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1997 World Series (4-3): Florida Marlins (92-70) over Cleveland Indians (86-75)

WS: FLA-CLE / ALCS: CLE-BAL / NLCS: FLA-ATL / Div. Series: CLE-NYY / BAL-SEA / FLA-SFG / ATL-HOU
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Series Games

Game 1 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 18, 1997 at Pro Player Stadium (Florida Marlins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Cleveland Indians            1  0  0    0  1  1    0  1  0     4 11  0
    Florida Marlins              0  0  1    4  2  0    0  0  x     7  7  1

    PITCHERS: CLE - Hershiser, Juden (5), Plunk (6), Assenmacher (8)
              FLA - Hernandez, Cook (6), Powell (8), Nen (9)

               WP - Livan Hernandez
	       LP - Orel Hershiser
             SAVE - Robb Nen

   HOME RUNS: CLE - Ramirez, Thome
              FLA - Alou, Johnson

  ATTENDANCE: 67,245

Game 2 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 19, 1997 at Pro Player Stadium (Florida Marlins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Cleveland Indians            1  0  0    0  3  2    0  0  0     6 14  0
    Florida Marlins              1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0     1  8  0

    PITCHERS: CLE - Ogea, Jackson (7), Mesa (9)
              FLA - Brown, Heredia (7), Alfonseca (8)

               WP - Chad Ogea
	       LP - Kevin Brown
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CLE - Alomar
              FLA - none

  ATTENDANCE: 67,025

Game 3 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Tuesday, October 21, 1997 at Jacobs Field (Cleveland Indians)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Florida Marlins              1  0  1    1  0  2    2  0  7    14 16  3
    Cleveland Indians            2  0  0    3  2  0    0  0  4    11 10  3

    PITCHERS: FLA - Leiter, Heredia (5), Cook (8), Nen (9)
              CLE - Nagy, Anderson (7), Jackson (7), Assenmacher (8), Plunk (8), Morman (9), Mesa (9)

               WP - Dennis Cook
	       LP - Eric Plunk
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: FLA - Daulton, Eisenreich, Sheffield
              CLE - Thome

  ATTENDANCE: 44,880

Game 4 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Wednesday, October 22, 1997 at Jacobs Field (Cleveland Indians)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Florida Marlins              0  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  0     3  6  2
    Cleveland Indians            3  0  3    0  0  1    1  2  x    10 15  0

    PITCHERS: FLA - Saunders, Alfonseca (3), Vosberg (6), Powell (8)
              CLE - Wright, Anderson (7)

               WP - Jaret Wright
	       LP - Tony Saunders
             SAVE - Brian Anderson

   HOME RUNS: FLA - Alou
              CLE - Ramirez, Williams

  ATTENDANCE: 44,887

Game 5 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Thursday, October 23, 1997 at Jacobs Field (Cleveland Indians)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Florida Marlins              0  2  0    0  0  4    0  1  1     8 15  2
    Cleveland Indians            0  1  3    0  0  0    0  0  3     7  9  0

    PITCHERS: FLA - Hernandez, Nen (9)
              CLE - Hershiser, Morman (6), Plunk (6), Juden (7), Assenmacher (8), Mesa (9)

               WP - Livan Hernandez
	       LP - Orel Hershiser
             SAVE - Robb Nen

   HOME RUNS: FLA - Alou
              CLE - Alomar

  ATTENDANCE: 44,888

Game 6 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Saturday, October 25, 1997 at Pro Player Stadium (Florida Marlins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -     -  -  -
    Cleveland Indians            0  2  1    0  1  0    0  0  0     4  7  0
    Florida Marlins              0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0     1  8  0

    PITCHERS: CLE - Ogea, Jackson (6), Assenmacher (8), Mesa (9)
              FLA - Brown, Heredia (6), Powell (8), Vosberg (9)

               WP - Chad Ogea
	       LP - Kevin Brown
             SAVE - Jose Mesa

   HOME RUNS: CLE - none
              FLA - none

  ATTENDANCE: 67,498

Game 7 / Box Score and Play-By-Play

  Sunday, October 26, 1997 at Pro Player Stadium (Florida Marlins)

                                 1  2  3    4  5  6    7  8  9   10 11     R  H  E
                                 -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -  -    -  -     -  -  -
    Cleveland Indians            0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0     2  6  2
    Florida Marlins              0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  1     3  8  0

    PITCHERS: CLE - Wright, Assenmacher (7), Jackson (8), Anderson (8), Mesa (9), Nagy (10)
              FLA - Leiter, Cook (7), Alfonseca (8), Heredia (9), Nen (9), Powell (11)

               WP - Jay Powell
	       LP - Charles Nagy
             SAVE - none

   HOME RUNS: CLE - none
              FLA - Bonilla

  ATTENDANCE: 67,204

Series MVP - Livan Hernandez

Series Batting Stats

Florida Marlins Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Kurt Abbott 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 94 252 35 69 6 30 3 .274 .747
Antonio Alfonseca 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 17 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Moises Alou 7 28 6 9 2 0 3 9 3 6 .321 .387 .714 1.101 1 0 0 150 538 88 157 23 115 9 .292 .866
Alex Arias 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 74 93 13 23 1 11 0 .247 .653
Bobby Bonilla 7 29 5 6 1 0 1 3 3 5 .207 .281 .345 .626 0 0 2 153 562 77 167 17 96 6 .297 .846
Kevin Brown 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 33 72 4 9 0 4 0 .125 .321
John Cangelosi 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 0 0 103 192 28 47 1 12 5 .245 .623
Jeff Conine 6 13 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .231 .231 .231 .462 0 0 0 151 405 46 98 17 61 2 .242 .742
Dennis Cook 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 61 9 2 5 1 2 0 .556 1.444
Craig Counsell 7 22 4 4 1 0 0 2 6 5 .182 .345 .227 .572 1 0 1 *52 164 20 49 1 16 1 .299 .773
Darren Daulton 7 18 7 7 2 0 1 2 3 0 .389 .455 .667 1.121 1 0 0 *136 395 68 104 14 63 6 .263 .841
Jim Eisenreich 5 8 1 4 0 0 1 3 3 1 .500 .636 .875 1.511 0 0 0 120 293 36 82 2 34 0 .280 .717
Cliff Floyd 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0 0 61 137 23 32 6 19 6 .234 .799
Felix Heredia 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 2 0 1 0 0 0 .500 1.000
Livan Hernandez 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 17 29 2 5 0 2 0 .172 .441
Charles Johnson 7 28 4 10 0 0 1 3 1 6 .357 .379 .464 .844 0 0 0 124 416 43 104 19 63 0 .250 .802
Al Leiter 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 0 0 1 27 48 2 5 0 1 0 .104 .261
Robb Nen 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 73 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jay Powell 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 74 4 0 2 0 1 0 .500 1.000
Edgar Renteria 7 31 3 9 2 0 0 3 3 5 .290 .353 .355 .708 0 0 1 154 617 90 171 4 52 32 .277 .668
Tony Saunders 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 22 37 2 3 1 1 0 .081 .290
Gary Sheffield 7 24 4 7 1 0 1 5 8 5 .292 .485 .458 .943 0 0 1 135 444 86 111 21 71 11 .250 .870
Ed Vosberg 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *59 0 0 0 0 0 0
Devon White 7 33 0 8 3 1 0 2 3 10 .242 .306 .394 .699 1 0 0 74 265 37 65 6 34 13 .245 .707
Gregg Zaun 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 58 143 21 43 2 20 1 .301 .856
Totals 108 250 37 68 12 1 8 34 36 48 .272 .363 .424 .787 4 0 162 5439 740 1410 136 115 .259 .741

Cleveland Indians Batting

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS SB CS E G AB R H HR RBI SB BA OPS
Sandy Alomar 7 30 5 11 1 0 2 10 2 3 .367 .406 .600 1.006 0 0 0 125 451 63 146 21 83 0 .324 .900
Brian Anderson 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0
Paul Assenmacher 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 75 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Branson 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 *94 170 14 34 3 12 1 .200 .568
Tony Fernandez 5 17 1 8 1 0 0 4 0 1 .471 .444 .529 .974 0 0 2 120 409 55 117 11 44 6 .286 .746
Brian Giles 5 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 4 1 .500 .750 .750 1.500 0 1 0 130 377 62 101 17 61 13 .268 .827
Marquis Grissom 7 25 5 9 1 0 0 2 4 4 .360 .448 .400 .848 0 0 1 144 558 74 146 12 66 22 .262 .713
Orel Hershiser 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 32 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .250
Michael Jackson 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 71 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jeff Juden 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 *30 43 1 6 0 4 0 .140 .364
David Justice 7 27 4 5 0 0 0 4 6 8 .185 .333 .185 .519 0 1 0 139 495 84 163 33 101 3 .329 1.013
Jose Mesa 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 66 0 0 0 0 0 0
Alvin Morman 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Charles Nagy 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 34 5 1 1 0 0 0 .200 .400
Chad Ogea 2 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 .500 .500 .750 1.250 0 0 0 21 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Eric Plunk 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 56 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Manny Ramirez 7 26 3 4 0 0 2 6 6 5 .154 .294 .385 .679 0 0 1 150 561 99 184 26 88 2 .328 .953
Bip Roberts 6 22 3 6 4 0 0 4 3 5 .273 .360 .455 .815 0 1 0 *120 431 63 130 4 44 18 .302 .730
Kevin Seitzer 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 64 198 27 53 2 24 0 .268 .694
Jim Thome 7 28 8 8 0 1 2 4 5 7 .286 .394 .571 .965 0 0 1 147 496 104 142 40 102 1 .286 1.001
Omar Vizquel 7 30 5 7 2 0 0 1 3 5 .233 .303 .300 .603 5 0 0 153 565 89 158 5 49 43 .280 .715
Matt Williams 7 26 8 10 1 0 1 3 7 6 .385 .515 .538 1.054 0 0 0 151 596 86 157 32 105 12 .263 .795
Jaret Wright 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 16 3 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000
Totals 99 247 44 72 12 1 7 42 40 51 .291 .386 .433 .819 5 3 161 5556 868 1589 220 118 .286 .825

Florida Marlins Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Antonio Alfonseca 3 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 6.1 6 0 0 1 5 1.105 17 0 4.91 1 3 0 25.2 36 10 19 1.792
Kevin Brown 2 2 8.18 0 2 0 0 11.0 15 10 10 5 6 1.818 33 33 2.69 16 8 0 237.1 214 66 205 1.180
Dennis Cook 3 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 3.2 1 0 0 1 5 0.545 59 0 3.90 1 2 0 62.1 64 28 63 1.476
Felix Heredia 4 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 5.1 2 0 0 1 5 0.563 56 0 4.29 5 3 0 56.2 53 30 54 1.465
Livan Hernandez 2 2 5.27 2 0 0 0 13.2 15 9 8 10 7 1.829 17 17 3.18 9 3 0 96.1 81 38 72 1.235
Al Leiter 2 2 5.06 0 0 0 0 10.2 10 9 6 10 10 1.875 27 27 4.34 11 9 0 151.1 133 91 132 1.480
Robb Nen 4 0 7.71 0 0 2 0 4.2 8 5 4 2 7 2.143 73 0 3.89 9 3 35 74.0 72 40 81 1.514
Jay Powell 4 0 7.36 1 0 0 0 3.2 5 3 3 4 2 2.455 74 0 3.28 7 2 2 79.2 71 30 65 1.268
Tony Saunders 1 1 27.00 0 1 0 0 2.0 7 6 6 3 2 5.000 22 21 4.61 4 6 0 111.1 99 64 102 1.464
Ed Vosberg 2 0 6.00 0 0 0 0 3.0 3 2 2 3 2 2.000 *59 0 4.42 2 3 1 53.0 59 21 37 1.509
Totals 27 7 5.48 4 3 2 0 64.0 72 44 39 40 51 1.750 162 162 3.826 92 70 1446.2 1353 639 1188 1.377

Cleveland Indians Pitching

* indicates player was with multiple teams
Playoff Series Stats Regular Season Stats
G GS ERA W L SV CG IP H R ER BB SO WHIP G GS ERA W L SV IP H BB SO WHIP
Brian Anderson 3 0 2.45 0 0 1 0 3.2 2 1 1 0 2 0.545 8 8 4.69 4 2 0 48.0 55 11 22 1.375
Paul Assenmacher 5 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 0 0 0 6 1.250 75 0 2.94 5 0 4 49.0 43 15 53 1.184
Orel Hershiser 2 2 11.70 0 2 0 0 10.0 15 13 13 6 5 2.100 32 32 4.47 14 6 0 195.1 199 69 107 1.372
Michael Jackson 4 0 1.93 0 0 0 0 4.2 5 1 1 3 4 1.714 71 0 3.24 2 5 15 75.0 59 29 74 1.173
Jeff Juden 2 0 4.50 0 0 0 0 2.0 2 1 1 2 0 2.000 *30 27 4.46 11 6 0 161.1 157 72 136 1.419
Jose Mesa 5 0 5.40 0 0 1 0 5.0 10 3 3 1 5 2.200 66 0 2.40 4 4 16 82.1 83 28 69 1.348
Alvin Morman 2 0 0.00 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 2 0 2 1 6.000 34 0 5.89 0 0 2 18.1 19 14 13 1.800
Charles Nagy 2 1 6.43 0 1 0 0 7.0 8 6 5 5 5 1.857 34 34 4.28 15 11 0 227.0 253 77 149 1.454
Chad Ogea 2 2 1.54 2 0 0 0 11.2 11 2 2 3 5 1.200 21 21 4.99 8 9 0 126.1 139 47 80 1.472
Eric Plunk 3 0 9.00 0 1 0 0 3.0 3 4 3 4 3 2.333 55 0 4.66 4 5 0 65.2 62 36 66 1.492
Jaret Wright 2 2 2.92 1 0 0 0 12.1 7 4 4 10 12 1.378 16 16 4.38 8 3 0 90.1 81 35 63 1.284
Totals 32 7 4.66 3 4 2 0 63.2 68 37 33 36 48 1.634 161 161 4.728 86 75 1425.2 1528 575 1036 1.475

WS: FLA-CLE / ALCS: CLE-BAL / NLCS: FLA-ATL / Div. Series: CLE-NYY / BAL-SEA / FLA-SFG / ATL-HOU
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