Today in Tribe History: October 6, 1997
Compiled by Jason Kaminski
Cleveland wins game 5 in the AL Divisional series against New York to advance to the ALCS. The final score of the game was 4-3 as Jaret Wright earned the victory. The Tribe jumped out to an early lead when they scored three runs in the bottom of the third. Manny Ramirez hit a two-run ground rule double then Matt Williams drove him in with a single. Tony Fernandez added a sacrifice fly in the 4th to cap the scoring.