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Saturday, May 16,1987

Saturday, May 16,1987

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

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year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Baltimore Orioles  4  California Angels  2  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Scott McGregor Mike Witt Jack O'Connor 35,463 3:10
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Texas Rangers  7  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dale Mohorcic Jim Winn -- 24,692 2:45
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Cleveland Indians  3  Detroit Tigers  5  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jack Morris Phil Niekro -- 20,583 2:20
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Milwaukee Brewers  0  Kansas City Royals  13  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Charlie Leibrandt Bill Wegman -- 40,092 2:14
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Boston Red Sox  6  Minnesota Twins  1  box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Roger Clemens Bert Blyleven -- 23,414 2:31
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Toronto Blue Jays  3  Oakland Athletics  10  box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Moose Haas Jimmy Key -- 20,900 2:55
1987 reg season May 16,1987 New York Yankees  8  Seattle Mariners  10  box | pbp Kingdome Steve Shields Cecilio Guante -- 42,570 2:57
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Chicago Cubs  2  Houston Astros  1  box | pbp Astrodome Jamie Moyer Nolan Ryan Frank DiPino 34,921 2:34
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Los Angeles Dodgers  3  Montreal Expos  10  box | pbp Stade Olympique Bryn Smith Bob Welch -- 14,534 3:08
1987 reg season May 16,1987 San Francisco Giants  5  New York Mets  4  box | pbp Shea Stadium Scott Garrelts Jeff Innis -- 48,128 3:34
1987 reg season May 16,1987 San Diego Padres  0  Philadelphia Phillies  9  box | pbp Veterans Stadium Don Carman Jimmy Jones -- 21,713 2:21
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Atlanta Braves  10  Pittsburgh Pirates  8  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Jeff Dedmon John Smiley Gene Garber 16,939 3:35
1987 reg season May 16,1987 Cincinnati Reds  5  St. Louis Cardinals  6  box | pbp Busch Stadium II Tim Conroy Mario Soto Todd Worrell 46,887 2:31
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 36 23 13 .639 0.0 193 142 51 L1 9-11 14-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 34 21 13 .618 1.0 178 140 38 L1 10-8 11-5 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 1.5 173 173 0 L10 11-6 9-7 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 36 17 19 .472 6.0 184 182 2 W1 11-8 6-11 4 9 17 -- dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 35 16 19 .457 6.5 148 156 -8 W1 5-14 11-5 5 10 18 -- dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 34 15 19 .441 7.0 157 145 12 W4 5-10 10-9 6 12 21 -- Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 36 11 25 .306 12.0 140 202 -62 L3 5-14 6-11 7 14 25 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 33 19 14 .576 0.0 149 125 24 W2 7-9 12-5 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 36 20 16 .556 0.5 179 183 -4 W1 10-7 10-9 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 36 19 17 .528 1.5 176 180 -4 L1 10-8 9-9 3 6 11 -- dnq
1987 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 36 18 18 .500 2.5 164 182 -18 L1 7-9 11-9 4 7 14 -- Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 35 17 18 .486 3.0 174 162 12 W1 7-10 10-8 5 8 16 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 4.0 156 174 -18 W1 5-12 10-6 6 11 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 33 12 21 .364 7.0 121 146 -25 L1 7-8 5-13 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 33 20 13 .606 0.0 183 157 26 W4 11-5 9-8 1 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 35 21 14 .600 0.0 153 144 9 W3 15-5 6-9 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 35 17 18 .486 4.0 158 175 -17 W2 10-10 7-8 3 8 15 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 5.0 161 165 -4 L2 4-9 11-9 4 9 19 -- dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 34 15 19 .441 5.5 154 169 -15 L1 6-10 9-9 5 10 22 -- dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 34 14 20 .412 6.5 146 174 -28 W3 6-7 8-13 6 11 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 36 22 14 .611 0.0 203 149 54 L2 12-7 10-7 1 1 4 Yes dnq
1987 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 36 22 14 .611 0.0 175 151 24 W1 13-7 9-7 2 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 35 19 16 .543 2.5 141 128 13 L2 7-10 12-6 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 36 19 17 .528 3.0 191 179 12 W2 9-9 10-8 4 6 12 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 37 19 18 .514 3.5 153 148 5 L3 8-11 11-7 5 7 13 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 38 8 30 .211 15.0 141 220 -79 L5 3-17 5-13 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name team name statusshort Transaction Description
Paul Householder Houston Astros Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1987-1987 ($0m) [Free Agent]
1 record(s)