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Sunday April 12,1987This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1987-04-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays3Boston Red Sox8BoxBob StanleyJim Clancy(none)
Detroit Tigers7Chicago White Sox1BoxJeff RobinsonJoel Davis(none)
Baltimore Orioles7Cleveland Indians1BoxEric BellKen Schrom(none)
New York Yankees2Kansas City Royals8BoxCharlie LeibrandtJoe Niekro(none)
California Angels1Oakland Athletics7BoxCurt YoungMike Witt(none)
Minnesota Twins8Seattle Mariners5BoxBert BlylevenMark LangstonJuan Berenguer
Milwaukee Brewers7Texas Rangers5BoxMark ClearScott AndersonChris Bosio
San Diego Padres5Cincinnati Reds2BoxEd WhitsonGuy HoffmanLance McCullers
Montreal Expos0Houston Astros1BoxBob KnepperBob SebraDave Smith
San Francisco Giants5Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxFernando ValenzuelaMike LaCossMatt Young
Atlanta Braves12New York Mets4BoxRandy O'NealBob Ojeda(none)
Chicago Cubs8Philadelphia Phillies9BoxSteve BedrosianLee Smith(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBob PattersonJohn TudorDon Robinson

Standings as of 1987-04-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Brewers6601.000--4633133-03-0W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1568571.545
223Baltimore Orioles651.8331.04028123-02-1W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1566294.397
359Detroit Tigers642.6672.04017233-01-2W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1569462.603
4713New York Yankees633.5003.02938-93-30-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I1568670.551
5612Toronto Blue Jays633.5003.02930-11-22-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1569363.596
6919Boston Red Sox624.3334.02634-80-32-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1567680.487
71425Cleveland Indians615.1675.03341-81-20-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium1566096.385
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Minnesota Twins651.833--3521142-13-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1568076.513
248California Angels642.6671.0292362-12-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1567185.455
3814Kansas City Royals633.5002.0363240-03-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1568076.513
41017Chicago White Sox624.3333.02038-182-10-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1567581.481
51118Seattle Mariners624.3333.02137-161-21-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1567680.487
71324Texas Rangers615.1674.03240-81-20-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1567482.474
61223Oakland Athletics615.1674.02327-40-31-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1568076.513
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2610St. Louis Cardinals532.600--261973-20-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1579265.586
1511New York Mets532.600--2023-30-03-2L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1578968.567
3815Chicago Cubs523.4001.0262602-10-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1567482.474
4716Pittsburgh Pirates523.4001.01820-20-22-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1577879.497
51021Philadelphia Phillies514.2002.02035-150-21-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1577978.503
61226Montreal Expos505.0003.01028-180-50-0L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1579166.580
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Houston Astros6601.000--2714130-06-0W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome1567086.449
336Cincinnati Reds541.8001.53116150-04-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1578077.510
225Atlanta Braves541.8001.53320132-12-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1566591.417
447San Francisco Giants752.7141.5292452-23-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1558570.548
5920Los Angeles Dodgers725.2864.52836-80-32-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1557184.458
61122San Diego Padres615.1675.01623-71-50-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1566492.410


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim CorsiP25.215Signed as Free Agent by Athletics.