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Games on 1987-05-01

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Baltimore Orioles1BoxFloyd BannisterScott McGregor(none)
Boston Red Sox12California Angels3BoxRoger ClemensUrbano Lugo(none)
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals0BoxPhil NiekroMark GubiczaRich Yett
New York Yankees4Minnesota Twins7BoxBert BlylevenRick RhodenJeff Reardon
Detroit Tigers1Oakland Athletics2BoxDennis EckersleyBryan Kelly(none)
Milwaukee Brewers10Seattle Mariners8BoxPaul MirabellaBill WilkinsonDan Plesac
Texas Rangers2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxJeff MusselmanMitch Williams(none)
Houston Astros12Atlanta Braves3BoxNolan RyanRick Mahler(none)
San Diego Padres5Chicago Cubs7BoxFrank DiPinoLance McCullersLee Smith
Montreal Expos6New York Mets7BoxJesse OroscoBob McClure(none)
Cincinnati Reds8Philadelphia Phillies5BoxMario SotoDon CarmanRon Robinson
San Francisco Giants2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxRick ReuschelMark Davis(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxRicky HortonMatt Young(none)

Standings as of 1987-05-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Milwaukee Brewers22193.864--1451054010-39-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1407268.514
224New York Yankees22148.6365.011992275-89-0L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I1407565.536
336Toronto Blue Jays21138.6195.59583125-48-4W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1418358.589
4816Boston Red Sox231013.4359.599112-134-116-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1396871.489
51120Baltimore Orioles22913.40910.0102109-75-64-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1405882.414
61019Detroit Tigers22913.40910.0928755-84-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1408951.636
71322Cleveland Indians23914.39110.598137-394-75-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium1395287.374
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Minnesota Twins22139.591--11299135-68-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1407268.514
2513Seattle Mariners241212.5002.0115131-164-58-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1386672.478
3612California Angels241212.5002.0121124-36-46-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1386375.457
4714Kansas City Royals20911.4503.0848403-66-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1427468.521
5917Oakland Athletics241014.4174.011611603-77-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1387167.514
61221Texas Rangers20812.4004.08999-101-87-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1426775.472
71424Chicago White Sox19712.3684.56877-95-62-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1437073.490
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135St. Louis Cardinals21138.619--10788196-37-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1418259.582
259New York Mets21129.5711.0105106-15-47-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1418061.567
3610Chicago Cubs211110.5242.09786118-23-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1406575.464
4815Pittsburgh Pirates20911.4503.58994-52-47-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1427171.500
51023Montreal Expos21813.3815.077107-306-92-4L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1418358.589
61125Philadelphia Phillies21714.3336.083116-333-54-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1417368.518
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds23167.696--13387468-38-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1396871.489
223San Francisco Giants24168.6670.5107921510-56-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1387464.536
348Houston Astros22139.5912.510080204-69-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome1406377.450
4711Los Angeles Dodgers241212.5004.510392116-86-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1386177.442
5918Atlanta Braves22913.4096.597109-125-74-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1396079.432
61226San Diego Padres24618.25010.573114-413-103-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1385979.428


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bob BooneC39.164Signed as Free Agent by Angels. 
Bill CampbellP38.265Released by Expos. 
Ron GuidryP36.246Signed as Free Agent by Yankees. 
Tim RainesLF-OF27.228Signed as Free Agent by Expos.