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MLB Games on Saturday May 2, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Chicago White SoxAL7Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP929,032Memorial StadiumNight2:52Jose DeLeonMike FlanaganJim WinnCalderon, Gonzales, Murray, Redus, Sheets
Boston Red SoxAL2California AngelsAL4Box | PBP943,726Anaheim StadiumNight2:21Mike WittBob Stanley---Baylor, Schofield
Cleveland IndiansAL4Kansas City RoyalsAL5Box | PBP929,548Royals StadiumNight2:29Bret SaberhagenRich YettDan QuisenberryBernazard, Franco, Jackson, McRae, Tartabull
New York YankeesAL6Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP933,173Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight3:11Tommy JohnFrank ViolaDave RighettiHrbek, Kittle, Randolph, Winfield
Detroit TigersAL2Oakland AthleticsAL3Box | PBP1317,753Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay4:17Dave LeiperNate Snell------
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP923,701The KingdomeNight2:46Mark ClearMark LangstonDan PlesacSchroeder
Texas RangersAL8Toronto Blue JaysAL9Box | PBP928,352Exhibition StadiumDay3:42Mark EichhornGreg Harris---Incaviglia, McDowell, O'Brien
Houston AstrosNL4Atlanta BravesNL12Box | PBP916,748Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight2:42Randy O'NealJim DeshaiesJim AckerJames, Nettles, Virgil
San Diego PadresNL3Chicago CubsNL7Box | PBP925,428Wrigley FieldDay2:25Steve TroutEd WhitsonEd LynchDavis, Dawson, Durham, Sandberg
Montreal ExposNL11New York MetsNL7Box | PBP1037,235Shea StadiumDay4:00Randy St. ClaireJesse OroscoAndy McGaffiganRaines, Strawberry
Cincinnati RedsNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL8Box | PBP932,103Veterans StadiumNight2:30Bruce RuffinTom Browning---Bell, Schmidt
San Francisco GiantsNL0Pittsburgh PiratesNL1Box | PBP914,736Three Rivers StadiumNight2:51John SmileyKelly DownsDon Robinson---
Los Angeles DodgersNL7St. Louis CardinalsNL6Box | PBP946,247Busch Stadium IINight2:52Brian HoltonTodd WorrellOrel HershiserGuerrero, Scioscia
13 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, May 02, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Milwaukee Brewers23203.870-1511094211-39-01397168.511
AL East223New York Yankees23158.6525.012596296-89-01397465.532
AL East335Toronto Blue Jays22148.6365.510491135-49-41408258.586
AL East4918Boston Red Sox241014.41710.5101116-154-126-21386870.493
AL East51222Baltimore Orioles23914.39111.0105116-115-64-81395881.417
AL East61121Detroit Tigers23914.39111.0949045-94-51398950.640
AL East71424Cleveland Indians24915.37511.5102142-404-85-71385286.377
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Minnesota Twins231310.565-116105115-68-41397267.518
AL West2512California Angels251312.5201.0125126-16-47-81376275.453
AL West3613Seattle Mariners251213.4802.0119137-184-58-81376671.482
AL West4715Kansas City Royals211011.4762.0898813-67-51417368.518
AL West5816Oakland Athletics251114.4403.011911813-78-71377067.511
AL West61020Chicago White Sox20812.4003.57580-56-62-61426973.486
AL West71323Texas Rangers21813.3814.097108-111-97-41416774.475
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East136St. Louis Cardinals22139.591-11395186-37-61408258.586
NL East269Chicago Cubs221210.5451.010489158-24-81396475.460
NL East3510New York Mets221210.5451.0112117-55-47-61408060.571
NL East4814Pittsburgh Pirates211011.4762.59094-42-48-71417071.496
NL East51019Montreal Expos22913.4094.088114-267-92-41408258.586
NL East61125Philadelphia Phillies22814.3645.091119-283-55-91407268.514
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112Cincinnati Reds24168.667-13695418-48-41386870.493
NL West224San Francisco Giants25169.6400.5107931410-66-31377463.540
NL West348Houston Astros231310.5652.510492124-79-31396376.453
NL West4711Los Angeles Dodgers251312.5203.511098127-86-41376077.438
NL West5917Atlanta Braves231013.4355.5109113-45-75-61385979.428
NL West61226San Diego Padres25619.24010.576121-453-113-81375978.431
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season