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MLB Games on Saturday May 9, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL8Boston Red SoxAL1Box | PBP934,205Fenway ParkDay2:44Willie FraserAl Nipper---Joyner, White
Baltimore OriolesAL15Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP918,175Comiskey ParkNight3:01Dave J. SchmidtJoel McKeon---Dwyer, Hulett, Karkovice, Knight, Lacy, Murray (2), Sheets
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Cleveland IndiansAL0Box | PBP912,051Cleveland StadiumDay2:33Bret SaberhagenTom Candiotti---Beniquez
Oakland AthleticsAL8Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP915,685Tiger StadiumNight3:28Gene NelsonMark ThurmondJay HowellEvans, Gibson, Heath, McGwire, Phillips
Seattle MarinersAL8Milwaukee BrewersAL2Box | PBP943,502County StadiumDay2:50Mike MorganJuan Nieves------
Minnesota TwinsAL2New York YankeesAL0Box | PBP927,220Yankee Stadium INight2:45Les StrakerDennis RasmussenJeff Reardon---
Toronto Blue JaysAL15Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP928,847Arlington StadiumNight3:13Dave StiebEd Correa---Bell (2), Fernandez, Upshaw
New York MetsNL4Atlanta BravesNL5Box | PBP926,404Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumDay2:59David PalmerBob OjedaGene GarberMurphy
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP936,910Riverfront StadiumDay2:33Kevin GrossBill Gullickson---O'Neill, Schmidt (2)
St. Louis CardinalsNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP948,657Dodger StadiumNight2:30Fernando ValenzuelaDanny Cox------
Houston AstrosNL1Montreal ExposNL3Box | PBP912,590Olympic StadiumDay2:13Bob SebraJim DeshaiesTim BurkeNichols
Chicago CubsNL5San Diego PadresNL2Box | PBP919,088Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:42Greg MadduxEric ShowLee SmithDavis, Dawson, Durham (2)
Pittsburgh PiratesNL4San Francisco GiantsNL9Box | PBP917,609Candlestick ParkDay2:58Atlee HammakerBob Walk---Leonard, Speier, Wasinger
13 record(s)
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 09, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Milwaukee Brewers28208.714-1591332611-49-41347163.530
AL East224Toronto Blue Jays271710.6302.5136112247-610-41357956.585
AL East335New York Yankees291811.6212.5149113368-1010-11337162.534
AL East41019Baltimore Orioles291316.4487.514314129-74-91335479.406
AL East5918Boston Red Sox291316.4487.5124141-174-139-31336568.489
AL East61323Detroit Tigers281018.35710.0115119-45-105-81348846.657
AL East71425Cleveland Indians29920.31011.5116170-544-115-91335281.391
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Kansas City Royals261511.577-116102145-610-51366868.500
AL West2510California Angels301713.567-153137169-58-81325874.439
AL West3611Minnesota Twins291613.5520.513813266-710-61336964.519
AL West4713Seattle Mariners301614.5331.0150157-77-69-81326270.470
AL West5816Oakland Athletics301416.4673.0138139-15-99-71326765.508
AL West61121Chicago White Sox261016.3855.095115-207-63-101366769.493
AL West71222Texas Rangers261016.3855.0119140-211-109-61366571.478
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East136Chicago Cubs291712.586-1351181711-36-91325973.447
NL East248St. Louis Cardinals281612.5710.5153130239-47-81347955.590
NL East3815New York Mets271314.4813.0122132-105-68-81357956.585
NL East4917Montreal Expos281315.4643.5112134-2210-103-51347856.582
NL East51020Pittsburgh Pirates271116.4075.0115132-173-98-71356966.511
NL East61124Philadelphia Phillies27918.3337.0107142-354-65-121357164.526
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West112San Francisco Giants312110.677-1551223312-69-41316962.527
NL West223Cincinnati Reds291910.6551.01551114410-59-51336568.489
NL West359Houston Astros281612.5713.5119103167-99-31346074.448
NL West4612Los Angeles Dodgers311714.5484.0130115158-99-51315675.427
NL West5714Atlanta Braves291415.4836.0139142-35-79-81325577.417
NL West61226San Diego Padres32725.21914.5110171-613-124-131305872.446
26 record(s)
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