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Tuesday May 19,1987This 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 1987-05-19

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Toronto Blue Jays1California Angels2BoxDeWayne BuiceJeff MusselmanDonnie Moore
Minnesota Twins3Cleveland Indians4BoxKen SchromMark Portugal(none)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals4BoxBret SaberhagenBob Stanley(none)
Chicago White Sox5Milwaukee Brewers1BoxJose DeLeonTeddy HigueraBob James
New York Yankees2Oakland Athletics4BoxDennis EckersleyDennis RasmussenJay Howell
Baltimore Orioles15Seattle Mariners4BoxJeff BallardMike Trujillo(none)
Detroit Tigers8Texas Rangers10BoxDale MohorcicEric King(none)
St. Louis Cardinals5Atlanta Braves6BoxGene GarberTodd Worrell(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Chicago Cubs9BoxRick SutcliffeTom BrowningEd Lynch
San Francisco Giants6Montreal Expos2BoxMike LaCossFloyd Youmans(none)
San Diego Padres4New York Mets5BoxRoger McDowellEric Show(none)
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJohn SmileyDave MeadsDon Robinson

Standings as of 1987-05-19

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees392514.641--2051505511-1214-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I1236459.520
235Toronto Blue Jays372215.5952.01911454611-1011-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1257451.592
348Milwaukee Brewers352015.5713.0176181-511-79-8L12T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1277156.559
4513Baltimore Orioles392019.5135.02081882014-86-11W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1234776.382
51019Detroit Tigers371720.4597.0179162176-1111-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1258144.648
61222Boston Red Sox381622.4218.5159174-155-1711-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1246262.500
71425Cleveland Indians381226.31612.5148213-655-157-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium1244975.395
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Kansas City Royals362214.611--160130307-915-5W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1266165.484
2611Seattle Mariners392019.5133.5186212-2610-710-12L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1235865.472
3712California Angels392019.5133.5180196-1610-810-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1235568.447
4914Minnesota Twins381919.5004.0177194-177-1012-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1246658.532
5816Oakland Athletics381919.5004.0182166167-1012-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1246262.500
61121Texas Rangers361620.4446.0174196-225-1311-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1265967.468
71324Chicago White Sox351421.4007.5134152-188-86-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1276364.496
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs372314.622--1681501816-57-9W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1245371.427
224St. Louis Cardinals352114.6001.01981653311-610-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1277453.583
3715Montreal Expos381919.5004.5175186-1110-109-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1247252.581
4918Pittsburgh Pirates361719.4725.5173176-34-913-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1266363.500
51020New York Mets371720.4596.0170184-146-1011-10W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1257550.600
61123Philadelphia Phillies361521.4177.5156183-276-79-14W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1266561.516
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Francisco Giants392316.590--1871662114-99-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1236756.545
247Cincinnati Reds382216.5790.52071683912-910-7L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1246262.500
469Houston Astros382018.5262.5151140118-1112-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome1245668.452
3510Atlanta Braves382018.5262.5202190129-1011-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1234974.398
5817Los Angeles Dodgers391920.4874.0159161-28-1311-7L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1235469.439
61226San Diego Padres411031.24414.0158235-775-185-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1215566.455


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Sal ButeraC34.236Released by Reds. 
Doug CorbettP34.196Signed as Free Agent by Angels. 
Paul WilmetP28.192Purchased by Pirates from Cardinals.