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Games on 1987-07-08

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox5Baltimore Orioles6BoxMike BoddickerJim Winn(none)
Boston Red Sox3California Angels5BoxWillie FraserJeff SellersDeWayne Buice
Kansas City Royals8Cleveland Indians9BoxSammy StewartJerry Gleaton(none)
Minnesota Twins4New York Yankees13BoxRick RhodenMike SmithsonPat Clements
Detroit Tigers9Oakland Athletics5BoxJeff RobinsonSteve OntiverosMark Thurmond
Milwaukee Brewers2Seattle Mariners5BoxBill WilkinsonDan Plesac(none)
Texas Rangers2Toronto Blue Jays5BoxJeff MusselmanBobby WittTom Henke
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves5BoxCharlie PuleoSid Fernandez(none)
San Diego Padres8Chicago Cubs12BoxLes LancasterLance McCullers(none)
Philadelphia Phillies7Cincinnati Reds2BoxBruce RuffinGuy Hoffman(none)
Montreal Expos1Houston Astros0BoxFloyd YoumansNolan Ryan(none)
San Francisco Giants8Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJeff RobinsonBrett Gideon(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers3St. Louis Cardinals6BoxBob ForschFernando Valenzuela(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers7St. Louis Cardinals8BoxPat PerryOrel Hershiser(none)

Standings as of 1987-07-08

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees855332.624--4573748323-1830-14W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I773641.468
223Toronto Blue Jays834835.5784.04283428623-2025-15W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium794831.608
334Detroit Tigers814635.5685.04523827024-1922-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium815229.642
4917Milwaukee Brewers814041.49411.0400442-4220-2420-17L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium815130.630
51018Boston Red Sox843945.46413.5423435-1213-3226-13L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park783939.500
61324Baltimore Orioles843351.39319.5395471-7619-2414-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium783444.436
71425Cleveland Indians833053.36122.0362501-13912-2718-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium793148.392
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
145Minnesota Twins854738.553--436432418-2529-13L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome773839.494
257Kansas City Royals834538.5421.03683442418-2427-14L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium793841.481
3610Oakland Athletics834439.5302.04223824020-1724-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum793742.468
4713California Angels854441.5183.04093892021-1723-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium773146.403
5814Seattle Mariners844341.5123.5383416-3321-1622-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome783543.449
61119Texas Rangers823844.4637.5426436-1017-2721-17L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium803743.463
71223Chicago White Sox813249.39513.0368383-1518-2514-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park814536.556
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals825329.646--46836010828-1325-16W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II804238.525
238Montreal Expos824438.5379.0392388422-1922-19W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium804733.588
349Chicago Cubs844539.5369.03903771321-1824-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field773146.403
4511New York Mets834439.5309.53983673121-2423-15L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium794831.608
5816Philadelphia Phillies824141.50012.0375403-2818-2023-21W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium803941.488
61121Pittsburgh Pirates843747.44017.0366422-5615-2622-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium784335.551
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Cincinnati Reds844638.548--4323993322-1724-21L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium783840.487
2612Houston Astros834340.5182.5347340718-2425-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome793346.418
3715San Francisco Giants844341.5123.03973811627-1916-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park784731.603
4920Atlanta Braves833845.4587.5404411-717-2121-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium783147.397
51022Los Angeles Dodgers843747.4409.0318343-2515-2922-18L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium783642.462
61226San Diego Padres852956.34117.5333429-9614-3215-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium773641.468