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Wednesday July 29,1987This 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 1987-07-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles7Cleveland Indians4BoxEric BellTom Candiotti(none)
Chicago White Sox4Detroit Tigers0BoxFloyd BannisterJack Morris(none)
Kansas City Royals0New York Yankees4BoxTim StoddardDanny JacksonDave Righetti
California Angels5Oakland Athletics4BoxDon SuttonSteve OntiverosDeWayne Buice
Minnesota Twins3Seattle Mariners8BoxLee GuettermanMike Smithson(none)
Milwaukee Brewers9Texas Rangers8BoxDan PlesacPaul Kilgus(none)
Boston Red Sox6Toronto Blue Jays5BoxCalvin SchiraldiGary Lavelle(none)
Houston Astros3Atlanta Braves5BoxCharlie PuleoNolan RyanGene Garber
Montreal Expos11Chicago Cubs3BoxBryn SmithGreg Maddux(none)
San Diego Padres5Cincinnati Reds15BoxRob MurphyEric Show(none)
San Francisco Giants16Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxMike KrukowRick Honeycutt(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxDon CarmanDoug DrabekSteve Bedrosian
New York Mets6St. Louis Cardinals4BoxRoger McDowellPat Perry(none)

Standings as of 1987-07-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Yankees1016140.604--5264438327-2434-16W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I612833.459
223Detroit Tigers985840.5921.55394489126-2132-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium644024.625
334Toronto Blue Jays1015942.5842.052342010326-2433-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium613724.607
4510Milwaukee Brewers995148.5159.0524543-1924-2727-21W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium634023.635
51119Boston Red Sox1014754.46514.0518524-616-3631-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park613130.508
61220Baltimore Orioles1014655.45515.0483530-4727-2519-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium612140.344
71426Cleveland Indians1003565.35025.5434599-16515-3520-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium622636.419
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Minnesota Twins1035548.534--508523-1522-3233-16L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome593029.508
2612Oakland Athletics1015249.5152.05214794225-2327-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum612932.475
3714California Angels1025250.5102.5487484327-2425-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium602337.383
4815Kansas City Royals1004951.4904.5409413-420-3229-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium623428.548
5917Texas Rangers1004951.4904.55425301220-2829-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium622636.419
61018Seattle Mariners1014952.4855.0465518-5323-2426-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome612932.475
71324Chicago White Sox984058.40812.5436461-2521-2919-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park643727.578
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals996138.616--54443610833-1928-19L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II633429.540
225Montreal Expos995643.5665.04634461726-2130-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium633528.556
336New York Mets1005545.5506.54894385126-2529-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium623725.597
459Chicago Cubs1005248.5209.5465460525-2427-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field612437.393
5611Philadelphia Phillies995148.51510.0451469-1824-2427-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium632934.460
6922Pittsburgh Pirates1004555.45016.5423482-5921-3124-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium623527.565
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Cincinnati Reds1015447.535--5174843327-2327-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium613031.492
2713San Francisco Giants1025250.5102.54844483629-2423-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park603822.633
3816Houston Astros1004951.4904.5402411-922-2927-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome622735.435
41021Atlanta Braves1004555.4508.5473485-1219-3026-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium612437.393
51123Los Angeles Dodgers1014556.4469.0392434-4217-3128-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium612833.459
61225San Diego Padres1013665.35618.0403513-11015-3621-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium612932.475


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Johnnie LeMasterSS33.040Released by Athletics.