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Games on 1987-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Milwaukee Brewers1Baltimore Orioles2BoxMike FlanaganTeddy Higuera(none)
Texas Rangers6Boston Red Sox7BoxWes GardnerSteve Howe(none)
Oakland Athletics13California Angels3BoxDave StewartJohn Candelaria(none)
Detroit Tigers8Kansas City Royals4BoxEric KingDanny JacksonMike Henneman
Seattle Mariners4Minnesota Twins14BoxRoy SmithLee Guetterman(none)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees11BoxDennis RasmussenKen SchromTim Stoddard
Chicago White Sox1Toronto Blue Jays0BoxRichard DotsonJim Clancy(none)
New York Mets3Chicago Cubs7BoxJamie MoyerTerry LeachFrank DiPino
Atlanta Braves0Houston Astros8BoxDanny DarwinRick Mahler(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Montreal Expos6BoxTim BurkeBrian Fisher(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers0San Francisco Giants5BoxDave DraveckyFernando Valenzuela(none)
Philadelphia Phillies5St. Louis Cardinals2BoxKevin GrossBob ForschSteve Bedrosian

Standings as of 1987-08-15

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Toronto Blue Jays1176948.590--61448712733-2736-21L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium452718.600
223Detroit Tigers1146747.5880.564253011231-2536-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium483117.646
334New York Yankees1176750.5732.05985485029-3238-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I452223.489
458Milwaukee Brewers1166056.5178.5611629-1828-3032-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium463115.674
51119Boston Red Sox1165561.47413.5605609-419-3936-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park462323.500
61220Baltimore Orioles1175364.45316.0562616-5429-3024-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium451431.311
71426Cleveland Indians1164472.37924.5514685-17119-3925-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium461729.370
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147Minnesota Twins1186454.542--599593624-3640-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome442123.477
2613Oakland Athletics1165957.5094.06035584528-2931-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum462224.478
3714California Angels1175958.5044.5562578-1630-2829-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium451629.356
4815Kansas City Royals1165858.5005.04894771223-3635-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium462521.543
5917Seattle Mariners1165660.4837.0545603-5825-3031-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome462224.478
61018Texas Rangers1155560.4787.5626621524-3331-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium472027.426
71325Chicago White Sox1154768.40915.5516552-3626-3121-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park473017.638
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1167046.603--62852410438-2432-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II462521.543
225Montreal Expos1166551.5605.05435251829-2636-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium462620.565
336New York Mets1176552.5565.55775146329-2936-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium452718.600
449Philadelphia Phillies1166056.51710.0542558-1628-3032-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium462026.435
5712Chicago Cubs1176057.51310.5541552-1128-3132-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field441628.364
61022Pittsburgh Pirates1175166.43619.5501555-5421-3730-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium452916.644
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Cincinnati Reds1186157.517--5885672130-3031-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium442321.523
2611San Francisco Giants1186157.517--5575114630-2931-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park442915.659
3816Houston Astros1165759.4913.0476483-724-3533-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome461927.413
4921Los Angeles Dodgers1165264.4488.0457503-4621-3531-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium462125.457
51123Atlanta Braves1165066.43110.0544579-3522-3628-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium451926.422
61224San Diego Padres1174869.41012.5493576-8320-3828-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium451728.378