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MLB Games on Monday August 17, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Oakland AthleticsAL4California AngelsAL6Box | PBP930,090Anaheim StadiumNight2:37Mike WittDave LeiperDeWayne BuiceJackson, White
Boston Red SoxAL1Chicago White SoxAL2Box | PBP916,362Comiskey ParkNight2:28Dave LaPointJeff SellersBobby Thigpen---
Milwaukee BrewersAL5Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP97,011Cleveland StadiumNight2:54Mark KnudsonScott Bailes---Frobel
Seattle MarinersAL2Minnesota TwinsAL4Box | PBP929,623Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:26Les StrakerMark LangstonJeff ReardonBrunansky, Presley
Kansas City RoyalsAL7Texas RangersAL6Box | PBP924,101Arlington StadiumNight3:22John DavisJeff Russell---Parrish, Stanley, Tartabull
Atlanta BravesNL2Houston AstrosNL11Box | PBP918,810AstrodomeNight2:42Mike ScottTom Glavine---Griffey, Hatcher
6 record(s)
Glossary:
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 Monday, August 17, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Toronto Blue Jays1187048.593-62049112933-2737-21442618.591
AL East223Detroit Tigers1156847.5910.565253611632-2536-22473017.638
AL East334New York Yankees1186751.5683.05985494929-3238-19442222.500
AL East458Milwaukee Brewers1186256.5258.0622634-1230-3032-26442915.659
AL East51017Boston Red Sox1185662.47514.0618613519-4037-22442222.500
AL East61220Baltimore Orioles1185365.44917.0564622-5829-3024-35441430.318
AL East71426Cleveland Indians1184573.38125.0518690-17220-3925-34441628.364
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Minnesota Twins1206654.550-6085961224-3642-18421923.452
AL West2612Oakland Athletics1186058.5085.06165704629-3031-28442123.477
AL West3714California Angels1196059.5045.5574591-1730-2830-31431528.349
AL West4815Kansas City Royals1185959.5006.0502493924-3635-23442420.545
AL West5918Seattle Mariners1185662.4759.0548612-6425-3231-30442222.500
AL West61119Texas Rangers1175562.4709.5634640-624-3431-28452025.444
AL West71324Chicago White Sox1174869.41016.5522559-3726-3222-37452916.644
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111St. Louis Cardinals1177047.598-63152810338-2432-23452520.556
NL East225Montreal Expos1176651.5644.05535322129-2637-25452520.556
NL East336New York Mets1186652.5594.56005247630-2936-23442618.591
NL East449Philadelphia Phillies1176156.5219.0546561-1529-3032-26451926.422
NL East5713Chicago Cubs1186058.50810.5551575-2428-3132-27431627.372
NL East61022Pittsburgh Pirates1185167.43219.5508565-5721-3830-29442915.659
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1510Cincinnati Reds1196257.521-5905672331-3031-27432221.512
NL West2611San Francisco Giants1196257.521-5585114730-2932-28432815.651
NL West3816Houston Astros1185959.5002.5493487624-3535-24441727.386
NL West4921Los Angeles Dodgers1175265.4449.0457504-4721-3631-29452124.467
NL West51123Atlanta Braves1185068.42411.5548596-4822-3828-30431924.442
NL West61225San Diego Padres1184870.40713.5493578-8520-3828-32441727.386
26 record(s)
Glossary:
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