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MLB Games on Tuesday August 18, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Baltimore OriolesAL4California AngelsAL1Box | PBP925,360Anaheim StadiumNight2:38Ken DixonKirk McCaskillJohn HabyanDeCinces, Kennedy
Boston Red SoxAL14Chicago White SoxAL8Box | PBP913,064Comiskey ParkNight3:38Al NipperFloyd Bannister---Evans, Walker
Milwaukee BrewersAL8Cleveland IndiansAL9Box | PBP1210,205Cleveland StadiumNight4:20John FarrellRay Burris---Brock, Sveum
Minnesota TwinsAL2Detroit TigersAL11Box | PBP932,053Tiger StadiumNight2:36Jack MorrisSteve Carlton---Brookens, Bush, Herndon (2), Smalley
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP934,823Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumNight2:47Dave StiebDennis EckersleyTom HenkeBell
New York YankeesAL4Seattle MarinersAL3Box | PBP920,039The KingdomeNight3:13Tim StoddardBill WilkinsonDave RighettiMeacham, Pagliarulo
Kansas City RoyalsAL1Texas RangersAL3Box | PBP923,070Arlington StadiumNight2:54Charlie HoughMark Gubicza---Parrish, Seitzer
Chicago CubsNL5Atlanta BravesNL9Box | PBP917,469Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumNight3:07Rick MahlerEd LynchJim AckerJames, Sandberg
Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Cincinnati RedsNL4Box | PBP929,385Riverfront StadiumNight2:49Bob WalkRob MurphyJim GottBonds (2), Bonilla, Cangelosi, Esasky
St. Louis CardinalsNL0Houston AstrosNL4Box | PBP928,790AstrodomeNight2:34Nolan RyanDanny CoxDave SmithAshby
Los Angeles DodgersNL1Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP930,349Olympic StadiumNight2:42Tim BurkeOrel HershiserBob McClure---
San Francisco GiantsNL2New York MetsNL7Box | PBP941,587Shea StadiumNight2:59Dwight GoodenAtlee Hammaker---Brenly, Johnson, McReynolds, Teufel
San Diego PadresNL9Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP1127,867Veterans StadiumNight3:35Rich GossageWally Ritchie---Santiago (2)
13 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 Tuesday, August 18, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Toronto Blue Jays1197148.597-62249213034-2737-21432518.581
AL East222Detroit Tigers1166947.5950.566353812532-2537-22462917.630
AL East334New York Yankees1196851.5713.06025525030-3238-19432122.488
AL East458Milwaukee Brewers1196257.5219.0630643-1330-3132-26432914.674
AL East5917Boston Red Sox1195762.47914.06326211120-4037-22432122.488
AL East61220Baltimore Orioles1195465.45417.0568623-5530-3024-35431330.302
AL East71426Cleveland Indians1194673.38725.0527698-17120-3926-34431528.349
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West147Minnesota Twins1216655.545-610607324-3742-18411922.463
AL West2613Oakland Athletics1196059.5045.06175724529-3031-29432122.488
AL West3715California Angels1206060.5005.5575595-2030-2830-32421527.357
AL West4816Kansas City Royals1195960.4966.0503496724-3735-23432419.558
AL West51018Texas Rangers1185662.4758.5637641-424-3432-28441925.432
AL West61119Seattle Mariners1195663.4719.0551616-6525-3231-31432221.512
AL West71325Chicago White Sox1184870.40716.5530573-4326-3222-38442915.659
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113St. Louis Cardinals1187048.593-6315329938-2532-23442519.568
NL East225Montreal Expos1186751.5683.05555332229-2638-25442420.545
NL East336New York Mets1196752.5633.56075268130-2937-23432518.581
NL East449Philadelphia Phillies1186157.5179.0550570-2029-3032-27441925.432
NL East5814Chicago Cubs1196059.50410.5556584-2828-3232-27421626.381
NL East61022Pittsburgh Pirates1195267.43718.5515569-5422-3830-29432815.651
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1510Cincinnati Reds1206258.517-5945742031-3031-28422220.524
NL West2611San Francisco Giants1206258.517-5605184230-3032-28422814.667
NL West3712Houston Astros1196059.5041.54974871024-3536-24431627.372
NL West4921Los Angeles Dodgers1185266.4419.0458506-4821-3731-29442123.477
NL West51123Atlanta Braves1195168.42910.5557601-4422-3829-30421824.429
NL West61224San Diego Padres1194970.41212.5502582-8021-3828-32431627.372
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