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Saturday August 22,1987This 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 1987-08-22

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins5Boston Red Sox6BoxCalvin SchiraldiLes Straker(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2California Angels0BoxJose NunezMike WittTom Henke
Detroit Tigers8Cleveland Indians6BoxMike HennemanScott BailesEric King
Kansas City Royals8Milwaukee Brewers7BoxJerry GleatonMark Knudson(none)
New York Yankees0Oakland Athletics6BoxGene NelsonSteve Trout(none)
Baltimore Orioles6Seattle Mariners14BoxMark LangstonDave J. Schmidt(none)
Chicago White Sox6Texas Rangers8BoxCharlie HoughDave LaPointMitch Williams
Pittsburgh Pirates3Atlanta Braves10BoxTom GlavineBob Walk(none)
Houston Astros5Chicago Cubs4BoxLarry AndersenFrank DiPinoDave Smith
St. Louis Cardinals9Cincinnati Reds7BoxPat PerryRob MurphyKen Dayley
San Francisco Giants4Montreal Expos5BoxTim BurkeCraig Lefferts(none)
San Diego Padres8New York Mets3BoxMark DavisSid FernandezRich Gossage
Los Angeles Dodgers0Philadelphia Phillies2BoxMike MadduxRick HoneycuttKent Tekulve

Standings as of 1987-08-22

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1217249.595--69356512833-2739-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium412615.634
222Toronto Blue Jays1237350.593--63550812736-2937-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium392316.590
334New York Yankees1236954.5614.06175684931-3538-19L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I392019.513
448Milwaukee Brewers1236558.5288.06676551232-3133-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium392613.667
5917Boston Red Sox1225963.48413.56526371520-4139-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park401921.475
61220Baltimore Orioles1235667.45517.0582643-6132-3224-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium391128.282
71426Cleveland Indians1244876.38725.5557740-18320-3928-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium381325.342
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Minnesota Twins1256659.528--619639-2024-4142-18L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome371918.514
2611Oakland Athletics1236360.5122.06425865629-3034-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum391821.462
3715Kansas City Royals1226161.5003.55225121026-3835-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium402218.550
4816California Angels1246163.4924.5581604-2330-2831-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium381424.368
51018Seattle Mariners1235964.4806.0572635-6325-3234-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome391920.487
61119Texas Rangers1225864.4756.5657664-724-3434-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium401723.425
71325Chicago White Sox1225072.41014.5550590-4027-3423-38L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park402713.675
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113St. Louis Cardinals1227250.590--64754710040-2732-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II402317.575
225Montreal Expos1226854.5574.05745601429-2639-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium402317.575
336New York Mets1236855.5534.56255547130-2938-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium392415.615
447Philadelphia Phillies1236657.5376.5577581-429-3037-27W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium391425.359
5814Chicago Cubs1236261.50410.5580608-2829-3333-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field381424.368
61123Pittsburgh Pirates1235370.43119.5535598-6323-4130-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium392712.692
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510San Francisco Giants1246460.516--5845394532-3232-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park382612.684
2612Houston Astros1236360.5120.55145031125-3638-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome391326.333
3713Cincinnati Reds1246361.5081.06165981831-3032-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium382117.553
5922Los Angeles Dodgers1235469.4399.5479528-4923-4031-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium391920.487
41021Atlanta Braves1235469.4399.5586621-3522-3832-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium381523.395
61224San Diego Padres1235172.41512.5523603-8023-4028-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium391425.359


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Kevin HickeyP31.179Signed as Free Agent by Giants.