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Friday August 28,1987This 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 1987-08-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels5Baltimore Orioles6BoxMark WilliamsonChuck Finley(none)
Kansas City Royals9Chicago White Sox3BoxCharlie LeibrandtDave LaPoint(none)
Texas Rangers5Detroit Tigers3BoxMitch WilliamsJack MorrisDale Mohorcic
Minnesota Twins0Milwaukee Brewers1BoxChris BosioLes Straker(none)
Seattle Mariners10New York Yankees4BoxMike TrujilloCharles Hudson(none)
Oakland Athletics3Toronto Blue Jays2BoxDave StewartDave StiebDennis Eckersley
Chicago Cubs6Cincinnati Reds5BoxLee SmithJohn Franco(none)
Montreal Expos2Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxTim BurkeTim LearyBob McClure
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxBob WalkMike ScottJim Gott
Philadelphia Phillies8San Diego Padres1BoxDon CarmanEd Whitson(none)
New York Mets4San Francisco Giants0BoxDwight GoodenMike LaCoss(none)
Atlanta Braves3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxTodd WorrellGene Garber(none)

Standings as of 1987-08-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers1267551.595--71959012936-2839-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium362313.639
223Toronto Blue Jays1287652.594--66152613538-3038-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium342014.588
336New York Yankees1277156.5594.56295854433-3638-20L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I351817.514
447Milwaukee Brewers1287058.5476.06936722132-3138-27W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium342113.618
5917Boston Red Sox1266165.48414.06716551620-4141-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park361719.472
61220Baltimore Orioles1285969.46117.0613674-6133-3426-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium34826.235
71426Cleveland Indians1284880.37528.0572759-18720-4228-38L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium341321.382
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Oakland Athletics1286662.516--6656115430-3136-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum341519.441
2611Minnesota Twins1306763.515--640665-2524-4343-20L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome321814.563
3714Kansas City Royals1286464.5002.0552546627-3937-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium341915.559
4815California Angels1296366.4883.5603625-2230-3033-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium331221.364
51018Texas Rangers1286167.4775.0684691-727-3634-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium341420.412
61119Seattle Mariners1276067.4725.5593658-6526-3234-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome351817.514
71324Chicago White Sox1275374.41712.5575613-3830-3523-39L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park352411.686
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111St. Louis Cardinals1277651.598--67756611141-2735-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II351916.543
224New York Mets1287256.5634.56435618231-2941-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium342014.588
335Montreal Expos1277156.5595.05895761332-2739-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium352015.571
459Philadelphia Phillies1286761.5239.5589598-930-3037-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium341321.382
5713Chicago Cubs1276463.50412.0598628-3030-3334-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field341222.353
6921Pittsburgh Pirates1285771.44519.5553615-6223-4234-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium342311.676
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148San Francisco Giants1296861.527--6005495136-3232-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park332211.667
2612Houston Astros1286563.5082.5530523727-3938-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome341123.324
3816Cincinnati Reds1296366.4885.0636628831-3332-33L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium332112.636
41022Atlanta Braves1275671.44111.0606637-3123-4033-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium341321.382
51123Los Angeles Dodgers1285672.43811.5490536-4625-4231-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium341717.500
61225San Diego Padres1285276.40615.5536630-9423-4129-35L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium341321.382