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Wednesday September 2,1987This 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 1987-09-02

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners8Baltimore Orioles6BoxMark LangstonJeff BallardJerry Reed
Texas Rangers0Chicago White Sox5BoxDave LaPointPaul Kilgus(none)
Cleveland Indians1Detroit Tigers2BoxJack MorrisTom Candiotti(none)
Milwaukee Brewers3Kansas City Royals2BoxBill WegmanCharlie LeibrandtDan Plesac
Boston Red Sox4Minnesota Twins5BoxLes StrakerAl NipperJeff Reardon
Oakland Athletics2New York Yankees3BoxDave RighettiRick Honeycutt(none)
California Angels6Toronto Blue Jays7BoxDavid WellsDeWayne Buice(none)
Chicago Cubs1Houston Astros10BoxMike ScottRick Sutcliffe(none)
Philadelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxDon CarmanOrel Hershiser(none)
Atlanta Braves0Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxBob WalkTom GlavineJim Gott
New York Mets4San Diego Padres3BoxDwight GoodenEd Whitson(none)
Montreal Expos7San Francisco Giants3BoxPascual PerezMike LaCossTim Burke
Cincinnati Reds3St. Louis Cardinals1BoxFrank WilliamsDanny CoxJohn Franco

Standings as of 1987-09-02

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1317952.603--74060413636-2843-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium311912.613
223Toronto Blue Jays1337954.5941.069755214538-3041-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium291712.586
335New York Yankees1337558.5645.06486064233-3642-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I291415.483
447Milwaukee Brewers1327260.5457.57076961134-3138-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium301911.633
5917Boston Red Sox1316368.48116.06946722222-4441-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park311516.484
61221Baltimore Orioles1336073.45120.0630702-7233-3427-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium29722.241
71426Cleveland Indians1345183.38129.5597779-18221-4430-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium281018.357
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Minnesota Twins1347064.522--667687-2026-4344-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome281513.536
2611Oakland Athletics1336865.5111.56856394632-3436-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum291316.448
3714California Angels1346668.4934.0632650-1833-3233-36L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium28919.321
4816Kansas City Royals1336568.4894.5570570028-4137-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium291811.621
51018Seattle Mariners1336370.4746.5619677-5829-3534-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome291514.517
61119Texas Rangers1326270.4707.0691711-2028-3934-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium301317.433
71323Chicago White Sox1325676.42413.0603635-3230-3526-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park30219.700
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112St. Louis Cardinals1327953.598--69458111341-2738-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II301614.533
224New York Mets1337657.5713.56685828635-3041-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium291613.552
336Montreal Expos1327458.5615.0611607435-2939-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium301713.567
459Philadelphia Phillies1337063.5269.5608616-833-3237-31W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium291019.345
5612Chicago Cubs1326765.50812.0610648-3833-3534-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field29920.310
6920Pittsburgh Pirates1336172.45918.5577624-4723-4238-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium291910.655
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148San Francisco Giants1347163.530--6345666836-3235-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park28199.679
2713Houston Astros1336667.4964.5547546127-4139-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome291019.345
3815Cincinnati Reds1346668.4935.06516411033-3433-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium281810.643
41022Atlanta Braves1325775.43213.0618654-3624-4433-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium291217.414
51124Los Angeles Dodgers1335677.42114.5508564-5625-4231-35L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium291712.586
61225San Diego Padres1335479.40616.5554651-9723-4131-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium291118.379


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tito NavarroSS16.355Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mets.