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Baseball on Saturday, May 02, 1987

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Chicago White Sox7Baltimore Orioles3BoxJose DeLeon (3-2)Mike Flanagan (0-4)BAL  R Gonzales (1), E Murray (2), L Sheets (1)  CHA  I Calderon (3), G Redus (1)Gary Redus (14.7)
Boston Red Sox2California Angels4BoxMike Witt (3-2)Bob Stanley (2-4)BOS  D Baylor (5)  CAL  D Schofield (3)Dick Schofield (21.7)
Cleveland Indians4Kansas City Royals5BoxBret Saberhagen (5-0)Rich Yett (1-1)CLE  T Bernazard (3), J Franco (3)  KCA  B Jackson (5), H McRae (1), D Tartabull (2)Julio Franco (37.3)
New York Yankees6Minnesota Twins4BoxTommy John (2-0)Frank Viola (1-4)MIN  K Hrbek (3)  NYA  R Kittle (2), W Randolph (1), D Winfield (5)Willie Randolph (32.8)
Detroit Tigers2Oakland Athletics3BoxDave Leiper (1-0)Nate Snell (0-1)NoneLarry Herndon (27.3)
Milwaukee Brewers6Seattle Mariners4BoxMark Clear (3-0)Mark Langston (3-3)MIL  B Schroeder (2)Glenn Braggs (54.2)
Texas Rangers8Toronto Blue Jays9BoxMark Eichhorn (4-1)Greg Harris (1-3)TEX  P Incaviglia (10), O McDowell (2), P O'Brien (3)Pete O'Brien (73.2)
Houston Astros4Atlanta Braves12BoxRandy O'Neal (3-0)Jim Deshaies (2-1)ATL  D James (2), G Nettles (2), O Virgil (4)Graig Nettles (17.5)
San Diego Padres3Chicago Cubs7BoxSteve Trout (2-1)Ed Whitson (3-3)CHN  J Davis (5), A Dawson (8), L Durham (7), R Sandberg (2)Kevin Mitchell (35.8)
Montreal Expos11New York Mets7BoxRandy St. Claire (2-0)Jesse Orosco (1-2)MON  T Raines (1)  NYN  D Strawberry (7)Darryl Strawberry (40.8)
Cincinnati Reds3Philadelphia Phillies8BoxBruce Ruffin (2-1)Tom Browning (2-4)CIN  B Bell (3)  PHI  M Schmidt (8)Juan Samuel (17.0)
San Francisco Giants0Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxJohn Smiley (2-0)Kelly Downs (2-1)NoneMike LaValliere (14.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers7St. Louis Cardinals6BoxBrian Holton (2-0)Todd Worrell (0-1)LAN  P Guerrero (6), M Scioscia (3)Pedro Guerrero (34.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers203.870--15110911-39-0W2Game Log
New York Yankees158.6525.0125966-89-0W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays148.6365.5104915-49-4W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox1014.41710.51011164-126-2L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles914.39111.01051165-64-8L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers914.39111.094905-94-5L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians915.37511.51021424-85-7L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins1310.565--1161055-68-4L1Game Log
California Angels1312.5201.01251266-47-8W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1213.4802.01191374-58-8L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1011.4762.089883-67-5W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1114.4403.01191183-78-7W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox812.4003.575806-62-6W2Game Log
Texas Rangers813.3814.0971081-97-4L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals139.591--113956-37-6L1Game Log
New York Mets1210.5451.01121175-47-6L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1210.5451.0104898-24-8W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1011.4762.590942-48-7W3Game Log
Montreal Expos913.4094.0881147-92-4W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies814.3645.0911193-55-9W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds168.667--136958-48-4L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants169.6400.51079310-66-3L2Game Log
Houston Astros1310.5652.5104924-79-3L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1312.5203.5110987-86-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1013.4355.51091135-75-6W1Game Log
San Diego Padres619.24010.5761213-113-8L4Game Log

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