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Baseball on Tuesday, May 05, 1987

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Oakland Athletics0Boston Red Sox6BoxBruce Hurst (3-3)Dave Stewart (3-3)NoneMike Greenwell (12.0)
New York Yankees0Chicago White Sox2BoxBill Long (1-0)Joe Niekro (1-2)NoneRon Hassey (11.2)
Seattle Mariners7Detroit Tigers5BoxStan Clarke (1-0)Jeff Robinson (1-2)SEA  M Kingery (2), R Quinones (4)Rey Quinones (51.9)
Toronto Blue Jays4Kansas City Royals6BoxCharlie Leibrandt (4-1)Joe Johnson (1-3)TOR  C Fielder (2)Kevin Seitzer (11.1)
California Angels2Milwaukee Brewers0BoxDon Sutton (2-3)Bill Wegman (2-2)CAL  B Downing (10), J Howell (6)Jack Howell (14.0)
Baltimore Orioles5Minnesota Twins4BoxEric Bell (3-1)Mike Smithson (3-2)BAL  J Dwyer (1), E Murray (3)  MIN  K Puckett (8)Jim Dwyer (24.4)
Cleveland Indians5Texas Rangers6BoxMitch Williams (3-2)Frank Wills (0-1)CLE  C Castillo (2)  TEX  L Parrish (5)Jerry Browne (37.6)
Montreal Expos6Atlanta Braves4BoxJay Tibbs (2-4)Rick Mahler (2-4)MON  T Raines (3)Tim Wallach (28.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Chicago Cubs1BoxBob Welch (4-1)Jamie Moyer (2-2)LAN  B Madlock (1)Mariano Duncan (12.1)
Cincinnati Reds2New York Mets0BoxTed Power (3-0)Sid Fernandez (4-2)NoneDave Parker (16.7)
Houston Astros5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxDanny Darwin (2-1)Shane Rawley (1-2)NoneDanny Darwin (40.4)
Pittsburgh Pirates10San Diego Padres8BoxBob Walk (1-0)Eric Show (1-2)PIT  R Belliard (1), B Bonds (3), R Reynolds (1), A Van Slyke (1)  SDN  B Santiago (5)Rafael Belliard (23.0)
San Francisco Giants10St. Louis Cardinals6BoxScott Garrelts (4-2)Greg Mathews (2-3)SFN  C Davis (5), C Speier (3)Chris Speier (39.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers205.800--15411811-49-1L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays159.6254.5111985-510-4L1Game Log
New York Yankees1610.6154.51341037-109-0L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1115.4239.51111274-137-2W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1015.40010.01131246-64-9W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers916.36011.099995-104-6L4Game Log
Cleveland Indians917.34611.51081504-105-7L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins1411.560--1241135-69-5L1Game Log
California Angels1512.5561.01381307-48-8W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals1211.5221.097933-69-5W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners1413.5191.01331455-59-8W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1215.4443.01211243-89-7L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1013.4353.082897-63-7W1Game Log
Texas Rangers914.3914.01041161-108-4W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs1411.560--114988-26-9L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1311.5420.51261156-37-8L3Game Log
New York Mets1212.5001.51121215-47-8L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1112.4782.01051113-58-7W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1114.4403.01031289-102-4W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies816.3335.5981333-55-11L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds188.692--14710110-48-4W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants189.6670.512710612-66-3W2Game Log
Houston Astros1411.5603.5112985-89-3W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1413.5194.51171048-96-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1214.4626.01281295-77-7L1Game Log
San Diego Padres721.25012.0951403-124-9L1Game Log

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