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Baseball on Thursday, May 07, 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
Baltimore Orioles2Minnesota Twins5BoxFrank Viola (2-4)Mike Flanagan (0-5)NoneKirby Puckett (18.5)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Los Angeles Dodgers6BoxRick Honeycutt (1-1)Bob Kipper (2-3)LAN  M Duncan (3), M Hatcher (1)  PIT  S Bream (6)Reggie Williams (11.5)
St. Louis Cardinals17San Diego Padres10BoxBob Forsch (3-1)Andy Hawkins (0-4)SDN  B Bochy (1), S Jefferson (1), J Kruk (3)  SLN  S Barnes (1), J Clark (7)Steve Lake (24.3)
Chicago Cubs1San Francisco Giants11BoxMike LaCoss (3-1)Ed Lynch (1-2)CHN  R Sandberg (4)  SFN  J Leonard (6), C Maldonado (6), R Wilfong (1)Bob Melvin (13.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers206.769--15412111-49-2L3Game Log
New York Yankees1710.6303.51381048-109-0W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1510.6004.51141045-610-4L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1215.4448.51171294-138-2W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1116.4079.51211297-74-9L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1016.38510.01061045-105-6W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians918.33311.51101574-115-7L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels1612.571--1411308-48-8W4Game Log
Minnesota Twins1512.5560.51291215-610-6W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals1311.5422.0103963-610-5W4Game Log
Seattle Mariners1414.5002.01381525-69-8L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1216.4294.01231303-99-7L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox1014.4174.083937-63-8L1Game Log
Texas Rangers1014.4174.01111181-109-4W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals1511.577--1461258-37-8W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs1512.5560.51241139-36-9L1Game Log
New York Mets1312.5201.51151235-48-8W1Game Log
Montreal Expos1214.4623.010913010-102-4W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1114.4403.51091193-78-7L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies817.3206.51001363-55-12L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds189.667--14910410-58-4L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants1910.6551.014211612-67-4W1Game Log
Houston Astros1511.5772.51151006-89-3W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1613.5523.01251088-98-4W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1215.4446.01301355-77-8L2Game Log
San Diego Padres723.23312.51051603-124-11L3Game Log

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