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Baseball on Friday, May 08, 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
California Angels4Boston Red Sox6BoxJoe Sambito (1-0)DeWayne Buice (1-1)BOS  D Baylor 2 (8), D Evans (6)  CAL  B Downing (11), D Miller (2)Devon White (25.8)
Baltimore Orioles7Chicago White Sox6BoxKen Dixon (2-2)Ray Searage (0-1)BAL  F Lynn (2), E Murray 2 (5)  CHA  I Calderon (4)Eddie Murray (84.7)
Kansas City Royals9Cleveland Indians6BoxMark Gubicza (2-4)Ken Schrom (1-4)KCA  J Beniquez (1), T Bosley (1), B Jackson (6), B Pecota (1)Angel Salazar (33.3)
Oakland Athletics7Detroit Tigers2BoxCurt Young (4-1)Frank Tanana (2-2)DET  M Heath (2)  OAK  M Davis (6), M McGwire 2 (7)Mark McGwire (25.3)
Seattle Mariners4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxStan Clarke (2-0)Chris Bosio (3-1)MIL  G Brock (5)  SEA  A Davis (2)Alvin Davis (53.8)
Minnesota Twins7New York Yankees11BoxCecilio Guante (2-1)Jeff Reardon (1-2)MIN  T Brunansky (4), M Davidson (1)  NYA  R Henderson (7), M Pagliarulo 2 (3), G Ward 2 (3)Rickey Henderson (43.9)
Toronto Blue Jays7Texas Rangers4BoxJim Clancy (4-2)Jose Guzman (1-2)TEX  G Petralli (1)  TOR  J Barfield 2 (9)Jesse Barfield (15.5)
New York Mets3Atlanta Braves4BoxGene Garber (4-2)Jesse Orosco (1-3)ATL  A Hall (1), D Murphy (6), O Virgil (6)Ozzie Virgil (30.3)
Philadelphia Phillies3Cincinnati Reds4BoxTom Browning (3-4)Bruce Ruffin (2-2)PHI  L Aguayo 2 (5), G Wilson (6)Dave Parker (17.6)
St. Louis Cardinals5Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxTim Conroy (1-1)Alejandro Pena (0-2)LAN  P Guerrero (7)Terry Pendleton (10.4)
Houston Astros3Montreal Expos0BoxMike Scott (4-2)Neal Heaton (3-2)HOU  P Garner (3)Phil Garner (13.3)
Chicago Cubs6San Diego Padres3BoxRick Sutcliffe (5-2)Storm Davis (1-5)NoneRick Sutcliffe (26.7)
Pittsburgh Pirates2San Francisco Giants4BoxKelly Downs (3-1)Brian Fisher (0-1)PIT  B Bonilla (1)  SFN  J Leonard (7), C Maldonado (7)Jeff Leonard (24.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers207.741--15712511-49-3L4Game Log
New York Yankees1810.6432.51491118-1010-0W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1610.6153.51211086-610-4W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1315.4647.51231334-139-2W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1216.4298.51281358-74-9W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1017.37010.01081115-105-7L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians919.32111.51161664-115-8L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals1411.560--1121024-610-5W5Game Log
California Angels1613.5522.01451368-58-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1513.5361.51361325-710-6L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1514.5172.01421556-69-8W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1316.4483.01301324-99-7W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1015.4004.0891007-63-9L2Game Log
Texas Rangers1015.4004.01151251-109-5L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals1611.593--1511269-37-8W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1612.5710.513011610-36-9W1Game Log
New York Mets1313.5002.51181275-58-8L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1215.4444.010913310-102-5L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1115.4234.51111233-88-7L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies818.3087.51031403-65-12L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds199.679--15310710-59-4W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2010.6671.014611812-68-4W2Game Log
Houston Astros1611.5932.51181007-89-3W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1614.5334.01261138-98-5L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1315.4646.01341385-78-8W1Game Log
San Diego Padres724.22613.51081663-124-12L4Game Log

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