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Baseball on Tuesday, May 12, 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
Minnesota Twins7Baltimore Orioles10BoxKen Dixon (3-2)Jeff Reardon (1-3)BAL  R Knight (4), F Lynn (5), L Sheets (3), D Van Gorder (1)Fred Lynn (46.6)
Seattle Mariners2Boston Red Sox3BoxJeff Sellers (2-1)Mike Trujillo (2-2)NoneBill Buckner (14.6)
Texas Rangers6Cleveland Indians1BoxCharlie Hough (3-1)Steve Carlton (2-3)CLE  B Jacoby (4)  TEX  P O'Brien (5), L Parrish (8)Pete O'Brien (27.3)
California Angels2Detroit Tigers15BoxDan Petry (1-3)Urbano Lugo (0-2)DET  D Coles (1), M Heath (4)Darrell Evans (13.3)
Oakland Athletics10Milwaukee Brewers8BoxDave Stewart (4-3)Paul Mirabella (2-1)MIL  D Sveum (4), R Yount (3)  OAK  M Davis (8)Tony Phillips (23.0)
Chicago White Sox4New York Yankees5BoxCecilio Guante (3-1)Bobby Thigpen (1-2)CHA  G Redus (2)  NYA  M Pagliarulo 2 (5), G Ward (4)Mike Pagliarulo (56.0)
Kansas City Royals3Toronto Blue Jays1BoxBuddy Black (2-0)John Cerutti (1-1)KCA  B Pecota (2)Juan Beniquez (16.0)
New York Mets6Cincinnati Reds2BoxDavid Cone (1-2)Jerry Reuss (0-1)CIN  K Daniels (9), P O'Neill (2)  NYN  H Johnson (5)Darryl Strawberry (14.4)
Philadelphia Phillies2Houston Astros5BoxBob Knepper (2-2)Michael Jackson (0-2)NoneGlenn Davis (19.9)
Chicago Cubs0Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxRick Honeycutt (2-1)Ed Lynch (1-3)LAN  K Landreaux (2)Mariano Duncan (25.6)
Atlanta Braves5Montreal Expos2BoxZane Smith (4-1)Ubaldo Heredia (0-1)ATL  O Virgil (7)Rafael Ramirez (19.8)
San Diego Padres5Pittsburgh Pirates12BoxRick Reuschel (2-2)Andy Hawkins (0-5)PIT  B Bonds (4)Barry Bonds (36.0)
St. Louis Cardinals6San Francisco Giants5BoxJoe Magrane (3-0)Mark Davis (3-3)SFN  B Brenly (1)  SLN  W McGee (3)Curt Ford (27.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers2010.667--16814811-49-6L7Game Log
New York Yankees2111.6561.01631208-1013-1W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1812.6002.01491247-711-5L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1517.4696.016316210-75-10W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1517.4696.01371474-1311-4W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1219.3878.51381325-107-9W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1022.31211.01241844-116-11L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals1613.552--1211116-810-5W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1815.5452.01611649-79-8L1Game Log
California Angels1815.5452.016016010-78-8L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1715.5311.51561527-910-6L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics1517.4692.51541546-109-7W1Game Log
Texas Rangers1316.4483.01401523-1010-6W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox1019.3456.01051297-83-11L6Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals1713.567--16514210-57-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs1814.5621.014314212-56-9L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1516.4842.512714710-105-6L1Game Log
New York Mets1416.4673.01371546-88-8W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1316.4483.51311384-99-7W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1119.3676.01201566-75-12L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2112.636--16113212-69-6L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2012.6250.517212310-510-7L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1915.5592.51471278-911-6W1Game Log
Houston Astros1714.5483.01321187-1010-4W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1616.5004.51581586-810-8W1Game Log
San Diego Padres826.23513.51291853-135-13L1Game Log

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