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Baseball on Sunday, May 17, 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 Orioles3California Angels2BoxDave J. Schmidt (5-1)DeWayne Buice (1-2)BAL  T Kennedy (5)Rick Burleson (71.2)
Texas Rangers5Chicago White Sox8BoxJoel McKeon (1-2)Greg Harris (1-4)CHA  G Redus (4), G Walker (6)  TEX  R Sierra (4)Gary Redus (43.4)
Cleveland Indians4Detroit Tigers8BoxWalt Terrell (3-4)Steve Carlton (2-4)CLE  M Hall (5)  DET  T Brookens (3), D Evans (6)Terry Harper (22.7)
Milwaukee Brewers2Kansas City Royals3BoxSteve Farr (2-1)Mike Birkbeck (1-2)KCA  S Balboni (3), D Tartabull (3)Danny Tartabull (23.0)
Boston Red Sox8Minnesota Twins10BoxKeith Atherton (2-0)Calvin Schiraldi (1-3)BOS  D Evans (7), D Henderson (5)  MIN  T Brunansky (6), G Gaetti (9), K Hrbek (6), K Puckett (10)Tom Brunansky (59.1)
Toronto Blue Jays0Oakland Athletics3BoxDave Stewart (5-3)John Cerutti (1-2)OAK  J Canseco (4), R Cey (1)Mike Davis (15.4)
New York Yankees8Seattle Mariners3BoxJoe Niekro (2-2)Mike Moore (2-4)NYA  D Pasqua (3)Dan Pasqua (33.1)
Chicago Cubs6Houston Astros4BoxMike Mason (1-2)Bob Knepper (2-3)CHN  B Dayett 2 (3), S Dunston (2), M Trillo (3)  HOU  J Cruz (3)Brian Dayett (24.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers3Montreal Expos8BoxBob McClure (2-1)Orel Hershiser (3-5)LAN  S Sax (1)Vance Law (44.4)
San Francisco Giants4New York Mets6BoxDavid Cone (2-2)Atlee Hammaker (1-1)NYN  H Johnson (7)Keith Hernandez (20.7)
San Diego Padres6Philadelphia Phillies5BoxAndy Hawkins (1-5)Michael Jackson (0-3)PHI  M Schmidt (13)  SDN  K Mitchell (3)Kevin Mitchell (30.2)
Atlanta Braves5Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxDon Robinson (4-1)Ed Olwine (0-1)NoneAlbert Hall (43.5)
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals10BoxLee Tunnell (1-0)Jerry Reuss (0-2)CIN  T Jones (3), L McClendon (1)  SLN  T Pagnozzi (2)Ozzie Smith (18.2)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2413.649--20114510-1114-2W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2114.6002.017814310-911-5L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2014.5882.517517611-79-7L11Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1819.4866.018718412-86-11W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1619.4577.01651495-1011-9W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox1620.4447.51561665-1511-5L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1126.29713.01442105-156-11L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals2014.588--1521277-913-5W3Game Log
Seattle Mariners2017.5411.518219110-710-10L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1918.5142.51741907-912-9W1Game Log
California Angels1918.5142.517818310-89-10L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics1818.5003.01771627-1011-8W2Game Log
Texas Rangers1519.4415.01611825-1310-6L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1321.3827.01291517-86-13W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2113.618--19315911-510-8W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs2214.6111.015914816-56-9W4Game Log
Montreal Expos1818.5004.016617810-108-8W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1618.4715.01671704-912-9W1Game Log
New York Mets1619.4575.51601736-1010-9W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1421.4007.51511806-78-14L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2215.595--17915713-89-7L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2215.595--20515912-810-7L3Game Log
Houston Astros1917.5282.51451347-1012-7L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves1918.5143.01961859-1010-8L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1919.5003.51561568-1211-7L4Game Log
San Diego Padres930.23114.01472254-175-13W1Game Log

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