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Baseball on Wednesday, May 20, 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
Toronto Blue Jays4California Angels5BoxGary Lucas (1-1)Tom Henke (0-1)CAL  W Joyner (9)  TOR  J Barfield (11), F McGriff (3)Ernie Whitt (36.0)
Minnesota Twins8Cleveland Indians2BoxJuan Berenguer (2-0)Tom Candiotti (1-6)CLE  B Butler (1)  MIN  T Brunansky (7)Tom Brunansky (39.1)
Boston Red Sox7Kansas City Royals1BoxBruce Hurst (5-4)Danny Jackson (1-6)KCA  A Salazar (2)Wade Boggs (14.2)
Chicago White Sox1Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJuan Nieves (3-1)Joel Davis (1-3)MIL  G Brock (6), C Cooper (1), R Yount (5)Greg Brock (14.9)
New York Yankees5Oakland Athletics7BoxGene Nelson (2-1)Charles Hudson (6-1)NYA  W Randolph (2)  OAK  M McGwire (14)Mark McGwire (18.8)
Baltimore Orioles2Seattle Mariners6BoxMike Morgan (4-4)Ken Dixon (3-3)BAL  J Dwyer (7)  SEA  A Davis (3), K Phelps (13)Alvin Davis (38.4)
Detroit Tigers6Texas Rangers4BoxDan Petry (2-3)Bobby Witt (1-3)DET  D Evans (7)  TEX  S Fletcher (2), P O'Brien (6)Darrell Evans (35.4)
St. Louis Cardinals5Atlanta Braves4BoxRicky Horton (2-0)Gene Garber (5-3)ATL  O Virgil (14)Ozzie Smith (24.6)
Cincinnati Reds6Chicago Cubs2BoxBill Gullickson (5-2)Greg Maddux (3-3)CIN  N Esasky (1), B Larkin (3), D Parker (10)Nick Esasky (22.0)
San Francisco Giants9Montreal Expos7BoxJeff Robinson (3-1)Randy St. Claire (2-3)MON  A Galarraga (3)Candy Maldonado (26.4)
San Diego Padres3New York Mets10BoxRick Aguilera (4-2)Ed Whitson (4-6)NYN  H Johnson (8)Gary Carter (37.1)
Houston Astros3Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxDorn Taylor (1-0)Danny Darwin (2-4)HOU  A Ashby (3), J Cruz (4)  PIT  B Bonds (6), S Bream (8), A Van Slyke (3)Barry Bonds (27.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2515.625--21015711-1314-2L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2115.5832.018118211-710-8W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2216.5792.019515011-1111-5L2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2020.5005.021019414-96-11L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1820.4746.01851667-1111-9W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1722.4367.51661756-1711-5W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1227.30812.51502215-157-12L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals2215.595--1611377-915-6L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2119.5252.519221410-711-12W1Game Log
California Angels2119.5252.518520010-811-11W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2019.5133.01851968-1012-9W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics2019.5133.01891717-1013-9W2Game Log
Texas Rangers1621.4326.01782025-1311-8L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1422.3897.51351578-96-13L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2214.611--20316912-610-8W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2315.6051.017015616-57-10L1Game Log
Montreal Expos1920.4874.518219510-109-10L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1819.4864.51781794-914-10W2Game Log
New York Mets1820.4745.01801876-1012-10W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1521.4177.01561836-79-14W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2416.600--19617315-99-7W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2316.5900.521317013-910-7W1Game Log
Houston Astros2019.5133.51541458-1212-7L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves2019.5133.52061959-1011-9L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1920.4874.51591618-1311-7L5Game Log
San Diego Padres1032.23815.01612455-195-13L2Game Log

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