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Baseball on Sunday, May 31, 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
Seattle Mariners8Baltimore Orioles5BoxLee Guetterman (2-0)John Habyan (1-1)BAL  L Sheets (10)  SEA  J Presley (10)Jim Presley (14.4)
Boston Red Sox10Chicago White Sox9BoxCalvin Schiraldi (2-3)Ray Searage (1-2)BOS  B Buckner (2)  CHA  I Calderon 2 (6)Mike Greenwell (71.7)
Milwaukee Brewers7Cleveland Indians1BoxJuan Nieves (4-2)Greg Swindell (3-5)MIL  G Brock (7), D Sveum (5), R Yount (6)B.J. Surhoff (8.9)
Minnesota Twins9Detroit Tigers5Box G1Jeff Reardon (2-3)Eric King (2-4)DET  D Bergman (4)  MIN  G Gaetti (12), K Hrbek (10)Mark Salas (41.2)
Minnesota Twins11Detroit Tigers3Box G2George Frazier (5-2)Frank Tanana (4-3)DET  C Lemon (4)  MIN  T Brunansky (10), T Laudner 2 (4)Tim Laudner (32.8)
Texas Rangers3Kansas City Royals2BoxDale Mohorcic (4-2)Jerry Gleaton (1-1)NoneScott Fletcher (32.5)
Oakland Athletics5New York Yankees9BoxTommy John (5-1)Dennis Eckersley (3-4)NYA  H Cotto (1), W Randolph (3)  OAK  R Cey (2), M Davis (12), M McGwire 2 (19)Willie Randolph (21.6)
California Angels2Toronto Blue Jays7BoxJohn Cerutti (2-2)John Candelaria (4-2)CAL  D DeCinces (5), B Downing (14)  TOR  G Bell (16)George Bell (34.1)
Chicago Cubs1Atlanta Braves2BoxGene Garber (7-3)Ed Lynch (1-5)ATL  G Hubbard (3)Gary Matthews (25.1)
Philadelphia Phillies3Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxShane Rawley (6-2)Rick Honeycutt (2-4)LAN  J Shelby (3)  PHI  R Schu (3)Rick Schu (36.1)
Cincinnati Reds5Pittsburgh Pirates2BoxTed Power (4-2)Doug Drabek (1-3)CIN  D Parker (12)Andy Van Slyke (26.7)
New York Mets0San Diego Padres1BoxEd Whitson (5-6)John Mitchell (0-1)NoneShane Mack (8.9)
Montreal Expos0San Francisco Giants8BoxKelly Downs (4-2)Bob Sebra (3-5)SFN  J Leonard (12), R Thompson (4)Candy Maldonado (14.5)
Houston Astros8St. Louis Cardinals7BoxJim Deshaies (4-2)Greg Mathews (2-4)NoneOzzie Smith (45.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees3118.633--26320015-1316-5W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2819.5962.023418114-1214-7W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2421.5335.021423413-1111-10W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2623.5315.025725018-98-14L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers2423.5116.02432199-1215-11L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox2227.4499.02182317-1915-8W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians1634.32015.52032817-209-14L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals2719.587--21018011-1116-8L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2623.5312.524425314-812-15W3Game Log
Minnesota Twins2623.5312.525024510-1216-11W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2424.5004.023521511-1113-13L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2025.4446.518019311-99-16L1Game Log
California Angels2128.4297.521725610-1311-15L9Game Log
Texas Rangers1927.4138.02282587-1712-10W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2917.630--26721716-613-11L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs2820.5832.022020318-910-11L1Game Log
Montreal Expos2523.5215.022422716-139-10L1Game Log
New York Mets2423.5115.521722011-1113-12L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies2224.4787.019621811-811-16W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2125.4578.02092327-1214-13L6Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2821.571--25821216-1012-11W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants2722.5511.024021717-1010-12W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves2524.5103.026325412-1313-11W1Game Log
Houston Astros2424.5003.52001899-1415-10W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2326.4695.019520210-1513-11L2Game Log
San Diego Padres1239.23517.01812795-197-20W1Game Log

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