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Baseball on Friday, July 17, 1987

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Oakland Athletics11Boston Red Sox6BoxGreg Cadaret (1-0)Bob Stanley (3-9)OAK  C Lansford (10), M McGwire (34)Ellis Burks (76.2)
Cleveland Indians3Chicago White Sox4BoxBob James (3-4)Doug Jones (3-3)CHA  I Calderon (12)Brett Butler (30.6)
Seattle Mariners0Detroit Tigers7BoxFrank Tanana (9-6)Mark Langston (10-9)DET  D Coles (4), A Trammell (14)Larry Herndon (13.1)
Baltimore Orioles3Kansas City Royals1BoxEric Bell (7-7)Mark Gubicza (7-9)NoneRay Knight (14.8)
California Angels2Milwaukee Brewers12BoxBill Wegman (8-8)Mike Witt (11-6)MIL  R Deer (22), D Sveum 3 (12)Dale Sveum (29.2)
Toronto Blue Jays2Minnesota Twins3BoxFrank Viola (9-6)Mark Eichhorn (8-5)MIN  G Gaetti (17)  TOR  L Moseby (15)Kent Hrbek (30.4)
New York Yankees8Texas Rangers4BoxRick Rhoden (12-5)Bobby Witt (4-5)NYA  D Mattingly (17), M Pagliarulo (17)Mark Salas (13.8)
Philadelphia Phillies2Houston Astros1BoxShane Rawley (11-5)Mike Scott (10-6)NoneLance Parrish (13.6)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxMatt Young (5-5)Don Robinson (6-6)LAN  M Marshall (10)Sid Bream (35.4)
Atlanta Braves4Montreal Expos5BoxTim Burke (2-0)Jim Acker (0-4)NoneAndres Galarraga (34.6)
Cincinnati Reds5New York Mets2BoxFrank Williams (1-0)Ron Darling (4-7)CIN  N Esasky (12)  NYN  T Teufel (7)Nick Esasky (48.2)
St. Louis Cardinals4San Diego Padres3BoxGreg Mathews (7-6)Mark Grant (2-4)SDN  C Martinez (10)  SLN  W McGee (7)Tony Pena (20.0)
Chicago Cubs5San Francisco Giants1BoxRick Sutcliffe (13-4)Kelly Downs (8-5)CHN  K Moreland (16)Keith Moreland (13.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees5734.626--49739925-1832-16W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5237.5844.045335224-2128-16L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5037.5755.048940326-2124-16W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4443.50611.043846722-2622-17W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox4149.45615.545547715-3426-15L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles3753.41119.542349321-2416-29W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians3257.36024.039153514-3118-26L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins5041.549--45845920-2730-14W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics4841.5391.045841122-1726-24W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals4643.5173.037837019-2727-16L3Game Log
California Angels4645.5054.043443421-1925-26L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners4545.5004.541044921-1824-27L2Game Log
Texas Rangers4147.4667.546047817-2724-20L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox3552.40213.039341020-2715-25W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals5731.648--49838829-1428-17W1Game Log
Montreal Expos4939.5578.042140725-2024-19W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs4941.5449.042240123-1826-23W2Game Log
New York Mets4841.5399.543338724-2524-16L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4345.48914.039643320-2423-21W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3950.43818.537944215-2824-22L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds4842.533--45243223-1825-24W1Game Log
Houston Astros4544.5062.536536718-2427-20L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4446.4894.041540828-2216-24L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4148.4616.543543617-2324-25L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4149.4567.035036817-3124-18W3Game Log
San Diego Padres3159.34417.035545215-3416-25L1Game Log

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