Update:  2014 MLB Statistics -  Batting, Pitching and Fielding statistics updated for end of season. Also updated Team Information.

Baseball on Friday, July 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 Mariners2California Angels8BoxJack Lazorko (4-5)Scott Bankhead (7-6)CAL  W Joyner (22), D White (19)  SEA  A Davis (14)Gus Polidor (14.6)
Boston Red Sox4Kansas City Royals0BoxRoger Clemens (11-7)Bret Saberhagen (15-6)BOS  E Burks (16), M Greenwell (12), S Horn (4)Wade Boggs (9.8)
Chicago White Sox8Milwaukee Brewers6BoxRichard Dotson (8-7)Teddy Higuera (10-8)CHA  I Calderon (15)  MIL  R Yount (15)Paul Molitor (27.9)
Detroit Tigers5New York Yankees6BoxDave Righetti (6-3)Mike Henneman (8-1)DET  T Brookens (8), K Gibson (14)  NYA  M Pagliarulo (20), G Ward (12), C Washington (8)Tom Brookens (56.0)
Minnesota Twins5Oakland Athletics3BoxBert Blyleven (10-8)Dennis Lamp (1-2)MIN  G Gaetti (21)  OAK  J Canseco (22)Gary Gaetti (32.2)
Baltimore Orioles8Texas Rangers4BoxJohn Habyan (3-3)Charlie Hough (11-7)BAL  K Gerhart (12), E Murray 2 (25), L Sheets (17), M Young (12)Eddie Murray (27.0)
Cleveland Indians3Toronto Blue Jays8BoxJimmy Key (12-6)Reggie Ritter (0-1)CLE  B Butler (2)  TOR  L Moseby (17)Lloyd Moseby (39.1)
Los Angeles Dodgers9Atlanta Braves5BoxFernando Valenzuela (9-8)Doyle Alexander (5-8)ATL  K Griffey (12), D Murphy (28)  LAN  P Guerrero (22), F Stubbs (15)Franklin Stubbs (26.0)
Philadelphia Phillies8Chicago Cubs5BoxKent Tekulve (5-3)Scott Sanderson (4-6)CHN  A Dawson (28), K Moreland (19), J Mumphrey (9)  PHI  C James 2 (10)Rick Schu (87.8)
San Francisco Giants2Cincinnati Reds9BoxRon Robinson (4-3)Dave Dravecky (5-9)CIN  B Bell (8), E Davis (29)Will Clark (15.1)
San Diego Padres6Houston Astros2BoxEd Whitson (10-7)Danny Darwin (7-7)NoneGarry Templeton (23.1)
New York Mets3Montreal Expos13BoxDennis Martinez (6-1)John Mitchell (2-3)MON  T Raines (10), T Wallach (16), M Webster (7)Mitch Webster (20.3)
Pittsburgh Pirates3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxKen Dayley (6-1)Barry Jones (2-3)NoneTom Herr (39.7)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees6340.612--53845127-2436-16W5Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6042.5882.553142326-2434-18W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5841.5863.054445426-2232-19L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5249.51510.053655224-2728-22L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox4854.47114.552252417-3631-18W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles4756.45616.049554028-2619-30W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3666.35326.544361115-3621-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins5648.538--51352623-3233-16W1Game Log
California Angels5350.5152.549548627-2426-26W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5250.5103.052448425-2327-27L3Game Log
Texas Rangers4952.4855.554653820-2829-24L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners4953.4806.046752623-2526-28L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4953.4806.041242320-3329-20L4Game Log
Chicago White Sox4159.41013.044547322-3019-29W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6239.614--55144433-1929-20W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5843.5744.048245027-2131-22W3Game Log
New York Mets5646.5496.549745427-2629-20L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5348.5259.046047426-2427-24W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs5250.51010.547147425-2427-26L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4557.44117.542648721-3224-25L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds5548.534--53449827-2328-25W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5251.5053.048645729-2523-26L1Game Log
Houston Astros5052.4904.541242223-2927-23L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers4656.4518.540143918-3128-25W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4557.4419.548350219-3026-27L2Game Log
San Diego Padres3865.36917.042152317-3621-29W2Game Log

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