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Baseball on Monday, August 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 Mariners3Baltimore Orioles4BoxMike Griffin (3-5)Mike Morgan (10-15)BAL  M Hart (3)  SEA  P Bradley (14), K Phelps (21), D Valle (12)Terry Kennedy (18.3)
Kansas City Royals3Chicago White Sox5BoxJose DeLeon (8-11)Danny Jackson (7-16)CHA  C Fisk (18)Carlton Fisk (43.5)
Cleveland Indians7Detroit Tigers2BoxJohn Farrell (3-0)Frank Tanana (13-9)DET  M Nokes (25)Pat Tabler (14.9)
Oakland Athletics1New York Yankees4BoxRon Guidry (4-8)Curt Young (11-7)NYA  R Kittle (12), D Mattingly (24)Ron Kittle (24.5)
California Angels8Toronto Blue Jays7BoxWillie Fraser (9-8)Tom Henke (0-5)NoneDevon White (58.4)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros3BoxLes Lancaster (5-1)Danny Darwin (8-9)CHN  R Sandberg (15)Ryne Sandberg (22.4)
Philadelphia Phillies4Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxShane Rawley (17-6)Bob Welch (11-9)PHI  M Schmidt (28)John Shelby (22.6)
Atlanta Braves3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxMike Dunne (9-5)Jeff Dedmon (3-4)ATL  O Virgil (24)  PIT  A Van Slyke (19)Sid Bream (19.7)
New York Mets6San Diego Padres5BoxJesse Orosco (3-7)Keith Comstock (2-1)NYN  W Backman (1), H Johnson (33)Howard Johnson (35.1)
Montreal Expos0San Francisco Giants5BoxDave Dravecky (8-9)Dennis Martinez (7-3)SFN  C Maldonado (16), K Mitchell (16)Robby Thompson (15.2)
Cincinnati Reds0St. Louis Cardinals4BoxJohn Tudor (5-2)Ted Power (10-9)NoneWillie McGee (19.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7752.597--73259836-2841-24L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7754.5881.068654338-3039-24L1Game Log
New York Yankees7457.5654.064259633-3641-21W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers7060.5387.570269432-3138-29L2Game Log
Boston Red Sox6267.48115.068166721-4341-24W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6071.45818.062468933-3427-37W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5181.38627.559177121-4230-39W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6963.523--66267426-4343-20W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6764.5111.567563331-3336-31L2Game Log
California Angels6666.5003.062363933-3033-36W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals6566.4963.556856528-4137-25L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6169.4697.068570227-3834-31L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6170.4667.560667127-3534-35L3Game Log
Chicago White Sox5575.42313.059462930-3525-40W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals7951.608--68957141-2738-24W6Game Log
New York Mets7457.5655.565557833-3041-27W2Game Log
Montreal Expos7357.5626.060059034-2839-29L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6863.51911.559560931-3237-31W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6664.50813.060663632-3434-30W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6071.45819.557562023-4237-29W7Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7062.530--61755536-3234-30W1Game Log
Houston Astros6566.4964.553554227-4138-25L6Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6468.4856.064163631-3433-34L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves5674.43113.061465223-4333-31L5Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5675.42713.550155125-4231-33L5Game Log
San Diego Padres5477.41215.555063823-4131-36L1Game Log

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