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Baseball on Wednesday, September 16, 1987

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Minnesota Twins10Chicago White Sox13BoxJose DeLeon (10-12)Mike Smithson (4-7)CHA  H Baines (19), G Walker (25)  MIN  G Gagne (7), D Gladden (7)Ozzie Guillen (24.8)
Boston Red Sox1Detroit Tigers4BoxJack Morris (18-8)Jeff Sellers (7-8)DET  A Trammell (26)Alan Trammell (15.0)
California Angels6Kansas City Royals4BoxGreg Minton (5-2)Bret Saberhagen (17-9)NoneWillie Wilson (35.7)
Milwaukee Brewers5New York Yankees4BoxTeddy Higuera (17-9)Tim Stoddard (4-3)NYA  D Mattingly (26), B Meacham (5)Robin Yount (31.3)
Cleveland Indians3Seattle Mariners5BoxBill Wilkinson (3-3)Sammy Stewart (4-2)CLE  B Butler (7)  SEA  R Quinones (11)Julio Franco (22.5)
Oakland Athletics1Texas Rangers4BoxCharlie Hough (17-11)Dave Stewart (19-11)TEX  L Parrish (31), D Porter (6)Darrell Porter (20.0)
Baltimore Orioles0Toronto Blue Jays7BoxJimmy Key (17-6)Mike Boddicker (10-9)NoneLloyd Moseby (19.2)
New York Mets10Montreal Expos0BoxDwight Gooden (14-6)Charlie Lea (0-1)NYN  L Dykstra (10), D Strawberry (36)Darryl Strawberry (19.7)
Chicago Cubs5Philadelphia Phillies8BoxMike Maddux (2-0)Lee Smith (4-10)CHN  J Mumphrey (13)Mike Schmidt (47.5)
St. Louis Cardinals8Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxJohn Tudor (7-2)Doug Drabek (8-12)PIT  M Diaz 2 (15)John Morris (18.2)
Atlanta Braves0San Diego Padres3BoxMark Grant (7-7)Kevin Coffman (0-3)NoneBenito Santiago (17.5)
Houston Astros1San Francisco Giants7BoxDave Dravecky (10-10)Mike Scott (15-12)HOU  G Young (1)  SFN  M Aldrete (8), W Clark 2 (31), E Milner (4)Mike Aldrete (23.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays8857.607--77759339-3249-25W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers8857.607--81766241-3347-24W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers8165.5557.577373938-3443-31W1Game Log
New York Yankees8065.5528.070867535-4045-25L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6975.47918.574873822-4847-27L3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6283.42826.066779133-4029-43L9Game Log
Cleveland Indians5691.38133.066285125-4731-44L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins7770.524--72474728-4749-23L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics7373.5003.573771134-3839-35L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7373.5003.563562433-4240-31L2Game Log
California Angels7076.4796.568271436-3534-41W2Game Log
Texas Rangers7076.4796.576977432-4338-33W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners6877.4698.067672432-3836-39W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6481.44112.065969134-4030-41W4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals8559.590--74163245-3240-27W2Game Log
New York Mets8461.5791.573562638-3146-30W4Game Log
Montreal Expos8163.5624.066565639-3342-30L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies7372.50312.564768134-3739-35W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs7074.48615.065571333-3837-36L3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6976.47616.562966230-4439-32L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants8066.548--69759739-3541-31W5Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7273.4977.570568536-3636-37W1Game Log
Houston Astros7174.4908.558960128-4643-28L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6282.43117.066272824-4538-37L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6183.42418.054760928-4533-38W1Game Log
San Diego Padres6085.41419.561769925-4735-38W1Game Log

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