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Baseball on Thursday, May 17, 1990

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
Baltimore Orioles3Chicago White Sox7BoxBarry Jones (6-0)Brian Holton (1-1)BAL  M Tettleton (1)Mickey Tettleton (43.6)
California Angels3Milwaukee Brewers6BoxPaul Mirabella (2-0)Willie Fraser (0-2)MIL  G Vaughn (3)Greg Vaughn (26.3)
Minnesota Twins4New York Yankees1BoxKevin Tapani (5-2)Dave LaPoint (2-3)MIN  B Harper (4), K Hrbek (6)Kent Hrbek (13.0)
Detroit Tigers7Texas Rangers5BoxMike Henneman (1-3)Jeff Russell (1-3)DET  L Moseby (5), L Sheets (3)Ruben Sierra (52.8)
Seattle Mariners14Toronto Blue Jays6BoxRandy Johnson (3-2)Jimmy Key (4-2)SEA  H Cotto (1), B Giles 2 (3)  TOR  G Hill 2 (5)Brian Giles (16.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Atlanta Braves6BoxDerek Lilliquist (2-4)Neal Heaton (6-1)ATL  G Olson 2 (3)Greg Olson (28.8)
St. Louis Cardinals3Cincinnati Reds0BoxJose DeLeon (3-2)Tom Browning (3-4)NoneTerry Pendleton (14.3)
Chicago Cubs4Houston Astros5BoxDave Smith (2-2)Jose Nunez (1-4)HOU  E Anthony (1)Rafael Ramirez (31.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers1912.613--17312310-69-6W2Game Log
Boston Red Sox1814.5621.51361348-910-5W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2016.5562.51731607-713-9L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians1716.5153.01461387-1110-5L1Game Log
New York Yankees1318.4196.01141356-97-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1420.4126.51261498-126-8L3Game Log
Detroit Tigers1422.3897.51601888-116-11W3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics2310.697--14610813-410-6W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox2010.6671.51331045-715-3W6Game Log
Minnesota Twins1815.5455.016213410-108-5W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners1818.5006.516316811-87-10W4Game Log
Texas Rangers1519.4418.51461686-99-10L4Game Log
California Angels1322.37111.01281646-117-11L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals1121.34411.51301634-107-11L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2212.647--15211112-710-5L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1914.5762.514313011-88-6W2Game Log
Montreal Expos1817.5144.51361157-1111-6L3Game Log
New York Mets1617.4855.51391283-913-8L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1618.4716.01321378-78-11W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs1519.4417.014716110-115-8L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds238.742--16510913-310-5L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1717.5007.51181406-1011-7W3Game Log
San Diego Padres1618.4718.51491486-710-11L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants1420.41210.51481699-95-11W3Game Log
Houston Astros1321.38211.51211556-127-9W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves1220.37511.51121595-117-9W2Game Log

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