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Baseball on Saturday, May 23, 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
Chicago White Sox9Boston Red Sox1BoxFloyd Bannister (3-3)Al Nipper (3-4)BOS  E Burks (3)Gary Redus (18.9)
New York Yankees3California Angels0BoxJoe Niekro (3-2)Willie Fraser (2-2)NoneWayne Tolleson (6.3)
Cleveland Indians6Milwaukee Brewers2BoxSteve Carlton (3-4)Mike Birkbeck (1-3)CLE  B Jacoby (5)Julio Franco (22.2)
Detroit Tigers5Minnesota Twins7BoxAllan Anderson (1-0)Walt Terrell (3-5)DET  K Gibson (3), L Whitaker (7)  MIN  G Gaetti (10), K Hrbek (7)Tim Laudner (42.3)
Baltimore Orioles5Oakland Athletics4BoxMike Boddicker (4-1)Dave Stewart (5-4)OAK  M McGwire (15)Cal Ripken (40.6)
Toronto Blue Jays6Seattle Mariners2BoxJim Clancy (7-2)Mike Moore (2-5)TOR  K Gruber (3), E Whitt (3)Ernie Whitt (26.8)
Kansas City Royals4Texas Rangers6BoxCharlie Hough (4-1)Buddy Black (2-1)KCA  S Balboni 2 (5)  TEX  B Brower (3), L Parrish (10), D Slaught (6)Larry Parrish (17.2)
Atlanta Braves6Chicago Cubs7BoxJamie Moyer (4-3)Jim Acker (0-3)CHN  A Dawson (13)Andre Dawson (62.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Cincinnati Reds2BoxBob Kipper (3-4)Pat Pacillo (0-1)CIN  E Davis (17), B Larkin (4)Kal Daniels (12.1)
St. Louis Cardinals4Houston Astros3BoxPat Perry (2-1)Bob Knepper (2-4)HOU  G Davis (7)  SLN  J Clark (11)Lee Tunnell (14.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers4New York Mets2BoxBob Welch (5-2)Ron Darling (2-3)LAN  P Guerrero 2 (13)  NYN  L Dykstra 2 (6)Pedro Guerrero (27.0)
San Francisco Giants8Philadelphia Phillies9BoxSteve Bedrosian (3-1)Jeff Robinson (3-2)PHI  V Hayes (2), R Schu (2)  SFN  J Uribe (1)Mike Aldrete (33.0)
Montreal Expos6San Diego Padres0BoxNeal Heaton (5-2)Dave Dravecky (1-4)MON  A Galarraga (4)Tim Wallach (21.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees2715.643--22015913-1314-2W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays2416.6002.020815713-1111-5W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers2216.5793.018719011-711-9L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles2220.5245.022520416-96-11W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers1921.4757.01931758-1211-9L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1724.4159.51701886-1711-7L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians1428.33313.01642306-168-12W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals2316.590--1731448-1015-6L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners2121.5003.519922710-711-14L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins2121.5003.51972108-1113-10W1Game Log
California Angels2121.5003.518721010-811-13L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics2021.4884.01991867-1013-11L2Game Log
Texas Rangers1722.4366.01852145-1312-9W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1622.4216.514816110-96-13W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals2514.641--22117915-610-8W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs2516.6101.019017816-59-11W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates2019.5135.01851826-914-10W4Game Log
Montreal Expos2021.4886.019120011-119-10W1Game Log
New York Mets1921.4756.51881956-1013-11L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1722.4368.01721966-711-15W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants2517.595--20618316-109-7L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds2319.5482.022318513-1010-9L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves2121.5004.022321410-1111-10L1Game Log
Houston Astros2021.4884.51621568-1212-9L4Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers2022.4765.01701759-1511-7W1Game Log
San Diego Padres1133.25015.01662545-196-14L1Game Log

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