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Baseball on Wednesday, August 19, 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
Baltimore Orioles2California Angels1BoxMike Boddicker (9-6)Don Sutton (8-10)BAL  J Dwyer (12), T Kennedy (16)Bob Boone (20.2)
Boston Red Sox3Chicago White Sox8BoxJose DeLeon (6-11)Bruce Hurst (14-7)CHA  I Calderon 2 (20), F Manrique (4)Ivan Calderon (19.7)
Milwaukee Brewers13Cleveland Indians2BoxJuan Nieves (10-6)Tom Candiotti (6-12)MIL  R Deer (25), S Kiefer (5), P Molitor (11)Paul Molitor (14.9)
Minnesota Twins1Detroit Tigers7BoxWalt Terrell (10-10)Bert Blyleven (12-10)DET  D Evans (24), K Gibson (17)  MIN  S Lombardozzi (6)Pat Sheridan (21.4)
Toronto Blue Jays3Oakland Athletics7BoxDave Stewart (17-8)John Cerutti (9-3)OAK  J Canseco 2 (27), A Griffin (2)  TOR  G Bell (38)Jose Canseco (22.4)
New York Yankees8Seattle Mariners0BoxCharles Hudson (8-3)Mike Morgan (10-13)NYA  R Kittle (9), D Mattingly (22), D Pasqua (13)Mike Pagliarulo (12.0)
Kansas City Royals11Texas Rangers6BoxBob Stoddard (1-1)Bobby Witt (6-6)KCA  G Brett (15), D Tartabull (20), F White (11)  TEX  J Browne (1), P Incaviglia (24), R Sierra (23)Ruben Sierra (40.0)
Chicago Cubs9Atlanta Braves1BoxScott Sanderson (7-6)Charlie Puleo (5-6)CHN  R Palmeiro (8)Ozzie Virgil (17.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates10Cincinnati Reds9BoxDoug Drabek (5-10)Tom Browning (5-10)PIT  B Bonds (20), A Van Slyke (17)Bobby Bonilla (20.1)
St. Louis Cardinals1Houston Astros2BoxBob Knepper (6-13)Joe Magrane (6-5)NoneKen Caminiti (49.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers10Montreal Expos9BoxAlejandro Pena (2-6)Jeff Parrett (4-5)LAN  M Scioscia (5)  MON  M Webster (10)Steve Sax (39.9)
San Francisco Giants10New York Mets6BoxScott Garrelts (10-7)Roger McDowell (7-5)NYN  H Johnson (30), D Strawberry (30)Chris Speier (59.0)
San Diego Padres5Philadelphia Phillies6BoxBruce Ruffin (10-9)Mark Grant (3-7)PHI  C James (15), M Schmidt (26)Mike Schmidt (26.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers7047.598--67053932-2538-22W4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7149.5921.562549934-2837-21L1Game Log
New York Yankees6951.5752.561055231-3238-19W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6357.5258.564364531-3132-26W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5763.47514.563562920-4137-22L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5565.45816.557062431-3024-35W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4674.38325.552971120-3926-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6656.541--61161424-3842-18L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6159.5084.062457529-3032-29W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6060.5005.051450225-3735-23W1Game Log
California Angels6061.4965.557659730-2830-33L2Game Log
Texas Rangers5663.4718.564365224-3432-29L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5664.4679.055162425-3231-32L6Game Log
Chicago White Sox4970.41215.553857626-3223-38W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals7049.588--63253438-2632-23L4Game Log
Montreal Expos6752.5633.056454329-2638-26L1Game Log
New York Mets6753.5583.561353630-2937-24L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6257.5218.055657529-3033-27W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6159.5089.556558529-3232-27W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5367.44217.552557823-3830-29W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6358.521--57052431-3032-28W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6259.5121.060358431-3031-29L2Game Log
Houston Astros6159.5081.549948824-3537-24W6Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5366.4459.046851522-3731-29W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5169.42511.555861022-3829-31L1Game Log
San Diego Padres4971.40813.550758821-3928-32L1Game Log

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