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Thursday, May 7,1987

Thursday, May 7,1987

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1987 reg season 1987-05-07 Baltimore Orioles 2 Minnesota Twins 5 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Viola Mike Flanagan Jeff Reardon 14,198 2:44
1987 reg season 1987-05-07 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 6 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Rick Honeycutt Bob Kipper Matt Young 27,621 2:44
1987 reg season 1987-05-07 St. Louis Cardinals 17 San Diego Padres 10 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bob Forsch Andy Hawkins -- 15,607 3:13
1987 reg season 1987-05-07 Chicago Cubs 1 San Francisco Giants 11 box | pbp Candlestick Park Mike LaCoss Ed Lynch Jeff Robinson 12,228 2:37
4 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 26 20 6 .769 0.0 154 121 33 L3 11-4 9-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 27 17 10 .630 3.5 138 104 34 W1 8-10 9-0 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 25 15 10 .600 4.5 114 104 10 L2 5-6 10-4 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 8.5 117 129 -12 W2 4-13 8-2 4 8 16 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 27 11 16 .407 9.5 121 129 -8 L1 7-7 4-9 5 12 22 -- dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 26 10 16 .385 10.0 106 104 2 W1 5-10 5-6 6 13 23 -- Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 27 9 18 .333 11.5 110 157 -47 L4 4-11 5-7 7 14 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 28 16 12 .571 0.0 141 130 11 W4 8-4 8-8 1 4 8 Yes dnq
1987 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 27 15 12 .556 0.5 129 121 8 W1 5-6 10-6 2 5 10 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 24 13 11 .542 1.0 103 96 7 W4 3-6 10-5 3 6 12 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 28 14 14 .500 2.0 138 152 -14 L1 5-6 9-8 4 7 14 -- dnq
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 28 12 16 .429 4.0 123 130 -7 L2 3-9 9-7 5 9 19 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 24 10 14 .417 4.0 83 93 -10 L1 7-6 3-8 6 10 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 24 10 14 .417 4.0 111 118 -7 W2 1-10 9-4 7 11 21 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 26 15 11 .577 0.0 146 125 21 W2 8-3 7-8 1 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 27 15 12 .556 0.5 124 113 11 L1 9-3 6-9 2 5 9 Yes dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 25 13 12 .520 1.5 115 123 -8 W1 5-4 8-8 3 7 13 -- dnq
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 26 12 14 .462 3.0 109 130 -21 W2 10-10 2-4 4 8 15 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 25 11 14 .440 3.5 109 119 -10 L2 3-7 8-7 5 10 18 -- dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 25 8 17 .320 6.5 100 136 -36 L3 3-5 5-12 6 11 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 27 18 9 .667 0.0 149 104 45 L1 10-5 8-4 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1987 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 29 19 10 .655 0.0 142 116 26 W1 12-6 7-4 2 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 26 15 11 .577 2.5 115 100 15 W2 6-8 9-3 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 3.0 125 108 17 W3 8-9 8-4 4 6 11 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 6.0 130 135 -5 L2 5-7 7-8 5 9 17 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 30 7 23 .233 12.5 105 160 -55 L3 3-12 4-11 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Dave Valle Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)