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Thursday, May 14,1987

Thursday, May 14,1987

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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 1987-05-14 Kansas City Royals 3 Baltimore Orioles 4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave J. Schmidt Bret Saberhagen Ken Dixon 17,926 2:38
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 Cleveland Indians 3 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Bobby Thigpen Rich Yett -- 9,115 2:52
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 Toronto Blue Jays 16 Minnesota Twins 4 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Dave Stieb Les Straker -- 10,053 3:23
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 Texas Rangers 1 New York Yankees 9 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Dennis Rasmussen Ed Correa -- 22,635 3:09
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 New York Mets 4 Houston Astros 5 box | pbp Astrodome Dave Meads Gene Walter -- 24,197 2:53
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 Cincinnati Reds 10 Montreal Expos 9 box | pbp Stade Olympique Ron Robinson Randy St. Claire John Franco 7,206 3:16
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 Atlanta Braves 4 Philadelphia Phillies 5 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Kevin Gross Rick Mahler Steve Bedrosian 17,705 2:27
1987 reg season 1987-05-14 San Diego Padres 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 10 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Brian Fisher Eric Show John Smiley 5,592 2:57
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 New York Yankees franchise | log 34 22 12 .647 0.0 178 129 49 W1 8-10 14-2 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 0.5 170 156 14 L8 11-4 9-7 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 32 20 12 .625 1.0 172 128 44 W2 9-7 11-5 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 34 16 18 .471 6.0 174 173 1 W1 10-7 6-11 4 9 17 -- dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 6.5 141 152 -11 L1 4-13 11-5 5 10 18 -- dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 32 13 19 .406 8.0 148 139 9 W2 5-10 8-9 6 12 22 -- Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 34 11 23 .324 11.0 134 193 -59 L1 5-12 6-11 7 14 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 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 34 19 15 .559 0.0 166 168 -2 W1 10-7 9-8 1 4 9 Yes dnq
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 31 17 14 .548 0.5 132 122 10 L1 7-9 10-5 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 34 18 16 .529 1.0 167 170 -3 L2 10-8 8-8 3 6 12 -- dnq
1987 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 34 17 17 .500 2.0 160 175 -15 L3 7-9 10-8 4 7 14 -- Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 33 16 17 .485 2.5 162 156 6 W2 7-10 9-7 5 8 15 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 3.5 149 167 -18 L1 4-11 10-6 6 11 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 6.5 114 139 -25 W1 7-8 4-12 7 13 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 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 31 18 13 .581 0.0 172 148 24 W2 11-5 7-8 1 3 6 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 33 19 14 .576 0.0 148 142 6 W1 13-5 6-9 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 3.0 150 146 4 W4 4-9 11-7 3 8 16 -- dnq
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 33 15 18 .455 4.0 142 169 -27 L3 10-10 5-8 4 9 19 -- dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 32 14 18 .438 4.5 142 161 -19 L2 6-10 8-8 5 10 21 -- dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 32 12 20 .375 6.5 130 170 -40 W1 6-7 6-13 6 11 23 -- 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 34 22 12 .647 0.0 194 138 56 W2 12-5 10-7 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 34 21 13 .618 1.0 167 139 28 L3 12-6 9-7 2 2 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 33 19 14 .576 2.5 139 123 16 W3 7-10 12-4 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 35 19 16 .543 3.5 147 132 15 L1 8-9 11-7 4 6 11 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 34 17 17 .500 5.0 172 168 4 L1 7-9 10-8 5 7 13 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 36 8 28 .222 15.0 137 204 -67 L3 3-15 5-13 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
Roger McDowell New York Mets Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)