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Tuesday, May 19,1987

Tuesday, May 19,1987

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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 1987-05-19 Toronto Blue Jays 1 California Angels 2 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim DeWayne Buice Jeff Musselman Donnie Moore 23,622 2:40
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Minnesota Twins 3 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Ken Schrom Mark Portugal -- 7,045 2:54
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Boston Red Sox 1 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bret Saberhagen Bob Stanley -- 25,340 2:27
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Chicago White Sox 5 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Jose DeLeon Teddy Higuera Bob James 11,903 2:41
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 New York Yankees 2 Oakland Athletics 4 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dennis Eckersley Dennis Rasmussen Jay Howell 16,103 2:44
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Baltimore Orioles 15 Seattle Mariners 4 box | pbp Kingdome Jeff Ballard Mike Trujillo -- 7,109 2:30
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Detroit Tigers 8 Texas Rangers 10 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Dale Mohorcic Eric King -- 17,484 3:21
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Gene Garber Todd Worrell -- 11,886 2:38
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Cincinnati Reds 2 Chicago Cubs 9 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Sutcliffe Tom Browning Ed Lynch 28,890 3:00
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 San Francisco Giants 6 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Stade Olympique Mike LaCoss Floyd Youmans -- 15,042 2:47
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 San Diego Padres 4 New York Mets 5 box | pbp Shea Stadium Roger McDowell Eric Show -- 20,820 3:02
1987 reg season 1987-05-19 Houston Astros 2 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Smiley Dave Meads Don Robinson 6,238 2:49
12 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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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 39 25 14 .641 0.0 205 150 55 L1 11-12 14-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 37 22 15 .595 2.0 191 145 46 L1 11-10 11-5 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 35 20 15 .571 3.0 176 181 -5 L12 11-7 9-8 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 39 20 19 .513 5.0 208 188 20 W4 14-8 6-11 4 5 13 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 37 17 20 .459 7.0 179 162 17 L1 6-11 11-9 5 10 19 -- Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 38 16 22 .421 8.5 159 174 -15 L3 5-17 11-5 6 12 22 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 38 12 26 .316 12.5 148 213 -65 W1 5-15 7-11 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 Kansas City Royals franchise | log 36 22 14 .611 0.0 160 130 30 W5 7-9 15-5 1 2 3 Yes dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 39 20 19 .513 3.5 186 212 -26 L3 10-7 10-12 2 6 11 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 39 20 19 .513 3.5 180 196 -16 W1 10-8 10-11 3 7 12 -- dnq
1987 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 4.0 177 194 -17 L1 7-10 12-9 4 9 14 -- Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 4.0 182 166 16 W1 7-10 12-9 5 8 16 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 6.0 174 196 -22 W1 5-13 11-7 6 11 21 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 35 14 21 .400 7.5 134 152 -18 W2 8-8 6-13 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 Chicago Cubs franchise | log 37 23 14 .622 0.0 168 150 18 W5 16-5 7-9 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1987 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 35 21 14 .600 1.0 198 165 33 L1 11-6 10-8 2 2 4 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 38 19 19 .500 4.5 175 186 -11 L1 10-10 9-9 3 7 15 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 36 17 19 .472 5.5 173 176 -3 W1 4-9 13-10 4 9 18 -- dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 37 17 20 .459 6.0 170 184 -14 W1 6-10 11-10 5 10 20 -- dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 36 15 21 .417 7.5 156 183 -27 W1 6-7 9-14 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 San Francisco Giants franchise | log 39 23 16 .590 0.0 187 166 21 W1 14-9 9-7 1 3 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 38 22 16 .579 0.5 207 168 39 L4 12-9 10-7 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 38 20 18 .526 2.5 202 190 12 W1 9-10 11-8 3 5 10 Yes dnq
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 38 20 18 .526 2.5 151 140 11 L1 8-11 12-7 4 6 9 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 39 19 20 .487 4.0 159 161 -2 L5 8-13 11-7 5 8 17 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 41 10 31 .244 14.0 158 235 -77 L1 5-18 5-13 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Sal Butera -- Hist Released by Reds
Doug Corbett California Angels Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1987-1987 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Paul Wilmet Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Sold by St. Louis Cardinals to Pittsburgh Pirates
Nick Esasky Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)