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Tuesday, August 11,1987

Tuesday, August 11,1987

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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 1987-08-11 Cleveland Indians 6 Baltimore Orioles 3 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Scott Bailes Dave J. Schmidt Doug Jones 23,517 2:46
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Toronto Blue Jays 8 Boston Red Sox 3 box | pbp Fenway Park Jimmy Key Bob Stanley -- 32,555 3:07
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Detroit Tigers 9 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Frank Tanana Scott Nielsen Guillermo Hernandez 14,567 3:04
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 New York Yankees 5 Kansas City Royals 8 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bret Saberhagen Ron Guidry Jerry Gleaton 35,651 2:45
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Texas Rangers 7 Milwaukee Brewers 1 box | pbp County Stadium Greg Harris Mark Knudson -- 17,502 2:54
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 California Angels 2 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Viola John Candelaria -- 39,163 2:25
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Oakland Athletics 2 Seattle Mariners 8 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Moore Jose Rijo -- 10,859 2:38
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Cincinnati Reds 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Bob Welch Jeff Montgomery -- 36,276 2:59
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Montreal Expos 2 New York Mets 6 box | pbp Shea Stadium Terry Leach Floyd Youmans -- 42,497 2:52
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Chicago Cubs 8 Philadelphia Phillies 9 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Kevin Gross Bob Tewksbury -- 30,459 4:59
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 St. Louis Cardinals 6 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Ken Dayley Rick Reuschel Todd Worrell 14,637 2:50
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Atlanta Braves 6 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Mark Davis Gene Garber -- 12,512 2:45
1987 reg season 1987-08-11 Houston Astros 7 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Jeff Heathcock Mike LaCoss Larry Andersen 22,065 2:56
13 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 Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 113 67 46 .593 0.0 598 470 128 W1 32-27 35-19 1 1 2 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 110 64 46 .582 1.5 617 511 106 W1 28-24 36-22 2 2 3 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 114 66 48 .579 1.5 581 538 43 L3 29-31 37-17 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 112 59 53 .527 7.5 597 608 -11 L1 27-28 32-25 4 5 8 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 112 53 59 .473 13.5 581 581 0 L1 19-39 34-20 5 11 19 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 113 51 62 .451 16.0 547 597 -50 L1 29-30 22-32 6 12 20 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 113 42 71 .372 25.0 498 663 -165 W1 17-38 25-33 7 14 26 -- 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 Minnesota Twins franchise | log 114 62 52 .544 0.0 576 573 3 W5 24-36 38-16 1 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 113 57 56 .504 4.5 580 545 35 L1 26-28 31-28 2 6 13 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 113 57 56 .504 4.5 540 555 -15 L1 28-28 29-28 3 7 12 -- dnq
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 112 56 56 .500 5.0 475 459 16 W3 23-36 33-20 4 8 15 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 113 55 58 .487 6.5 534 580 -46 W1 25-28 30-30 5 9 17 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 111 53 58 .477 7.5 596 598 -2 W1 22-31 31-27 6 10 18 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 111 45 66 .405 15.5 496 538 -42 L1 24-30 21-36 7 13 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 East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 112 69 43 .616 0.0 616 500 116 W2 38-23 31-20 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 113 64 49 .566 5.5 564 492 72 W1 29-26 35-23 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 112 62 50 .554 7.0 522 508 14 L1 29-25 33-25 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 112 57 55 .509 12.0 516 539 -23 W3 26-29 31-26 4 5 10 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 57 56 .504 12.5 514 530 -16 L2 28-30 29-26 5 7 14 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 113 50 63 .442 19.5 477 536 -59 L2 21-34 29-29 6 10 22 -- 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 114 59 55 .518 0.0 573 549 24 L1 28-28 31-27 1 4 9 Yes dnq
1987 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 114 58 56 .509 1.0 534 500 34 L1 30-29 28-27 2 6 11 -- Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 112 55 57 .491 3.0 453 464 -11 W1 24-33 31-24 3 8 16 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 112 50 62 .446 8.0 450 490 -40 W1 20-34 30-28 4 9 21 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 112 49 63 .438 9.0 535 557 -22 L3 21-33 28-30 5 11 23 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 113 46 67 .407 12.5 472 561 -89 W7 20-38 26-29 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Nelson Simmons Seattle Mariners Hist Traded from Baltimore Orioles to Seattle Mariners for Mike Brown (8/26/1987)
1 record(s)