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Wednesday, August 19,1987

Wednesday, August 19,1987

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Baltimore Orioles  2 California Angels  1 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Mike Boddicker Don Sutton Tom Niedenfuer 25,824 2:26
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Boston Red Sox  3 Chicago White Sox  8 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jose DeLeon Bruce Hurst Bobby Thigpen 14,275 2:53
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Milwaukee Brewers  13 Cleveland Indians  2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Juan Nieves Tom Candiotti -- 8,288 3:03
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Minnesota Twins  1 Detroit Tigers  7 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Walt Terrell Bert Blyleven -- 38,163 2:12
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Toronto Blue Jays  3 Oakland Athletics  7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Dave Stewart John Cerutti -- 16,039 2:41
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 New York Yankees  8 Seattle Mariners  0 box | pbp Kingdome Charles Hudson Mike Morgan -- 16,226 2:26
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Kansas City Royals  11 Texas Rangers  6 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Bob Stoddard Bobby Witt John Davis 24,588 3:26
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Chicago Cubs  9 Atlanta Braves  1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Scott Sanderson Charlie Puleo -- 10,523 2:49
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Pittsburgh Pirates  10 Cincinnati Reds  9 box | pbp Cinergy Field Doug Drabek Tom Browning -- 24,179 2:55
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 St. Louis Cardinals  1 Houston Astros  2 box | pbp Astrodome Bob Knepper Joe Magrane Larry Andersen 30,223 2:10
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 Los Angeles Dodgers  10 Montreal Expos  9 box | pbp Stade Olympique Alejandro Pena Jeff Parrett Tim Crews 27,172 3:26
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 San Francisco Giants  10 New York Mets  6 box | pbp Shea Stadium Scott Garrelts Roger McDowell -- 50,511 3:35
1987 reg season 1987-08-19 San Diego Padres  5 Philadelphia Phillies  6 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Bruce Ruffin Mark Grant Jeff Calhoun 30,595 2:29
13 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)
  • 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 Detroit Tigers franchise | log 117 70 47 .598 0.0 670 539 131 W4 32-25 38-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 120 71 49 .592 0.5 625 499 126 L1 34-28 37-21 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 120 69 51 .575 2.5 610 552 58 W2 31-32 38-19 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 120 63 57 .525 8.5 643 645 -2 W1 31-31 32-26 4 5 8 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 120 57 63 .475 14.5 635 629 6 L1 20-41 37-22 5 9 17 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 120 55 65 .458 16.5 570 624 -54 W2 31-30 24-35 6 12 20 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 120 46 74 .383 25.5 529 711 -182 L1 20-39 26-35 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 122 66 56 .541 0.0 611 614 -3 L2 24-38 42-18 1 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 120 61 59 .508 4.0 624 575 49 W1 29-30 32-29 2 6 14 -- dnq
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 120 60 60 .500 5.0 514 502 12 W1 25-37 35-23 3 7 15 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 121 60 61 .496 5.5 576 597 -21 L2 30-28 30-33 4 8 16 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 119 56 63 .471 8.5 643 652 -9 L1 24-34 32-29 5 10 18 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 120 56 64 .467 9.0 551 624 -73 L6 25-32 31-32 6 11 19 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 119 49 70 .412 15.5 538 576 -38 W1 26-32 23-38 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 119 70 49 .588 0.0 632 534 98 L4 38-26 32-23 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 119 67 52 .563 3.0 564 543 21 L1 29-26 38-26 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 120 67 53 .558 3.5 613 536 77 L1 30-29 37-24 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 119 62 57 .521 8.0 556 575 -19 W1 29-30 33-27 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 120 61 59 .508 9.5 565 585 -20 W1 29-32 32-27 5 8 13 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 120 53 67 .442 17.5 525 578 -53 W2 23-38 30-29 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 San Francisco Giants franchise | log 121 63 58 .521 0.0 570 524 46 W1 31-30 32-28 1 5 10 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 121 62 59 .512 1.0 603 584 19 L2 31-30 31-29 2 6 11 -- dnq
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 120 61 59 .508 1.5 499 488 11 W6 24-35 37-24 3 7 12 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 119 53 66 .445 9.0 468 515 -47 W1 22-37 31-29 4 9 21 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 120 51 69 .425 11.5 558 610 -52 L1 22-38 29-31 5 11 23 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 120 49 71 .408 13.5 507 588 -81 L1 21-39 28-32 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
Tips/tools for using data gri ds:

  • 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
Wayne Tolleson New York Yankees Injury DL - Strained right shoulder
Storm Davis San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
Alejandro Pena Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)
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