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Saturday, September 12,1987

Saturday, September 12,1987

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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 1987-09-12 Baltimore Orioles 3 Boston Red Sox 4 box | pbp Fenway Park Bruce Hurst Tom Niedenfuer -- 27,409 2:47
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Texas Rangers 4 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Charlie Hough Mike Witt Steve Howe 29,551 3:15
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Minnesota Twins 4 Cleveland Indians 5 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Doug Jones Juan Berenguer -- 9,156 2:25
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Detroit Tigers 2 Milwaukee Brewers 11 box | pbp County Stadium Bill Wegman Jack Morris -- 50,288 3:14
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Kansas City Royals 10 Oakland Athletics 7 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Charlie Leibrandt Dave Stewart Gene Garber 38,095 3:38
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Chicago White Sox 2 Seattle Mariners 12 box | pbp Kingdome Scott Bankhead Bill Long -- 10,193 2:32
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 New York Yankees 1 Toronto Blue Jays 13 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Jimmy Key Rick Rhoden -- 45,648 2:43
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Los Angeles Dodgers 9 Atlanta Braves 10 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Jim Acker Alejandro Pena -- 14,090 3:39
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Montreal Expos 7 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Pascual Perez Jamie Moyer -- 25,681 2:33
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 San Francisco Giants 7 Cincinnati Reds 1 box | pbp Cinergy Field Rick Reuschel Ted Power -- 35,714 2:19
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 St. Louis Cardinals 8 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Greg Mathews Dwight Gooden -- 47,734 2:43
1987 reg season 1987-09-12 Pittsburgh Pirates 12 Philadelphia Phillies 4 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Mike Dunne Don Carman -- 15,440 2:51
12 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 Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 141 85 56 .603 0.0 741 580 161 W2 39-32 46-24 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 141 84 57 .596 1.0 796 652 144 L3 40-33 44-24 2 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 142 79 63 .556 6.5 758 722 36 W5 36-33 43-30 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 141 78 63 .553 7.0 688 656 32 L4 34-40 44-23 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 141 69 72 .489 16.0 739 722 17 W5 22-45 47-27 5 8 16 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 142 62 80 .437 23.5 662 760 -98 L6 33-37 29-43 6 12 21 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 143 54 89 .378 32.0 641 829 -188 W1 23-46 31-43 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 143 76 67 .531 0.0 703 717 -14 L1 27-44 49-23 1 5 9 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 142 72 70 .507 3.5 724 694 30 L2 33-36 39-34 2 6 10 -- dnq
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 142 71 71 .500 4.5 616 601 15 W2 32-42 39-29 3 7 13 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 142 68 74 .479 7.5 662 693 -31 L2 34-34 34-40 4 9 17 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 8.0 661 704 -43 W1 32-38 35-36 5 10 18 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 142 67 75 .472 8.5 750 764 -14 W2 31-43 36-32 6 11 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 141 60 81 .426 15.0 630 677 -47 L1 33-40 27-41 7 13 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 East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 140 83 57 .593 0.0 725 617 108 W2 43-30 40-27 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 140 80 60 .571 3.0 656 632 24 W1 38-31 42-29 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 141 80 61 .567 3.5 703 615 88 L2 37-31 43-30 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 141 71 70 .504 12.5 632 664 -32 L4 34-37 37-33 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 140 69 71 .493 14.0 636 685 -49 L1 33-35 36-36 5 8 15 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 141 67 74 .475 16.5 609 646 -37 W6 29-44 38-30 6 9 19 -- 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 142 76 66 .535 0.0 667 589 78 W1 38-35 38-31 1 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 142 71 71 .500 5.0 681 670 11 L1 35-35 36-36 2 6 12 -- dnq
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 141 70 71 .496 5.5 576 580 -4 L2 27-43 43-28 3 7 14 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 140 61 79 .436 14.0 651 696 -45 W1 24-44 37-35 4 10 22 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 141 59 82 .418 16.5 537 597 -60 L1 27-45 32-37 5 11 24 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 141 58 83 .411 17.5 598 680 -82 W2 25-45 33-38 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)