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Tuesday, September 15,1987

Tuesday, September 15,1987

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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 1987-09-15 Minnesota Twins 2 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Jack McDowell Joe Niekro -- 7,947 2:26
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Boston Red Sox 8 Detroit Tigers 9 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Dan Petry Steve Crawford Mike Henneman 20,398 3:09
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 California Angels 7 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Willie Fraser Danny Jackson -- 17,682 3:01
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Milwaukee Brewers 3 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Al Leiter Juan Nieves Dave Righetti 22,102 2:39
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Cleveland Indians 4 Seattle Mariners 2 box | pbp Kingdome Ken Schrom Mike Moore -- 8,017 2:34
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Oakland Athletics 6 Texas Rangers 5 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Eric Plunk Dale Mohorcic Dennis Eckersley 9,533 2:56
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Baltimore Orioles 2 Toronto Blue Jays 6 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mike Flanagan Jose Mesa -- 27,192 2:45
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Cincinnati Reds 21 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Ron Robinson David Palmer -- 4,708 2:46
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Houston Astros 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tim Belcher Bob Knepper Alejandro Pena 16,415 2:26
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Chicago Cubs 4 New York Mets 12 box | pbp Shea Stadium Sid Fernandez Greg Maddux -- 31,806 3:20
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 St. Louis Cardinals 4 Philadelphia Phillies 3 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Ricky Horton Kevin Gross Todd Worrell 20,697 3:17
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 Montreal Expos 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Mike Bielecki Neal Heaton -- 5,852 2:20
1987 reg season 1987-09-15 San Diego Padres 3 San Francisco Giants 13 box | pbp Candlestick Park Atlee Hammaker Eric Nolte -- 16,252 3:08
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 Detroit Tigers franchise | log 144 87 57 .604 0.0 813 661 152 W3 41-33 46-24 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 144 87 57 .604 0.0 770 593 177 W2 39-32 48-25 2 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 144 80 64 .556 7.0 704 670 34 W1 35-40 45-24 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 145 80 65 .552 7.5 768 735 33 L1 37-34 43-31 4 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 143 69 74 .483 17.5 747 734 13 L2 22-47 47-27 5 8 16 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 144 62 82 .431 25.0 667 784 -117 L8 33-39 29-43 6 13 23 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 146 56 90 .384 32.0 659 846 -187 W2 25-46 31-44 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 146 77 69 .527 0.0 714 734 -20 L2 28-46 49-23 1 5 9 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 145 73 72 .503 3.5 631 618 13 L1 33-42 40-30 2 6 11 -- dnq
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 145 73 72 .503 3.5 736 707 29 W1 34-37 39-35 3 7 10 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 145 69 76 .476 7.5 765 773 -8 L1 32-43 37-33 4 9 18 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 145 69 76 .476 7.5 676 710 -34 W1 35-35 34-41 5 10 19 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 144 67 77 .465 9.0 671 721 -50 L3 32-38 35-39 6 11 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 144 63 81 .438 13.0 646 681 -35 W3 34-40 29-41 7 12 21 -- 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 143 84 59 .587 0.0 733 627 106 W1 44-32 40-27 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 144 83 61 .576 1.5 725 626 99 W3 37-31 46-30 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 143 81 62 .566 3.0 665 646 19 L1 39-33 42-29 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 144 72 72 .500 12.5 639 676 -37 L1 34-37 38-35 4 5 12 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 143 70 73 .490 14.0 650 705 -55 L2 33-37 37-36 5 8 15 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 144 69 75 .479 15.5 624 654 -30 W1 30-44 39-31 6 9 17 -- 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 145 79 66 .545 0.0 690 596 94 W4 39-35 40-31 1 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 145 72 73 .497 7.0 705 685 20 W1 36-36 36-37 2 6 13 -- dnq
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 144 71 73 .493 7.5 588 594 -6 L1 28-45 43-28 3 7 14 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 143 62 81 .434 16.0 662 725 -63 L1 24-44 38-37 4 10 22 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 144 61 83 .424 17.5 547 609 -62 W1 28-45 33-38 5 11 24 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 144 59 85 .410 19.5 614 699 -85 L2 25-47 34-38 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
David Segui Baltimore Orioles Hist Signed out of draft (Louisiana Tech)
Jeff Richardson California Angels Hist Traded from New York Mets with Shane Young to California Angels for John Candelaria
John Candelaria New York Mets Hist Traded from California Angels to New York Mets for Shane Young and Jeff Richardson
Andy Hawkins San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)