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Monday, September 21,1987

Monday, September 21,1987

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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 1987-09-21 Toronto Blue Jays 2 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium John Cerutti Mike Boddicker Tom Henke 13,683 2:36
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Detroit Tigers 4 Boston Red Sox 9 box | pbp Fenway Park Al Nipper Nate Snell -- 20,376 3:11
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Chicago White Sox 5 California Angels 3 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Jose DeLeon Chuck Finley Bobby Thigpen 21,969 2:55
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Oakland Athletics 3 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Doug Jones Dave Stewart -- 4,532 2:51
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Kansas City Royals 1 Seattle Mariners 5 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Campbell Bret Saberhagen -- 6,416 2:17
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 New York Mets 7 Chicago Cubs 1 box | pbp Wrigley Field Dwight Gooden Les Lancaster -- 8,229 2:48
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Pittsburgh Pirates 5 Montreal Expos 2 box | pbp Stade Olympique Doug Drabek Bob Sebra Jeff Robinson 13,206 2:54
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 San Francisco Giants 2 box | pbp Candlestick Park Bob Welch Kelly Downs Tim Leary 22,522 2:57
1987 reg season 1987-09-21 Philadelphia Phillies 1 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Tudor Don Carman Todd Worrell 38,396 2:25
9 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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 150 91 59 .607 0.0 798 609 189 W2 42-34 49-25 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 149 90 59 .604 0.5 837 690 147 L2 41-34 49-25 2 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 149 82 67 .550 8.5 792 755 37 W1 39-36 43-31 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 149 82 67 .550 8.5 723 694 29 L1 35-40 47-27 4 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 149 73 76 .490 17.5 782 762 20 W4 25-49 48-27 5 9 15 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 150 63 87 .420 28.0 688 818 -130 L4 33-40 30-47 6 13 25 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 151 57 94 .377 34.5 675 869 -194 W1 25-50 32-44 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 150 80 70 .533 0.0 739 754 -15 W3 28-47 52-23 1 5 9 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 150 76 74 .507 4.0 760 728 32 L1 37-39 39-35 2 6 10 -- dnq
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 151 74 77 .490 6.5 654 655 -1 L4 33-43 41-34 3 7 13 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 149 73 76 .490 6.5 780 779 1 W4 32-43 41-33 4 8 14 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 150 70 80 .467 10.0 701 749 -48 W1 33-41 37-39 5 10 19 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 151 70 81 .464 10.5 696 737 -41 L5 36-39 34-42 6 11 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 150 68 82 .453 12.0 688 714 -26 W3 35-40 33-42 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 149 88 61 .591 0.0 760 647 113 W3 45-33 43-28 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 150 86 64 .573 2.5 765 654 111 W1 40-34 46-30 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 149 84 65 .564 4.0 690 673 17 L2 39-33 45-32 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 150 75 75 .500 13.5 663 706 -43 L1 35-40 40-35 4 5 11 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 150 73 77 .487 15.5 658 686 -28 W2 31-44 42-33 5 7 16 -- dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 149 71 78 .477 17.0 672 740 -68 L3 34-41 37-37 6 9 18 -- 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 150 82 68 .547 0.0 714 612 102 L2 39-35 43-33 1 4 8 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 149 74 75 .497 7.5 722 704 18 W1 38-38 36-37 2 6 12 -- dnq
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 149 72 77 .483 9.5 594 611 -17 W1 28-47 44-30 3 8 17 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 150 65 85 .433 17.0 578 634 -56 W2 29-45 36-40 4 10 22 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 148 63 85 .426 18.0 680 754 -74 L1 25-48 38-37 5 11 23 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 149 63 86 .423 18.5 630 705 -75 L1 27-48 36-38 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • 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
Dickie Noles Detroit Tigers Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs to Detroit Tigers
1 record(s)