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Friday, October 2,1987

Friday, October 2,1987

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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 1987-10-02 Milwaukee Brewers  2 Boston Red Sox  3 box | pbp Fenway Park Wes Gardner Teddy Higuera -- 20,077 3:21
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Cleveland Indians  4 California Angels  10 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Don Sutton Rich Yett -- 25,030 2:49
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Oakland Athletics  4 Chicago White Sox  3 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Greg Cadaret Bob James -- 8,226 3:36
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Toronto Blue Jays  3 Detroit Tigers  4 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Doyle Alexander Jim Clancy Mike Henneman 45,167 3:01
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Minnesota Twins  3 Kansas City Royals  6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bret Saberhagen Frank Viola -- 22,578 2:23
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Baltimore Orioles  1 New York Yankees  3 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tommy John Jeff Ballard -- 18,943 2:47
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Seattle Mariners  5 Texas Rangers  4 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Dennis Powell Dale Mohorcic Bill Wilkinson 11,711 2:58
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Cincinnati Reds  12 Houston Astros  7 box | pbp Astrodome Dennis Rasmussen Rocky Childress -- 19,606 3:09
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Chicago Cubs  1 Montreal Expos  7 box | pbp Stade Olympique Neal Heaton Greg Maddux Andy McGaffigan 13,301 2:26
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Philadelphia Phillies  4 Pittsburgh Pirates  6 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bob Walk Michael Jackson Jim Gott 8,245 2:42
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Los Angeles Dodgers  10 San Diego Padres  3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Fernando Valenzuela Mark Grant -- 13,969 2:41
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 Atlanta Braves  6 San Francisco Giants  4 box | pbp Candlestick Park Kevin Coffman Dave Dravecky Jim Acker 30,735 3:12
1987 reg season 1987-10-02 New York Mets  2 St. Louis Cardinals  3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Tudor John Mitchell Steve Peters 45,517 2:14
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 160 96 64 .600 0.0 892 733 159 W2 44-37 52-27 1 2 2 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1987 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 160 96 64 .600 0.0 843 651 192 L5 44-35 52-29 2 1 1 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 160 90 70 .563 6.0 854 809 45 L1 42-37 48-33 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1987 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 160 88 72 .550 8.0 780 752 28 W1 38-43 50-29 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1987 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 160 77 83 .481 19.0 834 817 17 W3 28-54 49-29 5 8 15 -- dnq
1987 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 160 66 94 .413 30.0 723 872 -149 L2 35-43 31-51 6 13 24 -- dnq
1987 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 160 60 100 .375 36.0 727 939 -212 L5 25-54 35-46 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 160 85 75 .531 0.0 783 792 -9 L3 29-50 56-25 1 5 9 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1987 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 160 81 79 .506 4.0 701 688 13 W3 37-44 44-35 2 7 11 -- dnq
1987 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 160 81 79 .506 4.0 803 767 36 W4 39-40 42-39 3 6 12 -- dnq
1987 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 160 76 84 .475 9.0 747 793 -46 W2 36-43 40-41 4 9 16 -- dnq
1987 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 160 75 85 .469 10.0 726 743 -17 L1 39-42 36-43 5 11 18 -- dnq
1987 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 160 75 85 .469 10.0 815 836 -21 L2 32-49 43-36 6 10 20 -- dnq
1987 AL West California Angels franchise | log 160 74 86 .463 11.0 752 788 -36 W1 37-44 37-42 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 160 95 65 .594 0.0 791 675 116 W2 46-35 49-30 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1987 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 160 90 70 .563 5.0 731 709 22 W1 43-38 47-32 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1987 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 160 90 70 .563 5.0 805 691 114 L3 41-38 49-32 3 2 4 Yes dnq
1987 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 160 80 80 .500 15.0 695 735 -40 L1 37-42 43-38 4 6 13 -- dnq
1987 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 160 78 82 .488 17.0 709 737 -28 W2 33-48 45-34 5 7 14 -- dnq
1987 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 159 75 84 .472 19.5 709 791 -82 L2 35-44 40-40 6 8 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 160 88 72 .550 0.0 772 662 110 L2 44-37 44-35 1 4 7 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1987 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 160 83 77 .519 5.0 777 745 32 W6 41-38 42-39 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1987 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 160 75 85 .469 13.0 641 672 -31 L1 29-52 46-33 3 9 19 -- dnq
1987 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 160 72 88 .450 16.0 630 671 -41 W2 32-47 40-41 4 10 22 -- dnq
1987 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 159 69 90 .434 18.5 740 818 -78 W1 27-51 42-39 5 11 23 -- dnq
1987 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 160 64 96 .400 24.0 664 758 -94 L9 28-53 36-43 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • 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
Ray Soff -- Hist Released by Cardinals
1 record(s)
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