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Tuesday April 7,1987This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1987 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
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Games on 1987-04-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners1California Angels7BoxMike WittMark Langston(none)
Oakland Athletics4Minnesota Twins5BoxGeorge FrazierBill Krueger(none)
Philadelphia Phillies0Atlanta Braves6BoxRick MahlerShane Rawley(none)
St. Louis Cardinals9Chicago Cubs3BoxJohn TudorRick SutcliffeBill Dawley
Los Angeles Dodgers5Houston Astros6BoxLarry AndersenMatt YoungDave Smith
Pittsburgh Pirates2New York Mets3BoxBob OjedaBob PattersonJesse Orosco
San Diego Padres3San Francisco Giants4BoxMike LaCossEd WhitsonJeff Robinson

Standings as of 1987-04-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
259Milwaukee Brewers1101.000--5140-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1619071.559
335New York Yankees1101.000--2111-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I1618873.547
422Toronto Blue Jays1101.000--7340-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1619566.590
1111Baltimore Orioles1101.000--2110-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1616695.410
51417Boston Red Sox101.0001.015-40-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1617883.484
61023Cleveland Indians101.0001.037-40-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium16161100.379
7924Detroit Tigers101.0001.012-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1619863.609
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1613Chicago White Sox1101.000--5411-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1617685.472
248Minnesota Twins1101.000--5410-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1618477.522
377California Angels1101.000--7160-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1617487.460
61215Seattle Mariners101.0001.017-60-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1617883.484
4816Kansas City Royals101.0001.045-10-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1618378.516
51122Oakland Athletics101.0001.045-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1618180.503
71318Texas Rangers101.0001.012-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1617586.466
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136New York Mets1101.000--3210-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1619170.565
263St. Louis Cardinals1101.000--9361-00-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1619467.584
61020Pittsburgh Pirates101.0001.023-10-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1618081.497
5921Philadelphia Phillies101.0001.006-60-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1618081.497
4826Montreal Expos101.0001.0511-60-10-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1619170.565
31214Chicago Cubs101.0001.039-60-00-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1607684.475
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
424San Francisco Giants2201.0000.58620-02-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1608872.550
3412Houston Astros2201.0000.510820-02-0W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome1607486.463
2510Cincinnati Reds1101.000--11560-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1618378.516
111Atlanta Braves1101.000--6060-01-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1606892.425
61119San Diego Padres202.0001.568-20-20-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1606595.406
5725Los Angeles Dodgers202.0001.5810-20-20-0L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1607387.456


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Bob GibsonP29.292Signed as Free Agent by Mets. 
Jim GottP27.248Signed as Free Agent by Giants. 
Donnie ScottC25.234Released by Orioles.