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Games on 1987-05-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Baltimore Orioles4California Angels2BoxScott McGregorMike WittJack O'Connor
Texas Rangers7Chicago White Sox2BoxDale MohorcicJim Winn(none)
Cleveland Indians3Detroit Tigers5BoxJack MorrisPhil Niekro(none)
Milwaukee Brewers0Kansas City Royals13BoxCharlie LeibrandtBill Wegman(none)
Boston Red Sox6Minnesota Twins1BoxRoger ClemensBert Blyleven(none)
Toronto Blue Jays3Oakland Athletics10BoxMoose HaasJimmy Key(none)
New York Yankees8Seattle Mariners10BoxSteve ShieldsCecilio Guante(none)
Chicago Cubs2Houston Astros1BoxJamie MoyerNolan RyanFrank DiPino
Los Angeles Dodgers3Montreal Expos10BoxBryn SmithBob Welch(none)
San Francisco Giants5New York Mets4BoxScott GarreltsJeff Innis(none)
San Diego Padres0Philadelphia Phillies9BoxDon CarmanJimmy Jones(none)
Atlanta Braves10Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxJeff DedmonJohn SmileyGene Garber
Cincinnati Reds5St. Louis Cardinals6BoxTim ConroyMario SotoTodd Worrell

Standings as of 1987-05-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Yankees362313.639--193142519-1114-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I1266660.524
222Toronto Blue Jays342113.6181.01781403810-811-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1287553.586
335Milwaukee Brewers332013.6061.5173173011-69-7L10T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1297158.550
4917Baltimore Orioles361719.4726.0184182211-86-11W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1265076.397
51018Boston Red Sox351619.4576.5148156-85-1411-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1276265.488
61221Detroit Tigers341519.4417.0157145125-1010-9W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1288345.648
71425Cleveland Indians361125.30612.0140202-625-146-11L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium1265076.397
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
148Kansas City Royals331914.576--149125247-912-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1296465.496
259Seattle Mariners362016.5560.5179183-410-710-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome1265868.460
3611California Angels361917.5281.5176180-410-89-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1265670.444
4714Minnesota Twins361818.5002.5164182-187-911-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1266759.532
5816Oakland Athletics351718.4863.0174162127-1010-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1276463.504
61120Texas Rangers331518.4554.0156174-185-1210-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1296069.465
71324Chicago White Sox331221.3647.0121146-257-85-13L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1296564.504
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136St. Louis Cardinals332013.606--1831572611-59-8W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1297554.581
247Chicago Cubs352114.600--153144915-56-9W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1265571.437
3815Montreal Expos351718.4864.0158175-1710-107-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1277453.583
4919Pittsburgh Pirates331518.4555.0161165-44-911-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium1296564.504
51022New York Mets341519.4415.5154169-156-109-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1287751.602
61123Philadelphia Phillies341420.4126.5146174-286-78-13W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1286662.516
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
223San Francisco Giants362214.611--1751512413-79-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1266858.540
114Cincinnati Reds362214.611--2031495412-710-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1266264.492
3510Houston Astros351916.5432.5141128137-1012-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome1275770.449
4612Atlanta Braves361917.5283.0191179129-910-8W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1255075.400
5713Los Angeles Dodgers371918.5143.515314858-1111-7L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1255471.432
61226San Diego Padres38830.21115.0141220-793-175-13L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1245767.460


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Paul HouseholderOF28.254Signed as Free Agent by Astros.