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MLB Games on Thursday May 21, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL3Cleveland IndiansAL6Box | PBP97,401Cleveland StadiumDay2:23Greg SwindellBert Blyleven---Bernazard, Hall, Laudner, Snyder (3)
St. Louis CardinalsNL7Atlanta BravesNL2Box | PBP99,579Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumDay2:34Bob ForschZane Smith------
Cincinnati RedsNL7Chicago CubsNL8Box | PBP921,718Wrigley FieldDay2:45Lee SmithJohn Franco---Davis, Dernier, Diaz, Dunston, Jones, Mumphrey, Sandberg
Los Angeles DodgersNL3Philadelphia PhilliesNL6Box | PBP913,639Veterans StadiumNight2:44Shane RawleyAlejandro PenaSteve BedrosianAguayo, Guerrero, Hatcher, Samuel, Stone
4 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, May 21, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111New York Yankees402515.625-2101575311-1314-21226458.525
AL East236Milwaukee Brewers362115.5832.0181182-111-710-81267056.556
AL East347Toronto Blue Jays382216.5792.01951504511-1111-51247450.597
AL East4915Baltimore Orioles402020.5005.02101941614-96-111224775.385
AL East51019Detroit Tigers381820.4746.0185166197-1111-91248044.645
AL East61121Boston Red Sox391722.4367.5166175-96-1711-51236162.496
AL East71425Cleveland Indians401327.32512.0156224-685-158-121224874.393
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West125Kansas City Royals372215.595-161137247-915-61256164.488
AL West2610Seattle Mariners402119.5252.5192214-2210-711-121225765.467
AL West359California Angels402119.5252.5185200-1510-811-111225468.443
AL West4712Oakland Athletics392019.5133.0189171187-1013-91236162.496
AL West5814Minnesota Twins402020.5003.5188202-148-1112-91226557.533
AL West61223Texas Rangers371621.4326.0178202-245-1311-81255966.472
AL West71324Chicago White Sox361422.3897.5135157-228-96-131266363.500
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112St. Louis Cardinals372314.622-2101713913-610-81257253.576
NL East223Chicago Cubs392415.615-1781631516-58-101225270.426
NL East3716Montreal Expos391920.4875.0182195-1310-109-101237251.585
NL East4817Pittsburgh Pirates371819.4865.0178179-14-914-101256263.496
NL East51020New York Mets381820.4745.5180187-76-1012-101247450.597
NL East61122Philadelphia Phillies371621.4327.0162186-246-710-141256461.512
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West134San Francisco Giants402416.600-1961732315-99-71226656.541
NL West248Cincinnati Reds402317.5751.02201784213-1010-71226161.500
NL West3511Houston Astros392019.5133.515414598-1212-71235667.455
NL West4613Atlanta Braves402020.5004.020820269-1011-101214972.405
NL West5918Los Angeles Dodgers401921.4755.0162167-58-1411-71225468.443
NL West61226San Diego Padres421032.23815.0161245-845-195-131205565.458
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season