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MLB Games on Sunday August 23, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL4Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP932,956Fenway ParkDay2:43Jeff SellersSteve CarltonWes GardnerBaylor, Evans, Gaetti, Hrbek, Smalley
Toronto Blue JaysAL2California AngelsAL5Box | PBP942,000Anaheim StadiumDay2:53Kirk McCaskillDave StiebDeWayne BuiceBuckner, Joyner, Moseby
Detroit TigersAL4Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP921,097Cleveland StadiumDay2:43Jack MorrisTom Candiotti---Gibson
Kansas City RoyalsAL5Milwaukee BrewersAL10Box | PBP933,887County StadiumDay3:06Jay AldrichBob Stoddard---Brett, Tartabull
New York YankeesAL4Oakland AthleticsAL0Box | PBP943,726Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:41Rick RhodenDave StewartTim StoddardEasler
Baltimore OriolesAL6Seattle MarinersAL5Box | PBP913,595The KingdomeDay2:43Ken DixonDennis Powell---Hart, Sheets
Chicago White SoxAL8Texas RangersAL1Box | PBP914,120Arlington StadiumNight2:54Floyd BannisterJeff Russell---Walker
Pittsburgh PiratesNL2Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP910,699Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumDay2:41David PalmerMike Bielecki---Virgil
Houston AstrosNL4Chicago CubsNL2Box | PBP933,934Wrigley FieldDay2:46Jeff HeathcockRick SutcliffeDave SmithDurham
St. Louis CardinalsNL12Cincinnati RedsNL6Box | PBP939,923Riverfront StadiumDay3:22Danny CoxBill Gullickson------
San Francisco GiantsNL5Montreal ExposNL3Box | PBP935,250Olympic StadiumDay3:08Kelly DownsBob SebraDon RobinsonAldrete, Nichols
San Diego PadresNL2New York MetsNL9Box | PBP942,951Shea StadiumDay2:57Dwight GoodenEric NolteRoger McDowellJohnson, Strawberry
Los Angeles DodgersNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL1Box | PBP936,407Veterans StadiumDay2:48Orel HershiserDon Carman------
13 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 Sunday, August 23, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Detroit Tigers1227349.598-69756812934-2739-22402515.625
AL East223Toronto Blue Jays1247351.5891.063751312436-3037-21382315.605
AL East334New York Yankees1247054.5654.06215685332-3538-19381919.500
AL East448Milwaukee Brewers1246658.5328.06776601732-3134-27382513.658
AL East5917Boston Red Sox1236063.48813.56586411720-4140-22391821.462
AL East61220Baltimore Orioles1245767.46017.0588648-6033-3224-35381028.263
AL East71426Cleveland Indians1254877.38426.5560744-18420-3928-38371324.351
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West159Minnesota Twins1266660.524-623645-2224-4242-18361917.528
AL West2612Oakland Athletics1246361.5082.06425905229-3034-31381820.474
AL West3715California Angels1256263.4963.5586606-2030-2832-35371324.351
AL West4816Kansas City Royals1236162.4963.5527522526-3935-23392217.564
AL West51018Seattle Mariners1245965.4766.0577641-6425-3234-33381919.500
AL West61119Texas Rangers1235865.4726.5658672-1424-3434-31391722.436
AL West71324Chicago White Sox1235172.41513.5558591-3328-3423-38392613.667
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East112St. Louis Cardinals1237350.593-65955310641-2732-23392217.564
NL East225New York Mets1246955.5564.56345567830-2939-26382315.605
NL East336Montreal Expos1236855.5535.05775651229-2639-29392316.590
NL East447Philadelphia Phillies1246658.5327.5578586-829-3037-28381424.368
NL East5814Chicago Cubs1246262.50011.5582612-3029-3333-29371423.378
NL East61123Pittsburgh Pirates1245371.42720.5537604-6723-4230-29382711.711
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West1510San Francisco Giants1256560.520-5895424733-3232-28372512.676
NL West2611Houston Astros1246460.5160.55185051326-3638-24381226.316
NL West3713Cincinnati Reds1256362.5042.06226101231-3032-32372116.568
NL West41021Atlanta Braves1245569.4449.5592623-3122-3833-31371423.378
NL West5922Los Angeles Dodgers1245569.4449.5484529-4524-4031-29381820.474
NL West61225San Diego Padres1245173.41113.5525612-8723-4128-32381424.368
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