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MLB Games on Friday August 28, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
California AngelsAL5Baltimore OriolesAL6Box | PBP920,403Memorial StadiumNight2:55Mark WilliamsonChuck Finley---Hart, Joyner, Lynn, Schofield
Kansas City RoyalsAL9Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP913,484Comiskey ParkNight3:02Charlie LeibrandtDave LaPoint---Tartabull
Texas RangersAL5Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP932,362Tiger StadiumNight3:06Mitch WilliamsJack MorrisDale MohorcicNokes, Sierra
Minnesota TwinsAL0Milwaukee BrewersAL1Box | PBP922,461County StadiumNight2:09Chris BosioLes Straker------
Seattle MarinersAL10New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP922,095Yankee Stadium INight3:01Mike TrujilloCharles Hudson---Brantley, Davis
Oakland AthleticsAL3Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP932,256Exhibition StadiumNight2:40Dave StewartDave StiebDennis EckersleyLansford
Chicago CubsNL6Cincinnati RedsNL5Box | PBP1028,223Riverfront StadiumNight3:43Lee SmithJohn Franco---Bell, Palmeiro
Montreal ExposNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL1Box | PBP1230,917Dodger StadiumNight3:17Tim BurkeTim LearyBob McClureWallach
Houston AstrosNL2Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP911,917Three Rivers StadiumNight2:27Bob WalkMike ScottJim Gott---
Philadelphia PhilliesNL8San Diego PadresNL1Box | PBP912,711Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:31Don CarmanEd Whitson---Schmidt
New York MetsNL4San Francisco GiantsNL0Box | PBP936,507Candlestick ParkNight2:45Dwight GoodenMike LaCoss---Johnson
Atlanta BravesNL3St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP943,524Busch Stadium IINight2:57Todd WorrellGene Garber---Griffey
12 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 Friday, August 28, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Detroit Tigers1267551.595-71959012936-2839-23362313.639
AL East223Toronto Blue Jays1287652.594-66152613538-3038-22342014.588
AL East336New York Yankees1277156.5594.56295854433-3638-20351817.514
AL East447Milwaukee Brewers1287058.5476.06936722132-3138-27342113.618
AL East5917Boston Red Sox1266165.48414.06716551620-4141-24361719.472
AL East61220Baltimore Orioles1285969.46117.0613674-6133-3426-3534826.235
AL East71426Cleveland Indians1284880.37528.0572759-18720-4228-38341321.382
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West1510Oakland Athletics1286662.516-6656115430-3136-31341519.441
AL West2611Minnesota Twins1306763.515-640665-2524-4343-20321814.563
AL West3714Kansas City Royals1286464.5002.0552546627-3937-25341915.559
AL West4815California Angels1296366.4883.5603625-2230-3033-36331221.364
AL West51018Texas Rangers1286167.4775.0684691-727-3634-31341420.412
AL West61119Seattle Mariners1276067.4725.5593658-6526-3234-35351817.514
AL West71324Chicago White Sox1275374.41712.5575613-3830-3523-39352411.686
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111St. Louis Cardinals1277651.598-67756611141-2735-24351916.543
NL East224New York Mets1287256.5634.56435618231-2941-27342014.588
NL East335Montreal Expos1277156.5595.05895761332-2739-29352015.571
NL East459Philadelphia Phillies1286761.5239.5589598-930-3037-31341321.382
NL East5713Chicago Cubs1276463.50412.0598628-3030-3334-30341222.353
NL East6921Pittsburgh Pirates1285771.44519.5553615-6223-4234-29342311.676
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West148San Francisco Giants1296861.527-6005495136-3232-29332211.667
NL West2612Houston Astros1286563.5082.5530523727-3938-24341123.324
NL West3816Cincinnati Reds1296366.4885.0636628831-3332-33332112.636
NL West41022Atlanta Braves1275671.44111.0606637-3123-4033-31341321.382
NL West51123Los Angeles Dodgers1285672.43811.5490536-4625-4231-30341717.500
NL West61225San Diego Padres1285276.40615.5536630-9423-4129-35341321.382
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