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MLB Games on Wednesday September 16, 1987

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Minnesota TwinsAL10Chicago White SoxAL13Box | PBP98,921Comiskey ParkNight3:26Jose DeLeonMike SmithsonBobby ThigpenBaines, Gagne, Gladden, Walker
Boston Red SoxAL1Detroit TigersAL4Box | PBP922,341Tiger StadiumNight2:25Jack MorrisJeff Sellers---Trammell
California AngelsAL6Kansas City RoyalsAL4Box | PBP918,739Royals StadiumNight3:13Greg MintonBret SaberhagenDeWayne Buice---
Milwaukee BrewersAL5New York YankeesAL4Box | PBP920,232Yankee Stadium INight2:38Teddy HigueraTim Stoddard---Mattingly, Meacham
Cleveland IndiansAL3Seattle MarinersAL5Box | PBP96,851The KingdomeDay2:41Bill WilkinsonSammy Stewart---Butler, Quinones
Oakland AthleticsAL1Texas RangersAL4Box | PBP910,953Arlington StadiumNight2:25Charlie HoughDave Stewart---Parrish, Porter
Baltimore OriolesAL0Toronto Blue JaysAL7Box | PBP929,353Exhibition StadiumNight2:23Jimmy KeyMike Boddicker------
New York MetsNL10Montreal ExposNL0Box | PBP931,859Olympic StadiumNight2:58Dwight GoodenCharlie Lea---Dykstra, Strawberry
Chicago CubsNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL8Box | PBP917,598Veterans StadiumNight3:14Mike MadduxLee SmithSteve BedrosianMumphrey
St. Louis CardinalsNL8Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP915,323Three Rivers StadiumNight2:55John TudorDoug Drabek---Diaz (2)
Atlanta BravesNL0San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP97,892Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:16Mark GrantKevin Coffman------
Houston AstrosNL1San Francisco GiantsNL7Box | PBP925,762Candlestick ParkDay2:18Dave DraveckyMike Scott---Aldrete, Clark (2), Milner, Young
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 Wednesday, September 16, 1987

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East122Detroit Tigers1458857.607-81766215541-3347-2417107.588
AL East211Toronto Blue Jays1458857.607-77759318439-3249-251789.471
AL East336Milwaukee Brewers1468165.5557.57737393438-3443-3116106.625
AL East447New York Yankees1458065.5528.07086753335-4045-251798.529
AL East51018Boston Red Sox1446975.47918.57487381022-4847-271899.500
AL East61323Baltimore Orioles1456283.42826.0667791-12433-4029-4317512.294
AL East71426Cleveland Indians1475691.38133.0662851-18925-4731-4415510.333
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West159Minnesota Twins1477770.524-724747-2328-4749-231587.533
AL West2711Kansas City Royals1467373.5003.56356241133-4240-3116106.625
AL West3612Oakland Athletics1467373.5003.57377112634-3839-351688.500
AL West4816Texas Rangers1467076.4796.5769774-532-4338-3316511.313
AL West5917California Angels1467076.4796.5682714-3236-3534-4116511.313
AL West61120Seattle Mariners1456877.4698.0676724-4832-3836-3917107.588
AL West71221Chicago White Sox1456481.44112.0659691-3234-4030-4117134.765
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113St. Louis Cardinals1448559.590-74163210945-3240-2718108.556
NL East224New York Mets1458461.5791.573562610938-3146-301789.471
NL East335Montreal Expos1448163.5634.0665656939-3342-3018108.556
NL East4510Philadelphia Phillies1457372.50312.5647681-3434-3739-3517710.412
NL East5815Chicago Cubs1447074.48615.0655713-5833-3837-3617611.353
NL East6919Pittsburgh Pirates1456976.47616.5629662-3330-4439-3217116.647
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West148San Francisco Giants1468066.548-69759710039-3541-3116106.625
NL West2613Cincinnati Reds1457273.4977.57056852036-3636-3717125.706
NL West3714Houston Astros1457174.4908.5589601-1228-4643-2817512.294
NL West41022Atlanta Braves1446282.43117.0662728-6624-4538-3717710.412
NL West51124Los Angeles Dodgers1446183.42418.0547609-6228-4533-3818126.667
NL West61225San Diego Padres1456085.41419.5617699-8225-4735-3817512.294
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