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Thursday October 15,1987This date in baseball
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Standings at end of 1987 season.

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Detroit Tigers1629864.605--89673516144-3754-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium000
222Toronto Blue Jays1629666.5932.084565519044-3752-29L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium000
335Milwaukee Brewers1629171.5627.08628174543-3848-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium000
448New York Yankees1628973.5499.07887583038-4351-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardYankee Stadium I000
5815Boston Red Sox1627884.48120.08428251728-5450-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park000
61324Baltimore Orioles1626795.41431.0729880-15136-4431-51W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium000
71426Cleveland Indians16261101.37737.0742957-21526-5535-46W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium000
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Minnesota Twins1628577.525--786806-2029-5256-25L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome000
2611Kansas City Royals1628379.5122.07156912437-4446-35W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium000
3712Oakland Athletics1628181.5004.08067891739-4242-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum000
4916Seattle Mariners1627884.4817.0760801-4138-4340-41W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome000
51017Chicago White Sox1627785.4758.0748746239-4238-43W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park000
71221California Angels1627587.46310.0770803-3337-4438-43L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium000
61120Texas Rangers1627587.46310.0823849-2632-4943-38L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium000
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113St. Louis Cardinals1629567.586--79869310546-3549-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II000
224New York Mets1629270.5683.082369812543-3849-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium000
336Montreal Expos1629171.5624.07417202143-3848-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill StonemanOlympic Stadium000
4714Philadelphia Phillies1628082.49415.0702749-4737-4443-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium000
5613Pittsburgh Pirates1628082.49415.0723744-2133-4847-34W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium000
6818Chicago Cubs1617685.47218.5720801-8136-4540-40W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field000
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1987 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
147San Francisco Giants1629072.556--78366911444-3746-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park000
2510Cincinnati Reds1628478.5196.07837523142-3942-39W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium000
3919Houston Astros1627686.46914.0648678-3029-5247-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome000
41022Los Angeles Dodgers1627389.45117.0635675-4033-4840-41W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium000
51123Atlanta Braves1616992.42920.5747829-8227-5342-39L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium000
61225San Diego Padres1626597.40125.0668763-9528-5337-44L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium000


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Skeeter Barnes3B-1B30.226Granted Free Agency. 
Curt BrownP27.274Granted Free Agency. 
Mike BrownP28.225Granted Free Agency. 
Bob BuchananP26.165Granted Free Agency. 
Eric BullockOF27.242Granted Free Agency. 
Ernie CamachoP32.256Granted Free Agency. 
Nick CapraOF29.221Granted Free Agency. 
Ralph CitarellaP29.250Granted Free Agency. 
Bryan ClarkP31.095Granted Free Agency. 
Bryan ClutterbuckP27.303Granted Free Agency. 
Chris CodiroliP29.203Granted Free Agency. 
Keith CreelP28.253Granted Free Agency. 
Butch DavisOF29.118Granted Free Agency. 
Alex DelgadoC-LF16.277Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
Juan EichelbergerP33.359Granted Free Agency. 
Alvaro EspinozaSS-3B25.238Granted Free Agency. 
Dan FirovaC30.364Granted Free Agency. 
Tony FossasP30.022Granted Free Agency. 
Bob GibsonP30.118Granted Free Agency. 
Brian Giles2B-SS27.171Granted Free Agency. 
Tom GormanP29.303Granted Free Agency. 
Dave GumpertP29.163Granted Free Agency. 
Ubaldo HerediaP31.164Granted Free Agency. 
Kevin HickeyP31.233Granted Free Agency. 
Paul HouseholderOF29.041Granted Free Agency. 
Rex Hudler2B-LF27.043Granted Free Agency. 
Houston JimenezSS29.350Granted Free Agency. 
Odell JonesP34.275Granted Free Agency. 
Ross JonesSS27.275Released by Royals. 
Ed JurakSS-3B29.356Granted Free Agency. 
Bob KearneyC31.012Granted Free Agency. 
Steve KempOF33.069Released by Rangers. 
Ron MathisP29.020Granted Free Agency. 
Darryl MotleyOF27.268Granted Free Agency. 
Randy NiemannP31.335Granted Free Agency. 
Otis NixonCF-OF28.279Granted Free Agency. 
Francisco OliverasP24.257Granted Free Agency. 
Casey ParsonsOF33.184Granted Free Agency. 
John RabbC-1B27.114Granted Free Agency. 
Vic Rodriguez2B-3B26.093Granted Free Agency. 
Ron RoenickeOF31.057Released by Phillies. 
Tom RomanoLF28.355Granted Free Agency. 
Mark RossP30.068Granted Free Agency. 
Dave RuckerP30.044Granted Free Agency. 
Dave SaxC-OF29.023Granted Free Agency. 
Jeff SchaeferSS-3B27.137Granted Free Agency. 
Don SchulzeP25.018Granted Free Agency. 
Jose SeguraP24.262Granted Free Agency. 
Steve ShieldsP28.319Granted Free Agency. 
Razor Shines1B31.089Granted Free Agency. 
Nelson SimmonsOF24.110Granted Free Agency. 
Craig Smajstria2B25.118Granted Free Agency. 
Daryl SmithP27.078Granted Free Agency. 
Brian SnyderP29.237Granted Free Agency. 
Jim SteelsLF-RF26.138Granted Free Agency. 
John SteferoC28.023Granted Free Agency. 
Bob StoddardP30.221Released by Royals. 
Roy ThomasP34.115Granted Free Agency. 
Tim TolmanOF-1B31.178Granted Free Agency. 
Kelvin Torve1B27.279Granted Free Agency. 
Dave Van GorderC30.202Granted Free Agency. 
DeWayne VaughnP28.085Granted Free Agency. 
Max VenableOF30.131Granted Free Agency. 
Dave Von OhlenP28.355Granted Free Agency. 
Duane WalkerOF30.216Granted Free Agency. 
Kevin WardLF26.017Granted Free Agency. 
Brad Wellman2B-SS28.059Granted Free Agency. 
Jim Wilson1B26.290Granted Free Agency. 
Mike Woodard2B27.227Granted Free Agency. 
Paul ZuvellaSS-2B28.349Released by Yankees.