1987 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

80-82 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1987 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 80-82 record. They went 47-34 at home and 33-48 on the road.

What division did the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates went 41-49 against their NL East opponents.

What was the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago Cubs 14-4 77.8% +53
Philadelphia Phillies 7-11 38.9% -5
Montreal Expos 7-11 38.9% -6
St. Louis Cardinals 7-11 38.9% -17
New York Mets 6-12 33.3% -31

What was the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in September, when they went 16-11 and had a 59.3% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 8-11 and had a 42.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 8-11 42.1% -7
May 13-14 48.1% -16
June 13-17 43.3% -22
July 11-15 42.3% -16
August 15-14 51.7% +16
September 16-11 59.3% +6
October 4-0 100% +18

Did the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

No, the Pirates didn't make the Postseason in 1987.

What was the run differential for the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of -21. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 78.9 wins, or a 79-83 record in the regular season.

How did the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates went 24-25.

How did the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates went 5-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 7 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1987 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1987 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1987 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 7, 1987 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 3
Thu, Apr 9, 1987 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Apr 10, 1987 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Sat, Apr 11, 1987 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 6
Sun, Apr 12, 1987 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 4
Mon, Apr 13, 1987 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 4 - 8
Wed, Apr 15, 1987 @ Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1 (10)
Thu, Apr 16, 1987 @ Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 0
Fri, Apr 17, 1987 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 6 (10)
Sat, Apr 18, 1987 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 8
Sun, Apr 19, 1987 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 2
Mon, Apr 20, 1987 vs New York Mets Win 9 - 6
Tue, Apr 21, 1987 vs New York Mets Loss 6 - 9
Wed, Apr 22, 1987 vs New York Mets Loss 7 - 8
Sat, Apr 25, 1987 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Apr 26, 1987 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Apr 28, 1987 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 1
Wed, Apr 29, 1987 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 10
Thu, Apr 30, 1987 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 5 - 4
Fri, May 1, 1987 vs San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 2, 1987 vs San Francisco Giants Win 1 - 0
Mon, May 4, 1987 @ San Diego Padres Loss 5 - 9
Tue, May 5, 1987 @ San Diego Padres Win 10 - 8
Wed, May 6, 1987 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 2
Thu, May 7, 1987 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 8, 1987 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 9, 1987 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 9
Sun, May 10, 1987 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 1 (11)
Tue, May 12, 1987 vs San Diego Padres Win 12 - 5
Wed, May 13, 1987 vs San Diego Padres Win 9 - 5
Thu, May 14, 1987 vs San Diego Padres Win 10 - 3
Fri, May 15, 1987 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 9
Sat, May 16, 1987 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 8 - 10
Sun, May 17, 1987 vs Atlanta Braves Win 6 - 5
Mon, May 18, 1987 vs Houston Astros Loss 1 - 4
Tue, May 19, 1987 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 2
Wed, May 20, 1987 vs Houston Astros Win 5 - 3
Fri, May 22, 1987 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 4 - 1
Sat, May 23, 1987 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Sun, May 24, 1987 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 2
Mon, May 25, 1987 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 7
Tue, May 26, 1987 @ Houston Astros Loss 3 - 10
Wed, May 27, 1987 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 7
Fri, May 29, 1987 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 6 - 13
Sat, May 30, 1987 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 6
Sun, May 31, 1987 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Jun 2, 1987 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 1
Wed, Jun 3, 1987 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 4, 1987 @ Atlanta Braves Loss 3 - 8
Fri, Jun 5, 1987 @ New York Mets Loss 1 - 5
Sat, Jun 6, 1987 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 7, 1987 @ New York Mets Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Sun, Jun 7, 1987 @ New York Mets Win 10 - 9
Mon, Jun 8, 1987 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 7
Tue, Jun 9, 1987 @ Montreal Expos Win 8 - 1
Wed, Jun 10, 1987 @ Montreal Expos Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Fri, Jun 12, 1987 vs New York Mets Loss 2 - 10
Sat, Jun 13, 1987 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 14, 1987 vs New York Mets Loss 3 - 7
Mon, Jun 15, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 3 - 1
Tue, Jun 16, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 11
Wed, Jun 17, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 1
Thu, Jun 18, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 6 - 8 (10)
Fri, Jun 19, 1987 @ Chicago Cubs Win 4 - 0
Sat, Jun 20, 1987 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 2
Sun, Jun 21, 1987 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 6
Mon, Jun 22, 1987 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jun 23, 1987 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 8
Wed, Jun 24, 1987 vs Montreal Expos Win 9 - 6
Thu, Jun 25, 1987 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 7
Fri, Jun 26, 1987 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 2
Sat, Jun 27, 1987 vs Chicago Cubs Win 7 - 0
Sun, Jun 28, 1987 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 2
Mon, Jun 29, 1987 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 6
Mon, Jun 29, 1987 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 11
Tue, Jun 30, 1987 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Jul 1, 1987 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 11
Fri, Jul 3, 1987 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 6 - 0
Sat, Jul 4, 1987 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 5, 1987 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 1 - 6
Mon, Jul 6, 1987 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 5 - 7
Mon, Jul 6, 1987 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jul 7, 1987 vs San Francisco Giants Win 6 - 4 (12)
Wed, Jul 8, 1987 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 8 (14)
Fri, Jul 10, 1987 vs San Diego Padres Win 6 - 5 (11)
Sat, Jul 11, 1987 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 3
Sun, Jul 12, 1987 vs San Diego Padres Win 4 - 2
Thu, Jul 16, 1987 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 7
Fri, Jul 17, 1987 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jul 18, 1987 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 19, 1987 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 2
Mon, Jul 20, 1987 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 6
Tue, Jul 21, 1987 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 0 - 7
Wed, Jul 22, 1987 @ San Francisco Giants Win 4 - 0
Thu, Jul 23, 1987 @ San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jul 24, 1987 @ San Diego Padres Win 3 - 2
Sat, Jul 25, 1987 @ San Diego Padres Win 9 - 3
Sun, Jul 26, 1987 @ San Diego Padres Loss 4 - 7
Tue, Jul 28, 1987 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Jul 29, 1987 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 30, 1987 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jul 31, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 3 - 4
Sat, Aug 1, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 6 - 7 (10)
Sun, Aug 2, 1987 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 9
Mon, Aug 3, 1987 vs Chicago Cubs Win 6 - 4