1987 San Francisco Giants

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90-72 Lost NLCS
Record Outcome

1987 San Francisco Giants

What was the record of the 1987 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a 90-72 record. They went 46-35 at home and 44-37 on the road. Including the postseason, the San Francisco Giants went 93-76. Their final game was a loss in the NL Championship Series to the St. Louis Cardinals.

What division did the 1987 San Francisco Giants play in?

The 1987 San Francisco Giants played in the West Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1987 San Francisco Giants?

During the regular season, the 1987 San Francisco Giants went 50-40 against their NL West opponents.

Who won the NL West in 1987?

The Giants won the NL West in the 1987 season with a 90-72 record. The Reds finished 6 games back with a 84-78 record. The Astros finished 14 games back with a 76-86 record. The Dodgers finished 17 games back with a 73-89 record. The Braves finished 20.5 games back with a 69-92 record. The Padres finished 25 games back with a 65-97 record.

What was the 1987 San Francisco Giants record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
San Diego Padres 13-5 72.2% +12
Cincinnati Reds 11-7 61.1% +24
Atlanta Braves 10-8 55.6% +6
Los Angeles Dodgers 8-10 44.4% +8
Houston Astros 8-10 44.4% +2

What was the 1987 San Francisco Giants record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1987 San Francisco Giants had their best month in April, when they went 16-7 and had a 69.6% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 11-16 and had a 40.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 16-7 69.6% +17
May 11-15 42.3% +6
June 11-16 40.7% -11
July 14-13 51.9% +17
August 18-11 62.1% +33
September 18-8 69.2% +57
October 2-2 50% -5

Did the 1987 San Francisco Giants make the Postseason?

Yes, the San Francisco Giants made the Postseason in 1987. They lost their only series against the St. Louis Cardinals in the NL Championship Series.

What was the run differential for the 1987 San Francisco Giants?

The San Francisco Giants finished the regular season with a run differential of +114. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Giants could have been expected to have about 92.6 wins, or a 93-69 record in the regular season.

How did the 1987 San Francisco Giants perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1987 San Francisco Giants went 32-28.

How did the 1987 San Francisco Giants perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1987 San Francisco Giants went 12-11 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1987 San Francisco Giants?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1987 San Francisco Giants was a 7 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1987 San Francisco Giants?

The longest losing streak that the San Francisco Giants had during the 1987 regular season was 6 games, which happened once during the season.

1987 San Francisco Giants Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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