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1987 Season
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1987-07-26 Minnesota Twins 2 @ Toronto Blue Jays 4Final
1987-07-24 Minnesota Twins 6 @ Toronto Blue Jays 8Final
DATE HOME AWAY RESULT Game # Record
1987-07-25 Toronto Blue Jays – 9 Minnesota Twins – 13 FINAL 97 56-41
Day Game | Streak: 1 | W: Schatzeder, L: Musselman
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DISLIKELIKE
This game was played on 1987-07-25 | Time: 4:05 | Attendance: 36,395

at Exhibition Stadium — Toronto, ON

Additional Data:
Innings: 9
Event: 1987 Season | Round: Regular Season | Weather:

Game Played on Saturday, July 25, 1987 (D) at Exhibition Stadium
MIN A    0  0  0    4  0  7    0  1  1  –  13 12  1
TOR A    0  0  4    2  0  0    3  0  0  –   9 16  2
BATTING
Minnesota Twins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gladden lf,cf                 5   0   1   1       1   1       1   0
Davidson cf                   1   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
  Bush ph,rf                  3   1   0   1       0   0       1   0
Puckett dh                    5   2   2   0       0   1       0   0
Gaetti 3b                     4   2   2   4       1   0       1   0
Larkin 1b                     4   2   2   3       1   0       8   2
Brunansky rf,lf               4   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Laudner c                     3   1   0   0       2   0       5   1
Lombardozzi 2b                5   2   2   1       0   0       4   2
Gagne ss                      4   1   2   2       1   1       5   5
Straker p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Schatzeder p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Atherton p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reardon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38  13  12  12       9   3      27  11
FIELDING – 
DP: 2. Larkin-Gagne-Larkin, Larkin-Gagne-Larkin.
E: Lombardozzi (10).
BATTING – 
2B: Gagne (19,off Lavelle); Lombardozzi (10,off Lavelle).
3B: Puckett (4,off Lavelle).
HR: Gaetti (19,4th inning off Cerutti 2 on 1 out); Larkin (3,6th inning off
Gordon 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Gladden (2,by Eichhorn); Gaetti (5,by Lavelle).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING – 
SB: Davidson (7,2nd base off Cerutti/Whitt); Lombardozzi (3,3rd base off Eichhorn/Whitt);
Gagne (6,2nd base off Eichhorn/Whitt); Bush (6,2nd base off Eichhorn/Whitt);
Gaetti (6,2nd base off Eichhorn/Whitt).
Toronto Blue Jays            AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fernandez ss                  4   1   3   1       2   0       2   4
Moseby cf                     5   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Mulliniks 3b                  2   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Gruber ph,3b                2   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Barfield rf                   4   1   2   1       1   0       4   0
McGriff dh                    3   1   1   3       0   1       0   0
  Fielder ph,dh               2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Whitt c                       5   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Upshaw 1b                     2   0   1   0       1   0       4   1
  Beniquez ph,1b              2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Leach lf                      5   1   3   0       0   0       4   0
Iorg 2b                       5   2   2   2       0   0       2   4
Cerutti p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gordon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Musselman p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eichhorn p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lavelle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nunez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   9  16   9       6   4      27  11
FIELDING – 
E: Fernandez (10), Iorg (5).
BATTING – 
2B: Barfield (14,off Straker); Iorg (5,off Straker); Fernandez (22,off Straker);
Mulliniks (12,off Schatzeder); Leach (7,off Schatzeder).
HR: McGriff (12,3rd inning off Straker 2 on 0 out); Iorg (3,7th inning off
Schatzeder 1 on 0 out); Gruber (7,7th inning off Atherton 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Moseby (10,off Atherton); Whitt (12,off Niekro).
IBB: Barfield (4,by Schatzeder); Fernandez (3,by Schatzeder).
Team LOB: 11.
BASERUNNING – 
CS: Upshaw (8,2nd base by Straker/Laudner).
PITCHING
Minnesota Twins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Straker                       3     6   6   6   4   1   1  19
Schatzeder W(2-0)             3     6   2   2   2   2   1  17
Atherton                      0.2   2   1   1   0   0   1   3
Niekro                        1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Reardon                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    16   9   9   6   4   3  47
Straker faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
Schatzeder faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Schatzeder (4).
BK: Straker (4).
IBB: Schatzeder 2 (2,Barfield,Fernandez).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Schatzeder 1-1.
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Toronto Blue Jays            IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cerutti                       3.1   2   4   4   4   2   1  15
Gordon                        1.2   2   2   2   2   1   1   9
Musselman L(7-4)              0     2   3   3   1   0   0   3
Eichhorn                      0.2   2   2   2   1   0   0   5
Lavelle                       3     4   2   2   1   0   0  14
Nunez                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    12  13  13   9   3   2  47
Gordon faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
Musselman faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
IBB: Eichhorn (11,Gladden); Lavelle (2,Gaetti).
Inherited Runners – Scored: Gordon 2-1; Musselman 1-1; Eichhorn 2-2; Lavelle 1-0; Nunez 1-0.
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Umpires: HP – Dan Morrison, 1B – Tim Tschida, 2B – Dave Phillips, 3B – Al Clark
Time of Game: 4:05   Attendance: 36395
Starting Lineups:

   Minnesota Twins               Toronto Blue Jays        
1. Gladden             lf        Fernandez           ss
2. Davidson            cf        Moseby              cf
3. Puckett             dh        Mulliniks           3b
4. Gaetti              3b        Barfield            rf
5. Larkin              1b        McGriff             dh
6. Brunansky           rf        Whitt               c
7. Laudner             c         Upshaw              1b
8. Lombardozzi         2b        Leach               lf
9. Gagne               ss        Iorg                2b
   Straker             p         Cerutti             p

TWINS 1ST: Gladden struck out; Davidson walked; Davidson stole
second; Davidson was picked off second (pitcher to second);
Puckett grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 1ST: Fernandez walked; Straker balked [Fernandez to
second]; Moseby popped to third in foul territory; Mulliniks
reached on an error by Lombardozzi [Fernandez to third,
Mulliniks to first]; Barfield made an out to shortstop; McGriff
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.

TWINS 2ND: Gaetti grounded out (second to first); Larkin flied
out to center; Brunansky flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 2ND: Whitt grounded out (pitcher to first); Upshaw
singled to shortstop; Leach singled to center [Upshaw to
second]; Iorg forced Leach (shortstop to second) [Upshaw to
third]; Fernandez lined to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins
0, Blue Jays 0.

TWINS 3RD: Laudner flied out to right; Lombardozzi grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gagne struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Twins 0, Blue Jays 0.

BLUE JAYS 3RD: Moseby walked; Mulliniks walked [Moseby to
second]; Barfield doubled to right [Moseby scored, Mulliniks to
third]; McGriff homered [Mulliniks scored, Barfield scored];
Whitt flied out to center; Upshaw walked; Upshaw was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Leach grounded out
(first unassisted); 4 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 0, Blue Jays 4.

TWINS 4TH: Gladden flied out to left; Davidson walked; Puckett
singled [Davidson to third]; Gaetti homered [Davidson scored,
Puckett scored]; Larkin walked; Brunansky walked [Larkin to
second]; GORDON REPLACED CERUTTI (PITCHING); Laudner walked
[Larkin to third, Brunansky to second]; Lombardozzi forced
Laudner (second to shortstop) [Larkin scored, Brunansky to
third]; Gagne walked [Lombardozzi to second]; Gladden flied out
to left; 4 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Twins 4, Blue Jays 4.

BLUE JAYS 4TH: Iorg doubled to left; Fernandez doubled to right
[Iorg scored]; SCHATZEDER REPLACED STRAKER (PITCHING); Moseby
flied out to right [Fernandez to third]; Mulliniks doubled to
right [Fernandez scored]; Barfield was walked intentionally;
McGriff flied out to left; Whitt struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Twins 4, Blue Jays 6.

TWINS 5TH: Davidson grounded out (shortstop to first); Puckett
was called out on strikes; Gaetti flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 4, Blue Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 5TH: Upshaw grounded out (second to first); Leach
singled to shortstop; Iorg grounded out (second to first) [Leach
to second]; Fernandez was walked intentionally; Schatzeder threw
a wild pitch [Leach to third, Fernandez to second]; Moseby
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Twins 4, Blue Jays 6.

TWINS 6TH: Larkin homered; Brunansky singled to left; MUSSELMAN
REPLACED GORDON (PITCHING); Laudner walked [Brunansky to
second]; Lombardozzi singled to pitcher [Brunansky to third,
Laudner to second]; Gagne singled to left [Brunansky scored,
Laudner scored, Lombardozzi to second]; EICHHORN REPLACED
MUSSELMAN (PITCHING); Lombardozzi stole third; Gagne stole
second; Gladden was walked intentionally; BUSH BATTED FOR
DAVIDSON; Bush forced Gladden (first to shortstop) [Lombardozzi
scored, Gagne scored (error by Fernandez)]; Bush stole second;
Puckett made an out to catcher; Gaetti singled to center [Bush
scored]; Gaetti stole second; Larkin singled to center [Gaetti
scored]; LAVELLE REPLACED EICHHORN (PITCHING); Brunansky flied
out to right; 7 R, 6 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 11, Blue Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 6TH: GRUBER BATTED FOR MULLINIKS; GLADDEN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); BUSH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF);
BRUNANSKY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Gruber grounded out
(shortstop to first); Barfield singled to left; FIELDER BATTED
FOR MCGRIFF; Fielder struck out; Whitt singled to center
[Barfield to second]; BENIQUEZ BATTED FOR UPSHAW; Beniquez
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Twins
11, Blue Jays 6.

TWINS 7TH: FIELDER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING DH); GRUBER STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 3B); BENIQUEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Laudner
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lombardozzi popped to first;
Gagne doubled to left; Gladden grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 11, Blue Jays 6.

BLUE JAYS 7TH: Leach doubled to right; Iorg homered [Leach
scored]; ATHERTON REPLACED SCHATZEDER (PITCHING); Fernandez
singled to center; Moseby grounded into a double play (first to
shortstop to first) [Fernandez out at second]; Gruber homered;
NIEKRO REPLACED ATHERTON (PITCHING); Barfield made an out to
second; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Twins 11, Blue Jays 9.

TWINS 8TH: On a bunt Bush grounded out (pitcher to first);
Puckett tripled to right; Gaetti was walked intentionally;
Larkin forced Gaetti (shortstop to second) [Puckett scored];
Brunansky flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 12,
Blue Jays 9.

BLUE JAYS 8TH: Fielder singled to right; Whitt grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop to first) [Fielder out at
second]; Beniquez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Twins 12, Blue Jays 9.

TWINS 9TH: Laudner flied out to left; Lombardozzi doubled to
left; Gagne flied out to right; Gladden singled to second
[Lombardozzi scored, Gladden to second (error by Iorg)]; NUNEZ
REPLACED LAVELLE (PITCHING); Bush flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Twins 13, Blue Jays 9.

BLUE JAYS 9TH: REARDON REPLACED NIEKRO (PITCHING); Leach made an
out to shortstop; Iorg made an out to second; Fernandez singled
to center; Moseby flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Twins 13, Blue Jays 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Twins           13  12   1    7
 Blue Jays        9  16   2   11