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Wednesday May 1,1985This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

1985 Calendar -- Boxscores Main -- Review Data Topics -- Inclusion Rules -- About Boxscore Data
Games -- Standings -- Transactions

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Games on 1985-05-01

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Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Chicago White Sox1Baltimore Orioles3BoxKen DixonBritt BurnsDon Aase
Toronto Blue Jays6California Angels3BoxJimmy KeyKirk McCaskill(none)
Minnesota Twins7Detroit Tigers3BoxFrank ViolaJack MorrisRick Lysander
Cleveland Indians6Kansas City Royals5BoxDon SchulzeMark GubiczaTom Waddell
Milwaukee Brewers7Oakland Athletics4BoxDanny DarwinSteve McCatty(none)
Boston Red Sox0Seattle Mariners7BoxJim BeattieRoger Clemens(none)
New York Yankees5Texas Rangers1BoxEd WhitsonCharlie HoughDave Righetti
San Francisco Giants3Chicago Cubs4BoxDennis EckersleyScott Garrelts(none)
Atlanta Braves17Cincinnati Reds9BoxRick MahlerJohn Stuper(none)
Houston Astros10New York Mets3BoxBob KnepperRon DarlingFrank DiPino
Montreal Expos3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxDavid PalmerShane RawleyJeff Reardon
San Diego Padres6Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxEric ShowJose DeLeonRich Gossage
Los Angeles Dodgers2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxKen HowellNeil AllenTom Niedenfuer

Standings as of 1985-05-01

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Toronto Blue Jays21147.667--9179129-35-4W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1408555.607
223Baltimore Orioles20137.6500.510485194-59-2W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1417071.496
347Detroit Tigers19118.5792.07782-56-35-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1427369.514
4917Milwaukee Brewers20911.4504.5837677-42-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1416279.440
51018Boston Red Sox21912.4295.099108-94-85-4L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1417269.511
61222Cleveland Indians21813.3816.092104-124-94-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1415289.369
71323New York Yankees19712.3686.07188-173-84-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I1429052.634
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134California Angels22148.636--11496188-26-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1407664.543
258Minnesota Twins21129.5711.511382315-67-3W10T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1416576.461
3610Kansas City Royals20119.5502.0696366-35-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1428062.563
4713Chicago White Sox1899.5003.0848403-66-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1447668.528
5816Seattle Mariners221012.4554.093120-271-89-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome1406476.457
61119Oakland Athletics22913.4095.0118122-42-87-5L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1406872.486
71425Texas Rangers20713.3506.081100-194-43-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1415586.390
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Chicago Cubs19136.684--6449154-59-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1426478.451
225New York Mets19127.6321.0727204-58-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1438657.601
336Montreal Expos21138.6191.07981-25-68-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1407169.507
4920Philadelphia Phillies20812.4005.5827662-76-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1426775.472
51021St. Louis Cardinals20812.4005.5858051-87-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1429349.655
61226Pittsburgh Pirates19613.3167.05885-271-75-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1425191.359
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
149San Diego Padres20119.550--706285-66-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1427270.507
2511Los Angeles Dodgers221210.545--5967-87-55-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1408357.593
3612Houston Astros211110.5240.5847594-47-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1417269.511
4714Atlanta Braves201010.5001.09482127-43-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1425686.394
5815Cincinnati Reds211011.4761.57283-115-85-3L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1407961.564
61124San Francisco Giants20713.3504.05360-72-95-4L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park1425587.387

Transactions

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Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Jim AndersonSS28.067Signed as Free Agent by Rangers. 
Ed GlynnP31.332Sent to Expos by Red Sox for future considerations. 
Roy Lee JacksonP31.000Signed as Free Agent by Orioles. 
William Suero2B18.175Signed as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Blue Jays.