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MLB Games on Saturday August 17, 1985

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL2Baltimore OriolesAL9Box | PBP930,269Memorial StadiumNight2:46Scott McGregorBurt Hooton---Stein, Young
Oakland AthleticsAL5California AngelsAL9Box | PBP948,545Anaheim StadiumNight3:00Mike WittChris CodiroliJim SlatonCollins, Jackson
Cleveland IndiansAL5Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP932,723Tiger StadiumNight2:38Frank TananaCurt WardleRandy O'NealButler, Carter, Franco
Chicago White SoxAL12Milwaukee BrewersAL7Box | PBP933,467County StadiumDay3:10Dan SpillnerJaime Cocanower---Yount (2)
Seattle MarinersAL0Minnesota TwinsAL2Box | PBP915,665Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay2:17Bert BlylevenFrank Wills---Hrbek
Boston Red SoxAL1New York YankeesAL3Box | PBP940,179Yankee Stadium IDay2:57Ron GuidryAl NipperBrian Fisher---
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Toronto Blue JaysAL2Box | PBP942,313Exhibition StadiumDay2:21Danny JacksonDoyle AlexanderDan Quisenberry---
Philadelphia PhilliesNL10Chicago CubsNL4Box | PBP931,421Wrigley FieldDay2:27John DennyLary Sorensen---Daulton (2), Dernier, Durham, Samuel, Schmidt, Schu, Wilson
Cincinnati RedsNL8Houston AstrosNL0Box | PBP922,703AstrodomeNight2:07Tom BrowningJoe Niekro---Concepcion, Esasky
New York MetsNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Box | PBP910,200Three Rivers StadiumNight2:30Sid FernandezLee TunnellRoger McDowellMadlock, Strawberry
Los Angeles DodgersNL2San Francisco GiantsNL5Box | PBP918,791Candlestick ParkDay2:52Scott GarreltsCarlos Diaz---Davis, Green
Montreal ExposNL5St. Louis CardinalsNL4Box | PBP945,093Busch Stadium IINight2:55Tim BurkeBill CampbellGary Lucas---
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Saturday, August 17, 1985

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East111Toronto Blue Jays1167244.621-55441913533-2639-18452718.600
AL East225New York Yankees1146648.5795.060146513628-3338-15473116.660
AL East359Detroit Tigers1156253.5399.55074911632-2730-26462224.478
AL East4611Baltimore Orioles1146054.52611.05915415028-2832-26472324.489
AL East5814Boston Red Sox1155857.50413.55335092425-3232-26472324.489
AL East61221Milwaukee Brewers1135261.46018.5492536-4423-3229-29481929.396
AL East71425Cleveland Indians1153877.33033.5463585-12215-4223-35472225.468
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West136California Angels1166749.578-5084723631-2936-20462323.500
AL West248Kansas City Royals1136350.5582.54904523831-2732-23492821.571
AL West3713Oakland Athletics1166155.5266.05635481527-3234-23461630.348
AL West4915Chicago White Sox1145658.49110.0493511-1826-3230-26482919.604
AL West51018Seattle Mariners1175463.46213.5512596-8421-3333-30452025.444
AL West61119Minnesota Twins1155362.46113.5510575-6519-3534-27472423.511
AL West71324Texas Rangers1154273.36524.5433550-11717-4025-33462026.435
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East123New York Mets1147044.614-4884187030-2540-19482820.583
NL East212St. Louis Cardinals1147044.614-52940312631-2739-17483117.646
NL East347Montreal Expos1166650.5695.04414221930-2836-22451827.400
NL East4716Chicago Cubs1145658.49114.0445473-2824-3332-25472126.447
NL East5920Philadelphia Phillies1155362.46117.54824602221-3632-26472225.468
NL East61226Pittsburgh Pirates1133479.30135.5358502-14412-4422-35482325.479
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West134Los Angeles Dodgers1146945.605-4413974431-2438-21482622.542
NL West2510San Diego Padres1156154.5308.54704264428-3033-24472225.468
NL West3612Cincinnati Reds1146054.5269.0464476-1231-2829-26472918.617
NL West4817Houston Astros1155461.47015.5468487-1925-3529-26472918.617
NL West51022Atlanta Braves1134964.43419.5458509-5123-3326-31491732.347
NL West61123San Francisco Giants1154471.38325.5374445-7116-4128-30471829.383
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season