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Friday August 29,1986This 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.

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Games on 1986-08-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians7Boston Red Sox3BoxTom CandiottiTom Seaver(none)
Detroit Tigers12California Angels13BoxDoug CorbettGuillermo Hernandez(none)
Texas Rangers5Chicago White Sox2BoxCharlie HoughJoe CowleyMitch Williams
Milwaukee Brewers3Kansas City Royals1BoxTeddy HigueraDennis Leonard(none)
Baltimore Orioles3Oakland Athletics4BoxEric PlunkStorm DavisJay Howell
Baltimore Orioles0Oakland Athletics4BoxDave StewartJohn Habyan(none)
New York Yankees13Seattle Mariners12BoxTim StoddardKarl BestDave Righetti
Minnesota Twins5Toronto Blue Jays6BoxMark EichhornKeith Atherton(none)
Chicago Cubs7Atlanta Braves3BoxScott SandersonZane Smith(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Houston Astros3BoxMike ScottRick ReuschelDave Smith
Los Angeles Dodgers1New York Mets2BoxBob OjedaRick Honeycutt(none)
San Francisco Giants4Philadelphia Phillies6BoxMike MadduxMike KrukowSteve Bedrosian
Cincinnati Reds2St. Louis Cardinals0BoxBill GullicksonDanny Cox(none)

Standings as of 1986-08-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1287454.578--6165595739-3035-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park332112.636
235Toronto Blue Jays1307159.5464.06956128336-2935-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium321517.469
346New York Yankees1286959.5395.06406162435-2534-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I342113.618
468Detroit Tigers1306862.5237.06535906327-3541-27L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium321913.594
5712Cleveland Indians1306664.5089.0628685-5728-3237-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium321814.563
6813Milwaukee Brewers1276463.5049.5549555-631-3233-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium341321.382
7914Baltimore Orioles1286464.50010.05855642131-3433-30L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium34925.265
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124California Angels1287256.563--6245547036-3136-25W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium342014.588
257Texas Rangers1296861.5274.5612617-527-3641-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium331914.576
31019Oakland Athletics1306070.46213.0585608-2324-4336-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum321616.500
41121Kansas City Royals1285870.45314.0512542-3025-4033-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium341816.529
51222Seattle Mariners1295673.43416.5594680-8622-4334-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome331122.333
61323Chicago White Sox1275572.43316.5535582-4725-3930-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken HarrelsonComiskey Park351718.486
71424Minnesota Twins1285573.43017.0606670-6425-4030-33L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome341618.471
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets1288642.672--62946316646-2240-20W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium342212.647
249Philadelphia Phillies1286662.51620.0583581231-3735-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium332013.606
3615St. Louis Cardinals1286365.49223.0469485-1629-3334-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II331617.485
4716Montreal Expos1246163.49223.0505545-4034-3427-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium371720.459
51125Chicago Cubs1285573.43031.0533622-8922-4133-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field321517.469
61226Pittsburgh Pirates1275176.40234.5538550-1225-3426-42L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium351322.371
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Houston Astros1287355.570--4994405933-3140-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome342311.676
2310Cincinnati Reds1286662.5167.0548559-1134-3232-30W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium342014.588
3511San Francisco Giants1286563.5088.05584995928-3237-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park341816.529
4817Los Angeles Dodgers1286167.47712.0496521-2521-3840-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium341222.353
5918Atlanta Braves1275968.46513.5509557-4830-3829-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium341321.382
61020San Diego Padres1285969.46114.0506551-4523-3736-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium341519.441


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike YorkP21.357Released by Tigers.