Baseball on Tuesday, August 17, 1982

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox2California Angels10BoxLuis Tiant (2-1)Bob Ojeda (4-6)CAL  D Baylor (19), B Downing (19), J Ferguson (2), B Grich (13), F Lynn (17)Don Baylor (23.8)
Seattle Mariners5Detroit Tigers4Box G1Bryan Clark (3-0)Milt Wilcox (7-7)DET  J Turner (8), J Wockenfuss (4)  SEA  D Revering (6)Dave Revering (13.0)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers3Box G2Larry Pashnick (4-4)Bob Stoddard (0-1)DET  C Lemon 2 (12)  SEA  T Cruz (11), G Gray (4)Chet Lemon (35.5)
Baltimore Orioles8Minnesota Twins4BoxMike Flanagan (9-10)Jack O'Connor (5-4)BAL  R Dauer (6), E Murray (18), C Ripken (17), G Roenicke (20)  MIN  G Gaetti (19)Eddie Murray (24.5)
Kansas City Royals8New York Yankees4BoxPaul Splittorff (8-6)Mike Morgan (6-8)KCA  W Aikens (7)  NYA  D Winfield 2 (22)Dave Winfield (22.5)
Milwaukee Brewers6Oakland Athletics10BoxRick Langford (9-13)Moose Haas (9-8)MIL  C Cooper (24), R Yount 2 (22)  OAK  T Armas (19)Dave McKay (23.7)
Chicago White Sox3Texas Rangers4BoxDanny Darwin (9-6)Dennis Lamp (8-7)TEX  D Hostetler (22)Mike Squires (39.0)
Cleveland Indians6Toronto Blue Jays5Box G1Dan Spillner (9-7)Joey McLaughlin (8-5)CLE  R Manning (7), A Thornton (27)  TOR  W Upshaw 2 (18)Mike Hargrove (30.1)
Cleveland Indians9Toronto Blue Jays5Box G2Rick Sutcliffe (10-4)Dave Geisel (1-1)CLE  C Bando (2)  TOR  H Powell (3)Chris Bando (35.0)
Montreal Expos13Atlanta Braves7Box G1Charlie Lea (10-6)Bob Walk (10-9)ATL  C Chambliss (15)  MON  A Dawson (15)Joel Youngblood (15.2)
Montreal Expos3Atlanta Braves2Box G2Jeff Reardon (5-2)Rick Mahler (8-9)MON  C Speier (4)Al Oliver (40.3)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Chicago Cubs1BoxJerry Reuss (11-9)Allen Ripley (4-6)NoneBill Russell (62.7)
New York Mets2Cincinnati Reds9BoxMario Soto (10-8)Rick Ownbey (0-1)CIN  D Concepcion (3)  NYN  R Staub (3)Alex Trevino (24.4)
Philadelphia Phillies0Houston Astros2BoxVern Ruhle (7-8)Larry Christenson (7-8)NoneRay Knight (12.6)
San Francisco Giants1Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxRick Rhoden (7-11)Atlee Hammaker (8-7)PIT  J Thompson (23)Jason Thompson (11.5)
San Diego Padres2St. Louis Cardinals3BoxBruce Sutter (8-5)Gary Lucas (0-9)NoneOzzie Smith (60.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Milwaukee Brewers6850.576--63452036-2432-26L3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6453.5473.553151229-3235-21L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6255.5305.553550228-3233-24W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6158.5137.553550125-3336-25W1Game Log
New York Yankees5859.4969.548849827-3031-29L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5760.48710.552653528-3229-28W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5863.47911.551454026-3332-30L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6850.576--58748230-2638-24W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6751.5681.055850026-3541-16W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6453.5473.556450529-3235-21L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5960.4969.549251328-3231-28L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5367.44216.052359426-3227-35W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4769.40520.039953119-3828-31W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4078.33928.047662917-4123-37L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6850.576--53045333-2535-25W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6652.5592.049447128-3238-20L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6355.5345.051647536-2427-31W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates6157.5177.054252133-2728-30W1Game Log
New York Mets5067.42717.546355225-3425-33L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5170.42118.549653223-3728-33L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6753.558--50946434-2733-26W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6355.5343.052050333-2530-30L3Game Log
San Diego Padres6356.5293.553148930-2833-28L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6258.5175.048350430-3132-27L1Game Log
Houston Astros5464.45812.042647524-3430-30W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4475.37022.541448519-4025-35W2Game Log

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