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Baseball on Friday, August 17, 1984

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
California Angels5Baltimore Orioles6BoxScott McGregor (14-11)Jim Slaton (4-6)BAL  R Dempsey (4), G Roenicke (8)  CAL  D DeCinces (16)Doug DeCinces (41.4)
Minnesota Twins6Boston Red Sox5BoxFrank Viola (14-10)Bruce Hurst (11-7)BOS  R Gedman (16)Kirby Puckett (24.5)
Toronto Blue Jays4Chicago White Sox3BoxJim Clancy (10-12)LaMarr Hoyt (10-13)CHA  R Kittle 2 (26)  TOR  L Moseby (17), W Upshaw (18), E Whitt (9)Ernie Whitt (54.9)
Milwaukee Brewers3Cleveland Indians5BoxBert Blyleven (13-5)Jaime Cocanower (8-13)CLE  A Thornton (26)Andre Thornton (25.5)
Seattle Mariners2Detroit Tigers6BoxMilt Wilcox (13-7)Mike Moore (5-12)NoneLance Parrish (10.0)
Oakland Athletics7New York Yankees3BoxBill Krueger (8-9)Ray Fontenot (6-7)OAK  D Kingman (30)Dave Kingman (12.7)
Kansas City Royals6Texas Rangers8BoxDave J. Schmidt (6-5)Dan Quisenberry (4-3)KCA  J Orta (6)  TEX  J Kunkel (2), P O'Brien (17)Gary Ward (43.6)
Chicago Cubs4Cincinnati Reds6BoxMario Soto (13-6)Dick Ruthven (3-8)CHN  L Durham (17)  CIN  C Cedeno (7), D Parker (12)Leon Durham (33.7)
Philadelphia Phillies1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxRick Honeycutt (10-7)Steve Carlton (11-6)NoneMike Marshall (21.4)
Houston Astros7Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxBill Dawley (8-4)Kent Tekulve (2-8)HOU  E Cabell (7)  PIT  D Frobel (9), J Thompson (14)Jim Pankovits (39.0)
Montreal Expos8San Diego Padres4BoxSteve Rogers (4-12)Mark Thurmond (10-6)MON  G Carter (24), A Dawson (11)  SDN  G Nettles 2 (17)Tim Raines (11.9)
New York Mets2San Francisco Giants0BoxDwight Gooden (11-8)Mike Krukow (10-9)NYN  W Backman (1)Wally Backman (39.4)
Atlanta Braves1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxJoaquin Andujar (16-11)Pascual Perez (11-5)SLN  C Speier (3)Chris Speier (20.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers8043.650--62450739-1941-24W3Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6953.56610.556749530-3339-20W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6358.52116.047848130-2933-29W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6358.52116.058856132-3031-28L1Game Log
New York Yankees6259.51217.054651023-3539-24L2Game Log
Cleveland Indians5470.43526.555158724-3629-35W4Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5270.42627.546753524-3928-31L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Minnesota Twins6357.525--52448126-3337-24W1Game Log
California Angels6160.5042.552450336-2625-34L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics6063.4884.556156426-3734-26W4Game Log
Kansas City Royals5962.4884.550253229-3130-31L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5862.4835.049853623-3535-27L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners5568.4479.551859625-4030-28L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5369.43411.048154127-3526-34W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs7051.579--57250332-3038-21L4Game Log
New York Mets6751.5681.545048236-2631-25W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6356.5296.051848036-2727-29L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6060.5009.545246128-2932-31W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6060.5009.544543732-3228-28W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5270.42618.544943022-4030-30L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres7150.587--52646230-2541-25L2Game Log
Atlanta Braves6260.5089.549449232-2730-33L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6161.50010.542344229-3032-31W1Game Log
Houston Astros6162.49611.052146627-3434-28W7Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5270.42619.545656823-4029-30W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4573.38124.549657921-3624-37L6Game Log

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