TBC Player Tracker:   Daily emails with YOUR custom list of players delivered before your first cup of coffee. Change players whenever you like!

Baseball on Saturday, August 31, 1985

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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Seattle Mariners6Baltimore Orioles0BoxMike Moore (12-8)Mike Flanagan (2-4)SEA  G Thomas 2 (28)Gorman Thomas (31.9)
Oakland Athletics1Detroit Tigers4BoxWalt Terrell (13-7)Tim Birtsas (10-5)DET  T Brookens (6), A Trammell (11)Alan Trammell (11.6)
Cleveland Indians8Milwaukee Brewers10BoxTeddy Higuera (12-6)Neal Heaton (8-14)NoneRobin Yount (31.6)
Boston Red Sox5Minnesota Twins6Box G1Bert Blyleven (13-13)Steve Crawford (5-4)BOS  M Easler (13)Mike Stenhouse (48.0)
Boston Red Sox4Minnesota Twins5Box G2Mark Portugal (1-1)Al Nipper (7-10)BOS  D Evans (19)  MIN  G Gaetti (14)Gary Gaetti (16.6)
California Angels4New York Yankees10BoxDave Righetti (11-7)Doug Corbett (2-2)CAL  R Jones (20)  NYA  R Hassey (10), B Meacham (1), M Pagliarulo (17)Mike Pagliarulo (32.1)
Kansas City Royals4Texas Rangers6BoxGreg Harris (4-3)Charlie Leibrandt (13-7)KCA  G Brett (22), D Motley (13)  TEX  O McDowell (14), D Slaught (5), G Ward (11)George Brett (21.8)
Chicago White Sox2Toronto Blue Jays6BoxGary Lavelle (4-6)Joel Davis (1-2)TOR  R Mulliniks (10)Tony Fernandez (28.3)
Atlanta Braves4Chicago Cubs5BoxWarren Brusstar (4-3)Gene Garber (5-5)ATL  C Chambliss (2), B Komminsk (2)Chris Chambliss (29.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Cincinnati Reds0BoxBob Walk (1-1)Andy McGaffigan (1-2)PIT  T Pena (8)Tony Pena (21.6)
Philadelphia Phillies5Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxShane Rawley (11-6)Fernando Valenzuela (16-9)PHI  J Samuel (17), R Schu (6)Juan Samuel (40.5)
Montreal Expos7San Diego Padres1BoxBill Gullickson (13-9)Eric Show (9-9)MON  T Francona (2), V Law (8)Terry Francona (17.2)
New York Mets2San Francisco Giants3BoxJim Gott (5-10)Dwight Gooden (20-4)NYN  G Carter (19)Chili Davis (30.8)
Houston Astros3St. Louis Cardinals1BoxBob Knepper (11-10)Danny Cox (14-8)HOU  G Davis (11)Glenn Davis (24.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays8148.628--62546539-3042-18W2Game Log
New York Yankees7552.5915.066651333-3642-16W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6959.53911.556153436-3233-27W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6759.53212.566259032-3235-27L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox6168.47320.059957327-3933-30L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5967.46820.555360124-3635-31W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians4683.35735.052965715-4531-38L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels7356.566--56855832-3141-25L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6957.5482.554950434-3235-25L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6762.5196.061159529-3538-27L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox6365.4929.555157727-3436-31L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5970.45714.055664723-3536-35W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5869.45714.054662721-3837-31W2Game Log
Texas Rangers4880.37524.548261721-4727-33W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals7749.611--58445638-2939-20L3Game Log
New York Mets7652.5942.052545732-2844-24L1Game Log
Montreal Expos7157.5557.048446833-2838-29W2Game Log
Chicago Cubs6265.48815.550253829-3733-28W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6166.48016.554550725-3636-30W3Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4086.31737.040954913-4927-37W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7452.587--48544136-2838-24L3Game Log
San Diego Padres6860.5317.051147034-3334-27L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6760.5287.550952233-3034-30L1Game Log
Houston Astros6067.47214.553554528-3732-30W4Game Log
Atlanta Braves5572.43319.551456926-3529-37L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5176.40223.541349420-4531-31W1Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.