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Baseball on Thursday, April 17, 1986

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Kansas City Royals2Boston Red Sox6BoxRoger Clemens (2-0)Mark Gubicza (0-2)BOS  D Baylor (3)  KCA  S Balboni (3)Don Baylor (30.1)
Minnesota Twins4California Angels1BoxFrank Viola (2-1)Kirk McCaskill (1-1)NoneGreg Gagne (16.1)
Detroit Tigers10Chicago White Sox6BoxJack Morris (2-1)Juan Agosto (0-1)NoneMike Laga (51.8)
New York Yankees4Cleveland Indians6BoxPhil Niekro (1-1)Bob Tewksbury (1-1)NonePat Tabler (15.6)
Texas Rangers7Milwaukee Brewers5BoxGreg Harris (2-1)Ray Searage (0-1)TEX  S Buechele (2), D Slaught (2)Charlie Moore (50.4)
Baltimore Orioles5Toronto Blue Jays3Box G1Mike Flanagan (1-1)Jimmy Key (0-1)BAL  C Ripken (1)Cal Ripken (20.5)
Baltimore Orioles4Toronto Blue Jays7Box G2Tom Henke (2-0)Tippy Martinez (0-1)BAL  E Murray (1)Eddie Murray (42.6)
Chicago Cubs7Montreal Expos6BoxLee Smith (1-2)Jeff Reardon (1-1)CHN  S Dunston (1), L Durham (2), R Sandberg (1)  MON  H Brooks (1), A Dawson (1), A Galarraga (2)Andres Galarraga (37.0)
San Diego Padres1San Francisco Giants4BoxMike Krukow (2-0)Andy Hawkins (0-2)NoneJeff Leonard (36.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees62.750--37291-15-1L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles54.5561.532303-32-1L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers54.5561.549543-32-1W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians44.5002.034341-23-2W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox45.4442.542323-31-2W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays45.4442.538383-31-2W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers35.3753.030413-30-2L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Texas Rangers53.625--43312-03-3W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals54.5560.535323-32-1L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners54.5560.548413-32-1L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins55.5001.038453-12-4W2Game Log
California Angels55.5001.057543-32-2L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics45.4441.546492-12-4L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox27.2223.542610-02-7L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals51.833--29121-04-1W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates32.6001.520111-02-2W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies33.5002.030321-12-2L1Game Log
Montreal Expos34.4292.523362-31-1L1Game Log
New York Mets23.4002.525282-20-1L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs25.2863.519312-50-0W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres74.636--27262-35-1L1Game Log
Houston Astros53.6251.533282-03-3W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds43.5712.032283-21-1W2Game Log
San Francisco Giants54.5561.038384-21-2W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers37.3003.527310-33-4L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves25.2863.027291-21-3L2Game Log

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