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Baseball on Saturday, August 02, 1986

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
Kansas City Royals13Boston Red Sox2BoxMark Gubicza (5-5)Tom Seaver (4-10)KCA  S Balboni (22)Jamie Quirk (31.7)
Detroit Tigers3Chicago White Sox5BoxFloyd Bannister (6-8)Jack Morris (12-7)CHA  H Baines (14)Harold Baines (20.2)
New York Yankees5Cleveland Indians6BoxDickie Noles (3-2)Dave Righetti (7-5)CLE  J Carter (18), C Snyder (10)  NYA  M Pagliarulo 2 (25)Joe Carter (69.9)
Texas Rangers8Milwaukee Brewers9BoxDan Plesac (6-6)Mitch Williams (7-3)MIL  G Braggs (1), R Deer (20)  TEX  T Harrah (3)Rob Deer (39.4)
Oakland Athletics0Minnesota Twins8BoxMike Smithson (9-9)Joaquin Andujar (6-4)MIN  T Brunansky (20)Tom Brunansky (17.1)
California Angels3Seattle Mariners7BoxMark Huismann (3-3)Kirk McCaskill (12-7)CAL  D Schofield (9)  SEA  A Davis (13), K Phelps (17), J Presley (20)Ken Phelps (26.2)
Baltimore Orioles5Toronto Blue Jays2BoxScott McGregor (8-10)Jim Clancy (12-6)BAL  C Ripken (17)  TOR  J Barfield (27)Cal Ripken (32.7)
Cincinnati Reds1Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxTom Niedenfuer (6-4)Ron Robinson (8-3)CIN  E Milner (10)  LAN  E Cabell (1)Enos Cabell (12.9)
Montreal Expos1New York Mets4BoxRick Aguilera (5-3)Bob Sebra (1-2)NoneGary Carter (21.5)
Chicago Cubs2Philadelphia Phillies12BoxKevin Gross (7-8)Scott Sanderson (5-8)CHN  G Matthews (13)Gary Redus (15.8)
St. Louis Cardinals7Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJohn Tudor (10-5)Larry McWilliams (2-7)PIT  M Diaz 2 (6)Ozzie Smith (39.6)
Houston Astros5San Diego Padres4BoxMike Scott (11-7)Eric Show (7-5)HOU  J Cruz (3), D Lopes (7)Jose Cruz (20.5)
Atlanta Braves5San Francisco Giants7BoxFrank Williams (2-0)Doyle Alexander (6-8)NoneBob Horner (38.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6042.588--47245129-2231-20L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5746.5533.547244029-2428-22W2Game Log
New York Yankees5748.5434.554750631-2326-25L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5548.5345.550651524-2531-23W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5549.5296.050045626-3029-19L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5550.5246.555150629-2326-27L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5052.49010.043943922-2728-25W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5647.544--50646230-2426-23L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5451.5143.048348322-2932-22L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4757.4529.541644120-3227-25W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4557.44110.544748519-2926-28W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4659.43811.049855419-3427-25W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4558.43711.049655019-3126-27W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics4462.41513.546150617-3727-25L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets6832.680--49034232-1636-16W2Game Log
Montreal Expos5049.50517.541844928-2622-23L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5150.50517.547648424-2827-22W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals4754.46521.537438623-2624-28W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs4457.43624.543449118-3526-22L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4258.42026.042843621-2521-33L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros5945.567--40636327-2432-21W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants5549.5294.046240824-2831-21W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5152.4957.541742317-3034-22W6Game Log
San Diego Padres5053.4858.540643519-2931-24L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4754.46510.542546926-2921-25L5Game Log
Atlanta Braves4657.44712.540445422-3324-24L4Game Log

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