Update:   Awards Voting History -  Created section for voting history on MVP, Cy Young, Rookie and Managers of the Year with votes received and statistics.

Baseball on Friday, August 08, 1986

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians3Baltimore Orioles0BoxTom Candiotti (11-8)Mike Boddicker (14-6)CLE  J Franco (5)Julio Franco (25.8)
Seattle Mariners4California Angels6BoxVern Ruhle (1-0)Bill Swift (1-5)CAL  D Schofield (11)Dick Schofield (25.1)
Boston Red Sox6Detroit Tigers1BoxTom Seaver (5-10)Randy O'Neal (1-7)BOS  W Boggs (6)Bill Buckner (11.6)
Chicago White Sox12Milwaukee Brewers6BoxJoe Cowley (8-6)Danny Darwin (6-8)CHA  H Baines (17), D Boston (1), T Hulett (11)  MIL  C Cooper (9), R Deer 2 (24), P Molitor (5)Daryl Boston (12.5)
Kansas City Royals0New York Yankees2BoxTommy John (4-1)Charlie Leibrandt (9-9)NYA  W Randolph (2)Dan Pasqua (11.8)
Minnesota Twins2Oakland Athletics5BoxJoaquin Andujar (7-4)Mike Smithson (9-10)OAK  J Canseco (26), D Kingman (28)Tony Phillips (17.8)
Toronto Blue Jays7Texas Rangers9BoxGreg Harris (6-8)Mark Eichhorn (8-4)TEX  P Incaviglia (19), P O'Brien (17), L Parrish (16)  TOR  J Barfield (28)Scott Fletcher (51.6)
San Francisco Giants6Atlanta Braves7BoxDoyle Alexander (7-8)Mike LaCoss (9-7)ATL  K Griffey (16), D Murphy (18)  SFN  R Thompson (5)Dale Murphy (26.4)
Philadelphia Phillies1Chicago Cubs2BoxSteve Trout (5-5)Bruce Ruffin (3-3)PHI  J Stone (5)Ryne Sandberg (30.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers0Cincinnati Reds4Box G1Bill Gullickson (8-7)Orel Hershiser (11-8)CIN  B Bell (8)Dave Parker (16.6)
Los Angeles Dodgers1Cincinnati Reds5Box G2Chris Welsh (4-3)Alejandro Pena (1-2)CIN  K Daniels 2 (4), E Milner (11)Kal Daniels (13.8)
San Diego Padres0Houston Astros5BoxMike Scott (12-7)Lance McCullers (5-6)NoneJose Cruz (12.6)
New York Mets3Montreal Expos5BoxBryn Smith (8-6)Bob Ojeda (12-3)NoneTim Wallach (24.0)
Pittsburgh Pirates1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxDanny Cox (6-9)Rick Reuschel (7-13)NoneJohn Morris (10.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6344.589--49345930-2233-22W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5950.5415.051647530-2529-25L3Game Log
New York Yankees6051.5415.057353432-2328-28W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers5951.5365.554048926-3133-20L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5853.5237.058554329-2429-29L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5653.5148.053456525-2931-24W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5355.49110.547147025-2828-27L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5950.541--53948731-2728-23W2Game Log
Texas Rangers5852.5271.552352425-3033-22W3Game Log
Chicago White Sox4958.4589.047350222-3027-28W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals4861.44011.043146721-3627-25L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins4761.43511.551458019-3228-29L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4863.43212.052959219-3629-27L4Game Log
Oakland Athletics4863.43212.049653020-3828-25W3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7235.673--53037735-1937-16L1Game Log
Montreal Expos5550.52416.044246632-2723-23W5Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5255.48620.049550624-3328-22L5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5255.48620.039540223-2729-28W5Game Log
Chicago Cubs4761.43525.546553118-3629-25W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4363.40628.544245521-2622-37L5Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6148.560--42938428-2733-21W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants5653.5145.047943324-2932-24L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5455.4957.043645017-3237-23L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5156.4779.044948128-3123-25W2Game Log
San Diego Padres5157.4729.541645219-3032-27L4Game Log
Atlanta Braves5157.4729.542646726-3325-24W5Game Log

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