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Baseball on Saturday, August 16, 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
Detroit Tigers12Boston Red Sox6BoxJack Morris (15-7)Oil Can Boyd (11-9)BOS  D Baylor (22), D Evans (17)  DET  L Herndon (5)Tony Armas (47.8)
Oakland Athletics2California Angels5BoxMike Witt (14-7)Curt Young (9-8)CAL  D DeCinces (18), B Grich (8)  OAK  D Murphy (6)Doug DeCinces (21.5)
Milwaukee Brewers6Chicago White Sox5BoxJohn Henry Johnson (1-1)Gene Nelson (5-5)CHA  H Baines (19), T Hulett (15)  MIL  R Deer (26)Ben Oglivie (55.9)
Baltimore Orioles1Cleveland Indians2BoxPhil Niekro (9-9)Mike Flanagan (6-8)BAL  E Murray (12)Tony Bernazard (10.2)
New York Yankees2Kansas City Royals4BoxDanny Jackson (8-8)Dennis Rasmussen (12-4)KCA  S Balboni (26)  NYA  D Winfield (18)Hal McRae (22.5)
Minnesota Twins6Seattle Mariners7BoxPete Ladd (8-4)Keith Atherton (5-7)SEA  A Davis (15), D Tartabull (21)Spike Owen (42.8)
Texas Rangers1Toronto Blue Jays13BoxJimmy Key (11-8)Charlie Hough (9-8)TOR  T Fernandez (8), D Garcia (6)Lloyd Moseby (11.6)
Houston Astros7Atlanta Braves4BoxMatt Keough (3-3)Rick Mahler (11-12)ATL  D Murphy (22)  HOU  K Bass (17), J Mizerock (1)Kevin Bass (25.6)
San Diego Padres1Cincinnati Reds4BoxBill Gullickson (9-8)Ed Whitson (6-7)CIN  B Bell (12)Buddy Bell (32.6)
Chicago Cubs5Montreal Expos0BoxJamie Moyer (4-3)Floyd Youmans (11-9)NoneManny Trillo (20.4)
St. Louis Cardinals3New York Mets1BoxGreg Mathews (9-3)Roger McDowell (12-7)NYN  L Mazzilli (3)John Morris (39.9)
Pittsburgh Pirates6Philadelphia Phillies1Box G1Rick Rhoden (13-7)Kevin Gross (8-10)PIT  S Bream (13)Sid Bream (34.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Philadelphia Phillies6Box G2Tom Hume (4-0)Larry McWilliams (2-9)PHI  J Samuel (10), M Schmidt (26)Mike Schmidt (17.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers6San Francisco Giants5BoxBob Welch (6-9)Mike LaCoss (9-8)SFN  B Brenly (9)Candy Maldonado (17.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6848.586--54651334-2534-23L1Game Log
New York Yankees6553.5514.060456633-2432-29L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6355.5346.058953327-3236-23W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6255.5306.554650631-2731-28L2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6256.5257.062856931-2731-29W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians6057.5138.556460127-3233-25W2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5858.50010.050150328-3030-28W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6452.552--56650531-2733-25W2Game Log
Texas Rangers6156.5213.555457025-3236-24L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals5265.44412.547350422-3730-28W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5164.44312.550453324-3427-30L2Game Log
Oakland Athletics5267.43713.552756620-4032-27L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins5166.43613.556261023-3728-29L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5168.42914.554763220-4031-28W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7640.655--56841738-2138-19L3Game Log
Montreal Expos5955.51816.048350932-2727-28L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5858.50018.043443828-2930-29W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5859.49618.553754625-3433-25W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5166.43625.550256919-3932-27W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4769.40529.049450725-3222-37L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6750.573--46440830-2737-23W3Game Log
San Francisco Giants6156.5216.051846128-3133-25L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5760.48710.046348220-3737-23W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5660.48310.548251928-3128-29W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5462.46612.546550526-3328-29L2Game Log
San Diego Padres5463.46213.045350222-3632-27L1Game Log

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