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Baseball on Sunday, August 17, 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 Tigers5Boston Red Sox7BoxCalvin Schiraldi (1-0)Eric King (8-3)DET  D Evans 2 (21), C Lemon (6)Bill Buckner (48.1)
Oakland Athletics3California Angels7BoxDon Sutton (11-9)Joaquin Andujar (7-5)OAK  M Davis (14), C Lansford (11)Jerry Narron (11.8)
Milwaukee Brewers4Chicago White Sox7BoxSteve Carlton (6-12)Bryan Clutterbuck (0-1)CHA  R Hassey (8)  MIL  R Deer (27)Harold Baines (28.7)
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians11BoxBryan Oelkers (2-2)Mike Boddicker (14-7)CLE  C Snyder 2 (16)Tony Bernazard (15.4)
New York Yankees0Kansas City Royals5BoxMark Gubicza (7-5)Ron Guidry (6-10)KCA  G Brett (13), F White (14), W Wilson (6)Darryl Motley (11.9)
Minnesota Twins1Seattle Mariners11BoxMike Morgan (9-12)Mike Smithson (9-11)MIN  K Puckett (24)  SEA  S Bradley (3), A Davis (16), K Phelps (18)Ken Phelps (18.7)
Texas Rangers7Toronto Blue Jays8BoxMark Eichhorn (10-4)Jeff Russell (4-2)TEX  O McDowell 2 (16), L Parrish (18)  TOR  E Whitt (11)Jesse Barfield (39.6)
Houston Astros3Atlanta Braves4BoxCliff Speck (2-0)Larry Andersen (2-1)HOU  G Davis (25)Ted Simmons (30.0)
San Diego Padres9Cincinnati Reds5BoxLaMarr Hoyt (7-8)Chris Welsh (4-4)CIN  B Bell (13), B Larkin (1), R Oester (6)  SDN  J Kruk (3)Tony Gwynn (15.4)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos1BoxLee Smith (8-7)Jeff Reardon (6-8)NoneTerry Francona (26.4)
St. Louis Cardinals2New York Mets1Box G1John Tudor (12-6)Rick Aguilera (6-5)NoneCurt Ford (10.5)
St. Louis Cardinals2New York Mets9Box G2Randy Niemann (2-3)Danny Cox (7-10)NYN  L Dykstra (7), D Heep (5), T Teufel (3)Danny Heep (29.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies5BoxBruce Ruffin (5-3)Rick Reuschel (7-14)PHI  G Redus (10)Juan Samuel (12.2)
Los Angeles Dodgers2San Francisco Giants0BoxRick Honeycutt (9-7)Vida Blue (9-7)LAN  A Trevino (4)Alex Trevino (16.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox6948.590--55351834-2535-23W1Game Log
New York Yankees6554.5465.060457133-2532-29L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6356.5297.059454027-3336-23L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6356.5297.063657631-2732-29W3Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6256.5257.555251731-2831-28L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6157.5178.557560727-3234-25W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5859.49611.050551028-3130-28L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6552.556--57350831-2734-25W3Game Log
Texas Rangers6157.5174.556157825-3336-24L3Game Log
Kansas City Royals5365.44912.547850422-3731-28W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5264.44812.551153724-3428-30W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5268.43314.555863320-4032-28W3Game Log
Oakland Athletics5268.43314.553057320-4132-27L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins5167.43214.556362123-3828-29L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7741.653--57842138-2139-20W1Game Log
Montreal Expos5956.51316.548451132-2727-29L2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5959.50018.054254725-3434-25W2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5959.50018.043844829-3030-29L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5266.44125.050457020-3932-27W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4770.40229.549551225-3322-37L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros6751.568--46741230-2837-23L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants6157.5176.051846328-3133-26L2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5860.4929.046548221-3737-23W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5661.47910.548752828-3128-30L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5562.47011.546950826-3329-29W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5563.46612.046250723-3632-27W1Game Log

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