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Baseball on Sunday, August 31, 1986

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Cleveland Indians3Boston Red Sox4BoxCalvin Schiraldi (2-1)Frank Wills (1-3)CLE  J Franco (8)Julio Franco (29.4)
Detroit Tigers3California Angels5BoxDonnie Moore (3-5)Walt Terrell (11-11)CAL  R Jones (15)George Hendrick (24.2)
Texas Rangers1Chicago White Sox3BoxRichard Dotson (9-13)Mike Loynd (2-2)NoneDon Slaught (10.6)
Milwaukee Brewers1Kansas City Royals6BoxScott Bankhead (8-7)Bill Wegman (4-10)NoneSteve Balboni (26.9)
Baltimore Orioles0Oakland Athletics7BoxJoaquin Andujar (8-6)Mike Boddicker (14-9)OAK  J Canseco (27), C Lansford (16)Carney Lansford (29.5)
New York Yankees2Seattle Mariners6BoxMike Moore (9-11)Doug Drabek (3-7)NoneHarold Reynolds (36.8)
Minnesota Twins5Toronto Blue Jays7BoxLuis Aquino (1-1)Allan Anderson (3-5)MIN  K Puckett (26)  TOR  L Moseby (20), W Upshaw (6)Lloyd Moseby (38.1)
Chicago Cubs3Atlanta Braves4BoxJeff Dedmon (5-6)Lee Smith (8-9)ATL  D Murphy (25), T Simmons (4)  CHN  S Dunston (14)Shawon Dunston (26.1)
Pittsburgh Pirates8Houston Astros2BoxBob Walk (7-7)Bob Knepper (15-10)HOU  B Hatcher (3)  PIT  M Diaz (10)Jim Morrison (14.9)
San Diego Padres4Montreal Expos1BoxEd Wojna (1-0)Jay Tibbs (6-8)SDN  K McReynolds (20)Kevin McReynolds (21.0)
Los Angeles Dodgers7New York Mets4BoxFernando Valenzuela (17-9)Ron Darling (12-5)LAN  R Williams (3)  NYN  E Hearn (4)Reggie Williams (29.7)
San Francisco Giants3Philadelphia Phillies4BoxKent Tekulve (8-3)Vida Blue (9-9)PHI  J Samuel (14), M Schmidt (29)Mike Schmidt (36.2)
Cincinnati Reds3St. Louis Cardinals9BoxBob Forsch (13-8)Tom Browning (11-11)CIN  K Daniels (5)Kal Daniels (28.1)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Boston Red Sox7654.585--62756539-3037-24W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7359.5534.071061836-2937-30W6Game Log
New York Yankees7061.5346.564562336-2734-34L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers6864.5159.066060027-3741-27L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6565.50011.059057532-3533-30L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6666.50011.063469628-3437-33L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6465.49611.555157131-3433-31L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels7456.569--63456136-3138-25W7Game Log
Texas Rangers6962.5275.561962228-3741-25L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6171.46214.059661324-4337-28W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6070.46214.052854425-4035-30W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5874.43917.060168522-4336-31W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5673.43417.554058925-3931-34W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5575.42319.061268525-4230-33L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets8743.669--63947346-2241-21L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies6862.52319.059258731-3737-25W5Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6565.50022.048349029-3336-32W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6265.48823.552055534-3428-31L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs5575.42332.053963022-4333-32L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5376.41133.555955527-3426-42W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Houston Astros7357.562--50446133-3140-26L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6664.5087.055357334-3432-30L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants6565.5008.056450828-3437-31L3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6268.47711.050653122-3940-29W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6168.47311.551756330-3831-30W2Game Log
San Diego Padres6170.46612.551656625-3836-32W2Game Log

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