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Baseball on Wednesday, April 17, 1985

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
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians3BoxSammy Stewart (1-0)Jose Roman (0-1)CLE  B Jacoby (1)Brook Jacoby (36.3)
Milwaukee Brewers2Detroit Tigers0BoxDanny Darwin (1-0)Jack Morris (2-1)NonePaul Molitor (16.6)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals6BoxCharlie Leibrandt (1-0)Al Nipper (0-1)KCA  B Biancalana (1)Buddy Biancalana (21.6)
California Angels4Minnesota Twins3BoxJim Slaton (1-0)John Butcher (0-1)MIN  R Smalley (1)Gary Pettis (18.3)
Seattle Mariners4Oakland Athletics8BoxDon Sutton (2-0)Matt Young (1-1)OAK  M Davis (4)  SEA  J Presley (6)Jim Presley (43.3)
Texas Rangers1Toronto Blue Jays3BoxBill Caudill (3-1)Dave Stewart (0-1)TOR  J Barfield (2)Len Matuszek (26.2)
Cincinnati Reds6Atlanta Braves1BoxTom Browning (1-0)Steve Bedrosian (0-1)CIN  E Davis (2)Nick Esasky (23.9)
Philadelphia Phillies4Chicago Cubs5BoxGeorge Frazier (1-0)Kevin Gross (0-2)PHI  O Virgil (1)Keith Moreland (56.6)
Houston Astros0Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxOrel Hershiser (1-0)Frank DiPino (0-1)NoneTerry Whitfield (6.0)
New York Mets10Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxDoug Sisk (1-0)Larry McWilliams (0-1)NYN  R Santana (1), D Strawberry (2)Keith Hernandez (12.6)
Montreal Expos2St. Louis Cardinals1BoxJoe Hesketh (1-0)John Tudor (0-1)NoneHubie Brooks (17.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Detroit Tigers61.857--34202-04-1L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles52.7141.038261-14-1W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers52.7141.038194-11-1W1Game Log
New York Yankees33.5002.524372-31-0W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox44.5002.548380-24-2L4Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays44.5002.527333-31-1W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians16.1435.028410-31-3L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Seattle Mariners63.667--55460-36-0L3Game Log
Oakland Athletics54.5561.061530-35-1W4Game Log
California Angels44.5001.531423-21-2W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox33.5001.528333-30-0L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals34.4292.015150-03-4W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins26.2503.527332-40-2L6Game Log
Texas Rangers16.1434.025431-30-3L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs71.875--27170-07-1W5Game Log
New York Mets71.875--28182-15-0W2Game Log
Montreal Expos34.4293.518253-40-0W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates35.3754.027360-23-3L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals25.2864.530251-41-1L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies17.1256.018351-50-2L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Diego Padres43.571--29212-32-0W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers54.5561.025312-13-3W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds44.5000.523223-31-1W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves44.5000.535332-02-4L3Game Log
Houston Astros45.4441.034291-23-3L1Game Log
San Francisco Giants34.4291.020222-31-1L2Game Log

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