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Baseball on Wednesday, July 31, 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
Toronto Blue Jays5Baltimore Orioles3BoxTom Henke (2-0)Dennis Martinez (7-7)BAL  C Ripken (17)  TOR  J Barfield 2 (18), G Bell (19), R Mulliniks (7)Jesse Barfield (24.6)
New York Yankees5Cleveland Indians6BoxTom Waddell (5-5)Ron Guidry (13-4)NYA  D Baylor (18)Pat Tabler (25.4)
Kansas City Royals5Detroit Tigers2BoxDanny Jackson (10-6)Walt Terrell (10-6)KCA  S Balboni (21)Larry Herndon (39.7)
Texas Rangers2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxJaime Cocanower (2-1)Mike Mason (5-10)MIL  B Schroeder (8)Ben Oglivie (22.2)
California Angels8Oakland Athletics5BoxRon Romanick (13-4)Rick Langford (0-4)CAL  D DeCinces (12), B Downing (9)  OAK  D Baker (13), B Bochte (7), M Davis (19)Mickey Tettleton (27.5)
Minnesota Twins3Seattle Mariners12BoxJim Beattie (4-5)John Butcher (8-10)MIN  R Smalley (8)  SEA  J Presley (23), G Thomas (23)Gorman Thomas (17.1)
San Diego Padres4Atlanta Braves5BoxBruce Sutter (7-4)Tim Stoddard (1-6)ATL  D Murphy (27)Steve Garvey (54.3)
St. Louis Cardinals2Chicago Cubs5BoxRay Fontenot (4-5)Joaquin Andujar (17-5)CHN  G Matthews (7)Gary Matthews (21.4)
Houston Astros9Cincinnati Reds2BoxMike Scott (10-5)Tom Browning (9-8)CIN  D Parker (19)  HOU  G Davis (8), M Scott (1)Glenn Davis (34.3)
San Francisco Giants7Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxBill Laskey (5-11)Jerry Reuss (8-7)LAN  K Landreaux (7), M Scioscia (4)  SFN  J Leonard 2 (14), A Trevino (3)Alex Trevino (33.4)
Montreal Expos2New York Mets5BoxEd Lynch (8-5)Dan Schatzeder (2-4)MON  T Francona (1)  NYN  G Carter (13)Wally Backman (16.5)
Philadelphia Phillies3Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxCecilio Guante (3-3)Kent Tekulve (4-7)PHI  V Hayes (10), D Thomas (3)Derrel Thomas (36.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays6438.627--49137029-2335-15W1Game Log
New York Yankees5544.5567.551140023-3132-13L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers5346.5359.543140928-2225-24L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5347.53010.046343622-2830-20L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5148.51511.550246024-2427-24L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers4454.44918.041846318-2826-26W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians3268.32031.038250613-3619-32W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels5743.570--43541327-2330-20W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5445.5452.542638827-2627-19W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics5248.5205.048448122-2630-22L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4948.5056.541141822-2727-21L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners4853.4759.544351119-2829-25W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins4653.46510.544650119-3127-22L1Game Log
Texas Rangers3962.38618.538547216-3523-27L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals6038.612--45033928-2532-13L1Game Log
New York Mets5941.5902.041336925-2334-18W3Game Log
Montreal Expos5646.5496.036535423-2533-21L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5247.5258.538937924-2928-18W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4554.45515.540439615-3130-23L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3266.32728.031042912-3620-30W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5841.586--38636427-2131-20L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5447.5355.041037127-2627-21L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5246.5315.540942327-2225-24L1Game Log
Houston Astros4655.45513.040642622-3024-25W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4455.44414.040744320-2724-28W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants4062.39219.532037615-3825-24W1Game Log

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