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Baseball on Friday, August 16, 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
Texas Rangers2Baltimore Orioles4BoxDennis Martinez (9-7)Jeff Russell (0-3)BAL  M Young (19)  TEX  C Johnson (12)Eddie Murray (38.0)
Oakland Athletics2California Angels5BoxJohn Candelaria (4-4)Tim Birtsas (9-3)CAL  B Downing (14)Brian Downing (31.0)
Cleveland Indians2Detroit Tigers3BoxAurelio Lopez (3-7)Neal Heaton (6-13)NoneKirk Gibson (19.3)
Chicago White Sox2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxRay Burris (7-9)Dave Wehrmeister (1-1)CHA  R Kittle (14)Ben Oglivie (31.9)
Seattle Mariners6Minnesota Twins5BoxEd Vande Berg (2-1)Steve Howe (2-2)NoneGorman Thomas (40.7)
Boston Red Sox4New York Yankees5BoxDave Righetti (8-7)Steve Crawford (5-3)BOS  R Gedman 2 (11)  NYA  M Pagliarulo (12)Mike Pagliarulo (53.5)
Kansas City Royals4Toronto Blue Jays2BoxCharlie Leibrandt (11-6)Jimmy Key (9-5)TOR  L Moseby (9)Steve Balboni (12.5)
Philadelphia Phillies5Chicago Cubs6BoxLee Smith (6-4)Kent Tekulve (4-8)CHN  R Cey (15)  PHI  J Samuel (11), O Virgil (16)Juan Samuel (33.9)
Cincinnati Reds4Houston Astros5BoxDave Smith (6-4)Ted Power (4-3)CIN  N Esasky (12)  HOU  M Bailey (9), K Bass (11), D Walling (5)Mark Bailey (28.4)
New York Mets1Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxRick Rhoden (7-13)Ed Lynch (10-6)PIT  B Madlock (7)Joe Orsulak (10.5)
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres6BoxAndy Hawkins (15-4)Rick Mahler (16-11)SDN  K McReynolds (12)Kevin McReynolds (18.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Francisco Giants1BoxJerry Reuss (11-7)Vida Blue (5-5)LAN  M Duncan (4)Bob Bailor (24.9)
Montreal Expos1St. Louis Cardinals6BoxBob Forsch (5-5)Bill Laskey (5-12)SLN  J Clark (21), T Landrum (3)Tito Landrum (13.6)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays7243.626--55241533-2639-17L1Game Log
New York Yankees6548.5756.059846428-3337-15W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers6153.53510.550048632-2729-26W1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles5954.52212.058253928-2831-26W4Game Log
Boston Red Sox5856.50913.553250625-3132-26L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5260.46418.548552423-3229-28W2Game Log
Cleveland Indians3876.33333.545857815-4123-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6649.574--49946731-2935-20W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6250.5542.548645030-2732-23W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6154.5305.055853927-3134-23L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5558.48710.048150425-3230-26L3Game Log
Seattle Mariners5462.46612.551259421-3233-30W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5262.45613.550857519-3533-27L1Game Log
Texas Rangers4272.36823.543154117-3925-33L4Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals7043.619--52539831-2739-16W5Game Log
New York Mets6944.6111.048441529-2540-19L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6550.5656.043641829-2836-22L1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5657.49614.044146324-3332-24W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5262.45618.547245620-3632-26L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3478.30435.535549812-4422-34W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6944.611--43939231-2338-21W8Game Log
San Diego Padres6154.5309.047042628-3033-24W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5954.52210.045647630-2829-26L1Game Log
Houston Astros5460.47415.546847925-3529-25W3Game Log
Atlanta Braves4964.43420.045850923-3326-31L5Game Log
San Francisco Giants4371.37726.536944316-4127-30L3Game Log

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