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Baseball on Saturday, August 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
Texas Rangers2Baltimore Orioles9BoxScott McGregor (10-10)Burt Hooton (5-7)BAL  M Young (20)  TEX  B Stein (1)Fred Lynn (27.0)
Oakland Athletics5California Angels9BoxMike Witt (10-7)Chris Codiroli (10-10)CAL  R Jackson (19)  OAK  D Collins (4)Ruppert Jones (16.7)
Cleveland Indians5Detroit Tigers7BoxFrank Tanana (7-11)Curt Wardle (4-5)CLE  B Butler (5), J Carter (7), J Franco (5)Lance Parrish (24.0)
Chicago White Sox12Milwaukee Brewers7BoxDan Spillner (3-3)Jaime Cocanower (3-2)MIL  R Yount 2 (15)Robin Yount (16.7)
Seattle Mariners0Minnesota Twins2BoxBert Blyleven (12-12)Frank Wills (4-5)MIN  K Hrbek (16)Kent Hrbek (16.8)
Boston Red Sox1New York Yankees3BoxRon Guidry (16-4)Al Nipper (7-9)NoneDave Winfield (24.6)
Kansas City Royals4Toronto Blue Jays2BoxDanny Jackson (11-7)Doyle Alexander (12-7)NoneLonnie Smith (43.5)
Philadelphia Phillies10Chicago Cubs4BoxJohn Denny (8-9)Lary Sorensen (3-4)CHN  B Dernier (1), L Durham (12)  PHI  D Daulton 2 (3), J Samuel (12), M Schmidt (21), R Schu (5), G Wilson (11)Darren Daulton (23.6)
Cincinnati Reds8Houston Astros0BoxTom Browning (11-9)Joe Niekro (9-10)CIN  D Concepcion (7), N Esasky (13)Dave Concepcion (28.8)
New York Mets4Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxSid Fernandez (5-6)Lee Tunnell (1-8)NYN  D Strawberry (17)  PIT  B Madlock (8)Darryl Strawberry (31.7)
Los Angeles Dodgers2San Francisco Giants5BoxScott Garrelts (7-3)Carlos Diaz (3-2)SFN  C Davis (10), D Green (5)David Green (21.1)
Montreal Expos5St. Louis Cardinals4BoxTim Burke (8-0)Bill Campbell (3-3)NoneMike Jorgensen (51.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays7244.621--55441933-2639-18L2Game Log
New York Yankees6648.5795.060146528-3338-15W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers6253.5399.550749132-2730-26W2Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6054.52611.059154128-2832-26W5Game Log
Boston Red Sox5857.50413.553350925-3232-26L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5261.46018.549253623-3229-29L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians3877.33033.546358515-4223-35L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6749.578--50847231-2936-20W2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6350.5582.549045231-2732-23W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics6155.5266.056354827-3234-23L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox5658.49110.049351126-3230-26W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5463.46213.551259621-3333-30L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5362.46113.551057519-3534-27W1Game Log
Texas Rangers4273.36524.543355017-4025-33L5Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7044.614--48841830-2540-19W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7044.614--52940331-2739-17L1Game Log
Montreal Expos6650.5695.044142230-2836-22W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs5658.49114.044547324-3332-25L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5362.46117.548246021-3632-26W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3479.30135.535850212-4422-35L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6945.605--44139731-2438-21L1Game Log
San Diego Padres6154.5308.547042628-3033-24W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6054.5269.046447631-2829-26W1Game Log
Houston Astros5461.47015.546848725-3529-26L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4964.43419.545850923-3326-31L5Game Log
San Francisco Giants4471.38325.537444516-4128-30W1Game Log

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