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Baseball on Wednesday, August 21, 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 Rangers5Boston Red Sox3BoxJeff Russell (1-3)Oil Can Boyd (11-11)BOS  W Boggs (7)  TEX  G Ward (10)Gary Ward (28.9)
New York Yankees13California Angels10BoxDave Righetti (10-7)Donnie Moore (7-7)CAL  B Downing (15), B Grich (7)  NYA  R Henderson (20), M Pagliarulo (14)Juan Beniquez (49.5)
Kansas City Royals2Chicago White Sox1BoxCharlie Leibrandt (12-6)Floyd Bannister (5-11)KCA  G Brett (17)Reid Nichols (16.6)
Toronto Blue Jays2Cleveland Indians5BoxNeal Heaton (7-13)Doyle Alexander (12-8)CLE  J Carter (8)  TOR  J Barfield (20), C Fielder (1)Joe Carter (26.9)
Minnesota Twins2Milwaukee Brewers3BoxRay Burris (8-9)Steve Howe (2-4)MIN  T Teufel (6)Ernest Riles (24.7)
Detroit Tigers3Oakland Athletics4BoxSteve Mura (1-0)Guillermo Hernandez (7-8)DET  L Whitaker (18)Dusty Baker (19.9)
Baltimore Orioles11Seattle Mariners8BoxDennis Martinez (10-7)Jim Beattie (5-6)SEA  A Cowens (12), D Scott (3), G Thomas (26)Mike Young (18.4)
Chicago Cubs9Atlanta Braves5BoxWarren Brusstar (3-2)Gene Garber (3-4)ATL  R Cerone (3)  CHN  R Sandberg 2 (20), C Speier (4)Ryne Sandberg (66.5)
St. Louis Cardinals7Houston Astros4BoxJeff Lahti (2-1)Dave Smith (6-5)SLN  D Porter (7)Darrell Porter (39.5)
San Diego Padres6Montreal Expos2BoxEric Show (9-7)Bill Laskey (5-13)MON  T Raines (7)Graig Nettles (22.0)
San Francisco Giants3New York Mets2BoxDave LaPoint (6-11)Roger McDowell (6-5)NYN  H Johnson (8), D Strawberry (18)  SFN  B Brenly (17), D Driessen (8)Bob Brenly (54.5)
Los Angeles Dodgers15Philadelphia Phillies6BoxFernando Valenzuela (15-8)Jerry Koosman (6-4)LAN  P Guerrero (29), C Maldonado (5), M Marshall (15)  PHI  V Hayes (12), D Thomas (4)Mike Marshall (33.4)
Cincinnati Reds8Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxTom Browning (12-9)Bob Walk (0-1)CIN  N Esasky (14)  PIT  D Gonzalez (2)Pete Rose (27.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays7446.617--57243734-2840-18L1Game Log
New York Yankees7048.5933.063248730-3340-15W7Game Log
Detroit Tigers6455.5389.551949833-2931-26L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles6255.53010.561455529-2933-26W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5861.48715.554452725-3432-28L6Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5562.47017.550654923-3232-30W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians4079.33633.547559715-4325-36W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6852.567--53150131-2937-23L2Game Log
Kansas City Royals6552.5561.550146632-2933-23W1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6357.5255.057656328-3335-24W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5859.4968.550451827-3231-27L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5664.46712.053161222-3334-31L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5366.44514.551759219-3834-28L4Game Log
Texas Rangers4474.37323.044356319-4125-33W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets7246.610--49442631-2641-20L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7146.6070.554343032-2839-18W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6753.5586.044943531-2836-25L3Game Log
Chicago Cubs5859.49613.546448926-3332-26W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5464.45818.050148522-3632-28L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates3680.31035.037151212-4424-36L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers7146.607--46240933-2538-21W2Game Log
San Diego Padres6455.5388.048243530-3034-25W2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6255.5309.048248733-2929-26W1Game Log
Houston Astros5563.46616.549250425-3530-28L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5067.42721.047252824-3426-33L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants4672.39025.537945117-4229-30W1Game Log

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