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Baseball on Tuesday, September 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
Milwaukee Brewers0Baltimore Orioles6BoxKen Dixon (8-3)Teddy Higuera (13-7)BAL  G Roenicke (13)Mike Young (12.0)
Toronto Blue Jays5Boston Red Sox6BoxOil Can Boyd (14-11)Dave Stieb (13-11)BOS  T Armas (22)  TOR  J Barfield (24), G Iorg (6)Tony Armas (27.5)
California Angels2Chicago White Sox5BoxBritt Burns (18-8)Mike Witt (13-8)CAL  B Downing (19)  CHA  H Baines (19)Harold Baines (22.0)
Oakland Athletics8Cleveland Indians15BoxCurt Wardle (8-7)Tim Birtsas (10-6)CLE  J Carter 2 (14), C Castillo (9)Julio Franco (29.7)
New York Yankees1Detroit Tigers9BoxDan Petry (15-11)Ron Guidry (19-6)DET  D Evans 2 (33), K Gibson (26), N Simmons (10), L Whitaker (20)  NYA  D Mattingly (29)Nelson Simmons (18.4)
Seattle Mariners7Kansas City Royals0BoxMatt Young (12-15)Steve Farr (2-1)SEA  P Bradley (20)Phil Bradley (32.1)
Texas Rangers2Minnesota Twins7BoxFrank Viola (15-14)Dave J. Schmidt (5-5)MIN  T Brunansky (26)  TEX  P O'Brien (18)Greg Gagne (15.4)
Houston Astros10Atlanta Braves6BoxFrank DiPino (3-6)Zane Smith (7-10)ATL  G Perry (3), C Washington (13)  HOU  G Davis (16)Claudell Washington (17.7)
San Francisco Giants1Cincinnati Reds6BoxAndy McGaffigan (2-3)Dave LaPoint (7-14)CIN  N Esasky (17)Dave Concepcion (15.2)
Chicago Cubs3Montreal Expos0BoxDennis Eckersley (9-6)Floyd Youmans (3-3)CHN  J Davis (14)Jody Davis (36.6)
Philadelphia Phillies5New York Mets1BoxShane Rawley (12-7)Ed Lynch (10-8)PHI  O Virgil (19)Ozzie Virgil (24.7)
St. Louis Cardinals10Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJoaquin Andujar (21-9)Bob Kipper (0-2)SLN  C Cedeno (8), W McGee (10), O Smith (5)Ozzie Smith (34.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers7San Diego Padres1BoxOrel Hershiser (16-3)Andy Hawkins (17-7)LAN  G Brock (21)Mike Scioscia (11.9)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Toronto Blue Jays9153.632--69952442-3249-21L1Game Log
New York Yankees8658.5975.076560335-3851-20L5Game Log
Baltimore Orioles7766.53813.574766437-3640-30W2Game Log
Detroit Tigers7470.51417.064762736-3538-35W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox7373.50019.071165132-4140-33W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6380.44127.563171825-4438-36L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5493.36738.564077120-5234-41W2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Kansas City Royals8262.569--62556739-3543-27L2Game Log
California Angels8064.5562.064162335-3645-28L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox7470.5148.063562434-3840-32W2Game Log
Oakland Athletics7075.48312.566869930-4340-32L2Game Log
Seattle Mariners6876.47214.064971629-3839-38W2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6779.45916.063472426-4641-33W4Game Log
Texas Rangers5292.36130.054172224-5328-39L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
St. Louis Cardinals8955.618--67051045-3144-24W6Game Log
New York Mets8757.6042.060750940-3147-26L1Game Log
Montreal Expos7767.53512.054153636-3541-32L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies7072.49318.060356132-4138-31W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs6876.47221.057763232-4135-36W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4795.33141.046760714-5233-43L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers8559.590--59151243-3242-27W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds7767.5358.058159235-3442-33W3Game Log
Houston Astros7470.51411.062361733-3841-32W7Game Log
San Diego Padres7272.50013.055153935-3937-33L1Game Log
Atlanta Braves6084.41725.057468029-3931-45L2Game Log
San Francisco Giants5688.38929.048657623-5233-36L3Game Log

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