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Friday, August 5,1983

Friday, August 5,1983

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Chicago White Sox 4 Baltimore Orioles 5 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Boddicker Dennis Lamp -- 39,544 3:16
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Texas Rangers 2 Cleveland Indians 0 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Smithson Lary Sorensen Odell Jones 10,303 2:29
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Boston Red Sox 5 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Bruce Hurst Mike Armstrong Bob Stanley 34,599 2:35
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Toronto Blue Jays 0 Milwaukee Brewers 7 box | pbp County Stadium Moose Haas Jim Gott -- 29,559 2:21
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Oakland Athletics 3 Minnesota Twins 2 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Gorman Heimueller Jack O'Connor Dave Beard 8,203 2:21
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Detroit Tigers 3 New York Yankees 12 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Dave Righetti Dave Rozema -- 31,217 2:33
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 California Angels 1 Seattle Mariners 3 box | pbp Kingdome Bob Stoddard Geoff Zahn Bill Caudill 7,313 2:31
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 New York Mets 9 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Jesse Orosco Mike Proly -- 21,163 3:02
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Atlanta Braves 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Fernando Valenzuela Craig McMurtry -- 50,039 2:24
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Montreal Expos 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bill Gullickson Jose DeLeon -- 33,089 3:00
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Cincinnati Reds 4 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Ted Power Elias Sosa Bill Scherrer 11,319 2:45
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Houston Astros 1 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Bill Laskey Bob Knepper -- 6,212 2:28
1983 reg season 1983-08-05 Philadelphia Phillies 10 St. Louis Cardinals 7 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Denny John Stuper Ron Reed 32,903 2:44
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1983 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 104 62 42 .596 0.0 514 428 86 W3 28-24 34-18 1 1 2 Yes Won World Series (Phillies)
1983 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 106 61 45 .575 2.0 518 441 77 L2 28-25 33-20 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1983 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 106 60 46 .566 3.0 516 454 62 L2 27-23 33-23 3 3 4 Yes dnq
1983 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 105 59 46 .562 3.5 535 485 50 W1 24-27 35-19 4 4 5 Yes dnq
1983 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 105 58 47 .552 4.5 496 470 26 W2 25-29 33-18 5 5 7 -- dnq
1983 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 106 54 52 .509 9.0 514 539 -25 W1 32-22 22-30 6 7 11 -- dnq
1983 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 107 44 63 .411 19.5 465 521 -56 L3 20-33 24-30 7 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1983 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 106 56 50 .528 0.0 530 473 57 L1 22-28 34-22 1 6 8 Yes Lost ALCS (Orioles)
1983 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 104 51 53 .490 4.0 448 500 -52 L1 23-32 27-22 2 8 16 -- dnq
1983 AL West California Angels franchise | log 109 52 57 .477 5.5 514 532 -18 L2 26-29 26-28 3 9 18 -- dnq
1983 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 107 51 56 .477 5.5 461 427 34 W2 22-33 29-23 4 10 19 -- dnq
1983 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 110 51 59 .464 7.0 493 549 -56 W1 24-36 27-23 5 11 20 -- dnq
1983 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 110 45 65 .409 13.0 516 578 -62 L1 19-32 26-33 6 13 24 -- dnq
1983 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 109 43 66 .394 14.5 374 497 -123 W2 21-33 22-33 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1983 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 105 55 50 .524 0.0 440 415 25 W2 24-30 30-21 1 3 9 Yes Lost World Series (Orioles)
1983 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 107 56 51 .523 0.0 437 458 -21 L2 29-25 27-26 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1983 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 107 54 53 .505 2.0 438 429 9 W2 26-30 28-23 3 6 12 -- dnq
1983 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 107 53 54 .495 3.0 475 480 -5 L5 26-29 27-25 4 7 14 -- dnq
1983 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 108 50 58 .463 6.5 461 444 17 L1 21-37 29-21 5 10 21 -- dnq
1983 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 108 43 65 .398 13.5 371 452 -81 W1 15-38 27-28 6 12 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1983 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 110 67 43 .609 0.0 538 411 127 L1 31-26 36-17 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1983 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 60 47 .561 5.5 430 400 30 W1 28-23 32-24 2 2 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Phillies)
1983 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 107 54 53 .505 11.5 423 441 -18 L2 24-28 30-25 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1983 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 108 53 55 .491 13.0 425 416 9 L1 21-28 32-27 4 8 15 -- dnq
1983 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 109 52 57 .477 14.5 454 476 -22 W1 22-29 31-27 5 9 17 -- dnq
1983 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 109 49 60 .450 17.5 402 472 -70 W2 26-30 23-30 6 11 22 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Vida Blue -- Hist Released by Royals
Bill Fahey -- Hist Released by Tigers
Bobby Moore Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed to minor league contract
Gary Lavelle San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
Willie Randolph New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)