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Wednesday, August 8,1984

Wednesday, August 8,1984

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Detroit Tigers 0 Boston Red Sox 8 box | pbp Fenway Park Oil Can Boyd Glenn Abbott -- 32,563 2:28
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Baltimore Orioles 7 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Mike Boddicker Steve Comer Tippy Martinez 5,401 2:45
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Milwaukee Brewers 3 Kansas City Royals 2 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Don Sutton Buddy Black Rick Waits 21,926 2:31
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Chicago White Sox 5 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Floyd Bannister Phil Niekro Ron Reed 22,659 2:47
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Minnesota Twins 0 Oakland Athletics 5 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Ray Burris John Butcher Bill Caudill 14,733 2:14
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 California Angels 2 Seattle Mariners 7 box | pbp Kingdome Mark Langston Mike Witt Ed Nunez 7,756 2:49
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Toronto Blue Jays 7 Texas Rangers 2 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Jim Clancy Danny Darwin -- 9,696 2:28
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 Atlanta Braves 1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Bob Welch Tony Brizzolara -- 24,047 2:38
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 New York Mets 6 Chicago Cubs 7 box | pbp Wrigley Field Lee Smith Wes Gardner Tim Stoddard 37,292 3:10
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 San Diego Padres 2 Cincinnati Reds 4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mario Soto Rich Gossage -- 11,222 2:28
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 San Francisco Giants 6 Houston Astros 7 box | pbp Astrodome Bill Dawley Mark Calvert -- 8,020 3:45
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Philadelphia Phillies 1 Montreal Expos 3 box | pbp Stade Olympique Bill Gullickson Jerry Koosman Jeff Reardon 25,244 2:05
1984 reg season 1984-08-08 Pittsburgh Pirates 6 St. Louis Cardinals 4 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Candelaria Ricky Horton Lee Tunnell 18,325 2:12
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
1984 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 115 74 41 .643 0.0 575 464 111 L1 36-19 38-22 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Padres)
1984 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 112 64 48 .571 8.5 527 451 76 W1 27-30 37-18 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1984 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 112 60 52 .536 12.5 453 441 12 W1 28-26 32-26 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1984 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 112 59 53 .527 13.5 544 508 36 W1 29-26 30-27 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1984 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 111 57 54 .514 15.0 497 470 27 L1 20-33 37-21 5 7 11 -- dnq
1984 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 114 48 66 .421 25.5 427 505 -78 W1 20-35 28-31 6 13 24 -- dnq
1984 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 112 47 65 .420 25.5 489 522 -33 L1 24-36 22-30 7 14 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
1984 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 111 58 53 .523 0.0 476 440 36 L1 23-30 35-23 1 5 9 Yes dnq
1984 AL West California Angels franchise | log 112 58 54 .518 0.5 469 452 17 L1 34-23 24-31 2 6 10 -- dnq
1984 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 112 57 55 .509 1.5 468 485 -17 W1 23-34 34-21 3 8 13 -- dnq
1984 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 112 55 57 .491 3.5 451 478 -27 L1 28-30 27-27 4 9 16 -- Lost ALCS (Tigers)
1984 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 115 53 62 .461 7.0 512 534 -22 W1 19-36 34-26 5 10 19 -- dnq
1984 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 115 51 64 .443 9.0 489 557 -68 W1 23-38 28-26 6 11 20 -- dnq
1984 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 113 48 65 .425 11.0 431 501 -70 L1 25-34 23-31 7 12 22 -- 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
1984 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 68 45 .602 0.0 548 473 75 W6 30-24 38-21 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Padres)
1984 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 110 62 48 .564 4.5 429 452 -23 L4 33-25 29-23 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1984 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 112 60 52 .536 7.5 496 463 33 L2 35-24 25-28 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1984 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 113 56 57 .496 12.0 429 444 -15 L1 27-27 29-30 4 6 14 -- dnq
1984 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 112 54 58 .482 13.5 402 410 -8 W2 28-32 26-26 5 8 17 -- dnq
1984 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 114 49 65 .430 19.5 417 401 16 W1 19-36 30-29 6 10 21 -- 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
1984 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 112 67 45 .598 0.0 494 420 74 L2 28-22 39-23 1 2 3 Yes Lost World Series (Tigers)
1984 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 113 58 55 .513 9.5 468 461 7 L2 32-26 26-29 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1984 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 114 56 58 .491 12.0 399 422 -23 W2 26-29 30-29 3 7 15 -- dnq
1984 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 114 53 61 .465 15.0 464 438 26 W1 23-33 30-28 4 9 18 -- dnq
1984 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 113 48 65 .425 19.5 419 520 -101 W2 22-38 26-27 5 11 23 -- dnq
1984 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 110 44 66 .400 22.0 474 535 -61 L1 21-35 23-31 6 12 26 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Jim Kern Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1984-1984 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Tom Veryzer Chicago Cubs Hist Activated from Disabled List
Tom Burgmeier Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
Dave Lopes Oakland Athletics Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)