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Thursday, August 29,1985

Thursday, August 29,1985

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Seattle Mariners 0 Baltimore Orioles 7 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Boddicker Bill Swift -- 18,915 2:25
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Texas Rangers 5 Chicago White Sox 6 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Dan Spillner Dave J. Schmidt -- 10,978 3:27
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Boston Red Sox 17 Cleveland Indians 2 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Bruce Hurst Ramon Romero -- 6,110 2:56
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Oakland Athletics 2 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Bill Scherrer Steve Mura -- 21,842 3:47
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 California Angels 0 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Phil Niekro Kirk McCaskill -- 32,169 2:43
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Atlanta Braves 9 Chicago Cubs 6 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Mahler Lary Sorensen Rick Camp 16,965 3:13
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Tom Browning Jose DeLeon -- 18,789 2:22
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Philadelphia Phillies 3 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Don Carman Rick Honeycutt -- 39,487 3:35
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 Montreal Expos 8 San Diego Padres 5 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Bert Roberge Gene Walter Jeff Reardon 16,749 2:38
1985 reg season 1985-08-29 New York Mets 3 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Scott Garrelts Terry Leach -- 6,065 3:32
10 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
1985 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 127 79 48 .622 0.0 614 460 154 L1 39-30 40-18 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1985 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 125 74 51 .592 4.0 655 505 150 W1 33-36 41-15 2 2 5 Yes dnq
1985 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 126 68 58 .540 10.5 554 525 29 W1 36-32 32-26 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1985 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 124 66 58 .532 11.5 656 584 72 W1 32-32 34-26 4 6 11 -- dnq
1985 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 126 60 66 .476 18.5 583 559 24 W1 26-37 33-30 5 9 16 -- dnq
1985 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 20.5 534 587 -53 L1 24-36 33-31 6 10 19 -- dnq
1985 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 127 46 81 .362 33.0 515 638 -123 L1 15-43 31-38 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
1985 AL West California Angels franchise | log 127 72 55 .567 0.0 560 547 13 L1 31-30 41-25 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1985 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 124 69 55 .556 1.5 544 494 50 W1 34-30 35-25 2 4 7 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1985 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 127 66 61 .520 6.0 602 588 14 L1 28-34 38-27 3 7 13 -- dnq
1985 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 126 63 63 .500 8.5 546 566 -20 W5 27-32 36-31 4 8 14 -- dnq
1985 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 127 58 69 .457 14.0 550 641 -91 L1 22-34 36-35 5 11 20 -- dnq
1985 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 124 56 68 .452 14.5 532 611 -79 W1 21-38 35-30 6 12 21 -- dnq
1985 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 126 46 80 .365 25.5 472 612 -140 L4 21-47 25-33 7 13 24 -- 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
1985 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 124 77 47 .621 0.0 578 446 132 L1 38-29 39-18 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Cardinals)
1985 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 126 75 51 .595 3.0 521 453 68 L3 31-27 44-24 2 3 4 Yes dnq
1985 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 127 70 57 .551 8.5 477 467 10 W1 32-28 38-29 3 4 8 Yes dnq
1985 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 125 61 64 .488 16.5 496 526 -30 L3 29-37 32-27 4 7 15 -- dnq
1985 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 125 59 66 .472 18.5 535 505 30 W1 23-36 36-30 5 8 17 -- dnq
1985 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 124 39 85 .315 38.0 403 548 -145 L4 12-48 27-37 6 12 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
1985 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 124 74 50 .597 0.0 483 431 52 L1 36-28 38-22 1 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1985 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 127 68 59 .535 7.5 510 463 47 L1 34-33 34-26 2 5 10 Yes dnq
1985 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 125 66 59 .528 8.5 508 516 -8 W2 33-30 33-29 3 6 12 -- dnq
1985 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 16.5 525 539 -14 W2 26-37 32-30 4 9 18 -- dnq
1985 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 54 71 .432 20.5 502 563 -61 W4 25-34 29-37 5 10 22 -- dnq
1985 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 125 50 75 .400 24.5 409 490 -81 W3 20-45 30-30 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
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  • 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
Mark Grace Chicago Cubs Hist Signed out of draft (San Diego State)
Matt Williams Texas Rangers Hist Traded from Toronto Blue Jays with Jeff Mays and Greg Ferlenda to Texas Rangers for Cliff Johnson (8/28/1985)
Cesar Cedeno St. Louis Cardinals Hist Traded from Cincinnati Reds to St. Louis Cardinals for Mark Jackson
Bob Buchanan Cincinnati Reds Hist Activated from Disabled List
Doug Corbett California Angels Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)