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Tuesday, September 17,1985

Tuesday, September 17,1985

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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 1985-09-17 Milwaukee Brewers 0 Baltimore Orioles 6 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Ken Dixon Teddy Higuera -- 22,889 2:24
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Toronto Blue Jays 5 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Oil Can Boyd Dave Stieb Steve Crawford 17,274 2:53
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 California Angels 2 Chicago White Sox 5 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Britt Burns Mike Witt Bob James 12,091 2:49
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Oakland Athletics 8 Cleveland Indians 15 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Curt Wardle Tim Birtsas Bryan Clark 3,262 2:57
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 New York Yankees 1 Detroit Tigers 9 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Dan Petry Ron Guidry -- 20,213 2:21
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Seattle Mariners 7 Kansas City Royals 0 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Matt Young Steve Farr -- 17,770 2:36
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Texas Rangers 2 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Viola Dave J. Schmidt -- 8,149 2:23
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Houston Astros 10 Atlanta Braves 6 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Frank DiPino Zane Smith -- 2,484 2:53
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 San Francisco Giants 1 Cincinnati Reds 6 box | pbp Cinergy Field Andy McGaffigan Dave LaPoint -- 11,521 2:21
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Chicago Cubs 3 Montreal Expos 0 box | pbp Stade Olympique Dennis Eckersley Floyd Youmans Lee Smith 12,095 2:23
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Philadelphia Phillies 5 New York Mets 1 box | pbp Shea Stadium Shane Rawley Ed Lynch -- 22,440 2:16
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 St. Louis Cardinals 10 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Joaquin Andujar Bob Kipper -- 3,924 2:56
1985 reg season 1985-09-17 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Orel Hershiser Andy Hawkins -- 20,798 2:25
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
1985 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 144 91 53 .632 0.0 699 524 175 L1 42-32 49-21 1 1 1 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1985 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 144 86 58 .597 5.0 765 603 162 L5 35-38 51-20 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1985 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 143 77 66 .538 13.5 747 664 83 W2 37-36 40-30 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1985 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 144 74 70 .514 17.0 647 627 20 W1 36-35 38-35 4 6 12 -- dnq
1985 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 146 73 73 .500 19.0 711 651 60 W1 32-41 40-33 5 8 14 -- dnq
1985 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 143 63 80 .441 27.5 631 718 -87 L1 25-44 38-36 6 12 21 -- dnq
1985 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 147 54 93 .367 38.5 640 771 -131 W2 20-52 34-41 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 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 144 82 62 .569 0.0 625 567 58 L2 39-35 43-27 1 3 6 Yes Won World Series (Cardinals)
1985 AL West California Angels franchise | log 144 80 64 .556 2.0 641 623 18 L1 35-36 45-28 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1985 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 144 74 70 .514 8.0 635 624 11 W2 34-38 40-32 3 7 13 -- dnq
1985 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 145 70 75 .483 12.5 668 699 -31 L2 30-43 40-32 4 9 17 -- dnq
1985 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 144 68 76 .472 14.0 649 716 -67 W2 29-38 39-38 5 10 19 -- dnq
1985 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 146 67 79 .459 16.0 634 724 -90 W4 26-46 41-33 6 11 20 -- dnq
1985 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 144 52 92 .361 30.0 541 722 -181 L3 24-53 28-39 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 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 144 89 55 .618 0.0 670 510 160 W6 45-31 44-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Cardinals)
1985 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 144 87 57 .604 2.0 607 509 98 L1 40-31 47-26 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1985 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 144 77 67 .535 12.0 541 536 5 L1 36-35 41-32 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1985 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 142 70 72 .493 18.0 603 561 42 W1 32-41 38-31 4 8 16 -- dnq
1985 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 144 68 76 .472 21.0 577 632 -55 W1 32-41 35-36 5 9 18 -- dnq
1985 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 142 47 95 .331 41.0 467 607 -140 L3 14-52 33-43 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 144 85 59 .590 0.0 591 512 79 W1 43-32 42-27 1 3 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1985 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 144 77 67 .535 8.0 581 592 -11 W3 35-34 42-33 2 4 10 Yes dnq
1985 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 144 74 70 .514 11.0 623 617 6 W7 33-38 41-32 3 6 11 -- dnq
1985 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 144 72 72 .500 13.0 551 539 12 L1 35-39 37-33 4 7 15 -- dnq
1985 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 144 60 84 .417 25.0 574 680 -106 L2 29-39 31-45 5 10 22 -- dnq
1985 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 144 56 88 .389 29.0 486 576 -90 L3 23-52 33-36 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Rich Yett Cleveland Indians Active Traded from Twins to Indians to complete an earlier trade
Mike Brewer Kansas City Royals Hist Returned to Kansas City Royals
Francisco Cabrera Toronto Blue Jays Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Steve Howe -- Hist Released by Twins
Rich Yett Cleveland Indians Hist Traded from Minnesota Twins with Curt Wardle, Jay Bell and Jim Weaver to Cleveland Indians for Bert Blyleven (8/1/1985)
5 record(s)