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Saturday, August 2,1986

Saturday, August 2,1986

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Kansas City Royals 13 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Mark Gubicza Tom Seaver Buddy Black 34,941 3:05
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Detroit Tigers 3 Chicago White Sox 5 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Floyd Bannister Jack Morris -- 33,597 2:35
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 New York Yankees 5 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Dickie Noles Dave Righetti -- 42,201 3:47
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Texas Rangers 8 Milwaukee Brewers 9 box | pbp County Stadium Dan Plesac Mitch Williams Mark Clear 22,423 3:12
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Oakland Athletics 0 Minnesota Twins 8 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Mike Smithson Joaquin Andujar -- 29,311 2:44
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 California Angels 3 Seattle Mariners 7 box | pbp Kingdome Mark Huismann Kirk McCaskill -- 16,447 2:49
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Baltimore Orioles 5 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Scott McGregor Jim Clancy Don Aase 41,091 2:33
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Cincinnati Reds 1 Los Angeles Dodgers 7 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Tom Niedenfuer Ron Robinson -- 42,095 2:12
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Montreal Expos 1 New York Mets 4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Rick Aguilera Bob Sebra Jesse Orosco 43,069 2:35
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Chicago Cubs 2 Philadelphia Phillies 12 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Kevin Gross Scott Sanderson -- 22,062 2:28
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 St. Louis Cardinals 7 Pittsburgh Pirates 3 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Tudor Larry McWilliams -- 14,233 3:00
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Houston Astros 5 San Diego Padres 4 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Mike Scott Eric Show Dave Smith 28,612 2:40
1986 reg season 1986-08-02 Atlanta Braves 5 San Francisco Giants 7 box | pbp Candlestick Park Frank Williams Doyle Alexander Juan Berenguer 20,290 2:52
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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
1986 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 102 60 42 .588 0.0 472 451 21 L1 29-22 31-20 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1986 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 103 57 46 .553 3.5 472 440 32 W2 29-24 28-22 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1986 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 105 57 48 .543 4.5 547 506 41 L1 31-23 26-25 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 103 55 48 .534 5.5 506 515 -9 W1 24-25 31-23 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 104 55 49 .529 6.0 500 456 44 L1 26-30 29-19 5 6 8 -- dnq
1986 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 105 55 50 .524 6.5 551 506 45 L2 29-23 26-27 6 7 10 -- dnq
1986 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 102 50 52 .490 10.0 439 439 0 W1 22-27 28-25 7 9 15 -- 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
1986 AL West California Angels franchise | log 103 56 47 .544 0.0 506 462 44 L1 30-24 26-23 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
1986 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 105 54 51 .514 3.0 483 483 0 L1 22-29 32-22 2 8 11 -- dnq
1986 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 104 47 57 .452 9.5 416 441 -25 W1 20-32 27-25 3 10 19 -- dnq
1986 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 102 45 57 .441 10.5 447 485 -38 W1 19-29 26-28 4 11 21 -- dnq
1986 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 105 46 59 .438 11.0 498 554 -56 W1 19-34 27-25 5 12 22 -- dnq
1986 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 103 45 58 .437 11.0 496 550 -54 W2 19-31 26-27 6 13 23 -- dnq
1986 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 106 44 62 .415 13.5 461 506 -45 L4 17-37 27-25 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
1986 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 100 68 32 .680 0.0 490 342 148 W2 32-16 36-16 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Red Sox)
1986 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 99 50 49 .505 17.5 418 449 -31 L2 28-26 22-23 2 4 12 Yes dnq
1986 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 101 51 50 .505 17.5 476 484 -8 W2 24-28 27-22 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1986 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 101 47 54 .465 21.5 374 386 -12 W1 23-26 24-28 4 8 17 -- dnq
1986 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 101 44 57 .436 24.5 434 491 -57 L2 18-35 26-22 5 11 24 -- dnq
1986 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 100 42 58 .420 26.0 428 436 -8 L1 21-25 21-33 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
1986 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 104 59 45 .567 0.0 406 363 43 W3 27-24 32-21 1 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1986 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 104 55 49 .529 4.0 462 408 54 W3 24-28 31-21 2 3 9 Yes dnq
1986 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 103 51 52 .495 7.5 417 423 -6 W6 17-30 34-22 3 6 14 -- dnq
1986 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 103 50 53 .485 8.5 406 435 -29 L2 19-29 31-24 4 7 16 -- dnq
1986 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 101 47 54 .465 10.5 425 469 -44 L5 26-29 21-25 5 9 18 -- dnq
1986 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 103 46 57 .447 12.5 404 454 -50 L4 22-33 24-24 6 10 20 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • 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
Eric Show San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
1 record(s)