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Thursday, August 7,1986

Thursday, August 7,1986

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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 1986-08-07 Texas Rangers 9 Baltimore Orioles 8 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Jeff Russell Brad Havens Dale Mohorcic 23,099 3:12
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Seattle Mariners 3 California Angels 4 box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Donnie Moore Pete Ladd -- 27,970 3:41
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Cleveland Indians 1 Detroit Tigers 15 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jack Morris Phil Niekro -- 0 2:18
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Cleveland Indians 2 Detroit Tigers 6 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mark Thurmond Ken Schrom Bill Campbell 23,708 2:46
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Milwaukee Brewers 10 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tim Leary Joe Niekro John Henry Johnson 18,121 2:53
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Kansas City Royals 4 Toronto Blue Jays 5 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Mark Eichhorn Steve Farr Tom Henke 34,285 2:40
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 New York Mets 12 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Aguilera Scott Sanderson -- 28,725 2:55
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Montreal Expos 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Andy McGaffigan Don Robinson Bob McClure 8,239 2:46
1986 reg season 1986-08-07 Philadelphia Phillies 5 St. Louis Cardinals 6 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Tudor Kevin Gross Todd Worrell 23,171 2:49
9 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 106 62 44 .585 0.0 487 458 29 W1 29-22 33-22 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1986 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 108 59 49 .546 4.0 516 472 44 L2 30-25 29-24 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 109 59 50 .541 4.5 539 483 56 W4 26-31 33-19 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1986 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 110 59 51 .536 5.0 571 534 37 L1 32-23 27-28 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 110 58 52 .527 6.0 578 534 44 W2 29-23 29-29 5 6 8 -- dnq
1986 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 108 55 53 .509 8.0 531 565 -34 L5 24-29 31-24 6 8 12 -- dnq
1986 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 107 53 54 .495 9.5 465 458 7 W1 25-28 28-26 7 9 14 -- 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 108 58 50 .537 0.0 533 483 50 W1 31-27 27-23 1 4 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
1986 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 109 57 52 .523 1.5 514 517 -3 W2 25-30 32-22 2 7 9 -- dnq
1986 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 106 48 58 .453 9.0 461 496 -35 L1 21-30 27-28 3 10 20 -- dnq
1986 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 108 48 60 .444 10.0 431 465 -34 L2 21-35 27-25 4 11 21 -- dnq
1986 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 107 47 60 .439 10.5 512 575 -63 W1 19-31 28-29 5 12 22 -- dnq
1986 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 110 48 62 .436 11.0 525 586 -61 L3 19-35 29-27 6 13 23 -- dnq
1986 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 110 47 63 .427 12.0 491 528 -37 W2 20-38 27-25 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
1986 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 106 72 34 .679 0.0 527 372 155 W3 35-18 37-16 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Red Sox)
1986 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 104 54 50 .519 17.0 437 463 -26 W4 32-27 22-23 2 3 10 Yes dnq
1986 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 20.0 494 504 -10 L4 24-32 28-22 3 6 15 -- dnq
1986 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 106 51 55 .481 21.0 392 401 -9 W4 23-27 28-28 4 7 16 -- dnq
1986 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 107 46 61 .430 26.5 463 530 -67 L3 18-36 28-25 5 11 24 -- dnq
1986 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 105 43 62 .410 28.5 441 452 -11 L4 21-25 22-37 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
1986 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 108 60 48 .556 0.0 424 384 40 L1 28-27 32-21 1 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1986 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 108 56 52 .519 4.0 473 426 47 W1 24-28 32-24 2 4 11 Yes dnq
1986 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 54 53 .505 5.5 435 441 -6 W1 17-30 37-23 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1986 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 107 51 56 .477 8.5 416 447 -31 L3 19-29 32-27 4 8 17 -- dnq
1986 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 107 50 57 .467 9.5 419 461 -42 W4 26-33 24-24 5 9 18 -- dnq
1986 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 105 49 56 .467 9.5 440 480 -40 L1 28-31 21-25 6 10 19 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • 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
Steve Carlton -- Hist Released by Giants
George Foster -- Hist Released by Mets
Eddie Murray Baltimore Orioles Hist Activated from Disabled List
Cliff Johnson Toronto Blue Jays Hist Activated from Disabled List
Mike Krukow San Francisco Giants Hist Activated from Disabled List
5 record(s)