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Tuesday, August 26,1986

Tuesday, August 26,1986

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Games on this date
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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 1986-08-26 Kansas City Royals 6 Chicago White Sox 1 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Charlie Leibrandt Richard Dotson -- 11,806 2:37
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Toronto Blue Jays 6 Cleveland Indians 6 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium -- 5,400 2:33
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Oakland Athletics 7 Detroit Tigers 8 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Mark Thurmond Dave Von Ohlen Guillermo Hernandez 15,778 2:47
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Minnesota Twins 5 Milwaukee Brewers 6 box | pbp County Stadium Mark Clear Keith Atherton -- 10,048 3:37
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 California Angels 2 New York Yankees 0 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Mike Witt Doug Drabek -- 28,060 2:20
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Baltimore Orioles 2 Seattle Mariners 5 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Moore Ken Dixon Matt Young 8,111 2:36
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Boston Red Sox 8 Texas Rangers 1 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Oil Can Boyd Mike Loynd -- 29,011 2:37
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Chicago Cubs 5 Houston Astros 3 box | pbp Astrodome Ed Lynch Danny Darwin Lee Smith 22,579 2:33
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Philadelphia Phillies 6 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Kevin Gross Ed Vande Berg -- 30,979 2:56
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Cincinnati Reds 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium John Franco Ray Krawczyk -- 7,022 2:44
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 New York Mets 11 San Diego Padres 6 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Sid Fernandez Dave Dravecky -- 15,992 2:51
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Montreal Expos 0 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Scott Garrelts Bert Roberge -- 9,951 3:18
1986 reg season 1986-08-26 Atlanta Braves 1 St. Louis Cardinals 7 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Greg Mathews Jim Acker -- 19,300 2:28
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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.
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 126 74 52 .587 0.0 612 548 64 W1 39-29 35-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1986 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 126 67 59 .532 7.0 623 602 21 L4 33-25 34-34 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 126 67 59 .532 7.0 671 601 70 L1 33-29 34-30 3 3 6 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 128 68 60 .531 7.0 639 573 66 W1 27-33 41-27 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 123 64 59 .520 8.5 570 539 31 L2 31-29 33-30 5 7 9 -- dnq
1986 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 126 65 61 .516 9.0 615 664 -49 L1 27-32 37-30 6 8 10 -- dnq
1986 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 124 63 61 .508 10.0 539 541 -2 W3 30-32 33-29 7 9 11 -- 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 126 70 56 .556 0.0 607 540 67 W3 36-31 34-25 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
1986 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 126 66 60 .524 4.0 601 608 -7 L1 26-35 40-25 2 6 8 -- dnq
1986 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 126 58 68 .460 12.0 510 536 -26 W2 25-39 33-29 3 10 20 -- dnq
1986 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 126 56 70 .444 14.0 564 594 -30 L1 24-43 32-27 4 11 21 -- dnq
1986 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 126 55 71 .437 15.0 576 662 -86 W2 22-43 33-28 5 12 22 -- dnq
1986 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 124 53 71 .427 16.0 524 574 -50 L5 25-39 28-32 6 13 24 -- dnq
1986 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 125 53 72 .424 16.5 588 657 -69 L3 23-39 30-33 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 126 84 42 .667 0.0 621 457 164 W2 45-22 39-20 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Red Sox)
1986 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 126 64 62 .508 20.0 575 576 -1 W1 30-37 34-25 2 5 12 Yes dnq
1986 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 123 61 62 .496 21.5 503 542 -39 L1 34-33 27-29 3 6 15 -- dnq
1986 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 126 62 64 .492 22.0 467 482 -15 W1 29-33 33-31 4 7 16 -- dnq
1986 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 126 54 72 .429 30.0 525 612 -87 W1 21-40 33-32 5 11 23 -- dnq
1986 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 125 51 74 .408 32.5 531 538 -7 L2 25-33 26-41 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 126 71 55 .563 0.0 489 437 52 L1 33-31 38-24 1 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1986 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 126 64 62 .508 7.0 537 554 -17 W4 32-32 32-30 2 4 13 Yes dnq
1986 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 126 64 62 .508 7.0 551 491 60 W1 28-31 36-31 3 3 14 Yes dnq
1986 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 126 61 65 .484 10.0 494 517 -23 L1 21-37 40-28 4 8 17 -- dnq
1986 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 125 59 66 .472 11.5 505 548 -43 L1 30-37 29-29 5 9 18 -- dnq
1986 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 127 59 68 .465 12.5 501 545 -44 L3 23-37 36-31 6 10 19 -- dnq
26 record(s)