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Saturday April 20,1985This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1985-04-20

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Seattle Mariners3California Angels2BoxMark LangstonMike WittEd Vande Berg
Boston Red Sox12Chicago White Sox8BoxSteve CrawfordGene NelsonBob Stanley
Kansas City Royals3Detroit Tigers4BoxGuillermo HernandezDan Quisenberry(none)
Texas Rangers5Milwaukee Brewers1BoxDickie NolesMoose Haas(none)
Cleveland Indians2New York Yankees5BoxPhil NiekroJose RomanDave Righetti
Minnesota Twins2Oakland Athletics6BoxBill KruegerMike Smithson(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Toronto Blue Jays3BoxRon MusselmanTippy MartinezGary Lavelle
Houston Astros8Atlanta Braves1BoxJoe NiekroPascual PerezFrank DiPino
San Francisco Giants1Cincinnati Reds2BoxMario SotoFrank Williams(none)
Chicago Cubs0Montreal Expos4BoxBill GullicksonSteve TroutJeff Reardon
New York Mets6Philadelphia Phillies7BoxJohn DennyEd LynchLarry Andersen
Los Angeles Dodgers3San Diego Padres4BoxRich GossageKen Howell(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxDanny CoxLee TunnellNeil Allen

Standings as of 1985-04-20

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Detroit Tigers972.778--403282-05-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1527775.507
225Toronto Blue Jays1174.6361.04042-23-34-1W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1509258.613
4610New York Yankees954.5562.03343-102-33-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I1529260.605
3511Milwaukee Brewers954.5562.04028124-11-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1526686.434
5813Boston Red Sox1165.5452.0655782-34-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1517576.497
6916Baltimore Orioles1055.5002.5504641-44-1L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1517873.517
71223Cleveland Indians1037.3004.54352-91-42-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1525795.375
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
144Oakland Athletics1174.636--7157140-37-1W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1517081.464
236Seattle Mariners1174.636--595721-46-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome1516784.444
3712California Angels1165.5451.05154-34-22-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1518467.556
41018Chicago White Sox945.4442.04649-33-41-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1538172.529
51120Kansas City Royals1046.4002.5302551-13-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1528765.572
61324Texas Rangers1037.3003.53649-133-40-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1515992.391
71426Minnesota Twins1129.1825.03952-132-60-3L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1517576.497
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets1082.800--3525103-25-0L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1529062.592
223Chicago Cubs1073.7001.0302640-27-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1517081.464
358Montreal Expos1064.6002.0342954-42-0W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1517873.517
4919St. Louis Cardinals1046.4004.0403911-43-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1529755.638
51021Pittsburgh Pirates1037.3005.03445-110-43-3L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1515497.358
61225Philadelphia Phillies1028.2006.02542-171-51-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1527379.480
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137Cincinnati Reds1174.636--332853-34-1W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1508268.547
249San Diego Padres1064.6000.54431132-34-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1527775.507
4715Los Angeles Dodgers1266.5001.53546-113-33-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1508961.593
3614Atlanta Braves1055.5001.54546-12-03-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1526191.401
5817Houston Astros1156.4552.0473982-33-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1517873.517
61122San Francisco Giants1037.3003.52632-62-61-1L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park1525993.388


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Al HollandP32.247Traded by Phillies with Frankie Griffin to Pirates for Kent Tekulve. 
Kent TekulveP38.046Traded by Pirates to Phillies for Frankie Griffin and Al Holland.