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Tuesday May 7,1985This 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 1985-05-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels4Boston Red Sox6BoxRoger ClemensKirk McCaskillBob Stanley
Chicago White Sox7Cleveland Indians4BoxFloyd BannisterBert BlylevenBob James
Baltimore Orioles4Kansas City Royals2BoxKen DixonBret SaberhagenSammy Stewart
Seattle Mariners2Milwaukee Brewers5BoxMoose HaasJim Beattie(none)
New York Yankees6Minnesota Twins8BoxFrank ViolaEd Whitson(none)
Detroit Tigers10Texas Rangers1BoxJack MorrisDickie Noles(none)
Oakland Athletics1Toronto Blue Jays10BoxDave StiebDon Sutton(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2Chicago Cubs4BoxDick RuthvenTom BrennanLee Smith
Houston Astros3Montreal Expos1BoxBob KnepperDavid PalmerBill Dawley
Atlanta Braves3New York Mets5BoxRon DarlingZane Smith(none)
Cincinnati Reds2Philadelphia Phillies0BoxMario SotoKevin GrossTed Power
San Francisco Giants5Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxJim GottLee TunnellScott Garrelts
San Diego Padres12St. Louis Cardinals2BoxDave DraveckyBob Forsch(none)

Standings as of 1985-05-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Baltimore Orioles24168.667--132107257-69-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1376770.489
235Toronto Blue Jays261610.6151.0110991110-66-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1358352.615
346Detroit Tigers23149.6091.5999457-37-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1387068.507
4713Boston Red Sox261313.5004.012512327-96-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1366868.500
51018Milwaukee Brewers251114.4405.510392118-73-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1366076.441
61120New York Yankees231013.4355.595101-63-97-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I1388751.630
71324Cleveland Indians251015.4006.5105119-144-96-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1375087.365
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124California Angels271710.630--130115158-39-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1357362.541
258Minnesota Twins251411.5602.0141112295-69-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1376374.460
3612Chicago White Sox221111.5003.510210025-86-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1407466.529
4816Kansas City Royals241113.4584.57685-96-65-7L5T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1388058.580
5917Seattle Mariners271215.4445.0112134-221-911-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome1356273.459
61222Oakland Athletics271116.4076.0134154-202-99-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1356669.489
71426Texas Rangers24816.3337.590119-295-63-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1375483.394
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs24168.667--9573224-512-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1376176.445
223New York Mets23158.6520.59195-46-69-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1398356.597
337Montreal Expos251510.6001.5999547-78-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1366967.507
4919St. Louis Cardinals251114.4405.510610421-810-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1379047.657
51021Philadelphia Phillies241014.4176.0958962-78-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1386573.471
61225Pittsburgh Pirates24816.3338.090107-171-77-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hardy PetersonThree Rivers Stadium1374988.358
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
2510San Diego Padres251312.520--1019297-96-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1377067.511
149Houston Astros251312.520--988996-67-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1377067.511
3611Los Angeles Dodgers271413.519--7699-239-85-5L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1358154.600
4714Cincinnati Reds251213.4801.09497-36-86-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1367759.566
5815Atlanta Braves241113.4581.510810627-54-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1385583.399
61123San Francisco Giants251015.4003.07582-75-115-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park1375285.380


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike JeffcoatP25.278Traded by Indians with Luis Quinones to Giants for Johnnie LeMaster. 
Johnnie LeMasterSS30.322Traded by Giants to Indians for Luis Quinones and Mike Jeffcoat. 
Dale MurrayP35.094Signed as Free Agent by Rangers. 
Luis Quinones3B-2B23.009Traded by Indians with Mike Jeffcoat to Giants for Johnnie LeMaster.