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Games on 1985-05-20

Top1985 Playoffs
LgVisiting TeamRHome TeamRLinksInnAttend.TimeVis StarterHome StarterWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherVis ManagerHome ManagerStadium
ALDetroit Tigers2California Angels7Boxscore - PBP930,5192:20Walt TerrellRon RomanickRon Romanick (5-1)Walt Terrell (4-1)-Sparky AndersonGene MauchAngel Stadium of
ALBoston Red Sox2Minnesota Twins5Boxscore - PBP919,5832:30Al NipperJohn ButcherJohn Butcher (4-2)Al Nipper (1-3)Curt Wardle (1)John McNamaraBilly GardnerHubert H. Humphre
ALKansas City Royals7Texas Rangers8Boxscore - PBP918,9452:49Charlie LeibrandtMike MasonDave J. Schmidt (2-2)Joe Beckwith (1-2)-Dick HowserBobby ValentineArlington Stadium
ALChicago White Sox1Toronto Blue Jays6Boxscore - PBP944,7152:12Tom SeaverJimmy KeyJimmy Key (3-2)Tom Seaver (4-2)-Tony LaRussaBobby CoxExhibition Stadiu
NLCincinnati Reds1Chicago Cubs6Boxscore - PBP921,2312:22Jay TibbsScott SandersonScott Sanderson (3-1)Jay Tibbs (3-6)-Pete RoseJim FreyWrigley Field
NLLos Angeles Dodgers1Montreal Expos9Boxscore - PBP914,4012:28Bobby CastilloDan SchatzederDan Schatzeder (1-0)Bobby Castillo (1-1)-Tom LasordaBuck RodgersOlympic Stadium
NLSan Diego Padres2New York Mets0Boxscore - PBP936,6722:13LaMarr HoytDwight GoodenLaMarr Hoyt (3-4)Dwight Gooden (6-2)-Dick WilliamsDavey JohnsonShea Stadium
NLSan Francisco Giants1Philadelphia Phillies2Boxscore - PBP920,6342:34Mike KrukowSteve CarltonSteve Carlton (1-3)Vida Blue (2-1)Kent Tekulve (1)Jim DavenportJohn FelskeVeterans Stadium
NLHouston Astros1Pittsburgh Pirates3Boxscore - PBP94,7682:09Joe NiekroRick RhodenRick Rhoden (3-4)Joe Niekro (2-5)Al Holland (3)Bob LillisChuck TannerThree Rivers Stad
NLAtlanta Braves0St. Louis Cardinals14Boxscore - PBP925,1122:37Zane SmithJoaquin AndujarJoaquin Andujar (7-1)Zane Smith (2-3)-Eddie HaasWhitey HerzogBusch Stadium II
10 Games on this date

Standings as of 1985-05-20.

TopRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Toronto Blue Jays362214.611--1641442011-811-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1257748.616
224Baltimore Orioles352114.6000.51831582510-911-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium1266264.492
347Detroit Tigers352015.5711.51581481011-99-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1266462.508
4713New York Yankees341816.5293.0167152157-1211-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I1277948.622
51118Boston Red Sox361620.4446.0150168-188-128-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1266561.516
61221Milwaukee Brewers341420.4127.0145151-68-76-13W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1275770.449
71323Cleveland Indians361422.3898.0126158-326-128-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium1264680.365
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135California Angels372215.595--170164611-611-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1256857.544
259Minnesota Twins372116.5681.0211172396-1015-6W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Billy GardnerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1255669.448
3610Chicago White Sox341915.5591.5146129176-913-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park1286662.516
4814Kansas City Royals361818.5003.5142148-611-97-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1267353.579
5917Oakland Athletics361719.4724.520319947-1010-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1266066.476
61019Seattle Mariners361620.4445.5150178-284-1212-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome1265868.460
71426Texas Rangers361125.30610.5130176-466-125-13W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1255174.408
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets352312.657--12311768-815-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1277552.591
222Chicago Cubs352213.6291.0133102319-1013-3W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field1265571.437
348Montreal Expos372116.5683.013313217-914-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium1246361.508
4816St. Louis Cardinals361719.4726.5181154276-1311-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1268442.667
51024Philadelphia Phillies361422.3899.5135140-53-1311-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium1266165.484
61225Pittsburgh Pirates351124.31412.0108152-443-128-12W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium1264680.365
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136San Diego Padres362115.583--1531272610-1011-5W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1266264.492
2511Cincinnati Reds372017.5411.51551441112-98-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium1246955.556
3612Houston Astros372017.5411.5157133248-912-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome1256362.504
4715Los Angeles Dodgers381820.4744.0109150-4110-118-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium1247747.621
5920Atlanta Braves361620.4445.0131154-237-109-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1265076.397
61122San Francisco Giants361422.3897.0106119-136-148-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park1264878.381


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Rufino LinaresOF34.081Signed as Free Agent by Angels.