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Games on 1985-08-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians8Baltimore Orioles5BoxCurt WardleScott McGregorJerry Reed
Kansas City Royals3Boston Red Sox2BoxMark GubiczaAl NipperDan Quisenberry
New York Yankees10Chicago White Sox4BoxPhil NiekroGene Nelson(none)
Detroit Tigers3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxJaime CocanowerGuillermo HernandezRollie Fingers
Oakland Athletics3Minnesota Twins4BoxBert BlylevenJose Rijo(none)
Oakland Athletics4Minnesota Twins5BoxSteve HoweChris CodiroliRon Davis
California Angels5Seattle Mariners6BoxEd NunezDonnie Moore(none)
California Angels4Seattle Mariners3BoxJim SlatonJim LewisLuis Sanchez
Toronto Blue Jays4Texas Rangers5BoxDwayne HenryBill Caudill(none)
Montreal Expos7Chicago Cubs8BoxDave GumpertJeff ReardonLee Smith
Atlanta Braves0Los Angeles Dodgers3BoxRick HoneycuttRick MahlerTom Niedenfuer
Philadelphia Phillies3New York Mets4BoxSid FernandezJohn DennyJesse Orosco
Cincinnati Reds0San Diego Padres2BoxMark ThurmondMario SotoLance McCullers
Pittsburgh Pirates1St. Louis Cardinals8BoxJohn TudorJim Winn(none)

Standings as of 1985-08-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Toronto Blue Jays1127042.625--54140713431-2639-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium492920.592
236New York Yankees1106347.5736.058044913127-3236-15W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I513417.667
3611Detroit Tigers1105852.52711.04824701230-2728-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium512625.510
4713Boston Red Sox1115754.51412.55094921725-3031-25L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park512427.471
5814Baltimore Orioles1095554.50513.55535282528-2827-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium522824.538
61019Milwaukee Brewers1085058.46318.0468508-4023-3227-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium532132.396
71425Cleveland Indians1103773.33632.0441553-11214-3823-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium522329.442
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
125California Angels1116447.577--4864473930-2734-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium512625.510
248Kansas City Royals1096049.5503.04734294428-2632-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium533122.585
359Oakland Athletics1115952.5325.05435222125-2934-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum511833.353
4916Chicago White Sox1095455.4959.0463481-1825-3029-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park533122.585
51120Seattle Mariners1115160.45913.0483567-8420-3131-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome512328.451
61221Minnesota Twins1095059.45913.0477551-7419-3531-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome532726.509
71324Texas Rangers1104268.38221.5424519-9517-3725-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium512031.392
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1096742.615--4683977129-2438-18W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium533122.585
223St. Louis Cardinals1096643.6061.050638811831-2735-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II533518.660
347Montreal Expos1116249.5596.04164011526-2736-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium502228.440
4715Chicago Cubs1095554.50512.0424439-1524-3331-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field522230.423
5818Philadelphia Phillies1105159.46416.54564352119-3332-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium522428.462
61226Pittsburgh Pirates1083375.30633.5339484-14512-4121-34L6T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium532429.453
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Los Angeles Dodgers1096544.596--4223863630-2335-21W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium533023.566
2510San Diego Padres1115952.5327.04544144028-3031-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium512427.471
3612Cincinnati Reds1095752.5238.0443461-1828-2629-26L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium523220.615
4917Houston Astros1105159.46414.5450465-1523-3428-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome523220.615
51022Atlanta Braves1094960.45016.0450491-4123-2926-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium531736.321
61123San Francisco Giants1104268.38223.5358425-6716-4126-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park522032.385


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Doug FrobelOF26.067Purchased by Expos from Pirates. 
Oscar GambleOF35.235Released by White Sox. 
Steve HoweP27.155Signed as Free Agent by Twins. 
Mike StantonP32.321Released by White Sox.