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Games on 1985-08-14

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians4Baltimore Orioles8BoxMike FlanaganBryan ClarkNate Snell
Kansas City Royals3Boston Red Sox16BoxBruce HurstBuddy Black(none)
New York Yankees10Chicago White Sox7BoxBrian FisherBob JamesDave Righetti
Detroit Tigers4Milwaukee Brewers3BoxJack MorrisDanny DarwinGuillermo Hernandez
Oakland Athletics5Minnesota Twins0BoxDon SuttonMike Smithson(none)
Oakland Athletics7Minnesota Twins4BoxJose RijoMark PortugalSteve Ontiveros
California Angels3Seattle Mariners1BoxStew CliburnEd NunezDonnie Moore
California Angels1Seattle Mariners6BoxJim BeattieGeoff ZahnJack Lazorko
Toronto Blue Jays4Texas Rangers1BoxDave StiebCharlie Hough(none)
Montreal Expos8Chicago Cubs7BoxBryn SmithLary SorensenTim Burke
Atlanta Braves0Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxBob WelchCraig McMurtry(none)
Philadelphia Phillies2New York Mets1BoxKevin GrossRon DarlingDon Carman
Cincinnati Reds1San Diego Padres4BoxDave DraveckyJay Tibbs(none)
Houston Astros7San Francisco Giants5BoxJeff HeathcockMark DavisDave Smith

Standings as of 1985-08-14

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Toronto Blue Jays1147242.632--55041113933-2639-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium472720.574
225New York Yankees1126448.5717.059346013328-3336-15W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I493316.673
359Detroit Tigers1126052.53611.04914771432-2728-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium492425.490
4713Baltimore Orioles1115754.51413.55695363328-2829-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium502624.520
5814Boston Red Sox1135855.51313.55285012725-3032-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park492326.469
61221Milwaukee Brewers1105060.45520.0475517-4223-3227-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium512130.412
71425Cleveland Indians1123775.33034.0449569-12014-4023-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium502327.460
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136California Angels1146549.570--4944652931-2934-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium482523.521
248Kansas City Royals1116150.5502.54824483429-2732-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium513021.588
3610Oakland Athletics1146153.5354.05565342227-3034-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum481632.333
4916Chicago White Sox1115556.4958.5474494-2025-3030-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park513021.588
51017Seattle Mariners1145361.46512.0501575-7420-3133-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome482127.438
61120Minnesota Twins1125161.45513.0489564-7519-3532-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome502624.520
71324Texas Rangers1124270.37522.0428528-10017-3725-33L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium492029.408
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112New York Mets1116843.613--4734017229-2439-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium513021.588
223St. Louis Cardinals1106743.6090.551239311931-2736-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II523418.654
347Montreal Expos1136449.5665.04284091928-2736-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium482028.417
4715Chicago Cubs1115556.49513.0432451-1924-3331-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field502228.440
5819Philadelphia Phillies1125260.46416.54604402020-3432-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium502327.460
61226Pittsburgh Pirates1093376.30334.0344490-14612-4221-34L7T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium522428.462
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Los Angeles Dodgers1116744.604--4293874230-2337-21W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium512823.549
2511San Diego Padres1136053.5318.04604184228-3032-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium492326.469
3612Cincinnati Reds1115853.5239.0447467-2029-2729-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium503119.620
4918Houston Astros1125260.46415.5459474-1524-3528-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome503119.620
51022Atlanta Braves1114962.44118.0451498-4723-3126-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium511734.333
61123San Francisco Giants1124369.38424.5367434-6716-4127-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park501931.380


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Larry GuraP37.262Released by Cubs.