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Thursday August 15,1985This 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 1985-08-15

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers1Baltimore Orioles9BoxStorm DavisChris Welsh(none)
Cleveland Indians7Detroit Tigers6BoxCurt WardleGuillermo HernandezJerry Reed
Chicago White Sox5Milwaukee Brewers7BoxTeddy HigueraFloyd BannisterRollie Fingers
Seattle Mariners5Minnesota Twins14BoxJohn ButcherMatt Young(none)
Montreal Expos7Chicago Cubs3BoxBill GullicksonSteve Engel(none)
Atlanta Braves4Los Angeles Dodgers5BoxFernando ValenzuelaBruce SutterTom Niedenfuer
Philadelphia Phillies7New York Mets10BoxJesse OroscoDon Carman(none)
Cincinnati Reds5San Diego Padres4BoxJohn FrancoGene WalterJoe Price
Houston Astros4San Francisco Giants1BoxMike ScottDave LaPoint(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates1St. Louis Cardinals3BoxKurt KepshireRick ReuschelKen Dayley
Pittsburgh Pirates3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxBill CampbellCecilio Guante(none)

Standings as of 1985-08-15

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
3610Detroit Tigers1136053.53111.54974841332-2728-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium482424.500
4713Baltimore Orioles1125854.51813.05785374128-2830-26W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium492524.510
5814Boston Red Sox1135855.51313.55285012725-3032-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park492326.469
61221Milwaukee Brewers1115160.45919.5482522-4023-3228-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium502030.400
71425Cleveland Indians1133875.33633.5456575-11915-4023-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Phil SeghiCleveland Stadium492227.449
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
359Oakland Athletics1146153.5354.05565342227-3034-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Sandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum481632.333
4916Chicago White Sox1125557.4919.0479501-2225-3130-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Comiskey Park503020.600
51018Seattle Mariners1155362.46112.5506589-8320-3233-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hal KellerThe Kingdome472126.447
61119Minnesota Twins1135261.46012.5503569-6619-3533-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerHoward FoxHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome492524.510
71324Texas Rangers1134271.37222.5429537-10817-3825-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium482028.417
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123New York Mets1126943.616--4834087529-2440-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium502921.580
212St. Louis Cardinals1126943.616--51939712231-2738-16W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II503218.640
347Montreal Expos1146549.5705.04354122329-2736-22W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium471928.404
4715Chicago Cubs1125557.49114.0435458-2324-3331-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field492227.449
5920Philadelphia Phillies1135261.46017.54674501720-3532-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium492326.469
61226Pittsburgh Pirates1113378.29735.5348497-14912-4421-34L9T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe BrownThree Rivers Stadium502426.480
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1985 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
134Los Angeles Dodgers1126844.607--4343914330-2338-21W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium502723.540
2511Cincinnati Reds1125953.5279.0452471-1930-2729-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium493019.612
3612San Diego Padres1146054.5269.04644234128-3032-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium482325.479
4817Houston Astros1135360.46915.5463475-1225-3528-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al RosenAstrodome493019.612
51022Atlanta Braves1124963.43819.0455503-4823-3226-31L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Eddie HaasJohn MullenAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium501733.340
61123San Francisco Giants1134370.38125.5368438-7016-4127-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim DavenportTom HallerCandlestick Park491930.388