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Sunday August 17,1986This 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 1986-08-17

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Detroit Tigers5Boston Red Sox7BoxCalvin SchiraldiEric King(none)
Oakland Athletics3California Angels7BoxDon SuttonJoaquin AndujarGary Lucas
Milwaukee Brewers4Chicago White Sox7BoxSteve CarltonBryan ClutterbuckBobby Thigpen
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians11BoxBryan OelkersMike Boddicker(none)
New York Yankees0Kansas City Royals5BoxMark GubiczaRon Guidry(none)
Minnesota Twins1Seattle Mariners11BoxMike MorganMike Smithson(none)
Texas Rangers7Toronto Blue Jays8BoxMark EichhornJeff Russell(none)
Houston Astros3Atlanta Braves4BoxCliff SpeckLarry AndersenGene Garber
San Diego Padres9Cincinnati Reds5BoxLaMarr HoytChris Welsh(none)
Chicago Cubs2Montreal Expos1BoxLee SmithJeff Reardon(none)
St. Louis Cardinals2New York Mets1BoxJohn TudorRick AguileraPat Perry
St. Louis Cardinals2New York Mets9BoxRandy NiemannDanny CoxRoger McDowell
Pittsburgh Pirates1Philadelphia Phillies5BoxBruce RuffinRick Reuschel(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers2San Francisco Giants0BoxRick HoneycuttVida BlueTom Niedenfuer

Standings as of 1986-08-17

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1176948.590--5535183534-2535-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park442618.591
235New York Yankees1196554.5465.06045713333-2532-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I432518.581
357Detroit Tigers1196356.5297.05945405427-3336-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium432419.558
446Toronto Blue Jays1196356.5297.06365766031-2732-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium432320.535
568Baltimore Orioles1186256.5257.55525173531-2831-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium441133.250
679Cleveland Indians1186157.5178.5575607-3227-3234-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium442321.523
7915Milwaukee Brewers1175859.49611.0505510-528-3130-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium441925.432
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124California Angels1176552.556--5735086531-2734-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium452718.600
2811Texas Rangers1186157.5174.5561578-1725-3336-24L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium442618.591
31020Kansas City Royals1185365.44912.5478504-2622-3731-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium442321.523
41121Chicago White Sox1165264.44812.5511537-2624-3428-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken HarrelsonComiskey Park462026.435
61324Seattle Mariners1205268.43314.5558633-7520-4032-28W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome421527.357
51223Oakland Athletics1205268.43314.5530573-4320-4132-27L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum422418.571
71425Minnesota Twins1185167.43214.5563621-5823-3828-29L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome442024.455
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets1187741.653--57842115738-2139-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium443113.705
2412Montreal Expos1155956.51316.5484511-2732-2727-29L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium461927.413
3514Philadelphia Phillies1185959.50018.0542547-525-3434-25W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium432716.628
4613St. Louis Cardinals1185959.50018.0438448-1029-3030-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II432023.465
51122Chicago Cubs1185266.44125.0504570-6620-3932-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field421824.429
61226Pittsburgh Pirates1174770.40229.5495512-1725-3322-37L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium451728.378
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Houston Astros1186751.568--4674125530-2837-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome442915.659
2310San Francisco Giants1186157.5176.05184635528-3133-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park442222.500
3716Los Angeles Dodgers1185860.4929.0465482-1721-3737-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium441529.341
4817Cincinnati Reds1175661.47910.5487528-4128-3128-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium453015.667
5918Atlanta Braves1175562.47011.5469508-3926-3329-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium441727.386
61019San Diego Padres1185563.46612.0462507-4523-3632-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium441925.432