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MLB Games on Wednesday August 20, 1986

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Milwaukee BrewersAL6Cleveland IndiansAL3Box | PBP910,002Cleveland StadiumNight2:45Bill WegmanScott BailesDan PlesacDeer, Riles
California AngelsAL0Detroit TigersAL3Box | PBP922,755Tiger StadiumNight2:12Walt TerrellJohn Candelaria---Trammell
Texas RangersAL7Kansas City RoyalsAL1Box | PBP926,107Royals StadiumNight2:24Charlie HoughScott Bankhead------
Boston Red SoxAL9Minnesota TwinsAL1Box | PBP923,485Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeNight2:44Roger ClemensNeal Heaton---Baylor, Evans, Rice
Seattle MarinersAL2New York YankeesAL5Box | PBP926,205Yankee Stadium IDay2:42Tim StoddardMike MooreDave RighettiMattingly, Tartabull, Winfield
Chicago White SoxAL1Toronto Blue JaysAL4Box | PBP933,493Exhibition StadiumNight2:30Joe JohnsonJose DeLeon---Moseby
Atlanta BravesNL8Chicago CubsNL3Box | PBP920,042Wrigley FieldDay2:57David PalmerDennis Eckersley------
St. Louis CardinalsNL1Cincinnati RedsNL3Box | PBP918,026Riverfront StadiumNight2:07Bill GullicksonBob ForschJohn FrancoBell, Van Slyke
New York MetsNL7Los Angeles DodgersNL5Box | PBP936,738Dodger StadiumNight3:08Sid FernandezDennis PowellJesse OroscoMarshall
Houston AstrosNL1Pittsburgh PiratesNL4Box | PBP916,997Three Rivers StadiumNight2:12Rick RhodenBob Knepper------
Montreal ExposNL2San Diego PadresNL3Box | PBP911,602Jack Murphy StadiumNight2:35Eric ShowJay TibbsRich GossageMcReynolds (2)
Philadelphia PhilliesNL1San Francisco GiantsNL0Box | PBP1010,723Candlestick ParkDay2:26Don CarmanMike KrukowSteve BedrosianSamuel
12 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Wednesday, August 20, 1986

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East112Boston Red Sox1207149.592-5665254136-2635-23412417.585
AL East235New York Yankees1216655.5455.56125803233-2533-30412417.585
AL East346Toronto Blue Jays1216556.5376.56455786731-2734-29412120.512
AL East457Detroit Tigers1226557.5337.06075485927-3338-24402218.550
AL East568Baltimore Orioles1196257.5218.55535213231-2831-29431132.256
AL East6810Cleveland Indians1216259.5129.5591622-3127-3235-27412219.537
AL East7914Milwaukee Brewers1206060.50011.0520526-630-3230-28411724.415
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West124California Angels1206654.550-5815216032-2934-25422616.619
AL West279Texas Rangers1206258.5174.0576588-1226-3436-24422517.595
AL West31020Kansas City Royals1205466.45012.0488519-3122-3732-29422220.524
AL West41121Chicago White Sox1185266.44113.0513546-3324-3628-30442024.455
AL West51222Oakland Athletics1215368.43813.5534574-4021-4132-27412318.561
AL West61323Seattle Mariners1225369.43414.0567641-7421-4132-28401426.350
AL West71425Minnesota Twins1215269.43014.5570634-6423-3829-31411922.463
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East111New York Mets1218041.661-59643416241-2139-20412813.683
NL East2411Philadelphia Phillies1206159.50818.5549552-327-3434-25412516.610
NL East3513Montreal Expos1175958.50419.0487521-3432-2927-29441925.432
NL East4615St. Louis Cardinals1205961.49220.5440457-1729-3230-29412021.488
NL East51124Chicago Cubs1205268.43327.5509585-7620-3932-29401822.450
NL East61226Pittsburgh Pirates1204872.40031.5499517-1825-3323-39421626.381
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123Houston Astros1216952.570-4724165632-2937-23412714.659
NL West2312San Francisco Giants1206159.5087.55234705328-3133-28422220.524
NL West3716Cincinnati Reds1205961.4929.5502535-3328-3131-30422715.643
NL West4817Los Angeles Dodgers1215863.47911.0478500-2221-3737-26411526.366
NL West5918Atlanta Braves1195762.47911.0484513-2928-3329-29421527.357
NL West61019San Diego Padres1215764.47112.0477516-3923-3734-27411724.415
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season