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Games on 1986-08-26

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals6Chicago White Sox1BoxCharlie LeibrandtRichard Dotson(none)
Toronto Blue Jays6Cleveland Indians6Box(none)
Oakland Athletics7Detroit Tigers8BoxMark ThurmondDave Von OhlenGuillermo Hernandez
Minnesota Twins5Milwaukee Brewers6BoxMark ClearKeith Atherton(none)
California Angels2New York Yankees0BoxMike WittDoug Drabek(none)
Baltimore Orioles2Seattle Mariners5BoxMike MooreKen DixonMatt Young
Boston Red Sox8Texas Rangers1BoxOil Can BoydMike Loynd(none)
Chicago Cubs5Houston Astros3BoxEd LynchDanny DarwinLee Smith
Philadelphia Phillies6Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxKevin GrossEd Vande Berg(none)
Cincinnati Reds5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJohn FrancoRay Krawczyk(none)
New York Mets11San Diego Padres6BoxSid FernandezDave Dravecky(none)
Montreal Expos0San Francisco Giants1BoxScott GarreltsBert Roberge(none)
Atlanta Braves1St. Louis Cardinals7BoxGreg MathewsJim Acker(none)

Standings as of 1986-08-26

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Boston Red Sox1267452.587--6125486439-2935-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park352114.600
245New York Yankees1266759.5327.06236022133-2534-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Clyde KingYankee Stadium I362313.639
336Toronto Blue Jays1266759.5327.06716017033-2934-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium361917.528
457Detroit Tigers1286860.5317.06395736627-3341-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium341915.559
579Baltimore Orioles1236459.5208.55705393131-2933-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersMemorial Stadium39930.231
6810Cleveland Indians1266561.5169.0615664-4927-3237-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe KleinCleveland Stadium361917.528
7911Milwaukee Brewers1246361.50810.0539541-230-3233-29W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium371423.378
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124California Angels1267056.556--6075406736-3134-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium362214.611
268Texas Rangers1266660.5244.0601608-726-3540-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium362115.583
31020Kansas City Royals1265868.46012.0510536-2625-3933-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium361818.500
41121Oakland Athletics1265670.44414.0564594-3024-4332-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum362016.556
51222Seattle Mariners1265571.43715.0576662-8622-4333-28W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick BaldersonThe Kingdome361224.333
61324Chicago White Sox1245371.42716.0524574-5025-3928-32L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Ken HarrelsonComiskey Park381919.500
71425Minnesota Twins1255372.42416.5588657-6923-3930-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Ray MillerAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome371819.486
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111New York Mets1268442.667--62145716445-2239-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium362412.667
2512Philadelphia Phillies1266462.50820.0575576-130-3734-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill GilesVeterans Stadium352213.629
3615Montreal Expos1236162.49621.5503542-3934-3327-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookOlympic Stadium381721.447
4716St. Louis Cardinals1266264.49222.0467482-1529-3333-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II351718.486
51123Chicago Cubs1265472.42930.0525612-8721-4033-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dallas GreenWrigley Field341618.471
61226Pittsburgh Pirates1255174.40832.5531538-725-3326-41L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Syd ThriftThree Rivers Stadium371324.351
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1986 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Houston Astros1267155.563--4894375233-3138-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dick WagnerAstrodome362511.694
3314San Francisco Giants1266462.5087.05514916028-3136-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park361917.528
2413Cincinnati Reds1266462.5087.0537554-1732-3232-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill BergeschRiverfront Stadium362214.611
4817Los Angeles Dodgers1266165.48410.0494517-2321-3740-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Al CampanisDodger Stadium361224.333
5918Atlanta Braves1255966.47211.5505548-4330-3729-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Chuck TannerBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium361323.361
61019San Diego Padres1275968.46512.5501545-4423-3736-31L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium351520.429