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Thursday, May 9,1985

Thursday, May 9,1985

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1985 reg season 1985-05-09 St. Louis Cardinals 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Neil Allen Ken Howell Ken Dayley 37,775 3:34
1985 reg season 1985-05-09 Pittsburgh Pirates 0 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Mark Thurmond Mike Bielecki -- 24,882 2:10
1985 reg season 1985-05-09 Chicago Cubs 0 San Francisco Giants 1 box | pbp Candlestick Park Scott Garrelts Warren Brusstar -- 11,825 3:45
3 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1985 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 25 16 9 .640 0.0 140 116 24 L1 7-7 9-2 1 1 3 Yes dnq
1985 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 24 15 9 .625 0.5 103 95 8 W4 8-3 7-6 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1985 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 27 16 11 .593 1.0 114 105 9 L1 10-6 6-5 3 4 7 Yes Lost ALCS (Royals)
1985 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 27 14 13 .519 3.0 131 124 7 W2 7-9 7-4 4 7 11 -- dnq
1985 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 26 11 15 .423 5.5 105 96 9 L1 8-7 3-8 5 11 20 -- dnq
1985 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 24 10 14 .417 5.5 101 109 -8 L2 3-10 7-4 6 12 21 -- dnq
1985 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 26 10 16 .385 6.5 105 123 -18 L3 4-9 6-7 7 13 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1985 AL West California Angels franchise | log 28 17 11 .607 0.0 131 121 10 L2 8-4 9-7 1 3 6 Yes dnq
1985 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 26 15 11 .577 1.0 149 118 31 W2 5-6 10-5 2 5 8 Yes dnq
1985 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 23 12 11 .522 2.5 106 100 6 W2 6-8 6-3 3 6 10 -- dnq
1985 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 25 12 13 .480 3.5 85 93 -8 W1 6-6 6-7 4 8 15 -- Won World Series (Cardinals)
1985 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 28 13 15 .464 4.0 116 136 -20 W1 2-9 11-6 5 9 16 -- dnq
1985 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 28 12 16 .429 5.0 140 158 -18 W1 3-9 9-7 6 10 19 -- dnq
1985 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 25 8 17 .320 7.5 91 123 -32 L2 5-6 3-11 7 14 25 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1985 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 24 16 8 .667 0.0 95 95 0 W3 6-6 10-2 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1985 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 26 17 9 .654 0.0 96 74 22 L1 5-6 12-3 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1985 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 26 16 10 .615 1.0 100 95 5 W1 7-7 9-3 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1985 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 27 12 15 .444 5.5 113 113 0 W1 2-9 10-6 4 8 17 -- Lost World Series (Cardinals)
1985 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 25 10 15 .400 6.5 97 97 0 L3 2-7 8-8 5 11 23 -- dnq
1985 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 26 8 18 .308 9.0 92 120 -28 L4 1-9 7-9 6 12 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1985 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 27 15 12 .556 0.0 114 94 20 W3 7-9 8-3 1 4 9 Yes dnq
1985 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 1.0 85 106 -21 L1 9-8 6-6 2 5 12 Yes Lost NLCS (Cardinals)
1985 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 1.5 102 99 3 W2 7-8 6-5 3 6 14 -- dnq
1985 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 26 13 13 .500 1.5 98 90 8 L1 6-7 7-6 4 7 13 -- dnq
1985 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 25 11 14 .440 3.0 108 110 -2 L2 7-6 4-8 5 9 18 -- dnq
1985 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 27 11 16 .407 4.0 76 83 -7 W1 5-11 6-5 6 10 22 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Willie Aikens -- Hist Released by Blue Jays
Lenny Faedo Kansas City Royals Hist Signed contract with Royals
Steve Farr Kansas City Royals Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1985-1985 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jeff Richardson New York Mets Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1985-1985 ($0m) [Free Agent]
4 record(s)