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Friday, May 23,1986

Friday, May 23,1986

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Toronto Blue Jays 1 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Don Schulze Jim Clancy -- 61,340 2:13
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Oakland Athletics 5 Detroit Tigers 1 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jose Rijo Dave LaPoint -- 17,846 2:38
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Chicago White Sox 4 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Joe Cowley Bret Saberhagen Gene Nelson 25,311 2:54
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Milwaukee Brewers 7 Minnesota Twins 8 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Frank Pastore Dan Plesac -- 15,065 3:09
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 California Angels 5 New York Yankees 10 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Ed Whitson Don Sutton -- 26,491 2:40
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Baltimore Orioles 7 Seattle Mariners 5 box | pbp Kingdome Ken Dixon Mike Morgan Don Aase 12,266 3:05
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Boston Red Sox 2 Texas Rangers 1 box | pbp Arlington Stadium Oil Can Boyd Ed Correa Bob Stanley 18,300 2:45
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Houston Astros 1 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Rick Sutcliffe Julio Solano -- 20,532 2:23
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Philadelphia Phillies 8 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Shane Rawley Jerry Reuss -- 39,354 2:28
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Cincinnati Reds 12 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Ted Power Jose DeLeon -- 12,833 4:24
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 New York Mets 4 San Diego Padres 7 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Rich Gossage Jesse Orosco -- 22,982 2:57
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Montreal Expos 4 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Floyd Youmans Scott Garrelts Jeff Reardon 11,034 2:18
1986 reg season 1986-05-23 Atlanta Braves 2 St. Louis Cardinals 3 box | pbp Busch Stadium II John Tudor Zane Smith Todd Worrell 33,774 2:35
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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
1986 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 40 27 13 .675 0.0 199 141 58 W6 11-6 16-7 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1986 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 41 26 15 .634 1.5 214 179 35 W3 11-5 15-10 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 39 23 16 .590 3.5 171 162 9 W3 8-9 15-7 3 3 5 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 40 22 18 .550 5.0 179 200 -21 W3 12-11 10-7 4 4 9 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 39 20 19 .513 6.5 192 172 20 L3 8-10 12-9 5 5 11 -- dnq
1986 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 38 18 20 .474 8.0 180 191 -11 L2 7-10 11-10 6 9 16 -- dnq
1986 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 42 18 24 .429 10.0 194 222 -28 L1 9-12 9-12 7 12 20 -- 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
1986 AL West California Angels franchise | log 41 21 20 .512 0.0 209 203 6 L3 10-13 11-7 1 6 12 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
1986 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 42 21 21 .500 0.5 202 188 14 W1 12-12 9-9 2 7 14 -- dnq
1986 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 40 20 20 .500 0.5 201 176 25 L2 10-8 10-12 3 8 13 -- dnq
1986 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 39 18 21 .462 2.0 157 183 -26 W1 10-6 8-15 4 10 17 -- dnq
1986 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 40 18 22 .450 2.5 152 151 1 L1 9-15 9-7 5 11 18 -- dnq
1986 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 41 15 26 .366 6.0 205 220 -15 W1 8-16 7-10 6 13 25 -- dnq
1986 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 42 15 27 .357 6.5 167 234 -67 L1 8-16 7-11 7 14 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
1986 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 36 25 11 .694 0.0 172 128 44 L2 15-8 10-3 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Red Sox)
1986 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 38 23 15 .605 3.0 175 156 19 W2 13-8 10-7 2 2 4 Yes dnq
1986 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 36 16 20 .444 9.0 163 159 4 L2 11-8 5-12 3 8 19 -- dnq
1986 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 37 15 22 .405 10.5 146 189 -43 W1 10-13 5-9 4 9 21 -- dnq
1986 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 37 15 22 .405 10.5 127 136 -9 W1 5-11 10-11 5 10 22 -- dnq
1986 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 39 15 24 .385 11.5 158 202 -44 W1 6-15 9-9 6 11 23 -- 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
1986 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 39 22 17 .564 0.0 140 137 3 L1 11-8 11-9 1 3 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1986 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 41 23 18 .561 0.0 191 161 30 L1 10-7 13-11 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1986 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 40 22 18 .550 0.5 155 155 0 W4 7-10 15-8 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1986 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 40 21 19 .525 1.5 171 144 27 L1 9-9 12-10 4 6 10 -- dnq
1986 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 42 20 22 .476 3.5 157 155 2 L2 5-12 15-10 5 7 15 -- dnq
1986 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 37 14 23 .378 7.0 138 171 -33 W2 10-10 4-13 6 12 24 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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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.
  • 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
Moises Alou Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Signed out of draft (Canada College)
Jarvis Brown Minnesota Twins Hist Signed out of draft (Triton College)
Dave Stewart Oakland Athletics Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1986-1986 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Eddie Whitson New York Yankees Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)