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Wednesday, August 20,1986

Wednesday, August 20,1986

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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 1986-08-20 Milwaukee Brewers 6 Cleveland Indians 3 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Bill Wegman Scott Bailes Dan Plesac 10,002 2:45
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 California Angels 0 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Walt Terrell John Candelaria -- 22,755 2:12
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Texas Rangers 7 Kansas City Royals 1 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Charlie Hough Scott Bankhead -- 26,107 2:24
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Boston Red Sox 9 Minnesota Twins 1 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Roger Clemens Neal Heaton -- 23,485 2:44
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Seattle Mariners 2 New York Yankees 5 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tim Stoddard Mike Moore Dave Righetti 26,205 2:42
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Chicago White Sox 1 Toronto Blue Jays 4 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Joe Johnson Jose DeLeon -- 33,493 2:30
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Atlanta Braves 8 Chicago Cubs 3 box | pbp Wrigley Field David Palmer Dennis Eckersley -- 20,042 2:57
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 St. Louis Cardinals 1 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Bill Gullickson Bob Forsch John Franco 18,026 2:07
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 New York Mets 7 Los Angeles Dodgers 5 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Sid Fernandez Dennis Powell Jesse Orosco 36,738 3:08
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Houston Astros 1 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Rick Rhoden Bob Knepper -- 16,997 2:12
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Montreal Expos 2 San Diego Padres 3 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Eric Show Jay Tibbs Rich Gossage 11,602 2:35
1986 reg season 1986-08-20 Philadelphia Phillies 1 San Francisco Giants 0 box | pbp Candlestick Park Don Carman Mike Krukow Steve Bedrosian 10,723 2:26
12 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.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
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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 120 71 49 .592 0.0 566 525 41 W1 36-26 35-23 1 1 2 Yes Lost World Series (Mets)
1986 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 121 66 55 .545 5.5 612 580 32 W1 33-25 33-30 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 121 65 56 .537 6.5 645 578 67 W5 31-27 34-29 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 122 65 57 .533 7.0 607 548 59 W2 27-33 38-24 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1986 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 119 62 57 .521 8.5 553 521 32 L4 31-28 31-29 5 6 8 -- dnq
1986 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 121 62 59 .512 9.5 591 622 -31 L2 27-32 35-27 6 8 10 -- dnq
1986 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 120 60 60 .500 11.0 520 526 -6 W2 30-32 30-28 7 9 14 -- 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 120 66 54 .550 0.0 581 521 60 L2 32-29 34-25 1 2 4 Yes Lost ALCS (Red Sox)
1986 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 120 62 58 .517 4.0 576 588 -12 W1 26-34 36-24 2 7 9 -- dnq
1986 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 120 54 66 .450 12.0 488 519 -31 L1 22-37 32-29 3 10 20 -- dnq
1986 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 118 52 66 .441 13.0 513 546 -33 L2 24-36 28-30 4 11 21 -- dnq
1986 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 121 53 68 .438 13.5 534 574 -40 W1 21-41 32-27 5 12 22 -- dnq
1986 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 122 53 69 .434 14.0 567 641 -74 L1 21-41 32-28 6 13 23 -- dnq
1986 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 121 52 69 .430 14.5 570 634 -64 L1 23-38 29-31 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
1986 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 121 80 41 .661 0.0 596 434 162 W4 41-21 39-20 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Red Sox)
1986 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 120 61 59 .508 18.5 549 552 -3 W4 27-34 34-25 2 4 11 Yes dnq
1986 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 117 59 58 .504 19.0 487 521 -34 L4 32-29 27-29 3 5 13 Yes dnq
1986 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 20.5 440 457 -17 L3 29-32 30-29 4 6 15 -- dnq
1986 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 120 52 68 .433 27.5 509 585 -76 L2 20-39 32-29 5 11 24 -- dnq
1986 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 120 48 72 .400 31.5 499 517 -18 W1 25-33 23-39 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
1986 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 121 69 52 .570 0.0 472 416 56 L1 32-29 37-23 1 2 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Mets)
1986 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 120 61 59 .508 7.5 523 470 53 L4 28-31 33-28 2 3 12 Yes dnq
1986 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 120 59 61 .492 9.5 502 535 -33 W3 28-31 31-30 3 7 16 -- dnq
1986 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 121 58 63 .479 11.0 478 500 -22 L3 21-37 37-26 4 8 17 -- dnq
1986 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 119 57 62 .479 11.0 484 513 -29 W3 28-33 29-29 5 9 18 -- dnq
1986 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 121 57 64 .471 12.0 477 516 -39 W2 23-37 34-27 6 10 19 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
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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
Matt Sinatro Chicago White Sox Hist Signed to minor league contract
1 record(s)