The following are the baseball events of the year 1986 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

1986 in sports

Champions

Major League Baseball

  League Championship Series ABC World Series NBC
                 
East Boston Red Sox 4  
West California Angels 3  
    AL Boston Red Sox 3
  NL New York Mets 4
East New York Mets 4
West Houston Astros 2  

Other champions

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Wade Boggs BOS .357 Tim Raines MON .334
HR Jesse Barfield TOR 40 Mike Schmidt PHI 37
RBI Joe Carter CLE 121 Mike Schmidt PHI 119
Wins Roger Clemens BOS 24 Fernando Valenzuela LAD 21
ERA Roger Clemens BOS 2.48 Mike Scott HOU 2.22

Major league baseball final standings

Draft

Main article: 1986 Major League Baseball draft

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January

February

Red Ruffing Goudey Card
Red Ruffing Goudey Card

March

April

May

June

July

Ted Lyons in 1930
Ted Lyons in 1930

August

September

Hank Greenberg, Hall of Famer and two-time MVP
Hank Greenberg, Hall of Famer and two-time MVP

October

Norm Cash in 1966
Norm Cash in 1966

November

December

References

  1. ^ "Best of the bunch. Mets no strangers to fisticuffs on the diamond". Archived from the original on 2011-07-24. Retrieved 2008-02-27.
  2. ^ "New York Mets 6, Cincinnati Reds 3". 1986-07-22.
  3. ^ The 1954 Cleveland Indians starting rotation, one of the best ever. SBNATION. Retrieved on December 23, 2018.
  4. ^ Pacific Coast League Hall of Fame. MiLB.com- Retrieved on December 25, 2018.
  5. ^ 1912 NL Awards, All-Stars and Other Leaders. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  6. ^ "Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame". Archived from the original on 2011-08-26. Retrieved 2013-11-10.
  7. ^ Taylor Douhit obituary. New York Times archive. Retrieved on December 25, 2018.
  8. ^ 1954 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  9. ^ Arnie Portocarrero statistics and history. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  10. ^ Peanuts Lowrey article by Dick Rosen. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  11. ^ Washington Senators at Philadelphia Athletics Box Score, September 3, 1947. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  12. ^ Red Lucas article by Al Quimby. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  13. ^ a b c Ted Lyons article. Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum website. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  14. ^ Ted Lyons : No-hitter Box Score. August 21, 1926. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 26, 2018.
  15. ^ The day the pitchers went 26 innings. ESPN. Retrieved on December 27, 2018.
  16. ^ Brooklyn Robins at Boston Braves Box Score, May 1, 1920. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 27, 2018.
  17. ^ Wilson's gem was the first. The Milwaukee Journal article. Retrieved on December 28, 2018.
  18. ^ Philadelphia Phillies at Milwaukee Braves Box Score, June 12, 1954. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 28, 2018.
  19. ^ a b c d Hank Greenberg article. Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum website. Retrieved on December 28, 2018.
  20. ^ 1943 All-Star Game Box Score. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on December 28, 2018.
  21. ^ The Braves Encyclopedia, Gary Caruso, Temple University Press, 1995, pg. 381.
  22. ^ Norm Cash article by Maxwell Kates. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on December 29, 2018.
  23. ^ Cincinnati Reds 1, Chicago Cubs 0 Box score. Game Played on Wednesday, May 2, 1917 (D) at Weeghman Park. Retrosheet. Retrieved on December 30, 2018.
  24. ^ George Pipgras article by John Liepa. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on December 28, 2018.
  25. ^ Roy Bruner biography. Baseball in Wartime. Retrieved on December 30, 2018.