1985 Detroit Tigers Game-by-Game Results

American League (AL)
Team Record: 84-77
Finished 3rd in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 2,286,610, Avg. 28,944
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Manager: Sparky Anderson (84-77)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1985 Detroit Tigers Statistics
1985 Detroit Tigers Roster

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the 1985 season with a record of 84 wins and 77 losses, finishing third in the AL's East Division.

The Tigers tallied 729 runs and conceded 688 runs. Darrell Evans walloped 40 home runs for Detroit, while Lou Whitaker, Kirk Gibson, Chet Lemon and Lance Parrish each swatted 20 or more also. Lance Parrish drove in 98 runs. Kirk Gibson led all regular batters by hitting .287. Jack Morris topped the team with 16 wins, and Walt Terrell and Dan Petry also added 15 or more victories also Jack Morris recorded a 3.33 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Sparky Anderson coached the team.

Click on column headings to sort.

Regular Season Runs For: 729
Regular Season Runs Against: 688

Date Game Res Home Road Record
April 8, 1985 Cleveland Indians 4 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 1-0 0-0 1-0
April 10, 1985 Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 2-0 0-0 2-0
April 11, 1985 Cleveland Indians 10 at Detroit Tigers 11 W 3-0 0-0 3-0
April 13, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Kansas City Royals 1 W 3-0 1-0 4-0
April 14, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Kansas City Royals 1 W 3-0 2-0 5-0
April 16, 1985 Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 4-0 2-0 6-0
April 17, 1985 Milwaukee Brewers 2 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 4-1 2-0 6-1
April 19, 1985 Kansas City Royals 9 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 4-2 2-0 6-2
April 20, 1985 Kansas City Royals 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 5-2 2-0 7-2
April 21, 1985 Kansas City Royals 3 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 5-3 2-0 7-3
April 22, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Cleveland Indians 6 L 5-3 2-1 7-4
April 23, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Cleveland Indians 3 W 5-3 3-1 8-4
April 24, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 5-3 3-2 8-5
April 25, 1985 Detroit Tigers 7 at Milwaukee Brewers 11 L 5-3 3-3 8-6
April 26, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at Milwaukee Brewers 0 W 5-3 4-3 9-6
April 27, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Milwaukee Brewers 2 W 5-3 5-3 10-6
April 28, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Milwaukee Brewers 0 W 5-3 6-3 11-6
April 30, 1985 Minnesota Twins 11 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 5-4 6-3 11-7
May 1, 1985 Minnesota Twins 7 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 5-5 6-3 11-8
May 3, 1985 Chicago White Sox 7 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 5-6 6-3 11-9
May 4, 1985 Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 6-6 6-3 12-9
May 5, 1985 Chicago White Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 7-6 6-3 13-9
May 7, 1985 Detroit Tigers 10 at Texas Rangers 1 W 7-6 7-3 14-9
May 8, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Texas Rangers 1 W 7-6 8-3 15-9
May 10, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Chicago White Sox 1 W 7-6 9-3 16-9
May 11, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 7 L 7-6 9-4 16-10
May 12, 1985 Detroit Tigers 0 at Chicago White Sox 4 L 7-6 9-5 16-11
May 13, 1985 Texas Rangers 4 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 8-6 9-5 17-11
May 14, 1985 Texas Rangers 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 9-6 9-5 18-11
May 15, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Minnesota Twins 5 L 9-6 9-6 18-12
May 16, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Minnesota Twins 7 L 9-6 9-7 18-13
May 17, 1985 Detroit Tigers 10 at Oakland Athletics 2 W 9-6 10-7 19-13
May 18, 1985 Detroit Tigers 9 at Oakland Athletics 6 W 9-6 11-7 20-13
May 19, 1985 Detroit Tigers 7 at Oakland Athletics 9 L 9-6 11-8 20-14
May 20, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at California Angels 7 L 9-6 11-9 20-15
May 21, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at California Angels 2 L 9-6 11-10 20-16
May 22, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at California Angels 2 W 9-6 12-10 21-16
May 24, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Seattle Mariners 3 W 9-6 13-10 22-16
May 25, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Seattle Mariners 2 W 9-6 14-10 23-16
May 26, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at Seattle Mariners 0 W 9-6 15-10 24-16
May 27, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Seattle Mariners 5 L 9-6 15-11 24-17
May 29, 1985 Oakland Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 9-7 15-11 24-18
May 30, 1985 Oakland Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 10-7 15-11 25-18
May 31, 1985 California Angels 6 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 10-8 15-11 25-19
June 1, 1985 California Angels 9 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 10-9 15-11 25-20
June 2, 1985 California Angels 3 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 11-9 15-11 26-20
June 3, 1985 Seattle Mariners 9 at Detroit Tigers 8 L 11-10 15-11 26-21
June 4, 1985 Seattle Mariners 7 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 11-11 15-11 26-22
June 5, 1985 Seattle Mariners 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 12-11 15-11 27-22
June 6, 1985 Detroit Tigers 0 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 L 12-11 15-12 27-23
June 7, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Toronto Blue Jays 9 L 12-11 15-13 27-24
June 8, 1985 Detroit Tigers 10 at Toronto Blue Jays 1 W 12-11 16-13 28-24
June 9, 1985 Detroit Tigers 8 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 W 12-11 17-13 29-24
June 10, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 7 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 13-11 17-13 30-24
June 12, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 2 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 14-11 17-13 31-24
June 14, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at New York Yankees 0 W 14-11 18-13 32-24
June 15, 1985 Detroit Tigers 10 at New York Yankees 8 W 14-11 19-13 33-24
June 16, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at New York Yankees 2 L 14-11 19-14 33-25
June 17, 1985 Boston Red Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 14-12 19-14 33-26
June 18, 1985 Boston Red Sox 8 at Detroit Tigers 9 W 15-12 19-14 34-26
June 19, 1985 Boston Red Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 9 W 16-12 19-14 35-26
June 20, 1985 New York Yankees 9 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 17-12 19-14 36-26
June 21, 1985 New York Yankees 4 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 18-12 19-14 37-26
June 22, 1985 New York Yankees 4 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 18-13 19-14 37-27
June 23, 1985 New York Yankees 1 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 19-13 19-14 38-27
June 24, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Boston Red Sox 9 L 19-13 19-15 38-28
June 25, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Boston Red Sox 0 W 19-13 20-15 39-28
June 26, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Boston Red Sox 0 W 19-13 21-15 40-28
June 28, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays 2 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 19-14 21-15 40-29
June 29, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays 0 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 20-14 21-15 41-29
June 30, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays 6 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 20-15 21-15 41-30
July 1, 1985 Detroit Tigers 7 at Baltimore Orioles 1 W 20-15 22-15 42-30
July 2, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 20-15 22-16 42-31
July 3, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 20-15 23-16 43-31
July 4, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at Texas Rangers 4 L 20-15 23-17 43-32
July 5, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at Texas Rangers 3 L 20-15 23-18 43-33
July 6, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Texas Rangers 3 W 20-15 24-18 44-33
July 7, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Texas Rangers 3 W 20-15 25-18 45-33
July 8, 1985 Chicago White Sox 9 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 20-16 25-18 45-34
July 9, 1985 Chicago White Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 21-16 25-18 46-34
July 10, 1985 Chicago White Sox 0 at Detroit Tigers 1 W 22-16 25-18 47-34
July 11, 1985 Minnesota Twins 5 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 22-17 25-18 47-35
July 12, 1985 Minnesota Twins 3 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 22-18 25-18 47-36
July 13, 1985 Minnesota Twins 6 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 22-19 25-18 47-37
July 14, 1985 Minnesota Twins 0 at Detroit Tigers 8 W 23-19 25-18 48-37
July 18, 1985 Texas Rangers 3 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 23-20 25-18 48-38
July 19, 1985 Texas Rangers 2 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 23-21 25-18 48-39
July 20, 1985 Texas Rangers 5 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 24-21 25-18 49-39
July 21, 1985 Texas Rangers 7 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 24-22 25-18 49-40
July 22, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Chicago White Sox 9 L 24-22 25-19 49-41
July 23, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Chicago White Sox 5 L 24-22 25-20 49-42
July 24, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Chicago White Sox 4 W 24-22 26-20 50-42
July 25, 1985 Detroit Tigers 7 at Minnesota Twins 2 W 24-22 27-20 51-42
July 26, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Minnesota Twins 6 L 24-22 27-21 51-43
July 27, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Minnesota Twins 11 L 24-22 27-22 51-44
July 28, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Minnesota Twins 2 W 24-22 28-22 52-44
July 29, 1985 Kansas City Royals 4 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 24-23 28-22 52-45
July 30, 1985 Kansas City Royals 7 at Detroit Tigers 11 W 25-23 28-22 53-45
July 31, 1985 Kansas City Royals 5 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 25-24 28-22 53-46
August 2, 1985 Milwaukee Brewers 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 26-24 28-22 54-46
August 3, 1985 Milwaukee Brewers 3 at Detroit Tigers 9 W 27-24 28-22 55-46
August 4, 1985 Milwaukee Brewers 14 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 27-25 28-22 55-47
August 4, 1985 Milwaukee Brewers 4 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 28-25 28-22 56-47
August 5, 1985 Detroit Tigers 8 at Kansas City Royals 4 W 28-25 29-22 57-47
August 8, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Kansas City Royals 10 L 28-25 29-23 57-48
August 8, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Kansas City Royals 6 L 28-25 29-24 57-49
August 9, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Cleveland Indians 4 L 28-25 29-25 57-50
August 10, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Cleveland Indians 4 W 28-25 30-25 58-50
August 11, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Cleveland Indians 7 L 28-25 30-26 58-51
August 12, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 L 28-25 30-27 58-52
August 13, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Milwaukee Brewers 4 W 28-25 31-27 59-52
August 14, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Milwaukee Brewers 3 W 28-25 32-27 60-52
August 15, 1985 Cleveland Indians 7 at Detroit Tigers 6 L 28-26 32-27 60-53
August 16, 1985 Cleveland Indians 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 29-26 32-27 61-53
August 17, 1985 Cleveland Indians 5 at Detroit Tigers 7 W 30-26 32-27 62-53
August 18, 1985 Cleveland Indians 0 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 31-26 32-27 63-53
August 19, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at Kansas City Royals 2 L 31-26 32-28 63-54
August 20, 1985 Detroit Tigers 4 at Oakland Athletics 1 W 31-26 33-28 64-54
August 21, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Oakland Athletics 4 L 31-26 33-29 64-55
August 22, 1985 Detroit Tigers 5 at Oakland Athletics 3 W 31-26 34-29 65-55
August 23, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at California Angels 7 L 31-26 34-30 65-56
August 24, 1985 Detroit Tigers 13 at California Angels 2 W 31-26 35-30 66-56
August 25, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at California Angels 7 L 31-26 35-31 66-57
August 26, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at Seattle Mariners 3 W 31-26 36-31 67-57
August 27, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at Seattle Mariners 3 L 31-26 36-32 67-58
August 29, 1985 Oakland Athletics 2 at Detroit Tigers 3 W 32-26 36-32 68-58
August 30, 1985 Oakland Athletics 8 at Detroit Tigers 3 L 32-27 36-32 68-59
August 31, 1985 Oakland Athletics 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 33-27 36-32 69-59
September 1, 1985 Oakland Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 14 W 34-27 36-32 70-59
September 2, 1985 California Angels 11 at Detroit Tigers 1 L 34-28 36-32 70-60
September 3, 1985 California Angels 8 at Detroit Tigers 14 W 35-28 36-32 71-60
September 4, 1985 California Angels 5 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 35-29 36-32 71-61
September 6, 1985 Seattle Mariners 8 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 35-30 36-32 71-62
September 7, 1985 Seattle Mariners 12 at Detroit Tigers 5 L 35-31 36-32 71-63
September 8, 1985 Seattle Mariners 6 at Detroit Tigers 2 L 35-32 36-32 71-64
September 9, 1985 Detroit Tigers 3 at Toronto Blue Jays 5 L 35-32 36-33 71-65
September 10, 1985 Detroit Tigers 1 at Toronto Blue Jays 2 L 35-32 36-34 71-66
September 11, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Toronto Blue Jays 3 L 35-32 36-35 71-67
September 13, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 6 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 35-33 36-35 71-68
September 14, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 3 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 36-33 36-35 72-68
September 14, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 5 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 36-34 36-35 72-69
September 15, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 1 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 37-34 36-35 73-69
September 16, 1985 Baltimore Orioles 14 at Detroit Tigers 7 L 37-35 36-35 73-70
September 17, 1985 New York Yankees 1 at Detroit Tigers 9 W 38-35 36-35 74-70
September 18, 1985 New York Yankees 2 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 39-35 36-35 75-70
September 19, 1985 New York Yankees 3 at Detroit Tigers 10 W 40-35 36-35 76-70
September 20, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at Boston Red Sox 2 W 40-35 37-35 77-70
September 21, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at Boston Red Sox 7 L 40-35 37-36 77-71
September 22, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Boston Red Sox 6 L 40-35 37-37 77-72
September 23, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Boston Red Sox 1 W 40-35 38-37 78-72
September 24, 1985 Detroit Tigers 9 at New York Yankees 1 W 40-35 39-37 79-72
September 25, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at New York Yankees 10 L 40-35 39-38 79-73
September 27, 1985 Boston Red Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 5 W 41-35 39-38 80-73
September 28, 1985 Boston Red Sox 2 at Detroit Tigers 0 L 41-36 39-38 80-74
September 29, 1985 Boston Red Sox 8 at Detroit Tigers 4 L 41-37 39-38 80-75
October 1, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays 1 at Detroit Tigers 6 W 42-37 39-38 81-75
October 2, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays 2 at Detroit Tigers 4 W 43-37 39-38 82-75
October 3, 1985 Toronto Blue Jays 0 at Detroit Tigers 2 W 44-37 39-38 83-75
October 4, 1985 Detroit Tigers 2 at Baltimore Orioles 5 L 44-37 39-39 83-76
October 5, 1985 Detroit Tigers 6 at Baltimore Orioles 7 L 44-37 39-40 83-77
October 6, 1985 Detroit Tigers 11 at Baltimore Orioles 3 W 44-37 40-40 84-77


Baseball


Baseball Search

Latest News

WNBA's Shock Relocating to Tulsa
Posted on Tuesday October 20, 2009

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2009 - The Detroit Shock will relocate to Tulsa, Okla., and will be owned by a group of investors led by Oklahoma businessmen Bill ...

Shock Advance To Eastern Conference Finals
Posted on Friday September 18, 2009

AUBURN HILLS, MI. - With the Detroit Shock's 94-79 win tonight over the Atlanta Dream, the Shock have swept the Dream to advance to their fourth strai...

Detroit Shock Sign Three To Contract Extensions
Posted on Monday September 14, 2009

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - Detroit Shock General Manager Cheryl Reeve announced today that the club signed Deanna Nolan, Katie Smith, and Plenette Pierson ...