1986 Detroit Tigers

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Season Overview

87-75 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1986 Detroit Tigers

What was the record of the 1986 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a 87-75 record. They went 49-32 at home and 38-43 on the road.

What division did the 1986 Detroit Tigers play in?

The 1986 Detroit Tigers played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1986 Detroit Tigers?

During the regular season, the 1986 Detroit Tigers went 45-33 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1986 Detroit Tigers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Baltimore Orioles 12-1 92.3% +51
Cleveland Indians 9-4 69.2% +33
Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 61.5% +13
Boston Red Sox 6-7 46.2% -2
New York Yankees 6-7 46.2% -2
Toronto Blue Jays 4-9 30.8% -29

What was the 1986 Detroit Tigers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1986 Detroit Tigers had their best month in July, when they went 17-11 and had a 60.7% win percentage. Their worst month was August, when they went 14-16 and had a 46.7% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 10-9 52.6% -4
May 13-13 50% 0
June 14-15 48.3% -2
July 17-11 60.7% +51
August 14-16 46.7% +15
September 14-11 56.0% +9
October 5-0 100% +15

Did the 1986 Detroit Tigers make the Postseason?

No, the Tigers didn't make the Postseason in 1986.

What was the run differential for the 1986 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a run differential of +84. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Tigers could have been expected to have about 89.2 wins, or a 89-73 record in the regular season.

How did the 1986 Detroit Tigers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1986 Detroit Tigers went 24-24.

How did the 1986 Detroit Tigers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1986 Detroit Tigers went 8-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1986 Detroit Tigers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 Detroit Tigers was a 5 game winning streak on 5 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1986 Detroit Tigers?

The longest losing streak that the Detroit Tigers had during the 1986 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

1986 Detroit Tigers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 7, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Wed, Apr 9, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5 (10)
Thu, Apr 10, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Fri, Apr 11, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 2
Sat, Apr 12, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Apr 13, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 8
Mon, Apr 14, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Win 10 - 8
Wed, Apr 16, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 10
Thu, Apr 17, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Win 10 - 6
Fri, Apr 18, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Sat, Apr 19, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 8
Mon, Apr 21, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 4
Tue, Apr 22, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Apr 23, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 1
Fri, Apr 25, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 7 - 9
Sat, Apr 26, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Sun, Apr 27, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 1
Tue, Apr 29, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Wed, Apr 30, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 7
Fri, May 2, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 10
Sat, May 3, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 4
Sun, May 4, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 1
Mon, May 5, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Win 10 - 3
Tue, May 6, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 7, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2
Fri, May 9, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 7 - 8
Sat, May 10, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 12
Sun, May 11, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 1
Mon, May 12, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 5 - 6
Tue, May 13, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 4 (11)
Wed, May 14, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 8 - 2
Thu, May 15, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 8
Fri, May 16, 1986 vs California Angels Loss 1 - 11
Sat, May 17, 1986 vs California Angels Win 10 - 4
Tue, May 20, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Win 12 - 0
Wed, May 21, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 4
Thu, May 22, 1986 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 5
Fri, May 23, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 5
Sat, May 24, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 1
Sun, May 25, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1
Mon, May 26, 1986 vs Oakland Athletics Win 5 - 4 (10)
Wed, May 28, 1986 @ California Angels Win 4 - 1
Thu, May 29, 1986 @ California Angels Win 7 - 4
Fri, May 30, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 7 - 8 (12)
Sat, May 31, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jun 1, 1986 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 9
Mon, Jun 2, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 7
Tue, Jun 3, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 6
Wed, Jun 4, 1986 @ Oakland Athletics Win 8 - 5
Fri, Jun 6, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 12
Sat, Jun 7, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jun 8, 1986 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 4
Mon, Jun 9, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 7 - 9 (11)
Tue, Jun 10, 1986 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 6
Wed, Jun 11, 1986 vs New York Yankees Win 9 - 3
Thu, Jun 12, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 0 - 9
Fri, Jun 13, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 10 - 5
Sat, Jun 14, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 5 - 6
Sun, Jun 15, 1986 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 6 - 9
Mon, Jun 16, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4
Tue, Jun 17, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 18, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jun 19, 1986 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 5
Fri, Jun 20, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jun 21, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 22, 1986 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jun 24, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Wed, Jun 25, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 11 - 2
Thu, Jun 26, 1986 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 8 - 3
Fri, Jun 27, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 4 - 2 (11)
Sat, Jun 28, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 5
Sun, Jun 29, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 5
Sun, Jun 29, 1986 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 1 - 3
Mon, Jun 30, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 1, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Wed, Jul 2, 1986 @ New York Yankees Win 8 - 3
Thu, Jul 3, 1986 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 9
Fri, Jul 4, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jul 5, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 9
Sun, Jul 6, 1986 @ Texas Rangers Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jul 7, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 8 - 10
Tue, Jul 8, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Wed, Jul 9, 1986 @ Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 0
Fri, Jul 11, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jul 11, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 7 (11)
Sat, Jul 12, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 7
Sun, Jul 13, 1986 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 0
Thu, Jul 17, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jul 18, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 5 - 0
Sat, Jul 19, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 5 - 3 (12)
Sun, Jul 20, 1986 vs Texas Rangers Win 4 - 0
Mon, Jul 21, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Jul 22, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 0
Wed, Jul 23, 1986 vs Minnesota Twins Win 12 - 2
Thu, Jul 24, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 1
Fri, Jul 25, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Win 9 - 2
Sat, Jul 26, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 3 (11)
Sun, Jul 27, 1986 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 5
Mon, Jul 28, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 1
Tue, Jul 29, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 3 (11)
Wed, Jul 30, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 3
Thu, Jul 31, 1986 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 7 - 8
Fri, Aug 1, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Sat, Aug 2, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Aug 3, 1986 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 10
Tue, Aug 5, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 5
Tue, Aug 5, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 11 - 9
Thu, Aug 7, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 15 - 1
Thu, Aug 7, 1986 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 2
Fri, Aug 8, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Aug 9, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 7 - 8
Sun, Aug 10, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 6 - 9
Mon, Aug 11, 1986 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 0
Tue, Aug 12, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Wed, Aug 13, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Thu, Aug 14, 1986 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 8
Fri, Aug 15, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 8
Sat, Aug 16, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Win 12 - 6
Sun, Aug 17, 1986 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 7
Tue, Aug 19, 1986 vs California Angels Loss 2 - 5
Tue, Aug 19, 1986 vs California Angels Win 8 - 3
Wed, Aug 20, 1986 vs California Angels Win 3 - 0