1986 Minnesota Twins

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71-91 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1986 Minnesota Twins

What was the record of the 1986 Minnesota Twins?

The Minnesota Twins finished the regular season with a 71-91 record. They went 43-38 at home and 28-53 on the road.

What division did the 1986 Minnesota Twins play in?

The 1986 Minnesota Twins played in the West Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1986 Minnesota Twins?

During the regular season, the 1986 Minnesota Twins went 38-40 against their AL West opponents.

What was the 1986 Minnesota Twins record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Chicago White Sox 7-6 53.8% +5
Kansas City Royals 7-6 53.8% -6
Oakland Athletics 6-7 46.2% +9
Seattle Mariners 6-7 46.2% +6
California Angels 6-7 46.2% -4
Texas Rangers 6-7 46.2% -26

What was the 1986 Minnesota Twins record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1986 Minnesota Twins had their best month in June, when they went 14-13 and had a 51.9% win percentage. Their worst month was April, when they went 8-13 and had a 38.1% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 8-13 38.1% -7
May 11-16 40.7% -4
June 14-13 51.9% -6
July 10-16 38.5% -54
August 12-17 41.4% -2
September 13-14 48.1% -26
October 3-2 60% +1

Did the 1986 Minnesota Twins make the Postseason?

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

What was the run differential for the 1986 Minnesota Twins?

The Minnesota Twins finished the regular season with a run differential of -98. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Twins could have been expected to have about 71.8 wins, or a 72-90 record in the regular season.

How did the 1986 Minnesota Twins perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1986 Minnesota Twins went 21-30.

How did the 1986 Minnesota Twins perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1986 Minnesota Twins went 6-7 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1986 Minnesota Twins?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1986 Minnesota Twins was a 4 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1986 Minnesota Twins?

The longest losing streak that the Minnesota Twins had during the 1986 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1986 Minnesota Twins Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

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