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August 20, 1985 in Sports History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

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1st NL pitcher to strike out 200+ in 1st 2 seasons (Dwight Gooden)

Baseball Pitcher Dwight Gooden
Baseball Pitcher
Dwight Gooden
  • Met Dwight Gooden strikes out 16 on way to his 13th consecutive win