The 1984 Major League Baseball season started with a 9-game winning streak by eventual World Series champions Detroit Tigers who started the season with 35 wins and 5 losses and never relinquished the first place lead.

1984 MLB season
LeagueMajor League Baseball
DurationApril 2 – October 14, 1984
Top draft pickShawn Abner
Picked byNew York Mets
Regular season
Season MVPNL: Ryne Sandberg (CHC)
AL: Willie Hernández (DET)
League postseason
AL championsDetroit Tigers
  AL runners-upKansas City Royals
NL championsSan Diego Padres
  NL runners-upChicago Cubs
World Series
ChampionsDetroit Tigers
  Runners-upSan Diego Padres
Finals MVPAlan Trammell (DET)
MLB seasons

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  • September 30: Mike Witt of the California Angels threw a perfect game against the Texas Rangers. He finished with 94 pitches and ten strikeouts.



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