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Sunday April 16,1989This date in baseball
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Events that happened in baseball on this date. The page was designed to be like a newspaper sports page with baseball-only. All of the basbeall events for this date have been consolidated into this page. Though historically relevant, it is also a great place to review the prior day's events.

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Games on 1989-04-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox2BoxDennis EckersleyEric King(none)
Texas Rangers9Detroit Tigers6BoxCharlie HoughJack MorrisJeff Russell
Cleveland Indians3Milwaukee Brewers4BoxChuck CrimKeith Atherton(none)
Minnesota Twins9New York Yankees4BoxAllan AndersonTommy John(none)
California Angels10Seattle Mariners0BoxBert BlylevenMike Campbell(none)
Kansas City Royals8Toronto Blue Jays15BoxDavid WellsBret SaberhagenTony Castillo
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers2BoxTim LearyJim Deshaies(none)
Chicago Cubs5Philadelphia Phillies3BoxRick SutcliffeFloyd YoumansMitch Williams
Montreal Expos5Pittsburgh Pirates4BoxJoe HeskethJeff RobinsonTim Burke
Cincinnati Reds5San Diego Padres0BoxRick MahlerEd Whitson(none)
Atlanta Braves7San Francisco Giants2BoxJohn SmoltzKelly DownsJose Alvarez
Atlanta Braves1San Francisco Giants6BoxJoe PriceCharlie Puleo(none)
New York Mets3St. Louis Cardinals5BoxJose DeLeonBob Ojeda(none)

Standings as of 1989-04-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1913Baltimore Orioles1055.500--534763-52-0W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1528270.539
2612Milwaukee Brewers1055.500--3542-72-23-3W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1527676.500
3810Toronto Blue Jays1266.500--6854144-52-1W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1508367.553
41017Cleveland Indians1156.4550.54247-54-51-1L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1516883.450
51120Boston Red Sox1046.4001.05657-11-43-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1527973.520
61325New York Yankees1138.2732.53676-401-22-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1507179.473
71426Detroit Tigers927.2222.52848-200-22-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1535796.373
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Texas Rangers11101.909--6335286-04-1W8T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1517378.483
225Oakland Athletics1385.6153.05847114-34-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1499158.611
337Minnesota Twins1064.6003.56438262-24-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1527478.487
448Kansas City Royals1275.5833.55657-11-26-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1508565.567
559California Angels1376.5384.06148132-15-5W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1498465.564
6714Chicago White Sox1266.5004.5575435-41-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1496386.423
71223Seattle Mariners1248.3336.55178-271-53-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1506981.460
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Chicago Cubs1082.800--504822-06-2W7T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1528567.559
246Philadelphia Phillies1064.6002.0585352-14-3L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1526191.401
3511Montreal Expos1266.5003.04752-52-44-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1507575.500
4818St. Louis Cardinals945.4443.5443952-42-1W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1538271.536
51122Pittsburgh Pirates1147.3644.54549-41-53-2L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium1517081.464
61224New York Mets1037.3005.03538-32-61-1L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1528468.553
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Francisco Giants1284.667--5939203-25-2W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1508466.560
234Cincinnati Reds1174.6360.5464154-23-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1516883.450
3615Atlanta Braves1367.4622.5484625-61-1L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1475790.388
4716San Diego Padres1367.4622.54058-182-14-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1498366.557
5919Los Angeles Dodgers1257.4173.03643-73-52-2W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1487276.486
61021Houston Astros1358.3853.54749-22-23-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1498168.544


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Gary WardOF35.131Released by Yankees.