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Tuesday May 9,1989This 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 1989-05-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins6Boston Red Sox2BoxFrank ViolaWes GardnerJeff Reardon
California Angels5Detroit Tigers1BoxBert BlylevenPaul Gibson(none)
Cleveland Indians1Kansas City Royals3BoxBret SaberhagenTom Candiotti(none)
Chicago White Sox10Milwaukee Brewers1BoxShawn HillegasBill Wegman(none)
Texas Rangers3New York Yankees5BoxDave LaPointCharlie HoughDave Righetti
Seattle Mariners4Toronto Blue Jays3BoxErik HansonMike FlanaganMike Schooler
San Francisco Giants4Chicago Cubs2BoxMike KrukowPaul KilgusCraig Lefferts
New York Mets3Cincinnati Reds1BoxSid FernandezDanny JacksonRandy Myers
Montreal Expos4Houston Astros2BoxDennis MartinezMike ScottTim Burke
Atlanta Braves7Philadelphia Phillies2BoxJohn SmoltzDon Carman(none)
San Diego Padres3St. Louis Cardinals4BoxKen DayleyGreg HarrisTodd Worrell

Standings as of 1989-05-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1611Boston Red Sox311615.516--170150207-79-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1316764.511
3815New York Yankees321616.5000.5127154-2710-86-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1295871.450
2714Cleveland Indians301515.5000.5131119128-77-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1325874.439
4918Milwaukee Brewers301416.4671.5110127-175-99-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1326765.508
51021Baltimore Orioles301317.4332.5119129-106-107-7L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1327458.561
61325Toronto Blue Jays321121.3445.513213205-116-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1307852.600
71426Detroit Tigers30921.3006.5101136-354-125-9L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1325082.379
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics322210.688--1401132710-612-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1307753.592
222California Angels322111.6561.0141984310-511-6W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1307060.538
344Kansas City Royals311912.6132.5136115217-812-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1317358.557
433Texas Rangers311912.6132.51541421210-69-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1316467.489
5510Seattle Mariners341816.5295.0153161-88-910-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1285573.430
61122Minnesota Twins311318.4198.5138150-126-97-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1316764.511
71223Chicago White Sox321319.4069.0125151-267-96-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1295673.434
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
216St. Louis Cardinals301713.567--124106185-812-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1326963.523
125New York Mets301713.567--10896127-810-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1327062.530
347Chicago Cubs311714.5480.5108117-98-89-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1317655.580
4612Montreal Expos331716.5151.5145162-175-1212-4W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1296465.496
51120Philadelphia Phillies301317.4334.013813628-105-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1325478.409
61224Pittsburgh Pirates311219.3875.5106123-175-117-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium1316269.473
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
138Cincinnati Reds311714.548--118123-59-78-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1315873.443
259San Francisco Giants321715.5310.5132112207-810-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1307555.577
3713San Diego Padres341717.5001.5107134-2710-77-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1287256.563
4816Atlanta Braves331617.4852.0142128146-1110-6W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1274780.370
5917Los Angeles Dodgers311516.4842.0989535-910-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1296267.481
61019Houston Astros321418.4383.513012468-76-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1307258.554