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Tuesday May 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 1989-05-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox2California Angels7BoxKirk McCaskillMike Smithson(none)
Chicago White Sox7Detroit Tigers9BoxFrank WilliamsMelido Perez(none)
Kansas City Royals8Minnesota Twins1BoxMark GubiczaFrancisco Oliveras(none)
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics2BoxClay ParkerCurt YoungDave Righetti
Milwaukee Brewers5Seattle Mariners6BoxMichael JacksonBill WegmanMike Schooler
Cleveland Indians6Toronto Blue Jays7BoxTom HenkeKeith AthertonDuane Ward
Atlanta Braves3Chicago Cubs4BoxScott SandersonTom GlavineMitch Williams
Pittsburgh Pirates5Cincinnati Reds0BoxRandy KramerRick Mahler(none)
St. Louis Cardinals7Houston Astros8BoxDan SchatzederCris Carpenter(none)
San Diego Padres5Montreal Expos2BoxEric ShowBrian HolmanGreg Harris
San Francisco Giants13Philadelphia Phillies5BoxAtlee HammakerMike Maddux(none)

Standings as of 1989-05-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1614New York Yankees371819.486--139173-3412-116-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1245668.452
2716Boston Red Sox351718.486--18317588-109-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1276661.520
3817Cleveland Indians361719.4720.5156144128-109-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1265670.444
41021Baltimore Orioles341519.4411.5141153-126-109-9L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1287256.563
51224Milwaukee Brewers361521.4172.5128167-396-139-8L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1266660.524
61325Toronto Blue Jays381424.3684.5161172-115-149-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1247549.605
71426Detroit Tigers361323.3614.5126161-355-148-9W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1264680.365
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
311California Angels382513.658--1671125510-615-7W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1246658.532
122Kansas City Royals382513.658--165133329-816-5W5T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1246757.540
233Oakland Athletics382513.658--1661333310-715-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1247450.597
444Texas Rangers352015.5713.51661561011-99-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1276364.496
557Seattle Mariners392118.5384.5179180-18-1013-8W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1235271.423
6919Minnesota Twins361620.4448.0171176-56-910-11L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1266462.508
71122Chicago White Sox381622.4219.0168181-1310-126-10L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1235370.431
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
115New York Mets352015.571--129111188-812-7L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1276760.528
238St. Louis Cardinals361917.5281.5144133115-914-8L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1266759.532
3510Chicago Cubs371918.5142.0121133-128-811-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1257451.592
4611Montreal Expos392019.5132.0172183-116-1214-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1236162.496
51120Philadelphia Phillies361620.4444.5154168-148-108-10L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1265175.405
61223Pittsburgh Pirates361521.4175.5136139-36-129-9W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium1265967.468
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
126Cincinnati Reds372116.568--141148-712-79-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1255471.432
249San Francisco Giants382018.5261.51601332710-1110-7W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1247252.581
3712San Diego Padres412021.4883.0132159-2713-117-10W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1216952.570
4813Houston Astros371819.4863.0148143511-77-12W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1256857.544
5915Los Angeles Dodgers351718.4863.011010197-1110-7W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1256065.480
61018Atlanta Braves391821.4624.016315948-1510-6L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1214576.372


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mark DavidsonRF-LF28.090Traded by Twins to Astros for Greg Johnson. 
Jamie QuirkC-3B34.206Released by Yankees.