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Sunday August 6,1989This 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 1989-08-06

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Texas Rangers2Baltimore Orioles3BoxMark WilliamsonJeff Russell(none)
Cleveland Indians4Boston Red Sox6BoxRob MurphyJesse Orosco(none)
Detroit Tigers4Chicago White Sox3BoxFrank TananaGreg Hibbard(none)
California Angels6Milwaukee Brewers0BoxJim AbbottJaime Navarro(none)
Kansas City Royals3Minnesota Twins2BoxBret SaberhagenShane RawleyJeff Montgomery
Oakland Athletics2Seattle Mariners1BoxStorm DavisMike DunneDennis Eckersley
New York Yankees5Toronto Blue Jays6BoxTodd StottlemyreWalt Terrell(none)
Atlanta Braves2Cincinnati Reds3BoxNorm CharltonJoe Boever(none)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxFernando ValenzuelaDennis RasmussenJay Howell
Montreal Expos1New York Mets2BoxJeff MusselmanSteve Frey(none)
Chicago Cubs4Pittsburgh Pirates5BoxDoug DrabekScott Sanderson(none)
Houston Astros3San Francisco Giants2BoxJuan AgostoCraig LeffertsDave Smith
Philadelphia Phillies4St. Louis Cardinals5BoxTodd WorrellJeff Parrett(none)

Standings as of 1989-08-06

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Baltimore Orioles1095752.523--4974752226-3031-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium533023.566
2612Boston Red Sox1085454.5002.55184991925-2729-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park542925.537
3715Toronto Blue Jays1115556.4953.05014713028-2727-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium513417.667
4916Cleveland Indians1105456.4913.5424433-926-3128-25L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium521933.365
51017Milwaukee Brewers1105357.4824.5473475-221-3032-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium522824.538
61221New York Yankees1115259.4686.0490559-6923-3329-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I502228.440
71426Detroit Tigers1093970.35818.0418548-13016-3923-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium532033.377
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111California Angels1106743.609--48737211530-2537-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium522428.462
222Oakland Athletics1116744.6040.54714086327-2440-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum513219.627
337Kansas City Royals1106050.5457.04584451325-3435-16W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium523220.615
449Texas Rangers1095851.5328.5491493-227-2931-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium532528.472
5814Minnesota Twins1115556.49512.55295012825-3130-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome512526.490
61119Seattle Mariners1105258.47315.0518514422-3230-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome522131.404
71323Chicago White Sox1114764.42320.5472554-8222-3525-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park502228.440
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
234Montreal Expos1116348.568--4624214130-2633-22L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium511833.353
125Chicago Cubs1116348.568--4504034734-2529-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field513021.588
358St. Louis Cardinals1085850.5373.54234061725-2432-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II542826.519
4610New York Mets1095851.5324.04634135022-3336-18W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium532924.547
51022Pittsburgh Pirates1114764.42316.0428466-3823-3324-31W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium512724.529
61124Philadelphia Phillies1114566.40518.0439492-5319-3725-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium512229.431
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113San Francisco Giants1116447.577--4863988828-3136-16L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park512823.549
246Houston Astros1116249.5592.0453452130-2432-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome512427.471
3713San Diego Padres1115556.4959.0393439-4629-3026-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium513417.667
4818Los Angeles Dodgers1125359.47311.5382376623-3330-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium482424.500
5920Cincinnati Reds1105258.47311.5418467-4923-2929-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium522329.442
61225Atlanta Braves1124468.39320.5390454-6419-3425-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium481929.396


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Mike TrujilloP29.207Purchased by Mets from Tigers.