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Games on 1989-08-07

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Minnesota Twins4Baltimore Orioles2BoxRoy SmithJeff BallardJeff Reardon
Milwaukee Brewers3Detroit Tigers5BoxKevin RitzTony FossasMike Henneman
Milwaukee Brewers5Detroit Tigers2BoxTom FilerPaul GibsonDan Plesac
Boston Red Sox4Kansas City Royals6BoxMark GubiczaGreg HarrisSteve Farr
Cleveland Indians0New York Yankees9BoxGreg CadaretScott Bailes(none)
Oakland Athletics1Seattle Mariners5BoxClint ZavarasBob Welch(none)
Texas Rangers1Toronto Blue Jays2BoxJohn CeruttiMike Jeffcoat(none)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs5BoxGreg MadduxPascual Perez(none)
Atlanta Braves1Los Angeles Dodgers0BoxTom GlavineRamon Martinez(none)
New York Mets1Philadelphia Phillies2BoxRoger McDowellJeff Musselman(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Pittsburgh Pirates0BoxTed PowerRick Reed(none)
Houston Astros2San Diego Padres5BoxBruce HurstJim Deshaies(none)
Cincinnati Reds10San Francisco Giants2BoxRon RobinsonJeff BrantleyTim Birtsas

Standings as of 1989-08-07

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Baltimore Orioles1105753.518--4994792026-3031-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium523022.577
2614Toronto Blue Jays1125656.5002.05034723128-2728-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium503317.660
3815Boston Red Sox1095455.4952.55225051725-2829-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park532924.547
4916Cleveland Indians1115457.4863.5424442-1826-3228-25L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium511932.373
51017Milwaukee Brewers1125458.4824.0481482-122-3132-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium502723.540
61220New York Yankees1125359.4735.0499559-6023-3330-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I492128.429
71426Detroit Tigers1114071.36017.5425556-13116-3924-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium511932.373
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111California Angels1106743.609--48737211530-2537-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium522428.462
222Oakland Athletics1126745.5981.04724135927-2540-20L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum503218.640
337Kansas City Royals1116150.5506.54644491525-3436-16W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium513120.608
4410Texas Rangers1105852.5279.0492495-327-3031-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium522527.481
5713Minnesota Twins1125656.50012.05335033026-3130-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome502426.480
61118Seattle Mariners1115358.47714.5523515822-3231-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome512031.392
71322Chicago White Sox1114764.42320.5472554-8222-3525-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park502228.440
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Chicago Cubs1126448.571--4554055034-2530-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field502921.580
235Montreal Expos1126349.5631.04644263830-2733-22L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium501832.360
358St. Louis Cardinals1095950.5413.54274062126-2432-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II532726.509
469New York Mets1105852.5275.04644154922-3436-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium522923.558
51023Pittsburgh Pirates1124765.42017.0428470-4223-3324-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium502723.540
61124Philadelphia Phillies1124666.41118.0441493-5219-3726-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium502129.420
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123San Francisco Giants1126448.571--4884088028-3136-17L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park502822.560
246Houston Astros1126250.5542.0455457-230-2532-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome502426.480
3712San Diego Padres1125656.5008.0398441-4329-3027-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium503317.660
4819Cincinnati Reds1115358.47710.5428469-4124-2929-29W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium512229.431
5921Los Angeles Dodgers1135360.46911.5382377523-3330-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium472423.511
61225Atlanta Braves1134568.39819.5391454-6320-3425-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium471829.383


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Keith AthertonP30.169Released by Indians. 
Greg HarrisP33.279Claimed on waivers by Red Sox from Phillies. 
Rick ParkerLF-RF26.140Traded by Phillies with Steve Bedrosian to Giants for Charlie Hayes, Dennis Cook and Terry Mulholland.