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Saturday August 12,1989This date in baseball
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Games on 1989-08-12

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox10Baltimore Orioles8BoxBob StanleyKevin Hickey(none)
Oakland Athletics8California Angels3BoxBob WelchJim AbbottTodd Burns
Milwaukee Brewers5Cleveland Indians1BoxChris BosioScott Bailes(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2Kansas City Royals0BoxTodd StottlemyreMark GubiczaTom Henke
New York Yankees3Minnesota Twins6BoxRoy SmithGreg CadaretJeff Reardon
Chicago White Sox3Seattle Mariners4BoxJerry ReedDonn Pall(none)
Detroit Tigers6Texas Rangers5BoxPaul GibsonKenny RogersGuillermo Hernandez
Philadelphia Phillies7Chicago Cubs9BoxMike BieleckiKen HowellMitch Williams
Cincinnati Reds5Houston Astros6BoxDave SmithJohn Franco(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates2Montreal Expos5BoxKevin GrossJeff RobinsonZane Smith
St. Louis Cardinals1New York Mets3BoxDavid ConeTed PowerRandy Myers
Atlanta Braves5San Diego Padres4BoxTom GlavineBruce HurstJim Acker
Los Angeles Dodgers5San Francisco Giants1BoxFernando ValenzuelaBob Knepper(none)

Standings as of 1989-08-12

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1511Baltimore Orioles1155956.513--5215041726-3033-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium472819.596
2613Boston Red Sox1145757.5001.55465311528-3029-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park482622.542
3715Toronto Blue Jays1165858.5001.55174823529-2829-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium463115.674
4916Milwaukee Brewers1185860.4922.5513505826-3332-27W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium442321.523
51017Cleveland Indians1175760.4873.0450470-2028-3229-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium451629.356
61221New York Yankees1165462.4665.5518578-6024-3430-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I452025.444
71426Detroit Tigers1164274.36217.5442581-13917-4125-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium461729.370
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1177146.607--4944227231-2640-20W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum452817.622
222California Angels1156847.5912.050039510530-2538-22L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium472324.489
336Kansas City Royals1156352.5487.04804602025-3438-18L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium472918.617
4410Texas Rangers1156154.5309.0512515-328-3133-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium472225.468
5814Minnesota Twins1165858.50012.55505232727-3231-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome462224.478
61118Seattle Mariners1165660.48314.5543537624-3332-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome461729.370
71322Chicago White Sox1164967.42221.5490573-8323-3626-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park452025.444
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Chicago Cubs1176849.581--4934326134-2534-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field452520.556
235Montreal Expos1166551.5602.54754363930-2935-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium461630.348
358New York Mets1166353.5434.54934246924-3439-19W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium462422.522
469St. Louis Cardinals1156154.5306.04444291528-2832-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II472522.532
51023Pittsburgh Pirates1164868.41419.5440487-4723-3525-33L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium462620.565
61225Philadelphia Phillies1174770.40221.0466539-7320-3926-32L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium452025.444
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124San Francisco Giants1176750.573--5174298828-3139-19L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park452520.556
247Houston Astros1176453.5473.0478486-831-2733-26W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome452223.489
3712San Diego Padres1185959.5008.5427468-4129-3030-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium443014.682
4819Cincinnati Reds1165561.47411.5453494-4126-3229-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium462026.435
5920Los Angeles Dodgers1175562.47012.0402396624-3431-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium432221.512
61124Atlanta Braves1184870.40719.5410478-6823-3625-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium421527.357


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Ed RomeroSS-2B31.246Signed as Free Agent by Braves.