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MLB Games on Thursday August 17, 1989

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL6Baltimore OriolesAL11Box | PBP940,147Memorial StadiumNight3:05Jeff BallardJohn Cerutti---Bell, Bradley, Jefferson, Ripken
Texas RangersAL1Chicago White SoxAL6Box | PBP912,567Comiskey ParkNight2:31Greg HibbardKevin Brown------
New York YankeesAL2Detroit TigersAL1Box | PBP923,863Tiger StadiumNight2:50Greg CadaretBrian DuboisDave Righetti---
Boston Red SoxAL4Milwaukee BrewersAL8Box | PBP933,978County StadiumNight2:34Chris BosioWes Gardner---Heep, Vaughn
Cleveland IndiansAL0Oakland AthleticsAL1Box | PBP935,071Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:16Bob WelchJohn FarrellDennis EckersleyHenderson
Kansas City RoyalsAL4Seattle MarinersAL2Box | PBP913,720The KingdomeNight2:37Mark GubiczaMike DunneJeff MontgomeryBrett, Jackson, Stillwell
Chicago CubsNL3Cincinnati RedsNL2Box | PBP929,278Riverfront StadiumNight2:46Rick SutcliffeJohn FrancoMitch WilliamsDavis
Pittsburgh PiratesNL3Houston AstrosNL5Box | PBP925,325AstrodomeNight2:44Jim DeshaiesJeff Robinson------
San Francisco GiantsNL10Montreal ExposNL5Box | PBP921,057Olympic StadiumNight3:18Bob KnepperJoe Hesketh---Clark, Mitchell
San Diego PadresNL6New York MetsNL2Box | PBP940,406Shea StadiumDay2:42Bruce HurstFrank Viola------
Los Angeles DodgersNL10Philadelphia PhilliesNL4Box | PBP925,779Veterans StadiumNight3:01Fernando ValenzuelaKen HowellAlejandro PenaMarshall, Murphy
11 record(s)
Glossary:
visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Thursday, August 17, 1989

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East1410Baltimore Orioles1206357.525-5445162828-3135-26422418.571
AL East2612Milwaukee Brewers1236360.5121.55375181927-3336-27391821.462
AL East3713Toronto Blue Jays1216160.5042.55445083632-3029-30412813.683
AL East4916Cleveland Indians1215863.4795.5462484-2229-3429-29411526.366
AL East51017Boston Red Sox1195762.4795.5558563-528-3229-30432617.605
AL East61221New York Yankees1215665.4637.5534597-6326-3730-28401822.450
AL East71426Detroit Tigers1214477.36419.5452591-13918-4126-36411526.366
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111Oakland Athletics1217348.603-5064347231-2742-21412615.634
AL West222California Angels1197148.5971.051740910830-2541-23432023.465
AL West335Kansas City Royals1206753.5585.55104793128-3539-18422517.595
AL West4511Texas Rangers1196257.52110.0518528-1029-3333-24432122.488
AL West5815Minnesota Twins1205961.49213.55685452328-3431-27422121.500
AL West61118Seattle Mariners1205763.47515.5552550224-3333-30421626.381
AL West71322Chicago White Sox1215269.43021.0516596-8024-3628-33401723.425
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East113Chicago Cubs1217150.587-5094426737-2534-25412219.537
NL East236New York Mets1206654.5504.55084367224-3442-20422121.500
NL East357Montreal Expos1216655.5455.04914632830-2936-26411526.366
NL East469St. Louis Cardinals1206555.5425.54704412928-2936-27422121.500
NL East51023Pittsburgh Pirates1215170.42120.0462504-4226-3725-33412318.561
NL East61124Philadelphia Phillies1215071.41321.0488560-7221-3928-33411724.415
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West124San Francisco Giants1216952.570-5344439130-3239-20412318.561
NL West248Houston Astros1216655.5453.0490501-1131-2735-28412021.488
NL West3714San Diego Padres1216061.4969.0437480-4330-3230-29412912.707
NL West4819Los Angeles Dodgers1215764.47112.0423415826-3631-28392019.513
NL West5920Cincinnati Reds1205664.46712.5463507-4427-3229-32421923.452
NL West61225Atlanta Braves1224874.39321.5419502-8323-4025-34381523.395
26 record(s)
Glossary:
League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season