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Games on 1990-08-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees3Baltimore Orioles2BoxTim LearyAnthony TelfordDave Righetti
Texas Rangers2California Angels9BoxJim AbbottJohn Barfield(none)
Boston Red Sox7Cleveland Indians1BoxDana KieckerMike Walker(none)
Chicago White Sox1Minnesota Twins6BoxMark GuthrieWayne Edwards(none)
Kansas City Royals6Oakland Athletics0BoxKevin AppierScott Sanderson(none)
Detroit Tigers4Seattle Mariners2BoxWalt TerrellMatt YoungJerry Gleaton
Milwaukee Brewers3Toronto Blue Jays7BoxJimmy KeyMark KnudsonDuane Ward
Pittsburgh Pirates10Atlanta Braves0BoxDoug DrabekSteve Avery(none)
St. Louis Cardinals9Cincinnati Reds1BoxBob TewksburyTom Browning(none)
Chicago Cubs0Houston Astros1BoxMark PortugalRick SutcliffeLarry Andersen
San Francisco Giants6Montreal Expos5BoxJeff BrantleyBill SampenSteve Bedrosian
San Diego Padres1New York Mets2BoxBob OjedaGreg Harris(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers12Philadelphia Phillies2BoxFernando ValenzuelaTommy GreeneTim Crews

Standings as of 1990-08-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Boston Red Sox1297257.558--5515222933-3639-21W6T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park331617.485
2410Toronto Blue Jays1316764.5116.06195378233-3034-34W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome311912.613
3916Detroit Tigers1306169.46911.5621652-3129-3432-35W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium321814.563
41018Milwaukee Brewers1296069.46512.0614622-832-3528-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium331419.424
51120Baltimore Orioles1285969.46112.5549564-1531-3628-33L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium331716.515
61222Cleveland Indians1295970.45713.0566589-2327-3832-32L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium331815.545
71425New York Yankees1295673.43416.0484578-9426-4130-32W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Stump MerrillGene MichaelYankee Stadium I331122.333
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1298049.620--56945211739-2641-23L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum332310.697
224Chicago White Sox1287355.5706.55395093035-2638-29L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park342113.618
3511Texas Rangers1306664.50814.5548578-3029-3637-28L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium321715.531
4612Kansas City Royals1296564.50415.05915385325-3540-29W1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium321022.313
5713California Angels1316665.50415.0546575-2931-3535-30W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium311417.452
6814Seattle Mariners1306367.48517.5501526-2530-3333-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome321418.438
71323Minnesota Twins1305971.45421.5547603-5627-3832-33W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome321517.469
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Pittsburgh Pirates1297554.581--5925137938-2737-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium332013.606
235New York Mets1277255.5672.060949111830-3342-22W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium351916.543
368Montreal Expos1296762.5198.05294795031-3636-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium331815.545
4715Chicago Cubs1286167.47713.5547608-6130-3531-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field341618.471
5919Philadelphia Phillies1275968.46515.0528591-6330-3829-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium351817.514
61021St. Louis Cardinals1295970.45716.0491534-4329-3230-38W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II331122.333
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Cincinnati Reds1287454.578--5494648536-2838-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium341717.500
247Los Angeles Dodgers1296960.5355.55695294030-3339-27W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium331716.515
359San Francisco Giants1296762.5197.55825602231-3436-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park331815.545
4817San Diego Padres1286068.46914.0536531528-3332-35L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium341519.441
51124Houston Astros1305872.44617.0465552-8720-4538-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome321715.531
61226Atlanta Braves1295079.38824.5541686-14522-4228-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium331518.455


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Harold BainesOF31.167Traded by Rangers to Athletics for Scott Chiamparino and Joe Bitker. 
Brian DuboisP23.133Claimed on waivers by Orioles from Tigers. 
Ken GriffeyOF40.141Signed as Free Agent by Mariners. 
Felix JoseRF25.119Traded by Athletics with Daryl Green and Stan Royer to Cardinals for Willie McGee. 
Willie McGeeRF-CF31.300Traded by Cardinals to Athletics for Daryl Green, Stan Royer and Felix Jose. 
Stan Royer3B-1B22.364Traded by Athletics with Daryl Green and Felix Jose to Cardinals for Willie McGee.