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Friday August 16,1991This 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 1991-08-16

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Kansas City Royals2Boston Red Sox3BoxTony FossasStorm DavisJeff Reardon
Texas Rangers5Cleveland Indians3BoxKevin BrownEric KingJeff Russell
Texas Rangers9Cleveland Indians13BoxJesse OroscoMike Jeffcoat(none)
Toronto Blue Jays2Detroit Tigers5BoxJohn CeruttiJimmy KeyDan Gakeler
Baltimore Orioles5Milwaukee Brewers8BoxDon AugustRoy Smith(none)
Oakland Athletics4Minnesota Twins5BoxRick AguileraGene Nelson(none)
Chicago White Sox5New York Yankees6BoxRich MonteleoneScott Radinsky(none)
California Angels3Seattle Mariners5BoxBill KruegerJoe GraheRob Murphy
Philadelphia Phillies1Chicago Cubs9BoxRick SutcliffeBruce Ruffin(none)
Houston Astros1Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxKevin GrossJim Corsi(none)
St. Louis Cardinals4Montreal Expos2BoxBob TewksburyChris NabholzLee Smith
New York Mets2Pittsburgh Pirates8BoxRandy TomlinSid Fernandez(none)
Atlanta Braves3San Diego Padres2BoxArmando ReynosoRicky BonesMike Stanton
Cincinnati Reds5San Francisco Giants0BoxKip GrossBuddy Black(none)

Standings as of 1991-08-16

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
159Toronto Blue Jays1176354.538--4704541628-2835-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome452817.622
2610Detroit Tigers1176255.5301.0606602423-3539-20W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldTiger Stadium452223.489
3914Boston Red Sox1165858.5004.5507507029-2929-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park462620.565
41121Milwaukee Brewers1165363.4579.5551585-3424-3329-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium463016.652
51222New York Yankees1145262.4569.5497548-5123-3229-30W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Stump MerrillGene MichaelYankee Stadium I481929.396
61324Baltimore Orioles1164868.41414.5495586-9126-3122-37L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium461927.413
71426Cleveland Indians1153877.33024.0411526-11519-4019-37W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium471928.404
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Minnesota Twins1176948.590--5404746635-2634-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome452619.578
223Chicago White Sox1166650.5692.55534896432-2634-24L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron SchuelerComiskey Park II462125.457
335Oakland Athletics1176453.5475.05655541130-3134-22L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum452025.444
448Seattle Mariners1166353.5435.54974385929-3034-23W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome462026.435
5711Kansas City Royals1146054.5267.55365003632-2428-30L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonRoyals Stadium482226.458
6812Texas Rangers1145856.5099.56015901125-3433-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium482721.563
71018California Angels1155659.48712.05064822431-2525-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienAnaheim Stadium472522.532
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Pittsburgh Pirates1146846.596--5374449333-2435-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium483018.625
247St. Louis Cardinals1146252.5446.0485477826-2836-24W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II482226.458
3513Chicago Cubs1155857.50410.5516531-1523-3435-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field451926.422
4716New York Mets1155758.49611.5475470528-3129-27L8T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium462026.435
51020Philadelphia Phillies1155461.47014.5446478-3222-3632-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium472423.511
61225Montreal Expos1144668.40422.0399459-6023-3723-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium472522.532
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Los Angeles Dodgers1156451.557--4783997929-3135-20W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium472918.617
236Atlanta Braves1146252.5441.55424786428-2534-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium483216.667
3615San Francisco Giants1155758.4967.0467462524-3333-25L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park471829.383
4817San Diego Padres1165759.4917.5442483-4130-2827-31L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJoe McIlvaineJack Murphy Stadium462719.587
5919Cincinnati Reds1145559.4828.5467489-2226-3129-28W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium481929.396
61123Houston Astros1154867.41716.0413497-8419-3929-28L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome471730.362


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Dan PetryP32.276Traded by Braves to Red Sox for Mickey Pina.