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Tuesday, August 1,1989

Tuesday, August 1,1989

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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Baltimore Orioles 3 Boston Red Sox 5 box | pbp Fenway Park Rob Murphy Pete Harnisch Lee Smith 35,111 3:30
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Baltimore Orioles 2 Boston Red Sox 6 box | pbp Fenway Park Wes Gardner Dave Johnson -- 34,901 2:58
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Texas Rangers 4 Detroit Tigers 3 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Kevin Brown Paul Gibson Jeff Russell 15,305 2:50
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Cleveland Indians 2 Milwaukee Brewers 4 box | pbp County Stadium Jaime Navarro Doug Jones Dan Plesac 22,396 2:31
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Minnesota Twins 5 New York Yankees 4 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Shane Rawley Walt Terrell Jeff Reardon 32,710 2:45
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Chicago White Sox 0 Oakland Athletics 2 box | pbp Oakland-Alameda Cty Colis Curt Young Greg Hibbard Dennis Eckersley 22,536 2:22
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 California Angels 1 Seattle Mariners 8 box | pbp Kingdome Mike Dunne Jim Abbott -- 16,533 2:38
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Kansas City Royals 2 Toronto Blue Jays 1 box | pbp Rogers Centre Bret Saberhagen Todd Stottlemyre -- 48,528 2:25
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 San Diego Padres 5 Atlanta Braves 2 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mark Grant Jim Acker Mark Davis 8,363 3:15
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Houston Astros 5 Cincinnati Reds 0 box | pbp Cinergy Field Rick Rhoden Tim Leary -- 20,999 3:02
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 San Francisco Giants 5 Los Angeles Dodgers 2 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Scott Garrelts Fernando Valenzuela Craig Lefferts 35,716 3:02
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Chicago Cubs 4 Philadelphia Phillies 1 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Steve Wilson Larry McWilliams Mitch Williams 23,614 2:28
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 Montreal Expos 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 4 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Tim Burke Doug Bair -- 14,912 3:28
1989 reg season 1989-08-01 New York Mets 11 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Sid Fernandez Scott Terry -- 40,444 2:44
14 record(s)
Standings on this date
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year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 105 54 51 .514 0.0 476 457 19 L5 25-30 29-21 1 5 11 Yes dnq
1989 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 103 52 51 .505 1.0 489 476 13 W5 25-27 27-24 2 6 12 -- dnq
1989 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 2.5 466 460 6 W2 21-30 31-24 3 8 16 -- dnq
1989 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 2.5 481 455 26 L1 28-27 24-27 4 9 14 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1989 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 105 51 54 .486 3.0 409 412 -3 L4 23-29 28-25 5 10 18 -- dnq
1989 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 105 49 56 .467 5.0 461 536 -75 L2 22-31 27-25 6 12 19 -- dnq
1989 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 104 36 68 .346 17.5 389 523 -134 L2 15-37 21-31 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 106 64 42 .604 0.0 453 387 66 W3 25-23 39-19 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1989 AL West California Angels franchise | log 105 63 42 .600 0.5 460 365 95 L3 26-24 37-18 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 105 58 47 .552 5.5 445 424 21 W3 23-31 35-16 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 104 57 47 .548 6.0 471 466 5 W2 26-25 31-22 4 4 8 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 105 52 53 .495 11.5 505 475 30 W2 24-29 28-24 5 7 13 -- dnq
1989 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 105 51 54 .486 12.5 503 489 14 W2 22-32 29-22 6 11 17 -- dnq
1989 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 106 44 62 .415 20.0 451 534 -83 L2 21-34 23-28 7 13 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 106 62 44 .585 0.0 451 403 48 W2 29-22 33-22 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1989 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 106 60 46 .566 2.0 437 388 49 W1 31-23 29-23 2 4 6 Yes Lost NLCS (Giants)
1989 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 103 55 48 .534 5.5 400 383 17 L1 25-24 29-25 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1989 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 104 54 50 .519 7.0 438 396 42 W1 21-32 33-18 4 6 10 -- dnq
1989 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 106 45 61 .425 17.0 417 452 -35 L5 23-33 22-28 5 10 22 -- dnq
1989 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 106 43 63 .406 19.0 419 476 -57 L1 18-35 24-29 6 11 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 106 62 44 .585 0.0 466 380 86 W1 28-29 34-15 1 1 3 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1989 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 106 61 45 .575 1.0 444 416 28 W3 29-20 32-25 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1989 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 10.0 369 415 -46 W1 26-28 26-26 3 7 15 -- dnq
1989 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 13.5 357 360 -3 L1 23-33 26-25 4 8 20 -- dnq
1989 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 105 48 57 .457 13.5 386 450 -64 L2 23-29 25-28 5 9 21 -- dnq
1989 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 107 43 64 .402 19.5 365 430 -65 L1 18-32 25-32 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Manny Hernandez New York Mets Hist Sold by Minnesota Twins to New York Mets
Ed Vosberg Los Angeles Dodgers Hist Traded from Houston Astros to Los Angeles Dodgers for Javier Ortiz (7/22/1989)
Spike Owen Montreal Expos Hist Activated from Disabled List
Ellis Burks Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
4 record(s)