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Tuesday, August 8,1989

Tuesday, August 8,1989

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Based on data sourced from Retrosheet.org.

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
Games on this date
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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.
year gametype box date visiting team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Minnesota Twins  1  Baltimore Orioles  6  box | pbp Memorial Stadium Dave Johnson Rick Aguilera -- 27,875 2:43
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Seattle Mariners  6  California Angels  4  box | pbp Angel Stadium of Anaheim Jerry Reed Greg Minton Mike Schooler 27,252 3:02
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Oakland Athletics  3  Chicago White Sox  2  box | pbp Comiskey Park I Rick Honeycutt Donn Pall Dennis Eckersley 17,832 3:21
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Milwaukee Brewers  3  Detroit Tigers  6  box | pbp Tiger Stadium Jeff Robinson Don August Guillermo Hernandez 16,503 2:39
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Boston Red Sox  1  Kansas City Royals  8  box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Tom Gordon Tom Bolton -- 32,015 2:22
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Cleveland Indians  3  New York Yankees  1  box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Tom Candiotti Chuck Cary Doug Jones 25,192 2:38
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Texas Rangers  0  Toronto Blue Jays  7  box | pbp Rogers Centre Mauro Gozzo Bobby Witt -- 48,689 2:36
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Montreal Expos  2  Chicago Cubs  4  box | pbp Wrigley Field Mike Bielecki Dennis Martinez Les Lancaster 38,126 2:36
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Atlanta Braves  2  Los Angeles Dodgers  10  box | pbp Dodger Stadium Orel Hershiser John Smoltz -- 30,713 2:28
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 New York Mets  9  Philadelphia Phillies  0  box | pbp Veterans Stadium David Cone Bruce Ruffin -- 35,196 2:30
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 St. Louis Cardinals  3  Pittsburgh Pirates  7  box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Bob Walk Ken Hill -- 13,884 2:37
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Houston Astros  12  San Diego Padres  3  box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Jim Clancy Don Schulze -- 16,988 2:46
1989 reg season Aug 8,1989 Cincinnati Reds  10  San Francisco Giants  4  box | pbp Candlestick Park Tom Browning Russ Swan -- 20,765 2:30
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • 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.
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 111 58 53 .523 0.0 505 480 25 W1 26-30 32-23 1 5 10 Yes dnq
1989 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 113 57 56 .504 2.0 510 472 38 W3 28-27 29-29 2 6 12 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1989 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 112 55 57 .491 3.5 427 443 -16 W1 27-32 28-25 3 8 15 -- dnq
1989 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 110 54 56 .491 3.5 523 513 10 L2 25-29 29-27 4 9 16 -- dnq
1989 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 113 54 59 .478 5.0 484 488 -4 L1 22-32 32-27 5 11 19 -- dnq
1989 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 113 53 60 .469 6.0 500 562 -62 L1 23-33 30-27 6 12 21 -- dnq
1989 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 112 41 71 .366 17.5 431 559 -128 W1 16-39 25-32 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 AL West California Angels franchise | log 111 67 44 .604 0.0 491 378 113 L1 30-25 37-19 1 1 1 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 113 68 45 .602 0.0 475 415 60 W1 28-25 40-20 2 2 2 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1989 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 112 62 50 .554 5.5 472 450 22 W3 25-34 37-16 3 3 7 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 111 58 53 .523 9.0 492 502 -10 L4 27-31 31-22 4 4 11 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 113 56 57 .496 12.0 534 509 25 L1 26-32 30-25 5 7 13 -- dnq
1989 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 112 54 58 .482 13.5 529 519 10 W2 23-32 31-26 6 10 17 -- dnq
1989 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 112 47 65 .420 20.5 474 557 -83 L2 22-35 25-30 7 13 23 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 113 65 48 .575 0.0 459 407 52 W2 34-25 31-23 1 1 3 Yes Lost NLCS (Giants)
1989 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 113 63 50 .558 2.0 466 430 36 L6 30-28 33-22 2 4 5 Yes dnq
1989 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 110 59 51 .536 4.5 430 413 17 L1 26-25 32-27 3 5 8 Yes dnq
1989 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 111 59 52 .532 5.0 473 415 58 W1 23-34 36-18 4 6 9 -- dnq
1989 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 113 48 65 .425 17.0 435 473 -38 W1 23-33 25-32 5 10 22 -- dnq
1989 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 113 46 67 .407 19.0 441 502 -61 L1 19-37 26-31 6 11 24 -- dnq
year league division team name links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lg rk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 113 64 49 .566 0.0 492 418 74 L3 28-31 36-18 1 2 4 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1989 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 113 63 50 .558 1.0 467 460 7 W1 31-25 32-25 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1989 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 113 56 57 .496 8.0 401 453 -52 L1 29-30 27-27 3 7 14 -- dnq
1989 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 112 54 58 .482 9.5 438 473 -35 W3 25-29 29-29 4 8 18 -- dnq
1989 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 114 54 60 .474 10.5 392 379 13 W1 23-33 31-27 5 9 20 -- dnq
1989 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 114 45 69 .395 19.5 393 464 -71 L1 20-35 25-34 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)