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Wednesday May 3,1989This 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 1989-05-03

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
California Angels2Baltimore Orioles0BoxRich MonteleoneBob Milacki(none)
Boston Red Sox8Chicago White Sox4BoxMike BoddickerShawn HillegasBob Stanley
Kansas City Royals2Cleveland Indians6BoxTom CandiottiCharlie Leibrandt(none)
Milwaukee Brewers7Minnesota Twins2BoxBill WegmanShane RawleyBill Krueger
Detroit Tigers2Seattle Mariners3BoxErik HansonDoyle AlexanderMike Schooler
New York Yankees1Texas Rangers4BoxKevin BrownAndy Hawkins(none)
Oakland Athletics0Toronto Blue Jays2BoxMike FlanaganMike Moore(none)
Philadelphia Phillies3Atlanta Braves6BoxJohn SmoltzDon Carman(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Los Angeles Dodgers4BoxRay SearageKen Dayley(none)
Houston Astros5Montreal Expos6BoxTim BurkeJuan Agosto(none)
Cincinnati Reds6New York Mets4BoxJose RijoSid FernandezJohn Franco
Chicago Cubs5San Diego Padres4BoxPaul KilgusMark GrantMitch Williams
Pittsburgh Pirates5San Francisco Giants3BoxJohn SmileyDon RobinsonLogan Easley

Standings as of 1989-05-03

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
1510Boston Red Sox251312.520--139124157-66-6W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park1377067.511
2613Baltimore Orioles261313.5000.5109110-16-107-3L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium1367462.544
3816Cleveland Indians251213.4801.010810718-64-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium1376176.445
4917New York Yankees261214.4621.595118-237-75-7L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnYankee Stadium I1356273.459
51020Milwaukee Brewers251114.4402.093108-154-97-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium1377067.511
61325Toronto Blue Jays271017.3704.0110114-45-115-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickExhibition Stadium1357956.585
71426Detroit Tigers25817.3205.085109-244-124-5L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium1375186.372
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Texas Rangers25187.720--120101199-29-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium1376572.474
222Oakland Athletics28199.6790.512199227-512-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum1348054.597
333Kansas City Royals26179.6541.512598276-511-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium1367561.551
445California Angels271611.5933.011486285-511-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium1357560.556
5714Seattle Mariners291415.4836.0135139-44-810-7W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome1335974.444
61122Minnesota Twins251015.4008.0118124-63-77-8L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome1377067.511
71224Chicago White Sox271017.3709.097132-356-94-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park1345975.440
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
137New York Mets251411.560--10084166-78-4L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium1377364.533
226St. Louis Cardinals251411.560--10488163-611-5L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dal MaxvillBusch Stadium II1377265.526
348Montreal Expos271512.556--12812803-912-3W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium1356669.489
459Chicago Cubs261412.5380.594106-125-79-5W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field1367957.581
51019Philadelphia Phillies251114.4403.012011916-85-6L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium1375681.409
61121Pittsburgh Pirates271116.4074.096108-124-87-8W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium1356372.467
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1989 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
114Cincinnati Reds251510.600--10510149-66-4W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Murray CookRiverfront Stadium1376077.438
2611Los Angeles Dodgers271413.5192.09175165-99-4W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium1336370.474
3712San Diego Padres291514.5172.095119-2410-65-8L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jack McKeonJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium1337459.556
4815San Francisco Giants271314.4813.010710346-87-6L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park1357956.585
5918Houston Astros271215.4444.011611066-66-9L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome1357461.548
61223Atlanta Braves281117.3935.5106121-155-116-6W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Russ NixonBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium1325280.394


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
John HooverP26.162Signed as Free Agent by Rangers. 
Lou ThorntonOF26.007Released by Pirates.