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Events on this Date

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Retired Number#8 Retired by Boston Red Sox for Carl Yastrzemski
1 record(s)
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MLB Games on Sunday August 6, 1989

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Texas RangersAL2Baltimore OriolesAL3Box | PBP1028,592Memorial StadiumDay3:25Mark WilliamsonJeff Russell---Buechele, Devereaux
Cleveland IndiansAL4Boston Red SoxAL6Box | PBP933,935Fenway ParkDay2:53Rob MurphyJesse Orosco---Burks, Rivera
Detroit TigersAL4Chicago White SoxAL3Box | PBP914,418Comiskey ParkDay2:55Frank TananaGreg Hibbard------
California AngelsAL6Milwaukee BrewersAL0Box | PBP931,455County StadiumDay2:59Jim AbbottJaime Navarro------
Kansas City RoyalsAL3Minnesota TwinsAL2Box | PBP935,028Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeDay2:51Bret SaberhagenShane RawleyJeff Montgomery---
Oakland AthleticsAL2Seattle MarinersAL1Box | PBP919,303The KingdomeNight2:32Storm DavisMike DunneDennis EckersleyCotto
New York YankeesAL5Toronto Blue JaysAL6Box | PBP949,025SkyDomeDay2:29Todd StottlemyreWalt Terrell---Barfield, Lee, Mattingly, McGriff
Atlanta BravesNL2Cincinnati RedsNL3Box | PBP938,077Riverfront StadiumDay2:29Norm CharltonJoe Boever---Davis, Treadway
San Diego PadresNL2Los Angeles DodgersNL4Box | PBP941,775Dodger StadiumDay2:39Fernando ValenzuelaDennis RasmussenJay HowellClark
Montreal ExposNL1New York MetsNL2Box | PBP1443,658Shea StadiumDay4:55Jeff MusselmanSteve Frey---McReynolds, Strawberry
Chicago CubsNL4Pittsburgh PiratesNL5Box | PBP1824,716Three Rivers StadiumDay5:42Doug DrabekScott Sanderson---Dawson, King, Smith, Van Slyke
Houston AstrosNL3San Francisco GiantsNL2Box | PBP952,292Candlestick ParkDay3:26Juan AgostoCraig LeffertsDave SmithClark
Philadelphia PhilliesNL4St. Louis CardinalsNL5Box | PBP1038,736Busch Stadium IINight3:11Todd WorrellJeff Parrett---Pendleton
13 record(s)
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visTeam Visiting Team Lg League vScore Visiting team runs scored homeTeam Home Team hScore Home team runs scored Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season TOD Time of Day (Day or Night) GameTime Time of play for the game Winning Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when winning team went ahead for good Losing Pitcher The Pitcher in the game when losing team was losing for the rest of the game Save Pitcher The final pitcher for the winning team in a close game

Standings on Sunday, August 06, 1989

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East1511Baltimore Orioles1095752.523-4974752226-3031-22533023.566
AL East2612Boston Red Sox1085454.5002.55184991925-2729-27542925.537
AL East3715Toronto Blue Jays1115556.4953.05014713028-2727-29513417.667
AL East4916Cleveland Indians1105456.4913.5424433-926-3128-25521933.365
AL East51017Milwaukee Brewers1105357.4824.5473475-221-3032-27522824.538
AL East61221New York Yankees1115259.4686.0490559-6923-3329-26502228.440
AL East71426Detroit Tigers1093970.35818.0418548-13016-3923-31532033.377
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111California Angels1106743.609-48737211530-2537-18522428.462
AL West222Oakland Athletics1116744.6040.54714086327-2440-20513219.627
AL West337Kansas City Royals1106050.5457.04584451325-3435-16523220.615
AL West449Texas Rangers1095851.5328.5491493-227-2931-22532528.472
AL West5814Minnesota Twins1115556.49512.55295012825-3130-25512526.490
AL West61119Seattle Mariners1105258.47315.0518514422-3230-26522131.404
AL West71323Chicago White Sox1114764.42320.5472554-8222-3525-29502228.440
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East125Chicago Cubs1116348.568-4504034734-2529-23513021.588
NL East234Montreal Expos1116348.568-4624214130-2633-22511833.353
NL East358St. Louis Cardinals1085850.5373.54234061725-2432-27542826.519
NL East4610New York Mets1095851.5324.04634135022-3336-18532924.547
NL East51022Pittsburgh Pirates1114764.42316.0428466-3823-3324-31512724.529
NL East61124Philadelphia Phillies1114566.40518.0439492-5319-3725-30512229.431
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West113San Francisco Giants1116447.577-4863988828-3136-16512823.549
NL West246Houston Astros1116249.5592.0453452130-2432-25512427.471
NL West3713San Diego Padres1115556.4959.0393439-4629-3026-26513417.667
NL West4818Los Angeles Dodgers1125359.47311.5382376623-3330-26482424.500
NL West5920Cincinnati Reds1105258.47311.5418467-4923-2929-29522329.442
NL West61225Atlanta Braves1124468.39320.5390454-6419-3425-34481929.396
26 record(s)
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League Abbreviation or name of league divRank Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL MLBRank Rank in all of Major League Baseball for the season Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. GP Games Played. Usually refers to a team W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Home Home Team rosG Rest-of-Season Games rosW Rest-of-Season Wins rosL Rest-of-Season Losses rosPct Winning Percentage for Rest of season