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Events on this Date

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Event NameNotes
Retired Number#3 Retired by Chicago White Sox for Harold Baines
1 record(s)
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MLB Games on Sunday August 20, 1989

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VisTeamLgvScoreHomeTeamLghScoreBoxscoreInnAttendanceBallparkTODGameTimeWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave PitcherHome Runs
Toronto Blue JaysAL2Baltimore OriolesAL7Box | PBP937,242Memorial StadiumDay3:19Pete HarnischDave StiebMark ThurmondDevereaux
Cleveland IndiansAL0California AngelsAL1Box | PBP932,640Anaheim StadiumDay2:10Kirk McCaskillBuddy Black------
Texas RangersAL7Chicago White SoxAL1Box | PBP927,158Comiskey ParkDay2:49Charlie HoughSteve Rosenberg---Boston, Buechele, Sierra
New York YankeesAL6Detroit TigersAL7Box | PBP933,499Tiger StadiumDay2:59Ed NunezEric PlunkMike HennemanBarfield, Lynn, Tolleson
Boston Red SoxAL3Milwaukee BrewersAL6Box | PBP945,579County StadiumDay2:38Jaime NavarroMike SmithsonTony FossasO'Brien
Minnesota TwinsAL0Oakland AthleticsAL5Box | PBP943,875Oakland-Alameda County ColiseumDay2:22Mike MooreAllan Anderson---Canseco
Kansas City RoyalsAL5Seattle MarinersAL4Box | PBP938,729The KingdomeDay2:34Steve CrawfordBrian HolmanJeff MontgomeryJackson
Pittsburgh PiratesNL7Atlanta BravesNL6Box | PBP99,222Atlanta-Fulton County StadiumDay2:52Rick ReedPete SmithBill LandrumHatcher, Smith, Thomas
St. Louis CardinalsNL8Cincinnati RedsNL1Box | PBP921,512Riverfront StadiumDay2:55Jose DeLeonTim Leary---Brunansky, Zeile
Chicago CubsNL4Houston AstrosNL8Box | PBP938,624AstrodomeDay3:18Danny DarwinLes Lancaster---Bass (2), Sandberg (2)
San Diego PadresNL5Montreal ExposNL2Box | PBP939,377Olympic StadiumNight2:19Ed WhitsonBryn SmithMark DavisClark
Los Angeles DodgersNL5New York MetsNL4Box | PBP945,031Shea StadiumDay3:03Alejandro PenaDon AaseJay HowellJohnson, McReynolds, Murray, Randolph
San Francisco GiantsNL5Philadelphia PhilliesNL2Box | PBP936,530Veterans StadiumDay3:14Jeff BrantleyRoger McDowell---Riles
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 20, 1989

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AL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL East1511Baltimore Orioles1236459.520-5545322228-3136-28392316.590
AL East2612Milwaukee Brewers1266561.5160.55495262327-3338-28361620.444
AL East3713Toronto Blue Jays1246361.5081.55605184234-3129-30382612.684
AL East4916Boston Red Sox1225864.4755.5566575-929-3429-30402515.625
AL East51019Cleveland Indians1245866.4686.5471498-2729-3729-29381523.395
AL East61221New York Yankees1245668.4528.5547616-6926-4030-28371819.486
AL East71426Detroit Tigers1244777.37917.5471604-13318-4129-36381226.316
AL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
AL West111California Angels1227448.607-53141811330-2544-23401723.425
AL West222Oakland Athletics1247549.605-5194427731-2744-22382414.632
AL West335Kansas City Royals1237053.5694.55314894231-3539-18392217.564
AL West4410Texas Rangers1226557.5339.0538540-232-3333-24401822.450
AL West5815Minnesota Twins1236063.48814.55765581829-3631-27392019.513
AL West61120Seattle Mariners1235766.46317.5562571-924-3333-33391623.410
AL West71322Chicago White Sox1245272.41923.0528616-8824-3628-36371720.459
NL East
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL East114Chicago Cubs1247153.573-5224645837-2834-25382216.579
NL East247New York Mets1236855.5532.55194447524-3444-21391920.487
NL East358Montreal Expos1246856.5483.05044743030-2938-27381325.342
NL East469St. Louis Cardinals1246757.5404.04884573130-3136-27381919.500
NL East51023Pittsburgh Pirates1245272.41919.0478527-4927-3925-33382216.579
NL East61124Philadelphia Phillies1245173.41120.0493570-7721-3929-35381622.421
NL West
LeagueDivRankLgRankMLBRankTeam NameGPWLWPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayrosGrosWrosLrosPct
NL West123San Francisco Giants1247153.573-5444489632-3339-20382117.553
NL West236Houston Astros1246955.5562.0512514-231-2738-28381721.447
NL West3714San Diego Padres1246163.49210.0448493-4531-3430-29382810.737
NL West4917Cincinnati Reds1245866.46813.0479525-4627-3231-34381721.447
NL West5818Los Angeles Dodgers1245866.46813.0431426527-3831-28361917.528
NL West61225Atlanta Braves1255075.40021.5442518-7623-4027-35351322.371
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