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Thursday August 9,1990This 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 1990-08-09

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Boston Red Sox14California Angels3BoxRoger ClemensJim Abbott(none)
Texas Rangers13Cleveland Indians5BoxBobby WittBuddy Black(none)
Chicago White Sox3Kansas City Royals5BoxKevin AppierAdam PetersonSteve Farr
Baltimore Orioles2Oakland Athletics5BoxMike MooreDave JohnsonDennis Eckersley
New York Yankees1Seattle Mariners0BoxTim LearyMatt YoungLee Guetterman
Detroit Tigers5Toronto Blue Jays4BoxJeff RobinsonTodd StottlemyreJerry Gleaton
San Diego Padres7Atlanta Braves0BoxBruce HurstCharlie Leibrandt(none)
St. Louis Cardinals3Chicago Cubs1BoxKen HillLance DicksonLee Smith
Los Angeles Dodgers10Cincinnati Reds3BoxRamon MartinezJack Armstrong(none)
Philadelphia Phillies4New York Mets5BoxBob OjedaDarrel AkerfeldsJohn Franco
Montreal Expos7Pittsburgh Pirates6BoxSteve FreyBill LandrumBill Sampen

Standings as of 1990-08-09

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Boston Red Sox1106050.545--476472424-3236-18W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park522824.538
248Toronto Blue Jays1125953.5272.05454757028-2631-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome502723.540
3713Baltimore Orioles1105456.4916.04924593328-3026-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium512229.431
41018Detroit Tigers1135360.4698.5534565-3127-3026-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium492623.531
51221Cleveland Indians1115160.4599.5470499-2924-3327-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium512625.510
61324Milwaukee Brewers1094762.43112.5519537-1823-3024-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium532726.509
71425New York Yankees1104664.41814.0422504-8223-3523-29W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Stump MerrillHardy PetersonYankee Stadium I522131.404
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1127042.625--50239011235-2135-21W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum503317.660
222Chicago White Sox1086444.5934.04674224533-2131-23L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park543024.556
359Texas Rangers1115853.52311.5493506-1327-2931-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium512526.490
4612Seattle Mariners1125755.50913.0448458-1028-2529-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome502030.400
5816California Angels1125359.47317.0459511-5226-3027-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium502723.540
6917Kansas City Royals1105258.47317.04964771923-3229-26W2T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium512328.451
71119Minnesota Twins1125260.46418.0472520-4823-3029-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome502228.440
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
113Pittsburgh Pirates1096445.587--5164397733-2631-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium533122.585
224New York Mets1086345.5830.554342312026-2737-18W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium542826.519
3611Montreal Expos1115754.5148.04584213727-3130-23W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium512823.549
4714Chicago Cubs1115358.47712.0482534-5225-2928-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field512427.471
5815Philadelphia Phillies1095257.47712.0465505-4026-2926-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium532528.472
61022St. Louis Cardinals1125161.45514.5424481-5724-2927-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II501931.380
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
135Cincinnati Reds1096346.578--4733967731-2732-19L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium532825.528
247San Francisco Giants1105951.5364.55054673829-2730-24W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park522626.500
3510Los Angeles Dodgers1095653.5147.04804582224-2932-24W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium533023.566
4920San Diego Padres1105159.46412.5482487-523-2928-30W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium522428.462
51123Houston Astros1114962.44115.0407479-7214-4035-22L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome512625.510
61226Atlanta Braves1094168.37622.0452597-14518-3623-32L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium532429.453


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Tommy GreeneP23.125Traded by Braves with Dale Murphy to Phillies for Victor Rosario, Jim Vatcher and Jeff Parrett. 
Jim VatcherRF-LF24.074Traded by Phillies with Victor Rosario and Jeff Parrett to Braves for Tommy Greene and Dale Murphy.