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Tuesday August 28,1990This 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 1990-08-28

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
New York Yankees11Baltimore Orioles3BoxMike WittJose Mesa(none)
Texas Rangers0California Angels2BoxKirk McCaskillNolan Ryan(none)
Boston Red Sox6Cleveland Indians5BoxWes GardnerDoug JonesJeff Gray
Chicago White Sox6Minnesota Twins12BoxTim DrummondAdam PetersonGary Wayne
Kansas City Royals2Oakland Athletics3BoxMike MooreJeff Montgomery(none)
Detroit Tigers3Seattle Mariners4BoxKeith ComstockPaul Gibson(none)
Milwaukee Brewers6Toronto Blue Jays2BoxJaime NavarroDave Stieb(none)
Pittsburgh Pirates0Atlanta Braves9BoxCharlie LeibrandtJohn Smiley(none)
St. Louis Cardinals1Cincinnati Reds2BoxJose RijoJoe MagraneRandy Myers
Chicago Cubs5Houston Astros2BoxGreg MadduxBill Gullickson(none)
San Francisco Giants2Montreal Expos5BoxMark GardnerScott GarreltsTim Burke
San Diego Padres0New York Mets4BoxDavid ConeCalvin Schiraldi(none)
Los Angeles Dodgers5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxJim NeidlingerJose De Jesus(none)

Standings as of 1990-08-28

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
136Boston Red Sox1287157.555--5445212332-3639-21W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park341717.500
2511Toronto Blue Jays1306664.5086.06125347833-3033-34L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome322012.625
3917Milwaukee Brewers1286068.46911.0611615-432-3428-34W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium341420.412
41019Detroit Tigers1296069.46511.5617650-3328-3432-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill LajoieTiger Stadium331914.576
51120Baltimore Orioles1275968.46511.5547561-1431-3628-32L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium341717.500
61221Cleveland Indians1285969.46112.0565582-1727-3832-31L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium341816.529
71425New York Yankees1285573.43016.0481576-9525-4130-32W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Stump MerrillGene MichaelYankee Stadium I341222.353
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Oakland Athletics1288048.625--56944612339-2641-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum342311.676
224Chicago White Sox1277354.5756.55385033535-2538-29L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry HimesComiskey Park352114.600
3410Texas Rangers1296663.51214.5546569-2329-3537-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium331716.515
4613Kansas City Royals1286464.50016.05855384724-3540-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D John SchuerholzRoyals Stadium331122.333
5712California Angels1306565.50016.0537573-3631-3534-30W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Mike PortAnaheim Stadium321517.469
6814Seattle Mariners1296366.48817.5499522-2330-3333-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome331419.424
71323Minnesota Twins1295871.45022.5541602-6127-3831-33W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome331617.485
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Pittsburgh Pirates1287454.578--5825136937-2737-27L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium342113.618
235New York Mets1267155.5632.060749011730-3341-22W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium362016.556
358Montreal Expos1286761.5237.05244735131-3636-25W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium341816.529
4715Chicago Cubs1276166.48012.5547607-6030-3431-32W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field351619.457
5918Philadelphia Phillies1265967.46814.0526579-5330-3829-29L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium361818.500
61022St. Louis Cardinals1285870.45316.0482533-5128-3230-38L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II341222.353
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1990 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Cincinnati Reds1277453.583--5484559336-2838-25W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium351718.486
247Los Angeles Dodgers1286860.5316.55575273029-3339-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium341816.529
369San Francisco Giants1286662.5168.55765552130-3436-28L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park341915.559
4816San Diego Padres1276067.47214.0535529628-3232-35L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJack McKeonJack Murphy Stadium351520.429
51124Houston Astros1295772.44218.0464552-8820-4537-27L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome331815.545
61226Atlanta Braves1285078.39124.5541676-13522-4228-36W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxBobby CoxAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium341519.441


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Brian FisherP28.163Released by Astros. 
Wallace Johnson1B-2B33.246Signed as Free Agent by Athletics. 
Doug SiskP32.336Released by Braves.