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Thursday August 29,1991This 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 1991-08-29

Vis TeamRHome TeamRBoxWinning PitcherLosing PitcherSave Pitcher
Cleveland Indians2Chicago White Sox7BoxJack McDowellWillie Blair(none)
Toronto Blue Jays6New York Yankees2BoxDavid WellsJeff Johnson(none)
New York Mets0Atlanta Braves2BoxJohn SmoltzAnthony YoungMike Stanton
Montreal Expos4Cincinnati Reds5BoxJose RijoBrian BarnesRob Dibble
Pittsburgh Pirates4Los Angeles Dodgers1BoxRoger MasonMike MorganBill Landrum
Houston Astros5Philadelphia Phillies1BoxMark PortugalDanny Cox(none)
Chicago Cubs5San Francisco Giants4BoxGreg MadduxFrancisco Oliveras(none)
San Diego Padres1St. Louis Cardinals0BoxAndy BenesOmar Olivares(none)

Standings as of 1991-08-29

TopPREV   NEXTRecord in remaining games at far right
RkLgMLBAL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
124Toronto Blue Jays1297257.558--5334963734-2838-29W5T S R Log Off Def SP D Pat GillickSkyDome331914.576
237Detroit Tigers1286959.5392.56596411827-3742-22L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe McDonaldTiger Stadium341519.441
3915Boston Red Sox1276463.5047.0558554431-3333-30L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lou GormanFenway Park352015.571
41121Milwaukee Brewers1276067.47211.0614626-1229-3731-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Harry DaltonCounty Stadium352312.657
51222New York Yankees1265769.45213.5550619-6926-3531-34L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Stump MerrillGene MichaelYankee Stadium I361422.389
61324Baltimore Orioles1275275.40919.0532634-10228-3424-41L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Memorial Stadium351520.429
71426Cleveland Indians1274285.33129.0448583-13519-4423-41L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Hank PetersCleveland Stadium351520.429
RkLgMLBAL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
111Minnesota Twins1297752.597--6115219038-2939-23W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom KellyAndy MacPhailHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome331815.545
248Oakland Athletics1296960.5358.0607622-1531-3338-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tony La RussaSandy AldersonOakland-Alameda County Coliseum331518.455
359Chicago White Sox1286860.5318.55965445233-3335-27W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Ron SchuelerComiskey Park II341915.559
5710Texas Rangers1266660.5249.56626313132-3634-24L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Tom GrieveArlington Stadium361917.528
4611Kansas City Royals1266660.5249.55855523333-2533-35W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Herk RobinsonRoyals Stadium361620.444
6812Seattle Mariners1286761.5239.55475044329-3638-25W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Woody WoodwardThe Kingdome341618.471
71016California Angels1276364.49613.05385132533-2930-35W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Dan O'BrienAnaheim Stadium351817.514
RkLgMLBNL EastGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
112Pittsburgh Pirates1267551.595--60048511535-2740-24W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Larry DoughtyThree Rivers Stadium362313.639
235St. Louis Cardinals1266957.5486.0523517628-3141-26L2T S R Log Off Def SP D Joe TorreDal MaxvillBusch Stadium II361521.417
3513Chicago Cubs1276562.51210.5566584-1827-3538-27W3T S R Log Off Def SP D Jim FreyWrigley Field331221.364
4918New York Mets1276166.48014.5508521-1329-3632-30L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Frank CashenShea Stadium341618.471
5819Philadelphia Phillies1276166.48014.5505538-3325-4036-26L1T S R Log Off Def SP D Lee ThomasVeterans Stadium351718.486
61225Montreal Expos1265076.39725.0439514-7525-4225-34L4T S R Log Off Def SP D Dave DombrowskiOlympic Stadium352114.600
RkLgMLBNL WestGPWLPctGBLRFRADiffHomeAwayStrK1991 LinksManagerGeneral ManagerBallparkGPWLPct
123Atlanta Braves1277156.559--6025267632-2739-29W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bobby CoxJohn SchuerholzAtlanta-Fulton County Stadium352312.657
246Los Angeles Dodgers1276958.5432.05244547030-3539-23L3T S R Log Off Def SP D Fred ClaireDodger Stadium352411.686
3614Cincinnati Reds1276463.5047.0536529730-3234-31W4T S R Log Off Def SP D Bob QuinnRiverfront Stadium351025.286
4717San Diego Padres1286365.4928.5488530-4235-3328-32W2T S R Log Off Def SP D Greg RiddochJoe McIlvaineJack Murphy Stadium342113.618
51020San Francisco Giants1276067.47211.0522539-1727-3833-29L5T S R Log Off Def SP D Roger CraigAl RosenCandlestick Park351520.429
61123Houston Astros1275374.41718.0489565-7621-4132-33W1T S R Log Off Def SP D Bill WoodAstrodome351223.343


Player NamePosAgeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
Floyd BannisterP36.080Released by Angels. 
Joe RoaP19.323Traded by Braves with Tony Castillo to Mets for Alejandro Pena.