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1989 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
Nickname:
W-L Record: 59-103 .364
Rank: 7th in American League East
Run Differential: 617-816 -199
Manager(s): Sparky Anderson
General Manager: Bill Lajoie
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Payroll: $ 15,099,596 10/26
Attendance: 1,543,656 21/26
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: Greg Gohr (#21) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Billy Consolo
First Base Coach: Dick Tracewski
Hitting Coach: Vada Pinson
Pitching Coach: Billy Muffett
Third Base Coach: Alex Grammas

#1 Draft Picks

Frank Tanana (#13), Chet Lemon (#22), Randy Nosek (#26)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
8973.549--
8775.5372.0
8379.5126.0
8181.5008.0
7487.46014.5
7389.45116.0
59103.36430.0
Full League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    Alan TrammellDETMILW 6-3 @MIL514000010010000015814 hits
    Chris BrownDETSEAW 5-2 vs SEA40000000004000004394 strikeouts
    Ramon PenaDETCALL 3-10 @CAL000000000000000011st career game
    Mike HeathDETCHAL 7-10 vs CHA423002300110000010452 home runs
    Keith MorelandDETCHAL 7-10 vs CHA414100000100100012114 hits
    Gary PettisDETKCAL 3-6 @KCA50100000004000007244 strikeouts
    Mike SchwabeDETKCAL 1-5 @KCA000000000000000011st career game
    Gary PettisDETBALL 4-7 vs BAL51400001101000007334 hits
    Mike HeathDETTORL 4-5 @TOR605000200000000010615 hits
    Matt NokesDETBOSW 7-3 @BOS41410010000000003314 hits
    Tracy JonesDETNYAW 6-5 vs NYA43410000010000003024 hits
    Mike HeathDETBALW 16-5 @BAL544002300000000010762 home runs, 4 runs scored, 4 hits
    Chet LemonDETBALW 16-5 @BAL322001500100001018185 RBIs
    Dave BergmanDETBALW 7-3 @BAL400000000000000010001000th career game
    Alan TrammellDETNYAL 5-6 @NYA604100200000000116264 hits
    Doug StrangeDETSEAL 4-5 vs SEA100000000000000011st career game
    Doug StrangeDETSEAL 3-9 vs SEA301000101000000031st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Gary PettisDETCALL 3-4 @CAL50000000004000007674 strikeouts
    Gary PettisDETMINW 6-4 vs MIN12000003030001007743 stolen bases
    Gary PettisDETMINW 3-2 vs MIN51400021101000007764 hits
    Fred LynnDETTEXL 1-4 @TEX400000000040000018484 strikeouts
    Doug StrangeDETTEXL 1-4 @TEX3000000101300000211st career stolen base
    Rob RichieDETNYAW 5-4 vs NYA401100200000000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
    Steve SearcyDETBOSL 2-4 @BOS000000000000000011st career game
    Fred LynnDETCLEW 12-3 vs CLE342002400200000018652 home runs, 4 runs scored
    Fred LynnDETKCAW 5-1 vs KCA41200120000000001866300th career home run
    Doug StrangeDETKCAW 5-1 vs KCA4230012000000000421st career home run
    Jeff DatzDETKCAW 10-2 vs KCA000000000001000011st career game
    Shawn HolmanDETKCAW 10-2 vs KCA000000000000000011st career game
    Fred LynnDETKCAW 10-2 vs KCA210000200110002018672 sacrifice flies
    Brian DuboisDETKCAW 11-5 vs KCA000000000000000011st career game
    Fred LynnDETMINW 9-2 @MIN534200100010000018744 hits
    Jeff DatzDETBALL 2-9 @BAL101000000000000051st career hit
    Rob RichieDETBOSL 7-9 vs BOS3110012000000000151st career home run
    Matt NokesDETBOSL 1-6 vs BOS41410110000000003634 hits
    Rick SchuDETNYAL 2-9 @NYA1000000000000000500500th career game
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Frank WilliamsDETMILL 2-5 vs MIL 2.100000300082519676%29321-12Threw 76% strikes
    Jeff RobinsonDETMINW 3-0 vs MINWSHO940004700034126774961%5523-12Complete game/Shutout
    Doyle AlexanderDETSEAW 1-0 vs SEAWSHO970005000036128735557%532191-156Complete game/Shutout
    Ramon PenaDETCALL 3-10 @CAL 2.27330110001652302258%10-01st career game
    Randy NosekDETKCAL 1-5 @KCAL 4.232208300023112427038%10-11st career game
    Mike SchwabeDETKCAL 1-5 @KCA 2.2100002000827171063%10-01st career game
    Mike HennemanDETCHAW 4-2 @CHA 1.232210000082318578%13222-10Threw 78% strikes
    Mike SchwabeDETBOSW 5-1 vs BOSW 5.15110020002182523063%41-01st career win
    Mike HennemanDETBOSW 5-1 vs BOS 1.210001400072718967%13723-10Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Frank TananaDETTORL 0-2 @TORL 8821051010238142776554%487193-18010 Strikeouts
    Frank WilliamsDETSEAL 3-5 @SEA 220000100082419579%32124-14Threw 79% strikes
    Charles HudsonDETBALL 1-8 @BALL 66332130002496603663%20049-59200th career game
    Brad HavensDETSEAL 4-5 vs SEA 0100000000153260%20024-37200th career game
    Kevin RitzDETSEAL 3-9 vs SEAL 48551401002389494055%10-11st career game
    Kevin RitzDETMINW 6-4 vs MINW 642206600130121655654%31-11st career win
    Mike HennemanDETTEXW 9-6 vs TEXW 2.1200013000103023777%15928-13Threw 77% strikes
    Frank TananaDETBALW 4-0 vs BALWSHO9200021000132136815560%499197-18410 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    Brian DuboisDETNYAL 1-2 vs NYAL 66220330002694514354%10-11st career game
    Shawn HolmanDETKCAW 10-2 vs KCA 2211012000930181260%10-01st career game
    Brian DuboisDETKCAW 11-5 vs KCASv 54000400002174363849%40-21st career save
    Steve SearcyDETMINW 9-2 @MINW 76220320002889484154%81-31st career win
    Paul GibsonDETTORL 0-2 vs TOR 2000015000732221069%848-10Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    Mike HennemanDETNYAW 5-3 @NYASv 2.120000100083224875%17931-13Threw 75% strikes


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