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Baseball on Wednesday, August 02, 1989

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Baltimore Orioles9Boston Red Sox8BoxMark Williamson (8-3)Eric Hetzel (1-2)BAL  R Milligan (10), M Tettleton (22)  BOS  R Cerone (2), N Esasky (19)Randy Milligan (46.9)
Texas Rangers4Detroit Tigers6BoxKevin Ritz (2-1)Mike Jeffcoat (5-4)DET  M Heath (7), G Ward (7)Gary Ward (25.1)
Cleveland Indians1Milwaukee Brewers0BoxTom Candiotti (10-6)Chris Bosio (12-7)CLE  J Browne (3)Jerry Browne (25.2)
Minnesota Twins6New York Yankees7Box G1Lance McCullers (4-3)Gary Wayne (3-3)MIN  G Gaetti (18)  NYA  B Geren (4)Don Mattingly (40.6)
Minnesota Twins4New York Yankees3Box G2Jeff Reardon (4-2)Eric Plunk (4-2)NYA  J Barfield (18)Kirby Puckett (53.3)
Chicago White Sox0Oakland Athletics2BoxStorm Davis (10-5)Melido Perez (7-12)NoneCarney Lansford (16.5)
California Angels7Seattle Mariners0BoxBert Blyleven (11-2)Jerry Reed (3-6)CAL  T Armas (8), J Howell (17), B Schroeder (6)Bill Schroeder (24.4)
Kansas City Royals0Toronto Blue Jays8BoxJohn Cerutti (8-5)Mark Gubicza (9-9)TOR  L Mazzilli (3), F McGriff (28)Manuel Lee (10.1)
San Diego Padres9Atlanta Braves7BoxBruce Hurst (10-8)Mark Eichhorn (3-3)ATL  O McDowell (4)  SDN  J Clark (13), C Martinez (5)Jack Clark (44.2)
Houston Astros2Cincinnati Reds5BoxRon Robinson (1-1)Jim Deshaies (10-5)HOU  C Biggio (8)Todd Benzinger (12.4)
San Francisco Giants4Los Angeles Dodgers7BoxRamon Martinez (3-0)Trevor Wilson (1-3)SFN  M Williams (4)Jeff Hamilton (17.1)
Chicago Cubs0Philadelphia Phillies6BoxKen Howell (9-7)Scott Sanderson (9-7)PHI  L Dykstra (5), D Thon 2 (9)Charlie Hayes (13.8)
Montreal Expos3Pittsburgh Pirates1BoxPascual Perez (6-10)Rick Reed (0-2)MON  S Owen (5)Spike Owen (21.0)
New York Mets4St. Louis Cardinals3BoxFrank Viola (9-12)Todd Worrell (1-3)NoneKevin McReynolds (37.5)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5551.519--48546526-3029-21W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5252.5002.049748525-2727-25L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5354.4952.548945528-2725-27W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians5254.4913.041041224-2928-25W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5255.4863.546646121-3031-25L1Game Log
New York Yankees5057.4675.547154622-3128-26L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers3768.35217.539552715-3722-31W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics6542.607--45538725-2340-19W4Game Log
California Angels6442.6040.546736527-2437-18W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals5848.5476.544543223-3235-16L1Game Log
Texas Rangers5748.5437.047547226-2631-22L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins5354.49512.051548525-3028-24W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5155.48113.550349622-3229-23L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox4463.41121.045153621-3523-28L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos6344.589--45440430-2233-22W3Game Log
Chicago Cubs6047.5613.043739431-2429-23L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5549.5296.540338725-2429-26L2Game Log
New York Mets5550.5247.044239922-3233-18W2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4562.42118.041845523-3322-29L6Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4463.41119.042547618-3525-29W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6245.579--47038728-3034-15L1Game Log
Houston Astros6146.5701.044642129-2132-25L1Game Log
San Diego Padres5354.4959.037842227-2826-26W2Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5058.46312.536436423-3327-25W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds4957.46212.539145223-2926-28W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4365.39819.537243918-3225-33L2Game Log

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