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Baseball on Tuesday, August 08, 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
Minnesota Twins1Baltimore Orioles6BoxDave Johnson (1-1)Rick Aguilera (6-8)NoneCal Ripken (21.0)
Seattle Mariners6California Angels4BoxJerry Reed (4-6)Greg Minton (1-3)CAL  C Davis (18)  SEA  D Coles (9), J Leonard 2 (18)Jeff Leonard (68.5)
Oakland Athletics3Chicago White Sox2BoxRick Honeycutt (2-1)Donn Pall (4-3)NoneMark McGwire (32.5)
Milwaukee Brewers3Detroit Tigers6BoxJeff Robinson (2-2)Don August (9-11)DET  M Heath (9)  MIL  R Yount (14)Doug Strange (21.8)
Boston Red Sox1Kansas City Royals8BoxTom Gordon (13-4)Tom Bolton (0-2)NoneJim Eisenreich (10.3)
Cleveland Indians3New York Yankees1BoxTom Candiotti (11-6)Chuck Cary (2-1)CLE  C Snyder (12)Dion James (23.7)
Texas Rangers0Toronto Blue Jays7BoxMauro Gozzo (1-0)Bobby Witt (9-10)TOR  N Liriano (3), F McGriff (30)Nelson Liriano (20.3)
Montreal Expos2Chicago Cubs4BoxMike Bielecki (12-5)Dennis Martinez (12-2)CHN  M Grace (10), R Sandberg (18), J Walton (5)  MON  M Fitzgerald (5)Ryne Sandberg (28.6)
Atlanta Braves2Los Angeles Dodgers10BoxOrel Hershiser (14-8)John Smoltz (11-10)ATL  L Smith (17)  LAN  M Scioscia (5), F Stubbs (4)Mike Scioscia (45.8)
New York Mets9Philadelphia Phillies0BoxDavid Cone (9-5)Bruce Ruffin (3-6)NYN  B Lyons (3), D Strawberry (24)Lenny Dykstra (11.7)
St. Louis Cardinals3Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxBob Walk (9-7)Ken Hill (6-8)SLN  P Guerrero (10)Jay Bell (11.4)
Houston Astros12San Diego Padres3BoxJim Clancy (6-9)Don Schulze (3-2)HOU  C Biggio (9), K Caminiti (7), G Davis 2 (27)Glenn Davis (35.5)
Cincinnati Reds10San Francisco Giants4BoxTom Browning (10-10)Russ Swan (0-2)CIN  E Davis (22), M Duncan (3), S Madison (1), L Quinones (7)  SFN  G Litton (4)Mariano Duncan (23.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles5853.523--50548026-3032-23W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays5756.5042.051047228-2729-29W3Game Log
Cleveland Indians5557.4913.542744327-3228-25W1Game Log
Boston Red Sox5456.4913.552351325-2929-27L2Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers5459.4785.048448822-3232-27L1Game Log
New York Yankees5360.4696.050056223-3330-27L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4171.36617.543155916-3925-32W1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels6744.604--49137830-2537-19L1Game Log
Oakland Athletics6845.6021.047541528-2540-20W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals6250.5545.547245025-3437-16W3Game Log
Texas Rangers5853.5239.049250227-3131-22L4Game Log
Minnesota Twins5657.49612.053450926-3230-25L1Game Log
Seattle Mariners5458.48213.552951923-3231-26W2Game Log
Chicago White Sox4765.42020.547455722-3525-30L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs6548.575--45940734-2531-23W2Game Log
Montreal Expos6350.5582.046643030-2833-22L6Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals5951.5364.543041326-2532-27L1Game Log
New York Mets5952.5325.047341523-3436-18W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates4865.42517.043547323-3325-32W1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies4667.40719.044150219-3726-31L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants6449.566--49241828-3136-18L3Game Log
Houston Astros6350.5581.046746031-2532-25W1Game Log
San Diego Padres5657.4968.040145329-3027-27L1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds5458.4829.543847325-2929-29W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers5460.47410.539237923-3331-27W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves4569.39519.539346420-3525-34L1Game Log

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