Follow The Baseball Cube on Twitter for site updates, interesting statistics and random baseball commentary. Its free.

Baseball on Tuesday, April 17, 1990

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.

Select a date to see its baseball history:      
Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Oakland Athletics7California Angels5BoxMike Norris (1-0)Mark Eichhorn (0-1)CAL  D Bichette (3), C Davis (2)  OAK  C Lansford (1), M McGwire (3)Carney Lansford (58.2)
Boston Red Sox1Chicago White Sox2BoxBarry Jones (2-0)Lee Smith (0-1)CHA  R Kittle (1)Ron Kittle (33.9)
New York Yankees4Detroit Tigers1BoxTim Leary (1-0)Frank Tanana (0-1)DET  G Ward (2)Roberto Kelly (18.6)
Cleveland Indians2Kansas City Royals4BoxSteve Farr (1-0)Steve Olin (0-1)NoneKurt Stillwell (49.3)
Minnesota Twins6Seattle Mariners5BoxJuan Berenguer (1-0)Keith Comstock (0-1)SEA  D Coles (1), D Valle (1)Kent Hrbek (27.3)
Milwaukee Brewers2Texas Rangers6BoxKevin Brown (2-0)Tony Fossas (0-2)TEX  P Incaviglia (2), R Sierra (2)Harold Baines (32.6)
Baltimore Orioles2Toronto Blue Jays8BoxMike Flanagan (2-0)Jeff Ballard (0-2)TOR  P Borders (2), J Felix (2), K Gruber (2)Tony Fernandez (10.9)
San Diego Padres1Cincinnati Reds2BoxTom Browning (2-0)Andy Benes (1-1)SDN  B Santiago (2)Benito Santiago (18.6)
Atlanta Braves3Houston Astros5BoxMark Portugal (1-1)John Smoltz (0-2)HOU  F Stubbs (1), G Wilson (2)Franklin Stubbs (29.3)
Philadelphia Phillies1Montreal Expos2BoxDrew Hall (1-1)Todd Frohwirth (0-1)NoneSpike Owen (17.4)
Chicago Cubs8New York Mets6BoxPaul Assenmacher (1-0)Jeff Innis (0-1)CHN  L McClendon (1)  NYN  M Carreon (2), H Johnson (3), M Marshall (1)Ryne Sandberg (53.6)
St. Louis Cardinals2Pittsburgh Pirates7BoxNeal Heaton (2-0)Greg Mathews (0-2)NoneJose Lind (16.9)
Los Angeles Dodgers10San Francisco Giants5BoxDon Aase (1-1)Atlee Hammaker (0-1)LAN  M Scioscia (3)  SFN  K Mitchell (2)Mike Scioscia (33.8)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Yankees41.800--20141-03-1W2Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays63.6672.037292-24-1W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox44.5001.529490-24-2L2Game Log
Detroit Tigers35.3752.538400-33-2L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers24.3332.536222-30-1L1Game Log
Cleveland Indians24.3332.523282-40-0L1Game Log
Baltimore Orioles25.2863.029402-50-0L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics61.857--43234-02-1W4Game Log
Chicago White Sox51.8330.524161-04-1W3Game Log
California Angels53.6251.535280-05-3L1Game Log
Texas Rangers44.5002.532282-42-0W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals34.4293.023250-03-4W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins36.3334.032423-60-0W1Game Log
Seattle Mariners26.2504.527441-21-4L1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos53.625--30291-24-1W4Game Log
Chicago Cubs53.625--30303-12-2W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates44.5001.034252-12-3W1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals44.5001.035342-32-1L1Game Log
New York Mets35.3752.034372-21-3L1Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies35.3752.024321-42-1L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds701.000--41186-01-0W7Game Log
San Diego Padres53.6252.531233-22-1L1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers54.5563.037334-31-1W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants35.3754.541363-10-4L1Game Log
Houston Astros25.2865.023330-02-5W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves16.1436.022520-11-5L5Game Log

About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

Please Support The Baseball Cube.