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Baseball on Wednesday, May 17, 1989

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
Boston Red Sox0California Angels5BoxJim Abbott (3-3)Roger Clemens (5-2)CAL  L Parrish (3)Chili Davis (21.5)
Chicago White Sox10Detroit Tigers7BoxKen Patterson (2-0)Guillermo Hernandez (1-1)CHA  I Calderon (6)  DET  M Heath 2 (2), L Whitaker (9)Carlos Martinez (56.1)
Kansas City Royals3Minnesota Twins4BoxJuan Berenguer (2-1)Steve Farr (0-2)KCA  K Seitzer (3), D Tartabull (4)  MIN  G Gaetti (6)Gary Gaetti (46.3)
New York Yankees3Oakland Athletics8BoxStorm Davis (3-3)Richard Dotson (1-1)OAK  M McGwire (9), T Phillips (2)Luis Polonia (23.1)
Milwaukee Brewers9Seattle Mariners6BoxChuck Crim (3-2)Scott Bankhead (2-4)MIL  T Francona (1), P Molitor (5), C O'Brien (1)  SEA  D Cochrane (1)Terry Francona (23.1)
Baltimore Orioles8Texas Rangers2BoxDave J. Schmidt (2-4)Charlie Hough (2-5)BAL  M Tettleton (8)Julio Franco (34.1)
Cleveland Indians6Toronto Blue Jays3BoxBuddy Black (2-5)Dave Stieb (3-2)CLE  J Carter (4)  TOR  J Felix (2)Jerry Browne (19.0)
Atlanta Braves0Chicago Cubs4BoxJeff Pico (2-0)Zane Smith (1-6)NoneDoug Dascenzo (11.8)
Pittsburgh Pirates4Cincinnati Reds5BoxJohn Franco (1-0)Bill Landrum (0-1)CIN  R Roomes (1)Benny Distefano (17.3)
St. Louis Cardinals2Houston Astros3BoxLarry Andersen (1-0)Joe Magrane (3-3)NoneTom Brunansky (15.7)
San Diego Padres6Montreal Expos5BoxMark Grant (1-1)Pascual Perez (0-6)SDN  R Nelson (1)Rob Nelson (29.4)
Los Angeles Dodgers4New York Mets3BoxAlejandro Pena (2-0)Rick Aguilera (1-1)LAN  M Davis (1)  NYN  H Johnson (9)Howard Johnson (27.4)
San Francisco Giants6Philadelphia Phillies0BoxRick Reuschel (7-2)Ken Howell (4-2)NoneKevin Mitchell (25.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cleveland Indians1819.486--1621479-109-9W1Game Log
New York Yankees1820.4740.514218112-126-8L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox1719.4720.51831808-119-8L4Game Log
Baltimore Orioles1619.4571.01491557-109-9W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers1621.4322.01371737-139-8W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays1425.3595.01641785-149-11L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers1324.3515.01331715-148-10L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
California Angels2613.667--17211210-616-7W5Game Log
Oakland Athletics2613.667--17413610-716-6W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals2514.6411.01681379-916-5L1Game Log
Texas Rangers2016.5564.516816411-99-7L4Game Log
Seattle Mariners2119.5255.51851898-1013-9L1Game Log
Minnesota Twins1720.4598.01751796-911-11W1Game Log
Chicago White Sox1722.4369.017818811-126-10W1Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
New York Mets2016.556--1321158-812-8L2Game Log
Chicago Cubs2018.5261.01251338-812-10W3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals1918.5141.51461365-1014-8L5Game Log
Montreal Expos2020.5002.01771896-1214-8L3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies1621.4324.51541748-108-11L2Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates1522.4055.51401446-139-9L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Cincinnati Reds2216.579--14615212-710-9W1Game Log
San Francisco Giants2118.5381.516613311-1110-7W2Game Log
San Diego Padres2121.5003.013816414-117-10W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers1818.5003.01141048-1110-7W3Game Log
Houston Astros1919.5003.015114511-78-12W5Game Log
Atlanta Braves1822.4505.01631638-1610-6L3Game Log

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