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Baseball on Thursday, August 24, 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
Seattle Mariners2Cleveland Indians5BoxSteve Davis (1-0)Clint Zavaras (1-4)SEA  J Buhner (7)Jerry Browne (33.0)
California Angels5Kansas City Royals0BoxBert Blyleven (14-2)Luis Aquino (6-8)NoneJohn Orton (29.2)
Chicago White Sox4Minnesota Twins6BoxJuan Berenguer (8-3)Shawn Hillegas (6-10)MIN  B Harper (6)Brian Harper (33.8)
Baltimore Orioles1New York Yankees5Box G1Chuck Cary (3-2)Pete Harnisch (3-7)BAL  T Hulett (1)Tim Hulett (14.7)
Baltimore Orioles9New York Yankees2Box G2Dave J. Schmidt (10-12)Eric Plunk (4-4)BAL  L Sheets (7)Larry Sheets (18.8)
Oakland Athletics2Texas Rangers6BoxMike Jeffcoat (7-5)Storm Davis (14-6)OAK  M McGwire (24)  TEX  J Kunkel (6)Mark McGwire (24.5)
Detroit Tigers3Toronto Blue Jays11BoxMike Flanagan (7-8)Jack Morris (3-11)DET  C Lemon (7), K Williams (6)  TOR  G Bell (14), N Liriano (4)Mookie Wilson (25.1)
St. Louis Cardinals4Atlanta Braves1BoxJoe Magrane (17-7)Tom Glavine (12-7)SLN  P Guerrero (12)Pedro Guerrero (35.3)
Houston Astros2Pittsburgh Pirates3BoxDoug Bair (2-2)Juan Agosto (3-5)NoneJunior Ortiz (21.4)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles6860.531--57654229-3239-28W1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays6661.5201.558552734-3132-30W3Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6564.5043.555253827-3638-28L3Game Log
Cleveland Indians6166.4806.548450529-3732-29W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6065.4806.557858531-3529-30W2Game Log
New York Yankees5871.45010.556463826-4032-31L1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4781.36721.048163518-4429-37L4Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics7850.609--53445334-2844-22L1Game Log
California Angels7551.5952.054443231-2844-23W1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7354.5754.554550231-3542-19L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6659.52810.554854932-3334-26W1Game Log
Minnesota Twins6264.49215.059257929-3633-28W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5769.45220.056958424-3633-33L8Game Log
Chicago White Sox5374.41724.554963225-3828-36L2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs7156.559--53448537-2834-28L6Game Log
New York Mets6957.5481.552345524-3445-23L2Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals6958.5432.050246632-3236-27W1Game Log
Montreal Expos6958.5432.050948330-2939-29L1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5572.43316.049153127-3928-33W4Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5275.40919.050258721-3930-37L1Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7354.575--55545234-3439-20W2Game Log
Houston Astros6958.5434.051652731-3038-28L3Game Log
San Diego Padres6364.49610.046550233-3530-29W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6166.48012.050053730-3231-34W3Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6067.47213.044043129-3931-28W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves5177.39822.545153223-4028-37L1Game Log

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