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Baseball on Thursday, August 31, 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
California Angels2Boston Red Sox5BoxRoger Clemens (14-9)Kirk McCaskill (14-8)CAL  C Washington (11)Ellis Burks (28.9)
Baltimore Orioles0Cleveland Indians11BoxJohn Farrell (8-13)Dave Johnson (4-3)CLE  J Carter 2 (28), P O'Brien (11)Joe Carter (14.1)
Detroit Tigers0Kansas City Royals3BoxBret Saberhagen (17-5)Kevin Ritz (3-3)NoneKevin Seitzer (22.6)
Seattle Mariners1Milwaukee Brewers6BoxMark Knudson (5-4)Brian Holman (6-10)NoneBill Spiers (22.2)
Texas Rangers6Minnesota Twins8BoxDavid West (2-2)Bobby Witt (10-12)MIN  R Bush (12)Dan Gladden (54.0)
Chicago White Sox1Toronto Blue Jays5BoxDave Stieb (14-8)Steve Rosenberg (4-10)TOR  G Bell (16)Manuel Lee (16.6)
Philadelphia Phillies1San Diego Padres5BoxDennis Rasmussen (8-9)Don Carman (4-15)SDN  B Santiago (9)Benito Santiago (28.3)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles7262.537--60157033-3439-28L1Game Log
Toronto Blue Jays7262.537--61254434-3138-31W3Game Log
Boston Red Sox6866.5074.063761131-3537-31W1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers6769.4936.057756828-3939-30W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians6370.4748.551253129-3734-33W1Game Log
New York Yankees5976.43713.559068626-4033-36W1Game Log
Detroit Tigers4789.34626.050168918-5229-37L12Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics8153.604--57247437-3144-22L1Game Log
Kansas City Royals7855.5862.557151831-3547-20W3Game Log
California Angels7855.5862.557046634-3244-23L1Game Log
Texas Rangers6863.51911.556957733-3535-28L2Game Log
Minnesota Twins6865.51112.562560229-3639-29W2Game Log
Seattle Mariners5974.44421.559261226-4133-33L1Game Log
Chicago White Sox5677.42124.557165228-4128-36L3Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Chicago Cubs7558.564--56451337-2838-30L1Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals7360.5492.052448534-3338-28L1Game Log
New York Mets7260.5452.554948627-3745-23W3Game Log
Montreal Expos7261.5413.054050833-3239-29W1Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates5875.43617.052155528-4130-34W2Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies5579.41020.552461124-4330-37L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
San Francisco Giants7558.564--57349034-3441-24W1Game Log
Houston Astros7162.5344.054756232-3239-30W1Game Log
San Diego Padres6965.5156.550952733-3536-30W1Game Log
Cincinnati Reds6469.48111.051656031-3433-35W1Game Log
Los Angeles Dodgers6271.46613.045844729-3933-32L3Game Log
Atlanta Braves5381.39622.547555625-4428-37L2Game Log

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