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Monday, May 8,1989

Monday, May 8,1989

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team visscore home team homescore box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 Oakland Athletics 6 Baltimore Orioles 1 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Mike Moore Bob Milacki -- 19,159 3:11
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 Minnesota Twins 4 Boston Red Sox 2 box | pbp Fenway Park Shane Rawley Mike Boddicker Jeff Reardon 23,618 2:37
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 California Angels 9 Detroit Tigers 2 box | pbp Tiger Stadium Chuck Finley Doyle Alexander -- 12,759 2:39
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 Texas Rangers 13 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Kevin Brown Andy Hawkins -- 18,163 3:12
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 Seattle Mariners 1 Toronto Blue Jays 10 box | pbp Exhibition Stadium Dave Stieb Mike Dunne -- 23,293 2:51
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 New York Mets 0 Cincinnati Reds 3 box | pbp Cinergy Field Jose Rijo Bob Ojeda John Franco 20,384 2:36
1989 reg season 1989-05-08 Montreal Expos 4 Houston Astros 1 box | pbp Astrodome Kevin Gross Bob Knepper -- 11,044 2:54
7 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
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  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 30 16 14 .533 0.0 168 144 24 L1 7-7 9-7 1 5 9 Yes dnq
1989 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 29 15 14 .517 0.5 130 116 14 W2 8-6 7-8 2 6 10 -- dnq
1989 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 1.5 122 151 -29 L2 10-8 5-8 3 8 15 -- dnq
1989 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 29 14 15 .483 1.5 109 117 -8 W2 5-9 9-6 4 9 17 -- dnq
1989 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 30 13 17 .433 3.0 119 129 -10 L5 6-10 7-7 5 10 21 -- dnq
1989 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 31 11 20 .355 5.5 129 128 1 W1 5-11 6-9 6 13 25 -- Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1989 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 29 9 20 .310 6.5 100 131 -31 L2 4-12 5-8 7 14 26 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 32 22 10 .688 0.0 140 113 27 W2 10-6 12-4 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1989 AL West California Angels franchise | log 31 20 11 .645 1.5 136 97 39 W5 9-5 11-6 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 30 19 11 .633 2.0 151 137 14 W1 10-5 9-6 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 30 18 12 .600 3.0 133 114 19 L2 7-8 11-4 4 4 4 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 5.5 149 158 -9 L1 7-9 10-7 5 7 12 -- dnq
1989 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 30 12 18 .400 9.0 132 148 -16 W1 5-9 7-9 6 11 22 -- dnq
1989 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 31 12 19 .387 9.5 115 150 -35 W1 6-9 6-10 7 12 24 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 30 17 13 .567 0.0 106 113 -7 W1 8-8 9-5 1 1 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Giants)
1989 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 0.5 105 95 10 L2 6-8 10-5 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1989 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 29 16 13 .552 0.5 120 103 17 L2 5-8 11-5 3 3 8 Yes dnq
1989 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 32 16 16 .500 2.0 141 160 -19 W1 4-12 12-4 4 7 14 -- dnq
1989 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 29 13 16 .448 3.5 136 129 7 W1 8-10 5-6 5 11 20 -- dnq
1989 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 31 12 19 .387 5.5 106 123 -17 L2 5-11 7-8 6 12 23 -- dnq
year league division teamname links gp   w   l wpct gbl rf ra diff streak home away div rk lgrk mlb rk in playoff spot end-of-season playoffs
1989 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 30 17 13 .567 0.0 117 120 -3 W1 9-7 8-6 1 2 6 Yes dnq
1989 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 31 16 15 .516 1.5 128 110 18 W2 6-8 10-7 2 5 11 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1989 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 33 17 16 .515 1.5 104 130 -26 W2 10-6 7-10 3 6 13 -- dnq
1989 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 31 15 16 .484 2.5 98 95 3 L1 5-9 10-7 4 8 16 -- dnq
1989 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 32 15 17 .469 3.0 135 126 9 W5 5-11 10-6 5 9 18 -- dnq
1989 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 31 14 17 .452 3.5 128 120 8 L1 8-7 6-10 6 10 19 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
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Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Domingo Jean Chicago White Sox Hist Signed as undrafted free agent (Dominican Republic)
Tom Filer Milwaukee Brewers Hist Activated from Disabled List
Eric Nolte San Diego Padres Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)