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Thursday, August 23,1990

Thursday, August 23,1990

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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
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 California Angels 2 Chicago White Sox 4 box | pbp Comiskey Park I Alex Fernandez Kirk McCaskill Bobby Thigpen 32,393 3:25
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 Seattle Mariners 1 Kansas City Royals 4 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Kevin Appier Brian Holman Jeff Montgomery 31,863 2:38
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 Milwaukee Brewers 8 New York Yankees 2 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Jaime Navarro Mike Witt -- 18,729 2:43
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 Boston Red Sox 3 Toronto Blue Jays 4 box | pbp Rogers Centre Tom Henke Joe Hesketh -- 49,918 3:12
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 Houston Astros 8 Atlanta Braves 3 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium Mark Portugal Charlie Leibrandt -- 34,023 3:09
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 New York Mets 2 Los Angeles Dodgers 4 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Fernando Valenzuela David Cone Jay Howell 44,997 2:53
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 Cincinnati Reds 3 Pittsburgh Pirates 9 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Zane Smith Chris Hammond -- 26,181 2:48
1990 reg season 1990-08-23 Philadelphia Phillies 3 San Francisco Giants 6 box | pbp Candlestick Park Francisco Oliveras Dennis Cook Steve Bedrosian 13,918 3:03
8 record(s)
Standings on this date
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  • 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.
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
1990 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 123 66 57 .537 0.0 522 512 10 L1 27-36 39-21 1 3 6 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1990 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 125 66 59 .528 1.0 608 520 88 W1 33-30 33-29 2 4 7 Yes dnq
1990 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 122 58 64 .475 7.5 531 523 8 L1 31-36 27-28 3 9 16 -- dnq
1990 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 125 58 67 .464 9.0 589 633 -44 W2 28-33 30-34 4 10 19 -- dnq
1990 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 123 57 66 .463 9.0 533 551 -18 W1 25-37 32-29 5 11 20 -- dnq
1990 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 123 56 67 .455 10.0 592 604 -12 W1 28-33 28-34 6 12 22 -- dnq
1990 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 123 52 71 .423 14.0 459 564 -105 L1 23-41 29-30 7 14 25 -- 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
1990 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 124 78 46 .629 0.0 553 419 134 W1 38-24 40-22 1 1 1 Yes Lost World Series (Reds)
1990 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 122 72 50 .590 5.0 524 475 49 W1 35-23 37-27 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1990 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 124 64 60 .516 14.0 535 552 -17 W1 29-33 35-27 3 5 11 Yes dnq
1990 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 124 62 62 .500 16.0 568 524 44 W4 24-34 38-28 4 6 12 -- dnq
1990 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 125 61 64 .488 17.5 484 504 -20 L2 29-31 32-33 5 8 13 -- dnq
1990 AL West California Angels franchise | log 125 61 64 .488 17.5 519 562 -43 L3 29-34 32-30 6 7 14 -- dnq
1990 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 124 55 69 .444 23.0 514 588 -74 L8 26-36 29-33 7 13 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
1990 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 124 74 50 .597 0.0 576 488 88 W2 37-26 37-24 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Reds)
1990 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 122 69 53 .566 4.0 597 483 114 L1 29-31 40-22 2 3 5 Yes dnq
1990 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 123 64 59 .520 9.5 511 462 49 L1 31-36 33-23 3 5 9 Yes dnq
1990 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 123 59 64 .480 14.5 533 595 -62 L2 28-32 31-32 4 7 15 -- dnq
1990 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 122 58 64 .475 15.0 516 556 -40 L2 29-36 29-28 5 9 17 -- dnq
1990 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 124 57 67 .460 17.0 472 519 -47 L2 27-29 30-38 6 10 21 -- 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
1990 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 123 70 53 .569 0.0 530 448 82 L1 33-28 37-25 1 2 4 Yes Won World Series (Athletics)
1990 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 124 65 59 .524 5.5 545 520 25 W2 28-33 37-26 2 4 8 Yes dnq
1990 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 124 64 60 .516 6.5 556 541 15 W2 30-33 34-27 3 6 10 -- dnq
1990 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 122 58 64 .475 11.5 526 517 9 L1 26-29 32-35 4 8 18 -- dnq
1990 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 125 55 70 .440 16.0 450 538 -88 W1 20-45 35-25 5 11 24 -- dnq
1990 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 124 47 77 .379 23.5 522 667 -145 L1 22-42 25-35 6 12 26 -- 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
Cecilio Guante Boston Red Sox Hist Signed to Minor League contract
Jay Buhner Seattle Mariners Hist Activated from Disabled List
RJ Reynolds Pittsburgh Pirates Hist Activated from Disabled List
3 record(s)