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Thursday, August 8,1991

Thursday, August 8,1991

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Games on this date
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year gametype box date visiting Team score home team score box ballpark winning pitcher losing pitcher save pitcher attend. time
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 Milwaukee Brewers  6 Baltimore Orioles  4 box | pbp Memorial Stadium Bill Wegman Bob Milacki Ed Nunez 27,079 2:38
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 New York Yankees  1 Chicago White Sox  4 box | pbp Guaranteed Rate Field;U.S. Cellular Field Alex Fernandez Jeff Johnson Scott Radinsky 36,032 2:31
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 Detroit Tigers  4 Toronto Blue Jays  0 box | pbp Rogers Centre Paul Gibson Tom Henke -- 50,307 5:12
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 San Francisco Giants  8 Atlanta Braves  1 box | pbp Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium John Burkett Tom Glavine -- 29,428 3:18
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 Los Angeles Dodgers  6 Cincinnati Reds  4 box | pbp Cinergy Field Mike Morgan Tom Browning -- 37,581 2:40
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 San Diego Padres  5 Houston Astros  3 box | pbp Astrodome Andy Benes Ryan Bowen Craig Lefferts 22,606 2:48
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 Pittsburgh Pirates  3 New York Mets  4 box | pbp Shea Stadium Frank Viola Doug Drabek John Franco 41,672 2:38
1991 reg season 1991-08-08 Chicago Cubs  1 Philadelphia Phillies  11 box | pbp Veterans Stadium Danny Cox Danny Jackson -- 32,232 2:53
8 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
1991 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 109 62 47 .569 0.0 435 399 36 L1 27-25 35-22 1 3 5 Yes Lost ALCS (Twins)
1991 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 108 56 52 .519 5.5 549 552 -3 W1 21-33 35-19 2 8 13 -- dnq
1991 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 107 50 57 .467 11.0 444 467 -23 L4 22-28 28-29 3 10 19 -- dnq
1991 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 105 48 57 .457 12.0 461 501 -40 L3 23-32 25-25 4 11 21 -- dnq
1991 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 108 47 61 .435 14.5 499 547 -48 W2 21-32 26-29 5 12 22 -- dnq
1991 AL East Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 107 43 64 .402 18.0 446 540 -94 L2 26-30 17-34 6 13 25 -- dnq
1991 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 106 35 71 .330 25.5 374 484 -110 L2 18-38 17-33 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
1991 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 109 65 44 .596 0.0 513 431 82 L1 33-25 32-19 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Braves)
1991 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 107 62 45 .579 2.0 499 441 58 W4 28-21 34-24 2 2 3 Yes dnq
1991 AL West Oakland Athletics franchise | log 109 61 48 .560 4.0 539 519 20 W3 27-26 34-22 3 4 6 Yes dnq
1991 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 104 56 48 .538 6.5 551 510 41 W2 24-29 32-19 4 5 7 Yes dnq
1991 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 108 57 51 .528 7.5 457 414 43 L3 29-30 28-21 5 6 11 -- dnq
1991 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 106 55 51 .519 8.5 508 485 23 W4 29-22 26-29 6 7 12 -- dnq
1991 AL West California Angels franchise | log 107 53 54 .495 11.0 469 454 15 W1 28-23 25-31 7 9 14 -- 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
1991 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 106 62 44 .585 0.0 494 413 81 L2 33-24 29-20 1 1 2 Yes Lost NLCS (Braves)
1991 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 106 57 49 .538 5.0 448 444 4 L1 24-25 33-24 2 3 8 Yes dnq
1991 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 107 57 50 .533 5.5 454 429 25 W2 28-23 29-27 3 4 9 Yes dnq
1991 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 10.5 477 505 -28 L3 23-34 29-21 4 7 17 -- dnq
1991 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 107 49 58 .458 13.5 417 445 -28 W9 21-33 28-25 5 10 20 -- dnq
1991 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 106 44 62 .415 18.0 371 426 -55 W1 21-32 23-30 6 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
1991 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 107 61 46 .570 0.0 457 376 81 W3 29-28 32-18 1 2 4 Yes dnq
1991 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 106 56 50 .528 4.5 511 461 50 L2 25-23 31-27 2 5 10 Yes Lost World Series (Twins)
1991 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 106 52 54 .491 8.5 449 460 -11 L3 23-26 29-28 3 6 15 -- dnq
1991 NL West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 107 52 55 .486 9.0 443 436 7 W2 24-33 28-22 4 8 16 -- dnq
1991 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 108 52 56 .481 9.5 405 457 -52 W2 30-28 22-28 5 9 18 -- dnq
1991 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 107 46 61 .430 15.0 385 459 -74 L2 17-33 29-28 6 11 23 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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Grid Actions:
Tips/tools for using data gri ds:

  • 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
Wes Gardner -- Hist Released by Royals
Marty Janzen New York Yankees Hist Signed as amateur free agent
Rick Mahler -- Hist Released by Braves
Dave Schmidt Texas Rangers Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1991-1991 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Jeff Tabaka Milwaukee Brewers Hist Signed to minor league contract
Mariano Duncan Cincinnati Reds Injury DL - Strained right side
Jeff Huson Texas Rangers Injury DL - Unknown
Vicente Palacios Pittsburgh Pirates Injury DL - Right rotator cuff
8 record(s)