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Wednesday, August 30,1989

Wednesday, August 30,1989

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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 1989-08-30 California Angels 4 Boston Red Sox 0 box | pbp Fenway Park Jim Abbott John Dopson -- 34,182 2:43
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Baltimore Orioles 7 Cleveland Indians 4 box | pbp Cleveland Stadium Jeff Ballard Greg Swindell Gregg Olson 13,020 2:24
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Detroit Tigers 1 Kansas City Royals 6 box | pbp Kauffman Stadium Mark Gubicza Doyle Alexander -- 20,176 2:44
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Seattle Mariners 7 Milwaukee Brewers 3 box | pbp County Stadium Randy Johnson Jeff Peterek Michael Jackson 13,938 2:44
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Texas Rangers 3 Minnesota Twins 7 box | pbp Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome Mike Dyer Jeff Russell Jeff Reardon 18,651 2:29
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Oakland Athletics 5 New York Yankees 8 box | pbp Yankee Stadium I Eric Plunk Mike Moore Lance McCullers 26,238 2:53
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Chicago White Sox 1 Toronto Blue Jays 2 box | pbp Rogers Centre Jimmy Key Richard Dotson Duane Ward 49,435 2:30
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Houston Astros 8 Chicago Cubs 4 box | pbp Wrigley Field Mike Scott Rick Sutcliffe -- 37,218 2:54
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 New York Mets 9 Los Angeles Dodgers 3 box | pbp Dodger Stadium Sid Fernandez Ramon Martinez -- 37,109 3:08
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Atlanta Braves 5 Pittsburgh Pirates 7 box | pbp Three Rivers Stadium Randy Kramer Joe Boever Bill Landrum 8,314 3:01
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Montreal Expos 5 San Diego Padres 1 box | pbp Qualcomm Stadium Dennis Martinez Ed Whitson -- 16,557 2:51
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Philadelphia Phillies 2 San Francisco Giants 3 box | pbp Candlestick Park Kelly Downs Terry Mulholland Steve Bedrosian 19,053 2:33
1989 reg season 1989-08-30 Cincinnati Reds 2 St. Louis Cardinals 0 box | pbp Busch Stadium II Rob Dibble Todd Worrell John Franco 34,976 3:04
13 record(s)
Standings on this date
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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 Baltimore Orioles franchise | log 133 72 61 .541 0.0 601 559 42 W1 33-33 39-28 1 4 9 Yes dnq
1989 AL East Toronto Blue Jays franchise | log 133 71 62 .534 1.0 607 543 64 W2 34-31 37-31 2 5 11 Yes Lost ALCS (Athletics)
1989 AL East Boston Red Sox franchise | log 133 67 66 .504 5.0 632 609 23 L1 31-35 36-31 3 8 15 -- dnq
1989 AL East Milwaukee Brewers franchise | log 135 66 69 .489 7.0 571 567 4 L2 28-39 38-30 4 9 16 -- dnq
1989 AL East Cleveland Indians franchise | log 132 62 70 .470 9.5 501 531 -30 L1 29-37 33-33 5 10 18 -- dnq
1989 AL East New York Yankees franchise | log 135 59 76 .437 14.0 590 686 -96 W1 26-40 33-36 6 12 21 -- dnq
1989 AL East Detroit Tigers franchise | log 135 47 88 .348 26.0 501 686 -185 L11 18-51 29-37 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 134 81 53 .604 0.0 572 474 98 L1 37-31 44-22 1 1 1 Yes Won World Series (Giants)
1989 AL West California Angels franchise | log 132 78 54 .591 2.0 568 461 107 W1 34-31 44-23 2 2 2 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Kansas City Royals franchise | log 132 77 55 .583 3.0 568 518 50 W2 31-35 46-20 3 3 3 Yes dnq
1989 AL West Texas Rangers franchise | log 130 68 62 .523 11.0 563 569 -6 L1 33-34 35-28 4 6 12 -- dnq
1989 AL West Minnesota Twins franchise | log 132 67 65 .508 13.0 617 596 21 W1 29-36 38-29 5 7 14 -- dnq
1989 AL West Seattle Mariners franchise | log 132 59 73 .447 21.0 591 606 -15 W2 26-40 33-33 6 11 20 -- dnq
1989 AL West Chicago White Sox franchise | log 132 56 76 .424 24.0 570 647 -77 L2 28-40 28-36 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
1989 NL East Chicago Cubs franchise | log 133 75 58 .564 0.0 564 513 51 L1 37-28 38-30 1 1 5 Yes Lost NLCS (Giants)
1989 NL East St. Louis Cardinals franchise | log 133 73 60 .549 2.0 524 485 39 L1 34-33 38-28 2 3 6 Yes dnq
1989 NL East New York Mets franchise | log 132 72 60 .545 2.5 549 486 63 W3 27-37 45-23 3 4 7 Yes dnq
1989 NL East Montreal Expos franchise | log 133 72 61 .541 3.0 540 508 32 W1 33-32 39-29 4 5 8 Yes dnq
1989 NL East Pittsburgh Pirates franchise | log 133 58 75 .436 17.0 521 555 -34 W2 28-41 30-34 5 10 22 -- dnq
1989 NL East Philadelphia Phillies franchise | log 133 55 78 .414 20.0 523 606 -83 L1 24-42 30-37 6 11 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 West San Francisco Giants franchise | log 133 75 58 .564 0.0 573 490 83 W1 34-34 41-24 1 2 4 Yes Lost World Series (Athletics)
1989 NL West Houston Astros franchise | log 133 71 62 .534 4.0 547 562 -15 W1 32-32 39-30 2 6 10 -- dnq
1989 NL West San Diego Padres franchise | log 133 68 65 .511 7.0 504 526 -22 L1 33-35 35-30 3 7 13 -- dnq
1989 NL West Cincinnati Reds franchise | log 133 64 69 .481 11.0 516 560 -44 W1 31-34 33-35 4 8 17 -- dnq
1989 NL West Los Angeles Dodgers franchise | log 133 62 71 .466 13.0 458 447 11 L3 29-39 33-32 5 9 19 -- dnq
1989 NL West Atlanta Braves franchise | log 134 53 81 .396 22.5 475 556 -81 L2 25-44 28-37 6 12 25 -- dnq
26 record(s)
Transactions
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player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Ken Phelps Oakland Athletics Hist Traded from New York Yankees to Oakland Athletics for Scott Holcomb
Marvell Wynne Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from San Diego Padres with Luis Salazar to Chicago Cubs for Calvin Schiraldi, Darrin Jackson and Phil Stephenson (9/5/1989)
Luis Salazar Chicago Cubs Hist Traded from San Diego Padres with Marvell Wynne to Chicago Cubs for Calvin Schiraldi, Darrin Jackson and Phil Stephenson (9/5/1989)
Calvin Schiraldi San Diego Padres Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs with Darrin Jackson and Phil Stephenson to San Diego Padres for Marvell Wynne and Luis Salazar
Darrin Jackson San Diego Padres Hist Traded from Chicago Cubs with Calvin Schiraldi and Phil Stephenson to San Diego Padres for Marvell Wynne and Luis Salazar
Greg Swindell Cleveland Indians Hist Activated from Disabled List
John Dopson Boston Red Sox Hist Activated from Disabled List
7 record(s)