Mobile Site You Are Here > > > > | NL > Awards, All-Stars, & More Leaders

1989 American League Awards, All-Stars and Other Leaders

League Awards

Batting stats are G BA/OBP/SLG Pitching stats are W-L ERA, SO.

Award-Winners Complete Voting Results

Most Valuable Player Award

Robin Yount
MIL 160 G .318/.384/.511

Cy Young Award

Bret Saberhagen
KCR 23-6, 2.16, 193 SO

Rookie of the Year Award

Gregg Olson
BAL 5-2 (27 SV), 1.69, 90 SO

Manager of the Year Award

Frank Robinson
Batting Champion
  (highest BA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Kirby Puckett
MIN 159 G .339/.379/.465
ERA Pitching Champion
  (lowest ERA as recognized at time) (List of Winners)
Bret Saberhagen
KCR 23-6, 2.16, 193 SO

Rolaids Reliever of the Year

Jeff Russell
TEX 6-4 (38 SV), 1.98, 77 SO


Rickey Henderson - S

TSN Pitcher of the Year

Bret Saberhagen
KCR 23-6, 2.16, 193 SO

Gold Glove Winners (history)

PitcherBret Saberhagen
CatcherBob Boone
First BaseDon Mattingly
Second BaseHarold Reynolds
Third BaseGary Gaetti
ShortstopTony Fernandez
OutfieldGary Pettis, Kirby Puckett and Devon White

Silver Slugger Winners (history)

CatcherMickey Tettleton BAL 117 G .258/.369/.509
First BaseFred McGriff TOR 161 G .269/.399/.525
Second BaseJulio Franco TEX 150 G .316/.386/.462
Third BaseWade Boggs BOS 156 G .330/.430/.449
ShortstopCal Ripken BAL 162 G .257/.317/.401
OutfieldKirby Puckett MIN 159 G .339/.379/.465
Ruben Sierra TEX 162 G .306/.347/.543
Robin Yount MIL 160 G .318/.384/.511

League All-Stars

All Star Directory · (* - indicates they played)
Box Score and Play-by-Play

P. Dave Stewart (OAK)
C. Terry Steinbach (OAK)
1B. Mark McGwire (OAK)
2B. Julio Franco (TEX)
3B. Wade Boggs (BOS)
SS. Cal Ripken (BAL)
LF. Bo Jackson (KCR)
CF. Kirby Puckett (MIN)
RF. Ruben Sierra (TEX)
DH. Harold Baines (CHW)

Jose Canseco (OAK)
Tony Fernandez* (TOR)
Chuck Finley (CAL)
Gary Gaetti* (MIN)
Mike Greenwell* (BOS)
Kelly Gruber (TOR)
Mark Gubicza* (KCR)
Mike Henneman (DET)
Doug Jones* (CLE)
Jeffrey Leonard* (SEA)
Don Mattingly* (NYY)
Mike Moore* (OAK)
Dan Plesac* (MIL)
Jeff Russell* (TEX)
Nolan Ryan* (TEX)
Steve Sax* (NYY)
Greg Swindell* (CLE)
Mickey Tettleton* (BAL)
Devon White* (CAL)

AL Other Leaders

Glossary · Hold mouse over statistic name to see description

For batting rate stats, generally a minimum of 3.1 Plate Appearances/G, 1.0 IP/G, 0.67 Gm and Chances/Team Game (fielding), 0.2 SB att/Team Game (catchers), and 0.1 SB att/Team Game (baserunners only since 1951), and 0.1 decision/G for single-season leaderboards generally needed for rate statistics. For pitcher fielding the minimums are reduced by a third. For LF, CF, RF fielding stats, we only have reliable data since 1954, so all leaders are since 1954. Explanation of min. requirements