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1989 American League

1989 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 1,133 games, 14 teams, approx. 161 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1988 / 1990
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1988 / 1990

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1988 / 1990

League Standings

Regular Season

162 games

East Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Toronto Blue Jays 89 73 .549 --
Baltimore Orioles 87 75 .537 2
Boston Red Sox 83 79 .512 6
Milwaukee Brewers 81 81 .500 8
New York Yankees 74 87 .460 14.5
Cleveland Indians 73 89 .451 16
Detroit Tigers 59 103 .364 30

West Division

Tm W L W-L% GB
Oakland Athletics 99 63 .611 --
Kansas City Royals 92 70 .568 7
California Angels 91 71 .562 8
Texas Rangers 83 79 .512 16
Minnesota Twins 80 82 .494 19
Seattle Mariners 73 89 .451 26
Chicago White Sox 69 92 .429 29.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Boston Red Sox BOS 29.4 4.78 162 6455 5666 774 1571 326 30 108 716 56 35 643 755 .277 .351 .403 .754 2281 169 36 52 58 57
Minnesota Twins MIN 29.4 4.57 162 6207 5581 740 1542 278 35 117 691 111 53 478 743 .276 .334 .402 .736 2241 126 39 51 58 40
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 27.9 4.51 162 6216 5581 731 1449 265 40 142 685 144 58 521 923 .260 .323 .398 .721 2220 124 31 30 53 32
Oakland Athletics OAK 29.3 4.40 162 6110 5416 712 1414 220 25 127 659 157 55 562 855 .261 .331 .381 .712 2065 163 34 36 62 37
Baltimore Orioles BAL 27.1 4.37 162 6173 5440 708 1369 238 33 129 659 118 55 593 957 .252 .326 .379 .705 2060 140 30 63 47 44
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 28.4 4.36 162 6083 5473 707 1415 235 32 126 660 165 62 455 791 .259 .318 .382 .701 2092 108 50 51 54 41
New York Yankees NYY 28.6 4.34 161 6094 5458 698 1470 229 23 130 657 137 60 502 831 .269 .331 .391 .722 2135 130 27 58 49 48
Chicago White Sox CHW 27.6 4.30 161 6132 5504 693 1493 262 36 94 661 97 52 464 873 .271 .328 .383 .711 2109 113 28 85 51 51
Texas Rangers TEX 27.1 4.29 162 6098 5458 695 1433 260 46 122 654 101 49 503 989 .263 .326 .394 .721 2151 151 34 63 40 28
Seattle Mariners SEA 26.7 4.28 162 6133 5512 694 1417 237 29 134 653 81 55 489 838 .257 .320 .384 .703 2114 109 45 35 52 40
Kansas City Royals KCR 30.3 4.26 162 6150 5475 690 1428 227 41 101 653 154 51 554 897 .261 .329 .373 .702 2040 141 29 42 50 50
California Angels CAL 29.8 4.13 162 6102 5545 669 1422 208 37 145 624 89 40 429 1011 .256 .311 .386 .696 2139 114 28 54 46 48
Detroit Tigers DET 30.9 3.81 162 6132 5432 617 1315 198 24 116 564 103 50 585 899 .242 .318 .351 .669 1909 138 37 35 43 25
Cleveland Indians CLE 27.1 3.73 162 6110 5463 604 1340 221 26 127 567 74 51 499 934 .245 .310 .365 .675 1994 109 35 72 41 52
League Totals 28.5 4.29 2266 86195 77004 9732 20078 3404 457 1718 9103 1587 726 7277 12296 .261 .326 .384 .709 29550 1835 483 727 704 593

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Oakland Athletics OAK 30.0 3.56 99 63 .611 3.09 162 162 145 17 20 57 1448.1 1287 576 497 103 510 23 930 28 6 71 6026 1.241 8.0 0.6 3.2 5.8 1.82
California Angels CAL 29.1 3.57 91 71 .562 3.28 162 162 130 32 20 38 1454.1 1384 578 530 113 465 19 897 29 9 51 6068 1.271 8.6 0.7 2.9 5.6 1.93
Kansas City Royals KCR 27.7 3.92 92 70 .568 3.55 162 162 135 27 13 38 1451.2 1415 635 572 86 455 56 978 25 7 56 6081 1.288 8.8 0.5 2.8 6.1 2.15
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 29.0 4.02 89 73 .549 3.58 162 162 150 12 12 38 1467.0 1408 651 584 99 478 44 849 45 8 58 6159 1.286 8.6 0.6 2.9 5.2 1.78
Cleveland Indians CLE 28.5 4.04 73 89 .451 3.65 162 162 139 23 13 38 1453.0 1423 654 589 107 452 36 844 24 17 43 6128 1.290 8.8 0.7 2.8 5.2 1.87
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 27.9 4.19 81 81 .500 3.80 162 162 146 16 8 45 1432.1 1463 679 604 129 457 43 812 29 8 35 6106 1.340 9.2 0.8 2.9 5.1 1.78
Baltimore Orioles BAL 26.9 4.23 87 75 .537 4.00 162 162 146 16 7 44 1448.1 1518 686 644 134 486 43 676 25 13 38 6189 1.384 9.4 0.8 3.0 4.2 1.39
Texas Rangers TEX 29.8 4.41 83 79 .512 3.91 162 162 136 26 7 44 1434.1 1279 714 623 119 654 42 1112 48 16 65 6161 1.348 8.0 0.7 4.1 7.0 1.70
Seattle Mariners SEA 26.1 4.49 73 89 .451 4.00 162 162 147 15 10 44 1438.0 1422 728 639 114 560 44 897 42 13 47 6187 1.378 8.9 0.7 3.5 5.6 1.60
Boston Red Sox BOS 29.5 4.54 83 79 .512 4.01 162 162 148 14 9 42 1460.1 1448 735 650 131 548 51 1054 35 18 40 6248 1.367 8.9 0.8 3.4 6.5 1.92
Minnesota Twins MIN 28.0 4.56 80 82 .494 4.28 162 162 143 19 8 38 1429.1 1495 738 680 139 500 26 851 38 13 46 6180 1.396 9.4 0.9 3.1 5.4 1.70
Chicago White Sox CHW 26.4 4.66 69 92 .429 4.23 161 161 152 9 5 46 1422.0 1472 750 668 144 539 23 778 35 15 55 6168 1.414 9.3 0.9 3.4 4.9 1.44
New York Yankees NYY 29.2 4.92 74 87 .460 4.50 161 161 146 15 9 44 1414.2 1550 792 708 150 521 52 787 37 18 42 6169 1.464 9.9 1.0 3.3 5.0 1.51
Detroit Tigers DET 31.0 5.04 59 103 .364 4.53 162 162 138 24 4 26 1427.1 1514 816 719 150 652 91 831 43 7 50 6334 1.518 9.5 0.9 4.1 5.2 1.27
League Totals 28.5 4.29 1133 1133 .500 3.88 2266 2266 2001 265 145 582 20181.0 20078 9732 8707 1718 7277 593 12296 483 168 697 86204 1.355 9.0 0.8 3.2 5.5 1.69

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Baltimore Orioles BAL 162 4345 1795 87 163 .986 8 114 51 31% Frank Robinson
California Angels CAL 162 4363 1887 96 173 .985 14 111 42 27% Doug Rader
Kansas City Royals KCR 162 4355 1761 114 139 .982 12 79 56 41% John Wathan
Minnesota Twins MIN 162 4288 1598 107 141 .982 8 115 49 30% Tom Kelly
Cleveland Indians CLE 162 4359 1750 118 126 .981 17 126 50 28% Doc Edwards and John Hart
Boston Red Sox BOS 162 4381 1709 127 162 .980 11 161 58 26% Joe Morgan
Toronto Blue Jays TOR 162 4401 1864 127 164 .980 16 115 54 32% Jimy Williams and Cito Gaston
New York Yankees NYY 161 4244 1743 122 183 .980 7 81 51 39% Dallas Green and Bucky Dent
Detroit Tigers DET 162 4282 1762 130 153 .979 10 126 65 34% Sparky Anderson
Oakland Athletics OAK 162 4345 1640 129 159 .979 13 89 48 35% Tony LaRussa
Texas Rangers TEX 162 4303 1651 136 137 .978 42 140 51 27% Bobby Valentine
Seattle Mariners SEA 162 4314 1777 143 168 .977 10 115 52 31% Jim Lefebvre
Chicago White Sox CHW 161 4266 1718 151 176 .975 16 102 53 34% Jeff Torborg
Milwaukee Brewers MIL 162 4297 1803 155 164 .975 11 113 46 29% Tom Trebelhorn
League Totals 2266 60543 24458 1742 2208 .980 195 1587 726 31%