1989 Boston Red Sox

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Season Overview

83-79 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1989 Boston Red Sox

What was the record of the 1989 Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox finished the regular season with a 83-79 record. They went 46-35 at home and 37-44 on the road.

What division did the 1989 Boston Red Sox play in?

The 1989 Boston Red Sox played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1989 Boston Red Sox?

During the regular season, the 1989 Boston Red Sox went 44-34 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1989 Boston Red Sox record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Detroit Tigers 11-2 84.6% +32
Cleveland Indians 8-5 61.5% +27
New York Yankees 7-6 53.8% +13
Baltimore Orioles 7-6 53.8% -2
Milwaukee Brewers 6-7 46.2% -6
Toronto Blue Jays 5-8 38.5% -11

What was the 1989 Boston Red Sox record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1989 Boston Red Sox had their best month in August, when they went 18-15 and had a 54.5% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 12-15 and had a 44.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 10-12 45.5% +2
May 14-12 53.8% +7
June 12-15 44.4% -29
July 14-12 53.8% +27
August 18-15 54.5% +19
September 14-13 51.9% +9
October 1-0 100% +4

Did the 1989 Boston Red Sox make the Postseason?

No, the Red Sox didn't make the Postseason in 1989.

What was the run differential for the 1989 Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox finished the regular season with a run differential of +39. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Red Sox could have been expected to have about 84.8 wins, or a 85-77 record in the regular season.

How did the 1989 Boston Red Sox perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1989 Boston Red Sox went 17-27.

How did the 1989 Boston Red Sox perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1989 Boston Red Sox went 7-9 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1989 Boston Red Sox?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1989 Boston Red Sox was a 9 game winning streak.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1989 Boston Red Sox?

The longest losing streak that the Boston Red Sox had during the 1989 regular season was 8 games, which happened once during the season.

1989 Boston Red Sox Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 3, 1989 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Thu, Apr 6, 1989 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 6
Fri, Apr 7, 1989 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 8 - 9
Sat, Apr 8, 1989 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Sun, Apr 9, 1989 @ Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 6
Mon, Apr 10, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 12, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 10
Thu, Apr 13, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 1
Fri, Apr 14, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 4
Sat, Apr 15, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 4 - 12
Mon, Apr 17, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 4
Wed, Apr 19, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 4
Thu, Apr 20, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Fri, Apr 21, 1989 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Apr 22, 1989 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 7
Sun, Apr 23, 1989 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 0 - 10
Tue, Apr 25, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Win 11 - 0
Wed, Apr 26, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4 (10)
Thu, Apr 27, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 3 (16)
Fri, Apr 28, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Loss 6 - 7 (12)
Sat, Apr 29, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Win 8 - 5
Sun, Apr 30, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2
Mon, May 1, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Win 13 - 6
Tue, May 2, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 2
Wed, May 3, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 4
Thu, May 4, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 4 - 5
Fri, May 5, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 7 - 6
Sat, May 6, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 7 - 0
Sun, May 7, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 9 - 5
Mon, May 8, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 4
Tue, May 9, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 6
Fri, May 12, 1989 @ Seattle Mariners Win 2 - 0
Sat, May 13, 1989 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 6 - 14
Sun, May 14, 1989 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 16, 1989 @ California Angels Loss 2 - 7
Wed, May 17, 1989 @ California Angels Loss 0 - 5
Thu, May 18, 1989 @ California Angels Win 5 - 2
Fri, May 19, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Win 7 - 4 (10)
Sat, May 20, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 3 - 6
Sun, May 21, 1989 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 5
Tue, May 23, 1989 vs Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 24, 1989 vs Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 5
Thu, May 25, 1989 vs Seattle Mariners Win 10 - 0
Fri, May 26, 1989 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 5
Sun, May 28, 1989 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 3
Mon, May 29, 1989 vs Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 2 (10)
Tue, May 30, 1989 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 31, 1989 vs Oakland Athletics Win 4 - 3 (10)
Fri, Jun 2, 1989 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 7
Sat, Jun 3, 1989 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 10
Sun, Jun 4, 1989 vs Toronto Blue Jays Loss 11 - 13 (12)
Mon, Jun 5, 1989 @ Detroit Tigers Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jun 6, 1989 @ Detroit Tigers Loss 1 - 5
Wed, Jun 7, 1989 @ Detroit Tigers Win 6 - 1
Thu, Jun 8, 1989 @ New York Yankees Loss 7 - 8 (11)
Sat, Jun 10, 1989 @ New York Yankees Win 14 - 8
Sun, Jun 11, 1989 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 11, 1989 @ New York Yankees Loss 7 - 8
Tue, Jun 13, 1989 vs Detroit Tigers Win 8 - 7
Wed, Jun 14, 1989 vs Detroit Tigers Loss 3 - 7
Fri, Jun 16, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 0
Sat, Jun 17, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 1
Sun, Jun 18, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 4
Mon, Jun 19, 1989 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 8
Tue, Jun 20, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 21, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 10
Thu, Jun 22, 1989 vs Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 9
Fri, Jun 23, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 10
Sat, Jun 24, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 2
Sat, Jun 24, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Win 11 - 2
Sun, Jun 25, 1989 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 0 - 7
Tue, Jun 27, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 4 - 5
Wed, Jun 28, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 5 - 12
Thu, Jun 29, 1989 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 2 - 1
Fri, Jun 30, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 1
Sat, Jul 1, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 3 - 1
Sun, Jul 2, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 1 (11)
Mon, Jul 3, 1989 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 4, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Loss 3 - 4
Thu, Jul 6, 1989 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jul 7, 1989 vs New York Yankees Win 6 - 4
Sat, Jul 8, 1989 vs New York Yankees Loss 5 - 7
Sun, Jul 9, 1989 vs New York Yankees Win 10 - 5
Thu, Jul 13, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jul 14, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 0
Sat, Jul 15, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Jul 16, 1989 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4 (11)
Mon, Jul 17, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Loss 6 - 12
Tue, Jul 18, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 8
Wed, Jul 19, 1989 @ Texas Rangers Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jul 21, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jul 22, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 6 - 10
Sun, Jul 23, 1989 vs Chicago White Sox Win 8 - 2
Tue, Jul 25, 1989 vs Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 0
Wed, Jul 26, 1989 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 4 - 7
Thu, Jul 27, 1989 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 2
Fri, Jul 28, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 28, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Sat, Jul 29, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 0
Sun, Jul 30, 1989 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 2
Mon, Jul 31, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 6
Tue, Aug 1, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 3
Tue, Aug 1, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 6 - 2
Wed, Aug 2, 1989 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 8 - 9
Thu, Aug 3, 1989 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 4