1989 Pittsburgh Pirates

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Season Overview

74-88 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1989 Pittsburgh Pirates

What was the record of the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a 74-88 record. They went 39-42 at home and 35-46 on the road.

What division did the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates play in?

The 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates played in the East Division of the National League.

What was the division record of the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates?

During the regular season, the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates went 43-47 against their NL East opponents.

What was the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
St. Louis Cardinals 13-5 72.2% +23
New York Mets 9-9 50% -22
Philadelphia Phillies 8-10 44.4% -17
Montreal Expos 7-11 38.9% +3
Chicago Cubs 6-12 33.3% -22

What was the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates had their best month in September, when they went 16-13 and had a 55.2% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 12-18 and had a 40% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 10-14 41.7% -6
May 11-14 44% +20
June 12-13 48% -18
July 12-18 40% -30
August 13-15 46.4% 0
September 16-13 55.2% -5
October 0-1 0% -4

Did the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates make the Postseason?

No, the Pirates didn't make the Postseason in 1989.

What was the run differential for the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The Pittsburgh Pirates finished the regular season with a run differential of -43. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Pirates could have been expected to have about 76.1 wins, or a 76-86 record in the regular season.

How did the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates went 21-33.

How did the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates went 9-12 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates was a 6 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1989 Pittsburgh Pirates?

The longest losing streak that the Pittsburgh Pirates had during the 1989 regular season was 7 games, which happened once during the season.

1989 Pittsburgh Pirates Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 4, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Loss 5 - 6
Wed, Apr 5, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Win 3 - 0
Thu, Apr 6, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Apr 7, 1989 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Apr 8, 1989 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 5
Sun, Apr 9, 1989 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 8
Tue, Apr 11, 1989 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3 (11)
Thu, Apr 13, 1989 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 2
Fri, Apr 14, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Loss 6 - 7
Sat, Apr 15, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Win 6 - 4
Sun, Apr 16, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Mon, Apr 17, 1989 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Apr 18, 1989 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 4 - 3
Wed, Apr 19, 1989 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 5
Thu, Apr 20, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 9
Fri, Apr 21, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Apr 22, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 4 - 3
Sun, Apr 23, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4
Tue, Apr 25, 1989 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 1
Wed, Apr 26, 1989 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Apr 27, 1989 vs San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 8
Fri, Apr 28, 1989 vs San Francisco Giants Win 1 - 0
Sat, Apr 29, 1989 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Apr 30, 1989 vs San Francisco Giants Win 11 - 1
Mon, May 1, 1989 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 1
Tue, May 2, 1989 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 7
Wed, May 3, 1989 @ San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Thu, May 4, 1989 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 6
Fri, May 5, 1989 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 2
Sat, May 6, 1989 @ San Diego Padres Loss 2 - 4
Sun, May 7, 1989 @ San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 3
Fri, May 12, 1989 vs Atlanta Braves Win 10 - 2
Sat, May 13, 1989 vs Atlanta Braves Win 8 - 3
Sun, May 14, 1989 vs Atlanta Braves Loss 2 - 5
Mon, May 15, 1989 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 6
Tue, May 16, 1989 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 5 - 0
Wed, May 17, 1989 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 4 - 5 (10)
Fri, May 19, 1989 @ Houston Astros Loss 0 - 3
Sat, May 20, 1989 @ Houston Astros Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Sun, May 21, 1989 @ Houston Astros Win 17 - 5
Tue, May 23, 1989 @ Atlanta Braves Win 5 - 2
Wed, May 24, 1989 @ Atlanta Braves Win 4 - 1 (14)
Thu, May 25, 1989 @ Atlanta Braves Win 7 - 3
Fri, May 26, 1989 vs Houston Astros Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 27, 1989 vs Houston Astros Loss 4 - 5 (12)
Sun, May 28, 1989 vs Houston Astros Loss 2 - 9
Mon, May 29, 1989 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 12 - 3
Tue, May 30, 1989 vs Cincinnati Reds Win 2 - 0
Wed, May 31, 1989 vs Cincinnati Reds Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Jun 2, 1989 @ New York Mets Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Sat, Jun 3, 1989 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 9
Sun, Jun 4, 1989 @ New York Mets Loss 3 - 4
Tue, Jun 6, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 4 - 9
Wed, Jun 7, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 5 - 7
Thu, Jun 8, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 11 - 15
Fri, Jun 9, 1989 vs New York Mets Win 4 - 3 (10)
Sat, Jun 10, 1989 vs New York Mets Win 6 - 5
Sun, Jun 11, 1989 vs New York Mets Loss 1 - 6
Tue, Jun 13, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 10
Wed, Jun 14, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 6 - 4
Thu, Jun 15, 1989 vs Philadelphia Phillies Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jun 16, 1989 @ St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 6
Sat, Jun 17, 1989 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 2
Sun, Jun 18, 1989 @ St. Louis Cardinals Win 12 - 4
Tue, Jun 20, 1989 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Wed, Jun 21, 1989 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 1 (11)
Thu, Jun 22, 1989 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 0 - 8
Fri, Jun 23, 1989 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jun 24, 1989 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 2
Sun, Jun 25, 1989 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jun 26, 1989 @ Chicago Cubs Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jun 27, 1989 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 4
Wed, Jun 28, 1989 @ Chicago Cubs Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jun 30, 1989 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 1, 1989 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 0 - 1
Sun, Jul 2, 1989 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 2 - 3
Mon, Jul 3, 1989 @ Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 2
Tue, Jul 4, 1989 vs San Francisco Giants Win 5 - 3
Wed, Jul 5, 1989 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Jul 6, 1989 vs San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 2 (10)
Fri, Jul 7, 1989 vs San Diego Padres Win 3 - 0
Sat, Jul 8, 1989 vs San Diego Padres Loss 0 - 2
Sun, Jul 9, 1989 vs San Diego Padres Loss 3 - 5
Thu, Jul 13, 1989 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 2 - 3 (13)
Fri, Jul 14, 1989 @ San Francisco Giants Win 7 - 4
Sat, Jul 15, 1989 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 3 - 8
Sun, Jul 16, 1989 @ San Francisco Giants Loss 1 - 3
Mon, Jul 17, 1989 @ San Diego Padres Win 4 - 1
Tue, Jul 18, 1989 @ San Diego Padres Loss 4 - 17
Wed, Jul 19, 1989 @ San Diego Padres Loss 1 - 9
Fri, Jul 21, 1989 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 4 - 1
Fri, Jul 21, 1989 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 7
Sat, Jul 22, 1989 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 4 - 8
Sun, Jul 23, 1989 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Jul 23, 1989 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 2 - 1 (10)
Mon, Jul 24, 1989 vs Los Angeles Dodgers Win 7 - 4
Tue, Jul 25, 1989 @ New York Mets Win 4 - 2
Wed, Jul 26, 1989 @ New York Mets Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 27, 1989 @ New York Mets Win 10 - 8
Fri, Jul 28, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Win 10 - 5
Fri, Jul 28, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 1 - 6
Sat, Jul 29, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 2 - 6
Sun, Jul 30, 1989 @ Philadelphia Phillies Loss 6 - 8
Mon, Jul 31, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 4
Tue, Aug 1, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Loss 4 - 5 (11)
Wed, Aug 2, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Aug 3, 1989 vs Montreal Expos Win 1 - 0 (12)
Fri, Aug 4, 1989 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Aug 5, 1989 vs Chicago Cubs Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Aug 6, 1989 vs Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 4 (18)
Mon, Aug 7, 1989 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 0 - 4
Tue, Aug 8, 1989 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 7 - 3
Wed, Aug 9, 1989 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 2 - 5
Fri, Aug 11, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Aug 12, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Loss 2 - 5
Sun, Aug 13, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 4
Mon, Aug 14, 1989 @ Montreal Expos Win 6 - 1
Tue, Aug 15, 1989 @ Houston Astros Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Wed, Aug 16, 1989 @ Houston Astros Win 5 - 4 (12)
Thu, Aug 17, 1989 @ Houston Astros Loss 3 - 5