1989 Season- The Baseball Gauge @ Seamheads.com

1989 Season


1988 / 1990

Top Hitter


Lonnie
Smith

Top Pitcher


Bret
Saberhagen

1989 World Series








Defeated
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All-1989 Team



rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
ATL
8.8
6.8
2.7
MULT
8.6
6.6
2.6
PIT
8.0
4.4
4.3
SFN
6.9
8.6
-0.9
MON
3.7
4.8
-0.4
BOS
3.6
4.0
0.2
Center Field Tm
ML4
5.8
7.2
-1.4
MIN
4.9
5.1
-0.4
OAK
4.3
2.1
2.0
SLN
4.2
2.4
1.9
CAL
4.0
1.3
2.5
PIT
3.5
2.0
1.5

Right Field Tm
TEX
5.9
6.4
0.1
PHI
5.1
5.8
0.1
NYN
4.7
3.4
2.0
MULT
4.4
3.2
1.7
MULT
3.5
2.1
2.0
HOU
3.2
2.5
1.2
Shortstop Tm
SLN
7.3
2.5
3.7
BAL
6.6
3.3
2.3
TOR
4.3
1.9
1.4
MIN
4.1
1.9
1.2
CIN
3.8
2.9
0.4
DET
3.7
1.5
1.4
Second Base Tm
CHN
6.1
5.9
-0.2
SFN
6.1
3.8
1.9
SLN
5.4
2.6
2.3
DET
5.3
4.6
0.2
TEX
5.3
4.9
0.0
SDN
4.4
4.1
-0.0
Third Base Tm
BOS
8.4
6.0
2.1
NYN
6.9
7.6
-1.0
ML4
5.7
5.4
0.3
TOR
5.0
4.1
0.8
PIT
4.9
6.1
-1.3
HOU
4.8
2.0
2.7
First Base Tm
SFN
8.6
8.7
1.1
TOR
6.6
7.1
0.5
HOU
4.4
5.0
0.5
NYA
4.2
5.0
0.2
CHN
3.9
5.2
-0.2
BOS
3.9
4.5
0.3
 
Catcher Tm
BAL
4.4
4.4
-0.1
CHA
3.3
2.8
0.0
LAN
3.0
1.3
0.9
MIN
2.8
2.2
0.1
HOU
2.7
3.6
-1.8
TOR
2.7
1.9
0.0
Designated Hitter Tm
MULT
2.6
4.7
-0.8
CAL
2.2
3.6
0.0
TEX
1.4
1.1
0.9
Starting Pitcher Tm
KCA
262.1
9.7
9.7
-0.0
LAN
256.2
7.3
7.0
0.3
SDN
227.0
6.7
6.6
0.1
SDN
244.2
6.4
6.7
-0.3
MULT
250.0
6.4
6.4
0.0
KCA
255.0
6.3
6.3
-0.0
CAL
241.0
6.0
6.0
-0.0
BOS
253.1
5.7
5.7
-0.0
ML4
234.2
5.5
5.5
-0.0
OAK
241.2
5.5
5.5
-0.0
CHN
238.1
5.3
5.0
0.3
TEX
239.1
5.1
5.1
-0.0
CAL
199.2
5.0
4.9
-0.0
MON
215.2
4.8
5.1
-0.3
CLE
206.0
4.7
4.7
-0.0
CAL
212.0
4.7
4.6
-0.0
Relief Pitcher Tm
KCA
92.0
4.6
4.6
-0.0
SDN
92.2
4.3
4.5
-0.2
CHN
72.2
4.0
3.9
0.1
SDN
135.0
3.9
4.1
-0.2
CIN
99.0
3.9
3.9
-0.1
TOR
89.0
3.4
3.4
-0.0
LAN
79.2
3.4
3.4
-0.0
BAL
85.0
3.3
3.3
-0.0
CLE
80.2
2.9
2.8
-0.0
ML4
117.2
2.8
2.7
-0.0
CLE
78.0
2.8
2.7
-0.0
CAL
90.0
2.7
2.7
-0.0
BOS
112.1
2.7
2.6
-0.0
OAK
96.1
2.7
2.6
-0.0
OAK
57.2
2.6
2.6
-0.0
MULT
126.0
2.6
2.6
-0.0
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James