1989 Boston Red Sox season
|1989 Boston Red Sox|
|Major League affiliations|
|General manager(s)||Lou Gorman|
|Local television||WSBK-TV, Ch. 38
(Sean McDonough, Bob Montgomery)
(Ned Martin, Jerry Remy)
|Local radio||WPLM-FM 99.1
(Ken Coleman, Joe Castiglione)
(Bobby Serrano, Hector Martinez)
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The 1989 Boston Red Sox season was the 89th season in the franchise's Major League Baseball history. The Red Sox finished third in the American League East with a record of 83 wins and 79 losses, six games behind the Toronto Blue Jays.
- 1 Offseason
- 2 Regular season
- 3 Player stats
- 4 Awards and honors
- 5 Farm system
- 6 References
- November 20, 1988: Dennis Lamp was signed as a Free Agent with the Boston Red Sox.
- December 8, 1988: Spike Owen was traded by the Boston Red Sox with Dan Gakeler to the Montreal Expos for John Dopson and Luis Rivera.
- February 6, 1989: Danny Heep signed as a Free Agent with the Boston Red Sox.
By the end of the 1980s, Wade Boggs was the only player in history to achieve four straight 200-hit, 100-walk seasons. By the end of the decade, he was also the only modern player to achieve 200 hits in a season for seven consecutive seasons.
|Toronto Blue Jays||89||73||0.549||—||46–35||43–38|
|Boston Red Sox||83||79||0.512||6||46–35||37–44|
|New York Yankees||74||87||0.460||14½||41–40||33–47|
Record vs. opponents
1989 American League Records
Opening Day Line Up
- August 5, 1989: Ed Romero was released by the Boston Red Sox.
- August 7, 1989: Greg A. Harris was selected off waivers by the Boston Red Sox from the Philadelphia Phillies.
|1989 Boston Red Sox|
|= Indicates team leader|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
Awards and honors
- Dennis Lamp Statistics and History - Baseball-Reference.com
- Spike Owen Statistics and History - Baseball-Reference.com
- Danny Heep Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
- Ed Romero Statistics and History - Baseball-Reference.com
- Greg Harris Statistics and History - Baseball-Reference.com
- Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007
- 1989 Boston Red Sox team page at Baseball Reference
- 1989 Boston Red Sox season at baseball-almanac.com
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