|1989 MLB season|
|League||Major League Baseball|
|Duration||April 3 – October 28, 1989|
|Number of games||162|
|Number of teams||26|
|Top draft pick||Ben McDonald|
|Picked by||Baltimore Orioles|
|Season MVP|| NL: Kevin Mitchell (SF)|
AL: Robin Yount (MIL)
|AL champions||Oakland Athletics|
|AL runners-up||Toronto Blue Jays|
|NL champions||San Francisco Giants|
|NL runners-up||Chicago Cubs|
|Runners-up||San Francisco Giants|
|World Series MVP||Dave Stewart (OAK)|
The 1989 Major League Baseball season saw the Oakland Athletics win their first World Series title since 1974.
|Statistic||American League||National League|
|AVG||Kirby Puckett MIN||.339||Tony Gwynn SD||.336|
|HR||Fred McGriff TOR||36||Kevin Mitchell SF||47|
|RBI||Rubén Sierra TEX||119||Kevin Mitchell SF||125|
|Wins||Bret Saberhagen KC||23||Mike Scott HOU||20|
|ERA||Bret Saberhagen KC||2.16||Scott Garrelts SF||2.28|
|SO||Nolan Ryan TEX||301||José DeLeón STL||201|
|SV||Jeff Russell TEX||38||Mark Davis SD||44|
|SB||Rickey Henderson NYY/OAK||77||Vince Coleman STL||65|
|League Championship Series|
|Baltimore Orioles||Frank Robinson|
|Boston Red Sox||Joe Morgan (manager)|
|California Angels||Doug Rader|
|Chicago White Sox||Jeff Torborg|
|Cleveland Indians||Doc Edwards, John Hart|
|Detroit Tigers||Sparky Anderson|
|Kansas City Royals||John Wathan|
|Milwaukee Brewers||Tom Trebelhorn|
|Minnesota Twins||Tom Kelly|
|New York Yankees||Dallas Green, Bucky Dent|
|Oakland Athletics||Tony La Russa||Won World Series|
|Seattle Mariners||Jim Lefebvre|
|Texas Rangers||Bobby Valentine|
|Toronto Blue Jays||Jimy Williams, Cito Gaston|
|Atlanta Braves||Russ Nixon|
|Chicago Cubs||Don Zimmer|
|Cincinnati Reds||Pete Rose, Tommy Helms|
|Houston Astros||Art Howe|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||Tommy Lasorda|
|Montreal Expos||Buck Rodgers|
|New York Mets||Davey Johnson|
|Philadelphia Phillies||Nick Leyva|
|Pittsburgh Pirates||Jim Leyland|
|St. Louis Cardinals||Whitey Herzog|
|San Diego Padres||Jack McKeon|
|San Francisco Giants||Roger Craig||Won National League Pennant|
|Team Name||Wins||%±||Home attendance||%±||Per Game||Est. Payroll||%±|
|Toronto Blue Jays||89||2.3%||3,375,883||30.1%||41,678||$16,586,666||15.1%|
|St. Louis Cardinals||86||13.2%||3,080,980||6.5%||37,120||$16,078,833||21.9%|
|Los Angeles Dodgers||77||-18.1%||2,944,653||-1.2%||36,354||$21,071,562||22.9%|
|New York Mets||87||-13.0%||2,918,710||-4.5%||36,033||$19,885,071||29.1%|
|Boston Red Sox||83||-6.7%||2,510,012||1.8%||30,988||$18,556,748||26.3%|
|Kansas City Royals||92||9.5%||2,477,700||5.4%||30,589||$18,914,068||27.4%|
|New York Yankees||74||-12.9%||2,170,485||-17.6%||26,796||$17,114,375||-16.0%|
|San Francisco Giants||92||10.8%||2,059,701||15.4%||25,428||$15,040,834||17.3%|
|San Diego Padres||89||7.2%||2,009,031||33.3%||24,803||$15,295,000||42.6%|
|Chicago White Sox||69||-2.8%||1,045,651||-6.3%||13,071||$8,565,410||0.3%|
|Network||Day of week||Announcers|
|ABC||Thursday nights||Al Michaels, Jim Palmer, Tim McCarver, Gary Thorne, Joe Morgan|
|NBC||Saturday afternoons||Vin Scully, Tom Seaver, Bob Costas, Tony Kubek|
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