On August 22, 1989, Nolan Ryan of the Texas Rangers becomes the first major league pitcher to reach the 5,000 strikeout mark. Ryan fans Rickey Henderson of the Oakland A’s in the fifth inning of a 2-0 loss for the Rangers.
Carl Hubbell wins his 200th major league game, pushing the New York Giants to a two-game lead in the National League pennant race
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