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1989 Modesto A's

1989 > Class A > 1989 California League (North)
Overall: 56-86
Scored 510 runs, Allowed 636 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 57-85

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: Lenn Sakata, Ted Kubiak and Keith Lieppman
Represented: Modesto, CA
Ballpark: John Thurman Field (Modesto, CA)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1988 / 1990

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Jorge Brito 23 16 61 54 8 13 2 0 1 6 0 0 5 14 .241 .317 .333 .650 18 1 1 0 0
2 Tom Carcione 22 89 312 270 32 60 5 3 4 27 2 2 38 76 .222 .323 .307 .630 83 2 2 0 1
3 Joel Chimelis 21 69 251 211 18 40 1 0 1 14 2 3 33 41 .190 .306 .209 .515 44 3 3 1 0
4 Rod Correia 21 107 390 339 31 71 9 3 0 26 7 7 34 64 .209 .303 .254 .557 86 12 4 1 0
5 Lorenzo Furcal 21 19 59 49 2 5 0 0 1 2 0 1 8 22 .102 .228 .163 .391 8 0 2 0 0
6 David Gavin 24 70 274 259 21 61 4 2 7 26 12 9 12 55 .236 .274 .347 .621 90 2 0 1 0
7 Joseph Hillman 22 78 319 250 39 59 6 1 3 23 1 5 58 49 .236 .382 .304 .686 76 3 5 3 2
8 James Kating 23 7 32 27 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 5 .148 .226 .148 .374 4 0 1 1 1
9 Joe Kemp* 24 13 55 49 9 14 1 0 1 5 0 1 5 12 .286 .352 .367 .719 18 0 1 0 1
10 Darren Lewis 21 129 579 503 74 150 23 5 4 39 27 22 59 84 .298 .381 .388 .769 195 11 2 4 0
11 Francisco Matos 19 65 213 200 14 41 5 1 1 23 6 5 12 41 .205 .249 .255 .504 51 0 0 1 0
12 Charles McGrew* 26 22 94 76 9 12 1 0 0 8 0 1 16 19 .158 .312 .171 .483 13 1 1 0 0
13 Henry Mercedes 19 16 44 37 6 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 7 22 .081 .227 .162 .389 6 0 0 0 0
14 Julio Nina# 21 17 61 47 6 4 1 0 0 3 0 1 11 25 .085 .283 .106 .390 5 2 1 0 1
15 Joe Ortiz 24 12 37 35 0 9 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 15 .257 .278 .286 .563 10 0 1 0 0
16 Bob Parry 24 110 452 413 48 111 24 2 8 54 4 3 31 68 .269 .324 .395 .719 163 4 2 2 0
17 Marteese Robinson 23 18 79 68 4 11 3 0 0 7 0 1 8 15 .162 .244 .206 .449 14 0 1 2 0
18 Stan Royer 21 127 539 476 54 120 28 1 11 69 3 2 58 132 .252 .333 .384 .718 183 1 2 2 3
19 William Savarino* 25 61 213 193 13 38 3 0 1 17 1 1 17 28 .197 .262 .228 .490 44 0 3 0 2
20 Enoch Simmons 21 2 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
21 Keith Thomas# 20 93 359 330 36 70 5 2 6 29 19 10 24 102 .212 .270 .294 .564 97 2 3 0 1
22 Doug Twitty 21 12 48 43 4 10 4 0 0 3 1 0 3 14 .233 .298 .326 .623 14 1 1 0 0
23 Darryl Vice# 22 78 313 255 24 47 9 0 0 8 3 5 45 51 .184 .318 .220 .538 56 5 8 0 1
24 Weston Weber 25 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
25 Walt Weiss# 25 5 14 8 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 .375 .571 .375 .946 3 1 0 1 0
26 Ron Witmeyer* 22 134 540 457 54 93 22 1 8 43 5 1 70 101 .204 .312 .309 .621 141 4 5 4 1
26 Players 21.9 142 5345 4656 510 1049 157 21 58 440 93 81 562 1060 .225 .315 .305 .620 1422 55 49 23 14
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Robert Alexander 23 9 5 .643 3.01 35 8 14 1 1 1 104.2 96 41 35 7 29 0 84 1 3 6 1.194 8.3 0.6 2.5 7.2 2.90
2 Pedro Baez 23 2 11 .154 4.64 33 14 6 0 0 1 116.1 120 80 60 11 54 0 76 1 1 7 1.496 9.3 0.9 4.2 5.9 1.41
3 Steven Dye 21 1 12 .077 3.67 48 0 34 0 0 7 68.2 65 38 28 2 31 2 36 8 1 2 1.398 8.5 0.3 4.1 4.7 1.16
4 Daniel Eskew 23 3 5 .375 4.06 15 15 0 0 0 0 75.1 70 39 34 3 31 0 58 3 2 12 1.341 8.4 0.4 3.7 6.9 1.87
5 Gary Gorski 24 7 6 .538 3.91 24 21 0 1 0 0 135.2 134 72 59 12 48 2 75 4 1 14 1.342 8.9 0.8 3.2 5.0 1.56
6 Daryl Green 21 3 6 .333 3.10 39 11 22 0 0 13 104.2 83 46 36 8 49 2 80 1 0 6 1.261 7.1 0.7 4.2 6.9 1.63
7 Johnny Guzman* 18 0 2 .000 4.86 5 3 1 0 0 0 16.2 23 11 9 0 13 0 12 0 1 2 2.160 12.4 0.0 7.0 6.5 0.92
8 Jeffrey Kopyta 24 2 3 .400 2.80 18 0 11 0 0 1 35.1 38 15 11 1 21 1 29 1 0 5 1.670 9.7 0.3 5.3 7.4 1.38
9 Ruben Lardizabal 20 1 2 .333 5.64 4 4 0 0 0 0 22.1 32 14 14 2 4 0 10 0 1 0 1.612 12.9 0.8 1.6 4.0 2.50
10 Kevin MacLeod* 23 0 3 .000 5.75 9 7 0 0 0 0 36.0 31 27 23 3 38 0 32 1 4 9 1.917 7.8 0.8 9.5 8.0 0.84
11 Kirk McDonald 26 2 6 .250 4.22 25 8 5 0 0 0 79.0 92 52 37 4 31 1 39 6 3 5 1.557 10.5 0.5 3.5 4.4 1.26
12 Pedro Pena 18 0 0 6.48 3 0 1 0 0 0 8.1 7 8 6 0 7 0 5 1 0 3 1.680 7.6 0.0 7.6 5.4 0.71
13 William Perez 22 2 4 .333 3.36 31 0 21 0 0 7 56.1 48 24 21 6 33 5 37 0 1 3 1.438 7.7 1.0 5.3 5.9 1.12
14 Peter Richert* 20 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
15 Joe Slusarski 22 13 10 .565 3.18 27 27 0 4 1 0 184.0 155 78 65 15 50 0 160 8 1 13 1.114 7.6 0.7 2.4 7.8 3.20
16 William Taylor 23 2 0 1.000 2.92 9 0 8 0 0 2 12.1 13 4 4 1 7 0 15 1 0 0 1.622 9.5 0.7 5.1 10.9 2.14
17 Steve Towey 24 0 1 .000 5.68 13 2 2 0 0 0 25.1 16 16 16 2 17 0 19 3 2 1 1.303 5.7 0.7 6.0 6.8 1.12
18 Brian Veilleux* 24 6 4 .600 3.09 30 8 9 0 0 2 87.1 90 38 30 0 27 1 57 1 4 1 1.340 9.3 0.0 2.8 5.9 2.11
19 Weston Weber 25 3 6 .333 3.26 11 11 0 1 0 0 69.0 60 32 25 1 34 1 49 3 1 4 1.362 7.8 0.1 4.4 6.4 1.44
20 Matt Young* 30 0 0 0.75 3 3 0 0 0 0 12.0 9 1 1 0 6 0 13 0 0 1 1.250 6.8 0.0 4.5 9.8 2.17
20 Players 22.8 56 86 .394 3.69 142 142 135 7 5 34 1250.1 1182 636 512 78 530 15 887 43 26 94 1.369 8.5 0.6 3.8 6.4 1.67
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Tom Carcione 86 526 67 6 7 .990 6.90 7
William Savarino 29 148 16 2 3 .988 5.66 1
Jorge Brito 15 97 16 1 3 .991 7.53 4
Henry Mercedes 15 81 9 4 2 .957 6.00 3
Joe Ortiz 8 26 11 0 0 1.000 4.63 0
Charles McGrew 6 43 4 2 1 .959 7.83 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ron Witmeyer 130 1111 100 13 103 .989 9.32
Joseph Hillman 10 84 5 2 5 .978 8.90
Joe Ortiz 3 31 1 0 3 1.000 10.67
William Savarino 2 17 0 2 0 .895 8.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Darryl Vice 76 160 222 12 43 .970 5.03
Rod Correia 47 92 95 9 17 .954 3.98
Marteese Robinson 18 49 48 9 11 .915 5.39
Lorenzo Furcal 8 10 23 2 4 .943 4.13
Francisco Matos 5 4 8 1 3 .923 2.40

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stan Royer 114 99 220 23 19 .933 2.80
Francisco Matos 19 14 42 5 2 .918 2.95
Rod Correia 8 6 10 1 0 .941 2.00
Joseph Hillman 2 1 1 2 0 .500 1.00
William Savarino 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joel Chimelis 68 107 179 26 37 .917 4.21
Rod Correia 39 59 90 8 24 .949 3.82
Francisco Matos 37 54 87 20 21 .876 3.81
Lorenzo Furcal 10 14 17 3 5 .912 3.10
Walt Weiss 5 6 9 0 5 1.000 3.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Darren Lewis 126 311 8 5 2 .985 2.53
Keith Thomas 81 124 7 10 1 .929 1.62
Bob Parry 77 131 8 1 0 .993 1.81
David Gavin 54 101 5 4 1 .964 1.96
Joseph Hillman 51 67 1 2 0 .971 1.33
Rod Correia 13 26 2 2 0 .933 2.15
Doug Twitty 12 17 1 1 0 .947 1.50
Julio Nina 10 21 1 1 0 .957 2.20
Joe Kemp 9 13 0 0 0 1.000 1.44
James Kating 5 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.80
William Savarino 2 7 0 0 0 1.000 3.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steven Dye 48 7 20 1 5 .964 0.56
Daryl Green 39 8 9 2 3 .895 0.44
Robert Alexander 35 7 18 0 1 1.000 0.71
Pedro Baez 33 7 10 2 0 .895 0.52
William Perez 31 2 10 0 2 1.000 0.39
Brian Veilleux 30 5 9 2 0 .875 0.47
Joe Slusarski 27 5 24 3 1 .906 1.07
Kirk McDonald 25 6 16 4 2 .846 0.88
Gary Gorski 24 19 11 2 0 .938 1.25
Jeffrey Kopyta 18 4 5 1 1 .900 0.50
Daniel Eskew 15 6 8 1 1 .933 0.93
Steve Towey 13 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.46
Weston Weber 11 3 14 1 1 .944 1.55
Kevin MacLeod 9 0 8 0 0 1.000 0.89
William Taylor 9 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.11
Johnny Guzman 5 1 1 1 0 .667 0.40
Ruben Lardizabal 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Pedro Pena 3 0 5 1 0 .833 1.67
Matt Young 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Peter Richert 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Robert Alexander 23 R 6' 1.0" 205 Sep 27, 1965
Pedro Baez 23 R R 5' 11.0" 163 Feb 22, 1966
Jorge Brito 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jun 22, 1966 Moncion, Santiago Rodriguez, DO
Tom Carcione 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Feb 12, 1967 Chicago, IL, US
Joel Chimelis 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Jul 27, 1967 Brooklyn, NY, US
Rod Correia 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 13, 1967 Providence, RI, US
Steven Dye 21 R 6' 3.0" 202 Nov 22, 1967
Daniel Eskew 23 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Feb 3, 1966
Lorenzo Furcal 21 R R 5' 8.0" 150 1968
David Gavin 24 R R 6' 1.0" 179 May 2, 1965
Gary Gorski 24 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 12, 1965
Daryl Green 21 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Apr 15, 1968
Johnny Guzman 18 R L 5' 10.0" 155 Jan 21, 1971 Hatillo Palma, Monte Cristi, DO
Joseph Hillman 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 12, 1966
James Kating 23 R R 6' 2.0" 212 Dec 19, 1965
Joe Kemp 24 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 21, 1964
Jeffrey Kopyta 24 R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 31, 1964
Ruben Lardizabal 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 3, 1968
Darren Lewis 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 28, 1967 Berkeley, CA, US
Kevin MacLeod 23 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Aug 29, 1965
Francisco Matos 19 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Jul 23, 1969 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Kirk McDonald 26 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Mar 23, 1963
Charles McGrew 26 L R 5' 11.0" 195 1963
Henry Mercedes 19 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Jul 23, 1969 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Julio Nina 21 S L 6' 1.0" 175 1968
Joe Ortiz 24 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Dec 14, 1964 Palo Alto, CA, US
Bob Parry 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 21, 1964
Pedro Pena 18 R R 6' 3.0" 155 Jul 29, 1970 Montecristi, DO
William Perez 22 R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 5, 1967
Peter Richert 20 L 5' 11.0" 185 1969
Marteese Robinson 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Apr 17, 1966
Stan Royer 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Aug 31, 1967 Olney, IL, US
William Savarino 25 L R 5' 11.0" 190 Jan 3, 1964
Enoch Simmons 21 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 28, 1967
Joe Slusarski 22 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Dec 19, 1966 Indianapolis, IN, US
William Taylor 23 R 6' 3.0" 190 Aug 31, 1965
Keith Thomas 20 S R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 12, 1968 Chicago, IL, US
Steve Towey 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 23, 1964 Seattle, WA, US
Doug Twitty 21 R R 6' 3.0" 189 Dec 12, 1967
Brian Veilleux 24 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 24, 1965
Darryl Vice 22 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 30, 1966
Weston Weber 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 5, 1964 Dodge Center, MN, US
Walt Weiss 25 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 28, 1963 Tuxedo, NY, US
Ron Witmeyer 22 L L 6' 3.0" 215 Jun 28, 1967 West Islip, NY, US
Matt Young 30 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Aug 9, 1958 Pasadena, CA, US

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