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1989 Birmingham Barons

1989 > Class AA > 1989 Southern League (West)
Overall: 88-55
Scored 770 runs, Allowed 604 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 87-56

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL
Manager: Ken Berry
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL) and Hoover Metropolitan Stadium (Hoover, AL)
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 Rich Amaral 27 122 533 432 90 123 15 6 4 48 57 14 88 66 .285 .405 .375 .780 162 2 7 4 2
2 Jerry Bertolani 25 75 281 243 34 58 16 2 4 33 2 3 25 56 .239 .318 .370 .688 90 6 1 6 0
3 Kurt Brown 22 2 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 1 0 0 0 0
4 Kevin Davis# 24 85 298 279 38 66 13 5 1 37 5 3 16 67 .237 .279 .330 .608 92 1 0 2 1
5 Mark Davis 24 56 221 192 35 49 10 3 5 26 16 7 25 52 .255 .344 .417 .761 80 1 3 0 1
6 Mark Doran 26 23 84 74 13 21 2 2 0 7 3 1 6 24 .284 .349 .365 .714 27 2 1 1 0
7 Doug Frobel* 30 27 89 80 7 17 4 1 2 14 4 3 5 12 .213 .261 .363 .624 29 1 1 2 2
8 Cornelio Garcia* 24 128 539 461 74 125 12 9 1 57 35 12 62 94 .271 .360 .343 .702 158 4 8 4 0
9 Craig Grebeck 24 143 618 533 85 153 25 4 5 80 14 15 63 77 .287 .362 .377 .740 201 4 11 7 4
10 Doug Little? 25 19 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0
11 Glen McElroy 25 26 77 70 7 14 1 0 0 9 1 2 5 8 .200 .253 .214 .468 15 0 2 0 0
12 Matt Merullo* 23 33 140 119 19 35 6 0 3 23 0 1 16 15 .294 .370 .420 .790 50 0 2 3 2
13 Chuck Mount 24 43 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
14 Charles Penigar# 25 133 508 427 77 105 13 4 1 55 64 22 74 100 .246 .356 .302 .658 129 0 5 2 5
15 Joseph Singley 23 20 54 47 2 8 1 0 0 4 2 1 2 25 .170 .235 .191 .427 9 2 3 0 0
16 Todd Trafton 25 107 404 351 57 91 17 3 12 56 10 4 38 82 .259 .343 .427 .770 150 8 4 3 4
17 Robin Ventura* 21 129 563 454 75 126 25 2 3 67 9 7 93 51 .278 .403 .361 .764 164 6 4 6 12
18 Aubrey Waggoner* 22 114 390 302 66 69 23 6 4 35 25 12 76 74 .228 .397 .384 .781 116 9 2 1 1
19 Dan Wagner 24 93 347 303 41 76 11 5 1 44 9 7 25 34 .251 .311 .330 .641 100 4 9 6 1
20 Don Wakamatsu 26 92 336 287 45 73 15 0 2 45 7 6 32 54 .254 .338 .328 .666 94 7 5 5 0
21 Jerry Willard* 29 5 17 10 5 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 7 2 .300 .588 .400 .988 4 0 0 0 1
21 Players 24.3 144 5508 4672 770 1213 210 52 48 641 264 120 659 896 .260 .355 .358 .712 1671 57 68 52 36
* - 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 Wilson Alvarez* 19 2 1 .667 3.03 6 6 0 0 0 0 35.2 32 12 12 2 16 0 18 1 1 1 1.346 8.1 0.5 4.0 4.5 1.13
2 Tony Blasucci* 27 2 0 1.000 1.12 13 0 11 0 0 5 16.0 7 2 2 0 6 0 17 0 0 0 0.812 3.9 0.0 3.4 9.6 2.83
3 Ray Chadwick 26 2 1 .667 3.91 11 1 9 0 0 3 23.0 22 12 10 2 11 1 16 3 1 1 1.435 8.6 0.8 4.3 6.3 1.45
4 Victor Diaz* 24 0 1 .000 2.00 6 0 5 0 0 2 9.0 4 2 2 0 6 0 5 0 1 0 1.111 4.0 0.0 6.0 5.0 0.83
5 Wayne Edwards* 25 10 4 .714 3.19 24 19 1 5 0 1 158.0 131 69 56 6 65 1 122 5 4 6 1.241 7.5 0.3 3.7 6.9 1.88
6 Buddy Groom* 23 13 8 .619 4.52 26 26 0 3 1 0 167.1 172 101 84 13 78 1 94 2 3 11 1.494 9.3 0.7 4.2 5.1 1.21
7 Grady Hall* 25 12 8 .600 3.45 27 27 0 9 0 0 190.2 173 97 73 9 68 0 147 9 1 13 1.264 8.2 0.4 3.2 6.9 2.16
8 John Hudek 22 1 1 .500 4.24 18 0 16 0 0 11 17.0 14 8 8 2 9 0 10 0 0 0 1.353 7.4 1.1 4.8 5.3 1.11
9 Jerry Kutzler 24 9 4 .692 3.62 14 14 0 4 0 0 99.1 95 50 40 5 27 0 85 4 1 2 1.228 8.6 0.5 2.4 7.7 3.15
10 Doug Little 25 4 2 .667 1.29 19 0 16 0 0 5 35.0 28 10 5 0 14 3 27 2 2 0 1.200 7.2 0.0 3.6 6.9 1.93
11 Ravelo Manzanillo* 25 8 7 .533 3.90 22 22 0 2 0 0 129.1 105 66 56 11 72 0 89 6 8 2 1.369 7.3 0.8 5.0 6.2 1.24
12 Tony Menendez 24 10 4 .714 3.19 27 18 6 2 1 1 144.0 123 61 51 14 53 2 115 4 2 7 1.222 7.7 0.9 3.3 7.2 2.17
13 Scott Middaugh 22 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0.600 0.0 0.0 5.4 10.8 2.00
14 Chuck Mount 24 5 4 .556 4.20 43 1 26 0 0 5 85.2 83 48 40 9 44 1 41 3 0 7 1.482 8.7 0.9 4.6 4.3 0.93
15 Mike Ollom 24 1 2 .333 7.11 11 0 6 0 0 1 19.0 25 19 15 2 8 0 12 1 2 1 1.737 11.8 0.9 3.8 5.7 1.50
16 Charles Penigar 25 0 0 0.00 3 0 3 0 0 0 4.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0.500 4.5 0.0 0.0 6.8
17 Dave Reynolds 24 4 5 .444 2.56 27 2 17 1 0 1 63.1 45 22 18 3 26 2 38 3 1 3 1.121 6.4 0.4 3.7 5.4 1.46
18 Ronald Stephens 22 4 3 .571 3.68 8 8 0 2 1 0 51.1 42 24 21 2 21 2 27 4 0 1 1.227 7.4 0.4 3.7 4.7 1.29
19 Todd Trafton 25 0 0 inf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
19 Players 24.1 88 55 .615 3.56 144 144 116 28 8 35 1249.1 1104 604 494 81 526 13 868 47 27 55 1.305 8.0 0.6 3.8 6.3 1.65
* - 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
Don Wakamatsu 83 459 54 5 2 .990 6.18 7
Glen McElroy 25 116 9 1 1 .992 5.00 1
Matt Merullo 24 149 10 1 2 .994 6.63 4
Joseph Singley 20 80 19 3 2 .971 4.95 1
Todd Trafton 12 48 4 1 0 .981 4.33 1
Jerry Willard 5 38 4 2 2 .955 8.40 0
Kurt Brown 2 4 1 0 1 1.000 2.50 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cornelio Garcia 123 985 86 14 88 .987 8.71
Todd Trafton 23 160 6 1 16 .994 7.22
Don Wakamatsu 7 44 3 1 4 .979 6.71
Robin Ventura 2 10 2 0 1 1.000 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rich Amaral 67 145 154 6 38 .980 4.46
Kevin Davis 35 55 89 4 20 .973 4.11
Craig Grebeck 26 54 59 5 13 .958 4.35
Jerry Bertolani 25 48 57 5 16 .955 4.20
Robin Ventura 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robin Ventura 116 98 247 26 21 .930 2.97
Craig Grebeck 29 28 53 6 4 .931 2.79
Kevin Davis 3 3 7 3 0 .769 3.33
Todd Trafton 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.67
Rich Amaral 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Jerry Bertolani 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Don Wakamatsu 1 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Grebeck 88 152 252 17 53 .960 4.59
Rich Amaral 38 53 100 17 14 .900 4.03
Jerry Bertolani 26 48 73 13 18 .903 4.65
Todd Trafton 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Penigar 116 228 11 13 3 .948 2.06
Aubrey Waggoner 103 227 4 4 0 .983 2.24
Dan Wagner 85 123 3 2 0 .984 1.48
Todd Trafton 63 129 6 3 0 .978 2.14
Mark Davis 47 102 1 3 0 .972 2.19
Mark Doran 19 30 0 1 0 .968 1.58
Doug Frobel 16 23 1 1 0 .960 1.50
Jerry Bertolani 13 25 2 1 2 .964 2.08
Kevin Davis 8 11 1 4 1 .750 1.50
Dave Reynolds 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chuck Mount 43 6 16 3 2 .880 0.51
Grady Hall 27 11 32 4 3 .915 1.59
Tony Menendez 27 5 14 2 0 .905 0.70
Dave Reynolds 27 2 10 1 3 .923 0.44
Buddy Groom 26 9 30 3 2 .929 1.50
Wayne Edwards 24 12 25 5 1 .881 1.54
Ravelo Manzanillo 22 5 26 1 2 .969 1.41
Doug Little 19 2 12 1 2 .933 0.74
John Hudek 18 1 1 0 1 1.000 0.11
Jerry Kutzler 14 2 16 1 1 .947 1.29
Tony Blasucci 13 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.23
Ray Chadwick 11 1 4 2 0 .714 0.45
Mike Ollom 11 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.09
Ronald Stephens 8 10 5 0 0 1.000 1.88
Wilson Alvarez 6 0 4 0 0 1.000 0.67
Victor Diaz 6 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Charles Penigar 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Scott Middaugh 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Todd Trafton 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Wilson Alvarez 19 L L 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 24, 1970 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Rich Amaral 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Apr 1, 1962 Visalia, CA, US
Jerry Bertolani 25 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Mar 28, 1964
Tony Blasucci 27 L L 6' 3.0" 206 Apr 28, 1962
Kurt Brown 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 4, 1967
Ray Chadwick 26 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 17, 1962 Durham, NC, US
Kevin Davis 24 S R 5' 9.0" 180 Jul 6, 1964 Charlotte, NC, US
Mark Davis 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 25, 1964 San Diego, CA, US
Victor Diaz 24 L 6' 0.0" 175 May 10, 1965
Mark Doran 26 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Nov 2, 1962 Hinsdale, IL, US
Wayne Edwards 25 L L 6' 5.0" 185 Mar 7, 1964 Burbank, CA, US
Doug Frobel 30 L R 6' 4.0" 196 Jun 6, 1959 Ottawa, ON, CA
Cornelio Garcia 24 L R 5' 11.0" 154 Jan 23, 1965 Ensenada, Baja California, MX
Craig Grebeck 24 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Dec 29, 1964 Johnstown, PA, US
Buddy Groom 23 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 10, 1965 Dallas, TX, US
Grady Hall 25 R L 6' 4.0" 200 May 29, 1964
John Hudek 22 S R 6' 1.0" 200 Aug 8, 1966 Tampa, FL, US
Jerry Kutzler 24 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 25, 1965 Waukegan, IL, US
Doug Little 25 R 6' 0.0" 165 Nov 14, 1963
Ravelo Manzanillo 25 L L 6' 0.0" 210 Oct 17, 1963 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Glen McElroy 25 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Mar 18, 1964
Tony Menendez 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 20, 1965 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Matt Merullo 23 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 4, 1965 Winchester, MA, US
Scott Middaugh 22 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jan 10, 1967
Chuck Mount 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 30, 1965 Kansas City, MO, US
Mike Ollom 24 R 6' 5.0" 220 Aug 13, 1964
Charles Penigar 25 S R 6' 5.0" 180 Jul 31, 1963
Dave Reynolds 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 24, 1964
Joseph Singley 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 20, 1965
Ronald Stephens 22 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Apr 19, 1967 Wheeling, WV, US
Todd Trafton 25 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Mar 16, 1964 Elk Grove, CA, US
Robin Ventura 21 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 14, 1967 Santa Maria, CA, US
Aubrey Waggoner 22 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 6, 1966
Dan Wagner 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Oct 23, 1964
Don Wakamatsu 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 22, 1963 Hood River, OR, US
Jerry Willard 29 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 14, 1960 Oxnard, CA, US

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