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1989 Phoenix Firebirds

1989 > Class AAA > 1989 Pacific Coast League (South)
Overall: 67-76
Scored 592 runs, Allowed 635 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 67-76

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Gordon MacKenzie
Represented: Phoenix, AZ
Ballpark: Phoenix Municipal Stadium (II) (Phoenix, AZ)
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 Bill Bathe 28 76 295 270 30 94 21 5 6 40 1 5 19 35 .348 .400 .530 .930 143 5 0 1 0
2 Mike Benjamin 23 113 401 363 44 94 17 6 3 36 10 4 18 82 .259 .303 .364 .667 132 6 12 2 1
3 Paul Blair# 25 53 197 179 19 42 4 0 0 11 7 2 10 23 .235 .281 .257 .538 46 2 5 1 0
4 Jeff Brantley 25 7 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0
5 Bob Brenly 35 27 108 98 11 25 3 0 2 11 3 0 8 12 .255 .306 .347 .652 34 0 0 2 0
6 John Burkett 24 28 25 24 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 9 .125 .125 .125 .250 3 0 1 0 0
7 Ernie Camacho 34 40 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
8 Dennis Cook* 26 12 11 10 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .600 1.100 6 0 1 0 0
9 Jose Dominguez? 26 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
10 Kelly Downs 28 3 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0 0
11 Dave Dravecky 33 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
12 Dean Freeland 24 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
13 Ken Gerhart 28 93 290 269 24 52 6 4 6 29 10 5 14 61 .193 .236 .312 .548 84 1 6 0 2
14 Eric Gunderson 23 15 10 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 2 0 0
15 Mike Ham 24 16 51 41 4 9 1 1 0 5 0 0 8 11 .220 .340 .293 .633 12 0 1 1 1
16 Charlie Hayes 24 61 246 229 25 65 15 1 7 27 5 5 15 48 .284 .325 .450 .775 103 0 0 2 1
17 Steve Hecht* 23 3 9 9 3 4 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .444 .444 .556 1.000 5 0 0 0 0
18 Ed Jurak 31 52 196 173 23 51 7 0 1 17 4 2 19 16 .295 .367 .353 .720 61 2 0 2 0
19 Mike Laga* 29 126 483 449 55 108 20 9 23 68 2 3 27 96 .241 .290 .479 .769 215 5 0 2 6
20 Mark Leonard* 24 27 88 78 7 21 4 0 0 6 1 1 9 15 .269 .341 .321 .661 25 0 0 1 1
21 Greg Litton 24 30 99 89 6 16 4 2 2 6 1 3 8 24 .180 .242 .337 .580 30 0 0 2 0
22 Randy McCament 26 22 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
23 Paul McClellan 23 9 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
24 Jim McNamara* 24 27 75 69 3 12 3 0 0 4 1 2 4 13 .174 .219 .217 .437 15 0 2 0 0
25 Paul Meyers 24 93 285 252 30 56 9 4 1 30 6 6 23 40 .222 .288 .302 .589 76 1 7 2 0
26 Terry Mulholland 26 13 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .143 .286 1 0 1 0 0
27 Joe Olker 26 29 13 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
28 Rick Parker 26 18 72 68 5 18 2 2 0 11 1 2 2 14 .265 .296 .353 .649 24 1 1 0 0
29 Jose Pena 24 32 113 108 6 24 3 1 1 9 2 2 4 18 .222 .250 .296 .546 32 0 1 0 0
30 Tony Perezchica 23 94 336 307 40 71 11 3 8 33 5 4 15 65 .231 .272 .365 .637 112 5 2 7 0
31 Ed Puikunas? 26 48 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
32 Mike Remlinger* 23 11 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0 0
33 John Skurla* 26 30 72 68 7 14 2 0 2 9 0 0 3 17 .206 .250 .324 .574 22 1 0 0 0
34 Chris Speier 39 9 31 22 5 6 1 0 0 4 1 0 8 7 .273 .467 .318 .785 7 0 1 0 1
35 Jim Steels* 28 103 425 368 68 100 21 4 6 45 23 12 42 49 .272 .349 .399 .749 147 5 4 6 4
36 Russ Swan* 25 14 5 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 0 0
37 Bruce Tanner* 27 23 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .200 .000 .200 0 0 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
38 Stu Tate 27 54 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
39 Wilfredo Tejada 26 62 198 189 14 40 8 3 0 14 0 3 5 31 .212 .235 .286 .520 54 1 2 1 0
40 Rusty Tillman 28 65 263 249 35 71 19 4 3 32 10 3 11 29 .285 .319 .430 .749 107 2 0 1 2 Stats for 2 teams
41 Mike Villa* 24 14 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
42 Jim Weaver* 29 115 443 388 44 84 19 6 8 35 19 9 52 100 .216 .311 .358 .669 139 1 2 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
43 Matt Williams 23 76 320 284 61 91 20 2 26 61 9 3 32 51 .320 .394 .680 1.073 193 3 0 1 4
44 Trevor Wilson* 23 24 10 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 1 0 0
45 Ron Wotus 28 41 137 109 17 28 4 0 0 10 4 2 24 14 .257 .390 .294 .683 32 1 1 2 0
46 George Wright# 30 129 516 446 66 108 32 2 8 39 3 7 63 69 .242 .342 .377 .718 168 5 1 1 3 Stats for 2 teams
46 Players 26.7 143 5261 4739 592 1195 229 52 103 541 103 75 386 862 .252 .312 .388 .700 1837 45 55 36 25
* - 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 Paul Blair 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 13.5 1.50
2 Jeff Brantley 25 1 1 .500 1.26 7 0 5 0 0 3 14.1 6 2 2 1 6 0 20 1 0 0 0.837 3.8 0.6 3.8 12.6 3.33
3 John Burkett 24 10 11 .476 5.05 28 28 0 2 1 0 167.2 197 111 94 19 59 3 105 8 2 2 1.527 10.6 1.0 3.2 5.6 1.78
4 Ernie Camacho 34 3 0 1.000 1.47 40 0 24 0 0 13 55.0 33 10 9 3 16 2 59 5 2 2 0.891 5.4 0.5 2.6 9.7 3.69
5 Dennis Cook* 26 7 4 .636 3.12 12 12 0 3 1 0 78.0 73 29 27 4 19 0 85 1 2 4 1.179 8.4 0.5 2.2 9.8 4.47
6 Ron Davis 33 0 1 .000 2.96 17 0 0 0 0 0 24.1 18 8 8 0 16 0 27 1 0 1 1.397 6.7 0.0 5.9 10.0 1.69
7 Jose Dominguez 26 1 2 .333 3.86 11 0 2 0 0 0 18.2 23 9 8 1 13 2 12 0 0 2 1.929 11.1 0.5 6.3 5.8 0.92
8 Kelly Downs 28 1 1 .500 8.68 3 3 0 0 0 0 9.1 11 9 9 1 5 0 9 0 2 0 1.714 10.6 1.0 4.8 8.7 1.80
9 Dave Dravecky* 33 1 0 1.000 2.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 7 2 2 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0.778 7.0 0.0 0.0 3.0
10 Dean Freeland 24 1 2 .333 8.53 3 3 0 0 0 0 12.2 19 12 12 2 11 0 10 1 2 1 2.368 13.5 1.4 7.8 7.1 0.91
11 Eric Gunderson* 23 2 4 .333 5.04 14 14 0 2 1 0 85.2 93 51 48 7 36 2 56 2 1 7 1.506 9.8 0.7 3.8 5.9 1.56
12 Randy McCament 26 3 0 1.000 3.62 22 0 6 0 0 1 37.1 40 15 15 4 12 1 13 2 0 1 1.393 9.6 1.0 2.9 3.1 1.08
13 Paul McClellan 23 3 4 .429 4.92 9 9 0 0 0 0 56.2 56 34 31 6 29 1 25 4 2 4 1.500 8.9 1.0 4.6 4.0 0.86
14 Paul Meyers* 24 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
15 Terry Mulholland* 26 4 5 .444 2.99 13 10 0 3 0 0 78.1 67 30 26 3 26 2 61 3 3 2 1.187 7.7 0.3 3.0 7.0 2.35
16 Joe Olker* 26 8 6 .571 4.08 29 18 0 0 0 0 123.2 113 62 56 14 84 0 86 11 9 4 1.593 8.2 1.0 6.1 6.3 1.02
17 Ed Puikunas* 26 4 2 .667 5.30 48 0 18 0 0 2 74.2 84 52 44 10 46 3 52 5 4 7 1.741 10.1 1.2 5.5 6.3 1.13
18 Mike Remlinger* 23 1 6 .143 9.21 11 10 0 0 0 0 43.0 51 47 44 8 52 0 28 2 0 5 2.395 10.7 1.7 10.9 5.9 0.54
19 Roger Samuels* 28 0 3 .000 3.20 14 0 10 0 0 2 19.2 14 7 7 1 4 1 18 1 1 0 0.915 6.4 0.5 1.8 8.2 4.50
20 Russ Swan* 25 4 3 .571 3.36 14 13 0 1 0 0 83.0 75 37 31 8 29 0 49 3 3 2 1.253 8.1 0.9 3.1 5.3 1.69
21 Bruce Tanner 27 1 6 .143 2.77 23 5 9 0 0 1 61.2 57 24 19 7 23 1 21 1 2 1 1.297 8.3 1.0 3.4 3.1 0.91 Stats for 2 teams
22 Stu Tate 27 3 7 .300 3.53 54 0 43 0 0 16 66.1 64 31 26 5 37 5 77 4 2 7 1.523 8.7 0.7 5.0 10.4 2.08
23 Mike Villa 24 2 3 .400 2.97 14 0 8 0 0 3 30.1 24 10 10 0 18 1 29 2 4 5 1.385 7.1 0.0 5.3 8.6 1.61
24 Trevor Wilson* 23 7 7 .500 3.12 23 20 2 2 0 0 115.1 109 49 40 5 76 1 77 2 7 5 1.604 8.5 0.4 5.9 6.0 1.01
24 Players 26.3 67 76 .469 4.03 143 143 129 14 11 41 1255.0 1219 635 562 106 613 25 920 59 48 62 1.460 8.7 0.8 4.4 6.6 1.50
* - 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
Wilfredo Tejada 61 409 38 6 4 .987 7.33 13
Jose Pena 30 171 18 4 3 .979 6.30 1
Jim McNamara 23 93 12 2 2 .981 4.57 0
Bill Bathe 18 113 11 1 4 .992 6.89 2
Mike Ham 16 102 9 1 1 .991 6.94 1
Bob Brenly 13 71 8 1 0 .988 6.08 1

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Laga 121 1064 93 6 99 .995 9.56
Rusty Tillman 12 67 9 2 7 .974 6.33 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Jurak 11 57 5 2 4 .969 5.64
Bill Bathe 4 22 0 0 1 1.000 5.50
Paul Blair 4 37 3 0 1 1.000 10.00
Charlie Hayes 3 19 0 0 3 1.000 6.33
John Skurla 3 24 3 1 2 .964 9.00
Jim Steels 3 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Ron Wotus 3 18 2 0 1 1.000 6.67
Bob Brenly 1 6 0 0 2 1.000 6.00
Greg Litton 1 10 1 0 2 1.000 11.00
Jim McNamara 1 12 0 0 0 1.000 12.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Perezchica 77 144 199 6 51 .983 4.45
Ron Wotus 31 74 76 2 22 .987 4.84
Paul Blair 19 39 34 2 7 .973 3.84
Greg Litton 17 30 33 2 9 .969 3.71
Ed Jurak 8 13 18 1 6 .969 3.88
Steve Hecht 3 9 7 0 1 1.000 5.33
Charlie Hayes 2 4 2 0 0 1.000 3.00
Chris Speier 2 3 6 1 2 .900 4.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matt Williams 64 38 162 9 14 .957 3.13
Charlie Hayes 33 12 69 8 7 .910 2.45
Ed Jurak 25 12 42 5 1 .915 2.16
Paul Blair 14 5 25 2 0 .938 2.14
Rick Parker 12 10 29 0 4 1.000 3.25
Bob Brenly 6 1 8 3 0 .750 1.50
Ron Wotus 5 5 3 0 0 1.000 1.60
Greg Litton 4 2 7 0 0 1.000 2.25

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Benjamin 109 149 332 15 70 .970 4.41
Matt Williams 20 19 35 2 6 .964 2.70
Tony Perezchica 10 11 25 2 3 .947 3.60
Paul Blair 8 19 13 3 2 .914 4.00
Greg Litton 6 6 9 2 1 .882 2.50
Chris Speier 5 7 6 0 1 1.000 2.60
Charlie Hayes 3 1 3 0 0 1.000 1.33
Rick Parker 2 4 3 0 1 1.000 3.50
Ed Jurak 1 0 2 1 0 .667 2.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Weaver 113 211 9 6 2 .973 1.95 Stats for 2 teams
George Wright 111 220 5 5 1 .978 2.03 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Steels 97 165 6 5 0 .972 1.76
Paul Meyers 88 164 6 1 2 .994 1.93
Ken Gerhart 83 128 8 3 3 .978 1.64
Rusty Tillman 54 86 2 3 0 .967 1.63 Stats for 2 teams
Charlie Hayes 27 40 2 0 1 1.000 1.56
Mark Leonard 21 29 1 3 0 .909 1.43
John Skurla 20 24 0 0 0 1.000 1.20
Paul Blair 9 20 2 2 1 .917 2.44
Bill Bathe 7 10 0 0 0 1.000 1.43
Rick Parker 7 11 0 1 0 .917 1.57
Ed Jurak 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stu Tate 54 6 13 1 1 .950 0.35
Ed Puikunas 48 2 9 0 0 1.000 0.23
Ernie Camacho 40 2 11 0 0 1.000 0.33
Joe Olker 29 1 15 2 1 .889 0.55
John Burkett 28 11 29 3 0 .930 1.43
Bruce Tanner 23 7 17 1 2 .960 1.04 Stats for 2 teams
Trevor Wilson 23 10 19 3 1 .906 1.26
Randy McCament 22 2 3 0 1 1.000 0.23
Ron Davis 17 0 3 1 0 .750 0.18
Eric Gunderson 14 3 22 1 1 .962 1.79
Roger Samuels 14 1 3 1 0 .800 0.29
Russ Swan 14 4 19 1 2 .958 1.64
Mike Villa 14 1 7 0 0 1.000 0.57
Terry Mulholland 13 1 12 4 1 .765 1.00
Dennis Cook 12 1 7 1 0 .889 0.67
Jose Dominguez 11 0 5 1 0 .833 0.45
Mike Remlinger 11 3 4 2 0 .778 0.64
Paul McClellan 9 5 5 0 0 1.000 1.11
Jeff Brantley 7 4 1 0 0 1.000 0.71
Kelly Downs 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Dean Freeland 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.33
Paul Blair 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Dave Dravecky 1 2 2 0 0 1.000 4.00
Paul Meyers 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Bill Bathe 28 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 14, 1960 Downey, CA, US
Mike Benjamin 23 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 22, 1965 Euclid, OH, US
Paul Blair 25 S R 5' 11.0" 160 May 14, 1964 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jeff Brantley 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 5, 1963 Florence, AL, US
Bob Brenly 35 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Feb 25, 1954 Coshocton, OH, US
John Burkett 24 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 28, 1964 New Brighton, PA, US
Ernie Camacho 34 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 1, 1955 Salinas, CA, US
Dennis Cook 26 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 4, 1962 La Marque, TX, US
Ron Davis 33 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Aug 6, 1955 Houston, TX, US
Jose Dominguez 26 R 6' 2.0" 210 Jun 25, 1963
Kelly Downs 28 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 25, 1960 Ogden, UT, US
Dave Dravecky 33 R L 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 14, 1956 Youngstown, OH, US
Dean Freeland 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 25, 1965 Milwaukee, WI, US
Ken Gerhart 28 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 19, 1961 Charleston, SC, US
Eric Gunderson 23 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 29, 1966 Portland, OR, US
Mike Ham 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 25, 1965
Charlie Hayes 24 R R 6' 0.0" 190 May 29, 1965 Hattiesburg, MS, US
Steve Hecht 23 L R 5' 9.0" 165 Nov 12, 1965 Palm Springs, CA, US
Ed Jurak 31 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Oct 24, 1957 Hollywood, CA, US
Mike Laga 29 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Jun 14, 1960 Ridgewood, NJ, US
Mark Leonard 24 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 14, 1964 Mountain View, CA, US
Greg Litton 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 13, 1964 New Orleans, LA, US
Randy McCament 26 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 29, 1962 Albuquerque, NM, US
Paul McClellan 23 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 3, 1966 San Mateo, CA, US
Jim McNamara 24 L R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 10, 1965 Nashua, NH, US
Paul Meyers 24 R L 6' 0.0" 163 Feb 7, 1965
Terry Mulholland 26 R L 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 9, 1963 Uniontown, PA, US
Joe Olker 26 R L 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 4, 1963
Rick Parker 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Mar 20, 1963 Kansas City, MO, US
Jose Pena 24 R R 6' 1.0" 183 Apr 24, 1965
Tony Perezchica 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 20, 1966 Mexicali, Baja California, MX
Ed Puikunas 26 L 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 19, 1962
Mike Remlinger 23 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Mar 23, 1966 Middletown, NY, US
Roger Samuels 28 L L 6' 5.0" 210 Jan 5, 1961 San Jose, CA, US
John Skurla 26 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Dec 16, 1962
Chris Speier 39 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Jun 28, 1950 Alameda, CA, US
Jim Steels 28 L L 5' 10.0" 185 May 30, 1961 Jackson, MS, US
Russ Swan 25 L L 6' 4.0" 210 Jan 3, 1964 Fremont, CA, US
Bruce Tanner 27 L R 6' 3.0" 220 Dec 9, 1961 New Castle, PA, US
Stu Tate 27 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 17, 1962 Huntsville, AL, US
Wilfredo Tejada 26 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 12, 1962 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Rusty Tillman 28 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 29, 1960 Jacksonville, FL, US
Mike Villa 24 L R 6' 1.0" 175 Jul 6, 1964
Jim Weaver 29 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 10, 1959 Kingston, NY, US
Matt Williams 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 28, 1965 Bishop, CA, US
Trevor Wilson 23 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 7, 1966 Torrance, CA, US
Ron Wotus 28 R R 6' 1.0" 164 Mar 3, 1961 Hartford, CT, US
George Wright 30 S R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 22, 1958 Oklahoma City, OK, US

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