Senadores de San Juan

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The Senadores de San Juan (San Juan Senators) were a top team for many years in the Puerto Rican League winning eight league championships. The Senadores won the 1995 Caribbean Series with a team filled with major league players, Carlos Delgado, Bernie Williams, Edgar Martinez, Juan Gonzalez, Roberto Alomar, Carlos Baerga and Ruben Sierra. That team earned the nickname the "Dream Team"

The Senadores have moved from San Juan on two occasions. In 1974 they moved to Bayamon, returning nine years later. Then in 2000 they moved again this time to Carolina. Their last season was 2014/15. Notable players have included Hiram Bithorn, Raymond Brown, Roy Partlow, Monte Irvin, Larry Doby, Roy Campanella, Bob Boyd, Roberto Clemente, Thurman Munson, Johnny Bench, Luis Arroyo, Tony Gwynn, Manny Sanguillen, José Pagán, Bryan Harvey, Lonnie Smith.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Manager Post Season
1938-39 22-19 Runner Up
1939-40 38-18 Runner Up
1940-41 22-20
1941-42 24-20
1942-43 17-19
1943-44 11-33
1944-45 22-20
1945-46 23-18 Robert Clarke Champions
1946-47 31-25
1947-48 26-34
1948-49 22-58 Jose Seda / Felix Delgado
1949-50 35-44
1950-51 34-44 Rollie Hemsley
1951-52 43-29 Roy Hughes / Freddie Thon Champions
1952-53 45-27 Johnny Riddle Runner Up
1953-54 42-38
1954-55 38-34
1955-56 36-36 Al Hollingsworth
1956-57 40-33 Ralph Houk
1957-58 33-31 Luis Olmo
1958-59 38-24
1959-60 41-23 Nino Escalera Runner Up
1960-61 39-25 Lum Harris Champions
1961-62 41-40
1962-63 30-40
1963-64 35-35 Les Moss Champions
1964-65 34-36 Roberto Clemente
1965-66 31-39
1966-67 29-40
1967-68 36-34 Preston Gomez
1968-69 36-34 Runner Up
1969-70 33-36
1970-71 37-30 Roberto Clemente
1971-72 39-30 Bill Virdon Runner Up
1972-73 33-37
1973-74 36-34
1983-84 26-34 Mako Oliveras
1984-85 30-29 Mako Oliveras Champions
1985-86 26-28 Mako Oliveras Runner Up
1986-87 25-28 Mako Oliveras
1987-88 25-26 Mako Oliveras
1988-89 35-25 Mako Oliveras Runner Up
1989-90 27-23 Mako Oliveras Champions
1990-91 33-25 Brad Fischer
1991-92 29-21 Runner Up
1992-93 20-22 Luis Melendez Runner Up
1993-94 35-13 Luis Melendez Champions
1994-95 32-22 Luis Melendez Champions
1995-96 26-25
1996-97 26-25 Runner Up
1997-98 40-22 Mako Oliveras Runner Up
1998-99 21-28 Ed Romero
1999-00 20-29
2003-04 27-23 Carmelo Martinez
2010-11 20-28 Pat Kelly / Mako Oliveras
2014-15 12-28 Ruben Escalera / Mako Oliveras

Caribbean Series Appearances[edit]