1985 Montreal Expos season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1985 Montreal Expos
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Charles Bronfman
Manager(s) Buck Rodgers
Local television CBC Television
(Dave Van Horne, Duke Snider, Ken Singleton)
Télévision de Radio-Canada
(Claude Raymond, Raymond Lebrun)
Local radio CFCF (English)
(Dave Van Horne, Duke Snider, Tommy Hutton, Ron Reusch)
CKAC (French)
(Jacques Doucet, Rodger Brulotte)
 < Previous season     Next season  >

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

April 30, 1985: In an 11-0 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, position player Razor Shines pitched one inning as the Expos pitching resources were depleted.[9]

Opening Day starters[edit]

Season standings[edit]

NL East W L Pct. GB
St. Louis Cardinals 101 61 .623 --
New York Mets 98 64 .605 3
Montreal Expos 84 77 .522 16.5
Chicago Cubs 77 84 .478 23.5
Philadelphia Phillies 75 87 .463 26
Pittsburgh Pirates 57 104 .354 43.5

Notable transactions[edit]

Major League debuts[edit]

  • Batters:
    • Andrés Galarraga (Aug 23)
    • Al Newman (June 14)
  • Pitchers:
    • Tim Burke (Apr 8)
    • John Dopson (Sep 4)
    • Floyd Youmans (Jul 1) [13]

Roster[edit]

1985 Montreal Expos
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
2B Vance Law 147 519 138 .266 10 52
LF Tim Raines 150 575 184 .320 11 41
RF Andre Dawson 139 529 135 .255 23 91

Other batters[edit]

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Terry Francona 107 281 75 .267 2 31
Mitch Webster 74 212 58 .274 11 30
Jim Wohlford 70 125 24 .192 1 15
Razor Shines 47 50 6 .120 0 3
Roy Johnson 3 5 0 .000 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Steve Rogers 8 38 2 4 5.68 18

Other pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bill Laskey 11 34.1 0 5 9.44 18

Relief pitchers[edit]

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Bert Roberge 42 3 3 2 3.44 34
Jack O'Connor 20 0 2 0 4.94 16
Razor Shines 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Award winners[edit]

  • Andre Dawson, National League Gold Glove

1985 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Indianapolis Indians American Association Felipe Alou
AA Jacksonville Expos Southern League Tommy Thompson
A West Palm Beach Expos Florida State League J. R. Miner
Short-Season A Jamestown Expos New York–Penn League Ed Creech

References[edit]