1991 California Angels season

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1991 California Angels
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Gene Autry
Manager(s) Doug Rader and Buck Rodgers
Local television KTLA
SportsChannel Los Angeles
(Ken Wilson, Ken Brett)
Local radio KMPC
(Bob Jamison, Al Conin)
XPRS
(Ruben Valentin, Ulpiano Cos Villa)
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The California Angels 1991 season involved the Angels finishing 7th in the American League west with a record of 81 wins and 81 losses.

Offseason[edit]

  • December 2, 1990: Devon White was traded by the California Angels with Willie Fraser and Marcus Moore to the Toronto Blue Jays for a player to be named later, Junior Felix, and Luis Sojo. The Toronto Blue Jays sent Ken Rivers (minors) (December 4, 1990) to the California Angels to complete the trade.[1]
  • December 13, 1990: Max Venable was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[2]
  • March 14, 1991: Dante Bichette was traded by the California Angels to the Milwaukee Brewers for Dave Parker.[3]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Away
Minnesota Twins 95 67 .586 -- 51-30 44-37
Chicago White Sox 87 75 .537 8 46-35 41-40
Texas Rangers 85 77 .525 10 46-35 39-42
Oakland Athletics 84 78 .519 11 47-34 37-44
Seattle Mariners 83 79 .512 12 45-36 38-43
Kansas City Royals 82 80 .506 13 40-41 42-39
California Angels 81 81 .500 14 40-41 41-40

Transactions[edit]

  • April 1, 1991: Rick Schu was released by the California Angels.[4]
  • June 3, 1991: Mark Sweeney was drafted by the California Angels in the 9th round of the 1991 amateur draft. Player signed June 5, 1991.[5]
  • July 30, 1991: Shawn Abner was traded by the San Diego Padres to the California Angels for Jack Howell.[6]
  • September 7, 1991: Dave Parker was released by the California Angels.[7]

Roster[edit]

1991 California Angels
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: 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
C Lance Parrish 119 402 87 .216 19 51
1B Wally Joyner 143 551 166 .301 21 96
2B Luis Sojo 113 364 94 .258 3 20
3B Gary Gaetti 152 586 144 .246 18 66
SS Dick Schofield 134 427 96 .225 0 31
LF Luis Polonia 150 604 179 .296 2 50
CF Junior Félix 66 230 65 .283 2 26
RF Dave Winfield 150 568 149 .262 28 86
DH Dave Parker 119 466 108 .232 11 56

Other batters[edit]

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers[edit]
Player G W L SV ERA SO
Cliff Young 11 1 0 0 4.26 6

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Edmonton Trappers Pacific Coast League Mako Oliveras
AA Midland Angels Texas League Don Long
A Palm Springs Angels California League Nate Oliver
A Quad Cities Angels Midwest League Mitch Seoane
Short-Season A Boise Hawks Northwest League Tom Kotchman
Rookie AZL Angels Arizona League Bill Lachemann

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Boise[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Devon White Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/v/venabma01.shtml
  3. ^ Dante Bichette Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  4. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/s/schuri01.shtml
  5. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/s/sweenma01.shtml
  6. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/a/abnersh01.shtml
  7. ^ Dave Parker Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  8. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997
Preceded by
1990
California Angels seasons
1991
Succeeded by
1992