1992 California Angels season

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1992 California Angels
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Gene Autry
Manager(s) Buck Rodgers and John Wathan
Local television KTLA
SportsChannel Los Angeles
(Ken Wilson, Ken Brett)
Local radio KMPC
(Bob Jamison, Al Conin, Ernie Harwell)
XPRS
(Ruben Valentin, Ulpiano Cos Villa)
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The California Angels 1992 season involved the Angels finishing 5th in the American League West with a record of 72 wins and 90 losses.

Offseason[edit]

  • December 8, 1991: Ruben Amaro Jr. was traded by the California Angels with Kyle Abbott to the Philadelphia Phillies for Von Hayes.[1]
  • December 10, 1991: Hubie Brooks was traded by the New York Mets to the California Angels for Dave Gallagher.[2]
  • January 17, 1992: Dick Schofield was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[3]
  • January 22, 1992: Bert Blyleven signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[4]
  • January 27, 1992: Terry McGriff was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[5]
  • March 25, 1992: Shawn Abner was released by the California Angels.[6]

Regular season[edit]

  • On May 19, 1992, Bobby Rose hit a home run in the last at-bat of his career.[7]

Season standings[edit]

AL West W L Pct. GB
Oakland Athletics 96 66 .593 --
Minnesota Twins 90 72 .556 6
Chicago White Sox 86 76 .531 10
Texas Rangers 77 85 .475 19
California Angels 72 90 .444 24
Kansas City Royals 72 90 .444 24
Seattle Mariners 64 98 .395 32

Roster[edit]

1992 California Angels
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Transactions[edit]

  • April 3, 1992: Terry McGriff was released by the California Angels.[5]
  • April 12, 1992: Dick Schofield was traded by the California Angels with a player to be named later to the New York Mets for Julio Valera. The California Angels sent Julian Vasquez (minors) (October 6, 1992) to the New York Mets to complete the trade.[3]
  • August 21, 1992: Von Hayes was released by the California Angels.[8]

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 Mike Fitzgerald 95 189 40 .212 6 17
1B Lee Stevens 106 312 69 .221 7 37
2B Luis Sojo 106 368 100 .272 7 43
3B Gary Gaetti 130 456 103 .226 12 48
SS Gary DiSarcina 157 518 128 .247 3 42
LF Luis Polonia 149 577 165 .286 0 35
CF Junior Félix 139 509 125 .246 9 72
RF Von Hayes 94 307 69 .225 4 29
DH Hubie Brooks 82 306 66 .216 8 36

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

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 Mario Mendoza
A Quad Cities River Bandits Midwest League Mitch Seoane
Short-Season A Boise Hawks Northwest League Tom Kotchman
Rookie AZL Angels Arizona League Bill Lachemann

[9]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ruben Amaro Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  2. ^ Hubie Brooks Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  3. ^ a b Dick Schofield Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  4. ^ Bert Blyleven Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  5. ^ a b http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/m/mcgrite01.shtml
  6. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/a/abnersh01.shtml
  7. ^ Home Run in Last At Bat by Baseball Almanac
  8. ^ Von Hayes Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  9. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997
Preceded by
1991
California Angels seasons
1992
Succeeded by
1993