1988 Boston Red Sox Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 89-73
Finished 1st in the AL's East Division
Attendance: 2,463,339, Avg. 31,182
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Won Division
American League Championship Series - Lost to Oakland Athletics 4-0
Manager: John McNamara (43-42)
Manager: Joe Morgan (46-31)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1988 Boston Red Sox Statistics
1988 Boston Red Sox Results

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 1988 season with a record of 89 wins and 73 losses, finishing first in the AL's East Division.

The Red Sox scored 813 runs, best in the league. Boston gave up 689 runs. Mike Greenwell led the team with 22 home runs, while Dwight Evans, Jim Rice and Ellis Burks each walloped 20 or more as well. Mike Greenwell accounted for 119 RBI. Wade Boggs paced all regular hitters by hitting .366. Roger Clemens and Bruce Hurst topped the squad with 18 wins each, and Roger Clemens recorded a 2.93 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

John McNamara and Joe Morgan coached the team. The 1988 Boston Red Sox qualified for the playoffs as a division winner.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Brady AndersonRFLLJanuary 18, 19646'1"170Silver Spring, MD USA
Marty Barrett2BRRJune 23, 19585'10"175Arcadia, CA USA
Todd Benzinger1BBRFebruary 11, 19636'1"185Dayton, KY USA
Mike BoddickerPRRAugust 23, 19575'11"172Cedar Rapids, IA USA
Wade Boggs3BLRJune 15, 19586'2"190Omaha, NE USA
Tom BoltonPLLMay 6, 19626'2"172Nashville, TN USA
Oil Can BoydPRROctober 6, 19596'1"155Meridian, MS USA
Ellis BurksCFRRSeptember 11, 19646'2"175Vicksburg, MS USA
Rick CeroneCRRMay 19, 19545'11"192Newark, NJ USA
Roger ClemensPRRAugust 4, 19626'4"205Dayton, OH USA
Zach CrouchPLLOctober 26, 19656'3"180Folsom, CA USA
Steve CurryPRRSeptember 13, 19656'6"217Winter Park, FL USA
Pat Dodson1BLLOctober 11, 19596'4"210Santa Monica, CA USA
Steve EllsworthPRRJuly 30, 19606'8"220Chicago, IL USA
Dwight EvansRFRRNovember 3, 19516'2"180Santa Monica, CA USA
Wes GardnerPRRApril 29, 19616'4"197Benton, AR USA
Rich GedmanCLRSeptember 26, 19596'0"210Worcester, MA USA
Mike GreenwellLFLRJuly 18, 19636'0"170Louisville, KY USA
Sam HornPLLNovember 2, 19636'5"215Dallas, TX USA
Bruce HurstPLLMarch 24, 19586'4"200St. George, UT USA
Randy KutcherLFRRApril 30, 19605'11"170Anchorage, AK USA
Dennis LampPRRSeptember 23, 19526'4"200Los Angeles, CA USA
John MarzanoCRRFebruary 14, 19635'11"185Philadelphia, PA USA
Spike OwenSSBRApril 19, 19615'9"165Cleburne, TX USA
Larry Parrish1BRRNovember 10, 19536'3"190Winter Haven, FL USA
Carlos QuintanaRFRRAugust 26, 19656'0"175Mamporal, Mi Venezuela
Jody ReedSSRRJuly 26, 19625'9"170Tampa, FL USA
Jim RiceLFRRMarch 8, 19536'2"200Anderson, SC USA
Mike RochfordPLLMarch 14, 19636'4"205Methuen, MA USA
Ed Romero3BRRDecember 9, 19575'11"160Santurce, P.R.
Kevin RomineRFRRMay 23, 19615'11"185Exeter, NH USA
Jeff SellersPRRMay 11, 19646'1"175Compton, CA USA
Lee SmithPRRDecember 4, 19576'5"220Jamestown, LA USA
Mike SmithsonPRRJanuary 21, 19556'8"215Centerville, TN USA
Bob StanleyPRRNovember 10, 19546'4"210Portland, ME USA
John TrautweinPRRAugust 7, 19626'3"205Lafayette Hills, PA USA
Rob WoodwardPRRSeptember 28, 19626'3"185Hanover, NH USA