1982 Arkansas Travelers Roster

Texas League (TL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 68-68
Finished 3rd in the TL's East Division
Manager: Gaylen Pitts (0-0), Nick Leyva (0-0)
Affiliation: St. Louis Cardinals
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Ballpark: Ray Winder Field
Attendance: 213,566, Avg. 3,141
1982 Arkansas Travelers Statistics

The Arkansas Travelers of the Texas League ended the 1982 season with a record of 68 wins and 68 losses, finishing third in the league's East Division.

The Travelers conceded 557 runs, the lowest total in the circuit. Arkansas plated 637 runs. Jim Adduci paced the team with 22 home runs, while Andy Van Slyke walloped 20 or more also. Jim Adduci drove in 92 runs and topped batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .298 clip. Kevin Hagen led the squad with 11 wins and a team-best 3.62 ERA, leading qualifying pitchers.

Members of the 1982 Arkansas Travelers who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Bill Lyons, Andy Van Slyke, Mark Salas, Mike Kinnunen, Buddy Schultz, Jose Uribe, Jim Adduci, Tom Nieto, Kevin Hagen, Jeff Keener and Ricky Horton.

Gaylen Pitts and Nick Leyva served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
John AdamsRRMay 25, 19596'1"190Lubbock, TX US
Jim AdduciLLAugust 9, 19596'5"200Chicago, IL US
Scott ArigoniRLFebruary 6, 19596'5"195Torrington, CT US
Jack AyerRRNovember 10, 19586'2"190San Diego, CA US
Manuel CollettiSRAugust 17, 19565'10"160New Orleans, LA US
Greg GuinLLOctober 13, 19595'11"185Newport News, VA US
Julian GutierrezRRJune 23, 19595'9"150Ponce, PR
Kevin HagenRRMarch 8, 19606'2"185Renton, WA US
Ricky HortonLLJuly 30, 19596'2"195Poughkeepsie, NY US
Jerry JohnsonRRNovember 7, 19556'3"185Austin, TX US
Jeff KeenerLRJanuary 14, 19596'0"170Pana, IL US
Mike KinnunenLLApril 1, 19586'1"185Seattle, WA US
Bill LyonsRRApril 26, 19586'1"175Alton, IL US
Donald MooreSROctober 15, 19596'5"195Covina, CA US
Alex NeelyRRJanuary 15, 19576'6"230Riverton, WY US
Tom NietoRROctober 27, 19606'1"193Downey, CA US
Luis OjedaRRApril 15, 19615'11"175Manati, PR
Jerry PerryRRMarch 28, 19575'11"185Fall River, MA US
Rafael PimentelRRJune 15, 19596'0"165Bani, Peravia DO
Larry ReynoldsSRJuly 9, 19575'11"175Eugene, OR US
Mark RigginsRLJanuary 23, 19575'11"178Jasper, IN US
Mark SalasLRMarch 8, 19616'0"180Montebello, CA US
Jose SanchezRRDecember 16, 19605'10"159Bani, Peravia DO
Edmund SanfordRRFebruary 15, 19576'6"200Philadelphia, PA US
Barry SaylerRRApril 17, 19586'2"185Sunnyside, WA US
Buddy SchultzRLSeptember 19, 19506'0"170Cleveland, OH US
Dennis SeipleL6'10"230
Tom ThurbergRROctober 16, 19576'1"190Weymouth, MA US
Jose UribeSRJanuary 21, 19595'10"155San Cristobal, San Cristobal DO
Andy Van SlykeLRDecember 21, 19606'1"190Utica, NY US
Steve WinfieldRRDecember 2, 19586'5"210Center, TX US
Michael WoltersRRMarch 14, 19566'0"170Jacksonville, FL US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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