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1984 Birmingham Barons Roster

Southern League (SL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 66-81
Finished 4th in the SL's West Division
Manager: Roy Majtyka (66-81)
Affiliation: Detroit Tigers
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Ballpark: Rickwood Field
Attendance: 175,958, Avg. 2,394
1984 Birmingham Barons Statistics

The Birmingham Barons of the Southern League ended the 1984 season with a record of 66 wins and 81 losses, finishing fourth in the league's West Division.

The Barons scored 704 runs, most in the league. Birmingham yielded 776 runs, most in the circuit. Scotti Madison led the team with 15 home runs Mark Smith drove in 98 runs. Chris Pittaro paced all regular hitters by connecting at a .284 clip, while Scott Tabor topped the squad with 10 wins and a team-best 3.05 ERA, tops among regular hurlers.

Players from the 1984 Birmingham Barons who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Pat Larkin, Bryan Kelly, Mike Henneman, Don Gordon, Bruce Fields, Scotti Madison, Rich Monteleone, Carlos Lezcano, Bob Melvin, Chuck Cary, Howard Bailey, Ramon Pena, Chris Pittaro, Jeff Robinson, Dan Whitmer and Bobby Sprowl.

Roy Majtyka served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Lorenzo ArceRRNovember 15, 19605'10"172
Howard BaileyRLJuly 31, 19576'0"195Grand Haven, MI US
Chuck CaryLLMarch 3, 19606'4"210Whittier, CA US
Pedro ChavezRRFebruary 23, 19625'11"162Los Teques, Miranda VE
Kerry CookRJanuary 14, 19616'9"220
Mark DackoRAugust 26, 19586'4"190
John DuffyLLAugust 24, 19616'0"170
Alan DunnRRNovember 19, 19616'0"185Gadsden, AL US
Bruce FieldsLROctober 6, 19606'0"185Cleveland, OH US
George FoussianesRRDecember 21, 19576'1"190
Alex GarciaLSeptember 11, 19616'2"190
Mike GiordanoRAugust 12, 19596'0"183Neubruke, DE
Don GordonRROctober 10, 19596'1"175New York, NY US
Randy HarveyLLApril 3, 19616'3"203
Mike HennemanRRDecember 11, 19616'4"205St. Charles, MO US
Billy HinzRMarch 12, 19626'1"190
John HotchkissRRSeptember 6, 19596'3"195
Mark JacobRMay 13, 19606'2"185
Duane JamesRApril 22, 19626'3"180
Bryan KellyRRFebruary 24, 19596'2"195Silver Spring, MD US
Pat LarkinLLJune 14, 19606'0"180Arcadia, CA US
Carlos LezcanoRRSeptember 30, 19556'2"185Arecibo, PR
Scotti MadisonSRSeptember 12, 19595'11"185Pensacola, FL US
Dave McClureRR5'10"185
Bob MelvinRROctober 28, 19616'4"205Palo Alto, CA US
Rich MonteleoneRRMarch 22, 19636'2"205Tampa, FL US
Ernie MoyaRNovember 15, 19616'2"185
Greg NormanRRDecember 8, 19606'1"190
Ramon PenaRRMay 5, 19625'10"155Santiago, Santiago DO
Bill PinkhamRRAugust 25, 19596'6"225
Chris PittaroSRSeptember 16, 19615'11"170Trenton, NJ US
Jeff RobinsonRRDecember 14, 19616'6"210Ventura, CA US
Virgilio SilverioLLFebruary 22, 19615'10"160
Mark SmithRRMarch 2, 19626'2"185
Rob SouzaRSeptember 3, 19636'1"160
Gary SpringerSRDecember 23, 19595'9"165
Bobby SprowlLLApril 14, 19566'2"190Sandusky, OH US
Scott TaborRAugust 20, 19606'1"175
Reggie ThomasLRAugust 10, 19596'0"185
Raul TovarRRNovember 14, 19586'1"183Caracas, Distrito Federal VE
Dan WhitmerRRNovember 23, 19556'3"195Redlands, CA US
Stan YoungerLLJanuary 27, 19596'2"180

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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