1986 Beaumont Golden Gators Roster

Texas League (TL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 60-76
Finished 4th in the TL's West Division
Manager: Steve Smith (60-76)
Affiliation: San Diego Padres
Location: Beaumont, Texas
Ballpark: Vincent-Beck Stadium
Attendance: 101,060, Avg. 1,486
1986 Beaumont Golden Gators Statistics

The Beaumont Golden Gators of the Texas League ended the 1986 season with a record of 60 wins and 76 losses, finishing fourth in the league's West Division.

The Golden Gators scored 585 runs and allowed 722 runs. Shane Mack paced Beaumont with 15 home runs and drove in 68 runs, while leading all regular batters with a .281 average, while Mark Poston topped the squad with 10 wins, and Joe Bitker recorded a 3.55 ERA, tops among regular hurlers.

Shane Mack, Steve Luebber, Steve Lubratich, Joe Bitker, Sandy Alomar, Randy Byers, Jerald Clark, Candy Sierra and Joey Cora were all players from the 1986 Beaumont Golden Gators who played in the Major Leagues during their careers.

Steve Smith served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Sandy AlomarRRJune 18, 19666'5"200Salinas, PR
Joe BitkerRRFebruary 12, 19646'1"175Glendale, CA US
Bill BlountLLSeptember 27, 19636'4"180
Tom BrassilRRJune 17, 19606'3"180
Randy ByersLROctober 2, 19646'2"180Bridgeton, NJ US
Frank CastroRRJuly 10, 19605'11"185La Habana, La Habana CU
Jerald ClarkRRAugust 10, 19636'4"200Crockett, TX US
Joey CoraSRMay 14, 19655'7"150Caguas, PR
Mike CostelloRAugust 28, 19626'2"230
Mike DebutchRRAugust 21, 19635'10"165
Rich DoyleRFebruary 4, 19646'5"210
Rusty FordRFebruary 20, 19616'4"200Lufkin, TX US
Steve GarciaLROctober 25, 19605'10"160
Mark GillaspieSRApril 18, 19596'2"185
Brent GjesdalRRMay 5, 19616'0"193Portland, OR US
Bob GrandstaffRRSeptember 22, 19636'1"180
Eric HardgraveRROctober 5, 19606'3"205
Steve LubratichRRMay 1, 19556'0"170Oakland, CA US
Steve LuebberRRJuly 9, 19496'3"185Clinton, MO US
Joe LynchRNovember 17, 19626'0"175New Brunswick, NJ US
Shane MackRRDecember 7, 19636'0"185Los Angeles, CA US
Paul MancusoLJanuary 12, 19605'10"165
Mike McClainROctober 5, 19636'4"190
Mike MillsRJuly 5, 19616'1"180
Scott ParsonsRRJanuary 25, 19626'4"210Livingston, NJ US
Mark PostonRNovember 29, 19616'5"205
Candy SierraRRMarch 27, 19676'2"190Rio Piedras, PR
Todd SimmonsRRSeptember 11, 19636'4"200Bellflower, CA US
Eric VarozLRNovember 6, 19625'10"170
Bill WronaRRJanuary 11, 19615'8"160

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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