1985 Clinton Giants Roster

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 71-69
Finished 3rd in the MWL's Central Division
Manager: Tim Blackwell (71-69)
Affiliation: San Francisco Giants
Location: Clinton, Iowa
Ballpark: Alliant Energy Field
Attendance: 101,499, Avg. 1,450
1985 Clinton Giants Statistics

The Clinton Giants of the Midwest League ended the 1985 season with a record of 71 wins and 69 losses, finishing third in the league's Central Division.

The Giants scored 513 runs, worst in the league, and allowed 541 runs. T. J. McDonald accounted for 58 RBI. John Skurla led batters with significant playing time by hitting .272. Keith Silver topped the team with 17 wins and a team-best 2.24 ERA, best among regular hurlers.

Dennis Cook and Tony Perezchica both played in Major League Baseball during their careers.

Tim Blackwell served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
John AckermanRRAugust 29, 19646'3"190
Paul BlairSRMay 14, 19645'11"160Los Angeles, CA US
Dennis CookLLOctober 4, 19626'3"185La Marque, TX US
Kent CooperRRMay 30, 19626'2"185
Bob CosbyRRDecember 15, 19615'11"190
Harry DavisRRAugust 27, 19645'10"165
Ken DressierRJanuary 14, 19646'3"
Eric EricksonLLOctober 31, 19616'4"200Santa Monica, CA US
Felipe GonzalezRROctober 19, 19646'0"176
Dan HamstraRSeptember 10, 19616'4"210
Dave HinnrichsROctober 19, 19616'4"215
T. J. McDonaldRROctober 25, 19636'0"180
Tom MessierLOctober 26, 19626'1"175
Todd MoriartyLJanuary 10, 19626'3"192
Omer MunozRRMarch 6, 19665'9"156Maracaibo, Zulia VE
Joe OlkerRLJune 4, 19636'0"190
Jose PenaRRApril 24, 19656'1"183
Tony PerezchicaRRApril 20, 19665'11"165Mexicali, Baja California MX
Bradley PorterRR6'2"185
Darrell RodgersROctober 6, 19626'3"185
Keith SilverRDecember 17, 19626'1"170
John SkurlaLLDecember 16, 19625'11"165
Billy SmithRRDecember 11, 19636'0"185
Tommy SmithSRFebruary 16, 19635'11"190
Jim SpringLRJune 11, 19615'10"170
Christopher StangelR6'4"200
Lyle SwepsonRRSeptember 5, 19656'1"183
Paul Van StoneSRJuly 29, 19636'0"185
Mike VillaLRJuly 6, 19646'1"175
Kevin WoodhouseLL5'11"168

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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