1985 Rochester Red Wings Roster

International League (IL) - Class: AAA
Team Record: 58-81
Finished 7th in the IL
Manager: Frank Verdi (0-0), Mark Wiley (0-0)
Affiliation: Baltimore Orioles
Location: Rochester, New York
Ballpark: Silver Stadium
Attendance: 208,955, Avg. 3,007
1985 Rochester Red Wings Statistics

The Rochester Red Wings of the International League ended the 1985 season with a record of 58 wins and 81 losses, finishing seventh in the IL.

The Red Wings plated 568 runs and surrendered 614 runs. Kelly Paris paced Rochester with 18 home runs, and Leo Hernandez walloped 20 or more, too. Leo Hernandez drove in 69 runs. Kelly Paris led batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .275 clip. Bill Swaggerty topped the squad with 11 wins and a team-best 3.24 earned run average, leading regular hurlers.

Members of the 1985 Rochester Red Wings who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Luis Rosado, George Bjorkman, Al Pardo, Alan Wiggins, Jim Traber, Darrell Brown, Mike Couchee, Leo Hernandez, Bill Swaggerty, Bob Molinaro, Todd Cruz, Jerry Augustine, Roy Lee Jackson, Nelson Norman, Jeff Schaefer, Nate Snell, Odell Jones, Kelly Paris, Dave Rajsich, Lenn Sakata, Ricky Jones, Phil Huffman, Brad Havens, John Shelby, John Stefero, Fritzie Connally, Tom O'Malley, Lemmie Miller, Don Welchel and Rod Allen.

Frank Verdi and Mark Wiley served as manager.

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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Rod AllenRROctober 5, 19596'1"185Los Angeles, CA US
Jerry AugustineLLJuly 24, 19526'0"183Kewaunee, WI US
Greg BierceviczRROctober 21, 19556'1"185Derby, CT US
George BjorkmanRRAugust 26, 19566'2"190Ontario, CA US
Oscar BritoRROctober 28, 19596'2"155Salcedo, Hermanas Mirabal DO
Darrell BrownSROctober 29, 19556'0"184Oklahoma City, OK US
Fritzie ConnallyRRMay 19, 19586'3"210Bryan, TX US
Ray CorbettRRMarch 2, 19596'0"195
Mike CoucheeRRDecember 4, 19576'0"190San Jose, CA US
Todd CruzRRNovember 23, 19556'0"175Highland Park, MI US
Dave FalconeLRSeptember 30, 19586'2"225Gainesville, FL US
Randle GrangerSRJanuary 4, 19596'1"189Dolton, IL US
Brad HavensLLNovember 17, 19596'1"180Highland Park, MI US
Leo HernandezRRNovember 6, 19595'11"170Santa Lucia, Miranda VE
Phil HuffmanRRJune 20, 19586'2"180Freeport, TX US
Roy Lee JacksonRRMay 1, 19546'2"190Opelika, AL US
Jerry JohnsonRRNovember 7, 19556'3"185Austin, TX US
Odell JonesRRJanuary 13, 19536'3"175Tulare, CA US
Ricky JonesRRJune 4, 19586'3"186Tupelo, MS US
Joe KucharskiRRFebruary 3, 19616'3"225Houston, TX US
Lemmie MillerRRJune 2, 19606'1"190Dallas, TX US
Bob MolinaroLRMay 21, 19506'0"190Newark, NJ US
Nelson NormanSRMay 23, 19586'2"160San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Tom O'MalleyLRDecember 25, 19606'0"180Orange, NJ US
Al PardoSRSeptember 8, 19626'2"187Oviedo, ES
Kelly ParisRROctober 17, 19576'0"175Encino, CA US
Dave RajsichLLSeptember 28, 19516'5"175Youngstown, OH US
Mike ReddishRRMay 27, 19596'1"205Boston, MA US
Luis RosadoRRDecember 6, 19556'0"180Santurce, PR
Lenn SakataRRJune 8, 19545'9"160Honolulu, HI US
Jeff SchaeferRRMay 31, 19605'10"170Patchogue, NY US
John ShelbySRFebruary 23, 19586'1"175Lexington, KY US
Nate SnellRRSeptember 2, 19526'4"190Orangeburg, SC US
John SteferoLRSeptember 22, 19595'8"185Sumter, SC US
Bill SwaggertyRRDecember 5, 19566'2"186Sanford, FL US
Jim TraberLLDecember 26, 19616'0"194Columbus, OH US
Don WelchelRRFebruary 3, 19576'4"205Atlanta, TX US
Alan WigginsSRFebruary 17, 19586'2"160Los Angeles, CA 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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