1988 San Antonio Missions Roster

Texas League (TL) - Class: AA
Team Record: 73-60
Finished 2nd in the TL's West Division
Manager: Kevin Kennedy (73-60)
Affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Ballpark: V.J. Keefe Stadium
Attendance: 130,899, Avg. 1,968
1988 San Antonio Missions Statistics

Playoffs - El Paso Diablos 2 games, San Antonio Missions 0

The San Antonio Missions of the Texas League ended the 1988 season with a record of 73 wins and 60 losses, finishing second in the league's West Division.

The Missions scored 570 runs and allowed 571 runs. Walt McConnell led San Antonio with 11 home runs Luis Lopez drove in 65 runs. Mike Huff topped all regular batters with a .304 average, while John Wetteland paced the squad with 10 wins, and Greg LaFever recorded a 3.49 ERA, best among pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Players from the 1988 San Antonio Missions who spent time in the Majors during their careers included John Wetteland, Steve Crawford, Darrin Fletcher, Luis Lopez, Tony Mack, Ramon Martinez, Jose Mota, Mike Munoz, Javier Ortiz, Ron Mathis, Wayne Kirby, Mike Hartley, Mike Huff, Juan Bell and Ed Amelung.

Kevin Kennedy served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Ed AmelungLLApril 13, 19595'11"180Fullerton, CA US
Mike BatesoleRRMarch 28, 19646'1"200
Juan BellSRMarch 29, 19685'11"172San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Manuel BenitezRRJune 12, 19656'0"165
Adam BrownLRAugust 10, 19666'0"203
Juan BustabadLRAugust 16, 19615'10"150La Habana, La Habana CU
Steve CrawfordRRApril 29, 19586'5"225Pryor, OK US
Dave EichhornSRDecember 9, 19616'2"180
Darrin FletcherLROctober 3, 19666'2"195Elmhurst, IL US
Manny FrancoisSRMay 28, 19665'11"165San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Mike HartleyRRAugust 31, 19616'1"192Hawthorne, CA US
Jim HickeyRROctober 12, 19616'2"215Chicago, IL US
Mike HuffRRAugust 11, 19636'1"180Honolulu, HI US
Joe HumphriesRDecember 29, 19636'2"192
Jim KatingRRDecember 19, 19656'2"212
Joe KesselmarkLLAugust 6, 19655'11"175
Wayne KirbyLRJanuary 22, 19645'11"185Williamsburg, VA US
Greg LaFeverRAugust 7, 19635'10"180
Luis LopezRRSeptember 1, 19646'1"190Brooklyn, NY US
Tony MackRRApril 30, 19615'10"177Lexington, KY US
Ramon MartinezLRMarch 22, 19686'4"165Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Ron MathisRRSeptember 25, 19586'0"175Kansas City, MO US
Walt McConnellLRSeptember 13, 19646'1"195
Domingo MichelRRJanuary 25, 19655'10"170
Jose MotaSRMarch 16, 19655'9"155Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Mike MunozLLJuly 12, 19656'2"190Baldwin Park, CA US
Javier OrtizRRJanuary 22, 19636'4"220Boston, MA US
Mike PitzRRJune 13, 19656'0"170
Miguel SantanaSRMarch 8, 19676'0"161
Michael SchweighofferR6'0"185
Jose TapiaRRJanuary 20, 19666'3"195
Phil TorresRDecember 31, 19625'10"160
John WettelandRRAugust 21, 19666'2"195San Mateo, CA US
Barry WohlerLLJuly 4, 19626'1"190

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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