1985 Waterloo Indians Roster

Midwest League (MWL) - Class: A
Team Record: 67-73
Finished 4th in the MWL's Central Division
Manager: Steve Swisher (67-73)
Affiliation: Cleveland Indians
Location: Waterloo, Iowa
Ballpark: Municipal Stadium
Attendance: 78,125, Avg. 1,116
1985 Waterloo Indians Statistics

The Waterloo Indians of the Midwest League ended the 1985 season with a record of 67 wins and 73 losses, finishing fourth in the league's Central Division.

The Indians tallied 619 runs and yielded 685 runs. Bernardo Brito paced Waterloo with 29 home runs, while Mark Higgins, Butch Garcia and Miguel Roman each walloped 15 or more, too. Bernardo Brito accounted for 78 RBI. Miguel Roman led batters with significant playing time by hitting .263. Luis Encarnación topped the team with 8 wins, and Chris Beasley recorded a 3.3 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Players from the 1985 Waterloo Indians who spent time in the Majors during their careers included Chris Beasley, Bernardo Brito, Luis Encarnación, Mark Higgins and Dar Smith.

Steve Swisher served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Dave AlvisLLJune 24, 19636'2"190
Chris BeasleyRRJune 23, 19626'2"190Jackson, TN US
Mike BellamanRJanuary 9, 19636'2"200
Keith BennettSROctober 22, 19636'1"166
Bernardo BritoRRDecember 4, 19636'1"190San Cristobal, San Cristobal DO
Pete CarganillaRRNovember 3, 19655'11"165
Claudio CarrascoSRJune 6, 19655'9"160
Ed ClarkLAugust 8, 19646'2"180
Paul DaddarioRRAugust 13, 19626'1"171
Luis EncarnaciónRROctober 20, 19635'10"178Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Ken GallowayLDecember 8, 19616'2"185
Butch GarciaRRSeptember 12, 19656'0"210
Andy GhelfiRRNovember 8, 19636'2"185La Crosse, WI US
Mike GreerRApril 30, 19646'1"
Milt HarperLLJuly 12, 19626'0"210
Mark HigginsRRJuly 9, 19636'2"210Miami, FL US
Mark HopkinsRROctober 8, 19625'11"187
Dave JenkinsRRAugust 5, 19636'1"185
Steve JohniganRRJanuary 26, 19636'1"170
Rozier JordanRRMay 29, 19635'10"180
Greg KarpukRRSeptember 13, 19636'1"200
Bob LinkRSeptember 13, 19626'2"200
Juan LopezRRMay 16, 19625'11"187Bayamon, PR
John MinyardRJuly 3, 19626'3"190
Kent MurphyLJanuary 1, 19636'2"180
Mike MurphyRRFebruary 15, 19636'4"215
Jay PalmaRRJanuary 27, 19616'4"185San Jose, CA US
Jeff PaulLR5'10"180
George PiphusR6'2"180
Rene QuinonesSRNovember 17, 19615'9"155
Andy RobertsonRMarch 9, 19666'0"190
Miguel RomanRRJune 18, 19646'3"170
Rich SharpROctober 19, 19616'4"215
Dar SmithRRJuly 29, 19606'4"185Baltimore, MD US
Charles SomaROctober 7, 19626'3"200
Joe StephensonR6'0"192
Steve WhitmyerRSeptember 5, 19616'4"205

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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