1984 Winter Haven Red Sox Roster

Florida State League (FSL) - Class: A
Team Record: 70-74
4th in the FSL's North Division
Manager: Dave Holt (70-74)
Affiliation: Boston Red Sox
Location: Winter Haven, Florida
Ballpark: Chain O'Lakes Park
Attendance: 18,249, Avg. 253
1984 Winter Haven Red Sox Statistics

The Winter Haven Red Sox of the Florida State League ended the 1984 season with a record of 70 wins and 74 losses, fourth in the league's North Division.

The Red Sox scored 565 runs and surrendered 634 runs. Jose Birriel paced Winter Haven with 16 home runs and drove in 69 runs. Dana Williams led all regular hitters with a .327 average. John Mitchell topped the team with 16 wins and a team-best 3.14 ERA, tops among regular hurlers.

Jeff Sellers, John Mitchell, Dana Williams, Jody Reed, Ellis Burks, John Leister and Mike Dalton were all players from the 1984 Winter Haven Red Sox who played in the Majors during their careers.

Dave Holt served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Alan AshkinazyRRDecember 7, 19615'7"160
John MitchellRRAugust 11, 19656'2"165Dickson, TN US
Brian PateRRMay 7, 19626'2"180
Paul PerryR6'1"195
Michael PoindexterR6'4"225
Jody ReedRRJuly 26, 19625'9"170Tampa, FL US
John RothRROctober 5, 19626'2"188
Jeff SellersRRMay 11, 19646'1"175Compton, CA US
Scott SkripkoRRJanuary 14, 19626'0"175
Jim SnedikerRNovember 21, 19616'2"190
John ToaleLRJanuary 11, 19656'0"190
Nelson TorresRRJune 19, 19605'11"168
Scott WadeRRApril 26, 19636'2"200Seabrook, MD US
Steve WalkerSRMarch 20, 19625'10"160, St. Croix VI
Mark WeinbrechtLLDecember 22, 19616'4"180San Diego, CA US
Brad WheelerLMarch 5, 19626'4"225
Bruster MinorRApril 15, 19606'1"204
Brad MettlerRNovember 12, 19616'1"190
Mark MeleskiLRNovember 16, 19605'11"155Baltimore, MD US
Omar BencomoRRJune 26, 19646'2"195Barinas, Barinas VE
Jose BirrielLLNovember 14, 19646'2"185
Tom BonkLRApril 4, 19616'3"205
Ellis BurksRRSeptember 11, 19646'2"175Vicksburg, MS US
Kevin BurrellRRDecember 2, 19626'3"187Pomona, CA US
Chris CannizzaroSRFebruary 23, 19625'9"160
Mike DaltonLLMarch 27, 19636'0"215Palo Alto, CA US
Robbie GeelsLRMarch 1, 19616'0"170
Mike GrahamLRNovember 7, 19656'1"200
Dave HallRRMarch 4, 19646'2"180
Al HamiltonRRJuly 5, 19626'2"185
Ray HansenLLApril 12, 19646'0"170
Mike KaneLRNovember 26, 19616'1"185
Jorge KuilanRRAugust 22, 19636'0"195Toa Basa, PR
John LeisterRRJanuary 3, 19616'2"200San Antonio, TX US
Dana WilliamsRRMarch 20, 19635'10"170Weirton, WV 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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