1990 Montreal Expos season

1990 Montreal Expos season

Offseason

  • October 26, 1989: Yamil Benitez was signed by the Montreal Expos as an amateur free agent.[1]
  • December 7, 1989: Oil Can Boyd signed as a Free Agent with the Montreal Expos.[2]
  • December 7, 1989: Keith Atherton was signed as a Free Agent with the Montreal Expos.[3]
  • January 24, 1990: John Candelaria was released by the Montreal Expos.[4]
  • March 17, 1990: Eric Bullock was signed as a Free Agent with the Montreal Expos.[5]

Regular season

Season standings

NL East W L Pct. GB
Pittsburgh Pirates 95 67 .586 --
New York Mets 91 71 .562 4
Montreal Expos 85 77 .525 10
Chicago Cubs 77 85 .475 18
Philadelphia Phillies 77 85 .475 18
St. Louis Cardinals 70 92 .432 25

Opening Day starters

  • Delino DeShields
  • Andrés Galarraga
  • Marquis Grissom
  • Kevin Gross
  • Spike Owen
  • Tim Raines
  • Nelson Santovenia
  • Larry Walker
  • Tim Wallach [6]

Notable transactions

  • April 23, 1990: Rex Hudler was traded by the Montreal Expos to the St. Louis Cardinals for John Costello.[7]
  • June 4, 1990: Shane Andrews, Rondell White, Gabe White, Stan Spencer, Ben Van Ryn and Stan Robertson were drafted by the Expos in the 1st round of the 1990 amateur draft.[8]
  • June 18, 1990: Rolando Roomes was selected off waivers by the Montreal Expos from the Cincinnati Reds.[9]
  • July 2, 1990: Ugueth Urbina was signed by the Montreal Expos as an amateur free agent.[10]
  • August 8, 1990: Zane Smith was traded by the Montreal Expos to the Pittsburgh Pirates for a player to be named later, Scott Ruskin, and Willie Greene. The Pittsburgh Pirates sent Moisés Alou (August 16, 1990) to the Montreal Expos to complete the trade.[11]

Roster

1990 Montreal Expos
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Foley, TomTom Foley 73 164 35 .213 0 12

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Boyd, Oil CanOil Can Boyd 31 190.2 10 6 2.93 113
Anderson, ScottScott Anderson 4 18 0 1 3.00 16

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Malloy, BobBob Malloy 1 0 0 0 0.00 1

Awards and honors

1990 Major League Baseball All-Star Game

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Indianapolis Indians American Association Tim Johnson
AA Jacksonville Expos Southern League Jerry Manuel
A West Palm Beach Expos Florida State League Felipe Alou
A Rockford Expos Midwest League Mike Quade
Short-Season A Jamestown Expos New York–Penn League Pat Daugherty
Rookie GCL Expos Gulf Coast League Lorenzo Bundy
[12]

References

  • 1990 Montreal Expos team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1990 Montreal Expos team page at www.baseball-almanac.com