1991 California Angels season

1991 California Angels season

The California Angels 1991 season involved the Angels finishing 7th in the American League west with a record of 81 wins and 81 losses.

Offseason

  • December 2, 1990: Devon White was traded by the California Angels with Willie Fraser and Marcus Moore to the Toronto Blue Jays for a player to be named later, Junior Felix, and Luis Sojo. The Toronto Blue Jays sent Ken Rivers (minors) (December 4, 1990) to the California Angels to complete the trade.[1]
  • December 13, 1990: Max Venable was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[2]
  • March 14, 1991: Dante Bichette was traded by the California Angels to the Milwaukee Brewers for Dave Parker.[3]

Regular season

Season standings

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Away
Minnesota Twins 95 67 .586 -- 51-30 44-37
Chicago White Sox 87 75 .537 8 46-35 41-40
Texas Rangers 85 77 .525 10 46-35 39-42
Oakland Athletics 84 78 .519 11 47-34 37-44
Seattle Mariners 83 79 .512 12 45-36 38-43
Kansas City Royals 82 80 .506 13 40-41 42-39
California Angels 81 81 .500 14 40-41 41-40

Transactions

  • April 1, 1991: Rick Schu was released by the California Angels.[4]
  • June 3, 1991: Mark Sweeney was drafted by the California Angels in the 9th round of the 1991 amateur draft. Player signed June 5, 1991.[5]
  • July 30, 1991: Shawn Abner was traded by the San Diego Padres to the California Angels for Jack Howell.[6]
  • September 7, 1991: Dave Parker was released by the California Angels.[7]

Roster

1991 California Angels
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: 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
C Lance Parrish 119 402 87 .216 19 51
1B Wally Joyner 143 551 166 .301 21 96
2B Luis Sojo 113 364 94 .258 3 20
3B Gary Gaetti 152 586 144 .246 18 66
SS Dick Schofield 134 427 96 .225 0 31
LF Luis Polonia 150 604 179 .296 2 50
CF Junior Félix 66 230 65 .283 2 26
RF Dave Winfield 150 568 149 .262 28 86
DH Dave Parker 119 466 108 .232 11 56

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers
Player G W L SV ERA SO
Cliff Young 11 1 0 0 4.26 6

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Edmonton Trappers Pacific Coast League Mako Oliveras
AA Midland Angels Texas League Don Long
A Palm Springs Angels California League Nate Oliver
A Quad Cities Angels Midwest League Mitch Seoane
Short-Season A Boise Hawks Northwest League Tom Kotchman
Rookie AZL Angels Arizona League Bill Lachemann
LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Boise[8]

References

  • 1991 California Angels team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1991 California Angels team page at www.baseball-almanac.com
Preceded by
1990
California Angels seasons
1991
Succeeded by
1992