1992 Cleveland Indians season

1992 Cleveland Indians
Major league affiliations
Location
1992 information
Owner(s) Richard Jacobs
General manager(s) John Hart
Manager(s) Mike Hargrove
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Local radio WKNR (1220)
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The Indians were named "Organization of the Year" by Baseball America[1] in 1992, in response to the appearance of offensive bright spots and an improving farm system.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

AL East W L Pct. GB
Toronto Blue Jays 96 66 .593 --
Milwaukee Brewers 92 70 .568 4
Baltimore Orioles 89 73 .549 7
Cleveland Indians 76 86 .469 20
New York Yankees 76 86 .469 20
Detroit Tigers 75 87 .463 21
Boston Red Sox 73 89 .451 23

Notable transactions

Roster

1992 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batters

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
C Sandy Alomar, Jr. 89 299 75 .251 2 26
1B Paul Sorrento 140 458 123 .269 18 60
2B Carlos Baerga 161 657 205 .312 20 105
3B Brook Jacoby 120 291 76 .261 4 36
SS Mark Lewis 122 413 109 .264 5 30
LF Glenallen Hill 102 369 89 .241 18 49
CF Kenny Lofton 148 576 164 .285 5 42
RF Mark Whiten 148 508 129 .254 9 43
DH Albert Belle 153 585 152 .260 34 112

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Thomas Howard 117 358 99 .277 2 32
Junior Ortiz 86 244 61 .250 0 24
Carlos Martínez 69 228 60 .263 5 35
Félix Fermín 76 215 58 .270 0 13
Jim Thome 40 117 24 .205 2 12
Dave Rohde 5 7 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: GS = Games Started; IP = Innings Pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts;

Player GS IP W L ERA SO
Charles Nagy 33 252.0 17 10 2.96 169
Dennis Cook 32 158.0 5 7 3.82 96
Scott Scudder 23 109.0 6 10 5.28 66
Dave Otto 18 80.1 5 9 7.06 32
José Mesa 15 93.0 4 4 4.16 40

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jack Armstrong 35 166.2 6 15 4.64 114

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games played; W = Wins ; L = Losses ; SV = Saves ; K = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Steve Olin 72 8 5 29 2.34 47
Derek Lilliquist 71 5 3 6 1.75 47
Ted Power 64 3 3 6 2.54 51
Eric Plunk 58 9 6 4 3.64 50
Kevin Wickander 44 2 0 1 3.07 38

Award winners

All-Star Game

  • Sandy Alomar, Jr. (Starting Catcher)
  • Carlos Baerga (Reserve)
  • Charles Nagy (Reserve)

Minor league affiliates

Classification level Team League Managers
AAA Colorado Springs Sky Sox Pacific Coast League Charlie Manuel
AA Canton-Akron Indians Eastern League Brian Graham
Advanced A Kinston Indians Carolina League Dave Keller
A Columbus RedStixx South Atlantic League Mike Brown
Short Season A Watertown Indians New York–Penn League Shawn Pender
Rookie Burlington Indians Appalachian League

References

  • 1992 Cleveland Indians team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1992 Cleveland Indians team page at www.baseball-almanac.com