1991 Boston Red Sox season

1991 Boston Red Sox season

The 1991 Boston Red Sox season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Red Sox finishing 2nd in the American League East with a record of 84 wins and 78 losses.

Offseason

  • December 19, 1990: Danny Darwin signed as a Free Agent with the Boston Red Sox.[1]

Regular season

Season standings

AL East W L Pct. GB
Toronto Blue Jays 91 71 .562 --
Boston Red Sox 84 78 .519 7
Detroit Tigers 84 78 .519 7
Milwaukee Brewers 83 79 .512 8
New York Yankees 71 91 .438 20
Baltimore Orioles 67 95 .414 34
Cleveland Indians 57 105 .352 34

Notable Transactions

  • February 1, 1991: John Moses was Signed as a Free Agent with the Boston Red Sox.[2]
  • April 1, 1991: John Moses was Released by the Boston Red Sox.[2]
  • April 18, 1991: Steve Lyons was signed as a Free Agent with the Boston Red Sox.[3]
  • August 9, 1991: Kevin Romine was released by the Boston Red Sox.[4]

Opening Day Line Up

26 Wade Boggs 3B
  3 Jody Reed 2B
39 Mike Greenwell     LF
25 Jack Clark DH
12 Ellis Burks CF
23 Tom Brunansky RF
18 Carlos Quintana 1B
  6 Tony Peña C
11 Tim Naehring SS
21 Roger Clemens P

Roster

1991 Boston Red Sox
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
C Tony Peña 141 464 107 .231 5 48
1B Carlos Quintana 149 478 141 .295 11 71
2B Jody Reed 153 618 175 .283 5 60
3B Wade Boggs 144 546 181 .332 8 51
SS Luis Rivera 129 414 107 .258 8 40
LF Mike Greenwell 147 544 163 .300 9 83
CF Ellis Burks 130 474 119 .251 14 56
RF Tom Brunansky 142 459 105 .229 16 70
DH Jack Clark 140 481 120 .249 28 87

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

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Roger Clemens 35 271.1 18 10 2.62 241

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO

Awards and honors

All-Star Game

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Pawtucket Red Sox International League Butch Hobson
AA New Britain Red Sox Eastern League Gary Allenson
A Lynchburg Red Sox Carolina League Buddy Bailey
A Winter Haven Red Sox Florida State League Mike Verdi
Short-Season A Elmira Pioneers New York–Penn League Dave Holt
Rookie GCL Red Sox Gulf Coast League Felix Maldonado
[5]

References

  • 1991 Boston Red Sox team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1991 Boston Red Sox season at baseball-almanac.com