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1988 Pittsburgh PiratesSeason Roster
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John Cangelosi played for the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknamePirates
LocationPittsburgh,Pennsylvania
Record85-75 (2nd in National League East)League Rank4thMLB Rank10th
BallparkThree Rivers Stadium
ManagerJim LeylandGeneral ManagerSyd Thrift
CoachesRich Donnelly (Bullpen Coach), Gene Lamont (Third Base Coach), Ray Miller (Pitching Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickAustin Manahan (#13)
Payroll$7,627,500 (Rank: 23rd)
Attendance1,866,713 (Rank: 17th)
Minor League AffiliatesBuffalo Bisons (AAA) 72-70 ... Harrisburg Senators (AA) 65-73 ... Salem Buccaneers (A+) 73-66 ... Augusta Pirates (A) 78-60 ... Watertown Pirates (A-) 35-39 ... Gulf Coast Pirates (Rk) 26-37 ... Princeton Pirates (Rk) 33-37 ...
Years Available1887-2019

Team History -- 1988 Statistics -- 1988 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1988 Pittsburgh Pirates.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1988 baseball season.

1988 Pittsburgh Pirates Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
6Rafael BelliardSS5-6 160 R-R 1961-10-24 26Pueblo Nuevo,Dom Rep MLB1980-19991982-1998  
1980-   UDFA-PIT
 
24Barry BondsOF6-2 210 L-L 1964-07-24 23Riverside,California MLB1983-20071986-2007Junipero Serra (San Mateo,CA)Arizona St
1985- 1-   6-PIT
 
25Bobby Bonilla3B6-3 240 B-R 1963-02-23 25New York,New York MLB1981-20011986-2001Herbert H. Lehman (Bronx,NY)New York Institute Technology
1981-   UDFA-PIT
 
5Sid Bream1B6-4 220 L-L 1960-08-03 27Carlisle,Pennsylvania MLB1981-19941983-1994Carlisle (Carlisle,PA)Liberty U.
1981- 2-  48-LAN
 
44John CangelosiOF5-8 160 B-L 1963-03-10 25Brooklyn,New York MLB1982-19991985-1999Miami Springs (Miami Springs,FL)Miami-Dade Col
1982- 4-  91-CHA
 
7Darnell ColesOF6-1 185 R-R 1962-06-02 26San Bernardino,California MLB1980-19971983-1997Eisenhower (Rialto,CA)Orange Coast Col
1980- 1-   6-SEA
 
2Orestes Destrade1B6-4 210 B-R 1962-05-08 26Santiago,Cuba MLB1981-19941987-1994Columbus (Miami,FL)Florida Col
1980-23- 589-CAL
 
14Mike DiazOF6-2 195 R-R 1960-04-15 28San Francisco,California MLB1978-20091983-1988Terra Nova (Pacifica,CA)
1978-30- 685-CHN
 
30Benny Distefano1B6-1 195 L-L 1962-01-23 26Brooklyn,New York MLB1982-19931984-1992Lafayette (Brooklyn,NY)Alvin CC
1982- 2-  29-PIT
 
15Doug DrabekP6-1 185 R-R 1962-07-25 25Victoria,Texas MLB1981-19981986-1998St. Joseph (Victoria,TX)Houston
1983-11- 279-CHA
 
41Mike DunneP6-4 200 R-R 1962-10-27 25South Bend,Indiana MLB1983-19941987-1992Limestone Community (Bartonville,IL)Bradley U.
1984- 1-   7-SLN
 
29Felix FerminSS5-11 170 R-R 1963-10-09 24Mao,Dom Rep MLB1983-19961987-1996  
1983-   UDFA-PIT
 
54Brian FisherP6-4 210 R-R 1962-03-18 26Honolulu,Hawaii MLB1980-19931985-1992William C. Hinkley (Aurora,CO)
1980- 2-  29-ATL
 
27Miguel GarciaP5-11 173 L-L 1967-04-03 21Caracas,Venezuela MLB1985-19951987-1989  
1985-   UDFA-CAL
 
28Denny GonzalezSS5-11 185 R-R 1963-07-22 24Sabana Grande De Boya,Dom Rep MLB1981-19921984-1989  
1981-   UDFA-PIT
 
35Jim GottP6-4 220 R-R 1959-08-03 28Hollywood,California MLB1977-19951982-1995San Marino (San Marino,CA)Brigham Young U.
1977- 4-  84-SLN
 
47Tommy GreggOF6-1 190 L-L 1963-07-29 24Boone,North Carolina MLB1982-19971987-1997Richard J. Reynolds (Winston-Salem,NC)Wake Forest U.
1985- 7- 164-PIT
 
55Dave Hostetler1B6-4 215 R-R 1956-03-27 32Pasadena,California MLB1977-19881981-1988Arcadia (Arcadia,CA)USC, Citrus Col
1978- 4-  87-MON
 
50Barry JonesP6-4 225 R-R 1963-02-15 25Centerville,Indiana MLB1984-20001986-1993Centerville (Centerville,IN)Indiana U.
1984- 3-  69-PIT
 
16Bob KipperP6-2 200 R-L 1964-07-08 23Aurora,Illinois MLB1982-19941985-1992Aurora Central Catholic (Aurora,IL)
1982- 1-   8-CAL
 
60Randy KramerP6-2 170 R-R 1960-09-20 27Palo Alto,California MLB1982-19941988-1992Oak Grove (San Jose,CA)San Jose City Col
1982- 2-  42-HOU
 
50Dave LaPointP6-3 215 L-L 1959-07-29 28Glens Falls,New York MLB1977-19961980-1991Glens Falls (Glens Falls,NY)
1977-10- 237-MIL
 
12Mike LaValliereC5-9 190 L-R 1960-08-18 27Charlotte,North Carolina MLB1979-19951984-1995Trinity (Manchester,NH)Massachusetts-Lowell
1981-   UDFA-PHI
 
13Jose Lind2B5-11 155 R-R 1964-05-01 24Toabaja,Puerto Rico MLB1983-20021987-1995  
1982-   UDFA-PIT
 
59Morris MaddenP6-0 155 L-L 1960-08-31 27Laurens,South Carolina MLB1979-19901987-1989Laurens (Laurens,SC)Spartanburg Methodist Col
1979-24- 617-LAN
 
-Scott MedvinP6-1 195 R-R 1961-09-16 26North Olmsted,Ohio MLB1984-19901988-1990North Olmsted (North Olmsted,OH)Baldwin-Wallace Col
1983-   UDFA-DET
 
47Randy Milligan1B6-2 225 R-R 1961-11-27 26San Diego,California MLB1981-19941987-1994San Diego (San Diego,CA)San Diego Mesa Col
1981- 1-   3-NYN
 
14Ken Oberkfell2B6-0 210 L-R 1956-05-04 32Highland,Illinois MLB1975-19921977-1992Collinsville (Collinsville,IL)Southwestern Illinois Col
1975-   UDFA-SLN
 
26Junior OrtizC5-11 174 R-R 1959-10-24 28Humacao,Puerto Rico MLB1977-20061982-1994  
1977-   UDFA-PIT
 
58Vicente PalaciosP6-3 195 R-R 1963-07-19 24Veracruz,Mexico MLB1985-20041987-2000  
1984-   UDFA-CHA
 
22Al PedriqueSS6-0 155 R-R 1960-08-11 27Aragua,Venezuela MLB1978-19941987-1989  
1978-   UDFA-NYN
 
46Tom PrinceC5-11 206 R-R 1964-08-13 23Kankakee,Illinois MLB1984-20031987-2003Bradley-Bourbonnais (Bradley,IL)Kankakee CC
1984- 4-  64-PIT
 
19Gary RedusOF6-1 185 R-R 1956-11-01 31Athens,Alabama MLB1978-19941982-1994Tanner (Tanner,AL)Athens St
1978-15- 381-CIN
 
34Rick ReedP6-1 195 R-R 1965-08-16 22Huntington,West Virginia MLB1985-20031988-2003Huntington (Huntington,WV)Marshall U.
1986-26- 644-PIT
 
23RJ ReynoldsOF6-0 183 B-R 1959-04-19 29Sacramento,California MLB1980-19901983-1990   Sacramento City Col
1980- 2-  36-LAN
 
49Jeff RobinsonP6-4 200 R-R 1960-12-13 27Santa Ana,California MLB1980-19931984-1992Troy (Fullerton,CA)Cal St Fullerton
1983- 2-  44-SFN
 
3Ruben RodriguezC6-3 190 R-R 1964-08-04 23Cabrera,Dom Rep MLB1982-19941986-1988  
1988-20- 523-MIL
 
36,51Dave RuckerP6-1 190 L-L 1957-09-01 30San Bernardino,California MLB1977-19891981-1988Eisenhower (Rialto,CA)La Verne, UCLA
1978-16- 402-DET
 
57John SmileyP6-4 210 L-L 1965-03-17 23Phoenixville,Pennsylvania MLB1983-19971986-1997Perkiomen Valley (Collegeville,PA)
1983-12- 300-PIT
 
18Andy Van SlykeOF6-2 192 L-R 1960-12-21 27Utica,New York MLB1980-19951983-1995New Hartford (New Hartford,NY)
1979- 1-   6-SLN
 
17Bob WalkP6-4 208 R-R 1956-11-26 31Van Nuys,California MLB1976-19931980-1993Hart (Newhall,CA)Col. the Canyons
1976- 5- 101-PHI
 
11Glenn WilsonOF6-1 190 R-R 1958-12-22 29Baytown,Texas MLB1980-19931982-1993Channelview (Channelview,TX)Sam Houston St
1980- 1-  18-DET
 
42 Players