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1989 Minnesota TwinsSeason Roster
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Dick Such played for the 1989 Minnesota Twins
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTwins
LocationMinneapolis,Minnesota
Record80-82 (5th in American League West)League Rank9thMLB Rank16th
BallparkHubert H. Humphrey Metrodome
ManagerTom KellyGeneral ManagerAndy MacPhail
CoachesTony Oliva (Hitting Coach), Rick Renick (Third Base Coach), Rick Stelmaszek (Bullpen Coach), Dick Such (Pitching Coach), Wayne Terwilliger (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickChuck Knoblauch (#25)
Payroll$15,540,500 (Rank: 8th)
Attendance2,277,438 (Rank: 11th)
Minor League AffiliatesPortland Beavers (AAA) 72-72 ... Orlando Sun Rays (AA) 79-65 ... Visalia Oaks (A+) 76-66 ... Kenosha Twins (A) 63-66 ... Elizabethton Twins (Rk) 47-21 ... Gulf Coast Twins (Rk) 27-36 ...
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 1989 Statistics -- 1989 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 1989 Minnesota Twins.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1989 baseball season.

1989 Minnesota Twins 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)
17Rick AguileraP6-5 203 R-R 1961-12-31 27San Gabriel,California MLB1981-20001985-2000Edgewood (West Covina,CA)Brigham Young U.
1983- 3-  58-NYN
 
49Allan AndersonP6-0 186 L-L 1964-01-07 25Lancaster,Ohio MLB1983-19931986-1991Lancaster (Lancaster,OH)
1982- 2-  32-MIN
 
2Wally Backman2B5-9 168 B-R 1959-09-22 29Hillsboro,Oregon MLB1977-19931980-1993Aloha (Aloha,OR)
1977- 1-  16-NYN
 
21Doug Baker2B-SS5-9 165 B-R 1961-04-03 28Fullerton,California MLB1982-19911984-1990Granada Hills (Granada Hills,CA)Arizona St, Los Angeles Valley Col
1982- 9- 230-DET
 
40Juan BerenguerP5-11 225 R-R 1954-11-30 34Aguadulce,Panama MLB1975-19971978-1992  
1975-   UDFA-NYN
 
51Greg BookerP6-6 233 R-R 1960-06-22 29Lynchburg,Virginia MLB1981-19901983-1990Cummings (Burlington,NC)Elon U.
1981-10- 239-SDN
 
25Randy BushOF6-1 184 L-L 1958-10-05 30Dover,Delaware MLB1979-19931982-1993Carol City (Miami,FL)New Orleans
1979- 2-  37-MIN
 
22Carmen CastilloOF6-1 190 R-R 1958-06-08 31San Francisco de Macoris,Dom Rep MLB1978-19911982-1991  
1978-   UDFA-PHI
 
33Mike CookP6-3 200 R-R 1963-08-14 25Charleston,South Carolina MLB1983-19941986-1993St. Andrews (Charleston,SC)South Carolina
1985- 1-  19-CAL
 
54Tim DrummondP6-3 170 R-R 1964-12-24 24La Plata,Maryland MLB1983-19921987-1990   Col. So.Maryland
1983-12- 271-PIT
 
5Jim DwyerDH5-10 175 L-L 1950-01-03 39Evergreen Park,Illinois MLB1971-19901973-1990St. Laurence (Burbank,IL)So.Illinois U.
1971- 1-   1-PIT
 
39Mike DyerP6-3 195 R-R 1966-09-08 22Upland,California MLB1986-20001989-1996Charter Oak (Covina,CA)Citrus Col
1986- 4-  87-MIN
 
8Gary Gaetti3B6-0 205 R-R 1958-08-19 30Centralia,Illinois MLB1979-20001981-2000Centralia (Centralia,IL)NWMissouri St, Lake Land Col
1979- 1-  11-MIN
 
7Greg GagneSS5-11 177 R-R 1961-11-12 27Fall River,Massachusetts MLB1979-19971983-1997Somerset Berkley Regional (Somerset,MA)
1979- 5- 129-NYA
 
32Dan GladdenOF5-11 180 R-R 1957-07-07 31San Jose,California MLB1979-19931983-1993Monta Vista (Cupertino,CA)Fresno St, De Anza Col
1979-   UDFA-SFN
 
46German GonzalezP6-0 170 R-R 1962-03-07 27Rio Caribe,Venezuela MLB1987-19891988-1989  
1986-   UDFA-MIN
 
53Mark GuthrieP6-4 215 R-L 1965-09-22 23Buffalo,New York MLB1985-20031989-2003Venice (Venice,FL)Louisiana St
1987- 7- 165-MIN
 
58Chip Hale2B-3B5-11 180 L-R 1964-12-02 24Santa Clara,California MLB1984-19981989-1997Campolindo (Moraga,CA)Arizona
1987-17- 425-MIN
 
12Brian HarperC6-2 206 R-R 1959-10-16 29Los Angeles,California MLB1977-20001979-1995San Pedro (San Pedro,CA)
1977- 4-  85-CAL
 
14Kent Hrbek1B6-4 260 L-R 1960-05-21 29Minneapolis,Minnesota MLB1979-19941981-1994Kennedy (Bloomington,MN)
1978-17- 432-MIN
 
56Terry Jorgensen3B6-4 208 R-R 1966-09-02 22Kewaunee,Wisconsin MLB1985-19961989-1993Luxemburg-Casco (Luxemburg,WI)Wisconsin-Oshkosh
1987- 2-  35-MIN
 
9Gene Larkin1B-DH6-3 205 B-R 1962-10-24 26Flushing,New York MLB1984-19931987-1993Chaminade (Mineola,NY)Columbia U.
1984-20- 504-MIN
 
15Tim LaudnerC6-3 212 R-R 1958-06-07 31Mason City,Iowa MLB1979-19901981-1989Park Center (Brooklyn Park,MN)Missouri
1979- 3-  63-MIN
 
4Orlando MercadoC6-0 195 R-R 1961-11-07 27Arecibo,Puerto Rico MLB1978-19941982-1990  
1978-   UDFA-SEA
 
1John MosesOF5-10 170 B-L 1957-08-09 31Los Angeles,California MLB1979-19921982-1992Western (Anaheim,CA)Arizona
1981- 4-  86-CHA
 
26Al Newman2B5-9 183 B-R 1960-06-30 29Kansas City,Missouri MLB1981-19921985-1992Ontario (Ontario,CA)San Diego St, Chaffey Col
1981- 1-  12-MON
 
30Francisco OliverasP5-10 170 R-R 1963-01-31 26Santurce,Puerto Rico MLB1981-19981989-1992  
1980-   UDFA-BAL
 
11Greg OlsonC6-0 200 R-R 1960-09-06 28Marshall,Minnesota MLB1980-19961989-1993Edina East (Edina,MN)Minnesota
1982- 7- 163-NYN
 
34Kirby PuckettOF5-9 223 R-R 1960-03-14 29Chicago,Illinois MLB1981-19951984-1995Calumet (Chicago,IL)Bradley U., Triton Col
1982- 1-   3-MIN
 
18Shane RawleyP6-0 185 R-L 1955-06-27 34Racine,Wisconsin MLB1974-19891978-1989William Horlick (Racine,WI)Indian Hills CC-Centerville
1974- 4-  85-LAN
 
41Jeff ReardonP6-1 195 R-R 1955-10-01 33Dalton,Massachusetts MLB1974-19941979-1994Wahconah Regional (Dalton,MA)Massachusetts
1973-23- 527-MON
 
20Vic Rodriguez3B5-11 173 R-R 1961-07-14 27New York,New York MLB1977-19941984-1989  
1977-   UDFA-BAL
 
36Steve ShieldsP6-5 230 R-R 1958-11-30 30Gadsden,Alabama MLB1977-19891985-1989Hokes Bluff (Gadsden,AL)Ranger Col
1977-22- 554-OAK
 
23Roy SmithP6-3 200 R-R 1961-09-06 27Mount Vernon,New York MLB1979-19931984-1991Mount Vernon (Mount Vernon,NY)Fordham U., Mercy Col
1979- 3-  72-PHI
 
55Paul SorrentoDH-1B6-2 220 L-R 1965-11-17 23Somerville,Massachusetts MLB1984-20001989-1999St. John's Prep (Danvers,MA)Florida St
1986- 4- 103-CAL
 
38Randy St. ClaireP6-2 190 R-R 1960-08-23 28Glens Falls,New York MLB1979-19951984-1994Whitehall central (Whitehall,NY)
1978-   UDFA-MON
 
36Kevin TapaniP6-1 190 R-R 1964-02-18 25Des Moines,Iowa MLB1985-20011989-2001Escanaba (Escanaba,MI)Central Michigan U.
1986- 2-  40-OAK
 
31Freddie ToliverP6-1 170 R-R 1961-02-03 28Natchez,Mississippi MLB1979-19981984-1993San Gorgonio (San Bernardino,CA)
1979- 3-  77-NYA
 
27Lee TunnellP6-0 180 R-R 1960-10-30 28Tyler,Texas MLB1981-19951982-1989Anderson (Austin,TX)Baylor U.
1981- 2-  40-PIT
 
16Frank ViolaP6-4 209 L-L 1960-04-19 29Hempstead,New York MLB1981-19961982-1996East Meadow (East Meadow,NY)St. John's U.
1981- 2-  37-MIN
 
47Gary WayneP6-3 192 L-L 1962-11-30 26Dearborn,Michigan MLB1980-19941989-1994Crestwood (Dearborn Heights,MI)Michigan
1984- 4-  93-MON
 
52Lenny WebsterC5-9 200 R-R 1965-02-10 24New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1983-20001989-2000Lutcher (Lutcher,LA)Grambling St
1985-21- 535-MIN
 
50David WestP6-6 247 L-L 1964-09-01 24Memphis,Tennessee MLB1983-19991988-1998Craigmont (Memphis,TN)
1983- 4-  84-NYN
 
43 Players