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1989 New York YankeesSeason Roster
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John Candelaria played for the 1989 New York Yankees
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameYankees
LocationBronx,New York
Record74-87 (5th in American League East)League Rank10thMLB Rank19th
BallparkYankee Stadium I
ManagerDallas Green,Bucky DentGeneral ManagerBob Quinn
CoachesBill Connors (Pitching Coach), Pat Corrales (First Base Coach), Lee Elia (Third Base Coach), Mike Ferraro (First Base Coach), Charlie Fox (Bench Coach), Frank Howard (Hitting Coach), Gene Michael (Third Base Coach), John Stearns (Bullpen Coach), Champ Summers (Hitting Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickAndy Fox (#45)
Payroll$20,562,985 (Rank: 2nd)
Attendance2,170,485 (Rank: 12th)
Minor League AffiliatesColumbus Clippers (AAA) 77-69 ... Albany/Colonie Yankees (AA) 92-48 ... Fort Lauderdale Yankees (A+) 61-77 ... Prince William Cannons (A+) 72-66 ... Oneonta Yankees (A-) 48-27 ... Gulf Coast Yankees (Rk) 41-22 ...
Years Available1901-2018

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 New York Yankees.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1989 baseball season.

1989 New York Yankees 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)
50Steve BalboniDH6-3 235 R-R 1957-01-16 32Brockton,Massachusetts MLB1976-19931981-1993Manchester Memorial (Manchester,NH)Eckerd Col
1978- 2-  52-NYA
 
29Jesse BarfieldOF6-1 205 R-R 1959-10-29 29Joliet,Illinois MLB1977-19921981-1992Joliet Central (Joliet,IL)
1977- 9- 233-TOR
 
13Mike Blowers3B6-2 210 R-R 1965-04-24 24Wurzburg,Germany MLB1986-19991989-1999Bethel (Spanaway,WA)Washington, Tacoma CC
1986-10- 252-MON
 
12Tom Brookens3B5-10 170 R-R 1953-08-10 35Chambersburg,Pennsylvania MLB1975-19901979-1990Chambersburg Area (Chambersburg,PA)Mansfield Pennsylvania
1975- 1-   4-DET
 
33Bob BrowerOF5-11 185 R-R 1960-01-10 29Jamaica,New York MLB1980-19921986-1989James Madison (Vienna,VA)Duke U.
1982-   UDFA-TEX
 
25Greg CadaretP6-3 230 L-L 1962-02-27 27Detroit,Michigan MLB1983-19991987-1998Central Montcalm (Stanton,MI)Grand Valley St
1983-11- 267-OAK
 
45John CandelariaP6-6 225 R-L 1953-11-06 35Brooklyn,New York MLB1967-19931975-1993LaSalle Academy (New York,NY)
1972- 2-  47-PIT
 
51Chuck CaryP6-4 210 L-L 1960-03-03 29Whittier,California MLB1979-19931985-1993California (San Ramon,CA)California
1981- 7- 172-DET
 
34Bob DavidsonP6-0 185 R-R 1963-01-06 26Bad Kurznach,Germany MLB1984-19911989-1989   East Carolina U.
1984-24- 615-NYA
 
56Brian DorsettC6-3 220 R-R 1961-04-09 28Terre Haute,Indiana MLB1981-19961987-1996North Vigo (Terre Haute,IN)Indiana St
1983-10- 241-OAK
 
36Richard DotsonP6-0 204 R-R 1959-01-10 30Cincinnati,Ohio MLB1977-19901979-1990Anderson (Cincinnati,OH)
1977- 1-   7-CAL
 
28Dave EilandP6-3 205 R-R 1966-07-05 22Dade City,Florida MLB1985-20001988-2000Zephyrhills (Zephyrhills,FL)Florida, South Florida
1987- 7- 185-NYA
 
20Alvaro EspinozaSS6-0 181 R-R 1962-02-19 27Valencia,Venezuela MLB1979-19971985-1997  
1978-   UDFA-HOU
 
53Bob GerenC6-3 205 R-R 1961-09-22 27San Diego,California MLB1979-19931988-1993Clairemont (San Diego,CA)
1979- 1-  24-SDN
 
54Rich GossageP6-3 217 R-R 1951-07-05 37Colorado Springs,Colorado MLB1970-19941972-1994Roy J. Wasson (Colorado Springs,CO)Colorado St-Pueblo
1970- 9- 204-CHA
 
35Lee GuettermanP6-8 235 L-L 1958-11-22 30Chattanooga,Tennessee MLB1981-19971984-1996Oceanside (Oceanside,CA)Liberty U.
1981- 4-  80-SEA
 
27Mel HallOF6-1 185 L-L 1960-09-16 28Lyons,New York MLB1978-20021981-1996Port Byron (Port Byron,NY)
1978- 2-  39-CHN
 
40Andy HawkinsP6-3 217 R-R 1960-01-21 29Waco,Texas MLB1978-19921982-1991Midway (Waco,TX)
1978- 1-   5-SDN
 
24Rickey HendersonOF5-10 190 R-L 1958-12-25 30Chicago,Illinois MLB1976-20051979-2003Oakland Tech (Oakland,CA)
1976- 4-  96-OAK
 
26Stan JeffersonOF5-11 175 B-R 1962-12-04 26New York,New York MLB1983-19911986-1991Harry S. Truman (Bronx,NY)Bethune-Cookman U.
1983- 1-  20-NYN
 
25Tommy JohnP6-3 185 R-L 1943-05-22 46Terre Haute,Indiana MLB1961-19891963-1989Gerstmeyer (Terre Haute,IN)Indiana St
1961-   UDFA-CLE
 
26Jimmy JonesP6-2 190 R-R 1964-04-20 25Dallas,Texas MLB1982-19931986-1993Jefferson (Dallas,TX)
1982- 1-   3-SDN
 
39Roberto KellyOF6-2 198 R-R 1964-10-01 24Panama City,Panama MLB1982-20031987-2000  
1982-   UDFA-NYA
 
65Steve Kiefer3B6-1 180 R-R 1960-10-18 28Chicago,Illinois MLB1981-19901984-1989Garden Grove (Garden Grove,CA)Fullerton Col, Cerritos Col
1981- 1-  16-OAK
 
29,42Dave LaPointP6-3 215 L-L 1959-07-29 29Glens Falls,New York MLB1977-19961980-1991Glens Falls (Glens Falls,NY)
1977-10- 237-MIL
 
24Marcus LawtonOF6-1 160 B-R 1965-08-18 23Gulfport,Mississippi MLB1983-19921989-1989Lyman Central (Lyman,MS)
1983- 6- 136-NYN
 
28Al LeiterP6-3 220 L-L 1965-10-23 23Toms River,New Jersey MLB1984-20051987-2005Central Regional (Bayville,NJ)
1984- 2-  50-NYA
 
23Don Mattingly1B5-11 185 L-L 1961-04-20 28Evansville,Indiana MLB1979-19951982-1995Evansville Memorial (Evansville,IN)
1979-19- 493-NYA
 
41Lance McCullersP6-1 218 B-R 1964-03-08 25Tampa,Florida MLB1982-19931985-1992Tampa Catholic (Tampa,FL)
1982- 2-  41-PHI
 
57Hensley Meulens3B6-3 210 R-R 1967-06-23 22Willemstad,Curacao MLB1986-20021989-1998  
1985-   UDFA-NYA
 
45Kevin MmahatP6-5 220 L-L 1964-11-09 24Memphis,Tennessee MLB1983-19921989-1989Grace King (Metairie,LA)Tulane U.
1987-31- 805-TEX
 
28,54Dale MohorcicP6-3 220 R-R 1956-01-25 33Cleveland,Ohio MLB1978-19901986-1990Lakewood (Lakewood,OH)Cleveland St, Cuyahoga CC
1978-   UDFA-TOR
 
21Hal MorrisOF6-2 195 L-L 1965-04-09 24Fort Rucker,Alabama MLB1986-20001988-2000Munster (Munster,IN)Michigan
1986- 8- 210-NYA
 
33Scott NielsenP6-1 190 R-R 1958-12-18 30Salt Lake City,Utah MLB1983-19901986-1989Franklin Pierce (Tacoma,WA)Brigham Young U.
1983- 6- 139-SEA
 
13Mike Pagliarulo3B6-2 195 L-R 1960-03-15 29Medford,Massachusetts MLB1980-19951984-1995Medford (Medford,MA)Miami
1981- 6- 155-NYA
 
38Clay ParkerP6-1 185 R-R 1962-12-19 26Columbia,Louisiana MLB1984-19951987-1992Caldwell Parish (Columbia,LA)Louisiana St
1985-15- 373-SEA
 
21Ken PhelpsDH6-1 200 L-L 1954-08-06 34Seattle,Washington MLB1976-19911980-1990Ingraham (Seattle,WA)Arizona St
1976-15- 354-KCA
 
33Eric PlunkP6-6 224 R-R 1963-09-03 25Wilmington,California MLB1981-20001986-1999Bellflower (Bellflower,CA)Cal St Dominguez Hills
1981- 4- 103-NYA
 
22Luis PoloniaOF5-8 152 L-L 1964-10-12 24Santiago,Dom Rep MLB1984-20021987-2000  
1984-   UDFA-OAK
 
18Jamie QuirkC6-4 200 L-R 1954-10-22 34Whittier,California MLB1972-19921975-1992St. Paul (Santa Fe Springs,CA)Whittier Col
1972- 1-  18-KCA
 
19Dave RighettiP6-4 210 L-L 1958-11-28 30San Jose,California MLB1977-19951979-1995Pioneer (San Jose,CA)San Jose City Col
1977- 1-   9-TEX
 
24Deion SandersOF6-1 195 L-L 1967-08-09 21Fort Myers,Florida MLB1986-20011989-2001North Fort Myers (Fort Myers,FL)Florida St
1988-30- 781-NYA
 
6Steve Sax2B5-11 182 R-R 1960-01-29 29Sacramento,California MLB1978-19941981-1994River City (Sacramento,CA)
1978- 9- 229-LAN
 
34Don SchulzeP6-3 225 R-R 1962-09-27 26Roselle,Illinois MLB1980-19931983-1989Lake Park (Roselle,IL)
1980- 1-  11-CHN
 
11Don SlaughtC6-1 190 R-R 1958-09-11 30Long Beach,California MLB1979-19971982-1997Palos Verdes Peninsula (Rollings Hills Estates,CA)UCLA, El Camino Col
1980- 7- 172-KCA
 
34Walt TerrellP6-2 205 L-R 1958-05-11 31Jeffersonville,Indiana MLB1977-19931982-1992Jeffersonville (Jeffersonville,IN)Morehead St
1980-33- 764-TEX
 
2Wayne TollesonSS-3B5-9 160 B-R 1955-09-22 33Spartanburg,South Carolina MLB1976-19901981-1990Spartanburg (Spartanburg,SC)Western Carolina U.
1978- 8- 202-TEX
 
18Randy Velarde3B6-0 200 R-R 1962-11-24 26Midland,Texas MLB1985-20021987-2002Robert E. Lee (Midland,TX)Lubbock Christian U.
1985-19- 475-CHA
 
22Gary WardOF6-2 202 R-R 1953-12-06 35Los Angeles,California MLB1973-19901979-1990Compton (Compton,CA)
1972-   UDFA-MIN
 
49 Players