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1989 PITTSBURGH PIRATES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Pittsburgh,PA
Team Record:  74-88   .457
Result:   5th in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jim Leyland
General Manager:   Larry Doughty
Stadium:  Three Rivers Stadium
Attendance:  1,374,141
Payroll:  $11,993,500
Playoffs:  -

Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Doug Bair (39)
Youngest Player:  Miguel Garcia (22)
Longest Tenure:  Rafael Belliard (8)
Top Hitter:  Bobby Bonilla (4)
Top Pitcher:  Doug Drabek (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Willie Greene (#18)

Roster Continuity:  82.44%
Top Prospect:   Jeff King
National League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Chi Cubs9369.574--
NY Mets8775.5376.0
St. Louis8676.5317.0
Montreal8181.50012.0
Pittsburgh7488.45719.0
Philadelphia6795.41426.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Andy Van SlykeCF28$ 2,150,000  14 
Bob WalkP32$ 800,000   
Jeff RobinsonP28$ 750,000   
Glenn WilsonOF30$ 750,000   
Bobby Bonilla3B-RF26$ 740,000   
Ken Oberkfell3B-2B33$ 725,000   
Neal HeatonP29$ 650,000   
Jim GottP29$ 600,000   
Sid Bream1B28$ 510,000   
Gary RedusOF-1B32$ 500,000   
Billy HatcherLF-CF28$ 495,000   
Mike LaValliereC28$ 482,500   
R.J. ReynoldsOF30$ 425,000   
Brian FisherP27$ 404,000   
Barry BondsLF24$ 360,000   
Doug DrabekP26$ 325,000   
Junior OrtizC29$ 300,000   
Albert HallCF-OF30$ 250,000   
Bob KipperP24$ 230,000   
John SmileyP24$ 230,000   
Rafael BelliardSS27$ 225,000   
Mike DunneP26$ 222,500   
Jose Lind2B25$ 180,000   
John CangelosiOF26$ 152,500   
Doug BairP39$ 150,000   
Jay BellSS-2B23$ 85,000   
Benny Distefano1B-OF27$ 85,000   
Bill LandrumP30$ 75,000   
Jeff King3B-1B24$ 68,000   
Randy KramerP28$ 68,000   
Rick ReedP23$ 68,000   
Stan BelindaP22$ 62,500   
Dann BilardelloC30$ 62,500   
Steve CarterRF-CF24$ 62,500   
Logan EasleyP27$ 62,500   
Miguel GarciaP22$ 62,500   
Scott LittleRF26$ 62,500   
Morris MaddenP28$ 62,500   
Scott MedvinP27$ 62,500   
Bob PattersonP30$ 62,500   
Tom PrinceC24$ 62,500   
Rey QuinonesSS25$ 62,500   
Roger SamuelsP28$ 62,500   
Mike SmithP28$ 62,500   
Dorn TaylorP30$ 62,500   


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