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1989 Toronto Blue Jays (MLB)

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W-L Record: 89-73 .549
Rank: 1st in American League East
Run Differential: 731-651 + 80
Roster Continuity 82.18% 5/26
Manager(s): Cito Gaston, Jimy Williams
General Manager: Pat Gillick
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Ballpark: Exhibition Stadium
Payroll: $ 16,009,666 6/26
Attendance: 3,375,883 1/26
Playoffs: Lost ALCS (Athletics)
Top Draft Pick: Eddie Zosky (#19) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: John Sullivan
First Base Coach: Mike Squires
Hitting Coach: Cito Gaston
Minor League Infielder Coach: Ellis Clary
Pitching Coach: Al Widmar
Third Base Coach: John McLaren

#1 Draft Picks

Lloyd Moseby (#2), Duane Ward (#9), Kelly Gruber (#10), Lee Mazzilli (#14), Frank Wills (#16), Alex Sanchez (#17), Jim Acker (#21), John Cerutti (#21)
American League East Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1989 Toronto Blue Jays season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    24Jim AckerP6-2212R-R301983ATL: 1980-1-21MLB--
    29Jesse BarfieldRF-OF6-1205R-R291981TOR: 1977-9-233MLB--
    34Kevin BatisteRF-LF6-2175R-R221989TOR: 1985-2-53MLB--
    11George BellLF-OF6-1190R-R291981Not draftedMLB--
    10Pat BordersC6-2200R-R261988TOR: 1982-6-134MLB--
    9Bob BrenlyC6-2205R-R351981Not draftedMLB--
    38Dewayne BuiceP6-0170R-R311987Not draftedMLB--
    21Francisco Cabrera1B-C6-4195R-R221989Not draftedMLB--
    27Tony CastilloP5-10190L-L261988Not draftedMLB--
    55John CeruttiP6-2200L-L291985TOR: 1981-1-21MLB--
    32Steve CummingsP6-2200B-R241989TOR: 1986-2-54MLB--
    20Rob DuceyLF-RF6-2183L-R241987UDFAMLB--
    54Junior FelixRF-CF5-11165B-R211989Not draftedMLB--
    1Tony FernandezSS6-2195B-R271983UDFAMLB--
    46Mike FlanaganP6-0195L-L371975BAL: 1973-7-159MLB--
    47Mauro GozzoP6-2210R-R231989NYN: 1984-13-315MLB--
    17Kelly Gruber3B6-0185R-R271984CLE: 1980-1-10MLB--
    50Tom HenkeP6-5215R-R311982CHN: 1980-1-24MLB--
    42Xavier HernandezP6-2195R-R231989TOR: 1986-4-107MLB--
    29Glenallen HillRF-LF6-3230R-R241989TOR: 1983-9-219MLB--
    14Alexis Infante3B-SS5-10175R-R271988Not draftedMLB--
    22Jimmy KeyP6-1190R-L281984TOR: 1982-3-56MLB--
    18Tom Lawless2B-3B5-11170R-R321982CIN: 1978-17-433MLB--
    4Manuel LeeSS-2B5-9166B-R241985Not draftedMLB--
    28Al LeiterP6-3220L-L231987NYA: 1984-2-50MLB--
    2Nelson Liriano2B5-10185B-R251987UDFAMLB--
    13Lee MazzilliOF-1B6-1185B-R341976NYN: 1973-1-14MLB--
    19Fred McGriff1B6-3215L-L251986NYA: 1981-9-233MLB--
    15Lloyd MosebyOF6-3200L-R291980TOR: 1978-1-2MLB--
    5Rance Mulliniks3B-SS6-0175L-R331977CAL: 1974-3-58MLB--
    13Jeff MusselmanP6-0180L-L261986TOR: 1985-6-157MLB--
    16Greg MyersC6-2225L-R231987TOR: 1984-3-74MLB--
    45Jose NunezP6-3175R-R251987Not draftedMLB--
    9John Olerud1B6-5220L-L201989TOR: 1989-3-79MLB--
    33Alex SanchezP6-2185R-R231989TOR: 1987-1-17MLB--
    37Dave StiebP6-1195R-R311979TOR: 1978-5-106MLB--
    30Todd StottlemyreP6-3200L-R241988SLN: 1985-1-1MLB--
    21Ozzie VirgilC6-0175R-R321980PHI: 1976-6-137MLB--
    31Duane WardP6-4210R-R251986ATL: 1982-1-9MLB--
    36David WellsP6-4235L-L261987TOR: 1982-2-30MLB--
    12Ernie WhittC6-2200L-R371976BOS: 1972-15-352MLB--
    44Frank WillsP6-2220R-R301983KCA: 1980-1-16MLB--
    3Mookie WilsonOF5-10174B-R331980NYN: 1977-2-42MLB--

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