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1989 BALTIMORE ORIOLES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Baltimore,MD
Team Record:  87-75   .537
Result:   2nd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Frank Robinson
General Manager:   Roland Hemond
Stadium:  Memorial Stadium
Attendance:  2,535,208
Payroll:  $8,176,666
Playoffs:  -

Baltimore Orioles affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Keith Moreland (35)
Youngest Player:  Juan Bell (21)
Longest Tenure:  Cal Ripken (9)
Top Hitter:  Cal Ripken (27)
Top Pitcher:  Jeff Ballard (20)
Top Draft Pick:  Ben McDonald (#1)

Roster Continuity:  55.38%
Top Prospect:   Pete Harnisch
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Toronto8973.549--
Baltimore8775.5372.0
Boston8379.5126.0
Milwaukee8181.5008.0
NY Yankees7487.46014.5
Cleveland7389.45116.0
Detroit59103.36430.0

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 
Cal RipkenSS-3B28$ 2,466,667  4 
Keith MorelandOF-3B35$ 1,483,333  45 
Phil BradleyLF-OF30$ 1,150,000  83 
Larry SheetsLF-RF29$ 660,000   
Mark ThurmondP32$ 470,000   
Joe OrsulakRF-LF27$ 300,000   
Mickey TettletonC28$ 290,000   
Bob MelvinC27$ 230,000   
Kevin HickeyP33$ 180,000   
Jay TibbsP27$ 175,000   
Mark HuismannP31$ 150,000   
Tim Hulett3B-2B29$ 150,000   
Mark WilliamsonP29$ 120,000   
Billy Ripken2B24$ 100,000   
Jeff BallardP25$ 97,000   
Rene Gonzales3B-2B28$ 95,000   
Stan JeffersonCF-LF26$ 90,000   
Jim Traber1B27$ 90,000   
Mike DevereauxCF-RF26$ 80,000   
Randy Milligan1B27$ 75,000   
Bob MilackiP24$ 73,000   
Dave JohnsonP29$ 70,500   
Gregg OlsonP22$ 70,000   
Steve FinleyCF24$ 68,000   
Jamie QuirkC-3B34$ 68,000   
Craig Worthington3B24$ 68,000   
Brady AndersonCF-LF25$ 62,500   
Jose BautistaP24$ 62,500   
Juan Bell2B-SS21$ 62,500   
Butch DavisOF31$ 62,500   
Pete HarnischP22$ 62,500   
Chris HoilesC24$ 62,500   
Brian HoltonP29$ 62,500   
Ben McDonaldP21$ 62,500   
Francisco Melendez1B25$ 62,500   
Curt SchillingP22$ 62,500   
Mike SmithP25$ 62,500   
Mickey WestonP28$ 62,500   


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