Make your own free website on

Erie, PA Baseball

1989 Orioles

Erie Cardinals
Erie Orioles
Erie Sailors
Players located

New York-Penn League
1989 Record:  25-49    Finish:  7th in West
Did not make playoffs
Manager:  Bobby Tolan

1989 Player Stats

The 1989 version of the Erie Orioles did not match the '88 clubs' accomplishments, finishing 14 games below .500, compared with 1988's finish of 15 games ABOVE .500.
One bright spot - Mel Wearing, who accounted for 10 HR and 22 RBI as the starting first baseman.  Tony Beasley led the team with 69 hits and a .279 average.
Pitcher Mike Oquist went 7-4 with a 3.59 ERA, and a team-best 109 strikeouts.
Major Leaguers:  Mike Oquist, Tom Martin, Arthur Rhodes, Pete Rose, Jr.

Tony Beasley

Dan Berthel

John Hemmerly

Carey Metts