1993 California Angels season: Wikis


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1993 California Angels
Major league affiliations
1993 information
Owner(s) Gene Autry
Manager(s) Buck Rodgers
Local television KTLA
Prime Ticket
(Ken Wilson, Ken Brett)
Local radio KMPC
(Billy Sample, Bob Starr)
(Ruben Valentin, Ulpiano Cos Villa)

The California Angels 1993 season involved the Angels finishing 5th in the American League west with a record of 71 wins and 91 losses.


  • November 19, 1992: Torey Lovullo was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[1]
  • December 6, 1992: Jim Abbott was traded by the California Angels to the New York Yankees for J.T. Snow, Jerry Nielsen, and Russ Springer.[2]
  • December 8, 1992: Kelly Gruber was traded by the Toronto Blue Jays with cash to the California Angels for Luis Sojo.[3]
  • December 11, 1992: Chili Davis signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[4]
  • January 29, 1993: Jerome Walton was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[5]
  • February 11, 1993: Scott Sanderson was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.[6]

Regular season

  • September 17, 1993: Greg Myers of the Angels was the final strikeout victim of Nolan Ryan.[7] It would be Ryan's 5,714th strikeout.

Season standings

AL West W L Pct. GB Home Away
Chicago White Sox 94 68 .580 -- 45-36 49-32
Texas Rangers 86 76 .531 8.0 50-31 36-45
Kansas City Royals 84 78 .519 10.0 43-38 41-40
Seattle Mariners 82 80 .506 12.0 46-35 36-45
California Angels 71 91 .438 23.0 44-37 27-54
Minnesota Twins 71 91 .438 23.0 36-45 35-46
Oakland Athletics 68 94 .420 26.0 38-43 30-51

Notable transactions

  • June 3, 1993: Gary Gaetti was released by the California Angels.[8]
  • June 17, 1993: Doug Linton was selected off waivers by the California Angels from the Toronto Blue Jays.[9]
  • August 3, 1993: Scott Sanderson was selected off waivers by the San Francisco Giants from the California Angels.[6]
  • August 20, 1993: Jerome Walton was released by the California Angels.[5]
  • September 7, 1993: Kelly Gruber was released by the California Angels.[3]
  • September 14, 1993: Doug Linton was released by the California Angels.[9]


1993 California Angels
Pitchers Catchers



Other batters



Player stats


Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Other batters

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA
Relief pitchers
Player G W L SV ERA SO

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Vancouver Canadians Pacific Coast League Mako Oliveras
AA Midland Angels Texas League Don Long
A Palm Springs Angels California League Mario Mendoza
A Cedar Rapids Kernels Midwest League Mitch Seoane
Short-Season A Boise Hawks Northwest League Tom Kotchman
Rookie AZL Angels Arizona League Bill Lachemann


See also

Other Anaheim–based teams in 1993


  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/l/lovulto01.shtml
  2. ^ Jim Abbott Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  3. ^ a b Kelly Gruber Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  4. ^ Chili Davis Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  5. ^ a b http://www.baseball-reference.com/w/waltoje01.shtml
  6. ^ a b Scott Sanderson Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  7. ^ The Nolan Ryan Express | The Strikeout King | smackbomb.com/nolanryan
  8. ^ Gary Gaetti Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  9. ^ a b http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/l/lintodo01.shtml
  10. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997
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California Angels seasons
Succeeded by


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