1985 Boston Red Sox Roster

The 1985 Boston Red Sox team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1985 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1985 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1985 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1985 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1985 Boston Red Sox primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1985 Boston Red Sox

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Complete Roster

6-01
155
Right
Right
1959-10-06
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-03-04
6-04
215
Right
Right
1956-05-27
6-04
235
Right
Right
1962-08-04
6-05
225
Right
Right
1958-04-29
6-02
190
Right
Right
1955-08-02
6-03
215
Left
Left
1958-03-24
6-04
178
Right
Right
1950-02-18
6-03
200
Left
Left
1956-03-17
6-00
180
Right
Right
1961-06-18
6-03
170
Right
Right
1962-06-24
6-00
194
Right
Right
1959-04-02
6-01
190
Left
Left
1957-12-17
6-01
175
Right
Right
1964-05-11
6-04
215
Right
Right
1954-11-10
6-01
180
Right
Right
1960-01-12
6-03
185
Right
Right
1962-09-28
6-00
215
Right
Left
1959-09-26
6-00
185
Right
Right
1958-09-22
6-04
205
Right
Right
1958-07-25
5-10
176
Right
Right
1958-06-23
6-02
197
Right
Left
1958-06-15
6-00
185
Left
Left
1949-12-14
5-11
175
Right
Right
1960-06-27
6-02
190
Right
Right
1958-07-07
6-02
185
Right
Right
1957-10-24
6-01
178
Right
Right
1954-01-16
6-01
200
Right
Right
1953-07-02
6-02
205
Right
Right
1951-11-03
6-00
200
Right
Left
1963-07-18
6-03
195
Right
Left
1960-06-03
6-00
185
Left
Left
1948-04-19
5-11
165
Right
Right
1958-08-05
6-02
205
Right
Right
1953-03-08
5-11
185
Right
Right
1961-05-23
6-01
196
Right
Left
1950-11-29
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The 1985 Boston Red Sox played 162 games during the regular season, won 81 games, lost 81 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Fenway Park (Park Factors: 104/103) where 1,786,633 fans witnessed their 1985 Red Sox finish the season with a .500 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1985 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1985 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1985 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1985 Boston Red Sox primary starters list:

1985 Boston Red Sox
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1985 Boston Red Sox
Salaries

Bob Stanley $1,075,000.00
Wade Boggs $1,000,000.00
Tony Armas $915,000.00
Dwight Evans $800,000.00
Jim Rice $779,227.00
Bill Buckner $747,500.00
Mike Easler $650,000.00
Mark Clear $580,000.00
Rich Gedman $477,500.00
Bruce Kison $370,000.00
Glenn Hoffman $335,000.00
Dave Stapleton $325,000.00
Bruce Hurst $300,000.00
Rick Miller $275,000.00
Marty Barrett $272,500.00
Reid Nichols $260,000.00
Bob Ojeda $240,000.00
Oil Can Boyd $177,500.00
Al Nipper $165,000.00
Steve Crawford $160,000.00
Roger Clemens $140,000.00
Jackie Gutierrez $130,000.00
Ed Jurak $125,000.00
Mike Greenwell $60,000.00
Steve Lyons $60,000.00
Tom McCarthy $60,000.00
Charlie Mitchell $60,000.00
Kevin Romine $60,000.00
Jeff Sellers $60,000.00
Mike Trujillo $60,000.00
Rob Woodward $60,000.00

Did you know that a 1985 Boston Red Sox Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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