1989 Minnesota Twins Roster

The 1989 Minnesota Twins team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1989 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 1989 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1989 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1989 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1989 Minnesota Twins primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-05
205
Right
Right
1961-12-31
6-00
186
Left
Left
1964-01-07
5-11
215
Right
Right
1954-11-30
6-06
233
Right
Right
1960-06-22
6-03
200
Right
Right
1963-08-14
6-03
170
Right
Right
1964-12-24
6-03
195
Right
Right
1966-09-08
6-00
170
Right
Right
1962-03-07
6-04
206
Left
Both
1965-09-22
5-10
170
Right
Right
1963-01-31
6-00
180
Left
Right
1955-07-27
6-01
195
Right
Right
1955-10-01
6-05
230
Right
Right
1958-11-30
6-03
200
Right
Right
1961-09-06
6-02
190
Right
Right
1960-08-23
6-00
187
Right
Right
1964-02-18
6-01
170
Right
Right
1961-02-03
6-01
180
Right
Right
1960-10-30
6-04
209
Left
Left
1960-04-19
6-03
192
Left
Left
1962-11-30
6-06
230
Left
Left
1964-09-01
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-10-16
6-03
212
Right
Right
1958-06-07
6-00
195
Right
Right
1961-11-07
6-00
200
Right
Right
1960-09-06
5-09
191
Right
Right
1965-02-10
5-09
160
Right
Both
1959-09-22
5-09
165
Right
Both
1961-04-03
6-00
200
Right
Right
1958-08-19
5-11
172
Right
Right
1961-11-12
5-11
191
Right
Left
1964-12-02
6-04
235
Right
Left
1960-05-21
6-04
208
Right
Right
1966-09-02
6-03
205
Right
Both
1962-10-24
5-09
183
Right
Both
1960-06-30
5-11
173
Right
Right
1961-07-14
6-02
200
Right
Left
1965-11-17
6-01
186
Left
Left
1958-10-05
6-01
190
Right
Right
1958-06-08
5-11
180
Right
Right
1957-07-07
5-10
170
Left
Both
1957-08-09
5-08
210
Right
Right
1960-03-14
5-10
175
Left
Left
1950-01-03
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The 1989 Minnesota Twins played 162 games during the regular season, won 80 games, lost 82 games, and finished in fifth position. They played their home games at Hubert H Humphery Metrodome (Park Factors: 107/107) where 2,277,438 fans witnessed their 1989 Twins finish the season with a .494 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 1989 Minnesota Twins Opening Day starters list, a 1989 Minnesota Twins salary list, a 1989 Minnesota Twins uniform number breakdown and a 1989 Minnesota Twins primary starters list:

1989 Minnesota Twins
Salaries

Frank Viola $2,766,666.00
Gary Gaetti $2,400,000.00
Kirby Puckett $2,000,000.00
Kent Hrbek $1,560,000.00
Shane Rawley $950,000.00
Wally Backman $750,000.00
Tim Laudner $700,000.00
Juan Berenguer $625,000.00
Dan Gladden $610,000.00
Greg Gagne $570,000.00
Randy Bush $550,000.00
Carmen Castillo $432,500.00
Allan Anderson $200,000.00
Jim Dwyer $200,000.00
John Moses $180,000.00
Al Newman $180,000.00
Brian Harper $147,500.00
Gene Larkin $145,000.00
Steve Shields $125,000.00
Lee Tunnell $115,000.00
Roy Smith $100,000.00
Tim Drummond $68,000.00
Mike Dyer $68,000.00
German Gonzalez $68,000.00
Mark Guthrie $68,000.00
Chip Hale $68,000.00
Francisco Oliveras $68,000.00
Greg Olson $68,000.00
Paul Sorrento $68,000.00
Gary Wayne $68,000.00
Terry Jorgensen $62,500.00
Lenny Webster $62,500.00

Did you know that a 1989 Minnesota Twins 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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