1985 California Angels season
|1985 California Angels|
|Major League affiliations|
(Joe Torre, Bob Starr)
(Ron Fairly, Dick Enberg, Al Conin)
(Cookie Rojas, Ulpiano Cos Villa)
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The California Angels 1985 season involved the Angels taking 2nd place in the American League West with a 90-72 record, finishing one game behind the eventual World Series champions, the Kansas City Royals.
- November 7, 1984: Ellis Valentine was released by the Angels.
- January 11, 1985: Rob Picciolo was released by the California Angels.
- January 30, 1985: Ruppert Jones was signed as a Free Agent with the California Angels.
- March 31, 1985: Bill Mooneyham was released by the Angels.
|AL West||Wins||Losses||Win %||GB|
|Kansas City Royals||91||71||.562||--|
|Chicago White Sox||85||77||.525||6.0|
- June 3, 1985: Bo Jackson was drafted by the Angels in the 20th round of the 1985 amateur draft, but did not sign.
- June 19, 1985: Tommy John was released by the Angels.
- August 2, 1985: Pat Clements, Mike Brown and a player to be named later were traded by the Angels to the Pittsburgh Pirates for John Candelaria, George Hendrick and Al Holland. The Angels completed the deal by sending Bob Kipper to the Pirates on August 16.
- September 10, 1985: The Angels traded players to be named later to the Oakland Athletics for Don Sutton. The Angels completed the deal by sending Robert Sharpnack (minors) and Jerome Nelson (minors) to the Athletics on September 25.
|1985 California Angels|
Starters by position
Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In
- Ellis Valentine page at Baseball Reference
- Bill Mooneyham page at Baseball Reference
- Home Run in Last At Bat by Baseball Almanac
- Bo Jackson page at Baseball Reference
- Tommy John page at Baseball Reference
- John Candelaria page at Baseball Reference
- Don Sutton page at Baseball Reference
- 1985 California Angels team page at Baseball Reference
- 1985 California Angels team page at www.baseball-almanac.com
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (1997). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (2nd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America. ISBN 978-0-9637189-8-3.
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