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Midwest League 1984

League and Team Leadership

League Officers

  • President/Treasurer: William K. Walters
  • Northern Division Vice President: Jim Cutler
  • Southern Division Vice President: Ed Larson
  • Central Division Vice President: Paul Larson
  • Honorary Vice President: Jim Doster
  • Secretary: Doris Krucker
  • Legal Counsel: John Wendell
  • Office Secretary: Marty Grimshaw
  • Directory of Publicity: Gerry Kissinger


 #   Name                Hometown
     Steve Clark         Denver, Colorado
 6   Jeffrey Evans       Northfield, Vermont
18   Michael Haley       Traverse City, Michigan
11   Danny L. Johnson    Sarasota, Florida
 9   Shawn K. Kimball    Bangor, Maine
 3   William McCallum    Saugus, Massachusetts
 5   Alan McKellar       Wyoming, Michigan
 4   Cornelius O'Banion  Frankfort, Kentucky
     Dennis O'Connor     Holyoke, MA
 7   Ed Patock           Chicago, Illinois
10   Scott Potter        Indianapolis, Indiana
17   Richard Rieker      St. Louis, Missouri
 8   Paul R. Terry       Stone Mountain, Georgia
14   Larry Vanover       Owensboro, Kentucky
     Dan Wickam          Waterloo, Iowa    

This is the originally-assigned umpire staff. Information about pairings and about staffing changes would be welcome.

My thanks to Shawn Kimball for a helpful note about his career.

Major Change

1984 Season
MWL Fan's Guide

Team Leadership

                President           GM
Appleton        Ron Anderson        Bill Smith
Beloit          Everett Haskell     Dave Tarrolly
Burlington      Paul Mellott        Paul Marshall
Cedar Rapids    Bob Nance           Don Buchheister
Clinton         Bob Dalrymple       Bill Kuehn
Kenosha         Bob Lee             Rick Munteen
Madison         Bob Drew            Bob Drew
Peoria          Pete Vonachen jr    Steve Charry
Quad City       William Montgomery  Roger "Gabby" Crow
Springfield     Joe McDonald        Lee Landers
Waterloo        Craig Twaites       Jim Peterson
Wausau          Lyle Weden          Jack Roeder

Coaching Staffs

                Manager          Coaches
Appleton        Sal Rende
Beloit          Tom Gamboa
Burlington      Rudy Jaramillo   Steve Nielsen
Cedar Rapids    Jim Lett         Paul Kirsch
Clinton         Bill Lachemann   Steve Steitz
Kenosha         Duffy Dyer
Madison         Brad Fischer     Gary Lance
Peoria          Joe Maddon
Quad City       Larry Cox        Jim Wright     Dick Pole
Springfield     Joe Rigoli       Steve Verban
Waterloo        Gomer Hodge      Chuck Stobbs
Wausau          Greg Mahlberg    Roy Clark      John Burden

Coaches may be missing from this list. Any help would be appreciated.

Ballpark Information

                           Stadium                   Capacity Attendance
Appleton                   Goodland Field            4,300       54,281
Beloit                     Telfer Park               3,100       92,474
Burlington                 Community Field           3,500       60,528
Cedar Rapids               Veterans Memorial Stadium 6,000      134,639
Clinton                    Riverview Stadium         3,600       91,872
Kenosha                    Simmons Field             3,000       87,672
Madison                    Warner Park               3,000      118,161
Peoria                     Meinen Field              5,000      116,473
Quad City (Davenport, IA)  John O'Donnell Stadium    8,500      124,788
Springfield                Lanphier Park             5,000      141,321
Waterloo                   Municipal Stadium         5,400       70,878
Wausau                     Athletic Park             3,000       50,095

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