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1997 Appalachian League

1997 > Class Rookie > League History
Overall: 341 games, 10 teams, approx. 68 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1996 / 1998

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1996 / 1998

League Standings

Regular Season

June 18, 1997 to August 27, 1997 · 68 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Bluefield Orioles BAL 40 29 .580 --
Princeton Devil Rays 39 30 .565 1
Burlington Indians CLE 32 36 .471 7.5
Danville Braves ATL 30 38 .441 9.5
Martinsville Phillies PHI 29 39 .426 10.5

West Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
Pulaski Rangers TEX 43 25 .632 --
Elizabethton Twins MIN 38 30 .559 5
Kingsport Mets NYM 37 31 .544 6
Bristol White Sox CHW 30 38 .441 13
Johnson City Cardinals STL 23 45 .338 20

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
Princeton Devil Rays 20.1 7.01 69 2792 2447 484 666 138 27 73 420 70 27 263 606 .272 .351 .440 .791 1077 47 48 11 23 5
Elizabethton Twins MIN 20.1 6.90 68 2754 2387 469 704 130 8 72 402 50 26 273 518 .295 .372 .447 .819 1066 45 40 23 31 14
Bristol White Sox CHW 20.6 6.47 68 2642 2302 440 642 121 15 75 389 84 31 265 558 .279 .359 .442 .801 1018 51 36 17 22 10
Pulaski Rangers TEX 20.6 6.47 68 2694 2331 440 629 130 25 59 351 132 36 295 538 .270 .355 .423 .778 986 36 25 22 21 5
Kingsport Mets NYM 20.3 6.09 68 2639 2327 414 621 109 20 57 356 87 47 230 560 .267 .341 .404 .746 941 36 39 32 11 7
Burlington Indians CLE 20.1 5.93 68 2665 2320 403 609 120 18 53 350 116 41 276 611 .263 .347 .398 .745 924 26 36 8 25 10
Bluefield Orioles BAL 20.6 5.64 69 2655 2325 389 615 120 22 42 334 116 53 247 520 .265 .345 .389 .734 905 42 48 16 19 9
Danville Braves ATL 19.4 5.29 68 2598 2277 360 573 113 21 46 310 64 30 240 642 .252 .334 .380 .714 866 50 50 14 17 3
Johnson City Cardinals STL 19.9 5.09 68 2593 2326 346 617 139 17 57 291 62 30 197 598 .265 .331 .413 .744 961 42 39 18 13 4
Martinsville Phillies PHI 19.8 5.07 68 2577 2324 345 585 111 10 42 287 72 45 198 620 .252 .318 .362 .680 842 35 33 10 12 2
League Totals 20.2 6.00 682 26609 23366 4090 6261 1231 183 576 3490 853 366 2484 5771 .268 .346 .410 .756 9586 410 394 171 194 69

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Pulaski Rangers TEX 20.2 4.54 43 25 .632 3.33 68 68 64 4 4 15 600.2 538 309 222 43 199 0 663 33 15 65 2575 1.227 8.1 0.6 3.0 9.9 3.33
Bluefield Orioles BAL 20.4 4.88 40 29 .580 4.20 69 69 68 1 4 16 595.2 564 337 278 51 255 10 628 30 13 55 2598 1.375 8.5 0.8 3.9 9.5 2.46
Princeton Devil Rays 20.2 5.68 39 30 .565 4.34 69 69 68 1 4 10 607.0 640 392 293 55 210 3 565 29 17 52 2666 1.400 9.5 0.8 3.1 8.4 2.69
Burlington Indians CLE 19.2 5.78 32 36 .471 4.41 68 68 68 0 5 10 592.0 605 393 290 48 261 2 522 52 12 67 2674 1.463 9.2 0.7 4.0 7.9 2.00
Martinsville Phillies PHI 20.4 5.81 29 39 .426 4.62 68 68 67 1 3 13 588.1 608 395 302 60 215 10 503 33 11 53 2611 1.399 9.3 0.9 3.3 7.7 2.34
Elizabethton Twins MIN 20.5 6.12 38 30 .559 5.11 68 68 66 2 3 12 582.2 639 416 331 65 229 3 562 37 10 63 2648 1.490 9.9 1.0 3.5 8.7 2.45
Kingsport Mets NYM 19.7 6.15 37 31 .544 5.32 68 68 66 2 1 16 592.0 683 418 350 75 208 19 578 45 7 50 2670 1.505 10.4 1.1 3.2 8.8 2.78
Danville Braves ATL 19.8 6.29 30 38 .441 5.13 68 68 67 1 3 14 583.2 601 428 333 49 275 5 621 56 9 92 2666 1.501 9.3 0.8 4.2 9.6 2.26
Bristol White Sox CHW 21.1 6.84 30 38 .441 5.91 68 68 66 2 4 9 574.0 655 465 377 52 312 7 560 43 16 67 2715 1.685 10.3 0.8 4.9 8.8 1.79
Johnson City Cardinals STL 20.4 7.90 23 45 .338 6.60 68 68 67 1 0 14 578.1 728 537 424 78 320 10 569 36 17 57 2796 1.812 11.3 1.2 5.0 8.9 1.78
League Totals 20.2 6.00 341 341 .500 4.89 682 682 667 15 31 129 5894.1 6261 4090 3200 576 2484 69 5771 394 127 621 26619 1.484 9.6 0.9 3.8 8.8 2.32

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Bluefield Orioles BAL 69 1787 641 106 48 .958 10 92 35 28% Bobby Dickerson
Burlington Indians CLE 68 1776 790 126 58 .953 30 116 32 22% Harry Spilman and Joe Mikulik
Princeton Devil Rays 69 1821 760 127 48 .953 18 90 40 31% Charlie Montoyo
Kingsport Mets NYM 68 1776 713 129 56 .951 13 47 40 46% Ken Berry
Pulaski Rangers TEX 68 1802 673 137 45 .948 24 71 32 31% Julio Cruz
Elizabethton Twins MIN 68 1748 710 138 56 .947 20 75 28 27% Jose Marzan
Bristol White Sox CHW 68 1722 685 144 57 .944 17 101 35 26% Nick Capra
Martinsville Phillies PHI 68 1765 754 151 57 .943 23 77 37 32% Kelly Heath
Johnson City Cardinals STL 68 1735 643 148 52 .941 27 89 34 28% Steve Turco
Danville Braves ATL 68 1751 638 155 43 .939 20 95 53 36% Rick Albert
League Totals 682 17683 7007 1361 520 .948 202 853 366 30%