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1997 Gulf Coast League

1997 > Class Rookie > League History
Overall: 447 games, 15 teams, approx. 59 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998
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League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1996 / 1998

League Standings

Regular Season

June 20, 1997 to August 26, 1997 · 60 games

East Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
GCL Mets NYM 42 18 .700 --
GCL Marlins FLA 31 28 .525 10.5
GCL Expos MON 25 35 .417 17
GCL Braves ATL 21 38 .356 20.5

North Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
GCL Yankees NYY 40 20 .667 --
GCL Tigers DET 31 29 .517 9
GCL Devil Rays 25 35 .417 15
GCL Astros HOU 24 36 .400 16

West Division

Tm Aff W L W-L% GB
GCL Royals KCR 36 24 .600 --
GCL Rangers TEX 34 26 .567 2
GCL Red Sox BOS 31 28 .525 4.5
GCL Twins MIN 28 32 .467 8
GCL Pirates PIT 27 32 .458 8.5
GCL Orioles BAL 27 33 .450 9
GCL White Sox CHW 26 34 .433 10

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
GCL Yankees NYY 19.1 5.82 60 2293 2002 349 550 91 30 28 293 74 18 225 414 .275 .352 .392 .745 785 38 29 12 25 4
GCL Tigers DET 18.5 5.17 60 2218 1916 310 477 81 18 30 264 69 21 235 476 .249 .338 .357 .695 684 41 33 11 23 3
GCL Mets NYM 19.1 5.13 60 2132 1862 308 491 105 28 15 234 43 25 210 392 .264 .346 .374 .720 697 30 34 8 18 0
GCL Royals KCR 19.7 4.88 60 2170 1916 293 516 73 17 25 241 67 28 175 411 .269 .338 .364 .703 698 46 34 27 18 4
GCL Rangers TEX 19.1 4.45 60 2110 1872 267 470 78 21 18 199 120 43 191 446 .251 .324 .344 .668 644 37 19 13 15 2
GCL Devil Rays 18.4 4.25 60 2129 1850 255 440 73 20 19 202 71 40 232 443 .238 .330 .330 .660 610 45 27 11 9 0
GCL Braves ATL 18.1 4.21 58 2056 1819 244 443 75 10 25 208 31 12 206 432 .244 .325 .337 .662 613 29 19 2 10 0
GCL Expos MON 18.6 4.08 59 2053 1822 241 439 91 14 13 166 92 40 185 385 .241 .316 .328 .644 597 23 20 17 9 1
GCL Astros HOU 19.2 3.93 60 2118 1895 236 427 83 6 23 198 65 37 165 429 .225 .295 .312 .607 591 31 29 16 13 3
GCL Pirates PIT 19.4 3.83 59 2102 1883 226 472 91 12 17 187 49 34 166 445 .251 .317 .339 .656 638 46 25 11 17 5
GCL Marlins FLA 19.0 3.81 59 2056 1779 225 414 75 10 10 176 77 29 220 459 .233 .324 .303 .627 539 35 27 16 14 3
GCL Orioles BAL 18.9 3.77 60 2123 1856 226 427 70 19 12 187 85 33 201 481 .230 .314 .308 .622 571 33 35 13 18 4
GCL Twins MIN 18.8 3.67 60 2231 1970 220 476 62 13 7 165 110 41 199 418 .242 .318 .297 .615 585 39 30 17 15 2
GCL White Sox CHW 19.2 3.63 60 2094 1865 218 455 76 18 13 189 66 24 163 390 .244 .311 .325 .636 606 43 28 19 19 5
GCL Red Sox BOS 19.2 3.61 59 2045 1818 213 456 82 23 8 181 68 26 176 404 .251 .321 .334 .655 608 36 19 16 16 1
League Totals 19.0 4.29 894 31930 28125 3831 6953 1206 259 263 3090 1087 451 2949 6425 .247 .325 .337 .662 9466 552 408 209 239 37

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
GCL Mets NYM 20.1 3.15 42 18 .700 2.50 60 60 59 1 8 21 479.1 406 189 133 14 183 4 462 21 11 38 2019 1.229 7.6 0.3 3.4 8.7 2.52
GCL Rangers TEX 18.7 3.58 34 26 .567 2.93 60 60 56 4 7 18 500.0 441 215 163 19 171 6 429 13 21 23 2077 1.224 7.9 0.3 3.1 7.7 2.51
GCL Red Sox BOS 20.7 3.61 31 28 .525 2.57 59 59 54 5 5 12 484.0 437 213 138 7 146 5 522 23 13 37 2040 1.205 8.1 0.1 2.7 9.7 3.58
GCL Royals KCR 18.4 3.75 36 24 .600 3.12 60 60 53 7 9 10 493.0 461 225 171 11 170 1 385 36 8 45 2094 1.280 8.4 0.2 3.1 7.0 2.26
GCL Twins MIN 19.0 3.75 28 32 .467 2.95 60 60 58 2 7 12 527.0 482 225 173 7 168 8 450 32 11 52 2203 1.233 8.2 0.1 2.9 7.7 2.68
GCL Expos MON 18.4 3.92 25 35 .417 3.50 59 59 59 0 4 13 478.2 462 231 186 14 181 0 366 27 4 28 2070 1.343 8.7 0.3 3.4 6.9 2.02
GCL Orioles BAL 19.0 4.18 27 33 .450 3.41 60 60 58 2 5 15 496.1 489 251 188 22 210 1 394 26 18 46 2155 1.408 8.9 0.4 3.8 7.1 1.88
GCL Devil Rays 18.9 4.30 25 35 .417 3.63 60 60 60 0 4 9 491.1 436 258 198 20 214 4 460 35 14 58 2145 1.323 8.0 0.4 3.9 8.4 2.15
GCL Marlins FLA 19.1 4.34 31 28 .525 3.35 59 59 53 6 5 9 473.1 428 256 176 16 194 0 410 39 13 31 2061 1.314 8.1 0.3 3.7 7.8 2.11
GCL White Sox CHW 20.9 4.35 26 34 .433 3.64 60 60 59 1 1 11 487.2 473 261 197 17 217 0 412 23 12 32 2144 1.415 8.7 0.3 4.0 7.6 1.90
GCL Yankees NYY 19.8 4.43 40 20 .667 3.41 60 60 57 3 5 15 507.1 468 266 192 27 191 3 405 21 12 65 2164 1.299 8.3 0.5 3.4 7.2 2.12
GCL Tigers DET 19.1 4.63 31 29 .517 3.70 60 60 58 2 5 10 495.2 474 278 204 33 180 3 459 29 17 65 2163 1.319 8.6 0.6 3.3 8.3 2.55
GCL Pirates PIT 21.2 4.63 27 32 .458 3.78 59 59 56 3 4 10 493.1 489 273 207 17 189 2 403 37 16 46 2165 1.374 8.9 0.3 3.4 7.4 2.13
GCL Astros HOU 19.7 5.80 24 36 .400 4.71 60 60 56 4 4 13 498.2 516 348 261 20 272 0 438 33 26 70 2290 1.580 9.3 0.4 4.9 7.9 1.61
GCL Braves ATL 19.2 5.90 21 38 .356 5.02 58 58 58 0 0 6 462.2 491 342 258 19 263 0 430 13 7 46 2148 1.630 9.6 0.4 5.1 8.4 1.64
League Totals 19.5 4.29 448 448 .500 3.48 894 894 854 40 73 184 7368.1 6953 3831 2845 263 2949 37 6425 408 203 682 31938 1.344 8.5 0.3 3.6 7.8 2.18

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
GCL Twins MIN 60 1581 758 91 48 .963 12 76 43 36% Steve Liddle
GCL Orioles BAL 60 1489 628 86 58 .961 18 74 35 32% Butch Davis
GCL Yankees NYY 60 1522 620 88 49 .961 14 42 31 42% Ken Dominguez
GCL Royals KCR 60 1479 659 91 51 .959 14 90 32 26% Al Pedrique
GCL Expos MON 59 1436 583 88 34 .958 10 60 28 32% Luis Dorante
GCL Mets NYM 60 1438 611 95 37 .956 16 89 27 23% Mickey Brantley and Doug Flynn
GCL Devil Rays 60 1474 555 94 47 .956 19 93 21 18% Bobby Ramos
GCL Marlins FLA 59 1420 633 97 30 .955 17 61 36 37% Jon Deeble
GCL Rangers TEX 60 1500 631 103 53 .954 17 44 24 35% Jim Byrd
GCL White Sox CHW 60 1463 611 108 53 .951 16 100 28 22% Roly de Armas
GCL Pirates PIT 59 1480 632 108 37 .951 8 94 44 32% Woody Huyke
GCL Tigers DET 60 1487 606 114 33 .948 23 66 36 35% Kevin Bradshaw
GCL Astros HOU 60 1496 594 118 60 .947 17 78 28 26% Julio Linares
GCL Red Sox BOS 59 1452 588 117 56 .946 17 87 23 21% Luis Aguayo
GCL Braves ATL 58 1388 514 114 48 .943 20 33 15 31% Frank Howard
League Totals 894 22105 9223 1512 694 .954 238 1087 451 29%