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1997 Fort Wayne Wizards

1997 > Class A > 1997 Midwest League (East)
Overall: 68-67
Scored 627 runs, Allowed 638 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 66-69

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Mike Boulanger
Represented: Fort Wayne, IN
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium (Fort Wayne, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Papo Bolivar 18 91 343 324 30 85 12 6 7 42 18 9 11 82 .262 .290 .401 .692 130 7 3 2 3 0
2 Tom Buchman 22 13 47 42 7 6 1 0 0 5 0 0 4 14 .143 .213 .167 .379 7 0 0 0 1 0
3 Cleatus Davidson# 20 124 540 478 80 122 16 8 6 52 39 9 52 100 .255 .327 .360 .687 172 7 1 5 4 1
4 Anthony Felston* 22 94 409 338 63 94 10 2 2 29 45 15 55 53 .278 .384 .337 .722 114 6 4 11 1 1
5 Shane Gunderson 23 13 50 45 3 12 1 0 0 7 1 1 3 3 .267 .306 .289 .595 13 2 0 1 1 0
6 Steve Huls 22 56 173 158 20 30 7 0 0 16 2 1 12 37 .190 .246 .234 .480 37 2 0 2 1 0
7 Heath Johnson* 20 22 82 67 10 14 4 0 3 11 0 1 13 29 .209 .333 .403 .736 27 0 0 1 1 0
8 Tom Knauss 23 14 64 58 3 11 1 0 1 7 1 0 6 18 .190 .266 .259 .524 15 1 0 0 0 0
9 Manny Lopez 19 87 364 327 43 80 13 4 5 29 10 9 29 76 .245 .314 .355 .669 116 11 4 4 0 1
10 Juan Lorenzo# 18 4 9 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .250 .143 .393 1 0 1 1 0 0
11 Brad Meyer* 21 12 27 20 5 6 1 1 0 3 1 0 4 6 .300 .417 .450 .867 9 0 0 3 0 0
12 Chad Moeller 22 108 448 384 58 111 18 3 9 39 11 8 48 76 .289 .386 .422 .808 162 8 13 2 1 0
13 Rick Moss* 21 133 581 508 76 141 28 4 3 77 3 3 61 57 .278 .352 .366 .718 186 10 2 2 8 4
14 Jake Patterson* 23 121 524 469 61 101 16 2 20 80 11 2 38 131 .215 .289 .386 .675 181 10 12 2 3 1
15 Tommy Peterman* 22 113 452 417 46 122 22 0 7 57 0 4 28 69 .293 .335 .396 .730 165 9 1 1 5 4
16 Scott Poepard# 22 36 115 103 16 24 9 0 1 8 3 1 10 30 .233 .307 .350 .657 36 4 1 1 0 0
17 Nelson Prada 21 29 102 98 8 24 5 0 3 11 0 1 3 22 .245 .265 .388 .652 38 3 0 0 1 0
18 Freddy Reyes 21 85 330 306 37 80 19 2 8 45 0 0 12 79 .261 .313 .415 .728 127 11 11 1 0 1
19 Luis Rivas 17 121 465 419 61 100 20 6 1 30 28 18 33 90 .239 .301 .322 .623 135 5 5 6 2 1
19 Players 20.7 135 5125 4568 627 1164 203 38 76 548 173 82 422 973 .255 .324 .366 .689 1671 96 58 45 32 14
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age 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
1 Mike Bauder* 22 6 4 .600 3.72 40 10 5 0 0 0 104.0 94 51 43 5 33 0 96 1 3 10 435 1.221 8.1 0.4 2.9 8.3 2.91
2 Matt Carnes 21 0 1 .000 9.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 2 4 4 1 5 0 3 0 1 1 18 1.750 4.5 2.2 11.2 6.8 0.60
3 Greg Clark 19 0 1 .000 4.41 6 1 1 0 0 0 16.1 16 9 8 0 8 1 7 0 0 2 69 1.469 8.8 0.0 4.4 3.9 0.88
4 Gary Dose 23 1 4 .200 4.70 45 4 25 0 0 3 67.0 52 44 35 3 61 0 73 5 2 7 313 1.687 7.0 0.4 8.2 9.8 1.20
5 Darren Fidge 22 2 2 .500 2.84 8 0 5 0 0 0 12.2 15 4 4 0 4 1 8 5 0 1 61 1.500 10.7 0.0 2.8 5.7 2.00
6 Josh Gandy* 21 2 4 .333 5.40 8 5 1 0 0 0 20.0 25 19 12 0 12 0 14 1 1 2 93 1.850 11.2 0.0 5.4 6.3 1.17
7 Chris Garza* 21 5 2 .714 1.99 60 0 32 0 0 15 95.0 67 28 21 2 38 1 90 3 0 11 385 1.105 6.3 0.2 3.6 8.5 2.37
8 Charlie Gillian 23 0 0 3.16 22 0 7 0 0 3 25.2 21 11 9 1 13 0 24 6 0 2 114 1.325 7.4 0.4 4.6 8.4 1.85
9 Dave Hooten 22 11 8 .579 2.61 28 27 0 2 2 0 165.2 134 57 48 5 54 0 138 9 6 4 675 1.135 7.3 0.3 2.9 7.5 2.56
10 Steve Huls 22 0 0 18.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 4.000 36.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
11 Fred Lindberg* 23 0 0 3.65 5 0 2 0 0 0 12.1 16 5 5 0 5 0 8 0 1 2 53 1.703 11.7 0.0 3.6 5.8 1.60
12 Rick Loonam 21 3 2 .600 5.66 34 1 6 0 0 0 49.1 63 36 31 3 33 0 35 1 2 8 245 1.946 11.5 0.5 6.0 6.4 1.06
13 Ryan Lynch* 22 2 2 .500 3.15 15 2 5 0 0 0 34.1 38 20 12 2 10 0 39 3 0 0 155 1.398 10.0 0.5 2.6 10.2 3.90
14 Bryan Malko 20 4 4 .500 3.78 14 13 1 0 0 0 64.1 68 29 27 2 22 0 59 2 1 3 271 1.399 9.5 0.3 3.1 8.3 2.68
15 Rodney McBride 22 3 4 .429 6.31 31 0 11 0 0 0 45.2 57 40 32 3 32 0 54 4 1 7 232 1.949 11.2 0.6 6.3 10.6 1.69
16 Mario Opipari 22 6 7 .462 3.44 53 2 27 0 0 8 70.2 71 45 27 2 24 3 61 3 1 7 307 1.344 9.0 0.3 3.1 7.8 2.54
17 Scott Poepard 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 5 2.000 0.0 0.0 18.0 18.0 1.00
18 Kasey Richardson* 20 7 5 .583 3.07 19 19 0 1 1 0 114.1 100 47 39 5 46 0 84 4 0 10 476 1.277 7.9 0.4 3.6 6.6 1.83
19 Corey Spiers* 22 5 9 .357 4.86 24 23 0 0 0 0 120.1 154 83 65 5 33 0 94 2 1 12 530 1.554 11.5 0.4 2.5 7.0 2.85
20 Scott Tanksley 23 0 1 .000 4.05 5 0 1 0 0 0 6.2 4 5 3 0 4 0 2 1 0 0 28 1.200 5.4 0.0 5.4 2.7 0.50
21 Nate Yeskie 22 11 7 .611 4.84 27 27 0 2 0 0 165.1 190 99 89 12 41 1 111 5 3 7 718 1.397 10.3 0.7 2.2 6.0 2.71
21 Players 21.7 68 67 .504 3.88 135 135 130 5 12 29 1195.2 1191 638 516 51 480 7 1003 55 23 96 5189 1.398 9.0 0.4 3.6 7.5 2.09
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Chad Moeller 107 824 90 15 7 .984 8.54 8 79 41 34%
Nelson Prada 29 174 21 3 2 .985 6.72 6 19 9 32%
Tom Buchman 5 16 4 1 1 .952 4.00 0 3 1 25%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jake Patterson 57 566 35 2 54 .997 10.54
Freddy Reyes 52 504 35 9 48 .984 10.37
Tommy Peterman 31 247 10 3 27 .988 8.29

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cleatus Davidson 121 271 405 20 98 .971 5.59
Steve Huls 17 26 48 3 2 .961 4.35
Juan Lorenzo 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rick Moss 119 67 244 31 18 .909 2.61
Steve Huls 18 12 49 4 4 .938 3.39
Juan Lorenzo 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Luis Rivas 119 169 394 58 92 .907 4.73
Steve Huls 16 12 50 4 7 .939 3.88
Juan Lorenzo 2 1 3 0 1 1.000 2.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Peterman 60 0.00
Papo Bolivar 51 0.00
Heath Johnson 20 0.00
Tom Knauss 4 0.00
Manny Lopez 2 0.00
Scott Poepard 2 0.00
Steve Huls 1 0.00
Brad Meyer 1 0.00
Rick Moss 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Anthony Felston 91 0.00
Papo Bolivar 24 0.00
Shane Gunderson 13 0.00
Brad Meyer 9 0.00
Scott Poepard 9 0.00
Manny Lopez 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Manny Lopez 84 0.00
Scott Poepard 23 0.00
Papo Bolivar 18 0.00
Tom Knauss 10 0.00
Heath Johnson 2 0.00
Rick Moss 2 0.00
Cleatus Davidson 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Anthony Felston 91 143 5 4 2 .974 1.63
Papo Bolivar 90 110 4 5 1 .958 1.27
Manny Lopez 87 145 8 7 0 .956 1.76
Tommy Peterman 60 71 3 4 0 .949 1.23
Scott Poepard 34 53 3 1 1 .982 1.65
Heath Johnson 22 26 1 1 0 .964 1.23
Tom Knauss 14 20 2 0 0 1.000 1.57
Shane Gunderson 13 21 0 0 0 1.000 1.62
Brad Meyer 10 13 0 0 0 1.000 1.30
Rick Moss 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Cleatus Davidson 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Steve Huls 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Garza 60 9 18 1 2 .964 0.45
Mario Opipari 53 2 15 3 1 .850 0.32
Gary Dose 45 5 5 0 0 1.000 0.22
Mike Bauder 40 10 16 1 1 .963 0.65
Rick Loonam 34 4 6 0 2 1.000 0.29
Rodney McBride 31 4 4 0 1 1.000 0.26
Dave Hooten 28 22 36 1 1 .983 2.07
Nate Yeskie 27 12 32 1 2 .978 1.63
Corey Spiers 24 8 25 2 3 .943 1.38
Charlie Gillian 22 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.05
Kasey Richardson 19 7 28 1 3 .972 1.84
Ryan Lynch 15 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.20
Bryan Malko 14 3 15 1 3 .947 1.29
Darren Fidge 8 0 6 0 1 1.000 0.75
Josh Gandy 8 1 2 1 0 .750 0.38
Greg Clark 6 0 0 0 0 0.00
Fred Lindberg 5 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.20
Scott Tanksley 5 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.80
Matt Carnes 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Steve Huls 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Scott Poepard 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Mike Bauder 22 L L 5' 9.0" 171 May 13, 1975 Las Vegas, NV, US
Papo Bolivar 18 R R 5' 11.0" 214 Oct 18, 1978 La Guaira, Vargas, VE
Tom Buchman 22 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Dec 4, 1974 Clearwater, FL, US
Matt Carnes 21 R R 6' 2.0" 207 Aug 18, 1975 Joplin, MO, US
Greg Clark 19 R R 6' 4.0" 194 Aug 19, 1977 Sydney, New South Wales, AU
Cleatus Davidson 20 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 1, 1976 Bartow, FL, US
Gary Dose 23 R R 5' 10.0" 184 Aug 22, 1973 Rochester, MN, US
Anthony Felston 22 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Nov 26, 1974 Mound Bayou, MS, US
Darren Fidge 22 R R 6' 2.0" 202 Nov 12, 1974 Tanunda, South Australia, AU
Josh Gandy 21 R L 6' 1.0" 203 Oct 12, 1975 Ringgold, GA, US
Chris Garza 21 L L 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 23, 1975 Los Angeles, CA, US
Charlie Gillian 23 R R 6' 2.0" 196 May 29, 1974 Beckley, WV, US
Shane Gunderson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 16, 1973 Faribault, MN, US
Dave Hooten 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 8, 1975 Fort Smith, AR, US
Steve Huls 22 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Oct 11, 1974 St. Cloud, MN, US
Heath Johnson 20 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 25, 1976 Lakefield, MN, US
Tom Knauss 23 R R 6' 2.0" 218 Jun 16, 1974 Chicago, IL, US
Fred Lindberg 23 L L 6' 6.0" 215 Nov 19, 1973 Sydney, New South Wales, AU
Rick Loonam 21 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 7, 1975 Camden, NJ, US
Manny Lopez 19 R R 5' 9.0" 188 Mar 20, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Juan Lorenzo 18 S R 6' 0.0" 189 Nov 10, 1978 Cambita Garabito, San Cristobal, DO
Ryan Lynch 22 L L 6' 4.0" 220 Aug 10, 1974 La Jolla, CA, US
Bryan Malko 20 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jan 23, 1977 Anderson, SC, US
Rodney McBride 22 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Nov 15, 1974 Memphis, TN, US
Brad Meyer 21 L R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 23, 1975 Minneapolis, MN, US
Chad Moeller 22 R R 6' 3.0" 207 Feb 18, 1975 Upland, CA, US
Rick Moss 21 L R 6' 2.0" 197 Sep 18, 1975 Hinsdale, IL, US
Mario Opipari 22 S R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 24, 1975 Detroit, MI, US
Jake Patterson 23 L L 6' 0.0" 239 Aug 1, 1973 Denver, CO, US
Tommy Peterman 22 L L 6' 0.0" 228 May 21, 1975 Springfield, OH, US
Scott Poepard 22 S R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 26, 1974 St. Paul, MN, US
Nelson Prada 21 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Feb 22, 1976 Maracay, Aragua, VE
Freddy Reyes 21 R R 5' 11.0" 188 Apr 8, 1976 Santurce, PR
Kasey Richardson 20 L L 6' 3.0" 191 Aug 27, 1976 Washington, DC, US
Luis Rivas 17 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 30, 1979 La Guaira, Vargas, VE
Corey Spiers 22 L L 6' 0.0" 204 Jun 19, 1975 Joliet, IL, US
Scott Tanksley 23 S R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 1, 1973 Dallas, TX, US
Nate Yeskie 22 R R 6' 3.0" 201 Aug 13, 1974 La Crosse, WI, US

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