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1997 Lowell Spinners

1997 > Class Short-Season A > 1997 New York-Pennsylvania League (McNamara)
Overall: 38-38
Scored 334 runs, Allowed 341 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 37-39

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Dick Berardino
Represented: Lowell, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Alex Ahumada 18 57 225 203 25 45 4 1 1 13 5 1 15 49 .222 .286 .266 .552 54 5 4 1 2 0
2 Elvis Alayon* 22 32 121 111 12 23 4 1 1 7 1 2 5 16 .207 .248 .288 .536 32 1 1 4 0 0
3 Chad Alevras 22 22 67 55 8 8 2 0 1 5 1 1 10 13 .145 .288 .236 .524 13 0 1 1 0 0
4 Jorge DeLeon 22 3 12 12 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 4 0 0 0 0 0
5 David Eckstein 22 68 303 249 43 75 11 4 4 39 21 5 33 29 .301 .407 .426 .832 106 2 12 8 1 1
6 Mark Fischer 21 48 198 179 25 59 15 1 5 25 13 2 15 38 .330 .389 .508 .897 91 4 3 0 1 0
7 Jose Flores# 19 37 129 122 13 27 4 0 1 9 4 1 6 36 .221 .264 .279 .542 34 4 1 0 0 0
8 Michael Gancasz 23 34 98 81 10 17 4 0 0 6 0 0 13 25 .210 .340 .259 .599 21 2 3 1 0 0
9 Keith Goodwin 22 67 265 241 23 55 11 0 2 25 4 0 14 50 .228 .284 .299 .582 72 5 5 4 1 0
10 Travis Gray* 22 45 143 116 18 23 3 0 3 12 2 1 21 41 .198 .333 .302 .635 35 0 3 2 1 1
11 Danny Haas* 21 9 33 28 6 5 3 0 0 0 3 0 2 8 .179 .258 .286 .544 8 0 1 2 0 0
12 Marcus Howard 21 70 258 221 38 46 10 1 9 25 2 5 29 78 .208 .314 .385 .699 85 2 6 0 2 1
13 Jeff Keaveney 21 51 212 191 26 39 12 0 7 29 0 0 18 58 .204 .283 .377 .660 72 2 3 0 0 0
14 Willy Kingsbury* 23 23 86 77 6 13 4 0 1 5 0 0 4 32 .169 .229 .260 .489 20 1 2 3 0 0
15 Ruben Lebron# 21 51 182 167 25 51 9 1 1 24 13 3 6 30 .305 .331 .389 .721 65 4 1 7 1 0
16 Erik Metzger 22 41 152 128 15 25 7 0 2 21 0 1 11 40 .195 .282 .297 .579 38 4 6 3 4 0
17 Jose Olmeda# 19 54 206 187 24 54 8 2 4 27 2 2 16 42 .289 .351 .417 .768 78 4 2 1 0 0
18 Dion Ruecker 23 50 169 160 16 35 6 1 1 11 0 0 4 32 .219 .242 .288 .530 46 6 1 4 0 0
19 Noe Villalobos 21 24 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Players 21.1 76 2860 2529 334 604 117 12 43 285 71 24 222 618 .239 .313 .346 .658 874 46 55 41 13 3
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 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 Skipp Benzing 20 0 1 .000 5.91 2 2 0 0 0 0 10.2 11 8 7 1 2 1 6 0 0 1 45 1.219 9.3 0.8 1.7 5.1 3.00
2 Klae Calvert 20 1 0 1.000 8.36 3 3 0 0 0 0 14.0 16 13 13 3 3 0 8 5 0 3 64 1.357 10.3 1.9 1.9 5.1 2.67
3 Terry Hayden* 22 0 6 .000 3.19 16 5 4 0 0 0 53.2 42 21 19 2 14 5 52 3 0 1 216 1.043 7.0 0.3 2.3 8.7 3.71
4 Andy Hazlett* 21 5 0 1.000 1.61 19 3 12 0 0 4 50.1 44 16 9 1 7 0 66 0 0 0 206 1.013 7.9 0.2 1.3 11.8 9.43
5 Marty McLeary 22 3 6 .333 3.75 13 13 0 0 0 0 62.1 53 38 26 2 36 1 43 5 2 6 275 1.428 7.7 0.3 5.2 6.2 1.19
6 Tom Miller* 22 1 3 .250 2.77 24 0 9 0 0 1 39.0 38 24 12 2 20 3 42 3 0 2 183 1.487 8.8 0.5 4.6 9.7 2.10
7 Humberto Montemayor 19 0 1 .000 13.50 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 6 4.500 27.0 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
8 Rick O'Dette* 21 5 3 .625 3.47 13 10 1 1 0 0 59.2 64 30 23 1 28 3 61 0 2 4 268 1.542 9.7 0.2 4.2 9.2 2.18
9 Eric Parker* 23 3 0 1.000 3.24 23 0 11 0 0 1 41.2 32 20 15 3 23 0 41 1 0 6 180 1.320 6.9 0.6 5.0 8.9 1.78
10 Brian Partenheimer* 22 2 1 .667 0.68 5 0 3 0 0 1 13.1 9 1 1 0 1 0 11 0 0 0 51 0.750 6.1 0.0 0.7 7.4 11.00
11 Lyle Prempas* 22 0 0 10.80 3 0 2 0 0 0 3.1 1 4 4 1 4 0 2 0 0 1 15 1.500 2.7 2.7 10.8 5.4 0.50
12 Kenny Rayborn 22 2 2 .500 2.74 11 7 1 0 0 1 46.0 39 18 14 0 15 0 35 6 0 8 197 1.174 7.6 0.0 2.9 6.8 2.33
13 Mike Rupp 19 0 1 .000 3.55 2 2 0 0 0 0 12.2 8 5 5 1 3 0 10 0 0 0 49 0.868 5.7 0.7 2.1 7.1 3.33
14 Bret Saberhagen 33 0 0 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 10 0.333 3.0 0.0 0.0 6.0
15 Junior Santana 19 6 3 .667 4.09 15 15 0 2 0 0 88.0 90 47 40 6 17 1 65 6 1 3 364 1.216 9.2 0.6 1.7 6.6 3.82
16 Jeff Taglienti 21 3 4 .429 4.91 17 4 11 0 0 6 36.2 30 22 20 2 13 0 34 0 2 3 150 1.173 7.4 0.5 3.2 8.3 2.62
17 Joe Thomas* 22 4 5 .444 3.84 18 11 6 0 0 2 75.0 71 43 32 3 19 1 61 6 0 3 327 1.200 8.5 0.4 2.3 7.3 3.21
18 Noe Villalobos 21 3 2 .600 4.25 24 0 12 0 0 3 48.2 58 30 23 5 13 4 51 1 1 6 218 1.459 10.7 0.9 2.4 9.4 3.92
18 Players 21.4 38 38 .500 3.58 76 76 73 3 5 19 658.2 609 341 262 33 219 20 590 37 8 47 2824 1.257 8.3 0.5 3.0 8.1 2.69

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Michael Gancasz 34 206 17 2 1 .991 6.56 3 34 11 24%
Erik Metzger 31 209 10 4 0 .982 7.06 3 31 4 11%
Chad Alevras 21 140 13 0 2 1.000 7.29 6 17 7 29%
Willy Kingsbury 5 43 6 0 0 1.000 9.80 1 5 4 44%

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeff Keaveney 48 371 28 11 37 .973 8.31
Travis Gray 20 138 15 1 7 .994 7.65
Dion Ruecker 9 44 3 0 0 1.000 5.22
Willy Kingsbury 7 60 0 0 3 1.000 8.57

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
David Eckstein 66 139 166 9 34 .971 4.62
Alex Ahumada 9 18 17 3 4 .921 3.89
Ruben Lebron 7 13 13 2 4 .929 3.71
Jose Olmeda 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dion Ruecker 38 26 56 11 3 .882 2.16
Alex Ahumada 22 11 31 9 1 .824 1.91
Travis Gray 22 9 19 5 2 .848 1.27
Ruben Lebron 5 3 8 0 0 1.000 2.20
Jorge DeLeon 2 1 3 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jose Olmeda 52 63 134 21 26 .904 3.79
Alex Ahumada 24 29 81 10 13 .917 4.58
Ruben Lebron 3 4 1 1 0 .833 1.67
Dion Ruecker 2 1 5 0 1 1.000 3.00
Jorge DeLeon 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

LF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Keith Goodwin 64 0.00
Jose Flores 10 0.00
Elvis Alayon 9 0.00
Marcus Howard 4 0.00
Ruben Lebron 4 0.00
Danny Haas 1 0.00

CF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Fischer 37 0.00
Jose Flores 21 0.00
Elvis Alayon 16 0.00
Danny Haas 3 0.00
Marcus Howard 1 0.00

RF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marcus Howard 61 0.00
Elvis Alayon 7 0.00
Jose Flores 5 0.00
Mark Fischer 4 0.00
Keith Goodwin 3 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Keith Goodwin 65 100 3 7 1 .936 1.58
Marcus Howard 65 107 5 12 0 .903 1.72
Mark Fischer 41 76 6 2 0 .976 2.00
Jose Flores 36 59 2 1 0 .984 1.69
Elvis Alayon 31 53 2 2 1 .965 1.77
Danny Haas 4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Ruben Lebron 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Miller 24 3 5 3 0 .727 0.33
Noe Villalobos 24 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.33
Eric Parker 23 2 5 0 1 1.000 0.30
Andy Hazlett 19 2 9 0 0 1.000 0.58
Joe Thomas 18 4 3 2 0 .778 0.39
Jeff Taglienti 17 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.24
Terry Hayden 16 5 9 2 1 .875 0.88
Junior Santana 15 7 8 2 0 .882 1.00
Marty McLeary 13 5 14 6 0 .760 1.46
Rick O'Dette 13 3 6 1 1 .900 0.69
Kenny Rayborn 11 4 4 2 0 .800 0.73
Brian Partenheimer 5 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.60
Klae Calvert 3 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.67
Lyle Prempas 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Skipp Benzing 2 1 3 0 0 1.000 2.00
Mike Rupp 2 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Humberto Montemayor 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Bret Saberhagen 1 2 2 0 0 1.000 4.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Alex Ahumada 18 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 20, 1979 Culiacan, Sinaloa, MX
Elvis Alayon 22 L R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 14, 1974 New York, NY, US
Chad Alevras 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jan 8, 1975 Boulder, CO, US
Skipp Benzing 20 L R 6' 2.0" 180 Nov 29, 1976 Winona, MN, US
Klae Calvert 20 R R 6' 5.0" 180 Nov 30, 1976 Gold Coast, Queensland, AU
Jorge DeLeon 22 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Sep 26, 1974 Ponce, PR
David Eckstein 22 R R 5' 6.0" 170 Jan 20, 1975 Sanford, FL, US
Mark Fischer 21 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Apr 15, 1976 Marietta, GA, US
Jose Flores 19 S R 6' 1.0" 170 Apr 24, 1978 Bolivar, VE
Michael Gancasz 23 R R 6' 1.0" 210 May 16, 1974 Phoenixville, PA, US
Keith Goodwin 22 R R 6' 2.0" 182 Feb 5, 1975 Sulphur, LA, US
Travis Gray 22 L R 6' 0.0" 191 Jun 28, 1975 Ashville, OH, US
Danny Haas 21 L R 5' 11.0" 180 Jan 4, 1976 Paducah, KY, US
Terry Hayden 22 L L 6' 6.0" 215 Jun 26, 1975 Detroit, MI, US
Andy Hazlett 21 L L 6' 3.0" 187 Aug 27, 1975 Arcadia, CA, US
Marcus Howard 21 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Oct 3, 1975 Dayton, OH, US
Jeff Keaveney 21 R R 6' 5.0" 240 Oct 7, 1975 Newton, MA, US
Willy Kingsbury 23 L R 6' 2.0" 218 Jan 5, 1974 Woodsville, NH, US
Ruben Lebron 21 S R 5' 10.0" 140 Aug 10, 1975 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Marty McLeary 22 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Oct 26, 1974 Kettering, OH, US
Erik Metzger 22 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Jul 27, 1974 Jackson, MS, US
Tom Miller 22 R L 6' 1.0" 195 May 18, 1975 Westphalia, MI, US
Humberto Montemayor 19 R R 5' 11.0" 240 Oct 12, 1977 Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, MX
Rick O'Dette 21 R L 6' 3.0" 178 Feb 11, 1976 Blue Island, IL, US
Jose Olmeda 19 S R 6' 1.0" 165 Jul 7, 1977 Fajardo, PR
Eric Parker 23 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jan 15, 1974 Atlanta, GA, US
Brian Partenheimer 22 R L 6' 5.0" 230 Apr 13, 1975 Huntingburg, IN, US
Lyle Prempas 22 L L 6' 7.0" 205 Dec 3, 1974 Melrose Park, IL, US
Kenny Rayborn 22 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Nov 22, 1974 Hattiesburg, MS, US
Dion Ruecker 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 9, 1973 Villa Mella, Santo Domingo, DO
Mike Rupp 19 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 21, 1978 San Diego, CA, US
Bret Saberhagen 33 R R 6' 1.0" 160 Apr 11, 1964 Chicago Heights, IL, US
Junior Santana 19 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 22, 1977 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jeff Taglienti 21 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Nov 13, 1975 Waltham, MA, US
Joe Thomas 22 L L 6' 3.0" 225 Jan 25, 1975 Buffalo, NY, US
Noe Villalobos 21 R R 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 29, 1976 Pescader, MX

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