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1998 Akron Aeros

1998 > Class AA > 1998 Eastern League (South)
Overall: 81-60
Scored 758 runs, Allowed 601 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-56

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Joel Skinner
Represented: Akron, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1997 / 1999

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 Junior Betances 25 76 298 269 41 76 10 5 6 31 11 2 25 54 .283 .348 .424 .772 114 4 2 2 0 1
2 Todd Betts* 25 91 388 318 55 86 18 3 17 46 1 0 64 71 .270 .397 .506 .903 161 7 4 0 2 5
3 Russell Branyan* 22 43 199 163 35 48 11 3 16 46 1 1 35 58 .294 .417 .693 1.110 113 2 0 0 1 4
4 Mark Budzinski* 24 127 535 478 68 125 21 5 10 62 12 8 50 125 .262 .331 .389 .721 186 9 1 4 2 2
5 Rafael Gross 23 25 68 58 6 4 0 0 0 3 4 3 6 21 .069 .179 .069 .248 4 0 2 1 1 0
6 Ricky Gutierrez 28 12 36 31 6 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 4 .194 .306 .226 .531 7 1 0 0 0 0
7 Robin Harriss 26 15 56 45 3 5 2 0 0 2 1 0 9 21 .111 .259 .156 .415 7 2 0 2 0 1
8 Heath Hayes 26 91 360 329 36 68 14 1 11 46 2 3 24 95 .207 .263 .356 .618 117 7 2 2 3 1
9 Mike Huelsmann# 23 9 26 20 4 2 0 0 1 1 1 0 4 9 .100 .280 .250 .530 5 0 1 1 0 0
10 John McDonald 23 132 580 514 68 118 18 2 2 43 17 6 43 61 .230 .293 .284 .578 146 7 6 11 6 0
11 Scott Morgan 24 119 524 456 95 134 31 4 25 89 4 5 56 124 .294 .378 .544 .922 248 9 8 0 4 1
12 Mike Moyle 26 39 153 133 19 40 5 0 4 23 1 0 17 27 .301 .386 .429 .814 57 9 2 0 1 0
13 Danny Peoples 23 60 254 222 30 62 19 0 8 32 1 1 29 61 .279 .362 .473 .835 105 7 1 0 2 1
14 Chan Perry 25 54 227 203 36 57 17 2 5 27 3 2 23 43 .281 .352 .458 .811 93 2 0 0 1 1
15 Hiram Ramirez 25 15 62 49 4 9 1 0 2 8 0 0 10 17 .184 .317 .327 .643 16 0 0 2 1 0
16 Dave Roberts* 26 56 269 227 49 82 10 5 7 33 28 6 35 30 .361 .447 .542 .989 123 3 1 5 1 5
17 Marco Scutaro 22 124 529 462 68 146 27 6 11 62 33 16 47 71 .316 .387 .472 .859 218 8 10 4 6 0
18 Bill Selby* 28 20 82 77 15 30 7 1 3 10 0 0 3 11 .390 .415 .623 1.038 48 0 1 0 1 1
19 Darren Stumberger 25 139 615 545 83 164 39 2 10 76 1 2 56 79 .301 .366 .435 .801 237 15 5 1 8 0
20 Frank Taveras* 22 2 5 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .500 .600 .500 1.100 2 0 0 0 0 0
21 Adam Taylor 24 3 12 10 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 .200 .250 .200 .450 2 0 0 0 1 0
22 Greg Thomas* 25 64 246 226 34 49 6 3 10 37 2 1 18 75 .217 .280 .403 .683 91 2 2 0 0 1
23 Brian Whitlock 23 9 28 26 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 11 .077 .107 .115 .223 3 0 0 0 1 0
23 Players 24.3 141 5552 4865 758 1317 258 42 148 682 123 56 562 1075 .271 .349 .432 .782 2103 94 48 35 42 24
* - 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 Ross Atkins 24 7 8 .467 4.19 40 5 23 0 0 10 77.1 73 39 36 9 31 1 38 5 2 4 332 1.345 8.5 1.0 3.6 4.4 1.23
2 Junior Betances 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
3 J.D. Brammer 23 1 0 1.000 5.23 11 0 4 0 0 3 20.2 21 12 12 3 10 1 23 1 2 4 95 1.500 9.1 1.3 4.4 10.0 2.30
4 Jim Brower 25 13 5 .722 3.01 23 23 0 2 2 0 155.2 142 60 52 9 38 0 91 7 0 5 630 1.156 8.2 0.5 2.2 5.3 2.39
5 Jamie Brown 21 1 0 1.000 2.57 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 5 2 2 1 1 0 5 1 0 0 28 0.857 6.4 1.3 1.3 6.4 5.00
6 Lance Calmus 25 2 5 .286 5.50 23 2 6 0 0 0 52.1 55 34 32 7 28 0 23 7 1 4 238 1.586 9.5 1.2 4.8 4.0 0.82
7 Jared Camp 23 6 2 .750 3.78 18 16 2 0 0 0 85.2 84 37 36 8 31 0 42 5 1 2 364 1.342 8.8 0.8 3.3 4.4 1.35
8 Rheal Cormier* 31 0 0 6.52 3 3 0 0 0 0 9.2 15 7 7 3 2 0 6 1 0 1 45 1.759 14.0 2.8 1.9 5.6 3.00
9 Sean DePaula 24 1 1 .500 4.76 8 1 1 0 0 0 17.0 16 10 9 0 15 0 17 0 0 3 81 1.824 8.5 0.0 7.9 9.0 1.13
10 Marc Deschenes 25 4 6 .400 3.86 47 0 26 0 0 5 58.1 52 36 25 4 34 6 52 0 0 5 259 1.474 8.0 0.6 5.2 8.0 1.53
11 Tony Dougherty 25 6 5 .545 3.07 43 0 25 0 0 5 76.1 68 29 26 5 36 3 60 2 0 4 328 1.362 8.0 0.6 4.2 7.1 1.67
12 Travis Driskill 26 3 0 1.000 3.42 5 4 1 0 0 0 26.1 27 12 10 4 7 0 16 1 0 0 109 1.291 9.2 1.4 2.4 5.5 2.29
13 Huck Flener* 29 3 3 .500 1.85 12 10 1 3 2 0 73.0 57 18 15 2 22 0 51 3 3 5 289 1.082 7.0 0.2 2.7 6.3 2.32
14 Alberto Garza 21 3 0 1.000 3.86 4 4 0 1 0 0 21.0 24 12 9 1 9 0 19 1 0 0 95 1.571 10.3 0.4 3.9 8.1 2.11
15 Willie Martinez 20 9 7 .563 4.38 26 26 0 2 1 0 154.0 169 92 75 15 44 0 117 6 1 10 661 1.383 9.9 0.9 2.6 6.8 2.66
16 Jarrod Mays 23 1 0 1.000 5.47 15 0 4 0 0 1 26.1 25 19 16 2 12 2 15 1 1 1 117 1.405 8.5 0.7 4.1 5.1 1.25
17 Brett Merrick* 24 0 0 6.00 12 0 5 0 0 0 12.0 12 9 8 0 10 1 8 1 0 4 59 1.833 9.0 0.0 7.5 6.0 0.80
18 Marcus Moore 27 2 5 .286 4.50 23 12 10 0 0 6 82.0 78 49 41 10 54 2 90 2 2 6 370 1.610 8.6 1.1 5.9 9.9 1.67
19 Jason Rakers 25 3 1 .750 2.59 5 5 0 0 0 0 31.1 35 10 9 2 7 0 27 0 0 2 130 1.340 10.1 0.6 2.0 7.8 3.86
20 David Riske 21 0 0 0.00 2 0 1 0 0 1 3.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 11 0.667 3.0 0.0 3.0 15.0 5.00
21 Frankie Sanders 22 11 8 .579 3.48 29 29 0 2 1 0 186.1 175 82 72 15 71 0 108 11 0 6 781 1.320 8.5 0.7 3.4 5.2 1.52
22 Jeff Sexton 26 4 2 .667 1.57 27 0 19 0 0 11 57.1 41 12 10 2 19 3 49 3 0 2 232 1.047 6.4 0.3 3.0 7.7 2.58
23 Paul Shuey 27 0 0 54.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 3 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 12.000 81.0 0.0 27.0 0.0 0.00
24 Jake Viano 24 1 2 .333 7.80 9 0 1 0 0 1 15.0 24 17 13 3 7 1 10 2 0 0 75 2.067 14.4 1.8 4.2 6.0 1.43
25 Brian Whitlock 23 0 0 9.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 6 3.000 18.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
26 Casey Whitten* 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
26 Players 24.2 81 60 .574 3.72 141 141 131 10 8 43 1251.0 1206 601 517 105 492 20 872 60 13 68 5349 1.357 8.7 0.8 3.5 6.3 1.77
* - 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
Heath Hayes 85 507 59 7 1 .988 6.66 7 75 28 27%
Mike Moyle 27 173 18 1 2 .995 7.07 3 20 14 41%
Robin Harriss 15 113 9 2 2 .984 8.13 2 12 2 14%
Hiram Ramirez 15 93 12 4 1 .963 7.00 4 23 6 21%
Adam Taylor 3 17 2 2 0 .905 6.33 1 4 0 0%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Darren Stumberger 135 1197 116 10 124 .992 9.73
Chan Perry 4 29 5 0 5 1.000 8.50
Greg Thomas 4 19 0 0 3 1.000 4.75
Todd Betts 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marco Scutaro 118 244 339 14 85 .977 4.94
Junior Betances 18 29 44 4 10 .948 4.06
Ricky Gutierrez 10 17 28 1 9 .978 4.50
Bill Selby 1 3 5 0 1 1.000 8.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Betts 58 48 93 4 11 .972 2.43
Junior Betances 43 25 75 5 7 .952 2.33
Russell Branyan 41 24 72 7 7 .932 2.34
Bill Selby 3 4 5 1 1 .900 3.00
Rafael Gross 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Brian Whitlock 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John McDonald 132 242 407 23 91 .966 4.92
Marco Scutaro 7 7 12 1 3 .950 2.71
Junior Betances 6 4 16 1 2 .952 3.33

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mark Budzinski 126 270 6 3 1 .989 2.19
Scott Morgan 110 201 4 5 2 .976 1.86
Dave Roberts 56 124 4 1 0 .992 2.29
Danny Peoples 45 71 2 2 1 .973 1.62
Greg Thomas 37 66 4 0 1 1.000 1.89
Chan Perry 27 37 4 1 1 .976 1.52
Rafael Gross 20 35 1 0 1 1.000 1.80
Bill Selby 15 25 0 0 0 1.000 1.67
Mike Huelsmann 8 11 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Frank Taveras 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.50
Junior Betances 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
Brian Whitlock 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Marc Deschenes 47 2 5 2 1 .778 0.15
Tony Dougherty 43 4 9 2 0 .867 0.30
Ross Atkins 40 7 9 1 0 .941 0.40
Frankie Sanders 29 19 32 1 3 .981 1.76
Jeff Sexton 27 2 10 2 0 .857 0.44
Willie Martinez 26 20 30 5 3 .909 1.92
Jim Brower 23 25 30 1 4 .982 2.39
Lance Calmus 23 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.48
Marcus Moore 23 7 7 2 0 .875 0.61
Jared Camp 18 4 6 1 0 .909 0.56
Jarrod Mays 15 5 5 0 0 1.000 0.67
Huck Flener 12 7 19 0 1 1.000 2.17
Brett Merrick 12 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.33
J.D. Brammer 11 1 1 1 0 .667 0.18
Jake Viano 9 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.11
Sean DePaula 8 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.25
Travis Driskill 5 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.60
Jason Rakers 5 0 4 1 1 .800 0.80
Alberto Garza 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Rheal Cormier 3 1 4 0 0 1.000 1.67
David Riske 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Junior Betances 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Jamie Brown 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Paul Shuey 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Brian Whitlock 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Casey Whitten 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Ross Atkins 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Aug 7, 1973 Greensboro, NC, US
Junior Betances 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 26, 1973 La Vega, La Vega, DO
Todd Betts 25 L R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 24, 1973 East York, ON, CA
J.D. Brammer 23 R R 6' 4.0" 235 Jan 30, 1975 West Logan, WV, US
Russell Branyan 22 L R 6' 4.0" 235 Dec 19, 1975 Warner Robins, GA, US
Jim Brower 25 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Dec 29, 1972 Edina, MN, US
Jamie Brown 21 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 31, 1977 Meridian, MS, US
Mark Budzinski 24 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 26, 1973 Baltimore, MD, US
Lance Calmus 25 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Jan 19, 1973 Tulsa, OK, US
Jared Camp 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 4, 1975 Huntington, WV, US
Rheal Cormier 31 L L 5' 10.0" 185 Apr 23, 1967 Moncton, NB, CA
Sean DePaula 24 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 7, 1973 Newton, MA, US
Marc Deschenes 25 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 6, 1973 Lowell, MA, US
Tony Dougherty 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Apr 12, 1973 Beaver Falls, PA, US
Travis Driskill 26 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 1, 1971 Omaha, NE, US
Huck Flener 29 S L 5' 11.0" 175 Feb 25, 1969 Austin, TX, US
Alberto Garza 21 R R 6' 3.0" 190 May 25, 1977 Toppenish, WA, US
Rafael Gross 23 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Aug 8, 1974 San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO
Ricky Gutierrez 28 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Mar 23, 1970 Chihuahua, Chihuahua, MX
Robin Harriss 26 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Aug 7, 1971 Abilene, TX, US
Heath Hayes 26 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Feb 29, 1972 Roseville, CA, US
Mike Huelsmann 23 S R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 21, 1974 St. Louis, MO, US
Willie Martinez 20 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 4, 1978 Barquisimeto, Lara, VE
Jarrod Mays 23 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 8, 1974 El Dorado Springs, MO, US
John McDonald 23 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Sep 24, 1974 New London, CT, US
Brett Merrick 24 L L 6' 0.0" 180 May 30, 1974 Seattle, WA, US
Marcus Moore 27 S R 6' 5.0" 195 Nov 2, 1970 Oakland, CA, US
Scott Morgan 24 R R 6' 7.0" 230 Jul 19, 1973 Westlake Village, CA, US
Mike Moyle 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 8, 1971 Perth, Western Australia, AU
Danny Peoples 23 R R 6' 1.0" 225 Jan 20, 1975 Round Rock, TX, US
Chan Perry 25 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 13, 1972 Live Oak, FL, US
Jason Rakers 25 R R 6' 2.0" 197 Jun 29, 1973 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Hiram Ramirez 25 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Sep 10, 1972 Brooklyn, NY, US
David Riske 21 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 23, 1976 Renton, WA, US
Dave Roberts 26 L L 5' 10.0" 172 May 31, 1972 Naha, Okinawa, JP
Frankie Sanders 22 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 27, 1975 Sarasota, FL, US
Marco Scutaro 22 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 30, 1975 San Felipe, Yaracuy, VE
Bill Selby 28 L R 5' 9.0" 190 Jun 11, 1970 Monroeville, AL, US
Jeff Sexton 26 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 4, 1971 Westminster, CA, US
Paul Shuey 27 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Sep 16, 1970 Lima, OH, US
Darren Stumberger 25 R R 6' 3.0" 202 Apr 11, 1973 West Nyack, NY, US
Frank Taveras 22 L R 6' 1.0" 202 Sep 6, 1975 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Adam Taylor 24 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 14, 1974 Jackson, MI, US
Greg Thomas 25 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 19, 1972 Miami, FL, US
Jake Viano 24 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Sep 4, 1973 Los Altos, CA, US
Brian Whitlock 23 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Sep 16, 1974 San Francisco, CA, US
Casey Whitten 26 L L 6' 0.0" 180 May 23, 1972 Evansville, IN, US

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