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1996 Sioux Falls Canaries

1996 > Class Independent > 1996 Northern League (West)
Overall: 44-40
Scored 522 runs, Allowed 560 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 39-45

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: John Zizzo
Represented: Sioux Falls, SD
Ballpark: Sioux Falls Stadium (Sioux Falls, SD)
Attendance: 100,958
Other Years: 1995 / 1997

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 Matt Allen 26 42 178 152 25 47 13 0 1 25 2 3 17 21 .309 .385 .414 .800 63 1 3 4 2 1
2 Rob Andrakin 27 31 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Craig Birk* -- 39 138 113 15 32 7 1 4 23 0 1 19 25 .283 .378 .469 .847 53 4 0 3 3 3
4 Paul Carey* 28 27 127 104 24 40 11 1 5 36 1 1 21 14 .385 .480 .654 1.134 68 2 0 0 2 3
5 Benny Castillo 29 55 256 229 43 65 14 1 4 33 1 1 17 45 .284 .345 .406 .751 93 9 6 1 3 1
6 Matt Davis# 28 82 386 317 72 104 20 0 7 64 4 0 58 26 .328 .428 .457 .886 145 3 2 3 6 2
7 Mike Dumas 25 81 382 310 61 83 5 3 1 19 36 14 57 31 .268 .384 .313 .697 97 5 3 10 2 0
8 Chris Evans 24 72 289 263 31 75 18 0 5 38 3 4 20 36 .285 .344 .411 .754 108 1 4 1 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
9 Mike Fontana 26 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Chris Frith-Smith -- 30 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 P.J. Guerrieri -- 40 60 53 10 10 2 0 0 6 0 0 6 11 .189 .271 .226 .498 12 1 0 1 0 0
12 Steve Hosey 27 84 384 325 63 99 26 0 17 69 11 4 49 79 .305 .401 .542 .943 176 6 6 0 4 5
13 Chris Kessick 22 6 11 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 .000 .273 .000 .273 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Eddie Lantigua 22 34 155 146 23 45 10 0 7 34 2 2 4 25 .308 .333 .521 .854 76 2 2 2 1 1
15 Danny Lewis* 28 22 97 81 20 23 5 0 5 16 0 0 13 8 .284 .385 .531 .916 43 1 1 1 1 5
16 Scott Loubier 22 48 176 150 24 31 8 0 4 24 2 2 19 45 .207 .309 .340 .649 51 5 4 1 2 0
17 Raidel Perez 23 73 281 266 30 70 11 1 6 36 2 1 9 47 .263 .284 .380 .664 101 9 0 3 3 0
18 Chris Powell* 27 74 358 266 72 77 17 3 5 28 46 11 65 61 .289 .462 .432 .894 115 4 22 3 2 1 Stats for 3 teams
19 Steve Ruckman -- 19 76 73 6 21 2 0 0 8 1 2 3 8 .288 .316 .315 .631 23 3 0 0 0 0
20 Mark Saugstad 25 49 141 128 13 35 7 0 3 15 0 0 9 27 .273 .326 .398 .725 51 6 2 0 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
21 Mike Seal* 29 52 187 163 22 39 9 0 2 23 1 1 15 20 .239 .317 .331 .648 54 4 5 1 3 1
22 Joaquin Serra 20 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0
23 Mike Shwartzer 22 33 106 94 6 14 2 0 0 7 1 0 9 31 .149 .229 .170 .399 16 1 1 1 1 0 Stats for 2 teams
24 Shane Slayton -- 34 106 96 9 23 2 0 2 10 0 0 8 15 .240 .292 .323 .615 31 4 0 0 2 0
25 Paul Williams 27 8 32 27 3 5 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 12 .185 .290 .296 .587 8 2 2 1 0 0
26 Eric Yelding 31 16 73 68 16 22 2 0 2 6 1 2 4 12 .324 .361 .441 .802 30 0 0 1 0 0
26 Players 25.9 84 3442 2960 522 845 164 8 74 472 90 43 365 499 .285 .369 .421 .790 1247 65 46 35 36 23
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 Rob Andrakin 27 5 5 .500 5.34 30 6 17 0 0 5 60.2 67 45 36 6 42 4 48 4 0 9 291 1.797 9.9 0.9 6.2 7.1 1.14
2 Matt Davis 28 0 0 6.75 2 0 2 0 0 0 1.1 2 4 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 9 3.000 13.5 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
3 John Dickens* 25 1 0 1.000 12.86 7 0 2 0 0 0 7.0 16 13 10 1 7 1 4 1 0 2 45 3.286 20.6 1.3 9.0 5.1 0.57
4 Mike Fontana 26 4 4 .500 5.40 10 10 0 1 1 0 55.0 63 37 33 6 27 0 36 1 0 4 254 1.636 10.3 1.0 4.4 5.9 1.33
5 Chris Frith-Smith -- 1 3 .250 3.25 30 0 9 0 0 2 52.2 58 23 19 4 14 2 13 4 1 1 229 1.367 9.9 0.7 2.4 2.2 0.93
6 Jeff Hrepich 22 0 0 40.50 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 9 9 9 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 19 6.500 40.5 0.0 18.0 4.5 0.25
7 Rich Hyde 27 9 3 .750 2.72 13 13 0 2 0 0 96.0 93 37 29 3 21 0 68 1 0 7 397 1.188 8.7 0.3 2.0 6.4 3.24
8 Cliff Jones* 25 0 0 40.50 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 3 4 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 4.500 40.5 27.0 0.0 0.0
9 Jeff Locklear* 26 2 1 .667 8.20 8 7 1 0 0 1 37.1 56 36 34 6 23 1 17 1 1 1 186 2.116 13.5 1.4 5.5 4.1 0.74
10 Scott Loubier 22 0 0 12.60 2 0 1 0 0 0 5.0 13 8 7 2 1 0 7 0 0 0 31 2.800 23.4 3.6 1.8 12.6 7.00
11 Nick Lovato* 23 1 2 .333 9.87 18 2 3 0 0 0 31.0 50 40 34 2 28 2 18 1 1 4 170 2.516 14.5 0.6 8.1 5.2 0.64
12 Paul Magrini 23 3 4 .429 4.63 23 15 1 0 0 0 101.0 106 63 52 7 67 1 51 2 2 6 468 1.713 9.4 0.6 6.0 4.5 0.76 Stats for 2 teams
13 Brian McRoberts 24 2 6 .250 6.55 34 1 16 0 0 3 57.2 65 49 42 10 31 3 31 4 0 4 270 1.665 10.1 1.6 4.8 4.8 1.00 Stats for 2 teams
14 Jamie Mullikin* 22 2 1 .667 7.36 21 1 6 0 0 0 29.1 44 29 24 4 17 0 17 2 1 3 148 2.080 13.5 1.2 5.2 5.2 1.00
15 Jackie Nickell 26 2 2 .500 3.47 9 7 1 1 0 0 46.2 51 22 18 2 22 1 40 1 1 0 203 1.564 9.8 0.4 4.2 7.7 1.82
16 Chris Pollard -- 0 0 19.29 2 0 2 0 0 0 2.1 6 5 5 0 4 0 2 1 0 0 18 4.286 23.1 0.0 15.4 7.7 0.50
17 Bobby Post 23 10 5 .667 5.67 19 19 0 1 0 0 120.2 148 82 76 22 35 1 54 9 2 1 538 1.517 11.0 1.6 2.6 4.0 1.54
18 Mike Seal* 29 0 1 .000 3.29 7 0 4 0 0 0 13.2 18 8 5 4 8 1 12 1 0 2 69 1.902 11.9 2.6 5.3 7.9 1.50
19 Ryan Sheets -- 0 0 11.25 8 0 4 0 0 1 8.0 14 11 10 2 6 1 6 2 0 0 44 2.500 15.8 2.2 6.8 6.8 1.00
20 Larry Shenk 27 6 6 .500 5.97 28 8 8 0 0 0 66.1 85 53 44 12 19 2 42 4 0 2 306 1.568 11.5 1.6 2.6 5.7 2.21 Stats for 2 teams
21 Chuck Wanke* 25 4 1 .800 3.89 27 1 19 0 0 3 41.2 38 22 18 6 22 0 40 1 1 3 189 1.440 8.2 1.3 4.8 8.6 1.82 Stats for 2 teams
22 Andy Wise 25 0 3 .000 3.45 23 8 6 0 0 1 75.2 84 42 29 12 13 2 48 3 1 3 320 1.282 10.0 1.4 1.5 5.7 3.69 Stats for 2 teams
23 Jamie Ybarra 25 11 3 .786 4.43 22 16 3 1 0 1 109.2 97 61 54 14 58 0 119 11 0 5 477 1.413 8.0 1.1 4.8 9.8 2.05 Stats for 2 teams
23 Players 25.0 44 40 .524 5.62 84 84 79 5 2 15 754.2 917 560 471 95 361 17 462 38 9 47 3519 1.693 10.9 1.1 4.3 5.5 1.28

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
Scott Loubier 43 209 27 6 2 .975 5.49 3 40 15 27%
Mike Shwartzer 30 144 14 5 1 .969 5.27 7 27 9 25% Stats for 2 teams
Matt Allen 29 157 15 4 0 .977 5.93 3 39 10 20%
Shane Slayton 10 57 3 3 0 .952 6.00 2 16 1 6%
Paul Williams 8 45 3 3 1 .941 6.00 2 6 2 25%
Chris Evans 4 9 1 0 0 1.000 2.50 1 2 0 0% Stats for 2 teams
Chris Kessick 4 5 2 1 0 .875 1.75 1 3 1 25%
Eddie Lantigua 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00 0 0 0

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Carey 27 231 19 0 30 1.000 9.26
Craig Birk 25 211 9 3 20 .987 8.80
Shane Slayton 17 106 12 0 7 1.000 6.94
Steve Hosey 16 116 5 3 10 .976 7.56
Mark Saugstad 9 42 4 0 5 1.000 5.11 Stats for 2 teams
Matt Allen 7 52 5 2 2 .966 8.14
Steve Ruckman 2 8 0 0 0 1.000 4.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raidel Perez 51 95 127 8 28 .965 4.35
P.J. Guerrieri 32 43 49 4 17 .958 2.88
Mike Dumas 14 25 26 3 5 .944 3.64
Eric Yelding 14 22 32 3 5 .947 3.86
Joaquin Serra 3 1 3 2 0 .667 1.33

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Dumas 42 37 94 8 11 .942 3.12
Steve Ruckman 18 12 34 2 6 .958 2.56
Eddie Lantigua 17 21 38 4 2 .937 3.47
Mark Saugstad 12 8 14 2 3 .917 1.83 Stats for 2 teams
Chris Evans 11 3 14 5 1 .773 1.55 Stats for 2 teams
Shane Slayton 5 3 6 3 1 .750 1.80
Matt Allen 4 2 6 0 0 1.000 2.00
Raidel Perez 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Eric Yelding 2 0 3 1 0 .750 1.50

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Matt Davis 82 139 240 16 49 .959 4.62
Mike Dumas 5 5 5 2 2 .833 2.00
P.J. Guerrieri 2 1 1 1 0 .667 1.00

LF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Seal 36 0.00
Eddie Lantigua 21 0.00
Steve Hosey 18 0.00
Chris Evans 16 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Dumas 13 0.00
Danny Lewis 2 0.00
Matt Allen 1 0.00
Scott Loubier 1 0.00
Mike Shwartzer 1 0.00 Stats for 2 teams

CF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Powell 60 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Benny Castillo 33 0.00
Mike Dumas 15 0.00
Eric Yelding 2 0.00
Steve Hosey 1 0.00
Mike Seal 1 0.00

RF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Hosey 52 0.00
Chris Evans 39 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Benny Castillo 20 0.00
Chris Powell 13 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Raidel Perez 1 0.00
Mark Saugstad 1 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Seal 1 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Powell 73 190 12 7 3 .967 2.77 Stats for 3 teams
Steve Hosey 70 136 4 7 1 .952 2.00
Chris Evans 54 106 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 Stats for 2 teams
Benny Castillo 53 142 5 1 1 .993 2.77
Mike Seal 38 50 3 0 0 1.000 1.39
Mike Dumas 27 78 2 4 1 .952 2.96
Eddie Lantigua 21 37 1 0 0 1.000 1.81
Danny Lewis 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Eric Yelding 2 10 0 0 0 1.000 5.00
Matt Allen 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Scott Loubier 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Raidel Perez 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Mark Saugstad 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Shwartzer 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brian McRoberts 34 5 10 0 1 1.000 0.44 Stats for 2 teams
Rob Andrakin 30 5 9 3 0 .824 0.47
Chris Frith-Smith 30 2 13 0 1 1.000 0.50
Larry Shenk 28 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.18 Stats for 2 teams
Chuck Wanke 27 1 5 2 0 .750 0.22 Stats for 2 teams
Paul Magrini 23 5 9 1 0 .933 0.61 Stats for 2 teams
Andy Wise 23 8 14 1 3 .957 0.96 Stats for 2 teams
Jamie Ybarra 22 4 10 3 3 .824 0.64 Stats for 2 teams
Jamie Mullikin 21 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.38
Bobby Post 19 8 12 0 0 1.000 1.05
Nick Lovato 18 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.50
Rich Hyde 13 5 11 4 0 .800 1.23
Mike Fontana 10 2 3 2 0 .714 0.50
Jackie Nickell 9 1 8 1 0 .900 1.00
Jeff Locklear 8 1 7 0 2 1.000 1.00
Ryan Sheets 8 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
John Dickens 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.29
Mike Seal 7 0 0 0 0 0.00
Matt Davis 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jeff Hrepich 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Scott Loubier 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Chris Pollard 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Cliff Jones 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Matt Allen 26 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 25, 1969 Queens, NY, US 1996-06-28 1996-08-14
Rob Andrakin 27 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 11, 1969 Santa Clara, CA, US 1996-06-01 1996-09-02
Craig Birk -- L L Unknown 1996-07-05 1996-09-02
Paul Carey 28 L R 6' 4.0" 220 Jan 8, 1968 Boston, MA, US 1996-05-31 1996-07-04
Benny Castillo 29 R R 6' 1.0" 192 Jul 15, 1966 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 1996-06-10 1996-09-02
Matt Davis 28 S R 6' 3.0" 185 May 28, 1968 Chico, CA, US 1996-05-31 1996-09-02
John Dickens 25 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jun 25, 1971 Fort Worth, TX, US 1996-06-01 1996-06-11
Mike Dumas 25 R R 5' 9.0" 163 May 28, 1971 Hattiesburg, MS, US 1996-05-31 1996-09-02
Chris Evans 24 R R 5' 10.0" 200 Dec 19, 1971 Lorain, OH, US 1996-08-07 1996-09-02
Mike Fontana 26 R R 6' 2.0" 202 Jan 4, 1970 Santa Clara, CA, US 1996-06-07 1996-07-26
Chris Frith-Smith -- R R Unknown 1996-06-19 1996-09-02
P.J. Guerrieri -- R R Unknown 1996-06-14 1996-08-25
Steve Hosey 27 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Apr 2, 1969 Oakland, CA, US 1996-05-31 1996-09-02
Jeff Hrepich 22 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Oct 10, 1973 Monterey, CA, US 1996-08-03 1996-08-10
Rich Hyde 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 24, 1968 Champaign, IL, US 1996-07-05 1996-09-01
Cliff Jones 25 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Jul 23, 1970 Oakland, CA, US 1996-07-12 1996-07-12
Chris Kessick 22 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Oct 25, 1973 Charlotte, NC, US 1996-06-05 1996-06-24
Eddie Lantigua 22 R R 6' 0.0" 198 Sep 4, 1973 Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata, DO 1996-05-31 1996-07-08
Danny Lewis 28 L L 6' 1.0" 215 Dec 14, 1967 Oakland, CA, US 1996-08-11 1996-09-02
Jeff Locklear 26 S L 6' 4.0" 210 Feb 6, 1970 Baltimore, MD, US 1996-06-02 1996-07-06
Scott Loubier 22 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Apr 9, 1974 South Portland, ME, US 1996-06-11 1996-08-27
Nick Lovato 23 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 27, 1972 Albuquerque, NM, US 1996-05-31 1996-07-17
Paul Magrini 23 R R 6' 4.0" 212 Mar 27, 1973 Hackensack, NJ, US 1996-06-22 1996-09-02
Brian McRoberts 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 24, 1971 Danville, PA, US 1996-06-05 1996-08-07
Jamie Mullikin 22 R L 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 10, 1974 Houston, TX, US 1996-06-29 1996-09-02
Jackie Nickell 26 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Apr 20, 1970 Stanford, CA, US 1996-07-19 1996-08-30
Raidel Perez 23 R R 6' 0.0" 189 Nov 22, 1972 La Habana, La Habana, CU 1996-05-31 1996-09-02
Chris Pollard -- R R Unknown 1996-07-21 1996-07-26
Bobby Post 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 8, 1973 Long Beach, CA, US 1996-06-01 1996-08-31
Chris Powell 27 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Sep 1, 1968 Newport Beach, CA, US 1996-06-20 1996-08-03
Steve Ruckman -- R R 6' 1.0" 200 Unknown 1996-05-31 1996-06-24
Mark Saugstad 25 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Nov 6, 1970 Anaheim, CA, US 1996-05-31 1996-06-18
Mike Seal 29 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Sep 22, 1966 1996-06-18 1996-09-01
Joaquin Serra 20 R R 5' 9.0" 164 Sep 5, 1975 La Habana, La Habana, CU 1996-06-01 1996-06-07
Ryan Sheets -- R R Unknown 1996-06-12 1996-07-09
Larry Shenk 27 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jun 13, 1969 Hartford, CT, US 1996-08-07 1996-08-31
Mike Shwartzer 22 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Jul 8, 1973 1996-05-31 1996-05-31
Shane Slayton -- R R Unknown 1996-07-15 1996-09-02
Chuck Wanke 25 R L 6' 5.0" 200 Feb 2, 1971 Chehalis, WA, US 1996-05-31 1996-06-10
Paul Williams 27 R R 6' 1.0" 217 Aug 9, 1968 Houston, TX, US 1996-05-31 1996-06-08
Andy Wise 25 S R 6' 0.0" 195 Jun 17, 1971 Long Beach, CA, US 1996-05-31 1996-06-18
Jamie Ybarra 25 R R 6' 0.0" 164 Jun 17, 1971 Merced, CA, US 1996-05-31 1996-06-19
Eric Yelding 31 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Feb 22, 1965 Montrose, AL, US 1996-07-21 1996-08-07

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