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1997 New Britain Rock Cats

1997 > Class AA > 1997 Eastern League (North)
Overall: 70-72
Scored 670 runs, Allowed 666 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-71

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Al Newman
Represented: New Britain, CT
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Chad Allen 22 30 126 115 20 29 9 1 4 18 2 0 9 21 .252 .304 .452 .756 52 3 0 1 1 0
2 Rafael Alvarez* 20 16 54 47 5 12 0 0 2 7 1 4 5 9 .255 .340 .383 .723 18 0 1 1 0 0
3 Armann Brown 24 14 55 46 4 7 3 0 0 1 1 2 9 13 .152 .291 .217 .508 10 0 0 0 0 0
4 Jeff Ferguson 24 36 150 135 19 33 4 0 1 21 1 1 12 31 .244 .309 .296 .605 40 2 1 1 1 0
5 Troy Fortin 22 12 55 47 11 11 2 0 0 4 0 0 3 7 .234 .333 .277 .610 13 1 4 1 0 0
6 Joe Fraser 22 79 278 238 33 57 11 1 1 16 11 6 29 50 .239 .322 .307 .629 73 3 1 8 2 0
7 Shane Gunderson 23 33 141 117 17 30 7 3 2 10 7 2 19 31 .256 .365 .419 .784 49 1 1 4 0 0
8 Jeff Horn 26 56 214 184 17 47 10 0 4 26 2 4 19 24 .255 .344 .375 .719 69 7 7 2 2 0
9 Torii Hunter 21 127 528 471 57 109 22 2 8 56 8 8 47 94 .231 .305 .338 .642 159 6 3 6 1 1
10 J.J. Johnson 23 103 407 356 60 84 11 3 3 42 13 1 38 94 .236 .312 .309 .621 110 6 4 3 6 1
11 Corey Koskie* 24 131 536 437 88 125 26 6 23 79 9 5 90 106 .286 .414 .531 .945 232 13 7 0 2 10
12 Ryan Lane 22 128 503 444 63 115 26 2 5 56 18 7 43 79 .259 .321 .360 .682 160 5 1 8 7 0
13 Keith Legree* 25 113 407 343 46 83 19 2 9 58 10 4 56 70 .242 .350 .388 .738 133 15 3 1 4 5
14 Doug Mientkiewicz* 23 132 579 467 87 119 28 2 15 61 21 8 98 67 .255 .390 .420 .810 196 8 7 5 2 2
15 Mike Moriarty 23 135 492 421 60 93 22 5 6 48 12 5 53 68 .221 .309 .340 .649 143 10 3 10 5 1
16 David Ortiz* 21 69 285 258 40 83 22 2 14 56 2 6 21 78 .322 .379 .585 .964 151 6 4 0 2 1
17 Jon Schaeffer 21 10 31 29 1 6 2 0 0 4 1 1 2 7 .207 .258 .276 .534 8 1 0 0 0 0
18 Jeff Smith* 23 5 20 18 1 4 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 4 .222 .300 .278 .578 5 0 0 0 0 0
19 Javier Valentin# 21 102 409 370 41 90 17 0 8 50 2 3 30 61 .243 .297 .354 .651 131 5 1 2 6 1
19 Players 22.7 142 5270 4543 670 1137 242 29 105 616 121 67 585 914 .250 .339 .386 .725 1752 92 48 53 41 22
* - 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 Travis Baptist* 25 5 6 .455 3.41 36 3 7 0 0 0 60.2 49 27 23 6 26 2 50 2 0 4 247 1.236 7.3 0.9 3.9 7.4 1.92
2 Marc Barcelo 25 0 1 .000 8.61 7 4 1 0 0 1 23.0 27 22 22 2 28 0 9 1 0 4 118 2.391 10.6 0.8 11.0 3.5 0.32
3 Jason Bell 22 11 9 .550 3.39 28 28 0 3 1 0 164.2 163 71 62 19 64 0 142 5 2 13 700 1.379 8.9 1.0 3.5 7.8 2.22
4 Shane Bowers 25 7 2 .778 3.41 14 13 0 1 1 0 71.1 65 29 27 6 22 0 59 4 0 2 299 1.220 8.2 0.8 2.8 7.4 2.68
5 Troy Carrasco* 22 4 4 .500 4.96 31 3 16 0 0 1 65.1 69 53 36 11 44 4 46 2 1 4 305 1.730 9.5 1.5 6.1 6.3 1.05
6 Trevor Cobb* 23 6 4 .600 3.43 19 13 1 3 0 1 94.1 77 41 36 6 39 0 68 4 0 12 386 1.230 7.3 0.6 3.7 6.5 1.74
7 Chris Cumberland* 24 12 10 .545 3.99 26 26 0 3 1 0 160.1 193 102 71 12 61 1 83 5 4 12 708 1.584 10.8 0.7 3.4 4.7 1.36 Stats for 2 teams
8 Gus Gandarillas 25 2 4 .333 4.70 17 7 2 1 0 0 61.1 67 34 32 6 15 0 29 3 0 5 253 1.337 9.8 0.9 2.2 4.3 1.93
9 Tom Gourdin 24 2 2 .500 5.31 49 0 40 0 0 15 61.0 62 36 36 8 29 0 32 3 0 16 271 1.492 9.1 1.2 4.3 4.7 1.10
10 Jeff Harris 22 2 1 .667 2.34 28 0 14 0 0 3 42.1 30 15 11 2 16 0 44 3 0 3 175 1.087 6.4 0.4 3.4 9.4 2.75
11 Kevin Legault 26 5 1 .833 4.50 40 1 13 0 0 3 70.0 74 37 35 6 26 3 40 3 0 4 305 1.429 9.5 0.8 3.3 5.1 1.54
12 Keith Linebarger 26 0 1 .000 7.20 1 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 5 4 4 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 24 1.600 9.0 0.0 5.4 1.8 0.33
13 Alan Mahaffey* 23 1 2 .333 3.57 13 1 5 0 0 1 22.2 19 11 9 2 10 0 29 0 0 4 98 1.279 7.5 0.8 4.0 11.5 2.90
14 Paul Morse 24 3 11 .214 5.98 37 17 9 0 0 1 111.1 124 91 74 16 70 2 75 6 0 11 508 1.743 10.0 1.3 5.7 6.1 1.07
15 Tom Mott 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1.500 13.5 0.0 0.0 0.0
16 David Perez 29 0 1 .000 6.75 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 3 3 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 17 1.500 11.2 0.0 2.2 6.8 3.00
17 Dan Perkins 22 7 10 .412 4.91 24 24 0 2 0 0 144.2 158 94 79 17 53 1 114 11 0 10 644 1.459 9.8 1.1 3.3 7.1 2.15
18 Fred Rath 24 3 3 .500 2.68 33 0 23 0 0 12 50.1 43 17 15 1 13 0 33 1 0 3 200 1.113 7.7 0.2 2.3 5.9 2.54
19 Will Rushing* 24 1 2 .333 3.97 3 2 0 0 0 0 11.1 14 5 5 0 3 0 9 0 1 0 50 1.500 11.1 0.0 2.4 7.1 3.00
20 Benj Sampson* 22 10 6 .625 4.19 25 20 1 0 0 0 118.0 112 56 55 12 49 1 92 1 2 4 498 1.364 8.5 0.9 3.7 7.0 1.88
21 Hector Trinidad 23 0 2 .000 6.33 6 3 0 0 0 0 21.1 26 18 15 5 8 0 11 1 0 1 95 1.594 11.0 2.1 3.4 4.6 1.38
21 Players 23.6 70 72 .493 4.32 142 142 132 10 6 38 1209.2 1196 666 581 125 521 13 888 50 6 102 5220 1.419 8.9 0.9 3.9 6.6 1.70
* - 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
Javier Valentin 85 513 65 5 8 .991 6.80 12 42 31 42%
Jeff Horn 43 239 38 1 1 .996 6.44 10 15 21 58%
Jon Schaeffer 10 57 10 1 0 .985 6.70 1 6 5 45%
Troy Fortin 8 50 13 0 2 1.000 7.88 2 13 5 28%
Jeff Smith 5 42 1 2 0 .956 8.60 0 3 1 25%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Mientkiewicz 106 963 59 5 98 .995 9.64
David Ortiz 33 268 16 3 32 .990 8.61
Troy Fortin 2 17 0 0 2 1.000 8.50
Jeff Horn 2 13 2 1 3 .938 7.50
Joe Fraser 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ryan Lane 126 245 372 16 94 .975 4.90
Joe Fraser 14 33 26 3 13 .952 4.21
Jeff Ferguson 8 6 15 3 1 .875 2.63

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Corey Koskie 125 72 234 22 14 .933 2.45
Joe Fraser 16 12 21 3 4 .917 2.06
Jeff Ferguson 5 3 3 0 0 1.000 1.20
Javier Valentin 1 3 0 1 0 .750 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Moriarty 135 210 475 19 114 .973 5.07
Joe Fraser 6 7 8 0 0 1.000 2.50
Jeff Ferguson 3 7 3 2 0 .833 3.33
Ryan Lane 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
J.J. Johnson 56 0.00
Chad Allen 28 0.00
Joe Fraser 23 0.00
Doug Mientkiewicz 16 0.00
Shane Gunderson 15 0.00
Armann Brown 10 0.00
Keith Legree 5 0.00
Rafael Alvarez 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Torii Hunter 117 0.00
Rafael Alvarez 16 0.00
J.J. Johnson 11 0.00
Shane Gunderson 5 0.00
Armann Brown 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Keith Legree 92 0.00
J.J. Johnson 34 0.00
Shane Gunderson 15 0.00
Torii Hunter 9 0.00
Chad Allen 2 0.00
Armann Brown 2 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Torii Hunter 124 252 7 7 4 .974 2.09
Keith Legree 97 176 8 7 1 .963 1.90
J.J. Johnson 94 168 5 4 2 .977 1.84
Shane Gunderson 33 63 2 1 1 .985 1.97
Chad Allen 29 35 1 1 0 .973 1.24
Joe Fraser 23 21 0 1 0 .955 0.91
Rafael Alvarez 16 29 2 0 0 1.000 1.94
Doug Mientkiewicz 16 26 4 0 1 1.000 1.88
Armann Brown 13 17 0 1 0 .944 1.31

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Gourdin 49 4 12 1 1 .941 0.33
Kevin Legault 40 5 14 0 0 1.000 0.48
Paul Morse 37 8 13 0 3 1.000 0.57
Travis Baptist 36 6 19 1 3 .962 0.69
Fred Rath 33 5 7 0 0 1.000 0.36
Troy Carrasco 31 1 10 3 2 .786 0.35
Jason Bell 28 6 19 0 2 1.000 0.89
Jeff Harris 28 5 9 0 0 1.000 0.50
Chris Cumberland 26 12 35 8 4 .855 1.81 Stats for 2 teams
Benj Sampson 25 3 9 1 2 .923 0.48
Dan Perkins 24 11 30 4 1 .911 1.71
Trevor Cobb 19 9 9 1 0 .947 0.95
Gus Gandarillas 17 7 15 1 1 .957 1.29
Shane Bowers 14 6 8 1 0 .933 1.00
Alan Mahaffey 13 0 1 1 0 .500 0.08
Marc Barcelo 7 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.29
Hector Trinidad 6 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.50
Will Rushing 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Keith Linebarger 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
Tom Mott 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
David Perez 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chad Allen 22 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 6, 1975 Dallas, TX, US
Rafael Alvarez 20 L L 6' 0.0" 220 Jan 22, 1977 Valencia, Carabobo, VE
Travis Baptist 25 L L 6' 0.0" 195 Dec 30, 1971 Forest Grove, OR, US
Marc Barcelo 25 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jan 10, 1972 Van Nuys, CA, US
Jason Bell 22 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Sep 30, 1974 Ocala, FL, US
Shane Bowers 25 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 27, 1971 Glendora, CA, US
Armann Brown 24 R R 6' 1.0" 163 Sep 10, 1972 Austin, TX, US
Troy Carrasco 22 S L 5' 11.0" 177 Jan 27, 1975 Tampa, FL, US
Trevor Cobb 23 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 13, 1973 Everett, WA, US
Chris Cumberland 24 R L 6' 1.0" 189 Jan 15, 1973 Clearwater, FL, US
Jeff Ferguson 24 R R 5' 10.0" 184 Jun 18, 1973 Los Angeles, CA, US
Troy Fortin 22 R R 5' 11.0" 209 Feb 24, 1975 Winnipeg, MB, CA
Joe Fraser 22 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Aug 23, 1974 Long Beach, CA, US
Gus Gandarillas 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jul 19, 1971 Coral Gables, FL, US
Tom Gourdin 24 R R 6' 3.0" 220 May 24, 1973 Price, UT, US
Shane Gunderson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 16, 1973 Faribault, MN, US
Jeff Harris 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 4, 1974 Alameda, CA, US
Jeff Horn 26 R R 6' 1.0" 213 Aug 23, 1970 Baltimore, MD, US
Torii Hunter 21 R R 6' 2.0" 225 Jul 18, 1975 Pine Bluff, AR, US
J.J. Johnson 23 R R 6' 0.0" 204 Aug 31, 1973 Sharon, CT, US
Corey Koskie 24 L R 6' 3.0" 215 Jun 28, 1973 Anola, MB, CA
Ryan Lane 22 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 6, 1974 Bellefontaine, OH, US
Kevin Legault 26 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Mar 5, 1971 Troy, NY, US
Keith Legree 25 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Dec 26, 1971 Statesboro, GA, US
Keith Linebarger 26 R R 6' 6.0" 220 May 11, 1971 Fort Belvoir, VA, US
Alan Mahaffey 23 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 2, 1974 Altus, OK, US
Doug Mientkiewicz 23 L R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 19, 1974 Toledo, OH, US
Mike Moriarty 23 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Mar 8, 1974 Camden, NJ, US
Paul Morse 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Feb 27, 1973 Mount Vernon, OH, US
Tom Mott 23 R R 6' 3.0" 217 Oct 9, 1973 San Luis Obispo, CA, US
David Ortiz 21 L L 6' 4.0" 230 Nov 18, 1975 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
David Perez 29 R R 5' 11.0" 170 May 23, 1968 San Antonio, TX, US
Dan Perkins 22 R R 6' 2.0" 193 Mar 15, 1975 Miami, FL, US
Fred Rath 24 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jan 5, 1973 Dallas, TX, US
Will Rushing 24 L L 6' 3.0" 193 Nov 8, 1972 Statesboro, GA, US
Benj Sampson 22 R L 6' 2.0" 210 Apr 27, 1975 Des Moines, IA, US
Jon Schaeffer 21 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Jan 20, 1976 Tarzana, CA, US
Jeff Smith 23 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 17, 1974 Akron, OH, US
Hector Trinidad 23 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 8, 1973 Los Angeles, CA, US
Javier Valentin 21 S R 5' 10.0" 198 Sep 19, 1975 Manati, PR

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