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2001 Kane County Cougars

2001 > Class A > 2001 Midwest League (West)
Overall: 88-50
Scored 767 runs, Allowed 619 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 82-56

Affiliation: Florida Marlins-NL
Manager: Russ Morman
Represented: Geneva, IL
Ballpark: Philip B. Elfstrom Stadium (Geneva, IL)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 2000 / 2002

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 Chip Ambres 21 96 449 377 79 100 26 8 5 41 19 15 53 81 .265 .369 .416 .786 157 7 11 5 3 0
2 Dennis Anderson# 23 78 298 242 43 57 14 2 6 35 2 3 37 45 .236 .365 .384 .749 93 6 14 2 3 0
3 Miguel Cabrera 18 110 465 422 61 113 19 4 7 66 3 0 37 76 .268 .328 .382 .709 161 10 2 1 3 2
4 Matt DeMarco* 21 77 256 222 25 56 6 2 0 22 9 2 20 31 .252 .317 .297 .615 66 5 4 4 6 0
5 Matt Easterday 22 72 236 195 42 51 7 2 2 16 10 3 33 37 .262 .374 .349 .723 68 6 4 1 3 0
6 Frank Ferrand* 28 85 322 297 43 86 20 2 6 45 3 1 17 49 .290 .331 .431 .762 128 1 3 2 3 2
7 Adrian Gonzalez* 19 127 584 516 86 161 37 1 17 103 5 5 57 83 .312 .382 .486 .868 251 17 5 0 6 6
8 Scott Hicks* 21 1 3 3 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .667 .667 1.000 1.667 3 0 0 0 0 0
9 Willy Hill* 24 6 21 21 3 7 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 .333 .333 .381 .714 8 1 0 0 0 0
10 Kevin Hooper 24 17 77 65 11 19 2 0 0 4 3 1 11 13 .292 .390 .323 .713 21 0 0 0 1 0
11 Jim Kavourias 21 120 524 460 77 120 30 4 23 88 11 3 48 126 .261 .340 .493 .833 227 10 10 0 6 1
12 Heath Kelly 25 11 35 34 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 10 .176 .200 .176 .376 6 0 0 0 0 0
13 Pat Magness* 23 68 285 227 25 58 14 0 6 39 2 1 53 41 .256 .400 .396 .796 90 6 3 0 2 1
14 Matt Postell* 24 34 107 95 16 27 6 0 3 6 2 2 11 36 .284 .364 .442 .807 42 1 1 0 0 0
15 Will Smith* 19 125 577 535 92 150 26 2 16 91 4 5 32 74 .280 .324 .426 .750 228 12 5 0 5 2
16 Matt Treanor 25 1 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
17 Josh Willingham 22 97 390 320 57 83 20 2 7 36 24 2 53 85 .259 .382 .400 .782 128 7 13 0 4 0
18 Josh Wilson 20 123 546 506 65 144 28 5 4 61 17 11 28 60 .285 .325 .383 .708 194 11 4 4 4 0
19 Dominic Woody 22 66 257 227 38 54 11 3 6 33 6 2 21 47 .238 .319 .392 .711 89 5 7 0 2 0
20 Hunter Wyant 22 7 14 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 1 0 0
21 Winton Zapey 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0
21 Players 21.2 138 5451 4779 767 1295 268 37 108 690 120 59 515 899 .271 .349 .410 .759 1961 106 86 20 51 14
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 H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1 Denny Bautista 18 3 1 .750 4.35 8 7 0 0 0 0 39.1 43 21 19 2 14 0 20 2 2 4 172 1.449 9.8 0.5 3.2 4.6 1.43
2 Terry Byron 22 1 2 .333 7.90 4 2 0 0 0 0 13.2 12 13 12 0 7 0 11 1 0 4 61 1.390 7.9 0.0 4.6 7.2 1.57
3 Ramon Castillo 22 11 2 .846 3.80 28 28 0 0 0 0 158.2 178 79 67 19 31 1 108 12 1 11 688 1.317 10.1 1.1 1.8 6.1 3.48
4 Manuel Esquivia 21 8 7 .533 5.13 24 18 1 0 0 1 105.1 92 66 60 7 51 0 82 5 2 15 462 1.358 7.9 0.6 4.4 7.0 1.61
5 Mike Flannery 21 3 4 .429 4.79 53 0 33 0 0 16 56.1 58 35 30 5 31 0 47 3 1 5 260 1.580 9.3 0.8 5.0 7.5 1.52
6 Rolando Geigel 21 3 3 .500 4.06 30 1 6 0 0 0 44.1 39 22 20 1 28 1 19 10 0 7 199 1.511 7.9 0.2 5.7 3.9 0.68
7 Kevin Halamicek 23 0 3 .000 4.70 20 0 9 0 0 0 30.2 31 17 16 3 13 0 17 4 0 5 137 1.435 9.1 0.9 3.8 5.0 1.31
8 Brad Haynes 19 7 3 .700 3.81 17 17 0 0 0 0 89.2 86 50 38 4 39 0 73 11 1 6 402 1.394 8.6 0.4 3.9 7.3 1.87
9 Rob Henkel* 22 0 0 4.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 6 3 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 1 20 1.750 13.5 0.0 2.2 4.5 2.00
10 Hansel Izquierdo 24 7 1 .875 1.32 24 2 5 0 0 2 47.2 27 8 7 1 13 0 42 3 2 1 181 0.839 5.1 0.2 2.5 7.9 3.23
11 Chris Key* 23 7 0 1.000 2.35 54 1 13 0 0 3 92.0 89 30 24 6 10 1 71 2 0 7 369 1.076 8.7 0.6 1.0 6.9 7.10
12 Eudy Lajara* 24 5 2 .714 4.44 36 0 10 0 0 0 48.2 44 29 24 5 21 0 48 5 0 6 210 1.336 8.1 0.9 3.9 8.9 2.29
13 Gustavo Lopez 25 6 4 .600 3.58 17 17 0 0 0 0 93.0 89 42 37 2 27 0 63 2 0 11 392 1.247 8.6 0.2 2.6 6.1 2.33
14 Mike McNutt 21 9 5 .643 3.94 28 25 1 1 0 1 146.1 152 72 64 14 20 0 107 6 3 13 602 1.175 9.3 0.9 1.2 6.6 5.35
15 Randy Messenger 19 2 1 .667 3.93 14 0 7 0 0 0 18.1 22 13 8 0 5 0 14 2 0 0 85 1.473 10.8 0.0 2.5 6.9 2.80
16 Vladimir Nunez 26 0 0 9.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 3.000 27.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
17 Marc Sauer 21 2 2 .500 4.20 9 5 0 0 0 0 30.0 30 15 14 2 1 0 13 5 0 1 123 1.033 9.0 0.6 0.3 3.9 13.00
18 Steve Sawyer 22 10 2 .833 4.20 55 0 25 0 0 7 70.2 78 39 33 5 27 0 37 4 2 10 316 1.486 9.9 0.6 3.4 4.7 1.37
19 John Skinner 24 1 4 .200 3.00 25 0 5 0 0 0 36.0 36 16 12 1 8 1 26 1 0 3 151 1.222 9.0 0.2 2.0 6.5 3.25
20 Brandon Sloan 23 3 4 .429 3.36 41 13 22 0 0 9 107.0 108 48 40 4 26 0 65 6 0 2 435 1.252 9.1 0.3 2.2 5.5 2.50
20 Players 22.0 88 50 .638 3.86 138 138 137 1 4 39 1232.2 1223 619 528 81 373 4 865 84 15 112 5270 1.295 8.9 0.6 2.7 6.3 2.32

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
Dennis Anderson 78 482 69 7 5 .987 7.06 12 71 41 37%
Dominic Woody 51 288 41 4 1 .988 6.45 14 64 6 9%
Matt Postell 18 97 17 4 1 .966 6.33 2 20 5 20%
Matt Treanor 1 11 0 0 0 1.000 11.00 0 1 0 0%

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adrian Gonzalez 116 1091 85 14 92 .988 10.14
Pat Magness 14 124 7 1 10 .992 9.36
Matt Postell 7 44 2 0 3 1.000 6.57
Matt DeMarco 4 29 2 0 2 1.000 7.75
Dominic Woody 1 9 0 0 2 1.000 9.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Josh Wilson 67 143 173 8 42 .975 4.72
Matt Easterday 33 65 80 6 17 .960 4.39
Matt DeMarco 27 34 66 0 15 1.000 3.70
Kevin Hooper 17 38 52 4 7 .957 5.29
Heath Kelly 5 12 21 0 4 1.000 6.60
Hunter Wyant 3 4 4 1 1 .889 2.67
Josh Willingham 2 3 2 0 0 1.000 2.50

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Josh Willingham 87 61 184 14 16 .946 2.82
Matt DeMarco 37 27 71 11 9 .899 2.65
Josh Wilson 11 7 24 4 1 .886 2.82
Miguel Cabrera 8 7 12 0 2 1.000 2.38
Heath Kelly 4 8 5 0 1 1.000 3.25
Hunter Wyant 3 0 5 1 0 .833 1.67
Matt Postell 2 0 2 1 0 .667 1.00
Matt Easterday 1 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Miguel Cabrera 98 147 267 32 50 .928 4.22
Josh Wilson 52 88 145 18 32 .928 4.48
Matt DeMarco 2 1 4 1 0 .833 2.50
Heath Kelly 1 3 1 0 0 1.000 4.00

LF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Will Smith 117 0.00
Frank Ferrand 15 0.00
Matt Easterday 11 0.00
Josh Willingham 1 0.00

CF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chip Ambres 91 0.00
Frank Ferrand 40 0.00
Matt Easterday 15 0.00
Willy Hill 2 0.00

RF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Kavourias 106 0.00
Frank Ferrand 22 0.00
Matt Easterday 7 0.00
Josh Willingham 3 0.00
Matt DeMarco 2 0.00
Willy Hill 2 0.00
Pat Magness 2 0.00
Scott Hicks 1 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Will Smith 117 182 10 2 0 .990 1.64
Jim Kavourias 106 193 10 3 1 .985 1.92
Chip Ambres 91 212 5 5 3 .977 2.38
Frank Ferrand 75 152 7 4 0 .975 2.12
Matt Easterday 32 55 1 3 0 .949 1.75
Willy Hill 4 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Josh Willingham 4 5 1 1 0 .857 1.50
Matt DeMarco 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.50
Pat Magness 2 3 0 1 0 .750 1.50
Scott Hicks 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Sawyer 55 3 8 0 0 1.000 0.20
Chris Key 54 5 17 2 1 .917 0.41
Mike Flannery 53 2 6 1 0 .889 0.15
Brandon Sloan 41 5 10 1 1 .938 0.37
Eudy Lajara 36 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.17
Rolando Geigel 30 3 4 1 1 .875 0.23
Ramon Castillo 28 5 17 2 0 .917 0.79
Mike McNutt 28 7 22 3 2 .906 1.04
John Skinner 25 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.24
Manuel Esquivia 24 5 11 3 0 .842 0.67
Hansel Izquierdo 24 2 4 2 0 .750 0.25
Kevin Halamicek 20 3 6 0 0 1.000 0.45
Brad Haynes 17 5 10 4 0 .789 0.88
Gustavo Lopez 17 4 9 1 0 .929 0.76
Randy Messenger 14 1 9 2 0 .833 0.71
Marc Sauer 9 1 9 1 1 .909 1.11
Denny Bautista 8 4 2 0 0 1.000 0.75
Terry Byron 4 0 3 1 0 .750 0.75
Rob Henkel 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Vladimir Nunez 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chip Ambres 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 19, 1979 Beaumont, TX, US
Dennis Anderson 23 S R 6' 0.0" 210 Feb 1, 1978 Tucson, AZ, US
Denny Bautista 18 R R 6' 5.0" 190 Oct 23, 1982 Sanchez, Samana, DO
Terry Byron 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Mar 28, 1979 St. Croix, VI
Miguel Cabrera 18 R R 6' 4.0" 240 Apr 18, 1983 Maracay, Aragua, VE
Ramon Castillo 22 R R 6' 1.0" 155 Dec 24, 1978 La Vega, La Vega, DO
Matt DeMarco 21 L R 6' 0.0" 172 Jan 24, 1980 Woodbury, NJ, US
Matt Easterday 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 3, 1979 Conyers, GA, US
Manuel Esquivia 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 May 30, 1980 Cartagena, Bolivar, CO
Frank Ferrand 28 L L 5' 10.0" 170 May 20, 1973 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Mike Flannery 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 20, 1979 Philadelphia, PA, US
Rolando Geigel 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 18, 1979 Rio Piedras, PR
Adrian Gonzalez 19 L L 6' 2.0" 225 May 8, 1982 San Diego, CA, US
Kevin Halamicek 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 23, 1977 Westlake Village, CA, US
Brad Haynes 19 R R 6' 5.0" 185 Sep 29, 1981 Glasgow, KY, US
Rob Henkel 22 R L 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 3, 1978 La Mesa, CA, US
Scott Hicks 21 L R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 6, 1980 Winter Park, FL, US
Willy Hill 24 L R 5' 9.0" 160 Sep 21, 1976 Los Angeles, CA, US
Kevin Hooper 24 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 7, 1976 Lawrence, KS, US
Hansel Izquierdo 24 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jan 2, 1977 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Jim Kavourias 21 R R 6' 4.0" 230 Oct 4, 1979 Brooklyn, OH, US
Heath Kelly 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 16, 1976 Pensacola, FL, US
Chris Key 23 R L 6' 3.0" 210 Oct 30, 1977 Reno, NV, US
Eudy Lajara 24 L L 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 15, 1976 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Gustavo Lopez 25 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Aug 12, 1975 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Pat Magness 23 L R 6' 3.0" 245 Jan 19, 1978 Kansas City, MO, US
Mike McNutt 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 18, 1979 Rochester, NY, US
Randy Messenger 19 R R 6' 6.0" 260 Aug 13, 1981 Reno, NV, US
Vladimir Nunez 26 R R 6' 5.0" 235 Mar 15, 1975 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Matt Postell 24 L R 6' 4.0" 180 Jan 10, 1977 Gastonia, NC, US
Marc Sauer 21 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 30, 1980 Woodbury, NJ, US
Steve Sawyer 22 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 31, 1978 Fayette, AL, US
John Skinner 24 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jun 15, 1977 Hayward, CA, US
Brandon Sloan 23 S R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 26, 1977 Wichita, KS, US
Will Smith 19 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 23, 1981 Alexandria, LA, US
Matt Treanor 25 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Mar 3, 1976 Garden Grove, CA, US
Josh Willingham 22 R R 6' 2.0" 230 Feb 17, 1979 Florence, AL, US
Josh Wilson 20 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Mar 26, 1981 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Dominic Woody 22 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 17, 1978 Spokane, WA, US
Hunter Wyant 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 4, 1978 Charlottesville, VA, US
Winton Zapey 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Mar 21, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO

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