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2008 Birmingham Barons

2008 > Class AA > 2008 Southern League (South)
Overall: 74-63
Scored 602 runs, Allowed 570 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 72-65

Affiliation: Chicago White Sox-AL-working agrmnt
Manager: Carlos Subero
Represented: Birmingham, AL
Ballpark: Rickwood Field (Birmingham, AL) and Hoover Metropolitan Stadium (Hoover, AL)
Attendance: 302,979
Other Years: 2007 / 2009

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 Brandon Allen* 22 41 173 153 30 42 6 2 14 31 3 1 19 41 .275 .358 .614 .973 94 1 1 0 0 0
2 Cole Armstrong* 24 64 234 218 27 55 17 0 6 31 0 1 10 31 .252 .293 .413 .706 90 3 3 2 1 1
3 Javier Castillo 24 102 435 388 60 112 20 9 8 58 3 0 42 85 .289 .354 .448 .802 174 12 0 0 5 1
4 Javier Colina 29 27 110 102 11 22 5 1 3 14 2 0 7 14 .216 .273 .373 .645 38 3 1 0 0 1
5 Tom Collaro 25 61 195 173 18 35 11 1 3 27 0 0 14 55 .202 .262 .329 .591 57 3 2 0 6 1 Stats for 2 teams
6 David Cook 26 63 274 208 44 65 15 2 12 30 8 7 62 47 .313 .467 .577 1.044 120 6 1 0 3 3
7 Lee Cruz 25 54 214 197 25 54 13 1 10 27 0 3 12 40 .274 .327 .503 .830 99 2 4 0 1 0
8 Stefan Gartrell 24 122 466 409 54 104 22 2 14 52 7 1 45 106 .254 .334 .421 .755 172 4 6 2 4 2
9 Noah Hall 31 41 155 127 15 32 11 0 1 19 3 2 21 15 .252 .371 .362 .733 46 4 3 4 0 2 Stats for 2 teams
10 Eric Hollis 25 32 97 94 13 20 1 0 0 5 0 2 3 16 .213 .237 .223 .461 21 2 0 0 0 0
11 Robbie Hudson 24 93 348 320 28 80 18 0 1 28 10 6 18 55 .250 .292 .316 .608 101 5 1 9 0 0
12 C.J. Lang 24 28 97 79 17 19 4 0 1 10 1 1 13 7 .241 .354 .329 .683 26 2 2 1 2 0
13 Victor Mercedes# 29 104 444 416 57 113 29 3 12 59 11 10 16 75 .272 .302 .442 .744 184 10 3 7 2 1
14 Ricardo Nanita* 27 111 464 412 52 118 22 2 9 51 14 9 37 56 .286 .351 .415 .766 171 13 5 8 2 0
15 Miguel Negron* 25 126 551 479 72 143 17 5 7 57 25 16 63 60 .299 .381 .399 .780 191 8 2 5 2 3
16 Joe Persichina* 23 7 21 21 2 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .286 .286 .381 .667 8 0 0 0 0 0
17 Jared Price 26 37 130 112 11 22 0 0 5 7 0 0 12 40 .196 .297 .330 .627 37 1 4 2 0 1
18 Erick San Pedro 24 28 88 81 7 16 4 0 0 5 0 0 6 31 .198 .253 .247 .500 20 1 0 1 0 0
19 Micah Schnurstein 23 86 322 293 38 64 11 1 4 20 8 1 20 53 .218 .277 .304 .581 89 4 5 1 3 1
20 Freddie Thon* 24 8 30 28 1 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 2 .107 .167 .179 .345 5 2 0 0 0 0
21 Robert Valido 23 112 413 383 36 85 9 6 3 27 18 10 20 80 .222 .267 .300 .567 115 6 4 5 1 1
21 Players 25.1 137 5105 4562 602 1182 230 34 110 540 111 69 427 869 .259 .327 .397 .724 1810 89 45 45 26 18
* - 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 Shaun Babula* 31 2 0 1.000 5.29 22 0 10 0 0 0 34.0 40 22 20 2 13 1 24 3 2 1 157 1.559 10.6 0.5 3.4 6.4 1.85
2 Justin Cassel 23 10 4 .714 3.11 28 28 0 0 0 0 165.0 171 76 57 7 57 0 104 10 0 16 706 1.382 9.3 0.4 3.1 5.7 1.82
3 Dewon Day 27 1 6 .143 6.61 14 13 0 0 0 0 47.2 51 37 35 3 28 0 35 1 0 0 215 1.657 9.6 0.6 5.3 6.6 1.25
4 Jack Egbert 25 0 0 2.25 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 5 1 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 17 1.500 11.2 0.0 2.2 9.0 4.00
5 Lucas Harrell 23 3 3 .500 3.46 11 10 0 0 0 0 54.2 56 30 21 3 19 0 34 2 0 3 231 1.372 9.2 0.5 3.1 5.6 1.79
6 Fernando Hernandez 23 6 5 .545 4.66 41 0 12 0 0 0 58.0 60 32 30 2 29 1 47 4 0 1 260 1.534 9.3 0.3 4.5 7.3 1.62
7 Eric Hollis 25 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 2.000 18.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
8 Bobby Jenks 27 0 0 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 27.0
9 Jon Link 24 5 4 .556 3.02 56 0 49 0 0 35 56.2 48 21 19 3 27 3 66 2 1 1 249 1.324 7.6 0.5 4.3 10.5 2.44
10 Esteban Loaiza 36 0 0 0.00 3 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 21 0.667 4.5 0.0 1.5 4.5 3.00
11 John Lujan 24 3 2 .600 3.43 50 0 22 0 0 4 76.0 64 29 29 6 39 2 51 2 0 1 323 1.355 7.6 0.7 4.6 6.0 1.31
12 Kyle McCulloch 23 8 11 .421 4.65 28 27 0 0 0 0 156.2 188 91 81 9 60 0 85 4 0 4 695 1.583 10.8 0.5 3.4 4.9 1.42
13 Ryan O'Malley* 28 4 3 .571 5.32 20 6 3 0 0 0 64.1 100 43 38 3 16 0 46 3 0 0 297 1.803 14.0 0.4 2.2 6.4 2.88
14 Brian Omogrosso 24 2 3 .400 3.69 17 5 2 0 0 1 39.0 32 19 16 2 25 0 26 1 0 2 166 1.462 7.4 0.5 5.8 6.0 1.04
15 Aaron Poreda* 21 3 4 .429 2.98 15 15 0 1 0 0 87.2 81 34 29 5 22 0 72 3 0 1 355 1.175 8.3 0.5 2.3 7.4 3.27
16 Clayton Richard* 24 6 6 .500 2.47 13 13 0 1 1 0 83.2 66 29 23 2 16 0 53 4 0 3 327 0.980 7.1 0.2 1.7 5.7 3.31
17 Derek Rodriguez 25 5 1 .833 3.38 29 0 6 0 0 1 42.2 30 17 16 2 18 0 44 7 0 0 179 1.125 6.3 0.4 3.8 9.3 2.44
18 Ryan Rote 25 1 1 .500 4.39 23 0 8 0 0 0 26.2 25 13 13 3 20 1 25 4 0 7 124 1.688 8.4 1.0 6.8 8.4 1.25
19 Clevelan Santeliz 21 0 1 .000 4.41 10 0 3 0 0 0 16.1 14 8 8 2 8 0 6 3 0 2 69 1.347 7.7 1.1 4.4 3.3 0.75
20 Kanekoa Texeira 22 3 2 .600 2.01 15 0 7 0 0 1 22.1 18 5 5 2 7 0 24 2 0 2 90 1.119 7.3 0.8 2.8 9.7 3.43
21 Carlos Torres 25 9 5 .643 3.20 21 17 0 0 0 0 101.1 86 40 36 4 29 0 93 5 0 4 407 1.135 7.6 0.4 2.6 8.3 3.21
22 Joe Torres* 25 3 1 .750 2.68 59 0 9 0 0 0 50.1 29 15 15 2 31 0 58 3 0 5 213 1.192 5.2 0.4 5.5 10.4 1.87
23 Joe Winkelsas 34 0 1 .000 10.80 4 0 2 0 0 1 5.0 7 6 6 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 24 2.000 12.6 0.0 5.4 5.4 1.00
24 Matt Zaleski 26 0 0 0.00 5 0 1 0 0 0 8.2 7 1 0 0 1 0 3 2 0 0 35 0.923 7.3 0.0 1.0 3.1 3.00
24 Players 24.4 74 63 .540 3.70 137 137 135 2 12 43 1208.2 1183 570 497 62 470 8 910 65 3 53 5168 1.368 8.8 0.5 3.5 6.8 1.94
* - 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
Cole Armstrong 59 370 29 4 2 .990 6.76 1 33 20 38%
Jared Price 36 230 21 1 4 .996 6.97 8 21 20 49%
Eric Hollis 30 187 19 1 3 .995 6.87 3 19 10 34%
Erick San Pedro 25 148 16 2 1 .988 6.56 5 18 9 33%
Adam Ricks 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 0 1 100%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Micah Schnurstein 85 709 68 6 87 .992 9.14
Brandon Allen 39 337 24 2 44 .994 9.26
Javier Castillo 9 84 5 0 7 1.000 9.89
Javier Colina 7 58 2 0 9 1.000 8.57
Ricardo Nanita 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Freddie Thon 2 24 0 1 2 .960 12.00
Eric Hollis 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Victor Mercedes 79 170 256 13 66 .970 5.39
Robbie Hudson 54 117 161 3 42 .989 5.15
C.J. Lang 5 11 23 0 4 1.000 6.80
Joe Persichina 4 7 13 0 5 1.000 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Javier Castillo 87 60 151 11 20 .950 2.43
Javier Colina 16 7 34 1 4 .976 2.56
Victor Mercedes 16 10 29 3 3 .929 2.44
Robbie Hudson 12 4 17 2 3 .913 1.75
C.J. Lang 11 6 16 2 2 .917 2.00
Joe Persichina 3 3 8 0 1 1.000 3.67
Micah Schnurstein 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Valido 111 195 316 27 82 .950 4.60
Robbie Hudson 22 38 79 2 18 .983 5.32
Victor Mercedes 5 5 14 1 2 .950 3.80
C.J. Lang 4 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ricardo Nanita 65 107 5 3 2 .974 1.72
Stefan Gartrell 39 68 1 5 0 .932 1.77
Lee Cruz 29 28 0 0 0 1.000 0.97
Noah Hall 16 22 0 0 0 1.000 1.38 Stats for 2 teams
Robbie Hudson 7 4 1 0 0 1.000 0.71
C.J. Lang 4 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.25
Miguel Negron 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Miguel Negron 114 225 5 4 0 .983 2.02
David Cook 22 40 1 0 2 1.000 1.86
Ricardo Nanita 5 12 1 0 0 1.000 2.60
Robbie Hudson 2 4 0 1 0 .800 2.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Stefan Gartrell 60 102 6 5 3 .956 1.80
David Cook 39 68 1 3 0 .958 1.77
Ricardo Nanita 33 61 3 0 1 1.000 1.94
Tom Collaro 15 21 2 1 1 .958 1.53 Stats for 2 teams
Miguel Negron 10 8 2 0 1 1.000 1.00
Noah Hall 3 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.33 Stats for 2 teams
Lee Cruz 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Torres 59 0 3 1 0 .750 0.05
Jon Link 56 5 16 2 0 .913 0.38
John Lujan 50 6 9 0 2 1.000 0.30
Fernando Hernandez 41 4 6 1 0 .909 0.24
Derek Rodriguez 29 6 6 1 0 .923 0.41
Justin Cassel 28 14 25 3 2 .929 1.39
Kyle McCulloch 28 14 24 1 2 .974 1.36
Ryan Rote 23 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.26
Shaun Babula 22 3 6 1 1 .900 0.41
Carlos Torres 21 6 19 1 3 .962 1.19
Ryan O'Malley 20 3 13 0 1 1.000 0.80
Brian Omogrosso 17 2 6 0 1 1.000 0.47
Aaron Poreda 15 10 11 0 1 1.000 1.40
Kanekoa Texeira 15 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.13
Dewon Day 14 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.64
Clayton Richard 13 9 20 0 0 1.000 2.23
Lucas Harrell 11 4 10 0 3 1.000 1.27
Clevelan Santeliz 10 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.60
Matt Zaleski 5 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.40
Joe Winkelsas 4 1 1 0 1 1.000 0.50
Esteban Loaiza 3 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.67
Jack Egbert 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Eric Hollis 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Bobby Jenks 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Brandon Allen 22 L R 6' 2.0" 235 Feb 12, 1986 Conroe, TX, US 2008-07-17 2008-08-30
Cole Armstrong 24 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 24, 1983 Surrey, BC, CA 2008-04-03 2008-06-27
Shaun Babula 31 S L 5' 11.0" 183 May 21, 1977 Mount Holly, NJ, US 2008-04-22 2008-07-17
Justin Cassel 23 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Sep 25, 1984 Los Angeles, CA, US 2008-04-06 2008-08-30
Javier Castillo 24 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 29, 1983 Herrera, PA 2008-04-03 2008-08-30
Javier Colina 29 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 15, 1979 San Felipe, Yaracuy, VE 2008-06-13 2008-07-16
Tom Collaro 25 R R 6' 4.0" 216 Apr 4, 1983 Sunrise, FL, US 2008-04-05 2008-05-11
David Cook 26 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Jul 21, 1981 Columbus, OH, US 2008-04-03 2008-06-09
Lee Cruz 25 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Jun 13, 1983 Dade City, FL, US 2008-06-24 2008-08-30
Dewon Day 27 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Sep 29, 1980 Jackson, MS, US 2008-06-13 2008-08-26
Jack Egbert 25 L R 6' 3.0" 220 May 12, 1983 Staten Island, NY, US 2008-04-18 2008-04-18
Stefan Gartrell 24 R R 6' 3.0" 230 Jan 14, 1984 San Francisco, CA, US 2008-04-03 2008-08-30
Noah Hall 31 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Jun 9, 1977 Boulder Creek, CA, US 2008-05-12 2008-06-22
Lucas Harrell 23 S R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 3, 1985 Springfield, MO, US 2008-04-03 2008-08-27
Fernando Hernandez 23 R R 5' 11.0" 216 Jul 31, 1984 Miami, FL, US 2008-04-17 2008-08-30
Eric Hollis 25 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Sep 26, 1982 Amory, MS, US 2008-05-09 2008-08-29
Robbie Hudson 24 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 31, 1983 Chattanooga, TN, US 2008-04-03 2008-08-30
Bobby Jenks 27 R R 6' 4.0" 275 Mar 14, 1981 Mission Hills, CA, US 2008-07-16 2008-07-16
C.J. Lang 24 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Apr 12, 1984 Reno, NV, US 2008-07-19 2008-08-30
Jon Link 24 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Mar 23, 1984 Columbus, OH, US 2008-04-03 2008-08-30
Esteban Loaiza 36 R R 6' 2.0" 230 Dec 31, 1971 Tijuana, Baja California, MX 2008-07-17 2008-07-23
John Lujan 24 R R 6' 1.0" 230 May 10, 1984 Waco, TX, US 2008-04-05 2008-08-28
Kyle McCulloch 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Mar 20, 1985 Houston, TX, US 2008-04-05 2008-08-28
Victor Mercedes 29 S R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 15, 1979 La Romana, La Romana, DO 2008-04-05 2008-08-30
Ricardo Nanita 27 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Jun 12, 1981 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 2008-04-03 2008-08-19
Miguel Negron 25 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 22, 1982 Caguas, PR 2008-04-03 2008-08-30
Ryan O'Malley 28 R L 6' 1.0" 205 Apr 9, 1980 Springfield, IL, US 2008-05-09 2008-08-12
Brian Omogrosso 24 R R 6' 4.0" 240 Apr 26, 1984 Beaver Falls, PA, US 2008-04-07 2008-08-30
Joe Persichina 23 L R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 14, 1984 Torrance, CA, US 2008-04-26 2008-05-06
Aaron Poreda 21 L L 6' 6.0" 240 Oct 1, 1986 Walnut Creek, CA, US 2008-06-14 2008-08-29
Jared Price 26 R R 6' 2.0" 230 Mar 18, 1982 Burley, ID, US 2008-04-05 2008-08-30
Clayton Richard 24 L L 6' 5.0" 245 Sep 12, 1983 Lafayette, IN, US 2008-04-05 2008-06-05
Adam Ricks 25 S R 5' 10.0" 190 Sep 24, 1982 Rexburg, ID, US 2008-05-29 2008-05-29
Derek Rodriguez 25 R R 6' 1.0" 190 May 17, 1983 Apple Valley, CA, US 2008-04-05 2008-06-11
Ryan Rote 25 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Aug 8, 1982 West Palm Beach, FL, US 2008-06-22 2008-08-29
Erick San Pedro 24 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 5, 1983 Ridgewood, NJ, US 2008-06-01 2008-08-27
Clevelan Santeliz 21 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 1, 1986 Valencia, Carabobo, VE 2008-04-05 2008-05-01
Micah Schnurstein 23 R R 6' 1.0" 220 Jul 18, 1984 Monterey Park, CA, US 2008-04-03 2008-07-12
Kanekoa Texeira 22 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Feb 6, 1986 Kula, HI, US 2008-07-24 2008-08-29
Freddie Thon 24 L L 6' 2.0" 215 Apr 9, 1984 Hato Rey, PR 2008-08-22 2008-08-30
Carlos Torres 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 22, 1982 Santa Cruz, CA, US 2008-04-03 2008-07-18
Joe Torres 25 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 3, 1982 Bronx, NY, US 2008-04-03 2008-08-30
Robert Valido 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 May 16, 1985 Miami, FL, US 2008-04-03 2008-08-18
Joe Winkelsas 34 R R 6' 3.0" 188 Sep 14, 1973 Buffalo, NY, US 2008-05-09 2008-05-16
Matt Zaleski 26 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Dec 2, 1981 Arlington Heights, IL, US 2008-04-05 2008-04-16

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