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1997 Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks

1997 > Class Independent > 1997 Northern League (East)
Overall: 36-48
Scored 426 runs, Allowed 548 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 32-52

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jay Ward
Represented: Thunder Bay, ON, CA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: 62,496
Other Years: 1996 / 1998

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Reagan Buckley23318576811211121827.145.235.237.4721831000Stats for 2 teams
2Benny Castillo30773322995693180938572253.311.368.462.82913876320Stats for 2 teams
3Tony Ellison2243155141204711252332830.333.377.546.9237763120
4Brandon Evans23325745109100233712.200.339.222.5621013110
5Manny Francois#311778698201000331820.290.372.435.8073011000
6Sean Hearn*267531927647781401444933775.283.361.486.84613450063Stats for 2 teams
7Dee Jenkins*24431891602843132720232540.269.372.506.8798152110
8Bryan Jones22417160100011017.063.118.063.180110000
9Chris Kessick231729282710020017.250.276.286.562810000
10Danny Lewis*2977329288541031602467113747.358.432.6631.095191102028
11Julio Mercado2016474158100451419.195.261.220.480900110
12Travis Meyer23361131001019501810722.190.243.270.5132720600
13Gregg Pacitti*22501731562344122417101134.282.337.462.7997223120Stats for 2 teams
14Josh Patton*22582051872044131536001436.235.288.396.6847441032
15Jeremias Peguero32431831732455125322114532.318.343.497.8408652211Stats for 2 teams
16Aaron Quinn2537110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
17Toby Ricard24742672523270173331201266.278.312.405.71710291110
18Chris Sawyer238334230948832329421432588.269.332.443.77613745210
19Larry See378134331943901301969201753.282.318.502.819160122051
20Brian Sturges24309787515200612421.172.242.195.4381734200
21Chad Thornhill#24843803205291110017225160.284.388.319.70710244411
21 Players26.3843237289342680816813903915127264648.279.345.440.78412727436232113
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Jon Barnes24004.501100002.02110201100102.0009.00.09.04.50.50
2Jeff Bock2643.5715.021411000071.28750407342445153331.68810.90.94.35.51.29
3Jim Boynewicz2794.6923.8320200310141.0140656017442962025971.3058.91.12.86.12.18
4Bobby Danielson*2224.3336.47157300055.27945409271423442671.90412.81.54.46.81.56
5John Duffy*2322.5004.66160300019.125161018114211901.70711.60.53.76.51.75
6Brandon Evans2323.4004.291511200065.06539316351464232971.5389.00.84.86.41.31
7John Gast?--04.0009.4784100019.03122203918303992.10514.71.44.33.80.89
8Brian Grant*2415.16710.25127100036.05044417190182121751.91712.51.84.84.50.95Stats for 2 teams
9Jason Hart2544.5004.3536035001641.14024204231581041861.5248.70.95.012.62.52
10Bob Jesperson2847.3647.422312100070.196685818300537023371.79112.32.33.86.81.77
11Sabino Loaiza2601.0006.4842000016.220121235013000731.50010.81.62.77.02.60
12Tajah Merrill*2312.3337.7192300023.13626204150161041192.18613.91.55.86.21.07Stats for 2 teams
13Travis Meyer230036.001010001.0444210200085.00036.018.09.018.02.00
14Andy Noffke2415.1678.84153600038.26049385260153062052.22414.01.26.13.50.58
15Bill Perusek23003.48102300020.215981310161031052.2266.50.413.57.00.52
16Aaron Quinn2534.4293.903711510267.068352962910708203031.4489.10.83.99.42.41
17Paul Rogers*2411.5007.85251500039.05839349201255021962.00013.42.14.65.81.25
18Chris Sawyer23000.001010000.2110100000031.50013.513.50.00.0
19Ken Smyth2422.5007.65262400040.05237344243420171961.90011.70.95.49.41.75Stats for 2 teams
20Pat Tilmon3111.5005.1433000014.01910823010000651.57112.21.31.96.43.33
20 Players24.93648.4295.678484804118735.08885484631013602255646104534391.69810.91.24.46.81.54
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Travis Meyer362341630.9886.94757914%
Brian Sturges301601921.9895.972441323%
Reagan Buckley201131142.9696.20519830%Stats for 2 teams
Larry See1261722.9715.67210323%
Chris Kessick10290001.0002.9011400%
Tony Ellison100000.00000
Sean Hearn100000.00000Stats for 2 teams

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Larry See73657301049.9869.41
Josh Patton18941218.9915.89
Chris Kessick3101001.0003.67
Gregg Pacitti26131.7003.50Stats for 2 teams
Reagan Buckley110001.0001.00Stats for 2 teams
Benny Castillo120001.0002.00Stats for 2 teams

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Dee Jenkins4295103720.9664.71
Manny Francois17364849.9554.94
Toby Ricard12243257.9184.67
Jeremias Peguero11183029.9604.36Stats for 2 teams
Bryan Jones481123.9054.75

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Toby Ricard5436107139.9172.65
Josh Patton37196974.9262.38
Jeremias Peguero22145687.8973.18Stats for 2 teams

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Chad Thornhill841202571940.9524.49

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Tony Ellison390.00
Gregg Pacitti250.00Stats for 2 teams
Chris Sawyer250.00
Reagan Buckley70.00Stats for 2 teams
Toby Ricard40.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Chris Sawyer380.00
Benny Castillo310.00Stats for 2 teams
Brandon Evans120.00
Julio Mercado70.00
Sean Hearn30.00Stats for 2 teams
Reagan Buckley10.00Stats for 2 teams

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Sean Hearn650.00Stats for 2 teams
Benny Castillo460.00Stats for 2 teams
Chris Sawyer250.00
Gregg Pacitti190.00Stats for 2 teams
Julio Mercado70.00
Brandon Evans40.00
Reagan Buckley10.00Stats for 2 teams

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Chris Sawyer83158730.9821.99
Benny Castillo77142661.9611.92Stats for 2 teams
Sean Hearn671181193.9351.93Stats for 2 teams
Gregg Pacitti4265742.9471.71Stats for 2 teams
Tony Ellison3947130.9411.23
Brandon Evans15331001.0002.27
Julio Mercado1421310.9601.71
Reagan Buckley8120001.0001.50Stats for 2 teams
Toby Ricard462001.0002.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Aaron Quinn3731522.9000.49
Jason Hart3611001.0000.06
Ken Smyth26010001.0000.38Stats for 2 teams
Paul Rogers252410.8570.24
Bob Jesperson231510.8570.26
Jim Boynewicz2061510.9551.05
John Duffy1631111.9330.88
Bobby Danielson151610.8750.47
Brandon Evans15317001.0001.33
Andy Noffke1508001.0000.53
Jeff Bock1431420.8951.21
Brian Grant1202001.0000.17Stats for 2 teams
Bill Perusek1013011.0000.40
Tajah Merrill903001.0000.33Stats for 2 teams
John Gast80320.6000.38
Sabino Loaiza42510.8751.75
Pat Tilmon31311.8001.33
Jon Barnes100000.00
Travis Meyer100000.00
Chris Sawyer110001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Jon Barnes24RR6' 1.0"197Apr 11, 1973Lancaster, SC, US1997-08-211997-08-21
Jeff Bock26RR6' 4.0"215Apr 26, 1971Durham, NC, US1997-06-021997-08-05
Jim Boynewicz27RR6' 4.0"215Mar 30, 1970Waukegan, IL, US1997-05-301997-09-01
Reagan Buckley23RR5' 11.0"190Mar 14, 1974Houston, TX, US1997-08-071997-09-01
Benny Castillo30RR6' 1.0"192Jul 15, 1966Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO1997-07-011997-08-29
Bobby Danielson22RL6' 2.0"195Aug 26, 1974Austin, TX, US1997-07-031997-08-29
John Duffy23LL6' 2.0"185Dec 4, 1973Norristown, PA, US1997-06-011997-07-05
Tony Ellison22RR6' 0.0"195Jul 12, 1974Greenville, NC, US1997-06-241997-09-01
Brandon Evans23RR6' 0.0"175Feb 24, 1974Denton, TX, US1997-06-011997-09-01
Manny Francois31SR5' 11.0"165May 28, 1966San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO1997-06-031997-06-22
John Gast--Unknown1997-06-011997-06-27
Brian Grant24LL6' 4.0"215Nov 1, 1972Kentfield, CA, US1997-07-261997-08-08
Jason Hart25RR6' 0.0"195Nov 14, 1971San Jose, CA, US1997-06-101997-08-31
Sean Hearn26LL6' 3.0"197Aug 8, 1970Houston, TX, US1997-05-301997-06-29
Dee Jenkins24LR5' 9.0"175Jun 28, 1973Columbia, SC, US1997-07-041997-09-01
Bob Jesperson28RR6' 1.0"195May 25, 1969Portage, WI, US1997-05-311997-08-31
Bryan Jones22RR6' 0.0"185Jan 21, 1975Fort Lauderdale, FL, US1997-05-301997-06-02
Chris Kessick23RR6' 3.0"225Oct 25, 1973Charlotte, NC, US1997-06-061997-08-05
Danny Lewis29LL6' 1.0"215Dec 14, 1967Oakland, CA, US1997-05-301997-09-01
Sabino Loaiza26RRAug 7, 1970Tijuana, Baja California, MX1997-08-211997-08-31
Julio Mercado20RR6' 0.0"180May 11, 1977Bronx, NY, US1997-05-301997-06-20
Tajah Merrill23RL6' 3.0"205Dec 11, 1973St. John, BB1997-08-021997-08-30
Travis Meyer23RR6' 0.0"205Sep 18, 1973Plainview, NE, US1997-07-131997-09-01
Andy Noffke24RR6' 6.0"235Jun 19, 1973Xenia, OH, US1997-05-311997-07-13
Gregg Pacitti22LL6' 0.0"185Mar 4, 1975Philadelphia, PA, US1997-06-211997-08-31
Josh Patton22LR5' 10.0"180May 21, 1975Connerville, IN, US1997-06-041997-09-01
Jeremias Peguero32RR6' 0.0"195Feb 8, 1965San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO1997-07-151997-07-27
Bill Perusek23RR6' 1.0"200Oct 6, 1973Garfield Heights, OH, US1997-06-011997-07-03
Aaron Quinn25RR6' 2.0"180Sep 13, 1971New Haven, CT, US1997-05-301997-09-01
Toby Ricard24RR5' 11.0"196Jun 4, 1973South Bend, IN, US1997-05-301997-09-01
Paul Rogers24LL5' 9.0"160Jan 3, 1973Memphis, TN, US1997-05-311997-08-26
Chris Sawyer23RR5' 11.0"195Aug 12, 1973Manchester, CT, US1997-05-301997-09-01
Larry See37RR6' 1.0"195Jun 20, 1960Norwalk, CA, US1997-05-301997-08-31
Ken Smyth24RR5' 11.0"187Sep 7, 1972Montreal, QC, CA1997-07-131997-08-13
Brian Sturges24RR6' 0.0"185Dec 21, 1972Lynwood, CA, US1997-05-301997-07-12
Chad Thornhill24SR6' 3.0"180Aug 22, 1972San Diego, CA, US1997-05-301997-09-01
Pat Tilmon31RR6' 1.0"195May 4, 1966Fort Lee, VA, US1997-08-101997-08-22

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