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1997 Buffalo Bisons

1997 > Class AAA > 1997 American Association (East)
Overall: 87-57
Scored 711 runs, Allowed 593 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-60

Affiliation: Cleveland Indians-AL
Manager: Brian Graham
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 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 Bruce Aven 25 121 500 432 69 124 27 3 17 77 10 3 50 99 .287 .371 .481 .853 208 10 11 2 5 0
2 Rod Brewer* 31 10 40 31 3 5 1 0 2 5 0 0 8 9 .161 .325 .387 .712 12 1 0 0 1 1
3 Mike Busch 28 51 191 166 24 30 4 0 12 29 0 0 22 68 .181 .277 .422 .699 70 6 1 0 2 1
4 Jose Cabrera 25 36 6 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 1 0 0 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
5 Casey Candaele# 36 79 351 311 39 71 21 0 7 38 1 6 31 43 .228 .297 .363 .660 113 12 1 4 4 2
6 Sean Casey* 22 20 82 72 12 26 7 0 5 18 0 0 9 11 .361 .439 .667 1.106 48 0 1 0 0 0
7 Randy Curtis* 26 41 128 111 14 30 7 0 5 15 1 1 14 22 .270 .367 .468 .836 52 2 3 0 0 1
8 Einar Diaz 24 109 365 336 40 86 18 2 3 31 2 6 18 34 .256 .302 .348 .650 117 12 5 4 2 1
9 Trent Hubbard 33 103 441 375 71 117 22 1 16 60 26 10 57 52 .312 .401 .504 .905 189 10 3 0 6 0
10 Damian Jackson 23 92 394 337 63 97 18 1 4 20 24 9 47 62 .288 .379 .383 .761 129 3 4 3 3 2 Stats for 2 teams
11 Pat Listach# 29 25 88 73 3 19 1 1 0 2 6 3 12 10 .260 .375 .301 .676 22 1 2 0 1 1
12 Torey Lovullo# 31 97 380 321 40 73 18 0 12 40 0 5 51 64 .227 .332 .396 .728 127 6 2 1 5 5
13 Jeff Manto 32 54 221 187 37 60 11 0 20 54 0 2 31 43 .321 .421 .701 1.121 131 6 2 0 1 2
14 Rod McCall* 25 85 293 255 38 67 10 0 20 55 0 0 31 90 .263 .348 .537 .885 137 4 4 0 3 3 Stats for 2 teams
15 Les Norman 28 118 489 428 71 111 20 1 17 56 7 6 43 80 .259 .335 .430 .765 184 5 8 6 4 2
16 Alex Ramirez 22 119 453 416 59 119 19 8 11 44 10 5 24 95 .286 .329 .450 .778 187 9 4 6 3 0
17 Marco Scutaro 21 21 65 57 8 15 3 0 1 6 0 1 6 8 .263 .328 .368 .697 21 4 0 1 1 0
18 Richie Sexson 22 115 472 434 57 113 20 2 31 88 5 1 27 87 .260 .307 .530 .837 230 11 4 3 4 1
19 Steve Soliz 26 62 169 151 12 29 5 0 1 13 0 1 10 40 .192 .238 .245 .483 37 2 0 5 3 0
20 Greg Thomas* 24 11 16 13 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 6 .077 .250 .154 .404 2 0 0 0 0 0
21 Ryan Thompson 29 24 71 66 10 16 0 0 1 6 2 0 5 16 .242 .296 .288 .584 19 1 0 0 0 1
22 Enrique Wilson# 23 118 506 451 78 138 20 3 11 39 9 8 42 41 .306 .369 .437 .805 197 7 5 4 4 2
22 Players 26.5 144 5459 4804 711 1286 242 21 182 656 99 66 509 910 .268 .342 .440 .782 2116 110 57 39 50 23
* - 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 Brian Anderson* 25 7 1 .875 3.05 15 15 0 1 1 0 85.2 78 33 29 13 15 0 60 1 1 1 348 1.086 8.2 1.4 1.6 6.3 4.00
2 John Barfield* 32 0 1 .000 27.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 3 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 3.000 27.0 9.0 0.0 9.0
3 Ben Blomdahl 26 7 8 .467 4.76 29 13 4 1 0 0 104.0 110 64 55 20 31 0 60 2 1 1 447 1.356 9.5 1.7 2.7 5.2 1.94
4 Mike Busch 28 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
5 Jose Cabrera 25 5 2 .714 2.21 36 0 7 0 0 0 61.0 39 15 15 4 20 4 59 3 0 1 238 0.967 5.8 0.6 3.0 8.7 2.95 Stats for 2 teams
6 Greg Cadaret* 35 2 2 .500 4.86 29 1 13 0 0 4 50.0 46 31 27 3 35 2 49 1 0 8 231 1.620 8.3 0.5 6.3 8.8 1.40
7 Terry Clark 36 7 3 .700 2.85 25 10 7 4 1 3 94.2 86 34 30 8 30 0 63 2 0 4 390 1.225 8.2 0.8 2.9 6.0 2.10
8 Bartolo Colon 24 7 1 .875 2.22 10 10 0 1 1 0 56.2 45 15 14 4 23 0 54 0 1 1 230 1.200 7.1 0.6 3.7 8.6 2.35
9 Maximo De La Rosa 25 2 2 .500 6.49 15 4 3 0 0 0 43.0 43 34 31 10 33 0 31 9 0 1 208 1.767 9.0 2.1 6.9 6.5 0.94
10 Roland DeLaMaza 25 9 4 .692 2.90 34 14 11 2 0 2 115.0 104 42 37 12 43 1 73 0 2 4 481 1.278 8.1 0.9 3.4 5.7 1.70
11 Tony Dougherty 24 2 0 1.000 3.77 18 0 7 0 0 2 28.2 31 17 12 2 18 0 21 0 0 5 128 1.709 9.7 0.6 5.7 6.6 1.17
12 Travis Driskill 25 8 7 .533 4.65 29 24 1 1 0 0 147.0 159 86 76 22 60 0 102 3 1 15 645 1.490 9.7 1.3 3.7 6.2 1.70
13 Danny Graves 23 3 3 .500 3.95 30 3 14 0 0 7 54.2 52 25 24 4 16 0 26 4 0 1 225 1.244 8.6 0.7 2.6 4.3 1.63 Stats for 2 teams
14 Blaise Ilsley* 33 0 0 2.19 9 0 4 0 0 0 12.1 12 3 3 1 1 0 7 0 0 0 49 1.054 8.8 0.7 0.7 5.1 7.00
15 Jason Jacome* 26 3 1 .750 3.16 7 7 0 1 0 0 37.0 41 14 13 7 10 0 23 1 1 0 151 1.378 10.0 1.7 2.4 5.6 2.30
16 Daron Kirkreit 24 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 1 1 0 7.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 23 0.571 3.9 0.0 1.3 2.6 2.00
17 Steve Kline* 24 3 3 .500 4.03 20 4 5 0 0 1 51.1 53 26 23 4 13 1 41 3 0 5 219 1.286 9.3 0.7 2.3 7.2 3.15
18 Albie Lopez 25 1 0 1.000 0.00 7 0 6 0 0 1 11.1 6 0 0 0 2 0 13 1 0 2 43 0.706 4.8 0.0 1.6 10.3 6.50
19 Mike Matthews* 23 0 2 .000 7.71 5 5 0 0 0 0 21.0 32 19 18 7 10 0 17 0 0 1 106 2.000 13.7 3.0 4.3 7.3 1.70
20 Angel Miranda* 27 0 3 .000 11.30 11 0 3 0 0 0 14.1 24 19 18 3 6 0 11 1 0 2 71 2.093 15.1 1.9 3.8 6.9 1.83 Stats for 2 teams
21 Steve Montgomery 26 1 2 .333 5.62 7 0 6 0 0 1 8.0 12 6 5 2 3 0 5 0 0 0 37 1.875 13.5 2.2 3.4 5.6 1.67
22 Marcus Moore 26 5 3 .625 2.54 10 10 0 3 1 0 71.0 54 26 20 6 31 1 72 0 0 0 291 1.197 6.8 0.8 3.9 9.1 2.32
23 Alvin Morman* 28 0 1 .000 3.38 11 0 2 0 0 0 13.1 13 5 5 1 2 1 17 0 0 1 54 1.125 8.8 0.7 1.4 11.5 8.50 Stats for 2 teams
24 Chad Ogea 26 1 1 .500 4.29 4 4 0 0 0 0 21.0 24 10 10 2 6 0 11 0 0 0 88 1.429 10.3 0.9 2.6 4.7 1.83
25 Jason Rakers 24 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 5 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 26 0.857 6.4 0.0 1.3 3.9 3.00
26 Darryl Scott 28 5 6 .455 2.88 48 0 35 0 0 12 65.2 52 24 21 10 28 2 29 0 0 4 272 1.218 7.1 1.4 3.8 4.0 1.04
27 Jeff Sexton 25 2 1 .667 5.32 15 0 11 0 0 0 23.2 17 14 14 3 12 0 15 0 0 2 100 1.225 6.5 1.1 4.6 5.7 1.25
28 Paul Shuey 26 0 0 3.60 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.0 4 2 2 0 4 0 6 0 0 0 23 1.600 7.2 0.0 7.2 10.8 1.50
29 David Weathers 27 4 3 .571 3.15 11 11 0 2 1 0 68.2 71 37 24 7 17 0 51 0 0 4 290 1.282 9.3 0.9 2.2 6.7 3.00
30 Casey Whitten* 25 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
31 Jaret Wright 21 4 1 .800 1.80 7 7 0 1 1 0 45.0 30 16 9 4 19 0 47 1 0 2 183 1.089 6.0 0.8 3.8 9.4 2.47
31 Players 26.6 87 57 .604 3.66 144 144 126 18 9 28 1255.2 1197 593 510 156 469 8 900 27 7 63 5327 1.327 8.6 1.1 3.4 6.5 1.92
* - 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
Einar Diaz 105 650 60 18 8 .975 6.76 3 71 32 31%
Steve Soliz 60 276 24 8 2 .974 5.00 5 54 15 22%
Casey Candaele 2 0 0 0 0 0.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Richie Sexson 110 922 77 4 105 .996 9.08
Rod McCall 31 250 11 1 19 .996 8.42 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Busch 13 104 6 1 13 .991 8.46
Jeff Manto 5 43 0 0 9 1.000 8.60
Torey Lovullo 3 16 1 0 1 1.000 5.67
Les Norman 3 17 1 0 4 1.000 6.00
Rod Brewer 2 18 0 1 1 .947 9.00
Sean Casey 2 17 1 0 1 1.000 9.00
Greg Thomas 2 6 0 0 1 1.000 3.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Casey Candaele 55 95 155 5 35 .980 4.55
Enrique Wilson 51 117 143 8 31 .970 5.10
Torey Lovullo 28 50 67 4 22 .967 4.18
Damian Jackson 18 38 50 3 12 .967 4.89 Stats for 2 teams
Marco Scutaro 12 18 27 0 10 1.000 3.75
Pat Listach 2 1 4 0 1 1.000 2.50

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Torey Lovullo 66 49 134 8 13 .958 2.77
Jeff Manto 28 13 54 6 9 .918 2.39
Casey Candaele 26 24 47 8 3 .899 2.73
Trent Hubbard 11 8 21 1 3 .967 2.64
Marco Scutaro 7 6 10 2 1 .889 2.29
Mike Busch 5 5 7 2 2 .857 2.40
Pat Listach 5 1 6 0 1 1.000 1.40
Einar Diaz 3 3 7 1 1 .909 3.33
Enrique Wilson 2 2 4 0 1 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Damian Jackson 73 124 251 25 58 .938 5.14 Stats for 2 teams
Enrique Wilson 64 99 185 12 45 .959 4.44
Pat Listach 12 20 32 4 6 .929 4.33
Marco Scutaro 2 3 6 1 2 .900 4.50
Casey Candaele 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Torey Lovullo 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 1.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bruce Aven 67 0.00
Alex Ramirez 27 0.00
Les Norman 19 0.00
Randy Curtis 18 0.00
Trent Hubbard 11 0.00
Pat Listach 6 0.00
Ryan Thompson 5 0.00
Jeff Manto 2 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Trent Hubbard 78 0.00
Bruce Aven 35 0.00
Les Norman 33 0.00
Randy Curtis 1 0.00
Damian Jackson 1 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ryan Thompson 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Alex Ramirez 73 0.00
Les Norman 57 0.00
Randy Curtis 9 0.00
Ryan Thompson 9 0.00
Bruce Aven 7 0.00
Rod Brewer 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bruce Aven 108 219 3 2 1 .991 2.06
Les Norman 107 206 6 1 1 .995 1.98
Alex Ramirez 99 167 8 10 3 .946 1.77
Trent Hubbard 89 228 5 1 2 .996 2.62
Randy Curtis 27 48 1 0 0 1.000 1.81
Ryan Thompson 15 20 1 1 0 .955 1.40
Pat Listach 6 12 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Jeff Manto 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Rod Brewer 1 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00
Damian Jackson 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 Stats for 2 teams

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Darryl Scott 48 5 12 1 1 .944 0.35
Jose Cabrera 36 1 4 0 1 1.000 0.14 Stats for 2 teams
Roland DeLaMaza 34 8 18 0 1 1.000 0.76
Danny Graves 30 4 16 1 2 .952 0.67 Stats for 2 teams
Ben Blomdahl 29 3 16 0 3 1.000 0.66
Greg Cadaret 29 1 4 1 0 .833 0.17
Travis Driskill 29 14 8 0 2 1.000 0.76
Terry Clark 25 7 14 0 1 1.000 0.84
Steve Kline 20 1 7 0 0 1.000 0.40
Tony Dougherty 18 0 2 1 0 .667 0.11
Brian Anderson 15 6 11 0 1 1.000 1.13
Maximo De La Rosa 15 3 5 3 0 .727 0.53
Jeff Sexton 15 5 1 1 0 .857 0.40
Angel Miranda 11 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.36 Stats for 2 teams
Alvin Morman 11 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.27 Stats for 2 teams
David Weathers 11 5 9 1 1 .933 1.27
Bartolo Colon 10 5 9 1 2 .933 1.40
Marcus Moore 10 4 9 0 1 1.000 1.30
Blaise Ilsley 9 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.11
Jason Jacome 7 2 3 1 0 .833 0.71
Albie Lopez 7 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.43
Steve Montgomery 7 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.71
Jaret Wright 7 1 6 1 0 .875 1.00
Mike Matthews 5 1 1 1 0 .667 0.40
Chad Ogea 4 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.75
Paul Shuey 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Casey Whitten 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
John Barfield 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Mike Busch 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Daron Kirkreit 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Jason Rakers 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Brian Anderson 25 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 26, 1972 Portsmouth, VA, US
Bruce Aven 25 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Mar 4, 1972 Orange, TX, US
John Barfield 32 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Oct 15, 1964 Pine Bluff, AR, US
Ben Blomdahl 26 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Dec 30, 1970 Long Beach, CA, US
Rod Brewer 31 L L 6' 3.0" 210 Feb 24, 1966 Eustis, FL, US
Mike Busch 28 R R 6' 5.0" 241 Jul 7, 1968 Davenport, IA, US
Jose Cabrera 25 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Mar 24, 1972 La Delgada, Santiago, DO
Greg Cadaret 35 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Feb 27, 1962 Detroit, MI, US
Casey Candaele 36 S R 5' 9.0" 160 Jan 12, 1961 Lompoc, CA, US
Sean Casey 22 L R 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 2, 1974 Willingboro, NJ, US
Terry Clark 36 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 18, 1960 Los Angeles, CA, US
Bartolo Colon 24 R R 5' 11.0" 285 May 24, 1973 Altamira, Puerto Plata, DO
Randy Curtis 26 L L 5' 10.0" 195 Jan 16, 1971 Orange, CA, US
Maximo De La Rosa 25 R R 5' 11.0" 218 Jul 12, 1971 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Roland DeLaMaza 25 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 11, 1971 Granada Hills, CA, US
Einar Diaz 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Dec 28, 1972 Chiriqui, PA
Tony Dougherty 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Apr 12, 1973 Beaver Falls, PA, US
Travis Driskill 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 1, 1971 Omaha, NE, US
Danny Graves 23 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Aug 7, 1973 Saigon, VN
Trent Hubbard 33 R R 5' 8.0" 180 May 11, 1964 Chicago, IL, US
Blaise Ilsley 33 L L 6' 1.0" 195 Apr 9, 1964 Alpena, MI, US
Damian Jackson 23 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Aug 16, 1973 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jason Jacome 26 L L 6' 1.0" 155 Nov 24, 1970 Tulsa, OK, US
Daron Kirkreit 24 R R 6' 6.0" 225 Aug 7, 1972 Anaheim, CA, US
Steve Kline 24 S L 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 22, 1972 Sunbury, PA, US
Pat Listach 29 S R 5' 9.0" 170 Sep 12, 1967 Natchitoches, LA, US
Albie Lopez 25 R R 6' 2.0" 240 Aug 18, 1971 Mesa, AZ, US
Torey Lovullo 31 S R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 25, 1965 Santa Monica, CA, US
Jeff Manto 32 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 23, 1964 Bristol, PA, US
Mike Matthews 23 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Oct 24, 1973 Fredericksburg, VA, US
Rod McCall 25 L R 6' 7.0" 235 Nov 4, 1971 Anaheim, CA, US
Angel Miranda 27 L L 6' 1.0" 160 Nov 9, 1969 Arecibo, PR
Steve Montgomery 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 25, 1970 Westminster, CA, US
Marcus Moore 26 S R 6' 5.0" 195 Nov 2, 1970 Oakland, CA, US
Alvin Morman 28 L L 6' 3.0" 210 Jan 6, 1969 Rockingham, NC, US
Les Norman 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Feb 25, 1969 Warren, MI, US
Chad Ogea 26 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Nov 9, 1970 Lake Charles, LA, US
Jason Rakers 24 R R 6' 2.0" 197 Jun 29, 1973 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Alex Ramirez 22 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 3, 1974 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Darryl Scott 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 6, 1968 Fresno, CA, US
Marco Scutaro 21 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Oct 30, 1975 San Felipe, Yaracuy, VE
Richie Sexson 22 R R 6' 6.0" 205 Dec 29, 1974 Portland, OR, US
Jeff Sexton 25 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 4, 1971 Westminster, CA, US
Paul Shuey 26 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Sep 16, 1970 Lima, OH, US
Steve Soliz 26 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jan 27, 1971 Ventura, CA, US
Greg Thomas 24 L L 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 19, 1972 Miami, FL, US
Ryan Thompson 29 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 4, 1967 Chestertown, MD, US
David Weathers 27 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 25, 1969 Lawrenceburg, TN, US
Casey Whitten 25 L L 6' 0.0" 180 May 23, 1972 Evansville, IN, US
Enrique Wilson 23 S R 5' 11.0" 160 Jul 27, 1973 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jaret Wright 21 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Dec 29, 1975 Anaheim, CA, US

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