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1997 Princeton Devil Rays

1997 > Class Rookie > 1997 Appalachian League (East)
Overall: 39-30
Scored 484 runs, Allowed 392 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 41-28

Affiliation: Affiliate of expansion Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Manager: Charlie Montoyo
Represented: Princeton, WV
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 Jeison Arias 18 5 20 18 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .167 .250 .167 .417 3 0 1 0 0 0
2 Eric Benavidez 21 52 229 206 50 64 12 4 0 27 14 5 11 25 .311 .367 .408 .775 84 5 8 3 1 0
3 Robert Berns 22 64 287 245 53 80 34 1 9 61 2 4 34 44 .327 .415 .584 .998 143 3 5 0 3 0
4 Andres Cruz 20 3 14 13 3 3 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 2 .231 .231 .308 .538 4 0 0 1 0 0
5 Luis Cruz 20 18 86 78 16 22 2 0 3 14 2 2 5 16 .282 .314 .423 .737 33 2 0 0 3 0
6 Sandy Garcia 18 58 238 216 38 55 14 2 4 28 13 2 11 75 .255 .316 .394 .710 85 1 9 1 1 0
7 Martin Guzman 20 21 84 74 22 24 7 1 3 15 2 0 10 20 .324 .405 .568 .972 42 3 0 0 0 0
8 Paul Hoover 21 66 284 251 55 76 16 4 4 37 7 4 20 37 .303 .363 .446 .809 112 3 6 3 4 0
9 Doug Johnson 19 34 152 139 19 28 7 2 4 19 2 0 8 56 .201 .263 .367 .630 51 2 4 0 1 0
10 Mike Lopez-Cao* 21 17 59 53 7 12 0 1 1 7 0 0 5 8 .226 .288 .321 .609 17 0 0 0 1 0
11 Mike McGehee# 21 33 131 107 16 23 5 0 4 9 2 0 20 33 .215 .359 .374 .733 40 6 4 0 0 0
12 Scott Neuberger 19 67 289 254 46 70 11 2 9 53 7 1 30 59 .276 .353 .441 .794 112 5 2 0 3 0
13 Tony Pigott 21 46 162 151 20 35 4 1 0 14 2 1 8 34 .232 .273 .272 .545 41 3 1 1 1 0
14 Jared Sandberg 19 67 312 268 61 81 15 5 17 68 12 3 42 94 .302 .401 .586 .986 157 4 2 0 0 5
15 Chad Spear 21 9 25 17 8 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 6 .176 .400 .235 .635 4 2 3 0 1 0
16 Miguel Suriel 20 58 228 202 40 55 3 2 9 38 2 2 21 29 .272 .341 .441 .781 89 7 1 2 2 0
17 Paul Wilder* 19 44 192 155 25 32 6 2 6 23 3 2 33 63 .206 .349 .387 .736 60 1 2 0 2 0
17 Players 20.0 69 2792 2447 484 666 138 27 73 420 70 27 263 606 .272 .351 .440 .791 1077 47 48 11 23 5
* - 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 John Box* 22 4 1 .800 2.35 25 0 12 0 0 3 38.1 29 15 10 2 10 0 53 1 3 1 152 1.017 6.8 0.5 2.3 12.4 5.30
2 Chris Carter 23 2 0 1.000 3.31 26 0 13 0 0 2 35.1 40 16 13 1 5 0 24 0 3 0 147 1.274 10.2 0.3 1.3 6.1 4.80
3 Roger Carter 18 5 2 .714 4.61 13 13 0 0 0 0 56.2 61 36 29 6 17 0 50 5 1 7 247 1.376 9.7 1.0 2.7 7.9 2.94
4 Julio DeLeon 21 1 1 .500 5.26 11 0 0 0 0 0 25.2 26 21 15 0 10 0 15 0 0 2 116 1.403 9.1 0.0 3.5 5.3 1.50
5 Delvin James 19 4 4 .500 4.94 20 5 2 0 0 0 58.1 71 57 32 11 24 1 46 4 2 4 276 1.629 11.0 1.7 3.7 7.1 1.92
6 Ed Kofler 19 5 6 .455 5.57 13 13 0 0 0 0 63.0 63 46 39 9 28 0 66 7 2 5 280 1.444 9.0 1.3 4.0 9.4 2.36
7 Chris Mason 22 2 1 .667 3.64 19 1 7 0 0 1 42.0 43 17 17 3 5 0 45 2 0 4 174 1.143 9.2 0.6 1.1 9.6 9.00
8 Toby McDermott* 21 0 0 2.25 17 0 6 0 0 0 24.0 16 9 6 3 11 0 23 0 0 3 97 1.125 6.0 1.1 4.1 8.6 2.09
9 Travis Phelps 19 4 3 .571 4.88 14 13 0 1 0 0 62.2 73 42 34 4 23 0 60 2 1 4 279 1.532 10.5 0.6 3.3 8.6 2.61
10 Matt Pruett 22 3 2 .600 4.38 24 0 19 0 0 4 24.2 26 19 12 1 10 1 22 1 0 2 111 1.459 9.5 0.4 3.6 8.0 2.20
11 Chris Reynolds 21 1 0 1.000 5.49 12 0 3 0 0 0 19.2 21 13 12 2 6 0 18 0 0 4 88 1.373 9.6 0.9 2.7 8.2 3.00
12 Marquis Roberts* 17 2 0 1.000 4.91 3 3 0 0 0 0 18.1 20 10 10 2 4 0 15 1 0 2 78 1.309 9.8 1.0 2.0 7.4 3.75
13 Ronni Severino* 21 4 4 .500 3.17 14 14 0 0 0 0 65.1 71 39 23 3 28 0 57 1 2 6 292 1.515 9.8 0.4 3.9 7.9 2.04
14 Chris Wright 20 2 4 .333 7.27 14 7 0 0 0 0 43.1 62 39 35 7 20 0 35 1 2 6 203 1.892 12.9 1.5 4.2 7.3 1.75
15 Victor Zambrano 21 0 2 .000 1.82 20 0 6 0 0 0 29.2 18 13 6 1 9 1 36 4 1 2 126 0.910 5.5 0.3 2.7 10.9 4.00
15 Players 20.5 39 30 .565 4.34 69 69 68 1 4 10 607.0 640 392 293 55 210 3 565 29 17 52 2666 1.400 9.5 0.8 3.1 8.4 2.69
* - 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
Miguel Suriel 45 364 45 7 1 .983 9.09 11 47 25 35%
Mike Lopez-Cao 15 93 7 1 0 .990 6.67 2 17 4 19%
Chad Spear 7 35 1 1 0 .973 5.14 1 5 1 17%
Mike McGehee 6 43 5 1 0 .980 8.00 0 12 3 20%
Martin Guzman 5 35 4 1 1 .975 7.80 4 2 4 67%
Andres Cruz 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0 1 0 0%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Robert Berns 52 451 52 10 34 .981 9.67
Mike McGehee 20 134 5 0 8 1.000 6.95
Chad Spear 1 7 0 0 1 1.000 7.00
Miguel Suriel 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jared Sandberg 40 73 127 9 25 .957 5.00
Luis Cruz 17 19 31 4 3 .926 2.94
Eric Benavidez 11 19 38 1 6 .983 5.18
Andres Cruz 1 2 4 1 0 .857 6.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doug Johnson 33 19 50 16 2 .812 2.09
Jared Sandberg 18 11 31 4 0 .913 2.33
Eric Benavidez 11 10 20 2 2 .938 2.73
Miguel Suriel 10 2 18 2 2 .909 2.00
Tony Pigott 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Hoover 65 111 199 33 35 .904 4.77
Eric Benavidez 6 6 10 1 2 .941 2.67
Luis Cruz 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Wilder 34 0.00
Tony Pigott 23 0.00
Eric Benavidez 15 0.00
Jeison Arias 4 0.00
Miguel Suriel 2 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sandy Garcia 57 0.00
Tony Pigott 19 0.00
Eric Benavidez 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Neuberger 65 0.00
Tony Pigott 5 0.00
Jeison Arias 1 0.00
Eric Benavidez 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Neuberger 65 115 11 5 2 .962 1.94
Sandy Garcia 57 91 2 8 0 .921 1.63
Tony Pigott 44 65 6 1 1 .986 1.61
Paul Wilder 34 41 0 5 0 .891 1.21
Eric Benavidez 17 20 1 0 0 1.000 1.24
Jeison Arias 4 3 0 3 0 .500 0.75
Miguel Suriel 2 3 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Carter 26 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.31
John Box 25 5 9 1 3 .933 0.56
Matt Pruett 24 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.13
Delvin James 20 5 12 2 0 .895 0.85
Victor Zambrano 20 1 2 1 0 .750 0.15
Chris Mason 19 5 4 0 0 1.000 0.47
Toby McDermott 17 3 3 0 0 1.000 0.35
Travis Phelps 14 6 6 0 1 1.000 0.86
Ronni Severino 14 4 13 2 0 .895 1.21
Chris Wright 14 5 6 1 0 .917 0.79
Roger Carter 13 4 6 2 0 .833 0.77
Ed Kofler 13 0 7 2 2 .778 0.54
Chris Reynolds 12 5 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Julio DeLeon 11 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.64
Marquis Roberts 3 0 6 0 1 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jeison Arias 18 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Sep 27, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Eric Benavidez 21 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Mar 2, 1976 Midland, TX, US
Robert Berns 22 R L 6' 1.0" 200 Oct 18, 1974 Santa Clara, CA, US
John Box 22 R L 6' 3.0" 180 Apr 30, 1975 Houston, TX, US
Chris Carter 23 R R 6' 4.0" 192 May 15, 1974 Torrance, CA, US
Roger Carter 18 R R 6' 2.0" 214 Aug 17, 1978 Muskogee, OK, US
Andres Cruz 20 R R 5' 11.0" 174 Jun 11, 1977 Ponce, PR
Luis Cruz 20 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 21, 1977 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Julio DeLeon 21 R R 6' 5.0" 198 Nov 19, 1975 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Sandy Garcia 18 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Feb 19, 1979 Bani, Peravia, DO
Martin Guzman 20 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Apr 23, 1977 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Paul Hoover 21 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Apr 14, 1976 Columbus, OH, US
Delvin James 19 R R 6' 4.0" 222 Jan 3, 1978 Nacogdoches, TX, US
Doug Johnson 19 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Oct 27, 1977 Gainesville, FL, US
Ed Kofler 19 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 23, 1977 Queens, NY, US
Mike Lopez-Cao 21 L R 5' 9.0" 187 Aug 14, 1975 Cienfuegos, Cienfuegos, CU
Chris Mason 22 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Nov 26, 1974 Montgomery, AL, US
Toby McDermott 21 L L 6' 2.0" 200 Sep 25, 1975 Seattle, WA, US
Mike McGehee 21 S R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 15, 1975 Springfield, MO, US
Scott Neuberger 19 R R 6' 3.0" 227 Aug 14, 1977 Pasadena, MD, US
Travis Phelps 19 R R 6' 2.0" 165 Jul 25, 1977 Neosho, MO, US
Tony Pigott 21 R R 6' 1.0" 194 Jun 13, 1976 Wilmington, NC, US
Matt Pruett 22 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Nov 23, 1974 Snyder, TX, US
Chris Reynolds 21 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Feb 16, 1976 Joplin, MO, US
Marquis Roberts 17 L L 5' 11.0" 186 Aug 29, 1979 Exeter, CA, US
Jared Sandberg 19 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Mar 2, 1978 Olympia, WA, US
Ronni Severino 21 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 6, 1975 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Chad Spear 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 13, 1976 Austin, TX, US
Miguel Suriel 20 R R 6' 0.0" 208 Nov 15, 1976 La Vega, La Vega, DO
Paul Wilder 19 L R 6' 4.0" 250 Jan 9, 1978 Raleigh, NC, US
Chris Wright 20 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 6, 1977 Durant, OK, US
Victor Zambrano 21 S R 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 6, 1975 Los Teques, Miranda, VE

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