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1988 Watertown Pirates

1988 > Class Short-Season A > 1988 New York-Pennsylvania League (McNamara)
Overall: 35-39
Scored 348 runs, Allowed 352 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 37-37

Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates-NL
Manager: Stan Cliburn
Represented: Watertown, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1987 / 1989

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 Fernando Arguelles 19 30 79 68 6 16 2 0 0 7 2 0 8 17 .235 .325 .265 .589 18 1 2 0 1
2 Bryan Arnold 22 37 105 94 13 17 1 2 2 16 3 0 9 36 .181 .250 .298 .548 28 0 1 1 0
3 Jay Bluthardt* 23 15 45 39 3 12 3 0 0 4 1 1 4 5 .308 .386 .385 .771 15 1 1 0 0
4 Ken Buksa 22 44 148 136 11 36 6 1 0 12 4 1 7 19 .265 .301 .324 .625 44 1 2 2 0
5 Scott Cowley 21 20 72 57 13 13 2 0 0 8 1 1 14 18 .228 .389 .263 .652 15 1 0 0 1
6 Ralph Denkenberger* 21 60 215 199 26 53 9 3 1 30 10 3 11 43 .266 .307 .357 .664 71 2 0 3 1
7 Chris Estep 21 71 285 232 50 55 7 3 9 34 25 5 42 72 .237 .367 .409 .777 95 7 2 2 1
8 Mike Huyler 19 42 97 87 6 14 2 0 0 4 3 0 3 12 .161 .223 .184 .407 16 4 3 0 0
9 Deron Johnson 21 8 26 22 3 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 4 .045 .192 .045 .238 1 1 0 0 0
10 Domingo Merejo* 22 67 281 257 44 64 9 7 9 33 16 3 16 52 .249 .302 .444 .746 114 5 0 3 0
11 Steve Montejano 22 6 14 14 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .071 .071 .071 .143 1 0 0 0 0
12 Darwin Pennye 21 72 306 274 41 86 10 3 3 30 22 7 27 41 .314 .373 .405 .778 111 1 0 4 3
13 Mickey Peyton 23 28 72 69 8 14 0 0 0 4 6 0 1 21 .203 .214 .203 .417 14 0 2 0 0
14 Paul Spalt 22 59 237 182 23 35 6 0 0 10 15 8 42 34 .192 .345 .225 .570 41 1 11 1 1
15 Mike Stevanus# 21 24 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
16 Dave Stone 22 19 56 49 6 12 2 0 1 11 0 0 5 15 .245 .321 .347 .668 17 1 0 1 0
17 Michael Valla? -- 16 22 20 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 5 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 1 0 0 0
18 Tim Wakefield 21 54 192 159 24 30 6 2 3 20 3 3 25 57 .189 .328 .308 .636 49 8 0 0 0
19 John Wehner 21 70 293 265 41 73 6 0 3 31 18 6 21 39 .275 .329 .332 .661 88 2 1 4 0
20 Flavio Williams 20 59 199 168 19 46 6 0 0 22 9 4 20 17 .274 .352 .310 .662 52 2 6 3 0
21 John Young 23 16 48 43 5 6 1 0 1 3 1 0 3 17 .140 .208 .233 .441 10 1 0 1 0
21 Players 21.2 74 2793 2435 348 584 78 21 32 281 141 42 262 525 .240 .321 .329 .649 800 40 31 25 8
* - 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 Joe Ausanio 22 2 4 .333 1.32 28 0 23 0 0 13 47.2 29 10 7 1 27 5 56 3 0 3 1.175 5.5 0.2 5.1 10.6 2.07
2 Steve Buckholz 21 2 1 .667 1.96 18 0 11 0 0 3 36.2 27 17 8 1 28 4 33 4 2 5 1.500 6.6 0.2 6.9 8.1 1.18
3 Rod Byerly* 22 1 1 .500 3.60 2 2 0 0 0 0 10.0 14 5 4 0 1 0 8 0 0 0 1.500 12.6 0.0 0.9 7.2 8.00
4 Rodger Castner 22 1 5 .167 6.03 9 8 1 1 0 0 37.1 47 36 25 3 25 0 39 4 2 3 1.929 11.3 0.7 6.0 9.4 1.56
5 Joel Forrest* 22 5 4 .556 4.89 10 10 0 1 0 0 57.0 55 35 31 2 33 0 35 4 0 4 1.544 8.7 0.3 5.2 5.5 1.06
6 Tim Holmes 23 2 3 .400 5.29 16 7 5 0 0 2 49.1 54 37 29 3 17 0 51 6 3 2 1.439 9.9 0.5 3.1 9.3 3.00
7 Mark Koller 21 2 2 .500 5.16 11 8 2 0 0 0 45.1 49 32 26 2 30 2 20 2 3 4 1.743 9.7 0.4 6.0 4.0 0.67
8 Craig Lewis 23 1 3 .250 6.91 11 4 3 0 0 0 28.2 31 28 22 3 20 1 30 0 0 1 1.779 9.7 0.9 6.3 9.4 1.50
9 Dan Nielsen 22 0 2 .000 6.00 14 1 6 0 0 0 27.0 29 22 18 0 24 4 29 2 3 2 1.963 9.7 0.0 8.0 9.7 1.21
10 Keith Richardson 21 6 1 .857 1.21 8 6 1 0 0 0 44.2 29 11 6 0 8 0 35 2 0 2 0.828 5.8 0.0 1.6 7.1 4.38
11 Ernesto Santana 22 2 1 .667 6.10 12 3 4 0 0 0 20.2 19 18 14 1 25 1 20 1 1 4 2.129 8.3 0.4 10.9 8.7 0.80
12 Mike Stevanus 21 2 1 .667 2.55 23 0 6 0 0 0 42.1 28 12 12 2 15 0 41 1 0 1 1.016 6.0 0.4 3.2 8.7 2.73
13 Tom Studstill 23 2 4 .333 3.69 8 8 0 1 0 0 53.2 50 27 22 2 22 0 30 2 3 5 1.342 8.4 0.3 3.7 5.0 1.36
14 Randy Tomlin* 22 7 5 .583 2.18 15 15 0 5 2 0 103.1 75 31 25 4 25 1 87 6 2 4 0.968 6.5 0.3 2.2 7.6 3.48
15 Bobby Underwood* 21 0 2 .000 5.84 19 2 4 0 0 1 37.0 34 31 24 1 29 0 41 4 1 7 1.703 8.3 0.2 7.1 10.0 1.41
15 Players 21.9 35 39 .473 3.84 74 74 66 8 3 19 640.2 570 352 273 25 329 18 555 41 20 47 1.403 8.0 0.4 4.6 7.8 1.69
* - 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
Ken Buksa 41 278 29 4 3 .987 7.49 14
Bryan Arnold 27 175 15 4 3 .979 7.04 11
Michael Valla 11 28 4 1 0 .970 2.91 1
Fernando Arguelles 10 71 9 5 1 .941 8.00 4

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tim Wakefield 44 377 25 8 29 .980 9.14
Ralph Denkenberger 34 222 14 10 17 .959 6.94
Bryan Arnold 4 7 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
Dave Stone 1 10 0 0 1 1.000 10.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Huyler 41 56 65 5 12 .960 2.95
Flavio Williams 41 68 83 7 16 .956 3.68
Mickey Peyton 9 12 18 2 3 .938 3.33
Steve Montejano 4 4 6 1 1 .909 2.50
Paul Spalt 3 5 7 0 2 1.000 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Wehner 70 65 137 17 14 .922 2.89
Dave Stone 6 1 7 5 0 .615 1.33
Bryan Arnold 4 1 2 1 0 .750 0.75
Mike Huyler 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Spalt 56 102 152 21 28 .924 4.54
Flavio Williams 24 17 32 8 5 .860 2.04
Steve Montejano 2 1 4 1 1 .833 2.50

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Estep 69 135 11 8 2 .948 2.12
Darwin Pennye 66 117 6 6 3 .953 1.86
Domingo Merejo 50 67 11 7 1 .918 1.56
Scott Cowley 18 42 2 0 0 1.000 2.44
Mickey Peyton 12 14 2 0 0 1.000 1.33
John Young 9 11 1 0 0 1.000 1.33
Deron Johnson 6 5 0 0 0 1.000 0.83
Jay Bluthardt 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Ausanio 28 0 8 0 1 1.000 0.29
Mike Stevanus 23 3 2 1 0 .833 0.22
Bobby Underwood 19 1 4 1 0 .833 0.26
Steve Buckholz 18 1 8 0 2 1.000 0.50
Tim Holmes 16 4 11 1 2 .938 0.94
Randy Tomlin 15 7 22 3 2 .906 1.93
Dan Nielsen 14 2 2 1 0 .800 0.29
Ernesto Santana 12 0 0 0 0 0.00
Mark Koller 11 0 7 1 1 .875 0.64
Craig Lewis 11 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.55
Joel Forrest 10 4 18 1 0 .957 2.20
Rodger Castner 9 2 6 2 1 .800 0.89
Keith Richardson 8 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.75
Tom Studstill 8 1 4 1 2 .833 0.63
Rod Byerly 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Fernando Arguelles 19 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 16, 1969 La Habana, La Habana, CU
Bryan Arnold 22 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Jun 3, 1966
Joe Ausanio 22 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Dec 9, 1965 Kingston, NY, US
Jay Bluthardt 23 L R 5' 10.0" 180 May 24, 1965
Steve Buckholz 21 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 31, 1966 San Francisco, CA, US
Ken Buksa 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 May 1, 1966 Chicago, IL, US
Rod Byerly 22 L 6' 0.0" 180 May 22, 1966
Rodger Castner 22 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Apr 21, 1966
Scott Cowley 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Aug 4, 1966
Ralph Denkenberger 21 L L 6' 4.0" 193 Mar 8, 1967
Chris Estep 21 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 23, 1966
Joel Forrest 22 L 6' 4.0" 215 Sep 20, 1965
Tim Holmes 23 R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 29, 1964
Mike Huyler 19 R R 6' 1.0" 165 Jul 21, 1968 Huntington Beach, CA, US
Deron Johnson 21 R R 6' 2.0" 189 Oct 27, 1966
Mark Koller 21 R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 29, 1966
Craig Lewis 23 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Jan 31, 1965 Los Angeles, CA, US
Domingo Merejo 22 L L 5' 11.0" 157 Feb 11, 1966
Steve Montejano 22 R R 5' 10.0" 165 1966
Dan Nielsen 22 R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 31, 1965 Detroit, MI, US
Darwin Pennye 21 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 30, 1966
Mickey Peyton 23 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Sep 28, 1964
Keith Richardson 21 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jan 24, 1967 Statesboro, GA, US
Ernesto Santana 22 R 6' 0.0" 175 Oct 15, 1965
Paul Spalt 22 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 14, 1966
Mike Stevanus 21 S R 6' 0.0" 172 Jul 11, 1966
Dave Stone 22 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Dec 8, 1965
Tom Studstill 23 R 6' 1.0" 188 Jun 28, 1965
Randy Tomlin 22 L L 5' 11.0" 179 Jun 14, 1966 Bainbridge, MD, US
Bobby Underwood 21 L L 6' 1.0" 172 Aug 10, 1966
Michael Valla -- Unknown
Tim Wakefield 21 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Aug 2, 1966 Melbourne, FL, US
John Wehner 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 29, 1967 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Flavio Williams 20 R R 5' 10.0" 155 May 7, 1968
John Young 23 R R 6' 1.0" 182 Dec 16, 1964

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