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2007 Kane County Cougars

2007 > Class A > 2007 Midwest League (West)
Overall: 63-76
Scored 589 runs, Allowed 593 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-70

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL-working agrmnt
Manager: Aaron Nieckula
Represented: Geneva, IL
Ballpark: Philip B. Elfstrom Stadium (Geneva, IL)
Attendance: 468,869
Other Years: 2006 / 2008

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 Michael Affronti 23 78 325 295 38 78 15 0 5 29 8 2 18 48 .264 .313 .366 .680 108 12 4 6 2 1
2 David Castillo 25 13 56 46 3 14 1 0 0 3 0 0 9 9 .304 .429 .326 .755 15 0 1 0 0 0
3 Larry Cobb 21 80 323 275 46 58 10 1 4 31 10 5 41 53 .211 .320 .298 .618 82 4 4 1 2 0
4 Sean Doolittle* 20 55 222 193 23 45 10 0 4 29 1 0 24 40 .233 .320 .347 .667 67 4 2 0 3 0
5 Greg Dowling* 23 124 512 451 60 118 15 1 13 78 1 1 49 66 .262 .341 .386 .726 174 12 7 1 4 2
6 Samuel Hernandez 22 31 113 95 13 21 5 0 0 7 3 2 15 25 .221 .339 .274 .613 26 3 2 1 0 0
7 Josh Horton* 21 38 157 122 28 34 6 0 1 15 3 1 28 27 .279 .417 .352 .769 43 3 3 1 3 1
8 Todd Johnson* 22 104 416 372 45 90 16 1 6 48 3 1 35 85 .242 .313 .339 .652 126 11 5 1 3 0
9 Mike Massaro* 23 129 554 490 62 140 17 1 1 35 13 11 58 81 .286 .362 .331 .693 162 6 2 2 2 0
10 Ramiro Mendez 22 37 132 120 15 24 7 0 2 15 0 0 11 33 .200 .265 .308 .573 37 4 0 0 1 0
11 Jermaine Mitchell* 22 122 513 431 79 124 20 5 8 58 24 8 74 115 .288 .390 .413 .803 178 4 1 3 4 2
12 Isaac Omura* 23 33 122 108 6 21 4 0 0 11 0 0 10 20 .194 .264 .231 .496 25 3 1 1 2 0
13 Haas Pratt 25 66 244 215 27 48 9 0 10 28 0 3 22 62 .223 .309 .405 .713 87 6 5 1 1 1
14 Gustavo Rosendo 21 68 241 222 11 48 8 0 1 18 2 2 14 32 .216 .264 .266 .529 59 13 1 2 2 0
15 Jake Smith 24 37 153 133 14 39 10 0 1 6 0 1 16 23 .293 .382 .391 .773 52 3 3 1 0 0
16 Matt Smith 21 38 149 122 16 25 6 0 1 8 1 0 21 29 .205 .338 .279 .617 34 2 4 1 1 0
17 Matthew Sulentic* 19 56 222 206 14 36 6 0 1 16 2 0 13 37 .175 .234 .218 .453 45 4 3 0 0 0
18 Alex Valdez# 22 111 438 397 55 105 24 6 10 60 6 4 34 84 .264 .321 .431 .752 171 7 1 2 4 0
19 Christian Vitters* 22 86 320 286 34 65 14 1 5 29 3 1 30 81 .227 .304 .336 .640 96 7 2 1 1 1
19 Players 22.1 139 5212 4579 589 1133 203 16 73 524 80 42 522 950 .247 .329 .347 .675 1587 108 51 25 35 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 Andrew Bailey 23 1 4 .200 3.35 11 10 1 1 0 0 51.0 42 25 19 6 22 1 74 3 0 2 218 1.255 7.4 1.1 3.9 13.1 3.36
2 Travis Banwart 21 2 1 .667 2.60 12 6 3 0 0 1 45.0 36 21 13 2 10 0 41 0 0 2 185 1.022 7.2 0.4 2.0 8.2 4.10
3 Trevor Cahill 19 11 4 .733 2.73 20 19 0 0 0 0 105.1 85 38 32 3 40 1 117 9 0 8 437 1.187 7.3 0.3 3.4 10.0 2.93
4 Andrew Carignan 20 1 1 .500 2.02 12 0 10 0 0 4 13.1 6 7 3 0 11 1 19 0 0 4 57 1.275 4.0 0.0 7.4 12.8 1.73
5 Pat Currin 23 0 0 3.14 8 0 2 0 0 1 14.1 11 5 5 0 6 1 17 2 0 1 61 1.186 6.9 0.0 3.8 10.7 2.83
6 Scott Deal 20 7 10 .412 4.29 27 25 0 1 0 0 149.0 183 82 71 10 38 1 74 10 2 3 655 1.483 11.1 0.6 2.3 4.5 1.95
7 Inoel Deaza 21 0 6 .000 6.65 13 5 7 0 0 0 43.1 57 32 32 8 13 1 36 5 0 1 197 1.615 11.8 1.7 2.7 7.5 2.77
8 Sam Demel 21 0 1 .000 0.96 9 0 8 0 0 4 9.1 3 2 1 0 4 1 10 0 0 2 34 0.750 2.9 0.0 3.9 9.6 2.50
9 Branden Dewing* 23 0 1 .000 0.64 19 0 8 0 0 2 28.0 25 3 2 0 8 1 24 0 0 2 119 1.179 8.0 0.0 2.6 7.7 3.00
10 Jason Fernandez 22 8 2 .800 2.77 31 11 8 1 0 2 110.2 82 39 34 5 46 0 99 7 0 2 451 1.157 6.7 0.4 3.7 8.1 2.15
11 T.J. Franco 24 2 2 .500 2.67 17 0 8 0 0 2 33.2 33 12 10 1 7 0 24 1 0 2 138 1.188 8.8 0.3 1.9 6.4 3.43
12 Derrick Gordon* 23 3 3 .500 2.10 30 0 18 0 0 7 51.1 28 15 12 5 20 1 52 2 5 2 203 0.935 4.9 0.9 3.5 9.1 2.60
13 John Herrera 24 2 8 .200 4.89 21 11 5 0 0 0 88.1 99 53 48 5 41 1 51 5 0 21 400 1.585 10.1 0.5 4.2 5.2 1.24
14 Jim Heuser* 23 11 8 .579 4.12 27 26 0 2 1 0 155.0 150 82 71 19 41 0 147 10 5 8 650 1.232 8.7 1.1 2.4 8.5 3.59
15 Craig Italiano 20 0 3 .000 12.71 6 6 0 0 0 0 17.0 32 25 24 3 16 0 24 2 0 1 97 2.824 16.9 1.6 8.5 12.7 1.50
16 Ronald Madej* 24 0 2 .000 4.50 10 0 4 0 0 0 16.0 18 9 8 1 12 0 15 0 0 1 76 1.875 10.1 0.6 6.8 8.4 1.25
17 Scott Moore 23 1 4 .200 3.90 41 1 22 0 0 11 60.0 53 33 26 4 36 5 60 2 1 3 269 1.483 8.0 0.6 5.4 9.0 1.67
18 Joey Newby 25 0 3 .000 8.59 9 0 7 0 0 0 14.2 23 16 14 1 8 2 12 2 0 3 78 2.114 14.1 0.6 4.9 7.4 1.50
19 Joe Piekarz* 25 1 3 .250 6.75 8 1 3 0 0 0 17.1 22 17 13 2 9 0 12 1 1 2 85 1.788 11.4 1.0 4.7 6.2 1.33
20 Haas Pratt 25 0 0 1.59 4 0 4 0 0 0 5.2 5 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 24 1.235 7.9 0.0 3.2 0.0 0.00
21 Shane Presutti 22 0 0 7.94 4 0 2 0 0 0 5.2 9 5 5 0 4 0 3 0 0 6 30 2.294 14.3 0.0 6.4 4.8 0.75
22 Henry Rodriguez 20 6 8 .429 3.07 20 18 1 1 0 0 99.2 75 38 34 2 58 0 106 4 0 13 419 1.334 6.8 0.2 5.2 9.6 1.83
23 Eric Sheridan 23 4 1 .800 3.91 15 0 6 0 0 0 23.0 23 11 10 3 18 1 30 2 0 4 109 1.783 9.0 1.2 7.0 11.7 1.67
24 Derek Tharpe* 25 0 0 6.35 6 0 1 0 0 0 11.1 14 10 8 1 2 0 8 2 0 2 52 1.412 11.1 0.8 1.6 6.4 4.00
25 Nick Walters* 21 3 1 .750 1.78 13 0 5 0 0 1 25.1 25 12 5 2 4 0 23 2 0 2 107 1.145 8.9 0.7 1.4 8.2 5.75
25 Players 22.0 63 76 .453 3.73 139 139 133 6 11 35 1193.1 1139 593 494 83 476 18 1078 71 14 97 5151 1.353 8.6 0.6 3.6 8.1 2.26
* - 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
Gustavo Rosendo 62 482 37 12 4 .977 8.37 12 61 39 39%
Matt Smith 38 278 14 4 1 .986 7.68 7 32 15 32%
Jake Smith 31 242 21 4 4 .985 8.48 6 31 13 30%
David Castillo 11 104 7 1 2 .991 10.09 0 4 3 43%
Haas Pratt 2 6 1 0 0 1.000 3.50 1 4 0 0%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Greg Dowling 73 536 39 6 56 .990 7.88
Sean Doolittle 50 382 49 3 36 .993 8.62
Haas Pratt 17 126 5 3 7 .978 7.71
Christian Vitters 5 30 3 1 0 .971 6.60
Gustavo Rosendo 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Cobb 71 141 164 14 42 .956 4.30
Isaac Omura 27 39 66 5 15 .955 3.89
Alex Valdez 21 32 46 2 7 .975 3.71
Samuel Hernandez 11 14 19 0 4 1.000 3.00
Michael Affronti 6 12 22 1 9 .971 5.67
Christian Vitters 5 11 14 1 4 .962 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Christian Vitters 67 53 97 14 6 .915 2.24
Alex Valdez 62 27 100 14 7 .901 2.05
Samuel Hernandez 14 13 25 6 3 .864 2.71
Isaac Omura 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Michael Affronti 70 114 216 13 46 .962 4.71
Josh Horton 38 42 80 7 15 .946 3.21
Alex Valdez 25 29 55 8 12 .913 3.36
Christian Vitters 6 8 18 3 8 .897 4.33
Samuel Hernandez 5 3 7 4 1 .714 2.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Johnson 72 111 6 3 1 .975 1.63
Matthew Sulentic 44 64 1 3 0 .956 1.48
Jermaine Mitchell 17 29 0 1 0 .967 1.71
Ramiro Mendez 7 6 2 0 0 1.000 1.14
Mike Massaro 3 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.67

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Massaro 88 184 7 1 4 .995 2.17
Jermaine Mitchell 45 83 2 1 1 .988 1.89
Larry Cobb 4 8 0 1 0 .889 2.00
Todd Johnson 3 9 0 0 0 1.000 3.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jermaine Mitchell 55 103 6 3 3 .973 1.98
Mike Massaro 33 65 3 0 0 1.000 2.06
Ramiro Mendez 28 65 3 2 0 .971 2.43
Todd Johnson 16 25 2 0 2 1.000 1.69
Matthew Sulentic 9 19 0 0 0 1.000 2.11

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Moore 41 5 4 1 0 .900 0.22
Jason Fernandez 31 9 13 1 1 .957 0.71
Derrick Gordon 30 0 10 0 0 1.000 0.33
Scott Deal 27 14 14 5 2 .848 1.04
Jim Heuser 27 3 30 2 0 .943 1.22
John Herrera 21 8 9 2 0 .895 0.81
Trevor Cahill 20 5 28 3 2 .917 1.65
Henry Rodriguez 20 10 18 2 0 .933 1.40
Branden Dewing 19 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.26
T.J. Franco 17 0 9 1 0 .900 0.53
Eric Sheridan 15 2 5 1 1 .875 0.47
Inoel Deaza 13 0 4 1 1 .800 0.31
Nick Walters 13 0 7 0 0 1.000 0.54
Travis Banwart 12 5 5 1 0 .909 0.83
Andrew Carignan 12 2 1 1 0 .750 0.25
Andrew Bailey 11 3 7 2 0 .833 0.91
Ronald Madej 10 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.10
Sam Demel 9 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.22
Joey Newby 9 0 1 1 0 .500 0.11
Pat Currin 8 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.75
Joe Piekarz 8 2 0 2 0 .500 0.25
Craig Italiano 6 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Derek Tharpe 6 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.50
Haas Pratt 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25
Shane Presutti 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Michael Affronti 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 13, 1984 Brooklyn, NY, US 2007-04-05 2007-07-24
Andrew Bailey 23 R R 6' 3.0" 240 May 31, 1984 Voorhees, NJ, US 2007-05-06 2007-07-01
Travis Banwart 21 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Feb 14, 1986 Wichita, KS, US 2007-07-04 2007-09-02
Trevor Cahill 19 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Mar 1, 1988 Oceanside, CA, US 2007-05-13 2007-08-30
Andrew Carignan 20 R R 5' 11.0" 235 Jul 23, 1986 New London, CT, US 2007-07-21 2007-08-31
David Castillo 25 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Sep 15, 1981 Corpus Christi, TX, US 2007-06-02 2007-06-17
Larry Cobb 21 R R 5' 9.0" 179 Jul 10, 1985 Bradenton, FL, US 2007-04-18 2007-09-03
Pat Currin 23 R R 6' 0.0" 188 May 12, 1984 Durham, NC, US 2007-04-05 2007-04-27
Scott Deal 20 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Dec 11, 1986 Tacoma, WA, US 2007-04-05 2007-08-31
Inoel Deaza 21 R R 6' 2.0" 180 May 10, 1986 Mao, Valverde, DO 2007-04-07 2007-07-02
Sam Demel 21 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Oct 23, 1985 Channelview, TX, US 2007-08-05 2007-09-02
Branden Dewing 23 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 1, 1984 Modesto, CA, US 2007-04-05 2007-06-08
Sean Doolittle 20 L L 6' 3.0" 210 Sep 26, 1986 Rapid City, SD, US 2007-07-03 2007-09-03
Greg Dowling 23 L L 6' 3.0" 231 Nov 15, 1983 Marietta, GA, US 2007-04-05 2007-09-03
Jason Fernandez 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 8, 1985 Baton Rouge, LA, US 2007-04-09 2007-08-30
T.J. Franco 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jun 28, 1983 Tarzana, CA, US 2007-04-05 2007-06-09
Derrick Gordon 23 S L 5' 10.0" 190 Oct 16, 1983 Beaumont, TX, US 2007-05-10 2007-09-03
Samuel Hernandez 22 R R 5' 10.0" 162 Sep 9, 1984 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 2007-06-02 2007-07-22
John Herrera 24 R R 6' 6.0" 195 Mar 8, 1983 Redlands, CA, US 2007-04-10 2007-08-02
Jim Heuser 23 L L 6' 5.0" 215 Mar 30, 1984 Spring Valley, IL, US 2007-04-09 2007-09-03
Josh Horton 21 L R 6' 2.0" 215 Feb 19, 1986 Chapel Hill, NC, US 2007-07-26 2007-09-03
Craig Italiano 20 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 22, 1986 Cleveland, OH, US 2007-04-18 2007-05-14
Todd Johnson 22 L L 6' 1.0" 202 Dec 17, 1984 Jackson, MS, US 2007-04-15 2007-09-03
Ronald Madej 24 L L 6' 2.0" 210 May 23, 1983 Omaha, NE, US 2007-04-07 2007-05-09
Mike Massaro 23 L L 5' 11.0" 185 Apr 15, 1984 Pueblo, CO, US 2007-04-05 2007-09-02
Ramiro Mendez 22 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Apr 14, 1985 Barahona, Barahona, DO 2007-06-23 2007-09-03
Jermaine Mitchell 22 L L 6' 0.0" 215 Nov 2, 1984 Naples, TX, US 2007-04-05 2007-09-02
Scott Moore 23 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Dec 4, 1983 Houston, TX, US 2007-04-09 2007-09-02
Joey Newby 25 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 8, 1982 Soldotna, AK, US 2007-04-07 2007-05-07
Isaac Omura 23 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 21, 1984 Honolulu, HI, US 2007-04-05 2007-05-30
Joe Piekarz 25 R L 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 1, 1982 Elmhurst, IL, US 2007-04-09 2007-05-08
Haas Pratt 25 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Sep 17, 1981 Wheat Ridge, CO, US 2007-04-05 2007-09-03
Shane Presutti 22 R R 6' 3.0" 187 Nov 29, 1984 Southbridge, MA, US 2007-05-31 2007-06-24
Henry Rodriguez 20 R R 6' 1.0" 225 Feb 25, 1987 Santa Barbara, Zulia, VE 2007-05-12 2007-09-01
Gustavo Rosendo 21 R R 6' 0.0" 242 Mar 1, 1986 Carabobo, VE 2007-04-14 2007-09-03
Eric Sheridan 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Sep 22, 1983 Mundelein, IL, US 2007-07-08 2007-09-02
Jake Smith 24 R R 6' 0.0" 214 Jun 5, 1983 Greensboro, NC, US 2007-04-05 2007-05-29
Matt Smith 21 R R 5' 11.0" 215 Jan 30, 1986 Plano, TX, US 2007-06-25 2007-09-02
Matthew Sulentic 19 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Oct 6, 1987 Voorhees, NJ, US 2007-04-05 2007-06-16
Derek Tharpe 25 L L 5' 11.0" 188 Oct 30, 1981 Knoxville, TN, US 2007-06-13 2007-07-06
Alex Valdez 22 S R 6' 1.0" 160 Sep 2, 1984 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO 2007-04-05 2007-09-03
Christian Vitters 22 L R 6' 3.0" 201 Jun 26, 1985 Anaheim, CA, US 2007-04-05 2007-09-03
Nick Walters 21 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Sep 30, 1985 Phoenix, AZ, US 2007-07-06 2007-09-01

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