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1997 Wichita Wranglers

1997 > Class AA > 1997 Texas League (West)
Overall: 64-76
Scored 723 runs, Allowed 781 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-75

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: Ron Johnson
Represented: Wichita, KS
Ballpark: Lawrence-Dumont Stadium (Wichita, KS)
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 Ramy Brooks 27 56 164 140 19 32 5 0 4 16 2 2 19 45 .229 .335 .350 .685 49 2 4 0 1 0
2 Jimmie Byington 23 92 220 196 30 46 8 0 2 16 5 6 15 39 .235 .300 .306 .606 60 3 4 3 2 0
3 Jeremy Carr 26 91 403 340 76 104 19 1 8 40 39 8 50 53 .306 .408 .438 .846 149 4 9 3 1 1
4 Joe De Berry* 27 30 93 82 9 20 5 0 1 5 3 0 10 20 .244 .333 .341 .675 28 0 1 0 0 3
5 Lino Diaz 26 92 325 289 36 82 26 3 2 51 3 6 23 27 .284 .348 .415 .763 120 7 7 3 3 0
6 Sal Fasano 25 40 161 131 27 31 5 0 13 27 0 2 20 35 .237 .360 .573 .933 75 2 7 0 3 0
7 Jeremy Giambi* 22 74 322 268 50 86 15 1 11 52 4 4 44 47 .321 .422 .507 .930 136 7 6 0 4 3
8 Raul Gonzalez 23 129 501 452 66 129 30 4 13 74 12 8 36 52 .285 .335 .456 .791 206 12 2 3 8 0
9 Chris Hatcher 28 11 47 42 7 11 0 0 5 7 1 0 4 16 .262 .340 .619 .959 26 0 1 0 0 0
10 Mendy Lopez 23 101 406 357 56 83 16 3 5 42 7 5 36 70 .232 .304 .336 .640 120 8 3 5 5 0
11 Sean McNally 24 18 64 53 9 13 4 0 0 2 1 2 11 12 .245 .375 .321 .696 17 2 0 0 0 0
12 Tony Medrano 22 108 389 349 45 86 9 1 4 42 8 2 26 32 .246 .297 .312 .610 109 10 1 9 4 1
13 Carlos Mendez 23 129 535 507 72 165 32 1 12 90 4 7 19 43 .325 .346 .464 .809 235 19 1 0 8 2
14 Mark Merchant# 28 49 174 147 27 50 9 0 9 38 0 1 23 35 .340 .431 .585 1.016 86 3 2 0 2 0
15 Rod Myers* 24 4 19 16 3 5 2 0 0 3 0 1 3 3 .313 .421 .438 .859 7 0 0 0 0 0
16 Sergio Nunez 22 34 144 137 18 38 1 1 1 11 12 3 6 17 .277 .308 .321 .629 44 3 0 1 0 0
17 Hector Ortiz 27 59 209 180 20 45 3 0 1 25 1 2 21 15 .250 .332 .283 .615 51 10 2 4 2 0
18 Kit Pellow 23 68 269 241 40 60 12 1 10 41 5 2 21 72 .249 .311 .432 .742 104 5 2 2 3 1
19 Kinnis Pledger* 28 12 42 37 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 5 14 .081 .190 .162 .353 6 0 0 0 0 0
20 Mark Quinn 23 26 114 96 26 36 13 0 2 19 1 1 15 19 .375 .474 .573 1.047 55 2 3 0 0 0
21 Al Shirley# 23 81 267 240 31 65 10 1 4 25 9 7 21 92 .271 .332 .371 .703 89 3 2 2 2 1
22 Steve Sisco 27 55 209 182 34 52 8 2 3 24 3 1 24 29 .286 .365 .401 .766 73 5 0 1 2 0
23 Matt Smith* 21 52 192 176 19 40 7 1 1 15 1 0 13 37 .227 .283 .295 .578 52 1 1 1 1 2
23 Players 24.0 140 5269 4658 723 1282 240 21 111 665 121 70 465 824 .275 .345 .407 .752 1897 108 58 37 51 14
* - 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 Bevil 25 0 0 5.62 4 2 2 0 0 0 8.0 11 8 5 0 4 0 10 1 0 1 38 1.875 12.4 0.0 4.5 11.2 2.50
2 Jamie Brewington 25 2 5 .286 6.71 10 10 0 0 0 0 51.0 68 43 38 12 28 0 31 4 0 2 245 1.882 12.0 2.1 4.9 5.5 1.11
3 Dusty Brixey 23 0 4 .000 6.98 5 3 2 0 0 0 19.1 23 15 15 1 9 1 5 4 1 1 92 1.655 10.7 0.5 4.2 2.3 0.56
4 Jimmie Byington 23 0 0 0.00 3 0 2 0 0 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 14 1.333 3.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
5 Kiko Calero 22 11 9 .550 4.44 23 22 0 2 0 0 127.2 120 78 63 15 44 0 100 4 2 2 541 1.285 8.5 1.1 3.1 7.0 2.27
6 Bart Evans 26 1 2 .333 4.59 32 0 22 0 0 6 33.1 45 20 17 4 8 2 28 0 0 1 148 1.590 12.2 1.1 2.2 7.6 3.50
7 Pat Flury 24 8 3 .727 3.56 42 0 19 0 0 5 48.0 47 26 19 4 18 3 47 4 0 1 215 1.354 8.8 0.8 3.4 8.8 2.61
8 Javier Gamboa 23 0 3 .000 8.69 6 6 0 0 0 0 29.0 49 30 28 3 8 0 16 2 0 1 139 1.966 15.2 0.9 2.5 5.0 2.00
9 Tim Grieve 25 3 1 .750 3.38 17 0 4 0 0 1 37.1 30 15 14 3 21 0 36 3 0 4 160 1.366 7.2 0.7 5.1 8.7 1.71
10 Phil Grundy 24 9 11 .450 5.70 28 24 1 2 0 0 156.1 194 108 99 17 53 3 117 6 1 12 712 1.580 11.2 1.0 3.1 6.7 2.21
11 Chris Haney* 28 0 1 .000 2.70 2 2 0 0 0 0 6.2 5 3 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 24 0.750 6.8 1.4 0.0 2.7
12 Allen McDill* 25 0 1 .000 3.12 16 0 7 0 0 3 17.1 18 7 6 0 7 1 14 0 0 1 72 1.442 9.3 0.0 3.6 7.3 2.00
13 Joe Morvay 26 1 2 .333 10.94 9 2 1 0 0 0 26.1 39 32 32 9 7 0 13 1 0 1 118 1.747 13.3 3.1 2.4 4.4 1.86
14 Blaine Mull 20 1 2 .333 6.65 8 8 0 0 0 0 44.2 66 41 33 4 23 0 16 0 1 1 225 1.993 13.3 0.8 4.6 3.2 0.70
15 Steve Olsen 27 2 0 1.000 0.00 3 2 0 0 0 0 14.2 11 1 0 0 2 0 7 0 0 0 56 0.886 6.8 0.0 1.2 4.3 3.50
16 Brad Pennington* 28 0 0 0.75 12 0 8 0 0 3 12.0 7 1 1 0 8 0 14 0 0 3 50 1.250 5.2 0.0 6.0 10.5 1.75
17 Steve Prihoda* 24 0 3 .000 3.24 70 0 32 0 0 10 89.0 87 34 32 3 40 8 68 4 1 3 391 1.427 8.8 0.3 4.0 6.9 1.70
18 Kevin Rawitzer* 26 5 1 .833 5.75 44 9 6 0 0 0 97.0 125 68 62 10 44 4 75 6 1 1 457 1.742 11.6 0.9 4.1 7.0 1.70
19 Matt Saier 24 7 5 .583 4.90 17 17 0 0 0 0 101.0 112 66 55 6 48 4 53 7 0 7 452 1.584 10.0 0.5 4.3 4.7 1.10
20 Jose Santiago 22 2 1 .667 4.00 22 0 8 0 0 3 27.0 32 13 12 1 8 1 12 2 0 0 120 1.481 10.7 0.3 2.7 4.0 1.50
21 Toby Smith 25 2 3 .400 4.91 8 8 0 0 0 0 44.0 49 30 24 7 11 0 29 2 2 4 195 1.364 10.0 1.4 2.2 5.9 2.64
22 Jim Telgheder 26 4 7 .364 6.28 28 12 5 0 0 0 86.0 104 66 60 22 30 4 47 2 0 6 393 1.558 10.9 2.3 3.1 4.9 1.57
23 Robert Toth 24 4 8 .333 5.82 20 9 5 1 0 0 68.0 82 47 44 9 26 2 47 2 0 3 303 1.588 10.9 1.2 3.4 6.2 1.81
24 Jamie Walker* 25 0 1 .000 9.45 5 0 0 0 0 0 6.2 6 8 7 1 5 0 6 2 0 0 32 1.650 8.1 1.4 6.8 8.1 1.20
25 Bryan Wolff 25 1 1 .500 6.52 12 0 8 0 0 1 9.2 18 7 7 2 5 1 8 1 0 1 50 2.379 16.8 1.9 4.7 7.4 1.60
26 Mike Zimmerman 28 1 2 .333 3.67 11 4 3 0 0 0 27.0 21 14 11 2 17 1 11 7 0 2 120 1.407 7.0 0.7 5.7 3.7 0.65
26 Players 24.5 64 76 .457 5.15 140 140 135 5 3 32 1190.0 1370 781 681 136 477 35 815 64 9 58 5362 1.552 10.4 1.0 3.6 6.2 1.71
* - 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
Hector Ortiz 59 340 40 15 0 .962 6.44 3 59 24 29%
Ramy Brooks 47 244 30 6 1 .979 5.83 5 40 16 29%
Sal Fasano 39 217 21 4 4 .983 6.10 5 18 10 36%
Carlos Mendez 8 42 4 1 0 .979 5.75 0 11 1 8%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Mendez 84 738 67 8 67 .990 9.58
Matt Smith 51 448 37 6 41 .988 9.51
Lino Diaz 9 49 6 1 6 .982 6.11
Sal Fasano 2 15 0 0 0 1.000 7.50
Jimmie Byington 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
Jeremy Giambi 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Mark Merchant 1 4 0 0 0 1.000 4.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Medrano 70 129 190 6 40 .982 4.56
Sergio Nunez 33 56 93 9 16 .943 4.52
Steve Sisco 27 50 83 1 18 .993 4.93
Jimmie Byington 17 32 40 2 8 .973 4.24
Lino Diaz 6 14 11 0 4 1.000 4.17

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kit Pellow 65 51 161 24 13 .898 3.26
Lino Diaz 45 22 82 10 8 .912 2.31
Steve Sisco 18 9 35 4 2 .917 2.44
Sean McNally 16 17 24 5 3 .891 2.56

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mendy Lopez 101 193 296 20 59 .961 4.84
Tony Medrano 34 56 100 9 24 .945 4.59
Jimmie Byington 9 11 20 4 5 .886 3.44
Lino Diaz 1 4 2 1 1 .857 6.00
Steve Sisco 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeremy Carr 39 0.00
Jeremy Giambi 20 0.00
Mark Quinn 19 0.00
Al Shirley 19 0.00
Raul Gonzalez 17 0.00
Jimmie Byington 16 0.00
Joe De Berry 10 0.00
Mark Merchant 10 0.00
Steve Sisco 7 0.00
Chris Hatcher 6 0.00
Carlos Mendez 3 0.00
Lino Diaz 1 0.00
Sean McNally 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeremy Carr 52 0.00
Jimmie Byington 39 0.00
Al Shirley 39 0.00
Jeremy Giambi 26 0.00
Rod Myers 4 0.00
Kinnis Pledger 4 0.00
Raul Gonzalez 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raul Gonzalez 87 0.00
Al Shirley 19 0.00
Jeremy Giambi 13 0.00
Joe De Berry 8 0.00
Jeremy Carr 7 0.00
Mark Quinn 7 0.00
Jimmie Byington 5 0.00
Kinnis Pledger 4 0.00
Steve Sisco 4 0.00
Lino Diaz 2 0.00
Mark Merchant 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Raul Gonzalez 101 167 9 14 2 .926 1.74
Jeremy Carr 91 161 10 5 0 .972 1.88
Al Shirley 71 104 6 6 1 .948 1.55
Jimmie Byington 59 75 2 0 1 1.000 1.31
Jeremy Giambi 57 117 2 3 0 .975 2.09
Mark Quinn 26 35 0 1 0 .972 1.35
Joe De Berry 18 19 0 1 0 .950 1.06
Mark Merchant 11 24 0 0 0 1.000 2.18
Steve Sisco 11 7 0 0 0 1.000 0.64
Kinnis Pledger 8 9 1 0 0 1.000 1.25
Chris Hatcher 6 9 0 1 0 .900 1.50
Rod Myers 4 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Lino Diaz 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Carlos Mendez 3 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Sean McNally 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Prihoda 70 10 14 2 0 .923 0.34
Kevin Rawitzer 44 9 19 2 0 .933 0.64
Pat Flury 42 2 3 1 0 .833 0.12
Bart Evans 32 5 5 1 0 .909 0.31
Phil Grundy 28 12 13 4 2 .862 0.89
Jim Telgheder 28 2 10 1 0 .923 0.43
Kiko Calero 23 9 14 2 0 .920 1.00
Jose Santiago 22 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.18
Robert Toth 20 6 7 0 0 1.000 0.65
Tim Grieve 17 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.35
Matt Saier 17 9 14 0 2 1.000 1.35
Allen McDill 16 1 2 0 0 1.000 0.19
Brad Pennington 12 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.17
Bryan Wolff 12 1 1 1 0 .667 0.17
Mike Zimmerman 11 1 10 1 2 .917 1.00
Jamie Brewington 10 1 4 1 0 .833 0.50
Joe Morvay 9 0 5 0 1 1.000 0.56
Blaine Mull 8 3 4 1 0 .875 0.88
Toby Smith 8 7 3 1 0 .909 1.25
Javier Gamboa 6 3 4 0 0 1.000 1.17
Dusty Brixey 5 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.60
Jamie Walker 5 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.40
Brian Bevil 4 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.50
Jimmie Byington 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Steve Olsen 3 1 2 1 0 .750 1.00
Chris Haney 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Brian Bevil 25 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 5, 1971 Houston, TX, US
Jamie Brewington 25 R R 6' 4.0" 180 Sep 28, 1971 Greenville, NC, US
Dusty Brixey 23 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Oct 16, 1973 Jay, OK, US
Ramy Brooks 27 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 12, 1970 Norman, OK, US
Jimmie Byington 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 22, 1973 Tulsa, OK, US
Kiko Calero 22 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Jan 9, 1975 Santurce, PR
Jeremy Carr 26 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Mar 30, 1971 El Segundo, CA, US
Joe De Berry 27 L L 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 30, 1970 Spartanburg, SC, US
Lino Diaz 26 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jul 22, 1970 Panama, Panama, PA
Bart Evans 26 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 30, 1970 Springfield, MO, US
Sal Fasano 25 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Aug 10, 1971 Chicago, IL, US
Pat Flury 24 R R 6' 1.0" 220 Mar 14, 1973 Reno, NV, US
Javier Gamboa 23 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Mar 17, 1974 Hermosillo, Sonora, MX
Jeremy Giambi 22 L L 6' 0.0" 185 Sep 30, 1974 San Jose, CA, US
Raul Gonzalez 23 R R 5' 8.0" 190 Dec 27, 1973 Santurce, PR
Tim Grieve 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 17, 1971 Pittsfield, MA, US
Phil Grundy 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Sep 8, 1972 Somerset, KY, US
Chris Haney 28 L L 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 16, 1968 Baltimore, MD, US
Chris Hatcher 28 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jan 7, 1969 Anaheim, CA, US
Mendy Lopez 23 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 15, 1973 Pimentel, Duarte, DO
Allen McDill 25 L L 6' 0.0" 155 Aug 23, 1971 Greenville, MS, US
Sean McNally 24 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Dec 14, 1972 Bronxville, NY, US
Tony Medrano 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Dec 8, 1974 Bellflower, CA, US
Carlos Mendez 23 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Jun 18, 1974 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Mark Merchant 28 S R 6' 2.0" 220 Jan 23, 1969 Dunkirk, NY, US
Joe Morvay 26 L R 6' 4.0" 210 Feb 8, 1971 Youngstown, OH, US
Blaine Mull 20 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Aug 14, 1976 Morganton, NC, US
Rod Myers 24 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 14, 1973 Conroe, TX, US
Sergio Nunez 22 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 3, 1975 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Steve Olsen 27 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Nov 2, 1969 Louisville, KY, US
Hector Ortiz 27 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 14, 1969 Rio Piedras, PR
Kit Pellow 23 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Aug 28, 1973 Kansas City, MO, US
Brad Pennington 28 L L 6' 5.0" 205 Apr 14, 1969 Salem, IN, US
Kinnis Pledger 28 L R 6' 4.0" 220 Jul 17, 1968 Little Rock, AR, US
Steve Prihoda 24 R L 6' 6.0" 215 Dec 7, 1972 Weimar, TX, US
Mark Quinn 23 R R 6' 1.0" 175 May 21, 1974 La Mirada, CA, US
Kevin Rawitzer 26 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Feb 28, 1971 Oakland, CA, US
Matt Saier 24 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Jan 29, 1973 Huntington, IN, US
Jose Santiago 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Nov 5, 1974 Fajardo, PR
Al Shirley 23 S R 6' 1.0" 209 Oct 18, 1973 Danville, VA, US
Steve Sisco 27 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Dec 2, 1969 Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Matt Smith 21 L L 6' 4.0" 220 Jun 2, 1976 San Francisco, CA, US
Toby Smith 25 R R 6' 6.0" 225 Nov 16, 1971 Bartlesville, OK, US
Jim Telgheder 26 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Mar 22, 1971 Middletown, NY, US
Robert Toth 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 30, 1972 Gardena, CA, US
Jamie Walker 25 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 1, 1971 McMinnville, TN, US
Bryan Wolff 25 R R 6' 2.0" 189 Mar 16, 1972 Carbondale, IL, US
Mike Zimmerman 28 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 6, 1969 Brooklyn, NY, US

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