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2008 Kane County Cougars

2008 > Class A > 2008 Midwest League (Western)
Overall: 72-66
Scored 627 runs, Allowed 591 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-65

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL-working agrmnt
Manager: Aaron Nieckula
Represented: Geneva, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: 472,596
Other Years: 2007 / 2009

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Carlos Arrieche 23 19 62 61 2 14 4 0 0 4 0 1 0 11 .230 .230 .295 .525 18 2 0 1 0 0
2 Corey Brown* 22 85 351 300 44 81 18 2 14 49 12 0 41 96 .270 .359 .483 .843 145 0 3 3 4 1
3 Jason Christian* 21 6 25 25 3 8 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 8 .320 .320 .360 .680 9 0 0 0 0 0
4 Larry Cobb 22 107 472 406 57 111 25 2 13 70 19 6 44 80 .273 .352 .441 .793 179 8 11 0 11 3
5 Wally Correa 21 30 117 101 12 19 4 0 1 6 4 3 13 20 .188 .284 .257 .542 26 1 1 1 1 0
6 Greg Dowling* 24 132 558 510 51 137 33 0 15 71 1 1 30 86 .269 .315 .422 .737 215 18 8 3 7 1
7 Leonardo Espinal 24 40 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
8 Justin Frash* 24 72 305 274 34 77 10 0 1 24 2 1 27 58 .281 .346 .328 .674 90 4 0 4 0 0
9 Daniel Hamblin 23 22 86 76 12 11 1 1 1 6 0 0 10 27 .145 .244 .224 .468 17 1 0 0 0 0
10 D.J. Hollingsworth* 23 28 110 85 14 19 0 1 0 6 6 3 15 16 .224 .362 .247 .609 21 0 4 5 1 0
11 Todd Johnson* 23 109 470 413 55 116 24 5 13 74 11 4 42 81 .281 .349 .458 .807 189 7 5 3 7 1
12 Jonathan Johnston* 24 36 141 114 21 26 4 0 1 11 11 4 21 38 .228 .350 .289 .639 33 2 2 1 3 2
13 Shane Keough# 21 104 375 340 43 83 7 3 2 26 3 8 29 103 .244 .306 .300 .606 102 7 2 3 1 2
14 Adam Klein* 24 79 346 266 61 72 13 2 1 26 18 7 68 60 .271 .416 .346 .762 92 3 2 5 5 0
15 Mike Lissman 23 54 199 172 16 35 7 1 2 13 1 2 20 34 .203 .297 .291 .588 50 2 3 4 0 0
16 Dante Love 21 9 34 31 4 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 7 .161 .235 .226 .461 7 1 1 0 0 0
17 Dusty Napoleon* 22 16 55 44 3 9 1 0 0 3 0 1 9 12 .205 .345 .227 .573 10 1 1 0 1 0
18 Juan Nunez 20 7 25 21 3 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 .333 .417 .333 .750 7 0 1 1 0 0
19 Petey Paramore 21 31 126 102 14 23 8 0 1 14 0 0 22 30 .225 .368 .333 .701 34 4 1 1 0 1
20 Matt Ray# 24 105 428 371 50 93 13 3 3 35 14 7 41 87 .251 .333 .326 .659 121 7 6 7 3 0
21 Mike Richard 23 85 376 321 56 92 9 2 2 42 35 7 41 35 .287 .369 .346 .715 111 5 4 5 5 0
22 Gustavo Rosendo 22 12 42 38 5 8 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 .211 .268 .211 .479 8 2 1 1 0 0
23 Jake Smith 25 81 355 313 32 90 24 0 6 47 3 0 25 52 .288 .357 .422 .779 132 8 11 2 4 1
24 Matt Smith 22 18 67 56 8 13 6 1 2 8 1 1 10 19 .232 .358 .482 .840 27 2 1 0 0 0
25 Christian Vitters* 23 33 134 113 16 29 4 0 2 15 2 1 13 28 .257 .331 .345 .676 39 2 2 1 5 0
26 Jemile Weeks# 21 19 90 74 11 22 3 1 1 8 6 2 13 12 .297 .422 .405 .828 30 1 3 0 0 0
26 Players 23.0 138 5350 4628 627 1200 221 24 81 563 149 59 540 1011 .259 .342 .370 .712 1712 88 73 51 58 12
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 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 Travis Banwart 22 2 3 .400 2.38 7 7 0 1 0 0 41.2 39 15 11 0 11 0 41 1 0 2 170 1.200 8.4 0.0 2.4 8.9 3.73
2 Anthony Capra* 21 4 3 .571 4.22 10 10 0 0 0 0 49.0 48 25 23 3 22 0 39 2 0 6 211 1.429 8.8 0.6 4.0 7.2 1.77
3 Scott Deal 21 6 6 .500 4.73 32 17 4 0 0 1 121.2 131 69 64 19 40 2 86 4 0 6 528 1.405 9.7 1.4 3.0 6.4 2.15
4 Branden Dewing* 24 0 0 0.00 7 0 4 0 0 3 10.1 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 35 0.484 3.5 0.0 0.9 1.7 2.00
5 Leonardo Espinal 24 5 5 .500 3.06 40 0 29 0 0 4 61.2 60 29 21 3 23 1 53 3 2 5 268 1.346 8.8 0.4 3.4 7.7 2.30
6 Chris Farley 25 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 13 0.500 2.2 0.0 2.2 4.5 2.00
7 Jose Fragoso 23 1 0 1.000 0.00 4 0 4 0 0 1 5.2 2 0 0 0 1 1 12 0 0 0 21 0.529 3.2 0.0 1.6 19.1 12.00
8 Justin Friend 22 5 5 .500 3.84 42 0 27 0 0 11 63.1 59 34 27 6 32 2 78 3 0 11 280 1.437 8.4 0.9 4.5 11.1 2.44
9 Jason Glushon 23 1 0 1.000 2.96 9 0 1 0 0 1 24.1 24 10 8 3 2 0 15 1 0 0 99 1.068 8.9 1.1 0.7 5.5 7.50
10 Carlos Hernandez* 21 5 0 1.000 2.29 7 6 0 0 0 0 35.1 30 9 9 1 7 0 29 0 0 2 134 1.047 7.6 0.3 1.8 7.4 4.14
11 Brad Hertzler* 22 2 5 .286 5.26 26 4 9 0 0 0 63.1 70 45 37 5 13 0 49 9 3 3 269 1.311 9.9 0.7 1.8 7.0 3.77
12 Scott Hodsdon 23 5 8 .385 2.92 25 23 0 0 0 0 120.0 134 60 39 7 23 0 86 17 0 4 523 1.308 10.0 0.5 1.7 6.4 3.74
13 Ben Hornbeck* 20 1 0 1.000 2.25 3 0 2 0 0 0 4.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 5 0 0 1 15 1.000 6.8 0.0 2.2 11.2 5.00
14 Brett Hunter 21 0 0 5.40 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 7 1.200 0.0 0.0 10.8 5.4 0.50
15 Craig Italiano 21 7 0 1.000 1.16 14 14 0 0 0 0 70.0 43 16 9 2 35 0 79 3 0 12 289 1.114 5.5 0.3 4.5 10.2 2.26
16 Shane Keough 21 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 5 2.000 0.0 0.0 18.0 0.0 0.00
17 Chad Kerfoot 23 8 1 .889 2.35 34 2 18 0 0 4 72.2 64 27 19 5 15 2 73 5 1 3 299 1.087 7.9 0.6 1.9 9.0 4.87
18 Brent Lysander 23 1 3 .250 4.53 24 1 5 0 0 0 51.2 70 37 26 5 18 2 27 5 0 3 250 1.703 12.2 0.9 3.1 4.7 1.50
19 Scott Mitchinson 23 5 3 .625 1.74 14 13 0 0 0 0 77.2 60 21 15 1 11 0 78 9 0 3 311 0.914 7.0 0.1 1.3 9.0 7.09
20 Scott Moore 24 1 3 .250 4.62 11 2 6 0 0 4 25.1 25 14 13 2 8 0 33 4 0 4 111 1.303 8.9 0.7 2.8 11.7 4.13
21 Earl Oakes 22 0 0 18.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 7 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 13 3.500 31.5 4.5 0.0 9.0
22 Jamie Richmond 22 7 11 .389 4.79 28 28 0 1 0 0 163.1 175 99 87 16 27 1 98 11 0 10 696 1.237 9.6 0.9 1.5 5.4 3.63
23 Tyson Ross 21 0 1 .000 4.66 6 4 0 0 0 0 19.1 16 11 10 1 5 0 16 2 0 1 80 1.086 7.4 0.5 2.3 7.4 3.20
24 Lance Sewell* 22 5 5 .500 2.88 26 6 7 0 0 2 78.0 61 33 25 7 28 1 78 4 0 9 321 1.141 7.0 0.8 3.2 9.0 2.79
25 Ryne Tacker 24 0 0 27.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.0 3 3 3 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 7 5.000 27.0 0.0 18.0 18.0 1.00
26 Nick Walters* 22 1 4 .200 3.81 41 0 19 0 0 5 52.0 47 27 22 4 36 2 55 3 0 8 237 1.596 8.1 0.7 6.2 9.5 1.53
26 Players 22.3 72 66 .522 3.45 138 138 136 2 8 36 1220.0 1176 591 468 91 366 14 1039 86 7 94 5192 1.264 8.7 0.7 2.7 7.7 2.84

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Jonathan Johnston 33 291 18 2 3 .994 9.36 13 25 13 34%
Jake Smith 33 220 23 3 1 .988 7.36 2 45 21 32%
Petey Paramore 25 178 20 0 2 1.000 7.92 3 24 15 38%
Matt Smith 17 130 15 2 2 .986 8.53 1 21 8 28%
Gustavo Rosendo 11 88 6 0 1 1.000 8.55 0 13 4 24%
Dante Love 9 81 7 0 0 1.000 9.78 1 9 7 44%
Dusty Napoleon 9 49 6 2 0 .965 6.11 3 11 1 8%
Juan Nunez 7 32 1 1 0 .971 4.71 0 5 3 38%

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Greg Dowling 125 1074 77 12 86 .990 9.21
Jake Smith 7 51 3 3 2 .947 7.71
Dusty Napoleon 3 21 1 0 1 1.000 7.33
Justin Frash 2 9 2 0 1 1.000 5.50
Daniel Hamblin 2 9 0 0 1 1.000 4.50
Christian Vitters 2 9 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
Wally Correa 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Larry Cobb 59 111 174 11 22 .963 4.83
Matt Ray 55 99 156 9 29 .966 4.64
Jemile Weeks 18 42 40 8 14 .911 4.56
Jason Christian 5 17 11 0 3 1.000 5.60
Carlos Arrieche 3 7 6 0 0 1.000 4.33
Wally Correa 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
Mike Richard 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 1.00
Christian Vitters 1 0 2 0 1 1.000 2.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Justin Frash 57 44 117 8 13 .953 2.82
Christian Vitters 30 27 49 7 4 .916 2.53
Matt Ray 18 14 46 10 8 .857 3.33
Daniel Hamblin 17 15 33 2 2 .960 2.82
Carlos Arrieche 16 7 26 3 1 .917 2.06
Wally Correa 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 1.33
Larry Cobb 2 2 6 3 0 .727 4.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Richard 83 117 200 25 41 .927 3.82
Matt Ray 32 40 78 10 10 .922 3.69
Wally Correa 25 38 69 10 16 .915 4.28
Jason Christian 2 1 3 1 1 .800 2.00
Larry Cobb 1 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.00
Christian Vitters 1 2 2 0 2 1.000 4.00

LF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adam Klein 47 81 5 3 0 .966 1.83
Mike Lissman 39 46 1 2 1 .959 1.21
D.J. Hollingsworth 26 48 0 0 0 1.000 1.85
Shane Keough 25 39 2 4 0 .911 1.64
Todd Johnson 4 10 1 0 0 1.000 2.75
Larry Cobb 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00

CF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Corey Brown 74 148 2 3 0 .980 2.03
Larry Cobb 39 95 5 1 1 .990 2.56
Shane Keough 14 27 0 1 0 .964 1.93
Todd Johnson 12 31 3 2 0 .944 2.83
Adam Klein 5 10 1 0 0 1.000 2.20

RF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Johnson 82 130 6 2 3 .986 1.66
Shane Keough 39 52 0 6 0 .897 1.33
Adam Klein 17 22 2 0 0 1.000 1.41
Larry Cobb 4 5 0 1 0 .833 1.25

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Justin Friend 42 3 9 0 0 1.000 0.29
Nick Walters 41 3 14 1 3 .944 0.41
Leonardo Espinal 40 6 10 4 0 .800 0.40
Chad Kerfoot 34 7 13 2 2 .909 0.59
Scott Deal 32 5 16 2 1 .913 0.66
Jamie Richmond 28 11 24 5 2 .875 1.25
Brad Hertzler 26 6 22 2 1 .933 1.08
Lance Sewell 26 3 7 0 1 1.000 0.38
Scott Hodsdon 25 8 27 3 3 .921 1.40
Brent Lysander 24 2 5 2 0 .778 0.29
Craig Italiano 14 7 9 1 0 .941 1.14
Scott Mitchinson 14 3 6 1 1 .900 0.64
Scott Moore 11 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.45
Anthony Capra 10 1 6 0 0 1.000 0.70
Jason Glushon 9 0 9 0 0 1.000 1.00
Travis Banwart 7 3 8 1 0 .917 1.57
Branden Dewing 7 2 5 0 1 1.000 1.00
Carlos Hernandez 7 2 7 0 0 1.000 1.29
Tyson Ross 6 3 9 0 0 1.000 2.00
Jose Fragoso 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25
Ben Hornbeck 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Chris Farley 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Brett Hunter 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Earl Oakes 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Shane Keough 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Ryne Tacker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Carlos Arrieche 23 R R 5' 10.0" 190 Mar 30, 1985 Barquisimeto, Lara, VE 2008-05-13 2008-06-15
Travis Banwart 22 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Feb 14, 1986 Wichita, KS, US 2008-04-05 2008-05-10
Corey Brown 22 L L 6' 1.0" 210 Nov 26, 1985 Tampa, FL, US 2008-04-04 2008-07-09
Anthony Capra 21 L L 6' 1.0" 225 Apr 3, 1987 Arvada, CO, US 2008-07-13 2008-08-31
Jason Christian 21 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Jun 16, 1987 Cincinnati, OH, US 2008-08-26 2008-09-01
Larry Cobb 22 R R 5' 9.0" 179 Jul 10, 1985 Bradenton, FL, US 2008-04-30 2008-09-01
Wally Correa 21 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Jul 17, 1986 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE 2008-04-04 2008-05-18
Scott Deal 21 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Dec 11, 1986 Tacoma, WA, US 2008-04-05 2008-09-01
Branden Dewing 24 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Jan 1, 1984 Modesto, CA, US 2008-04-06 2008-04-29
Greg Dowling 24 L L 6' 3.0" 231 Nov 15, 1983 Marietta, GA, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-01
Leonardo Espinal 24 R R 6' 3.0" 226 Feb 6, 1984 San Jose, DO 2008-04-13 2008-09-01
Chris Farley 25 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Feb 24, 1983 Greenfield, MA, US 2008-04-06 2008-04-09
Jose Fragoso 23 R R 6' 0.0" 170 Nov 12, 1984 Santiago, Santiago, DO 2008-04-04 2008-04-15
Justin Frash 24 L R 5' 9.0" 190 Apr 26, 1984 Oxnard, CA, US 2008-05-29 2008-08-31
Justin Friend 22 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Jun 21, 1986 Tracy, CA, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-01
Jason Glushon 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 May 26, 1985 Tarzana, CA, US 2008-06-28 2008-07-29
Daniel Hamblin 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 10, 1985 Garland, TX, US 2008-05-25 2008-06-22
Carlos Hernandez 21 L L 5' 11.0" 155 Mar 4, 1987 Santa Clara, CA, US 2008-07-26 2008-08-29
Brad Hertzler 22 R L 6' 1.0" 210 Apr 11, 1986 Providence, RI, US 2008-04-05 2008-08-10
Scott Hodsdon 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 31, 1985 Glendora, CA, US 2008-04-09 2008-08-28
D.J. Hollingsworth 23 L L 5' 9.0" 175 May 28, 1985 San Leandro, CA, US 2008-07-02 2008-08-17
Ben Hornbeck 20 R L 6' 5.0" 180 Jul 22, 1987 Phoenix, AZ, US 2008-08-27 2008-09-01
Brett Hunter 21 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jun 27, 1987 Westlake, CA, US 2008-08-29 2008-09-01
Craig Italiano 21 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Jul 22, 1986 Cleveland, OH, US 2008-04-04 2008-06-21
Todd Johnson 23 L L 6' 1.0" 202 Dec 17, 1984 Jackson, MS, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-01
Jonathan Johnston 24 L R 6' 0.0" 195 Feb 13, 1984 Trenton, NJ, US 2008-04-04 2008-06-09
Shane Keough 21 S R 6' 3.0" 196 Sep 11, 1986 Los Angeles, CA, US 2008-04-06 2008-09-01
Chad Kerfoot 23 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 1, 1985 Annapolis, MD, US 2008-05-04 2008-08-31
Adam Klein 24 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 21, 1983 Los Angeles, CA, US 2008-05-03 2008-09-01
Mike Lissman 23 R L 5' 10.0" 210 Jun 10, 1985 Ontario, OR, US 2008-04-04 2008-06-30
Dante Love 21 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Apr 8, 1987 San Diego, CA, US 2008-06-13 2008-06-25
Brent Lysander 23 R R 6' 7.0" 210 Apr 5, 1985 Mountain View, CA, US 2008-05-20 2008-08-31
Scott Mitchinson 23 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Dec 28, 1984 Perth, Western Australia, AU 2008-04-07 2008-08-17
Scott Moore 24 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Dec 4, 1983 Houston, TX, US 2008-04-05 2008-05-21
Dusty Napoleon 22 L R 6' 2.0" 210 May 21, 1986 Park Ridge, IL, US 2008-05-21 2008-06-26
Juan Nunez 20 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Aug 27, 1987 Bani, Peravia, DO 2008-06-28 2008-07-14
Earl Oakes 22 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Sep 3, 1985 Bristol, CT, US 2008-04-27 2008-04-30
Petey Paramore 21 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Oct 30, 1986 Allen, TX, US 2008-07-26 2008-08-31
Matt Ray 24 S R 5' 9.0" 179 Jan 28, 1984 Athens, TN, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-01
Mike Richard 23 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Aug 20, 1984 Lake Charles, LA, US 2008-04-06 2008-09-01
Jamie Richmond 22 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Mar 23, 1986 Toronto, ON, CA 2008-04-06 2008-08-30
Gustavo Rosendo 22 R R 6' 0.0" 242 Mar 1, 1986 Carabobo, VE 2008-04-05 2008-05-10
Tyson Ross 21 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Apr 22, 1987 Berkeley, CA, US 2008-06-24 2008-08-29
Lance Sewell 22 L L 6' 3.0" 195 Jun 17, 1986 San Diego, CA, US 2008-05-03 2008-08-30
Jake Smith 25 R R 6' 0.0" 214 Jun 5, 1983 Greensboro, NC, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-01
Matt Smith 22 R R 5' 11.0" 215 Jan 30, 1986 Plano, TX, US 2008-04-19 2008-05-16
Ryne Tacker 24 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Feb 2, 1984 Houston, TX, US 2008-05-26 2008-05-26
Christian Vitters 23 L R 6' 3.0" 201 Jun 26, 1985 Anaheim, CA, US 2008-04-04 2008-05-10
Nick Walters 22 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Sep 30, 1985 Phoenix, AZ, US 2008-04-04 2008-09-01
Jemile Weeks 21 S R 5' 9.0" 165 Jan 26, 1987 Orlando, FL, US 2008-07-09 2008-07-29

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