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1996 Michigan Battle Cats

1996 > Class A > 1996 Midwest League (East)
Overall: 60-78
Scored 638 runs, Allowed 675 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-73

Affiliation: Boston Red Sox-AL
Manager: Tom Barrett
Represented: Battle Creek, MI
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1995 / 1997

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Rafael Betancourt2162187168142812314521239.167.228.250.4784272320
2Richie Borrero231132303510010125.167.219.200.419610000
3Jim Chamblee211003343033166152139221675.218.270.290.5608817440
4Virgil Chevalier22126523483611203138621143369.248.295.375.670181111151
5Kevin Clark23126521474531313231056453094.276.333.420.7531991112142
6Dwight Ferguson*1910403624000001414.111.200.111.311400000
7Keith Goodwin216627423840651801281162552.273.343.361.7058602630
8Joe Hamilton*211084373895410220213583545117.262.341.424.765165102011
9Ruben Lebron#20381171071719500630718.178.241.224.4662432100
10Cole Liniak1912151743765115262346765959.263.358.352.7101541210381
11Steven Morgan*217771100000002.143.143.143.286100000
12Nick Ortiz22732692423773144225112044.302.366.417.78310145111
13Roy Padilla*20103425386581082062402183456.280.340.378.71814652122
14Peter Prodanov2244167147213471314211823.231.311.354.6655230021
15John Raifstanger2311141634555100171541546248.290.398.388.78613431621
16Lance Rathmell222058545721150039.130.172.259.4321400010
17Willie Rivera226516014917379221810732.248.283.376.6595651120
18Curt Romboli*2341100000000000000100
19Damian Sapp2090380335551082141852323888.322.395.570.96519154031
20Jeff Sauve2337110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
21Tony Sheffield*22481511332031101531321238.233.291.436.7275841050
22Greg Tippin*23932572292962121731101662.271.323.424.7469724350
22 Players21.413852744693638121626135845678350443945.259.327.383.71117998756325011
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Joe Barksdale2225.2865.3288000044.04230263330167092101.7058.60.66.83.30.48
2Craig Bush2211.5003.384000008.011330207001361.62512.40.02.27.93.50
3Kevan Cannon*2126.2502.593701700573.07024210214724153081.2478.60.02.68.93.43
4Jim Chamblee21000.001010000.2000000000030.0000.00.00.00.0
5Kevin Clark23009.001010001.0111010100052.0009.00.09.09.01.00
6Paxton Crawford18611.3533.5822220100128.1120625154211058185481.2628.40.42.97.42.50
7Jim Farrell2261.8572.4577020044.03915122171321011851.2738.00.43.56.51.88
8Scott Jones2303.0005.4448042001844.232332734524151142191.7246.40.69.18.30.91
9Denis McLaughlin2324.3336.253902200059.05947416435453292801.7299.00.96.66.91.05
10Steven Morgan*2101.0005.8751000015.116131011203210721.8269.40.67.01.80.25
11Andy Noffke2353.6254.86287600374.07451402571347473471.7709.00.26.94.10.60
12Juan Pena191210.5452.9726260400187.2149706216342156102107430.9757.10.81.67.54.59
13Lance Rathmell22000.001010001.0140110110072.0009.09.09.09.01.00
14Willie Rivera2214.2004.86165300046.14227254360282172131.6838.20.87.05.40.78
15Curt Romboli*2335.3754.224121100079.078433744537522123511.5578.90.55.18.51.67
16Jeff Sauve2303.0004.093601700061.25134284264552032581.2497.40.63.88.02.12
17Mike Spinelli*1934.4295.251111000060.05843351391414092751.6178.70.25.86.21.05
18Mike Symmonds*230011.885030008.112111111004103462.64013.01.110.84.30.40
19Darrell Tillmon*2343.5715.2177000038.03825224171272021701.4479.00.94.06.41.59
20Greg Tippin*23000.001010001.0100000000041.0009.00.00.00.0
21Larry Wimberly*2034.4292.851414021066.15827215241414212721.2367.90.73.35.61.71
22Jay Yennaco201010.5004.6128280410169.2195112871368011761207631.55010.30.73.66.21.72
22 Players21.36078.4354.16138138125134261211.011476755607557326901711812153151.4208.50.64.36.71.57
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Virgil Chevalier7643157145.9726.4211812926%
Damian Sapp553884077.9847.7816511523%
Richie Borrero1166320.9726.2718111%
Kevin Clark843530.9416.00211427%
Peter Prodanov350001.0001.67000

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Kevin Clark72623361153.9849.15
Greg Tippin3926214117.9967.08
Virgil Chevalier2317714318.9858.30
Damian Sapp971313.9878.22
John Raifstanger8724051.0009.50
Lance Rathmell750716.9838.14
Peter Prodanov210031.7695.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
John Raifstanger54104123825.9664.20
Nick Ortiz4387144721.9715.37
Ruben Lebron336696924.9474.91
Rafael Betancourt14262417.9803.57
Peter Prodanov54711.9172.20
Lance Rathmell46910.9383.75
Cole Liniak110001.0001.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Cole Liniak116782481113.9672.81
Peter Prodanov13102623.9472.77
Kevin Clark72210.8000.57
Rafael Betancourt62611.8891.33
Nick Ortiz521111.9292.60
John Raifstanger510001.0000.20
Lance Rathmell53512.8891.60
Jim Chamblee113011.0004.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jim Chamblee921122572541.9374.01
Rafael Betancourt4656951114.9323.28
Nick Ortiz213055910.9044.05
Cole Liniak10010.0000.00
Peter Prodanov100000.00

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Hamilton990.00
John Raifstanger200.00
Greg Tippin120.00
Virgil Chevalier80.00
Jim Chamblee70.00
Keith Goodwin70.00
Peter Prodanov60.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Roy Padilla980.00
Keith Goodwin260.00
Tony Sheffield160.00
Dwight Ferguson100.00
Joe Hamilton20.00
John Raifstanger20.00

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Willie Rivera410.00
Keith Goodwin350.00
Tony Sheffield350.00
John Raifstanger200.00
Peter Prodanov190.00
Greg Tippin110.00
Joe Hamilton60.00
Steven Morgan20.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Hamilton1021341542.9741.46
Roy Padilla98225581.9662.35
Keith Goodwin62106970.9431.85
Tony Sheffield48781043.9571.83
Willie Rivera4164450.9321.66
John Raifstanger3847210.9801.29
Peter Prodanov2428431.9141.33
Greg Tippin2254221.9662.55
Dwight Ferguson1018030.8571.80
Virgil Chevalier85010.8330.63
Jim Chamblee710321.8671.86
Steven Morgan220001.0001.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Scott Jones4852001.0000.15
Curt Romboli41814021.0000.54
Denis McLaughlin392820.8330.26
Kevan Cannon3781812.9630.70
Jeff Sauve3648001.0000.33
Andy Noffke2861241.8180.64
Jay Yennaco2872642.8921.18
Juan Pena2691620.9260.96
Paxton Crawford2281521.9201.05
Willie Rivera1603001.0000.19
Larry Wimberly1421221.8751.00
Mike Spinelli1121030.8001.09
Joe Barksdale862001.0001.00
Jim Farrell73711.9091.43
Darrell Tillmon717001.0001.14
Steven Morgan502001.0000.40
Mike Symmonds520001.0000.40
Craig Bush401001.0000.25
Jim Chamblee100000.00
Kevin Clark100000.00
Lance Rathmell100000.00
Greg Tippin100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Joe Barksdale22RR6' 3.0"200Sep 6, 1973Augusta, GA, US
Rafael Betancourt21RR6' 2.0"220Apr 29, 1975Cumana, Sucre, VE
Richie Borrero23RR6' 1.0"195Jan 5, 1973Mayaguez, PR
Craig Bush22RR6' 2.0"190Aug 13, 1973Bowling Green, KY, US
Kevan Cannon21LL6' 1.0"222Aug 24, 1974Columbus, OH, US
Jim Chamblee21RR6' 4.0"170May 6, 1975Denton, TX, US
Virgil Chevalier22RR6' 2.0"220Oct 31, 1973Keshena, WI, US
Kevin Clark23RR6' 1.0"200Apr 30, 1973Henderson, NV, US
Paxton Crawford18RR6' 3.0"205Aug 4, 1977Little Rock, AR, US
Jim Farrell22RR6' 1.0"180Nov 1, 1973Akron, OH, US
Dwight Ferguson19LL6' 1.0"170Dec 9, 1976Miami, FL, US
Keith Goodwin21RR6' 2.0"182Feb 5, 1975Sulphur, LA, US
Joe Hamilton21LR6' 0.0"195Jul 12, 1974Attleboro, MA, US
Scott Jones23RR6' 0.0"200Mar 1, 1973New Orleans, LA, US
Ruben Lebron20SR5' 10.0"140Aug 10, 1975San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Cole Liniak19RR6' 1.0"181Aug 23, 1976Encinitas, CA, US
Denis McLaughlin23RR6' 5.0"215Nov 19, 1972Queens, NY, US
Steven Morgan21LL5' 10.0"190Nov 23, 1974Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
Andy Noffke23RR6' 6.0"235Jun 19, 1973Xenia, OH, US
Nick Ortiz22RR6' 0.0"180Jul 9, 1973Cidra, PR
Roy Padilla20LL6' 5.0"220Aug 4, 1975Panama, Panama, PA
Juan Pena19RR6' 5.0"210Jun 27, 1977Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Peter Prodanov22RR6' 1.0"200Sep 4, 1973New Brunswick, NJ, US
John Raifstanger23RR6' 0.0"190Jun 2, 1973Great Barrington, MA, US
Lance Rathmell22RR6' 1.0"185Aug 1, 1973
Willie Rivera22RR6' 2.0"200May 12, 1974Catano, PR
Curt Romboli23LL6' 0.0"190Feb 7, 1973Boston, MA, US
Damian Sapp20RR6' 3.0"240May 20, 1976Murray, UT, US
Jeff Sauve23RR6' 1.0"200Jun 27, 1973Camp Hill, PA, US
Tony Sheffield22LL6' 1.0"195Feb 17, 1974Tullahoma, TN, US
Mike Spinelli19LL6' 3.0"205Oct 5, 1976Malden, MA, US
Mike Symmonds23LL5' 9.0"180Mar 13, 1973Honolulu, HI, US
Darrell Tillmon23LL6' 2.0"170Mar 30, 1973Monroe, NC, US
Greg Tippin23LL6' 0.0"190Mar 4, 1973Anaheim, CA, US
Larry Wimberly20LL6' 0.0"190Aug 22, 1975Winter Garden, FL, US
Jay Yennaco20RR6' 1.0"220Nov 17, 1975Lawrence, MA, US

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