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1996 Fort Wayne Wizards

1996 > Class A > 1996 Midwest League (East)
Overall: 69-67
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 661 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-71

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Dan Rohn
Represented: Fort Wayne, IN
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium (Fort Wayne, IN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1995 / 1997

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 Chad Allen 21 7 25 21 2 9 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 2 .429 .480 .429 .909 9 0 0 0 1 1
2 Rafael Alvarez* 19 119 522 473 61 143 30 7 4 58 11 9 43 55 .302 .363 .421 .784 199 5 3 2 1 5
3 Antuan Bunkley 20 58 196 172 19 40 11 1 1 12 1 0 16 39 .233 .323 .326 .649 56 6 7 1 0 1
4 Dan Cey 20 27 93 85 8 22 4 0 0 6 2 1 8 11 .259 .323 .306 .628 26 2 0 0 0 0
5 Cleatus Davidson# 19 59 229 203 20 36 8 3 0 30 2 3 23 45 .177 .259 .246 .505 50 4 0 1 2 0
6 Anthony Felston* 21 62 251 201 53 63 4 1 0 18 22 4 43 36 .313 .442 .343 .785 69 2 4 2 1 0
7 Joe Fraser 21 101 375 331 42 74 17 1 6 43 7 2 26 60 .224 .294 .335 .630 111 7 8 8 2 2
8 Carlos Garcia 20 40 151 128 18 27 2 0 1 9 14 5 20 24 .211 .325 .250 .575 32 5 2 0 1 0
9 Adrian Gordon 22 110 407 343 58 102 15 7 1 47 9 9 47 90 .297 .381 .391 .772 134 5 5 3 9 1
10 Jeff Harris 21 42 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Eli Herdman* 20 7 30 21 2 4 0 0 1 8 0 1 7 7 .190 .367 .333 .700 7 1 0 0 2 1
12 Steve Huls 21 60 222 201 21 43 3 1 1 11 2 2 12 53 .214 .259 .254 .513 51 3 1 6 2 1
13 Heath Johnson* 19 8 32 25 4 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 6 9 .160 .344 .200 .544 5 0 1 0 0 0
14 Travis Johnson* 22 57 228 183 32 60 18 2 3 18 5 5 32 49 .328 .454 .497 .951 91 4 11 1 1 0
15 Raul Juarez 20 54 195 170 24 38 6 0 2 21 1 2 20 51 .224 .314 .294 .609 50 4 3 1 1 1
16 Tom Knauss 22 56 239 207 30 62 18 2 7 39 1 0 25 46 .300 .374 .507 .881 105 8 2 1 4 3
17 Greg Lakovic* 21 36 118 94 12 24 3 0 0 11 2 2 16 22 .255 .386 .287 .673 27 3 4 4 0 0
18 Brad Niedermaier 23 32 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 1 0 0 1 0 0
19 Israel Paez# 19 128 514 451 86 120 22 5 5 50 11 8 51 76 .266 .345 .370 .715 167 18 5 4 3 2
20 Tommy Peterman* 21 58 190 175 17 44 11 0 3 28 0 1 10 30 .251 .295 .366 .660 64 1 2 0 3 3
21 A.J. Pierzynski* 19 114 461 431 48 118 30 3 7 70 0 4 22 53 .274 .308 .406 .714 175 10 2 0 6 1
22 Kasey Richardson* 19 30 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
23 John Schroeder* 20 111 460 425 54 112 20 2 14 58 3 5 18 119 .264 .309 .419 .728 178 3 12 0 5 3
24 Jeff Smith* 22 63 233 208 20 49 6 0 2 26 2 1 22 32 .236 .306 .293 .599 61 4 0 1 2 0
24 Players 20.3 136 5176 4552 632 1196 229 35 58 566 96 65 470 911 .263 .338 .367 .705 1669 95 72 36 46 25
* - 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 Todd Bartels 22 2 3 .400 4.10 11 10 0 0 0 0 52.2 51 29 24 5 11 0 34 2 1 0 220 1.177 8.7 0.9 1.9 5.8 3.09
2 Robert Boggs 21 9 12 .429 4.02 28 27 1 1 1 0 150.0 153 81 67 8 64 0 134 13 0 4 660 1.447 9.2 0.5 3.8 8.0 2.09
3 Walker Chapman 20 6 8 .429 4.73 19 18 0 1 0 0 97.0 107 61 51 3 41 0 61 4 1 6 436 1.526 9.9 0.3 3.8 5.7 1.49
4 Charlie Gillian 22 0 0 3.18 20 0 19 0 0 5 22.2 24 9 8 3 5 1 14 2 0 1 91 1.279 9.5 1.2 2.0 5.6 2.80
5 Phil Haigler 22 4 3 .571 5.27 15 13 0 0 0 0 68.1 80 42 40 3 25 0 35 6 3 1 305 1.537 10.5 0.4 3.3 4.6 1.40
6 Jeff Harris 21 8 3 .727 3.11 42 0 15 0 0 3 89.2 90 35 31 4 33 1 85 4 1 10 387 1.372 9.0 0.4 3.3 8.5 2.58
7 Dave Hooten 21 4 1 .800 2.41 21 0 14 0 0 2 37.1 30 11 10 0 13 1 39 2 1 3 155 1.152 7.2 0.0 3.1 9.4 3.00
8 Tom LaRosa 21 7 3 .700 3.53 15 13 0 2 0 0 89.1 77 46 35 7 33 0 90 4 2 7 367 1.231 7.8 0.7 3.3 9.1 2.73
9 Alan Mahaffey* 22 7 10 .412 4.84 30 19 1 2 0 0 126.1 139 84 68 13 35 1 75 3 7 4 545 1.377 9.9 0.9 2.5 5.3 2.14
10 Rodney McBride 21 0 5 .000 8.08 16 10 3 0 0 0 45.2 69 47 41 5 24 0 44 3 0 2 235 2.036 13.6 1.0 4.7 8.7 1.83
11 Jason McKenzie 22 1 1 .500 5.17 17 0 2 0 0 0 38.1 38 24 22 2 14 1 29 0 1 2 165 1.357 8.9 0.5 3.3 6.8 2.07
12 Brad Niedermaier 23 6 4 .600 3.25 32 3 14 0 0 2 69.1 64 39 25 3 29 2 72 0 0 11 295 1.341 8.3 0.4 3.8 9.3 2.48
13 Tim Peters* 23 2 0 1.000 1.31 13 0 4 0 0 0 20.2 13 5 3 1 4 0 10 1 0 0 75 0.823 5.7 0.4 1.7 4.4 2.50
14 Fred Rath 23 1 2 .333 1.51 32 0 29 0 0 14 41.2 26 12 7 1 10 0 63 0 0 3 163 0.864 5.6 0.2 2.2 13.6 6.30
15 Kasey Richardson* 19 6 8 .429 3.47 30 13 7 1 0 1 111.2 113 56 43 5 39 1 81 5 2 12 481 1.361 9.1 0.4 3.1 6.5 2.08
16 Corey Spiers* 21 0 1 .000 6.75 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.0 6 3 3 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 23 2.750 13.5 0.0 11.2 4.5 0.40
17 James Splittorff 22 2 1 .667 4.23 8 6 1 0 0 0 27.2 28 14 13 2 12 0 21 1 0 3 124 1.446 9.1 0.7 3.9 6.8 1.75
18 Scott Tanksley 22 2 1 .667 3.14 16 0 6 0 0 0 28.2 24 16 10 0 8 0 25 0 0 1 124 1.116 7.5 0.0 2.5 7.8 3.13
19 Matt Vanderbush* 22 2 1 .667 5.32 35 3 12 0 0 1 66.0 92 47 39 2 35 1 55 0 0 5 314 1.924 12.5 0.3 4.8 7.5 1.57
19 Players 21.5 69 67 .507 4.09 136 136 129 7 8 28 1187.0 1224 661 539 67 440 9 969 50 19 75 5165 1.402 9.3 0.5 3.3 7.3 2.20
* - 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
A.J. Pierzynski 95 656 80 20 6 .974 7.75 22 86 36 30%
Jeff Smith 50 314 31 4 3 .989 6.90 6 39 16 29%
Greg Lakovic 3 5 0 2 0 .714 1.67 0 3 0 0%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Schroeder 106 894 57 9 80 .991 8.97
Tommy Peterman 31 214 23 5 30 .979 7.65
Antuan Bunkley 6 29 4 1 4 .971 5.50
Carlos Garcia 1 10 0 0 1 1.000 10.00
Jeff Smith 1 4 2 0 0 1.000 6.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Fraser 97 187 231 6 55 .986 4.31
Israel Paez 35 69 111 7 28 .963 5.14
Steve Huls 14 17 29 5 8 .902 3.29
Carlos Garcia 1 1 4 0 1 1.000 5.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Israel Paez 89 75 146 13 15 .944 2.48
Carlos Garcia 26 15 51 4 3 .943 2.54
Antuan Bunkley 20 3 28 9 1 .775 1.55
Eli Herdman 7 3 6 5 0 .643 1.29
Greg Lakovic 7 4 14 3 2 .857 2.57
Joe Fraser 1 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00
Steve Huls 1 0 2 2 0 .500 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Cleatus Davidson 59 86 185 24 36 .919 4.59
Steve Huls 47 49 160 12 31 .946 4.45
Dan Cey 27 41 62 10 20 .912 3.81
Israel Paez 9 16 25 4 6 .911 4.56
Carlos Garcia 4 4 12 0 0 1.000 4.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adrian Gordon 64 0.00
Anthony Felston 47 0.00
Travis Johnson 25 0.00
Carlos Garcia 7 0.00
Rafael Alvarez 2 0.00
Raul Juarez 2 0.00
Israel Paez 2 0.00
A.J. Pierzynski 2 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rafael Alvarez 113 0.00
Anthony Felston 14 0.00
Adrian Gordon 12 0.00
Chad Allen 3 0.00
Carlos Garcia 1 0.00
Travis Johnson 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Knauss 56 0.00
Raul Juarez 49 0.00
Travis Johnson 29 0.00
Heath Johnson 6 0.00
Adrian Gordon 5 0.00
Chad Allen 1 0.00
Joe Fraser 1 0.00
Israel Paez 1 0.00
A.J. Pierzynski 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rafael Alvarez 115 293 6 8 1 .974 2.60
Adrian Gordon 80 117 2 9 0 .930 1.49
Anthony Felston 59 117 6 0 0 1.000 2.08
Tom Knauss 56 81 3 5 1 .944 1.50
Travis Johnson 51 75 5 2 1 .976 1.57
Raul Juarez 50 80 7 4 1 .956 1.74
Carlos Garcia 7 10 2 2 0 .857 1.71
Heath Johnson 6 8 0 0 0 1.000 1.33
Chad Allen 4 4 1 0 0 1.000 1.25
Israel Paez 3 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.67
A.J. Pierzynski 3 2 0 1 0 .667 0.67
Joe Fraser 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeff Harris 42 6 11 0 2 1.000 0.40
Matt Vanderbush 35 3 9 1 0 .923 0.34
Brad Niedermaier 32 2 7 1 2 .900 0.28
Fred Rath 32 0 2 1 0 .667 0.06
Alan Mahaffey 30 4 12 3 0 .842 0.53
Kasey Richardson 30 3 24 1 3 .964 0.90
Robert Boggs 28 11 24 1 1 .972 1.25
Dave Hooten 21 6 4 0 1 1.000 0.48
Charlie Gillian 20 2 1 0 0 1.000 0.15
Walker Chapman 19 5 13 6 1 .750 0.95
Jason McKenzie 17 1 7 1 0 .889 0.47
Rodney McBride 16 4 5 0 0 1.000 0.56
Scott Tanksley 16 4 6 0 0 1.000 0.63
Phil Haigler 15 9 11 0 1 1.000 1.33
Tom LaRosa 15 2 19 2 1 .913 1.40
Tim Peters 13 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.46
Todd Bartels 11 5 3 1 0 .889 0.73
James Splittorff 8 3 2 0 0 1.000 0.63
Corey Spiers 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Chad Allen 21 R R 6' 1.0" 195 Feb 6, 1975 Dallas, TX, US
Rafael Alvarez 19 L L 6' 0.0" 220 Jan 22, 1977 Valencia, Carabobo, VE
Todd Bartels 22 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 16, 1973
Robert Boggs 21 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Aug 30, 1974 Charleston, WV, US
Antuan Bunkley 20 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Sep 20, 1975 West Palm Beach, FL, US
Dan Cey 20 R R 5' 11.0" 168 Nov 8, 1975 Los Angeles, CA, US
Walker Chapman 20 R R 6' 3.0" 201 Feb 25, 1976 Cumberland, MD, US
Cleatus Davidson 19 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 1, 1976 Bartow, FL, US
Anthony Felston 21 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Nov 26, 1974 Mound Bayou, MS, US
Joe Fraser 21 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Aug 23, 1974 Long Beach, CA, US
Carlos Garcia 20 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 21, 1976 La Guaira, Vargas, VE
Charlie Gillian 22 R R 6' 2.0" 196 May 29, 1974 Beckley, WV, US
Adrian Gordon 22 R R 6' 3.0" 231 Mar 8, 1974
Phil Haigler 22 R R 6' 3.0" 217 Jun 13, 1974 Pascagoula, MS, US
Jeff Harris 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jul 4, 1974 Alameda, CA, US
Eli Herdman 20 L R 6' 0.0" 196 Mar 24, 1976 Bremerton, WA, US
Dave Hooten 21 R R 6' 0.0" 185 May 8, 1975 Fort Smith, AR, US
Steve Huls 21 R R 6' 0.0" 178 Oct 11, 1974 St. Cloud, MN, US
Heath Johnson 19 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Aug 25, 1976 Lakefield, MN, US
Travis Johnson 22 L R 6' 0.0" 210 Nov 23, 1973 Coon Rapids, MN, US
Raul Juarez 20 R R 6' 3.0" 198 Oct 28, 1975
Tom Knauss 22 R R 6' 2.0" 218 Jun 16, 1974 Chicago, IL, US
Greg Lakovic 21 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 31, 1975
Tom LaRosa 21 R R 5' 10.0" 188 Jun 28, 1975 Granada Hills, CA, US
Alan Mahaffey 22 L L 6' 1.0" 200 Feb 2, 1974 Altus, OK, US
Rodney McBride 21 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Nov 15, 1974 Memphis, TN, US
Jason McKenzie 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jun 21, 1974
Brad Niedermaier 23 R R 6' 2.0" 209 Feb 9, 1973 Park Ridge, IL, US
Israel Paez 19 S R 5' 10.0" 188 Dec 23, 1976 Carabobo, VE
Tommy Peterman 21 L L 6' 0.0" 228 May 21, 1975 Springfield, OH, US
Tim Peters 23 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 1, 1972
A.J. Pierzynski 19 L R 6' 3.0" 235 Dec 30, 1976 Bridgehampton, NY, US
Fred Rath 23 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Jan 5, 1973 Dallas, TX, US
Kasey Richardson 19 L L 6' 3.0" 191 Aug 27, 1976 Washington, DC, US
John Schroeder 20 L R 6' 3.0" 245 Oct 9, 1975 Coeur d'Alene, ID, US
Jeff Smith 22 L R 6' 3.0" 210 Jun 17, 1974 Akron, OH, US
Corey Spiers 21 L L 6' 0.0" 204 Jun 19, 1975 Joliet, IL, US
James Splittorff 22 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 12, 1973 Kansas City, MO, US
Scott Tanksley 22 S R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 1, 1973 Dallas, TX, US
Matt Vanderbush 22 L L 6' 5.0" 230 Jun 3, 1974 Sidney, NY, US

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