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1997 Huntsville Stars

1997 > Class AA > 1997 Southern League (West)
Overall: 77-62
Scored 942 runs, Allowed 816 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 79-60

Affiliation: Oakland Athletics-AL
Manager: Mike Quade
Represented: Huntsville, AL
Ballpark: Joe W. Davis Stadium (Huntsville, AL)
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 Danny Ardoin 22 57 230 208 26 48 10 1 4 23 2 3 17 38 .231 .296 .346 .642 72 7 3 0 2 0
2 Todd Bussa 24 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Jose Castro# 22 5 18 13 4 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 .385 .556 .385 .940 5 0 1 0 0 0
4 Ryan Christenson 23 29 145 120 39 44 9 3 2 18 5 4 24 23 .367 .469 .542 1.011 65 3 0 0 1 0
5 Mike Coolbaugh 25 139 628 559 100 172 37 2 30 132 8 3 52 105 .308 .369 .542 .911 303 17 7 2 8 3
6 D.T. Cromer* 26 134 614 545 100 176 40 6 15 121 12 7 60 102 .323 .389 .501 .890 273 8 3 0 6 4
7 Rob De Boer 26 91 359 288 55 70 16 1 18 48 8 5 60 111 .243 .385 .493 .878 142 6 7 3 1 3
8 Ben Grieve* 21 100 466 372 100 122 29 2 24 108 5 1 81 75 .328 .455 .610 1.065 227 8 9 0 4 0
9 Ramon Hernandez 21 44 185 161 27 31 3 0 4 24 0 0 18 23 .193 .281 .286 .567 46 8 3 0 3 0
10 Troy Hughes 26 72 285 258 37 54 12 0 5 33 2 1 23 50 .209 .274 .314 .588 81 8 1 0 3 0
11 Eric Martins 24 61 235 205 33 53 10 3 3 31 2 1 23 31 .259 .336 .380 .717 78 9 2 3 2 0
12 Willie Morales 24 36 156 136 19 37 11 0 3 24 1 0 17 24 .272 .346 .419 .765 57 2 0 0 3 0
13 Mike Neill* 27 122 568 486 129 165 30 2 14 80 16 7 72 113 .340 .427 .496 .922 241 8 4 3 3 0
14 David Newhan* 23 57 245 212 40 67 13 2 5 35 5 5 28 59 .316 .398 .467 .865 99 4 2 1 2 2
15 Roberto Ramirez 27 19 68 66 7 21 4 0 0 6 2 0 0 16 .318 .328 .379 .707 25 0 1 1 0 0
16 Scott Rivette# 23 7 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Demond Smith# 24 87 397 323 79 90 20 6 8 39 31 9 65 76 .279 .404 .452 .856 146 3 4 3 2 0
18 Miguel Tejada 23 128 568 502 85 138 20 3 22 97 15 11 50 99 .275 .344 .458 .802 230 9 7 1 8 0
19 Dane Walker* 27 106 433 361 62 87 17 3 7 52 7 2 68 87 .241 .360 .363 .723 131 8 0 2 2 0
19 Players 24.5 139 5605 4818 942 1380 281 34 164 871 121 59 664 1036 .286 .376 .461 .837 2221 108 54 19 50 12
* - 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 Benito Baez* 20 2 4 .333 9.14 15 7 2 0 0 0 42.1 64 47 43 8 22 1 27 1 2 3 206 2.031 13.6 1.7 4.7 5.7 1.23
2 Bob Baxter* 28 1 1 .500 11.57 6 0 3 0 0 0 4.2 15 10 6 0 3 1 3 0 0 1 32 3.857 28.9 0.0 5.8 5.8 1.00
3 Bob Bennett 26 4 3 .571 7.17 23 1 3 0 0 1 42.2 64 38 34 7 15 2 32 0 0 3 204 1.852 13.5 1.5 3.2 6.8 2.13
4 Bert Bradley 40 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
5 Todd Bussa 24 2 1 .667 4.22 19 0 13 0 0 7 21.1 20 13 10 2 12 0 27 4 1 3 99 1.500 8.4 0.8 5.1 11.4 2.25
6 Steve Connelly 23 3 3 .500 3.75 43 0 22 0 0 7 69.2 74 33 29 3 20 2 49 4 0 5 297 1.349 9.6 0.4 2.6 6.3 2.45
7 Carl Dale 24 6 4 .600 5.38 20 16 2 0 0 0 85.1 95 61 51 10 43 0 57 8 0 4 389 1.617 10.0 1.1 4.5 6.0 1.33
8 Matt Dunbar* 28 1 0 1.000 5.40 5 0 2 0 0 0 5.0 8 3 3 0 1 0 7 0 0 0 23 1.800 14.4 0.0 1.8 12.6 7.00
9 Gary Haught 26 0 1 .000 5.59 6 0 0 0 0 0 9.2 15 6 6 2 2 1 6 0 0 0 44 1.759 14.0 1.9 1.9 5.6 3.00
10 Stacy Hollins 24 5 4 .556 5.37 32 17 4 0 0 2 114.0 110 77 68 11 72 4 68 5 0 15 514 1.596 8.7 0.9 5.7 5.4 0.94
11 Miguel Jimenez 27 7 6 .538 5.86 24 18 2 1 0 0 101.1 127 83 66 15 50 1 64 2 1 4 475 1.747 11.3 1.3 4.4 5.7 1.28
12 Bill King 24 9 7 .563 4.19 28 27 0 1 0 0 176.0 216 99 82 18 28 0 103 10 0 7 762 1.386 11.0 0.9 1.4 5.3 3.68
13 Derek Manning* 26 1 2 .333 5.93 21 0 8 0 0 2 44.0 57 31 29 7 12 0 27 1 0 2 195 1.568 11.7 1.4 2.5 5.5 2.25
14 Mike Maurer 24 8 7 .533 3.83 52 5 24 0 0 2 84.2 86 48 36 10 31 3 61 2 1 5 371 1.382 9.1 1.1 3.3 6.5 1.97
15 Chris Nelson 24 9 3 .750 4.97 20 15 0 1 1 0 99.2 116 60 55 10 25 1 71 1 2 4 430 1.415 10.5 0.9 2.3 6.4 2.84
16 Steve Phoenix 29 0 3 .000 5.80 29 0 23 0 0 9 35.2 43 25 23 3 11 1 25 2 0 4 156 1.514 10.9 0.8 2.8 6.3 2.27
17 Jamey Price 25 9 3 .750 5.30 20 20 0 0 0 0 110.1 153 71 65 16 38 0 80 3 0 2 502 1.731 12.5 1.3 3.1 6.5 2.11
18 Jason Rajotte* 24 2 6 .250 4.40 55 0 21 0 0 3 57.1 67 35 28 5 29 4 35 1 0 3 264 1.674 10.5 0.8 4.6 5.5 1.21
19 Scott Rivette 23 3 1 .750 6.69 7 6 0 0 0 0 39.0 52 29 29 3 19 0 33 0 1 3 180 1.821 12.0 0.7 4.4 7.6 1.74
20 Blake Stein 23 3 2 .600 5.71 7 7 0 0 0 0 34.2 36 24 22 3 20 1 25 0 0 6 157 1.615 9.3 0.8 5.2 6.5 1.25
21 Bret Wagner* 24 0 0 20.25 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.2 7 11 6 0 6 0 3 2 0 2 24 4.875 23.6 0.0 20.2 10.1 0.50
22 Dane Walker 27 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
23 Todd Weinberg* 25 2 1 .667 2.33 20 0 5 0 0 3 27.0 18 12 7 1 17 0 24 1 0 2 114 1.296 6.0 0.3 5.7 8.0 1.41
23 Players 24.6 77 62 .554 5.16 139 139 136 3 1 36 1209.0 1443 816 693 134 477 22 827 47 8 78 5445 1.588 10.7 1.0 3.6 6.2 1.73
* - 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
Danny Ardoin 51 301 43 10 6 .972 6.75 8 42 29 41%
Rob De Boer 42 205 24 5 3 .979 5.45 2 35 14 29%
Ramon Hernandez 34 238 23 1 1 .996 7.68 0 17 14 45%
Willie Morales 17 102 10 1 2 .991 6.59 2 10 9 47%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
D.T. Cromer 131 1167 100 18 129 .986 9.67
Willie Morales 5 43 7 1 6 .980 10.00
Ramon Hernandez 4 34 2 0 2 1.000 9.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Martins 57 126 168 10 46 .967 5.16
David Newhan 48 96 129 16 27 .934 4.69
Dane Walker 39 74 104 13 28 .932 4.56
Jose Castro 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Mike Coolbaugh 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Coolbaugh 131 94 302 24 35 .943 3.02
Dane Walker 8 5 11 3 1 .842 2.00
Danny Ardoin 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ramon Hernandez 2 2 2 0 0 1.000 2.00
Eric Martins 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Miguel Tejada 128 229 423 36 97 .948 5.09
Mike Coolbaugh 8 11 27 2 5 .950 4.75
Jose Castro 5 4 17 2 6 .913 4.20

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Neill 55 0.00
Troy Hughes 49 0.00
Dane Walker 22 0.00
Demond Smith 14 0.00
Roberto Ramirez 6 0.00
Rob De Boer 4 0.00
D.T. Cromer 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Demond Smith 67 0.00
Mike Neill 37 0.00
Ryan Christenson 29 0.00
Dane Walker 7 0.00
Roberto Ramirez 4 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ben Grieve 98 0.00
Mike Neill 31 0.00
Roberto Ramirez 7 0.00
Demond Smith 3 0.00
Troy Hughes 2 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Neill 119 212 12 4 2 .982 1.88
Ben Grieve 98 193 6 8 2 .961 2.03
Demond Smith 84 167 2 5 0 .971 2.01
Troy Hughes 50 67 9 2 2 .974 1.52
Ryan Christenson 29 81 1 1 0 .988 2.83
Dane Walker 29 38 6 0 0 1.000 1.52
Roberto Ramirez 17 25 4 2 1 .935 1.71
Rob De Boer 4 5 0 2 0 .714 1.25
D.T. Cromer 1 2 1 0 0 1.000 3.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jason Rajotte 55 8 13 0 1 1.000 0.38
Mike Maurer 52 7 17 2 1 .923 0.46
Steve Connelly 43 8 9 1 1 .944 0.40
Stacy Hollins 32 15 12 0 1 1.000 0.84
Steve Phoenix 29 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.07
Bill King 28 15 18 5 1 .868 1.18
Miguel Jimenez 24 12 10 4 0 .846 0.92
Bob Bennett 23 4 6 0 0 1.000 0.43
Derek Manning 21 5 8 0 2 1.000 0.62
Carl Dale 20 6 18 0 2 1.000 1.20
Chris Nelson 20 6 9 2 0 .882 0.75
Jamey Price 20 4 24 0 1 1.000 1.40
Todd Weinberg 20 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.25
Todd Bussa 19 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.21
Benito Baez 15 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.33
Scott Rivette 7 3 5 1 0 .889 1.14
Blake Stein 7 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.57
Bob Baxter 6 0 2 2 1 .500 0.33
Gary Haught 6 2 3 0 1 1.000 0.83
Matt Dunbar 5 1 0 0 1 1.000 0.20
Bret Wagner 3 0 0 0 0 0.00
Bert Bradley 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Dane Walker 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Danny Ardoin 22 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Jul 8, 1974 Mamou, LA, US
Benito Baez 20 L L 6' 0.0" 160 May 6, 1977 Bonao, Monsenor Nouel, DO
Bob Baxter 28 R L 6' 1.0" 180 Feb 17, 1969 Norwood, MA, US
Bob Bennett 26 R R 6' 4.0" 205 Dec 30, 1970 Rapid City, SD, US
Bert Bradley 40 S R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 23, 1956 Athens, GA, US
Todd Bussa 24 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Dec 13, 1972 Honesdale, PA, US
Jose Castro 22 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 15, 1974 Villa Vasquez, Monte Cristi, DO
Ryan Christenson 23 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Mar 28, 1974 Redlands, CA, US
Steve Connelly 23 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Apr 27, 1974 Long Beach, CA, US
Mike Coolbaugh 25 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jun 5, 1972 Binghamton, NY, US
D.T. Cromer 26 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Mar 19, 1971 Lake City, SC, US
Carl Dale 24 R R 6' 2.0" 215 Dec 7, 1972 Indianapolis, IN, US
Rob De Boer 26 R R 5' 10.0" 205 Feb 4, 1971 Omaha, NE, US
Matt Dunbar 28 L L 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 15, 1968 Tallahassee, FL, US
Ben Grieve 21 L R 6' 4.0" 200 May 4, 1976 Arlington, TX, US
Gary Haught 26 S R 6' 1.0" 190 Sep 29, 1970 Tacoma, WA, US
Ramon Hernandez 21 R R 6' 0.0" 220 May 20, 1976 Caracas, Distrito Federal, VE
Stacy Hollins 24 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Jul 31, 1972 Conroe, TX, US
Troy Hughes 26 R R 6' 4.0" 212 Jan 3, 1971 Mount Vernon, IL, US
Miguel Jimenez 27 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Aug 19, 1969 New York, NY, US
Bill King 24 R R 6' 5.0" 215 Feb 18, 1973 Tallahassee, FL, US
Derek Manning 26 L L 6' 4.0" 220 Jul 21, 1970 Wilmington, NC, US
Eric Martins 24 R R 5' 9.0" 170 Nov 19, 1972 East Los Angeles, CA, US
Mike Maurer 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 4, 1972 Burnsville, MN, US
Willie Morales 24 R R 5' 10.0" 182 Sep 7, 1972 Tucson, AZ, US
Mike Neill 27 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Apr 27, 1970 Martinsville, VA, US
Chris Nelson 24 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Jan 26, 1973 San Diego, CA, US
David Newhan 23 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Sep 7, 1973 Fullerton, CA, US
Steve Phoenix 29 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 31, 1968 Phoenix, AZ, US
Jamey Price 25 L R 6' 7.0" 220 Feb 11, 1972 Pine Bluff, AR, US
Jason Rajotte 24 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Dec 15, 1972 Warwick, RI, US
Roberto Ramirez 27 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 18, 1970 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Scott Rivette 23 S R 6' 2.0" 200 Feb 8, 1974 Montclair, CA, US
Demond Smith 24 S R 5' 8.0" 180 Nov 6, 1972 Rialto, CA, US
Blake Stein 23 R R 6' 7.0" 210 Aug 3, 1973 McComb, MS, US
Miguel Tejada 23 R R 5' 9.0" 220 May 25, 1974 Bani, Peravia, DO
Bret Wagner 24 L L 6' 0.0" 205 Apr 17, 1973 New Cumberland, PA, US
Dane Walker 27 L R 5' 10.0" 180 Nov 16, 1969 Portland, OR, US
Todd Weinberg 25 R L 6' 3.0" 235 Jun 13, 1972 Fall River, MA, US

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