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1997 Charlotte Knights

1997 > Class AAA > 1997 International League (West)
Overall: 76-65
Scored 720 runs, Allowed 744 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-73

Affiliation: Florida Marlins-NL
Manager: Carlos Tosca
Represented: Charlotte, NC
Ballpark: Charlotte Knights Stadium (Fort Mill, SC)
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 Antonio Alfonseca 25 46 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0 0 0
2 Dave Berg 26 117 495 424 76 125 26 6 9 47 16 7 55 71 .295 .377 .448 .825 190 13 3 10 3 1
3 Luis Castillo# 21 37 149 130 25 46 5 0 0 5 8 6 16 22 .354 .425 .392 .817 51 2 0 3 0 1
4 Dan Chergey 26 27 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .500 .333 .833 1 0 0 0 0 0
5 Chris Clapinski# 25 110 405 340 62 89 24 2 12 52 14 2 48 64 .262 .366 .450 .816 153 9 9 6 2 4
6 Alex Cole* 31 39 126 105 20 22 5 0 2 7 4 1 18 20 .210 .331 .314 .645 33 1 1 2 0 0
7 Reid Cornelius 27 22 32 29 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 12 .103 .100 .103 .203 3 0 0 2 1 0
8 Brian Daubach* 25 136 543 461 66 128 40 2 21 93 1 8 65 126 .278 .367 .510 .877 235 7 6 1 10 4
9 Alex Delgado 26 14 45 38 1 8 1 0 0 6 0 0 3 7 .211 .262 .237 .499 9 1 0 3 1 0
10 Todd Dunwoody* 22 107 444 401 74 105 16 7 23 62 25 3 39 129 .262 .331 .509 .840 204 8 3 0 1 2
11 Cliff Floyd* 24 39 142 131 27 48 10 0 9 33 7 2 10 29 .366 .415 .649 1.064 85 3 1 0 0 1
12 Gabe Gonzalez# 25 37 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Livan Hernandez 22 14 14 14 1 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .357 .357 .500 .857 7 0 0 0 0 0
14 Jarod Juelsgaard 29 21 10 9 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 1 0 1 0 0
15 Joe Kmak 34 36 107 93 7 22 6 1 0 12 1 0 11 28 .237 .314 .323 .637 30 3 0 2 1 1
16 Hector Kuilan 21 14 41 39 3 4 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 8 .103 .146 .103 .249 4 2 0 0 0 0
17 Andy Larkin 23 28 23 21 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 11 .048 .091 .048 .139 1 0 0 1 0 0
18 Lou Lucca 26 96 319 292 40 83 22 1 18 51 5 4 22 56 .284 .335 .551 .887 161 7 2 0 3 4
19 Billy McMillon* 25 83 342 296 52 84 26 1 12 47 10 0 44 75 .284 .377 .500 .877 148 4 1 0 1 1 Stats for 2 teams
20 Reynol Mendoza 26 46 14 13 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .154 .154 .154 .308 2 0 0 1 0 0
21 Hector Mercado* 23 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Kurt Miller 24 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
23 Ralph Milliard 23 33 148 132 19 35 5 1 4 18 5 3 9 21 .265 .326 .409 .735 54 1 3 4 0 0
24 Russ Morman 35 117 462 395 82 126 17 2 33 99 3 2 58 89 .319 .407 .623 1.030 246 6 4 0 5 11
25 Rob Natal 31 78 273 251 34 67 17 2 11 49 2 2 19 37 .267 .319 .482 .801 121 9 1 0 2 0
26 Joe Norris 26 9 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
27 Kirt Ojala* 28 27 23 18 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 10 .056 .150 .111 .261 2 0 0 3 0 0
28 Jose Olmeda# 29 83 272 242 24 50 11 1 1 29 3 2 21 41 .207 .270 .273 .543 66 7 2 2 5 1
29 Donn Pall 35 59 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .500 1.000 1 0 0 0 0 0
30 Mike Redmond 26 22 67 61 8 13 5 1 1 2 0 1 1 10 .213 .262 .377 .639 23 1 3 2 0 1
31 Maximo Rodriguez 23 7 22 21 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .048 .091 .048 .139 1 1 0 0 0 0
32 Tony Saunders* 23 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
33 Chris Seelbach 24 16 11 11 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .182 .182 .182 .364 2 0 0 0 0 0
34 Chris Sheff 26 120 371 322 54 82 23 1 11 43 16 4 43 76 .255 .341 .435 .776 140 5 1 2 3 1
35 Rob Stanifer 25 23 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
36 Tony Torres 27 29 76 68 9 19 3 0 1 8 3 2 7 26 .279 .347 .368 .714 25 0 0 1 0 0
37 Bryan Ward* 25 15 12 12 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 3 1 0 0 0 0
38 John Wehner 30 31 100 93 16 26 5 0 3 11 3 1 6 18 .280 .323 .430 .753 40 1 0 1 0 1
39 William Wilson* 26 60 169 146 27 37 6 1 2 13 1 2 17 26 .253 .335 .349 .685 51 2 1 5 0 1
39 Players 26.7 141 5170 4529 720 1214 268 28 169 676 125 52 508 1013 .268 .345 .452 .796 2045 94 41 54 38 35
* - 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 Antonio Alfonseca 25 7 2 .778 4.32 46 0 20 0 0 7 58.1 58 34 28 8 20 3 45 2 2 3 246 1.337 8.9 1.2 3.1 6.9 2.25
2 Tony Castro 25 0 0 4.91 2 0 1 0 0 0 3.2 2 2 2 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 14 1.091 4.9 2.5 4.9 2.5 0.50
3 Dan Chergey 26 3 1 .750 3.14 27 4 9 0 0 6 43.0 37 18 15 5 9 1 40 2 0 2 174 1.070 7.7 1.0 1.9 8.4 4.44
4 Reid Cornelius 27 12 5 .706 5.10 22 22 0 1 0 0 130.2 134 82 74 19 43 1 80 4 1 5 555 1.355 9.2 1.3 3.0 5.5 1.86
5 Vic Darensbourg* 26 4 2 .667 4.38 27 0 6 0 0 2 24.2 22 12 12 4 15 3 21 2 0 1 110 1.500 8.0 1.5 5.5 7.7 1.40
6 Gabe Gonzalez* 25 2 2 .500 2.74 37 1 11 0 0 3 42.2 38 15 13 3 14 1 24 2 0 0 176 1.219 8.0 0.6 3.0 5.1 1.71
7 Bryan Harvey 34 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
8 Livan Hernandez 22 5 3 .625 3.98 14 14 0 0 0 0 81.1 76 39 36 5 38 2 58 3 1 1 352 1.402 8.4 0.6 4.2 6.4 1.53
9 Bill Hurst 27 1 2 .333 7.76 27 0 14 0 0 3 29.0 39 27 25 3 22 2 15 1 0 5 147 2.103 12.1 0.9 6.8 4.7 0.68
10 Jarod Juelsgaard 29 1 3 .250 6.04 21 6 3 0 0 0 50.2 65 41 34 5 39 3 31 2 0 3 251 2.053 11.5 0.9 6.9 5.5 0.79
11 Andy Larkin 23 6 11 .353 6.05 28 27 0 3 0 0 144.1 166 109 97 23 76 2 103 15 1 4 669 1.677 10.4 1.4 4.7 6.4 1.36
12 Reynol Mendoza 26 7 8 .467 5.49 46 17 15 0 0 9 114.2 134 79 70 14 57 4 93 2 1 15 526 1.666 10.5 1.1 4.5 7.3 1.63
13 Hector Mercado* 23 0 1 .000 9.00 1 1 0 0 0 0 5.0 5 5 5 2 5 0 1 0 0 1 25 2.000 9.0 3.6 9.0 1.8 0.20
14 Kurt Miller 24 2 1 .667 3.58 21 0 2 0 0 0 27.2 25 12 11 2 22 0 31 2 0 5 129 1.699 8.1 0.7 7.2 10.1 1.41
15 Joe Norris 26 0 0 11.81 9 1 3 0 0 0 16.0 23 22 21 4 13 0 10 4 0 2 84 2.250 12.9 2.2 7.3 5.6 0.77
16 Kirt Ojala* 28 8 7 .533 3.50 25 24 1 0 0 0 149.0 148 74 58 13 55 2 119 3 0 4 627 1.362 8.9 0.8 3.3 7.2 2.16
17 Donn Pall 35 4 7 .364 3.39 59 0 28 0 0 8 79.2 82 40 30 10 11 2 70 5 0 3 334 1.167 9.3 1.1 1.2 7.9 6.36
18 Gregg Press 25 0 0 4.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 5 3 3 1 4 0 2 0 0 0 26 1.500 7.5 1.5 6.0 3.0 0.50
19 Tony Saunders* 23 1 0 1.000 2.77 3 3 0 0 0 0 13.0 9 4 4 1 6 0 9 0 0 0 50 1.154 6.2 0.7 4.2 6.2 1.50
20 Chris Seelbach 24 5 0 1.000 6.26 16 6 1 0 0 0 50.1 58 36 35 7 34 2 50 1 0 3 241 1.828 10.4 1.3 6.1 8.9 1.47
21 Rob Stanifer 25 4 0 1.000 4.88 22 0 16 0 0 5 27.2 34 16 15 3 7 0 25 1 0 2 123 1.482 11.1 1.0 2.3 8.1 3.57
22 Bryan Ward* 25 2 9 .182 6.93 15 14 0 2 0 0 75.1 102 62 58 17 30 4 48 4 1 5 349 1.752 12.2 2.0 3.6 5.7 1.60
23 Matt Whisenant* 26 2 1 .667 7.20 16 0 4 0 0 0 15.0 16 12 12 0 12 0 19 0 0 4 73 1.867 9.6 0.0 7.2 11.4 1.58
24 William Wilson* 26 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
24 Players 26.5 76 65 .539 4.95 141 141 135 6 4 43 1190.0 1278 744 655 150 535 32 895 55 7 68 5289 1.524 9.7 1.1 4.0 6.8 1.67
* - 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
Rob Natal 72 396 34 4 4 .991 5.97 8 37 15 29%
Joe Kmak 33 187 13 3 1 .985 6.06 4 18 6 25%
Mike Redmond 20 119 13 2 1 .985 6.60 1 14 6 30%
Alex Delgado 14 88 11 1 1 .990 7.07 2 2 6 75%
Hector Kuilan 14 76 9 1 2 .988 6.07 2 1 3 75%
Maximo Rodriguez 6 49 3 1 0 .981 8.67 0 5 2 29%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Brian Daubach 101 870 62 8 92 .991 9.23
Russ Morman 50 339 26 5 35 .986 7.30
Cliff Floyd 3 32 1 1 7 .971 11.00
John Wehner 2 8 0 0 1 1.000 4.00
Joe Kmak 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Clapinski 40 89 96 6 27 .969 4.63
Luis Castillo 36 66 97 5 24 .970 4.53
Ralph Milliard 32 71 91 1 33 .994 5.06
Jose Olmeda 23 46 55 2 16 .981 4.39
Tony Torres 19 24 44 0 13 1.000 3.58
Dave Berg 2 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.50
John Wehner 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Lucca 91 43 201 14 15 .946 2.68
Chris Clapinski 24 17 45 2 3 .969 2.58
Jose Olmeda 21 13 54 6 10 .918 3.19
John Wehner 14 8 31 1 5 .975 2.79
Dave Berg 1 0 4 0 2 1.000 4.00
Joe Kmak 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Berg 108 135 318 22 70 .954 4.19
Chris Clapinski 32 42 93 4 19 .971 4.22
Jose Olmeda 1 4 2 1 1 .857 6.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy McMillon 61 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Chris Sheff 41 0.00
Cliff Floyd 36 0.00
Jose Olmeda 9 0.00
William Wilson 5 0.00
Alex Cole 2 0.00
John Wehner 2 0.00
Chris Clapinski 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Dunwoody 105 0.00
Chris Sheff 22 0.00
Alex Cole 21 0.00
William Wilson 2 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chris Sheff 50 0.00
Russ Morman 41 0.00
William Wilson 41 0.00
Billy McMillon 20 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jose Olmeda 19 0.00
Alex Cole 12 0.00
John Wehner 11 0.00
Rob Natal 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Todd Dunwoody 105 231 5 2 1 .992 2.25
Chris Sheff 105 154 5 0 0 1.000 1.51
Billy McMillon 81 133 8 2 0 .986 1.74 Stats for 2 teams
William Wilson 47 75 2 0 1 1.000 1.64
Russ Morman 41 59 3 0 0 1.000 1.51
Cliff Floyd 36 47 4 0 0 1.000 1.42
Alex Cole 34 46 2 1 1 .980 1.41
Jose Olmeda 28 52 4 1 0 .982 2.00
John Wehner 13 16 0 1 0 .941 1.23
Chris Clapinski 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Rob Natal 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 5.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Donn Pall 59 4 14 3 0 .857 0.31
Antonio Alfonseca 46 4 7 1 2 .917 0.24
Reynol Mendoza 46 12 19 2 3 .939 0.67
Gabe Gonzalez 37 6 11 1 1 .944 0.46
Andy Larkin 28 10 20 2 1 .938 1.07
Dan Chergey 27 0 7 1 0 .875 0.26
Vic Darensbourg 27 1 4 0 1 1.000 0.19
Bill Hurst 27 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.11
Kirt Ojala 25 6 19 3 3 .893 1.00
Reid Cornelius 22 11 30 1 2 .976 1.86
Rob Stanifer 22 2 2 0 0 1.000 0.18
Jarod Juelsgaard 21 5 8 2 0 .867 0.62
Kurt Miller 21 0 1 1 0 .500 0.05
Chris Seelbach 16 6 3 0 0 1.000 0.56
Matt Whisenant 16 1 4 1 1 .833 0.31
Bryan Ward 15 3 13 2 2 .889 1.07
Livan Hernandez 14 4 15 1 1 .950 1.36
Joe Norris 9 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.22
Tony Saunders 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33
Tony Castro 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Bryan Harvey 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Hector Mercado 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Gregg Press 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
William Wilson 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Antonio Alfonseca 25 R R 6' 5.0" 250 Apr 16, 1972 La Romana, La Romana, DO
Dave Berg 26 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Sep 3, 1970 Roseville, CA, US
Luis Castillo 21 S R 5' 11.0" 145 Sep 12, 1975 San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Tony Castro 25 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jul 9, 1971 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Dan Chergey 26 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Jan 29, 1971 Summit, NJ, US
Chris Clapinski 25 S R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 20, 1971 Buffalo, NY, US
Alex Cole 31 L L 6' 2.0" 170 Aug 17, 1965 Fayetteville, NC, US
Reid Cornelius 27 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Jun 2, 1970 Thomasville, AL, US
Vic Darensbourg 26 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 13, 1970 Los Angeles, CA, US
Brian Daubach 25 L R 6' 1.0" 201 Feb 11, 1972 Belleville, IL, US
Alex Delgado 26 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Jan 11, 1971 Palmarejo, Zulia, VE
Todd Dunwoody 22 L L 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 11, 1975 Lafayette, IN, US
Cliff Floyd 24 L R 6' 5.0" 220 Dec 5, 1972 Chicago, IL, US
Gabe Gonzalez 25 S L 6' 1.0" 160 May 24, 1972 Long Beach, CA, US
Bryan Harvey 34 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 2, 1963 Soddy-Daisy, TN, US
Livan Hernandez 22 R R 6' 2.0" 245 Feb 20, 1975 Villa Clara, CU
Bill Hurst 27 R R 6' 7.0" 220 Apr 28, 1970 Miami Beach, FL, US
Jarod Juelsgaard 29 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 27, 1968 Harlan, IA, US
Joe Kmak 34 R R 6' 0.0" 200 May 3, 1963 Napa, CA, US
Hector Kuilan 21 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Apr 3, 1976 Hato Rey, PR
Andy Larkin 23 R R 6' 4.0" 175 Jun 27, 1974 Chelan, WA, US
Lou Lucca 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Oct 13, 1970 San Francisco, CA, US
Billy McMillon 25 L L 5' 11.0" 172 Nov 17, 1971 Alamogordo, NM, US
Reynol Mendoza 26 R R 6' 0.0" 202 Oct 27, 1970 Eagle Pass, TX, US
Hector Mercado 23 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Apr 29, 1974 Catano, PR
Kurt Miller 24 R R 6' 5.0" 205 Aug 24, 1972 Tucson, AZ, US
Ralph Milliard 23 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Dec 30, 1973 Willemstad, CW
Russ Morman 35 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Apr 28, 1962 Independence, MO, US
Rob Natal 31 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Nov 13, 1965 Long Beach, CA, US
Joe Norris 26 R R 6' 4.0" 215 Nov 29, 1970 Long Pine, CA, US
Kirt Ojala 28 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Dec 24, 1968 Kalamazoo, MI, US
Jose Olmeda 29 S R 5' 9.0" 155 Jun 20, 1968 Rio Piedras, PR
Donn Pall 35 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Jan 11, 1962 Chicago, IL, US
Gregg Press 25 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 21, 1971 Santa Cruz, CA, US
Mike Redmond 26 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 5, 1971 Seattle, WA, US
Maximo Rodriguez 23 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 18, 1973 Higuey, La Altagracia, DO
Tony Saunders 23 L L 6' 2.0" 205 Apr 29, 1974 Baltimore, MD, US
Chris Seelbach 24 R R 6' 4.0" 180 Dec 18, 1972 Lufkin, TX, US
Chris Sheff 26 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Feb 4, 1971 Laguna Beach, CA, US
Rob Stanifer 25 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Mar 10, 1972 Easley, SC, US
Tony Torres 27 R R 5' 9.0" 165 Jun 1, 1970 San Pablo, CA, US
Bryan Ward 25 L L 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 28, 1972 Bristol, PA, US
John Wehner 30 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 29, 1967 Pittsburgh, PA, US
Matt Whisenant 26 R L 6' 3.0" 215 Jun 8, 1971 Los Angeles, CA, US
William Wilson 26 L L 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 24, 1970 Sylacauga, AL, US

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