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2008 Windy City ThunderBolts

2008 > Class Independent > 2008 Frontier League (West)
Overall: 60-36
Scored 608 runs, Allowed 483 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 58-38

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Brian Nelson and Mike Kashirsky
Represented: Crestwood, IL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: 90,616
Other Years: 2007 / 2009

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 Brett Amyx 23 61 249 217 31 66 9 1 6 35 0 0 22 41 .304 .386 .438 .823 95 6 8 0 2 0
2 Ben Barrone 23 50 173 165 21 31 4 1 7 24 1 1 5 36 .188 .221 .352 .572 58 3 2 1 0 1 Stats for 2 teams
3 Scott Billak 23 91 368 309 57 90 17 1 7 55 5 4 43 63 .291 .388 .421 .809 130 5 7 7 2 0
4 Patrick Brooks 22 8 15 12 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 4 .250 .400 .333 .733 4 0 1 0 0 0
5 Doug Coe 23 24 87 66 16 15 5 0 2 13 0 0 7 15 .227 .402 .394 .796 26 1 13 0 1 0
6 Mike Coles 25 89 412 361 68 109 26 0 12 75 25 3 38 47 .302 .374 .474 .848 171 12 6 3 4 1
7 Marcus Davis# 25 7 19 15 3 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .133 .278 .133 .411 2 0 0 1 0 0
8 Ryan Giblin 23 3 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
9 Philip Grau 26 5 18 14 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 6 .071 .278 .071 .349 1 0 0 0 0 0
10 Phil Hawke* 24 96 435 343 69 106 16 0 22 73 3 1 81 64 .309 .441 .548 .989 188 7 5 0 6 4
11 LaFringe Hayes* 24 8 11 9 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 3 .333 .455 .444 .899 4 0 0 0 0 0
12 Josh Horn 24 95 410 366 63 106 17 2 7 43 9 5 24 72 .290 .334 .404 .739 148 14 3 12 5 3
13 Billy Johnson 23 2 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Chris Klepps 22 24 70 60 7 11 1 0 1 5 1 0 2 15 .183 .265 .250 .515 15 0 5 2 1 0
15 Wes Long 26 96 424 369 66 122 20 0 11 71 16 6 40 53 .331 .402 .474 .877 175 9 7 4 4 1
16 Mark McBratney* 23 15 50 42 10 8 1 0 1 10 1 0 5 7 .190 .277 .286 .562 12 2 0 3 0 0
17 Gilberto Mejia# 25 81 387 326 67 92 13 4 8 38 34 16 45 47 .282 .374 .420 .794 137 5 4 10 2 0
18 Kevin Noles 25 3 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .143 .000 .143 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Amos Ramon 25 49 94 78 18 20 7 0 0 11 0 2 13 16 .256 .363 .346 .709 27 1 0 3 0 0
20 Danny Sawyer 23 56 203 183 33 40 10 0 9 35 0 0 11 50 .219 .273 .421 .693 77 1 3 5 1 0
21 Justin Sims* 27 3 7 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Corey Stang 26 46 194 168 26 39 6 2 3 22 2 4 14 25 .232 .305 .345 .651 58 4 5 4 3 0 Stats for 2 teams
23 Mike Sullivan* 24 88 365 303 61 94 18 4 4 40 14 4 56 60 .310 .416 .436 .852 132 4 1 2 3 1 Stats for 2 teams
24 Justin Tellam 23 36 131 116 22 33 5 0 5 23 0 1 13 28 .284 .351 .457 .808 53 4 0 0 2 0
24 Players 24.2 96 3837 3286 608 933 166 14 100 548 103 44 394 610 .284 .369 .434 .803 1427 75 68 56 33 10
* - 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 Ben Barrone 23 1 0 1.000 4.50 7 0 6 0 0 0 8.0 9 5 4 0 7 0 7 0 0 0 41 2.000 10.1 0.0 7.9 7.9 1.00 Stats for 2 teams
2 Adam Dominick 22 4 2 .667 5.89 19 5 4 0 0 0 44.1 49 33 29 4 14 0 47 2 0 1 194 1.421 9.9 0.8 2.8 9.5 3.36
3 Michael Eisenberg 23 1 4 .200 4.43 9 9 0 0 0 0 44.2 42 31 22 4 28 0 38 4 0 5 205 1.567 8.5 0.8 5.6 7.7 1.36 Stats for 2 teams
4 Bobby Findlay 22 0 0 10.38 4 0 2 0 0 0 8.2 10 11 10 3 10 0 3 2 0 1 48 2.308 10.4 3.1 10.4 3.1 0.30
5 Stephen Flake 24 10 3 .769 4.04 19 19 0 2 1 0 118.0 116 57 53 11 55 0 83 3 0 2 515 1.449 8.8 0.8 4.2 6.3 1.51
6 Ben Foster* 26 1 3 .250 5.15 18 4 5 0 0 0 36.2 43 23 21 4 23 0 24 6 0 7 176 1.800 10.6 1.0 5.6 5.9 1.04 Stats for 2 teams
7 Eric Fussell 25 0 3 .000 18.90 3 2 0 0 0 0 6.2 14 15 14 3 4 0 5 1 0 1 38 2.700 18.9 4.0 5.4 6.8 1.25
8 Brandon Garner 21 0 0 2.57 8 0 4 0 0 1 7.0 2 2 2 0 5 0 5 0 0 0 27 1.000 2.6 0.0 6.4 6.4 1.00
9 Isaac Hess* 22 7 6 .538 3.91 32 9 5 1 1 0 89.2 72 45 39 6 42 0 110 8 0 9 392 1.271 7.2 0.6 4.2 11.0 2.62
10 Brock Hunton 24 0 0 11.08 3 3 0 0 0 0 13.0 16 17 16 6 10 0 4 1 0 0 67 2.000 11.1 4.2 6.9 2.8 0.40
11 Matt Jernstad* 20 1 0 1.000 1.29 3 1 2 0 0 0 7.0 3 1 1 1 4 0 6 0 0 0 27 1.000 3.9 1.3 5.1 7.7 1.50
12 Desmond Jones 22 2 2 .500 5.75 21 0 7 0 0 0 20.1 15 14 13 0 30 0 25 2 2 3 106 2.213 6.6 0.0 13.3 11.1 0.83 Stats for 2 teams
13 Tyler Kelsey* 22 0 0 7.11 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.1 6 5 5 0 4 0 7 0 0 0 28 1.579 8.5 0.0 5.7 9.9 1.75
14 Jason Lowey 23 3 1 .750 4.16 33 2 13 0 0 6 62.2 56 33 29 3 25 0 67 3 1 4 272 1.293 8.0 0.4 3.6 9.6 2.68
15 Josh Lowey 23 1 0 1.000 12.91 7 0 1 0 0 0 7.2 11 13 11 1 12 0 14 2 0 1 46 3.000 12.9 1.2 14.1 16.4 1.17
16 Brian McCullough 22 3 5 .375 5.56 25 5 3 0 0 0 55.0 54 40 34 8 25 0 32 8 1 2 244 1.436 8.8 1.3 4.1 5.2 1.28 Stats for 2 teams
17 Charles O'Neal* 24 0 1 .000 8.68 7 1 1 0 0 0 9.1 13 12 9 2 10 0 5 0 1 0 52 2.464 12.5 1.9 9.6 4.8 0.50
18 Matt Petty 24 3 5 .375 3.72 36 0 32 0 0 15 38.2 33 17 16 7 18 2 45 1 0 5 161 1.319 7.7 1.6 4.2 10.5 2.50
19 Alain Quijano* 25 1 1 .500 4.78 35 0 6 0 0 1 49.0 56 32 26 3 21 1 49 1 0 3 223 1.571 10.3 0.6 3.9 9.0 2.33 Stats for 2 teams
20 Amos Ramon 25 5 4 .556 4.65 19 17 1 1 0 0 100.2 113 59 52 6 24 0 46 4 1 2 437 1.361 10.1 0.5 2.1 4.1 1.92
21 Ted Ratliff 22 4 1 .800 3.44 9 9 0 0 0 0 49.2 46 19 19 1 18 0 22 1 0 2 209 1.289 8.3 0.2 3.3 4.0 1.22
22 Anthony Rebyanski 24 3 2 .600 5.89 38 0 6 0 0 0 36.2 34 27 24 6 29 0 41 9 1 8 179 1.718 8.3 1.5 7.1 10.1 1.41
23 Dan Remenowsky 22 1 0 1.000 1.69 2 1 0 0 0 0 10.2 10 2 2 1 3 0 12 1 0 0 44 1.219 8.4 0.8 2.5 10.1 4.00
24 Derek Schlecker 23 0 0 9.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 3 4 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 11 2.000 13.5 0.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
25 Dallas Sims 23 1 0 1.000 6.59 4 3 1 0 0 0 13.2 11 10 10 1 10 0 9 0 0 1 59 1.537 7.2 0.7 6.6 5.9 0.90
26 Ross Stout 24 11 3 .786 2.56 19 19 0 6 1 0 133.1 104 50 38 5 40 0 122 4 1 11 546 1.080 7.0 0.3 2.7 8.2 3.05
27 Kyle Zweber 22 0 0 7.71 7 0 1 0 0 1 9.1 10 8 8 1 12 0 6 0 0 1 50 2.357 9.6 1.0 11.6 5.8 0.50
27 Players 23.4 60 36 .625 4.51 96 96 86 10 5 24 852.1 800 483 427 71 408 2 739 48 8 56 3757 1.417 8.4 0.7 4.3 7.8 1.81
* - 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 Sawyer 56 382 41 11 3 .975 7.55 8 55 16 23%
Ben Barrone 34 248 42 5 4 .983 8.53 10 35 22 39% Stats for 2 teams
Justin Tellam 20 118 11 3 2 .977 6.45 1 14 3 18%
Doug Coe 9 50 1 1 0 .981 5.67 1 5 0 0%
Corey Stang 2 9 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
Billy Johnson 1 9 0 0 0 1.000 9.00 0 2 0 0%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Phil Hawke 92 808 54 6 65 .993 9.37
Brett Amyx 3 28 1 0 4 1.000 9.67
Patrick Brooks 2 9 0 0 1 1.000 4.50

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gilberto Mejia 81 175 243 11 48 .974 5.16
Chris Klepps 12 19 26 0 3 1.000 3.75
Amos Ramon 11 14 21 1 6 .972 3.18
Ryan Giblin 3 1 2 1 0 .750 1.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Josh Horn 95 66 189 20 20 .927 2.68
Chris Klepps 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Justin Sims 1 0 4 2 0 .667 4.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Wes Long 96 147 246 35 46 .918 4.09
Chris Klepps 4 1 4 0 1 1.000 1.25
Patrick Brooks 3 0 2 0 1 1.000 0.67
Gilberto Mejia 1 2 2 0 2 1.000 4.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Coles 45 0.00
Scott Billak 28 0.00
Mike Sullivan 18 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Amos Ramon 10 0.00
Brett Amyx 9 0.00
Chris Klepps 6 0.00
Corey Stang 5 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Marcus Davis 3 0.00
Mark McBratney 3 0.00
LaFringe Hayes 2 0.00
Ben Barrone 1 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jason Lowey 1 0.00
Justin Sims 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Mike Sullivan 64 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Mike Coles 43 0.00
LaFringe Hayes 4 0.00
Scott Billak 3 0.00
Marcus Davis 2 0.00
Philip Grau 2 0.00
Justin Sims 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Billak 63 0.00
Corey Stang 39 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Brett Amyx 4 0.00
Philip Grau 3 0.00
Mark McBratney 3 0.00
Mike Sullivan 3 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Amos Ramon 2 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Scott Billak 90 140 8 4 0 .974 1.64
Mike Coles 87 169 3 3 1 .983 1.98
Mike Sullivan 85 152 4 3 0 .981 1.84 Stats for 2 teams
Corey Stang 44 64 1 3 0 .956 1.48 Stats for 2 teams
Brett Amyx 13 11 0 1 0 .917 0.85
Amos Ramon 12 18 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Chris Klepps 6 8 1 0 0 1.000 1.50
Mark McBratney 6 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Marcus Davis 5 8 0 1 0 .889 1.60
Philip Grau 5 7 1 0 0 1.000 1.60
LaFringe Hayes 5 3 1 0 1 1.000 0.80
Justin Sims 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Ben Barrone 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jason Lowey 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Anthony Rebyanski 38 1 2 1 0 .750 0.08
Matt Petty 36 3 8 0 1 1.000 0.31
Alain Quijano 35 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.17 Stats for 2 teams
Jason Lowey 33 3 15 0 1 1.000 0.55
Isaac Hess 32 7 13 3 0 .870 0.63
Brian McCullough 25 3 14 2 1 .895 0.68 Stats for 2 teams
Desmond Jones 21 2 3 1 0 .833 0.24 Stats for 2 teams
Adam Dominick 19 2 3 1 1 .833 0.26
Stephen Flake 19 2 7 0 1 1.000 0.47
Amos Ramon 19 11 20 0 2 1.000 1.63
Ross Stout 19 9 16 4 0 .862 1.32
Ben Foster 18 5 9 0 1 1.000 0.78 Stats for 2 teams
Michael Eisenberg 9 4 4 0 0 1.000 0.89 Stats for 2 teams
Ted Ratliff 9 4 1 1 0 .833 0.56
Brandon Garner 8 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.25
Ben Barrone 7 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.14 Stats for 2 teams
Josh Lowey 7 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.14
Charles O'Neal 7 0 0 0 0 0.00
Kyle Zweber 7 0 3 0 0 1.000 0.43
Bobby Findlay 4 2 3 0 0 1.000 1.25
Dallas Sims 4 0 0 0 0 0.00
Eric Fussell 3 2 2 1 0 .800 1.33
Brock Hunton 3 0 1 1 0 .500 0.33
Matt Jernstad 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.00
Dan Remenowsky 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Derek Schlecker 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Tyler Kelsey 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Brett Amyx 23 R R 6' 6.0" 230 Mar 17, 1985 Tyler, TX, US 2008-05-21 2008-08-03
Ben Barrone 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Nov 7, 1984 Winona, MN, US 2008-05-21 2008-07-22
Scott Billak 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Aug 27, 1984 2008-05-22 2008-09-03
Patrick Brooks 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 4, 1985 Vallejo, CA, US 2008-08-12 2008-09-03
Doug Coe 23 R R 6' 6.0" 235 Oct 15, 1984 2008-05-29 2008-07-13
Mike Coles 25 R R 6' 1.0" 220 Sep 25, 1982 Little Rock, AR, US 2008-05-21 2008-09-02
Marcus Davis 25 S R 6' 0.0" 195 Jan 17, 1983 Vallejo, CA, US 2008-06-03 2008-06-12
Adam Dominick 22 R R 6' 5.0" 235 Mar 30, 1986 Wheaton, IL, US 2008-06-15 2008-09-02
Michael Eisenberg 23 L R 6' 7.0" 200 Feb 19, 1985 Philadelphia, PA, US 2008-06-29 2008-07-21
Bobby Findlay 22 S R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 9, 1985 Joliet, IL, US 2008-06-13 2008-06-28
Stephen Flake 24 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Nov 13, 1983 Marietta, GA, US 2008-05-25 2008-09-01
Ben Foster 26 L L 5' 11.0" 195 Apr 2, 1982 Gulfport, MS, US 2008-07-11 2008-07-13
Eric Fussell 25 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Mar 1, 1983 Mokena, IL, US 2008-05-23 2008-06-08
Brandon Garner 21 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Aug 27, 1986 Port Huron, MI, US 2008-08-04 2008-09-03
Ryan Giblin 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Mar 5, 1985 Feasterville, PA, US 2008-07-11 2008-07-13
Philip Grau 26 R L 5' 9.0" 190 Oct 25, 1981 Tyler, TX, US 2008-05-21 2008-05-27
Phil Hawke 24 L L 6' 3.0" 240 Aug 22, 1983 Pensacola, FL, US 2008-05-21 2008-09-03
LaFringe Hayes 24 L L 5' 8.0" 170 Nov 13, 1983 2008-05-22 2008-06-02
Isaac Hess 22 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Aug 8, 1985 Tucson, AZ, US 2008-05-22 2008-08-29
Josh Horn 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 24, 1984 2008-05-21 2008-09-03
Brock Hunton 24 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Aug 30, 1983 2008-05-24 2008-06-04
Matt Jernstad 20 L L 6' 2.0" 245 Jun 10, 1988 Oswego, IL, US 2008-08-17 2008-09-02
Billy Johnson 23 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Nov 8, 1984 Kenosha, WI, US 2008-06-24 2008-06-27
Desmond Jones 22 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Mar 16, 1986 Bellflower, CA, US 2008-05-21 2008-07-05
Tyler Kelsey 22 L L 6' 5.0" 220 Jul 17, 1985 US 2008-06-10 2008-06-10
Chris Klepps 22 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Jun 23, 1986 2008-06-28 2008-08-05
Wes Long 26 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Jun 12, 1982 Opelika, AL, US 2008-05-21 2008-09-03
Jason Lowey 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 26, 1984 Fort Walton Beach, FL, US 2008-05-22 2008-09-03
Josh Lowey 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Dec 26, 1984 Fort Walton Beach, FL, US 2008-05-27 2008-06-08
Mark McBratney 23 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Dec 26, 1984 Wichita, KS, US 2008-07-10 2008-09-03
Brian McCullough 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jul 5, 1985 2008-07-21 2008-09-03
Gilberto Mejia 25 S R 5' 9.0" 160 Sep 1, 1982 Bani, Peravia, DO 2008-05-21 2008-09-03
Kevin Noles 25 R R 6' 1.0" 215 Nov 29, 1982 2008-05-21 2008-05-23
Charles O'Neal 24 R L 6' 4.0" 165 Sep 12, 1983 Roberta, GA, US 2008-05-22 2008-06-08
Matt Petty 24 R R 6' 2.0" 230 Jun 11, 1984 Emporia, KS, US 2008-05-23 2008-09-02
Alain Quijano 25 R L 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 27, 1982 2008-07-10 2008-09-02
Amos Ramon 25 R R 5' 8.0" 185 Jun 19, 1983 Corpus Christi, TX, US 2008-05-21 2008-09-02
Ted Ratliff 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 8, 1985 Chicago, IL, US 2008-07-22 2008-09-03
Anthony Rebyanski 24 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jul 23, 1983 Indiana, PA, US 2008-05-22 2008-09-03
Dan Remenowsky 22 R R 6' 5.0" 245 Apr 7, 1986 Cincinnati, OH, US 2008-07-02 2008-07-08
Danny Sawyer 23 R R 5' 11.0" 200 Feb 2, 1985 2008-05-23 2008-09-01
Derek Schlecker 23 R R 6' 5.0" 200 Jan 7, 1985 Kalamazoo, MI, US 2008-07-12 2008-07-22
Dallas Sims 23 L R 6' 4.0" 220 Jan 31, 1985 Louisville, KY, US 2008-06-07 2008-06-24
Justin Sims 27 L R 5' 9.0" 180 Dec 18, 1980 Knoxville, TN, US 2008-06-13 2008-06-21
Corey Stang 26 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Jun 2, 1982 Camrose, AB, CA 2008-06-12 2008-07-11
Ross Stout 24 R R 6' 0.0" 195 Feb 15, 1984 Palm Springs, CA, US 2008-05-21 2008-08-28
Mike Sullivan 24 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 16, 1983 Munster, IN, US 2008-07-10 2008-09-03
Justin Tellam 23 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 20, 1984 Orange, CA, US 2008-07-10 2008-09-03
Kyle Zweber 22 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Dec 9, 1985 Lakeville, MN, US 2008-07-19 2008-08-09

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