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1997 GCL Twins

1997 > Class Rookie > 1997 Gulf Coast League (West)
Overall: 28-32
Scored 220 runs, Allowed 225 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 29-31

Affiliation: Minnesota Twins-AL
Manager: Steve Liddle
Represented: Fort Myers, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk 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 Claudio Almonte 18 57 205 188 19 54 7 2 1 25 16 5 12 36 .287 .333 .362 .695 68 0 2 1 2 0
2 Jimmy Alvarez# 19 52 209 185 25 46 5 4 0 14 12 5 21 46 .249 .327 .319 .646 59 4 1 1 1 0
3 Jose Bautista# 18 14 36 28 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 9 .107 .306 .107 .413 3 0 0 0 0 0
4 Eric Brosam* 19 44 160 141 13 34 3 2 0 9 3 0 14 31 .241 .321 .291 .612 41 0 3 1 1 0
5 Toby Franklin* 20 3 11 11 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .091 .091 .091 .182 1 0 0 0 0 0
6 Jamal Harrison 19 39 144 126 12 31 6 1 0 17 5 3 15 22 .246 .340 .310 .650 39 4 3 0 0 0
7 Ken McCorvey 18 42 142 134 19 39 6 1 3 11 10 6 5 24 .291 .326 .418 .744 56 3 2 1 0 0
8 Brad Meyer* 21 16 47 39 6 10 1 1 0 4 0 0 6 5 .256 .370 .333 .703 13 0 1 1 0 1
9 Manny Nanita 17 22 68 62 4 16 2 0 0 2 2 0 5 14 .258 .313 .290 .604 18 1 0 1 0 0
10 Marcus Smith* 21 6 17 14 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 8 .071 .235 .071 .307 1 0 0 0 0 0
11 DeShawn Southward 19 57 185 154 24 40 2 0 0 6 14 4 29 43 .260 .377 .273 .650 42 3 0 2 0 1
12 Tony Stevens# 18 47 184 170 23 41 3 0 1 17 9 2 9 21 .241 .284 .276 .561 47 8 2 1 2 0
13 Bruce Sutton 20 35 116 96 13 23 5 0 0 4 1 2 13 31 .240 .357 .292 .648 28 0 5 1 1 0
14 Franklin Torres 17 48 179 155 18 40 7 1 1 18 7 3 17 31 .258 .333 .335 .669 52 1 2 2 3 0
15 Gabby Torres 19 45 182 152 17 39 5 1 0 16 18 3 19 21 .257 .358 .303 .660 46 7 6 3 2 0
16 Denny Valerio 18 28 49 44 8 8 2 0 0 1 6 1 4 13 .182 .250 .227 .477 10 2 0 1 0 0
17 Leonel Vilorio 19 50 178 169 8 33 6 0 0 6 3 4 6 31 .195 .230 .231 .461 39 4 2 0 1 0
18 Chip Wade 22 33 119 102 8 17 2 0 1 14 1 1 13 26 .167 .263 .216 .478 22 2 1 1 2 0
18 Players 18.8 60 2231 1970 220 476 62 13 7 165 110 41 199 418 .242 .318 .297 .615 585 39 30 17 15 2
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 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 Grant Balfour 19 2 4 .333 3.76 13 12 0 0 0 0 67.0 73 31 28 1 20 0 43 4 2 3 275 1.388 9.8 0.1 2.7 5.8 2.15
2 Rendy Espina* 19 2 2 .500 1.30 8 7 0 0 0 0 34.2 24 11 5 0 6 0 34 2 0 4 132 0.865 6.2 0.0 1.6 8.8 5.67
3 Brian Fitts 20 4 2 .667 2.83 10 3 0 0 0 0 28.2 29 15 9 0 6 2 31 1 0 2 125 1.221 9.1 0.0 1.9 9.7 5.17
4 Rick Flock 19 2 1 .667 2.89 12 0 4 0 0 0 18.2 21 9 6 0 6 0 17 0 1 2 80 1.446 10.1 0.0 2.9 8.2 2.83
5 Jake Jacobs 19 1 1 .500 0.29 23 0 20 0 0 10 31.1 16 7 1 0 11 1 55 3 0 3 128 0.862 4.6 0.0 3.2 15.8 5.00
6 Nate Melson 18 0 4 .000 5.63 12 7 1 0 0 0 38.1 52 35 24 1 22 0 29 2 2 15 190 1.930 12.2 0.2 5.2 6.8 1.32
7 Peter Moylan 18 4 2 .667 4.05 12 7 2 0 0 0 40.0 46 21 18 0 10 0 40 4 0 3 178 1.400 10.4 0.0 2.2 9.0 4.00
8 John Mundine 19 1 1 .500 1.69 15 0 7 0 0 0 32.0 20 7 6 1 9 2 32 1 0 1 125 0.906 5.6 0.3 2.5 9.0 3.56
9 Robbie Myers 21 1 1 .500 0.63 8 0 6 0 0 0 14.1 5 2 1 0 5 0 13 2 0 0 53 0.698 3.1 0.0 3.1 8.2 2.60
10 Dan Naulty 27 0 0 2.25 2 2 0 0 0 0 4.0 2 1 1 0 3 0 3 0 0 0 15 1.250 4.5 0.0 6.8 6.8 1.00
11 Juan Rincon 18 3 3 .500 2.95 11 10 1 1 0 0 58.0 55 21 19 0 24 0 46 4 1 7 245 1.362 8.5 0.0 3.7 7.1 1.92
12 Matt Sheets 19 2 2 .500 2.38 15 5 5 0 0 2 53.0 49 17 14 1 10 1 24 4 0 2 215 1.113 8.3 0.2 1.7 4.1 2.40
13 James Splittorff 23 0 1 .000 2.08 2 0 2 0 0 0 4.1 2 1 1 0 4 0 6 1 0 0 19 1.385 4.2 0.0 8.3 12.5 1.50
14 Pat Stenger 18 0 2 .000 4.54 15 2 3 0 0 0 35.2 41 21 18 3 10 1 22 3 3 6 155 1.430 10.3 0.8 2.5 5.6 2.20
15 Tim Sturdy 18 1 1 .500 0.75 9 2 3 1 1 0 24.0 12 4 2 0 6 0 14 0 2 0 88 0.750 4.5 0.0 2.2 5.2 2.33
16 Scott Tanksley 23 0 2 .000 2.08 4 0 0 0 0 0 8.2 5 2 2 0 1 0 7 0 0 1 31 0.692 5.2 0.0 1.0 7.3 7.00
17 Jamie Vallis* 20 5 3 .625 4.76 14 3 3 0 0 0 34.0 30 20 18 0 14 1 34 1 0 3 147 1.294 7.9 0.0 3.7 9.0 2.43
18 Chip Wade 22 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 3.000 0.0 0.0 27.0 0.0 0.00
18 Players 19.1 28 32 .467 2.95 60 60 58 2 7 12 527.0 482 225 173 7 168 8 450 32 11 52 2203 1.233 8.2 0.1 2.9 7.7 2.68

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Gabby Torres 41 309 62 8 0 .979 9.05 7 41 23 36%
Chip Wade 22 119 27 1 3 .993 6.64 4 27 12 31%
Manny Nanita 6 16 2 2 0 .900 3.00 1 8 2 20%

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Eric Brosam 39 371 25 5 25 .988 10.15
Jamal Harrison 31 238 18 5 19 .981 8.26

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tony Stevens 41 73 96 4 18 .977 4.12
Franklin Torres 25 43 78 9 11 .931 4.84
Jose Bautista 1 2 4 1 1 .857 6.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leonel Vilorio 49 28 89 12 4 .907 2.39
Franklin Torres 12 4 20 1 2 .960 2.00
Chip Wade 9 4 18 1 0 .957 2.44
Denny Valerio 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jimmy Alvarez 51 78 178 13 33 .952 5.02
Jose Bautista 12 7 24 8 2 .795 2.58
Tony Stevens 7 5 14 2 3 .905 2.71
Franklin Torres 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Claudio Almonte 48 0.00
Bruce Sutton 11 0.00
Denny Valerio 8 0.00
Jamal Harrison 4 0.00
Brad Meyer 3 0.00
DeShawn Southward 2 0.00
Marcus Smith 1 0.00

CF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ken McCorvey 35 0.00
DeShawn Southward 16 0.00
Brad Meyer 8 0.00
Marcus Smith 4 0.00
Denny Valerio 4 0.00
Toby Franklin 3 0.00
Claudio Almonte 2 0.00
Leonel Vilorio 1 0.00

RF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
DeShawn Southward 40 0.00
Bruce Sutton 20 0.00
Denny Valerio 4 0.00
Leonel Vilorio 4 0.00
Brad Meyer 3 0.00
Marcus Smith 2 0.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
DeShawn Southward 55 64 6 1 3 .986 1.27
Claudio Almonte 50 53 0 1 0 .981 1.06
Ken McCorvey 35 48 3 3 0 .944 1.46
Bruce Sutton 30 36 0 0 0 1.000 1.20
Denny Valerio 16 9 0 0 0 1.000 0.56
Brad Meyer 14 14 1 0 0 1.000 1.07
Marcus Smith 6 9 2 1 0 .917 1.83
Leonel Vilorio 5 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.40
Jamal Harrison 4 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
Toby Franklin 3 3 1 0 0 1.000 1.33

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jake Jacobs 23 0 1 2 0 .333 0.04
John Mundine 15 3 1 0 0 1.000 0.27
Matt Sheets 15 6 10 2 0 .889 1.07
Pat Stenger 15 5 6 0 0 1.000 0.73
Jamie Vallis 14 3 6 0 0 1.000 0.64
Grant Balfour 13 3 17 1 0 .952 1.54
Rick Flock 12 0 3 1 1 .750 0.25
Nate Melson 12 3 3 2 0 .750 0.50
Peter Moylan 12 3 5 0 0 1.000 0.67
Juan Rincon 11 3 13 0 1 1.000 1.45
Brian Fitts 10 2 5 2 0 .778 0.70
Tim Sturdy 9 3 9 1 0 .923 1.33
Rendy Espina 8 3 6 2 1 .818 1.13
Robbie Myers 8 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.63
Scott Tanksley 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
Dan Naulty 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
James Splittorff 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Brad Meyer 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Chip Wade 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Claudio Almonte 18 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Aug 2, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jimmy Alvarez 19 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 4, 1977 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Grant Balfour 19 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 30, 1977 Sydney, New South Wales, AU
Jose Bautista 18 S R 5' 10.0" 150 Jun 6, 1979 Bonao, Monsenor Nouel, DO
Eric Brosam 19 L R 6' 0.0" 198 Dec 4, 1977 Redwood Falls, MN, US
Rendy Espina 19 L L 6' 0.0" 230 May 11, 1978 Cabimas, Zulia, VE
Brian Fitts 20 R R 6' 2.0" 187 Jul 25, 1976 Gallatin, TN, US
Rick Flock 19 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 19, 1978 Fort Myers, FL, US
Toby Franklin 20 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 21, 1976 Fort Pierce, FL, US
Jamal Harrison 19 R R 6' 4.0" 216 Jul 15, 1977 Palo Alto, CA, US
Jake Jacobs 19 R R 6' 6.0" 233 Mar 28, 1978 Yokosuka, JP
Ken McCorvey 18 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Mar 16, 1979 Pensacola, FL, US
Nate Melson 18 R R 6' 6.0" 203 Oct 28, 1978 Fayetteville, AR, US
Brad Meyer 21 L R 6' 0.0" 165 Oct 23, 1975 Minneapolis, MN, US
Peter Moylan 18 R R 6' 2.0" 225 Dec 2, 1978 Attadale, Western Australia, AU
John Mundine 19 S R 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 6, 1977 Houston, TX, US
Robbie Myers 21 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 22, 1976 Dover, DE, US
Manny Nanita 17 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Dec 25, 1979 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Dan Naulty 27 R R 6' 6.0" 211 Jan 6, 1970 Los Angeles, CA, US
Juan Rincon 18 R R 5' 11.0" 210 Jan 23, 1979 Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Matt Sheets 19 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Sep 16, 1977 Mount Pleasant, MI, US
Marcus Smith 21 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jun 7, 1976 Bloomington, IN, US
DeShawn Southward 19 R R 5' 11.0" 187 May 16, 1978 Dade City, FL, US
James Splittorff 23 L R 6' 3.0" 185 Oct 12, 1973 Kansas City, MO, US
Pat Stenger 18 R R 6' 6.0" 209 Oct 7, 1978 Cleveland, OH, US
Tony Stevens 18 S R 5' 10.0" 160 Sep 18, 1978 Fort Walton Beach, FL, US
Tim Sturdy 18 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Oct 8, 1978 Peoria, AZ, US
Bruce Sutton 20 R R 6' 3.0" 180 Aug 2, 1976 Valley View, OK, US
Scott Tanksley 23 S R 5' 11.0" 185 Nov 1, 1973 Dallas, TX, US
Franklin Torres 17 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Sep 10, 1979 Santiago, Santiago, DO
Gabby Torres 19 R R 5' 10.0" 205 Mar 22, 1978 Acarigua, Portuguesa, VE
Denny Valerio 18 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Apr 16, 1979 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Jamie Vallis 20 R L 6' 6.0" 200 May 22, 1977 Halifax, NS, CA
Leonel Vilorio 19 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Mar 10, 1978 Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Chip Wade 22 R R 6' 1.0" 205 Mar 15, 1975 Charleston, SC, US

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