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1997 Omaha Royals

1997 > Class AAA > 1997 American Association (West)
Overall: 61-83
Scored 663 runs, Allowed 807 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-85

Affiliation: Kansas City Royals-AL
Manager: Mike Jirschele
Represented: Omaha, NE
Ballpark: Johnny Rosenblatt Stadium (Omaha, NE)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Yamil Benitez2492358329619714121711232482.295.341.535.87617681041
2Ramy Brooks273990000000004.000.000.000.000000000
3Jeremy Carr2635139120173232291231517.267.362.375.7374533100
4Jermaine Dye2339155144214460102502925.306.348.556.9048031011
5Sal Fasano2549170152172570414001253.164.247.289.5374415011
6Shane Halter271458491013112900610.265.345.449.7942211020
7Jed Hansen24114421380431022021144813278.268.327.418.74515992520
8Chris Hatcher28682482223451901124011768.230.298.419.7179346032
9Ryan Long24113442411481092601956241898.265.305.467.772192147332
10Mendy Lopez23176152612201600821.231.333.327.6601700100
11Felix Martinez#231124524105510419423621112986.254.313.334.647137117510
12Tony Medrano22176659101200490145.203.242.407.6492410031
13Mark Merchant#282550000000004.000.000.000.000000000
14Rod Myers*24381621422136100210641537.254.323.366.6895200410
15Jon Nunnally*256827423035641111533833967.278.387.530.91712233022
16Hector Ortiz272176637123003001315.190.329.238.5671510000
17Craig Paquette282399919286032002626.308.343.473.8164360020
18Pork Chop Pough271244894336310920122590153113.252.335.455.790197151200
19Brad Seitzer27216963412300400510.190.246.238.4841540010
20Steve Sisco275420018823498031221834.261.289.351.6406640310
21Andy Stewart26863212883879101624111843.274.335.378.714109119510
22Chris Stynes2410344941867119261961722130.285.318.416.734174101541Stats for 2 teams
23Larry Sutton*27106443380611142711972006157.300.395.526.92120060024
24Mike Sweeney23401671442234811029021820.236.323.514.8377432031
25Joe Vitiello2713474259103900516.214.298.452.7501900000
25 Players25.11445288473866312352321617862275414341014.261.327.429.756203311548333516
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Brian Bevil2521.6674.382631200139.03422198220472001711.4367.81.85.110.82.14
2Jamie Brewington2522.5008.3174000021.22121201013020111981.5698.74.25.48.31.54
3Jim Converse2521.6676.7563100017.118131339013100751.5589.31.64.76.81.44
4Pat Flury24101.0006.08180700026.22918185162242011241.6889.81.75.48.11.50
5Jason Grimsley2915.1676.6876000031.03626233290223031562.09710.50.98.46.40.76
6Chris Haney*28101.0003.7943000019.0161283607201821.1587.61.42.83.31.17
7Brian Harrison281012.4555.0530290400178.1208114100205508310067831.47510.51.02.84.21.51
8Rick Huisman2815.1673.62371800259.25929247351573072681.5758.91.15.38.61.63
9Doug Johns*2915.1677.5696110041.25836357110241211891.65612.51.52.45.22.18
10Allen McDill*2552.7145.88236500264.180424210262515022951.64811.21.43.67.11.96
11Jeff Montgomery35000.002010002.0100010200081.0004.50.04.59.02.00
12Steve Olsen2745.4445.762213200084.196675411483433154021.70810.21.25.14.60.90
13Gregg Olson3031.7503.3195200035.13013134100200011401.1327.61.02.55.12.00
14Ken Patterson*3222.5004.112201300430.23417145100280021321.43510.01.52.98.22.80
15Brad Pennington*2821.6674.32351600050.04128246410483042301.6407.41.17.48.61.17
16Mike Perez3241.8004.713402200836.13822194183292021661.5419.41.04.57.21.61
17Hipolito Pichardo27005.795120014.25331303010221.7149.61.95.85.81.00
18Jim Pittsley2312.3334.4277000038.23621193200302021731.4488.40.74.77.01.50
19Ken Ray22512.2946.3725211200113.0131868021632964185161.71710.41.75.07.61.52
20Glendon Rusch*2201.0004.501100006.07333102001251.33310.54.51.53.02.00
21Rudy Seanez2825.2866.51283800047.053423413250462022261.66010.12.54.88.81.84
22Scott Service3032.6002.5949042002448.23915145161692022051.1307.20.93.012.84.31Stats for 2 teams
23Toby Smith2513.2507.841701200320.2241918615211013961.88710.52.66.54.80.73
24Robert Toth2452.7142.75157100052.15018166190301002251.3188.61.03.35.21.58
25Todd Van Poppel2515.1678.03116100037.050363310240273021882.00012.22.45.86.61.13
26Randy Veres3111.5006.60111500015.015111125019000661.3339.01.23.011.43.80
27Scott Watkins*27006.4690400015.119131146015012721.63011.22.33.58.82.50
28Mike Williams2836.3334.222011610579.071413710380681053351.3808.11.14.37.71.79
29Mitch Williams*32002.083010008.26221508000331.2696.21.05.28.31.60
30Mike Zimmerman2813.25010.5976100026.14132318200171111332.31614.02.76.85.80.85
30 Players27.46183.4245.3614414413687351215.21316807724194598159065296254861.5749.71.44.46.71.52
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Andy Stewart492852626.9946.354251538%
Sal Fasano472963444.9887.027261435%
Mike Sweeney332291512.9967.39414939%
Hector Ortiz21130631.9786.4801317%
Ramy Brooks110001.0001.00000

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Larry Sutton102839545103.9948.75
Andy Stewart2718932219.9918.19
Pork Chop Pough1611413113.9927.94
Steve Sisco323114.9608.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jed Hansen851642431769.9604.79
Chris Stynes4488104436.9804.36Stats for 2 teams
Steve Sisco304663317.9733.63
Tony Medrano10252333.9414.80
Shane Halter49513.9333.50

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Pork Chop Pough69411381820.9092.59
Brad Seitzer20163063.8852.30
Craig Paquette19122923.9532.16
Mendy Lopez17153865.8983.12
Chris Stynes1583464.8752.80Stats for 2 teams
Steve Sisco691223.9133.50
Shane Halter51110.6670.40
Jed Hansen325021.0002.33

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Felix Martinez1121753123681.9314.35
Jed Hansen273975616.9504.22
Tony Medrano81819051.0004.63
Shane Halter428031.0002.50

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Yamil Benitez490.00
Chris Hatcher270.00
Chris Stynes220.00Stats for 2 teams
Jeremy Carr170.00
Ryan Long170.00
Steve Sisco170.00
Shane Halter30.00
Andy Stewart30.00
Mark Merchant10.00
Joe Vitiello10.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Jon Nunnally660.00
Rod Myers380.00
Yamil Benitez210.00
Jeremy Carr170.00
Ryan Long70.00
Chris Stynes10.00Stats for 2 teams

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ryan Long830.00
Jermaine Dye290.00
Yamil Benitez210.00
Chris Hatcher140.00
Steve Sisco40.00
Shane Halter20.00
Mark Merchant10.00
Andy Stewart10.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ryan Long104186991.9561.88
Yamil Benitez89150661.9631.75
Jon Nunnally66173872.9632.74
Chris Hatcher3956250.9211.49
Rod Myers3889311.9892.42
Jeremy Carr3357212.9831.79
Jermaine Dye29412001.0001.48
Chris Stynes2352320.9652.39Stats for 2 teams
Steve Sisco1922010.9571.16
Shane Halter5100001.0002.00
Andy Stewart430001.0000.75
Mark Merchant110001.0001.00
Joe Vitiello110001.0001.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Scott Service490610.8570.12Stats for 2 teams
Rick Huisman371821.8180.24
Brad Pennington351421.7140.14
Mike Perez3405001.0000.15
Brian Harrison301424031.0001.27
Rudy Seanez2833001.0000.21
Brian Bevil261310.8000.15
Ken Ray2591222.9130.84
Allen McDill2355001.0000.43
Steve Olsen2297011.0000.73
Ken Patterson2202001.0000.09
Mike Williams2041412.9470.90
Pat Flury1844001.0000.44
Toby Smith1710011.0000.06
Robert Toth1592001.0000.73
Todd Van Poppel112312.8330.45
Randy Veres1101001.0000.09
Doug Johns934021.0000.78
Gregg Olson916001.0000.78
Scott Watkins901001.0000.11
Jamie Brewington701001.0000.14
Jason Grimsley722001.0000.57
Jim Pittsley721001.0000.43
Mike Zimmerman73010.7500.43
Jim Converse611001.0000.33
Hipolito Pichardo511001.0000.40
Chris Haney41810.9002.25
Mitch Williams303001.0001.00
Jeff Montgomery200000.00
Glendon Rusch100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Yamil Benitez24RR6' 2.0"195Oct 5, 1972San Juan, PR
Brian Bevil25RR6' 3.0"190Sep 5, 1971Houston, TX, US
Jamie Brewington25RR6' 4.0"180Sep 28, 1971Greenville, NC, US
Ramy Brooks27RR6' 2.0"180Apr 12, 1970Norman, OK, US
Jeremy Carr26RR5' 9.0"180Mar 30, 1971El Segundo, CA, US
Jim Converse25LR5' 9.0"180Aug 17, 1971San Francisco, CA, US
Jermaine Dye23RR6' 4.0"210Jan 28, 1974Oakland, CA, US
Sal Fasano25RR6' 2.0"220Aug 10, 1971Chicago, IL, US
Pat Flury24RR6' 1.0"220Mar 14, 1973Reno, NV, US
Jason Grimsley29RR6' 3.0"180Aug 7, 1967Cleveland, TX, US
Shane Halter27RR5' 10.0"160Nov 8, 1969La Plata, MD, US
Chris Haney28LL6' 3.0"185Nov 16, 1968Baltimore, MD, US
Jed Hansen24RR6' 1.0"195Aug 19, 1972Tacoma, WA, US
Brian Harrison28RR6' 1.0"185Dec 18, 1968Bryan, TX, US
Chris Hatcher28RR6' 3.0"220Jan 7, 1969Anaheim, CA, US
Rick Huisman28RR6' 3.0"200May 17, 1969Oak Park, IL, US
Doug Johns29RL6' 2.0"185Dec 19, 1967South Bend, IN, US
Ryan Long24RR6' 2.0"215Feb 3, 1973Houston, TX, US
Mendy Lopez23RR6' 2.0"200Oct 15, 1973Pimentel, Duarte, DO
Felix Martinez23SR6' 0.0"170May 18, 1974Nagua, Maria Trinidad Sanchez, DO
Allen McDill25LL6' 0.0"155Aug 23, 1971Greenville, MS, US
Tony Medrano22RR5' 10.0"170Dec 8, 1974Bellflower, CA, US
Mark Merchant28SR6' 2.0"220Jan 23, 1969Dunkirk, NY, US
Jeff Montgomery35RR5' 11.0"170Jan 7, 1962Wellston, OH, US
Rod Myers24LL6' 0.0"190Jan 14, 1973Conroe, TX, US
Jon Nunnally25LR5' 10.0"190Nov 9, 1971Pelham, NC, US
Steve Olsen27RR6' 4.0"225Nov 2, 1969Louisville, KY, US
Gregg Olson30RR6' 4.0"210Oct 11, 1966Scribner, NE, US
Hector Ortiz27RR6' 0.0"205Oct 14, 1969Rio Piedras, PR
Craig Paquette28RR6' 0.0"190Mar 28, 1969Long Beach, CA, US
Ken Patterson32LL6' 4.0"210Jul 8, 1964Costa Mesa, CA, US
Brad Pennington28LL6' 5.0"205Apr 14, 1969Salem, IN, US
Mike Perez32RR6' 0.0"185Oct 19, 1964Yauco, PR
Hipolito Pichardo27RR6' 1.0"160Aug 22, 1969Esperanza, Valverde, DO
Jim Pittsley23RR6' 7.0"215Apr 3, 1974Du Bois, PA, US
Pork Chop Pough27RR6' 0.0"200Dec 25, 1969Sebring, FL, US
Ken Ray22RR6' 2.0"200Nov 27, 1974Atlanta, GA, US
Glendon Rusch22LL6' 2.0"170Nov 7, 1974Seattle, WA, US
Rudy Seanez28RR5' 10.0"185Oct 20, 1968Brawley, CA, US
Brad Seitzer27RR6' 2.0"195Feb 2, 1970Springfield, IL, US
Scott Service30RR6' 6.0"230Feb 26, 1967Cincinnati, OH, US
Steve Sisco27RR5' 10.0"190Dec 2, 1969Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Toby Smith25RR6' 6.0"225Nov 16, 1971Bartlesville, OK, US
Andy Stewart26RR5' 11.0"205Dec 5, 1970Oshawa, ON, CA
Chris Stynes24RR5' 9.0"175Jan 19, 1973Queens, NY, US
Larry Sutton27LL5' 11.0"175May 14, 1970West Covina, CA, US
Mike Sweeney23RR6' 1.0"195Jul 22, 1973Orange, CA, US
Robert Toth24RR6' 2.0"180Jul 30, 1972Gardena, CA, US
Todd Van Poppel25RR6' 5.0"210Dec 9, 1971Hinsdale, IL, US
Randy Veres31RR6' 3.0"190Nov 25, 1965San Francisco, CA, US
Joe Vitiello27RR6' 2.0"215Apr 11, 1970Cambridge, MA, US
Scott Watkins27LL6' 3.0"180May 15, 1970Tulsa, OK, US
Mike Williams28RR6' 2.0"190Jul 29, 1968Radford, VA, US
Mitch Williams32LL6' 3.0"180Nov 17, 1964Santa Ana, CA, US
Mike Zimmerman28RR6' 0.0"180Feb 6, 1969Brooklyn, NY, US

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