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1992 Phoenix Firebirds

1992 > Class AAA > 1992 Pacific Coast League (South)
Overall: 66-78
Scored 605 runs, Allowed 680 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-80

Affiliation: San Francisco Giants-NL
Manager: Bill Evers
Represented: Phoenix, AZ
Ballpark: Scottsdale Stadium (Scottsdale, AZ)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1991 / 1993

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 Johnny Ard 25 22 18 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 4 0 0
2 Mark Bailey# 30 35 111 87 15 27 4 0 6 23 0 0 20 19 .310 .441 .563 1.005 49 2 2 0 2 0
3 Mike Benjamin 26 31 115 108 15 33 10 2 0 17 4 2 3 18 .306 .342 .435 .777 47 1 3 1 0 1
4 Buddy Black* 35 3 9 9 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 0 0 0
5 Greg Brummett 25 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Dave Burba 25 13 19 18 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .056 .105 .056 .161 1 0 0 0 0
7 Larry Carter 27 28 34 31 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 15 .161 .188 .161 .349 5 0 2 0 0
8 Joel Chimelis 24 49 198 185 26 56 9 3 1 23 1 4 5 24 .303 .321 .400 .721 74 3 1 5 2 1
9 Royce Clayton 22 48 212 192 30 46 6 2 3 18 15 6 17 25 .240 .300 .339 .639 65 8 0 2 1 0
10 Pete Coachman 30 61 232 209 35 50 12 2 4 28 8 1 16 21 .239 .306 .373 .679 78 4 5 0 2 0 Stats for 2 teams
11 Craig Colbert 27 36 148 140 16 45 8 1 1 12 0 1 3 16 .321 .336 .414 .750 58 4 1 2 2 0
12 Jamie Cooper# 26 75 218 197 23 44 4 2 0 9 25 6 12 61 .223 .267 .264 .531 52 2 0 8 1 2
13 Todd Crosby# 27 14 43 36 3 6 1 1 0 1 0 1 5 3 .167 .268 .250 .518 9 2 0 2 0 0
14 Ronald Crowe 24 9 27 26 1 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .192 .222 .231 .453 6 0 0 0 0 0
15 Matt Davis# 24 6 24 24 3 7 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 3 .292 .292 .333 .625 8 0 0 0 0 0
16 Steve Decker 26 125 509 450 50 127 22 2 8 74 2 4 47 64 .282 .348 .393 .741 177 19 3 0 9 2
17 Scott Garrelts 30 4 4 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250 3 0 0 0 0
18 Jerry Don Gleaton* 34 15 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
19 Dave Hengel 30 27 63 55 1 7 2 0 0 6 0 1 7 17 .127 .222 .164 .386 9 1 0 0 1 0
20 Gil Heredia 26 22 13 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .111 .111 .111 .222 1 0 4 0 0
21 Steve Hosey 23 125 512 462 64 132 28 7 10 65 15 15 39 98 .286 .346 .442 .787 204 11 6 0 5 4
22 Rick Huisman 23 9 12 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .083 .083 .083 .167 1 0 0 0 0
23 Erik Johnson 26 90 257 229 24 55 5 1 0 19 8 10 20 38 .240 .306 .271 .576 62 9 2 5 1 2
24 Mark Leonard* 27 39 165 139 17 47 4 1 5 25 1 2 21 29 .338 .430 .489 .920 68 1 3 0 2 1
25 Danny Lewis* 24 70 275 244 32 66 15 2 10 41 0 8 24 42 .270 .336 .471 .807 115 12 2 1 4 5
26 Darren Lewis 24 42 173 158 22 36 5 2 0 6 9 6 11 15 .228 .287 .285 .571 45 8 2 2 0 0
27 Greg Litton 27 25 95 85 14 26 7 0 4 19 0 1 8 21 .306 .362 .529 .891 45 2 0 1 1 1
28 Dave Masters 27 39 11 10 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 6 .200 .200 .400 .600 4 0 1 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
29 Paul McClellan 26 20 8 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 .000 .167 .000 .167 0 0 2 1 0
30 Craig McMurtry 32 40 17 11 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 5 .091 .231 .182 .413 2 0 4 0 0
31 Jim McNamara* 27 23 81 67 5 14 3 0 0 3 0 0 14 13 .209 .346 .254 .599 17 5 0 0 0 3
32 Jimmy Myers 23 25 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
33 Rob Nelson* 28 84 292 234 35 50 11 0 10 28 1 0 55 70 .214 .364 .389 .753 91 7 1 1 1 5 Stats for 2 teams
34 Francisco Oliveras 29 22 6 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 2 0 0
35 Dave Patterson 28 117 436 367 34 94 13 6 0 35 6 5 56 62 .256 .360 .324 .684 119 7 4 8 1 2
36 John Patterson# 25 93 402 362 52 109 20 6 2 37 22 18 33 45 .301 .366 .406 .772 147 3 5 0 2 4
37 Reed Peters 26 29 69 59 10 17 2 0 1 4 0 0 7 6 .288 .358 .373 .731 22 1 0 2 1 0
38 Dan Rambo 25 20 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 1 0 0
39 Pat Rapp 24 40 16 15 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .133 .133 .133 .267 2 0 1 0 0
40 Steve Reed 27 29 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
41 Gregg Ritchie* 28 92 232 183 25 49 5 2 1 13 11 5 43 34 .268 .404 .333 .737 61 3 0 4 2 1
42 Kevin Rogers* 23 11 18 16 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 2 0 0
43 Rueben Smiley* 23 17 42 37 5 8 3 0 0 2 0 2 3 9 .216 .293 .297 .590 11 0 1 1 0 0
44 Robert Taylor 26 20 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 1 0 0 0 0
45 Andres Thomas 28 39 122 115 10 31 8 1 1 11 3 0 3 19 .270 .283 .383 .666 44 3 0 2 2 0
46 Doug Vanderweele 22 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
47 Ted Wood* 25 110 477 418 70 127 24 7 7 63 9 9 48 74 .304 .377 .445 .822 186 5 4 2 5 4
47 Players 26.0 144 5451 4794 605 1277 222 51 65 562 134 108 495 866 .266 .337 .375 .712 1796 117 43 73 46 36
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 Johnny Ard 25 5 8 .385 4.46 22 19 1 0 0 0 113.0 130 67 56 5 69 2 56 0 2 7 526 1.761 10.4 0.4 5.5 4.5 0.81
2 Buddy Black* 35 2 0 1.000 0.86 3 3 0 1 1 0 21.0 21 3 2 0 5 0 7 0 0 1 81 1.238 9.0 0.0 2.1 3.0 1.40
3 Greg Brummett 25 0 1 .000 7.71 3 1 2 0 0 0 4.2 8 4 4 0 1 0 2 0 1 1 21 1.929 15.4 0.0 1.9 3.9 2.00
4 Dave Burba 25 5 5 .500 4.72 13 13 0 0 0 0 74.1 86 40 39 5 24 2 44 3 2 3 324 1.480 10.4 0.6 2.9 5.3 1.83
5 Larry Carter 27 11 6 .647 4.37 28 28 0 2 0 0 185.1 188 95 90 17 62 3 126 3 0 9 791 1.349 9.1 0.8 3.0 6.1 2.03
6 Scott Garrelts 30 0 2 .000 8.49 4 4 0 0 0 0 11.2 14 14 11 2 5 0 7 0 0 1 55 1.629 10.8 1.5 3.9 5.4 1.40
7 Jerry Don Gleaton* 34 1 1 .500 3.26 15 0 7 0 0 0 19.1 22 11 7 0 4 2 11 0 1 1 81 1.345 10.2 0.0 1.9 5.1 2.75
8 Gil Heredia 26 5 5 .500 2.01 22 7 7 1 1 1 80.2 83 30 18 3 13 1 37 1 0 3 325 1.190 9.3 0.3 1.5 4.1 2.85
9 Rick Huisman 23 3 2 .600 2.41 9 8 0 0 0 0 56.0 45 16 15 3 24 0 44 1 0 1 230 1.232 7.2 0.5 3.9 7.1 1.83
10 Dave Masters 27 2 8 .200 6.08 39 9 17 0 0 1 90.1 107 71 61 3 71 4 70 2 0 9 449 1.970 10.7 0.3 7.1 7.0 0.99 Stats for 2 teams
11 Paul McClellan 26 2 6 .250 5.88 20 7 4 0 0 1 64.1 85 46 42 9 21 0 43 1 3 7 293 1.648 11.9 1.3 2.9 6.0 2.05
12 Craig McMurtry 32 5 8 .385 4.23 40 14 10 1 1 1 129.2 140 71 61 5 59 4 83 4 0 6 566 1.535 9.7 0.3 4.1 5.8 1.41
13 Jimmy Myers 23 0 4 .000 5.70 25 0 19 0 0 10 23.2 32 20 15 1 13 5 11 0 0 0 114 1.901 12.2 0.4 4.9 4.2 0.85
14 Francisco Oliveras 29 3 2 .600 3.38 22 5 4 1 0 0 61.1 51 24 23 4 21 2 26 1 3 3 250 1.174 7.5 0.6 3.1 3.8 1.24
15 Jim Pena* 27 7 3 .700 4.15 33 2 12 0 0 1 39.0 45 22 18 4 20 6 27 0 0 0 174 1.667 10.4 0.9 4.6 6.2 1.35
16 Dan Rambo 25 1 2 .333 5.93 20 1 4 0 0 1 41.0 47 28 27 1 15 2 32 3 1 0 181 1.512 10.3 0.2 3.3 7.0 2.13
17 Pat Rapp 24 7 8 .467 3.05 39 12 17 2 1 3 121.0 115 54 41 2 40 3 79 2 1 1 516 1.281 8.6 0.1 3.0 5.9 1.98
18 Steve Reed 27 0 1 .000 3.48 29 0 28 0 0 20 31.0 27 13 12 2 10 3 30 0 0 1 128 1.194 7.8 0.6 2.9 8.7 3.00
19 Gregg Ritchie* 28 0 0 4.50 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 4 2 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 10 3.000 18.0 4.5 9.0 0.0 0.00
20 Kevin Rogers* 23 3 3 .500 4.00 11 11 0 1 1 0 69.2 63 34 31 0 22 1 62 1 1 2 287 1.220 8.1 0.0 2.8 8.0 2.82
21 Robert Taylor 26 4 1 .800 2.40 20 0 7 0 0 0 30.0 33 14 8 2 10 2 28 2 0 2 133 1.433 9.9 0.6 3.0 8.4 2.80
22 Doug Vanderweele 22 0 0 10.80 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 3 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 1.800 16.2 0.0 0.0 0.0
23 Randy Veres 26 0 2 .000 8.10 12 0 4 0 0 1 13.1 14 12 12 1 13 1 13 0 0 2 67 2.025 9.4 0.7 8.8 8.8 1.00
23 Players 26.6 66 78 .458 4.12 144 144 135 9 6 40 1272.1 1348 680 582 69 512 41 831 24 15 59 5549 1.462 9.5 0.5 3.6 5.9 1.62

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
Steve Decker 112 626 63 5 10 .993 6.15 10
Jim McNamara 22 137 11 0 0 1.000 6.73 0
Mark Bailey 15 80 6 4 0 .956 5.73 2
Craig Colbert 5 26 4 0 0 1.000 6.00 2

1B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rob Nelson 78 601 61 7 69 .990 8.49 Stats for 2 teams
Danny Lewis 56 499 27 10 39 .981 9.39
Dave Patterson 38 278 16 0 32 1.000 7.74
Ted Wood 14 102 10 3 4 .974 8.00
Mark Bailey 6 35 3 0 5 1.000 6.33
Steve Decker 3 24 2 0 1 1.000 8.67
Dave Hengel 1 10 2 0 0 1.000 12.00

2B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Patterson 72 133 236 9 54 .976 5.13
Pete Coachman 39 81 139 3 32 .987 5.64 Stats for 2 teams
Erik Johnson 33 43 89 5 15 .964 4.00
Joel Chimelis 18 41 44 4 7 .955 4.72
Todd Crosby 12 21 22 1 8 .977 3.58
Greg Litton 8 20 22 1 4 .977 5.25
Mike Benjamin 1 3 2 0 0 1.000 5.00
Craig Colbert 1 4 4 1 2 .889 8.00
Dave Patterson 1 1 2 0 1 1.000 3.00

3B

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dave Patterson 82 51 127 4 19 .978 2.17
Joel Chimelis 27 16 33 4 4 .925 1.81
Craig Colbert 23 26 34 4 1 .938 2.61
Greg Litton 17 8 31 2 7 .951 2.29
Pete Coachman 13 14 36 0 2 1.000 3.85 Stats for 2 teams
Erik Johnson 9 0 6 1 2 .857 0.67
Andres Thomas 5 3 5 0 0 1.000 1.60
John Patterson 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Royce Clayton 48 81 150 7 40 .971 4.81
Erik Johnson 41 50 104 8 20 .951 3.76
Mike Benjamin 30 48 90 2 24 .986 4.60
Andres Thomas 30 37 66 8 14 .928 3.43
Matt Davis 6 3 26 1 4 .967 4.83
Craig Colbert 4 4 8 0 2 1.000 3.00

OF

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Hosey 123 268 6 12 1 .958 2.23
Ted Wood 98 173 3 3 0 .983 1.80
Jamie Cooper 69 165 4 7 1 .960 2.45
Gregg Ritchie 41 67 2 2 0 .972 1.68
Darren Lewis 38 93 2 0 1 1.000 2.50
Mark Leonard 36 62 2 1 0 .985 1.78
Reed Peters 18 23 1 0 0 1.000 1.33
John Patterson 17 51 1 0 0 1.000 3.06
Rueben Smiley 12 21 2 1 0 .958 1.92
Joel Chimelis 8 8 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
Ronald Crowe 8 9 0 0 0 1.000 1.13
Dave Hengel 6 5 0 0 0 1.000 0.83
Craig Colbert 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Pete Coachman 2 0 0 0 0 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Danny Lewis 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig McMurtry 40 11 19 1 3 .968 0.75
Dave Masters 39 8 12 1 1 .952 0.51 Stats for 2 teams
Pat Rapp 39 10 26 2 0 .947 0.92
Jim Pena 33 1 7 1 1 .889 0.24
Steve Reed 29 0 5 1 1 .833 0.17
Larry Carter 28 9 23 3 1 .914 1.14
Jimmy Myers 25 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.24
Johnny Ard 22 6 14 1 2 .952 0.91
Gil Heredia 22 5 15 0 2 1.000 0.91
Francisco Oliveras 22 2 14 1 1 .941 0.73
Paul McClellan 20 1 11 0 0 1.000 0.60
Dan Rambo 20 2 7 0 0 1.000 0.45
Robert Taylor 20 0 2 1 0 .667 0.10
Jerry Don Gleaton 15 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.27
Dave Burba 13 1 8 0 0 1.000 0.69
Randy Veres 12 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Kevin Rogers 11 6 15 1 0 .955 1.91
Rick Huisman 9 7 4 1 0 .917 1.22
Scott Garrelts 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25
Buddy Black 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 1.00
Greg Brummett 3 0 1 0 1 1.000 0.33
Gregg Ritchie 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Doug Vanderweele 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Johnny Ard 25 R R 6' 5.0" 225 Jun 1, 1967
Mark Bailey 30 S R 6' 5.0" 195 Nov 4, 1961 Springfield, MO, US
Mike Benjamin 26 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Nov 22, 1965 Euclid, OH, US
Buddy Black 35 L L 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 30, 1957 San Mateo, CA, US
Greg Brummett 25 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Apr 20, 1967 Wichita, KS, US
Dave Burba 25 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Jul 7, 1966 Dayton, OH, US
Larry Carter 27 R R 6' 5.0" 195 May 22, 1965 Charleston, WV, US
Joel Chimelis 24 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Jul 27, 1967 Brooklyn, NY, US
Royce Clayton 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jan 2, 1970 Burbank, CA, US
Pete Coachman 30 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Nov 11, 1961 Cottonwood, AL, US
Craig Colbert 27 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 13, 1965 Iowa City, IA, US
Jamie Cooper 26 S R 6' 3.0" 185 May 31, 1966
Todd Crosby 27 S R 5' 10.0" 170 Feb 22, 1965 St. Louis, MO, US
Ronald Crowe 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 6, 1967
Matt Davis 24 S R 6' 3.0" 185 May 28, 1968 Chico, CA, US
Steve Decker 26 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Oct 25, 1965 Rock Island, IL, US
Scott Garrelts 30 R R 6' 4.0" 195 Oct 30, 1961 Champaign, IL, US
Jerry Don Gleaton 34 L L 6' 3.0" 205 Sep 14, 1957 Brownwood, TX, US
Dave Hengel 30 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Dec 18, 1961 Oakland, CA, US
Gil Heredia 26 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Oct 26, 1965 Nogales, AZ, US
Steve Hosey 23 R R 6' 3.0" 215 Apr 2, 1969 Oakland, CA, US
Rick Huisman 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 May 17, 1969 Oak Park, IL, US
Erik Johnson 26 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 11, 1965 Oakland, CA, US
Mark Leonard 27 L R 6' 1.0" 195 Aug 14, 1964 Mountain View, CA, US
Danny Lewis 24 L L 6' 1.0" 215 Dec 14, 1967 Oakland, CA, US
Darren Lewis 24 R R 6' 0.0" 180 Aug 28, 1967 Berkeley, CA, US
Greg Litton 27 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jul 13, 1964 New Orleans, LA, US
Dave Masters 27 R R 6' 9.0" 225 Aug 13, 1964 San Diego, CA, US
Paul McClellan 26 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 3, 1966 San Mateo, CA, US
Craig McMurtry 32 R R 6' 5.0" 195 Nov 5, 1959 Temple, TX, US
Jim McNamara 27 L R 6' 4.0" 210 Jun 10, 1965 Nashua, NH, US
Jimmy Myers 23 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Apr 28, 1969 Oklahoma City, OK, US
Rob Nelson 28 L L 6' 4.0" 215 May 17, 1964 Pasadena, CA, US
Francisco Oliveras 29 R R 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 31, 1963 Santurce, PR
Dave Patterson 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Jun 15, 1964 Jackson, MS, US
John Patterson 25 S R 5' 9.0" 160 Feb 11, 1967 Key West, FL, US
Jim Pena 27 L L 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 17, 1964 Los Angeles, CA, US
Reed Peters 26 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Aug 16, 1965
Dan Rambo 25 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Oct 7, 1966 Grayling, MI, US
Pat Rapp 24 R R 6' 3.0" 195 Jul 13, 1967 Jennings, LA, US
Steve Reed 27 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Mar 11, 1965 Los Angeles, CA, US
Gregg Ritchie 28 L L 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 25, 1964 Washington, DC, US
Kevin Rogers 23 L L 6' 2.0" 190 Aug 20, 1968 Cleveland, MS, US
Rueben Smiley 23 L L 6' 4.0" 195 Aug 27, 1968 Los Angeles, CA, US
Robert Taylor 26 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Mar 25, 1966
Andres Thomas 28 R R 6' 1.0" 170 Nov 10, 1963 Boca Chica, Santo Domingo, DO
Doug Vanderweele 22 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Mar 18, 1970 Biloxi, MS, US
Randy Veres 26 R R 6' 3.0" 190 Nov 25, 1965 San Francisco, CA, US
Ted Wood 25 L L 6' 2.0" 170 Jan 4, 1967 Mansfield, OH, US

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