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1997 Southern League

1997 > Class AA > League History
Overall: 693 games, 10 teams, approx. 138 games in season
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1996 / 1998
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1996 / 1998

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1996 / 1998

League Standings

East Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Knoxville SmokiesTOR7563.543--
Greenville BravesATL7466.5292
Jacksonville SunsDET6673.4759.5
Orlando RaysCHC6375.45712
Carolina MudcatsPIT5582.40119.5

West Division

TmAffWLW-L%GB
Huntsville StarsOAK7762.554--
Birmingham BaronsCHW7662.5510.5
Chattanooga LookoutsCIN7069.5047
Mobile BayBearsSDP6968.5047
Memphis ChicksSEA6772.48210
This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Huntsville StarsOAK24.56.7813956054818942138028134164871121596641036.286.376.461.837222110854195012
Birmingham BaronsCHW25.35.711395452476179313302874012472970455401015.279.357.435.792206910460474425
Mobile BayBearsSDP24.25.611375400467676812972553910870212662596887.277.362.418.780195410952284823
Chattanooga LookoutsCIN25.25.35139537447667441354274331286779471484826.284.352.436.78820789837404722
Orlando RaysCHC24.45.311385217457073312422443712365112376500846.272.350.422.772192911469374133
Knoxville SmokiesTOR23.15.23139525946697271269255421536617673466933.272.342.443.785206710756284023
Greenville BravesATL24.65.08140534447017111283225221476409284478832.273.345.424.769199312661693526
Jacksonville SunsDET23.95.031395335473069912632452912763011538467918.267.338.412.749194711157453616
Carolina MudcatsPIT24.35.0213753374745688125525344129631112664561024.264.334.418.75219838158433525
Memphis ChicksSEA24.74.83139518345636721239229368460310968495853.272.348.393.741179210863224018
League Totals24.45.3913865350646999747712912254835612876795103864251469170.275.351.426.777200331066567378416223

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Memphis ChicksSEA24.34.736772.4824.435.05139139126138281171.01187657577130486149106367950891.4299.11.03.77.01.87
Mobile BayBearsSDP24.05.016968.5044.525.1613713712983331197.21261687602116507199755788153031.4769.50.93.87.31.92
Knoxville SmokiesTOR23.35.207563.5434.605.4113913913096401202.113077236151134802698067148953511.4869.80.83.67.32.04
Jacksonville SunsDET23.15.336673.4754.755.47139139125147291218.2127074164316148248695797053521.4389.41.23.66.41.80
Birmingham BaronsCHW24.55.357662.5514.495.5313913913368361211.01266744604955591594167117954071.5079.40.74.27.01.68
Greenville BravesATL23.55.397466.5294.895.5314014013914491228.1128375566715753117994431010454331.4779.41.23.97.31.87
Orlando RaysCHC24.35.506375.4574.915.7713813813629341184.012557596461225153492742209052391.4959.50.93.97.01.80
Carolina MudcatsPIT23.75.745582.4014.775.8713713713433271205.01281786639116569369337388054641.5359.60.94.27.01.64
Chattanooga LookoutsCIN24.85.827069.5045.266.0413913913722411205.11359809704143540368145177154331.57510.11.14.06.11.51
Huntsville StarsOAK24.55.877762.5545.166.0713913913631361209.01443816693134477228274787854451.58810.71.03.66.21.73
League Totals24.05.39692692.5004.785.59138613861325615135312032.11291274776390128751462239170567101821535161.5019.71.03.86.91.78

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Orlando RaysCHC13835521481140120.97315866242%Dave Trembley
Memphis ChicksSEA13935131473141147.97221704941%Dave Brundage
Greenville BravesATL14036851426161111.969101256635%Randy Ingle
Mobile BayBearsSDP13735931391158112.969151114830%Mike Ramsey
Chattanooga LookoutsCIN13936161491164133.96921997142%Mark Berry
Jacksonville SunsDET13936561566170145.968241047040%Dave Anderson
Birmingham BaronsCHW13936331443174134.967231187338%Dave Huppert
Huntsville StarsOAK13936271602184157.966121047542%Mike Quade
Knoxville SmokiesTOR13936071502186116.965141356432%Omar Malave
Carolina MudcatsPIT13736151515211125.96011866443%Marc Hill and Jeff Banister
League Totals1386360971489016891300.968166103864238%

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