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1996 Knoxville Smokies

1996 > Class AA > 1996 Southern League (West)
Overall: 75-65
Scored 708 runs, Allowed 673 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 73-67

Affiliation: Toronto Blue Jays-AL
Manager: Omar Malave
Represented: Knoxville, TN
Ballpark: Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN), Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN) and Bill Meyer Stadium (Knoxville, TN)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1995 / 1997

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ben Candelaria*21551841621645112314331840.278.357.426.7836972200
2Rickey Cradle23924123335994232124715115565.282.393.471.864157210771
3Brandon Cromer*22983853185688158732366084.277.392.440.83214022233
4Lorenzo De La Cruz241224884416010924418798436123.247.311.442.754195117041
5Tom Evans2112052039487111271176540115113.282.452.485.93719179020
6Kris Harmes*254413612216268128101317.213.294.344.6384241001
7Santiago Henry23110399371371001573321171966.270.309.372.68113853421
8Ryan Jones21134578506701372632097226088.271.351.453.80422966066
9Sandy Martinez*25416162300000005.
10Adam Melhuse#24321109413203016011429.213.312.277.5892630111
11Julio Mosquera24923553183673170231652955.230.301.302.60396164311
12Rob Mummau24471771542343110222141525.279.351.390.7406063321
13Jeff Patzke#22124517429701303144666580103.303.418.422.84018126026
14Angel Ramirez23102418392641102575511661569.281.314.418.73316496141
15Lonell Roberts#255827223735691011224143239.291.375.308.6837310301
16Anthony Sanders223814313316368011813733.271.317.353.6704702100
17Chris Weinke*237532126548701821555225274.264.380.517.89713730044
17 Players22.714054314685708126426341113635103736201028.270.360.416.77619488461273828
* - 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
1Carlos Almanzar2278.4674.855402900994.21065851133361053034181.46810.
2Kurt Bogott*2322.5005.33330900354.064343222925651122561.72210.
3Derek Brandow2612.3337.7151300211.21110103506012501.3718.
4Chad Brown*2424.3334.064602300764.17233292231631162851.47710.
5Chris Carpenter2179.4383.9428280100171.11619475139141508287551.4718.
6Roger Doman2311.5005.49171600039.15130242140300151771.65311.
7Roberto Duran*2346.4005.131916100080.272524686117432133661.6498.
8Kelvim Escobar2034.4295.331010000054.06136327240441162381.57410.
9Chris Freeman2361.8573.35260800045.24523173233541012001.4898.90.64.510.62.35
10Mike Halperin*22137.6503.4828280000155.01566760671311264116581.4659.
11Kris Harmes25003.381010002.23110201010121.87510.
12Scotty Pace*24201.0003.0041000012.08442605001491.1676.
13Jose Pett2042.6674.0977011044.03720204100380111691.0687.
14Kendall Rhine25005.84110600212.1128811119303621.8658.
15Mike Romano2499.5004.9834215001130.0148987217721925256001.69210.
16Mark Sievert2392.8182.5817170000101.17932296510753034151.2837.
17Jose Silva2223.4004.91226400044.04527243222263041961.5239.
18Brian Smith2335.3753.8154043001675.27642327316584043331.4149.
19Frank Viola*36001.6444000022.0164413015000840.8646.
19 Players22.87565.5364.22140140138212401214.2122367357010058230101346178853231.4869.
* - 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


Julio Mosquera926796376.9918.0719463946%
Adam Melhuse311621522.9895.71623826%
Kris Harmes301821741.9806.63132922%
Sandy Martinez317211.9506.3301150%


Ryan Jones1211054769116.9929.34
Chris Weinke1178130141.0008.27
Kris Harmes10827061.0008.90
Tom Evans160001.0006.00
Rob Mummau120011.0002.00


Jeff Patzke1202233431690.9734.72
Santiago Henry264765416.9664.31
Brandon Cromer101011.0001.00


Tom Evans72461461213.9412.67
Rob Mummau453193511.9612.76
Brandon Cromer27156628.9763.00
Kris Harmes20220.5001.00
Chris Weinke100000.00


Santiago Henry801352242668.9324.49
Brandon Cromer73791721436.9473.44
Adam Melhuse100000.00





Lorenzo De La Cruz116184991.9551.66
Angel Ramirez95180541.9791.95
Rickey Cradle88135841.9731.63
Lonell Roberts58102411.9911.83
Ben Candelaria3847320.9621.32
Anthony Sanders3866130.9571.76
Santiago Henry340001.0001.33
Chris Weinke330001.0001.00
Kris Harmes100000.00


Carlos Almanzar547720.8750.26
Brian Smith5451212.9440.31
Chad Brown4621011.9230.26
Mike Romano34101931.9060.85
Kurt Bogott3351010.9380.45
Chris Carpenter2882523.9431.18
Mike Halperin2874321.9621.79
Chris Freeman2646001.0000.38
Jose Silva225810.9290.59
Roberto Duran195721.8570.63
Roger Doman172511.8750.41
Mark Sievert177911.9410.94
Kendall Rhine1131011.0000.36
Kelvim Escobar108320.8461.10
Jose Pett72511.8751.00
Derek Brandow500000.00
Scotty Pace41110.6670.50
Frank Viola441001.0001.25
Kris Harmes101001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Carlos Almanzar22RR6' 2.0"166Nov 6, 1973Santiago, Santiago, DO
Kurt Bogott23LL6' 4.0"195Sep 30, 1972Stirling, IL, US
Derek Brandow26RR6' 1.0"200Jan 25, 1970London, ON, CA
Chad Brown24LL6' 0.0"185Dec 9, 1971Gastonia, NC, US
Ben Candelaria21LR6' 0.0"167Jan 29, 1975Philadelphia, PA, US
Chris Carpenter21RR6' 6.0"230Apr 27, 1975Exeter, NH, US
Rickey Cradle23RR6' 2.0"180Jun 20, 1973Norfolk, VA, US
Brandon Cromer22LR6' 2.0"175Jan 25, 1974Lake City, SC, US
Lorenzo De La Cruz24RR6' 1.0"199Sep 5, 1971Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Roger Doman23RR6' 5.0"190Jan 26, 1973Manhattan, KS, US
Roberto Duran23LL6' 0.0"167Mar 6, 1973Moca, Espaillat, DO
Kelvim Escobar20RR6' 1.0"205Apr 11, 1976La Guaira, Vargas, VE
Tom Evans21RR6' 1.0"200Jul 9, 1974Kirkland, WA, US
Chris Freeman23RR6' 4.0"205Aug 27, 1972Knoxville, TN, US
Mike Halperin22LL5' 10.0"170Sep 8, 1973Naples, FL, US
Kris Harmes25LR6' 2.0"190Jun 13, 1971
Santiago Henry23RR5' 10.0"178Jul 27, 1972San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Ryan Jones21RR6' 2.0"225Nov 5, 1974Torrance, CA, US
Sandy Martinez25LR6' 2.0"200Oct 8, 1970Villa Mella, Santo Domingo, DO
Adam Melhuse24SR6' 2.0"185Mar 27, 1972Santa Clara, CA, US
Julio Mosquera24RR6' 0.0"185Jan 29, 1972Panama, Panama, PA
Rob Mummau24RR5' 11.0"185Aug 21, 1971Lancaster, PA, US
Scotty Pace24LL6' 4.0"210Sep 16, 1971Millington, TN, US
Jeff Patzke22SR6' 0.0"190Nov 19, 1973Klamath Falls, OR, US
Jose Pett20RR6' 6.0"200Jan 8, 1976Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, BR
Angel Ramirez23RR5' 10.0"166Jan 24, 1973Azua, Azua, DO
Kendall Rhine25RR6' 7.0"215Nov 27, 1970Houston, TX, US
Lonell Roberts25SR6' 0.0"172Jun 7, 1971San Bernardino, CA, US
Mike Romano24SR6' 2.0"195Mar 3, 1972New Orleans, LA, US
Anthony Sanders22RR6' 2.0"200Mar 2, 1974Tucson, AZ, US
Mark Sievert23LR6' 4.0"195Feb 16, 1973Janesville, WI, US
Jose Silva22RR6' 6.0"235Dec 19, 1973Tijuana, Baja California, MX
Brian Smith23RR5' 11.0"185Jul 19, 1972Salisbury, NC, US
Frank Viola36LL6' 4.0"200Apr 19, 1960Hempstead, NY, US
Chris Weinke23LL6' 3.0"205Jul 31, 1972

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