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2009 Joliet JackHammers

2009 > Class Independent > 2009 Northern League
Overall: 33-62
Scored 412 runs, Allowed 550 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 35-60

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Wally Backman and Ira Smith
Represented: Joliet, IL
Ballpark: The Miracle Field of Joliet (Joliet, IL)
Attendance: 146,258
Other Years: 2008 / 2010

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name 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 Tim Alberts 22 63 224 200 22 61 14 0 1 21 5 3 13 38 .305 .352 .390 .742 78 4 3 5 3 0
2 Ryan Arcadia 23 16 44 32 2 6 1 0 0 3 3 1 3 7 .188 .357 .219 .576 7 0 6 2 1 0
3 Phil Avlas 26 60 251 218 36 58 15 0 5 15 8 2 27 24 .266 .346 .404 .749 88 0 0 5 1 0
4 Wally Backman* 23 75 270 246 24 60 12 1 3 24 7 2 20 76 .244 .301 .337 .639 83 3 1 1 2 0
5 Daniel Cox* 22 22 56 50 4 8 1 0 0 6 1 0 4 16 .160 .222 .180 .402 9 2 0 2 0 0
6 Rob Dahlberg 23 34 115 99 8 25 3 0 0 14 3 3 12 19 .253 .336 .283 .619 28 0 1 2 1 0
7 Jimmy Davenport 24 8 24 24 0 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 8 .208 .208 .250 .458 6 1 0 0 0 0
8 Joe Gaetti 27 25 101 89 19 27 7 0 9 25 2 0 9 26 .303 .366 .685 1.052 61 1 1 0 2 0
9 Mike Garcia 25 18 58 53 5 15 4 0 1 8 0 0 4 9 .283 .328 .415 .743 22 1 0 0 1 0
10 Tug Gillingham 27 22 71 57 7 13 0 0 0 3 1 1 11 19 .228 .362 .228 .590 13 1 1 2 0 0
11 Joey Gomes 29 18 71 68 4 17 2 1 1 6 2 1 2 17 .250 .282 .353 .635 24 3 1 0 0 0
12 Gary Harris* 29 20 88 80 6 18 2 1 0 7 3 4 4 9 .225 .267 .275 .542 22 0 1 2 1 1
13 Chris Herbert 23 11 20 18 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .111 .200 .111 .311 2 0 0 0 0 0
14 K.C. Herren* 23 27 97 89 7 16 3 0 2 7 1 1 6 30 .180 .240 .281 .520 25 1 1 1 0 0
15 Adam Klein* 25 94 428 360 55 93 20 1 0 26 32 15 58 52 .258 .369 .319 .688 115 5 5 5 0 0
16 Horace Lawrence* 28 4 18 16 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 .063 .118 .125 .243 2 0 0 1 0 0
17 Christian Lopez 24 20 73 68 6 16 2 0 1 5 0 0 4 12 .235 .278 .309 .587 21 1 0 1 0 0
18 Jamie McGraw# 24 12 33 30 3 4 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 11 .133 .161 .267 .428 8 1 0 2 0 0
19 Tydus Meadows 31 24 95 81 13 19 4 0 3 9 0 0 12 15 .235 .347 .395 .742 32 3 2 0 0 0
20 Kyle Nichols 31 18 79 65 7 15 3 0 2 12 0 0 14 12 .231 .367 .369 .736 24 4 0 0 0 0
21 Andrew Pinckney* 27 62 251 224 33 60 12 2 12 32 3 3 20 59 .268 .331 .500 .831 112 0 2 3 2 0
22 Kevin Rios 27 93 414 377 55 112 15 3 5 39 4 9 22 40 .297 .346 .393 .739 148 10 8 4 3 0
23 Freddie Thon* 25 95 406 384 40 116 23 0 11 63 2 1 16 34 .302 .328 .448 .776 172 9 1 1 4 3
24 Johnny Washington 25 6 17 14 3 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .286 .375 .429 .804 6 0 0 1 0 0
24 Players 25.4 95 3654 3238 412 844 169 9 65 380 82 46 313 603 .261 .330 .379 .709 1226 62 37 41 25 5
* - 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
Rk Name 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 Devin Anderson* 25 1 5 .167 4.70 31 7 6 0 0 1 76.2 92 46 40 7 45 4 59 9 0 6 359 1.787 10.8 0.8 5.3 6.9 1.31
2 Wally Backman 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 4 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
3 Derek Barrows 28 2 4 .333 8.52 15 8 2 0 0 1 56.0 76 55 53 16 29 0 29 7 2 8 269 1.875 12.2 2.6 4.7 4.7 1.00
4 Chad Blackwell 26 3 4 .429 4.61 52 0 22 0 0 4 80.0 95 51 41 8 24 2 64 3 0 4 359 1.488 10.7 0.9 2.7 7.2 2.67
5 David Byard 31 0 0 6.00 2 0 2 0 0 0 3.0 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 1.667 15.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
6 Daniel Cox 22 0 0 20.25 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.1 3 3 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 1 9 3.750 20.2 6.8 13.5 6.8 0.50
7 Chris Herbert 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1.000 9.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
8 Trenton Lee 22 0 0 9.00 6 0 2 0 0 0 7.0 15 7 7 0 5 0 4 1 1 0 41 2.857 19.3 0.0 6.4 5.1 0.80
9 Brandon Mathes 22 0 1 .000 11.25 1 1 0 0 0 0 4.0 7 5 5 1 2 0 6 0 0 0 21 2.250 15.8 2.2 4.5 13.5 3.00
10 Brad Mumma* 28 4 2 .667 3.07 7 7 0 1 0 0 44.0 45 17 15 2 14 3 32 3 0 2 187 1.341 9.2 0.4 2.9 6.5 2.29
11 Jason Novak 23 2 7 .222 7.65 21 9 2 0 0 0 62.1 71 58 53 10 44 1 27 9 1 5 302 1.845 10.3 1.4 6.4 3.9 0.61
12 Luke O'Loughlin 25 1 2 .333 10.88 13 1 1 0 0 0 22.1 34 28 27 6 14 0 18 2 0 3 116 2.149 13.7 2.4 5.6 7.3 1.29
13 Joe Panozzo 24 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 2.000 18.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
14 Ryan Paul* 24 3 3 .500 2.70 39 0 8 0 0 0 46.2 34 17 14 2 30 3 50 6 0 5 210 1.371 6.6 0.4 5.8 9.6 1.67
15 Brian Reith 31 1 0 1.000 6.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 3.0 3 2 2 0 2 0 3 0 0 2 14 1.667 9.0 0.0 6.0 9.0 1.50
16 Nate Sevier 29 3 3 .500 2.54 10 9 0 0 0 0 60.1 48 19 17 3 22 1 57 2 1 3 247 1.160 7.2 0.4 3.3 8.5 2.59
17 Drew Shetrone 24 3 1 .750 2.68 48 0 35 0 0 6 53.2 53 18 16 2 26 2 58 2 0 4 238 1.472 8.9 0.3 4.4 9.7 2.23
18 Rory Shortell 28 3 7 .300 5.25 22 21 0 0 0 0 123.1 153 83 72 18 31 1 82 14 0 5 560 1.492 11.2 1.3 2.3 6.0 2.65
19 Chris Tierney* 25 0 0 0.00 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 18.0
20 Aaron Trolia 28 1 4 .200 6.11 6 6 0 0 0 0 28.0 40 25 19 4 14 0 24 0 1 2 135 1.929 12.9 1.3 4.5 7.7 1.71
20 Players 25.7 33 62 .347 5.23 95 95 94 1 6 16 836.0 977 550 486 94 357 23 622 66 6 56 3815 1.596 10.5 1.0 3.8 6.7 1.74
* - 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

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Phil Avlas 53 340 21 6 4 .984 6.81 5 66 11 14%
Tug Gillingham 22 140 5 4 1 .973 6.59 5 22 3 12%
Christian Lopez 20 136 14 2 1 .987 7.50 3 10 8 44%
Chris Herbert 7 25 0 0 0 1.000 3.57 1 5 0 0%
Wally Backman 2 6 0 0 0 1.000 3.00 0 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Freddie Thon 94 821 42 4 80 .995 9.18
Wally Backman 4 14 0 0 3 1.000 3.50
Mike Garcia 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rob Dahlberg 30 57 61 6 14 .952 3.93
Wally Backman 18 31 43 3 8 .961 4.11
Ryan Arcadia 13 32 32 5 8 .928 4.92
Daniel Cox 13 19 30 2 4 .961 3.77
Gary Harris 12 27 33 3 11 .952 5.00
Jimmy Davenport 8 7 19 2 2 .929 3.25
Johnny Washington 4 13 17 2 4 .938 7.50
Tim Alberts 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Andrew Pinckney 59 44 130 17 9 .911 2.95
Wally Backman 18 15 20 5 3 .875 1.94

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kevin Rios 92 154 283 10 62 .978 4.75
Daniel Cox 6 4 6 2 2 .833 1.67
Ryan Arcadia 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Wally Backman 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adam Klein 94
Joe Gaetti 1

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tim Alberts 35
Wally Backman 30
Joe Gaetti 18
K.C. Herren 13
Jamie McGraw 3
Phil Avlas 2
Joey Gomes 2
Gary Harris 2
Johnny Washington 1

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Adam Klein 94 224 10 6 2 .975 2.49
Tim Alberts 44 50 2 2 0 .963 1.18
Wally Backman 34 62 1 3 0 .955 1.85
K.C. Herren 25 42 0 3 0 .933 1.68
Joe Gaetti 19 37 2 1 0 .975 2.05
Jamie McGraw 12 14 1 0 0 1.000 1.25
Gary Harris 8 16 1 1 0 .944 2.13
Phil Avlas 5 6 1 0 0 1.000 1.40
Tydus Meadows 5 11 1 0 0 1.000 2.40
Horace Lawrence 4 5 0 1 0 .833 1.25
Mike Garcia 3 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.33
Rob Dahlberg 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Joey Gomes 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Johnny Washington 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Chad Blackwell 52 4 13 0 3 1.000 0.33
Drew Shetrone 48 2 6 0 0 1.000 0.17
Ryan Paul 39 2 4 0 0 1.000 0.15
Devin Anderson 31 2 9 0 0 1.000 0.35
Rory Shortell 22 2 10 1 0 .923 0.55
Jason Novak 21 1 8 0 0 1.000 0.43
Derek Barrows 15 1 9 0 1 1.000 0.67
Luke O'Loughlin 13 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.31
Nate Sevier 10 1 7 1 0 .889 0.80
Brad Mumma 7 1 7 0 2 1.000 1.14
Trenton Lee 6 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.17
Aaron Trolia 6 1 5 1 0 .857 1.00
David Byard 2 0 1 0 1 1.000 0.50
Brian Reith 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50
Chris Tierney 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Wally Backman 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Daniel Cox 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Chris Herbert 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
Brandon Mathes 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
Joe Panozzo 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tim Alberts 22 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Sep 3, 1986 Syracuse, NY, US
Devin Anderson 25 L L 6' 5.0" 220 Jan 24, 1984 Winter Garden, FL, US
Ryan Arcadia 23 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Sep 5, 1985
Phil Avlas 26 R R 5' 11.0" 183 Dec 17, 1982 Van Nuys, CA, US
Wally Backman 23 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Jan 7, 1986 Beaverton, OR, US
Derek Barrows 28 R R 6' 1.0" 187 Nov 20, 1980 Sarasota, FL, US
Chad Blackwell 26 R R 5' 11.0" 145 Jan 7, 1983 Fort Lauderdale, FL, US
David Byard 31 R R 6' 3.0" 235 Jun 1, 1978 Cambridge, OH, US
Mike Coles 26 R R 6' 1.0" 220 Sep 25, 1982 Little Rock, AR, US
Brad Correll 28 R R 6' 2.0" 205 Jun 17, 1981 Gastonia, NC, US
Daniel Cox 22 L R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 10, 1986 Seattle, WA, US
Rob Dahlberg 23 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Dec 10, 1985
Jimmy Davenport 24 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Jun 1, 1985 Oakland, CA, US
Joe Gaetti 27 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Oct 18, 1981 Centralia, IL, US
Mike Garcia 25 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Jun 22, 1984 Nipomo, CA, US
Ryan Gehring 27 L L 6' 4.0" 205 May 17, 1982 Burlington, WI, US
Tug Gillingham 27 R R 6' 1.0" 210 May 26, 1982
Joey Gomes 29 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Nov 2, 1979 Marin, CA, US
Gary Harris 29 L R 5' 10.0" 185 Sep 9, 1979 Dalton, GA, US
Vince Harrison 29 R R 5' 11.0" 225 Nov 29, 1979 Lexington, KY, US
Chris Herbert 23 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Jan 31, 1986
K.C. Herren 23 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Aug 21, 1985 Santa Cruz, CA, US
Grant Johnson 26 R R 6' 6.0" 220 May 26, 1983 Kansas City, MO, US
Adam Klein 25 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 21, 1983 Los Angeles, CA, US
Horace Lawrence 28 L L 6' 4.0" 215 Jan 6, 1981 Richmond, CA, US
Trenton Lee 22 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 26, 1987
Christian Lopez 24 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 10, 1984 Miami, FL, US
Brandon Mathes 22 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Dec 19, 1986
Jamie McGraw 24 S R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 15, 1985 Gaston, OR, US
Tydus Meadows 31 R R 6' 1.0" 245 Sep 5, 1977 Milledgeville, GA, US
Mike Moore 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Nov 6, 1985
Brad Mumma 28 L L 6' 4.0" 250 Apr 1, 1981 La Porte, IN, US
Kyle Nichols 31 R R 6' 2.0" 240 Mar 29, 1978 Panama City, FL, US
Jason Novak 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Nov 1, 1985
Luke O'Loughlin 25 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Dec 17, 1983
Isaac Omura 25 L R 5' 10.0" 175 Jan 21, 1984 Honolulu, HI, US
Joe Panozzo 24 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Aug 10, 1984 Blue Island, IL, US
Ryan Paul 24 L L 6' 6.0" 225 Aug 10, 1984 Northridge, CA, US
Andrew Pinckney 27 L R 6' 1.0" 200 Apr 7, 1982 Atlanta, GA, US
Brian Reith 31 R R 6' 5.0" 220 Feb 28, 1978 Fort Wayne, IN, US
Jason Richardson 29 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Jun 11, 1980 Lakeland, FL, US
Kevin Rios 27 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jul 21, 1981 Santa Ana, CA, US
Eric Scriven 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Oct 12, 1983 Beaverton, OR, US
Nate Sevier 29 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Sep 14, 1979 Monterey, CA, US
Drew Shetrone 24 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Sep 18, 1984 Apopka, FL, US
Rory Shortell 28 R R 6' 3.0" 205 Jun 3, 1981 Portland, OR, US
Freddie Thon 25 L L 6' 2.0" 215 Apr 9, 1984 Hato Rey, PR
Chris Tierney 25 L L 6' 6.0" 230 Sep 1, 1983 Joliet, IL, US
Aaron Trolia 28 R R 6' 2.0" 210 May 10, 1981 Seattle, WA, US
Johnny Washington 25 R R 5' 11.0" 165 May 6, 1984 Long Beach, CA, US

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