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2006 Lincoln Saltdogs

2006 > Class Independent > 2006 American Association (North)
Overall: 65-31
Scored 591 runs, Allowed 394 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-31

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Tim Johnson
Represented: Lincoln, NE
Ballpark: Haymarket Park (Lincoln, NE), Haymarket Park (Lincoln, NE) and Haymarket Park (Lincoln, NE)
Attendance: 190,873
Other Years: 2007

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 Pichi Balet 28 86 405 360 67 136 21 3 9 82 5 0 29 31 .378 .429 .528 .957 190 11 7 4 5 1
2 Brett Cooley 25 81 331 290 47 89 16 0 16 69 0 0 31 50 .307 .382 .528 .909 153 11 6 1 3 2
3 Matt Duchek 24 31 74 69 6 11 2 0 0 2 0 0 4 22 .159 .216 .188 .405 13 2 1 0 0 0
4 Ben Fox# 25 25 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 Jarrett Gardner 25 17 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0 0
6 Casey Gordon* 21 29 118 96 23 23 1 1 3 15 1 3 18 14 .240 .362 .365 .727 35 2 1 2 1 0
7 Cory Harris 26 64 293 270 38 67 15 1 11 38 5 0 14 23 .248 .295 .433 .728 117 7 5 1 3 2
8 Luis Lopez 32 14 59 51 7 11 1 0 1 4 0 0 5 7 .216 .305 .294 .599 15 1 2 0 1 0
9 Josh Patton* 31 96 429 371 67 121 26 6 11 64 9 0 45 28 .326 .402 .518 .919 192 12 6 1 6 6
10 Michael Pierre 22 4 16 12 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 4 .000 .188 .000 .188 0 0 0 0 1 0
11 Paul Powell 26 93 384 339 59 102 30 1 7 45 1 1 28 59 .301 .364 .457 .821 155 9 9 2 6 0
12 Ryan Priddy 23 51 149 129 13 36 4 0 0 9 1 3 7 29 .279 .350 .310 .660 40 0 7 6 0 0
13 Kyle Ruwe 23 41 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
14 Kevin Sullivan 28 85 364 318 56 98 24 2 5 47 13 1 35 50 .308 .376 .443 .819 141 11 2 5 4 4
15 Evan Tartaglia* 24 55 272 244 67 86 13 7 1 23 32 9 23 26 .352 .411 .475 .887 116 3 2 2 1 0
16 Jose Torres 22 42 173 141 30 37 6 1 4 23 3 2 24 47 .262 .393 .404 .797 57 5 7 0 1 0
17 Bryan Warner* 31 94 434 394 56 133 21 1 9 79 8 2 29 40 .338 .380 .464 .845 183 8 3 0 8 3
18 Jay Yaconetti 24 90 368 330 52 95 24 1 10 56 1 0 24 41 .288 .348 .458 .806 151 10 8 3 3 0
18 Players 26.6 96 3873 3416 591 1045 204 24 87 557 81 21 320 471 .306 .372 .456 .828 1558 91 66 28 43 18
* - 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 Jeffrey Blitstein 30 8 2 .800 2.31 21 18 1 4 4 1 140.0 138 46 36 5 33 1 61 7 0 4 581 1.221 8.9 0.3 2.1 3.9 1.85
2 Brett Cooley 25 0 0 0.00 2 0 2 0 0 0 3.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 12 1.000 3.0 0.0 6.0 9.0 1.50
3 Eric Ebers* 23 0 0 8.53 6 0 2 0 0 0 6.1 7 6 6 2 6 0 5 0 0 1 29 2.053 9.9 2.8 8.5 7.1 0.83
4 Mike Fitch 23 0 1 .000 inf 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 3 3 0 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 0.00
5 Ben Fox* 25 10 3 .769 4.34 20 19 1 0 0 0 114.0 129 69 55 5 49 1 69 8 0 7 522 1.561 10.2 0.4 3.9 5.4 1.41
6 Jerrod Fuell 25 0 2 .000 4.05 28 0 25 0 0 11 26.2 27 12 12 3 3 0 28 2 0 3 109 1.125 9.1 1.0 1.0 9.4 9.33
7 Jarrett Gardner 25 2 2 .500 2.38 16 1 3 0 0 1 34.0 38 12 9 4 7 4 35 2 0 1 147 1.324 10.1 1.1 1.9 9.3 5.00
8 Lindsay Gulin* 29 13 2 .867 2.10 19 18 0 1 0 0 120.0 90 33 28 3 20 0 104 8 1 8 472 0.917 6.8 0.2 1.5 7.8 5.20
9 Jason Howerton 25 4 0 1.000 2.61 16 0 6 0 0 0 20.2 23 6 6 0 5 0 12 1 0 1 91 1.355 10.0 0.0 2.2 5.2 2.40
10 Roger Lincoln* 25 6 5 .545 3.50 17 16 1 1 0 0 92.2 101 41 36 7 28 0 63 3 2 2 401 1.392 9.8 0.7 2.7 6.1 2.25
11 Aaron Marsden* 24 0 0 6.94 7 2 2 0 0 0 11.2 20 11 9 0 6 0 12 1 0 0 63 2.229 15.4 0.0 4.6 9.3 2.00
12 Nate Nowicki 24 1 0 1.000 6.75 4 0 0 0 0 0 4.0 6 4 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 19 1.500 13.5 2.2 0.0 2.2
13 Brian Rodaway* 27 8 3 .727 3.53 17 17 0 3 1 0 107.0 100 49 42 13 40 0 89 2 3 5 447 1.308 8.4 1.1 3.4 7.5 2.23
14 Chris Russ* 26 2 1 .667 5.57 33 1 6 1 0 0 42.0 51 27 26 2 23 0 24 5 1 4 193 1.762 10.9 0.4 4.9 5.1 1.04
15 Kyle Ruwe 23 10 6 .625 3.91 41 3 17 1 1 1 89.2 90 47 39 9 12 3 54 3 0 0 374 1.138 9.0 0.9 1.2 5.4 4.50
16 Clay Tichota 24 0 1 .000 13.50 3 0 0 0 0 0 2.0 0 3 3 0 2 0 2 1 0 0 9 1.000 0.0 0.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
17 Yoankis Turino 27 0 0 3.60 4 0 2 0 0 0 5.0 4 2 2 1 3 0 5 0 0 0 23 1.400 7.2 1.8 5.4 9.0 1.67
18 Scott Vandermeer 25 1 3 .250 4.54 39 0 17 0 0 4 41.2 42 23 21 3 19 1 23 2 0 2 182 1.464 9.1 0.6 4.1 5.0 1.21
18 Players 25.8 65 31 .677 3.51 96 96 85 11 9 18 860.1 867 394 336 58 262 10 590 45 7 39 3678 1.312 9.1 0.6 2.7 6.2 2.25
* - 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
Kevin Sullivan 83 503 44 7 1 .987 6.59 12 51 19 27%
Matt Duchek 28 97 5 3 0 .971 3.64 2 25 1 4%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pichi Balet 38 334 30 4 39 .989 9.58
Brett Cooley 34 355 13 1 33 .997 10.82
Paul Powell 24 252 11 2 25 .992 10.96
Bryan Warner 5 35 3 1 3 .974 7.60

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Josh Patton 94 219 308 18 78 .967 5.61
Casey Gordon 2 4 5 0 0 1.000 4.50
Ryan Priddy 2 1 7 0 1 1.000 4.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jay Yaconetti 90 66 215 14 21 .953 3.12
Paul Powell 10 3 29 4 2 .889 3.20

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ryan Priddy 45 77 131 15 34 .933 4.62
Paul Powell 29 51 87 10 19 .932 4.76
Casey Gordon 27 36 113 6 17 .961 5.52
Pichi Balet 5 10 16 1 3 .963 5.20
Michael Pierre 3 2 12 6 1 .700 4.67

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pichi Balet 29
Paul Powell 21
Kevin Sullivan 3
Brett Cooley 1

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pichi Balet 3
Michael Pierre 1
Bryan Warner 1

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bryan Warner 87
Paul Powell 11
Ben Fox 2

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bryan Warner 87 146 6 2 3 .987 1.75
Cory Harris 57 105 4 3 1 .973 1.91
Evan Tartaglia 55 111 0 2 0 .982 2.02
Jose Torres 35 32 2 1 0 .971 0.97
Pichi Balet 31 41 4 4 0 .918 1.45
Paul Powell 31 41 0 0 0 1.000 1.32
Kevin Sullivan 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.33
Ben Fox 2 0 0 0 0 0.00
Brett Cooley 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
Michael Pierre 1 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Kyle Ruwe 41 4 19 2 0 .920 0.56
Scott Vandermeer 39 4 8 0 0 1.000 0.31
Chris Russ 33 1 7 0 2 1.000 0.24
Jerrod Fuell 28 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.18
Jeffrey Blitstein 21 9 36 0 4 1.000 2.14
Ben Fox 20 11 27 0 1 1.000 1.90
Lindsay Gulin 19 10 19 2 1 .935 1.53
Roger Lincoln 17 8 7 2 0 .882 0.88
Brian Rodaway 17 4 16 1 2 .952 1.18
Jarrett Gardner 16 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.31
Jason Howerton 16 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.06
Aaron Marsden 7 0 5 0 0 1.000 0.71
Eric Ebers 6 0 0 0 0 0.00
Nate Nowicki 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.25
Yoankis Turino 4 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.25
Clay Tichota 3 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.67
Brett Cooley 2 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
Mike Fitch 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Pichi Balet 28 R R 6' 0.0" 210 Nov 11, 1977 Rio Piedras, PR
Jeffrey Blitstein 30 R R 6' 2.0" 190 Oct 21, 1975 Burbank, CA, US
Brett Cooley 25 R R 6' 3.0" 225 Nov 21, 1980 Minneapolis, MN, US
Matt Duchek 24 R R 5' 11.0" 205 Aug 14, 1981 Lincoln, NE, US
Eric Ebers 23 L L 6' 0.0" 220 Jan 19, 1983 Steeleville, IL, US
Mike Fitch 23 R R 6' 2.0" 225 May 23, 1983 Boonville, MO, US
Ben Fox 25 S L 5' 11.0" 185 Jun 22, 1981 Las Vegas, NV, US
Jerrod Fuell 25 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Oct 3, 1980 Grant, NM, US
Jarrett Gardner 25 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Mar 26, 1981 Norman, OK, US
Casey Gordon 21 L R 6' 0.0" 180 Jan 28, 1985 Simi Valley, CA, US
Lindsay Gulin 29 L L 6' 2.0" 175 Nov 22, 1976 Southampton, NY, US
Cory Harris 26 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 7, 1979 Davenport, IA, US
Jason Howerton 25 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Nov 30, 1980 Tempe, AZ, US
Roger Lincoln 25 L L 5' 10.0" 175 Jul 19, 1980 New Haven, CT, US
Luis Lopez 32 R R 6' 0.0" 205 Oct 5, 1973 Brooklyn, NY, US
Aaron Marsden 24 L L 6' 5.0" 225 Nov 18, 1981 Minot, ND, US
Nate Nowicki 24 R R 6' 4.0" 190 Apr 25, 1982 Littleton, CO, US
Josh Patton 31 L R 5' 10.0" 180 May 21, 1975 Connerville, IN, US
Michael Pierre 22 R R 5' 8.0" 175 Aug 27, 1983
Paul Powell 26 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Dec 26, 1979 Joplin, MO, US
Ryan Priddy 23 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Feb 8, 1983
Brian Rodaway 27 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Sep 11, 1978 Lincoln, NE, US
Chris Russ 26 L L 6' 3.0" 190 Oct 26, 1979 Lansdale, PA, US
Kyle Ruwe 23 R R 6' 3.0" 210 Feb 20, 1983
Kevin Sullivan 28 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Oct 4, 1977 Stevens Point, WI, US
Evan Tartaglia 24 L L 5' 11.0" 165 May 21, 1982 Carmel, NY, US
Clay Tichota 24 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Nov 26, 1981 Sioux Falls, SD, US
Jose Torres 22 R R 6' 0.0" 200 Nov 20, 1983 Corona, CA, US
Yoankis Turino 27 R R 6' 4.0" 220 Mar 15, 1979
Scott Vandermeer 25 R R 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 16, 1981 New Orleans, LA, US
Bryan Warner 31 L L 5' 9.0" 185 Aug 7, 1974 Orange, CA, US
Jay Yaconetti 24 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Feb 17, 1982 Tacoma, WA, US

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