Mobile Site You Are Here > > > > 1997 GCL Braves

1997 GCL Braves

1997 > Class Rookie > 1997 Gulf Coast League (East)
Overall: 21-38
Scored 244 runs, Allowed 342 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 21-38

Affiliation: Atlanta Braves-NL
Manager: Frank Howard
Represented: Orlando, FL
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1998

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Cory Aldridge*1846184169264781337101437.278.337.391.7276611000
2Wilson Betemit#153212211312246101500932.
3J.C. Boscan173612310472150112011621.202.317.279.5962922010
4Mark Burke*229343091330371042.433.500.8331.3332520000
5Jesse Crespo1916565251720182035.327.357.423.7802210010
6Bry Ewan183614112793931315221233.307.369.417.7865341010
7Scott Frawley19268977680002001130.
8Rafael Furcal#1950212190314954191522021.258.335.342.6776512000
9Chris Heffernan*1936128121721110933652.
10Ryan Lehr1854218207306215243410932.300.326.449.7759360020
11Erik McLaughlin181030215610260066.286.467.6191.0861302010
12Prinz Milton182695831221501811729.253.337.349.6862934010
13Wonder Monds242542100110011.250.4001.0001.400400000
14Asdrubal Oropeza1650210167383880422303727.228.378.347.7255814110
15Aaron Strangfeld#1911423849101400410.237.310.342.6521300000
16Juan Velazquez#18301159614213004221826.219.342.250.5922410100
17Greg Ward1948181163203570010001646.
18Heath Wilson182171577112005011322.193.352.228.5801301000
18 Players18.058205618192444437510252083112206432.244.325.337.66261329192100
* - 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
1Jamie Arnold23101.0002.8455000019.0136616021000741.0006.
2Jason Bowers*1923.4009.101201000029.24032303280210161522.29212.
3Donald Ceasar1811.5007.11100700219.0272415180120031021.84212.
4Roman Colon1734.4294.291412100063.06847302280442032891.5249.
5Lawrence Dolby2215.1676.43106200135.04134254160331041661.62910.
6Nathan Harden1916.1435.36119100047.04640281300363272201.6178.
7Joe Holzbauer2122.5007.711501100125.23025221290220051352.29910.50.410.27.70.76
8Tim Lyons22000.001010001.0100010300052.0009.
9Randy Phillips*2001.0004.504030004.06320204010192.00013.
10Bobby Porter*2001.0009.1970100015.2232016115020034942.42613.20.68.611.51.33
11Horacio Ramirez*1733.5002.25118200044.03013111180610041751.0916.10.23.712.53.39
12Pat Schmidt*1823.4004.03121500038.05229170200232021821.89512.
13Cory Simpson1913.2504.72122800126.22920142220271011331.9129.
14Billy Sylvester2034.4293.91129100053.04525232280583062251.3777.
15Justin Willoughby*1902.0004.07136500142.04024190120451011771.2388.
15 Players19.22138.3565.02585858006462.24913422581926304301374621481.6309.
* - 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


J.C. Boscan352342750.9817.461318933%
Bry Ewan11981110.9919.9144450%
Scott Frawley10672001.0006.901800%
Heath Wilson5352001.0007.4023125%


Bry Ewan161238213.9858.19
Aaron Strangfeld1177718.9887.64
Scott Frawley1069317.9867.20
Heath Wilson1053128.9645.40
Mark Burke9813071.0009.33
Jesse Crespo440423.95711.00
Ryan Lehr19110.90910.00


Rafael Furcal491221251030.9615.04
Asdrubal Oropeza8221426.9474.50
Juan Velazquez10010.0000.00


Asdrubal Oropeza392075108.9052.44
Ryan Lehr191030142.7412.11


Wilson Betemit324871207.8563.72
Juan Velazquez2637711020.9154.15



Chris Heffernan33
Greg Ward24
Wonder Monds2
Ryan Lehr1



Greg Ward4889150.9471.88
Chris Heffernan3658340.9381.69
Cory Aldridge2921010.9550.72
Ryan Lehr2823111.9600.86
Prinz Milton2316060.7270.70
Jesse Crespo12130001.0001.08
Heath Wilson321001.0001.00
Wonder Monds200000.00
Rafael Furcal100000.00
Erik McLaughlin100000.00
Juan Velazquez100000.00


Joe Holzbauer150010.0000.00
Roman Colon142610.8890.57
Justin Willoughby1305001.0000.38
Jason Bowers1222001.0000.33
Pat Schmidt121110.6670.17
Cory Simpson124610.9090.83
Billy Sylvester1221116.9291.08
Nathan Harden111550.5450.55
Horacio Ramirez113610.9000.82
Donald Ceasar102410.8570.60
Lawrence Dolby101210.7500.30
Bobby Porter70120.3330.14
Jamie Arnold533001.0001.20
Randy Phillips401011.0000.25
Tim Lyons100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Cory Aldridge18LR6' 0.0"210Jun 13, 1979San Angelo, TX, US
Jamie Arnold23RR6' 2.0"190Mar 24, 1974Dearborn, MI, US
Wilson Betemit15SR6' 2.0"220Nov 2, 1981Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
J.C. Boscan17RR6' 2.0"215Dec 26, 1979Maracaibo, Zulia, VE
Jason Bowers19LL6' 1.0"175Jan 12, 1978Concord, NC, US
Mark Burke22LL6' 0.0"195Jun 7, 1975Seattle, WA, US
Donald Ceasar18RR6' 6.0"197Oct 25, 1978Sulphur, LA, US
Roman Colon17RR6' 5.0"245Aug 13, 1979Monte Cristi, Monte Cristi, DO
Jesse Crespo19RR6' 3.0"200Sep 18, 1977Arecibo, PR
Lawrence Dolby22SR6' 4.0"205Sep 26, 1974Manassas, VA, US
Bry Ewan18RR6' 2.0"205Aug 2, 1978Oklahoma City, OK, US
Scott Frawley19RR6' 1.0"205Sep 7, 1977Joliet, IL, US
Rafael Furcal19SR5' 8.0"195Oct 24, 1977Loma de Cabrera, Dajabon, DO
Nathan Harden19RR6' 2.0"185Jan 13, 1978Texarkana, TX, US
Chris Heffernan19LR6' 2.0"193Jun 15, 1978London, ON, CA
Joe Holzbauer21RR6' 2.0"185Apr 27, 1976Oceanside, CA, US
Ryan Lehr18RR5' 11.0"205Feb 15, 1979San Diego, CA, US
Tim Lyons22RR6' 1.0"170Sep 14, 1974South Laguna Beach, CA, US
Erik McLaughlin18RR6' 5.0"225Aug 3, 1978Wilmington, DE, US
Prinz Milton18RR6' 3.0"225Mar 2, 1979San Diego, CA, US
Wonder Monds24RR6' 3.0"215Jan 11, 1973Fort Pierce, FL, US
Asdrubal Oropeza16RR6' 2.0"170Jul 3, 1980Barquisimeto, Lara, VE
Randy Phillips20LL6' 2.0"180Jul 21, 1976Shelbyville, IN, US
Bobby Porter20SL6' 4.0"185Feb 22, 1977McComb, MS, US
Horacio Ramirez17LL6' 1.0"220Nov 24, 1979Carson, CA, US
Pat Schmidt18LL6' 3.0"185Apr 3, 1979Bellefontaine, OH, US
Cory Simpson19RR6' 5.0"215Feb 1, 1978Hammond, LA, US
Aaron Strangfeld19SR6' 1.0"215Oct 27, 1977San Diego, CA, US
Billy Sylvester20RR6' 5.0"210Oct 1, 1976Darlington, SC, US
Juan Velazquez18SR5' 11.0"175Aug 22, 1978Caguas, PR
Greg Ward19RR6' 5.0"215Apr 8, 1978Arlington Heights, IL, US
Justin Willoughby19LL6' 3.0"170Apr 9, 1978Smithfield, NC, US
Heath Wilson18RR6' 2.0"190Aug 9, 1978Fort McMurray, AB, CA

About the Minor League Data

Performance data on minor and international leagues is licensed from and provided by the SABR Minor Leagues Database, a community project sponsored by the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

The database is under active development. Many statistics are incomplete due to ongoing research and/or limitations in published sources. To learn more about these limitations, or to find out how to contribute, click here.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by and