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1999 West Michigan Whitecaps

1999 > Class A > 1999 Midwest League (East)
Overall: 68-72
Scored 696 runs, Allowed 682 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 71-69

Affiliation: Detroit Tigers-AL
Manager: Bruce Fields
Represented: Grand Rapids, MI
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1998 / 2000

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Matt Boone19116459421461022419568729119.242.293.368.66115583150
2Ron Bush221185064445611323416014104457.255.327.331.6581471551030
3Jesus Cedeno234716815714379031833634.236.275.350.6265533110
4Craig Da Luz24873433143683145349312046.264.311.369.68011663240
5Leo Daigle19108453406591123615603033121.276.336.406.74316597160
6Robert Fick*25313112300001020.273.385.273.657300000
7Rich Gomez22130544479891452612881661054122.303.384.457.841219110011
8Brandon Inge2210040235254862529461533987.244.320.403.72314273260
9Carlos Jimenez198732627257621223241454978.228.349.320.6698732210
10Jorge Meran254416315218309422313738.197.235.349.5835311120
11Lacarlo Moore*2343182164274941017831626.299.365.335.7005571101
12Eric Munson*216729925242671611444313747.266.378.504.88212749013
13Deurys Reyes*19461541342333113527811653.246.336.485.8216512203
14Billy Rich221084493946499201950644787.251.337.376.71314885121
15T.J. Runnells21883292883566101032542942.
16Jeremy Sassanella#2014424123100600118.
17Andres Torres#211175234077296205234391892116.236.385.324.710132210951
17 Players21.31405355468869611862604373627197735211091.253.333.374.70717519165384310
* - 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
1Adam Bernero2284.6672.541515021095.27536278230804333861.0247.
2Steve Bess2211.5000.93120700319.1122207023001760.9835.60.03.310.73.29
3Sean Buller*231010.5004.9431172200120.1133786611551725095281.5629.
4Nate Cornejo19911.4503.7128280410174.217387724670125125117501.3748.
5Jason Frasor2121.6672.6244011024.01710729033230971.0836.40.83.412.43.67
6Laz Gutierrez*2321.6674.663501700146.15026245400491032201.9429.
7Shane Heams2354.5562.3551030001069.0412618139210111152941.1595.
8Tim Kalita*2041.8004.1899000047.14626222270355142131.5428.
9Kris Keller2153.6252.924902800877.063282563618732113241.2867.
10Tom Koutrouba*2132.6005.403111700085.011056515241462113811.57611.
11Shane Loux1913.2506.2788000047.15539335161438042151.50010.
12Bill Madson2312.33310.128030008.0151093617000442.62516.
13Brian McGowan2225.2865.05390800062.166583544714022163091.8139.
14Luis Pineda2402.0003.572431900740.13018162262551051751.3886.70.45.812.32.12
15Rick Roberts*200012.001100003.05541201001162.33315.
16Bobby Sismondo*22912.4293.6727270110169.11538669126221357187081.2708.
17Clint Smith2247.3644.232014100087.188604164807384133971.5579.
18Andrew Yount2223.4005.61243800143.13831273360284061991.7087.
18 Players21.86872.4864.04140140130109301219.2117068254880570121033652311153321.4278.
* - 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


Brandon Inge9570311485.9908.6016785943%
Jorge Meran402844362.9828.1811181647%
Eric Munson5382001.0008.0006114%
Robert Fick15210.8757.000200%


Leo Daigle72610621441.9809.33
Craig Da Luz3931330331.9918.79
Eric Munson3328127331.9909.33
Robert Fick113112.93314.00
Jeremy Sassanella100000.00


T.J. Runnells831651811550.9584.17
Ron Bush641141561231.9574.22


Matt Boone105742233313.9002.83
Craig Da Luz39349566.9563.31
Ron Bush100000.00


Carlos Jimenez871382823947.9154.83
Ron Bush57831582133.9204.23


Rich Gomez115
Lacarlo Moore16
Jesus Cedeno6
Deurys Reyes6


Andres Torres112
Jesus Cedeno18
Deurys Reyes7
Lacarlo Moore5



Rich Gomez1151621293.9511.51
Andres Torres112233972.9722.16
Billy Rich1011541141.9761.63
Deurys Reyes3762030.9541.68
Jesus Cedeno3461210.9841.85
Lacarlo Moore3052310.9821.83
Craig Da Luz200000.00


Shane Heams515830.8130.25
Kris Keller4957001.0000.24
Brian McGowan3942333.9000.69
Laz Gutierrez35012011.0000.34
Sean Buller31422021.0000.84
Tom Koutrouba31812001.0000.65
Nate Cornejo28144062.9001.93
Bobby Sismondo2753440.9071.44
Luis Pineda241210.7500.13
Andrew Yount2441110.9380.63
Clint Smith2011511.9410.80
Adam Bernero151015001.0001.67
Steve Bess1214001.0000.42
Tim Kalita931120.8751.56
Shane Loux84411.8891.00
Bill Madson810001.0000.13
Jason Frasor403001.0000.75
Rick Roberts100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Adam Bernero22RR6' 4.0"205Nov 28, 1976San Jose, CA, US
Steve Bess22RR6' 4.0"220Sep 1, 1976Nashville, TN, US
Matt Boone19RR6' 2.0"175Jul 18, 1979Willingboro, NJ, US
Sean Buller23LL6' 5.0"235Nov 28, 1975Lynwood, CA, US
Ron Bush22RR6' 1.0"170Oct 10, 1976Richmond, VA, US
Jesus Cedeno23RR5' 11.0"160Jun 24, 1976Higuey, La Altagracia, DO
Nate Cornejo19RR6' 5.0"200Sep 24, 1979Wellington, KS, US
Craig Da Luz24RR6' 3.0"195Feb 4, 1975San Diego, CA, US
Leo Daigle19RR6' 4.0"255Sep 18, 1979San Diego, CA, US
Robert Fick25LR6' 1.0"189Mar 15, 1974Torrance, CA, US
Jason Frasor21RR5' 9.0"180Aug 9, 1977Chicago, IL, US
Rich Gomez22RR5' 11.0"190Jul 19, 1976San Francisco de Macoris, Duarte, DO
Laz Gutierrez23LL6' 2.0"195Feb 7, 1976Miami, FL, US
Shane Heams23RR6' 1.0"175Sep 29, 1975Toledo, OH, US
Brandon Inge22RR5' 11.0"190May 19, 1977Lynchburg, VA, US
Carlos Jimenez19RR5' 11.0"165May 26, 1980San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris, DO
Tim Kalita20RL6' 2.0"220Nov 21, 1978Evanston, IL, US
Kris Keller21RR6' 2.0"225Mar 1, 1978Williamsport, PA, US
Tom Koutrouba21LL6' 0.0"190Oct 9, 1977Boston, MA, US
Shane Loux19RR6' 2.0"225Aug 31, 1979Rapid City, SD, US
Bill Madson23RR6' 0.0"210Apr 18, 1976Sheboygan, WI, US
Brian McGowan22RR6' 4.0"245Dec 14, 1976New York, NY, US
Jorge Meran25RR6' 1.0"168Jun 18, 1974Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Lacarlo Moore23LR5' 10.0"170Jan 15, 1976Chicago, IL, US
Eric Munson21LR6' 3.0"220Oct 3, 1977San Diego, CA, US
Luis Pineda24RR6' 1.0"160Oct 17, 1974San Cristobal, San Cristobal, DO
Deurys Reyes19LL5' 11.0"150Aug 8, 1979Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, DO
Billy Rich22RR6' 2.0"205Jul 26, 1976Meriden, CT, US
Rick Roberts20LL6' 1.0"180May 20, 1979Windber, PA, US
T.J. Runnells21RR5' 10.0"160Feb 15, 1978Greeley, CO, US
Jeremy Sassanella20SR6' 1.0"225Oct 21, 1978Auburn, IN, US
Bobby Sismondo22LL6' 1.0"200Nov 14, 1976Steubenville, OH, US
Clint Smith22RR6' 4.0"180Sep 4, 1976Tulsa, OK, US
Andres Torres21SR5' 10.0"195Jan 26, 1978Paterson, NJ, US
Andrew Yount22RR6' 2.0"180Feb 14, 1977St. Louis, MO, US

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