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1988 Wichita Pilots

1988 > Class AA > 1988 Texas League (West)
Overall: 60-76
Scored 639 runs, Allowed 671 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-71

Affiliation: San Diego Padres-NL
Manager: Pat Kelly
Represented: Wichita, KS
Ballpark: Lawrence-Dumont Stadium (Wichita, KS), Lawrence-Dumont Stadium (Wichita, KS) and Lawrence-Dumont Stadium (Wichita, KS)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1987 / 1989

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 Jim Austin 24 15 13 8 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .375 .444 .375 .819 3 0 4 0 0
2 Carlos Baerga# 19 122 487 444 67 121 28 1 12 65 4 4 31 83 .273 .331 .421 .752 187 8 9 0 3 2
3 Mike Basso 23 84 310 279 32 73 15 0 3 35 0 2 29 35 .262 .332 .348 .680 97 10 1 0 1 1
4 Eric Bauer? 24 5 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
5 Kevin Brown? 24 28 9 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 0 1 0 0
6 Jeff Childers? 23 6 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
7 Craig Cooper 24 99 383 350 39 93 12 2 7 55 0 2 30 77 .266 .323 .371 .694 130 4 0 2 1 1
8 Mike Costello? 25 15 15 15 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 5 .200 .200 .267 .467 4 0 0 0 0
9 Mike Debutch 24 59 254 218 33 55 5 2 2 15 24 8 32 37 .252 .352 .321 .673 70 3 2 1 1 1
10 Terry Gilmore 23 26 31 24 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .125 .125 .167 .292 4 0 7 0 0
11 Greg Harris? 24 33 16 16 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 .188 .188 .188 .375 3 0 0 0 0
12 Jeff Hermann* 24 73 227 203 27 47 13 3 3 27 1 3 22 47 .232 .308 .369 .678 75 4 1 0 1 5
13 Thomas Howard# 23 29 116 103 15 31 9 2 0 16 6 3 13 14 .301 .379 .427 .806 44 3 0 0 0 0
14 Pat Jelks 27 63 229 207 34 47 6 2 6 26 1 6 19 67 .227 .294 .362 .656 75 7 1 1 1 2
15 Chris Knabenshue* 24 116 499 412 68 101 26 2 16 56 16 16 84 138 .245 .375 .434 .809 179 6 2 0 1 3
16 Jimmy Lester 25 93 365 318 45 80 8 2 1 27 1 1 40 60 .252 .337 .299 .636 95 8 2 3 2 2
17 Matt Maysey 21 28 28 28 2 7 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 8 .250 .250 .357 .607 10 0 0 0 0
18 Mike Mills? 26 52 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
19 Scott Parsons 26 3 14 13 3 3 0 0 1 3 0 0 1 3 .231 .286 .462 .747 6 0 0 0 0 0
20 Paul Quinzer 24 40 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
21 Jeff Reece? 25 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0 0 0
22 Pete Roberts* 23 11 12 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 1 0 0
23 Bill Stevenson* 24 99 362 330 51 83 16 2 16 54 5 1 27 77 .252 .315 .458 .772 151 7 4 0 1 3
24 Jim Tatum 20 118 446 402 38 105 26 1 8 54 2 3 30 73 .261 .318 .391 .709 157 5 5 6 3 2
25 Mark Verstandig* 22 4 12 8 2 2 2 0 0 3 0 0 4 1 .250 .500 .500 1.000 4 3 0 0 0 0
26 Craig Wiley# 24 75 233 208 23 50 10 1 4 21 1 1 23 20 .240 .319 .356 .675 74 6 1 1 0 1
27 Brian Wood* 22 14 15 12 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 9 .083 .214 .083 .298 1 0 1 0 0
28 Bill Wrona 27 120 501 460 68 112 18 4 4 42 1 6 29 59 .243 .293 .326 .619 150 3 5 2 5 1
29 Jeff Yurtin* 24 132 562 512 84 147 36 4 16 77 1 1 41 106 .287 .339 .467 .806 239 9 2 2 5 1
29 Players 23.6 136 5152 4600 639 1170 232 28 100 583 63 57 460 941 .254 .325 .382 .707 1758 35 32 25 25
* - 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 Jim Austin 24 5 6 .455 4.81 12 12 0 4 1 0 73.0 76 46 39 9 23 0 52 0 0 10 1.356 9.4 1.1 2.8 6.4 2.26
2 Eric Bauer* 24 1 4 .200 9.13 5 5 0 0 0 0 23.2 38 24 24 5 6 0 15 0 6 3 1.859 14.5 1.9 2.3 5.7 2.50
3 Kevin Brown* 24 1 8 .111 6.38 28 7 6 0 0 1 86.0 88 67 61 13 51 1 58 3 1 5 1.616 9.2 1.4 5.3 6.1 1.14
4 Jeff Childers 23 1 3 .250 7.22 6 5 0 0 0 0 28.2 39 23 23 2 7 0 14 1 7 1 1.605 12.2 0.6 2.2 4.4 2.00
5 Mike Costello 25 8 4 .667 2.70 15 14 0 4 3 0 106.2 87 40 32 6 36 1 70 4 4 4 1.153 7.3 0.5 3.0 5.9 1.94
6 Rusty Ford 27 1 5 .167 4.48 53 1 37 0 0 4 74.1 75 40 37 1 43 7 53 5 1 1 1.587 9.1 0.1 5.2 6.4 1.23
7 Terry Gilmore 23 11 7 .611 4.61 25 25 0 4 3 0 168.0 170 94 86 20 35 3 112 9 4 7 1.220 9.1 1.1 1.9 6.0 3.20
8 Greg Harris* 24 5 10 .333 4.68 33 16 5 0 0 3 109.2 112 74 57 11 46 2 86 3 10 3 1.441 9.2 0.9 3.8 7.1 1.87
9 Steve Luebber 38 0 0 1.50 4 0 3 0 0 0 6.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0.667 4.5 1.5 1.5 12.0 8.00
10 Matt Maysey 21 9 9 .500 3.71 28 28 0 4 0 0 187.0 180 88 77 15 68 1 120 5 5 18 1.326 8.7 0.7 3.3 5.8 1.76
11 Mike Mills 26 7 6 .538 2.47 52 0 45 0 0 13 76.2 76 31 21 2 25 2 41 2 1 7 1.317 8.9 0.2 2.9 4.8 1.64
12 Paul Quinzer 24 2 1 .667 3.63 40 0 15 0 0 6 89.1 86 39 36 13 27 2 93 2 2 7 1.265 8.7 1.3 2.7 9.4 3.44
13 Jeff Reece* 25 2 2 .500 6.11 15 0 4 0 0 0 28.0 27 21 19 2 20 0 28 0 0 5 1.679 8.7 0.6 6.4 9.0 1.40
14 Pete Roberts* 23 3 6 .333 4.65 10 10 0 2 1 0 60.0 70 43 31 3 28 2 39 3 1 5 1.633 10.5 0.4 4.2 5.8 1.39
15 Brian Wood 22 4 5 .444 3.63 14 13 0 2 1 0 74.1 85 40 30 2 36 1 58 1 2 10 1.628 10.3 0.2 4.4 7.0 1.61
16 Jeff Yurtin 24 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
16 Players 24.2 60 76 .441 4.33 136 136 116 20 12 27 1192.1 1212 671 574 105 452 22 847 38 44 86 1.396 9.1 0.8 3.4 6.4 1.87
* - 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
Mike Basso 79 505 53 8 3 .986 7.06 9
Craig Wiley 59 350 59 13 3 .969 6.93 9
Mark Verstandig 4 24 1 0 0 1.000 6.25 1
Bill Stevenson 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Craig Cooper 87 749 51 11 76 .986 9.20
Bill Stevenson 58 465 36 13 44 .975 8.64
Jeff Hermann 3 7 0 0 2 1.000 2.33
Jimmy Lester 1 2 0 0 1 1.000 2.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jimmy Lester 58 98 157 8 33 .970 4.40
Bill Wrona 53 102 158 6 44 .977 4.91
Carlos Baerga 29 62 87 6 17 .961 5.14

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Tatum 110 97 195 27 25 .915 2.65
Bill Wrona 15 11 31 4 7 .913 2.80
Jimmy Lester 13 6 11 5 1 .773 1.31
Jeff Yurtin 6 2 10 1 3 .923 2.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Carlos Baerga 88 159 238 27 61 .936 4.51
Bill Wrona 52 84 164 9 24 .965 4.77

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jeff Yurtin 124 210 13 6 3 .974 1.80
Chris Knabenshue 101 217 13 5 4 .979 2.28
Pat Jelks 62 116 3 5 1 .960 1.92
Jeff Hermann 43 75 2 4 1 .951 1.79
Thomas Howard 23 51 2 2 0 .964 2.30
Jimmy Lester 13 17 0 0 0 1.000 1.31
Scott Parsons 3 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.67

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rusty Ford 53 4 25 0 1 1.000 0.55
Mike Mills 52 1 18 4 0 .826 0.37
Paul Quinzer 40 5 9 1 1 .933 0.35
Greg Harris 33 2 15 4 0 .810 0.52
Kevin Brown 28 6 3 2 1 .818 0.32
Matt Maysey 28 10 25 1 1 .972 1.25
Terry Gilmore 25 11 25 0 3 1.000 1.44
Mike Costello 15 14 20 1 2 .971 2.27
Jeff Reece 15 0 6 0 0 1.000 0.40
Brian Wood 14 3 18 4 1 .840 1.50
Jim Austin 12 6 4 0 1 1.000 0.83
Pete Roberts 10 3 13 0 2 1.000 1.60
Jeff Childers 6 1 2 1 0 .750 0.50
Eric Bauer 5 2 3 0 0 1.000 1.00
Steve Luebber 4 0 1 0 1 1.000 0.25
Jeff Yurtin 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jim Austin 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 7, 1963 Farmville, VA, US
Carlos Baerga 19 S R 5' 11.0" 165 Nov 4, 1968 Santurce, PR
Mike Basso 23 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jul 18, 1964 Dallas, TX, US
Eric Bauer 24 L 6' 1.0" 185 Aug 19, 1963
Kevin Brown 24 L 6' 2.0" 192 Aug 3, 1963
Jeff Childers 23 R 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 15, 1965
Craig Cooper 24 R R 6' 1.0" 210 Nov 20, 1963 Pensacola, FL, US
Mike Costello 25 R 6' 2.0" 230 Aug 28, 1962
Mike Debutch 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Aug 21, 1963
Rusty Ford 27 R 6' 4.0" 200 Feb 20, 1961 Lufkin, TX, US
Terry Gilmore 23 R R 6' 2.0" 210 Jan 11, 1965 Cortland, NY, US
Greg Harris 24 L 6' 1.0" 185 May 6, 1964
Jeff Hermann 24 L R 6' 5.0" 220 Oct 8, 1963
Thomas Howard 23 S R 6' 2.0" 200 Dec 11, 1964 Middletown, OH, US
Pat Jelks 27 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Nov 11, 1960
Chris Knabenshue 24 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 30, 1963 Aurora, CA, US
Jimmy Lester 25 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Jun 24, 1963
Steve Luebber 38 R R 6' 3.0" 185 Jul 9, 1949 Clinton, MO, US
Matt Maysey 21 R R 6' 4.0" 225 Jan 8, 1967 Hamilton, ON, CA
Mike Mills 26 R 6' 1.0" 180 Jul 5, 1961
Scott Parsons 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Jan 25, 1962 Livingston, NJ, US
Paul Quinzer 24 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 16, 1963
Jeff Reece 25 L 6' 3.0" 195 Feb 25, 1963
Pete Roberts 23 L L 6' 3.0" 190 May 17, 1965
Bill Stevenson 24 L R 6' 0.0" 200 Oct 31, 1963
Jim Tatum 20 R R 6' 2.0" 200 Oct 9, 1967 San Diego, CA, US
Mark Verstandig 22 L R 6' 3.0" 200 Aug 11, 1965
Craig Wiley 24 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 4, 1963
Brian Wood 22 L R 6' 2.0" 200 Jul 29, 1965
Bill Wrona 27 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Jan 11, 1961
Jeff Yurtin 24 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 14, 1963 Rancho Cordova, CA, US

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