State College Spikes

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Team History[edit]

After the 2005 season, the New Jersey Cardinals relocated to State College, Pennsylvania and became known as the State College Spikes. The team spent its inaugural year as a St. Louis Cardinals affiliate, going 39-36 with Mark DeJohn as the club's first manager. In 2007, the Spikes became a Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate.

The Spikes' home ballpark is Medlar Field at Lubrano Park.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting coach Pitching coach
2006 39-36 8th Mark DeJohn Sid Monge
2007 36-39 8th Turner Ward Wilson Álvarez
2008 18-56 14th Brad Fischer Wilson Álvarez
2009 38-38 7th Gary Robinson Brandon Moore
2010 33-42 12th Gary Robinson Brandon Moore
2011 31-44 12th Dave Turgeon Edgar Varela Justin Meccage
2012 35-41 9th Dave Turgeon Justin Meccage
2013 48-27 1st Oliver Marmol Lost League Finals Ramon Ortiz Dernier Orozco
2014 48-28 1st Oliver Marmol League Champs Ramon Ortiz Dernier Orozco
2015 41-35 5th Johnny Rodriguez Roger LaFrancois Darwin Marrero
2016 50-26 1st Johnny Rodriguez League Champs Roger LaFrancois Darwin Marrero
2017 40-35 6th (t) Joe Kruzel Roger LaFrancois Darwin Marrero
2018 Joe Kruzel Roger LaFrancois Adrian Martin

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