2054 Chicago Spartans
Record: 91-71
Finish: 2nd in AL Crash Davis Division
Runs Scored: 865
Runs Allowed: 694
Exp W-L: 97-65
 
Ballpark: Under Armor Field
Attendance: 3,428,297
Manager: Herman Brand

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 87-51, 1st in the American
AA: 67-71, 5th in the American
A: 62-76, 9th in the American
 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost World Championship 0-4 to Fairfax Gladiators
Won AL World Championship 4-1 over Memphis Fighting Iguanas
Won League Series 3-2 over Brooklyn Bombers
 
Team Index    Draft History Park History
Starters: Positional    Registers: Batters     Leaders: Batters   
  Pitchers   Pitchers   Pitchers
 
Team Batting Stats     Help
Pos Name Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS DWS
2B  Jc Rodriguez 32 156 539 96 160 26 7 24 85 51 15 87 68 .297 .404 .505 .908 110.4 21.4 5.1
LF *Bartolo Dasilva 27 155 553 89 168 28 6 13 75 8 11 66 100 .304 .376 .447 .822 89.3 15.2 4.1
CF *Martin Cantu 31 151 518 95 144 20 6 34 107 30 4 68 57 .278 .365 .537 .902 104.0 18.9 5.3
CF #Hong McClain 22 143 554 84 162 34 6 13 62 45 16 41 96 .292 .341 .446 .787 82.0 13.2 1.1
SS  Xander Bogaerts 33 150 569 81 154 24 4 17 82 15 4 22 36 .271 .296 .417 .713 68.3 8.0 6.2
1B  Chiohiko Nichiren 34 146 505 72 140 26 2 15 83 1 0 51 33 .277 .346 .426 .772 73.3 10.8 1.5
RF  Lucien Thornberry 36 140 515 81 148 13 8 21 95 1 4 30 31 .287 .329 .466 .795 76.5 11.6 3.9
3B  Danny Valencia 36 110 403 59 114 10 1 18 72 1 2 20 20 .283 .333 .447 .780 51.5 6.1 3.6
C  Jermaine Valenza 26 108 336 47 78 17 3 13 53 11 3 22 95 .232 .274 .417 .691 40.2 3.1 5.4
C #Lorenzo Ronquillo 27 101 314 42 75 15 0 2 28 0 0 44 30 .239 .335 .306 .641 34.0 3.0 4.3
RF  Wally McLaughlin 28 90 311 54 92 17 5 4 35 9 4 36 40 .296 .378 .421 .799 47.9 8.2 0.9
3B  Thomas Thomas 31 36 105 13 28 8 0 0 12 1 0 19 15 .267 .381 .343 .724 15.7 2.3 1.0
3B  Ronald Mentzer 33 53 106 18 26 4 0 1 12 1 0 11 11 .245 .325 .311 .636 11.4 1.1 0.7
SS  Timothy Russell 34 33 100 8 25 4 0 0 7 0 0 2 20 .250 .286 .290 .576 7.8 0.2 0.9
SS #Luis Alvarez 35 31 58 6 11 4 0 1 11 0 0 9 17 .190 .299 .310 .609 5.6 0.4 0.6
SS  Gustavo Casablanca 36 20 46 3 9 0 0 0 4 0 0 2 3 .196 .245 .196 .441 1.4 0.0 0.3
LF  Norris Ramirez 33 20 38 1 4 2 0 1 3 0 0 1 5 .105 .128 .237 .365 0.3 0.0 0.3
C  Sakurahiko Shusake 26 9 29 2 9 3 0 0 3 0 0 3 5 .310 .375 .414 .789 4.3 0.8 0.6
RF  John Peterson 27 13 25 4 3 1 0 1 3 0 0 2 7 .120 .185 .280 .465 0.9 0.0 0.2
SS  Paul Miller 26 11 24 5 6 0 0 1 3 6 1 1 6 .250 .280 .375 .655 3.4 0.3 0.2
CF  Juan Delgado 26 4 16 1 4 0 0 0 3 0 1 1 6 .250 .294 .250 .544 0.9 0.0 0.0
CF  Darren Elsner 30 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 .000 .500 .000 .500 0.9 0.2 0.0
CF *Tony Guerra 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .000 .333 .000 .333 0.6 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 30.1 1690 5667 864 1560 256 48 179 839 182 65 541 702 .275 .342 .432 .774 830.7 124.8 46.4
  Rank among 10 AL teams 4 3 4 8 2 4 3 2 6 1 3 4 2 3 3 3  
* - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, blank - bats right-handed
Team Pitching Stats     Help
Name Age W L Pct G GS SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA PWS
 Mat Latos 35 16 13 .552 36 36 0 257.7 266 116 16 33 194 4.05 15.3
 Jimmie Kempton 33 18 12 .600 35 35 0 247.3 232 118 51 37 141 4.29 13.5
*Orlando Contreras 35 16 9 .640 37 33 1 243.7 185 92 12 91 162 3.40 18.6
 Lawerence Bush 28 12 4 .750 26 26 0 187.7 165 80 37 25 112 3.84 12.8
 Pablo Chavez 37 3 3 .500 14 13 0 84.3 91 41 7 31 33 4.38 3.6
 Rafael Esparza 36 6 4 .600 51 1 2 75.7 63 33 5 19 47 3.93 6.1
 Bernard Nazario 30 8 3 .727 62 2 2 68.7 50 16 11 10 62 2.10 9.5
 Timothy Barefoot 30 1 0 1.000 32 0 1 59.0 66 18 2 21 25 2.75 5.0
 Eric Piland 31 2 5 .286 54 0 35 58.7 44 15 2 7 42 2.30 12.5
 Alan Pellham 30 2 5 .286 8 8 0 43.0 49 35 7 14 17 7.33 0.0
 John Axford 37 2 0 1.000 19 2 2 37.0 40 12 1 15 15 2.92 3.4
*David Arias 35 3 8 .273 27 0 2 36.7 56 25 3 7 17 6.14 0.2
 Howard Kaylor 25 1 1 .500 13 0 0 25.0 26 13 7 6 11 4.68 1.1
 Samuel Slater 33 0 3 .000 3 3 0 14.7 37 21 5 5 4 12.89 0.0
 Glen McAndrews 29 1 1 .500 3 3 0 9.3 14 10 1 7 2 9.65 0.0
*Michael Whitis 26 0 0 .000 2 0 0 3.3 4 2 0 0 1 5.41 0.1
 Raymond McChristian 36 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0.7 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.1
Team Totals 32.1 91 71 .562 423 162 45 1452.3 1388 647 167 328 885 4.01 101.8
Rank among 10 AL teams 2 2 2 2 4 2 5 3 2 2 3  
* - throws left-handed, blank - throws right-handed
Team Fielding Stats     Help
Last 2 columns are Fielding Percentage and Range Factor (expect Catcher where last column is Runners Thrown Out Percentage)
Numbers in headings are league average values.
Catchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .986 26.9
J.Valenza 714.3 81 85 451 37 0 2 1.000 46.2
L.Ronquillo 656.3 72 77 430 23 5 0 .989 21.9
S.Shusake 78.0 9 9 53 6 1 0 .983 60.0
W.McLaughlin 3.7 0 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 0.0
Team Total 1452.3 162 172 935 67 6 2 .994 34.1
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 10.84
C.Nichiren 1180.3 136 142 1316 78 15 95 .989 10.63
R.Mentzer 107.0 10 24 114 6 0 13 1.000 10.09
W.McLaughlin 92.0 10 14 100 3 1 7 .990 10.08
L.Alvarez 27.0 2 7 34 1 0 2 1.000 11.67
T.Thomas 27.0 3 4 31 1 0 0 1.000 10.67
G.Casablanca 17.0 1 4 18 3 0 1 1.000 11.12
D.Valencia 2.0 0 1 4 1 0 0 1.000 22.50
Team Total 1452.3 162 196 1617 93 16 118 .991 10.60
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 5.43
J.Rodriguez 1217.3 133 152 215 468 14 75 .980 5.05
W.McLaughlin 107.0 12 14 20 47 1 12 .985 5.64
T.Russell 94.0 12 13 17 31 2 9 .960 4.60
P.Miller 22.0 3 3 3 9 0 1 1.000 4.91
L.Alvarez 12.0 2 2 1 6 0 0 1.000 5.25
Team Total 1452.3 162 184 256 561 17 97 .980 5.06
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .964 2.92
D.Valencia 935.3 108 109 62 227 5 25 .983 2.78
T.Thomas 245.0 30 30 16 57 0 4 1.000 2.68
R.Mentzer 148.7 15 25 12 31 0 5 1.000 2.60
L.Alvarez 58.0 5 13 2 10 1 1 .923 1.86
G.Casablanca 45.7 4 9 2 9 1 0 .917 2.17
X.Bogaerts 19.7 0 4 1 8 0 0 1.000 4.12
Team Total 1452.3 162 190 95 342 7 35 .984 2.71
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .969 4.75
X.Bogaerts 1218.7 137 143 171 436 21 59 .967 4.48
T.Russell 121.7 13 18 20 42 2 4 .969 4.59
L.Alvarez 41.0 4 6 6 17 0 4 1.000 5.05
G.Casablanca 33.0 4 5 2 14 1 1 .941 4.36
P.Miller 30.0 3 5 3 10 0 1 1.000 3.90
T.Thomas 8.0 1 1 1 5 0 0 1.000 6.75
Team Total 1452.3 162 178 203 524 24 69 .968 4.51
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .977 2.25
B.Dasilva 1104.0 123 131 279 7 1 2 .997 2.33
H.McClain 257.0 31 33 50 0 3 0 .943 1.75
N.Ramirez 36.0 4 8 11 0 0 0 1.000 2.75
L.Thornberry 26.7 2 4 7 0 0 0 1.000 2.36
M.Cantu 11.7 0 7 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.77
J.Peterson 11.0 1 2 3 0 0 0 1.000 2.45
T.Guerra 6.0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
Team Total 1452.3 162 186 353 7 4 2 .989 2.23
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .987 2.84
M.Cantu 1218.3 138 141 389 5 0 4 1.000 2.91
H.McClain 75.0 9 10 26 1 1 0 .964 3.24
B.Dasilva 74.0 7 10 31 1 1 0 .970 3.89
N.Ramirez 37.7 4 6 11 0 1 0 .917 2.63
L.Alvarez 26.0 3 3 10 0 1 0 .909 3.46
D.Elsner 12.7 1 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.42
J.Peterson 7.7 0 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 3.52
T.Guerra 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1452.3 162 174 472 7 4 4 .992 2.97
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 2.24
L.Thornberry 1141.7 131 134 288 7 0 2 1.000 2.33
H.McClain 149.0 17 18 30 0 1 0 .968 1.81
W.McLaughlin 67.0 6 12 16 0 0 0 1.000 2.15
B.Dasilva 48.7 4 8 6 0 1 0 .857 1.11
J.Peterson 24.0 2 5 6 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
J.Delgado 16.0 2 2 3 0 1 0 .750 1.69
D.Elsner 4.0 0 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
C.Nichiren 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1452.3 162 183 351 7 3 2 .992 2.22
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .954 1.86
M.Latos 257.7 36 36 13 38 2 3 .962 1.78
J.Kempton 247.3 35 35 11 31 1 0 .977 1.53
O.Contreras 243.7 33 37 9 35 5 3 .898 1.63
L.Bush 187.7 26 26 15 29 2 0 .957 2.11
P.Chavez 84.3 13 14 5 13 1 1 .947 1.92
R.Esparza 75.7 1 51 6 12 0 2 1.000 2.14
B.Nazario 68.7 2 62 3 8 0 0 1.000 1.44
T.Barefoot 59.0 0 32 0 9 0 2 1.000 1.37
E.Piland 58.7 0 54 2 7 2 1 .818 1.38
A.Pellham 43.0 8 8 3 5 1 0 .889 1.67
J.Axford 37.0 2 19 2 8 1 2 .909 2.43
D.Arias 36.7 0 27 3 3 0 0 1.000 1.47
H.Kaylor 25.0 0 13 1 5 0 1 1.000 2.16
S.Slater 14.7 3 3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
G.McAndrews 9.3 3 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.96
M.Whitis 3.3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
R.McChristian 0.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1452.3 162 423 73 204 15 15 .949 1.72
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Dasilva .304
On-Base Pct Rodriguez .404
Slugging Pct Cantu .537
OPS Rodriguez .908
XR Rodriguez 110.4
Games Rodriguez 156
At-Bats Bogaerts 569
Runs Rodriguez 96
Hits Dasilva 168
Total Bases Cantu 278
Singles Dasilva 121
Doubles McClain 34
Triples Thornberry 8
Homeruns Cantu 34
RBIs Cantu 107
Stolen Bases Rodriguez 51
Caught Stealing McClain 16
Walks Rodriguez 87
Strikeouts Dasilva 100
ERA Contreras 3.40
Wins Kempton 18
Losses Latos 13
Winning Pct Bush .750
Saves Piland 35
Games Pitched Nazario 62
Games Started Latos 36
Complete Games Kempton, Latos 5
Shutouts Contreras, Kempton 2
Innings Pitched Latos 257.7
Hits Allowed Latos 266
Homeruns Allowed Kempton 51
Strikeouts Latos 194
Walks Allowed Contreras 91
Walks per 9IP Latos 1.2
Hits per 9IP Contreras 6.8
Strikeouts per 9IP Latos 6.8
WHiP Bush 1.01
OAVG Contreras .207
OOBP Bush .262
OSLG Contreras .316
OOPS Contreras .596
Team All-Stars
Jc Rodriguez
Martin Cantu
Orlando Contreras
Player Salaries
Jc Rodriguez $ 10,000,000
Danny Valencia $ 10,000,000
Mat Latos $ 10,000,000
Xander Bogaerts $ 10,000,000
Orlando Contreras $ 8,900,000
John Axford $ 6,600,000
Eric Piland $ 5,500,000
Lucien Thornberry $ 5,000,000
Martin Cantu $ 4,000,000
Luis Alvarez $ 4,000,000
Rafael Esparza $ 3,750,000
Chiohiko Nichiren $ 3,000,000
David Arias $ 2,610,000
Jimmie Kempton $ 1,985,714
Bernard Nazario $ 1,420,000
Wally McLaughlin $ 1,050,000
Timothy Russell $ 970,000
Lorenzo Ronquillo $ 792,857
Ronald Mentzer $ 720,000
Raymond McChristian $ 700,000
Norris Ramirez $ 700,000
Joseph Degraffenreid $ 660,000
Juan Delgado $ 660,000
Samuel Slater $ 500,000
Timothy Barefoot $ 468,571
Eugene Fallis $ 450,000
Thomas Thomas $ 350,000
Pablo Chavez $ 340,000
Jermaine Valenza $ 300,000
Lawerence Bush $ 300,000
Sakurahiko Shusake $ 300,000
Edward Carnegie $ 300,000
Glen McAndrews $ 300,000
Michael Davis $ 300,000
Hong McClain $ 300,000
Darren Elsner $ 300,000
John Peterson $ 300,000
Tony Guerra $ 300,000
Howard Kaylor $ 300,000
Alan Pellham $ 300,000
Paul Miller $ 300,000
Estanis Mendez $ 300,000
Michael Whitis $ 300,000
Bartolo Dasilva $ 300,000
 
Player Transactions
Date Action Losing To Getting
3/2 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
3/2 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Philadelphia Lawerence Bush
3/2 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
3/2 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Canada Howard Kaylor
3/2 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
3/2 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Orlando Chiohiko Nichiren
3/2 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
3/2 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Canada Timothy Dimarco
3/2 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
3/2 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Philadelphia Thomas Thomas
3/2 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
3/2 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Minneapolis Alan Pellham
4/3 Signed     Raymond Mcchristian
4/3 Signed     Norris Ramirez
4/3 Signed     Gustavo Casablanca
4/3 Signed     Joseph Degraffenreid
4/3 Signed     Rafael Esparza
4/3 Signed     Lucien Thornberry
4/3 Signed     Juan Delgado
4/3 Signed     Edward Carnegie
4/3 Signed     Estanis Mendez
5/4 Signed     A Contraction A Draft Pick
5/4 Traded A Contraction A Draft Pick Alaska Xander Bogaerts
5/4 Traded Alexis Luna
Bill Watts
New England John Axford
Hong Mcclain
5/4 Signed     Kevin Codobes
5/16 Released Nathan Cole    
5/16 Released Kevin Mcclendon    
5/16 Released William Mcfadden    
5/16 Released Edward Rao    
5/16 Released Nelson Palmieri    
5/16 Released Justin Parrett    
5/16 Released Robert Boyett    
5/16 Released Eric Zorn    
6/1 Signed     Michael Davis
6/16 Released Gustavo Casablanca    
7/16 Signed     John Peterson
8/1 Released Brian Bonilla    
8/16 Signed     Darren Elsner