2000 Birmingham Barons
Record: 83-79
Finish: 1st in AL Central Division
Runs Scored: 897
Runs Allowed: 789
Exp W-L: 90-72
 
Ballpark: St. Atlantic Park
Attendance: 2,416,491
Manager: Morris Marley

Statistics / Schedule

 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost Divisional Series 0-3 to Tokyo City Locust
 
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  Jeff Kent 32 161 625 96 167 38 3 29 110 14 4 69 126 .267 .341 .477 .818 99.7 13.2 5.8
RF  Sammy Sosa 31 159 583 114 186 24 1 50 127 3 2 78 147 .319 .400 .621 1.021 130.1 23.3 4.0
CF  Marquis Grissom 33 141 585 84 157 22 1 18 65 7 2 38 112 .268 .313 .402 .714 71.8 6.9 4.7
LF  Rondell White 28 151 555 102 164 30 4 19 79 2 2 35 84 .295 .347 .467 .814 88.3 12.1 3.9
1B *Brian Daubach 28 149 486 82 131 28 5 29 95 2 1 63 119 .270 .355 .527 .882 88.6 13.3 1.6
3B *Corey Koskie 27 141 457 74 138 16 0 10 46 4 6 63 104 .302 .390 .403 .793 70.4 9.9 2.4
SS  Mark Loretta 28 146 412 51 125 21 4 7 43 1 1 35 39 .303 .363 .425 .788 60.4 7.9 5.8
C  Mike Difelice 31 135 417 44 99 28 1 9 51 0 0 17 67 .237 .279 .374 .653 39.7 1.1 5.7
1B  Todd Zeile 34 114 355 42 96 22 0 12 55 0 4 19 55 .270 .316 .434 .750 47.3 5.2 0.5
3B  Russ Johnson 27 103 328 39 87 16 2 11 52 3 2 32 76 .265 .331 .427 .757 44.0 5.0 2.4
RF *Tony Gwynn 40 106 295 45 91 13 0 3 35 5 1 18 18 .308 .350 .383 .733 37.2 3.9 0.3
C  Mike Macfarlane 36 91 218 28 69 18 0 3 28 0 0 10 37 .317 .345 .440 .785 28.5 3.7 2.7
SS #Jose Valentin 30 66 151 28 30 5 0 6 24 2 1 33 26 .199 .340 .351 .691 22.2 1.9 1.6
3B  Jose Hernandez 30 70 136 14 44 6 0 3 13 5 0 15 28 .324 .395 .434 .829 21.7 3.2 0.8
LF *Orlando Merced 33 91 125 26 37 5 0 9 31 0 0 19 10 .296 .378 .552 .930 26.6 4.0 0.7
CF *Dave Martinez 35 68 90 25 27 8 0 0 17 5 2 12 17 .300 .385 .389 .774 14.2 1.9 1.0
CF *Jacob Cruz 27 16 63 11 17 4 1 4 7 0 0 3 9 .270 .303 .556 .859 9.7 1.4 0.4
P  Brad Radke 27 11 21 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 .095 .136 .095 .232 -0.4 0.0 0.0
2B  Amaury Garcia 25 7 15 4 9 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 .600 .600 .600 1.200 4.0 0.9 0.2
P *Steve Woodard 25 3 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 .167 .286 .167 .452 0.4 0.0 0.0
P  Dave Burba 33 2 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.8 0.0 0.0
P *Denny Neagle 31 2 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167 .167 .333 .500 0.3 0.0 0.0
P  Woody Williams 33 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P *C.J. Nitkowski 27 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P  Rick Aguilera 38 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  Bill Taylor 38 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P *Gabe White 28 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 30.9 1958 5945 910 1678 305 22 222 882 53 28 561 1096 .282 .347 .453 .800 903.3 118.7 44.5
  Rank among 12 AL teams 3 4 4 4 6 3 4 10 2 7 9 5 5 4 5 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
 Brad Radke 27 18 8 .692 34 34 0 223.0 248 102 21 45 130 4.12 14.1
*Denny Neagle 31 10 17 .370 37 37 0 213.0 220 128 46 97 136 5.41 6.0
 Steve Woodard 25 12 11 .522 36 36 0 212.7 232 105 28 49 114 4.44 11.2
 Dave Burba 33 10 10 .500 30 30 0 186.3 172 96 29 83 134 4.64 8.9
*C.J. Nitkowski 27 7 3 .700 82 2 1 119.3 71 39 11 71 89 2.94 11.5
 Woody Williams 33 2 10 .167 21 18 0 107.7 136 79 23 36 69 6.60 0.0
*Gabe White 28 5 3 .625 63 0 1 101.7 106 51 21 26 96 4.52 5.8
*Scott Sauerbeck 28 4 3 .571 74 1 1 88.7 79 39 2 63 85 3.96 5.9
 Rick Aguilera 38 3 7 .300 73 0 25 82.7 63 22 12 22 58 2.40 15.1
 Bill Taylor 38 7 7 .500 45 0 5 63.0 56 39 10 24 49 5.57 3.5
 Mark Portugal 37 2 0 1.000 15 3 0 24.0 26 9 5 8 6 3.38 2.0
*Jesse Orosco 43 0 0 .000 12 0 1 18.0 12 6 1 7 18 3.00 1.8
Team Totals 32.3 80 79 .503 522 161 34 1440.0 1421 715 209 531 984 4.47 85.8
Rank among 12 AL teams 6 6 11 6 7 1 8 3 3 9 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 .990 26.9
M.Difelice 988.3 118 128 749 59 11 2 .987 28.8
M.Macfarlane 470.0 44 80 354 23 2 0 .995 25.8
Team Total 1458.3 162 208 1103 82 13 2 .989 27.8
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 10.43
B.Daubach 1127.7 127 144 1109 97 8 102 .993 9.63
T.Zeile 253.7 31 33 271 22 2 20 .993 10.40
O.Merced 61.0 4 13 60 5 0 4 1.000 9.59
J.Hernandez 14.0 0 9 12 4 0 1 1.000 10.29
M.Loretta 3.0 0 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 12.00
Team Total 1459.3 162 201 1456 128 10 127 .994 9.77
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .980 5.48
J.Kent 1420.7 160 161 282 500 16 97 .980 4.95
R.Johnson 38.0 1 15 10 11 0 4 1.000 4.97
A.Garcia 28.7 1 6 7 12 0 2 1.000 5.97
M.Loretta 18.0 2 3 1 4 0 0 1.000 2.50
Team Total 1505.3 164 185 300 527 16 103 .981 4.94
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .946 2.75
C.Koskie 744.0 84 92 47 157 13 16 .940 2.47
R.Johnson 657.7 75 77 51 142 17 16 .919 2.64
J.Hernandez 171.7 20 22 11 33 3 4 .936 2.31
T.Zeile 49.7 2 10 2 11 1 1 .929 2.36
M.Loretta 45.0 3 11 4 4 0 0 1.000 1.60
D.Martinez 4.0 0 4 1 1 0 0 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1672.0 184 216 116 348 34 37 .932 2.50
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .967 4.88
M.Loretta 1028.3 121 128 151 360 11 68 .979 4.47
J.Valentin 423.7 47 62 63 112 7 18 .962 3.72
J.Hernandez 55.7 0 26 7 16 1 2 .958 3.72
R.Johnson 5.7 0 3 2 2 0 0 1.000 6.36
O.Merced 2.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 9.00
B.Daubach 2.0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1517.3 168 221 223 494 19 88 .974 4.25
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .978 1.84
R.White 1258.7 144 145 302 12 12 3 .963 2.25
O.Merced 151.3 14 31 40 2 2 0 .955 2.50
D.Martinez 33.3 3 8 10 0 0 0 1.000 2.70
J.Cruz 11.0 1 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.82
T.Gwynn 4.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
Team Total 1458.3 162 187 354 14 14 3 .963 2.27
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 2.50
M.Grissom 1178.0 139 139 359 0 7 0 .981 2.74
D.Martinez 118.7 10 27 39 1 1 0 .976 3.03
J.Cruz 109.3 11 12 30 0 2 0 .938 2.47
S.Sosa 32.0 1 9 8 1 0 0 1.000 2.53
R.White 17.0 1 4 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.59
M.Macfarlane 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
T.Gwynn 1.3 0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 13.53
Team Total 1458.3 162 194 442 2 10 0 .978 2.74
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .983 1.94
S.Sosa 1257.7 142 143 293 8 4 2 .987 2.15
T.Gwynn 124.0 13 18 22 0 0 0 1.000 1.60
D.Martinez 64.7 6 10 18 1 0 0 1.000 2.64
J.Cruz 9.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00
C.Koskie 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
O.Merced 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1458.3 162 174 335 9 4 2 .989 2.12
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .961 1.83
B.Radke 223.0 34 34 12 36 1 7 .980 1.94
D.Neagle 213.0 37 37 9 17 1 2 .963 1.10
S.Woodard 212.7 36 36 14 38 0 7 1.000 2.20
D.Burba 186.3 30 30 20 23 0 5 1.000 2.08
C.Nitkowski 119.3 2 89 3 14 1 1 .944 1.28
W.Williams 107.7 18 21 7 13 0 0 1.000 1.67
G.White 101.7 0 70 5 12 0 1 1.000 1.51
S.Sauerbeck 88.7 1 80 5 19 0 2 1.000 2.44
R.Aguilera 82.7 0 80 4 14 0 1 1.000 1.96
B.Taylor 63.0 0 47 2 8 0 0 1.000 1.43
M.Portugal 24.0 3 15 2 4 0 1 1.000 2.25
J.Orosco 18.0 0 12 1 1 0 1 1.000 1.00
Team Total 1440.0 161 551 84 199 3 28 .990 1.77
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Sosa .319
On-Base Pct Sosa .400
Slugging Pct Sosa .621
OPS Sosa 1.021
XR Sosa 130.1
Games Kent 161
At-Bats Kent 625
Runs Sosa 114
Hits Sosa 186
Total Bases Sosa 362
Singles Grissom 116
Doubles Kent 38
Triples Daubach 5
Homeruns Sosa 50
RBIs Sosa 127
Stolen Bases Kent 14
Caught Stealing Koskie 6
Walks Sosa 78
Strikeouts Sosa 147
ERA Radke 4.12
Wins Radke 18
Losses Neagle 17
Winning Pct Radke .692
Saves Aguilera 25
Games Pitched Nitkowski 82
Games Started Neagle 37
Complete Games Burba, Radke 4
Shutouts Radke 3
Innings Pitched Radke 223.0
Hits Allowed Radke 248
Homeruns Allowed Neagle 46
Strikeouts Neagle 136
Walks Allowed Neagle 97
Walks per 9IP Radke 1.8
Hits per 9IP Burba 8.3
Strikeouts per 9IP Burba 6.5
WHiP Radke 1.31
OAVG Burba .244
OOBP Radke .314
OSLG Burba .427
OOPS Radke .743
Team All-Stars
Jeff Kent
Sammy Sosa
Player Salaries
Sammy Sosa $ 7,200,000
Jeff Kent $ 4,000,000
Rondell White $ 3,800,000
Marquis Grissom $ 3,600,000
Todd Zeile $ 3,000,000
Mark Loretta $ 2,200,000
John Valentin $ 2,000,000
Denny Neagle $ 2,000,000
Brad Radke $ 2,000,000
Jose Hernandez $ 2,000,000
Dave Burba $ 1,800,000
Mike Macfarlane $ 1,800,000
Jose Valentin $ 1,500,000
John Burkett $ 1,200,000
Woody Williams $ 1,200,000
Rick Aguilera $ 1,092,000
Mark Portugal $ 1,008,000
Orlando Merced $ 1,000,000
Dave Martinez $ 960,000
Chad Ogea $ 800,000
Gabe White $ 540,000
Jesse Orosco $ 428,400
C.J. Nitkowski $ 300,000
Corey Koskie $ 300,000
Russ Johnson $ 300,000
Scott Sauerbeck $ 300,000
Bill Taylor $ 300,000
Amaury Garcia $ 300,000
Mike Difelice $ 300,000
Brian Daubach $ 300,000
Jacob Cruz $ 300,000
Steve Woodard $ 300,000
 
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