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1997 BOSTON RED SOX

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  78-84   .481
Result:   4th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Jimy Williams
General Manager:   Dan Duquette
Stadium:  Fenway Park
Attendance:  2,226,136
Payroll:  $43,232,000
Playoffs: Season in progress

Boston Red Sox affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jim Corsi (35)
Youngest Player:  Brian Rose (21)
Longest Tenure:  Tim Naehring (8)
Top Hitter:  Nomar Garciaparra (6)
Top Pitcher:  Tom Gordon (16)
Top Draft Pick:  John Curtice (#17)

Roster Continuity:  65.21%
Top Prospect:   Nomar Garciaparra
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Baltimore9864.605--
NY Yankees9666.5932.0
Detroit7983.48819.0
Boston7884.48120.0
Toronto7686.46922.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
5Nomar Garciaparrass6231994-1-12MLB15368412220944113098229359262279.306.342.53410003657345021387.4.315
13John Valentinss-3b34301988-5-121MLB143575951764751877745866551521.306.372.49902876444301157.2.319
12Wil Corderolf-ss8525UDFA: 1988MLB1405708216026318721331122470411.281.320.4320246609428784.9.327
42Mo Vaughn1b7291989-1-23MLB141527911662403596228615412170310.315.420.56010002956283761218.7.384
56Darren Braggrf-cf95271991-22-579MLB1535136513235295710661102355416.257.337.3860198586412694.5.303
25Troy O'Learylf-rf79271987-13-330MLB146499651543241580053970271413.309.358.4790239545368896.5.333
18Reggie Jefferson1b-lf69281986-3-72MLB136489741563311367122493751317.319.358.4700230524356816.1.370
3Jeff Frye2b86301988-30-765MLB127404561263623511982744212712.312.352.4330175442307686.0.338
10Scott Hattebergc-1b-271991-1-43MLB11435046972311044014070222111.277.354.4340152395268555.6.321
20Mike Stanleyc-1b91341985-16-395MLB972604578170135301395060079.300.394.5151000134312199567.6.319
11Tim Naehring3b-2b-301988-8-199MLB702593874181940113840100310.286.375.4670121301199496.6.305
37Bill Haselmanc-311987-1-23MLB67212225015062602154422128.236.290.392083232175233.5.268
15,24Shane Macklf-cf-331984-1-11MLB601301341703172192431223.315.368.43805714697226.0.362
28Mike Benjaminss-3b-311987-3-74MLB49116122791072342710112.233.262.3280381239692.4.300
30Jesus Tavarezof-26UDFA: 1989MLB426912123109004900012.174.216.246017746031.3.197
44Rudy Pembertonrf-27UDFA: 1988MLB2763815202100041330000.238.314.365023704884.4.271
44Michael Colemancf-211994-18-495MLB8242410021001100100.167.167.2080525210-0.5.308
29Arquimedez Pozo3b-2b-23UDFA: 1992MLB415041003000500110.267.250.33305171312.4.364
38Jose Malaverf-lf-26UDFA: 1989MLB44000000000200001.000.000.0000045-1-5.0.000
52Vaughn Eshelmanp-281991-4-109MLB14110000000100000.250.250.250014301.3.333
45Walt McKeelc-251990-3-91MLB53000000000100000.000.000.0000033--.000
55Jeff Suppanp-221993-2-49MLB12000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
2Curtis Pridelf-rf-281986-10-258MLB22110011000100000.500.5002.0002000421242.4.000
26Aaron Selep-271991-1-23MLB12000000000100000.000.000.0000022--.000
47Jason Varitekc-251994-1-14MLB110100000000000001.0001.0001.00020001101--1.000
43Derek Lowep-241991-8-215MLB31000000000100000.000.000.0000011--.000
17Bret Saberhagenp-331982-19-479MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
33Steve Averyp-271988-1-3MLB21100000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
49Tim Wakefieldp-301988-8-200MLB11000000000000000.000.000.0000011--.000
27Butch Henryp-281987-15-387MLB10000000000000100.000.000.0000011--.000
Totals: (30 players)16257818511684373321858106848514104459542155155.291.352.4638152676643043769836.1.325

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
49Tim Wakefield17301988-8-200MLB12154.2535294220201.1193109952487151601.398.631.073.896.750.58.2920.57
36Tom Gordon16291986-6-157MLB6103.744225211611182.215585761078159501.287.640.493.847.830.49.2801.04
26Aaron Sele61271991-1-23MLB13125.3833331000177.11961151062580122701.569.951.274.066.190.66.3080.84
46John Wasdin-241993-1-25MLB464.4053700100124.21216861183884401.288.741.302.746.060.45.2710.44
55Jeff Suppan-221993-2-49MLB735.6923220010112.11407571123667501.5711.220.962.885.370.54.3370.74
33Steve Avery-271988-1-3MLB676.422218001096.21277669154951401.8211.821.404.564.750.96.3380.70
27Butch Henry-281987-15-387MLB733.523650013684.189363361951001.289.500.642.035.440.37.3140.66
32Chris Hammond-311986-6-148MLB345.92298006165.181454352748201.6511.160.693.726.610.56.3651.25
41Jim Corsi-351982-25-641MLB533.435200014257.256262212140201.348.740.163.286.240.53.3071.49
51Heathcliff Slocumb2431UDFA: 1984MLB055.7949000371746.258323043436601.9711.190.776.566.940.94.3700.74
53Kerry Lacy-241991-15-405MLB116.113300012345.260343172218001.8011.821.384.343.551.22.3191.07
52Vaughn Eshelman-281991-4-109MLB336.33216006042.258323031718201.7612.230.633.593.800.94.3551.25
50Mark Brandenburg-261992-26-734MLB025.49310005041.049252531634001.5910.760.663.517.460.47.3620.87
54Joe Hudson-261992-27-758MLB313.53260009035.239161411414101.499.840.253.533.531.00.3171.44
17Bret Saberhagen-331982-19-479MLB016.5866000026.030201951014101.5410.381.733.464.850.71.2940.45
57Ron Mahay-261991-18-487MLB302.52280007025.0197731122301.206.841.083.967.920.50.2350.50
43Ricky Trlicek-281987-4-104MLB344.63180008023.126141221810201.8910.030.776.943.861.80.3080.91
43Derek Lowe-241991-8-215MLB023.3880000016.015660313001.138.440.001.697.310.23--2.07
34Rich Garces-26UDFA: 1987MLB014.61120004013.214972912001.689.221.325.937.900.75.2930.91
40Robinson Checo-25UDFA: 1989MLB113.3852001013.112550314001.138.100.002.039.450.21.3240.48
59Pat Mahomes-261988-6-155MLB108.10100002010.0151092105102.5013.501.809.004.502.00.3820.61
47Toby Borland-281987-27-701MLB0013.503000003.1655171003.9016.202.7018.902.707.00.3850.27
19Brian Rose-211994-3-75MLB0012.001100003.0544023002.3315.000.006.009.000.67.4551.20
59Ken Grundt-271991-53-1354MLB009.002000003.0533000011.6715.000.000.000.00--.3570.40
28Mike Benjamin-311987-3-74MLB000.001000101.0000000000.000.000.000.000.00--.0000.50
Totals: (30 players)78844.8516216273155401,45215698577831856119875111.519.730.923.796.120.62.312 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Scott HattebergC106574461113.9830.00 
Bill HaselmanC663734074.9830.00 
Mike StanleyC1553310.9820.00 
Walt McKeelC440001.0000.00 
Jason VaritekC110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mo Vaughn1B13110887514117.9880.00 
Mike Stanley1B3123118126.9960.00 
Reggie Jefferson1B1274529.9750.00 
Mike Benjamin1B462011.0000.00 
Jeff Frye1B120011.0000.00 
Walt McKeel1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jeff Frye2B80196228463.9910.00 
John Valentin2B791802591167.9760.00 
Mike Benjamin2B51411061.0000.00 
Wil Cordero2B103001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tim Naehring3B6840111311.9810.00 
John Valentin3B64591211115.9420.00 
Mike Benjamin3B19133944.9290.00 
Jeff Frye3B18113262.8780.00 
Arquimedez Pozo3B441411.9470.00 
Darren Bragg3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Nomar GarciaparraSS15324945021113.9710.00 
Mike BenjaminSS16172924.9580.00 
Jeff FryeSS322001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Wil CorderoLF137248823.9920.00 
Troy O'LearyLF2437320.9520.00 
Jeff FryeLF59220.8460.00 
Jose MalaveLF430001.0000.00 
Jesus TavarezLF430001.0000.00 
Shane MackLF30000.0000.00 
Darren BraggLF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Darren BraggCF118296922.9930.00 
Shane MackCF43750001.0000.00 
Jesus TavarezCF2937110.9740.00 
Michael ColemanCF716010.9410.00 
Jeff FryeCF530001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Troy O'LearyRF119229541.9830.00 
Darren BraggRF4169231.9590.00 
Rudy PembertonRF2334221.9470.00 
Jesus TavarezRF490001.0000.00 
Jeff FryeRF340001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John WasdinP5312451120.8891.16 
Jim CorsiP52576910.9372.36 
Heathcliff SlocumbP49464411.8891.56 
Tom GordonP42182182021.9501.88 
Butch HenryP3684417021.0002.25 
Tim WakefieldP3520192231.9121.39 
Kerry LacyP33454210.8571.19 
Aaron SeleP33177102512.9721.78 
Mark BrandenburgP314155001.0002.20 
Chris HammondP296531011.9291.80 
Ron MahayP282512001.0001.08 
Joe HudsonP263527021.0002.30 
Jeff SuppanP231126832.8241.12 
Steve AveryP2296019011.0001.78 
Vaughn EshelmanP21424410.8891.71 
Ricky TrlicekP182333011.0002.34 
Rich GarcesP121312001.0002.05 
Pat MahomesP10100000.0000.00 
Derek LoweP81614001.0002.81 
Bret SaberhagenP6261211.7501.04 
Robinson ChecoP5130000.0000.00 
Toby BorlandP330000.0000.00 
Ken GrundtP2320001.0006.00 
Mike BenjaminP110000.0000.00 
Brian RoseP130000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Reggie JeffersonDH119.0000.00 
Mike StanleyDH53.0000.00 
Jeff FryeDH11.0000.00 
Mo VaughnDH9.0000.00 
Shane MackDH5.0000.00 
Wil CorderoDH2.0000.00 
Jesus TavarezDH2.0000.00 
Mike BenjaminDH1.0000.00 
Scott HattebergDH1.0000.00 
Tim NaehringDH1.0000.00 
Troy O'LearyDH1.0000.00 


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