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1997 Greensboro Bats (A)

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Parent Organization: New York Yankees
W-L Record: 75-65 .536
Rank: 3rd in South Atlantic League Central
Run Differential: 641-683 -42
Manager(s): Tom Nieto
Location: Greensboro, North Carolina
Ballpark: World War Memorial Stadium
Attendance: 146,987 5/14
Playoffs: Lost in Finals
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

Hitting Coach: Ramon Ortiz
Pitching Coach: Tom Filer

#1 Draft Picks

Brien Taylor (#1)
South Atlantic League Central Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1997 Greensboro Bats season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Pat Antrim2B-SS6-2170B-R23NYA: 1995-27-758A--
    -Tony ArmasP6-4205R-R19Not draftedMLB--
    -Brian AylorOF6-2200L-L23NYA: 1996-7-209A+--
    -Ray Baksh1B6-3210R-R22Not draftedA--
    -Scott BrandP6-3200R-R21NYA: 1995-8-226A--
    -Garrett ButlerOF6-2170B-R21NYA: 1994-3-87AA--
    -Jason CobleP6-3185R-L19NYA: 1996-2-59A--
    -Francisco De la cruzP6-2175R-R23Not draftedAA--
    -Luis De Los SantosP6-2216R-R19Not draftedMLB--
    -Craig DingmanP6-4215R-R23NYA: 1993-36-1009MLB--
    -Dave DudeckP6-2210R-R24Not draftedA+--
    -Jason EllisonP6-4188R-R21NYA: 1995-47-1307AA--
    -Scott EmmonsOF6-4205R-R23NYA: 1995-21-590AA--
    -Cristian GuzmanSS6-0188B-R19UDFAMLB-Free Agent
    -Ryan HuffmanOF6-2215R-R23NYA: 1996-31-929A--
    -Nick JohnsonDH6-3195L-L18NYA: 1996-3-89MLB-Retired
    -Erik KeechC6-2195L-R22NYA: 1994-62-1552A--
    -Eric KoflerDH6-1217L-L21NYA: 1994-10-283AA--
    -Eric KrallP6-4215L-L23NYA: 1996-12-359A--
    -Donny Leon3B6-2180B-R21CHN: 1994-66-1591AAA--
    -Ozwaldo MairenaP5-11165L-L21Not draftedMLB--
    -Danny MotaP6-0180R-R21Not draftedMLB--
    -Omar ObandoP6-2180R-R20Not draftedA+--
    -Rich OlivierP6-0155R-R22Not draftedA--
    -Frisco ParotteP6-3180R-R21NYA: 1993-29-813A+--
    -Rene PintoC6-0195R-R19Not draftedAA--
    -Tuli RangelP6-3160R-R21Not draftedAA--
    -Jake RobbinsP6-5190R-R21NYA: 1994-11-311MLB--
    -James RowsonP5-11190R-R20SEA: 1994-9-245A+--
    -Jeff SafferOF6-4220R-R22NYA: 1995-10-282A--
    -Eric SchaffnerP6-3190R-R22NYA: 1994-14-395A+--
    -Scott Seabol3B6-4200R-R22NYA: 1996-88-1718MLB--
    -Derek ShumpertOF6-2185R-R21NYA: 1993-10-281AA--
    -Rod Smith2B6-0185B-R21NYA: 1994-2-58AA--
    -Michael SpenceP6-3195R-R22NYA: 1995-12-338AAA--
    -Jeff StaubachC6-0215R-R22Not draftedA--
    -Brien TaylorP6-3220L-L25NYA: 1991-1-1AA--
    -Marcus ThamesLF6-2205R-R20NYA: 1996-30-899MLB--
    -Dennis TwombleyOF6-2218R-R22NYA: 1996-40-1199A+--
    -Victor ValenciaC6-1210R-R20Not draftedAAA--
    -Jose Velazquez1B6-2220L-L21NYA: 1994-6-171AA--
    -Cesar VerdinP6-3210L-L20NYA: 1995-14-394A+--

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