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1997 Gulf Coast Pirates (Rk)

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Parent Organization: Pittsburgh Pirates
W-L Record: 27-32 .458
Rank: 6th in Gulf Coast League Northwest
Run Differential: 226-273 -47
Manager(s): Woody Huyke
Ballpark: Pirate City Stadium
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

#1 Draft Picks

J.J. Davis (#8), John Ericks (#22)
Gulf Coast League Northwest 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 Gulf Coast Pirates season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Wilson AdornoC5-11180B-R19Not draftedA--
    -David AlvaradoP6-3170R-R19Not draftedA---
    -Peter AustinOF6-2195R-R22PIT: 1997-40-1202A---
    -Blaine BeattyP6-2185L-L33BAL: 1986-9-227MLB--
    -Al BenjaminOF6-1200R-R19PIT: 1995-12-321AAA--
    -Franklin BravoP6-2201R-R18Not draftedA+--
    -Michael BrownP6-7245L-L25PIT: 1989-5-132AA--
    -Ambioris CletoSS6-0161R-R17Not draftedAAA--
    -J.J. DavisRF6-4250R-R18PIT: 1997-1-8MLB--
    -Raul De la cruzOF5-11175R-R20Not draftedRK--
    -Diogenes DiazC6-0190R-R18Not draftedA--
    -Randy EdwardsOF6-1193R-R23COL: 1992-21-599A--
    -John EricksP6-7220R-R30SLN: 1988-1-22MLB--
    -Bryan FarsonP6-2198L-L24PIT: 1994-4-102AA--
    -Ricardo FinolP6-0170B-R23PIT: 1996-46-1341A--
    -Terrence Freeman2B5-10180B-R22OAK: 1994-31-849A+--
    -Travis GaerteP6-3180R-R20PIT: 1995-14-377RK--
    -Ricardo GomezP6-2165R-R19Not draftedAAA--
    -Mike GonzalezP6-2213R-L19PIT: 1997-30-902MLB-Free Agent
    -John GrabowP6-2190L-L18PIT: 1997-3-92MLB-Free Agent
    -Michael GreskoP6-8200L-L20PIT: 1996-25-726A--
    -Vic GutierrezSS5-9170R-R19Not draftedAAA--
    -Wilson GuzmanP5-9200L-L19Not draftedAA--
    -George HlodanP6-1170R-R21PIT: 1995-28-769A--
    -Andy HohensteinP6-4210R-R19PIT: 1996-7-186RK--
    -Rick HolifieldOF6-2180L-L27TOR: 1988-21-550AAA--
    -A.J. JonesOF6-3205R-R18PIT: 1997-19-572RK--
    -Yustin Jordan1B6-3214R-R18PIT: 1996-6-156A--
    -Brett KaplanOF6-5230R-R22PIT: 1997-43-1283RK--
    -Chris LuttigP6-0210L-L21PIT: 1997-17-512A--
    -Oliver MejiasIF6-1180B-R20Not draftedA--
    -Jose MorelP6-0185R-L21Not draftedRK--
    -Juan MorrobelP6-0180L-L19Not draftedRK--
    -Jose NicolasOF6-3210R-R18PIT: 1997-2-60A+--
    -Michael ParkersonP6-2185R-L18PIT: 1997-9-272RK--
    -Edison Pascual1B6-3198L-L20Not draftedRK--
    -Misael QuirozP6-1165R-R20Not draftedRK--
    -Bryan RainoP6-1170R-R23Not draftedRK--
    -Jose ReyesC6-1188R-R24Not draftedAAA--
    -Jeremy RockowOF6-3180L-L19PIT: 1996-12-336RK--
    -Jose SevillanoSS6-2215B-R21NYA: 1994-60-1527RK--
    -Derek SwaffordOF-2B5-10175L-R22PIT: 1993-3-94A+--
    -Alex Tolbert1B6-4245L-R22PIT: 1997-22-662A---
    -Rob VieraC6-2215R-R24Not draftedAA--
    -Bobby VogtP6-6195L-L18PIT: 1996-8-216A---
    -Maurice WashingtonOF6-1203R-R18PIT: 1997-4-122A---
    -Rico Washington3B5-9194L-R19PIT: 1997-10-302MLB--

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