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1997 CLEVELAND INDIANS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  86-75   .534
Result:   1st in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Mike Hargrove
General Manager:   John Hart
Stadium:  Jacobs Field
Attendance:  3,404,750
Payroll:  $54,130,232
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Marlins)

Cleveland Indians affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Julio Franco (38)
Youngest Player:  Jaret Wright (21)
Longest Tenure:  Charles Nagy, Sandy Alomar (8)
Top Hitter:  Jim Thome (10)
Top Pitcher:  Charles Nagy (20)
Top Draft Pick:  Tim Drew (#28)

Roster Continuity:  60.65%
Top Prospect:   Bartolo Colon
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Cleveland8675.534--
Chi White Sox8081.4976.0
Milwaukee7883.4848.0
Minnesota6894.42018.5
KC Royals6794.41619.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
9Matt Williams+3b47311986-1-3MLB151596861573233210512434108440214.263.307.488795.340291636459945.6.273
13Omar Vizquel+2b-3b2830UDFA: 1984MLB15356589158236549431257582116216.280.347.368715.323208642453824.9.304
24Manny Ramirez+dh14251991-1-13MLB1505619918440026882379115750419.328.415.538953.4133026514031268.5.373
17Marquis Grissom+cf65301988-3-76MLB14455874146276126622134389616912.262.317.396713.314221622452744.4.288
25Jim Thome+dh10261989-13-331MLB147496104142250401021112014639089.286.423.5791001.4252876273721259.1.321
23,33Dave Justice+rf-lf12311985-4-94MLB13949584163311331013580790110712.329.418.5961013.4282955823561279.6.333
15Sandy Alomar+c8031UDFA: 1983MLB125451631463702183021948326116.324.354.545900.387246480330917.4.326
1Tony Fernandez+ss9935UDFA: 1979MLB120409551172111144662247206311.286.323.423746.328173442318595.0.299
22Brian Giles+lf-cf-261989-17-435MLB1303776210115317611336350123710.268.368.459827.362173451299736.6.265
23Julio Franco+ss-2b9738UDFA: 1978MLB782894682131325853875021013.284.367.367734.333106328226354.2.374
20Kevin Seitzer+3b-1b-351983-11-283MLB64198275314022400182500226.268.326.369694.31173220155264.5.295
10Pat Borders+c-341982-6-134MLB551591747714150292720005.296.341.428769.34068170119235.1.336
6Bip Roberts+2b-lf98331982-1-13MLB2385192330383071420021.271.333.412745.329359665135.5.286
11Jeff Branson+3b-2b-301988-2-45MLB297251940270271710021.264.329.403732.32329825894.4.309
44Kevin Mitchell+lf-3b-35UDFA: 1980MLB205979104111091112002.153.275.373648.27822695263.2.114
12Jeff Manto+3b-1b-321985-14-355MLB16303830270011000002.267.290.567857.36217312445.0.333
12Chad Curtis+cf-lf88281989-45-1155MLB22298610350071000001.207.361.552913.39216362466.5.187
26Casey Candaele+2b-ss-36UDFA: 1982MLB1426581004101100000.308.333.346679.3069271845.5.320
56Bruce Aven+lf-of-251994-30-829MLB1319441002011500000.211.250.263513.2345201611.1.286
35Enrique Wilson+2b-ss-23UDFA: 1992MLB515250001000200000.333.333.333667.3005151024.4.385
30Trenidad Hubbard+lf-cf-311986-12-302MLB712331000201300000.250.308.333641.290413924.7.333
44Richie Sexson+1b-221993-24-671MLB511130000000200002.273.273.273545.245311100-0.1.333
52Sean Casey+1b-221995-2-53MLB610120001001210000.200.333.200533.271212812.5.250
11Damian Jackson+2b-ss-231991-44-1148MLB89210000100110000.111.200.111311.164110800.3.125
2Einar Diaz+c-24UDFA: 1990MLB57111001000200000.143.143.286429.18027600.9.200
41Charles Nagy+p-301988-1-17MLB25110000000100000.200.200.200400.18015400.3.250
55Orel Hershiser+p-381979-17-440MLB23000000000110100.000.250.000250.1860540-0.4.000
27Jaret Wright+p-211994-1-10MLB23000000000100200.000.000.0000.000055--.000
37Chad Ogea+p-261991-3-87MLB22000000000100200.000.000.0000.000044--.000
59Albie Lopez+p-251991-20-529MLB41000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
51Alvin Morman+p-281991-39-1015MLB41000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
40Bartolo Colon+p-22UDFA: 1993MLB11000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
53Paul Shuey+p-261992-1-2MLB21000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
38Eric Plunk+p-331981-4-103MLB31000000000100000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (34 players)16155568681589301222208101185961795537394549152.286.358.467825--2594630442729806.2.309

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
41Charles Nagy+20301988-1-17MLB15114.2834341100227.0253115108277714957 01.4510.031.073.055.910.52.3141.34
55Orel Hershiser+38381979-17-440MLB1464.4732321000195.11991059726691071111 01.379.171.203.184.930.64.2891.35
37Chad Ogea+-261991-3-87MLB894.9921211000126.1139797013478045 21.479.900.933.355.700.59.3160.71
40Bartolo Colon+-22UDFA: 1993MLB475.651917100094.0107665912456653 01.6210.241.154.316.320.68.3210.77
27Jaret Wright+-211994-1-10MLB834.381616000090.18145449356315 01.288.070.903.496.280.56.2680.82
49Jose Mesa+5231UDFA: 1981MLB442.4066000381682.18328227286913 01.359.070.773.067.540.41.3100.77
59Albie Lopez+-251991-20-529MLB376.933760010076.2101615911406354 01.8411.861.294.707.400.63.3751.17
42Mike Jackson+44321984-2-43MLB253.2471000381575.05933273297424 01.177.080.363.488.880.39.2840.84
38Eric Plunk+-331981-4-103MLB454.665500022065.262373412366661 01.498.501.644.939.050.55.2860.52
45Paul Assenmacher+5836UDFA: 1983MLB502.947500020449.04317165155341 01.187.900.922.769.730.28.2970.77
34Brian Anderson+-251993-1-3MLB424.6988000048.05528257112210 01.3810.311.312.064.130.50.3120.66
53Paul Shuey+-261992-1-2MLB426.204000016245.05231315284621 01.7810.401.005.609.200.61.3730.81
46Jason Jacome+-261991-12-330MLB205.27214002042.24526258152420 01.419.491.693.165.060.63.2740.92
29Jack McDowell+-311987-1-5MLB335.0986000040.24425236183811 01.529.741.333.988.410.47.3390.87
57John Smiley+-321983-12-300MLB245.5466000037.14523239102630 01.4710.852.172.416.270.38--0.86
7Jeff Juden+-261989-1-12MLB015.4685000031.13221196152911 01.509.191.724.318.330.52.3020.58
47Terry Clark+-361979-23-575MLB036.1544000026.12921183131300 01.599.911.034.444.441.00.3020.84
52Steve Kline+-241993-8-223MLB315.81201000026.14219176131731 12.0914.352.054.445.810.76.3910.92
51Alvin Morman+-281991-39-1015MLB005.89340007218.11913122141311 01.809.330.986.876.381.08.3040.77
50Dave Weathers+-271988-3-82MLB127.5691002016.2231414281410 01.8612.421.084.327.560.57--0.87
35Danny Graves+-231994-4-101MLB004.7650002011.1158629400 02.1211.911.597.153.182.25.3251.17
Totals: (34 players)86754.6616116151156401,4851576837768220621110764--41.499.551.123.766.710.56.340 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sandy AlomarC11974340128.9850.00 
Pat BordersC5331219021.0000.00 
Einar DiazC518310.9550.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jim Thome1B14512339510123.9930.00 
Kevin Seitzer1B19146130171.0000.00 
Jeff Manto1B6351041.0000.00 
Richie Sexson1B2111001.0000.00 
Sean Casey1B120001.0000.00 
Julio Franco1B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tony Fernandez2B1092072951059.9800.00 
Julio Franco2B3569107323.9830.00 
Jeff Branson2B192151110.9860.00 
Bip Roberts2B13243149.9320.00 
Casey Candaele2B91025041.0000.00 
Damian Jackson2B10000.0000.00 
Enrique Wilson2B113001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Matt Williams3B151882991221.9700.00 
Kevin Seitzer3B1332030.8850.00 
Jeff Manto3B704001.0000.00 
Jeff Branson3B628021.0000.00 
Casey Candaele3B10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Omar VizquelSS1522454291098.9850.00 
Tony FernandezSS10122617.9740.00 
Damian JacksonSS577021.0000.00 
Enrique WilsonSS461014.9410.00 
Jeff BransonSS201001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Brian GilesLF82149531.9810.00 
Dave JusticeLF74115220.9830.00 
Bruce AvenLF1080001.0000.00 
Bip RobertsLF10132011.0000.00 
Trenidad HubbardLF530001.0000.00 
Chad CurtisLF30000.0000.00 
Jeff MantoLF10000.0000.00 
Kevin MitchellLF10010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Marquis GrissomCF144357733.9920.00 
Brian GilesCF2028020.9330.00 
Chad CurtisCF12170001.0000.00 
Bruce AvenCF120001.0000.00 
Trenidad HubbardCF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Manny RamirezRF1462581072.9750.00 
Brian GilesRF2523210.9620.00 
Dave JusticeRF551001.0000.00 
Chad CurtisRF430001.0000.00 
Bruce AvenRF251001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Paul AssenmacherP754956001.0002.02 
Mike JacksonP7175515041.0002.40 
Jose MesaP66825712.9231.32 
Eric PlunkP55652420.7500.83 
Paul ShueyP404537001.0002.00 
Albie LopezP3776413011.0002.01 
Alvin MormanP341802001.0000.99 
Charles NagyP342271645001.0002.42 
Orel HershiserP32195202942.9252.26 
Jason JacomeP21423710.9092.13 
Chad OgeaP2112681751.8331.78 
Steve KlineP20262110.7501.03 
Bartolo ColonP199461753.8212.20 
Jaret WrightP1690510011.0001.50 
Dave WeathersP91621001.0001.67 
Brian AndersonP848011001.0002.06 
Jeff JudenP83112001.0000.87 
Jack McDowellP84036001.0002.01 
John SmileyP63704001.0000.97 
Danny GravesP5110000.0000.00 
Terry ClarkP42634001.0002.41 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Dave JusticeDH61.0000.00 
Julio FrancoDH42.0000.00 
Kevin SeitzerDH24.0000.00 
Kevin MitchellDH16.0000.00 
Brian GilesDH9.0000.00 
Manny RamirezDH4.0000.00 
Sean CaseyDH3.0000.00 
Sandy AlomarDH1.0000.00 
Jeff BransonDH1.0000.00 
Casey CandaeleDH1.0000.00 
Tony FernandezDH1.0000.00 
Richie SexsonDH1.0000.00 


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