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2000 Fort Wayne Wizards (A)

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Parent Organization: San Diego Padres
W-L Record: 72-65 .526
Rank: th in Midwest League
Run Differential: 598-584 + 14
Manager(s): Craig Colbert
Location: Fort Wayne, Indiana
Ballpark: Memorial Stadium
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Years Active:

Coaching Staff

Hitting Coach: Tom Tornincasa
Hitting Coach: Brian Giles
Pitching Coach: Darren Balsley

#1 Draft Picks

Vince Faison (#20), Gerik Baxter (#28), Omar Ortiz (#29), Casey Burns (#41)
Midwest League 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 2000 Fort Wayne Wizards season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    37Abner ArroyoOF6-1180L-L20Not draftedA+--
    9Cliff BartoshP6-2175L-L20SDN: 1998-29-862MLB--
    12Gerik BaxterP6-2185R-R20SDN: 1999-1-28A--
    -Casey BellP6-2186R-R21SDN: 1998-15-442A+--
    30Jarrod BitterC6-1220R-R21SDN: 2000-33-979AAA--
    -Casey BurnsP6-1185R-R22SDN: 1999-1-41A--
    20Jack CasselP6-2190R-R19SDN: 2000-25-739MLB--
    -Dennis ChapmanP6-3185R-R21SDN: 2000-29-859A--
    -Jon CookOF6-1195R-R23SDN: 1998-22-652A--
    24Tony CosentinoC6-0195R-R21SDN: 1997-10-320AA--
    -Jesse Curry1B6-4205L-L21SDN: 1997-39-1190A--
    -Eric CyrP6-4200L-R21SDN: 1998-30-892MLB--
    21Nick DayOF6-2205R-R22SDN: 2000-20-589A--
    -Blair DeHartP6-4190R-R22SDN: 1999-6-202AA--
    27Travis DevineP6-5190R-R20SDN: 1998-4-112A--
    -Antonio DiazSS5-11170R-R21CAL: 1995-46-1261A+--
    -Todd DonovanOF6-1175R-R21SDN: 1999-8-262AAA--
    25Vince FaisonOF6-0180L-L19SDN: 1999-1-20AAA--
    7Shawn GarrettOF6-3190B-R21SDN: 1997-29-890AAA--
    -Said GutierrezC5-10196R-R20Not draftedAAA--
    -Russell HandyP6-4200R-R25MON: 1992-50-1387A+--
    13Jake HuffC6-3210R-R22SDN: 1999-19-592AA--
    -Johnny HunterP6-1190R-R25SDN: 1997-21-650AAA--
    23Ben JohnsonOF6-1200R-R18SLN: 1999-4-127MLB--
    17Brian JolliffeP6-2205R-L25ATL: 1995-56-1480A--
    -Travis JonesP6-3190L-L22SDN: 1996-37-1100A--
    28Roger LuqueP6-1170L-L20Not draftedAA--
    1Jason MooreIF6-0180B-R22SDN: 1999-4-142AA--
    -Omar OrtizP6-1210B-R22SDN: 1999-1-29AA--
    22Jake PeavyP6-1180R-R19SDN: 1999-15-472MLB-Free Agent
    -Andy PraterP6-3180R-R22PIT: 1996-2-36A--
    4Ben Risinger3B-C6-1170R-R22Not draftedAAA--
    35Chris RojasP6-2190R-R23Not draftedAAA--
    14Cesar Saba3B6-0160B-R18Not draftedA--
    11Bobby Scales2B6-0175B-R22SDN: 1999-14-442MLB-Free Agent
    33Troy SchaderSS6-1200R-R23SDN: 1999-21-652A+--
    34John Scheschuk1B6-2208L-L23SDN: 1999-7-232AAA--
    -Todd ShiyukP6-0200L-L23SDN: 1999-10-322AA--
    -Jon StoneC6-0190R-R21SDN: 1997-20-620A+--
    37Dennis TankersleyP6-2185R-R21BOS: 1998-38-1135MLB--
    -Mike ThompsonP6-4200R-R19SDN: 1999-5-172MLB--
    29J.J. TrujilloP6-0180R-R24Not draftedMLB--
    -Tony VandemoreOF6-3200L-R23SDN: 1999-25-772A--
    -Mike WagnerOF6-0185R-R22Not draftedA--
    5Brian WardIF5-8180R-R22SDN: 1999-12-382A+--
    26Doug YoungP6-2200R-R24SDN: 1997-7-230AA--

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