1961 Cottonwood Coyotes
Record: 99-63
Finish: 1st in HL Yew Division Division
Runs Scored: 876
Runs Allowed: 641
Exp W-L: 104-58
 
Ballpark: Coyote Park
Attendance: 3,723,883
Manager: Stanley Standridge

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 87-51, 3rd in the Hound League
AA: 64-74, 8th in the Hound League
A: 75-63, 5th in the Hound League
 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost First Round 0-3 to St. Bernard Swampdogs
 
Team Index    Draft History Park History
Starters: Positional    Registers: Batters     Leaders: Batters   
  Pitchers   Pitchers   Pitchers
 
Team Batting Stats     Help
Pos Name Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS DWS
CF  William Brownfield 35 158 604 113 227 25 5 11 82 1 1 63 36 .376 .437 .488 .925 111.6 25.7 4.6
2B *Robert Maitland 26 157 594 92 203 30 0 6 73 1 0 52 25 .342 .396 .423 .819 94.0 18.9 2.0
LF  James Labombard 27 151 588 97 193 44 2 30 131 0 0 20 162 .328 .355 .563 .918 105.3 22.3 3.1
SS  William Yoswick 27 156 522 81 142 39 6 8 80 10 10 59 101 .272 .346 .416 .762 69.1 11.0 8.0
1B  Shawn Quiroga 32 143 491 74 119 26 2 10 58 37 9 53 112 .242 .320 .365 .685 63.3 8.8 1.5
3B  Ronald Mulvihill 31 147 490 59 134 38 8 7 75 0 0 43 32 .273 .341 .427 .768 66.2 11.2 4.0
LF  Edwin McCracken 29 128 460 81 127 31 17 0 45 1 4 65 69 .276 .372 .417 .790 69.8 13.2 2.4
RF  Alan Honig 28 139 411 66 141 27 4 6 77 1 0 22 54 .343 .383 .472 .855 66.5 14.2 2.2
C  Shane Hackett 29 99 362 48 106 24 3 9 50 0 0 20 35 .293 .335 .450 .785 49.2 8.9 4.7
C  Tony Northcliffe 27 84 259 38 79 9 0 13 54 0 0 22 80 .305 .362 .490 .852 43.6 8.9 2.4
RF *John Caison 27 120 209 21 44 5 0 0 14 0 0 10 28 .211 .254 .234 .489 12.3 0.0 0.6
2B #Charles Zazueta 24 101 167 29 38 3 0 7 27 0 0 21 42 .228 .321 .371 .692 21.0 2.8 0.6
SS *Reginald Henrich 32 85 122 19 33 1 2 3 21 0 1 5 32 .270 .292 .385 .678 13.4 1.3 1.4
CF *Daniel Sicurella 30 65 107 17 26 4 1 0 14 0 0 12 16 .243 .323 .299 .622 13.6 1.6 0.8
P  Joseph Brockway 25 32 80 14 21 4 2 0 6 0 0 1 23 .263 .272 .363 .634 7.5 0.7 0.0
P  Maurice Cromwell 31 34 68 2 7 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 34 .103 .116 .103 .219 -1.6 0.0 0.0
P *Marcus Hickox 30 36 61 2 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 33 .049 .079 .066 .145 -2.6 0.0 0.0
P  Kenneth Derrickson 35 32 62 6 9 2 0 0 6 0 0 2 25 .145 .172 .177 .349 0.9 0.0 0.0
C  Andrew Whitham 27 20 59 7 14 1 0 2 6 0 0 2 17 .237 .254 .356 .610 6.0 0.2 0.6
P  Billy Knaak 37 25 41 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 18 .024 .091 .049 .140 -1.8 0.0 0.0
LF *Jim Vandervort 23 8 26 7 10 3 0 1 5 0 0 2 6 .385 .429 .615 1.044 5.4 1.3 0.1
P *Arturo Laureano 24 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.6 0.0 0.0
P *Jonathan Pickrell 26 69 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .143 .143 .143 .286 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P *Jasper Eaton 32 37 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .333 .500 .333 .833 0.7 0.2 0.0
P #Harold Merchant 33 68 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .667 .667 .667 1.333 0.9 0.3 0.0
P *Steven Devries 33 77 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P *Dominic Ferlazzo 32 108 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P #Eric Rhoads 35 76 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
3B *John Richins 26 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 29.4 2360 5808 876 1681 318 52 113 827 51 25 481 987 .289 .348 .420 .768 813.0 151.4 38.8
  Rank among 12 HL teams 1 2 1 2 3 11 3 12 1 4 4 1 1 5 2 2  
* - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, blank - bats right-handed
Team Pitching Stats     Help
Name Age W L Pct G GS SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA PWS
 Joseph Brockway 25 18 4 .818 32 32 0 224.0 203 62 4 29 169 2.49 21.6
*Marcus Hickox 30 12 7 .632 36 36 0 206.3 165 65 2 50 178 2.84 15.4
 Maurice Cromwell 31 16 7 .696 34 34 0 205.7 190 83 22 39 175 3.63 11.7
 Kenneth Derrickson 35 9 11 .450 32 32 0 196.0 213 89 9 71 117 4.09 7.5
 Billy Knaak 37 10 7 .588 25 25 0 144.3 119 50 9 36 67 3.12 9.4
 Dominic Ferlazzo 32 7 5 .583 108 0 3 114.0 121 37 1 32 75 2.92 11.6
 Jonathan Pickrell 26 2 5 .286 69 0 4 91.7 79 36 15 31 71 3.53 5.7
 Harold Merchant 33 3 5 .375 68 0 38 74.7 86 34 5 12 58 4.10 9.3
*Steven Devries 33 9 5 .643 77 0 0 73.3 97 37 2 13 34 4.54 3.6
*Eric Rhoads 35 8 1 .889 76 0 1 68.7 65 30 6 19 59 3.93 6.1
 Jasper Eaton 32 3 5 .375 37 0 2 45.7 37 20 7 10 27 3.94 3.1
*Arturo Laureano 24 2 1 .667 3 3 0 21.7 15 6 3 4 23 2.49 1.9
Team Totals 31.1 99 63 .611 597 162 48 1466.0 1390 549 85 346 1053 3.37 106.7
Rank among 12 HL teams 3 3 1 3 2 3 1 1 3 6 1  
* - throws left-handed, blank - throws right-handed
Team Fielding Stats     Help
Last 2 columns are Fielding Percentage and Range Factor (expect Catcher where last column is Runners Thrown Out Percentage)
Numbers in headings are league average values.
Catchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .989 28.2
S.Hackett 866.0 97 97 638 56 8 0 .989 25.9
T.Northcliffe 487.0 53 61 370 21 6 0 .985 23.7
A.Whitham 113.0 12 14 75 9 1 0 .988 42.9
Team Total 1466.0 162 172 1083 86 15 0 .987 26.4
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 9.97
S.Quiroga 1064.0 117 120 1020 84 16 83 .986 9.34
A.Honig 276.0 31 32 244 18 1 23 .996 8.54
T.Northcliffe 101.0 12 12 92 3 0 5 1.000 8.47
A.Whitham 20.0 2 4 26 0 0 0 1.000 11.70
S.Hackett 4.0 0 1 3 0 0 1 1.000 6.75
J.Caison 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 170 1385 106 17 112 .989 9.15
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .976 4.92
R.Maitland 1219.3 136 144 229 345 27 72 .955 4.24
C.Zazueta 207.0 26 27 46 64 2 16 .982 4.78
J.Caison 23.7 0 6 7 9 0 3 1.000 6.09
R.Henrich 12.0 0 5 3 6 0 0 1.000 6.75
J.Richins 4.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 184 285 424 29 91 .961 4.35
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .953 2.58
R.Mulvihill 1225.0 144 144 97 228 19 17 .945 2.39
A.Honig 214.0 18 38 16 53 1 4 .986 2.90
R.Henrich 15.3 0 9 4 3 0 1 1.000 4.11
R.Maitland 6.0 0 3 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
C.Zazueta 2.7 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.38
D.Sicurella 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
W.Yoswick 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 197 118 285 20 22 .953 2.47
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .965 4.39
W.Yoswick 1233.0 140 145 164 401 17 67 .971 4.12
R.Henrich 205.7 22 34 25 63 3 12 .967 3.85
C.Zazueta 19.3 0 7 1 7 1 0 .889 3.72
J.Labombard 7.0 0 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.57
R.Mulvihill 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 189 191 473 21 79 .969 4.08
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .975 2.01
J.Labombard 1174.0 134 137 307 4 3 0 .990 2.38
A.Honig 115.0 13 14 23 0 0 0 1.000 1.80
J.Vandervort 58.0 7 7 12 0 0 0 1.000 1.86
W.Brownfield 56.0 4 14 19 0 0 0 1.000 3.05
R.Maitland 27.0 3 4 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
S.Quiroga 24.0 1 4 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.88
D.Sicurella 11.0 0 4 3 0 1 0 .750 2.45
E.McCracken 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 185 374 5 4 0 .990 2.33
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .981 2.72
W.Brownfield 1239.3 139 141 426 8 10 1 .977 3.15
D.Sicurella 211.7 23 27 76 0 1 0 .987 3.23
A.Honig 8.0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
S.Quiroga 4.0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
R.Henrich 2.0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
J.Caison 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 173 508 8 11 1 .979 3.17
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .977 2.16
E.McCracken 956.3 116 119 252 4 7 1 .973 2.41
J.Caison 266.7 25 43 57 1 0 0 1.000 1.96
A.Honig 211.0 20 36 51 0 1 0 .981 2.18
J.Labombard 29.0 1 9 8 0 0 0 1.000 2.48
D.Sicurella 3.0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1466.0 162 208 371 5 8 1 .979 2.31
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .960 1.88
J.Brockway 224.0 32 32 13 29 2 2 .955 1.69
M.Hickox 206.3 36 36 12 14 1 2 .963 1.13
M.Cromwell 205.7 34 34 9 22 2 0 .939 1.36
K.Derrickson 196.0 32 32 16 27 2 3 .956 1.97
B.Knaak 144.3 25 25 10 39 0 2 1.000 3.06
D.Ferlazzo 114.0 0 108 5 15 0 0 1.000 1.58
J.Pickrell 91.7 0 69 5 15 1 2 .952 1.96
H.Merchant 74.7 0 68 1 5 0 0 1.000 0.72
S.Devries 73.3 0 77 4 17 1 2 .955 2.58
E.Rhoads 68.7 0 76 3 9 0 0 1.000 1.57
J.Eaton 45.7 0 37 7 6 0 0 1.000 2.56
A.Laureano 21.7 3 3 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.25
Team Total 1466.0 162 597 86 200 9 13 .969 1.76
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Brownfield .376
On-Base Pct Brownfield .437
Slugging Pct Labombard .563
OPS Brownfield .925
XR Brownfield 111.6
Games Brownfield 158
At-Bats Brownfield 604
Runs Brownfield 113
Hits Brownfield 227
Total Bases Labombard 331
Singles Brownfield 186
Doubles Labombard 44
Triples McCracken 17
Homeruns Labombard 30
RBIs Labombard 131
Stolen Bases Quiroga 37
Caught Stealing Yoswick 10
Walks McCracken 65
Strikeouts Labombard 162
ERA Brockway 2.49
Wins Brockway 18
Losses Derrickson 11
Winning Pct Brockway .818
Saves Merchant 38
Games Pitched Ferlazzo 108
Games Started Hickox 36
Complete Games Brockway 5
Shutouts Brockway 2
Innings Pitched Brockway 224.0
Hits Allowed Derrickson 213
Homeruns Allowed Cromwell 22
Strikeouts Hickox 178
Walks Allowed Derrickson 71
Walks per 9IP Brockway 1.2
Hits per 9IP Hickox 7.2
Strikeouts per 9IP Hickox 7.8
WHiP Brockway 1.04
OAVG Hickox .215
OOBP Brockway .271
OSLG Hickox .292
OOPS Hickox .565
Team All-Stars
Joseph Brockway
William Brownfield
Shane Hackett
James Labombard
Robert Maitland
Harold Merchant
Player Salaries
William Brownfield $ 8,000,000
Kenneth Derrickson $ 8,000,000
Reginald Henrich $ 4,750,000
Billy Knaak $ 4,000,000
Harold Merchant $ 4,000,000
Shawn Quiroga $ 3,750,000
Dominic Ferlazzo $ 3,664,286
Shane Hackett $ 3,300,000
Marcus Hickox $ 3,250,000
Edwin McCracken $ 2,928,572
Eric Rhoads $ 2,250,000
Maurice Cromwell $ 2,031,429
James Labombard $ 1,835,714
Daniel Sicurella $ 1,378,571
Steven Devries $ 1,250,000
Jasper Eaton $ 811,429
John Caison $ 300,000
Alan Honig $ 300,000
Joseph Brockway $ 300,000
Robert Maitland $ 300,000
Charles Zazueta $ 300,000
Ronald Mulvihill $ 300,000
Tony Northcliffe $ 300,000
Jonathan Pickrell $ 300,000
John Richins $ 300,000
Jim Vandervort $ 300,000
Andrew Whitham $ 300,000
William Yoswick $ 300,000
Arturo Laureano $ 300,000
 
Player Transactions
Date Action Losing To Getting
8/11 Released Robert Griffing    
8/11 Released John Castelli    
8/11 Released Marques Cata    
8/11 Released James Stripling