1961 Denton Steelheads
Record: 95-67
Finish: 1st in SP Elm Division Division
Runs Scored: 789
Runs Allowed: 719
Exp W-L: 88-74
 
Ballpark: Oceanfront Park
Attendance: 3,281,079
Manager: Jeff Goebel

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 78-61, 4th in the Spaniel League
AA: 73-66, 4th in the Spaniel League
A: 82-57, 2nd in the Spaniel League
 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost SP League Championship Serie 3-4 to Oakton Axemen
Won First Round 3-0 over Redsand Desperados
 
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 *Russell Vanderford 35 155 564 107 195 13 2 8 75 47 9 58 33 .346 .406 .418 .825 102.5 23.3 4.5
3B #Thomas McKinney 23 150 569 58 177 29 0 14 104 0 0 37 90 .311 .355 .436 .791 85.2 16.9 3.0
LF *Joseph Heroux 26 151 511 84 118 27 3 24 82 34 6 34 64 .231 .277 .436 .713 65.5 8.5 3.6
2B  Willy Ducharme 36 148 466 84 147 29 5 6 59 51 25 65 47 .315 .404 .438 .842 80.1 16.6 5.1
2B  Brooks Rexford 26 142 500 67 141 23 7 10 60 29 10 31 42 .282 .327 .416 .743 67.1 11.8 4.6
SS  Brian Prater 28 148 461 45 135 43 2 6 60 7 3 36 66 .293 .342 .434 .776 64.2 12.2 4.3
1B #Bo Marcoux 34 140 428 61 121 22 1 10 56 2 0 67 109 .283 .382 .409 .790 69.0 13.9 5.9
2B  Joel Dulac 32 136 401 56 104 29 3 8 63 23 12 27 101 .259 .306 .406 .712 49.3 7.4 3.4
RF *Alexander Lasch 30 94 320 47 93 12 4 5 43 7 1 36 23 .291 .358 .400 .758 47.3 8.4 2.5
C  Steven Bowles 32 113 238 42 74 29 0 5 43 7 3 22 15 .311 .371 .496 .867 39.8 8.7 2.3
SS #Lucius Blade 32 74 239 26 56 10 2 2 20 0 2 16 20 .234 .288 .318 .606 17.6 0.1 2.2
RF #Bart Threatt 30 61 145 25 45 9 7 1 17 18 3 6 37 .310 .336 .490 .825 24.2 5.4 1.1
2B  Raymond Spontini 25 62 139 18 27 10 0 2 14 12 5 2 31 .194 .210 .309 .519 8.9 0.0 1.3
RF *Richard Connell 23 30 108 15 29 4 1 1 17 3 0 13 39 .269 .368 .352 .720 14.6 2.7 0.8
1B *Corey Thompson 25 32 86 13 23 4 0 2 9 0 1 4 18 .267 .293 .384 .677 9.3 0.9 0.6
P  Michael Ellender 32 33 62 4 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 3 28 .081 .121 .097 .218 -1.6 0.0 0.0
C #Leon Fermoso 21 41 64 6 16 2 1 1 6 2 1 1 14 .250 .262 .359 .621 5.9 0.5 0.7
P *Monroe Stockdale 26 33 63 1 4 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 28 .063 .078 .095 .173 -3.0 0.0 0.0
P  Ronald Roe 26 30 59 6 6 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 20 .102 .159 .102 .260 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P  Jim Raeburn 26 30 58 3 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 32 .052 .052 .086 .138 -4.0 0.0 0.0
CF  John Lear 25 52 51 13 6 2 0 0 4 9 2 4 16 .118 .182 .157 .339 0.5 0.0 0.4
P *Benjamin Caywood 33 27 48 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 17 .083 .120 .083 .203 -1.3 0.0 0.0
LF  Abdullah Cem 31 16 29 4 7 1 0 1 3 3 1 5 4 .241 .353 .379 .732 4.6 0.9 0.2
CF  Maels Serrano 26 5 17 1 6 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 5 .353 .389 .529 .918 3.1 0.6 0.1
P  Luis Erler 26 7 12 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 .083 .083 .167 .250 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P  Christopher Schwartz 28 79 10 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.3 0.0 0.0
P  James Ambrosino 33 44 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P  Nikolai Gogol 33 74 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000 .167 .000 .167 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P *John Rider 32 104 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .250 .400 .250 .650 0.6 0.2 0.0
P *Christopher Hames 34 82 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P #Larry Gendreau 27 59 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P #Harry House 24 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P *Eugene Cordoba 31 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 28.8 2365 5676 789 1546 304 38 107 750 255 84 477 921 .272 .330 .396 .726 746.9 139.1 46.5
  Rank among 12 SP teams 4 3 5 3 6 10 3 1 11 4 1 5 2 7 6 3  
* - 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
 Michael Ellender 32 12 5 .706 33 33 0 195.3 174 84 26 43 169 3.87 11.9
*Monroe Stockdale 26 12 15 .444 33 33 0 191.3 190 95 21 48 157 4.47 7.4
 Ronald Roe 26 13 10 .565 30 29 0 177.0 186 81 13 49 90 4.12 9.7
 Jim Raeburn 26 9 8 .529 30 30 0 168.0 185 96 27 26 153 5.14 3.3
*Benjamin Caywood 33 9 9 .500 27 27 0 159.0 153 59 8 20 128 3.34 11.4
*John Rider 32 13 2 .867 104 0 1 122.3 115 33 1 12 92 2.43 17.4
 Christopher Schwartz 28 7 4 .636 79 0 36 91.0 77 29 6 21 62 2.87 19.2
*Christopher Hames 34 6 2 .750 82 0 1 84.3 89 52 17 41 63 5.55 2.2
 Nikolai Gogol 33 7 4 .636 74 1 2 82.7 81 35 7 39 64 3.81 6.1
 Larry Gendreau 27 3 4 .429 59 0 3 71.0 74 26 5 24 38 3.30 5.3
 James Ambrosino 33 1 3 .250 44 1 2 51.3 81 37 11 15 32 6.49 0.0
 Luis Erler 26 2 1 .667 7 7 0 33.7 30 12 0 21 16 3.21 2.6
 Eugene Cordoba 31 1 0 1.000 12 0 0 11.7 7 2 0 2 9 1.54 1.9
 Harry House 24 0 0 .000 1 1 0 7.0 3 1 1 1 4 1.29 0.9
 Tony Kring 32 0 0 .000 3 0 0 5.0 9 8 1 4 1 14.40 0.0
 Arthur Worthy 30 0 0 .000 3 0 0 3.3 6 6 2 2 2 16.17 0.0
Team Totals 29.6 95 67 .586 621 162 45 1454.0 1460 656 146 368 1080 4.06 99.3
Rank among 12 SP teams 1 1 2 1 5 7 10 7 1 4 7  
* - 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 .987 26.4
B.Marcoux 928.7 105 107 711 45 6 1 .992 25.6
S.Bowles 432.3 47 55 305 19 4 0 .988 28.0
L.Fermoso 93.0 10 17 80 5 0 0 1.000 28.6
Team Total 1454.0 162 179 1096 69 10 1 .991 26.5
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 9.90
T.McKinney 1104.7 127 128 1150 67 8 94 .993 9.92
J.Heroux 150.0 16 27 160 8 2 19 .988 10.08
B.Marcoux 85.0 8 15 94 4 0 4 1.000 10.38
C.Thompson 73.3 8 14 75 2 1 7 .987 9.45
B.Prater 36.0 3 7 33 2 0 4 1.000 8.75
L.Blade 5.0 0 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 7.20
Team Total 1454.0 162 193 1516 83 11 128 .993 9.90
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 4.92
J.Dulac 745.0 83 96 123 261 11 51 .972 4.64
R.Spontini 302.3 37 40 63 102 1 23 .994 4.91
B.Rexford 294.3 34 38 61 83 6 23 .960 4.40
W.Ducharme 51.3 4 9 7 15 1 3 .957 3.86
B.Prater 44.0 4 10 12 23 2 2 .946 7.16
L.Blade 17.0 0 7 6 4 1 3 .909 5.29
Team Total 1454.0 162 200 272 488 22 105 .972 4.70
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .953 2.64
W.Ducharme 962.0 105 120 67 236 5 22 .984 2.83
B.Rexford 164.0 19 20 8 29 0 1 1.000 2.03
T.McKinney 148.0 17 18 10 31 3 1 .932 2.49
L.Blade 95.0 12 12 13 26 0 0 1.000 3.69
C.Thompson 85.0 9 11 7 16 0 3 1.000 2.44
Team Total 1454.0 162 181 105 338 8 27 .982 2.74
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .965 4.30
B.Prater 967.0 106 115 124 301 24 56 .947 3.96
B.Rexford 211.0 25 28 26 79 5 21 .955 4.48
J.Dulac 154.0 17 19 18 42 4 7 .938 3.51
L.Blade 121.0 14 16 16 36 1 5 .981 3.87
T.McKinney 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1454.0 162 179 184 458 34 89 .950 3.97
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .968 2.02
R.Vanderford 704.7 76 84 183 7 7 1 .964 2.43
J.Heroux 477.3 54 55 100 2 1 0 .990 1.92
R.Connell 235.0 29 29 61 0 0 0 1.000 2.34
C.Thompson 18.0 2 2 4 0 0 0 1.000 2.00
A.Cem 14.0 1 5 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.93
M.Serrano 4.0 0 2 1 0 1 0 .500 2.25
B.Prater 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1454.0 162 178 352 9 9 1 .976 2.23
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .987 2.66
J.Heroux 454.7 52 53 129 2 0 1 1.000 2.59
B.Rexford 412.3 47 50 126 1 1 1 .992 2.77
R.Vanderford 271.3 30 34 83 1 0 0 1.000 2.79
B.Threatt 175.7 18 26 56 1 0 0 1.000 2.92
J.Lear 68.0 7 12 17 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
M.Serrano 36.0 5 5 10 0 1 0 .909 2.50
L.Blade 21.0 2 4 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.14
A.Cem 14.0 1 5 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.64
J.Dulac 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1454.0 162 190 427 5 2 2 .995 2.67
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 2.17
A.Lasch 734.3 80 89 175 3 0 0 1.000 2.18
L.Blade 269.0 32 34 59 1 1 1 .984 2.01
R.Vanderford 190.7 22 24 52 1 0 0 1.000 2.50
B.Threatt 124.0 14 19 19 0 0 0 1.000 1.38
J.Lear 49.0 5 15 13 1 0 0 1.000 2.57
J.Heroux 49.0 4 10 6 0 0 0 1.000 1.10
A.Cem 36.0 5 5 9 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
S.Bowles 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1454.0 162 197 333 6 1 1 .997 2.10
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .963 1.77
M.Ellender 195.3 33 33 8 30 1 2 .974 1.75
M.Stockdale 191.3 33 33 9 26 0 2 1.000 1.65
R.Roe 177.0 29 30 10 30 0 1 1.000 2.03
J.Raeburn 168.0 30 30 4 25 1 0 .967 1.55
B.Caywood 159.0 27 27 9 33 1 3 .977 2.38
J.Rider 122.3 0 104 6 26 0 3 1.000 2.35
C.Schwartz 91.0 0 79 8 16 1 2 .960 2.37
C.Hames 84.3 0 82 3 14 1 0 .944 1.81
N.Gogol 82.7 1 74 7 12 0 0 1.000 2.07
L.Gendreau 71.0 0 59 2 10 1 0 .923 1.52
J.Ambrosino 51.3 1 44 1 4 0 0 1.000 0.88
L.Erler 33.7 7 7 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.53
E.Cordoba 11.7 0 12 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.77
H.House 7.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.29
T.Kring 5.0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.80
A.Worthy 3.3 0 3 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1454.0 162 621 69 229 6 13 .980 1.84
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Vanderford .346
On-Base Pct Vanderford .406
Slugging Pct Ducharme .438
OPS Ducharme .842
XR Vanderford 102.5
Games Vanderford 155
At-Bats McKinney 569
Runs Vanderford 107
Hits Vanderford 195
Total Bases McKinney 248
Singles Vanderford 172
Doubles Prater 43
Triples Rexford, Threatt 7
Homeruns Heroux 24
RBIs McKinney 104
Stolen Bases Ducharme 51
Caught Stealing Ducharme 25
Walks Marcoux 67
Strikeouts Marcoux 109
ERA Ellender 3.87
Wins Rider, Roe 13
Losses Stockdale 15
Winning Pct Ellender .706
Saves Schwartz 36
Games Pitched Rider 104
Games Started Ellender, Stockdale 33
Complete Games Stockdale 2
Shutouts Stockdale 2
Innings Pitched Ellender 195.3
Hits Allowed Stockdale 190
Homeruns Allowed Raeburn 27
Strikeouts Ellender 169
Walks Allowed Roe 49
Walks per 9IP Raeburn 1.4
Hits per 9IP Ellender 8.0
Strikeouts per 9IP Raeburn 8.2
WHiP Ellender 1.11
OAVG Ellender .238
OOBP Ellender .286
OSLG Roe .374
OOPS Ellender .682
Team All-Stars
Thomas McKinney
Christopher Schwartz
Russell Vanderford
Player Salaries
Russell Vanderford $ 12,000,000
Benjamin Caywood $ 11,500,000
Bo Marcoux $ 9,000,000
Alexander Lasch $ 8,000,000
Michael Ellender $ 7,000,000
Joel Dulac $ 7,000,000
Christopher Hames $ 3,800,000
John Rider $ 3,000,000
Jim Raeburn $ 2,657,143
Christopher Schwartz $ 2,292,857
Brian Prater $ 2,225,000
Brooks Rexford $ 1,700,000
Willy Ducharme $ 1,400,000
James Ambrosino $ 1,300,000
Matthew Brazeal $ 1,234,286
Larry Gendreau $ 1,150,000
Steven Bowles $ 978,571
Bart Threatt $ 900,000
Abdullah Cem $ 810,000
Curtis Pecorella $ 350,000
Rodney Beikirch $ 350,000
Jame Kmet $ 310,000
Michael Caalsen $ 310,000
Oscar Montes $ 310,000
Carmine Verdin $ 305,000
Eugene Cordoba $ 300,000
Richard Connell $ 300,000
Luis Erler $ 300,000
Leon Fermoso $ 300,000
Nikolai Gogol $ 300,000
Joseph Heroux $ 300,000
Tony Kring $ 300,000
John Lear $ 300,000
Thomas McKinney $ 300,000
Ronald Roe $ 300,000
Maels Serrano $ 300,000
Raymond Spontini $ 300,000
Monroe Stockdale $ 300,000
Corey Thompson $ 300,000
Harry House $ 300,000
 
Player Transactions
Date Action Losing To Getting
4/1 Released Andrew Winebrenner    
4/21 Signed     Bart Threatt
4/21 Signed     Stephen Maurer
5/1 Signed     Nikolai Gogol
5/1 Signed     Eugene Cordoba
6/1 Released Arthur Worthy    
10/13 Waived Daniel James Seneca Point  
10/20 Waived Lucius Blade Ritchford