1945 Hood River Herons
Record: 90-72
Finish: 1st in HL Larch Division Division
Runs Scored: 846
Runs Allowed: 780
Exp W-L: 87-75
 
Ballpark: Ornithology Field
Attendance: 3,149,968
Manager: Jim Froelich

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 80-58, 10th in the Hound League
AA: 77-61, 17th in the Hound League
A: 77-61, 18th in the Hound League
 
 
Postseason Results:
Won Kennel Cup 4-2 over Oakton Axemen
Won HL League Championship Serie 4-2 over Kingsbury Claw
Won First Round 3-0 over St. Bernard Swampdogs
 
Team Index    Starters: Position Players    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
2B  Arthur Gayle 30 151 560 114 160 37 6 7 56 9 7 93 61 .286 .389 .411 .800 90.3 14.7 9.4
3B #Lou Lymon 25 156 536 92 143 18 7 11 85 21 7 100 108 .267 .381 .388 .769 87.0 15.8 3.6
RF *James Bergin 32 153 581 80 163 22 9 17 70 10 5 38 106 .281 .331 .437 .768 85.3 11.9 3.2
C *Charles Metcalfe 28 150 526 101 168 43 1 38 124 0 0 85 88 .319 .415 .622 1.036 123.7 28.5 6.9
1B  Joseph Woodrow 32 155 563 71 139 21 8 13 77 0 3 50 112 .247 .314 .382 .695 63.6 7.1 0.6
LF  Mark Lai 28 149 538 81 139 31 3 18 82 5 2 39 116 .258 .314 .428 .742 68.7 9.7 3.0
CF #David Brack 28 138 462 90 143 18 5 13 68 8 6 56 58 .310 .394 .455 .848 76.1 15.4 3.0
SS  Kenneth Kohr 31 141 464 74 121 23 9 16 74 8 9 44 94 .261 .327 .453 .779 66.9 11.4 7.1
CF #Darrell Forde 31 100 221 32 60 19 3 6 35 3 4 8 38 .271 .302 .466 .768 28.9 6.3 1.2
SS *Kyle Danna 38 75 162 26 41 8 2 5 24 1 0 14 40 .253 .311 .420 .730 21.2 4.7 1.8
2B #Christopher Coakley 27 113 159 17 46 9 1 0 29 4 0 14 23 .289 .345 .358 .703 19.6 3.6 1.5
RF *Darryl Kahl 27 96 150 17 39 4 4 5 18 0 0 4 25 .260 .277 .440 .717 16.9 0.6 0.6
C  Will Flower 30 41 108 9 18 6 0 1 9 0 0 11 28 .167 .246 .250 .496 7.0 0.0 1.3
1B  Jamal Marquardt 26 76 105 8 27 4 1 3 14 0 0 10 26 .257 .325 .400 .725 12.8 1.5 0.1
SS  Michael Bufford 28 57 97 13 23 4 0 2 10 0 0 12 24 .237 .321 .340 .661 10.8 0.8 1.3
P *George Neel 26 34 73 4 5 3 0 0 3 0 0 2 34 .068 .092 .110 .202 -1.9 0.0 0.0
LF *Bradley Lofton 33 24 62 8 17 2 0 3 14 0 0 14 15 .274 .418 .452 .869 13.0 3.1 0.2
P *Willie Mattoon 28 33 65 6 13 4 2 0 4 3 1 6 21 .200 .264 .323 .587 5.6 0.0 0.0
P  Christopher Joyce 33 33 63 4 16 3 0 0 6 0 0 1 15 .254 .266 .302 .567 4.2 0.3 0.0
P  Rhett Eason 28 31 46 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 18 .043 .100 .043 .143 -2.4 0.0 0.0
P  Gerald Markland 25 23 44 1 6 1 0 1 4 0 0 2 15 .136 .174 .227 .401 1.5 0.0 0.0
P *Kevin Halpin 27 14 26 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 12 .038 .038 .077 .115 -1.9 0.0 0.0
RF *Herbert Forman 37 16 21 6 6 0 0 1 3 1 0 3 3 .286 .375 .429 .804 3.4 0.7 0.1
1B *David Loaiza 34 9 17 2 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 2 6 .235 .300 .412 .712 2.6 0.0 0.0
SS *Christopher Sosa 33 4 13 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 5 .154 .313 .154 .466 1.0 0.0 0.1
LF  Larry Wetherell 35 16 16 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 .188 .188 .250 .438 0.5 0.0 0.0
P  Robin Condon 24 73 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .067 .000 .067 -1.0 0.0 0.0
P  Daryl Xavier 31 49 11 1 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 .182 .182 .273 .455 0.4 0.0 0.0
P #John Searles 32 31 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P  Stanley Appell 26 66 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P #Michael Auer 30 81 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P  Nathan Hurdle 31 40 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P *Chad Brannon 29 89 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 29.8 2417 5718 863 1507 284 62 160 818 73 44 615 1107 .264 .338 .419 .757 802.4 136.0 44.9
  Rank among 12 HL teams 3 3 5 11 4 8 3 9 10 3 8 5 4 6 5 4  
* - 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
*George Neel 26 12 9 .571 34 34 0 217.3 231 114 33 62 137 4.72 8.0
*Willie Mattoon 28 15 9 .625 30 30 0 195.3 193 92 6 95 140 4.24 11.1
 Christopher Joyce 33 14 5 .737 33 33 0 190.3 172 78 14 64 198 3.69 14.0
 Rhett Eason 28 7 15 .318 31 29 0 155.3 183 103 23 69 136 5.97 0.1
 Gerald Markland 25 8 6 .571 23 23 0 135.7 137 68 16 47 97 4.51 6.6
 Robin Condon 24 3 0 1.000 73 0 2 88.7 91 28 5 27 50 2.84 7.9
*Chad Brannon 29 2 8 .200 89 0 0 87.0 67 42 13 40 93 4.34 5.6
 Michael Auer 30 5 2 .714 75 0 42 77.0 38 12 5 15 76 1.40 19.9
*Kevin Halpin 27 5 6 .455 13 13 0 76.3 89 41 13 13 46 4.83 2.3
 Stanley Appell 26 3 2 .600 66 0 0 74.0 68 30 5 43 28 3.65 4.8
 Daryl Xavier 31 10 3 .769 49 0 1 60.3 66 36 6 35 32 5.37 3.1
 John Searles 32 2 2 .500 31 0 1 45.7 39 15 4 18 44 2.96 3.8
 Nathan Hurdle 31 3 2 .600 40 0 1 37.7 54 25 3 13 17 5.97 0.7
 Herbert Swiger 30 0 0 .000 13 0 0 13.0 22 14 1 4 7 9.69 0.0
*Mike Wittman 21 0 1 .000 7 0 0 6.0 10 4 1 4 4 6.00 0.0
*Harland McNatt 23 0 0 .000 5 0 0 3.3 4 1 0 1 2 2.70 0.3
*Jarod Rogge 30 1 0 1.000 2 0 0 3.0 3 0 0 1 3 0.00 0.6
 Daniel Gatling 29 0 0 .000 2 0 0 1.3 2 0 0 0 1 0.00 0.2
 Darrell Forde 31 0 1 .000 1 0 0 0.3 1 2 0 3 0 54.55 0.0
Team Totals 28.1 90 71 .559 617 162 47 1467.6 1470 705 148 554 1111 4.32 89.0
Rank among 12 HL teams 2 2 3 2 8 6 3 3 6 5 4  
* - 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 .992 30.3
C.Metcalfe 1221.0 133 144 954 68 8 4 .992 38.8
W.Flower 244.7 29 31 184 9 0 1 1.000 29.4
Team Total 1465.7 162 175 1138 77 8 5 .993 37.4
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 9.69
J.Woodrow 1266.0 144 151 1331 100 9 128 .994 10.17
J.Marquardt 167.0 14 34 179 13 0 19 1.000 10.35
D.Loaiza 30.7 4 5 37 1 0 4 1.000 11.15
D.Forde 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1465.7 162 191 1548 114 9 152 .995 10.21
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .982 4.94
A.Gayle 1283.7 142 148 290 498 11 108 .986 5.52
C.Coakley 182.0 20 24 53 68 2 17 .984 5.98
Team Total 1465.7 162 172 343 566 13 125 .986 5.58
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .948 2.55
L.Lymon 1339.0 150 153 80 334 27 33 .939 2.78
K.Danna 121.7 11 19 6 23 1 3 .967 2.15
C.Sosa 27.0 3 3 1 6 0 0 1.000 2.33
Team Total 1487.7 164 175 87 363 28 36 .941 2.72
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .971 4.37
K.Kohr 1167.0 138 141 157 428 16 74 .973 4.51
K.Danna 277.7 30 42 40 93 5 23 .964 4.31
M.Bufford 227.9 39 47 39 73 3 15 .974 4.42
C.Sosa 9.0 1 1 1 3 1 1 .800 4.00
B.Lofton 6.7 0 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.70
C.Coakley 3.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
D.Kahl 2.0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1693.2 208 235 238 598 26 113 .970 4.44
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .983 2.13
M.Lai 1169.3 129 144 247 11 3 1 .989 1.99
B.Lofton 150.0 19 19 19 0 1 0 .950 1.14
D.Kahl 117.7 11 21 23 1 1 0 .960 1.84
L.Wetherell 16.0 2 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.56
H.Forman 11.0 1 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.64
K.Danna 5.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.80
J.Bergin 1.7 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1470.7 162 192 293 12 5 1 .984 1.87
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .989 2.77
D.Brack 1029.7 109 135 254 2 0 0 1.000 2.24
D.Forde 406.0 51 56 105 2 3 0 .973 2.37
M.Lai 15.0 2 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
L.Wetherell 7.0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.57
H.Forman 4.0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
D.Kahl 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
W.Flower 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1465.7 162 200 367 4 3 0 .992 2.28
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .984 2.15
J.Bergin 1283.3 146 151 278 10 6 2 .980 2.02
D.Kahl 145.3 14 30 30 0 1 0 .968 1.86
H.Forman 25.0 2 4 6 0 1 0 .857 2.16
D.Forde 8.0 0 4 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
W.Flower 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
M.Auer 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1465.7 162 191 316 10 8 2 .976 2.00
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .958 1.80
G.Neel 217.3 34 34 14 43 3 4 .950 2.36
W.Mattoon 195.3 30 30 7 42 1 4 .980 2.26
C.Joyce 190.3 33 33 17 32 1 4 .980 2.32
R.Eason 155.3 29 31 11 28 1 3 .975 2.26
G.Markland 135.7 23 23 9 13 1 0 .957 1.46
R.Condon 88.7 0 73 13 16 0 3 1.000 2.94
C.Brannon 87.0 0 89 4 8 1 1 .923 1.24
M.Auer 77.0 0 75 2 6 1 0 .889 0.94
K.Halpin 76.3 13 13 5 15 3 1 .870 2.36
S.Appell 74.0 0 66 6 10 4 2 .800 1.95
D.Xavier 60.3 0 49 4 6 0 1 1.000 1.49
J.Searles 45.7 0 31 3 7 1 1 .909 1.97
N.Hurdle 37.7 0 40 2 4 1 2 .857 1.43
H.Swiger 13.0 0 13 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.38
M.Wittman 6.0 0 7 1 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
H.McNatt 3.3 0 5 0 2 0 0 1.000 5.41
J.Rogge 3.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
D.Gatling 1.3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1467.3 162 616 99 234 18 26 .949 2.04
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Metcalfe .319
On-Base Pct Metcalfe .415
Slugging Pct Metcalfe .622
OPS Metcalfe 1.036
XR Metcalfe 123.7
Games Lymon 156
At-Bats Bergin 581
Runs Gayle 114
Hits Metcalfe 168
Total Bases Metcalfe 327
Singles Bergin 115
Doubles Metcalfe 43
Triples Bergin, Kohr 9
Homeruns Metcalfe 38
RBIs Metcalfe 124
Stolen Bases Lymon 21
Caught Stealing Kohr 9
Walks Lymon 100
Strikeouts Lai 116
ERA Joyce 3.69
Wins Mattoon 15
Losses Eason 15
Winning Pct Joyce .737
Saves Auer 42
Games Pitched Brannon 89
Games Started Neel 34
Complete Games Mattoon 3
Shutouts Mattoon, Neel 1
Innings Pitched Neel 217.3
Hits Allowed Neel 231
Homeruns Allowed Neel 33
Strikeouts Joyce 198
Walks Allowed Mattoon 95
Walks per 9IP Neel 2.6
Hits per 9IP Joyce 8.1
Strikeouts per 9IP Joyce 9.4
WHiP Joyce 1.24
OAVG Joyce .240
OOBP Joyce .308
OSLG Mattoon .355
OOPS Joyce .674
Team All-Stars
No players selected to All-Star Team
Player Salaries
Charles Metcalfe $ 10,710,000
George Neel $ 5,307,000
David Brack $ 5,030,000
Kevin Halpin $ 4,370,000
Arthur Gayle $ 3,710,000
Christopher Joyce $ 3,672,000
Michael Auer $ 2,735,000
Chad Brannon $ 2,400,000
James Bergin $ 2,094,000
Kenneth Kohr $ 2,075,000
Nathan Hurdle $ 1,425,000
Joseph Woodrow $ 1,310,000
Rhett Eason $ 985,000
Willie Mattoon $ 927,500
Lou Lymon $ 915,357
Daryl Xavier $ 870,000
Herbert Swiger $ 870,000
Darryl Kahl $ 765,000
Art Newhouse $ 660,000
Bradley Lofton $ 632,900
Robin Condon $ 560,000
Gerald Markland $ 532,857
Stanley Appell $ 300,000
Jarod Rogge $ 300,000
Christopher Coakley $ 300,000
Mike Wittman $ 300,000
Kyle Danna $ 300,000
Will Flower $ 300,000
Daniel Gatling $ 300,000
Jamal Marquardt $ 300,000
Harland McNatt $ 300,000
Mark Lai $ 300,000
Darrell Forde $ 300,000
 
Player Trades
Date Player To For
6/30 Michael Bufford Murray Creek Nathan Hurdle
John Burdett
7/30 William Vanhouten
Sam Clegg
John Burdett
Point Breeze Kevin Halpin