1949 Hood River Herons
Record: 89-73
Finish: 2nd in HL Larch Division Division
Runs Scored: 767
Runs Allowed: 670
Exp W-L: 91-71
 
Ballpark: Ornithology Field
Attendance: 3,521,086
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
 
 
 
 
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
LF  Nathan Lacey 32 158 621 79 167 28 9 15 60 21 9 51 100 .269 .328 .415 .744 87.2 14.0 4.3
3B #Lou Lymon 29 156 567 90 167 18 8 14 77 20 9 79 37 .295 .378 .429 .806 93.8 15.7 3.2
2B  Arthur Gayle 34 157 581 97 177 28 6 9 60 1 4 61 35 .305 .370 .420 .790 86.7 17.1 9.0
1B  David Seibold 33 156 577 81 167 20 8 13 82 1 1 39 71 .289 .333 .419 .752 75.8 11.2 0.4
C *Charles Metcalfe 32 140 479 94 162 46 0 31 90 1 1 63 80 .338 .421 .628 1.049 111.3 26.7 6.3
SS  Christopher Flythe 33 139 456 44 100 25 2 15 69 0 0 19 110 .219 .249 .382 .631 42.8 3.9 8.8
RF *James Bergin 36 151 441 68 131 18 8 15 80 13 2 33 95 .297 .350 .476 .826 72.8 14.8 2.8
CF  Doyle Speece 31 106 370 66 84 22 3 16 50 11 5 66 96 .227 .345 .432 .778 59.6 9.8 3.4
RF  Ronald Hempel 33 120 249 21 51 9 1 7 30 0 0 22 71 .205 .270 .333 .603 22.2 0.9 1.2
CF  William Soderlund 30 79 217 26 55 14 3 6 33 0 1 10 54 .253 .290 .429 .719 25.8 4.7 2.2
C  Scott Lundgren 30 97 210 23 64 20 0 0 29 0 1 12 48 .305 .351 .400 .751 26.2 5.1 1.9
2B #Christopher Rosario 29 74 147 15 32 3 0 5 16 0 0 10 28 .218 .269 .340 .609 12.8 0.4 2.3
2B  Bill Segrest 34 54 103 9 17 5 3 1 8 0 0 8 28 .165 .232 .301 .533 6.9 0.0 1.4
RF #Ronald Eaddy 27 54 90 8 22 5 0 0 5 0 0 6 20 .244 .299 .300 .599 8.2 0.0 0.7
P *Donald Gilham 35 34 80 4 23 2 0 0 12 0 0 1 30 .288 .296 .313 .609 7.1 1.1 0.0
P *Kevin Halpin 31 29 71 5 13 4 2 0 5 0 0 3 27 .183 .216 .296 .512 3.8 0.0 0.0
P *Harland McNatt 27 32 58 4 5 1 0 0 4 0 0 4 26 .086 .141 .103 .244 -0.6 0.0 0.0
P  Michael Hutchens 28 34 61 4 11 3 0 0 6 0 0 1 26 .180 .190 .230 .420 2.4 0.0 0.0
1B *Justin Handy 28 32 42 4 12 2 0 0 7 1 1 3 8 .286 .333 .333 .667 4.2 1.0 0.0
P  James Jeske 33 13 28 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 18 .107 .107 .179 .286 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P  Rhett Eason 32 15 22 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 .136 .174 .136 .310 0.2 0.0 0.0
2B  Homer Abeyta 38 8 20 4 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 .250 .286 .250 .536 1.3 0.0 0.3
P *George Neel 30 5 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.9 0.0 0.0
P *Juan Bice 26 86 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 .167 .167 .167 .333 0.1 0.0 0.0
P  Robin Condon 28 52 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P *Chad Brannon 33 71 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .200 .400 .600 0.4 0.0 0.0
P *Wilson Blaker 36 44 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.3 0.0 0.0
P #Lamont Baugh 22 24 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
3B  Wilson Pipkins 22 2 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.500 2.500 1.2 0.6 0.1
P #Michael Auer 34 70 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P *Mike Wittman 25 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  Grant John 30 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 30.7 2196 5526 751 1476 275 54 147 723 70 34 493 1035 .267 .329 .416 .745 750.5 126.9 48.1
  Rank among 12 HL teams 11 7 6 12 6 10 8 7 7 7 2 3 4 6 6 6  
* - 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
 Donald Gilham 35 14 11 .560 34 34 0 229.0 219 98 20 68 140 3.85 12.2
*Kevin Halpin 31 16 7 .696 30 29 0 203.0 155 53 10 36 160 2.35 19.8
 Michael Hutchens 28 16 8 .667 34 34 0 200.3 175 61 6 34 191 2.74 17.8
*Harland McNatt 27 9 13 .409 32 32 0 186.3 199 106 23 60 157 5.12 2.2
*Juan Bice 26 6 2 .750 86 0 0 98.0 120 54 16 24 104 4.96 3.4
 James Jeske 33 6 7 .462 13 13 0 84.7 92 44 16 35 79 4.68 2.1
 Rhett Eason 32 2 8 .200 15 15 0 79.0 87 43 11 49 67 4.90 0.8
*Jack Nash 33 4 3 .571 71 0 7 73.3 75 33 6 20 66 4.05 6.0
*Chad Brannon 33 2 7 .222 71 0 2 67.0 68 33 12 30 54 4.43 2.5
 Michael Auer 34 3 5 .375 67 0 38 60.0 47 17 3 20 54 2.55 12.1
 Robin Condon 28 5 0 1.000 52 0 0 57.3 54 13 3 8 30 2.04 6.2
*Wilson Blaker 36 3 1 .750 44 0 0 51.0 48 26 9 21 33 4.59 2.1
*George Neel 30 1 0 1.000 5 5 0 33.3 38 13 3 13 21 3.51 1.3
*Lamont Baugh 22 1 1 .500 24 0 3 27.3 21 11 4 7 28 3.62 2.6
 Grant John 30 1 0 1.000 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.5
*Mike Wittman 25 0 0 .000 2 0 0 1.3 2 0 0 0 2 0.00 0.2
 Kyle Malpass 30 0 0 .000 2 0 0 0.7 1 0 0 0 2 0.00 0.1
Team Totals 30.2 89 73 .549 583 162 50 1453.6 1401 605 142 425 1188 3.75 91.9
Rank among 12 HL teams 5 5 3 5 8 5 3 1 3 7 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 .994 29.7
C.Metcalfe 1094.0 122 136 915 50 4 1 .996 32.9
S.Lundgren 357.0 40 43 307 10 1 0 .997 13.0
B.Segrest 1.7 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.0
W.Soderlund 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.0
Team Total 1453.7 162 181 1224 60 5 1 .996 28.3
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .994 9.43
D.Seibold 1263.7 139 149 1254 98 9 122 .993 9.63
J.Handy 51.0 6 8 50 2 1 4 .981 9.18
Team Total 1314.7 145 157 1304 100 10 126 .993 9.61
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .981 4.63
A.Gayle 1250.3 140 148 234 417 15 102 .977 4.69
B.Segrest 184.3 20 26 28 60 4 11 .957 4.30
H.Abeyta 13.0 2 2 6 2 0 2 1.000 5.54
W.Pipkins 6.0 0 2 1 3 0 1 1.000 6.00
Team Total 1453.7 162 178 269 482 19 116 .975 4.65
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .950 2.54
L.Lymon 1317.7 148 155 78 279 20 24 .947 2.44
C.Rosario 122.0 13 21 4 31 2 0 .946 2.58
D.Seibold 11.0 1 3 3 0 1 0 .750 2.45
M.Auer 3.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
Team Total 1453.7 162 180 85 311 23 24 .945 2.45
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .965 4.06
C.Flythe 1179.0 139 139 149 400 16 76 .972 4.19
C.Rosario 244.7 21 50 39 85 8 21 .939 4.56
H.Abeyta 20.0 2 3 3 6 0 4 1.000 4.05
B.Segrest 10.0 0 4 3 6 0 4 1.000 8.10
Team Total 1453.7 162 196 194 497 24 105 .966 4.28
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .983 2.03
N.Lacey 1300.7 146 156 313 9 7 0 .979 2.23
W.Soderlund 70.0 9 10 15 0 0 0 1.000 1.93
J.Bergin 30.0 2 9 5 0 1 0 .833 1.50
R.Hempel 28.0 2 4 9 0 0 0 1.000 2.89
R.Eaddy 25.0 3 5 9 0 0 0 1.000 3.24
Team Total 1453.7 162 184 351 9 8 0 .978 2.23
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .989 2.67
D.Speece 893.0 103 103 234 6 0 0 1.000 2.42
W.Soderlund 431.0 50 55 139 2 2 0 .986 2.94
R.Eaddy 125.7 9 30 43 0 3 0 .935 3.08
M.Wittman 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
J.Bergin 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1453.7 162 190 417 8 5 0 .988 2.63
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .987 2.11
J.Bergin 957.0 117 121 205 5 1 1 .995 1.97
R.Hempel 458.7 43 86 83 2 0 0 1.000 1.67
R.Eaddy 22.0 2 5 2 0 0 0 1.000 0.82
W.Soderlund 4.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
J.Handy 4.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
D.Speece 3.0 0 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 3.00
C.Rosario 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
S.Lundgren 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1452.7 162 219 294 7 1 1 .997 1.86
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .962 1.75
D.Gilham 229.0 34 34 14 35 5 2 .907 1.93
K.Halpin 203.0 29 29 13 35 2 2 .960 2.13
M.Hutchens 200.3 34 34 6 18 0 1 1.000 1.08
H.McNatt 186.3 32 32 9 17 2 0 .929 1.26
J.Bice 98.0 0 86 4 11 0 2 1.000 1.38
J.Jeske 84.7 13 13 6 9 1 0 .938 1.59
R.Eason 79.0 15 15 6 13 0 2 1.000 2.16
J.Nash 73.3 0 71 6 15 1 2 .955 2.58
C.Brannon 67.0 0 71 2 11 0 2 1.000 1.75
M.Auer 60.0 0 67 3 6 0 1 1.000 1.35
R.Condon 57.3 0 52 4 17 0 1 1.000 3.30
W.Blaker 51.0 0 44 4 2 1 0 .857 1.06
G.Neel 33.3 5 5 2 10 0 0 1.000 3.24
L.Baugh 27.3 0 24 0 2 0 0 1.000 0.66
G.John 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
M.Wittman 1.3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
K.Malpass 0.7 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1453.6 162 582 79 201 12 15 .959 1.73
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Metcalfe .338
On-Base Pct Metcalfe .421
Slugging Pct Metcalfe .628
OPS Metcalfe 1.049
XR Metcalfe 111.3
Games Lacey 158
At-Bats Lacey 621
Runs Gayle 97
Hits Gayle 177
Total Bases Metcalfe 301
Singles Gayle 134
Doubles Metcalfe 46
Triples Lacey 9
Homeruns Metcalfe 31
RBIs Metcalfe 90
Stolen Bases Lacey 21
Caught Stealing Lacey, Lymon 9
Walks Lymon 79
Strikeouts Flythe 110
ERA Halpin 2.35
Wins Halpin, Hutchens 16
Losses McNatt 13
Winning Pct Halpin .696
Saves Auer 38
Games Pitched Bice 86
Games Started Gilham, Hutchens 34
Complete Games Gilham, Halpin 3
Shutouts Halpin 3
Innings Pitched Gilham 229.0
Hits Allowed Gilham 219
Homeruns Allowed McNatt 23
Strikeouts Hutchens 191
Walks Allowed Gilham 68
Walks per 9IP Hutchens 1.5
Hits per 9IP Halpin 6.9
Strikeouts per 9IP Hutchens 8.6
WHiP Halpin 0.94
OAVG Halpin .210
OOBP Halpin .256
OSLG Hutchens .324
OOPS Halpin .585
Team All-Stars
No players selected to All-Star Team
Player Salaries
Charles Metcalfe $ 13,210,000
Arthur Gayle $ 6,000,000
Michael Auer $ 5,700,000
Nathan Lacey $ 5,441,800
George Neel $ 5,307,000
Doyle Speece $ 5,275,500
Kevin Halpin $ 5,130,000
Donald Gilham $ 5,016,000
Jack Nash $ 5,000,000
Lou Lymon $ 3,933,000
Michael Hutchens $ 3,725,357
Harland McNatt $ 2,650,500
Chad Brannon $ 2,508,000
David Seibold $ 2,490,900
James Bergin $ 1,824,000
Wilson Blaker $ 1,213,000
Ronald Hempel $ 1,105,000
James Jeske $ 1,092,500
Rhett Eason $ 985,000
William Soderlund $ 923,400
Scott Lundgren $ 900,000
Bill Segrest $ 806,600
Christopher Flythe $ 782,500
Grant John $ 744,800
Robin Condon $ 684,000
Ronald Eaddy $ 664,300
Kyle Malpass $ 649,800
Billy Stanford $ 583,900
Justin Handy $ 560,500
Dennis Silvestre $ 535,200
Christopher Rosario $ 300,000
Mike Wittman $ 300,000
Wilson Pipkins $ 300,000
Lamont Baugh $ 300,000
Juan Bice $ 300,000
Cliff Bellman $ 300,000
 
Player Trades
Date Player To For
3/1 Edwin Beer
Steffen Giancola
Blackwood Doyle Speece