1956 Kendall Griffins
Record: 90-72
Finish: 1st in SP Maple Division Division
Runs Scored: 650
Runs Allowed: 638
Exp W-L: 82-80
 
Ballpark: The Eyrie
Attendance: 3,674,624
Manager: Arthur Fifield

Statistics / Schedule

Minor League Records:
AAA: 75-63, 31th in the Spaniel League
AA: 83-55, 5th in the Spaniel League
A: 83-55, 8th in the Spaniel League
 
 
Postseason Results:
Lost First Round 0-3 to Stratford Cyclones
 
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
1B *Don Adderly 23 155 593 77 177 36 1 16 69 0 0 32 129 .298 .354 .444 .798 87.8 19.3 1.4
CF  Jeffery Strobel 31 156 598 78 173 42 7 16 70 21 11 30 102 .289 .326 .463 .790 84.3 18.8 7.0
3B  Peter Littrell 27 143 564 71 126 26 5 12 52 10 14 52 71 .223 .294 .351 .645 56.9 7.7 4.0
SS #Anthony Entz 27 155 560 85 171 41 11 16 77 10 4 43 70 .305 .363 .504 .867 96.8 22.0 11.6
RF *Ernest Gafford 29 156 558 72 130 28 5 22 75 0 1 48 158 .233 .297 .419 .717 68.8 11.2 3.7
LF *Joshua Staub 24 153 509 56 124 22 6 15 65 4 9 37 99 .244 .296 .399 .695 56.9 7.7 4.1
C  Clark Wortman 30 144 513 61 144 36 5 6 57 11 3 27 51 .281 .319 .405 .724 63.1 10.9 4.7
2B #James Leone 29 149 464 40 136 45 0 5 74 0 1 28 122 .293 .339 .422 .762 61.2 15.4 6.4
CF  Timothy Lonsberry 26 119 232 27 50 8 1 6 23 2 0 15 50 .216 .262 .336 .598 19.6 1.1 1.3
C  Vernon Daulton 23 90 182 11 34 6 0 0 18 0 1 6 59 .187 .217 .220 .437 5.3 0.0 1.4
RF  Daniel Sobel 32 91 133 8 24 5 0 0 8 0 0 14 39 .180 .264 .218 .482 7.5 0.0 0.9
1B  Michael Geier 29 81 113 9 33 4 3 0 16 1 0 4 16 .292 .314 .381 .694 12.5 3.2 0.1
SS  Michael Buerger 24 74 92 26 21 3 2 0 5 6 3 4 28 .228 .268 .304 .572 7.1 0.3 1.5
2B  Anton Spangler 23 58 85 7 12 0 0 1 7 0 0 3 23 .141 .189 .176 .365 2.0 0.0 1.0
P  Kenneth Derrickson 30 33 75 6 9 1 0 0 3 0 0 2 41 .120 .143 .133 .276 -1.0 0.0 0.0
P *Daniel Shearin 30 34 63 2 5 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 29 .079 .094 .111 .205 -2.3 0.0 0.0
P  Wolodymyr Pylyshenko 28 31 58 6 10 2 0 0 3 0 0 2 27 .172 .200 .207 .407 1.1 0.0 0.0
P  Paul Churchwell 29 33 59 4 6 2 0 0 2 0 0 1 27 .102 .117 .136 .252 -1.4 0.0 0.0
P  Tim Mesiti 28 18 30 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 .033 .065 .033 .098 -2.4 0.0 0.0
P *Richard Westrick 27 50 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 .000 .095 .000 .095 -1.0 0.0 0.0
P  Freddie Vosburgh 26 74 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .143 .143 .143 .286 -0.1 0.0 0.0
P  John Persaud 27 44 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0 0.0
P  John Oldham 27 52 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.3 0.0 0.0
P  William Massenburg 30 66 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 1.333 1.667 1.3 0.3 0.0
P  Scott Singer 27 95 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.4 0.0 0.0
P *Cedric Casale 26 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 27.4 2265 5518 650 1388 309 46 116 628 65 47 352 1173 .252 .302 .387 .690 623.5 117.8 49.2
  Rank among 12 SP teams 10 10 9 11 10 9 10 11 4 11 8 9 9 10 9 9  
* - 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
 Kenneth Derrickson 30 17 10 .630 33 33 0 233.0 202 70 1 114 144 2.70 18.5
 Daniel Shearin 30 12 15 .444 34 34 0 218.0 223 101 25 19 242 4.17 7.2
 Wolodymyr Pylyshenko 28 11 9 .550 31 31 0 188.7 196 91 11 77 171 4.34 6.5
 Paul Churchwell 29 12 10 .545 33 33 0 181.0 148 68 1 50 104 3.38 10.8
*Richard Westrick 27 5 5 .500 50 10 1 108.3 92 49 9 46 130 4.07 4.9
 Scott Singer 27 7 1 .875 95 0 3 106.0 73 16 0 4 107 1.36 18.5
 Tim Mesiti 28 5 10 .333 18 18 0 102.3 127 74 23 25 92 6.51 0.0
 Freddie Vosburgh 26 4 3 .571 74 2 4 99.3 95 34 15 14 58 3.08 8.7
 William Massenburg 30 7 6 .538 66 1 35 77.7 65 32 7 14 53 3.71 13.4
 John Oldham 27 6 1 .857 52 0 0 65.7 59 29 6 17 45 3.98 4.8
 John Persaud 27 2 1 .667 44 0 9 43.3 28 10 5 18 35 2.08 6.7
*Cedric Casale 26 2 1 .667 11 0 0 14.7 7 4 2 6 7 2.46 1.6
*Mark Martz 32 0 0 .000 10 0 0 10.7 8 1 1 2 10 0.84 1.1
Team Totals 28.2 90 72 .556 551 162 52 1448.6 1323 579 106 406 1198 3.60 103.0
Rank among 12 SP teams 3 3 2 3 9 1 4 1 6 2 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 .991 28.0
C.Wortman 1150.7 127 137 974 55 8 2 .992 18.8
V.Daulton 298.0 35 37 249 20 1 0 .996 35.6
Team Total 1448.7 162 174 1223 75 9 2 .993 23.0
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .993 9.91
D.Adderly 1311.7 148 153 1266 113 9 97 .994 9.46
M.Geier 137.0 14 23 129 6 3 7 .978 8.87
Team Total 1448.7 162 176 1395 119 12 104 .992 9.41
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .985 4.87
J.Leone 1191.0 142 143 195 349 11 67 .980 4.11
A.Spangler 199.7 19 40 34 47 0 8 1.000 3.65
M.Buerger 46.0 1 20 6 15 0 2 1.000 4.11
A.Entz 6.0 0 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.50
M.Geier 3.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.00
V.Daulton 3.0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1448.7 162 210 236 412 11 77 .983 4.03
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .956 2.61
P.Littrell 1256.0 143 143 82 246 22 17 .937 2.35
T.Lonsberry 81.0 9 9 5 9 1 0 .933 1.56
A.Entz 44.0 5 5 3 10 2 0 .867 2.66
J.Strobel 17.0 2 2 3 9 2 1 .857 6.35
C.Wortman 16.3 1 2 2 3 2 0 .714 2.76
D.Adderly 10.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 2.70
A.Spangler 9.3 0 1 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.93
E.Gafford 9.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
J.Leone 6.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1448.7 162 165 97 281 29 18 .929 2.35
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .968 4.20
A.Entz 1238.3 140 143 173 409 20 69 .967 4.23
M.Buerger 207.3 22 27 24 42 3 11 .957 2.86
J.Leone 3.0 0 1 1 1 0 1 1.000 6.00
Team Total 1448.7 162 171 198 452 23 81 .966 4.04
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .975 1.99
J.Staub 1257.7 144 151 275 5 3 2 .989 2.00
T.Lonsberry 146.0 16 26 33 1 0 0 1.000 2.10
D.Sobel 40.0 2 10 7 0 0 0 1.000 1.58
V.Daulton 3.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
M.Geier 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1448.7 162 189 315 6 3 2 .991 1.99
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .990 2.62
J.Strobel 1243.7 138 149 406 3 0 2 1.000 2.96
T.Lonsberry 176.0 21 25 41 0 0 0 1.000 2.10
D.Sobel 29.0 3 5 9 1 1 1 .909 3.10
Team Total 1448.7 162 179 456 4 1 3 .998 2.86
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .981 2.02
E.Gafford 1279.7 144 149 275 4 14 2 .952 1.96
D.Sobel 144.0 17 19 40 0 0 0 1.000 2.50
V.Daulton 19.0 1 6 6 0 0 0 1.000 2.84
C.Wortman 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
T.Lonsberry 2.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
J.Strobel 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
M.Buerger 1.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1448.7 162 178 323 4 14 2 .959 2.03
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .954 1.83
K.Derrickson 233.0 33 33 13 38 6 1 .895 1.97
D.Shearin 218.0 34 34 15 28 2 1 .956 1.78
W.Pylyshenko 188.7 31 31 7 26 2 2 .943 1.57
P.Churchwell 181.0 33 33 16 33 5 2 .907 2.44
R.Westrick 108.3 10 50 5 10 0 0 1.000 1.25
S.Singer 106.0 0 95 8 15 0 0 1.000 1.95
T.Mesiti 102.3 18 18 8 13 1 2 .955 1.85
F.Vosburgh 99.3 2 74 5 12 0 1 1.000 1.54
W.Massenburg 77.7 1 66 5 14 0 0 1.000 2.20
J.Oldham 65.7 0 52 4 10 2 2 .875 1.92
J.Persaud 43.3 0 44 3 6 0 1 1.000 1.87
C.Casale 14.7 0 11 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.84
M.Martz 10.7 0 10 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.69
Team Total 1448.6 162 551 91 208 18 12 .943 1.86
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Entz .305
On-Base Pct Entz .363
Slugging Pct Entz .504
OPS Entz .867
XR Entz 96.8
Games Gafford, Strobel 156
At-Bats Strobel 598
Runs Entz 85
Hits Adderly 177
Total Bases Entz 282
Singles Adderly 124
Doubles Leone 45
Triples Entz 11
Homeruns Gafford 22
RBIs Entz 77
Stolen Bases Strobel 21
Caught Stealing Littrell 14
Walks Littrell 52
Strikeouts Gafford 158
ERA Derrickson 2.70
Wins Derrickson 17
Losses Shearin 15
Winning Pct Derrickson .630
Saves Massenburg 35
Games Pitched Singer 95
Games Started Shearin 34
Complete Games Derrickson 3
Shutouts Derrickson 2
Innings Pitched Derrickson 233.0
Hits Allowed Shearin 223
Homeruns Allowed Shearin 25
Strikeouts Shearin 242
Walks Allowed Derrickson 114
Walks per 9IP Shearin 0.8
Hits per 9IP Churchwell 7.4
Strikeouts per 9IP Shearin 10.0
WHiP Churchwell 1.09
OAVG Churchwell .222
OOBP Churchwell .281
OSLG Derrickson .279
OOPS Churchwell .597
Team All-Stars
No players selected to All-Star Team
Player Salaries
Tim Mesiti $ 9,000,000
Wolodymyr Pylyshenko $ 5,900,000
Daniel Shearin $ 5,500,000
Mark Martz $ 5,400,000
William Massenburg $ 3,550,000
Ernest Gafford $ 3,500,000
Jeffery Strobel $ 3,250,000
Kenneth Derrickson $ 2,000,000
Anthony Geary $ 2,000,000
Paul Churchwell $ 1,514,571
Anthony Entz $ 1,099,286
Shane Godbey $ 900,000
Clair Pyatt $ 657,000
Freddie Vosburgh $ 643,286
James Leone $ 610,714
Michael Geier $ 495,357
Michael Buerger $ 300,000
Cedric Casale $ 300,000
Vernon Daulton $ 300,000
Timothy Lonsberry $ 300,000
Don Adderly $ 300,000
Anton Spangler $ 300,000
Richard Westrick $ 300,000
Clark Wortman $ 300,000
John Oldham $ 300,000
John Persaud $ 300,000
Joshua Staub $ 300,000
Scott Singer $ 300,000
Daniel Sobel $ 300,000
Peter Littrell $ 300,000
 
Player Trades
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