2002 Charleston RiverDogs Roster

South Atlantic League (SAL) - Class: A
Team Record: 60-76
Finished 7th in the SAL's Southern Division
Manager: Buddy Biancalana (60-76)
Affiliation: Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Location: Charleston, South Carolina
Ballpark: Joseph P. Riley Jr. Ballpark
Attendance: 242,143, Avg. 3,669 in 66 home dates
2002 Charleston RiverDogs Statistics

The Charleston RiverDogs of the South Atlantic League ended the 2002 season with a record of 60 wins and 76 losses, finishing seventh in the league's Southern Division.

The RiverDogs plated 546 runs and surrendered 593 runs. John-Paul Davis paced Charleston with 10 home runs Edgar Gonzalez accounted for 62 RBI and topped all regular batters with a .275 average, and Chris Flinn led the team with 8 wins, while Chad Gaudin recorded a 2.27 ERA, tops among regular hurlers.

Edgar Gonzalez, Joey Gathright, Chad Gaudin, Fernando Cortez, Doug Waechter, Nick Bierbrodt and Chris Seddon were all players from the 2002 Charleston RiverDogs who played in the Majors during their careers.

Buddy Biancalana served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Brian AllenRRSeptember 15, 19796'3"175Thomasville, GA US
Nick BierbrodtLLMay 16, 19786'5"215Tarzana, CA US
Adam BonnerLRMarch 11, 19816'5"206Birmingham, AL US
Jake CarneyRRDecember 25, 19796'2"185Tyler, TX US
Irwin CentenoRRJune 1, 19816'2"176Maracay, Aragua VE
Austin CooseRRJanuary 27, 19796'2"249Kokomo, IN US
Fernando CortezLRAugust 10, 19816'1"175Stockton, CA US
Chris CrawfordLLOctober 14, 19776'3"210Atlanta, GA US
Jason CromerRLDecember 11, 19806'4"225Des Moines, IA US
Nathan CromerLLDecember 11, 19806'4"215Des Moines, IA US
John-Paul DavisRRDecember 20, 19786'4"240Little Rock, AR US
Luis DePaulaRRDecember 11, 19825'11"160Yamasa, Monte Plata DO
Nate DionRRNovember 13, 19816'3"185Oklahoma City, OK US
Alexander DuranRRDecember 7, 19826'1"170La Sabana, VE
Kelly EddlemonRRAugust 26, 19786'2"181Houston, TX US
Chris FlinnRRAugust 18, 19806'2"210Bethpage, NY US
Iker FrancoRRMarch 3, 19816'2"240Ensenada, Baja California MX
Joey GathrightLRApril 27, 19815'10"175Hattiesburg, MS US
Chad GaudinRRMarch 24, 19835'10"190Metairie, LA US
Edgar GonzalezRRJune 14, 19786'0"182San Diego, CA US
Vince HarrisonRRNovember 29, 19795'11"225Lexington, KY US
David HawkLLJune 20, 19796'6"213Bakersfield, CA US
Carlos HinesRRSeptember 26, 19806'3"190Smithfield, NC US
Brian LockwoodRRFebruary 20, 19816'2"180Torrance, CA US
Jorge MaduroRRMarch 11, 19816'2"220Miami, FL US
Luis MateoRRAugust 9, 19816'2"208San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Jarod MatthewsRRNovember 10, 19826'2"212Olympia, WA US
Graig MerrittRRJuly 2, 19786'1"205Maple Ridge, BC CA
Michael NavaroliRRNovember 17, 19806'3"224Palm Beach Gardens, FL US
Felix NunezRRAugust 17, 19826'4"230San Francisco de Macoris, Duarte DO
Josh ParkerRRJanuary 12, 19816'5"234Birmingham, AL US
Thomas PorterRRApril 28, 19806'2"200Pocatello, ID US
Eric ReeceLRJune 16, 19786'3"214Point Claire, QC CA
Matt RicoRROctober 8, 19816'3"197Visalia, CA US
Ryan RileyRRNovember 10, 19785'10"180Spokane, WA US
Shane SandersRRJanuary 18, 19805'11"190Birmingham, AL US
Chris SeddonLLOctober 13, 19836'4"220Northridge, CA US
Shaun ShieryLLDecember 8, 19786'4"180Houston, TX US
Jason St. ClairRRSeptember 27, 19825'10"173Mission Viejo, CA US
John VigueRRAugust 13, 19786'0"170St. Petersburg, FL US
Doug WaechterRRJanuary 28, 19816'4"200St. Petersburg, FL US
Matt WhiteRRAugust 13, 19786'5"230Waynesboro, PA US
Brian WolotkaLLJuly 7, 19806'5"190Munster, IN US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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