1995 Hickory Crawdads Roster

South Atlantic League (SAL) - Class: A
Team Record: 49-89
Finished 7th in the SAL's North Division
Manager: Mike Rojas (49-89)
Affiliation: Chicago White Sox
Location: Hickory, North Carolina
Ballpark: L.P. Frans Stadium
Attendance: 265,017, Avg. 3,841 in 69 home dates
1995 Hickory Crawdads Statistics

The Hickory Crawdads of the South Atlantic League ended the 1995 season with a record of 49 wins and 89 losses, finishing seventh in the league's North Division.

The Crawdads tallied 459 runs and allowed 712 runs. Mario Valdez paced Hickory with 11 home runs and drove in 56 runs, while leading hitters with significant playing time by hitting .272. Jack Ford topped the team with 8 wins, and Russ Herbert recorded a 2.68 ERA, leading pitchers with enough qualifying appearances.

Carlos Castillo, Mark Johnson, Mario Valdez, Carlos Lee, Nelson Cruz, Brian Simmons and Kevin Beirne were all players from the 1995 Hickory Crawdads who played in the Majors during their careers.

Mike Rojas served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Rashad AlbertRRSeptember 18, 19756'1"165Fernandina Beach, FL US
John AmbroseRRNovember 1, 19746'5"180Evansville, IN US
Maycoll AnezRRJuly 21, 19766'3"185
Chuck AntczakRROctober 8, 19736'0"185Cleveland, OH US
Doug BeardenRRSeptember 11, 19756'2"180Columbia, SC US
Kevin BeirneLRJanuary 1, 19746'4"210Houston, TX US
John BroomeRRJune 26, 19736'0"185Stratford, NJ US
Shane ButeauxRRDecember 28, 19716'3"202New Iberia, LA US
David CancelSRMarch 3, 19745'11"168Mayaguez, PR
Garret CarlsonRROctober 15, 19736'3"195
Carlos CastilloRRApril 21, 19756'2"240Boston, MA US
Dennis CrineRRAugust 28, 19746'5"230
Nelson CruzRRSeptember 13, 19726'1"175Puerto Plata, Puerto Plata DO
Jim DixonRROctober 7, 19726'3"195Anchorage, AK US
Brian DrentRRJuly 27, 19736'3"205Sibley, IA US
Marcos FereiraRRDecember 13, 19746'3"150Valencia, Carabobo VE
Adam ForbesLLJanuary 27, 19756'3"175Sydney, New South Wales AU
Jack FordLLNovember 30, 19716'0"170Mayfield, NY US
Steve FriedrichRRMay 29, 19736'0"175Tucson, AZ US
Ramon GomezRRMay 15, 19746'2"170Santa Cruz, DO
Allen HalleySRSeptember 7, 19716'1"195, SX
Darren HayesRRNovember 12, 19726'1"195Lenoir, NC US
Russ HerbertRRApril 21, 19726'3"195Cleveland, OH US
Sergio IzquierdoRRAugust 11, 19725'9"182
Jeffrey JohnsonRRJune 8, 19735'10"175
Mark JohnsonLRSeptember 12, 19756'0"185Wheat Ridge, CO US
Tom KoerickRRNovember 16, 19726'3"205Bryn Mawr, PA US
Carlos LeeRRJune 20, 19766'2"270Aguadulce, Cocle PA
Zane LeiberRRSeptember 15, 19736'2"190Tucson, AZ US
Craig McClureRRAugust 4, 19756'1"175Tacoma, WA US
Fernando MejiasRRMarch 15, 19726'3"215Maracay, Aragua VE
Jesus MendozaRRNovember 10, 19745'10"160
David MooreRROctober 9, 19746'3"185St. Petersburg, FL US
Jesus NavasSRJanuary 11, 19756'0"170
Alex PortilloLLDecember 27, 19746'1"175
Rafael RuizLLFebruary 17, 19756'0"170Caracas, Distrito Federal VE
Brian SimmonsSRSeptember 4, 19736'2"185Mount Lebanon, PA US
Jamie SurrattRRDecember 17, 19705'10"175
Bob TheodileRRSeptember 16, 19726'3"190New Iberia, LA US
Mike TidickRRMarch 7, 19716'2"185
Mario ValdezLLNovember 19, 19746'1"215Ciudad Obregon, Sonora MX
David WelchLLApril 30, 19706'3"210
David WellsRRJune 20, 19726'5"200
Brent WilhelmRRJanuary 22, 19736'0"185Independence, MO 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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