2004 Williamsport Crosscutters Roster

New York-Pennsylvania League (NYPL) - Class: Short Season A
Team Record: 34-40
Finished 5th in the NYPL's McNamara Division
Manager: Jeff Branson (34-40)
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Pirates
Location: Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Ballpark: Bowman Field 1924-
Attendance: 75,785, Avg. 2,165 in 35 home dates
2004 Williamsport Crosscutters Statistics

The Williamsport Crosscutters of the New York-Pennsylvania League ended the 2004 season with a record of 34 wins and 40 losses, finishing fifth in the league's McNamara Division.

The Crosscutters plated 318 runs and surrendered 323 runs. Tim Brown recorded 30 runs batted in. Brian Bixler led batters with significant playing time by hitting .276. Blair Johnson, Matt Guillory and Derek Hankins topped the team with 6 wins each, while Blair Johnson recorded a 2.45 ERA, leading hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Players from the 2004 Williamsport Crosscutters who spent time in Major League Baseball during their careers included Matt Capps, Brian Bixler, Steven Lerud and Neil Walker.

Jeff Branson served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Matt BimealRRAugust 17, 19806'3"200Johnstown, PA US
Matt BishopRRJune 5, 19826'2"215Raleigh, NC US
Brian BixlerRROctober 22, 19826'1"195Sandusky, OH US
Kyle BloomRLFebruary 21, 19836'4"185Schaumburg, IL US
Tim BrownLLFebruary 21, 19836'3"228Eugene, OR US
Matt CappsRRSeptember 3, 19836'2"250Douglasville, GA US
Michael CarlinRRJuly 6, 19816'0"205Parma Heights, OH US
Andy ChanceRRSeptember 12, 19806'2"210Lafayette, LA US
Dustin CraigRRApril 9, 19826'4"270San Antonio, TX US
Derek DrageRRDecember 10, 19816'3"215Shawano, WI US
Justin ElliottRRApril 27, 19825'11"190Hollywood, FL US
Brett GrandstrandRRNovember 13, 19826'0"175Renton, WA US
Matt GuilloryRRMarch 13, 19836'4"175Leesville, GA US
Derek HankinsRRJuly 1, 19836'4"195Effingham, IL US
Steven HerceRRMarch 23, 19816'3"230Houston, TX US
Christian HerreraRRApril 9, 19825'11"180Aguascalientes, Aguascalientes MX
Joe HicksRRApril 22, 19845'11"187Houston, TX US
Mike HofiusLLMay 3, 19826'2"210Long Beach, CA US
Brett HolmesRRMarch 13, 19816'1"183Lawrence, KS US
John HummelLLApril 18, 19846'5"210Elgin, IL US
A. J. JohnsonRRSeptember 26, 19836'1"190Mansfield, OH US
Blair JohnsonRRMarch 25, 19846'4"220Topeka, KS US
Jason KileyRROctober 15, 19826'4"220Winfield, IL US
Steven LerudLROctober 13, 19846'1"220Reno, NV US
Jermel LomackSRMay 13, 19835'8"160Los Angeles, CA US
Wanell MaciaLLJuly 20, 19825'11"202La Romana, La Romana DO
Mark MichaelRRJanuary 20, 19816'3"185Cedar Rapids, IA US
Luis MunozRRJanuary 10, 19826'2"195San Pedro de Macoris, San Pedro de Macoris DO
Denny NinoRRJune 4, 19836'1"211Caracas, Distrito Federal VE
Joel OrtegaRRFebruary 4, 19846'1"188Cocle, PA
Jason QuarlesRRApril 20, 19836'0"195Indianapolis, IN US
Victor RamosLROctober 4, 19816'3"220San Juan, PR
Brandon ReddingerRRAugust 16, 19826'2"210Kennewick, WA US
Milver ReyesRRSeptember 3, 19825'11"200San Felipe, Yaracuy VE
Joe SalasLLNovember 24, 19815'10"200Albuquerque, NM US
John SantiagoRRDecember 26, 19846'1"157Rio Piedras, PR
John SmithLRJanuary 18, 19825'10"180Dublin, GA US
Sean SmithRRAugust 24, 19826'0"195Beverly Hills, CA US
Euvi SolanoRRApril 28, 19826'0"167San Cristobal, San Cristobal DO
Neil WalkerSRSeptember 10, 19856'3"210Pittsburgh, PA 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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