2000 Winston-Salem Warthogs Roster

Carolina League (CL) - Class: Advanced A
Team Record: 68-71
Finished 4th in the CL's Southern Division
Manager: Brian Dayett (68-71)
Affiliation: Chicago White Sox
Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Ballpark: Ernie Shore Stadium (Field)
Attendance: 151,930, Avg. 2,268 in 67 home dates
2000 Winston-Salem Warthogs Statistics

The Winston-Salem Warthogs of the Carolina League ended the 2000 season with a record of 68 wins and 71 losses, finishing fourth in the league's Southern Division.

The Warthogs scored 630 runs and surrendered 673 runs, most in the circuit. Mario Valenzuela led Winston-Salem with 21 home runs and accounted for 85 RBI, while leading batters with significant playing time with a .261 average, while Rob Purvis, Geronimo Mendoza and Jon Rauch topped the squad with 11 wins each, and Rob Purvis recorded a 3.39 ERA, best among hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Members of the 2000 Winston-Salem Warthogs who played in Major League Baseball during their careers were Ryan Long, Rod Myers, Gary Majewski, David Sanders, Danny Sandoval, Jon Rauch, Matt Guerrier, Tim Hummel, Edwin Almonte, Jeff Bajenaru, Joe Borchard and Dan Wright.

Brian Dayett served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jon AcevesRRMarch 7, 19786'2"225San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora MX
Jose AlguacilLRAugust 9, 19726'2"200Caracas, Distrito Federal VE
Edwin AlmonteRRDecember 17, 19766'3"200Santiago, Santiago DO
Jeff BajenaruRRMarch 21, 19786'1"190Pomona, CA US
Matt BergerRROctober 2, 19746'1"195Covington, KY US
Brad BohannanRRSeptember 2, 19776'3"170Springdale, AR US
Joe BorchardSRNovember 25, 19786'4"230Panorama City, CA US
Brett CaradonnaLRDecember 3, 19786'1"185La Mesa, CA US
Kevin ConnacherRRApril 6, 19755'9"180Alexandria, VA US
Juan FelixRRDecember 30, 19756'3"190La Romana, La Romana DO
Jason FennellSRNovember 15, 19776'3"210Pittsburgh, PA US
Juan FigueroaRRJune 24, 19756'3"245Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Eric FischerSLFebruary 19, 19806'7"200Columbus, OH US
Tony GarciaRRMarch 12, 19786'1"213Weehawken, NJ US
Brian GrahamRRNovember 3, 19776'0"190Longview, WA US
Matt GuerrierRRAugust 2, 19786'3"195Cleveland, OH US
Ryan HankinsRRJune 30, 19765'11"200Simi Valley, CA US
Tim HummelRRNovember 18, 19786'2"190Goshen, NY US
Brandon HydeRROctober 3, 19736'3"210Santa Rosa, CA US
Kyle KaneLRFebruary 4, 19766'3"215Temecula, CA US
Ryan LongRRFebruary 3, 19736'2"215Houston, TX US
Gary MajewskiRRFebruary 26, 19806'2"200Houston, TX US
Marcellous ManuelLLOctober 9, 19755'10"165Sacramento, CA US
Geronimo MendozaLRJanuary 23, 19766'4"180Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional DO
Terrell MerrimanLLJuly 30, 19776'0"180Cheraw, SC US
Greg MontgomeryRRMay 19, 19756'2"210North Little Rock, AR US
Rod MyersLLJanuary 14, 19736'0"190Conroe, TX US
Jose OlmedaSRJuly 7, 19776'1"165Fajardo, PR
Rob PurvisRRAugust 11, 19776'2"200Tipton, IN US
Jon RauchRRSeptember 27, 19786'11"290Louisville, KY US
David SandersLLAugust 29, 19796'0"200Oklahoma City, OK US
Danny SandovalSRApril 7, 19795'11"190, Lara VE
Luis SuarezRRSeptember 5, 19786'1"175Miami, FL US
Mario ValenzuelaRRMarch 10, 19775'11"225Isla San Marcos, MX
Brian WestRRAugust 4, 19806'4"230West Monroe, LA US
Brannon WhatleyRROctober 11, 19766'1"170Marietta, GA US
Mike WilliamsRRAugust 9, 19786'3"190Freeport, TX US
Dan WrightRRDecember 14, 19776'5"225Longview, TX US
Mitch WylieRRJanuary 14, 19776'3"220Davenport, IA 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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