Independent Baseball 10/11/1972

1951 Awards

Most Valuable Player
Player Conference Posn Team 1951 Stats
Matthew Stapleton West & East C Tucson Toros .356-48-145, 131 R, 1.132 OPS
Joel Linn North & Midwest 2B Rockford Riverhawks .356-33-106, 98 R, 1.053 OPS
Cy Young Award
Player Conference Posn Team 1951 Stats
Nickolas Forest West & East P Tucson Toros 24–4, 2.24 ERA, 0.98 WHIP
James Santana North & Midwest P Gateway Grizzlies 24–5, 2.48 ERA, 1.10 WHIP
Rookie of the Year
Player Conference Posn Team 1951 Stats
Allen Adams West & East P New Jersey Jackals 3–6, 3.07 ERA, 1.13 WHIP
Robert Pennington North & Midwest P Rockford Riverhawks 10–5, 1.94 ERA, 1.20 WHIP
Fireman of the Year
Player Conference Posn Team 1951 Stats
Randall Miller West & East P Reno Silver Sox 5–3, 44 SV, 3.10 ERA, 1.43 WHIP
Otis Stearns North & Midwest P Gateway Grizzlies 5–5, 36 SV, 4.89 ERA, 1.67 WHIP
All-Star
Player Division Posn Team 1951 Stats
Robert Wheless Golden League DH Reno Silver Sox .356-41-137, 116 R, 1.015 OPS
Randall Miller Golden League P Reno Silver Sox 5–3, 44 SV, 3.10 ERA, 1.43 WHIP
Virgil Clyde Golden League P Reno Silver Sox 16–4, 3.12 ERA, 1.29 WHIP
Cameron Herrmann Golden League P Reno Silver Sox 18–8, 3.41 ERA, 1.36 WHIP
Christopher Lynn Golden League P Edmonton Capitals 17–8, 3.76 ERA, 1.35 WHIP
John Wing Golden League P Calgary Vipers 4–2, 29 SV, 1.86 ERA, 1.33 WHIP
George Cousins Golden League P Tucson Toros 18–13, 3.12 ERA, 1.38 WHIP
Nickolas Forest Golden League P Tucson Toros 24–4, 2.24 ERA, 0.98 WHIP
Matthew Stapleton Golden League C Tucson Toros .356-48-145, 131 R, 1.132 OPS
Jack Swain Golden League C Edmonton Capitals .338-30-106, 94 R, .965 OPS
Terry Gutierrez Golden League 1B Reno Silver Sox .298-32-108, 108 R, .954 OPS
Dennis Aguilar Golden League 1B Tucson Toros .310-15-103, 93 R, .908 OPS
Abraham Browne Golden League 2B Orange County Flyers .275-17-67, 102 R, .768 OPS
Branch Evans Golden League 3B Reno Silver Sox .356-31-116, 123 R, 1.019 OPS
David Krieger Golden League SS Reno Silver Sox .326-52-137, 141 R, 1.065 OPS
Willis Wilson Golden League SS Calgary Vipers .309-24-92, 86 R, .861 OPS
Brian Hernandez Golden League LF Edmonton Capitals .286-41-115, 90 R, .883 OPS
William Spurlock Golden League CF Tucson Toros .314-13-102, 129 R, .889 OPS
Anthony Reed Golden League CF Orange County Flyers .354-21-84, 63 R, .967 OPS
Jack Martin Golden League RF Reno Silver Sox .276-24-71, 74 R, .819 OPS
Robert Gauthier Atlantic League DH Newark Bears .296-46-121, 95 R, .949 OPS
Ira Cover Atlantic League P New Jersey Jackals 17–7, 2.13 ERA, 1.10 WHIP
Walter Gile Atlantic League P Newark Bears 4–5, 18 SV, 3.47 ERA, 1.42 WHIP
Michael Smith Atlantic League P Long Island Ducks 16–7, 2.74 ERA, 1.36 WHIP
Robert Miles Atlantic League P Sugar Land Skeeters 14–14, 2.92 ERA, 1.19 WHIP
Brian Williams Atlantic League P Bridgeport Bluefish 12–2, 4 SV, 3.62 ERA, 1.50 WHIP
Dell Dolezal Atlantic League P Bridgeport Bluefish 13–7, 3.09 ERA, 1.33 WHIP
Hipolito Galvin Atlantic League P York Revolution 20–9, 2.63 ERA, 1.16 WHIP
Gary Nitz Atlantic League C Sugar Land Skeeters .298-17-62, 67 R, .820 OPS
James Gray Atlantic League C New Jersey Jackals .323-31-92, 88 R, .991 OPS
Roy Romano Atlantic League 1B Newark Bears .338-28-90, 91 R, .891 OPS
Carl Norman Atlantic League 1B Bridgeport Bluefish .292-35-100, 84 R, .858 OPS
Grover Lopez Atlantic League 2B York Revolution .344-17-80, 98 R, .940 OPS
Adan Houston Atlantic League 3B Long Island Ducks .305-23-88, 92 R, .808 OPS
Craig Sanchez Atlantic League SS Newark Bears .300-20-73, 72 R, .832 OPS
Harry Garland Atlantic League SS Bridgeport Bluefish .305-15-86, 72 R, .805 OPS
Christopher Alexander Atlantic League LF Sugar Land Skeeters .261-47-113, 107 R, .870 OPS
Harold Hawkins Atlantic League CF York Revolution .249-43-118, 99 R, .958 OPS
Terrence Reynolds Atlantic League RF Sugar Land Skeeters .309-48-136, 119 R, .991 OPS
Paul Schnell Atlantic League RF Bridgeport Bluefish .313-45-116, 136 R, 1.031 OPS
Lawrence Arnold Northern League DH Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks .360-41-124, 91 R, 1.103 OPS
Robert Keyser Northern League P Thunder Bay Whiskey Jacks 15–13, 3.69 ERA, 1.43 WHIP
Robert Pennington Northern League P Rockford Riverhawks 10–5, 1.94 ERA, 1.20 WHIP
Benjamin Lupo Northern League P Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 13–7, 2.74 ERA, 1.22 WHIP
William Wilburn Northern League P Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks 15–6, 10 SV, 2.98 ERA, 1.39 WHIP
Richard Wilson Northern League P St Paul Saints 4–3, 31 SV, 4.04 ERA, 1.51 WHIP
Jeremy Mann Northern League P St Paul Saints 16–10, 3.84 ERA, 1.35 WHIP
Anthony Lyles Northern League P Sonoma Stompers 13–11, 3.72 ERA, 1.53 WHIP
Martin Phillips Northern League C Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks .281-48-133, 92 R, .923 OPS
Jeffery Melvin Northern League C St Paul Saints .346-31-98, 100 R, .970 OPS
Vernon Silva Northern League 1B Rockford Riverhawks .334-36-121, 88 R, .951 OPS
Joel Linn Northern League 2B Rockford Riverhawks .356-33-106, 98 R, 1.053 OPS
Jesse Perkins Northern League 3B Rockford Riverhawks .274-45-107, 91 R, .905 OPS
Carl Flanagan Northern League 3B Kansas City T-Bones .286-29-67, 66 R, .898 OPS
Jason Henderson Northern League SS St Paul Saints .356-20-85, 109 R, .906 OPS
David Reeves Northern League SS Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks .349-17-71, 87 R, .938 OPS
Darrell Thompson Northern League LF Rockford Riverhawks .308-22-61, 82 R, .877 OPS
Steven Villarreal Northern League LF St Paul Saints .251-42-106, 87 R, .824 OPS
Rudy McDonald Northern League CF St Paul Saints .274-21-63, 89 R, .793 OPS
Dustin Butler Northern League RF St Paul Saints .263-43-137, 100 R, .901 OPS
Mark Hennessy Frontier League DH Wichita Wingnuts .323-32-94, 79 R, .929 OPS
Jessie Dixon Frontier League P Wichita Wingnuts 6–9, 17 SV, 3.15 ERA, 1.41 WHIP
Frederick Robinson Frontier League P Lancaster Scouts 20–9, 3.03 ERA, 1.34 WHIP
Kyle Maxwell Frontier League P Lancaster Scouts 23–6, 3.40 ERA, 1.24 WHIP
Gary Duncan Frontier League P Lancaster Scouts 18–12, 3.46 ERA, 1.24 WHIP
Stephen Canada Frontier League P Gary Southshore Railcats 16–8, 3.13 ERA, 1.22 WHIP
Daniel Brock Frontier League P Gary Southshore Railcats 5–7, 28 SV, 3.44 ERA, 1.44 WHIP
James Santana Frontier League P Gateway Grizzlies 24–5, 2.48 ERA, 1.10 WHIP
Kyeseam Robinson Frontier League C Gateway Grizzlies .303-37-91, 96 R, .951 OPS
Clifford Rudolph Frontier League C Lancaster Scouts .253-12-59, 73 R, .700 OPS
Randall Parsons Frontier League 1B Lancaster Scouts .317-20-93, 127 R, .834 OPS
Angel Wainscott Frontier League 1B Gary Southshore Railcats .345-42-141, 101 R, 1.149 OPS
Ronald Purdie Frontier League 2B Gary Southshore Railcats .295-46-142, 128 R, .990 OPS
Brett Vincent Frontier League 3B Wichita Wingnuts .294-30-83, 97 R, .956 OPS
Elias Woodford Frontier League SS Chillicothe Paints .290-28-89, 103 R, .911 OPS
Cecil Anderson Frontier League SS Gateway Grizzlies .309-24-92, 77 R, .852 OPS
Normand Rawlins Frontier League LF Gateway Grizzlies .266-60-145, 128 R, .951 OPS
Kenneth Shipp Frontier League CF Lincoln Saltdogs .368-18-51, 77 R, .903 OPS
Tyler Pires Frontier League CF Wichita Wingnuts .253-53-114, 114 R, .888 OPS
Charles Pittman Frontier League RF Lancaster Scouts .342-27-125, 134 R, 1.007 OPS
Gold Glove Award
Player Conference Posn Team 1951 Stats
Christopher Heinz West & East P Newark Bears 1.000 FPct, 1.50 Rng, 0 Errors
Chris Smith North & Midwest P Kansas City T-Bones 1.000 FPct, 1.78 Rng, 0 Errors
Matthew Stapleton West & East C Tucson Toros .999 FPct, 7.85 Rng, 1 Errors
Clifford Rudolph North & Midwest C Lancaster Scouts .998 FPct, 7.73 Rng, 2 Errors
Jesus Holliday West & East 1B Chico Outlaws .991 FPct, 10.90 Rng, 14 Errors
Smokey Logan North & Midwest 1B Wichita Wingnuts .998 FPct, 9.27 Rng, 3 Errors
Warren Fuller West & East 2B Chico Outlaws .987 FPct, 6.22 Rng, 12 Errors
Ronald Purdie North & Midwest 2B Gary Southshore Railcats .992 FPct, 6.07 Rng, 7 Errors
Klondike Johnson West & East 3B Edmonton Capitals .973 FPct, 4.19 Rng, 18 Errors
Fred Butler North & Midwest 3B St Paul Saints .976 FPct, 3.41 Rng, 13 Errors
David Krieger West & East SS Reno Silver Sox .992 FPct, 7.22 Rng, 9 Errors
James Milliken North & Midwest SS Rockford Riverhawks .990 FPct, 6.57 Rng, 10 Errors
Jason Sherman West & East LF Calgary Vipers .987 FPct, 2.71 Rng, 4 Errors
Michael Baber North & Midwest LF Kansas City T-Bones .997 FPct, 2.30 Rng, 1 Errors
Charles Rivenbark West & East CF Sugar Land Skeeters .995 FPct, 2.42 Rng, 2 Errors
Tyler Pires North & Midwest CF Wichita Wingnuts .987 FPct, 2.51 Rng, 5 Errors
Joseph Newell West & East RF Newark Bears .988 FPct, 2.03 Rng, 4 Errors
Lawrence Phillip North & Midwest RF Kansas City T-Bones .997 FPct, 1.82 Rng, 1 Errors