Farm overview; Minor League



League: Triple-A International

Manager: Dave Machemer

Final record: 61-83

Finish: Fifth in six-team division

Home attendance: 481,037

Top hitters hitter: Julio Vinas (.312, 83 RBIs), Ryan Minor (21 HRs)

Top starter: Calvin Maduro (11-11, 3.99 ERA, 149 strikeouts, 169 IP)

Top reliever: Gabe Molina (2-2, 3.14 ERA, 18 saves)

Best prospects: IF Jerry Hairston, 3B Minor, 1B Calvin Pickering, IF Jesse Garcia, Maduro, Molina, P Radhames Dykhoff


League: Double-A Eastern

Manager: Joe Ferguson

Final record: 70-71

Finish: Fourth in six-team division

Home attendance: 412,398 (69 dates)

Top hitters: Rick Short (.314), Carlos Casimiro (18 HRs), Wady Almonte (83 RBIs)

Top starter: Matt Riley (10-6, 3.22, 131 strikeouts, 125 2/3 IP)

Top reliever: Ryan Kohlmeier (3-7, 23 saves, 78 strikeouts, 62 2/3 IP)

Best prospects: Riley, P Josh Towers, Kohlmeier, C Jayson Werth, OF Luis Matos, SS Augie Ojeda, OF Almonte


League: Single-A Carolina

Manager: Andy Etchebarren

Final record: 67-71

Finish: Second in four-team division each half

Home attendance: 313,603 (66 dates)

Top hitters: Eddy Martinez (.291), Franky Figueroa (17 HRs, 78 RBIs)

Top starter: Rick Bauer (10-9, 4.56 ERA, 123 strikeouts, 152 IP)

Top reliever: Jeremy Halpin (5-3, 3.56 ERA, 2 saves)

Best prospects: IF Ivanon Coffie, 2B Eddy Garabito, SS Martinez, OF Darnell McDonald, OF Roberto Rivera, Bauer, P Sean Douglass


League: Single-A South Atlantic

Manager: Butch Davis

Final record: 59-80

Finish: First half, last in four-team division; second half, third in division

Home attendance: 296,004 (69 dates)

Top hitters: Matt Riordan (.289, 54 games), Brock Rumfield (4 HRs, 56 RBIs)

Top starter: John Stephens (10-8, 3.22 ERA, 217 strikeouts, 170 1/3 IP)

Top reliever: Aaron Rakers (4-1, 1.42 ERA, 8 saves, 38 strikeouts, 25 1/3 IP

Best prospects: Stephens, P Juan Guzman, OF Tim Raines Jr., OF Keith Reed, OF Larry Bigbie, 2B Willie Harris, SS Brian Roberts

Pub Date: 9/09/99

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