2001 PLAYER / PITCHER OF THE WEEK #02

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NAME TEAM AVG SLG G AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI K W IW SB CS HBP
CLARK,Tony CHI  AL .500 .818 6 22 11 1 0 2 4 11 4 3 0 0 0 0
                                   
NAME CLUB G W L S ERA IP R ER H K BB IBB WP BK HB HR
COLON,Bartolo DEW  AL 2 2 0 0 2.40 15 4 4 8 15 5 0 0 1 0 1
                                   
NAME TEAM AVG SLG G AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI K W IW SB CS HBP
JONES,Chipper BAL  NL .269 .654 6 26 7 1 0 3 7 8 4 5 0 0 0 0
                                   
NAME CLUB G W L S ERA IP R ER H K BB IBB WP BK HB HR
JOHNSON,Randy BDB  NL 2 2 0 0 0.64 14 1 1 3 17 6 0 0 0 0 1

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2001 PLAYER / PITCHER OF THE WEEK #01

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NAME TEAM AVG SLG G AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI K W IW SB CS HBP
GONZALEZ,Luis CRH  AL .435 1.000 5 23 10 1 0 4 10 12 1 0 0 0 0 1
                                   
NAME CLUB G W L S ERA IP R ER H K BB IBB WP BK HB HR
FINLEY,Chuck SSS  AL 1 1 0 0 0.00 9 0 0 4 11 2 0 0 0 0 0
                                   
NAME TEAM AVG SLG G AB H 2B 3B HR R RBI K W IW SB CS HBP
CIRILLO,Jeff LBT  NL .636 1.409 5 22 14 2 3 3 8 13 1 1 0 1 0 0
                                   
NAME CLUB G W L S ERA IP R ER H K BB IBB WP BK HB HR
PARK,Chan Ho GLG  NL 1 1 0 0 0.00 9 0 0 2 9 3 0 0 0 0 0

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2001 OPENING DAY

Mid-West Winter League Opening Day, (The 32nd, in Mid-West Winter League History)

Four new Franchises make their Mid-West Winter League debut as the MWWL welcomes in the Flora-Bama Mullets, Iowa Giants, Dondero Oaks, & Southlake Stealers.

It will be a great season in the Mid-West Winter League & it all starts NOW!

The first pitch has now been thrown, and the 32nd, Mid-West Winter League Season is underway!

   

ALBERT PUJOLS GOES #1 IN 2001 MWWL DRAFT

Houghton, MI – In an announcement that has sent ripples through the Mid-West Winter League (MWWL), the Houghton Penguins have made it clear they are building a team poised for the future. With the #1 Overall Pick in the 2001 MWWL Draft, the Houghton Penguins are ecstatic to announce their selection of none other than Albert Pujols, a player many believe to be a once-in-a-generation talent.

“Our scouting reports and analysis predict an outstanding future for Albert,” said the team’s General Manager Jeff Niemi. “After thorough reviews of his capabilities and an incredible amateur track record, we are confident that Albert will become an integral part of the Penguins’ success.”

Albert_Pujols-2001-1-2Mid-West Winter League Central scouting report post-draft reflects a more accurate assessment after watching Pujols play in more games. MWWL Owners foresee Pujols’ hit tool as a 70 and power tool as a 70-75+, indicating that he would be not just “above average” but also hinted at his potential to become an All-Star, & even a Hall of Famer in the MWWL.  

“It’s fascinating to see reports and see the progression of evaluations on Albert’s talents,” commented a renowned MWWL historian. “One game can never define a player’s career, and Pujols is proof positive of that. His work ethic, skill, and consistent performance will shatter any reservations.”

Albert_Pujols-2001-1The Penguin’s Pride

With this strategic selection, the Houghton Penguins signify their commitment to excellence and their belief in Pujols’ ability to contribute significantly to their team’s legacy. Fans are eagerly anticipating the arrival of Albert Pujols, whose remarkable journey so far promises a bright and exciting future in the MWWL for the Penguins.

Albert_Pujols-2001-1-3As Pujols’s career begins now within the American League East, his statistics and highlights will remain closely watched. For the fans in Houghton and across the MWWL, the name Albert Pujols is synonymous with greatness, and the Houghton Penguins are honored to welcome him to their family.

For more information on the Houghton Penguins and their latest draft pick, please contact Houghton Penguins PR Contact General Manager Jeff Niemi.

About the Houghton Penguins:

The Houghton Penguins are a proud member of the Mid-West Winter League, dedicated to bringing top-tier baseball to Houghton. They have been part of the MWWL community since taking over for the New Hampshire Nighthawks before the 1999 Mid-West Winter League Season.

2001 DRAFT – BEGINS MARCH 4th

2001-DraftThe 2001 Mid-West Winter League Draft is scheduled to start on Wednesday, March 6th, 2023.

The 2001 MWWL Draft Order has now been posted & the complete 288 Pick, 12 Round Selection Order has been posted. 

This year, once again, we will be using a Google Spreadsheet for the Draft – courtesy of  Steve Cutler & MWWL SLACK  (Please download & set this for your Phone)

There might be a soft start in late February, but timed slots will start on Wednesday, 03/06.

Each time slot will be a 15 Minute Block.

If you do not make your pick by the designated time slot you will be skipped.

If you missed your time slot, you can go back in and make your skipped selection at any time.

More details to come as we get past the Holidays

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