VIRGINIA BLACK BEARS
2nd place | 77-49 (.611) | M# - | LAST 10: 9-1
R: 609 | RA: 478 | PAYROLL: $122,477,500
08/31/2026
TEAM LEADERS AVG
J. Sparrow .314
R. Franklin .287
T. Moule .265
R. Rosario .252
J. Ray .249
TEAM LEADERS HR
J. Sparrow 30
T. Avery 25
J. Martinez 24
R. Franklin 22
R. Rosario 20
TEAM LEADERS RBI
J. Sparrow 93
R. Franklin 70
R. Rosario 68
J. Martinez 60
T. Avery 57
TEAM LEADERS W
R. Kandra 14
B. Webb 11
T. Storti 10
N. Allen 7
J. Klein 7
TEAM LEADERS ERA
2 tied with 3.22
B. Webb 3.22
R. Kandra 3.22
T. Storti 3.69
N. Allen 3.80
TEAM LEADERS K
R. Kandra 190
T. Storti 168
N. Allen 148
B. Webb 138
E. Madrigal 107
WHO'S HOT?
RF Tony Avery .286, 3 HR Last 6 games
P Edwin Madrigal 10 SV, 0.74 Last 19 games
1B Rick Franklin .353, 4 HR Last 8 games
C Edgar Gamboa .304, 3 HR Last 7 games
P Brian Webb 2-0, 0.90 Last 3 games
WHO'S NOT?
RF Aaron Jackson .125, 0 HR Last 11 games
2B Ivan Jiron .098, 0 HR Last 17 games
P Jonathan Klein 0-1, 7.62 Last 2 games
PITCHING STAFF
Role T Pitcher G GS W L SV ERA WHIP Status
Starter L Tom Storti 26 26 10 5 0 3.69 1.15 Exhausted
Starter L Nick Allen 25 25 7 13 0 3.80 1.24 Rested
Starter L Ryan Kandra 25 25 14 5 0 3.22 1.03 Tired
Starter L Jonathan Klein 23 23 7 6 0 4.72 1.33 Rested
Starter L Brian Webb 25 25 11 8 0 3.22 1.03 Exhausted
Middle Relief R Josh Lucero 22 1 1 1 3 2.23 1.07 Rested
Middle Relief L Monte Serrano 1 0 0 0 0 0.00 1.00 Rested
Middle Relief R Danny Schmidt 13 0 1 0 2 4.26 1.26 Slightly Tired
Middle Relief R Gary Jankowski 15 0 0 0 1 3.93 1.15 Rested
Setup R Andy Daniels 47 0 4 4 3 3.93 1.03 Rested
Setup L Juan Neria 34 0 6 1 4 1.96 0.85 Slightly Tired
Closer L Edwin Madrigal 52 0 6 2 28 1.11 0.72 Rested
CATCHERS
# B Player Pos G AB H HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG WAR
29 L Edgar Gamboa C 35 120 31 9 24 21 15 47 .258 .343 .558 1.4
93 S Addison Russell C 51 167 37 4 28 19 8 34 .222 .256 .371 0.2
INFIELDERS
# B Player Pos G AB H HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG WAR
46 R Joe Whitehead 1B 112 401 105 14 56 54 53 89 .262 .352 .431 1.9
16 R Ivan Jiron 2B 45 124 14 3 9 10 8 55 .113 .190 .202 -0.5
26 S Rick Franklin 1B 116 474 136 22 70 77 30 82 .287 .331 .502 2.1
36 R Eddie Merino 2B 21 69 23 0 9 9 1 6 .333 .356 .449 0.4
10 L Robert Rosario 3B 114 424 107 20 68 61 37 116 .252 .318 .448 2.1
9 L Toby Moule SS 118 377 100 6 38 50 38 71 .265 .342 .374 3.3
21 S Justin Ray 2B 116 434 108 2 38 52 20 83 .249 .290 .316 1.0
OUTFIELDERS
# B Player Pos G AB H HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG WAR
5 R Bill Kabo CF 44 165 50 0 16 20 9 10 .303 .343 .412 0.8
8 L Tony Avery RF 96 359 88 25 57 63 81 107 .245 .387 .490 3.9
22 L Javier Martinez DH 93 327 75 24 60 53 46 141 .229 .329 .492 1.7
39 L Aaron Jackson RF 82 266 57 11 28 37 37 99 .214 .314 .383 0.0
38 R Joe Sparrow CF 126 484 152 30 93 82 68 72 .314 .407 .550 8.0
LINEUP VS RHP+DH
# B Name Pos AVG HR RBI SB
1 S Rick Franklin 1B .287 22 70 0
2 L Tony Avery RF .245 25 57 10
3 R Joe Sparrow CF .314 30 93 16
4 L Javier Martinez DH .229 24 60 6
5 L Robert Rosario 3B .252 20 68 1
6 L Aaron Jackson LF .214 11 28 1
7 L Edgar Gamboa C .258 9 24 0
8 S Justin Ray 2B .249 2 38 13
9 L Toby Moule SS .265 6 38 0
LINEUP VS LHP+DH
# B Name Pos AVG HR RBI SB
1 R Bill Kabo LF .303 0 16 3
2 L Tony Avery RF .245 25 57 10
3 S Rick Franklin DH .287 22 70 0
4 R Joe Sparrow CF .314 30 93 16
5 R Joe Whitehead 1B .167 1 4 0
6 S Justin Ray 3B .249 2 38 13
7 R Eddie Merino 2B .333 0 9 2
8 S Addison Russell C .222 4 28 0
9 L Toby Moule SS .265 6 38 0
INJURIES
Player Injury Out for... Disabled List Status
P Geoff Fitzsimmons Torn labrum (Shoulder) 2-3 months On IL, eligible for return (60-day IL)
P Joe Murray Torn labrum (Shoulder) 8 months 39 day(s) left (60-day IL)
RF Brian Exum Broken bone in elbow 4-5 months On IL, eligible for return (60-day IL)
P Dave Ramsey Torn labrum (Shoulder) 6 months 45 day(s) left (60-day IL)
LF David Minchew Strained abdominal muscle one week On IL, eligible for return
UPCOMING GAMES
Mon 8/31
vs BAL
LHP O. Zacarias
9-6, 5.25
Tue 9/1
vs BAL
RHP B. Giraldo
16-2, 2.68
Wed 9/2
vs BAL
RHP G. Ciccolella
13-7, 3.34
Fri 9/4
vs MIA
RHP M. Nicholls
6-11, 4.83
Sat 9/5
vs MIA
RHP J. Abrams
4-3, 4.96
LINKS
Roster Ratings
News Potential Ratings
Major Transactions Leaders
Transactions Batting Stats
Injuries Pitching Stats
Personnel Fielding Stats
Schedule Top Prospects
Positional Strength Player Salaries
Financial Report Minor League System
NEWS
STANDINGS
Atlantic Division W L PCT GB
Baltimore Orioles 87 39 .690 -
Virginia Black Bears 77 49 .611 10.0
Atlanta Braves 67 59 .532 20.0
Cincinnati Reds 57 69 .452 30.0
Pittsburgh Pirates 56 70 .444 31.0
Miami Marlins 55 71 .437 32.0
Philadelphia Phillies 48 78 .381 39.0
Washington Nationals 45 81 .357 42.0
TEAM INFORMATION
Record overall 77-49, .611 PCT
Position in Division 2nd, 10 GB
Record at home 42-21, .667 PCT
Record on the road 35-28, .556 PCT
Record in X-inning games 5-4, .556 PCT
Record in one-run games 23-15, .605 PCT
Record versus LHP 22-17, .564 PCT
Record versus RHP 55-32, .632 PCT
Record last 10 games 9-1, .900 PCT
Record in April 9-12, .429 PCT
Record in May 18-9, .667 PCT
Record in June 15-11, .577 PCT
Record in July 16-10, .615 PCT
Record in August 19-7, .731 PCT
BATTING STATS & RANKINGS
Batting Average .252 - 9th in EAST
On-Base Percentage .326 - 3rd in EAST
Slugging Percentage .428 - 4th in EAST
On-Base + Slugging .754 - 4th in EAST
Runs Scored 609 - 4th in EAST
Hits 1090 - tied for 8th in EAST
Extra-Base Hits 387 - 8th in EAST
Home Runs 172 - 3rd in EAST
Bases On Balls 426 - 3rd in EAST
Strikeouts 1118 - 9th in EAST
Stolen Bases 64 - 10th in EAST
PITCHING STATS & RANKINGS
Earned Run Average 3.38 - 2nd in EAST
Starters' ERA 3.70 - 4th in EAST
Bullpen ERA 2.68 - 2nd in EAST
Runs allowed 478 - 3rd in EAST
Hits allowed 953 - 3rd in EAST
Opponents AVG .225 - 3rd in EAST
BABIP .281 - 2nd in EAST
Home Runs allowed 143 - tied for 9th in EAST
Bases On Balls 281 - 2nd in EAST
Strikeouts 1240 - 5th in EAST
MINOR LEAGUE SYSTEM
Durham Bulls (AAA)
70-74, .486, 15 GB
Montgomery Biscuits (AA)
82-52, .612, 5 GB
Charlotte Stone Crabs (A+)
44-90, .328, 43 GB
Bowling Green Hot Rods (A)
65-69, .485, 24 GB
Hudson Valley Renegades (A-)
31-34, .477, 9 GB
Princeton Rays (R+)
36-29, .554, 5 GB
Pembroke Pines Herons (R)
31-34, .477, 20 GB
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