2018 League Leaders -- Final

September 12, 2018 – 09:00 AM
Batting average (Top 15 - At least 25 at-bats)
  AB  H AVG
Matt Jeffery, Oakland 48  25 .520
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 50  23 .460
Alex Banko, Oakland 40  17 .425
Jason Ashby, Oakland 32  13 .406
Caleb Hare, Tri-State 36  14 .388
Seth Wright, Oakland 36  14 .388
Hunter Jenkins, Cumberland 51  19 .372
Anthony Gavin, Oakland 36  13 .361
Alex Beiler, Oakland 57  21 .368
Nick Corwell, Tri-State 36   12 .333
Jake Van Meter, Cumberland 27  9 .333
Chris Wilson, Cumberland 37  12 .324
Brooks Carr, Oakland 28   9 .321
Corey Helbig, Oakland 33   10 .303
       

 

Runs  
Matt Jeffery, Oakland 30
Alex Beiler, Oakland 28
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 16
Alex Banko, Oakland 15
Anthony Gavin, Oakland 12
   
Doubles  
Matt Jeffery, Oakland 6
Seth Wright, Oakland 6
Jason Ashby, Oakland 6
Gage Shaffer, Cumberland 4
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 4
   
Triples  
Matt Jeffery, Oakland 2
Alex Banko, Oakland 1
Ryan Colaw, Petersburg 1
Anthony Gavin, Oakland 1
Cody Jefferys, Cumberland 1
Seth Wright, Oakland

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Home Runs  
Matt Jeffery, Oakland 2
Alex Banko, Oakland 1
Brooks Carr, Oakland 1
Anthony Gavin, Oakland 1
Jordan Nicewarner, Tri-State 1

 

Runs Batted In  
Matt Jeffery, Oakland 19
Anthony Gavin, Oakland 17
Alex Banko, Oakland 16
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 14
Brooks Carr, Oakland 12

 

Stolen Bases  
Alex Banko, Oakland  11 
Alex Beiler, Oakland 11
Hunter Jenkins, Cumberland  6
Matt Jeffery, Oakland  6
Anthony Gavin, Oakland  5
   
Pitching Wins  
Sam Aloi, Oakland 4
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 4
Nathan King, Oakland 4
Wade McGee, Cumberland 3
Brian Powell, Tri-State 3

 

Earned run average (At least 15 innings pitched) IP H   ER  BB SO   ERA
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 20   11    2   13   26   0.70
Wade McGee, Cumberland 28 2/3  16    4   14   25   0.98
Trenton Eirich, Cumberland 15 2/3   15    4   2   12   1.78
Brian Powell, Tri-State 19   21    5   1   14   1.84
Nathan King, Oakland 30   18    10   16   30   2.33
Cameron Bratton, Cumberland 19   18    8   7   23   2.94
Sam Aloi, Oakland 30   33    14   8   23   3.26
Ty Wickline, Oakland 15   20    7   4   14   3.26
Caleb Hare, Tri-State 15 1/3   16    8   10   14   3.65
                   
Strikeouts (at least 15 innings pitched) IP       SO   Per Game
Ryan Valentine, Oakland 20  26 9.10
Cameron Bratton, Cumberland 19 23  8.47
Korey Reed, Petersburg 19 19 7.00
Nathan King, Oakland 30 30 7.00
Josh Stemaier, Tri-State 16 2/3   16 6.73
Statistics include all regular-season games

Players, coaches, officials among inductees to National Hall of Fame

October 3, 2018 – 08:15 AM

The National Semi-Pro Basebal Hall of Fame, located in Evansville, Indiana, will induct its fifth class on Nov. 10, and among those to enter the hall are players, coaches and league officials of the PenMar-WV League, which recently concluded its 70th consecutive season of operation with the Cumberland Orioles winning the playoff championship as well as the Maryland state championship.

Players of a league that reach the major leagues are automatic inductees to the Semi-Pro Hall of Fame. From the PenMar-WV League, those players are: John Kruk, Leo Mazzone, Sam Perlozzo, Bob Robertson and Tobi Stoner.

Players to be inducted to the Semi-Pro Hall of Fame this year are: Basil Armstrong (Bel Air); Gene Decker, Chris Glass, Joe Rowan (Everett); Mike Keel, Vohn Lehman, Mike Mathews, Gene Stair (Hyndman); John Chaney, Jerry Mahoney, Junie Perry (Keyser); Wayne Mathias (Moorefield); Pete Skidmore, Bobby Uhl (Mount Savage); Phil Cook, Rick O'Reilly, Bob Raines, Don Raines (Tri-Towns); Stan Fitzwater, Mike Gustave, John Helmick, Francis Mouse, Tim Mouse, Lawrence Nesselrodt, Mark Tysinger (Oakland).

Several of the listed players played for more than one team during their careers.

Coaches to be inducted: Bob Bryant (Hyndman); Phil Caruso, Terry Helbig (Oakland).

Officials to be inducted: John Culp, Terry Helbig, Harry "Henskie" Ritchey.

Umpires: Doug Ellis, Steve Hines, Rick Renotas.

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