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The Salem Cowtippers

2002, 2005, 2008, 2010, 2013 Ozzie League Champions
1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 Benes Division Champions
2004, 2005, 2007, 2008 Butler Division Champions
2010, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 OL Wild Card Winner

 

OWNER
Name: Mike Glander
Home Town: Salem, NH
Age: 47
Birthday: January 11th
Occupation: Data Architect/Analyst
Hobbies: Billiards, reading, writing, beer-drinking, politicking, philosophizing
Family: Married, with three sons.
Favorite team: Yankees
Fantasy baseball experience: SSI Computer Baseball 1981-1987, Earl Weaver Baseball 1987-1990, Rotisserie baseball 1991-1998
Brush with fame: Once met Tom DiStefano in person. Once called a "geek" by Jay Leno. Once owned Mia Farrow's dog. Was once neighbors with the lead singer from Godsmack. Got to hold Jim Doyle's scorebook once.
BDBL member since: 11/6/98

 

HISTORY
Year Owner Team Name Record
1999 Mike Glander Salem Cowtippers 99-61 (1st)
2000 93-67 (1st)
2001 107-53 (1st)
2002 112-48 (1st)
2003 87-73 (2nd)
2004 104-56 (1st)
2005     108-52 (1st)
2006     71-89 (4th)
2007     110-50 (1st)
2008     103-57 (1st)
2009     76-84 (2nd)
2010     95-65 (2nd)*
2011     95-65 (2nd)
2012     84-76 (2nd)*
2013     93-67 (2nd)*
2014     100-60 (2nd)*
2015     96-64 (2nd)*
2016     66-94 (4th)

 

1999 Benes Division Champions
1999

2000 Benes Division Champions
2000
2001 Benes Division Champions
2001
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2002
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2004
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2005
 

2007

2008
Ozzie Award
2002
Ozzie Award
2005
Ozzie Award
2008

2010

2013

 

COACHING STAFF
Pitching Coach: Greg Maddux
Hitting Coach: Mike Magnante
First Base Coach: Lance Berkman
Third Base Coach: Graig Nettles
Bench Coach: Rick Reuschel
Bullpen Coach: Ben Davis
Special Advisor: Jim Doyle
Broadcast team: John Sterling (non-biased play-by-play), Paul O'Neill (demoted hitting coach) and Kate Upton (sideline reporter/eye-candy)

 

FARM SYSTEM
Year Rank #1 Pick #1 Prospect
1999   Sean Burroughs  
2000 1 Xavier Nady Sean Burroughs (6)
2001 7 Adam Johnson Sean Burroughs (5)
2002 10 Chris Burke Mark Teixeira (12)
2003 1 Jeremy Brown Mark Teixeira (1)
2004 8 Brent Clevlen B.J. Upton (2)
2005 7 Jake Stevens Delmon Young (2)
2006 8 Chris Marrero Carlos Quentin (14)
2007 5 Dellin Betances Cameron Maybin (6)
2008 3 Eric Hosmer Jay Bruce (1)
2009 10 A.J. Pollock Pedro Alvarez (16)
2010 6 Nick Castellanos Stephen Strasburg (1)
2011 20 Kyle Parker Gary Sanchez (35)
2012 23 Joe Panik Mikie Mahtook (126)
2013 23 Hiroyuki Nakajima None
2014 9 Stephen Piscotty Kris Bryant (11)
2015 13 Phil Bickford Kris Bryant (2)
2016 2 Byung Ho Park Trea Turner (12)
2017 13 J.B. Bukauskas Andrew Benintendi (1)