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Big Daddy Baseball League

www.bigdaddybaseball.com

O F F I C I A L   S I T E   O F   T H E   B I G   D A D D Y   B A S E B A L L   L E A G U E

Teams

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1999, 2000, 2001, 2003* BDBL Champions
1999, 2000, 2001, 2003 OL Champions
1999, 2000, 2001, 2002,
2003, 2006, 2010 Butler Division Champions
2004, 2008 OL Wild Card Winner

 

OWNER
Name: Ian Hartner
Home Town: Charlotte, NC
Age: 35
Birthday: May 12th
Family: Wife, Emily, is a Lutheran pastor. Three-year-old son training to become a left-handed pitcher (although he's pretty sure he's right-handed), head of the grounds crew at Citizens Bank Park, or a train engineer.
Occupation: Data Warehouse Engineer
Favorite team: Phillies
Hobbies: Baseball, woodworking, house projects, reading, chorus, and solo singing
Brush with fame: Was in a bar band in 2009 that played at a bar once...
Fantasy baseball experience: Fantasy baseball since 2005
BDBL member since: 12/27/2018

 

HISTORY
Year Owner Team Name Record
1999 Paul Marazita Stamford Zoots 97-63 (1st)
2000 99-61 (1st)
2001 112-48 (1st)
2002 104-56 (1st)
2003 115-45 (1st)
2004 Paul Marazita / Andy Lurie 96-64 (2nd)
2005 Andy Lurie/Ed McGowan Corona Confederates 73-87 (4th)
2006 Ed McGowan   95-65 (1st)
2007     73-87 (3rd)
2008     98-62 (2nd)
2009     70-90 (3rd)
2010     96-64 (1st)
2011     66-94 (3rd)
2012     80-80 (3rd)
2013     64-96 (4th)
2014     63-97 (3rd)
2015 Ed McGowan / Rodney Wilkie   71-89 (4th)
2016 Rodney Wilkie Western Kansas Buffaloes 69-91 (2nd)
2017     54-106 (3rd)
2018 Rodney Wilkie / Lee Scholtz   45-115 (4th)

 

COACHING STAFF
Pitching Coach: Ditka
Hitting Coach: Ditka
First Base Coach: Ditka
Third Base Coach: Ditka
Bench Coach: Ditka
Fielding Coach: Ditka
Bullpen Coach: Ditka
Special Advisor: Ditka
Broadcast Team: Vin Scully

 

FARM SYSTEM
Year Rank #1 Pick #1 Prospect
1999   Nick Johnson  
2000 2 Chip Ambres Nick Johnson (3)
2001 6 Juan Cruz Nick Johnson (19)
2002 4 Kenny Baugh Juan Cruz (7)
2003 3 Tim Stauffer Brandon Phillips (2)
2004 5 Josh Banks Joe Mauer (1)
2005 6 Cameron Maybin Jose Capellan (23)
2006 7 Marcus Sanders Prince Fielder (5)
2007 24 Hank Conger Hank Conger (100)
2008 11 Matt Latos Brandon Wood (19)
2009 22 Daryl Jones Nick Adenhart (54)
2010 18 Yordy Cabrera Drew Storen (53)
2011 24 Roughned Odor Hank Conger (105)
2012 22 James Paxton Zack Cozart (115)
2013 23 Cody Asche None
2014 21 Grant Holmes Roughned Odor (50)
2015 20 Willy Adames Grant Holmes (87)
2016 10 None Willy Adames (44)
2017 12 Luis A. Basabe Willy Adames (21)
2018 11 Ethan Hankins Willy Adames (21)