The OCWA is approaching its’ fifth season of existence, and there are several milestones that are upcoming for OCWA players and teams. Here’s a look at what might be coming up this season.
Winning Streak-If the Freaky Franchise does not lose before June 24, they will not have lost a regular season game in two years. They have not lost in the last 28 regular season games.
Championship Watch-Justin Tomkins has a chance to win his third consecutive Opening Day Tournament championship, and his fifth overall.
Championship Watch-Ryan Bush has a chance to win his third consecutive OCWA Championship, and his fourth overall.
Probable Individual Milestones
At-Bats-Ryan Bush (467) expected to reach 500 at-bats.
Runs-Ryan Bush (286) and Chris Roeder (264) expected to reach 300 runs scored.
Hits-Chris Roeder (197) expected to reach 200 hits. (Ryan Bush has already passed this milestone with 227)
Doubles-Ryan Bush (47) and Justin Tomkins (46) expected to reach 50 doubles.
Triples-Chris Sacheli (18) expected to reach 20 triples.
Home Runs-Chris Roeder (89) expected to reach 100 home runs. (Ryan Bush has already passed this milestone with 116)
Runs Batted In-Ryan Bush (408) expected to reach 500 RBI.
Batting Strikeouts-Nate St. Ours (95) and Justin Tomkins (83) expected to reach 100 strikeouts. (Jon Suhre has already passed this milestone with 103)
Innings Pitched-Justin Tomkins (95.2) and Jon Suhre (92.0) expected to reach 100 innings pitched. (Ryan Bush (146.2), Chris Roeder (115.1), and Doug Bush (102.1) have already passed this milestone)
Earned Runs-Jon Suhre (245) and James Draveck (241) expected to reach 300 earned runs.
Pitching Walks-Nate St. Ours (242) expected to reach 300 walks.
Pitching Strikeouts-Ryan Bush (343) expected to reach 400 strikeouts.
Possible Individual Milestones
At-Bats-Chris Roeder (407) and Justin Tomkins (405) can potentially reach 500 at-bats.
Runs-Justin Tomkins (246) can potentially reach 300 runs.
Hits-Justin Tomkins (159) and Doug Bush (139) can potentially reach 200 hits.
Doubles-Doug Bush (36) can potentially reach 50 doubles.
Triples-Justin Tomkins (14) can potentially reach 20 triples.
Runs Batted In-Chris Roeder (315) can potentially reach 400 RBI.
Batting Walks-Ben Brown (228), Nate St. Ours (224), Ryan Bush (223), and Justin Tomkins (217) can potentially reach 300 walks.
Batting Strikeouts-Ryan Bush (73) can potentially reach 100 strikeouts.
Earned Runs-Dave Erb (198) and Justin Tomkins (196) can potentially reach 300 earned runs. (Both are expected to reach 200 earned runs)
Pitching Walks-Justin Tomkins (223), Ryan Bush (213), and Dave Erb (194) can potentially reach 300 walks. (Erb is expected to reach 200 walks)
Pitching Strikeouts-Chris Roeder (152) can potentially reach 200 strikeouts.
Wins-Justin Tomkins (22) and Ryan Bush (21) can potentially reach 30 wins.
Losses-Jon Suhre (20) can potentially reach 30 losses.