Errors: Games in the Fielding table for 2004
- There are other possible errors in the Games and GS tables, related
to the missing starters that Sean noted. Depending on the data
source, these may be correct in the tables already, but they're wrong
at ESPN, so I figured I'd better report them.
Cleveland RF: Jody Gerut should be credited with 110 GS (vs 109), and
Alex Escobar should be credited with 15 games played and 15 GS (vs
16/16). This dates back to the 5/23/2004 game at Tampa, where Matt
Lawton (the listed starter in left field) left after the top of the
first, with Escobar (the listed starter in RF) moving to LF and Gerut
entering to play RF.
Tampa Bay 3B: Aubrey Huff should be credited with 86 games played and
84 games started (vs 87/85), and BJ Upton should be credited with 12
GS (vs 11). On 10/2/2004 in Detroit, Carl Crawford (the listed
starter in LF) left after the top of the first, with Huff (the listed
starter at 3B) moving to LF and Upton entering to play 3B.
Mets RF: Eric Valent should be credited with 9 GS (vs 8), and Shane
Spencer should be credited with 19 games played and 11 GS (vs 20/12).
On 4/11/2004 vs Montreal, Valent replaced listed LF starter Cliff
Floyd as a pinch-runner in the top of the first. Listed RF starter
Spencer moved to LF in the bottom of the inning, with Valent going to