Men's Playoff Player Of The Year / 2012
The candidates listed below have been nominated for Playoff Player Of The Year and are listed alphabetically (first name).  Their nominations are a result of formula based on the following categories: R%, RBI%, Avg, Slg, BB%. Total ABs are taken into consideration as well.  A player is required to have a minimum of 27 ABs (including BBs) to qualify. The winner will be announced in the Softball America - Year In Review magazine.
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G AB R R% H 1B 1B% 2B 2B% 3B 3B% HR HR% RBI RBI% Avg Slg BB BB% Pts
Mike Bianco  13 50 31 62 41 19 38 9 18 0 0 13 26 48 96 820 1780 1 2 1085
Bill Yokobosky  12 33 25 76 23 17 52 1 3 0 0 5 15 30 91 697 1182 12 27 967
Brian Penecale  26 93 58 62 65 32 34 13 14 1 1 19 20 78 84 699 1473 10 10 966
Jarred Gardner  7 25 15 60 18 9 36 2 8 1 4 6 24 18 72 720 1600 2 7 960
Frank Hackett  21 73 51 70 54 41 56 3 4 0 0 10 14 49 67 740 1192 14 16 930
James Rundatz  11 42 20 48 27 9 21 6 14 2 5 10 24 41 98 643 1595 1 2 925
Mike Chwieroth  13 44 24 55 29 11 25 6 14 1 2 11 25 27 61 659 1591 3 6 900
Jim Kelley  9 35 19 54 24 10 29 8 23 1 3 5 14 22 63 686 1400 1 3 869
Frank Murray  9 32 17 53 22 11 34 4 13 3 9 4 13 18 56 688 1375 1 3 852
Jason Fisher  10 37 13 35 26 14 38 4 11 3 8 5 14 24 65 703 1378 0 0 831
The player rankings listed below are a result of formula based on the following categories: R%, RBI%, Avg, Slg, BB%.  Total ABs are taken into consideration as well.  Point totals are listed. 
G AB R R% H 1B 1B% 2B 2B% 3B 3B% HR HR% RBI RBI% Avg Slg BB BB% Pts
Jeff Kulp  9 34 22 65 23 14 41 3 9 3 9 3 9 10 29 676 1206 1 3 796
Mike DeCristofano  24 92 59 64 54 30 33 9 10 3 3 12 13 41 45 587 1141 7 7 778
Nick D'Angelo  7 24 12 50 14 8 33 2 8 0 0 4 17 11 46 583 1167 3 11 747
Mike Zahradnick  8 27 11 41 14 4 15 4 15 0 0 6 22 16 59 519 1333 3 10 744
James Rose  10 30 17 57 18 14 47 1 3 1 3 2 7 16 53 600 900 5 14 736
Kevin Harrigan  12 47 18 38 28 17 36 2 4 4 9 5 11 30 64 596 1128 1 2 736
Greg Ochs  17 57 25 44 35 27 47 4 7 0 0 4 7 36 63 614 895 5 8 724
Chris VanLuvanee  14 50 26 52 27 12 24 7 14 2 4 6 12 24 48 540 1120 5 9 723
Jeff Hess  10 27 16 59 16 12 44 1 4 2 7 1 4 11 41 593 889 6 18 723
Dan Wehlau  12 41 18 44 24 14 34 3 7 1 2 6 15 19 46 585 1146 1 2 718
Rob McKenna  7 21 13 62 11 8 38 1 5 0 0 2 10 10 48 524 857 6 22 703
Tim Garrafa  8 28 11 39 19 14 50 5 18 0 0 0 0 11 39 679 857 1 3 689
Mike Mishini  12 44 20 45 25 15 34 8 18 2 5 0 0 25 57 568 841 3 6 676
Matt McCleary  18 55 26 47 31 20 36 6 11 2 4 3 5 25 45 564 909 2 4 670
Ben Shull  11 40 13 33 24 13 33 8 20 1 3 2 5 18 45 600 1000 1 2 670
Axel Alicea  11 39 15 38 20 11 28 3 8 0 0 6 15 22 56 513 1051 2 5 669
Bob Argeros  7 27 15 56 16 10 37 4 15 2 7 0 0 7 26 593 889 1 4 664
Greg Hess  8 27 17 63 15 13 48 1 4 0 0 1 4 10 37 556 704 4 13 659
Mike Brown  24 88 34 39 46 21 24 14 16 3 3 8 9 36 41 523 1023 6 6 658
Scott Masulis  9 30 13 43 17 9 30 5 17 1 3 2 7 10 33 567 1000 1 3 657
Jason Falcone  11 28 12 43 14 6 21 3 11 2 7 3 11 11 39 500 1071 1 3 644
Bill Groff  12 42 21 50 22 14 33 7 17 1 2 0 0 14 33 524 738 9 18 627
Dave Dancer  10 36 20 56 18 11 31 3 8 2 6 2 6 10 28 500 861 3 8 622
Matt Homka  17 61 30 49 35 29 48 4 7 2 3 0 0 16 26 574 705 3 5 613
Harry DeCrescio  11 39 14 36 22 16 41 5 13 1 3 0 0 13 33 564 744 3 7 598
Rob Bliss  12 36 11 31 21 14 39 6 17 1 3 0 0 12 33 583 806 0 0 595
CJ Kirby  7 25 11 44 13 11 44 0 0 1 4 1 4 7 28 520 720 5 17 595
Nick Cappuccio  10 28 9 32 15 10 36 3 11 2 7 0 0 11 39 536 786 2 7 590
Rick Kelly  10 34 14 41 16 9 26 4 12 0 0 3 9 13 38 471 853 1 3 580
Anthony Romeo  9 27 7 26 15 11 41 4 15 0 0 0 0 11 41 556 704 3 10 579
Bob Pierce  9 30 10 33 15 11 37 1 3 2 7 1 3 14 47 500 767 1 3 575
Fran Flanagan  7 27 11 41 16 15 56 0 0 0 0 1 4 4 15 593 704 0 0 571
Matt Schaub  9 29 10 34 11 3 10 4 14 1 3 3 10 17 59 379 897 2 6 563
Dan O'Brien  8 28 8 29 15 11 39 1 4 2 7 1 4 7 25 536 821 1 3 561
Phil Gallone  9 28 12 43 14 11 39 2 7 1 4 0 0 8 29 500 643 4 13 560
Brent Riggs  11 34 9 26 17 13 38 1 3 1 3 2 6 13 38 500 765 3 8 557
Mitch Diodato  9 23 7 30 12 11 48 1 4 0 0 0 0 10 43 522 565 4 15 556
Mark Bernacki  24 92 36 39 47 40 43 4 4 2 2 1 1 25 27 511 630 4 4 550
Frank Guido  11 43 20 47 21 14 33 6 14 0 0 1 2 9 21 488 698 1 2 544
CJ Snyder  12 40 11 28 20 14 35 4 10 0 0 2 5 13 33 500 750 2 5 542
Ron Hopkins  16 54 13 24 28 20 37 7 13 1 2 0 0 15 28 519 685 6 10 537
Jamal Covington  22 74 30 41 33 21 28 9 12 2 3 1 1 19 26 446 662 9 11 532
Dick Moody  15 48 16 33 24 22 46 2 4 0 0 0 0 18 38 500 542 2 4 521
Jason Muir  12 40 17 43 18 13 33 4 10 1 3 0 0 10 25 450 600 5 11 518
Dave DeStephanis  21 63 18 29 30 23 37 4 6 2 3 1 2 21 33 476 651 3 5 517
Bradley Hess  10 38 17 45 16 8 21 5 13 1 3 2 5 6 16 421 763 2 5 513
Steve Derrah  12 36 10 28 18 14 39 4 11 0 0 0 0 10 28 500 611 3 8 512
Kyle Benner  12 44 20 45 19 12 27 7 16 0 0 0 0 8 18 432 591 6 12 505
Mike Wesley  9 33 9 27 13 6 18 3 9 0 0 4 12 13 39 394 848 0 0 504
Steph Garrett  15 49 8 16 24 21 43 1 2 0 0 2 4 20 41 490 633 2 4 502
Matt Crowell  11 37 9 24 19 14 38 4 11 1 3 0 0 8 22 514 676 0 0 501
Russ Freed  10 27 7 26 12 8 30 3 11 0 0 1 4 11 41 444 667 1 4 500
John Garrafa  8 26 9 35 11 10 38 0 0 0 0 1 4 11 42 423 538 2 7 491
Dave Shannon  8 29 9 31 14 12 41 1 3 1 3 0 0 7 24 483 586 1 3 490
Shawn Rush  13 47 14 30 23 17 36 5 11 1 2 0 0 4 9 489 638 3 6 486
Mark Bellomo  10 32 8 25 15 13 41 0 0 2 6 0 0 10 31 469 594 1 3 482
DJ Bleam  8 26 12 46 11 11 42 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 23 423 423 5 16 481
Rich Hosbach  8 26 10 38 12 11 42 1 4 0 0 0 0 2 8 462 500 5 16 476
Kevin Mueller  10 30 8 27 14 11 37 2 7 1 3 0 0 5 17 467 600 3 9 474
Dan Shaeffer  9 29 11 38 12 11 38 1 3 0 0 0 0 10 34 414 448 3 9 468
Eric Pincus  11 37 13 35 16 14 38 2 5 0 0 0 0 10 27 432 486 3 8 466
Matt Burns  10 32 14 44 11 9 28 1 3 0 0 1 3 8 25 344 469 5 14 441
Rich Strapple  8 27 5 19 12 10 37 1 4 1 4 0 0 8 30 444 556 0 0 438
Eric Damm  9 31 10 32 12 10 32 1 3 0 0 1 3 8 26 387 516 1 3 430
John Muntz  10 36 13 36 16 15 42 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 444 472 1 3 425
Jim Rosica  8 27 11 41 11 10 37 1 4 0 0 0 0 3 11 407 444 1 4 422
Anthony Caponigro  11 33 13 39 11 9 27 2 6 0 0 0 0 8 24 333 394 7 18 418
Ryan Hankinson  11 36 12 33 13 11 31 1 3 1 3 0 0 10 28 361 444 1 3 408
Carlos Gonzalez  8 27 5 19 12 12 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 19 444 444 1 4 406
Tom Trumbower  10 33 8 24 14 13 39 1 3 0 0 0 0 4 12 424 455 2 6 405
Dave Owens  11 32 11 34 11 9 28 2 6 0 0 0 0 7 22 344 406 4 11 399
Bill Croak  14 43 10 23 16 11 26 3 7 1 2 1 2 7 16 372 558 1 2 397
Jeff Uter  9 26 8 31 10 10 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 15 385 385 2 7 390
Christian Scott  8 27 9 33 9 5 19 3 11 1 4 0 0 3 11 333 519 2 7 388
Steve Mercogliana  16 60 12 20 20 15 25 2 3 2 3 1 2 14 23 333 483 6 9 382
Matt Keller  8 25 6 24 9 8 32 0 0 1 4 0 0 3 12 360 440 3 11 375
Luther McLaughlin  10 32 4 13 11 9 28 1 3 0 0 1 3 6 19 344 469 4 11 360
Sanket Kapadia  8 31 8 26 11 9 29 2 6 0 0 0 0 3 10 355 419 0 0 349
Andrew Wiley  13 42 7 17 14 10 24 3 7 1 2 0 0 9 21 333 452 0 0 345
Will Marsden  11 35 7 20 12 11 31 1 3 0 0 0 0 4 11 343 371 3 8 339
Frank Staber  10 25 7 28 8 8 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 16 320 320 2 7 338
Anthony Graham  12 21 5 24 5 5 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 33 238 238 6 22 324
Ryan Hessler  11 41 5 12 14 13 32 0 0 0 0 1 2 6 15 341 415 0 0 321
Jeff Jafolla  8 26 7 27 8 8 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 15 308 308 1 4 319
Andrew Herman  8 25 7 28 7 6 24 1 4 0 0 0 0 4 16 280 320 2 7 317
Tom McCarthy  10 29 4 14 9 8 28 1 3 0 0 0 0 6 21 310 345 2 6 314
Bill Stone  17 44 9 20 12 12 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 20 273 273 5 10 304
Tim O'Shea, Sr.  18 43 7 16 12 12 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 21 279 279 2 4 289
Glen Hipple  13 41 5 12 13 13 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 7 317 317 2 5 287
Joe Sharp  12 31 5 16 9 9 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 290 290 0 0 268
Brian Dougherty  11 32 4 13 8 8 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 13 250 250 5 14 261
Brian Hess  10 32 5 16 8 7 22 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 250 281 1 3 240
Wayne Wiley  13 33 3 9 7 7 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 15 212 212 3 8 221