Piedmont Boll Weevils

From BR Bullpen


After the 1996 season, the Piedmont Phillies were renamed the Piedmont Boll Weevils. After the 2000 season, NASCAR driver Dale Earnhardt (nicknamed "The Intimidator") became a part-owner in the club, and the team was renamed the Kannapolis Intimidators in his honor.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Hitting Coach Pitching Coach
1996 72-66 6th Roy Majtyka Lost in 1st round John Martin
1997 70-72 8th Ken Oberkfell Floyd Rayford John Martin
1998 76-65 6th Ken Oberkfell Lost in 1st round Ken Westray
1999 69-71 9th Ken Oberkfell Jerry Martin
2000 90-47 1st Greg Legg Lost in 1st round Jerry Martin Rod Nichols