BRASS BASEBALL LEAGUE
OWNER DIRECTORY

Joal Kjarsgaard
Forest Park, IL

FLEETWOOD WALKERS

INAUGURAL SEASON
1999: co-managed Metropolis Avengers
2000: Fleetwood Walkers

SOM HISTORY
1993: First played Strat-O-Matic as a freshman in college.
1993-1994: Replayed 1962 SF/LA pennant race with Andrew Wiesner
1996: First played computer version of Strat-O-Matic (1995 MLB season)
1999-present: Member of winter SOM league (Winter Association of Strat Players)
2003-present: Commission of winter SOM league (WASP)
2004: Won championship of winter SOM league (team: Urbana Shockers)

FRANCHISE NOTES
2000: Inaugural BRASSball season
2001: Reached playoffs as Wild Card; lost to Stanley in NLDS
2002: Lost one-game playoff to Bloomington for Wild Card

OCCUPATION
Marketing

MARITAL STATUS
Married (November 2004)

CHILDREN
None

OTHER HOBBIES/INTERESTS
Movies, music and sports

FAVORITE BASEBALL TEAM
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (2002 World Series Champions)

FAVORITE PLAYER
No one all-time favorite. Some favorites in approximate chronological order:
Devon White (originally known to me only as "DWhite" in newspaper box scores)
Brian Downing (Superman look-alike)
Wally Joyner (Welcome to Wally World)
Chili Davis (greatest Jamaican player ever; Devon White a close second)
Jim Abbott (threw no-hitter while I attended a Wisconsin/Nevada football game)
Chuck Finley (pre-Tawny Kitaen)
Tim Salmon (greatest MLB player to have never made an All-Star team?)

FAVORITE BASEBALL MEMORY
2002 World Series, Game 6: Watching the Angels come back from a 5-0 deficit while dressed up as Ozzy Osbourne.