2016 Hall of Fame Voting
Vote for three nominees from the final ballot of 10 listed below. The top three nominees with the most points at the end of voting will receive one fan vote each on the Hall of Fame Committee.
The 2016 Hall of Fame class will be announced at the Whitecaps Winter Baseball Banquet in January 2016.
When submitting your three votes, please list them in order with your top choice listed as number one.
Emil Brown ('95) - In 124 games led the Whitecaps in RBIs with 67 and stolen bases with 35 that season. Went on to play in ten Major Leagues seasons with 2005 was his best with 17 HRs 86 RBIs while hitting .286 with Kansas City.
Mike Quade ('96) - Led the Whitecaps to a 77 - 61 record and their first League Championship in 1996. Went on to coach and manage in the Major Leagues with the Chicago Cubs in 2010 and 2011. He is currently the Manager at Triple A Rochester.
Calvin Chipperfield ('00) - Spent the 2000 season with the Whitecaps, amassing a 12-3 record with a 2.13 ERA and 151 strikeouts. Threw a no-hitter against Kane County on June 13, 2000. Spent five years in the Tigers Minor League system, playing as high as Double-A Erie.
Don Kelly ('02) - Hit .286 with 59 RBIs for the Whitecaps in 2002. Has gone on to play in eight Major League seasons and is currently with the Miami Marlins.
Juan Tejeda ('02) - Hit .300 with 106 RBI and 34 doubles during the 2002 season with the White¬caps. Spent five seasons in the Tigers Minor League system, playing as high as Double-A Erie, before spending three seasons with the Pirates, Mets, and Phillies organizations.
Phil Regan ('02-'03) - A native of Ostego, Michigan, spent six seasons with the Tigers from 1960-1965. Began his coaching career as the head coach at Grand Valley State University from 1973-1982, and went on to manage the Baltimore Orioles in 1995 before managing the Whitecaps in 2002 and 2003.
Matt Joyce ('06) - Batted .258 with 11 HR, 30 2B and led team with 86 RBI in one season with West Michigan in 2006. Currently in his 8th Major League Season with the Anaheim Angels and was an All-Star in 2011.
Cameron Maybin ('06) - Hit .304 with 9 HR, 69 RBI and 27 stolen bases in his one season with West Michigan, and was chosen to play in 2006 MLB All-Star Futures Game. Led team to 2006 MWL title, and was named MWL Prospect of the Year in 2006. Currently in his 9th Major League season and first with the Braves.
Alex Avila ('08) - Joined the team after the 2008 draft. Hit .305 and had 22 RBIs in 58 games. Was a 2011 Major League All-Star and is currently in his 7th year with the Detroit Tigers.
Avisail Garcia - spent part of the '09 season and the '10 season with the Whitecaps. In 2010 he had 139 hits, 63 RBIs and 20 stolen bases. He is currently in 4th Major League season and third with the White Sox.