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1900 American League
From BR Bullpen
The 1900 American League was a minor league, renamed after operating as the Western League prior to that time. It became a major league in 1901 (see American League) and another league continued to operate as the Western League.
The league in 1900 consisted of eight teams, with the Chicago team winning the pennant.
 1900 Standings
|Chicago White Stockings||82-53||--||Charles Comiskey|
|Milwaukee Brewers||79-58||4||Connie Mack|
|Indianapolis Hoosiers||71-64||11||Bill Watkins|
|Detroit Tigers||71-67||12½||George Stallings|
|Kansas City Blues||69-70||15||Jim Manning|
|Cleveland Lake Shores||63-73||19½||Jimmy McAleer|
|Buffalo Bisons||61-78||23||Dan Shannon / Jim Franklin / Joe Franklin / George Carey|
|Minneapolis Millers||53-86||31||Walt Wilmot|
|Avg.||Sam Dugan||Kansas City||.337||HR||Perry Werden||Minneapolis||9|
|Runs||Ollie Pickering||Cleveland||117||Socks Seybold||Indianapolis||9|
|Hits||Ollie Pickering||Cleveland||194||W||Wyatt Lee||Kansas City||23|
|2B||Perry Werden||Minneapolis||39||Pct||Roy Patterson||Chicago||.739 (17-6)|