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The Central Interstate League ran from 1888-1889 with teams from Indiana, Iowa, and Illinois.

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[edit] Cities Represented

[edit] Teams and Statistics

[edit] 1888

1888 Central Interstate League
President: William H. Allen

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
Davenport 40 18 .690 0 William Henry Lucas
Peoria Reds 38 22 .633 3 Charles Flynn
Crawfordsville ### / Terre Haute 32 26 .552 8 Albert Miller
Bloomington Reds 26 28 .538 12 Edward Wochner / Cheney / Farrell
Dubuque #### 21 18 .538 NA C.R. McQuade
Danville Browns #### 15 25 .375 NA L.O. Platt
Rockford ## 11 23 .324 NA William Allen
Decatur # / Lafayette #### 7 30 .189 NA Michael Hurley / William McMillen

#Decatur (6-23) moved to Lafayette June 13.
##Rockford disbanded June 26.
###Crawfordsville (21-21) moved to Terre Haute July 2.
####Danville disbanded July 5
####Lafayette and Dubuque disbanded July 9.
The league disbanded in late July.

Player Statistics
Player Team Stat Tot Player Team Stat Tot
W.A. Schwartz Peoria BA .389 Owen Williams Davenport Runs 65
W.A. Schwartz Peoria Hits 82 A.W. Snyder Crawford/Terre Haute HR 6

[edit] 1889

1889 Central Interstate League
President: Joseph C. Pritchard

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
Quincy Ravens 66 50 .569 0 George Brackett
Springfield Senators 65 53 .551 2 Harry Smith
Burlington Babies 55 62 .470 11.5 William Henry Lucas
Peoria Canaries 55 64 .462 12.5 Charles Flynn / Charles Levis
Evansville Hoosiers 51 69 .425 17 Walton Goldsby / Jacob Aydelotte / Doug Crothers
Davenport # 57 45 .559 NA Charles Holacher / Robert Allen
# Davenport disbanded September 11.
No Playoff Scheduled.

Player Statistics
Player Team Stat Tot Player Team Stat Tot
Allen McCauley NA BA .317 Phil Routcliffe NA Runs 122
Floyd Lauman NA Hits 132 Lew Whistler Evansville HR 22

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[edit] Source

The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball: Second Edition.

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