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1897 Major League Baseball Died this Year

Rk Name Yrs From To ASG WAR/pos G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS Date of Death Died
1 Andy Allison 1 1872 1872 0 -0.5 22 93 92 9 15 2 0 0 10 0 0 1 2 .163 .172 .185 .357 Mar 21 Brooklyn, NY, United States
2 Dave Anderson 2 1889 1890 0 -0.5 21 65 62 6 6 1 0 0 0 0 1 15 .097 .138 .113 .251 Mar 22 Chester, PA, United States
3 Kid Baldwin 7 1884 1890 0 -2.0 441 1726 1677 186 371 56 27 7 178 40 36 90 .221 .243 .299 .543 Jul 10 Cincinnati, OH, United States
4 Wes Blogg 1 1883 1883 0 -0.1 9 34 34 0 5 0 0 0 0 .147 .147 .147 .294 Mar 10 Baltimore, MD, United States
5 William Brown 7 1887 1894 0 1.0 418 1729 1589 236 415 70 17 6 252 39 123 124 .261 .319 .338 .657 Dec 20 San Francisco, CA, United States
6 Dave Foutz 13 1884 1896 0 14.4 1136 4859 4537 784 1253 186 91 31 750 280 300 183 .276 .323 .378 .701 Mar 5 Waverly, MD, United States
7 John Gilroy 2 1895 1896 0 -0.1 13 31 30 8 7 1 0 0 4 0 1 5 .233 .258 .267 .525 Aug 4 Norfolk, VA, United States
8 Milo Lockwood 1 1884 1884 0 -0.2 20 75 67 9 14 1 0 0 8 .209 .293 .224 .517 Oct 9 Economy, PA, United States
9 Frank McGinn 1 1890 1890 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 Nov 17 Cincinnati, OH, United States
10 Jim McKeever 1 1884 1884 0 -0.8 16 66 66 13 9 0 0 0 0 .136 .136 .136 .273 Aug 19 Boston, MA, United States
11 Sam Moran 1 1895 1895 0 -0.1 11 27 26 5 4 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 .154 .185 .346 .531 Aug 27 Rochester, NY, United States
12 Tricky Nichols 6 1875 1882 0 -1.7 125 472 460 40 78 7 4 0 16 5 0 12 27 .170 .191 .202 .393 Aug 22 Bridgeport, CT, United States
13 Bill Quarles 2 1891 1893 0 -0.2 6 22 20 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .100 .182 .100 .282 Mar 25 Petersburg, VA, United States
14 Old Hoss Radbourn HOF 12 1880 1891 0 2.5 653 2654 2487 308 585 64 11 9 259 26 158 244 .235 .283 .281 .564 Feb 5 Bloomington, IL, United States
15 Jack Scheible 2 1893 1894 0 -0.1 3 8 7 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 .143 .250 .143 .393 Aug 9 Youngstown, OH, United States
16 Harry Scherer 1 1889 1889 0 0.0 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 Apr 2 New York, NY, United States
17 Jake Seymour 1 1882 1882 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Aug 1 Allegheny, PA, United States
18 Charlie Smith 1 1871 1871 0 0.2 14 73 72 15 19 2 1 0 5 6 0 1 1 .264 .274 .319 .593 Nov 15 Great Neck, NY, United States
19 Fleury Sullivan 1 1884 1884 0 -1.2 54 194 189 14 29 2 1 0 5 .153 .175 .175 .350 Feb 8 East St. Louis, IL, United States
20 Joe Sullivan 4 1893 1896 0 1.8 415 1845 1656 289 495 45 29 11 227 51 117 80 .299 .362 .381 .743 Nov 2 Charlestown, MA, United States
21 Charles Yingling 1 1894 1894 0 -0.0 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 Apr 13 Baltimore, MD, United States

Pitching

Batters Above / Managers Below
Rk Name Yrs From To ASG WAR W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP Date of Death Died
1 Dave Anderson 2 1889 1890 0 -0.7 3 13 .188 5.45 21 17 3 15 0 0 150.1 177 130 91 4 74 56 8 0 6 705 1.670 Mar 22 Chester, PA, United States
2 Kid Baldwin 7 1884 1890 0 -0.3 0 0 9.00 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.0 5 6 4 0 6 1 0 0 0 23 2.750 Jul 10 Cincinnati, OH, United States
3 Dave Foutz 13 1884 1896 0 22.7 147 66 .690 2.84 251 216 33 202 16 4 1997.1 1843 1068 631 38 510 790 58 0 94 8425 1.178 Mar 5 Waverly, MD, United States
4 John Gilroy 2 1895 1896 0 -0.5 1 4 .200 6.23 9 4 4 2 0 0 43.1 63 48 30 3 25 2 4 0 2 218 2.031 Aug 4 Norfolk, VA, United States
5 Milo Lockwood 1 1884 1884 0 -3.2 1 9 .100 7.32 11 10 0 6 0 0 67.2 99 95 55 4 15 48 0 17 325 1.685 Oct 9 Economy, PA, United States
6 Sam Moran 1 1895 1895 0 -0.8 2 4 .333 7.47 10 6 4 6 0 0 62.2 78 63 52 2 51 19 3 0 7 314 2.059 Aug 27 Rochester, NY, United States
7 Tricky Nichols 6 1875 1882 0 -2.0 28 73 .277 3.04 106 98 9 90 1 0 881.0 1045 672 298 6 91 174 1 66 3941 1.289 Aug 22 Bridgeport, CT, United States
8 Bill Quarles 2 1891 1893 0 -0.3 3 2 .600 6.24 6 5 1 5 0 0 49.0 63 47 34 3 17 16 4 0 4 229 1.633 Mar 25 Petersburg, VA, United States
9 Old Hoss Radbourn HOF 12 1880 1891 0 73.5 309 194 .614 2.68 527 502 24 488 35 3 4527.1 4328 2273 1347 118 875 1830 54 0 214 18918 1.149 Feb 5 Bloomington, IL, United States
10 Jack Scheible 2 1893 1894 0 0.2 1 2 .333 5.40 3 3 0 2 1 0 18.1 21 19 11 0 13 1 1 0 1 89 1.855 Aug 9 Youngstown, OH, United States
11 Jake Seymour 1 1882 1882 0 -0.4 0 1 .000 7.88 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 16 13 7 0 2 2 0 5 43 2.250 Aug 1 Allegheny, PA, United States
12 Fleury Sullivan 1 1884 1884 0 -1.4 16 35 .314 4.20 51 51 0 51 2 0 441.0 496 328 206 15 96 189 20 0 25 1967 1.342 Feb 8 East St. Louis, IL, United States
Totals 50 1875 1896 0 86.8 511 403 .559 3.02 998 914 79 868 55 7 8250.0 8234 4762 2766 193 1775 3128 152 1 441 35197 1.149
Rk Mgr Yrs From To W L W-L% G>.500 G BestFin WrstFin AvRk Date of Death Died
1 Ollie Caylor 3 1885 1887 163 182 .472 -19 353 2 7 4.6
2 Dave Foutz 4 1893 1896 264 257 .507 7 532 5 10 6.7
Totals 7 1885 1896 427 439 .493 -12 885 2 10 5.9