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1898 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 Ned Connor 1 1871 1871 0 -0.1 7 33 33 6 7 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .212 .212 .212 .424 Jan 28 Philadelphia, PA, United States
2 Edward Cramer 1 1883 1883 0 -0.1 2 7 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .143 .000 .143 Feb 23 Brooklyn, NY, United States
3 Martin Duke 1 1891 1891 0 -0.1 4 9 9 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .222 .333 Dec 31 Minneapolis, MN, United States
4 Curry Foley 5 1879 1883 0 3.6 305 1339 1305 192 373 57 12 6 128 34 83 .286 .304 .362 .666 Oct 20 New York, NY, United States
5 Bill Hague 5 1875 1879 0 1.5 301 1295 1276 134 303 23 2 2 114 3 4 19 90 .237 .249 .263 .512 Nov 21 Philadelphia, PA, United States
6 Tony Hellman 1 1886 1886 0 -0.1 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Mar 29 Cincinnati, OH, United States
7 Bobby Mathews 15 1871 1887 0 -7.1 623 2559 2486 318 504 48 9 1 164 10 5 73 62 .203 .225 .230 .456 Apr 17 Baltimore, MD, United States
8 Charlie McCullough 1 1890 1890 0 -1.2 29 101 95 3 3 0 0 0 1 3 6 .032 .089 .032 .121 Apr 13 Brooklyn, NY, United States
9 Henry Meyers 1 1890 1890 0 -0.2 5 21 19 2 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .158 .238 .158 .396 Jun 28 Harrisburg, PA, United States
10 Jiggs Parrott 4 1892 1895 0 -4.1 320 1383 1330 175 311 35 23 6 152 62 38 92 .234 .258 .308 .566 Apr 14 Phoenix, AZ, United States
11 Tom Power 1 1890 1890 0 -0.5 38 140 125 11 26 3 1 0 6 6 13 .208 .293 .248 .541 Feb 25 San Francisco, CA, United States
12 William Rexter 1 1875 1875 0 -0.1 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Jun 23 Staten Island, NY, United States
13 John Richmond 8 1875 1885 0 6.1 440 1833 1725 239 410 45 28 5 83 1 0 103 80 .238 .283 .305 .588 Oct 5 Philadelphia, PA, United States
14 Val Robinson 1 1872 1872 0 -0.2 7 31 30 6 6 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 .200 .226 .200 .426 Aug 2 Washington, DC, United States
15 Harry Smith 2 1877 1889 0 -0.8 35 137 132 11 29 3 1 0 7 0 5 12 .220 .248 .258 .506 Jun 4 Queensville, IN, United States
16 John Sneed 3 1884 1891 0 3.7 263 1131 982 197 263 26 21 4 130 68 132 29 .268 .364 .349 .714 Dec 27 Jackson, TN, United States
17 Bill Stearns 5 1871 1875 0 -1.9 99 411 397 56 76 2 0 0 31 1 1 14 25 .191 .219 .196 .415 Dec 30 Washington, DC, United States
18 Bill Tierney 2 1882 1884 0 -0.1 2 9 8 1 1 0 0 0 1 .125 .222 .125 .347 Sep 21 Boston, MA, United States
19 Mother Watson 1 1887 1887 0 -0.0 2 10 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .125 .300 .125 .425 Nov 23 Middleport, OH, 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 Martin Duke 1 1891 1891 0 -0.9 0 3 .000 7.43 4 3 1 2 0 0 23.0 36 33 19 0 19 5 0 0 11 123 2.391 Dec 31 Minneapolis, MN, United States
2 Curry Foley 5 1879 1883 0 -2.1 27 27 .500 3.54 69 50 16 39 2 0 442.2 511 311 174 3 64 127 0 25 1938 1.299 Oct 20 New York, NY, United States
3 Bobby Mathews 15 1871 1887 0 62.2 297 248 .545 2.86 578 568 12 525 20 3 4956.0 5601 3497 1573 70 532 1528 48 3 253 21997 1.237 Apr 17 Baltimore, MD, United States
4 Charlie McCullough 1 1890 1890 0 -1.4 5 23 .179 4.88 29 28 1 27 0 0 241.2 276 199 131 6 116 69 16 0 23 1124 1.622 Apr 13 Brooklyn, NY, United States
5 Bill Stearns 5 1871 1875 0 -7.4 13 64 .169 4.28 84 79 4 73 0 0 699.2 1167 1001 333 13 46 24 0 21 3668 1.734 Dec 30 Washington, DC, United States
6 Mother Watson 1 1887 1887 0 -0.4 0 1 .000 5.79 2 2 0 1 0 0 14.0 22 18 9 0 6 1 0 0 3 73 2.000 Nov 23 Middleport, OH, United States
Totals 28 1871 1891 0 50 342 366 .483 3.16 766 730 34 667 22 3 6377.0 7613 5059 2239 92 783 1754 64 3 336 28923 1.622
Rk Mgr Yrs From To W L W-L% G>.500 G BestFin WrstFin AvRk Date of Death Died
1 Charlie Byrne 3 1885 1887 174 172 .503 2 354 3 6 4.6
2 Charlie Hackett 2 1884 1885 50 99 .336 -49 150 5 7 6.5
Totals 5 1884 1887 224 271 .453 -47 504 3 7 5.2