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1906 Major League Baseball Retirements

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Rk Yrs From To ASG WAR/pos G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS Last Game Age
1 Harry Armbruster 1 1906 1906 0 1.2 91 330 265 40 63 6 3 2 24 13 43 39 .238 .353 .306 .658 Oct 3 24.197
2 Art Brouthers 1 1906 1906 0 -0.5 37 160 144 18 30 5 1 0 14 4 5 17 .208 .240 .257 .497 Jun 23 23.210
3 Jim Byrnes 1 1906 1906 0 -0.2 10 23 23 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .174 .261 .435 Oct 3 26.271
4 Ben Caffyn 1 1906 1906 0 -0.4 30 118 103 16 20 4 0 0 3 2 12 11 .194 .291 .233 .524 Oct 7 27.239
5 Jack Cameron 1 1906 1906 0 -0.8 18 63 61 3 11 0 0 0 4 0 2 12 .180 .206 .180 .387 Oct 5 22.013
6 Charlie Case 4 1901 1906 0 -0.3 54 151 133 8 18 1 1 0 5 0 13 46 .135 .233 .158 .391 Apr 29 26.234
7 Frank Connaughton 3 1894 1906 0 0.8 146 585 530 98 150 12 4 4 77 26 44 24 .283 .344 .343 .687 Oct 5 37.277
8 Ches Crist 1 1906 1906 0 -0.2 6 12 11 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .083 .000 .083 Oct 1 24.233
9 Mike Cunningham 1 1906 1906 0 0.1 6 12 12 0 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 Sep 21 24.099
10 Snake Deal 1 1906 1906 0 -0.7 65 243 231 13 48 4 3 0 21 15 6 28 .208 .228 .251 .479 Oct 7 27.259
11 Rube DeGroff 2 1905 1906 0 -0.1 16 66 60 4 14 2 1 0 5 1 5 17 .233 .292 .300 .592 Apr 29 26.239
12 Cozy Dolan 9 1895 1906 0 3.3 830 3487 3174 428 855 99 37 10 315 114 227 302 .269 .322 .333 .656 Oct 5 33.306
13 Red Donahue 13 1893 1906 0 -7.1 372 1235 1150 82 175 21 5 1 76 8 32 289 .152 .179 .182 .360 Sep 28 33.248
14 Jerry Donovan 1 1906 1906 0 -0.3 61 177 166 11 33 4 0 0 15 2 6 14 .199 .236 .223 .459 Sep 21 30.018
15 Tom Doran 3 1904 1906 0 -0.4 51 155 132 10 19 3 1 0 4 3 12 18 .144 .236 .182 .418 Aug 11 25.252
16 Pat Duff 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Apr 16 30.345
17 Hugh Duffy HOF 17 1888 1906 0 43.0 1737 7841 7044 1554 2293 325 119 106 1302 574 664 268 .326 .386 .451 .837 Apr 13 39.138
18 Gus Dundon 3 1904 1906 0 1.8 247 930 833 77 168 17 6 0 62 37 64 80 .202 .265 .236 .502 Oct 7 32.089
19 Mal Eason 6 1900 1906 0 -2.4 130 378 356 17 43 3 0 0 15 2 10 81 .121 .147 .129 .276 Oct 4 27.205
20 Harry Eells 1 1906 1906 0 0.1 14 35 32 2 6 2 0 0 1 0 2 17 .188 .257 .250 .507 Aug 14 26.181
21 Wish Egan 3 1902 1906 0 -0.8 42 104 96 6 10 0 0 0 1 1 5 30 .104 .149 .104 .253 Jul 23 25.037
22 Willy Fetzer 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 Sep 4 22.072
23 Norwood Gibson 4 1903 1906 0 -0.6 86 237 203 15 28 2 2 0 6 0 21 94 .138 .222 .167 .390 May 18 29.068
24 John Godwin 2 1905 1906 0 -1.1 81 260 236 15 50 3 1 0 25 9 9 47 .212 .253 .233 .486 Sep 17 29.191
25 Gene Good 1 1906 1906 0 -1.3 34 135 119 4 18 0 0 0 0 2 13 29 .151 .246 .151 .398 Sep 4 23.265
26 Clyde Goodwin 1 1906 1906 0 0.0 4 6 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .200 .200 .400 Oct 2 19.324
27 Mike Grady 11 1894 1906 0 22.2 922 3430 3008 489 884 155 67 35 461 114 311 276 .294 .374 .425 .799 Sep 19 36.270
28 Charlie Graham 1 1906 1906 0 0.4 30 104 90 10 21 1 0 1 12 1 10 12 .233 .330 .278 .608 May 29 28.035
29 Leo Hafford 1 1906 1906 0 0.0 3 9 9 1 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .222 .222 .222 .444 Apr 24 22.219
30 Noodles Hahn 8 1899 1906 0 -1.3 244 809 731 65 129 18 10 2 52 7 53 238 .176 .236 .237 .473 Jun 7 27.039
31 Harry Hardy 2 1905 1906 0 -0.2 8 15 15 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .067 .067 .067 .133 Sep 26 30.325
32 Jack Harper 8 1899 1906 0 -0.1 160 501 451 51 84 9 7 1 41 5 34 115 .186 .246 .244 .490 Jun 6 28.065
33 Gus Hetling 1 1906 1906 0 -0.1 2 7 7 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143 .143 .143 .286 Oct 6 20.319
34 Jack Himes 2 1905 1906 0 -0.1 52 212 196 13 48 5 2 0 14 4 8 30 .245 .278 .291 .569 May 30 27.250
35 Ducky Holmes 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 9 30 27 2 5 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 .185 .267 .185 .452 Apr 29 22.295
36 Ed Hughes 3 1902 1906 0 -0.1 9 21 21 2 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 9 .190 .190 .190 .381 May 31 25.238
37 Harry Huston 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 2 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .200 .000 .200 Sep 19 22.340
38 Jim Jackson 4 1901 1906 0 0.6 350 1432 1280 160 301 47 10 4 134 57 108 130 .235 .298 .297 .595 Sep 28 28.304
39 Frank Jude 1 1906 1906 0 -1.6 80 336 308 31 64 6 4 1 31 7 16 35 .208 .261 .263 .524 Oct 7 21.330
40 Harry Kane 4 1902 1906 0 -0.2 15 34 30 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 .100 .156 .100 .256 May 5 22.282
41 Malachi Kittridge 16 1890 1906 0 2.8 1216 4454 4029 375 882 108 31 17 391 64 314 274 .219 .277 .274 .550 Aug 8 36.300
42 Hub Knolls 1 1906 1906 0 0.2 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000 May 6 22.139
43 Ben Koehler 2 1905 1906 0 0.9 208 804 722 82 168 15 7 2 62 31 56 111 .233 .295 .281 .576 Oct 7 29.254
44 Chris Lindsay 2 1905 1906 0 -1.6 229 934 828 97 200 30 3 0 64 28 63 87 .242 .301 .285 .586 Oct 7 28.075
45 Lou Manske 1 1906 1906 0 -0.1 2 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Sep 7 22.065
46 Joe Marshall 2 1903 1906 0 -0.8 43 125 118 4 21 2 4 0 9 0 6 22 .178 .224 .263 .487 Aug 17 30.179
47 Joe McCarthy 2 1905 1906 0 0.1 16 41 39 3 9 2 0 0 2 0 2 5 .231 .268 .282 .550 Jul 8 24.195
48 William McCarthy 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Apr 21 24.010
49 Chappie McFarland 5 1902 1906 0 -0.8 106 319 293 21 42 3 3 0 11 1 18 63 .143 .198 .174 .372 Aug 7 31.147
50 John McGraw HOF 16 1891 1906 0 45.6 1099 4940 3924 1024 1309 121 70 13 462 436 836 155 .334 .466 .410 .876 Sep 12 33.158
51 Dutch Meier 1 1906 1906 0 0.0 82 294 273 32 70 11 4 0 16 4 13 21 .256 .298 .326 .624 Oct 7 27.191
52 Sam Mertes 10 1896 1906 0 23.3 1190 4999 4405 695 1227 188 108 40 721 396 422 378 .279 .346 .398 .744 Sep 15 34.040
53 Red Morgan 1 1906 1906 0 -1.3 88 340 307 20 66 6 3 1 21 7 16 54 .215 .270 .264 .534 Oct 6 23.000
54 Kid Nichols HOF 15 1890 1906 0 -0.1 650 2264 2090 273 472 58 24 16 278 19 137 343 .226 .277 .300 .577 May 18 36.246
55 Lou Nordyke 1 1906 1906 0 0.0 25 64 53 4 13 1 0 0 7 3 10 9 .245 .365 .264 .629 Jun 27 29.324
56 Bill O'Neill 2 1904 1906 0 -1.4 206 816 746 77 181 15 2 2 42 41 46 84 .243 .293 .276 .569 Oct 7 26.258
57 Jack O'Neill 5 1902 1906 0 -0.1 303 1045 945 74 185 24 5 1 74 20 52 155 .196 .258 .235 .493 Oct 3 33.266
58 Bill Phyle 4 1898 1906 0 -0.5 61 192 182 17 32 5 1 0 8 2 9 30 .176 .215 .214 .429 Sep 15 31.082
59 Ambrose Puttmann 4 1903 1906 0 0.6 34 64 63 5 18 3 3 0 4 0 1 15 .286 .297 .429 .725 May 10 25.243
60 Tommy Raub 2 1903 1906 0 0.4 60 175 162 15 41 5 6 0 9 5 9 16 .253 .301 .358 .659 Jun 22 35.203
61 Phil Reardon 1 1906 1906 0 -0.2 5 15 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .071 .133 .071 .205 Sep 20 24.352
62 Ike Rockenfield 2 1905 1906 0 0.4 122 504 411 43 91 16 0 0 24 11 47 56 .221 .328 .260 .588 Oct 7 29.338
63 Charlie Roy 1 1906 1906 0 -0.1 8 8 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 Aug 10 22.049
64 Frank Scheibeck 8 1887 1906 0 -0.9 390 1616 1401 214 329 37 18 2 148 88 182 114 .235 .328 .291 .620 Sep 13 41.077
65 Jack Schulte 1 1906 1906 0 -0.2 2 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 Aug 19 24.277
66 Hack Schumann 1 1906 1906 0 -0.1 4 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 Oct 3 22.051
67 Kip Selbach 13 1894 1906 0 36.8 1612 7102 6165 1066 1807 301 149 44 779 334 785 358 .293 .377 .412 .788 Jun 29 34.097
68 Warren Shanabrook 1 1906 1906 0 -0.1 1 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 Aug 13 25.256
69 Johnny Siegle 2 1905 1906 0 -0.3 39 147 124 13 25 3 4 1 15 0 10 33 .202 .277 .315 .592 Oct 7 32.091
70 Aleck Smith 9 1897 1906 0 -1.3 287 1012 955 107 252 30 11 1 130 37 26 65 .264 .288 .321 .609 Oct 5 .000
71 Ed Smith 1 1906 1906 0 0.3 19 63 54 6 11 0 1 0 7 0 6 19 .204 .295 .241 .536 Oct 7 27.228
72 Homer Smoot 5 1902 1906 0 11.0 680 2891 2635 308 763 102 45 15 269 84 149 300 .290 .336 .380 .715 Oct 7 28.198
73 Chet Spencer 1 1906 1906 0 -0.3 8 27 27 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .148 .148 .185 .333 Aug 29 23.178
74 Chick Stahl 10 1897 1906 0 31.7 1304 5709 5069 858 1546 219 118 36 622 189 470 270 .305 .369 .416 .785 Oct 6 33.269
75 Con Starkel 1 1906 1906 0 0.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.000 Apr 19 25.154
76 Allie Strobel 2 1905 1906 0 -1.1 105 381 336 29 66 10 3 1 26 2 29 77 .196 .264 .253 .517 Aug 11 22.061
77 Willie Sudhoff 10 1897 1906 0 -0.9 303 924 836 77 149 16 9 1 57 13 59 180 .178 .238 .222 .460 Jun 16 31.272
78 Len Swormstedt 3 1901 1906 0 -0.3 8 23 23 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6 .043 .043 .043 .087 Oct 6 28.000
79 Gus Thompson 2 1903 1906 0 -0.0 22 52 50 1 10 0 0 0 5 0 0 8 .200 .231 .200 .431 Sep 21 29.091
80 Sam Thompson HOF 15 1885 1906 0 44.3 1410 6525 5998 1262 1988 343 161 126 1305 232 451 234 .331 .384 .505 .890 Sep 10 46.189
81 Babe Towne 1 1906 1906 0 0.3 14 43 36 3 10 0 0 0 6 0 7 4 .278 .395 .278 .673 Oct 6 26.208
82 Happy Townsend 6 1901 1906 0 -0.9 155 451 427 26 71 14 3 1 29 3 12 118 .166 .196 .220 .417 Sep 21 27.165
83 Rube Vinson 3 1904 1906 0 -0.5 64 235 207 26 47 4 1 0 14 7 19 38 .227 .301 .256 .557 May 7 27.048
84 Tom Walsh 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 Sep 26 21.210
85 Bob Wicker 6 1901 1906 0 0.5 172 513 477 54 98 9 4 0 27 10 22 64 .205 .247 .241 .488 Sep 21 28.120
86 Jimmy Wiggs 3 1903 1906 0 -0.1 13 19 19 1 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 11 .158 .158 .263 .421 May 25 29.266
87 Otto Williams 4 1902 1906 0 -1.4 170 605 558 48 113 13 3 0 34 24 29 85 .203 .244 .237 .481 Jun 9 28.219
88 Willy Wilson 1 1906 1906 0 -0.0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 Oct 3 22.269
89 Barney Wolfe 4 1903 1906 0 -0.9 76 189 175 12 19 2 1 1 7 0 9 60 .109 .157 .149 .305 May 24 29.351
Rk 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 Last Game Age
1 Jack Cameron 1 1906 1906 0 0.4 0 0 0.00 2 1 1 0 0 0 6.0 4 0 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 25 1.667 Oct 5 22.013
2 Charlie Case 4 1901 1906 0 3.8 23 19 .548 2.93 54 46 8 36 6 1 396.0 373 167 129 2 108 114 20 1 11 1617 1.215 Apr 29 26.234
3 Mike Cunningham 1 1906 1906 0 -0.1 1 0 1.000 3.21 5 1 4 1 0 0 28.0 29 15 10 1 9 15 1 0 2 117 1.357 Sep 21 24.099
4 Cozy Dolan 9 1895 1906 0 1.7 12 13 .480 4.44 35 26 7 21 3 1 255.1 289 197 126 15 101 69 17 0 9 1140 1.527 Oct 5 33.306
5 Red Donahue 13 1893 1906 0 30.0 164 175 .484 3.61 367 340 23 312 25 3 2966.1 3377 1638 1191 61 689 787 113 1 27 12629 1.371 Sep 28 33.248
6 Mal Eason 6 1900 1906 0 1.0 36 73 .330 3.42 125 114 11 90 10 1 951.1 1027 515 362 20 291 274 42 0 13 4011 1.385 Oct 4 27.205
7 Harry Eells 1 1906 1906 0 -0.3 4 5 .444 2.61 14 8 5 6 1 0 86.1 77 39 25 1 48 35 3 0 11 369 1.448 Aug 14 26.181
8 Wish Egan 3 1902 1906 0 0.7 8 26 .235 3.83 42 34 8 27 0 0 279.2 309 150 119 4 72 52 11 0 6 1180 1.362 Jul 23 25.037
9 Norwood Gibson 4 1903 1906 0 0.1 34 32 .515 2.93 85 72 12 56 3 0 609.0 525 304 198 21 208 258 16 1 18 2473 1.204 May 18 29.068
10 Clyde Goodwin 1 1906 1906 0 -0.4 0 2 .000 4.43 4 3 1 1 0 0 22.1 20 16 11 0 13 9 1 0 1 96 1.478 Oct 2 19.324
11 Leo Hafford 1 1906 1906 0 0.1 1 1 .500 0.95 3 1 2 1 0 0 19.0 13 9 2 0 11 5 1 0 0 80 1.263 Apr 24 22.219
12 Noodles Hahn 8 1899 1906 0 45.9 130 94 .580 2.55 243 231 11 212 25 0 2029.1 1916 821 574 27 381 917 52 1 28 8126 1.132 Jun 7 27.039
13 Harry Hardy 2 1905 1906 0 -0.9 1 4 .200 5.11 8 5 1 4 0 0 44.0 55 36 25 0 18 14 0 0 0 197 1.659 Sep 26 30.325
14 Jack Harper 8 1899 1906 0 4.6 80 64 .556 3.55 158 148 7 115 10 1 1216.2 1198 668 480 25 438 466 56 2 57 5169 1.345 Jun 6 28.065
15 Ed Hughes 3 1902 1906 0 -1.1 3 2 .600 4.78 8 4 4 2 0 0 43.1 53 34 23 0 12 11 1 0 0 188 1.500 May 31 25.238
16 Harry Kane 4 1902 1906 0 -1.3 2 7 .222 4.81 15 9 5 7 1 0 86.0 100 65 46 2 50 43 4 0 6 399 1.744 May 5 22.282
17 Malachi Kittridge 16 1890 1906 0 -0.1 0 0 5.40 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 8 1.800 Aug 8 36.300
18 Hub Knolls 1 1906 1906 0 -0.2 0 0 4.05 2 0 2 0 0 0 6.2 13 5 3 0 2 3 0 0 0 36 2.250 May 6 22.139
19 Lou Manske 1 1906 1906 0 -0.2 0 0 5.63 2 1 1 0 0 0 8.0 12 6 5 0 5 6 0 0 0 36 2.125 Sep 7 22.065
20 William McCarthy 1 1906 1906 0 -0.3 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 6 2 0 3 0 0 0 1 14 2.500 Apr 21 24.010
21 Chappie McFarland 5 1902 1906 0 0.6 34 61 .358 3.35 106 96 10 81 6 2 841.1 893 474 313 15 192 307 18 4 19 3520 1.290 Aug 7 31.147
22 Sam Mertes 10 1896 1906 0 0.3 1 0 1.000 1.13 1 0 1 0 0 0 8.0 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 0.750 Sep 15 34.040
23 Kid Nichols HOF 15 1890 1906 0 116.6 361 208 .634 2.96 621 562 56 532 48 17 5067.1 4929 2480 1664 156 1272 1881 129 1 169 21082 1.224 May 18 36.246
24 Bill Phyle 4 1898 1906 0 -1.3 10 19 .345 3.96 37 31 5 28 2 2 275.1 324 194 121 4 89 76 12 1 7 1213 1.500 Sep 15 31.082
25 Ambrose Puttmann 4 1903 1906 0 -0.2 8 9 .471 3.58 33 18 14 8 2 1 173.1 158 93 69 4 67 85 8 0 11 723 1.298 May 10 25.243
26 Charlie Roy 1 1906 1906 0 -0.4 0 1 .000 4.91 7 1 6 0 0 0 18.1 24 12 10 0 5 6 1 0 2 82 1.582 Aug 10 22.049
27 Frank Scheibeck 8 1887 1906 0 -0.4 0 1 .000 12.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 17 18 12 1 4 3 1 0 1 52 2.333 Sep 13 41.077
28 Hack Schumann 1 1906 1906 0 -0.4 0 2 .000 4.00 4 2 2 1 0 0 18.0 21 13 8 0 8 9 2 0 0 81 1.611 Oct 3 22.051
29 Ed Smith 1 1906 1906 0 -1.8 8 11 .421 3.72 19 18 1 13 0 0 154.2 153 90 64 3 53 45 8 1 5 647 1.332 Oct 7 27.228
30 Chick Stahl 10 1897 1906 0 -0.1 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 2 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 11 2.500 Oct 6 33.269
31 Con Starkel 1 1906 1906 0 -0.3 0 0 18.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.0 7 6 6 1 2 1 0 0 0 17 3.000 Apr 19 25.154
32 Willie Sudhoff 10 1897 1906 0 14.4 102 135 .430 3.60 278 239 38 199 10 3 2075.1 2173 1141 830 62 603 516 125 0 30 8810 1.338 Jun 16 31.272
33 Len Swormstedt 3 1901 1906 0 1.4 3 4 .429 2.22 8 7 1 7 0 0 65.0 58 25 16 3 10 22 3 0 0 256 1.046 Oct 6 28.000
34 Gus Thompson 2 1903 1906 0 -1.5 4 13 .235 4.07 22 16 5 11 0 0 146.0 163 91 66 3 41 58 6 0 6 613 1.397 Sep 21 29.091
35 Happy Townsend 6 1901 1906 0 0.6 34 82 .293 3.59 153 125 26 107 5 0 1137.2 1154 640 454 24 416 473 57 2 51 4849 1.380 Sep 21 27.165
36 Bob Wicker 6 1901 1906 0 9.9 64 52 .552 2.73 138 117 20 97 10 1 1036.2 963 443 314 16 293 472 10 2 22 4201 1.212 Sep 21 28.120
37 Jimmy Wiggs 3 1903 1906 0 -1.0 3 4 .429 3.81 13 9 3 4 0 0 56.2 53 41 24 1 38 46 4 0 2 252 1.606 May 25 29.266
38 Willy Wilson 1 1906 1906 0 0.2 0 1 .000 2.57 1 1 0 1 0 0 7.0 3 2 2 0 2 1 1 0 0 26 0.714 Oct 3 22.269
39 Barney Wolfe 4 1903 1906 0 3.9 21 39 .350 2.96 76 61 14 46 4 1 510.2 484 235 168 3 99 160 29 0 11 2057 1.142 May 24 29.351
Totals 183 1887 1906 0 223.9 1152 1159 .498 3.26 2694 2348 318 2027 171 34 20662.1 20979 10695 7476 475 5663 7241 752 17 526 86431 1.667


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