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1898 Wilkes-Barre Coal Barons

1898 > Class A > 1898 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Dan Shannon
Represented: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1897 / 1899

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Charlie Atherton2410140260116229322.289.4101655
2Tom Colcolough27925651100.200.32080
3Bill Coughlin194717121535005.310.339582Stats for 2 teams
4Bill Duggleby?2428946182001.191.213201
5Davey Dunkle#251139480000.205.20580
6Billy Goeckel26103446961341111040.300.3741675
7Johnny Gonding?258027942739608.262.337942
8Sandy Griffin3910542970138225312.322.4171796Stats for 3 teams
9Jocko Halligan*291014167312316649.296.3921637
10Jacob Jamison?--24756142212.187.307231
11Jack Keenan?2919604132001.217.250151
12Joe Knight*38903586212117308.338.4021445Stats for 2 teams
13John McMahon?--3412314263005.211.236293
14Dan Minnehan32146310207000.317.429271
16Fred Odwell*25532162966155110.306.435944Stats for 2 teams
17Fred Odwell*25532162966155110.306.435944Stats for 2 teams
18Casey Patten#24401177141001.120.128151
19John Richter?259838663115159517.298.4221639
20Harry Smith237627130618617.225.310847
21Suter Sullivan?2568283478516226.300.3921112
22Rasty Wright*3558210577813224.371.4811010
22 Players28.0
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Tom Colcolough2753.625887066.071515211031.8649.
2Bill Duggleby241211.5222723213214.02049441371101.1458.
3Davey Dunkle2572.77811109094.083493342831.2347.
4Jacob Jamison?--1011.4762221181177.017810337311031.2159.
5Jack Keenan2977.5001917130144.01821123934511.53511.
6Fred Odwell2500200011.0151365001.90912. for 2 teams
7Fred Odwell2500200011.0151365001.90912. for 2 teams
8Casey Patten*241915.5593933282302.0313181103841861.3779.
8 Players25.3
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Harry Smith740.00
Johnny Gonding420.00


Billy Goeckel1020.00
Johnny Gonding80.00
Jocko Halligan30.00


Charlie Atherton1010.00
Johnny Gonding120.00


Bill Coughlin470.00Stats for 2 teams
John Richter440.00
Dan Minnehan140.00
Johnny Gonding60.00


Suter Sullivan670.00
John McMahon340.00
Johnny Gonding90.00
Fred Odwell10.00Stats for 2 teams
Fred Odwell10.00Stats for 2 teams


Joe Knight880.00Stats for 2 teams
Fred Odwell490.00Stats for 2 teams
Fred Odwell490.00Stats for 2 teams
Jocko Halligan10.00
Jacob Jamison10.00
John Richter10.00
Harry Smith10.00


Rasty Wright580.00
John Richter530.00
Bill Duggleby10.00


Jocko Halligan980.00
Sandy Griffin430.00Stats for 3 teams
Harry Smith30.00
Fred Odwell10.00Stats for 2 teams
Fred Odwell10.00Stats for 2 teams


Casey Patten390.00
Bill Duggleby270.00
Jacob Jamison220.00
Jack Keenan190.00
Davey Dunkle110.00
Tom Colcolough80.00
Fred Odwell20.00Stats for 2 teams
Fred Odwell20.00Stats for 2 teams

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Charlie Atherton24RR5' 10.0"160Nov 19, 1873New Brunswick, NJ, US1898-04-291898-09-10
Tom Colcolough27RR5' 10.0"180Oct 8, 1870Charleston, SC, US1898-04-291898-05-31
Bill Coughlin19RR5' 9.0"140Jul 12, 1878Scranton, PA, US1898-07-181898-09-10
Bill Duggleby24RMar 16, 1874Utica, NY, US1898-06-051898-09-09
Davey Dunkle25SR6' 2.0"220Aug 30, 1872Phillipsburg, PA, US1898-08-051898-09-10
Billy Goeckel26RL5' 11.0"162Sep 3, 1871Wilkes-Barre, PA, US1898-04-291898-09-10
Johnny Gonding251873KY, US1898-04-301898-09-10
Sandy Griffin39RR5' 10.0"160Oct 24, 1858Fayetteville, NY, US1898-08-301898-09-10
Jocko Halligan29L5' 9.0"166Dec 8, 1868Avon, NY, US1898-04-291898-08-30
Jacob Jamison--Unknown1898-06-061898-09-06
Jack Keenan29RJan 1, 1869Louisville, KY, US1898-04-301898-07-09
Joe Knight38LL5' 11.0"185Sep 28, 1859Port Stanley, ON, CA1898-04-291898-07-09
John McMahon--UnknownCleveland, OH, US1898-08-051898-09-10
Dan Minnehan32RR5' 10.0"145Nov 28, 1865Troy, NY, US1898-04-291898-05-18
Fred Odwell25LR5' 9.0"160Sep 25, 1872Downsville, NY, US1898-04-301898-05-04
Fred Odwell25LR5' 9.0"160Sep 25, 1872Downsville, NY, US1898-07-121898-09-10
Casey Patten24SL6' 0.0"175May 7, 1874Westport, NY, US1898-04-301898-09-10
John Richter256' 0.0"178Feb 8, 1873Louisville, KY, US1898-05-201898-09-10
Harry Smith23RR5' 8.0"165Oct 31, 1874Yorkshire, GB1898-04-291898-09-05
Suter Sullivan256' 0.0"170Oct 14, 1872Baltimore, MD, US
Rasty Wright35L6' 1.0"185Jan 31, 1863Birmingham, MI, US

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