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1898 Buffalo Bisons

1898 > Class A > 1898 Eastern League
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Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jack Rowe
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1897 / 1899

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Doc Amole 24 25 84 9 19 4 0 0 0 .226 .274 23 2
2 James Brown? -- 48 146 14 31 2 3 0 1 .212 .267 39 5
3 Bill Clements? -- 4 12 0 1 0 0 0 0 .083 .083 1
4 John Cochran? -- 2 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 .600 .800 4
5 William Diggins? 25 107 385 46 107 13 0 2 8 .278 .327 126 2
6 Pete Eagan? 28 24 92 9 23 13 1 0 3 .250 .413 38 0 Stats for 2 teams
7 Jim Field? 35 56 231 29 60 5 2 3 6 .260 .338 78 3 Stats for 2 teams
8 Jim Garry* 28 94 440 75 117 13 1 2 24 .266 .314 138 26 Stats for 2 teams
9 Lawrence Gilboy? -- 26 112 12 29 2 0 0 7 .259 .277 31 2 Stats for 2 teams
10 Chummy Gray 24 39 134 20 30 6 3 2 1 .224 .358 48 1
11 Ed Gremminger 24 122 467 74 126 17 6 5 11 .270 .364 170 2
12 Sandy Griffin 39 105 429 70 138 22 5 3 12 .322 .417 179 6 Stats for 3 teams
13 Elmer Horton 28 35 118 13 19 3 0 0 4 .161 .186 22 3 Stats for 3 teams
14 Ed Householder* 28 102 413 56 129 26 6 5 9 .312 .441 182 4 Stats for 2 teams
15 Ed Householder* 28 102 413 56 129 26 6 5 9 .312 .441 182 4 Stats for 2 teams
16 Michael Lawrence? 33 89 332 39 84 13 3 4 9 .253 .346 115 11 Stats for 2 teams
17 Willard Mains* 29 4 12 1 2 0 1 0 0 .167 .333 4
18 Billy Milligan 19 2 9 2 5 0 0 0 0 .556 .556 5
19 John Mitchell? -- 10 32 4 6 0 1 0 0 .188 .250 8
20 Frank Shannon? 24 80 333 56 90 10 1 2 32 .270 .324 108 3
21 Biff Sheehan* 30 18 69 13 25 5 0 0 2 .362 .435 30 0 Stats for 2 teams
22 Jimmy Toman? 26 42 162 19 26 4 1 0 2 .160 .198 32 5
23 William Urquhart? 32 100 389 56 102 5 1 3 6 .262 .303 118 1
24 Jack White 20 124 524 91 144 10 6 0 30 .275 .317 166 8
25 Sam Wise* 40 123 497 77 144 21 13 1 16 .290 .390 194 8
25 Players 29.0
* - 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
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Doc Amole* 24 11 11 .500 24 22 21 1 202.0 222 132 43 45 26 5 1.312 9.9 1.9 2.0 1.05
2 James Brown? -- 20 20 .500 43 40 36 3 345.0 379 198 76 78 20 6 1.319 9.9 2.0 2.0 1.03
3 Bill Clements? -- 0 1 .000 3 2 2 0 25.0 31 23 6 4 3 0 1.480 11.2 2.2 1.4 0.67
4 John Cochran? -- 0 1 .000 2 1 1 0 13.0 22 14 1 1 2 0 1.769 15.2 0.7 0.7 1.00
5 Chummy Gray 24 24 11 .686 39 38 35 0 337.0 383 189 101 83 12 10 1.436 10.2 2.7 2.2 0.82
6 Elmer Horton 28 8 13 .381 22 20 19 1 178.0 202 138 71 45 5 3 1.534 10.2 3.6 2.3 0.63 Stats for 3 teams
7 Willard Mains 29 1 2 .333 3 3 3 0 25.0 29 19 7 8 2 1 1.440 10.4 2.5 2.9 1.14
8 Billy Milligan* 19 1 1 .500 2 2 2 0 18.0 21 14 2 6 0 1 1.278 10.5 1.0 3.0 3.00
9 John Mitchell? -- 3 6 .333 10 9 8 0 80.0 96 64 22 24 4 1 1.475 10.8 2.5 2.7 1.09
9 Players 25.0
* - 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

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
William Diggins 105 0.00
William Urquhart 20 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Urquhart 70 0.00
Jim Field 56 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Householder 30 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Householder 30 0.00 Stats for 2 teams

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam Wise 123 0.00
Jack White 2 0.00
Elmer Horton 1 0.00 Stats for 3 teams

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Gremminger 122 0.00
William Urquhart 4 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Frank Shannon 79 0.00
Jimmy Toman 42 0.00
William Urquhart 3 0.00
Elmer Horton 2 0.00 Stats for 3 teams

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack White 87 0.00
Pete Eagan 24 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Biff Sheehan 18 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Michael Lawrence 15 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
James Brown 2 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jim Garry 94 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jack White 36 0.00
Michael Lawrence 31 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Elmer Horton 2 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Bill Clements 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Householder 71 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Householder 71 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Sandy Griffin 43 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Michael Lawrence 27 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Lawrence Gilboy 19 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
James Brown 2 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
James Brown 43 0.00
Chummy Gray 39 0.00
Doc Amole 24 0.00
Elmer Horton 22 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
John Mitchell 10 0.00
Bill Clements 3 0.00
Willard Mains 3 0.00
John Cochran 2 0.00
Billy Milligan 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Doc Amole 24 R L 5' 9.0" 165 Jan 1, 1874 Coatesville, PA, US 1898-06-15 1898-09-09
James Brown -- Unknown Buena Vista, PA, US 1898-04-29 1898-09-11
Bill Clements -- Unknown 1898-08-16 1898-09-06
John Cochran -- Unknown 1898-05-02 1898-05-11
William Diggins 25 Apr 6, 1873 Chester, PA, US 1898-04-28 1898-09-11
Pete Eagan 28 1870 Troy, NY, US 1898-06-12 1898-06-24
Jim Field 35 6' 1.0" 170 Apr 24, 1863 Philadelphia, PA, US 1898-04-28 1898-05-26
Jim Garry 28 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 21, 1869 Great Barrington, MA, US 1898-08-24 1898-09-11
Lawrence Gilboy -- Unknown 1898-04-28 1898-05-26
Chummy Gray 24 R R 5' 11.0" 163 Jul 17, 1873 Rockland, ME, US 1898-04-28 1898-09-10
Ed Gremminger 24 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 30, 1874 Canton, OH, US 1898-04-28 1898-09-11
Sandy Griffin 39 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 24, 1858 Fayetteville, NY, US 1898-05-27 1898-08-22
Elmer Horton 28 R R 5' 9.0" 157 Sep 4, 1869 Hamilton, OH, US 1898-05-30 1898-06-24
Ed Householder 28 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Oct 12, 1869 Pittsburgh, PA, US 1898-05-27 1898-09-11
Ed Householder 28 L L 5' 9.0" 180 Oct 12, 1869 Pittsburgh, PA, US 1898-05-12 1898-05-12
Michael Lawrence 33 Dec, 1864 PA, US 1898-04-28 1898-06-05
Willard Mains 29 L R 6' 2.0" 190 Jul 7, 1868 North Windham, ME, US 1898-05-01 1898-05-18
Billy Milligan 19 R L 5' 7.0" Aug 19, 1878 Buffalo, NY, US 1898-07-02 1898-07-04
John Mitchell -- Unknown Philadelphia, PA, US 1898-04-30 1898-06-05
Frank Shannon 24 5' 3.0" 155 Dec 3, 1873 San Francisco, CA, US 1898-06-14 1898-09-11
Biff Sheehan 30 L R 5' 9.0" 165 Feb 13, 1868 Hartford, CT, US 1898-06-06 1898-06-11
Jimmy Toman 26 Apr 24, 1872 Philadelphia, PA, US
William Urquhart 32 Nov, 1865 Buffalo, NY, US
Jack White 20 R R 5' 6.0" Jan 19, 1878 Traders Point, IN, US
Sam Wise 40 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 18, 1857 Akron, OH, US

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