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1898 Buffalo Bisons

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

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
1Doc Amole2425849194000.226.274232
2James Brown?--4814614312301.212.267395
3Bill Clements?--412010000.083.0831
4John Cochran?--25031000.600.8004
5William Diggins?251073854610713028.278.3271262
6Pete Eagan?28249292313103.250.413380Stats for 2 teams
7Jim Field?355623129605236.260.338783Stats for 2 teams
8Jim Garry*289444075117131224.266.31413826Stats for 2 teams
9Lawrence Gilboy?--2611212292007.259.277312Stats for 2 teams
10Chummy Gray243913420306321.224.358481
11Ed Gremminger2412246774126176511.270.3641702
12Sandy Griffin3910542970138225312.322.4171796Stats for 3 teams
13Elmer Horton283511813193004.161.186223Stats for 3 teams
14Ed Householder*281024135612926659.312.4411824Stats for 2 teams
15Ed Householder*281024135612926659.312.4411824Stats for 2 teams
16Michael Lawrence?3389332398413349.253.34611511Stats for 2 teams
17Willard Mains*29412120100.167.3334
18Billy Milligan1929250000.556.5565
19John Mitchell?--1032460100.188.2508
20Frank Shannon?24803335690101232.270.3241083
21Biff Sheehan*30186913255002.362.435300Stats for 2 teams
22Jimmy Toman?264216219264102.160.198325
23William Urquhart?32100389561025136.262.3031181
24Jack White2012452491144106030.275.3171668
25Sam Wise*40123497771442113116.290.3901948
25 Players29.0
* - 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
1Doc Amole*241111.5002422211202.022213243452651.3129.
2James Brown?--2020.5004340363345.037919876782061.3199.
3Bill Clements?--01.000322025.0312364301.48011.
4John Cochran?--01.000211013.0221411201.76915.
5Chummy Gray242411.6863938350337.03831891018312101.43610.
6Elmer Horton28813.3812220191178.02021387145531.53410. for 3 teams
7Willard Mains2912.333333025.0291978211.44010.
8Billy Milligan*1911.500222018.0211426011.27810.
9John Mitchell?--36.3331098080.096642224411.47510.
9 Players25.0
* - 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


William Diggins1050.00
William Urquhart200.00


William Urquhart700.00
Jim Field560.00Stats for 2 teams
Ed Householder300.00Stats for 2 teams
Ed Householder300.00Stats for 2 teams


Sam Wise1230.00
Jack White20.00
Elmer Horton10.00Stats for 3 teams


Ed Gremminger1220.00
William Urquhart40.00


Frank Shannon790.00
Jimmy Toman420.00
William Urquhart30.00
Elmer Horton20.00Stats for 3 teams


Jack White870.00
Pete Eagan240.00Stats for 2 teams
Biff Sheehan180.00Stats for 2 teams
Michael Lawrence150.00Stats for 2 teams
James Brown20.00


Jim Garry940.00Stats for 2 teams
Jack White360.00
Michael Lawrence310.00Stats for 2 teams
Elmer Horton20.00Stats for 3 teams
Bill Clements10.00


Ed Householder710.00Stats for 2 teams
Ed Householder710.00Stats for 2 teams
Sandy Griffin430.00Stats for 3 teams
Michael Lawrence270.00Stats for 2 teams
Lawrence Gilboy190.00Stats for 2 teams
James Brown20.00


James Brown430.00
Chummy Gray390.00
Doc Amole240.00
Elmer Horton220.00Stats for 3 teams
John Mitchell100.00
Bill Clements30.00
Willard Mains30.00
John Cochran20.00
Billy Milligan20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Doc Amole24RL5' 9.0"165Jan 1, 1874Coatesville, PA, US1898-06-151898-09-09
James Brown--UnknownBuena Vista, PA, US1898-04-291898-09-11
Bill Clements--Unknown1898-08-161898-09-06
John Cochran--Unknown1898-05-021898-05-11
William Diggins25Apr 6, 1873Chester, PA, US1898-04-281898-09-11
Pete Eagan281870Troy, NY, US1898-06-121898-06-24
Jim Field356' 1.0"170Apr 24, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US1898-04-281898-05-26
Jim Garry28LL5' 10.0"165Sep 21, 1869Great Barrington, MA, US1898-08-241898-09-11
Lawrence Gilboy--Unknown1898-04-281898-05-26
Chummy Gray24RR5' 11.0"163Jul 17, 1873Rockland, ME, US1898-04-281898-09-10
Ed Gremminger24RR6' 1.0"200Mar 30, 1874Canton, OH, US1898-04-281898-09-11
Sandy Griffin39RR5' 10.0"160Oct 24, 1858Fayetteville, NY, US1898-05-271898-08-22
Elmer Horton28RR5' 9.0"157Sep 4, 1869Hamilton, OH, US1898-05-301898-06-24
Ed Householder28LL5' 9.0"180Oct 12, 1869Pittsburgh, PA, US1898-05-271898-09-11
Ed Householder28LL5' 9.0"180Oct 12, 1869Pittsburgh, PA, US1898-05-121898-05-12
Michael Lawrence33Dec, 1864PA, US1898-04-281898-06-05
Willard Mains29LR6' 2.0"190Jul 7, 1868North Windham, ME, US1898-05-011898-05-18
Billy Milligan19RL5' 7.0"Aug 19, 1878Buffalo, NY, US1898-07-021898-07-04
John Mitchell--UnknownPhiladelphia, PA, US1898-04-301898-06-05
Frank Shannon245' 3.0"155Dec 3, 1873San Francisco, CA, US1898-06-141898-09-11
Biff Sheehan30LR5' 9.0"165Feb 13, 1868Hartford, CT, US1898-06-061898-06-11
Jimmy Toman26Apr 24, 1872Philadelphia, PA, US
William Urquhart32Nov, 1865Buffalo, NY, US
Jack White20RR5' 6.0"Jan 19, 1878Traders Point, IN, US
Sam Wise40LR5' 10.0"170Aug 18, 1857Akron, OH, US

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