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1887 Milwaukee Cream Citys

1887 > Class No Classification > 1887 Northwestern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jim Hart
Represented: Milwaukee, WI
Ballpark: Wright Street Grounds (Milwaukee, WI)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1886 / 1888

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 Varney Anderson 21 47 183 34 54 9 0 0 6 .295 .344 63
2 Bill Bishop 22 2 9 2 2 0 0 0 0 .222 .222 2
3 Cal Broughton 26 105 423 66 128 14 2 3 19 .303 .366 155
4 Hercules Burnett 21 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 1
5 Ed Cushman 35 3 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
6 Orlando Fitzsimmons? 21 2 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 1 Stats for 2 teams
7 Tom Forster 28 114 551 107 168 23 0 0 58 .305 .347 191
8 Billy Hart? 21 3 13 0 1 0 0 0 0 .077 .077 1
9 Hunkey Hines 19 9 34 3 5 3 0 1 0 .147 .324 11
10 Arthur Hull? -- 59 259 41 70 4 0 0 15 .270 .286 74 Stats for 2 teams
11 Leech Maskrey 33 121 560 102 205 24 2 3 46 .366 .432 242
12 Jumbo McGinnis? 33 2 7 1 3 2 0 0 0 .429 .714 5
13 Lynn Mills? -- 35 138 22 40 2 2 0 12 .290 .333 46
14 Tom Morrissey? 27 122 558 95 172 33 3 5 31 .308 .405 226
15 Frank Reccius? -- 28 120 25 38 6 0 3 11 .317 .442 53
16 Elmer Roussey? -- 79 341 62 94 27 4 8 18 .276 .449 153 Stats for 2 teams
17 William Shenkel? -- 68 275 52 87 7 0 3 25 .316 .375 103
18 Rex Smith? 26 31 124 13 28 5 0 2 3 .226 .315 39
19 Benjamin Stephens? -- 67 288 54 90 16 6 6 .313 .472 136 Stats for 4 teams
20 Joe Strauss 28 123 530 99 180 35 13 5 65 .340 .483 256
21 Lou Sylvester 32 40 158 20 46 9 0 0 5 .291 .348 55
22 Owen Williams? -- 121 472 128 188 30 7 3 82 .398 .511 241
22 Players 28.0
* - 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 Varney Anderson 21 24 15 .615 2.94 40 40 40 0 253.2 461 231 83 101 129 21 25 2.216 16.4 3.6 4.6 1.28
2 Bill Bishop 22 1 1 .500 3.00 2 2 2 0 18.0 21 9 6 14 4 0 2 1.944 10.5 7.0 2.0 0.29
3 Ed Cushman* 35 2 0 1.000 0.00 3 3 3 1 25.0 19 6 0 7 19 0 2 1.040 6.8 2.5 6.8 2.71
4 Orlando Fitzsimmons? 21 0 1 .000 5.40 2 2 0 0 10.0 19 14 6 9 2 2 3 2.800 17.1 8.1 1.8 0.22 Stats for 2 teams
5 Billy Hart? 21 0 3 .000 5.47 3 3 3 0 26.1 49 31 16 9 9 2 2 2.203 16.7 3.1 3.1 1.00
6 Jumbo McGinnis? 33 0 1 .000 3.60 2 2 1 0 10.0 15 10 4 8 3 0 3 2.300 13.5 7.2 2.7 0.38
7 Tom Morrissey? 27 1 0 1.000 0.00 1 1 1 0 8.0 5 2 0 0 3 0 0 0.625 5.6 0.0 3.4
8 Elmer Roussey? -- 0 2 .000 3.00 4 2 2 0 24.0 43 34 8 17 3 1 2 2.500 16.1 6.4 1.1 0.18 Stats for 2 teams
9 William Shenkel? -- 28 14 .667 1.79 42 40 39 1 351.1 440 200 70 99 88 7 22 1.534 11.3 2.5 2.3 0.89
10 Rex Smith 26 21 9 .700 2.43 31 31 31 1 285.0 373 170 77 79 96 14 25 1.586 11.8 2.5 3.0 1.22
10 Players 23.7
* - 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
Cal Broughton 97 0.00
Joe Strauss 18 0.00
Lynn Mills 15 0.00
Hunkey Hines 1 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Morrissey 122 0.00
Hercules Burnett 1 0.00
Lynn Mills 1 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tom Forster 90 0.00
Frank Reccius 28 0.00
Leech Maskrey 7 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Strauss 88 0.00
William Shenkel 8 0.00
Lynn Mills 5 0.00
Cal Broughton 1 0.00
Hercules Burnett 1 0.00
Leech Maskrey 1 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Elmer Roussey 71 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Tom Forster 26 0.00
William Shenkel 18 0.00
Lynn Mills 15 0.00
Joe Strauss 6 0.00
Cal Broughton 3 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Owen Williams 121 0.00
Varney Anderson 1 0.00
William Shenkel 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Sylvester 40 0.00
Joe Strauss 16 0.00
Cal Broughton 8 0.00
Varney Anderson 2 0.00
William Shenkel 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Leech Maskrey 116 0.00
Varney Anderson 4 0.00
William Shenkel 3 0.00
Lynn Mills 2 0.00
Jumbo McGinnis 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Hunkey Hines 9 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
William Shenkel 42 0.00
Varney Anderson 40 0.00
Rex Smith 31 0.00
Elmer Roussey 4 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Ed Cushman 3 0.00
Billy Hart 3 0.00
Bill Bishop 2 0.00
Orlando Fitzsimmons 2 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jumbo McGinnis 2 0.00
Tom Morrissey 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Varney Anderson 21 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Jun 18, 1866 Geneva, IL, US
Bill Bishop 22 R R 5' 8.0" 187 Dec 27, 1864 Adamsburg, PA, US
Cal Broughton 26 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Dec 28, 1860 Magnolia, WI, US
Hercules Burnett 21 R 5' 11.0" 177 Aug 13, 1865 Louisville, KY, US
Ed Cushman 35 R L 6' 0.0" 177 Mar 27, 1852 Eagleville, OH, US
Orlando Fitzsimmons 21 Jan 1, 1866 MI, US
Tom Forster 28 R R 5' 9.0" 153 May 1, 1859 New York, NY, US
Billy Hart 21 5' 8.0" May 16, 1866 Palmyra, MO, US
Hunkey Hines 19 R R 5' 7.0" 165 Sep 29, 1867 Elgin, IL, US
Arthur Hull -- Unknown
Leech Maskrey 33 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Feb 11, 1854 Mercer, PA, US
Jumbo McGinnis 33 5' 10.0" 197 Feb 22, 1854 St. Louis, MO, US
Lynn Mills -- Unknown
Tom Morrissey 27 5' 11.0" 180 May, 1860 Janesville, WI, US
Frank Reccius -- Unknown
Elmer Roussey -- Unknown
William Shenkel -- Unknown
Rex Smith 26 R 5' 10.0" 190 Jan 4, 1861 Louisville, KY, US
Benjamin Stephens -- Unknown
Joe Strauss 28 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Nov 16, 1858 Cincinnati, OH, US
Lou Sylvester 32 R R 5' 6.0" 165 Feb 14, 1855 Springfield, IL, US
Owen Williams -- Unknown

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