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1887 Reading

1887 > Class No Classification > 1887 Pennsylvania State Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Henry Myers
Represented: Reading, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Frank Chapman251035451000.143.1716
2George Ertelt?--4217841629303.348.43377
3Mike Goodfellow2042184386512108.353.42979
4Frank Heifer?3329240001.444.4444
5Moses Kingsley?--4118036686511.378.48387
6Robert Long?--4115124422106.278.30546
7Bill McCloskey?352810923371104.339.36740Stats for 2 teams
8Henry Myers2942198506170014.308.34368
9Fred Nyce?--258922233022.258.36032
10John Shetzline?3526116182320012.198.21625
11Lewis Smith?2914549172211.315.48126
12Harry Stine*232711216271101.241.26830
13Sleeper Sullivan28156917293000.420.46432
14Benjamin Townsend?--239518384000.400.44242Stats for 2 teams
15George Townsend20229824343303.347.43943
16 Players26.9
* - 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
1Frank Chapman2545.4443.3810107072.012178271827491.93115.
2Henry Myers29001.50300012.0168212111.41712.
3Fred Nyce?--128.6002.682119172171.02501495145428141.72513.
4Sleeper Sullivan28000.0010002.030000001.50013.50.00.0
5Benjamin Townsend?--414.2224.111818180157.226516572459713151.96615. for 2 teams
6 Players25.6
* - 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


Mike Goodfellow240.00
Bill McCloskey130.00Stats for 2 teams
George Townsend130.00
Robert Long10.00


John Shetzline250.00
Lewis Smith140.00
Bill McCloskey20.00Stats for 2 teams
George Townsend20.00
Mike Goodfellow10.00
Frank Heifer10.00
Fred Nyce10.00


Henry Myers420.00
John Shetzline30.00


Moses Kingsley410.00
Mike Goodfellow10.00


Harry Stine270.00
Sleeper Sullivan150.00
Mike Goodfellow10.00


George Ertelt420.00
Robert Long400.00
Mike Goodfellow180.00
Bill McCloskey150.00Stats for 2 teams
George Townsend100.00
Fred Nyce60.00
Benjamin Townsend50.00Stats for 2 teams
Frank Chapman20.00
Frank Heifer10.00
John Shetzline10.00


Fred Nyce210.00
Benjamin Townsend180.00Stats for 2 teams
Frank Chapman100.00
Henry Myers30.00
Sleeper Sullivan10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Frank Chapman25RR5' 8.0"165Nov, 1861Newburgh, NY, US
George Ertelt--Unknown
Mike Goodfellow20RR6' 0.0"180Oct 3, 1866Port Jervis, NY, US
Frank Heifer335' 10.0"175Jan 18, 1854Reading, PA, US
Moses Kingsley--Unknown
Robert Long--Unknown
Bill McCloskey355' 8.0"155May, 1852Philadelphia, PA, US
Henry Myers29RR5' 9.0"159May, 1858Philadelphia, PA, US
Fred Nyce--Unknown
John Shetzline355' 11.0"1901852Philadelphia, PA, US
Lewis Smith295' 10.0"1651858Baltimore, MD, US
Harry Stine23LL5' 6.0"150Feb 20, 1864Shenandoah, PA, US
Sleeper Sullivan28RR5' 7.0"1751859IE
Benjamin Townsend--Unknown
George Townsend20RR5' 7.0"180Jun 4, 1867Hartsdale, NY, US

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