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1887 Des Moines Hawkeyes

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

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Will Bryan and Charlie Morton
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 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 Billy Alvord 23 120 549 107 175 24 13 9 60 .319 .459 252
2 Samuel Bittle? -- 10 41 5 14 0 0 0 5 .341 .341 14
3 Timothy Brosnan? -- 123 533 93 169 18 9 1 63 .317 .390 208
4 Will Bryan? -- 16 74 15 22 0 2 0 19 .297 .351 26
5 J. Campbell? -- 8 32 4 11 0 0 0 1 .344 .344 11
6 Dad Clarke# 22 10 37 7 10 1 1 0 0 .270 .351 13
7 Charles Faatz? 34 76 329 61 80 4 5 2 48 .243 .304 100
8 Davy Force 37 42 194 41 69 9 0 0 10 .356 .402 78
9 John Hendricks? -- 3 12 0 7 0 0 0 2 .583 .583 7
10 Bug Holliday 20 4 17 2 7 2 1 0 0 .412 .647 11
11 Bill Hutchinson 27 43 173 36 55 8 5 1 14 .318 .439 76
12 Ted Kennedy* 22 40 163 16 28 4 1 0 3 .172 .209 34 Stats for 2 teams
13 Sam LaRocque 24 98 468 108 162 21 9 6 59 .346 .468 219
14 Charlie Morton 32 2 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 1
15 Harry Sage 23 71 279 43 83 10 0 0 17 .297 .333 93
16 Dan Stearns* 25 6 31 9 16 1 1 0 0 .516 .613 19
17 Sy Sutcliffe* 25 105 506 109 178 24 14 4 43 .352 .478 242
18 Bill Van Dyke 23 118 520 81 141 10 4 2 108 .271 .317 165
19 Peek-A-Boo Veach? 25 65 296 41 85 11 3 3 24 .287 .375 111
20 Frank Wells? -- 50 203 32 72 9 2 1 28 .355 .433 88
21 Perry Werden 25 14 57 11 21 3 2 1 0 .368 .544 31
22 Guerdon Whiteley? 27 108 473 85 172 23 7 5 38 .364 .474 224
22 Players 25.7
* - 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 Billy Alvord 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 3.1 3 2 0 7 0 0 0 3.000 8.1 18.9 0.0 0.00
2 Samuel Bittle? -- 4 6 .400 5.14 10 10 10 0 84.0 151 118 48 27 17 3 12 2.119 16.2 2.9 1.8 0.63
3 J. Campbell? -- 2 3 .400 3.06 6 6 5 0 50.0 83 53 17 27 17 1 3 2.200 14.9 4.9 3.1 0.63
4 Dad Clarke 22 5 3 .625 0.89 10 10 10 0 81.0 85 39 8 14 42 4 2 1.222 9.4 1.6 4.7 3.00
5 John Hendricks? -- 0 0 3.00 1 1 0 0 3.0 7 5 1 2 2 0 0 3.000 21.0 6.0 6.0 1.00
6 Bill Hutchinson 27 27 10 .730 1.80 40 39 37 1 335.1 413 199 67 100 135 25 17 1.530 11.1 2.7 3.6 1.35
7 Ted Kennedy 22 17 17 .500 2.61 36 35 34 1 314.1 454 264 91 104 109 13 31 1.775 13.0 3.0 3.1 1.05 Stats for 2 teams
8 Sam LaRocque 24 0 1 .000 27.00 1 0 0 0 0.2 6 5 2 3 0 0 0 13.500 81.0 40.5 0.0 0.00
9 Sy Sutcliffe* 25 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 3.0 7 4 0 1 1 0 0 2.667 21.0 3.0 3.0 1.00
10 Peek-A-Boo Veach 25 4 4 .500 1.88 9 8 6 0 72.0 104 56 15 25 9 5 3 1.792 13.0 3.1 1.1 0.36
11 Frank Wells? -- 25 13 .658 2.12 38 36 36 3 335.0 388 195 79 50 73 8 8 1.307 10.4 1.3 2.0 1.46
11 Players 24.4
* - 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
Harry Sage 69 0.00
Sy Sutcliffe 51 0.00
Charles Faatz 2 0.00
Bill Van Dyke 2 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charles Faatz 74 0.00
Peek-A-Boo Veach 28 0.00
Perry Werden 9 0.00
Dan Stearns 4 0.00
Billy Alvord 2 0.00
Will Bryan 1 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Timothy Brosnan 123 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Billy Alvord 86 0.00
Sam LaRocque 33 0.00
Dan Stearns 3 0.00
Charlie Morton 2 0.00
Bug Holliday 1 0.00
Bill Van Dyke 1 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sam LaRocque 53 0.00
Davy Force 42 0.00
Billy Alvord 34 0.00
Charles Faatz 1 0.00
Bill Hutchinson 1 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Van Dyke 84 0.00
Will Bryan 13 0.00
Perry Werden 6 0.00
Frank Wells 4 0.00
Charles Faatz 1 0.00
Bug Holliday 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Guerdon Whiteley 108 0.00
Will Bryan 3 0.00
Bug Holliday 3 0.00
Frank Wells 2 0.00
J. Campbell 1 0.00
Bill Van Dyke 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sy Sutcliffe 34 0.00
Bill Van Dyke 31 0.00
Peek-A-Boo Veach 24 0.00
Sam LaRocque 18 0.00
Frank Wells 8 0.00
Bill Hutchinson 6 0.00
John Hendricks 3 0.00
Billy Alvord 1 0.00
J. Campbell 1 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bill Hutchinson 40 0.00
Frank Wells 38 0.00
Ted Kennedy 36 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Samuel Bittle 10 0.00
Dad Clarke 10 0.00
Peek-A-Boo Veach 9 0.00
J. Campbell 6 0.00
Billy Alvord 1 0.00
John Hendricks 1 0.00
Sam LaRocque 1 0.00
Sy Sutcliffe 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Billy Alvord 23 R R 5' 10.0" 187 Aug 10, 1863 St. Louis, MO, US
Samuel Bittle -- Unknown
Timothy Brosnan -- Unknown
Will Bryan -- Unknown
J. Campbell -- Unknown
Dad Clarke 22 S R 5' 7.0" 160 Jan 7, 1865 Oswego, NY, US
Charles Faatz 34 5' 10.0" 180 1853 Weedsport, NY, US
Davy Force 37 R R 5' 4.0" 130 Jul 27, 1849 New York, NY, US
John Hendricks -- Unknown
Bug Holliday 20 R R 5' 11.0" 151 Feb 8, 1867 St. Louis, MO, US
Bill Hutchinson 27 R R 5' 9.0" 175 Dec 17, 1859 New Haven, CT, US
Ted Kennedy 22 L R 5' 8.0" 178 Feb 7, 1865 Henry, IL, US
Sam LaRocque 24 R R 5' 11.0" 190 Feb 26, 1863 St. Mathias, QC, CA
Charlie Morton 32 R R 150 Oct 12, 1854 Kingsville, OH, US
Harry Sage 23 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Mar 16, 1864 Rock Island, IL, US
Dan Stearns 25 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Oct 17, 1861 Buffalo, NY, US
Sy Sutcliffe 25 L L 6' 2.0" 170 Apr 15, 1862 Wheaton, IL, US
Bill Van Dyke 23 R R 5' 8.0" 170 Dec 15, 1863 Paris, IL, US
Peek-A-Boo Veach 25 R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 15, 1862 Indianapolis, IN, US
Frank Wells -- Unknown
Perry Werden 25 R R 6' 2.0" 220 Jul 21, 1861 St. Louis, MO, US
Guerdon Whiteley 27 5' 11.0" 190 Oct 5, 1859 Hopkinton, RI, US

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