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1898 Detroit Tigers

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

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: George Stallings, Ollie Beard, Tony Mullane and Frank Graves
Represented: Detroit, MI
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1897 / 1899

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ernie Beam?3122759133210.173.307230
2Ollie Beard361457481000.140.15891
3Buttons Briggs221849130101.061.10250Stats for 2 teams
4Fritz Buelow224416516346402.206.291482
5William Clancy?--5119722493008.249.264529
6Lefty Davis*2312246898136125226.291.35016411Stats for 2 teams
7Pat Dillard*25117474681371120312.289.4161976
8Joe Dolan?252910613222102.208.245264Stats for 2 teams
9Sam Dungan31131532881731320315.325.44223518
10Kid Elberfeld235820233485318.238.3076210
11Claude Elliott2125000000.000.00000
12Shorty Fuller301754580000.148.14882
13John Ganzel247528835909514.313.3891122
14Noodles Hahn*19341027151000.147.157161Stats for 2 teams
16Hunkey Hines30823424097144015.284.3481195
17Thomas Irwin?--2161440001.066.06640Stats for 2 teams
18Thomas Irwin?--2161440001.066.06640Stats for 2 teams
19Bill Kuehne391247791003.191.213100Stats for 2 teams
20Louis Lippert?2710408102102.250.350140
21James Martin?--15545112002.204.241130
23Tony Mullane#3916555131001.236.255141Stats for 2 teams
24Sam Nicholl2911845958122142011.266.30514013Stats for 2 teams
25Lou Nordyke21923371000.304.34882
26Charlie Nyce?27176110153102.246.328201
27Tom Parrott303013015283125.215.300391Stats for 2 teams
28Frank Pequinney?--1652682004.154.192101
29Louis Piper?--310210000.100.10010
31John Richter?25155212101102.192.250133
32Peck Sharp?324113111324104.244.290385Stats for 2 teams
33Jack Sharrott2862245587379111.298.4121010
34George Stallings3072245274662110.188.241592
35Tom Thomas244414414363100.250.285411
36Thomas Turner?--2810411313404.298.404420
37Art Twineham*3173259266810104.263.3098010Stats for 2 teams
38Fred Underwood?29922562000.273.36481Stats for 2 teams
39Rube Waddell21928471100.250.357100
40Jack Wadsworth*30379711290100.299.320311Stats for 3 teams
42Willie Wilson?--5518919355104.185.222425Stats for 2 teams
42 Players27.4
* - 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
1Ernie Beam31711.3891919181166.01621025644951.3138.
2Buttons Briggs22512.2941414131117.01457241625111.59011. for 2 teams
3Claude Elliott2102.000211012.0201696022.41715.
4Noodles Hahn*191220.3753331281266.02701881111321061.4329. for 2 teams
6Thomas Irwin?--217.1052117150166.01731297263631.4769. for 2 teams
7Thomas Irwin?--217.1052117150166.01731297263631.4769. for 2 teams
8Tony Mullane?3933.500775057.055372619761.4218. for 2 teams
9Tom Thomas242019.5134340374339.0348205901331271.2929.
10Fred Underwood2915.167876054.067592019001.61111. for 2 teams
11Rube Waddell*2144.500987071.063473238341.3388.
12Jack Wadsworth30618.2502824211208.0220159995011121.5349. for 3 teams
12 Players25.4
* - 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


Art Twineham700.00Stats for 2 teams
Willie Wilson380.00Stats for 2 teams
Fritz Buelow350.00
Shorty Fuller50.00
George Stallings10.00


John Ganzel710.00
Pat Dillard310.00
Thomas Turner230.00
Shorty Fuller90.00


Peck Sharp410.00Stats for 2 teams
William Clancy380.00
Hunkey Hines240.00
Ollie Beard140.00
James Martin130.00
Sam Dungan60.00
Louis Piper30.00
Shorty Fuller20.00
John Ganzel20.00


Pat Dillard780.00
Charlie Nyce170.00
Frank Pequinney160.00
Lou Nordyke90.00
Kid Elberfeld70.00
Bill Kuehne70.00Stats for 2 teams
John Richter70.00
James Martin10.00


Hunkey Hines610.00
Kid Elberfeld490.00
Joe Dolan140.00Stats for 2 teams
William Clancy110.00
John Richter20.00


Sam Dungan1310.00
Lefty Davis1180.00Stats for 2 teams
Sam Nicholl1180.00Stats for 2 teams
George Stallings710.00
Jack Sharrott620.00
Tom Parrott300.00Stats for 2 teams
Louis Lippert90.00
John Richter90.00
Fritz Buelow80.00
Pat Dillard80.00
Ernie Beam40.00
Thomas Turner40.00
Tom Thomas10.00


Tom Thomas430.00
Noodles Hahn330.00Stats for 2 teams
Jack Wadsworth280.00Stats for 3 teams
Thomas Irwin210.00Stats for 2 teams
Thomas Irwin210.00Stats for 2 teams
Ernie Beam190.00
Buttons Briggs140.00Stats for 2 teams
Rube Waddell90.00
Fred Underwood80.00Stats for 2 teams
Tony Mullane70.00Stats for 2 teams
Claude Elliott20.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ernie Beam31R6' 0.0"185Mar 17, 1867Mansfield, OH, US1898-07-211898-09-20
Ollie Beard36RR5' 11.0"180May 2, 1862Lexington, KY, US1898-05-131898-05-27
Buttons Briggs22RR6' 1.0"180Jul 8, 1875Poughkeepsie, NY, US1898-08-141898-09-20
Fritz Buelow22RR5' 10.0"170Feb 13, 1876Berlin, DE1898-07-201898-09-20
William Clancy--UnknownJamestown, NY, US1898-07-301898-09-20
Lefty Davis23LL5' 10.0"170Feb 4, 1875Nashville, TN, US1898-04-271898-06-16
Pat Dillard25LR6' 0.0"180Jun 12, 1873Chattanooga, TN, US1898-04-201898-09-20
Joe Dolan25R5' 10.0"155Feb 24, 1873Baltimore, MD, US1898-04-261898-05-14
Sam Dungan31R5' 11.0"180Jul 29, 1866Ferndale, CA, US1898-04-201898-09-20
Kid Elberfeld23RR5' 7.0"158Apr 13, 1875Pomeroy, OH, US1898-07-181898-09-15
Claude Elliott21RR6' 0.0"190Nov 17, 1876Pardeeville, WI, US1898-06-181898-06-26
Shorty Fuller30RR5' 6.0"157Oct 10, 1867Cincinnati, OH, US1898-05-151898-07-01
John Ganzel24RR6' 0.0"195Apr 7, 1874Kalamazoo, MI, US1898-06-291898-09-20
Noodles Hahn19LL5' 9.0"160Apr 29, 1879Nashville, TN, US1898-05-081898-08-17
Hunkey Hines30RR5' 7.0"165Sep 29, 1867Elgin, IL, US1898-04-20
Thomas Irwin--Unknown1898-09-041898-09-04
Thomas Irwin--Unknown1898-04-211898-07-13
Bill Kuehne39RR5' 8.0"185Oct 24, 1858Leipzig, DE1898-05-081898-05-20
Louis Lippert275' 8.0"1751871IL, US1898-06-191898-07-01
James Martin--UnknownDecatur, IL, US1898-06-241898-07-07
Tony Mullane39S5' 10.0"165Jan 30, 1859Cork, IE1898-05-271898-06-12
Sam Nicholl29RR5' 10.0"178Apr 20, 1869Antrim, IE1898-04-021898-07-07
Lou Nordyke21RR6' 0.0"185Aug 7, 1876Brighton, IA, US1898-04-201898-05-04
Charlie Nyce275' 8.0"160Jul 1, 1870Philadelphia, PA, US1898-05-151898-06-01
Tom Parrott30RR5' 10.0"170Apr 10, 1868Portland, OR, US1898-07-231898-07-23
Frank Pequinney--Unknown1898-06-041898-06-22
Louis Piper--UnknownNew Orleans, LA, US1898-04-201898-04-22
John Richter256' 0.0"178Feb 8, 1873Louisville, KY, US1898-04-201898-05-11
Peck Sharp325' 9.0"162Apr 23, 1866Belleville, IL, US1898-06-081898-06-24
Jack Sharrott28RR5' 9.0"165Aug 13, 1869Staten Island, NY, US1898-07-111898-09-20
George Stallings30RR6' 1.0"187Nov 17, 1867Augusta, GA, US1898-07-021898-09-20
Tom Thomas24RR6' 4.0"195Dec 27, 1873Shawnee, OH, US1898-04-211898-09-18
Thomas Turner--5' 8.0"180Unknown1898-06-121898-07-21
Art Twineham31LL6' 1.0"190Nov 26, 1866Galesburg, IL, US1898-04-201898-07-16
Fred Underwood29R5' 7.0"170Oct 14, 1868St. Louis County, MO, US1898-04-211898-05-18
Rube Waddell21RL6' 1.0"196Oct 13, 1876Bradford, PA, US1898-04-201898-05-25
Jack Wadsworth30LR180Dec 17, 1867Wellington, OH, US1898-04-281898-05-02
Willie Wilson--Unknown1898-07-031898-09-04

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