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1887 Lynn Lions

1887 > Class No Classification > 1887 New England League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: George Brackett and Henry Murphy
Represented: Lynn, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1886 / 1888

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Maurice Bresnahan?--31616151000.313.313.375.6886Stats for 2 teams
2Roger Carey?2231212030000.
3William Cook?--135352111500081.288.302.288.59015
4Tommy Corcoran18973913798211113364012.293.315.391.705148
5Roscoe Coughlin?1943178173374181275.237.258.329.58857
6Sam Crane33299010000.
7Fred Demarais?204618017219423018. for 2 teams
8Jim Devlin*21251211182242312103.356.372.449.82153
9Steve Dunn*283715114114375121810.262.311.355.66650
10Bill Fagan*22199591162941154.319.347.418.76538
11Joe Farrell30736339100013.303.361.394.75513Stats for 2 teams
12John Fitzgerald?1714555181310024.255.309.275.58414
13Whitey Gibson?18301441383343500126.312.340.348.68848
14George Henry23743673318011980126536.360.422.492.915163Stats for 2 teams
15Sadie Houck315327126466961134447.364.380.473.854125
16John Leighton*25944274007413816335027.345.386.423.809169Stats for 2 teams
17Henry Lynch#21904243989014521691826.364.403.515.918205Stats for 2 teams
18John Lynch?--72928150001.
19Samuel Matthews?--144000000.
20Bill McCaffrey?--155000000.
21Robert McCracken?--31212100000.
23Tony Murphy?27321361281840501118.313.353.375.72848
24Billy Murray?23914354098612516321126.306.347.374.721153
25James O'Brien?--6128827255825254016.301.340.390.730106Stats for 3 teams
26Fred Oaks?--277020000.
27Frank Spill?26713273036011214321824.370.416.455.871138
28Charlie Sprague*22321461382842600108.304.342.348.69048
29George Stone?--6327926339809011716.304.344.350.69492
30Jerry Sweeney?292782791940902143.506.524.6961.22155Stats for 2 teams
31Edmund Terrien?--89403397761091622346.275.285.340.625135
32O. Visner?--261191181432303411.271.277.373.65044
33Alfred Whartenby?--83129481002.276.323.310.6339
34William Wilson?--144121000.500.500.7501.2503
34 Players23.1
* - 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
1Tommy Corcoran18101.0002.70711030.04426988201.73313.
2Roscoe Coughlin19915.3752.412726200201.232617454764317351.99314.
3Fred Demarais201330.3023.594443392336.0529340134738119321.79214. for 2 teams
4Jim Devlin*21106.6251.841814140136.220412328395113161.77813.
5Bill Fagan*2225.2862.70996070.0113852132224112.07114.
6John Fitzgerald?17110.0913.83111111087.0155108372425992.05716.
7George Henry231012.4552.912521170179.128917858683814141.99114. for 2 teams
8Samuel Matthews?--01.0003.0011109.02993101614.33329.
9Charlie Sprague*2214.2002.731163056.0100741731211252.33916.
10Edmund Terrien?--000.0010002.010000000.5004.50.00.0
11Alfred Whartenby?--32.6001.64555044.060218104011.59112.
11 Players20.4
* - 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


Edmund Terrien500.00
Tony Murphy260.00
Henry Lynch180.00Stats for 2 teams
Whitey Gibson170.00
George Stone160.00
Fred Oaks10.00


Steve Dunn370.00
Jerry Sweeney270.00Stats for 2 teams
Billy Murray160.00
George Stone150.00
O. Visner130.00
Maurice Bresnahan30.00Stats for 2 teams
Bill Fagan20.00
Edmund Terrien20.00
Charlie Sprague10.00
William Wilson10.00


George Stone290.00
James O'Brien240.00Stats for 3 teams
Edmund Terrien200.00
O. Visner130.00
Frank Spill100.00
Tommy Corcoran90.00
John Lynch70.00
Tony Murphy70.00
Henry Lynch40.00Stats for 2 teams
Robert McCracken30.00
Sam Crane20.00
Jim Devlin20.00
Roger Carey10.00
Bill Fagan10.00
Billy Murray10.00
Charlie Sprague10.00


Tommy Corcoran860.00
Frank Spill170.00
Edmund Terrien30.00
Tony Murphy10.00
George Stone10.00


Sadie Houck530.00
Frank Spill440.00
Roger Carey30.00
George Stone20.00
Tommy Corcoran10.00
Bill McCaffrey10.00
Tony Murphy10.00


John Leighton940.00Stats for 2 teams
Billy Murray750.00
Henry Lynch730.00Stats for 2 teams
George Henry580.00Stats for 2 teams
James O'Brien370.00Stats for 3 teams
Charlie Sprague270.00
Edmund Terrien260.00
Roscoe Coughlin230.00
Whitey Gibson160.00
William Cook130.00
Bill Fagan130.00
Jim Devlin90.00
Fred Demarais50.00Stats for 2 teams
John Fitzgerald30.00
George Stone30.00
Alfred Whartenby30.00
Fred Oaks10.00


Fred Demarais440.00Stats for 2 teams
Roscoe Coughlin270.00
George Henry250.00Stats for 2 teams
Jim Devlin180.00
John Fitzgerald110.00
Charlie Sprague110.00
Bill Fagan90.00
Tommy Corcoran70.00
Alfred Whartenby50.00
Samuel Matthews10.00
Edmund Terrien10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Maurice Bresnahan--Unknown
Roger Carey221865NY, US
William Cook--Unknown
Tommy Corcoran18RR5' 9.0"164Jan 4, 1869New Haven, CT, US
Roscoe Coughlin19R5' 10.0"160Mar 15, 1868Walpole, MA, US
Sam Crane33RR6' 0.0"190Jan 2, 1854Springfield, MA, US
Fred Demarais20R5' 9.0"168Nov 1, 1866Montreal, QC, CA
Jim Devlin21LL5' 7.0"135Apr 16, 1866Troy, NY, US
Steve Dunn28L5' 9.0"173Dec 21, 1858London, ON, CA
Bill Fagan22LL5' 11.0"165Feb 15, 1865Troy, NY, US
Joe Farrell30R5' 6.0"1601857Brooklyn, NY, US
John Fitzgerald17May 30, 1870Natick, MA, US
Whitey Gibson18R5' 9.0"178Oct 6, 1868Lancaster, PA, US
George Henry23RR5' 9.0"180Aug 10, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US
Sadie Houck31RR5' 7.0"151Mar, 1856Washington, DC, US
John Leighton25LL5' 11.0"170Oct 4, 1861Peabody, MA, US
Henry Lynch21S5' 7.0"143Apr 8, 1866Worcester, MA, US
John Lynch--Unknown
Samuel Matthews--Unknown
Bill McCaffrey--UnknownBaltimore, MD, US
Robert McCracken--Unknown
Tony Murphy275' 6.0"145Jul, 1859New York, NY, US
Billy Murray23Apr 13, 1864Peabody, MA, US
James O'Brien--Unknown
Fred Oaks--Unknown
Frank Spill26Feb, 1861England, GB
Charlie Sprague22LL5' 11.0"150Oct 10, 1864Cleveland, OH, US
George Stone--Unknown
Jerry Sweeney295' 9.0"157Sep 4, 1857Boston, MA, US
Edmund Terrien--Unknown
O. Visner--Unknown
Alfred Whartenby--Unknown
William Wilson--Unknown

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