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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
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 Maurice Bresnahan? -- 3 16 16 1 5 1 0 0 0 .313 .313 .375 .688 6 Stats for 2 teams
2 Roger Carey? 22 3 12 12 0 3 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 3
3 William Cook? -- 13 53 52 11 15 0 0 0 8 1 .288 .302 .288 .590 15
4 Tommy Corcoran 18 97 391 379 82 111 13 3 6 40 12 .293 .315 .391 .705 148
5 Roscoe Coughlin? 19 43 178 173 37 41 8 1 2 7 5 .237 .258 .329 .588 57
6 Sam Crane 33 2 9 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .111 .222 1
7 Fred Demarais? 20 46 180 172 19 42 3 0 1 8 .244 .278 .279 .557 48 Stats for 2 teams
8 Jim Devlin* 21 25 121 118 22 42 3 1 2 10 3 .356 .372 .449 .821 53
9 Steve Dunn* 28 37 151 141 14 37 5 1 2 18 10 .262 .311 .355 .666 50
10 Bill Fagan* 22 19 95 91 16 29 4 1 1 5 4 .319 .347 .418 .765 38
11 Joe Farrell 30 7 36 33 9 10 0 0 1 3 .303 .361 .394 .755 13 Stats for 2 teams
12 John Fitzgerald? 17 14 55 51 8 13 1 0 0 2 4 .255 .309 .275 .584 14
13 Whitey Gibson? 18 30 144 138 33 43 5 0 0 12 6 .312 .340 .348 .688 48
14 George Henry 23 74 367 331 80 119 8 0 12 65 36 .360 .422 .492 .915 163 Stats for 2 teams
15 Sadie Houck 31 53 271 264 66 96 11 3 4 44 7 .364 .380 .473 .854 125
16 John Leighton* 25 94 427 400 74 138 16 3 3 50 27 .345 .386 .423 .809 169 Stats for 2 teams
17 Henry Lynch# 21 90 424 398 90 145 21 6 9 18 26 .364 .403 .515 .918 205 Stats for 2 teams
18 John Lynch? -- 7 29 28 1 5 0 0 0 1 .179 .207 .179 .385 5
19 Samuel Matthews? -- 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
20 Bill McCaffrey? -- 1 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
21 Robert McCracken? -- 3 12 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
22 McGinn? -- 2 9 9 0 2 1 0 0 0 .222 .222 .333 .556 3
23 Tony Murphy? 27 32 136 128 18 40 5 0 1 11 8 .313 .353 .375 .728 48
24 Billy Murray? 23 91 435 409 86 125 16 3 2 11 26 .306 .347 .374 .721 153
25 James O'Brien? -- 61 288 272 55 82 5 2 5 40 16 .301 .340 .390 .730 106 Stats for 3 teams
26 Fred Oaks? -- 2 7 7 0 2 0 0 0 0 .286 .286 .286 .571 2
27 Frank Spill? 26 71 327 303 60 112 14 3 2 18 24 .370 .416 .455 .871 138
28 Charlie Sprague* 22 32 146 138 28 42 6 0 0 10 8 .304 .342 .348 .690 48
29 George Stone? -- 63 279 263 39 80 9 0 1 17 16 .304 .344 .350 .694 92
30 Jerry Sweeney? 29 27 82 79 19 40 9 0 2 14 3 .506 .524 .696 1.221 55 Stats for 2 teams
31 Edmund Terrien? -- 89 403 397 76 109 16 2 2 34 6 .275 .285 .340 .625 135
32 O. Visner? -- 26 119 118 14 32 3 0 3 41 1 .271 .277 .373 .650 44
33 Alfred Whartenby? -- 8 31 29 4 8 1 0 0 2 .276 .323 .310 .633 9
34 William Wilson? -- 1 4 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .500 .500 .750 1.250 3
34 Players 23.1
* - 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
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 Tommy Corcoran 18 1 0 1.000 2.70 7 1 1 0 30.0 44 26 9 8 8 2 0 1.733 13.2 2.4 2.4 1.00
2 Roscoe Coughlin 19 9 15 .375 2.41 27 26 20 0 201.2 326 174 54 76 43 17 35 1.993 14.5 3.4 1.9 0.57
3 Fred Demarais 20 13 30 .302 3.59 44 43 39 2 336.0 529 340 134 73 81 19 32 1.792 14.2 2.0 2.2 1.11 Stats for 2 teams
4 Jim Devlin* 21 10 6 .625 1.84 18 14 14 0 136.2 204 123 28 39 51 13 16 1.778 13.4 2.6 3.4 1.31
5 Bill Fagan* 22 2 5 .286 2.70 9 9 6 0 70.0 113 85 21 32 22 4 11 2.071 14.5 4.1 2.8 0.69
6 John Fitzgerald? 17 1 10 .091 3.83 11 11 11 0 87.0 155 108 37 24 25 9 9 2.057 16.0 2.5 2.6 1.04
7 George Henry 23 10 12 .455 2.91 25 21 17 0 179.1 289 178 58 68 38 14 14 1.991 14.5 3.4 1.9 0.56 Stats for 2 teams
8 Samuel Matthews? -- 0 1 .000 3.00 1 1 1 0 9.0 29 9 3 10 1 6 1 4.333 29.0 10.0 1.0 0.10
9 Charlie Sprague* 22 1 4 .200 2.73 11 6 3 0 56.0 100 74 17 31 21 12 5 2.339 16.1 5.0 3.4 0.68
10 Edmund Terrien? -- 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.500 4.5 0.0 0.0
11 Alfred Whartenby? -- 3 2 .600 1.64 5 5 5 0 44.0 60 21 8 10 4 0 1 1.591 12.3 2.0 0.8 0.40
11 Players 20.4
* - 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
Edmund Terrien 50 0.00
Tony Murphy 26 0.00
Henry Lynch 18 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Whitey Gibson 17 0.00
George Stone 16 0.00
McGinn 1 0.00
Fred Oaks 1 0.00

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Steve Dunn 37 0.00
Jerry Sweeney 27 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Billy Murray 16 0.00
George Stone 15 0.00
O. Visner 13 0.00
Maurice Bresnahan 3 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Bill Fagan 2 0.00
Edmund Terrien 2 0.00
Charlie Sprague 1 0.00
William Wilson 1 0.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
George Stone 29 0.00
James O'Brien 24 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Edmund Terrien 20 0.00
O. Visner 13 0.00
Frank Spill 10 0.00
Tommy Corcoran 9 0.00
John Lynch 7 0.00
Tony Murphy 7 0.00
Henry Lynch 4 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Robert McCracken 3 0.00
Sam Crane 2 0.00
Jim Devlin 2 0.00
Roger Carey 1 0.00
Bill Fagan 1 0.00
Billy Murray 1 0.00
Charlie Sprague 1 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Corcoran 86 0.00
Frank Spill 17 0.00
Edmund Terrien 3 0.00
Tony Murphy 1 0.00
George Stone 1 0.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sadie Houck 53 0.00
Frank Spill 44 0.00
Roger Carey 3 0.00
George Stone 2 0.00
Tommy Corcoran 1 0.00
Bill McCaffrey 1 0.00
Tony Murphy 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Leighton 94 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Billy Murray 75 0.00
Henry Lynch 73 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
George Henry 58 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
James O'Brien 37 0.00 Stats for 3 teams
Charlie Sprague 27 0.00
Edmund Terrien 26 0.00
Roscoe Coughlin 23 0.00
Whitey Gibson 16 0.00
William Cook 13 0.00
Bill Fagan 13 0.00
Jim Devlin 9 0.00
Fred Demarais 5 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
John Fitzgerald 3 0.00
George Stone 3 0.00
Alfred Whartenby 3 0.00
McGinn 2 0.00
Fred Oaks 1 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Demarais 44 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Roscoe Coughlin 27 0.00
George Henry 25 0.00 Stats for 2 teams
Jim Devlin 18 0.00
John Fitzgerald 11 0.00
Charlie Sprague 11 0.00
Bill Fagan 9 0.00
Tommy Corcoran 7 0.00
Alfred Whartenby 5 0.00
Samuel Matthews 1 0.00
Edmund Terrien 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Maurice Bresnahan -- Unknown
Roger Carey 22 1865 NY, US
William Cook -- Unknown
Tommy Corcoran 18 R R 5' 9.0" 164 Jan 4, 1869 New Haven, CT, US
Roscoe Coughlin 19 R 5' 10.0" 160 Mar 15, 1868 Walpole, MA, US
Sam Crane 33 R R 6' 0.0" 190 Jan 2, 1854 Springfield, MA, US
Fred Demarais 20 R 5' 9.0" 168 Nov 1, 1866 Montreal, QC, CA
Jim Devlin 21 L L 5' 7.0" 135 Apr 16, 1866 Troy, NY, US
Steve Dunn 28 L 5' 9.0" 173 Dec 21, 1858 London, ON, CA
Bill Fagan 22 L L 5' 11.0" 165 Feb 15, 1865 Troy, NY, US
Joe Farrell 30 R 5' 6.0" 160 1857 Brooklyn, NY, US
John Fitzgerald 17 May 30, 1870 Natick, MA, US
Whitey Gibson 18 R 5' 9.0" 178 Oct 6, 1868 Lancaster, PA, US
George Henry 23 R R 5' 9.0" 180 Aug 10, 1863 Philadelphia, PA, US
Sadie Houck 31 R R 5' 7.0" 151 Mar, 1856 Washington, DC, US
John Leighton 25 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Oct 4, 1861 Peabody, MA, US
Henry Lynch 21 S 5' 7.0" 143 Apr 8, 1866 Worcester, MA, US
John Lynch -- Unknown
Samuel Matthews -- Unknown
Bill McCaffrey -- Unknown Baltimore, MD, US
Robert McCracken -- Unknown
McGinn -- Unknown
Tony Murphy 27 5' 6.0" 145 Jul, 1859 New York, NY, US
Billy Murray 23 Apr 13, 1864 Peabody, MA, US
James O'Brien -- Unknown
Fred Oaks -- Unknown
Frank Spill 26 Feb, 1861 England, GB
Charlie Sprague 22 L L 5' 11.0" 150 Oct 10, 1864 Cleveland, OH, US
George Stone -- Unknown
Jerry Sweeney 29 5' 9.0" 157 Sep 4, 1857 Boston, MA, US
Edmund Terrien -- Unknown
O. Visner -- Unknown
Alfred Whartenby -- Unknown
William Wilson -- Unknown

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