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1897 Buffalo Bisons

1897 > Class A > 1897 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jack Rowe
Represented: Buffalo, NY
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1896 / 1898

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 Harvey Bailey? 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
2 Shad Barry 18 82 295 47 78 11 1 4 21 .264 .349 103 Stats for 2 teams
3 James Brown? -- 42 127 18 27 5 2 1 0 .213 .307 39
4 Bill Clymer? 24 130 543 104 146 33 4 7 26 .269 .383 208
5 John Cochran? -- 3 10 2 1 0 0 0 0 .100 .100 1
6 Jim Field? 34 130 512 100 141 31 11 5 17 .275 .408 209
7 Les German 28 3 11 1 2 0 0 0 0 .182 .182 2
8 Lawrence Gilboy? -- 132 574 110 201 42 3 2 26 .350 .444 255
9 Chummy Gray 23 40 147 14 38 4 3 1 0 .259 .347 51
10 Raymond Gregory? -- 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 0
11 Ed Gremminger 23 133 510 92 140 30 6 8 13 .275 .404 206
12 Reddy Grey* 22 133 563 118 174 29 11 2 19 .309 .410 231
13 Bert Inks* 26 16 46 3 11 2 0 0 0 .239 .283 13 Stats for 2 teams
14 Frank McPartlin? 25 23 71 7 14 2 2 1 0 .197 .324 23 Stats for 2 teams
15 Page? -- 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
16 Andrew Reid? -- 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 Rockwell? -- 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
18 Harry Smith 22 25 89 13 26 5 0 1 7 .292 .382 34
19 Holly Souders? 23 28 93 6 13 0 0 0 0 .140 .140 13
20 Suter Sullivan? 24 112 413 74 123 21 6 8 12 .298 .436 180 Stats for 2 teams
21 William Urquhart? 31 70 263 31 76 12 7 1 8 .289 .399 105
22 Jack Wadsworth* 29 10 29 4 6 0 1 1 0 .207 .379 11
23 Sam Wise* 39 122 486 94 164 33 5 1 22 .337 .432 210
24 Fred Zahner? 27 60 192 26 51 5 4 1 5 .266 .349 67 Stats for 2 teams
24 Players 26.6
* - 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 Harvey Bailey* 20 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 2 0 2 1 0 0 2.000 9.0 9.0 4.5 0.50
2 James Brown? -- 19 17 .528 1.92 42 33 29 1 319.0 347 197 68 94 84 28 9 1.382 9.8 2.7 2.4 0.89
3 John Cochran? -- 0 3 .000 4.88 3 3 3 0 24.0 35 28 13 13 5 0 2 2.000 13.1 4.9 1.9 0.38
4 Les German 28 1 2 .333 3.00 3 3 3 0 27.0 37 19 9 5 8 1 0 1.556 12.3 1.7 2.7 1.60
5 Chummy Gray 23 23 13 .639 1.84 38 37 35 1 328.0 343 187 67 120 94 19 11 1.412 9.4 3.3 2.6 0.78
6 Raymond Gregory? -- 1 0 1.000 8.00 1 1 1 0 9.0 15 10 8 3 2 1 1 2.000 15.0 3.0 2.0 0.67
7 Bert Inks* 26 5 7 .417 2.52 16 14 10 0 118.0 139 88 33 59 40 10 1 1.678 10.6 4.5 3.1 0.68 Stats for 2 teams
8 Frank McPartlin* 25 11 7 .611 2.27 22 16 15 1 162.2 203 98 41 44 36 19 6 1.518 11.2 2.4 2.0 0.82 Stats for 2 teams
9 Page? -- 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 2.0 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 1.500 9.0 4.5 4.5 1.00
10 Rockwell? -- 0 0 2.25 1 1 0 0 4.0 5 4 1 2 1 0 0 1.750 11.2 4.5 2.2 0.50
11 Holly Souders? 23 16 10 .615 2.23 28 27 22 0 225.2 272 152 56 59 71 9 4 1.467 10.8 2.4 2.8 1.20
12 Jack Wadsworth 29 3 5 .375 2.20 10 10 8 0 82.0 75 52 20 36 10 8 6 1.354 8.2 4.0 1.1 0.28
12 Players 24.4
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Harvey Bailey 20 L 6' 0.0" 160 Nov 24, 1876 Palmyra, MI, US
Shad Barry 18 R R Oct 27, 1878 Newburgh, NY, US
James Brown -- Unknown Buena Vista, PA, US
Bill Clymer 24 5' 10.0" 155 Dec 18, 1872 Philadelphia, PA, US
John Cochran -- Unknown
Jim Field 34 6' 1.0" 170 Apr 24, 1863 Philadelphia, PA, US
Les German 28 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jun 1, 1869 Baltimore, MD, US
Lawrence Gilboy -- Unknown
Chummy Gray 23 R R 5' 11.0" 163 Jul 17, 1873 Rockland, ME, US
Raymond Gregory -- Unknown
Ed Gremminger 23 R R 6' 1.0" 200 Mar 30, 1874 Canton, OH, US
Reddy Grey 22 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 8, 1875 Zanesville, OH, US
Bert Inks 26 L L 6' 3.0" 175 Jan 27, 1871 Ligonier, IN, US
Frank McPartlin 25 L 6' 0.0" 180 Feb 16, 1872 Hoosick Falls, NY, US
Page -- Unknown
Andrew Reid -- Unknown Toronto, ON, CA
Rockwell -- Unknown
Harry Smith 22 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Oct 31, 1874 Yorkshire, GB
Holly Souders 23 1874 Corydon, IA, US
Suter Sullivan 24 6' 0.0" 170 Oct 14, 1872 Baltimore, MD, US
William Urquhart 31 Nov, 1865 Buffalo, NY, US
Jack Wadsworth 29 L R 180 Dec 17, 1867 Wellington, OH, US
Sam Wise 39 L R 5' 10.0" 170 Aug 18, 1857 Akron, OH, US
Fred Zahner 27 Jun 5, 1870 Louisville, KY, US 1897-06-20 1897-09-08

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