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1897 Newark Colts

1897 > Class B > 1897 Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: George Ellis
Represented: Newark, NJ
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1896 / 1898

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1John Bolger?--312000000.000.0000
2Jake Boyd?231032380203.250.37512
3Charles Brenner?--12000000.000.0000
4Bobby Cargo28421722644101311.256.378652
5Bill Carrick235115626376234.237.359565
6Pete Cassidy249940381147249326.365.49119813
7Dick Cogan254815214465347.303.454692
8Edward Daley?--15058781143312026.244.3031786
9Tom Delahanty25228620276104.314.407354
10Charlie Gettig26662393464152015.268.347835
11Jim Gilman?27843254063115111.194.2688712Stats for 2 teams
12Gil Hatfield42903745584142020.225.2731022
13Bill Heine?--47183384472017.240.301550Stats for 2 teams
14Ernest Hodge?28278119155115.185.309251
15Ducky Holmes*2830118344181031.347.432513
16Jim Johnstone?243911917183000.151.176212
17Sam McMackin*246018824363102.191.218414Stats for 3 teams
18Augie Moran?281214979011384137.227.2661326Stats for 3 teams
19Hal O'Hagan?271516331502045415659.322.48330614
20Harry Raymond?3574301358211509.272.3421031Stats for 2 teams
21Adam Rothfuss?--91337416018115.178.2468311
22Jack Rothfuss2589387851252812321.323.4811862
23William Setley#37711120000.182.1822Stats for 2 teams
24Biff Sheehan*2912850990151215344.297.37519114Stats for 2 teams
25Bill Smink?29782604474113419.285.3961033Stats for 3 teams
26Bill Stuart?2312649275128174738.260.35417421Stats for 2 teams
27Alexander Whitehill?--12110000.500.5001
28Bill Whitrock?271234583001.235.32411Stats for 2 teams
29Rasty Wright*341305191441934012120.372.5012602
30Dave Zearfoss?2945163213911012.239.325533
30 Players28.3
* - 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
1John Bolger?--301.0002.70333030.036169105201.53310.
2Jake Boyd*23101.0001.06222117.01762134401.7659.
3Charles Brenner?--101.0001.8011105.031112010.8005.
4Bill Carrick232912.7071.265042393378.03391895318015333141.3738.
5Dick Cogan252011.6452.153432301280.029817567821002071.3579.
6Charlie Gettig?261312.5201.763227250251.02811664984851561.45410.
7Jim Johnstone?241613.5521.923935242300.031620264117882591.4439.
8Sam McMackin*24723.2333.073730250275.14012449456541221.66013. for 3 teams
9William Setley3711.5001.80532030.035236104201.50010. for 2 teams
10Alexander Whitehill?--101.0000.0011006.033052001.3334.
11Bill Whitrock2734.4293.32775057.07148212310801.64911. for 2 teams
11 Players24.6
* - 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


Adam Rothfuss910.00
Dave Zearfoss380.00
Ernest Hodge250.00


Jack Rothfuss800.00
Hal O'Hagan450.00
Bill Smink240.00Stats for 3 teams
Pete Cassidy210.00
Dave Zearfoss80.00


Jim Gilman840.00Stats for 2 teams
Pete Cassidy800.00
Tom Delahanty220.00
Charlie Gettig190.00
Harry Raymond20.00Stats for 2 teams
Bobby Cargo10.00


Edward Daley1500.00


Gil Hatfield900.00
Bobby Cargo400.00
Bill Heine350.00Stats for 2 teams
Bill Stuart120.00Stats for 2 teams
Hal O'Hagan10.00


Rasty Wright1300.00
Augie Moran1210.00Stats for 3 teams
Hal O'Hagan1070.00
Ducky Holmes300.00
Charlie Gettig150.00
Jack Rothfuss90.00
Dick Cogan70.00
Jake Boyd50.00
Bobby Cargo10.00
Bill Carrick10.00
Pete Cassidy10.00
Ernest Hodge10.00


Bill Carrick500.00
Jim Johnstone390.00
Sam McMackin370.00Stats for 3 teams
Dick Cogan340.00
Charlie Gettig320.00
Bill Whitrock70.00Stats for 2 teams
William Setley50.00Stats for 2 teams
John Bolger30.00
Jake Boyd20.00
Charles Brenner10.00
Alexander Whitehill10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
John Bolger--Unknown1897-09-111897-09-18
Jake Boyd23L160Jan 19, 1874Martinsburg, WV, US1897-08-111897-08-31
Charles Brenner--UnknownOrange, NJ, US1897-09-181897-09-18
Bobby Cargo28RROct, 1868Pittsburgh, PA, US1897-04-291897-06-20
Bill Carrick23RR5' 10.0"150Sep 5, 1873Erie, PA, US1897-04-271897-09-17
Pete Cassidy24RR5' 10.0"165Apr 8, 1873Wilmington, DE, US1897-06-191897-09-18
Dick Cogan25RR5' 7.0"150Dec 5, 1871Paterson, NJ, US1897-05-241897-09-18
Edward Daley--Unknown1897-04-261897-09-18
Tom Delahanty25RR5' 8.0"175Mar 9, 1872Cleveland, OH, US1897-08-271897-09-18
Charlie Gettig26R5' 10.0"172Dec, 1870Baltimore, MD, US1897-05-251897-09-06
Jim Gilman27RJun 14, 1870Cleveland, OH, US1897-04-261897-06-02
Gil Hatfield42RR5' 9.0"168Jan 27, 1855Hoboken, NJ, US1897-06-221897-09-18
Bill Heine--UnknownElmira, NY, US1897-06-091897-06-21
Ernest Hodge28Jan, 1869GB1897-04-271897-06-22
Ducky Holmes28LR5' 6.0"170Jan 28, 1869Des Moines, IA, US1897-08-251897-09-18
Jim Johnstone24Dec 9, 1872IL, US1897-04-261897-09-15
Sam McMackin24LLNov 24, 1872Cleveland, OH, US1897-04-291897-04-29
Augie Moran285' 5.0"145Dec 22, 1868New York, NY, US1897-07-291897-08-23
Hal O'Hagan27R6' 0.0"173Sep 30, 1869Washington, DC, US1897-04-261897-09-18
Harry Raymond355' 9.0"179Feb 20, 1862Sauquoit, NY, US1897-05-251897-05-25
Adam Rothfuss--UnknownNewark, NJ, US1897-04-261897-09-18
Jack Rothfuss25RR5' 11.0"195Apr 18, 1872Newark, NJ, US1897-04-261897-07-29
William Setley37SR6' 0.0"190Aug 28, 1859Camden, NJ, US1897-06-011897-06-04
Biff Sheehan29LR5' 9.0"165Feb 13, 1868Hartford, CT, US1897-05-011897-05-18
Bill Smink291868Pittsburgh, PA, US1897-06-041897-06-10
Bill Stuart235' 11.0"170Aug 28, 1873Boalsburg, PA, US1897-04-261897-05-08
Alexander Whitehill--6' 3.0"190UnknownBrookville, PA, US1897-07-311897-07-31
Bill Whitrock27R5' 7.0"170Mar 4, 1870Cincinnati, OH, US1897-04-281897-05-20
Rasty Wright34L6' 1.0"185Jan 31, 1863Birmingham, MI, US1897-04-261897-09-04
Dave Zearfoss29R5' 9.0"174Jan 1, 1868Schenectady, NY, US1897-06-271897-09-06

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