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1887 Kansas City Cowboys

1887 > Class No Classification > 1887 Western League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Joe Ellick and John Patterson
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1888

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
2Sam Crane33229618334100.344.40639
3Harry Dooms?203715325405408.261.34653Stats for 3 teams
4Joe Ellick?33525591000.360.40010
5Frank Graves265522835693413.303.36483
6George Haddock2015618160000.262.26216Stats for 2 teams
7Bill Hassamaer?22112536122199387718.371.507272
8Moxie Hengel293515433585000.377.40963
9John Hofford?2412488163000.333.39619
10Charlie Hoover*21673107310610922.342.452140Stats for 3 teams
11Shorty Howe?--4116021433100.269.30048
12James Hughes?--5222932637501.275.34980Stats for 5 teams
13Bill Joyce*197313102100.323.45214Stats for 2 teams
14Ed Keas?24419161000.316.3687
15Walt Kinzie30512475182133116.332.421104
16George Knowlton?--13565110000.196.19611
17Llewellyn Legg?--3515830617020.386.46874Stats for 2 teams
18Jim Lillie25103515142190255235.369.449231
20Benjamin Lotz?--14000000.000.0000
21Jim Manning#258138113316520111224.433.638243
22Tim Manning333717235639307.366.45378
23Tom Mansell*321024741172092611109.441.605287
24George Mappes?21198626345203.395.50043
25John McCarty?201867560000.090.0906Stats for 2 teams
26Larry McKeon?21106505124168231235.333.444224
27Theodore McKim?--198113260002.321.32126
29Kid Nichols#173413118411200.313.35146
30John Niehoff?--13594131000.220.23714
32John Rademacher?25416660005.375.3756
33Harry Raymond?252410420266100.250.32734Stats for 3 teams
34Frank Ringo266730462116185510.382.523159
35Milt Scott269427203001.476.54823
36Mike Shea?20207915252102.316.36729
37Joe White?--57262638782413.332.424111Stats for 2 teams
37 Players24.9
* - 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
2Harry Dooms?201611.5933.982827270232.2337211103781026131.78413. for 3 teams
3George Haddock2066.5003.991313120106.0172964749314182.08514. for 2 teams
4Bill Hassamaer?2201.00012.0011006.01410822202.66721.
5John Hofford?2474.6363.91111111199.015988432812451.88914.
6Ed Keas?2412.3334.00333027.056331255312.25918.
7George Knowlton?--76.5384.541313130115.017196582239451.67813.
8Jim Lillie?2501.0006.55310011.02919843103.00023.
10Benjamin Lotz?--01.0002.0011109.01210200101.33312.00.00.0
11Tim Manning33004.5010002.064100013.00027.00.00.0
12John McCarty2058.3853.481313110106.015081413232241.71712. for 2 teams
13Larry McKeon?2102.0002.53321010.23230373403.65627.
14Theodore McKim?--105.6674.351916151151.0252154733630341.90715.
16Kid Nichols171812.6003.373330301269.2382215101396512121.56112.
17John Niehoff?--01.0006.0010003.074221003.00021.
18Mike Shea20510.3335.401616130126.2225153765838652.23416.
18 Players19.9
* - 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


Frank Graves490.00
Charlie Hoover410.00Stats for 3 teams
Frank Ringo350.00
George Mappes170.00
Llewellyn Legg140.00Stats for 2 teams


Larry McKeon1030.00
Milt Scott90.00
Frank Ringo30.00
Mike Shea10.00


Tim Manning370.00
Moxie Hengel350.00
Sam Crane220.00
Frank Ringo110.00
Llewellyn Legg90.00Stats for 2 teams
Frank Graves10.00
Jim Lillie10.00


Walt Kinzie490.00
Jim Manning390.00
Harry Raymond230.00Stats for 3 teams
John Niehoff130.00
Bill Joyce40.00Stats for 2 teams
Llewellyn Legg20.00Stats for 2 teams
Jim Lillie20.00
Tom Mansell20.00
Frank Ringo20.00
George Mappes10.00
Mike Shea10.00


Jim Manning420.00
Shorty Howe410.00
Frank Ringo90.00
Joe Ellick50.00
Bill Hassamaer40.00
John Rademacher40.00
Frank Graves20.00
Jim Lillie10.00


Jim Lillie1010.00
Joe White530.00Stats for 2 teams
Frank Ringo80.00
Frank Graves30.00
Mike Shea30.00
John McCarty20.00Stats for 2 teams
Kid Nichols20.00
Joe Ellick10.00
Bill Hassamaer10.00
Ed Keas10.00
George Mappes10.00


Tom Mansell990.00
Bill Hassamaer50.00
Mike Shea30.00
Walt Kinzie20.00
Frank Graves10.00
John Hofford10.00
Theodore McKim10.00
Frank Ringo10.00


Bill Hassamaer1050.00
Bill Joyce40.00Stats for 2 teams
Frank Ringo30.00
Theodore McKim20.00
Tom Mansell10.00
Larry McKeon10.00


Kid Nichols330.00
Harry Dooms280.00Stats for 3 teams
Theodore McKim190.00
Mike Shea160.00
George Haddock130.00Stats for 2 teams
George Knowlton130.00
John McCarty130.00Stats for 2 teams
John Hofford110.00
Ed Keas30.00
Jim Lillie30.00
Larry McKeon30.00
Bill Hassamaer10.00
Benjamin Lotz10.00
Tim Manning10.00
John Niehoff10.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Sam Crane33RR6' 0.0"190Jan 2, 1854Springfield, MA, US
Harry Dooms20Jan 30, 1867St. Louis, MO, US
Joe Ellick335' 10.0"162Apr 3, 1854Cincinnati, OH, US
Frank Graves26RR6' 0.0"163Nov 2, 1860Cincinnati, OH, US
George Haddock20RR5' 11.0"155Dec 25, 1866Portsmouth, NH, US
Bill Hassamaer226' 0.0"180Jul 26, 1864St. Louis, MO, US
Moxie Hengel29R5' 8.0"144Oct 7, 1857Chicago, IL, US
John Hofford246' 0.0"168May 25, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US
Charlie Hoover21LR5' 8.0"170Sep 9, 1865Mound City, IL, US
Shorty Howe--UnknownNew York, NY, US
James Hughes--Unknown
Bill Joyce19LR5' 11.0"185Sep 22, 1867St. Louis, MO, US
Ed Keas24Jan 2, 1863Dubuque, IA, US
Walt Kinzie30RR5' 10.0"161Mar 16, 1857Burlington, KS, US
George Knowlton--Unknown
Llewellyn Legg--Unknown
Jim Lillie25RJul 27, 1861New Haven, CT, US
Benjamin Lotz--Unknown
Jim Manning25SR5' 7.0"157Jan 31, 1862Fall River, MA, US
Tim Manning33RR5' 10.0"170Dec 3, 1853Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, GB
Tom Mansell32LR5' 8.0"160Jan 1, 1855Auburn, NY, US
George Mappes215' 8.0"200Dec 25, 1865St. Louis, MO, US
John McCarty20RFeb 9, 1867Independence, MO, US
Larry McKeon215' 10.0"168Mar 25, 1866New York, NY, US
Theodore McKim--Unknown
Kid Nichols17SR5' 10.0"175Sep 14, 1869Madison, WI, US
John Niehoff--Unknown
John Rademacher25152May, 1862MO, US
Harry Raymond255' 9.0"179Feb 20, 1862Sauquoit, NY, US
Frank Ringo26R5' 11.0"175Oct 12, 1860Parkville, MO, US
Milt Scott26R5' 9.0"160Jan 17, 1861Chicago, IL, US
Mike Shea20R5' 10.0"170Mar 10, 1867New Orleans, LA, US
Joe White--Unknown

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