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1897 Syracuse Stars

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

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Al Buckenberger
Represented: Syracuse, 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 Tom Bannon 28 106 401 78 110 18 9 3 38 .274 .387 155 Stats for 2 teams
2 Ollie Beard 35 84 362 59 118 19 6 2 11 .326 .428 155 Stats for 2 teams
3 Edward Breckenridge 28 13 55 6 8 3 1 0 0 .145 .236 13
4 Daniel Crough? -- 3 9 1 2 1 0 0 0 .222 .333 3
5 Tom Dowse 30 2 6 2 1 1 0 0 0 .167 .333 2
6 Bill Eagan? 28 135 493 128 151 29 6 1 50 .306 .396 195
7 Howard Earl? 30 113 422 59 119 15 10 4 21 .282 .393 166
8 William Gallagher? 23 11 45 7 5 0 1 0 3 .111 .156 7
9 Jim Garry* 27 135 534 94 156 19 4 1 24 .292 .348 186
10 James Grove* -- 9 35 4 7 2 1 0 1 .200 .314 11
11 Elmer Horton 27 7 19 3 4 0 0 0 1 .211 .211 4
12 Bill Kissinger 25 19 66 5 11 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 11
13 Henry Lampe 24 43 132 21 37 2 1 0 4 .280 .311 41
14 Abel Lizotte? 27 136 548 90 177 40 9 5 21 .323 .456 250
15 John Malarkey? 25 46 136 17 30 2 0 0 3 .221 .235 32
16 Ernie Mason? 27 4 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
17 Jack O'Brien* 24 110 435 93 136 17 5 1 31 .313 .382 166 Stats for 2 teams
18 Jack Ryan 28 87 308 51 91 19 4 3 14 .295 .412 127
19 Frank Scheibeck 32 122 420 61 100 9 7 2 13 .238 .307 129
20 Al Shaw 24 63 187 24 48 12 3 1 4 .257 .369 69
21 John Shearon? 26 110 467 89 133 25 5 4 16 .285 .385 180 Stats for 2 teams
22 Jud Smith 28 134 517 120 162 27 10 6 36 .313 .439 227
23 Alexander Whitehill? -- 7 15 0 2 0 0 0 0 .133 .133 2 Stats for 2 teams
24 Vic Willis 21 41 120 11 23 0 0 0 0 .192 .192 23
24 Players 27.7
* - 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 Elmer Horton 27 2 1 .667 1.50 4 2 2 0 30.0 30 6 5 12 9 1 2 1.400 9.0 3.6 2.7 0.75
2 Bill Kissinger 25 11 5 .688 1.20 19 18 16 1 157.2 140 67 21 47 40 8 3 1.186 8.0 2.7 2.3 0.85
3 Henry Lampe* 24 23 12 .657 1.39 37 32 28 2 292.0 309 166 45 114 99 11 7 1.449 9.5 3.5 3.1 0.87
4 John Malarkey 25 27 13 .675 1.39 44 43 39 1 382.0 359 186 59 104 105 25 13 1.212 8.5 2.5 2.5 1.01
5 Ernie Mason 27 2 1 .667 1.08 4 4 1 0 25.0 24 14 3 3 6 5 1 1.080 8.6 1.1 2.2 2.00
6 Alexander Whitehill? -- 0 2 .000 4.50 6 1 0 0 20.0 41 28 10 6 1 2 0 2.350 18.4 2.7 0.4 0.17 Stats for 2 teams
7 Vic Willis 21 21 17 .553 1.16 41 38 37 3 355.2 342 172 46 129 171 32 5 1.324 8.7 3.3 4.3 1.33
7 Players 23.8
* - 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
Tom Bannon 28 R R 5' 8.0" 175 May 8, 1869 Amesbury, MA, US
Ollie Beard 35 R R 5' 11.0" 180 May 2, 1862 Lexington, KY, US
Edward Breckenridge 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 1869 Cleveland, OH, US
Daniel Crough -- Unknown
Tom Dowse 30 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Aug 12, 1866 Mohill, IE
Bill Eagan 28 Jun 1, 1869 Camden, NJ, US
Howard Earl 30 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 25, 1867 Palmyra, NY, US
William Gallagher 23 Feb 4, 1874 Boston, MA, US
Jim Garry 27 L L 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 21, 1869 Great Barrington, MA, US
James Grove -- L Unknown Pittsburgh, PA, US
Elmer Horton 27 R R 5' 9.0" 157 Sep 4, 1869 Hamilton, OH, US
Bill Kissinger 25 R R 5' 11.0" 185 Aug 15, 1871 Dayton, KY, US
Henry Lampe 24 R L 5' 11.0" 175 Sep 19, 1872 Boston, MA, US
Abel Lizotte 27 5' 8.0" 174 Apr 13, 1870 Lewiston, ME, US
John Malarkey 25 R 5' 11.0" 155 May 4, 1872 Springfield, OH, US
Ernie Mason 27 R 6' 0.0" 150 1870 New Orleans, LA, US
Jack O'Brien 24 L R 6' 1.0" 165 Feb 5, 1873 Watervliet, NY, US
Jack Ryan 28 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Nov 12, 1868 Haverhill, MA, US
Frank Scheibeck 32 R R 5' 7.0" 145 Jun 28, 1865 Detroit, MI, US
Al Shaw 24 R R 5' 8.0" 170 May 22, 1873 Burslem, Staffordshire, GB
John Shearon 26 R 1871 PA, US
Jud Smith 28 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Jan 13, 1869 Green Oak, MI, US
Alexander Whitehill -- 6' 3.0" 190 Unknown Brookville, PA, US
Vic Willis 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 12, 1876 Cecil County, MD, US

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