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1885 Columbus Stars

1885 > Class No Classification > 1885 Southern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Dandy deFrance, Charles Hager and James Donnelly
Represented: Columbus, GA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1884

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Wally Andrews258736466901146.247.349127
2Ike Benners*29114548000.178.1788
3John Cattanach?2241301000.077.0771
4Ed Clark?22461581313010.082.09515
5Monk Cline*27331383536611.261.34147
6Hub Collins21933816277923.202.26099
7William Corrigan?--25921315110.163.19618Stats for 2 teams
8John Cruso?--1863813000.206.20613
9James Donnelly?--582072226300.126.14029Stats for 2 teams
10Charles Dooley?1841312000.154.1542
11Jerry Dorgan*29301171534310.291.33339
12John Fitzgerald?--22821115100.183.19516Stats for 2 teams
13Frank Graves2432119828100.235.24429
14Charles Hager?--24821117000.207.20717
15Charlie Hamburg18903373766310.196.21171
16Joe Kappel28521982241430.207.25851Stats for 2 teams
17Charlie Krehmeyer*211249917000.347.34717
18Doc Landis302082718210.220.26822
19Denny Lyons19943575081566.227.325116
20Wick Miller?--421441020100.139.14621
21Frank Nash?--278168100.099.1119Stats for 2 teams
22Tip O'Neill?1851813000.167.1673
23George Pechiney231349812012.245.40820Stats for 2 teams
24Ed Pendleton?--103836100.158.1847Stats for 2 teams
26Edgar Smith2393246210.188.31310
27Joe Strauss26903836295842.248.305117
28Podge Weihe221347312200.255.29814
29Ed Whiting*25381481631121.209.26439Stats for 2 teams
29 Players23.3
* - 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
1Wally Andrews2501.0001.1211108.09713101.50010.
2John Cattanach?2203.0001.61443028.02416510651.2147.
3Ed Clark?222417.5850.904343425378.02941603846239120.8997.
4Charles Dooley?1822.5001.50444036.02323651300.7785.
5Doc Landis?3076.5382.071313120113.0995726115000.9737.
6Frank Nash?--1112.4781.412323232203.21762043235139111.0367. for 2 teams
8Edgar Smith2354.5561.92988175.0714416103601.0808.
9Joe Strauss2621.6671.50522030.02514521810.9007.
9 Players23.5
* - 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


Joe Strauss39
William Corrigan23Stats for 2 teams
Joe Kappel17Stats for 2 teams
Frank Graves14
Ed Whiting14Stats for 2 teams
Charlie Krehmeyer10
John Fitzgerald8Stats for 2 teams
Tip O'Neill4
Charlie Hamburg2
Ike Benners1
Ed Clark1


Wally Andrews86
Charlie Hamburg8
Hub Collins2


Hub Collins91
Joe Kappel26Stats for 2 teams
John Cruso1


Denny Lyons93
John Fitzgerald2Stats for 2 teams
Frank Graves1






Doc Landis7
Tip O'Neill1


Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Wally Andrews25RR6' 3.0"170Sep 18, 1859Philadelphia, PA, US
Ike Benners29L175Jun 7, 1856Philadelphia, PA, US
John Cattanach225' 10.0"190May 10, 1863Providence, RI, US
Ed Clark225' 10.0"1863Cincinnati, OH, US
Monk Cline27LL5' 4.0"150Mar 3, 1858Louisville, KY, US
Hub Collins21RR5' 8.0"160Apr 15, 1864Louisville, KY, US
William Corrigan--Unknown
John Cruso--Unknown
James Donnelly--Unknown
Charles Dooley186' 0.0"178Aug 3, 1866Paterson, NJ, US
Jerry Dorgan29LR1651856Meriden, CT, US
John Fitzgerald--Unknown
Frank Graves24RR6' 0.0"163Nov 2, 1860Cincinnati, OH, US
Charles Hager--Unknown
Charlie Hamburg18R6' 0.0"175Nov 22, 1866Louisville, KY, US
Joe Kappel28R5' 10.0"165Apr 27, 1857Philadelphia, PA, US
Charlie Krehmeyer21LL5' 11.0"179Jul 5, 1863St. Louis, MO, US
Doc Landis30R5' 11.0"172Aug 16, 1854Philadelphia, PA, US
Denny Lyons19RR5' 10.0"185Mar 12, 1866Cincinnati, OH, US
Wick Miller--Unknown
Frank Nash--Unknown
Tip O'Neill18Feb 1, 1867Rouseville, PA, US
George Pechiney23RR5' 9.0"184Sep 20, 1861Cincinnati, OH, US
Ed Pendleton--Unknown
Edgar Smith23RR5' 10.0"160Jun 12, 1862Providence, RI, US
Joe Strauss26RR5' 9.0"175Nov 16, 1858Cincinnati, OH, US
Podge Weihe22RR5' 11.0"175Nov 13, 1862Cincinnati, OH, US
Ed Whiting25LR1881860Philadelphia, PA, US

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