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1896 Wilkes-Barre Coal Barons

1896 > Class A > 1896 Eastern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jack Chapman, Frank Bonner and Howard Earl
Represented: Wilkes-Barre, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1895 / 1897

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Fred Betts 27 L L 5' 7.0" 155 Sep 15, 1868 St. Louis, MO, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
Frank Bonner 26 R R 5' 7.0" 169 Aug 20, 1869 Lowell, MA, US 1896-05-09 1896-09-15
Tom Colcolough 25 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Oct 8, 1870 Charleston, SC, US 1896-06-06 1896-09-12
William Diggins -- Unknown Chester, PA, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-12
Howard Earl 29 6' 2.0" 180 Feb 25, 1867 Palmyra, NY, US 1896-05-01 1896-08-26
Billy Goeckel 24 R L 5' 11.0" 162 Sep 3, 1871 Wilkes-Barre, PA, US 1896-08-20 1896-09-15
Sandy Griffin 37 R R 5' 10.0" 160 Oct 24, 1858 Fayetteville, NY, US 1896-05-02 1896-05-25
Jack Keenan 27 R Jan 1, 1869 Louisville, KY, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-14
Abel Lizotte 26 5' 8.0" 174 Apr 13, 1870 Lewiston, ME, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
Howard Luckey -- Unknown 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
Dad Lytle 34 R R 5' 11.0" 160 Mar 10, 1862 Racine, WI, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
John McMahon -- Unknown Cleveland, OH, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
Charles Smith -- Unknown 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
William Vought 24 1872 Bloomfield, NJ, US 1896-05-05 1896-05-08
Jack Wente -- Unknown Syracuse, NY, US 1896-05-01 1896-09-15
Bill Yerrick 22 R R 5' 11.0" 150 Feb 26, 1874 Danville, PA, US 1896-05-04 1896-09-15

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