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1888 Kansas City Blues

1888 > Class A > 1888 Western Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jim Manning
Represented: Kansas City, MO
Ballpark: Association Park (Kansas City, MO)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1887

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Joe Ardner30843425693115119.272.342117
2Michael Bradley?--118488731281411223.262.348170
3Count Campau*2442185364237217.227.35165
4Ed Cartwright28110449871151911547.256.381171
5Jim Conway293111313233102.204.24828
6Jim Curtiss*2612479141011.298.38318
7Joe Gunson256023429506119.214.26161
8Bill Hassamaer?231004176799144218.237.305127
9Spud Johnson*31102415881421412573.342.470195
10Bill Krieg29953776396194328.255.350132Stats for 2 teams
11Fred Lange1880318397462219.233.28390Stats for 2 teams
12Herman Long*22121531114138237289.260.341181Stats for 2 teams
13Jim Manning#2611648112313915134101.289.399192
14John McCarty?2138150193502013.233.26039
15Kid Nichols#1818716110101.155.18313
16Charlie Reynolds2342154152830011.182.20131
17Parke Swartzel224516218272204.167.20433
18Jake Wells24207511206208.267.40030
18 Players25.3426842687401076411.252.252
* - 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
1Jim Conway291812.6001.973030283256.124214756261511291.0468.
2John McCarty212111.6562.423232321290.026416478571641091.1078.
3Kid Nichols18162.8891.141818184158.1124642020891160.9097.
4Parke Swartzel222217.5641.934139392364.230016278592598200.9847.
4 Players22.9
* - 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
Joe Ardner30RR160Feb 27, 1858Mount Vernon, OH, US
Michael Bradley--Unknown
Count Campau24LR5' 11.0"160Oct 17, 1863Detroit, MI, US
Ed Cartwright28RR5' 10.0"220Oct 6, 1859Johnstown, PA, US
Jim Conway29RROct 8, 1858Upper Darby, PA, US
Jim Curtiss26LL5' 8.0"157Dec 27, 1861Coldwater, MI, US
Joe Gunson25RR5' 6.0"160Mar 23, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US
Bill Hassamaer236' 0.0"180Jul 26, 1864St. Louis, MO, US
Spud Johnson31LL5' 9.0"175Dec, 1856CA
Bill Krieg29RR5' 8.0"180Jan 29, 1859Petersburg, IL, US
Fred Lange18RR5' 10.0"May 14, 1870San Francisco, CA, US
Herman Long22LR5' 8.0"160Apr 13, 1866Chicago, IL, US
Jim Manning26SR5' 7.0"157Jan 31, 1862Fall River, MA, US
John McCarty21RFeb 9, 1867Independence, MO, US
Kid Nichols18SR5' 10.0"175Sep 14, 1869Madison, WI, US
Charlie Reynolds23RR5' 9.0"175May 1, 1865Williamsburg, IN, US
Parke Swartzel22RR5' 10.0"150Nov 21, 1865Knightstown, IN, US
Jake Wells24RR5' 11.0"167Aug 9, 1863Memphis, TN, US

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