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1898 Western Association

1898 > Class B > League History
Overall: 8 teams
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1897 / 1899
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1897 / 1899

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1897 / 1899

League Standings

This league's standings, if available, are based on full season team pitching records. Leagues may have have split season and postseason results that are not currently available.

League Batting

Cedar Rapids Rabbits24.9
St. Joseph Saints26.2
Ottumwa Giants24.1
Burlington Hawkeyes29.9
Dubuque Tigers26.7
Rock Island35.3
Peoria Distillers28.6
League Totals26.8

League Pitching

Cedar Rapids Rabbits22.1
St. Joseph Saints23.8
Ottumwa Giants23.2
Burlington Hawkeyes22.8
Dubuque Tigers22.6
Rock Island27.7
Peoria Distillers28.3
League Totals24.1

About the Minor League Data

Historical performance data for professional leagues (affiliated minor leagues, independent minor leagues, fall/winter leagues, and other international leagues) is provided by and licensed from 24-7 Baseball and Chadwick Baseball Bureau. It incorporates the work of many stalwart baseball researchers, including Cliff Blau, Art Cantu, Frank Hamilton, Reed Howard, Kevin Johnson, Bob McConnell, Jack Morris, and Ray Nemec, as well as members of the Minor Leagues Committee of the Society for American Baseball Research.

Perhaps most importantly, it builds upon the seminal work of Ed Washuta, who magnanimously provided the framework to make the whole thing possible.

Minor league Total Zone (Rctch&Rtz, 2005-2009) data provided by and