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John Roach

John F. Roach

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Left
Height: 5' 9", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: November 19, 1867 in North Bend, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: April 2, 1934 in Peoria, Illinois, United States

Major League Stats

Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg 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
1886 18 2 Teams EL N/A 1 4 .200 2.49 7.46 6 6 5 0 50.2 63 42 14 18 20 3 9 1.599 11.2 3.2 3.6 1.11
1886 18 -5.4 Long Island EL N/A 0 3 .000 2.06 5.91 4 4 4 0 35.0 36 23 8 13 14 1 3 1.400 9.3 3.3 3.6 1.08
1886 18 -5.4 Waterbury EL N/A 1 1 .500 3.45 10.91 2 2 1 0 15.2 27 19 6 5 6 2 6 2.043 15.5 2.9 3.4 1.20
1887 19 -2.1 Lowell NENL N/A 2 1 .667 1.67 7.67 3 3 3 0 27.0 49 23 5 14 13 0 2 2.333 16.3 4.7 4.3 0.93
1887 19 -6.2 NYG NL MLB NYG 0 1 .000 11.25 19.12 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 18 17 10 0 4 3 1 0 1 48 2.750 20.2 0.0 4.5 3.4 0.75
1889 21 -3.1 3 Teams 3 Lgs N/A 13 11 .542 24 14 14 1 133.0 126 148 32 55 112 1 1 1.188 7.6 2.04
1889 21 -1.6 Des Moines WA N/A 6 6 .500 5.90 12 12 12 0 116.0 116 76 32 67 1.276 9.0 2.5 5.2 2.09
1889 21 -3.1 Galveston TL N/A 6 4 .600 10 69 31 23 31 1 1 1.35
1889 21 -1.7 Elmira NYSL N/A 1 1 .500 0.53 1.59 2 2 2 1 17.0 10 3 1 0 14 0 0 0.588 5.3 0.0 7.4
1891 23 2 Teams WA N/A 15 16 .484 32
1891 23 -1.3 Lincoln WA N/A 8 10 .444 19
1891 23 -1.3 Kansas City WA N/A 7 6 .538 13
1892 24 -1.8 Los Angeles CALL B 28 23 .549 1.51 4.76 52 51 49 7 454.0 440 240 76 108 203 8 14 1.207 8.7 2.1 4.0 1.88
1893 25 2 Teams 2 Lgs N/A 10 7 .588 1.75 7.22 18 17 16 1 154.2 203 124 30 45 33 6 2 1.603 11.8 2.6 1.9 0.73
1893 25 -0.8 Los Angeles CALL N/A 9 6 .600 1.18 6.60 16 15 14 1 137.2 171 101 18 38 31 6 2 1.518 11.2 2.5 2.0 0.82
1893 25 -1.1 Wilkes-Barre EL N/A 1 1 .500 6.35 12.18 2 2 2 0 17.0 32 23 12 7 2 2.294 16.9 3.7 1.1 0.29
1895 27 3 Teams 2 Lgs A-B 21 15 .583 37 36 33 1 7.0
1895 27 2.9 Quincy WA B 4 4 .500 8 8 8 0
1895 27 2.9 Peoria WA B 17 11 .607 28 28 25 1
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg 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
1895 27 1.3 Detroit WL A 0 0 1 0 0 0 7.0
1897 29 4.4 Peoria WA B 23 19 .548 45 43 40 3 16 2
1898 30 5.9 Peoria WA B 11 2 .846 4.23 16 15 13 1 134.0 125 63 12 41 1 1.022 8.4 0.8 2.8 3.42
1900 32 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-A 7 5 .583 4.98 12 12 12 1 103.0 76 57 8 11 37 1 1 0.845 6.6 1.0 3.2 3.36
1900 32 9.0 Richmond VIRL D 7 4 .636 0.77 4.69 11 11 11 1 94.0 63 49 8 11 35 1 1 0.787 6.0 1.1 3.4 3.18
1900 32 5.9 Montreal EL A 0 1 .000 8.00 1 1 1 0 9.0 13 8 0 2 1.444 13.0 0.0 2.0
1905 37 10.9 Peoria IIIL B 5 5 .500 10 44
1906 38 12.6 Peoria IIIL B 26 170 75 44
1907 39 14.4 Peoria IIIL B 6 6 .500 12 92 40 11
1908 40 2 Teams WA C 21 9 .700 35
1908 40 14.4 Webb City WA C
1908 40 14.4 Topeka WA C
1909 41 17.1 Flint SMIL D 16 12 .571 28
Minors (10 seasons) Minors 138 96 273 157 147 13 698.0 903 475 84 230 281 26 17
Other (5 seasons) Other 41 39 .513 83 40 38 2 365.1 441 337 81 132 178 10 14
All Levels (15 Seasons) 179 136 357 198 0 186 15 0 1071.1 1362 829 175 0 366 462 37 0 32 48
D (2 seasons) Minors 23 16 .590 39 11 11 1 94.0 63 49 8 11 35 1 1
B (7 seasons) Minors 94 70 197 145 135 12 588.0 827 418 76 219 244 25 16
A (2 seasons) Minors 0 1 .000 4.50 2 1 1 0 16.0 13 8 0 2
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1886 18 -7.1 2 Teams EL N/A 6 21 21 0 1 0 0 0 0 .048 .048 1
1886 18 -7.1 Long Island EL N/A 4 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1886 18 -7.1 Waterbury EL N/A 2 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 .125 .125 1
1887 19 -4.7 2 Teams 2 Lgs N/A 3 14 14 2 3 0 0 0 0 3
1887 19 -4.7 Lowell NENL N/A 3 14 14 2 3 0 0 0 0 .214 .214 .214 .429 3
1887 19 Wilkes-Barre INTA N/A
1887 19 -7.9 NYG NL MLB NYG 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0
1888 20 Wilkes-Barre CENL N/A
1889 21 -5.0 4 Teams 4 Lgs N/A 30 105 105 5 21 1 0 0 1 16 0
1889 21 -5.9 Des Moines WA N/A 17 60 5 14 0 0 0 1 .233 .233 14
1889 21 -3.8 Galveston TL N/A 11 37 6 0 .162 0
1889 21 -3.8 Elmira NYSL N/A 2 8 0 1 1 0 0 0 .125 .250 2 0
1889 21 Wilkes-Barre ATLA N/A
1890 22 Lincoln/Des Moines WA N/A
1891 23 -4.6 2 Teams WA N/A 32 130 123 16 23 5 2 1 0 .187 .285 35 7
1891 23 -4.6 Lincoln WA N/A
1891 23 -4.6 Kansas City WA N/A
1892 24 -2.2 Los Angeles CALL B 54 212 22 45 6 3 0 0 .212 .269 57
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1893 25 -2.5 2 Teams 2 Lgs N/A 18 73 73 7 14 1 1 0 1 .192 .233 17
1893 25 -2.4 Los Angeles CALL N/A 16 63 5 12 1 0 0 1 .190 .206 13
1893 25 -2.8 Wilkes-Barre EL N/A 2 10 2 2 0 1 0 0 .200 .400 4
1894 26 Peoria WA A
1895 27 -1.0 3 Teams 2 Lgs A-B 1 4 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
1895 27 0.4 Quincy WA B
1895 27 0.4 Peoria WA B
1895 27 0.4 Peoria WA B 4 0 0
1895 27 -1.0 Detroit WL A 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0
1896 28 2 Teams 2 Lgs C-A
1896 28 Houston TEXA C
1896 28 Buffalo EL A
1897 29 2.2 Peoria WA B 45 156 24 42 5 3 2 1 .269 .378 59 6
1898 30 3.2 Peoria WA B 16 57 8 11 2 0 0 1 .193 .228 13
1900 32 5.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-A 12 43 43 3 6 1 0 0 1 .140 .163 7 0
1900 32 6.0 Richmond VIRL D 11 40 3 6 1 0 0 1 .150 .175 7
1900 32 3.8 Montreal EL A 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0 0
1904 36 6.7 Montgomery SOUA A
1905 37 10.5 Peoria IIIL B 10 32 7 .219
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1906 38 12.6 Peoria IIIL B 26 85 14 .165
1907 39 12.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-D 12 40 40 4
1907 39 14.8 Jacksonville ILPB D
1907 39 12.9 Peoria IIIL B 12 40 4 .100
1908 40 2 Teams WA C
1908 40 13.0 Webb City WA C
1908 40 13.0 Topeka WA C
1909 41 Flint SMIL D 95 14 .147
Minors (13 seasons) Minors 176 730 724 57 143 18 6 2 3 136 6
Other (7 seasons) Other 89 343 336 30 62 7 3 1 2 0 72 7
All Levels (20 Seasons) 266 1077 1064 87 206 25 9 3 1 5 0 1 209 0 13
D (3 seasons) Minors 11 135 135 3 20 1 0 0 1 7
C (2 seasons) Minors
B (7 seasons) Minors 163 588 582 54 123 17 6 2 2 129 6
A (5 seasons) Minors 2 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1886 18 2 Teams EL N/A P 6
1886 18 Long Island EL N/A
1886 18 Waterbury EL N/A
1887 19 Lowell NENL N/A P 3
1887 19 NYG NL MLB NYG P 1 8.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 2.00
1889 21 3 Teams 3 Lgs N/A P 24
1889 21 Des Moines WA N/A LF 1
1889 21 Des Moines WA N/A P 12
1889 21 Galveston TL N/A P 10
1889 21 Elmira NYSL N/A P 2
1889 21 Des Moines WA N/A RF 3
1889 21 Des Moines WA N/A SS 1
1891 23 2 Teams WA N/A P 32
1891 23 Lincoln WA N/A
1891 23 Kansas City WA N/A
1892 24 Los Angeles CALL B OF 2
1892 24 Los Angeles CALL B P 52
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1893 25 2 Teams 2 Lgs N/A P 18
1893 25 Los Angeles CALL N/A P 16
1893 25 Wilkes-Barre EL N/A P 2
1895 27 3 Teams 2 Lgs B-A P 37
1895 27 Quincy WA B
1895 27 Peoria WA B
1895 27 Detroit WL A P 1
1897 29 Peoria WA B P 45
1898 30 Peoria WA B OF 1
1898 30 Peoria WA B P 16
1900 32 2 Teams 2 Lgs D-A P 12
1900 32 Richmond VIRL D P 11
1900 32 Montreal EL A P 1
Minors (2 seasons) Minors OF 3
Minors (5 seasons) Minors P 162
Other (5 seasons) Other P 83
All Levels (2 Seasons) OF 3
All Levels (10 Seasons) P 246 8.0 2 2 0 0 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1886 18 Long Island A's Eastern League N/A 1 1886-05-01 1886-05-12
1886 18 Waterbury Brassmen Eastern League N/A 2 1886-06-10 1886-06-19
1887 19 Wilkes-Barre Coal Barons International Association N/A
1887 19 Lowell Magicians New England League N/A
1887 19 New York Giants National League MLB 1
1888 20 Wilkes-Barre Barons Central League N/A
1889 21 Wilkes-Barre Barons Atlantic Association N/A
1889 21 Elmira Hottentots New York State League N/A
1889 21 Des Moines Prohibitionists Western Association N/A
1889 21 Galveston Sand Crabs Texas League N/A
1890 22 Lincoln Rustlers/Des Moines Prohibitionist Western Association N/A
1891 23 Lincoln Rustlers Western Association N/A 1
1891 23 Kansas City Blues Western Association N/A 2
1892 24 Los Angeles Seraphs California League B
1893 25 Los Angeles Angels California League N/A
1893 25 Wilkes-Barre Coal Barons Eastern League N/A
1894 26 Peoria Distillers Western Association A
1895 27 Detroit Tigers Western League A 1895-05-05 1895-05-05
1895 27 Quincy Browns/Ravens Western Association B 1 1895-05-24 1895-06-16
1895 27 Peoria Distillers Western Association B 2 1895-06-26 1895-09-25
1896 28 Houston Buffaloes Texas Association C
1896 28 Buffalo Bisons Eastern League A 1896-05-02 1896-05-11
1897 29 Peoria Blackbirds Western Association B 1897-04-30 1897-09-22
1898 30 Peoria Distillers Western Association B 1898-04-28 1898-06-21
1900 32 Richmond Blue Birds Virginia League D 1900-04-30 1900-06-09
1900 32 Montreal Royals Eastern League A 1900-07-05 1900-07-05
1904 36 Montgomery Senators Southern Association A
1905 37 Peoria Distillers Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B
1906 38 Peoria Distillers Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B
1907 39 Jacksonville Lunatics Iowa League of Professional Baseball Clubs D
1907 39 Peoria Distillers Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League B
1908 40 Webb City Webfeet Western Association C 1
1908 40 Topeka White Sox Western Association C 2
1909 41 Flint Vehicles Southern Michigan League D

Sabr ID: 004e25a1

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