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1889 Des Moines Prohibitionists

1889 > Class No Classification > 1889 Western Association
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jimmy Macullar
Represented: Des Moines, IA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1888

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Charlie Abbey*22624591101.375.50012
2Daniel Alexander?--281057140001.133.13314Stats for 2 teams
3Tod Brynan2511349121114.353.52918Stats for 2 teams
4Michael Cody?--8934944748116.212.24987
5Peter Connell?271184817911396439.235.304146
6Robert Emmerke?--1856650102.089.1257Stats for 2 teams
7Bill Fagan*246423141563628.242.33377Stats for 2 teams
8Bill Hart?2370244396394213.258.35286
9Joseph Hennessey?--618260000.333.3336
10Ted Kennedy*243713415273012.201.24633
11Jack Kenyon?--310210000.100.1001
12Billy Klusman24692795174123320.265.362101Stats for 3 teams
13Jimmy Macullar34103335686984224.206.27291
14Leech Maskrey3511745710412551352.274.374171
15E. Mendenhall?--28110100.125.3753
16Owen Patton?299942093106166468.252.348146
17Dick Phelan34652794474122140.265.33393
18John Roach2117605140001.233.23314
19Skyrocket Smith211064196393156314.222.308129
20W. Smith?--28000000.000.0000
21Bill Traffley29101366707996228.216.290106
23Doc Watts?--28350000.625.6255
24Guerdon Whiteley?2966260416513527.250.36294Stats for 2 teams
24 Players28.0
* - 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
1Daniel Alexander?--1013.4354.262724221222.0269218105115968211.73010. for 2 teams
2Tod Brynan2522.500654045.057452181.73311. for 2 teams
3Robert Emmerke?--511.3134.601816120133.01371376898458111.7679. for 2 teams
4Bill Fagan*242118.5383.674539360348.038931614221721820361.74110. for 2 teams
5Bill Hart231723.4252.724339335337.034125210213614313271.4159.
6Joseph Hennessey?--05.000554036.0534815111.88913.
7Ted Kennedy24416.2005.562321200191.026722111888554241.85912.
8Jimmy Macullar*34001000
9Dick Phelan?3400inf10000.0
10John Roach*2166.5001212120116.01167632671.2769.
11W. Smith?--01.00011108.01310111.75014.
13Doc Watts?--01.000211016.019201081.81210.
13 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


Michael Cody63
Bill Traffley57
Jack Kenyon3


Skyrocket Smith106
Ted Kennedy8
Bill Hart5
Michael Cody1



Peter Connell117
Owen Patton2
Michael Cody1






Bill Fagan45Stats for 2 teams
Bill Hart43
Daniel Alexander27Stats for 2 teams
Ted Kennedy23
Robert Emmerke18Stats for 2 teams
John Roach12
Tod Brynan6Stats for 2 teams
Joseph Hennessey5
Doc Watts2
Jimmy Macullar1
Dick Phelan1
W. Smith1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Charlie Abbey22LL5' 8.0"169Oct 14, 1866Falls City, NE, US1889-09-211889-09-30
Daniel Alexander--Unknown
Tod Brynan25RR5' 10.0"156Jul 30, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US
Michael Cody--Unknown
Peter Connell276' 1.0"1801862Brooklyn, NY, US
Robert Emmerke--Unknown
Bill Fagan24LL5' 11.0"165Feb 15, 1865Troy, NY, US
Bill Hart23R5' 10.0"163Jul 19, 1865Louisville, KY, US
Joseph Hennessey--Unknown
Ted Kennedy24LR5' 8.0"178Feb 7, 1865Henry, IL, US
Jack Kenyon--Unknown
Billy Klusman24RR5' 10.0"185Mar 24, 1865Cincinnati, OH, US
Jimmy Macullar34RL5' 6.0"155Jan 16, 1855Boston, MA, US
Leech Maskrey35RR5' 8.0"150Feb 11, 1854Mercer, PA, US
E. Mendenhall--Unknown
Owen Patton29Aug 15, 1859Mayo, IE
Dick Phelan34RDec 10, 1854Towanda, PA, US
John Roach21RL5' 9.0"175Nov 19, 1867North Bend, PA, US
Skyrocket Smith21R6' 2.0"170Mar 19, 1868Baltimore, MD, US
W. Smith--Unknown
Bill Traffley29RR5' 11.0"185Dec 21, 1859Staten Island, NY, US
Doc Watts--Unknown
Guerdon Whiteley295' 11.0"190Oct 5, 1859Hopkinton, RI, US

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