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1897 Columbus Senators

1897 > Class A > 1897 Western League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Tom Loftus
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1896 / 1898

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Charlie Babb#24311230000.273.2733
2Kirtley Baker28218115237002.284.370301Stats for 2 teams
3Edward Beadle?--13000000.000.0000
4Dick Buckley38863095210113247.327.42113012Stats for 2 teams
5Frank Butler*3610441894143133227.342.40216819
6Jack Crooks3113146087138209424.300.40918813
7Pete Daniels*3324569141101.250.304172
8William Dinsmore?--512321000.167.2503
9Billy Earle2914100000.000.0000
10Roy Evans23922160000.273.2736
11Ike Fisher267627447668555.241.361996
12Brownie Foreman*21348416244111.286.393332Stats for 3 teams
13Charlie Frank*271305221291842412730.352.4852534
14Frank Genins?301325461171692010224.310.39421515
15Jim Handiboe3013000000.000.0000
16Billy Hulen*271305591411631716634.292.41123011
17Bumpus Jones27328511162114.188.271231
18Harry Keener?28288510200201.235.282241Stats for 2 teams
19John Kimball?2713000000.000.0000
20Oliver LeRett?--28221000.250.3753
21Monte McFarland2416528171100.327.38520Stats for 2 teams
22Chippy McGarr34782995596154314.321.4281288
23Sam Mertes241345251551771414797.337.45724029
24Eddie O'Meara241436991100.250.33312
25Jiggs Parrott?2514010000.250.2501
26George Rettger284213019243200.185.238311Stats for 2 teams
27Dick Smith?--926682000.308.38510
28Joe Strauss385119733498424.249.360714Stats for 2 teams
29Oscar Streit*2335120000.400.4002
30George Tebeau35135517991512312535.292.41221325
31Leon Wolters?--29759201004.267.280210Stats for 2 teams
31 Players30.2
* - 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
1Edward Beadle?--101.0000.001103.051032002.66715.
2Frank Butler*36006.001003.076211002.66721.
3Pete Daniels*33123.8002.162316121149.215087364042811.2699.
4William Dinsmore*--12.3332.7354333.0363010294121.9709.
5Roy Evans23601.0001.5097548.0453883219211.6048.
6Jim Handiboe3001.0005.141107.01110444002.14314.
7Bumpus Jones271810.6431.763126182219.12251254389752081.4329.
8John Kimball2701.0003.001119.0147321001.77814.
9Dick Smith?--43.5713.9897561.07567272916331.70511.
10Oscar Streit*23101.0003.7532012.012125110001.9179.
10 Players28.4
* - 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


Dick Buckley84Stats for 2 teams
Ike Fisher72


George Tebeau133


Jack Crooks131


Chippy McGarr78
Frank Genins54


Billy Hulen130


Charlie Frank130
Sam Mertes123
Frank Butler104
Frank Genins66
Joe Strauss21Stats for 2 teams


George Rettger42Stats for 2 teams
Brownie Foreman32Stats for 3 teams
Bumpus Jones31
Leon Wolters29Stats for 2 teams
Harry Keener28Stats for 2 teams
Pete Daniels23
Kirtley Baker19Stats for 2 teams
Monte McFarland13Stats for 2 teams
Roy Evans9
Dick Smith9
William Dinsmore5
Oscar Streit3
Edward Beadle1
Frank Butler1
Jim Handiboe1
John Kimball1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Charlie Babb24SR5' 10.0"165Feb 20, 1873Milwaukie, OR, US
Kirtley Baker28RR5' 9.0"160Jun 24, 1869Aurora, IN, US
Edward Beadle--Unknown
Dick Buckley38RR5' 10.0"195Sep 21, 1858Troy, NY, US
Frank Butler36LL5' 7.0"155Jul 18, 1860Savannah, GA, US
Jack Crooks31RR5' 10.0"170Nov 9, 1865St. Paul, MN, US
Pete Daniels33LL5' 8.0"160Apr 8, 1864IE
William Dinsmore--LUnknownBelle Vernon, PA, US
Billy Earle29RR5' 10.0"170Nov 10, 1867Philadelphia, PA, US
Roy Evans23RR6' 0.0"180Mar 19, 1874Knoxville, TN, US
Ike Fisher26RR5' 9.0"171Jun 28, 1871Nashville, TN, US
Brownie Foreman21LL5' 8.0"150Aug 6, 1875Baltimore, MD, US
Charlie Frank27LL5' 10.0"170May 30, 1870Mobile, AL, US
Frank Genins30RNov 2, 1866St. Louis, MO, US
Jim Handiboe30RR5' 11.0"160Jul 17, 1866Columbus, OH, US1897-04-241897-04-24
Billy Hulen27LL5' 8.0"148Mar 12, 1870Dixon, CA, US
Bumpus Jones27RRJan 1, 1870Cedarville, OH, US
Harry Keener28R5' 10.0"185Aug 18, 1868Easton, PA, US
John Kimball27R5' 11.0"1781870Millville, NJ, US
Oliver LeRett--5' 8.0"168Unknown
Monte McFarland24RR5' 10.0"175Nov 7, 1872White Hall, IL, US
Chippy McGarr34RR5' 9.0"168May 10, 1863Worcester, MA, US
Sam Mertes24RR5' 10.0"185Aug 6, 1872San Francisco, CA, US
Eddie O'Meara24RDec 12, 1872Chicago, IL, US
Jiggs Parrott255' 11.0"160Jul 14, 1871Portland, OR, US
George Rettger28RR5' 11.0"175Jul 29, 1868Cleveland, OH, US
Dick Smith--UnknownIronton, OH, US
Joe Strauss38RR5' 9.0"175Nov 16, 1858Cincinnati, OH, US
Oscar Streit23LL6' 5.0"190Jul 7, 1873Florence, AL, US
George Tebeau35RR5' 9.0"175Dec 26, 1861St. Louis, MO, US
Leon Wolters--Unknown

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