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1886 Louisville Colonels

1886 > Class Major League > 1886 American Association
Overall: 66-70
Scored 833 runs, Allowed 805 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 70-66

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jim Hart
Represented: Louisville, KY
Ballpark: Eclipse Park (I) (Louisville, KY)
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1885 / 1887

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Pete Browning25112504467861592962682630.340.389.441.8302067
2Ice Box Chamberlain186231923000104.158.304.158.46230
3Hub Collins222710610112293201075.287.321.356.677360
4Paul Cook2366272262285452014610.
5Amos Cross?267432828351781461421344.276.375.378.7531071
6Bones Ely2310343255000612.
7Guy Hecker3084378343761171454482532.341.402.446.8481533
8Jack Heinzman2215510000000.
9John Kerins271205564871131311994502666.269.360.370.7291803
10Reddy Mack201375554838211823111561368.244.342.344.6861664
11Clarence Murphy?--13300000000.
12Joe Neale2025500000000.
13Toad Ramsey216724724129588102816.
14Phil Reccius?245171344110203.308.471.5381.00971
15Tom Sullivan?269312713000004.
16Tom Terrell?1914401000000.
17Joe Werrick241365965617514020143621933.250.294.351.6451972
18Bill White261355955579614317101661437.257.304.329.6331831
19Chicken Wolf241305755459314817123612327.272.310.363.6731983
19 Players24.51385357492183312941828820564202410558.263.323.348.671171226
* - 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
1Ice Box Chamberlain1803.0006.6144040031.1394323017180031531.78711.
2Bones Ely2304.0005.3264240144.0534726026280072151.79510.
3Guy Hecker302623.5312.87494814520420.239027313461181331002118151.2088.
4Joe Neale2001.0007.711100007.011126070103362.57114.
5Toad Ramsey*213827.5852.45676706630588.244729716032074991203524771.1116.
6Phil Reccius?2401.0009.001100003.0763030002183.33321.
7Tom Sullivan?2627.2223.9699080075.0947033633272093431.69311.
8Bill White26009.001010001.022102100074.00018.
9Chicken Wolf240015.001010003.0785000000202.33321.
9 Players24.66670.4853.071381387131521209.21109805412164327202608652811.2748.
* - 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


John Kerins654871574612.9339.918300
Amos Cross5121975294.9105.765900
Paul Cook2111036221.8696.953500
Chicken Wolf36341.6923.001300
Tom Terrell140001.0004.00600


John Kerins47495191625.97010.94
Paul Cook43420132521.94510.07
Guy Hecker2221771711.92910.18
Amos Cross202128138.94411.00
Chicken Wolf864357.9318.38
Hub Collins100000.00
Jack Heinzman170001.0007.00


Reddy Mack1373504468860.9005.81
Hub Collins14110.8335.00
Chicken Wolf10410.8004.00


Joe Werrick136162257729.8533.08
Hub Collins211001.0001.00


Bill White1352124309548.8714.76
Amos Cross20740.6363.50
Hub Collins100000.00
John Kerins115001.0006.00



Pete Browning82
Hub Collins2
John Kerins2
Bones Ely1



Chicken Wolf12219728165.9341.84
Pete Browning11215314441.7911.49
Hub Collins2444260.8851.92
Guy Hecker1711130.8000.71
John Kerins78250.6671.43
Bones Ely57010.8751.40
Phil Reccius56210.8891.60
Ice Box Chamberlain20020.0000.00
Paul Cook220001.0001.00
Joe Neale210001.0000.50
Amos Cross151001.0006.00
Clarence Murphy120001.0002.00
Tom Sullivan100000.00
Tom Terrell100000.00


Toad Ramsey671478231.8001.37
Guy Hecker493273155.8752.14
Tom Sullivan961320.9052.11
Bones Ely628001.0001.67
Ice Box Chamberlain44420.8002.00
Joe Neale105001.0005.00
Phil Reccius100000.00
Bill White10110.5001.00
Chicken Wolf10210.6672.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Pete Browning25RR6' 0.0"180Jun 17, 1861Louisville, KY, US
Ice Box Chamberlain18RR5' 9.0"168Nov 5, 1867Buffalo, NY, US
Hub Collins22RR5' 8.0"160Apr 15, 1864Louisville, KY, US
Paul Cook23RR5' 10.0"185May 5, 1863Caledonia, NY, US
Amos Cross26Feb, 1860Milwaukee, WI, US
Bones Ely23RR6' 1.0"155Jun 7, 1863North Girard, PA, US
Guy Hecker30RR6' 0.0"190Apr 3, 1856Youngsville, PA, US
Jack Heinzman22RRSep 27, 1863New Albany, IN, US
Ted Kennedy21LR5' 8.0"178Feb 7, 1865Henry, IL, US
John Kerins27RR5' 10.0"177Jul 15, 1858Indianapolis, IN, US
Reddy Mack20R5' 8.0"182May 2, 1866IE
Leech Maskrey32RR5' 8.0"150Feb 11, 1854Mercer, PA, US
Clarence Murphy--Unknown
Joe Neale20RR5' 8.0"153May 7, 1866Wadsworth, OH, US
Toad Ramsey21RL5' 9.0"180Aug 8, 1864Indianapolis, IN, US
Phil Reccius245' 9.0"163Jun 7, 1862Louisville, KY, US
Joe Strauss27RR5' 9.0"175Nov 16, 1858Cincinnati, OH, US
Tom Sullivan265' 10.0"165Mar 1, 1860New York, NY, US
Lou Sylvester31RR5' 6.0"165Feb 14, 1855Springfield, IL, US
Tom Terrell19Jun 29, 1867Louisville, KY, US
Joe Werrick24RR5' 9.0"151Oct 25, 1861St. Paul, MN, US
Bill White26RR5' 11.0"160May 1, 1860Bridgeport, OH, US
Chicken Wolf24RR5' 9.0"190May 12, 1862Louisville, KY, US

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