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1897 Paterson Silk Weavers

1897 > Class B > 1897 Atlantic League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Jim Gilman and Heinie Smith
Represented: Paterson, NJ
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1898

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Paddy Boyle?--3012215295305.238.328402Stats for 3 teams
2Wid Conroy203611813273202.229.288341
3Patsy Flaherty*214413722304402.219.307422
4Shorty Gallagher?2516656161006.246.262171
5Jim Gilman?27843254063115111.194.2688712Stats for 2 teams
6James Grove*--71287335910628.206.303871
7Irv Hach24829250001.172.1725
8Frank Haller?--3413327386417.286.414553
9Charlie Hamburg3012651065147234011.288.3491784Stats for 2 teams
10Scott Hardesty?27120474761241710319.262.35917010
11Emmet Heidrick*20118464961552022750.334.51724012
12Abbie Johnson?26239615224014.229.302290
13Alex Jones*274013017316102.238.300393
14Bill Keister*251325571171863316534.334.4782662
15John Newell297029148751510011.258.3781104Stats for 3 teams
16W. Robinson?--2710414315202.298.385402
17Charlie Shaffer27713024368135021.225.301914Stats for 2 teams
18Bill Smink?29782604474113419.285.3961033Stats for 3 teams
19Heinie Smith25923605478126412.217.3171145
20Lee Smith?--13000000.000.00000
21Oliver Sprogell?--3511612211101.181.207243Stats for 2 teams
22John Stafford271143271000.163.1868
23W. Touhey?--84321366611116.206.2558213
24Lee Viau303913017315113.238.315410
25Honus Wagner23753046311418141021.375.6251900
26George Weeks?--1244471100.159.22710
27Bob Westlake?319433153669408.199.251834
28Harry Wilson?21527021001.074.1113
28 Players26.2
* - 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
1George Cain?30510.3333.251715131130.11721274738271311.61111.
2Patsy Flaherty*211920.4871.894240390343.23652037269702221.2639.
3Alex Jones*272215.5951.514038370327.130318355891382161.1988.
4Heinie Smith2514.2002.51555043.04737121113111.3499.
5Lee Smith?--01.0001.5011106.01411130002.83321.
6Oliver Sprogell?--38.2732.721211100102.213181312824511.54911.
7Lee Viau301720.4591.273938371333.0329192471141223161.3308.
8George Weeks?--56.4552.741212110102.010568314231831.4419.
8 Players26.3
* - 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


Bob Westlake89
W. Touhey30
Harry Wilson2


Charlie Shaffer70Stats for 2 teams
W. Touhey49
Charlie Hamburg39Stats for 2 teams
Frank Haller34
Bill Smink24Stats for 3 teams
James Corbett3Stats for 6 teams
Honus Wagner2
George Cain1Stats for 5 teams


Jim Gilman84Stats for 2 teams
Heinie Smith61
Scott Hardesty5
W. Touhey4
George Cain1Stats for 5 teams
Abbie Johnson1


Honus Wagner61
Wid Conroy21
Irv Hach8
Heinie Smith3
George Cain2Stats for 5 teams
W. Touhey1


Bill Keister132
Abbie Johnson23
Wid Conroy14
George Cain1Stats for 5 teams



Patsy Flaherty42
Alex Jones40
Lee Viau39
Oliver Sprogell35Stats for 2 teams
George Cain15Stats for 5 teams
George Weeks12
Heinie Smith5
Lee Smith1

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Paddy Boyle--UnknownCleveland, OH, US1897-05-311897-06-19
George Cain305' 8.0"160Aug 23, 1866DE, US1897-06-271897-07-01
Wid Conroy20RR5' 9.0"158Apr 5, 1877Philadelphia, PA, US1897-07-221897-09-05
James Corbett30RR6' 1.0"Sep 1, 1866San Francisco, CA, US1897-09-151897-09-15
Patsy Flaherty21LL5' 8.0"165Jun 29, 1876Mansfield, PA, US1897-04-301897-09-18
Shorty Gallagher25Apr 30, 1872Detroit, MI, US1897-05-171897-06-03
Jim Gilman27RJun 14, 1870Cleveland, OH, US1897-06-041897-08-01
James Grove--LUnknownPittsburgh, PA, US1897-05-041897-08-15
Irv Hach24RRJun 5, 1873Louisville, KY, US1897-07-251897-07-31
Frank Haller--UnknownPittsburgh, PA, US1897-04-261897-06-03
Charlie Hamburg30R6' 0.0"175Nov 22, 1866Louisville, KY, US1897-07-161897-09-19
Scott Hardesty27LJan 26, 1870Bellville, OH, US1897-05-101897-09-19
Emmet Heidrick20LR6' 0.0"185Jul 29, 1876Queenstown, PA, US1897-04-261897-09-19
Abbie Johnson265' 9.0"165Jan 19, 1871Portland, ON, CA1897-09-011897-09-19
Alex Jones27LL5' 9.0"170Dec 25, 1869Bradford, PA, US1897-04-261897-09-19
Bill Keister25LR5' 5.0"168Aug 17, 1871Baltimore, MD, US1897-04-261897-09-19
John Newell29RL5' 9.0"170Jan 14, 1868Wilmington, DE, US1897-08-191897-09-19
W. Robinson--Unknown1897-04-261897-05-30
Charlie Shaffer27RR5' 9.0"165Jan 27, 1870Bloomsburg, PA, US1897-08-191897-09-09
Bill Smink291868Pittsburgh, PA, US1897-04-261897-07-16
Heinie Smith25RR5' 9.0"160Oct 24, 1871Pittsburgh, PA, US1897-04-261897-08-30
Lee Smith--Unknown1897-07-031897-07-03
Oliver Sprogell--UnknownPhiladelphia, PA, US1897-04-291897-06-14
John Stafford27RR5' 10.0"170Apr 8, 1870Dudley, MA, US1897-04-261897-05-10
W. Touhey--Unknown1897-05-301897-09-19
Lee Viau30RR5' 4.0"160Jul 5, 1866Corinth, VT, US1897-04-281897-09-19
Honus Wagner23RR5' 11.0"200Feb 24, 1874Chartiers, PA, US1897-04-261897-07-16
George Weeks--Unknown1897-08-091897-09-18
Bob Westlake31R5' 6.0"145Mar 24, 1866Bellaire, OH, US1897-04-281897-09-18
Harry Wilson215' 8.0"Jan 1, 1876Baltimore, MD, US1897-06-111897-06-18

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