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1890 Columbus Solons

1890 > Class Major League > 1890 American Association
Overall: 79-55
Scored 831 runs, Allowed 617 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-49

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Al Buckenberger, Gus Schmelz and Pat Sullivan
Represented: Columbus, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1889 / 1891

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Ned Bligh268312926200502.
2Ice Box Chamberlain22257265815300427.231.306.277.582180
3Jack Crooks2413558848586107541625796.221.357.254.6111237
4Jack Doyle207731129847801772442713.268.299.393.6921170
5Henry Easterday2558221197253151117523.
6Jack Easton?254111910714190206610.
7Tom Ford?2311100000000.
8Hank Gastright2548183169183622021113.
9Spud Johnson*33135596538106186231811134348.346.409.461.87024810
10Frank Knauss*2137119106182402114612.226.311.292.603311
11Mike Lehane25140558512541081950561343.
12Al Mays2514300000001.
13Jim McTamany2612558246614012027714843112.258.405.352.7571644
14John Munyan?2928711000000.
15Sam Nicholl2114585679000432.
16Jack O'Connor241214964578914814102662938.324.377.411.7881881
17Charlie Reilly#23137571530751412334774335.266.319.343.6621826
18John Sneed*2912855648411414113152653963.291.383.393.7761909
19Bobby Wheelock25522151902445611163425.237.326.295.620560
20Wild Bill Widner2313434138000222.
20 Players25.51405332474183112251597716620353545557.258.341.335.675158646
* - 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 Chamberlain22126.6672.21252131960175.012869432701148077241.1316.
2Jack Easton?251514.5173.52372982301255.221314810041251472002511151.3227.
3Tom Ford?23000.001010002.000003000091.5000.
4Hank Gastright253014.6822.94484524140401.131220413181351991803116541.1147.
5Frank Knauss*211712.5862.81373432832275.22061318631061482101711491.1326.
6Al Mays2501.0008.001101009.014138082101502.44414.
7Wild Bill Widner2348.3333.281310381096.01035235324143034141.3239.
7 Players23.47955.5902.99140140201201431214.297661740320471624710841.1917.
* - 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


Jack O'Connor1065391462713.9626.465822314039%
Jack Doyle3817751297.8876.0018804938%


Mike Lehane1401430732780.98210.74


Jack Crooks1343523494759.9375.23
Jack Doyle6151232.9004.50
Jack O'Connor26713.9296.50
Jack Easton10010.0000.00


Charlie Reilly1372063546726.8934.09
Jack Doyle33510.8892.67
Jack Crooks12110.7503.00
Jack O'Connor101001.0001.00


Bobby Wheelock52921623312.8854.88
Jack Doyle252584165.8724.36
Jack O'Connor89931.8572.25
Jack Easton202001.0001.00



Jim McTamany125
Jack Doyle6
Jack O'Connor4
Jack Easton1


Spud Johnson39
Jack O'Connor2
Jack Doyle1
Jack Easton1


Spud Johnson13516412141.9261.30
Jim McTamany12523217168.9401.99
Sam Nicholl1423532.9032.00
Jack Doyle911150.7061.33
Jack O'Connor918141.8262.11
Jack Easton210001.0000.50
Jack Crooks10010.0000.00


Hank Gastright48125552.9311.40
Jack Easton37125273.9011.73
Frank Knauss3794851.9191.54
Wild Bill Widner1373032.9252.85
Al Mays10010.0000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Ned Bligh26RR5' 11.0"172Jun 30, 1864Brooklyn, NY, US
Ice Box Chamberlain22RR5' 9.0"168Nov 5, 1867Buffalo, NY, US
Jack Crooks24RR5' 10.0"170Nov 9, 1865St. Paul, MN, US
Jack Doyle20RR5' 9.0"155Oct 25, 1869Killorgin, IE
Henry Easterday25RR5' 6.0"145Sep 16, 1864Philadelphia, PA, US
Jack Easton25Feb 28, 1865Bridgeport, OH, US
Tom Ford235' 10.0"155Oct, 1866Chattanooga, TN, US
Hank Gastright25RR6' 2.0"190Mar 29, 1865Covington, KY, US
Spud Johnson33LL5' 9.0"175Dec, 1856CA
Frank Knauss21LL5' 10.0"170Oct, 1868Cleveland, OH, US
Mike Lehane25R6' 1.0"180Apr 15, 1865New York, NY, US
Al Mays25RRMay 17, 1865Canal Dover, OH, US
Jim McTamany26RR5' 8.0"190Jul 4, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US
John Munyan29Nov 14, 1860Chester, PA, US
Sam Nicholl21RR5' 10.0"178Apr 20, 1869Antrim, IE
Jack O'Connor24RR5' 10.0"170Jun 2, 1866St. Louis, MO, US
Charlie Reilly23SR5' 11.0"190Feb 15, 1867Princeton, NJ, US
John Sneed29L5' 8.0"1601861Shelby County, TN, US
Bobby Wheelock25RR5' 8.0"160Aug 6, 1864Charlestown, MA, US
Wild Bill Widner23RR6' 0.0"180Jun 3, 1867Cincinnati, OH, US

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