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1915 Cleveland Indians

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1914 / 1916

57-95, Finished 7th in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Joe Birmingham (12-16) and Lee Fohl (45-79)
Scored 539 runs, Allowed 670 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 61-91

Ballparks: League Park II · Attendance: 159,285 (6th of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 101, Pitching - 103 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 104


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1914 / 1916 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR
Walter Barbare 23 R R 6' 0" 162 Aug 11, 1891 2 78 67 78 69 0 0 1 0 68 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 -1.0
Josh Billings 23 R R 5' 11" 165 Nov 30, 1891 3 8 4 8 8 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 -0.1
Abe Bowman 22 R R 6' 1" 190 Jan 25, 1893 2 2 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Lynn Brenton 25 R R 5' 10" 165 Oct 7, 1889 2 11 5 11 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Paul Carter 21 L R 6' 3" 175 May 1, 1894 2 12 2 12 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.3
Ray Chapman 24 R R 5' 10" 170 Jan 15, 1891 4 154 154 154 154 0 0 0 0 0 154 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.3
Allan Collamore 28 R R 6' 0" 170 Jun 5, 1887 3 13 6 13 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.8
Fritz Coumbe 25 L L 6' 0" 152 Dec 13, 1889 2 35 12 35 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 0.3
Ben Egan 31 R R 6' 0" 195 Nov 20, 1883 4 42 37 42 40 0 40 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -1.1
Jim Eschen 23 R R 5' 10" 160 Aug 21, 1891 1st 15 9 15 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 5 0 0.1
Joe Evans 20 R R 5' 9" 160 May 15, 1895 1st 42 31 42 32 0 0 0 2 30 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 1.0
Clarence Garrett 24 R R 6' 5" 185 Mar 6, 1891 1st 4 4 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Lee Gooch 25 R R 6' 0" 190 Feb 23, 1890 1st 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.0
Jack Graney 29 L L 5' 9" 180 Jun 10, 1886 7 116 114 116 115 0 0 0 0 0 0 107 1 7 115 1 0 1.9
Rip Hagerman 29 R R 6' 2" 200 Jun 20, 1886 3 29 22 29 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Jack Hammond 24 R R 5' 11" 170 Feb 26, 1891 1st 35 18 35 19 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 6 -0.5
Oscar Harstad 23 R R 6' 0" 174 May 24, 1892 1st 32 7 32 32 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Howie Haworth 21 L R 5' 10" 165 Aug 27, 1893 1st 7 1 7 5 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.0
Herbert Hill 23 R R 5' 11" 175 Aug 19, 1891 1st 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Tex Hoffman 21 L R 5' 9" 195 Nov 30, 1893 1st 9 2 9 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 -0.1
Shoeless Joe Jackson 27 L R 6' 1" 200 Jul 16, 1887 8 83 79 83 79 0 0 29 0 0 0 6 0 44 50 4 0 2.7
Sad Sam Jones 22 R R 6' 0" 170 Jul 26, 1892 2 48 9 48 48 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Jay Kirke 27 L R 6' 0" 195 Jun 16, 1888 6 87 87 87 87 0 0 87 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.7
Ed Klepfer 27 R R 6' 0" 185 Mar 17, 1888 3 8 7 8 8 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Nemo Leibold 23 L R 5' 6" 157 Feb 17, 1892 3 57 51 57 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 1 51 6 0 1.4
Willie Mitchell 25 R L 6' 0" 176 Dec 1, 1889 7 37 30 37 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2.9
Guy Morton 22 R R 6' 1" 175 Jun 1, 1893 2 34 27 34 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.7
Steve O'Neill 23 R R 5' 10" 165 Jul 6, 1891 5 121 112 121 115 0 115 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 1.6
Ben Paschal 19 R R 5' 11" 185 Oct 13, 1895 1st 9 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 -0.1
Bill Rodgers 28 L R 5' 9" 170 Apr 18, 1887 1st 16 12 16 13 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.4
Braggo Roth 22 R R 5' 7" 170 Aug 28, 1892 2 39 39 39 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 39 0 39 0 0 1.3
Pete Shields 23 R R 6' 0" 175 Sep 21, 1891 1st 23 22 23 23 0 0 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Elmer Smith 22 L R 5' 10" 165 Sep 21, 1892 2 144 122 144 123 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 5 97 123 21 0 0.7
Billy Southworth HOF 22 L R 5' 9" 170 Mar 9, 1893 2 60 43 60 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 30 4 44 14 2 0.5
Bill Steen 27 R R 6' 0" 180 Nov 11, 1887 4 10 7 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Terry Turner 34 R R 5' 8" 149 Feb 28, 1881 13 75 68 75 71 0 0 0 48 23 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1.2
Roy Walker 22 R R 6' 1" 180 Apr 13, 1893 2 25 15 25 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Bill Wambsganss 21 R R 5' 11" 175 Mar 19, 1894 2 121 110 121 113 0 0 0 78 35 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 -1.6
Denney Wilie 24 L L 5' 8" 155 Sep 22, 1890 3 45 33 45 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 23 0 35 10 0 0.7
Roy Wood 22 R R 6' 0" 175 Aug 29, 1892 3 33 17 33 23 0 0 21 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 11 1 -0.6
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1914 / 1916 Roster (40-man)