Mobile Site You Are Here > > > > 1890 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Len Kasper, Cubs play-by-play announcer:I will begin with the best baseball website ever created, Baseball-Reference....

1890 Columbus Solons

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1889 / 1891

79-55, Finished 2nd in American Association (Schedule and Results)
View League Standings and Leaders
Manager: Al Buckenberger (39-41), Gus Schmelz (38-13) and Pat Sullivan (2-1)
Scored 831 runs, Allowed 617 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-49

Ballparks: Recreation Park II ·
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 95, Pitching - 94 · one-year: Batting - 99, Pitching - 96


BR Bullpen: Find or enter more info for this team (what's this?)


1889 / 1891 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory up to 10 runs  · Mouseover bar for details  · Click for box score  · Grouped by Month

1890 Top 12 by WAR

Please note that players may not be in the uniform of the correct team in these images.
Photo of Charlie Reilly Photo of Spud Johnson Photo of Jack O'Connor Photo of Jim McTamany Photo of Frank Knauss Photo of Hank Gastright Photo of Ice Box Chamberlain Photo of Jack Crooks Photo of John Sneed Photo of Jack Doyle Photo of Bobby Wheelock Photo of Mike Lehane

Team Batting

More Stats

Hide non-qualifiers for rate stats
 · League Register
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Jack O'Connor 24 121 496 457 89 148 14 10 2 66 29 38 .324 .377 .411 .788 137 188 1
2 1B Mike Lehane 25 140 558 512 54 108 19 5 0 56 13 43 .211 .276 .268 .544 63 137 3
3 2B Jack Crooks 24 135 588 485 86 107 5 4 1 62 57 96 .221 .357 .254 .611 84 123 7
4 SS Henry Easterday 25 58 221 197 25 31 5 1 1 17 5 23 .157 .249 .208 .457 37 41 1
5 3B Charlie Reilly# 23 137 571 530 75 141 23 3 4 77 43 35 .266 .319 .343 .662 99 182 6
6 OF Spud Johnson* 33 135 596 538 106 186 23 18 1 113 43 48 .346 .409 .461 .870 161 248 10
7 OF John Sneed* 29 128 556 484 114 141 13 15 2 65 39 63 .291 .383 .393 .776 133 190 9
8 OF Jim McTamany 26 125 582 466 140 120 27 7 1 48 43 112 .258 .405 .352 .757 128 164 4
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 UT Jack Doyle 20 77 311 298 47 80 17 7 2 44 27 13 .268 .299 .393 .692 108 117 0
10 SS Bobby Wheelock 25 52 215 190 24 45 6 1 1 16 34 25 .237 .326 .295 .620 86 56 0
11 OF Sam Nicholl 21 14 58 56 7 9 0 0 0 4 3 2 .161 .190 .161 .350 5 9 0
12 C Ned Bligh 26 8 31 29 2 6 2 0 0 5 0 2 .207 .258 .276 .534 60 8 0
13 OF John Munyan? 29 2 8 7 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .250 .143 .393 18 1 1
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
14 P Hank Gastright 25 48 183 169 18 36 2 2 0 21 1 13 .213 .273 .249 .522 57 42 1
15 P Frank Knauss* 21 37 119 106 18 24 0 2 1 14 6 12 .226 .311 .292 .603 81 31 1
16 P Jack Easton? 25 41 119 107 14 19 0 2 0 6 6 10 .178 .261 .215 .475 43 23 2
17 P Ice Box Chamberlain 22 25 72 65 8 15 3 0 0 4 2 7 .231 .306 .277 .582 75 18 0
18 P Wild Bill Widner 23 13 43 41 3 8 0 0 0 2 2 2 .195 .233 .195 .428 28 8 0
19 P Al Mays 25 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 -25 0 0
20 P Tom Ford? 23 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0
Team Totals 25.6 140 5332 4741 831 1225 159 77 16 620 353 545 .258 .341 .335 .675 103 1586 46
Rank in 9 AA teams 2 2 3 3 2 5 2 1 8 4 3 4 4 4 6
Non-Pitcher Totals 25.8 140 4791 4249 770 1123 154 71 15 573 336 500 .264 .348 .345 .692 108 1464 42
Pitcher Totals 23.6 140 541 492 61 102 5 6 1 47 17 45 .207 .279 .248 .527 58 122 4
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

More Stats

Hide non-qualifiers for rate stats
 · League Register
Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Hank Gastright 25 30 14 .682 2.94 48 45 2 41 4 0 401.1 312 204 131 8 135 199 18 0 31 1654 124 3.33 1.114 7.0 0.2 3.0 4.5 1.47
2 SP Frank Knauss* 21 17 12 .586 2.81 37 34 3 28 3 2 275.2 206 131 86 3 106 148 21 0 17 1149 130 3.37 1.132 6.7 0.1 3.5 4.8 1.40
3 SP Jack Easton? 25 15 14 .517 3.52 37 29 8 23 0 1 255.2 213 148 100 4 125 147 20 0 25 1115 103 3.67 1.322 7.5 0.1 4.4 5.2 1.18
4 SP Ice Box Chamberlain 22 12 6 .667 2.21 25 21 3 19 6 0 175.0 128 69 43 2 70 114 8 0 7 724 165 3.10 1.131 6.6 0.1 3.6 5.9 1.63
5 SP Wild Bill Widner 23 4 8 .333 3.28 13 10 3 8 1 0 96.0 103 52 35 3 24 14 3 0 3 414 111 3.87 1.323 9.7 0.3 2.3 1.3 0.58
Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
6 Al Mays 25 0 1 .000 8.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 14 13 8 0 8 2 1 0 1 50 48 5.47 2.444 14.0 0.0 8.0 2.0 0.25
7 Tom Ford? 23 0 0 0.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 9 7.42 1.500 0.0 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
Team Totals 23.5 78 55 .586 2.99 140 140 20 120 14 3 1214.2 976 617 403 20 471 624 71 0 84 5115 122 3.44 1.191 7.2 0.1 3.5 4.6 1.32
Rank in 9 AA teams 2 7 2 3 1 2 1 2 3 3 5 6 2
Rk Pos Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Hold mouse over values in Save, ERA or FIP columns for additional data to appear.

Team Fielding--Totals

More Stats

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Ned Bligh 26 8 60 39 17 4 1 .933 7.00 14 18 16 47% 38% C
Ice Box Chamberlain 22 25 35 6 25 4 0 .886 1.24 P
Jack Crooks 24 136 753 354 350 49 59 .935 5.18 2B-3B-OF
Jack Doyle 20 81 438 231 153 54 14 .877 4.74 18 80 49 38% 38% C-SS-OF-2B-3B
Henry Easterday 25 58 323 82 202 39 20 .879 4.90 SS
Jack Easton 25 42 75 13 54 8 3 .893 1.60 P-OF-SS-2B
Tom Ford 23 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
Hank Gastright 25 48 72 12 55 5 2 .931 1.40 P
Spud Johnson 33 135 190 164 12 14 1 .926 1.30 OF
Frank Knauss 21 37 62 9 48 5 1 .919 1.54 P
Mike Lehane 25 140 1530 1430 73 27 80 .982 10.74 1B
Al Mays 25 1 1 0 0 1 0 .000 0.00 P
Jim McTamany 26 125 265 232 17 16 8 .940 1.99 OF
John Munyan 29 2 6 3 1 2 0 .667 2.00 OF
Sam Nicholl 21 14 31 23 5 3 2 .903 2.00 OF
Jack O'Connor 24 126 771 572 164 35 18 .955 5.84 58 223 140 39% 38% C-OF-SS-2B-3B
Charlie Reilly 23 137 627 206 354 67 26 .893 4.09 3B
John Sneed 29 128 215 166 22 27 5 .874 1.47 OF-SS
Bobby Wheelock 25 52 287 92 162 33 12 .885 4.88 SS
Wild Bill Widner 23 13 40 7 30 3 2 .925 2.85 P
Team Totals 25.4 140 5782 3641 1745 396 101 .932 4.11 90 321 205 39% 38%
Rank in 9 AA teams 4 2
Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Ned Bligh 26 8 31 -2 -0 0 -2 1 -3 -0.3 1 -2 -0.2 .467 .498 -0.0 -0.1 -0 Purchased /2
Ice Box Chamberlain 22 25 72 -2 -0 0 0 5 3 0.2 0 3 0.2 .511 .502 0.3 -0.0 3 Purchased 1
Jack Crooks 24 135 588 -1 3 0 10 2 14 1.1 14 28 2.6 .509 .508 1.8 1.0 18 Purchased *4/5O
Jack Doyle 20 77 311 0 1 0 2 4 7 0.6 8 15 1.4 .508 .504 1.2 0.5 13 26/O45
Henry Easterday 25 58 221 -16 -1 0 8 4 -5 -0.5 5 0 0.1 .493 .497 -0.6 1.0 -8 6
Jack Easton? 25 41 119 -8 -0 0 0 9 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .502 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 1/O64
Tom Ford? 23 1 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .483 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
Hank Gastright 25 48 183 -9 -0 0 0 14 4 0.3 0 4 0.3 .507 .502 0.3 -0.0 4 1
Spud Johnson* 33 135 596 43 -1 0 -2 -9 31 2.5 14 46 4.1 .520 .517 4.3 -1.0 48 *O
Frank Knauss* 21 37 119 -2 -0 0 0 9 6 0.5 0 6 0.5 .515 .503 0.5 -0.0 6 1
Mike Lehane 25 140 558 -24 -3 0 21 -0 -6 -0.7 13 7 0.7 .496 .497 -1.0 1.7 -14 Purchased *3
Al Mays 25 1 4 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .489 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Purchased /1
Jim McTamany 26 125 582 26 -0 0 11 -7 30 2.5 13 43 3.9 .521 .516 3.0 0.3 32 Purchased *O
John Munyan? 29 2 8 -1 -0 0 0 -0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .465 .500 -0.1 -0.0 -1 /O
Sam Nicholl 21 14 58 -7 0 0 1 -1 -7 -0.6 1 -5 -0.5 .457 .496 -0.6 0.0 -6 O
Jack O'Connor 24 121 496 21 -2 0 7 7 33 2.7 12 45 4.0 .524 .518 3.5 1.1 38 *2/O645
Charlie Reilly# 23 137 571 -1 2 0 27 4 32 2.6 14 46 4.1 .520 .517 1.8 2.7 18 *5
John Sneed* 29 128 556 24 -1 0 0 -8 15 1.2 13 28 2.6 .510 .508 2.7 -0.8 29 *O/6
Bobby Wheelock 25 52 215 -2 2 0 4 3 7 0.6 5 12 1.1 .512 .504 0.8 0.6 8 6
Wild Bill Widner 23 13 43 -4 -0 0 0 3 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .496 .500 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Purchased 1
Team Total 25.5 1298 5332 35 -1 0 87 41 162 12.6 115 277 24.8 .511 .508 18.0 6.8 190
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Ice Box Chamberlain 22 175.0 25 21 69 3.55 5.54 0.60 0.00 93.0 4.60 27 2.5 1.0 -0.3 3.4 35 .602 .516 Purchased
Jack Easton? 25 255.2 37 29 148 5.21 5.54 0.64 0.00 93.0 4.56 -8 -0.7 1.0 -0.4 0.6 2 .481 .496
Tom Ford? 23 2.0 1 0 0 0.00 5.54 0.59 0.00 93.0 4.61 1 0.1 1.0 -0.0 0.1 1 .603 .501
Hank Gastright 25 401.1 48 45 204 4.57 5.54 0.64 0.00 93.0 4.56 15 1.4 1.0 -0.6 3.4 32 .528 .508
Frank Knauss* 21 275.2 37 34 131 4.28 5.54 0.63 0.00 93.0 4.57 20 1.8 1.0 -0.4 3.2 31 .548 .511
Al Mays 25 9.0 1 1 13 13.00 5.54 0.87 0.00 93.0 4.35 -8 -0.4 -0.0 -0.3 -8 .110 .498 Purchased
Wild Bill Widner 23 96.0 13 10 52 4.88 5.54 0.76 0.00 93.0 4.45 -1 -0.1 1.0 -0.2 0.4 3 .495 .500 Purchased
Team Total 23.5 1214.2 162 140 617 4.57 5.54 0.64 0.00 93.0 4.56 46 4.6 1.0 -1.9 10.9 96 .529 .506
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1889 / 1891 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics