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1909 Philadelphia Athletics

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1908 / 1910

95-58, Finished 2nd in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Connie Mack (95-58)
Scored 605 runs, Allowed 411 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 102-51

Ballparks: Shibe Park · Attendance: 674,915 (1st of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 98 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 97


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1908 / 1910 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

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Team Batting

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Rk Pos 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 Ira Thomas 28 84 286 256 22 57 9 3 0 31 4 18 34 .223 .292 .281 .573 79 72 7 5
2 1B Harry Davis 35 149 603 530 73 142 22 11 4 75 20 51 72 .268 .338 .374 .711 123 198 5 17
3 2B Eddie Collins* 22 153 660 571 104 198 30 10 3 56 63 62 36 .347 .416 .450 .866 171 257 6 21
4 SS Jack Barry 22 124 491 409 56 88 11 2 1 23 17 44 48 .215 .307 .259 .566 77 106 10 28
5 3B Home Run Baker* 23 148 606 541 73 165 27 19 4 85 20 26 48 .305 .343 .447 .790 147 242 5 34
6 OF Rube Oldring 25 90 367 326 39 75 13 8 1 28 17 20 39 .230 .287 .328 .615 92 107 6 15
7 OF Bob Ganley* 34 80 338 274 32 54 4 2 0 9 16 28 20 .197 .272 .226 .498 56 62 0 36
8 OF Danny Murphy 32 149 616 541 61 152 28 14 5 69 19 35 38 .281 .332 .412 .744 133 223 6 34
Rk Pos 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 OF Topsy Hartsel* 35 83 323 267 30 72 4 4 1 18 3 48 26 .270 .381 .326 .707 121 87 0 8
10 OF Heinie Heitmuller 26 64 239 210 36 60 9 8 0 15 7 18 35 .286 .351 .405 .755 136 85 3 8
11 C Paddy Livingston 29 64 207 175 15 41 6 4 0 15 4 15 18 .234 .323 .314 .638 100 55 8 9
12 IF Simon Nicholls* 26 21 76 71 10 15 2 1 0 3 0 3 12 .211 .243 .268 .511 60 19 0 2
13 UT Scotty Barr 22 22 66 51 5 4 1 0 0 1 2 11 12 .078 .254 .098 .352 11 5 1 3
14 C Jack Lapp* 24 21 62 56 8 19 3 1 0 10 1 3 8 .339 .373 .429 .801 151 24 0 3
15 SS Stuffy McInnis 18 19 50 46 4 11 0 0 1 4 0 2 5 .239 .286 .304 .590 85 14 1 1
16 OF Amos Strunk* 20 11 36 35 1 4 0 0 0 2 2 1 8 .114 .139 .114 .253 -21 4 0 0
17 IF Morrie Rath* 22 7 31 26 4 7 1 0 0 3 1 2 3 .269 .387 .308 .695 118 8 3 0
18 OF Shoeless Joe Jackson* 21 5 18 17 3 3 0 0 0 3 0 1 3 .176 .222 .176 .399 25 3 0 0
19 C Ed Larkin 23 2 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 .167 .286 .167 .452 42 1 0 0
20 C Doc Powers 38 1 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 57 1 0 0
21 2B Jim Curry 23 1 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 57 1 0 0
Rk Pos 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
22 P Chief Bender 25 40 103 93 6 20 5 0 0 9 1 5 10 .215 .255 .269 .524 64 25 0 5
23 P Eddie Plank* 33 35 102 96 5 21 2 0 1 7 2 2 16 .219 .250 .271 .521 63 26 2 2
24 P Jack Coombs# 26 37 90 83 4 14 4 0 0 10 1 4 23 .169 .216 .217 .433 35 18 1 2
25 P Cy Morgan 30 28 84 74 1 8 1 1 0 5 0 2 20 .108 .132 .149 .280 -12 11 0 8
26 P Harry Krause# 20 32 80 77 4 12 2 0 0 7 0 1 21 .156 .167 .182 .348 9 14 0 2
27 P Jimmy Dygert 24 32 47 44 3 9 1 0 0 4 0 0 15 .205 .205 .227 .432 35 10 0 3
28 P Rube Vickers* 31 18 17 16 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 .063 .063 .063 .125 -61 1 0 1
29 P Biff Schlitzer 24 4 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .250 .250 .500 .750 134 2 0 0
30 P Tommy Atkins* 21 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
31 P John Kull* 27 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 1.000 2.000 526 1 0 0
Team Totals 27.5 153 5620 4906 601 1257 186 88 21 498 201 403 578 .256 .321 .343 .664 108 1682 64 247
Rank in 8 AL teams 8 2 3 2 1 1 4 3 1 3 2 1 2 2 2
Non-Pitcher Totals 27.6 153 5090 4416 578 1170 170 87 20 451 196 389 467 .265 .333 .356 .689 116 1574 61 224
Pitcher Totals 26.8 153 530 490 23 87 16 1 1 47 5 14 111 .178 .205 .220 .426 33 108 3 23
Rk Pos 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

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Rk Pos 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 Eddie Plank* 33 19 10 .655 1.76 34 33 0 24 3 0 265.1 215 74 52 1 62 132 8 1 4 1028 138 2.06 1.044 7.3 0.0 2.1 4.5 2.13
2 SP Chief Bender 25 18 8 .692 1.66 34 29 5 24 5 1 250.0 196 68 46 1 45 161 5 1 5 968 147 1.58 0.964 7.1 0.0 1.6 5.8 3.58
3 SP Cy Morgan 30 16 11 .593 1.65 28 26 1 21 5 0 228.2 152 56 42 3 71 81 16 1 6 882 147 2.82 0.975 6.0 0.1 2.8 3.2 1.14
4 SP Harry Krause* 20 18 8 .692 1.39 32 21 8 16 7 0 213.0 151 49 33 2 49 139 13 1 2 801 174 1.91 0.939 6.4 0.1 2.1 5.9 2.84
5 SP Jack Coombs 26 12 11 .522 2.32 30 24 5 18 6 1 205.2 156 63 53 1 73 97 6 0 5 812 105 2.49 1.113 6.8 0.0 3.2 4.2 1.33
Rk Pos 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 RP Jimmy Dygert 24 9 5 .643 2.42 32 13 13 6 1 0 137.1 117 60 37 1 50 79 11 1 5 545 100 2.49 1.216 7.7 0.1 3.3 5.2 1.58
7 RP Rube Vickers 31 2 2 .500 3.40 18 3 9 1 0 1 55.2 60 32 21 0 19 25 2 0 3 240 72 2.45 1.419 9.7 0.0 3.1 4.0 1.32
Rk Pos 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
8 Biff Schlitzer 24 0 3 .000 5.40 4 3 1 0 0 0 13.1 13 9 8 0 7 6 3 0 1 63 47 3.57 1.500 8.8 0.0 4.7 4.1 0.86
9 Tommy Atkins* 21 0 0 4.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 6.0 6 4 3 0 5 4 0 0 0 28 59 3.38 1.833 9.0 0.0 7.5 6.0 0.80
10 John Kull* 27 1 0 1.000 3.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 3.0 3 1 1 0 5 4 1 0 0 18 98 5.55 2.667 9.0 0.0 15.0 12.0 0.80
Team Totals 26.9 95 58 .621 1.93 153 153 43 110 27 3 1378.0 1069 416 296 9 386 728 65 5 31 5385 126 2.23 1.056 7.0 0.1 2.5 4.8 1.89
Rank in 8 AL teams 2 7 1 3 1 6 3 1 1 1 2 6 1
Rk Pos 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

Team Fielding--Totals

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Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Tommy Atkins 21 1 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00 P
Home Run Baker 23 146 528 209 277 42 16 .920 3.33 3B
Scotty Barr 22 22 76 69 1 6 0 .921 3.18 OF-1B
Jack Barry 22 124 590 196 351 43 40 .927 4.41 SS
Chief Bender 25 34 95 13 78 4 1 .958 2.68 P
Eddie Collins 22 153 812 375 410 27 55 .967 5.13 2B-SS
Jack Coombs 26 30 74 12 60 2 2 .973 2.40 P
Jim Curry 23 1 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 2B
Harry Davis 35 149 1525 1432 74 19 65 .988 10.11 1B
Jimmy Dygert 24 32 41 1 38 2 1 .951 1.22 P
Bob Ganley 34 77 198 185 9 4 2 .980 2.52 OF
Topsy Hartsel 35 74 145 140 0 5 0 .966 1.89 OF
Heinie Heitmuller 26 61 124 111 4 9 2 .927 1.89 OF
Shoeless Joe Jackson 21 4 12 10 0 2 0 .833 2.50 OF
Harry Krause 20 32 59 7 48 4 3 .932 1.72 P
John Kull 27 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
Jack Lapp 24 19 129 95 26 8 2 .938 6.37 4 16 17 52% 45% C
Ed Larkin 23 2 13 9 1 3 0 .769 5.00 0 2 1 33% 45% C
Paddy Livingston 29 64 425 306 106 13 6 .969 6.44 5 56 70 56% 45% C
Stuffy McInnis 18 14 88 34 44 10 5 .886 5.57 SS
Cy Morgan 30 28 71 1 69 1 1 .986 2.50 P
Danny Murphy 32 149 213 191 17 5 5 .977 1.40 OF
Simon Nicholls 26 20 97 39 49 9 5 .907 4.40 SS-3B-1B
Rube Oldring 25 90 190 175 7 8 1 .958 2.02 OF-1B
Eddie Plank 33 34 94 11 82 1 3 .989 2.74 P
Doc Powers 38 1 10 9 1 0 0 1.000 10.00 0 1 1 50% 46% C
Morrie Rath 22 6 45 20 18 7 2 .844 6.33 SS-3B
Biff Schlitzer 24 4 10 2 7 1 0 .900 2.25 P
Amos Strunk 20 9 12 10 2 0 0 1.000 1.33 OF
Ira Thomas 28 84 600 479 112 9 5 .985 7.04 5 77 74 49% 45% C
Rube Vickers 31 18 15 3 11 1 0 .933 0.78 P
Team Totals 27.4 153 6298 4145 1908 245 222 .961 4.08 14 152 163 52% 45%
Rank in 8 AL teams 1 7 2
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
Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Tommy Atkins* 21 1 2 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .469 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Purchased /1
Home Run Baker* 23 148 606 26 -1 0 -1 5 29 3.4 22 51 5.8 .524 .522 6.0 0.4 52 Traded *5
Scotty Barr 22 22 66 -5 -0 0 0 -1 -5 -0.7 2 -3 -0.4 .469 .496 -0.4 -0.1 -3 Purchased O/3
Jack Barry 22 124 491 -9 -1 0 5 8 4 0.4 18 22 2.3 .504 .503 1.8 1.5 17 Amateur Free Agent *6
Chief Bender 25 40 103 -4 -0 0 0 8 4 0.5 0 4 0.5 .513 .503 0.5 -0.0 4 Free Agency 1
Eddie Collins* 22 153 660 45 5 0 11 0 61 7.3 23 84 9.7 .549 .546 8.5 1.3 73 Free Agency *4/6
Jack Coombs# 26 37 90 -6 -0 0 0 7 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .502 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 Amateur Free Agent 1
Jim Curry 23 1 4 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .473 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /4
Harry Davis 35 149 603 12 -1 0 1 -5 8 0.8 22 29 3.1 .506 .506 3.2 -0.6 28 Free Agency *3
Jimmy Dygert 24 32 47 -4 0 0 0 4 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 -0.0 0 Purchased 1
Bob Ganley* 34 80 338 -13 1 0 8 -2 -6 -0.9 12 6 0.4 .490 .495 -0.5 0.7 -3 Waivers O
Topsy Hartsel* 35 83 323 8 -0 0 4 -4 8 0.9 12 19 2.2 .512 .506 1.7 -0.1 15 Jumped Lgs O
Heinie Heitmuller 26 64 239 7 -0 0 2 -3 6 0.7 9 14 1.6 .512 .505 1.4 -0.2 12 O
Shoeless Joe Jackson* 21 5 18 -1 0 0 0 -0 -2 -0.2 1 -1 -0.1 .461 .499 -0.1 -0.0 -1 Purchased /O
Harry Krause# 20 32 80 -8 0 0 0 6 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .494 .499 -0.2 -0.0 -2 Free Agency 1
John Kull* 27 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1 0 0 0.1 .558 .500 0.1 0.0 0 /1
Jack Lapp* 24 21 62 3 -0 0 -2 1 2 0.2 2 4 0.4 .510 .501 0.7 -0.1 6 2
Ed Larkin 23 2 7 -0 0 0 -1 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .428 .499 0.0 -0.1 0 /2
Paddy Livingston 29 64 207 1 -0 0 0 3 4 0.4 7 11 1.2 .507 .503 1.2 0.4 11 Purchased 2
Stuffy McInnis 18 19 50 -1 0 0 -2 1 -2 -0.2 2 0 -0.0 .488 .499 0.2 -0.2 2 Free Agency 6
Cy Morgan 30 28 84 -10 0 0 0 6 -3 -0.4 0 -3 -0.4 .485 .497 -0.4 -0.0 -3 Purchased 1
Danny Murphy 32 149 616 19 -1 0 0 -8 10 1.1 22 32 3.5 .509 .508 3.7 -1.1 32 Purchased *O
Simon Nicholls* 26 21 76 -3 0 0 0 1 -2 -0.3 3 1 0.0 .488 .498 0.0 0.1 1 Purchased 6/53
Rube Oldring 25 90 367 -3 1 0 3 -3 -2 -0.4 13 11 1.0 .496 .498 0.7 -0.1 8 Rule 5 Draft O/3
Eddie Plank* 33 35 102 -4 -0 0 0 8 4 0.4 0 4 0.4 .513 .503 0.5 -0.0 4 Free Agency 1
Doc Powers 38 1 4 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 0 0.0 .487 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Loaned--Return /2
Morrie Rath* 22 7 31 1 -0 0 -2 0 -1 -0.1 1 0 -0.0 .483 .499 0.2 -0.2 2 Purchased /65
Biff Schlitzer 24 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .517 .500 0.1 0.0 1 Purchased /1
Amos Strunk* 20 11 36 -4 0 0 0 -0 -4 -0.6 1 -3 -0.4 .448 .496 -0.4 -0.0 -3 Free Agency /O
Ira Thomas 28 84 286 -5 -0 0 2 5 1 0.1 10 11 1.2 .502 .501 1.0 0.8 9 Purchased 2
Rube Vickers* 31 18 17 -3 0 0 0 1 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .490 .499 -0.2 -0.0 -2 1
Team Total 27.5 1526 5620 40 2 0 28 40 109 11.7 181 290 31.4 .509 .509 29.3 2.2 262
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
Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Tommy Atkins* 21 6.0 1 1 4 6.00 3.37 0.19 0.00 97.0 3.08 -2 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -1 .311 .499 Purchased
Chief Bender 25 250.0 34 29 68 2.45 3.37 0.18 0.00 97.0 3.09 21 2.9 1.0 -0.3 5.0 37 .584 .518 Free Agency
Jack Coombs 26 205.2 30 24 63 2.76 3.37 0.18 0.00 97.0 3.09 11 1.4 1.0 -0.2 3.2 23 .545 .508 Amateur Free Agent
Jimmy Dygert 24 137.1 32 13 60 3.93 3.37 0.18 0.00 97.0 3.09 -11 -1.3 1.0 -0.1 -0.1 -2 .459 .492 Purchased
Harry Krause* 20 213.0 32 21 49 2.07 3.37 0.17 0.00 97.0 3.10 27 3.7 1.0 -0.2 5.6 41 .617 .523 Free Agency
John Kull* 27 3.0 1 0 1 3.00 3.37 0.18 0.00 97.0 3.10 0 0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.0 0 .510 .500
Cy Morgan 30 228.2 28 26 56 2.20 3.37 0.19 0.00 97.0 3.09 26 3.5 1.0 -0.2 5.5 40 .625 .522 Purchased
Eddie Plank* 33 265.1 34 33 74 2.51 3.37 0.19 0.00 97.0 3.09 21 2.8 1.0 -0.3 5.1 37 .581 .517 Free Agency
Biff Schlitzer 24 13.1 4 3 9 6.08 3.37 0.22 0.00 97.0 3.05 -4 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.4 -3 .381 .497 Purchased
Rube Vickers 31 55.2 18 3 32 5.17 3.37 0.21 0.00 97.0 3.07 -12 -1.4 1.0 -0.1 -0.9 -9 .421 .491
Team Total 26.9 1378.0 214 153 416 2.72 3.37 0.18 0.00 97.0 3.09 77 10.8 1.0 -1.5 22.9 162 .551 .511
Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1908 / 1910 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics