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1896 Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1895 / 1897

66-63, Finished 6th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Connie Mack (66-63)
Scored 787 runs, Allowed 741 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 68-61

Ballparks: Exposition Park III · Attendance: 197,000 (9th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 96, Pitching - 96 · one-year: Batting - 93, Pitching - 93


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1895 / 1897 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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Team Batting

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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 Joe Sugden# 25 80 338 301 42 89 5 7 0 36 5 19 9 .296 .348 .359 .706 89 108 5 13
2 1B Jake Beckley* 28 59 258 217 44 55 7 5 3 32 8 22 28 .253 .349 .373 .723 94 81 10 9
3 2B Dick Padden 25 61 239 219 33 53 4 8 2 24 8 14 9 .242 .294 .361 .654 75 79 2 4
4 SS Bones Ely 33 128 598 537 85 153 15 9 3 77 18 33 33 .285 .326 .363 .689 85 195 0 28
5 3B Denny Lyons 30 118 519 436 77 134 25 6 4 71 13 67 25 .307 .406 .420 .825 121 183 5 11
6 OF Mike Smith* 28 122 572 484 121 175 21 14 6 94 33 74 18 .362 .454 .500 .954 155 242 8 6
7 OF Jake Stenzel 29 114 525 479 104 173 26 14 2 82 57 32 13 .361 .410 .486 .897 140 233 8 6
8 OF Patsy Donovan* 31 131 624 573 113 183 20 5 3 59 48 35 18 .319 .370 .387 .757 103 222 11 5
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 C Bill Merritt 25 77 311 282 26 82 8 2 1 42 3 18 10 .291 .336 .344 .680 82 97 1 10
10 2B Lou Bierbauer* 30 59 265 258 33 74 10 6 0 39 7 5 7 .287 .300 .372 .672 80 96 0 2
11 1B Harry Davis 22 44 187 168 24 32 5 6 0 23 9 13 21 .190 .257 .292 .548 47 49 2 4
12 1B Connie Mack 33 33 126 120 9 26 4 1 0 16 0 5 8 .217 .248 .267 .515 38 32 0 1
13 OF Joe Wright* 27 15 53 52 5 16 2 1 0 6 1 1 2 .308 .321 .385 .705 88 20 0 0
14 3B Jud Smith 27 10 39 35 6 12 2 1 0 4 3 2 2 .343 .395 .457 .852 128 16 1 1
15 2B Harry Truby? 28 8 35 32 1 5 0 0 0 3 1 2 4 .156 .206 .156 .362 -2 5 0 1
16 1B Abel Lizotte? 26 7 32 29 3 3 0 0 0 3 1 2 2 .103 .161 .103 .265 -28 3 0 1
17 C Eddie Boyle 22 2 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
18 SS Tom Delahanty* 24 1 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .333 .333 .667 79 1 0 0
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
19 P Frank Killen* 25 55 204 173 29 40 4 5 2 25 1 26 31 .231 .338 .347 .685 84 60 2 3
20 P Pink Hawley* 23 50 170 163 19 39 9 4 1 21 1 1 22 .239 .257 .362 .619 65 59 3 3
21 P Jim Hughey? 27 25 70 65 4 14 1 0 0 5 0 5 8 .215 .271 .231 .502 35 15 0 0
22 P Charlie Hastings? 25 17 41 37 5 8 1 0 0 3 0 4 7 .216 .293 .243 .536 44 9 0 0
23 P Brownie Foreman* 20 9 27 20 2 3 0 0 0 2 0 7 7 .150 .370 .150 .520 42 3 0 0
24 P Elmer Horton 26 2 7 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
25 P Jot Goar 26 3 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 -11 1 0 0
Team Totals 28.3 131 5254 4701 787 1371 169 94 27 667 217 387 286 .292 .353 .385 .738 98 1809 58 108
Rank in 12 NL teams 4 8 6 9 3 10 7 7 6 7 8 9 9 6 4
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.8 131 4729 4230 727 1266 154 85 24 611 215 344 210 .299 .359 .393 .752 101 1662 53 102
Pitcher Totals 24.4 131 525 471 60 105 15 9 3 56 2 43 76 .223 .295 .312 .607 63 147 5 6
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

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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 Frank Killen* 25 30 18 .625 3.41 52 50 1 44 5 0 432.1 476 244 164 7 119 134 14 1 9 1850 123 3.81 1.376 9.9 0.1 2.5 2.8 1.13
2 SP Pink Hawley 23 22 21 .512 3.57 49 43 6 37 2 0 378.0 382 197 150 2 157 137 28 0 17 1652 117 4.10 1.426 9.1 0.0 3.7 3.3 0.87
3 SP Jim Hughey 27 6 8 .429 4.99 25 14 9 11 0 0 155.0 171 108 86 3 67 48 7 0 4 690 84 4.36 1.535 9.9 0.2 3.9 2.8 0.72
4 SP Charlie Hastings? 25 5 10 .333 5.88 17 13 4 9 0 1 104.0 126 86 68 1 44 19 7 0 5 476 71 4.52 1.635 10.9 0.1 3.8 1.6 0.43
5 SP Brownie Foreman* 20 3 3 .500 6.57 9 9 0 5 0 0 61.2 73 55 45 4 35 18 8 0 5 293 64 5.64 1.751 10.7 0.6 5.1 2.6 0.51
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 Elmer Horton 26 0 2 .000 9.60 2 2 0 2 0 0 15.0 22 18 16 0 9 3 1 0 0 75 45 4.89 2.067 13.2 0.0 5.4 1.8 0.33
7 Jot Goar 26 0 1 .000 16.88 3 0 3 0 0 0 13.1 36 33 25 1 8 3 1 0 2 83 25 5.84 3.300 24.3 0.7 5.4 2.0 0.38
Team Totals 24.4 66 63 .512 4.30 131 131 23 108 7 1 1159.1 1286 741 554 18 439 362 66 1 42 5119 98 4.18 1.488 10.0 0.1 3.4 2.8 0.82
Rank in 12 NL teams 6 7 6 6 4 8 4 4 4 6 1 9 1
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
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Jake Beckley 28 60 602 560 31 11 42 .982 9.85 1B-OF-2B
Lou Bierbauer 30 59 358 140 206 12 32 .966 5.86 2B
Eddie Boyle 22 2 6 4 1 1 0 .833 2.50 0 3 1 25% 37% C
Harry Davis 22 46 384 346 24 14 19 .964 8.04 1B-OF-SS
Tom Delahanty 24 1 4 1 2 1 1 .750 3.00 SS
Patsy Donovan 31 131 260 224 24 12 8 .954 1.89 OF
Bones Ely 33 128 752 258 432 62 52 .918 5.39 SS
Brownie Foreman 20 9 19 0 19 0 1 1.000 2.11 P
Jot Goar 26 3 4 0 2 2 0 .500 0.67 P
Charlie Hastings 25 17 42 8 29 5 3 .881 2.18 P
Pink Hawley 23 49 130 12 108 10 2 .923 2.45 P
Elmer Horton 26 2 6 4 0 2 0 .667 2.00 P
Jim Hughey 27 25 31 5 23 3 1 .903 1.12 P
Frank Killen 25 52 140 15 115 10 1 .929 2.50 P
Abel Lizotte 26 7 62 53 6 3 3 .952 8.43 1B
Denny Lyons 30 116 410 165 201 44 15 .893 3.16 3B
Connie Mack 33 33 287 261 19 7 14 .976 8.48 1 7 3 30% 37% 1B-C
Bill Merritt 25 75 406 286 95 25 8 .938 5.08 14 141 85 38% 37% C-3B-2B-1B-SS
Dick Padden 25 61 349 176 149 24 14 .931 5.33 2B
Mike Smith 28 122 334 302 14 18 6 .946 2.59 OF
Jud Smith 27 10 44 19 21 4 3 .909 4.00 3B
Jake Stenzel 29 115 286 250 13 23 5 .920 2.29 OF-1B
Joe Sugden 25 81 431 337 73 21 16 .951 5.06 11 159 79 33% 37% C-1B-OF
Harry Truby 28 8 39 20 17 2 7 .949 4.63 2B
Joe Wright 27 13 25 24 0 1 0 .960 1.85 OF-3B
Team Totals 28.1 131 5411 3470 1624 317 103 .941 4.16 26 310 168 35% 37%
Rank in 12 NL teams 6 5
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
Jake Beckley* 28 59 258 -3 -1 0 0 -0 -4 -0.3 9 5 0.6 .495 .498 0.6 -0.0 5 Jumped Lgs--Return 3/O4
Lou Bierbauer* 30 59 265 -9 -1 0 6 1 -2 -0.2 9 7 0.7 .497 .499 0.2 0.6 1 4
Eddie Boyle 22 2 5 -2 0 0 0 0 -2 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .436 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Traded /2
Harry Davis 22 44 187 -16 1 0 -1 -1 -17 -1.4 6 -10 -0.8 .468 .491 -0.7 -0.1 -9 Traded 3O/6
Tom Delahanty* 24 1 3 -0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .498 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Purchased /6
Patsy Donovan* 31 131 624 6 1 0 4 -8 4 0.3 20 24 2.3 .502 .502 2.0 -0.3 20 *O
Bones Ely 33 128 598 -14 -2 0 5 8 -3 -0.2 19 17 1.7 .498 .499 1.3 1.1 12 Traded *6
Brownie Foreman* 20 9 27 -2 0 0 0 2 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .505 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Jot Goar 26 3 6 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .486 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
Charlie Hastings? 25 17 41 -3 0 0 0 3 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .499 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 1
Pink Hawley* 23 50 170 -11 -0 0 0 13 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .502 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 Traded 1
Elmer Horton 26 2 7 -2 0 0 0 1 -2 -0.1 0 -2 -0.1 .429 .499 -0.1 0.0 -2 /1
Jim Hughey? 27 25 70 -6 0 0 0 5 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .496 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Frank Killen* 25 55 204 -5 -0 0 0 15 10 0.8 0 10 0.8 .515 .505 0.8 -0.0 10 Traded 1
Abel Lizotte? 26 7 32 -6 0 0 0 -0 -6 -0.5 1 -5 -0.4 .428 .497 -0.4 0.0 -5 /3
Denny Lyons 30 118 519 19 -2 0 -8 4 13 1.0 18 31 2.8 .509 .506 3.5 -0.3 39 $2,400 *5
Connie Mack 33 33 126 -12 0 0 1 0 -10 -0.9 4 -6 -0.4 .474 .495 -0.5 0.1 -7 Free Agency 3/2
Bill Merritt 25 77 311 -6 -1 0 -1 4 -4 -0.3 11 7 0.8 .496 .498 0.9 0.3 8 Purchased 2/5346
Dick Padden 25 61 239 -9 -0 0 -7 1 -16 -1.3 8 -8 -0.5 .479 .492 0.1 -0.5 -1 4
Jud Smith 27 10 39 2 0 0 -1 0 1 0.1 1 2 0.2 .508 .500 0.3 -0.1 3 5
Mike Smith* 28 122 572 48 -2 0 9 -8 47 3.8 19 65 5.7 .531 .523 4.9 0.1 56 Free Agency *O
Jake Stenzel 29 114 525 31 5 0 -4 -6 25 2.0 17 42 3.8 .518 .513 4.1 -0.9 46 *O/3
Joe Sugden# 25 80 338 -3 -1 0 3 4 3 0.2 12 15 1.4 .503 .502 1.2 0.6 12 2/3O
Harry Truby? 28 8 35 -5 -0 0 -1 0 -6 -0.5 1 -5 -0.4 .435 .497 -0.3 -0.1 -4 Purchased /4
Joe Wright* 27 15 53 -1 -0 0 -1 -1 -3 -0.2 2 -1 -0.1 .485 .499 0.0 -0.1 0 Traded O/5
Team Total 28.3 1230 5254 -11 -3 0 4 40 30 2.0 157 187 17.9 .502 .503 17.8 0.2 183 $2,400
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
Brownie Foreman* 20 61.2 9 9 55 8.03 6.04 0.03 0.00 96.0 5.77 -14 -1.0 -0.1 -0.5 -7 .384 .494
Jot Goar 26 13.1 3 0 33 22.28 6.04 0.04 0.00 96.0 5.75 -24 -1.1 1.0 -0.0 -1.0 -23 .123 .493
Charlie Hastings? 25 104.0 17 13 86 7.44 6.04 0.03 0.00 96.0 5.76 -17 -1.3 1.0 -0.1 -0.4 -6 .423 .492
Pink Hawley 23 378.0 49 43 197 4.69 6.04 0.03 0.00 96.0 5.77 55 4.8 1.0 -0.4 8.0 94 .597 .529 Traded
Elmer Horton 26 15.0 2 2 18 10.80 6.04 0.04 0.00 96.0 5.76 -8 -0.5 -0.0 -0.4 -6 .249 .497
Jim Hughey 27 155.0 25 14 108 6.27 6.04 0.03 0.00 96.0 5.77 -5 -0.4 1.0 -0.1 1.0 11 .484 .498
Frank Killen* 25 432.1 52 50 244 5.08 6.04 0.03 0.00 96.0 5.77 44 3.8 1.0 -0.4 7.5 89 .572 .523 Traded
Team Total 24.4 1159.1 157 131 741 5.75 6.04 0.03 0.00 96.0 5.77 30 4.1 1.0 -1.1 14.2 152 .526 .515
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1895 / 1897 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics