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1897 Pittsburgh Pirates

Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1896 / 1898

60-71, Finished 8th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Patsy Donovan (60-71)
Scored 676 runs, Allowed 835 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 53-78

Ballparks: Exposition Park III · Attendance: 165,950 (8th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 96, Pitching - 96 · one-year: Batting - 98, Pitching - 100


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1896 / 1898 Fielding Statistics

Team Fielding--Totals

Standard Fielding by Position Below · League Register
Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Steve Brodie 28 100 233 218 11 4 1 .983 2.29 OF
Harry Davis 23 111 777 644 85 48 28 .938 6.57 1B-3B-OF-SS
Jim Donnelly 31 44 150 51 87 12 1 .920 3.14 3B
Patsy Donovan 32 120 214 186 17 11 5 .949 1.69 OF
Bones Ely 34 133 819 308 451 60 41 .927 5.71 SS
Jim Gardner 23 27 56 17 29 10 0 .821 1.70 P-3B-OF-2B
Charlie Hastings 26 16 27 10 17 0 1 1.000 1.69 P
Pink Hawley 24 40 84 11 69 4 3 .952 2.00 P
Jesse Hoffmeister 25 48 149 48 70 31 7 .792 2.46 3B
Jim Hughey 28 25 33 4 26 3 0 .909 1.20 P
Frank Killen 26 42 103 17 73 13 2 .874 2.14 P
Charlie Kuhns 20 1 6 1 3 2 0 .667 4.00 3B
Tom Leahy 28 25 70 47 14 9 1 .871 2.44 5 8 2 20% 37% OF-3B-C
Denny Lyons 31 37 368 345 19 4 14 .989 9.84 1B-3B
Bill Merritt 26 60 332 270 47 15 10 .955 5.28 8 102 39 28% 37% C-1B
Dick Padden 26 134 819 369 402 48 36 .941 5.75 2B
Jack Rothfuss 25 32 247 231 12 4 8 .984 7.59 1B
Mike Smith 29 123 292 245 19 28 1 .904 2.15 OF
Joe Sugden 26 84 452 342 83 27 8 .940 5.06 10 165 75 31% 37% C-1B
Jesse Tannehill 22 54 155 89 53 13 1 .916 2.63 P-OF
Team Totals 27.6 135 5386 3453 1587 346 70 .936 4.01 23 275 116 30% 37%
Rank in 12 NL teams 6 6
Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Games played chart available on the Roster pages.

Player Standard Fielding--C

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Joe Sugden 26 81 424 317 82 25 6 .941 4.93 10 165 75 31%
Bill Merritt 26 53 259 202 43 14 6 .946 4.62 8 102 39 28%
Tom Leahy 28 6 18 15 2 1 0 .944 2.83 5 8 2 20%
League Average .949 4.53 37%
Team Total 135 701 534 127 40 12 .943 4.72 23 275 116 30%

Player Standard Fielding--1B

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Harry Davis 23 64 621 570 29 22 26 .965 9.36
Denny Lyons 31 35 358 339 15 4 14 .989 10.11
Jack Rothfuss 25 32 247 231 12 4 8 .984 7.59
Bill Merritt 26 7 73 68 4 1 4 .986 10.29
Joe Sugden 26 3 28 25 1 2 2 .929 8.67
League Average .980 9.93
Team Total 135 1327 1233 61 33 54 .975 9.18

Player Standard Fielding--2B

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Dick Padden 26 134 819 369 402 48 36 .941 5.75
Jim Gardner 23 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
League Average .936 5.52
Team Total 135 820 369 403 48 36 .941 5.72

Player Standard Fielding--3B

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Jesse Hoffmeister 25 48 149 48 70 31 7 .792 2.46
Jim Donnelly 31 44 150 51 87 12 1 .920 3.14
Harry Davis 23 32 126 47 55 24 2 .810 3.19
Jim Gardner 23 6 19 6 7 6 0 .684 2.17
Tom Leahy 28 6 21 4 11 6 1 .714 2.50
Denny Lyons 31 2 10 6 4 0 0 1.000 5.00
Charlie Kuhns 20 1 6 1 3 2 0 .667 4.00
League Average .892 3.27
Team Total 135 481 163 237 81 11 .832 2.88

Player Standard Fielding--SS

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Bones Ely 34 133 819 308 451 60 41 .927 5.71
Harry Davis 23 1 2 1 0 1 0 .500 1.00
League Average .906 5.65
Team Total 135 821 309 451 61 41 .926 5.67

Player Standard Fielding--OF

Name Age G LF CF RF CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Mike Smith 29 123 123 0 0 292 245 19 28 1 .904 2.15
Patsy Donovan 32 120 0 0 120 214 186 17 11 5 .949 1.69
Steve Brodie 28 100 0 100 0 233 218 11 4 1 .983 2.29
Jesse Tannehill 22 33 4 27 2 100 82 8 10 0 .900 2.73
Harry Davis 23 14 0 7 9 28 26 1 1 0 .964 1.93
Tom Leahy 28 13 7 4 2 31 28 1 2 0 .935 2.23
Jim Gardner 23 6 3 0 3 10 8 1 1 0 .900 1.50
League Average .934 2.05
Team Total 135 908 793 58 57 7 .937 2.08

Player Standard Fielding--P

Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G
Frank Killen 26 42 103 17 73 13 2 .874 2.14
Pink Hawley 24 40 84 11 69 4 3 .952 2.00
Jim Hughey 28 25 33 4 26 3 0 .909 1.20
Jesse Tannehill 22 21 55 7 45 3 1 .945 2.48
Charlie Hastings 26 16 27 10 17 0 1 1.000 1.69
Jim Gardner 23 14 26 3 20 3 0 .885 1.64
League Average .920 2.10
Team Total 135 328 52 250 26 7 .921 1.91

1896 / 1898 Fielding Statistics