76-73, Finished 7th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bill Watkins (7-15) and Patsy Donovan (69-58)
Scored 841 runs, Allowed 771 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 80-69
Ballparks: Exposition Park III · Attendance: 251,834 (6th of 12)
Park Factors Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
multi-year: Batting - 100, Pitching - 99 · one-year: Batting - 99, Pitching - 98
Transactions listed are from October 1 of previous year to April 1 of the following year.
December 2, 1898
December 14, 1898
Purchased Jimmy Williams from Kansas City (Western).
April 13, 1899 (Standings)
June, 1899 (Standings)
Released Billy Rhines.
June 18, 1899 (Standings)
July, 1899 (Standings)
Purchased Jack Chesbro from Richmond (Atlantic).
August 5, 1899 (Standings)
Released Willie Clark.
September, 1899 (Standings)
Purchased Pop Dillon from Buffalo (Western) for $1,500.
September 9, 1899 (Standings)
Purchased Chummy Gray from Buffalo (Western) for $1,000.
October, 1899 (Standings)
December 8, 1899
Traded Jack Chesbro, George Fox, Art Madison, John O'Brien and $25,000 to the Louisville Colonels. Received Fred Clarke, Bert Cunningham, Mike Kelley, Tacks Latimer, Tommy Leach, Tom Messitt, Deacon Phillippe, Claude Ritchey, Rube Waddell, Jack Wadsworth, Honus Wagner and Chief Zimmer.
December 12, 1899
Sold Mike Kelley to Indianapolis (American). (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)
Released Bill Hoffer. (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)
March 9, 1900
March 15, 1900
Sold Art Madison to Indianapolis (American). (Date given is approximate. Exact date is uncertain.)
Released George Fox.
Released John O'Brien.