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1887 St. Louis Browns

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1886 / 1888

95-40, Finished 1st in American Association (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Charlie Comiskey (95-40)
Scored 1131 runs, Allowed 761 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 91-44

Ballparks: Sportsman's Park I ·
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 110, Pitching - 105 · one-year: Batting - 109, Pitching - 104


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1886 / 1888 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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1887 Top 12 by WAR

Please note that players may not be in the uniform of the correct team in these images.
Photo of Bob Caruthers Photo of Tip O'Neill Photo of Silver King Photo of Dave Foutz Photo of Yank Robinson Photo of Arlie Latham Photo of Charlie Comiskey Photo of Curt Welch Photo of Bill Gleason Photo of Doc Bushong Photo of Harry Lyons Photo of Ed Knouff

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 Jack Boyle 21 88 372 350 48 66 3 1 2 41 7 20 51 .189 .237 .220 .457 22 77 2
2 1B Charlie Comiskey 27 125 572 538 139 180 22 5 4 103 117 27 11 .335 .374 .416 .790 111 224 7
3 2B Yank Robinson 27 125 539 430 102 131 32 4 1 74 75 92 49 .305 .445 .405 .850 128 174 17
4 SS Bill Gleason 28 135 647 598 135 172 19 1 0 76 23 41 23 .288 .342 .323 .664 78 193 8
5 3B Arlie Latham 27 136 677 627 163 198 35 10 2 83 129 45 29 .316 .366 .413 .779 108 259 5
6 OF Tip O'Neill 29 124 572 517 167 225 52 19 14 123 30 50 20 .435 .490 .691 1.180 213 357 5
7 OF Curt Welch 25 131 580 544 98 151 32 7 3 108 89 25 21 .278 .322 .379 .701 87 206 11
8 OF Bob Caruthers* 23 98 436 364 102 130 23 11 8 73 49 66 21 .357 .463 .547 1.010 169 199 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
9 OF Dave Foutz 30 102 448 423 79 151 26 13 4 108 22 23 20 .357 .393 .508 .901 139 215 2
10 C Doc Bushong 30 53 214 201 35 51 4 0 0 26 14 11 10 .254 .299 .274 .573 53 55 2
11 OF Lou Sylvester 32 29 126 112 20 25 4 3 1 18 13 13 24 .223 .310 .339 .649 73 38 1
12 OF Ed Knouff 20 15 58 56 4 10 1 2 0 6 1 1 14 .179 .207 .268 .475 26 15 1
13 UT Harry Lyons 21 2 8 8 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .125 .125 .125 .250 -33 1 0
14 C Mike Goodfellow 20 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 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
15 P Silver King 19 62 246 222 28 46 6 1 0 19 10 24 42 .207 .285 .243 .528 42 54 0
16 P Nat Hudson 18 13 52 48 7 12 2 1 0 3 0 4 6 .250 .308 .333 .641 71 16 0
17 P Joe Murphy? 20 1 6 6 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 -11 1 0
Team Totals 26.4 138 5557 5048 1131 1550 261 78 39 862 581 442 342 .307 .371 .413 .783 109 2084 67
Rank in 8 AA teams 1 1 1 1 6 1 1 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 2
Non-Pitcher Totals 26.9 138 5253 4772 1094 1491 253 76 39 840 571 414 294 .312 .375 .422 .797 112 2013 67
Pitcher Totals 18.9 138 304 276 37 59 8 2 0 22 10 28 48 .214 .286 .257 .543 46 71 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
* - 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 Silver King 19 32 12 .727 3.78 46 44 2 43 2 1 390.0 401 231 164 4 109 128 17 0 19 1666 119 3.72 1.308 9.3 0.1 2.5 3.0 1.17
2 SP Bob Caruthers 23 29 9 .763 3.30 39 39 0 39 2 0 341.0 337 185 125 6 61 74 16 0 12 1442 137 3.75 1.167 8.9 0.2 1.6 2.0 1.21
3 SP Dave Foutz 30 25 12 .676 3.87 40 38 2 36 1 0 339.1 369 244 146 7 90 94 10 0 26 1533 116 3.88 1.353 9.8 0.2 2.4 2.5 1.04
4 SP Nat Hudson 18 4 4 .500 4.97 9 9 0 7 0 0 67.0 91 57 37 2 20 15 4 0 2 322 91 4.29 1.657 12.2 0.3 2.7 2.0 0.75
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
5 Ed Knouff 20 4 2 .667 4.50 6 6 0 6 1 0 50.0 40 34 25 0 36 18 3 0 1 217 101 4.90 1.520 7.2 0.0 6.5 3.2 0.50
6 Joe Murphy? 20 1 0 1.000 5.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 13 8 5 0 4 5 0 0 0 45 94 3.50 1.889 13.0 0.0 4.0 5.0 1.25
7 Yank Robinson 27 0 0 3.00 1 0 1 0 0 1 3.0 3 2 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 13 167 7.28 2.000 9.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
Team Totals 23.3 95 39 .709 3.77 138 137 5 132 6 2 1199.1 1254 761 503 19 323 334 51 0 61 5238 120 3.86 1.315 9.4 0.1 2.4 2.5 1.03
Rank in 8 AA teams 1 8 2 2 3 2 3 3 2 2 2 1 4
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
Jack Boyle 21 91 521 352 116 53 8 .898 5.14 62 0 0 C-1B-OF-3B
Doc Bushong 30 56 320 204 93 23 3 .928 5.30 41 0 0 C-OF-3B
Bob Caruthers 23 100 305 182 105 18 4 .941 2.87 OF-P-1B
Charlie Comiskey 27 128 1273 1162 75 36 62 .972 9.66 1B-2B-OF
Dave Foutz 30 105 367 282 62 23 11 .937 3.28 OF-P-1B
Bill Gleason 28 135 663 169 411 83 27 .875 4.30 SS
Mike Goodfellow 20 1 5 2 2 1 0 .800 4.00 2 0 0 C
Nat Hudson 18 15 19 9 7 3 0 .842 1.07 P-OF
Silver King 19 63 111 35 60 16 1 .856 1.51 P-OF
Ed Knouff 20 15 31 18 8 5 1 .839 1.73 OF-P
Arlie Latham 27 139 540 169 305 66 19 .878 3.41 3 0 0 3B-2B-C
Harry Lyons 21 2 8 3 5 0 1 1.000 4.00 OF-2B
Joe Murphy 20 1 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00 P
Tip O'Neill 29 124 285 247 8 30 2 .895 2.06 OF
Yank Robinson 27 129 783 332 368 83 52 .894 5.43 2 0 0 2B-3B-OF-SS-C-P
Lou Sylvester 32 30 69 55 8 6 4 .913 2.10 OF-2B
Curt Welch 25 132 452 370 47 35 10 .923 3.16 OF-2B-1B
Team Totals 26.2 138 5756 3592 1683 481 86 .916 4.17 110 0 0
Rank in 8 AA teams 1 1
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
Jack Boyle 21 88 372 -45 -2 0 7 6 -34 -2.6 8 -26 -1.8 .469 .483 -2.4 1.1 -33 Traded 2/3O5
Doc Bushong 30 53 214 -15 -1 0 5 3 -7 -0.5 5 -2 -0.0 .489 .497 -0.4 0.7 -8 Assigned 2/5O
Bob Caruthers* 23 98 436 41 2 0 2 -3 41 3.2 9 51 4.2 .532 .519 4.0 -0.0 49 O1/3
Charlie Comiskey 27 125 572 7 4 0 6 -0 17 1.5 12 29 2.7 .511 .508 2.1 0.6 23 Free Agency *3/4O
Dave Foutz 30 102 448 21 -3 0 2 -3 17 1.4 10 26 2.4 .512 .508 2.1 0.0 24 Purchased O13
Bill Gleason 28 135 647 -20 -5 0 -1 9 -18 -1.2 13 -5 0.1 .490 .492 0.1 0.8 -4 *6
Mike Goodfellow 20 1 4 -1 0 0 -1 0 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .333 .499 -0.1 -0.1 -1 /2
Nat Hudson 18 13 52 -3 -0 0 -1 3 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .499 .500 0.1 -0.1 1 Traded--refused to report /1O
Silver King 19 62 246 -21 -1 0 -3 17 -8 -0.6 0 -8 -0.6 .489 .496 -0.4 -0.2 -6 Assigned--by lg 1O
Ed Knouff 20 15 58 -7 -0 0 0 -1 -8 -0.6 1 -7 -0.5 .458 .496 -0.5 -0.0 -7 /O1
Arlie Latham 27 136 677 5 5 0 9 4 23 1.9 13 36 3.3 .513 .511 2.5 1.2 27 $2,500 Traded *5/42
Harry Lyons 21 2 8 -2 0 0 1 -0 -1 -0.1 0 -0 -0.0 .473 .500 -0.1 0.1 -2 /4O
Joe Murphy? 20 1 6 -1 -0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .448 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 /1
Tip O'Neill 29 124 572 85 -5 0 2 -8 74 5.7 12 86 6.9 .545 .534 6.6 -0.3 84 *O
Yank Robinson 27 125 539 28 3 0 -4 2 29 2.3 12 41 3.5 .518 .514 3.7 0.0 45 *4/5O621
Lou Sylvester 32 29 126 -6 0 0 1 -2 -6 -0.4 3 -3 -0.2 .484 .497 -0.3 -0.0 -4 O/4
Curt Welch 25 131 580 -16 3 0 13 -7 -6 -0.3 12 6 0.9 .496 .497 -0.2 0.6 -6 Purchased *O/43
Team Total 26.3 1240 5557 52 -1 0 38 22 111 9.3 109 220 20.7 .507 .506 16.7 4.2 182 $2,500
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
Bob Caruthers 23 341.0 39 39 185 4.88 6.34 0.29 0.00 106.0 6.42 63 5.2 -0.4 6.8 87 .632 .532
Dave Foutz 30 339.1 40 38 244 6.47 6.34 0.30 0.00 106.0 6.41 2 0.2 1.0 -0.4 1.8 27 .504 .501 Purchased
Nat Hudson 18 67.0 9 9 57 7.66 6.34 0.32 0.00 106.0 6.39 -9 -0.6 -0.1 -0.3 -4 .430 .496 Traded--refused to report
Silver King 19 390.0 46 44 231 5.33 6.34 0.27 0.00 106.0 6.43 53 4.3 1.0 -0.4 6.2 81 .593 .526 Assigned--by lg
Ed Knouff 20 50.0 6 6 34 6.12 6.34 0.24 0.00 106.0 6.47 3 0.2 -0.1 0.4 6 .533 .501
Joe Murphy? 20 9.0 1 1 8 8.00 6.34 0.30 0.00 106.0 6.41 -1 -0.1 -0.0 -0.1 -1 .396 .499
Yank Robinson 27 3.0 1 0 2 6.00 6.35 0.25 0.00 106.0 6.46 0 0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.0 0 .515 .500
Team Total 23.3 1199.1 142 137 761 5.71 6.34 0.29 0.00 106.0 6.42 110 9.1 1.0 -1.3 15.0 197 .564 .517
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1886 / 1888 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics