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1897 Washington Senators

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1896 / 1898

61-71, Finished 6th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Gus Schmelz (9-25) and Tom Brown (52-46)
Scored 781 runs, Allowed 793 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 65-67

Ballparks: Boundary Field · Attendance: 151,028 (9th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 99, Pitching - 100 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 101


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1896 / 1898 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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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 Deacon McGuire 33 93 351 327 51 112 17 7 4 53 9 21 12 .343 .386 .474 .860 127 155 2 1
2 1B Tommy Tucker# 33 93 393 352 52 119 18 5 5 61 18 27 27 .338 .403 .460 .863 128 162 11 3
3 2B John O'Brien* 30 86 353 320 37 78 12 2 3 45 6 19 10 .244 .309 .322 .630 67 103 11 3
4 SS Gene DeMontreville 24 133 602 566 92 193 27 8 3 93 30 21 35 .341 .366 .433 .799 111 245 1 14
5 3B Charlie Reilly# 30 101 405 351 64 97 18 3 2 60 18 34 26 .276 .359 .362 .720 91 127 11 9
6 OF Kip Selbach 25 124 576 486 113 152 25 16 5 59 46 80 32 .313 .414 .461 .875 131 224 4 6
7 OF Tom Brown* 36 116 530 469 91 137 17 2 5 45 25 52 63 .292 .364 .369 .733 94 173 1 8
8 OF Charlie Abbey* 30 80 334 300 52 78 14 8 3 34 9 27 15 .260 .329 .390 .719 90 117 4 3
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 UT Zeke Wrigley? 23 104 422 388 65 110 14 8 3 64 5 21 24 .284 .320 .384 .704 86 149 0 13
10 C Duke Farrell# 30 78 284 261 41 84 9 6 0 53 8 17 4 .322 .366 .402 .768 103 105 1 5
11 OF Jake Gettman# 21 36 154 143 28 45 7 3 3 29 8 7 19 .315 .359 .469 .828 118 67 3 1
12 1B Ed Cartwright 37 33 133 124 19 29 4 0 0 15 9 8 8 .234 .286 .266 .552 47 33 1 0
13 UT Tom Leahy 28 19 68 52 12 20 2 1 0 7 6 9 7 .385 .529 .462 .991 164 24 7 0
14 IF Les German 28 19 48 44 8 15 2 0 0 3 0 3 2 .341 .383 .386 .769 104 17 0 1
15 OF Effie Norton 23 7 18 18 0 5 2 1 0 2 0 0 1 .278 .278 .500 .778 104 9 0 0
16 MI Bill Fox# 25 4 15 14 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .286 .333 .286 .619 65 4 0 0
17 OF Billy Lush# 23 3 14 12 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .143 .000 .143 -60 0 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
18 P Win Mercer 23 50 151 139 23 44 2 5 0 19 7 6 13 .317 .354 .403 .757 100 56 2 4
19 P Doc McJames? 22 44 129 124 12 21 1 2 0 13 1 5 19 .169 .202 .210 .411 9 26 0 0
20 P Cy Swaim? 23 26 73 71 7 16 1 0 0 9 3 1 10 .225 .236 .239 .476 26 17 0 1
21 P Silver King 29 24 69 57 8 11 2 0 0 7 0 12 11 .193 .333 .228 .561 50 13 0 0
22 P Roger Bresnahan 18 6 17 16 1 6 0 0 0 3 0 1 2 .375 .412 .375 .787 109 6 0 0
23 P Joe Stanley# 16 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
24 P Al Maul 31 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 0
Team Totals 28.5 135 5141 4636 781 1376 194 77 36 674 208 374 345 .297 .357 .395 .752 99 1832 59 72
Rank in 12 NL teams 8 6 5 6 7 5 5 9 10 5 5 4 4 6 7
Non-Pitcher Totals 29.0 135 4634 4165 722 1258 184 69 36 618 197 346 286 .302 .364 .405 .769 103 1688 57 66
Pitcher Totals 23.9 135 507 471 59 118 10 8 0 56 11 28 59 .251 .295 .306 .601 59 144 2 6
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 FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Win Mercer 23 21 20 .512 3.18 4.13 47 43 4 35 3 3 342.0 403 219 121 5 104 91 28 0 10 1517 135 1.482 10.6 0.1 2.7 2.4 0.88
2 SP Doc McJames 22 15 23 .395 3.61 4.10 44 39 5 33 3 2 323.2 361 212 130 7 137 156 21 0 21 1448 119 1.539 10.0 0.2 3.8 4.3 1.14
3 SP Cy Swaim? 23 9 11 .450 4.60 4.23 26 19 6 14 0 0 184.0 219 129 94 5 59 52 10 0 7 816 94 1.511 10.7 0.2 2.9 2.5 0.88
4 SP Silver King 29 6 9 .400 4.79 4.59 23 19 4 12 0 1 154.0 196 118 82 7 45 32 11 0 3 694 90 1.565 11.5 0.4 2.6 1.9 0.71
Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
5 RP Les German 28 3 5 .375 5.59 5.02 15 5 9 4 0 0 83.2 117 74 52 2 33 2 7 0 1 397 77 1.793 12.6 0.2 3.5 0.2 0.06
Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
6 Roger Bresnahan 18 4 0 1.000 3.95 4.00 6 5 1 3 1 0 41.0 52 21 18 1 10 12 3 0 0 183 110 1.512 11.4 0.2 2.2 2.6 1.20
7 Effie Norton 23 2 1 .667 6.88 4.91 4 2 1 1 0 0 17.0 31 18 13 0 11 3 0 0 1 91 64 2.471 16.4 0.0 5.8 1.6 0.27
8 Al Maul 31 0 1 .000 9.00 4.82 1 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 11 56 2.500 18.0 0.0 4.5 0.0 0.00
9 Joe Stanley 16 0 0 0.00 3.32 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0.000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Team Totals 23.7 60 70 .462 4.01 4.27 135 133 31 102 7 6 1148.0 1383 793 512 27 400 348 80 0 44 5159 107 1.553 10.8 0.2 3.1 2.7 0.87
Rank in 12 NL teams 6 5 5 11 3 2 10 7 7 5 5 7 4
Rk Pos Age W L W-L% ERA FIP G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF ERA+ 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
Charlie Abbey 30 80 148 126 14 8 1 .946 1.75 OF
Roger Bresnahan 18 7 9 2 7 0 0 1.000 1.29 P-OF
Tom Brown 36 115 290 252 17 21 5 .928 2.34 OF
Ed Cartwright 37 33 323 285 26 12 17 .963 9.42 1B
Gene DeMontreville 24 132 886 340 455 91 53 .897 6.02 SS-2B
Duke Farrell 30 64 337 226 92 19 11 .944 4.97 8 127 88 41% 37% C-1B
Bill Fox 25 4 28 12 11 5 3 .821 5.75 2B-SS
Les German 28 18 27 8 17 2 0 .926 1.39 P-2B-3B
Jake Gettman 21 36 53 49 3 1 0 .981 1.44 OF
Silver King 29 23 44 2 40 2 1 .955 1.83 P
Tom Leahy 28 19 46 16 23 7 1 .848 2.05 1 1 1 50% 37% OF-3B-2B-C
Billy Lush 23 3 6 5 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 OF
Al Maul 31 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.00 P
Deacon McGuire 33 79 465 355 88 22 8 .953 5.61 15 150 86 36% 37% C-1B
Doc McJames 22 44 86 7 72 7 1 .919 1.80 P
Win Mercer 23 47 106 24 67 15 4 .858 1.94 P
Effie Norton 23 7 14 8 3 3 1 .786 1.57 P-OF
John O'Brien 30 86 513 223 260 30 43 .942 5.62 2B
Charlie Reilly 30 101 412 149 224 39 17 .905 3.69 3B
Kip Selbach 25 124 334 305 14 15 2 .955 2.57 OF
Joe Stanley 16 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 P
Cy Swaim 23 26 41 12 24 5 1 .878 1.38 P
Tommy Tucker 33 93 913 856 42 15 58 .984 9.66 1B
Zeke Wrigley 23 108 434 175 209 50 18 .885 3.56 OF-SS-3B-2B
Team Totals 28.2 135 5516 3437 1710 369 245 .933 4.11 24 278 175 39% 37%
Rank in 12 NL teams 8 4 8
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
Charlie Abbey* 30 80 334 -5 -1 0 2 -5 -9 -0.8 11 3 0.4 .491 .495 0.2 -0.2 1 O
Roger Bresnahan 18 6 17 0 0 0 0 1 2 0.1 0 2 0.1 .522 .501 0.1 0.0 2 Purchased /1O
Tom Brown* 36 116 530 -5 -1 0 0 -6 -12 -1.1 18 6 0.7 .491 .494 0.7 -0.5 6 Free Agency *O
Ed Cartwright 37 33 133 -10 1 0 -2 -0 -11 -1.0 5 -7 -0.5 .471 .494 -0.3 -0.2 -5 3
Gene DeMontreville 24 133 602 7 -1 0 -6 7 8 0.6 20 28 2.6 .505 .504 3.1 0.1 34 *64
Duke Farrell# 30 78 284 2 -1 0 1 4 7 0.5 10 16 1.5 .507 .503 1.4 0.4 15 Traded 2/3
Bill Fox# 25 4 15 -1 0 0 -1 0 -2 -0.1 1 -1 -0.1 .468 .499 0.0 -0.1 -0 /46
Les German 28 19 48 1 0 0 0 4 4 0.4 0 4 0.4 .519 .502 0.4 0.0 4 1/45
Jake Gettman# 21 36 154 2 0 0 -1 -2 -1 -0.1 5 4 0.4 .498 .499 0.5 -0.3 5 O
Silver King 29 24 69 -4 0 0 0 5 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .505 .501 0.1 0.0 1 $4,000 1
Tom Leahy 28 19 68 7 -0 0 -1 -0 6 0.5 2 8 0.7 .525 .503 0.8 -0.1 9 O/542
Billy Lush# 23 3 14 -3 0 0 0 -0 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.2 .405 .498 -0.2 -0.0 -3 /O
Al Maul 31 1 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .481 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
Deacon McGuire 33 93 351 13 -1 0 0 5 17 1.4 12 29 2.5 .515 .508 2.5 0.4 29 Jumped Lgs 2/3
Doc McJames? 22 44 129 -19 -0 0 0 10 -8 -0.7 0 -8 -0.7 .484 .496 -0.7 0.0 -8 1
Win Mercer 23 50 151 -1 -0 0 0 12 11 0.9 0 11 0.9 .518 .505 0.9 0.0 11 1
Effie Norton 23 7 18 -0 0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .512 .501 0.1 -0.0 1 /1O
John O'Brien* 30 86 353 -15 -1 0 -3 1 -17 -1.5 12 -5 -0.3 .483 .491 -0.0 -0.1 -2 Traded 4
Charlie Reilly# 30 101 405 -4 -1 0 5 3 4 0.3 14 18 1.7 .503 .502 1.3 0.7 13 *5
Kip Selbach 25 124 576 26 3 0 10 -8 31 2.6 19 50 4.4 .521 .516 3.6 0.2 40 *O
Joe Stanley# 16 1 1 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .474 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
Cy Swaim? 23 26 73 -9 -0 0 0 6 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .491 .498 -0.2 0.0 -3 1
Tommy Tucker# 33 93 393 15 -1 0 -8 -0 6 0.5 13 20 1.8 .505 .503 2.5 -0.7 28 Purchased *3
Zeke Wrigley? 23 104 422 -10 -1 0 -4 1 -14 -1.2 14 1 0.3 .489 .493 0.6 -0.2 5 O65/4
Team Total 28.5 1281 5141 -11 -4 0 -8 40 17 0.9 157 173 16.5 .501 .501 17.3 -0.7 181 $4,000
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
Roger Bresnahan 18 41.0 6 5 21 4.61 5.89 -0.06 0.00 101.0 6.01 7 0.7 1.0 -0.0 1.0 12 .610 .504 Purchased
Les German 28 83.2 15 5 74 7.96 5.89 -0.07 0.00 101.0 6.02 -16 -1.2 1.0 -0.1 -0.5 -7 .417 .492
Silver King 29 154.0 23 19 118 6.90 5.89 -0.07 0.00 101.0 6.01 -11 -0.9 1.0 -0.1 0.4 4 .460 .494 $4,000
Al Maul 31 2.0 1 1 2 9.00 5.89 -0.08 0.00 101.0 6.03 -1 -0.0 -0.0 -0.0 -0 .451 .500
Doc McJames 22 323.2 44 39 212 5.89 5.89 -0.06 0.00 101.0 6.01 12 1.0 1.0 -0.2 3.9 45 .523 .506
Win Mercer 23 342.0 47 43 219 5.76 5.89 -0.06 0.00 101.0 6.01 18 1.5 1.0 -0.3 4.5 53 .533 .509
Effie Norton 23 17.0 4 2 18 9.53 5.89 -0.07 0.00 101.0 6.02 -6 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.3 -4 .383 .497
Joe Stanley 16 0.2 1 0 0 0.00 5.89 -0.05 0.00 101.0 5.99 0 0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.1 1 .540 .500
Cy Swaim? 23 184.0 26 19 129 6.31 5.89 -0.06 0.00 101.0 6.01 -2 -0.1 1.0 -0.1 1.5 17 .495 .499
Team Total 23.7 1148.0 167 133 793 6.22 5.89 -0.06 0.00 101.0 6.01 2 0.4 1.0 -0.9 10.5 120 .503 .503 $4,000
Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1896 / 1898 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics