Hi Ebright

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Hiram C. Ebright

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 5' 9", Weight 180 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Hi Ebright was almost 30 by the time he had his major league season in 1889 - the oldest player on the team was 31. He hit better than the average player on his team, with good power. He played catcher, shortstop, and outfield in the half season he was in the majors.

He also managed at least five years in the minors.

Articles in 1915 referred to him as president of the Wichita team in the Western League. He had previously managed at Wichita when it was in the Kansas State League.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1892 San Jose Drakes California League 85-85 2nd
1894 Lincoln Treeplanters Western Association 67-56 3rd
1895 Lincoln Treeplanters Western Association 80-48 1st
1896 Cedar Rapids Bunnies Western Association - Succeeded by Belden Hill
1897 Peoria Blackbirds Western Association - Succeeded Dan Dugdale, succeeded by Pat Wright
1898 St. Joseph Saints Western Association 12-28 6th
1900 Sioux City Cornhuskers Western League - Succeeded A.B. Deal, succeeded by Jack Glasscock
1909 Beloit Central Kansas League 33-36 6th
1910 Lyons Lions Kansas State League - Succeeded Joe Riggert, succeeded by John Jones

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