Indiana State League

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The Indiana State League first appeared in 1890 for one season, then came back in 1900 for a brief second appearance.

Cities Represented[edit]

Teams & Statistics[edit]

1890[edit]

1890 Indiana State League
President: McCullough

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
Anderson 38 25 .603 - Charles Faatz
Muncie 33 29 .532 5.5 Benjamin Drischell
Ft. Wayne 33 30 .524 6 Billy Meyers/Milton Scott
Kokomo 29 29 .500 6.5 Smith
Marion/Logansport # 29 29 .500 6.5 Bob Berryhill
Peru 25 35 .417 11.5 Charles Farrell/Leo Johnson/Lombard
Bluffton $ 25 21 .543 NA Jacob Aydelotte
Elkhart % 14 28 .338 NA

# Marion (27-24) transferred to Logansport July 6.
$ Bluffton disbanded June 30.
% Elkhart disbanded June 26.


1900[edit]

1900 Indiana State League
President: Edward E. Hill

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
Wabash Farmers 19 9 .679 - Newberger
Anderson Tigers (IN) 18 9 .667 .5 Harry Quinn
Marion Veterans 17 12 .586 2.5 C. Brozier
Muncie 11 17 .393 8 F.L. Wachtell
Kokomo Wildcats 8 16 .333 9 Edward Hill
Logansport/Elwood Wildcats 7 17 .292 10 John Ray

Elwood, Muncie and the league disbanded June 10.
Anderson and Marion entered the Inter-State League in August.

Source[edit]

The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball: Third Edition