1898 Louisville Colonels season

The 1898 Louisville Colonels baseball team finished with a 70-81 record and ninth place in the National League.

Regular season


Season standings

Opening Day lineup

Roster

1898 Louisville Colonels
Roster
Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders Outfielders Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Kittridge, MalachiMalachi Kittridge 86 287 70 .244 1 31
1B Wagner, HonusHonus Wagner 151 588 176 .299 10 105
2B Ritchey, ClaudeClaude Ritchey 151 551 140 .254 5 51
3B Clingman, BillyBilly Clingman 154 538 138 .257 0 50

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Decker, GeorgeGeorge Decker 42 148 44 .297 0 19
Davis, HarryHarry Davis 37 138 30 .217 1 16
Wilson, BillBill Wilson 29 102 17 .167 1 13
Carey, ScoopsScoops Carey 8 32 6 .188 0 1
Taylor, BillyBilly Taylor 9 24 6 .250 0 2

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Cunningham, BertBert Cunningham 44 362 28 15 3.16 34
Dowling, PetePete Dowling 36 285.2 13 20 4.16 84
Fraser, ChickChick Fraser 26 203 7 17 5.32 58
Ehret, RedRed Ehret 12 89 3 7 5.76 20
Clarke, DadDad Clarke 1 9 0 1 5.00 1

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Altrock, NickNick Altrock 11 70 3 3 4.50 13

References

  • 1898 Louisville Colonels team page at Baseball Reference