1903 Philadelphia Phillies season

1903 Philadelphia Phillies season

The 1903 Philadelphia Phillies season was a season in American baseball. The team finished seventh in the National League with a record of 49-86, 39½ games behind the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Regular season

On August 8, 1903, a balcony collapsed at Baker Bowl during a game against Boston. The New York Times reported the following day that four were killed and 125 injured.[1] The Phillies temporarily called Columbia Park home while Baker Bowl was repaired.[2] They played sixteen games at Columbia Park in August and September 1903.[3]

Season standings

Notable transactions

Roster

1903 Philadelphia Phillies
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 Roth, FrankFrank Roth 68 220 60 .273 0 22
1B Douglass, KlondikeKlondike Douglass 105 377 96 .255 1 36
OF Thomas, RoyRoy Thomas 130 477 156 .327 1 27

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
Zimmer, ChiefChief Zimmer 37 118 26 .220 1 19
Walsh, JohnJohn Walsh 1 3 0 .000 0 0
Rudolph, DutchDutch Rudolph 1 1 0 .000 0 0

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
Duggleby, BillBill Duggleby 36 264.1 13 16 3.75 57
Fraser, ChickChick Fraser 31 250 12 17 4.50 104
McFetridge, JackJack McFetridge 14 103 1 11 4.89 31
Williams, PopPop Williams 2 18 1 1 3.00 8

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
Burchell, FredFred Burchell 6 44 0 3 2.86 12

Notes

References

  • 1903 Philadelphia Phillies season at Baseball Reference