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Record:
59 - 134 - 5 (.306)

0 League Championships

Top Hitter


John
Beckwith

Top Pitcher


John
Taylor

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1919-1921
111
2
1915-1921
110
3
1910-1921
108
4
1914-1921
89
5
1919-1921
73
6
1910-1921
64
7
1919-1921
50
8
1910-1921
48
9
1910-1917
45
10
1920-1921
40

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1920-1921
273.1
2
1910-1921
242.2
3
1920-1921
175.2
4
1910-1911
125.0
5
1912-1914
109.0
6
1921-1921
57.1
7
1911-1911
52.1
8
1914-1915
50.0
9
1921-1921
47.2
10
1920-1920
42.2


Opponent's Batting

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1920-1921
SP
42
1162
1049
147
288
43
18
9
49
54
126
16
43
19
.275
.320
.376
.696
2
1910-1921
SP
39
1072
932
135
256
30
1
8
23
93
105
12
36
24
.275
.348
.335
.683
3
1920-1921
SP
26
779
684
132
212
29
18
8
23
62
71
6
28
13
.310
.372
.440
.812
4
1910-1911
SP
18
512
462
57
118
14
3
2
9
33
97
1
16
15
.255
.306
.312
.618
5
1912-1914
SP
13
481
425
75
124
18
10
2
7
40
72
0
16
11
.292
.353
.395
.748
6
1921-1921
SP
8
248
208
43
59
6
4
4
11
23
15
8
9
6
.284
.377
.409
.785
7
1921-1921
SP
7
217
192
30
61
12
5
0
8
15
15
4
6
4
.318
.379
.432
.811
8
1914-1915
SP
7
215
188
34
44
3
2
2
10
19
17
2
6
4
.234
.311
.303
.614
9
1911-1911
SP
7
214
198
31
52
4
2
0
0
8
28
0
8
7
.263
.291
.303
.594
10
1920-1920
SP
7
202
166
35
54
8
4
5
12
23
17
7
6
5
.325
.429
.512
.941
11
1914-1914
SP
4
161
132
25
33
7
1
1
11
17
27
8
4
2
.250
.369
.341
.710
12
1919-1920
SP
7
155
130
43
51
15
3
5
7
18
11
2
5
3
.392
.473
.669
1.143
13
1910-1920
RP
7
147
138
23
40
4
3
1
9
4
10
0
5
2
.290
.310
.384
.694
14
1910-1910
SP
5
145
129
15
29
5
2
0
4
9
9
1
6
3
.225
.281
.295
.575
15
1912-1912
RP
5
131
115
15
24
2
2
0
4
12
20
0
4
2
.209
.283
.261
.544
16
1917-1921
SP
6
89
68
28
31
6
4
4
6
10
6
1
8
1
.456
.532
.838
1.370
17
1910-1910
SP
4
86
78
9
17
2
0
1
0
5
10
0
3
1
.218
.265
.282
.547
18
1920-1921
RP
3
78
70
8
17
3
0
0
3
6
12
1
1
0
.243
.312
.286
.597
19
1912-1912
SP
3
60
45
14
14
3
1
1
8
12
12
0
3
1
.311
.456
.489
.945
20
1916-1916
SP
2
59
44
10
9
1
1
0
10
12
7
1
2
2
.205
.386
.273
.659
21
1920-1920
RP
2
58
49
9
15
3
1
0
1
6
3
0
3
2
.306
.382
.408
.790
22
1915-1915
SP
1
45
35
12
13
2
1
1
5
10
5
0
0
1
.371
.511
.571
1.083
23
1915-1915
SP
1
44
35
11
15
4
0
1
4
8
4
1
0
1
.429
.545
.629
1.174
24
1915-1915
SP
1
43
26
13
5
0
0
1
14
13
0
1
3
1
.192
.475
.308
.783
25
1914-1914
SP
1
42
39
11
19
3
3
0
3
1
3
2
0
1
.487
.524
.718
1.242
26
1915-1915
SP
1
41
35
17
17
3
0
0
11
3
1
3
0
0
.486
.561
.571
1.132
27
1912-1912
SP
1
35
32
3
7
0
1
0
3
2
5
0
1
0
.219
.265
.281
.546
28
1921-1921
SP
1
34
31
9
11
0
0
0
2
2
1
1
0
0
.355
.412
.355
.767
29
1920-1920
RP
1
29
26
5
9
2
0
0
0
1
2
0
2
1
.346
.370
.423
.793
30
1921-1921
SP
1
12
11
2
4
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
.364
.417
.818
1.235
31
1920-1920
RP
2
10
8
3
4
1
0
0
1
2
2
0
0
0
.500
.600
.625
1.225
32
1921-1921
SP
1
9
5
4
3
0
1
0
1
2
1
2
0
0
.600
.778
1.000
1.778
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James