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1908 New York Highlanders (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 51-103 .331
Rank: 8th in American League
Run Differential: 458-710 -252
Manager(s): Kid Elberfeld, Clark Griffith
General Manager:
Location:
Ballpark: Hilltop Park
Attendance: 305,500 12/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9063.588--
9064.5840.5
8864.5791.5
8369.5466.5
7579.48715.5
6885.44422.0
6785.44122.5
51103.33139.5
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
-Neal BallSS27132446341101620383221215 .247.281.291572.045.164.2470.00--130482
-Harry BilliardP24660100000000 .167.167.167334.000.000.167----16
-Walter BlairC24762119405111341126 .190.230.237467.047.118.1860.00211.050228
-Hal Chase1B2510640550104113136271519 .257.283.306589.049.153.2550.00405.0124429
-Jack ChesbroP344510281821060013 .176.176.216392.039.039.176----22105
-Wid Conroy3B31141531441262231392314122 .237.257.296553.058.128.2360.00531.0157567
-Birdie CreeOF25217852102041721 .269.329.321650.051.154.2690.00--2586
-Frank DelahantyOF253712512321201091011 .256.311.296607.040.192.2560.00--37136
-Mike Donovan3B265192510020000 .263.263.316579.053.053.263----619
-Slow Joe DoyleP2612141300000200 .214.313.214527.000.143.2140.00--316
-Kid ElberfeldSS331956111130051652 .196.274.250524.054.179.1960.00--1464
-Earle Gardner2B24207571620040113 .213.224.240464.027.040.2130.00--1879
-Fred GladeP325100000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----010
-Charlie HemphillOF32142505621501290444259314 .297.371.356727.059.259.2970.00--180578
-Bill HoggP2624431400030101 .093.114.093207.000.023.0930.00--445
-Willie KeelerOF36913233885311141431521 .263.328.288616.025.164.2610.00323.093375
-Red KleinowC289627916473211352238 .168.229.204433.036.133.1650.00279.057309
-Joe LakeP274511262141182101 .188.195.268463.080.107.1800.00112.030114
-Frank LaPorte2B2839145738341153805 .262.301.359660.097.172.2570.00145.052158
-Rube ManningP25449171722041301 .187.213.253466.066.110.1870.00--2395
-Irish McIlveenOF27441691736330861414 .213.273.266539.053.172.2130.00--45187
-George Moriarty1B-3B241013482582121027221158 .236.259.276535.040.135.2360.00--96367
-Doc NewtonP3023253410020201 .160.222.200422.040.120.1600.00--528
-Harry Niles2B279636243901464241825410 .249.297.354651.105.224.2400.0090.5128397
-Andy O'ConnorP23130000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
-Queenie O'RourkeOF-SS243410852510034403 .231.259.241500.009.083.2310.00--26115
-Al OrthP35386942012040202 .290.310.362672.072.101.2900.00--2573
-Jake StahlOF29752743470185242171189 .255.284.380664.124.226.2500.00137.0104294
-Ed SweeneyC19328241220020502 .146.195.171366.024.085.1460.00--1489
-Hippo VaughnP20210000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
-Jack WarhopP236160100020000 .063.063.063126.000.000.063----116
-Pete WilsonP227143100000201 .071.188.071259.000.143.0710.00--117
Batting Totals1565504745811901425013372231288450153 .236.277.291568.056.159.2340.00388.214715488
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
-Harry Billiard24002.656000601715155114101001.717.940.537.415.290.71
-Jack Warhop23124.505430103640191808110001.3310.000.002.002.751.38
-Hippo Vaughn20004.5020001021110420002.504.500.0018.009.000.50
-Al Orth352133.43211781301391346253430221001.188.680.261.941.420.73
-Andy O'Connor230110.131110008151190750002.7516.880.007.885.630.71
-Doc Newton30452.972313617188785229041494001.357.980.004.195.011.20
-Rube Manning2513162.944126192151245228114804861133001.288.380.153.164.151.31
-Joe Lake279223.183827192100269252157956771187001.228.430.202.583.951.53
-Bill Hogg264163.02242160301521558951463726001.439.180.243.734.261.14
-Fred Glade32044.2255200032301815014111001.388.440.003.943.090.79
-Slow Joe Doyle26112.63124215048422414114200001.177.880.192.633.751.43
-Jack Chesbro3414202.9345312031312882711339466712411001.178.440.192.093.861.85
-Hal Chase2500-1000000000000000------
-Pete Wilson22333.4666410039271515033280001.546.230.007.626.460.85
Pitching Totals511033.162301559011643136612887104792645858534001.288.490.173.023.851.28
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Red KleinowC89381116145.9730.00
Walter BlairC6022558134.9560.00
Ed SweeneyC251222672.9550.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Hal Chase1B981020542235.9800.00
George Moriarty1B52544261427.9760.00
Jake Stahl1B667310.9860.00
Walter Blair1B391001.0000.00
Jack Chesbro1B10000.0000.00
Ed Sweeney1B112010.9230.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Harry Niles2B851662203015.9280.00
Frank LaPorte2B265177910.9340.00
Earle Gardner2B204959613.9470.00
Wid Conroy2B12333433.9570.00
George Moriarty2B4412011.0000.00
Queenie O'Rourke2B471110.9470.00
Hal Chase2B32720.8180.00
Red Kleinow2B22210.8000.00
Neal Ball2B12010.6670.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Wid Conroy3B1191792492812.9390.00
George Moriarty3B28477892.9330.00
Mike Donovan3B5139001.0000.00
Queenie O'Rourke3B304001.0000.00
Hal Chase3B124011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Neal BallSS1302684388028.8980.00
Kid ElberfeldSS17365182.9160.00
Queenie O'RourkeSS11162854.8980.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Charlie HemphillOF14228513202.9370.00
Willie KeelerOF88123992.9360.00
Jake StahlOF681111493.9330.00
Irish McIlveenOF4470440.9490.00
Frank DelahantyOF3664230.9570.00
Birdie CreeOF21354021.0000.00
Queenie O'RourkeOF14201001.0000.00
Frank LaPorteOF1112010.9230.00
Wid ConroyOF1024210.9630.00
George MoriartyOF1014110.9370.00
Walter BlairOF912030.8000.00
Harry NilesOF7111001.0000.00
Hal ChaseOF32020.5000.00
Rube ManningOF120001.0000.00
Ed SweeneyOF10010.0000.00
Jack WarhopOF110001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jack ChesbroP4528879662.9453.22
Rube ManningP4124537020.9732.68
Joe LakeP38269964101.8802.44
Bill HoggP2415253710.9772.49
Doc NewtonP238822730.9062.96
Al OrthP2113964212.9803.11
Slow Joe DoyleP12481821.8181.69
Harry BilliardP6171210.7501.59
Pete WilsonP6391911.9092.31
Fred GladeP5321710.8892.25
Jack WarhopP53601410.9333.49
Hippo VaughnP2202001.0008.57
Hal ChaseP100000.0000.00
Andy O'ConnorP180210.6672.25


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