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1908 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Philadelphia,PA
Team Record:  68-85   .444
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Connie Mack
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Columbia Park
Attendance:  455,062
Playoffs:  -

Philadelphia Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jimmy Collins (38)
Youngest Player:  Joe Jackson (18)
Longest Tenure:  Danny Murphy, Topsy Hartsel, Chief Bender, Socks Seybold, Ossee Schreckengost, Harry Davis, Eddie Plank (6)
Top Hitter:  Harry Davis (14)
Top Pitcher:  Rube Vickers (5)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  81.28%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit9063.588--
Cleveland9064.5840.5
Chi White Sox8864.5791.5
St. Louis8369.5466.5
Boston7579.48715.5
Philadelphia6885.44422.0
Washington6785.44122.5
NY Highlanders51103.33139.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Simon Nicholls+ss-2b2925-MLB150550581191734311435131 .216.000.280280154--
-Danny Murphy+2b-of2131-MLB142525511392874661632223 .265.000.368368193--
-Harry Davis+1b1434-MLB147513651272395622061421 .248.000.357357183--
-Topsy Hartsel+of1934-MLB12946073112166429159308 .243.000.330330152--
-Rube Oldring+of4224-MLB11643438961421391318919 .221.000.270270117--
-Jimmy Collins+3b-38-MLB1154333494143030520413 .217.000.263263114--
-Eddie Collins+2b5621-MLB1023303990187140816315 .273.000.379379125--
-Jack Coombs+p-25-MLB782202456951236919 .255.000.35535578--
-Ossee Schreckengost+c-33-MLB712071646710161616 .222.000.26626655--
-Doc Powers+c-37-MLB6217283161071536 .180.000.22722739--
-Jack Barry+ss-2b-21-MLB401351330430851032 .222.000.29629640--
-Socks Seybold+of-37-MLB48130528200321213 .215.000.23123130--
-Syd Smith+c-24-MLB46128826801100414 .203.000.28928937--
-Rube Vickers+p-30-MLB53106417300401004 .160.000.18918920--
-Eddie Plank+p-32-MLB368941640041201 .180.000.22522520--
-Frank Manush+3b-24-MLB237761221002212 .156.000.20820816--
-Jimmy Dygert+p-23-MLB41755600010105 .080.000.080806--
-Herbie Moran+of-24-MLB19594900041612 .153.000.1531539--
-Scotty Barr+of-2b-21-MLB19564820010311 .143.000.17917910--
-Chief Bender+p-24-MLB2050511100211001 .220.000.24024012--
-Biff Schlitzer+p-23-MLB24461900010101 .196.000.1961969--
-Jack Lapp+c-23-MLB13354501010511 .143.000.2002007--
-Amos Strunk+of-19-MLB12344810000402 .235.000.2652659--
-Frank Baker+3b-22-MLB9315930020002 .290.000.38738712--
-Jack Fox+of-23-MLB9302600002001 .200.000.2002006--
-Shag Shaughnessy+of-25-MLB8292900013202 .310.000.3103109--
-Joe Jackson+of-18-MLB5230300030000 .130.000.1301303--
-Nick Carter+p-29-MLB14201200000000 .100.000.1001002--
-Bert Blue+c-30-MLB6182300010000 .167.000.1671673--
-Jack Flater+p-27-MLB5151201030001 .133.000.2672674--
-Al Kellogg+p-21-MLB380100000000 .125.000.1251251--
-Harry Krause+p-20-MLB470000000000 .000.000.00000--
-Ben Egan+c-24-MLB261110000100 .167.000.3333332--
-Gus Salve+p-22-MLB250000000000 .000.000.00000--
-Bert Maxwell+p-21-MLB450000000000 .000.000.00000--
-Eddie Files+p-25-MLB230000000000 .000.000.00000--
-Doc Martin+p-20-MLB110000000000 .000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
-Rube Vickers+530-MLB18192.215334216171317.026411478071156120 01.067.500.002.024.430.46----
-Eddie Plank+1432-MLB14162.17342821451244.2202775914613570 01.017.430.041.694.970.34----
-Jimmy Dygert+1523-MLB11152.87412715591238.2184957639716450 11.186.940.113.666.180.59----
-Jack Coombs+4325-MLB752.00261810460153.013063341648050 01.277.650.063.764.710.80----
-Chief Bender+4524-MLB891.75181714211138.212148271218520 01.027.850.061.365.520.25----
-Biff Schlitzer+-23-MLB683.16241811230131.011056461455740 01.187.560.073.093.920.79----
-Nick Carter+-29-MLB252.97145206060.25826201171720 01.248.600.152.522.521.00----
-Jack Flater+-27-MLB132.0653302039.135159012810 01.198.010.002.751.831.50----
-Harry Krause+-20-MLB112.5742201021.020116041020 01.148.570.001.714.290.40----
-Al Kellogg+-21-MLB025.8233200017.020191119840 01.7110.590.534.764.241.13----
-Gus Salve+-22-MLB014.1121101015.1177719600 01.709.980.595.283.521.50----
-Bert Maxwell+-21-MLB0011.0840002013.023211609700 02.4615.920.006.234.851.29----
-Eddie Files+-25-MLB006.002000209.087603620 01.228.000.003.006.000.50----
-Doc Martin+-20-MLB0113.501100002.024303200 02.509.000.0013.509.001.50----
Totals: (37 players)68852.56153153102235141,40011945633982141074146--11.077.670.062.644.760.55-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Ossee SchreckengostC6535291103.9780.00 
Doc PowersC6030374133.9670.00 
Syd SmithC311583956.9750.00 
Jack LappC13551640.9470.00 
Bert BlueC6328001.0000.00 
Ben EganC211310.9330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Harry Davis1B1471410862244.9860.00 
Syd Smith1B657420.9680.00 
Scotty Barr1B211211.9290.00 
Danny Murphy1B219011.9500.00 
Doc Powers1B262001.0000.00 
Chief Bender1B1133011.0000.00 
Jack Coombs1B10000.0000.00 
Ossee Schreckengost1B120011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny Murphy2B561441621113.9650.00 
Eddie Collins2B47111127145.9440.00 
Simon Nicholls2B23515866.9480.00 
Jack Barry2B20295633.9660.00 
Scotty Barr2B11152130.9230.00 
Frank Manush2B21021.3330.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jimmy Collins3B1151172162614.9280.00 
Frank Manush3B20272942.9330.00 
Frank Baker3B91222001.0000.00 
Simon Nicholls3B78611.9330.00 
Scotty Barr3B42410.8570.00 
Jack Barry3B35210.8750.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Simon NichollsSS1202213705626.9130.00 
Eddie CollinsSS286061107.9240.00 
Jack BarrySS14202860.8890.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Topsy HartselOF129211692.9600.00 
Rube OldringOF1162469163.9410.00 
Danny MurphyOF841451164.9630.00 
Jack CoombsOF4792613.9900.00 
Socks SeyboldOF3432330.9210.00 
Herbie MoranOF1939120.9520.00 
Amos StrunkOF1127131.9030.00 
Eddie CollinsOF1013010.9290.00 
Jack FoxOF812010.9230.00 
Shag ShaughnessyOF8130001.0000.00 
Joe JacksonOF56110.8750.00 
Scotty BarrOF20000.0000.00 
Syd SmithOF10000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rube VickersP53317108370.9302.64 
Jimmy DygertP4123887920.9783.29 
Eddie PlankP34244174521.9692.29 
Jack CoombsP26153134231.9483.24 
Biff SchlitzerP2413123010.9702.20 
Chief BenderP18138122830.9302.60 
Nick CarterP146072211.9674.34 
Jack FlaterP53961932.8935.75 
Harry KrauseP4213120.6671.71 
Bert MaxwellP41313001.0002.77 
Al KelloggP3170820.8004.24 
Eddie FilesP2901001.0001.00 
Gus SalveP21511001.0001.19 
Doc MartinP120000.0000.00 


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