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1901 Boston Americans Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 79-57
Finished 2nd in the AL
Attendance: 286,974, Avg. 4,629
Ballpark: Huntington Avenue Grounds
Manager: Jimmy Collins (79-57)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1901 Boston Americans Statistics
1901 Boston Americans Results

The Boston Americans of the American League ended the 1901 season with a record of 79 wins and 57 losses, finishing second in the AL.

The Americans conceded 608 runs, the lowest total in the circuit. Boston tallied 759 runs. Buck Freeman paced the team with 12 home runs and drove in 114 runs, while leading all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .339. Cy Young earned 33 wins for the squad, and Ted Lewis and George Winter added 15 or more victories also Cy Young earned a 1.62 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jimmy Collins coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Ben BevillePRRAugust 28, 18775'9"190Colusa, CA USA
Jimmy Collins3BRRJanuary 16, 18705'9"178Niagara Falls, NY USA
Lou CrigerCRRFebruary 3, 18725'10"165Elkhart, IN USA
Nig CuppyPRRJuly 3, 18695'7"160Washington Township, OH USA
Tommy DowdLFRRApril 20, 18695'8"173Holyoke, MA USA
Hobe Ferris2BRRDecember 7, 18745'8"162Trowbridge, Wi United Kingdom
Frank ForemanPRRMay 1, 18636'0"160Baltimore, MD USA
Buck Freeman1BLLOctober 30, 18715'9"169Catasauqua, PA USA
Harry Gleason3BRRMarch 28, 18755'6"160Camden, NJ USA
Charlie HemphillRFLLApril 20, 18765'9"160Greenville, MI USA
Charlie JonesCFRRJune 2, 18766'1"165Butler, PA USA
Win KellumPBLApril 11, 18765'10"190Waterford, ON CAN
Ted LewisPRRDecember 25, 18725'10"158Machynlleth, Po United Kingdom
Larry McLean1BRRJuly 18, 18816'5"228Fredericton, NB CAN
Fred MitchellPRRJune 5, 18785'9"185Cambridge, MA USA
Frank MorrisseyPRMay 3, 18765'4"140Baltimore, MD USA
Freddy ParentSSRRNovember 11, 18755'7"154Biddeford, ME USA
George PrentissPBRJune 10, 18765'11"175Wilmington, DE USA
Ossee SchrecongostCRRApril 11, 18755'10"180New Bethlehem, PA USA
Jack SlatteryCRRJanuary 6, 18786'2"191South Boston, MA USA
Chick StahlCFLLJanuary 10, 18735'10"160Avilla, IN USA
Jake VolzPRRApril 4, 18785'10"175San Antonio, TX USA
George WinterPRRApril 27, 18785'8"155New Providence, PA USA
Cy YoungPRRMarch 29, 18676'2"210Gilmore, OH USA