1905 Boston Americans Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 78-74
Finished 4th in the AL
Attendance: 479,306, Avg. 7,374
Ballpark: Huntington Avenue Grounds
Manager: Jimmy Collins (78-74)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1905 Boston Americans Statistics
1905 Boston Americans Results

The Boston Americans of the American League ended the 1905 season with a record of 78 wins and 74 losses, finishing fourth in the AL.

The Americans tallied 579 runs and yielded 565 runs. Jimmy Collins drove in 65 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .276. Jesse Tannehill led the squad with 22 wins, while George Winter and Cy Young added 15 or more victories also Cy Young earned a 1.82 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jimmy Collins coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Charlie ArmbrusterCRRAugust 30, 18805'9"180Cincinnati, OH USA
Ed BarryPRLOctober 2, 18826'3"185Madison, WI USA
Jesse BurkettLFLLDecember 4, 18685'8"155Wheeling, WV USA
Jimmy Collins3BRRJanuary 16, 18705'9"178Niagara Falls, NY USA
Lou CrigerCRRFebruary 3, 18725'10"165Elkhart, IN USA
Bill DinneenPLRApril 5, 18766'1"190Syracuse, NY USA
Tom DoranCLRDecember 2, 18805'11"152Westchester County, NY USA
Duke FarrellCBRAugust 31, 18666'1"208Oakdale, MA USA
Hobe Ferris2BRRDecember 7, 18745'8"162Trowbridge, Wiltshire United Kingdom
Buck Freeman1BLLOctober 30, 18715'9"169Catasauqua, PA USA
Norwood GibsonPRRMarch 11, 18775'10"165Peoria, IL USA
John GodwinOFRRMarch 10, 18776'0"190East Liverpool, OH USA
Myron Grimshaw1BBRNovember 30, 18756'1"173St. Johnsville, NY USA
Joe HarrisPRRFebruary 1, 18826'1"198Melrose, MA USA
Ed HughesPRROctober 5, 18806'1"180Chicago, IL USA
George LaChance1BBRFebruary 14, 18706'1"183Putnam, CT USA
Art McGovernCRRFebruary 27, 18825'10"160St. John, NB CAN
Hank OlmstedPRRJanuary 12, 18795'8"147Sac Bay, MI USA
Yip OwensCRRJanuary 25, 18866'0"170Toronto, ON CAN
Freddy ParentSSRRNovember 11, 18755'7"154Biddeford, ME USA
Pop RisingRFRJanuary 24, 18770'0"0Industry, PA USA
Kip SelbachRFRRMarch 24, 18725'7"190Columbus, OH USA
Chick StahlCFLLJanuary 10, 18735'10"160Avilla, IN USA
Jesse TannehillPBLJuly 14, 18745'8"150Dayton, KY USA
Bob Unglaub3BRRJuly 31, 18805'11"178Baltimore, MD USA
George WinterPRRApril 27, 18785'8"155New Providence, PA USA
Cy YoungPRRMarch 29, 18676'2"210Gilmore, OH USA