1897 Brooklyn Bridegrooms Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 61-71
Finished 7th in the NL
Ballpark: Eastern Park
Manager: Billy Barnie (61-71)
Location: New York, New York
1897 Brooklyn Bridegrooms Statistics
1897 Brooklyn Bridegrooms Results

The Brooklyn Bridegrooms of the National League ended the 1897 season with a record of 61 wins and 71 losses, finishing seventh in the NL.

The Bridegrooms scored 802 runs and yielded 845 runs. Billy Shindle drove in 105 runs. John Anderson led all regular batters with a .325 average. Brickyard Kennedy topped the team with 18 wins and a team-best 3.91 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Billy Barnie coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
John AndersonPBRDecember 14, 18736'2"180Sarpsborg, Norway
John BrownPRAugust 24, 18760'0"0Philadelphia, PA USA
Buster BurrellPRRDecember 22, 18665'10"165Weymouth, MA USA
Jim CanavanPRRNovember 26, 18665'8"160New Bedford, MA USA
Dan DaubPRRJanuary 12, 18685'10"160Middletown, OH USA
Jack DunnPRROctober 6, 18725'9"0Meadville, PA USA
Chauncey FisherPRRJanuary 8, 18725'11"175Anderson, IN USA
Mike GriffinPLRMarch 20, 18655'7"160Utica, NY USA
John GrimPRRAugust 9, 18676'2"175Lebanon, KY USA
Pat HannivanPBLApril 20, 18660'0"0Halifax, NS CAN
Fielder JonesPLRAugust 13, 18715'11"180Shinglehouse, PA USA
Brickyard KennedyPRROctober 7, 18675'11"160Bellaire, OH USA
Candy LaChancePBRFebruary 14, 18706'1"183Putnam, CT USA
Sadie McMahonPRRSeptember 19, 18675'9"165Wilmington, DE USA
Harley PaynePBLJanuary 9, 18686'0"160Windsor, OH USA
Jimmy SheckardPLRNovember 23, 18785'9"175Upper Chanceford, PA USA
Billy ShindlePRRDecember 5, 18605'8"155Gloucester, NJ USA
George ShochPRRJanuary 6, 18595'6"158Philadelphia, PA USA
Aleck SmithPR0'0"0New York, NY USA
Germany SmithPRRApril 20, 18596'0"175Pittsburgh, PA USA