1887 Cleveland Blues Roster

American Association (AA)
Team Record: 39-92
Finished 8th in the AA
Attendance: 17,200, Avg. 2,457
Ballpark: National League Park II
Manager: Jimmy Williams (39-92)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1887 Cleveland Blues Statistics
1887 Cleveland Blues Results

The Cleveland Blues of the American Association ended the 1887 season with a record of 39 wins and 92 losses, finishing eighth in the AA.

The Blues tallied 729 runs, worst in the circuit, and allowed 1112 runs, most in the league. Pete Hotaling drove in 94 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .299. Billy Crowell led the team with 14 wins, while Bob Gilks earned a 3.08 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jimmy Williams coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Myron AllenPRRMarch 22, 18545'8"150Kingston, NY USA
John CarrollPRAugust 27, 18605'7"160Buffalo, NY USA
Billy CrowellPRRNovember 6, 18655'8"160Cincinnati, OH USA
Hugh DailyPRRJuly 17, 18476'2"180Crosserlough, Ireland
Ed FlynnPLJune 25, 18645'9"165Chicago, IL USA
Bob GilksPRRJuly 2, 18645'8"178Cincinnati, OH USA
Joseph HerrPRRMarch 4, 18655'9"179St. Louis, MO USA
Pete HotalingPLRDecember 16, 18565'8"166Mohawk, NY USA
John KirbyPRJanuary 13, 18655'8"172St. Louis, MO USA
Fred MannPLRApril 1, 18585'10"178Sutton, VT USA
John McGlonePRRJanuary 5, 18615'10"165Brooklyn, NY USA
Ed McKeanPRRJune 6, 18645'9"160Grafton, OH USA
Mike MorrisonPRRFebruary 6, 18675'8"156Erie, PA USA
John MunyanPNovember 14, 18600'0"0Chester, PA USA
George PechineyPRRSeptember 20, 18615'9"184Cincinnati, OH USA
Phil RecciusPJune 7, 18625'9"163Louisville, KY USA
Charlie ReipschlagerPRRFebruary 7, 18565'6"160New York, NY USA
Jimmy SayP0'0"0Baltimore, MD USA
Frank ScheibeckPRRJune 28, 18655'7"145Detroit, MI USA
Hank SimonPRRAugust 25, 18625'6"155Hawkinsville, NY USA
Pop SnyderPRROctober 6, 18545'11"184Washington, DC USA
Cub StrickerPRRJune 8, 18595'3"138Philadelphia, PA USA
Charlie SweeneyPRRApril 13, 18635'10"181San Francisco, CA USA
Jim ToyPRRFebruary 20, 18585'6"160Beaver Falls, PA USA
Charles ZimmerPRRNovember 23, 18606'0"190Marietta, OH USA