1898 Cleveland Spiders Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 81-68
Finished 5th in the NL
Ballpark: League Park I
Manager: Patsy Tebeau (81-68)
Location: Cleveland, Ohio
1898 Cleveland Spiders Statistics
1898 Cleveland Spiders Results

The Cleveland Spiders of the National League ended the 1898 season with a record of 81 wins and 68 losses, finishing fifth in the NL.

The Spiders scored 730 runs and surrendered 683 runs. Bobby Wallace drove in 99 runs. Jesse Burkett led batters with significant playing time by hitting .341. Cy Young earned 25 wins on the mound for the team, while Jack Powell added 15 or more wins, too Cy Young earned a 2.53 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Patsy Tebeau coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Frank BatesPRSeptember 28, 18765'10"156Cleveland, TN USA
Ed BiecherPAugust 27, 18750'0"0St. Louis, MO USA
Harry BlakePRRJune 16, 18745'7"165Portsmouth, OH USA
Jimmy BurkePRROctober 12, 18745'7"160St. Louis, MO USA
Jesse BurkettPLLDecember 4, 18685'8"155Wheeling, WV USA
Cupid ChildsPLRAugust 8, 18675'8"185Calvert County, MD USA
Lou CrigerPRRFebruary 3, 18725'10"165Elkhart, IN USA
Nig CuppyPRRJuly 3, 18695'7"160Washington Township, OH USA
Fred FrankPRMarch 11, 18735'9"162Louisa, KY USA
Chick FraserPRRAugust 26, 18735'10"188Chicago, IL USA
Emmet HeidrickPLRJuly 29, 18766'0"185Queenstown, PA USA
Cowboy JonesPLLAugust 23, 18745'11"160Golden, CO USA
George KelbPLLJuly 17, 18700'0"0Toledo, OH USA
Jimmy McAleerPRRJuly 10, 18646'0"175Youngstown, OH USA
Sport McAllisterPBRJuly 23, 18745'11"180Austin, MS USA
Pete McBridePRRJuly 9, 18755'10"170Adams, MA USA
Ed McKeanPRRJune 6, 18645'9"160Grafton, OH USA
Jack O'ConnorPRRJune 2, 18665'10"170St. Louis, MO USA
Jack PowellPRRJuly 9, 18745'11"195Bloomington, IL USA
Ossee SchrecongostPRRApril 11, 18755'10"180New Bethlehem, PA USA
Chief SockalexisPLROctober 24, 18715'11"185Indian Island, ME USA
Patsy TebeauPRRDecember 5, 18645'8"163St. Louis, MO USA
Bobby WallacePRRNovember 4, 18735'8"170Pittsburgh, PA USA
Zeke WilsonPRRDecember 24, 18695'10"165Benton, AL USA
Cy YoungPRRMarch 29, 18676'2"210Gilmore, OH USA
Chief ZimmerPRRNovember 23, 18606'0"190Marietta, OH USA