1888 Louisville Colonels Roster

American Association (AA)
Team Record: 48-87
Finished 7th in the AA
Attendance: 1,200, Avg. 1,200
Ballpark: Eclipse Park I
Manager: John Kelly (10-29)
Manager: Mordecai Davidson (1-2)
Manager: John Kerins (3-4)
Manager: Mordecai Davidson (34-52)
Location: Louisville, Kentucky
1888 Louisville Colonels Statistics
1888 Louisville Colonels Results

The Louisville Colonels of the American Association ended the 1888 season with a record of 48 wins and 87 losses, finishing seventh in the AA.

The Colonels tallied 689 runs and allowed 870 runs. Pete Browning drove in 72 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .313 clip. Ice Box Chamberlain led the team with 14 wins and a team-best 2.53 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

John Kelly, Mordecai Davidson, John Kerins and Mordecai Davidson coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Wally AndrewsPRRSeptember 18, 18596'3"170Philadelphia, PA USA
Pete BrowningPRRJune 17, 18616'0"180Louisville, KY USA
Hercules BurnettPRAugust 13, 18655'11"177Louisville, KY USA
Ice Box ChamberlainPRRNovember 5, 18675'9"168Buffalo, NY USA
Hub CollinsPRRApril 15, 18645'8"160Louisville, KY USA
Paul CookPRRMay 5, 18635'10"185Caledonia, NY USA
Joe CrossPJanuary 6, 18585'11"165Chicago, IL USA
Lave CrossPRRMay 12, 18665'8"155Milwaukee, WI USA
Billy CrowellPRRNovember 6, 18655'8"160Cincinnati, OH USA
Dude EsterbrookPRRJune 9, 18575'11"167Staten Island, NY USA
John EwingPRRJune 1, 18636'1"168Cincinnati, OH USA
Eddie FusselbackPRJuly 17, 18565'6"156Philadelphia, PA USA
Guy HeckerPRRApril 3, 18566'0"190Youngsville, PA USA
John KerinsPRRJuly 15, 18585'10"177Indianapolis, IN USA
Thomas LongPNovember 0, 18600'0"0Philadelphia, PA USA
Reddy MackPRMay 2, 18665'8"182, Ireland
Toad RamseyPRLAugust 8, 18645'9"180Indianapolis, IN USA
Harry RaymondPFebruary 20, 18625'9"179Sauquoit, NY USA
Phil RecciusPJune 7, 18625'9"163Louisville, KY USA
Skyrocket SmithPRMarch 19, 18686'2"170Baltimore, MD USA
Scott StrattonPLROctober 2, 18696'0"180Campbellsburg, KY USA
Phil TomneyPRRJune 17, 18635'7"155Reading, PA USA
Farmer VaughnPRRMarch 1, 18646'3"177Ruraldale, OH USA
Farmer WeaverPBMarch 23, 18655'10"170Parkersburg, WV USA
Joe WerrickPRROctober 25, 18615'9"151St. Paul, MN USA
Bill WhitePRRMay 1, 18605'11"160Bridgeport, OH USA
Chicken WolfPRRMay 12, 18625'9"190Louisville, KY USA


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