1909 New York Highlanders Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 74-77
Finished 5th in the AL
Ballpark: Hilltop Park
Manager: George Stallings (74-77)
Location: New York, New York
1909 New York Highlanders Statistics
1909 New York Highlanders Results

The New York Highlanders of the American League ended the 1909 season with a record of 74 wins and 77 losses, finishing fifth in the AL.

The Highlanders tallied 589 runs and conceded 587 runs. Clyde Engle drove in 71 runs. Hal Chase topped all regular hitters with a .283 average. Joe Lake led the team with 14 wins and a team-best 1.88 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

George Stallings coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jimmy Austin3BBRDecember 8, 18795'7"155Swansea, Sw United Kingdom
Neal Ball2BRRApril 22, 18815'7"145Grand Haven, MI USA
Walter BlairCRROctober 13, 18836'0"185Landrus, PA USA
King BrockettPRRJuly 23, 18805'10"168Brownsville, IL USA
Dick CarrollPRRJuly 21, 18846'2"0Cleveland, OH USA
Hal Chase1BRLFebruary 13, 18836'0"175Los Gatos, CA USA
Jack ChesbroPRRJune 5, 18745'9"180North Adams, MA USA
Birdie CreeOFRROctober 23, 18825'6"150Khedive, PA USA
Ray DemmittCFLRFebruary 2, 18845'8"170Illiopolis, IL USA
Slow Joe DoylePRRSeptember 15, 18815'8"150Clay Center, KS USA
Kid ElberfeldSSRRApril 13, 18755'7"158Pomeroy, OH USA
Clyde EngleLFRRMarch 19, 18845'10"190Dayton, OH USA
Russ FordPRRApril 25, 18835'11"175Brandon, MB CAN
Earle Gardner2BRRJanuary 24, 18845'11"160Sparta, IL USA
Charlie HemphillCFLLApril 20, 18765'9"160Greenville, MI USA
Tom HughesPRRJanuary 28, 18846'2"175Coal Creek, CO USA
Willie KeelerRFLLMarch 3, 18725'4"140Brooklyn, NY USA
Red KleinowCRRJuly 20, 18775'10"165Milwaukee, WI USA
John KnightSSRROctober 6, 18856'2"180Philadelphia, PA USA
Joe LakePRRJanuary 6, 18816'0"185Brooklyn, NY USA
Frank LaPorte2BRRFebruary 6, 18805'8"175Uhrichsville, OH USA
Rube ManningPRRApril 29, 18836'0"180Chambersburg, PA USA
George McConnell1BRRSeptember 16, 18776'3"190Shelbyville, TN USA
Irish McIlveenPLLJuly 27, 18805'11"180Belfast, Be United Kingdom
Doc NewtonPLLOctober 26, 18776'0"185Mount Carmel, IN USA
Al Orth2BLRSeptember 5, 18726'0"200Sedalia, MO USA
Jack QuinnPRRJuly 1, 18836'0"196Stefurov, Slovakia
Butch SchmidtPLLJuly 19, 18866'1"200Baltimore, MD USA
Ed SweeneyCRRJuly 19, 18886'1"200Chicago, IL USA
Eddie Tiemeyer1BRRMay 9, 18855'11"185Cincinnati, OH USA
Bobby Vaughn2BRRJune 4, 18855'9"150Stamford, NY USA
Jack WannerSSRRNovember 29, 18855'11"190Geneseo, IL USA
Joe Ward2BRSeptember 2, 18840'0"0Philadelphia, PA USA
Jack WarhopPRRJuly 4, 18845'9"168Hinton, WV USA
Pete WilsonPLOctober 9, 18845'10"150Springfield, MA USA