1884 Evansville Roster

Northwestern League (NL)
Team Record: 4-1
in the NL
Manager: Stephen Hagan (4-1)
Location: Evansville, Indiana
Ballpark: Louisiana Street Park

1884 Evansville Statistics

The Evansville of the Northwestern League ended the 1884 season with a record of 4 wins and 1 lossesEvansville joined the league July 30.

Evansville tallied 29 runs, worst in the circuit, and gave up 19 runs. Harry Decker led hitters with significant playing time with a .400 average, while Billy Crowell recorded a 1.5 ERA, leading hurlers with significant time on the mound.

Peek-A-Boo Veach, Al Strueve, Len Sowders, Billy Crowell, Harry Decker, Ollie Beard, Lefty Marr and Sam Thompson were all players from the 1884 Evansville team who played in the Majors during their careers.

Stephen Hagan served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Ollie BeardRRMay 2, 18625'11"180Lexington, KY US
Sam ThompsonLRMarch 5, 18606'2"207Danville, IN US
Al StrueveJune 26, 1860Cincinnati, OH US
Len SowdersLLJune 29, 18615'11"172Louisville, KY US
Jack RaffertyNovember 0, 1860
Lefty MarrLLSeptember 19, 18625'9"180Cincinnati, OH US
James Hillery
Stephen Hagan
Harry DeckerRRSeptember 3, 18645'11"180Lockport, IL US
Billy CrowellRRNovember 6, 18655'8"160Cincinnati, OH US
Will Bryan
Peek-A-Boo VeachRJune 15, 18626'0"175Indianapolis, IN US



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