1897 Milwaukee Brewers Roster

Western League (WL) - Class: A
Team Record: 85-50
Finished 3rd in the WL
Manager: Connie Mack (85-50)
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Ballpark: Lloyd Street Park
Attendance: 160,000, Avg. 2,370
1897 Milwaukee Brewers Statistics

The Milwaukee Brewers of the Western League ended the 1897 season with a record of 85 wins and 50 losses, finishing third in the WL.

Connie Mack served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Fred BarnesApril 0, 1869Lincoln, NE US
Harry BlakeRRJune 16, 18745'7"165Portsmouth, OH US
Dad ClarksonRRAugust 31, 18665'10"165Cambridge, MA US
James CorbettRRSeptember 1, 18666'1"San Francisco, CA US
Tom DalySRFebruary 7, 18665'7"170Philadelphia, PA US
Tom DelahantyRRMarch 9, 18725'8"175Cleveland, OH US
Pete DowlingLLJuly 15, 18765'11"165St. Louis, MO US
John Emig
Cowboy JonesLLAugust 23, 18745'11"160Golden, CO US
Ed LeweeJanuary 24, 1873, OH US
Louis Lippert5'8"175, IL US
Dad LytleRRMarch 10, 18625'11"160Racine, WI US
Connie MackRRDecember 22, 18626'1"150East Brookfield, MA US
Bert MyersRRApril 8, 18745'9"181Frederick, MD US
John Newkirk
George NicolRLOctober 17, 18705'7"155Barry, IL US
John PappalauRRApril 3, 18756'0"175Albany, NY US
Bill ReidyRROctober 9, 18735'10"175Cleveland, OH US
George RettgerRRJuly 29, 18685'11"175Cleveland, OH US
Charles SmithSFebruary 15, 18715'8"165
George SpeerPittsburgh, PA US
Robert StaffordJune 26, 1872Oak Ridge, NC US
Jack TaylorRRDecember 13, 18735'10"170New Straitsville, OH US
Adonis TerryRRAugust 7, 18645'11"168Westfield, MA US
Irv WaldronLRJanuary 21, 18725'5"155Hillside, NY US
Farmer WeaverSMarch 23, 18655'10"170Parkersburg, WV US
Joe WrightLL5'8"175Oshkosh, WI US

Average attendance is based upon the number of actual home dates where known (most leagues from 1992 and later). Where the number of home dates is not known, the average is calculated using half the team's total games.




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