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1897 Season

1896 / 1898

Top Hitter

Hughie Jennings

Hughie
Jennings

Top Pitcher

Kid Nichols

Kid
Nichols

Champions

Boston Beaneaters

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All-1897 Team

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Left Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Fred Clarke LOU 6.6 6.9 0.3
Ed Delahanty PHI 5.7 6.0 0.3
Joe Kelley BAL 5.1 5.5 0.3
Center Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Billy Hamilton BSN 4.9 4.9 0.5
Mike Griffin BRO 4.4 4.4 0.6
Jake Stenzel BAL 3.8 4.7 -0.4
Right Field
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Willie Keeler BAL 7.1 7.1 0.7
Mike Tiernan NYG 3.0 3.8 -0.1
Fielder Jones BRO 3.0 3.4 0.2
Shortstop
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Hughie Jennings BAL 7.3 5.6 1.1
George Davis NYG 6.9 5.2 0.9
Monte Cross STL 3.5 2.5 0.3
Third Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Jimmy Collins BSN 5.3 3.7 1.2
John McGraw BAL 4.4 4.1 -0.0
Bobby Wallace CLE 4.2 3.3 0.5
Second Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Cupid Childs CLE 3.7 3.0 0.5
Heinie Reitz BAL 3.4 1.5 1.7
Bobby Lowe BSN 2.6 1.5 0.9
First Base
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Nap Lajoie PHI 5.2 5.1 0.2
Perry Werden LOU 3.7 2.6 1.2
Jack Doyle BAL 3.7 3.3 0.4
Catcher
Player Tm WAR Off Fld
Klondike Douglass STL 2.9 3.2 -0.5
Deacon McGuire WAS 2.5 2.1 -0.0
Chief Zimmer CLE 1.9 0.9 0.5
Starting Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Kid Nichols BSN 11.3 10.9 0.4
Amos Rusie NYG 8.8 8.4 0.3
Ted Breitenstein CIN 8.2 7.8 0.4
Cy Young CLE 6.9 7.5 -0.6
Jack Powell CLE 5.5 6.0 -0.4
Win Mercer WAS 5.4 4.5 0.9
Frank Dwyer CIN 5.3 5.2 0.2
Clark Griffith CHC 5.0 4.6 0.4
Relief Pitcher
Player Tm WAR Pit Off
Charlie Hickman BSN 0.2 0.1 0.1
Joe Stanley WAS 0.0 0.1 -0.0
Dick Cogan BAL -0.2 -0.1 -0.0
Jim Jones LOU -0.4 -0.4 0.1
John Pappalau CLE -0.4 -0.4 -0.0
Bert Miller LOU -0.7 -0.6 -0.1
Percy Coleman STL -1.3 -1.3 -0.0