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1898 Season


1897 / 1899

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All-1898 Team


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Glossary

Left Field Tm
PHI
6.1
6.7
0.2
CHC
4.3
5.3
-0.2
CLE
4.2
5.4
-0.4
Center Field Tm
BSN
4.6
5.7
-0.6
CHC
3.9
3.4
0.9
BAL
3.7
4.0
0.3

Right Field Tm
PHI
4.9
5.5
0.2
BAL
4.5
4.5
0.7
BSN
3.1
3.0
0.7
Shortstop Tm
BAL
7.5
6.2
0.5
CHC
5.7
3.8
0.9
NYG
3.9
2.6
0.5
Second Base Tm
BAL
5.0
3.8
0.8
PHI
3.6
4.6
-1.2
CLE
3.2
2.8
0.3
Third Base Tm
BAL
7.1
6.2
0.4
BSN
6.9
5.0
1.4
CLE
4.7
3.2
0.9
First Base Tm
BAL
5.2
4.3
1.0
NYG
4.3
4.1
0.2
LOU
3.4
3.2
0.1
 
Catcher Tm
PHI
3.2
2.5
-0.0
CLE
2.7
2.0
0.2
WAS
2.5
2.3
-0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
BSN
388.0
11.1
10.8
0.3
CHC
325.2
10.5
10.7
-0.2
BAL
239.2
7.8
7.4
0.4
PIT
326.2
7.7
6.8
1.0
CLE
377.2
7.6
6.9
0.6
BAL
374.0
7.5
8.1
-0.6
LOU
362.0
6.9
6.8
0.2
BSN
313.1
6.8
6.3
0.5
Relief Pitcher Tm
BRO
7.0
0.0
0.1
-0.1
CIN
2.0
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
PHI
5.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James