Cleveland Spiders (1887-1899)

Also played as Cleveland Blues.

164 Greatest Cleveland Spiders

  1. Cy Young p, 1890-1911 156
  2. Ed McKean ss, 1887-1899 69
  3. Cupid Childs 2b, 1888-1901 68
  4. Nig Cuppy p, 1892-1901 67
  5. Jesse Burkett lf, 1890-1905 54
  6. Chief Zimmer c, 1884-1903 34
  7. Bobby Wallace ss, 1894-1918 26
  8. Jack Powell p, 1897-1912 22
  9. Jake Virtue 1b, 1890-1894 16
  10. Zeke Wilson p, 1895-1899 14
  11. Jersey Bakley p, 1883-1891 13
  12. Patsy Tebeau 1b, 1887-1900 11
  13. Ed Beatin p, 1887-1891 10
  14. George Davis ss, 1890-1909 8
  15. John Clarkson p, 1882-1894 8
  16. Cinders O'Brien p, 1888-1891 6
  17. Buck Ewing c, 1880-1897 6
  18. Lou Criger c, 1896-1912 6
  19. Henry Gruber p, 1887-1891 4
  20. Jack O'Connor c, 1887-1910 4
  21. Ossee Schrecongost c, 1897-1908 3
  22. Fred Mann cf, 1882-1887 2
  23. Lee Viau p, 1888-1892 2
  24. Mortimer Hogan rf, 1884-1888 2
  25. Pete Hotaling cf, 1879-1888 2
  26. George Davies p, 1891-1893 2
  27. Hugh Daily p, 1882-1887 2
  28. Cub Stricker 2b, 1882-1893 2
  29. Bob Gilks lf, 1887-1893 2
  30. Gus Alberts 3b, 1884-1891 2
  31. George Tebeau lf, 1887-1895 2
  32. Edgar Smith rf, 1883-1890 1
  33. Jack Doyle 1b, 1889-1905 1
  34. Paul Radford rf, 1883-1894 1
  35. Jack Scheible p, 1893-1894 1
  36. Jay Faatz 1b, 1884-1890 1
  37. Myron Allen lf, 1883-1888 1
  38. Peek-A-Boo Veach 1b, 1884-1890 1
  39. Vince Dailey rf, 1890 1
  40. Ed Keas p, 1888 1
  41. Chief Sockalexis rf, 1897-1899 1
  42. Ollie Pickering cf, 1896-1908 1
  43. Will Smalley 3b, 1890-1891 1
  44. Joe Sugden c, 1893-1912 1
  45. Mike McDermott p, 1895-1897 1
  46. Jimmy McAleer cf, 1889-1907 1
  47. Jimmy Say 3b, 1882-1887 0
  48. Deacon McGuire c, 1884-1912 0
  49. Tom Williams p, 1892-1893 0
  50. Ed Knouff p, 1885-1889 0
  51. Lave Cross 3b, 1887-1907 0
  52. Tommy Dowd rf, 1891-1901 0
  53. George Proeser rf, 1888-1890 0
  54. Ed Seward p, 1885-1891 0
  55. Suter Sullivan 3b, 1898-1899 0
  56. Joe Quinn 2b, 1884-1901 0
  57. Ira Belden rf, 1897 0
  58. Sy Sutcliffe c, 1884-1892 0
  59. Pussy Tebeau rf, 1895 0
  60. Ed McFarland c, 1893-1908 0
  61. Joe Gunson c, 1884-1893 0
  62. Dick Van Zant 3b, 1888 0
  63. Fred Cooke rf, 1897 0
  64. Jack Clements c, 1884-1900 0
  65. Pete McBride p, 1898-1899 0
  66. Frank Boyd c, 1893 0
  67. Emmet Heidrick cf, 1898-1908 0
  68. Larry Twitchell lf, 1886-1894 0
  69. Charlie Ziegler 3b, 1899-1900 0
  70. Andy Sommers c, 1887-1890 0
  71. Marty Sullivan lf, 1887-1891 0
  72. Jim Gilman 3b, 1893 0
  73. Fred Frank rf, 1898 0
  74. Tom Delahanty 3b, 1894-1897 0
  75. Charlie Hastings p, 1893-1898 0
  76. George Bristow rf, 1899 0
  77. Tom Thomas p, 1894-1900 0
  78. Bill Collins c, 1887-1892 0
  79. Highball Wilson p, 1899-1904 0
  80. Henry Killeen p, 1891 0
  81. Joe Daly c, 1890-1892 0
  82. Len Stockwell lf, 1879-1890 0
  83. Joseph Herr ss, 1887-1890 0
  84. Pete Allen c, 1893 0
  85. Charlie Parsons p, 1886-1890 0
  86. Mike Sullivan p, 1889-1899 0
  87. George Rettger p, 1891-1892 0
  88. Phil Knell p, 1888-1895 0
  89. Otto Krueger if, 1899-1905 0
  90. Bill Delaney 2b, 1890 0
  91. Hank Simon lf, 1887-1890 0
  92. Billy Alvord 3b, 1885-1893 0
  93. Jim Duncan c, 1899 0
  94. Pretzels Getzien p, 1884-1892 0
  95. Rasty Wright cf, 1890 0
  96. Kid Carsey p, 1891-1901 0
  97. Jack Harper p, 1899-1906 0
  98. John Lyston p, 1891-1894 0
  99. Cowboy Jones p, 1898-1901 0
  100. Ice Box Chamberlain p, 1886-1896 0
  101. Ed Gremminger 3b, 1895-1904 0
  102. Henry Clarke p, 1897-1898 0
  103. Tony Mullane p, 1881-1894 0
  104. Buck West cf, 1884-1890 0
  105. Jerry Denny 3b, 1881-1894 0
  106. Eddie O'Meara c, 1895-1896 0
  107. Ed Biecher cf, 1897-1898 0
  108. Ed Flynn 3b, 1887 0
  109. Fred Donovan c, 1895 0
  110. Frank Scheibeck ss, 1887-1906 0
  111. John Munyan c, 1887-1891 0
  112. Chippy McGarr 3b, 1884-1896 0
  113. Charlie Brown p, 1897 0
  114. Jimmy Burke 3b, 1898-1905 0
  115. Eddie Kolb p, 1899 0
  116. Joe Sommer lf, 1880-1890 0
  117. Tommy Tucker 1b, 1887-1899 0
  118. Dale Gear rf, 1896-1901 0
  119. John Pappalau p, 1897 0
  120. Mike Goodfellow rf, 1887-1888 0
  121. Bill Stemmyer p, 1885-1888 0
  122. Phil Reccius 3b, 1882-1890 0
  123. Bill McClellan 2b, 1878-1888 0
  124. Charlie Sprague lf, 1887-1890 -1
  125. George Kelb p, 1898 -1
  126. Chick Fraser p, 1896-1909 -1
  127. Spud Johnson rf, 1889-1891 -1
  128. Doc Oberlander p, 1888 -1
  129. John Stafford p, 1893 -1
  130. Pat Lyons 2b, 1890 -1
  131. Chauncey Fisher p, 1893-1901 -1
  132. Charlie Hemphill cf, 1899-1911 -1
  133. Frank Knauss p, 1890-1895 -1
  134. Jack Stivetts p, 1889-1899 -1
  135. Tom Dowse c, 1890-1892 -1
  136. John Kirby p, 1884-1888 -1
  137. Dick Harley lf, 1897-1903 -1
  138. Charlie Petty p, 1889-1894 -1
  139. Joe Ardner 2b, 1884-1890 -1
  140. Bill Garfield p, 1889-1890 -1
  141. John McGlone 3b, 1886-1888 -1
  142. Frank Griffith p, 1892-1894 -1
  143. Charlie Sweeney p, 1882-1887 -1
  144. Harry Blake rf, 1894-1899 -1
  145. Bill Hill p, 1896-1899 -1
  146. Jack Wadsworth p, 1890-1895 -1
  147. Pop Snyder c, 1873-1891 -1
  148. Ezra Lincoln p, 1890 -1
  149. Charlie Reipschlager c, 1883-1887 -1
  150. Harry Maupin p, 1898-1899 -1
  151. Willie Sudhoff p, 1897-1906 -1
  152. Harry Lochhead ss, 1899-1901 -1
  153. Scrappy Carroll rf, 1884-1887 -2
  154. George Pechiney p, 1885-1887 -2
  155. Charlie Knepper p, 1899 -2
  156. Jim Hughey p, 1891-1900 -2
  157. John Shearon rf, 1891-1896 -2
  158. Crazy Schmit p, 1890-1901 -2
  159. Jim Toy 1b, 1887-1890 -2
  160. Harry Colliflower p, 1899 -3
  161. Billy Crowell p, 1887-1888 -3
  162. Frank Bates p, 1898-1899 -3
  163. Mike Morrison p, 1887-1890 -3
  164. Sport McAllister rf, 1896-1903 -4

Greatest Cleveland Spiders by Hall Rating

Cy Young Photo
  1. Cy Young
  2. Ed McKean
  3. Cupid Childs
  4. Nig Cuppy
  5. Jesse Burkett

All-Time Team by Hall Rating with the Cleveland Spiders (known issues and limitations)

  1. C: Chief Zimmer (34)
  2. 1B: Jake Virtue (16)
  3. 2B: Cupid Childs (68)
  4. 3B: Gus Alberts (2)
  5. SS: Ed McKean (69)
  6. LF: Jesse Burkett (54)
  7. CF: Fred Mann (2)
  8. RF: Mortimer Hogan (2)
  9. P: Cy Young (156)

Bench

  1. SS: Bobby Wallace (26)
  2. 1B: Patsy Tebeau (11)
  3. SS: George Davis (8)
  4. C: Buck Ewing (6)
  5. C: Lou Criger (6)
  6. C: Jack O'Connor (4)
  7. C: Ossee Schrecongost (3)

Bullpen

  1. P: Nig Cuppy (67)
  2. P: Jack Powell (22)
  3. P: Zeke Wilson (14)
  4. P: Jersey Bakley (13)
  5. P: Ed Beatin (10)
  6. P: John Clarkson (8)
  7. P: Cinders O'Brien (6)
  8. P: Henry Gruber (4)
  9. P: Lee Viau (2)