Louisville Colonels (1882-1899)

Also played as Louisville Eclipse.

200 Greatest Louisville Colonels

  1. Pete Browning lf, 1882-1894 71
  2. Guy Hecker p, 1882-1890 69
  3. Fred Clarke lf, 1894-1915 39
  4. Chicken Wolf rf, 1882-1892 34
  5. Toad Ramsey p, 1885-1890 34
  6. Scott Stratton p, 1888-1895 26
  7. Bert Cunningham p, 1887-1901 25
  8. Honus Wagner ss, 1897-1917 19
  9. Harry Taylor 1b, 1890-1893 14
  10. John Kerins 1b, 1884-1890 14
  11. Tony Mullane p, 1881-1894 11
  12. Reddy Mack 2b, 1885-1890 11
  13. George Hemming p, 1890-1897 11
  14. Red Ehret p, 1888-1898 10
  15. Hub Collins 2b, 1886-1892 8
  16. Fred Pfeffer 2b, 1882-1897 8
  17. Phil Tomney ss, 1888-1890 8
  18. Jock Menefee p, 1892-1903 8
  19. Joe Gerhardt 2b, 1873-1891 8
  20. Tom McCreery rf, 1895-1903 7
  21. Perry Werden 1b, 1884-1897 7
  22. Pete Dowling p, 1897-1901 7
  23. Deacon Phillippe p, 1899-1911 7
  24. Dummy Hoy cf, 1888-1902 7
  25. Billy Clingman 3b, 1890-1903 6
  26. Monk Cline cf, 1882-1891 6
  27. Bill Hill p, 1896-1899 6
  28. Dan Sullivan c, 1882-1886 6
  29. John Grim c, 1888-1899 5
  30. Warren Fitzgerald p, 1891-1892 5
  31. Ben Sanders p, 1888-1892 5
  32. George Meakim p, 1890-1895 5
  33. Farmer Weaver cf, 1888-1894 5
  34. Ed Whiting c, 1882-1884 4
  35. Walt Woods p, 1898-1900 4
  36. Ed Daily rf, 1885-1891 4
  37. Bill White ss, 1883-1888 4
  38. Tom McLaughlin ss, 1883-1891 4
  39. Rube Waddell p, 1897-1910 4
  40. Chief Zimmer c, 1884-1903 4
  41. Claude Ritchey 2b, 1897-1909 4
  42. Patsy Donovan rf, 1890-1907 4
  43. Amos Cross c, 1885-1887 3
  44. Joe Werrick 3b, 1884-1888 3
  45. Ice Box Chamberlain p, 1886-1896 3
  46. Charlie Dexter rf, 1896-1903 3
  47. Jimmy Collins 3b, 1895-1908 3
  48. William Brown 1b, 1887-1894 3
  49. John Ewing p, 1883-1891 3
  50. Tim Shinnick 2b, 1890-1891 3
  51. Bill Schenck 3b, 1882-1885 3
  52. Jack Gleason 3b, 1877-1886 2
  53. Charlie Hamburg lf, 1890 2
  54. Tim O'Rourke 3b, 1890-1894 2
  55. George Wood lf, 1880-1892 2
  56. Phil Reccius 3b, 1882-1890 2
  57. General Stafford 2b, 1890-1899 2
  58. Bill Magee p, 1897-1902 2
  59. Hughie Jennings ss, 1891-1918 2
  60. Kid Nance lf, 1897-1901 2
  61. Tom Brown cf, 1882-1898 1
  62. Lew Whistler 1b, 1890-1893 1
  63. Skyrocket Smith 1b, 1888 1
  64. Dad Clarke p, 1888-1898 1
  65. Malachi Kittridge c, 1890-1906 1
  66. Doggie Miller c, 1884-1896 1
  67. Tom Cahill c, 1891 1
  68. Tommy Leach cf, 1898-1918 1
  69. Patsy Flaherty p, 1899-1911 1
  70. George Pinkney 3b, 1884-1893 1
  71. John O'Brien 2b, 1891-1899 1
  72. Billy Earle c, 1889-1894 1
  73. Ollie Smith rf, 1894 1
  74. Egyptian Healy p, 1885-1892 1
  75. Doc Powers c, 1898-1909 1
  76. Dan Brouthers 1b, 1879-1904 1
  77. Herb Goodall p, 1890 1
  78. George Decker 1b, 1892-1899 1
  79. Denny Mack 1b, 1871-1883 1
  80. Henry Cote c, 1894-1895 1
  81. John Reccius cf, 1882-1883 1
  82. Wally Andrews 1b, 1884-1888 1
  83. Jack Glasscock ss, 1879-1895 1
  84. Larry Twitchell lf, 1886-1894 1
  85. Fred Lake c, 1891-1910 1
  86. Mike Jones p, 1890 1
  87. Ollie Beard ss, 1889-1891 1
  88. Ducky Holmes lf, 1895-1905 0
  89. Leech Maskrey lf, 1882-1886 0
  90. Ollie Pickering cf, 1896-1908 0
  91. Dan O'Connor 1b, 1890 0
  92. Norm Baker p, 1883-1890 0
  93. Joe Miller ss, 1884-1885 0
  94. Harry Spies 1b, 1895 0
  95. Charley Bassett 2b, 1884-1892 0
  96. Dan Minnehan 3b, 1895 0
  97. Michael McDermott p, 1889 0
  98. Fritz Clausen p, 1892-1896 0
  99. Ren Deagle p, 1883-1884 0
  100. Roy Evans p, 1897-1903 0
  101. Hercules Burnett cf, 1888-1895 0
  102. Jack Warner c, 1895-1908 0
  103. Gracie Pierce 2b, 1882-1884 0
  104. Dan Shannon 2b, 1889-1891 0
  105. Sam Weaver p, 1875-1886 0
  106. Jouett Meekin p, 1891-1900 0
  107. Art Herman p, 1896-1897 0
  108. Emmett Seery lf, 1884-1892 0
  109. Dude Esterbrook 3b, 1880-1891 0
  110. Sam LaRocque 2b, 1888-1891 0
  111. Pete Weckbecker c, 1889-1890 0
  112. Alex Jones p, 1889-1903 0
  113. Walt Preston 3b, 1895 0
  114. Sam Dungan rf, 1892-1901 0
  115. Topsy Hartsel lf, 1898-1911 0
  116. Clay Fauver p, 1899 0
  117. Ambrose McGann ss, 1895 0
  118. Curt Welch cf, 1884-1893 0
  119. Bill Merritt c, 1891-1899 0
  120. Lou Sylvester lf, 1884-1887 0
  121. Al Mays p, 1885-1890 0
  122. Bill Hassamaer rf, 1894-1896 0
  123. Peek-A-Boo Veach 1b, 1884-1890 0
  124. Bill Kling p, 1891-1895 0
  125. Ducky Hemp cf, 1887-1890 0
  126. Mike Kelley 1b, 1899 0
  127. Charlie Bohn 1882 0
  128. Pat Flaherty 3b, 1894 0
  129. Dan Sweeney rf, 1895 0
  130. Dan Phelan 1b, 1890 0
  131. Jack Crooks 2b, 1889-1898 0
  132. John Traffley rf, 1889 0
  133. Jack Darragh 1b, 1891 0
  134. Charles Fisher lf, 1889 0
  135. Harry Scherer cf, 1889 0
  136. Barry McCormick 3b, 1895-1904 0
  137. Lee Viau p, 1888-1892 0
  138. Pat Pettee 2b, 1891 0
  139. Tom Morrison 3b, 1895-1896 0
  140. Frank Freund c, 1896 0
  141. Bill Childers p, 1895 0
  142. Harry McCaffery rf, 1882-1883 0
  143. Buttercup Dickerson lf, 1878-1885 0
  144. Ed Merrill 2b, 1882-1884 0
  145. Rudy Hulswitt ss, 1899-1910 0
  146. John Irwin 3b, 1882-1891 0
  147. Tom Stouch 2b, 1898 0
  148. Long rf, 1888 0
  149. Eddie Fusselback c, 1882-1888 0
  150. Harrison Peppers p, 1894 0
  151. Joe Cross rf, 1888 0
  152. Lave Cross 3b, 1887-1907 0
  153. Jim Long lf, 1891-1893 0
  154. Tacks Latimer c, 1898-1902 0
  155. Billy Taylor 3b, 1898 0
  156. Harry Croft rf, 1899-1901 0
  157. Nick Reeder 3b, 1891 0
  158. Frank Martin 3b, 1897-1899 0
  159. Pop Smith 2b, 1880-1891 0
  160. George Fox 1b, 1891-1899 0
  161. Sleeper Sullivan c, 1881-1884 0
  162. Mike Gaule cf, 1889 0
  163. Clarence Murphy lf, 1886 0
  164. Gil Hatfield ss, 1885-1895 0
  165. Jerry Denny 3b, 1881-1894 0
  166. Tom Kinslow c, 1886-1898 0
  167. Tom Delahanty 3b, 1894-1897 0
  168. Ossee Schrecongost c, 1897-1908 0
  169. Harry Dooms rf, 1892 0
  170. Harry Smith 2b, 1877-1889 0
  171. Bob Langsford ss, 1899 0
  172. Jack Wentz 2b, 1891 0
  173. Pete Sweeney 3b, 1888-1890 0
  174. Sammy Strang 3b, 1896-1908 0
  175. George Borchers p, 1888-1895 0
  176. Kitty Brashear p, 1899 0
  177. Amos Booth c, 1876-1882 0
  178. Harry Maskrey cf, 1882 0
  179. John Dyler lf, 1882 0
  180. Charlie Krehmeyer c, 1884-1885 0
  181. Jack Heinzman 1b, 1886 0
  182. Tom Terrell 1886 0
  183. Bill Gleason ss, 1882-1889 0
  184. Jimmy Say 3b, 1882-1887 0
  185. Scoops Carey 1b, 1895-1903 0
  186. Chief Roseman cf, 1882-1890 0
  187. Irv Hach 2b, 1897 0
  188. John Richter 3b, 1898 0
  189. Grant Briggs c, 1890-1895 0
  190. Bill Anderson p, 1889 0
  191. George Treadway rf, 1893-1896 0
  192. Henry Easterday ss, 1884-1890 0
  193. Burley Bayer ss, 1899 0
  194. Josh Clarke lf, 1898-1911 0
  195. Ned Bligh c, 1886-1890 0
  196. Eddie Boyle c, 1896 0
  197. Farmer Steelman c, 1899-1902 0
  198. Walter Prince 1b, 1883-1884 0
  199. Harry Wilhelm p, 1899 0
  200. Joe Kostal p, 1896 0

Greatest Louisville Colonels by Hall Rating

Pete Browning Photo
  1. Pete Browning
  2. Guy Hecker
  3. Fred Clarke
  4. Chicken Wolf
  5. Toad Ramsey

All-Time Team by Hall Rating with the Louisville Colonels (known issues and limitations)

  1. C: Dan Sullivan (6)
  2. 1B: Harry Taylor (14)
  3. 2B: Reddy Mack (11)
  4. 3B: Billy Clingman (6)
  5. SS: Honus Wagner (19)
  6. LF: Pete Browning (71)
  7. CF: Dummy Hoy (7)
  8. RF: Chicken Wolf (34)
  9. P: Guy Hecker (69)

Bench

  1. LF: Fred Clarke (39)
  2. 1B: John Kerins (14)
  3. 2B: Hub Collins (8)
  4. 2B: Fred Pfeffer (8)
  5. SS: Phil Tomney (8)
  6. 2B: Joe Gerhardt (8)
  7. RF: Tom McCreery (7)

Bullpen

  1. P: Toad Ramsey (34)
  2. P: Scott Stratton (26)
  3. P: Bert Cunningham (25)
  4. P: Tony Mullane (11)
  5. P: George Hemming (11)
  6. P: Red Ehret (10)
  7. P: Jock Menefee (8)
  8. P: Pete Dowling (7)
  9. P: Deacon Phillippe (7)