1905 Pitcher Harry McIntire
1902 Brooklyn Superbas
1B Tom McCreery (left), 2B Tim Flood (center), and LF George "Dumpling" Hildebrand* (right)
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While in the minor leagues, Hildebrand was involved in the invention of the spitball with pitcher Frank Corridon, and he taught the pitch to future Superba Elmer Stricklett. After his playing career was over, Hildebrand was an umpire in the American League from 1913 to 1934.
1909 Brooklyn's Seven Pitching Stars
Top Row (left to right): Jim Pastorius, Elmer Stricklett, Kaiser Wilhelm, Harry McIntire, and Nap Rucker.
Bottom: Doc Scanlan
(Yes, I know that's only six.)
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Four of the Pitchers, the Catching Force and Some of the Leading Fielders of the 1904 Superbas
Top Row (left to right): Pitchers Ed Poole and Jack Doscher, Outfielder Deacon Van Buren, 2B Charlie Loudenslager, Pitchers Bill Reidy and Oscar Jones.
Middle Row: SS Charlie Babb (left) and 1B Jack Doyle (right).
Bottom Row (left to right): Catchers Bill Bergen, Fred Jacklitsch, and Lew Ritter, and LF Jimmy Sheckard.
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1906 Brooklyn Superbas (also added to post #33)
Top Row (left to right): Tim Jordan (1B), Whitey Alpermann (2B), Jack Doscher (P), Billy Maloney (CF), John Hummell (2B/LF/1B), Jim Pastorius (P), Lew Ritter (C).
Middle Row (left to right): Emil Batch (LF), Harry McIntire (P), Patsy Donovan (Mgr.), Doc Gessler (1B), Jimmy Casey (3B), Harry Lumley (RF).
Bottom Row (left to right): Mal Eason (P), Elmer Stricklett (P), John Butler (C), Jack McCarthy (LF).
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Pitcher Harry McIntire and Catcher John Butler
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1901 Brooklyn Superbas team composite
Top Row, L-R: Joe Kelley (1B), Charles Ebbets (President), Ned Hanlon (Mgr.), Tom Daly (2B).
2nd Row, L-R: Jimmy Sheckard (LF), Willie Keeler (RF), Bill Dahlen (SS), Frank Gatins (3B).
3rd Row, L-R: Lefty Davis (LF/RF), Tom McCreery (CF), Gene McCann (P), Jim Hughes (P).
4th Row, L-R: Deacon McGuire (C), Duke Farrell (C).
Bottom Row, L-R: Bill Kennedy (P), Frank Kitson (P), Doc McJames (P), Bill Donovan (P).
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Spring, 1904: The Brooklyn Baseball Club
Top Row, L-R: Jack Cronin (P), Fred Jacklitsch (1B/2B/C), Bill Reidy (2B), Charlie Loudenslager (2B), Bill Bergen (C), Jack Doyle (1B), Emil Batch (3B), Walters (DNP*), Harry Lumley (RF), Jack Doscher (P), Oscar Jones (P).
Bottom Row, L-R: Charlie Babb (SS), Lew Ritter (C), Deacon Van Buren (substitute hitter), Jimmy Sheckard (LF), Ed Poole (P), Mike McCormack (3B), Grant Thatcher (P).
*"Walters" did not play in the major leagues.
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A clearer, but smaller, print of this had been added as post #94:
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Last edited by RUKen; 04-21-2015 at 05:29 AM.