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1908 NEW YORK HIGHLANDERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  New York,NY
Team Record:  51-103   .331
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Kid Elberfeld, Clark Griffith
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Hilltop Park
Attendance:  305,500
Playoffs:  -

New York Highlanders affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Willie Keeler (36)
Youngest Player:  Ed Sweeney (19)
Longest Tenure:  Willie Keeler, Jack Chesbro, Wid Conroy, Kid Elberfeld (6)
Top Hitter:  Charlie Hemphill (9)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Chesbro (12)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  68.09%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Detroit9063.588--
Cleveland9064.5840.5
Chi White Sox8864.5791.5
St. Louis8369.5466.5
Boston7579.48715.5
Philadelphia6885.44422.0
Washington6785.44122.5
NY Highlanders51103.33139.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
-Neal BallSS-2BMLB5-7145RightRight4/22/188127Grand Haven,MichiganUDFA 

-Harry BilliardPMLB6-0190RightRight11/11/188324Monroe,IndianaUDFA 
-Walter BlairCMLB6-0185RightRight10/13/188324Landrus,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
-Hal Chase1BMLB6-0175RightLeft2/13/188325Los Gatos,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Jack ChesbroPMLB5-9180RightRight6/5/187434North Adams,MassachusettsUDFA 
-Wid Conroy3B-OFMLB5-9158RightRight4/5/187731Camden,New JerseyUDFA 
-Birdie CreeOFMLB5-6150RightRight10/23/188225Khedive,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
-Frank DelahantyOFMLB5-9160RightRight1/29/188325Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
-Mike Donovan3BMLB5-8155RightRight10/18/188126Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
-Slow Joe DoylePMLB5-8150RightRight9/15/188126Clay Center,KansasUDFA 
-Kid ElberfeldSS-3BMLB5-7158RightRight4/13/187533Pomeroy,OhioUDFA 
-Earle Gardner2BMLB5-11160RightRight1/24/188424Sparta,IllinoisUDFA 
-Fred GladePMLB6-0190RightRight1/25/187632Dubuque,IowaUDFA 
-Charlie HemphillOFMLB5-9160LeftLeft4/20/187632Greenville,MichiganUDFA 
-Bill HoggPMLB6-0200RightRight9/11/188126Port Huron,MichiganUDFA 
-Willie KeelerOFMLB5-4140LeftLeft3/3/187236Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
-Red KleinowCMLB5-10165RightRight7/20/187928Milwaukee,WisconsinUDFA 
-Joe LakePMLB6-0185RightRight1/6/188127Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
-Frank LaPorte2B-3BMLB5-8175RightRight2/6/188028Uhrichsville,OhioUDFA 
-Rube ManningPMLB6-0180RightRight4/29/188325Chambersburg,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
-Irish McIlveenOFMLB5-11180LeftLeft7/27/188027Belfast,IrelandUDFA 
-George Moriarty3B-1BMLB6-0185RightRight6/7/188424Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
-Doc NewtonPMLB6-0185LeftLeft10/26/187730Indianapolis,IndianaUDFA 
-Harry NilesOF-2BMLB5-8175RightRight9/10/188027Buchanan,MichiganUDFA 
-Andy O'ConnorPMLB6-0160RightRight9/14/188423Roxbury,MassachusettsUDFA 
-Queenie O'RourkeOF-SSMLB5-7150RightRight12/26/188324Bridgeport,ConnecticutUDFA 
-Al OrthPMLB6-0200LeftRight9/5/187235Tipton,IndianaUDFA 
-Jake Stahl1BMLB6-2195RightRight4/13/187929Elkhart,IllinoisUDFA 
-Ed SweeneyCMLB6-1200RightRight7/19/188819Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
-Hippo VaughnPMLB6-4215BothLeft4/9/188820Weatherford,TexasUDFA 
-Jack WarhopPMLB5-9168RightRight7/4/188423Hinton,West VirginiaUDFA 
-Pete WilsonPMLB Left10/9/188522Springfield,MassachusettsUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Kid ElberfeldManager 
Clark GriffithManager 


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