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Saturday, August 1,1908

Saturday, August 1,1908

Baseball on this Date

The TBC Data Store allows you to purchase some standard datasets available on the site or even request a custom extract of your own design!
Based on data sourced from

PREMIUM Subscribers can view the rest-of-season records for each team as well as batting/pitching stats on this date.
*Reload page to restore grid
Grid Actions:
PREMIUM subscribers get additional grid functionality
Tips/tools for using data grids:

  • Manual Filter: Single-click a row to highlight in orange. Click FILTER ROWS button to show only those rows in the grid
  • Quick-Filter: Double-Click on a cell value to filter the grid on rows that have same value in same column. Click a statistic to view all values equal or higher
  • Select Rows: Single-click rows to select multiple rows for future action or visibility.
  • Hide Rows: Click the` minus sign in the first column to hide the row in the grid.
  • Restore Rows: Once rows are filtered, click RESTORE ROWS to show all rows once again
  • Sort: Click a column in the first header row to sort data by values in that column. Click again to reverse the original sort. Some cells have custom sort keys that will sort them logically instead of alphanumerically.
  • Compare/Analyze: Click multiple rows for players of interest. In addition to filtering, you can quickly COMPARE player stats or use the MULTI-PLAYER STAT VIEWER to view multiple player cards on the same page.
  • Leaders: On stat grids. Top-10 ranked statistics are highlighted in gray. #1 rank is in light green. (PREMIUM setting)
  • Export to CSV: Click CSV to convert the full grid into a comma-delimeted display. From there, you can copy/paste to another application.
player name teamname statusshort Transaction Description
Bob Bescher Cincinnati Reds Hist Sold by Dayton (Central) to Cincinnati Reds for $1,800
Donie Bush -- Hist Selected from South Bend (Central) by Detroit Tigers in MLB Rule 5 Draft
Bill Chappelle Boston Doves Hist Signed to #-year contract for 1908-1908 ($0m) [Free Agent]
Bill Mack -- Hist Released by Cubs
Stuffy McInnis Philadelphia Athletics Hist Signed as free agent by Philadelphia Athletics
Earl Moore Philadelphia Phillies Hist Sold by Jersey City (Eastern) to Philadelphia Phillies
Carl Spongberg -- Hist Released by Cubs
Oscar Stanage Detroit Tigers Hist Sold by Newark (Eastern) to Detroit Tigers
Harry Suter Chicago White Sox Hist Sold by San Francisco (PCL) to Chicago White Sox
Harry Swacina -- Hist Sold by Pittsburgh Pirates to Louisville (American Association)
Joe Wood Boston Red Sox Hist Sold by Kansas City (American Association) to Boston Red Sox
Ralph Works Detroit Tigers Hist Sold by Syracuse (New York State) to Detroit Tigers
Clyde Engle New York Highlanders Hist Sold by Newark (Eastern) to New York Highlanders
Ray Demmitt New York Highlanders Hist Sold by Newark (Eastern) to New York Highlanders
14 record(s)