Ed Crane Stats

Ed Crane was born on Tuesday, May 27, 1862, in Boston, Massachusetts. Crane was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 17, 1884, with the Boston Unions. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Ed Crane baseball stats page.

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Ed Crane


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Birth Name:
Edward Nicholas Crane
Nickname:
Cannonball
Born On:
05-27-1862  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Boston, Massachusetts
Year of Death Data Died On:
09-20-1896 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Rochester, New York
Cemetery:
Holyhood Cemetery, Brookline, Massachusetts
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
Player Weight Chart Weight:
204
First Game:
04-17-1884 (Age 21)
Last Game:
07-19-1893
Draft:
Not Applicable

Ed Crane

Ed Crane Pitching Stats

1884 22 Unions 4 2 2 0 2 .000 4.00 1 0 0 18.0 0 17 8 14 1 6 - 13 0 0 0 -
1886 24 Senators 10 8 2 1 7 .125 7.20 7 1 0 70.0 344 91 56 85 5 53 - 39 22 0 0 -
1888 26 Giants 12 11 1 5 6 .455 2.43 11 2 1 92.2 404 70 25 51 3 40 - 58 10 2 0 -
1889 27 Giants 29 25 4 14 10 .583 3.68 23 0 0 230.0 1,021 221 94 161 10 136 - 130 18 10 0 -
1890 28 Giants 43 35 7 16 19 .457 4.63 28 0 0 330.1 1,529 323 170 280 12 210 - 117 39 11 0 -
1891 29 Porkers 32 31 1 14 14 .500 2.45 25 1 0 250.0 962 216 68 151 3 139 - 122 16 0 0 -
1891 29 Reds 15 13 2 4 8 .333 4.09 11 1 0 116.2 0 134 53 91 3 64 - 51 5 0 0 -
1892 30 Giants 47 43 4 16 24 .400 3.80 35 2 1 364.1 0 350 154 276 10 189 - 174 31 0 0 -
1893 31 Giants 10 7 3 2 4 .333 5.93 4 0 0 68.1 0 84 45 62 2 41 - 11 3 0 0 -
1893 31 Bridegrooms 2 2 0 0 2 .000 13.50 1 0 0 10.0 0 19 15 19 2 9 - 5 1 0 0 -
8 Years 204 177 26 72 96 .429 3.99 146 7 2 1,550.1 4,260 1,525 688 1,190 51 887 - 720 145 23 0 -

Ed Crane

Ed Crane Hitting Stats

1884 22 Unions 101 428 83 122 23 6 12 0 0 14 - - - - 0 - .285 .308 .451
1885 23 Grays 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 1 - - 0 - .000 .333 .000
1885 23 Bisons 13 51 5 14 0 1 2 0 9 3 - - - - 0 - .275 .315 .431
1886 24 Senators 80 292 20 50 11 3 0 0 20 13 - - - - 0 - .171 .207 .229
1888 26 Giants 12 37 3 6 2 0 1 0 2 3 - 11 - - 0 - .162 .225 .297
1889 27 Giants 29 103 16 21 1 0 2 0 11 13 - 21 - - 0 - .204 .293 .272
1890 28 Giants 43 146 27 46 5 4 0 0 16 10 - 26 - - 1 - .315 .363 .404
1891 29 Porkers 34 110 13 17 0 0 1 0 7 8 - 28 - - 0 - .155 .212 .182
1891 29 Reds 15 46 3 5 0 0 0 0 2 3 - 12 - - 0 - .109 .163 .109
1892 30 Giants 48 163 20 40 1 1 0 0 14 11 - 30 - - 1 - .245 .297 .264
1893 31 Giants 12 26 8 12 1 0 0 0 3 7 - 0 - - 0 - .462 .576 .500
1893 31 Bridegrooms 3 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 - - 0 - .400 .400 .600
9 Years 391 1,409 199 335 45 15 18 0 84 86 - 129 - - 2 - .238 .283 .329

Ed Crane

Ed Crane Fielding Stats

1884 Unions 1B 5 - - 41 8.2 37 37 0 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .902 0.00
1884 Unions C 42 - - 390 9.3 326 252 74 64 2 69 - - .836 0.00
1884 Unions OF 57 - - 115 2.0 95 74 21 20 3 n/a n/a n/a .826 0.00
1884 Unions P 4 2 54 8 2.0 8 1 7 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.00
1885 Grays LF 1 - - 2 2.0 1 0 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 0.00
1885 Bisons OF 13 - - 26 2.0 20 20 0 6 0 n/a n/a n/a .769 0.00
1886 Senators C 4 - - 11 2.8 10 5 5 1 1 3 - - .909 0.00
1886 Senators OF 68 - - 142 2.1 123 107 16 19 4 n/a n/a n/a .866 0.00
1886 Senators P 10 8 210 18 1.8 18 4 14 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.31
1888 Giants P 12 11 278 30 2.5 26 3 23 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .867 2.53
1889 Giants 1B 1 - - 4 4.0 4 3 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1889 Giants P 29 25 690 42 1.4 32 9 23 10 1 n/a n/a n/a .762 1.25
1890 Giants P 43 35 991 104 2.4 88 17 71 16 0 n/a n/a n/a .846 2.40
1891 Porkers OF 3 - - 6 2.0 5 5 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 0.00
1891 Porkers P 32 31 750 73 2.3 60 5 55 13 0 n/a n/a n/a .822 2.16
1891 Reds P 15 13 350 32 2.1 29 3 26 3 2 n/a n/a n/a .906 2.24
1892 Giants P 47 43 1,093 123 2.6 101 27 74 22 4 n/a n/a n/a .821 2.49
1892 Giants RF 1 - - 2 2.0 1 1 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 0.00
1893 Giants 1B 1 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1893 Giants P 10 7 205 18 1.8 16 2 14 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .889 2.11
1893 Giants RF 1 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1893 Bridegrooms P 2 2 30 2 1.0 1 1 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 0.90
1893 Bridegrooms RF 1 - - 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
P Totals 204 177 4,651 450 2.2 379 72 307 71 7 n/a n/a n/a .842 2.20
OF Totals 141 0 0 289 2.0 243 206 37 46 7 n/a n/a n/a .841 0.00
C Totals 46 0 0 401 8.7 336 257 79 65 3 72 n/a n/a .838 0.00
1B Totals 7 0 0 45 6.4 41 40 1 4 1 n/a n/a n/a .911 0.00
RF Totals 3 0 0 2 0.7 1 1 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 0.00
LF Totals 1 0 0 2 2.0 1 0 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .500 0.00
9 Years 402 177 4,651 1,189 3.0 1,001 576 425 188 18 72 n/a n/a .842 5.81

Ed Crane

Ed Crane Miscellaneous Stats

1884 Unions - - - 0 0 n/a 35.7 0.0 0.0 2.17 6.50 3.00
1885 Grays - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 2.0 0.0 - - -
1885 Bisons - - - 0 0 n/a 25.5 0.0 5.7 - - -
1886 Senators 8 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 14.6 0.74 5.01 6.81
1888 Giants 1 - - 0 0 n/a 37.0 3.4 18.5 1.45 5.63 3.88
1889 Giants 6 - - 0 0 n/a 51.5 4.9 9.4 0.96 5.09 5.32
1890 Giants 5 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.6 9.1 0.56 3.19 5.72
1891 Porkers 4 - - 0 0 n/a 110.0 3.9 15.7 0.88 4.39 5.00
1891 Reds 3 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 3.8 23.0 0.80 3.93 4.94
1892 Giants 2 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.4 11.6 0.92 4.30 4.67
1893 Giants 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 8.7 0.27 1.45 5.40
1893 Bridegrooms 0 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.56 4.50 8.10
9 Years 29 - - 0 0 n/a 78.3 10.9 16.8 0.81 4.18 5.15

Ed Crane

Ed Crane Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1884 Boston Unions n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1885 Providence Grays n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1885 Buffalo Bisons n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1886 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1888 New York Giants n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1889 New York Giants n/a $3,800.00 n/a n/a
1890 New York Giants n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1891 Cincinnati Porkers n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1891 Cincinnati Reds n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1892 New York Giants n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1893 New York Giants n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1893 Brooklyn Bridegrooms n/a Undetermined n/a n/a

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