Bones Ely Stats

Bones Ely was born on Sunday, June 7, 1863, in North Girard, Pennsylvania. Ely was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 19, 1884, with the Buffalo Bisons. 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 Bones Ely baseball stats page.

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Bones Ely


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Birth Name:
William Frederick Ely
Nickname:
Bones
Born On:
06-07-1863  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
North Girard, Pennsylvania
Year of Death Data Died On:
01-10-1952 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Berkeley, California
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Girard Academy (Girard, PA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
6-01
Player Weight Chart Weight:
155
First Game:
06-19-1884 (Age 21)
Last Game:
09-24-1902
Draft:
Not Applicable

Bones Ely

Bones Ely Pitching Stats

1884 21 Bisons 1 1 0 0 1 .000 14.40 0 0 0 5.0 39 17 8 15 1 5 - 4 1 0 0 -
1886 23 Colonels 6 4 2 0 4 .000 5.32 4 0 1 44.0 215 53 26 47 0 26 - 28 0 0 0 -
1890 27 Stars 1 0 1 0 0 .000 22.50 0 0 0 2.0 0 7 5 5 0 0 - 0 0 0 0 -
1894 31 Browns 1 0 - 0 0 .000 0.00 0 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 - 0 3 - 0 - - - -
4 Years 9 5 3 0 5 .000 6.75 4 0 1 52.0 254 77 39 67 1 34 - 32 1 0 0 -

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Bones Ely Hitting Stats

1884 21 Bisons 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - 0 - .000 .000 .000
1886 23 Colonels 10 32 5 5 0 0 0 0 6 2 - - - - 0 - .156 .206 .156
1890 27 Stars 119 496 72 130 16 6 0 0 64 31 - - - - 2 - .262 .308 .319
1891 28 Bridegrooms 31 111 9 17 0 1 0 0 11 7 - 9 - - 0 - .153 .203 .171
1893 30 Browns 44 178 25 45 1 6 0 0 16 17 - 13 - - 0 - .253 .318 .326
1894 31 Browns 127 510 85 156 20 12 12 0 89 30 - 34 13 - 0 - .306 .344 .463
1895 32 Browns 117 467 68 121 16 2 1 0 46 19 - 17 13 - 0 - .259 .288 .308
1896 33 Pirates 128 537 85 153 15 9 3 0 77 33 - 33 28 - 0 - .285 .326 .363
1897 34 Pirates 133 516 63 146 20 8 2 1 74 25 - - 15 - 1 - .283 .317 .364
1898 35 Pirates 148 519 49 110 14 5 2 0 44 24 - - 13 - 0 - .212 .247 .270
1899 36 Pirates 138 522 66 145 18 6 3 0 72 22 - - 29 - 5 - .278 .313 .352
1900 37 Pirates 130 475 60 116 6 6 0 0 51 17 - - 10 - 1 - .244 .272 .282
1901 38 Pirates 65 240 18 50 6 3 0 0 28 6 - - 5 - 2 - .208 .234 .258
1901 38 Athletics 45 171 11 37 6 2 0 0 16 3 - - 8 - 0 - .216 .230 .275
1902 39 Senators 105 381 39 100 11 2 1 0 62 21 - - 15 - 0 - .262 .301 .310
14 Years 1,341 5,159 655 1,331 149 68 24 1 656 257 - 106 149 - 11 - .258 .295 .327

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Bones Ely Fielding Stats

1884 Bisons P 1 1 15 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1884 Bisons RF 1 - - 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1886 Colonels OF 5 - - 8 1.6 7 7 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .875 0.00
1886 Colonels P 6 4 132 10 1.7 10 2 8 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 2.05
1890 Stars 1B 4 - - 36 9.0 34 34 0 2 5 n/a n/a n/a .944 0.00
1890 Stars 2B 2 - - 5 2.5 4 2 2 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .800 0.00
1890 Stars 3B 1 - - 6 6.0 6 2 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1890 Stars OF 78 - - 211 2.7 193 179 14 18 1 n/a n/a n/a .915 0.00
1890 Stars P 1 0 6 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 4.50
1890 Stars SS 36 - - 216 6.0 204 81 123 12 14 n/a n/a n/a .944 0.00
1891 Bridegrooms 2B 1 - - 5 5.0 5 1 4 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1891 Bridegrooms 3B 2 - - 12 6.0 10 3 7 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .833 0.00
1891 Bridegrooms SS 28 - - 184 6.6 160 54 106 24 9 n/a n/a n/a .870 0.00
1893 Browns SS 44 - - 262 6.0 237 98 139 25 16 n/a n/a n/a .905 0.00
1894 Browns 2B 1 - - 9 9.0 7 3 4 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .778 0.00
1894 Browns P 1 0 3 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1894 Browns SS 126 - - 794 6.3 715 273 442 79 51 n/a n/a n/a .901 0.00
1895 Browns SS 117 - - 707 6.0 654 247 407 53 52 n/a n/a n/a .925 0.00
1896 Pirates SS 128 - - 752 5.9 690 258 432 62 52 n/a n/a n/a .918 0.00
1897 Pirates SS 133 - - 819 6.2 759 308 451 60 41 n/a n/a n/a .927 0.00
1898 Pirates SS 148 - - 889 6.0 838 311 527 51 58 n/a n/a n/a .943 0.00
1899 Pirates 2B 6 - - 44 7.3 43 15 28 1 2 n/a n/a n/a .977 0.00
1899 Pirates SS 132 - - 804 6.1 746 274 472 58 45 n/a n/a n/a .928 0.00
1900 Pirates SS 130 - - 797 6.1 745 242 503 52 62 n/a n/a n/a .935 0.00
1901 Pirates 3B 1 - - 1 1.0 1 0 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1901 Pirates SS 64 - - 357 5.6 327 112 215 30 23 n/a n/a n/a .916 0.00
1901 Athletics SS 45 - - 264 5.9 241 85 156 23 19 n/a n/a n/a .913 0.00
1902 Senators SS 105 - - 637 6.1 588 238 350 49 31 n/a n/a n/a .923 0.00
SS Totals 1,236 0 0 7,482 6.1 6,904 2,581 4,323 578 473 n/a n/a n/a .923 0.00
OF Totals 83 0 0 219 2.6 200 186 14 19 1 n/a n/a n/a .913 0.00
2B Totals 10 0 0 63 6.3 59 21 38 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .937 0.00
P Totals 9 5 156 12 1.3 11 2 9 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .917 1.90
3B Totals 4 0 0 19 4.8 17 5 12 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .895 0.00
1B Totals 4 0 0 36 9.0 34 34 0 2 5 n/a n/a n/a .944 0.00
RF Totals 1 0 0 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
14 Years 1,347 5 156 7,832 5.8 7,225 2,829 4,396 607 481 n/a n/a n/a .922 1,250.48

Bones Ely

Bones Ely Miscellaneous Stats

1884 Bisons - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.80 7.20 9.00
1886 Colonels 1 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 5.3 1.08 5.73 5.32
1890 Stars 44 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 7.8 0.00 0.00 0.00
1891 Bridegrooms 4 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 12.3 10.1 - - -
1893 Browns 2 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 13.7 11.1 - - -
1894 Browns 23 - - 0 0 n/a 42.5 15.0 5.7 0.00 0.00 27.00
1895 Browns 28 - - 0 0 n/a 467.0 27.5 10.2 - - -
1896 Pirates 18 - - 0 0 n/a 179.0 16.3 7.0 - - -
1897 Pirates 10 - - 0 0 n/a 258.0 0.0 7.0 - - -
1898 Pirates 6 - - 0 0 n/a 259.5 0.0 11.8 - - -
1899 Pirates 8 - - 0 0 n/a 174.0 0.0 7.3 - - -
1900 Pirates 6 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 9.3 - - -
1901 Pirates 5 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 8.6 - - -
1901 Athletics 6 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 10.7 - - -
1902 Senators 3 - - 0 0 n/a 381.0 0.0 6.1 - - -
14 Years 164 - - 0 0 n/a 215.0 48.7 7.9 0.94 5.54 5.88

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Bones Ely Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1884 Buffalo Bisons n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1886 Louisville Colonels n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1890 Syracuse Stars n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1891 Brooklyn Bridegrooms n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1893 St. Louis Browns n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1894 St. Louis Browns n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1895 St. Louis Browns n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1896 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1897 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1898 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1899 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1900 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1901 Pittsburgh Pirates n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1901 Philadelphia Athletics n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1902 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
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