1898 Boston Beaneaters Roster

The 1898 Boston Beaneaters team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1898 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1898 Boston Beaneaters Opening Day starters list, a 1898 Boston Beaneaters salary list, a 1898 Boston Beaneaters uniform number breakdown and a 1898 Boston Beaneaters primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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"Under (Frank) Selee, Boston went on to garner National League pennants in 1891 and 1892, establishing the Boston club as one of the great baseball dynasties of the 19th century." - National Baseball Hall of Fame

1898 Boston Beaneaters

Complete Roster

5-11
190
Left
Left
1871-06-13
158
Right
Right
1872-12-25
5-10½
175
Right
Both
1869-09-14
6-01
210
Right
Left
1866-10-23
6-02
185
Right
Right
1876-04-12
5-10
170
Right
Right
1871-10-25
5-11
207
Right
Right
1875-01-07
5-10
190
Right
Right
1874-06-05
5-09
178
Right
Right
1870-01-16
Unknown
168
Right
Left
1871-08-17
5-08½
160
Right
Left
1866-04-13
5-10
150
Right
Right
1865-07-10
5-06
145
Right
Left
1873-11-24
5-09
155
Left
Left
1871-11-26
5-07
168
Right
Right
1866-11-26
5-06
165
Right
Left
1866-02-15
5-09
180
Right
Right
1876-03-04
6-04
180
Right
Left
1870-02-09
5-07½
170
Unknown
Unknown
1874-05-26
5-08
165
Right
Right
1868-01-30
5-10
160
Left
Left
1873-01-10
6-02
185
Right
Right
1868-03-31
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The 1898 Boston Beaneaters played 149 games during the regular season, won 102 games, lost 47 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at South End Grounds III (Park Factors: 105/102) where 229,275 fans witnessed their 1898 Beaneaters finish the season with a .685 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1898 Boston Beaneaters Opening Day starters list, a 1898 Boston Beaneaters salary list, a 1898 Boston Beaneaters uniform number breakdown and a 1898 Boston Beaneaters primary starters list:

1898 Boston Beaneaters
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1898 Boston Beaneaters
Most Games by Position

1898 Boston Beaneaters
Salaries

$2,400.00

1898 Boston Beaneaters
Uniform Numbers

Uniform Numbers Not Worn

Did you know that a 1898 Boston Beaneaters Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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