1915 Statistics

VANCOUVER COMMERCIAL LEAGUE

J. McWhinney of National Biscuits and Camille "Lefty" Delcourt of Malkins were the cream of the crop among the moundsmen in the 1915 Vancouver Commercial League.  McWhinney won six of seven decisions for the best winning percentage among qualifiers while Delcourt won the most games, nine, while dropping just two. He led the league in strikeouts with 113 in 11 games and allowed just 27 runs in those eleven games.


   VANCOUVER COMMERCIAL LEAGUE     G  W  L   PCT  IP  AB   H   R  BB  SO HB WP    ERA
   Richardson VNB                  4  2  0 1.000      71  10  10  10  22  4  2
   Wood BCT                        3  2  0 1.000      58  77   7   2  10  1  1
   David BCT                       1  1  0 1.000      36   8   4   2   2  0  0
   Rogers VBR                      1  1  0 1.000      30   9   8   6   6  3  1
   McWhinney J. VNB                7  6  1  .857     163  28  22  15  37 13  0
   Delcourt Camille VMK           11  9  2  .818     253  52  27  19 113  1  3
   Patterson VNB                   5  4  1  .800     111  19  16  12  30  2  1
   Sparks BCT                      3  2  1  .667      77  20  16   9  11  2  0
   Poupore W. VBR                  3  1  1  .500      75  20  19   6  16  1  1
   Lowry VCT                       2  1  1  .500      47  10  11   5  19  1  0
   Brethour Ira VBR                5  2  2  .500     124  18  18  16  53  1  5
   Harbottle VCT                   4  1  3  .250     117  39  42  13  15  2  0
   Biddie BCT                      5  1  4  .200     117  26  31  21  37  7  0
   Reichard BCT                    1  0  1  .000      24   4   4   2   4  0  0
   Miller VCF                      2  0  1  .000      32   7  13   5   7  1  1
   Johnson VCT                     1  0  1  .000      31  13  12   1   2  1  0
   Smirl VCT                       3  0  2  .000      81  22  21   5   7  0  0
   Thurston VCF                    3  0  3  .000      81  24  22   9  17  4  2
   King VCT                        3  0  3  .000      84  16  18   9  15  4  2
   Sullivan VCF                    3  0  3  .000      69  17  15  15  11  2  3
   Source :  Vancouver Daily World, August 3, 1915
   BCT=BC Telephones, VBR=Snider & Brethour, VCF=Firemen, VCT=Crescents, VMK=Malkins, VNB=National Biscuit
 

WINNIPEG SENIOR AMATEUR LEAGUE 

Elmwood's Billy Galbraith has captured the batting championship for the 1915 Winnipeg Senior Amateur League. The Giants' third baseman compiled a .525 mark in 11 games to easily captured the crown over Brock Henry of the Granites who finished at .463.

Alex Ross of the Granites was the top hurler with six wins in seven decisions. Dave Manson of the Arenas had five wins and one loss.


 
   WINNIPEG SENIOR LEAGUE          GP  AB   R   H  TB  2B  3B  HR  SB RBI   PCT
   Cantwell Dan, WCC                3   9   4   5                          .556
   Bingham E., WKP                  3  11   2   6                          .545
   Galbraith Billy, EL             11  40  14  21                          .525
   May L., WN                       1   2   0   1                          .500
   Henry Brock, WGR                15  54  13  25                          .463
   Franks Carl, EL                  4  14   4   6                          .429
   McVey, WKP                      12  38   8  16                          .421
   McLennan Alex, WA               11  38  14  16                          .421  (1)
   Russell, EL                      2   5   2   2                          .400
   Cuthbert, WKP                   10  36  11  14                          .389
   McLaughlin, EL                   7  15   5   6                          .400  (1)
   Johnston, WGR                   14  45  10  16                          .356
   Hunter, WKP                      3   6   2   2                          .333
   Strong, WN                       2   9   1   3                          .333
   Argue, WKP                       1   3   0   1                          .333
   Strainsby Bert, WCC              2   6   0   2                          .333
   Dion Henry, WN                   2   3   0   1                          .333
   Rankin, WN                       8  26   9   8                          .308  (1)
   Gantz, WN                       10  32   9  10                          .313
   Loughlin Clem, WCC              13  39  12  12                          .308
   Bell, WCC                        9  33   8  10                          .303
   Mowbray Fred, WKP                7  27   3   8                          .296
   Shannon Tommy, EL               14  47   7  14                          .298
   Latimer G.C., WGR                9  35   8  10                          .286
   Nott Ivan, WA                   14  57  11  16                          .281
   Reardon, WN                     11  33   4   9                          .273
   Auger H., WN                     8  22   3   6                          .273
   Miller Dave, WA                 13  37  10  10                          .270
   McCallum E.C., WGR              10  37   7  10                          .270
   Osborne, WCC                    13  52  13  14                          .269
   Ardell, WCC                      4  15   1   4                          .267
   Wheeler, EL                      8  15   7   4                          .267
   Lloyd Bert, WA                  12  30   8   8                          .267
   Anderson, WKP                    4  15   3   4                          .267
   Schollenberg Charlie, WA        13  53   9  14                          .264
   Finkill Billy, WKP              12  38  17  10                          .263
   Tighe Roy, WKP                   2   7   1   2                          .286  (1)
   Morris, WKP                      2   4   3   1                          .250
   McLeod, WKP                      9  32   2   8                          .250
   Weaver, WKP                      1   4   0   1                          .250
   Raymond, EL                      9  28   6   7                          .250
   Collins, WKP                     1   4   3   1                          .250
   Kruspe, WCC                      5  18   3   4                          .222  (1)
   Borwick, WKP                     8  29   7   7                          .241
   Gillies, WA                     14  55  15  13                          .236
   Lawrie Jimmy, WKP               12  40   8   9                          .225
   Kane J. WCC                      7  18   7   4                          .222
   May Herb, WN                    10  36   5   8                          .222
   Wood, WKP                        3   9   3   2                          .222
   Wilson, WGR                     15  41  10   9                          .220
   Chisholm W., WCC                13  41   5   9                          .220
   Bibeau, WN                       8  32   5   7                          .219
   Maxwell Fred, WA                14  46  14  10                          .217
   Borland Billy, WA                4  14   1   3                          .214
   Singenbush, WA                  10  28   4   6                          .214
   Carl Gordon, WA                 14  52  13  11                          .212
   Poucher, WN                     10  33   7   7                          .212
   McDonald, WA                     9  25   3   5                          .200
   Siddle, WCC                      2   5   1   1                          .200
   Scott, EL                        6  15   2   2                          .133  (1)
   Anderson, WGR                   12  30   4   6                          .200
   Esau J., WGR                     8  26   7   5                          .192
   Morton Jake, WGR                14  47  12   9                          .191
   Murray Billy, WGR                7  22   3   4                          .182
   Baker, EL                       14  46  13   8                          .174
   Cochrane Tommy, WCC              3  11   1   2                          .182
   Kennedy, EL                      3   6   2   1                          .167
   Collier, EL                      8  24   1   4                          .167
   Muirhead Walter, EL             13  48   9   8                          .167
   Cantwell Pete, WCC               2   6   2   1                          .167
   May W., WN                      12  36   6   6                          .167
   McKendry W., WGR                 2   6   2   1                          .167
   Chisholm F, WCC                 13  43   9   7                          .163
   Gates, EL                       11  32   5   5                          .156
   Jones, WKP                       4  13   0   2                          .154
   Fulford, WCC                    12  46   4   7                          .152
   Chase, WCC                       4  14   4   2                          .143
   Hammond, WCC                     7  21   4   3                          .143
   Freeman, EL                      9  28   6   4                          .143
   Morrison, WCC                    6  14   1   2                          .143
   Cail, WN                        11  26   3   3                          .115
   Brodeur A., WCC-WA               3   9   2   1                          .111
   Wessells, WN                     8  27   4   3                          .111
   Green, EL                        3  10   0   1                          .100
   Samson Ab, WKP                   5  11   0   1                          .091
   Hessian Bert, WGR                4  11   0   1                          .091
   Ross Alex, WGR                  11  23   5   2                          .087
   Gladu A., WN                     4  13   2   1                          .077
   Shoey Lefty, EL                  6  14   1   1                          .071
   May Sid, WCC                     6  19   2   1                          .053
   Dow, WKP                         8  29   3   0                          .000
   Manson Dave, WA                  7  17   2   0                          .000
   Neville, EL                      4  11   0   0                          .000
   Edginton, WKP                    1   3   0   0                          .000
   Marshall, WN                     3   8   0   0                          .000
   (1) The published statistics showed McLennan with a .410 average,
   but the hits & at bats produce .321; McLaughlin shown with a .375
   average but numbers produce .400;  Rankin published at .315, but
   numbers produce .308; Tighe .257/.286; Kruspe .244/.222; Scott .200/.133
   Source :  Winnipeg Tribune, November 3, 1915
   WINNIPEG SENIOR LEAGUE         G GS CG  W  L   PCT  IP   H   R  ER  BB  SO HB WP    ERA
   Ross Alex, WGR                 10        6  1  .857
   Manson Dave,  WA                7        5  1  .833                                     (2)
   Shorey Lefty, EL                6        4  1  .800
   McDonald, WA                    8        4  2  .667
   Brodeur A., WCC                 2        2  0 1.000
   Hessian Bert, WGR               4        2  1  .667
   Cochrane Tommy, WCC             3        2  1  .667
   Green, EL                       3        2  1  .667
   Bingham E., WKP                 3        2  1  .667
   Bell, WCC                       5        2  2  .500
   Kennedy, EL                     2        1  0 1.000
   Morton, WGR                     7        1  1  .500
   Hunter, WKP                     3        1  2  .333
   Scott, EL                       3        1  2  .333
   Bibeau, WN                      6        1  3  .250
   Cail, WN                        6        1  4  .200
   Cantwell, WCC                   2        0  0  .000
   Hammond, WCC                    3        0  1  .000
   Jones, WKP                      2        0  1  .000
   Poucher, WN                     2        0  1  .000
   Auger, WN                       5        0  2  .000
   May, WCC                        3        0  2  .000
   Nevilles, EL                    3        0  3  .000
   McLeod, WKP                     6        0  4  .000
  (2) Published report identified the hurler as Ross of the Arenas, but there was 
no such pitcher. The missing hurler for the club was Dave Manson.
   Source :  Winnipeg Tribune, November 3, 1915