1918 Rosters     



Beavers :  Bellcourt OF, Brady F. C, Brady T. P, Brunskill 2B/OF, Hilldrup OF, Houlding SS/C, Jones 3B, Sammwebber 3B/OF/2B, Schrader OF, Smith 1B, Swail P

Pilgrims :   Barnes Charlie 2B/OF, Brown Harley 1B, Chantry OF, Falby 1B/OF/2B, Harris Alex C, Lemery OF, McIntosh 2B, Peck 2B/OF, Richards Don P, Robillard 3B, Taylor Dave SS, Upton C

Quakers :   Barnes OF, Barrett SS, Borland OF, Brunskill Cy 2B/OF, Cummings P, Hilldrup C/OF, Jones W. 3B, Kelly “King” P, Lemery OF, Miller C, Peck 3B, Pinder Bob 1B/2B/P/3B, Sammwebber 2B, Smith Charlie OF, Taylor W. C, Wagner 1B, Walker OF/3B, Wilson OF 

Sutherland :   Barnes OF, Campbell 1B, Duffy P/SS, Guthrie 1B, Hamilton OF, Lemery OF, McOrmond OF, Pickard 3B, Poulin 3B, Reilly/Riley C, Ross P, Scobie C, Sheppard SS, Spence OF, Veitch 2B 


Capitals :   Allan P/OF, Baldwin Bill OF, Batey C, Blacklock 1B/C, Collins “Spike” P/OF, Cook OF, Dent George OF, Downey 1B, Gearhart 3B/2B, Hamilton OF (also Imperial Life), Harkins “Shorty” P/2B, Harrington C/OF, Hastings “Miggs” P/OF/1B, Holland SS, Knowles 2B/OF/SS, McTavish 1B/OF/SS/3B, Moroschan Pamfil “Casey” SS/P/OF/2B/3B/1B, Nelson Tom 2B, Nichols 3B, Quane OF, Smith Mathew “Mutt” 3B/2B/SS/P, Steinbach OF, Townsend Frank OF/2B/1B/C

Garrys :   Campbell Jack C/MGR, Cook Russell P/OF/2B, Crosby Gordon OF, Drescher OF, Farquhar Jack SS/P, Gray Dick P/OF/SS, Hinchey Ernie 2B/1B, Janzen Verne 2B/OF/C/3B/1B/SS, Kain Terence P, Oliver 3B/2B, Otton Charley OF/3B, Parkinson Ashley 1B, Parkinson Chester OF/P, Stevens Cy OF, Van Gorder OF

Imperial Life :   Arthurs 1B, Bennett Wilbur OF/1B, Cook C. 2B/SS/OF, Dickey Harold P/2B, Dunstan Kasimer OF, Forrest 2B, Fraser Otis C/SS, Fraser Roy OF/SS/2B, Garrett Bert P/MGR, Hamilton OF (also Capitals), Holmes J. 1B/SS/OF, Kieley OF, Kitner 3B, Mastel Frank 2B, Medland OF, Middleton OF, Orr SS/OF, Patterson OF, Reimer “Casey” OF/C/SS/1B, Teipel P/SS/2B, Van Strome OF

Rosters of teams playing exhibition games against clubs from the Regina Northside League

Moose Jaw Robin Hoods :   Armstrong 3B, Erickson OF, Fennil OF, Henderson Cliff OF, Johnston SS, Kent OF, Love Gordon C, MacDonald Jim 1B, O’Day William “Hank” 2B/MGR, Phillips OF, Smith Murray P/OF, Swannie OF, Vold “Lefty” P/OF

Rouleau :   Armour OF, Cochrane OF, Farness P/2B, Johnston 2B, Jones SS/2B, Kuehl OF/3B/P, Lee 3B/3B, Munro C, Petersmeyer C, Sanborn 1B, Westbrook OF

Swift Current :   Borthwick Jim P/OF, Costello Jack P, Elliott Abe 2B, Emms OF/SS, Harrison C, Helmer 1B, Jackson SS/OF, Kauson P, McWilliams Archie C, Petersen Walter P, Reidler OF, Robinson “Rabbit” 3B, Ross OF,


Bassano Bear Cats :  Billy, Burley C, Burroughs P, Craig Percy 2B, Culberton, Currie OF, Fortier Bill C/1B/3B, Furlatt OF, Graham Bill P, Graham Harry “Chief” P/1B, McCaugherty OF, Oderkirk 2B/SS, Pinneo P, Sommerville OF/C, Steneil SS, Williams Steve 2B



Arenas :  Baker OF, , Bateman “Buck” SS/2B/OF, , Bingham E. P/OF, , Burgess OF, , Casey Pat OF, , Chisholm 3B/C, , Collins OF, , Congalton Jimmy OF, , Cuthbert Laurie P, , Cuthbert S.(Fuzz) 1B, , Davies P, , Galbraith Billy 3B, , Jones “Casey” P, , Maxwell Fred “Steamer” OF/SS, , May Sid P, , McDonald Avon P, , McKim P, , McLennan Alex 1B/OF, , Neil Connie 3B/SS, , Nelson 2B/OF, , Nott Ivan 2B/MGR, , Parkinson "Check" 1B, , Phillips A. OF, , Robertson C. OF, , Robertson Homer SS, , Robertson Jack SS/OF/1B, , Ross Alex P/OF, , Scott H. P, , Shannon Tommy OF, , Spracklin OF, , Thorarinson Thor C/1B, , Warren Fred(Bunny) OF

Catholic Club :  Brodeur A. P, , Burgess OF, , Burke SS, , Cann Pat , , Cantwell Dan OF, , Cantwell Pete P, , Chisholm Billy 3B, , Gibbons C, , Gilchrist OF, , Hessian Bert(Lefty) OF/P, , Knight Bill SS/2B, , Lapp OF, , May Herb 1B, , Roche Wally 2B, , Ross P/OF, , Shannon Tommy OF, , Sheppard Stuart C, , Sigurdson Hank, , Smith OF, , Spence 3B /SS, , Stevenson P, , Williams 2B

Dominion Express :  Barton C, , Baynham OF, , Bussler P, , Caithness C, , Craig Percy P/OF, , Donnelly OF, , Frick Art P, , Frick E. OF, , Gladu C, , Guarnera Gus SS, , Hart OF, , Hipfel P, , Hood Tommy 2B, , Irvin Alex 1B, , Jones Buster P, , Kendall "Sig" B, , Mathewson OF, , Nestor Victor P, , Perlman Sam C, , Russell 1B, , Samson Ab C, , Stokes 1B, , Terry W.(Bill) OF, , Tompkins SS

Granites :  Baynham R. P, , Burgess Hunter OF, , Eadie 1B, , Fidler Alex 2B, , Flannigan Doc OF, , Goodman Mike OF/3B, , Helfrick W.(Dutch)3B, , Hudson Gordon C, , Lawrie Jim SS, , Lexier Nap Mascot, , McKeown 3B, , Ross Alex P/3B, , Ross Milt OF, , Scott W.J. C, , Sigurdson Hank P, , Sigurdson Sam OF, , Singbush Ron C, , Smith Billy SS, , Tinney Doug C, , Tinney Fred 1B, , Vogan "Lefty" OF, , Wynant Oscar UT


Vancouver City Baseball League 

American Can Company  (referred to as the Cancos) : Andrews OF, Cahill OF/1B, Clark/Clarke OF, Crooks OF, Ferguson R. 3B/1B/SS/OF, Fitzpatrick A. C/OF, Fitzpatrick B. 2B/P/C, George P/SS, Gustafson 1B/P/2B/SS/OF, Hughes 2B, Jack 3B/C/P, Judge, Mattix P, McCullough C (also Delmonico Cafe – Commercial League), McGuigan 1B, Mundie 3B, Newton C, Raftery SS/3B/OF, Richardson D. 1B, Richardson G. OF, Richardson H. 2B/OF/P, Roberts OF, Ross C, Ruben, Ruth C/OF/2B/3B, Simpson 1B, Webster SS

Coughlan’s : Baker C, Barber OF, Brown/Browne D. 1B, Brown/Browne J. OF, Brown/Browne M. OF, Diebel 2B, Fox 3B/SS/P, Gemmell OF, Harris 3B/P, Heise C, Henderson, Holt C, Lewis P, McKay OF, Nahanee P/C, Sayer SS/2B, Stickney P

Hudson’s Bay (dropped out in late July) : Almas OF, Black OF/SS/C, Blackburn Phil SS/OF/P, Campbell C/OF, Ferguson 2B, Jeffers 3B/OF, Jopson 1B/OF, McLean C/2B/OF, McInnis, McKillop OF/3B, Mills OF, Phillips P/SS/OF/3B, Shean C, Shillingford/Shillingsford C, Stewart 1B/OF, Vater 2B/C /SS

Vancouver Province : Calder OF, Gardner OF/C/2B, Gordon 2B/SS, Herbsman OF, Hunter OF, Malley 3B/OF/P, Masle 2B, McKillop OF, Murray “Duck” SS/1B/2B/OF, Roblin C, Smitheringale P, Stedham 1B, Turnbull 3B, Wilson OF, Worley SS/1B

Vancouver Sun : Boe Charles OF, Boe Chester 1B, Bradbury “Bum” 3B/2B, Crawford OF, Farquhar 2B/SS/3B, Fitzpatrick OF, Harrison P/OF, Lewis P, McKenzie OF, Masi C, Payne OF, Shafer Bill SS, Stewart B. OF, Stewart M. C, Thurston 3B/P/OF, Vanison OF

Vancouver World : Basiern/Basireau D. P, Blake OF/P/3B, Brouse C, Bryant P, Clark/Clarke W. C/P/SS, Hughes 2B (also Purdy-Centrals – Commercial League), Mattix SS/2B, Nash G. 1B/3B, Phillips C, Pippes P/OF, Prowse G. 3B/OF, Richardson SS, Ross E. SS, St. Claire H. P/OF, Torey A. OF, Torey L. 2B, Vernon E. OF, Vernon Sid 2B/C/3B/1B/MGR, Walker R. OF, Young Ralph OF

Vancouver Commercial Baseball League

Central Club (generally called the Centrals) : Brethour Ed MGR, Brethour Ira P/OF, Browne OF, Buchanan Al OF/2B/C, Freshfield Dean 3B/OF (also Delmonico Cafe), Fuller 2B, Jardine Tommy 2B/SS/P, Mayfield OF, McGregor R. SS/P, McLean Cy C, Muskett OF/2B/1B/3B, Pringle Johnny 1B/P/C, Rickson OF, Rodgers/Rogers P/OF, Somerton OF, Thorpe OF, Wood/Woods 3B/OF/C/1B

Coughlan’s : Brand Bill P, Brown Joe 2B/OF/P, Bullard Russ SS/3B (also National Biscuit Company), Corbiere Art P, Durfee/Durofee P/OF, Finch Charlie C (also National Biscuit Company), Hanifan/Hanifin/Hannifan 3B/C/2B/OF, Hastings Joe P, Hedigan Tom OF/1B, Kelly OF/C, Lewis OF, Lochead Jack C/OF/2B, Lochead Tommy 2B/OF/P, McDonald Ivan P, McGregor A. OF, McSorley OF, Moran/Morin 2B/SS/1B, Neilson Andy MGR, Paepke Ernie 2B/P/3B, Rogers 1B/C/3B/OF, Stinson

Delmonico Cafe : Bertram, Boe OF, Butler SS, Cann 2B, Chapman, Dawson OF (also Purdy’s), Ferguson C. OF, Ferguson G. 2B, Ferguson R. OF/P, Fogleman OF, Freshfield OF/2B/SS (also Central Club), Fyfe OF/1B/2B, Gibson 2B/OF, Giguere 2B/SS (also Purdy’s), Gourlay P/3B (also Purdy’s), Hainsworth P, Johnson/Johnston P/2B/SS/OF, Jones Lou MGR, Krueger 2B, Larson “Tat” P/SS/1B, Leach 1B/C, Lochead W. OF/2B, Manson OF/SS, McCullough C/OF (also American Can Company – City League), Shakespeare P, Silver OF/2B, Somerville C, Stewart OF, Storme P/OF, Sutherland, Tatman Paul 3B/P, Windblad/Windhead 2B/1B, Wyard Jack 1B/C/SS, York OF

National Biscuit Company : Andrews Jack 1B/OF, Archambeault Joe OF, Balcom P, Blochberger Walter C/OF, Bullard Russ SS/OF (also Coughlans), Crowe OF, Elmer OF, Ewart OF/1B/P, Finch Charlie C (also Coughlan’s), Finnson P, Foley OF/1B/C, Gorlay P (also Purdy-Centrals), Guichon P/2B, McConvey 1B, McGregor R. SS (also Centrals), McKenzie Dan MGR, Nordman P/OF, Ralston Jimmy 2B/SS, Richardson “Minnie” P/OF, Scott OF/C/1B, Solloway Leo 3B, Sparks “Lefty P (also Purdy’s), Stewart, Stoddart P, Watters Jimmy 2B/OF (also Purdy’s), White, Williams OF, Wilson OF/2B/C/1B

Purdy’s : Blochberger Ted OF, Clarke 1B, Dawson OF, Dolphin OF, Giguere OF (also Delmonico Cafe), Gourlay P, Holt C/OF, Joliffe Ernie SS, Jones Bill 1B/MGR, McDonald M. P, McDonald Ira OF, McGirr 3B, McLeod 1B/SS, Parnell/Parsell 2B/OF, Richardson C/OF, Sparks “Lefty” P/OF (also National Biscuit Company), Watters Jimmy 2B

Roster of amalgamated entry

Purdy-Centrals : Brethour Ira P, Buchanan Al OF/C, Dawson OF, Gourlay P (also Delmonicos) , Hawkins Bert MGR, Holt OF, Hughes (also Vancouver World – City League), Jardine Blair 2B, Joliffe Ernie SS, Joliffe Percy OF, McDonald M. OF/P, McGirr 3B, Pringle Johnny 1B, Richardson C, Shaver 1B, Ward OF, Wood Herb OF/3B

Rosters of 1918 exhibition game opponents

Anacortes WA : Baker OF/3B, Bowcher 1B, Bray C, Cox OF, Johnson 2B, Lewis SS, Monks OF, Rocky P, Stephens 3B/OF

Camp Lewis WA : Altermatt 3B, Arnspiger C, Bigbee P/OF, Borton OF, Cooney P/OF, Freshfield OF, Hawkes OF, Judd OF, Kibble 2B, Kraft SS, McHenry 1B/OF, Ruether “Dutch” Walter P/1B*, Sullivan 2B/OF

*MLB player 1917-1927 serving in U.S. military during 1918

Victoria Cubs : Balcom P, Brown SS, Campbell OF, Cottell OF, George C, Green 1B, Green #2 3B, Holness Jimmy P, McKay P/OF, Milne OF, Straight P, Townsley C, White Bob 2B

Vancouver International Baseball League

Asahis : Iakata SS, Ito 3B, Kitagawa E. OF, Kitagawa H. P, Kitagawa Y. C, Kitamura 2B, Kumita OF, Matoba SS/OF, Matsumiya 2B, Miyasaki 1B, Nakano P, Niimi OF, Wakabayashi OF, Yoshioka P

Empress Manufacturing : Boe 1B, Callaghan 3B/OF, Chapman OF/1B/2B, Clark/Clarke OF, Cooper C, Duckworth OF/2B, Farquhar 3B, Hunter P, Milling OF, Pearse 3B, Phillips P, Raftery B. 2B, Raftery C. SS, Richardson G. 2B/SS, Roberts 1B, Shaver C/3B/SS, Smith C, Storey OF

Hanbury’s : Bouchard A. 3B/2B, Brown J. P, Calder OF, Coyle OF/P, Daniels C, Goodall 1B, Inch P/OF, Jones M. 2B/OF/SS/3B, Lewis OF/P, MacIntosh 2B/OF, Mills OF/2B, Mortimer SS/1B, Randall OF, Smith OF

Ross & Howard : Abran P, Beath 3B, Clark P, Elliott 1B, Fox C, Lewis T. OF, Masi A. SS, Masi S. C, Salmon OF, Sinnons OF, Thurston P, Worley 2B

Rosters of 1918 exhibition game opponents

Britannia Beach : Campon SS, Carson 3B, Dunn OF, Ferguson P, Johnson 1B, King OF, McTigue C, Oka OF, Priest 2B

Powell River : Clibier P, Gribble C