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Frank Selee
(1890-1905)
Selee managed the Boston Beaneaters from 1890 to 1901 and ended up with five pennants and a record of 1,004-649. Selee's greatest gift was finding young talent -- to wit, players like Kid Nichols and Vic Willis. Selee was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1999.
Cy Seymour
(1896-1913)
Led the NL with 239 strikeouts in 1898, but after the 1899 season his arm gave out and he became one of the game's best hitters, coming close to winning the NL's Triple Crown in 1905 with .377, 8, 121 marks.
Jimmy Sheckard
(1897-1913)
Sheckard was the first 20th-century player to hit grand slams in two consecutive games -- on September 23 and September 24, 1901.
Bill Stemmeyer
(1885-88)
You wouldn't want to face this guy. Stemmeyer set an all-time record for wild pitches with 64 in 1886. Even so, he won 22 games that year.
Joe Start
(1871-86)
One of the game's best first basemen for two decades. Start is credited with being the player who ended the amazing winning streak of the Cincinnati Red Stockings on June 14, 1870 while playing for the Brooklyn Athletics. Start retired with a .300 batting average and numerous records.
"Old Reliable"     BORN 10.14.1842, New York, NY     .299, 15, 544
Dick Stuart
(1958-66, 1969)
All-Star Stuart was a very good hitter -- and a very bad fielder. From 1958 to 1964 he led the majors (or was tied for the lead) in the number of errors committed by a first baseman.
Moose Stubing
(1967)

Stubing's career as a player lasted just five games in 1967 with the California Angels. In 1988 he was called upon to manage the Angels for the last eight games of 1988 following the firing of field general Cookie Rojas. Stubing lost all eight games, tying George Creamer (1884, Pittsburgh Alleghenys) for the record of most managerial losses without a win.
Chub Sullivan
(1877-78, 1880)
Sullivan, first baseman for the Worchester club, has the dubious distinction of failing to hit a single RBI in his entire 1880 season -- which consisted of 166 at-bats.
Joe Sullivan
(1893-96)
Washington Senators shortstop Sullivan has the dubious distinction of being the last major league player with 100 or more errors in a season. He collected 102 in 1893.