Southern Illinois League

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The Southern Illinois League a class D league that got through part of the 1910 season. It folded on July 11 after already losing one team earlier in the year; Mount Vernon disbanded on June 30. After its collapse two of its members (Harrisburg and McLeansboro) left to join the KITTY League in mid-season. The McLeansboro Merchants were in first place when the league shut down.

Cities Represented[edit]

Teams and Statistics[edit]


1910 Southern Illinois League
President: C.C. Wright

Team Standings W L PCT GB Managers
McLeansboro Merchants 20 5 .800 - Ollie Gfroerer
Eldorado 14 12 .538 6.5 NA
Herrin 8 11 .421 9 Pa Bradshaw
Mt. Vernon Merchants # 8 11 .421 9 Ira Hastings
Harrisburg Merchants 6 17 .261 13 NA
  1. Mt. Vernon disbanded June 30.

The league folded June 30. Harrisburg and McLeansboro joined the Kitty League July 24.
No player Statistics available.


The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball: Second Edition.