1903 Pacific Coast League season

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The Pacific Coast League started in 1903 as an independent league. The season started in late March and ran through the end of November, with teams playing between 198 and 215 games. It was a runaway for the Los Angeles Looloos, the only team to finish with an above 0.500 record. Pop Dillon of Los Angeles won the batting title at .364, playing in 190 of his teams 211 games. Harry Lumley of the Seattle Siwashes was the only hitter with a higher average, at .383, but he only played in 109 of Seattle's 198 games. The league featured three 30-game winners in Doc Newton, Jim Hughes and Rusty Hall.

The only no-hitter was thrown by Doc Newton of Los Angeles against Oakland on November 8th.

Final standings[edit]

W L Pct. GB Manager Affiliation
Los Angeles Looloos 133 78 .630 -- Pop Dillon
Sacramento Senators 105 105 .500 27.5 Charlie Graham
Seattle Siwashes 98 100 .495 28.5 Parke Wilson
San Francisco Stars 107 110 .493 29 Charlie Irwin
Portland Browns 95 108 .468 34 Sam Vigneaux / Bones Ely
Oakland Recruits 89 126 .414 46 Pete Lohman

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