Cleburne Railroaders

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Team History[edit]

The Cleburne Railroaders joined the Texas League in 1906 and captured the league title. However, the club folded after its only season.

In 2017, the Railroaders were resurrected as a member of the American Association.

Year-by-Year Record[edit]

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs Notes
1906 77-49 3rd Ben Shelton League Champs *
1911 61-50 3rd Will Reed / Jiggs Donahue / Dad Ritter League Champs **
1912 51-28 -- Dad Ritter Team disbanded July 17
2017 47-53 8th Gabe Suarez
2018 33-66 5th Shelby Ford
2019 57-43 5th (t) Brent Clevlen

* Cleburne was awarded the championship when Ft. Worth could not field a team for the playoff series.

** Cleburne was awarded championship with Wichita Falls leading championship series 2 games to 1 when Wichita Falls refused to continue due to an ineligible player and non-payment of gate receipts for a game in Cleburne.

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