1882 Philadelphia Athletics season

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1882 Philadelphia Athletics
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Bill Sharsig, Lew Simmons, Charlie Mason
Manager(s) Juice Latham
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The 1882 season was the first season for the brand new Philadelphia Athletics (no relation, except by name, to the previous Philadelphia Athletics team). They finished with a 41–34 record and a third place position in the brand new American Association league.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American Association W L Pct. GB Home Road
Cincinnati Red Stockings 55 25 0.688 31–11 24–14
Louisville Eclipse 42 38 0.525 13 26–13 16–25
Philadelphia Athletics 41 34 0.547 11½ 21–18 20–16
Pittsburg Alleghenys 39 39 0.500 15 17–20 22–19
St. Louis Brown Stockings 37 43 0.463 18 24–20 13–23
Baltimore Orioles 19 54 0.260 32½ 7–25 12–29


Opening Day lineup[edit]

Roster[edit]

1882 Philadelphia Athletics
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C O'Brien, JackJack O'Brien 62 241 73 .303 3 37
1B Latham, JuiceJuice Latham 74 323 92 .285 0 38
2B Stricker, CubCub Stricker 72 272 59 .217 0 18
3B Mann, FredFred Mann 29 121 28 .231 0  ?
SS Say, LouLou Say 49 199 45 .226 1 28
OF Mansell, JohnJohn Mansell 31 126 30 .238 0 17
OF Birchall, JudJud Birchall 75 338 89 .263 0 27
OF Blakiston, BobBob Blakiston 72 281 64 .228 0 20

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Dorgan, JerryJerry Dorgan 44 181 51 .282 0 24
Say, JimmyJimmy Say 22 82 17 .207 1  ?
Smith, PopPop Smith 20 65 6 .092 0 2
Richmond, JohnJohn Richmond 18 65 12 .185 0 4
Kienzle, BillBill Kienzle 9 33 11 .333 0 9
Straub, JoeJoe Straub 8 32 6 .188 0 1
Greenwood, BillBill Greenwood 7 30 9 .300 0 1
Farrell, BillBill Farrell 2 7 2 .286 0 1
Arundel, TugTug Arundel 1 5 0 .000 0  ?

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Weaver, SamSam Weaver 42 371 26 15 2.74 104
Sweeney, BillBill Sweeney 20 170 9 10 2.91 48
Mountain, FrankFrank Mountain 8 69 2 6 3.91 15
Landis, DocDoc Landis 2 17 1 1 3.18 13
Reynolds, CharlieCharlie Reynolds 2 12 1 1 5.25 4
Snyder, GeorgeGeorge Snyder 1 9 1 0 0.00 0
Halbriter, EdEd Halbriter 1 8 0 1 7.88 4

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Stricker, CubCub Stricker 2 1 0 0 1.29 2

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