1883 Columbus Buckeyes season

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1883 Columbus Buckeyes
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Manager(s) Horace Phillips
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The 1883 Columbus Buckeyes finished with a 32–65 record, sixth place in the American Association. This was the first season in the major leagues for the team.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American Association W L Pct. GB Home Road
Philadelphia Athletics 66 32 0.673 37–14 29–18
St. Louis Browns 65 33 0.663 1 35–14 30–19
Cincinnati Red Stockings 61 37 0.622 5 38–13 23–24
New York Metropolitans 54 42 0.562 11 29–17 25–25
Louisville Eclipse 52 45 0.536 13½ 29–18 23–27
Columbus Buckeyes 32 65 0.330 33½ 18–29 14–36
Pittsburg Alleghenys 31 67 0.316 35 18–31 13–36
Baltimore Orioles 28 68 0.292 37 18–31 10–37


Opening Day lineup[edit]

Roster[edit]

1883 Columbus Buckeyes
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

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR
C Kemmler, RudyRudy Kemmler 84 318 66 .208 0
1B Field, JimJim Field 76 292 75 .257 1
2B Smith, PopPop Smith 97 405 106 .262 4
3B Kuehne, BillBill Kuehne 95 374 85 .227 1
SS Richmond, JohnJohn Richmond 92 385 109 .283 0
OF Mann, FredFred Mann 96 394 98 .249 1
OF Brown, TomTom Brown 97 420 115 .274 5
OF Wheeler, HarryHarry Wheeler 82 371 84 .226 0

Other batters[edit]

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

Player G AB H Avg. HR
Straub, JoeJoe Straub 27 100 13 .130 0
Pierce, GracieGracie Pierce 11 41 7 .171 0
Schwartz, BillBill Schwartz 2 4 1 .250 0
Childs, SamSam Childs 1 3 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
Mountain, FrankFrank Mountain 59 503 26 33 3.60 159
Dundon, EdEd Dundon 20 166.2 3 16 4.48 31
Valentine, JohnJohn Valentine 13 102 2 10 3.53 13
Fries, PetePete Fries 3 25 0 3 6.48 7
McIntyre, FrankFrank McIntyre 2 19 1 1 5.21 6
Wheeler, HarryHarry Wheeler 1 5 0 1 7.20 2

Other 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
Brown, TomTom Brown 3 14 0 1 5.79 6

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
Smith, PopPop Smith 3 0 0 0 6.35 0

References[edit]