1883 New York Metropolitans season

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1883 New York Metropolitans
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Owner(s) John B. Day, Jim Mutrie
Manager(s) Jim Mutrie
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The 1883 New York Metropolitans finished with a 54–42 record, fourth place in the American Association. This was the first season in the Association for the Metropolitans, who had previously played as an independent team from 1880–1882.

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 New York Metropolitans
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 Holbert, BillBill Holbert 73 299 71 .237 0
1B Brady, SteveSteve Brady 97 432 117 .271 0
2B Crane, SamSam Crane 96 349 82 .235 0
3B Esterbrook, DudeDude Esterbrook 97 407 103 .253 0
SS Nelson, CandyCandy Nelson 97 417 127 .305 0
OF Roseman, ChiefChief Roseman 93 398 100 .251 0
OF O'Rourke, JohnJohn O'Rourke 77 315 85 .270 2
OF Kennedy, EdEd Kennedy 94 356 78 .219 2

Other batters[edit]

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

Player G AB H Avg. HR
Reipschlager, CharlieCharlie Reipschlager 37 145 27 .186 0
Orr, DaveDave Orr 13 50 16 .320 2

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
Keefe, TimTim Keefe 68 619 41 27 2.41 361
Lynch, JackJack Lynch 29 255 15 13 4.09 119

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