1886 St. Louis Browns season

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1886 St. Louis Browns
1886 American Association Champions
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 93–46 (.669)
League place 1st
Other information
Owner(s) Chris von der Ahe
Manager(s) Charlie Comiskey
Stats ESPN.com
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The 1886 St. Louis Browns season was the team's 5th season in St. Louis, Missouri, and the 5th season in the American Association. The Browns went 93–46 during the season and finished first in the American Association, winning their second pennant in a row. In the World Series the Browns played the National League champion Chicago White Stockings, winning the series 4 games to 2. This was the only win by the AA in seven postseason contests with the NL from 1884 to 1890.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American Association W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Browns 93 46 0.669 52–18 41–28
Pittsburg Alleghenys 80 57 0.584 12 45–28 35–29
Brooklyn Grays 76 61 0.555 16 44–25 32–36
Louisville Colonels 66 70 0.485 25½ 37–30 29–40
Cincinnati Red Stockings 65 73 0.471 27½ 40–31 25–42
Philadelphia Athletics 63 72 0.467 28 38–31 25–41
New York Metropolitans 53 82 0.393 38 30–33 23–49
Baltimore Orioles 48 83 0.366 41 30–32 18–51


Roster[edit]

1886 St. Louis Browns
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 Bushong, DocDoc Bushong 107 386 86 .223 1 31
1B Comiskey, CharlieCharlie Comiskey 131 578 147 .254 3 76
2B Robinson, YankYank Robinson 133 481 132 .274 3 71
SS Gleason, BillBill Gleason 125 524 141 .269 0 61
3B Latham, ArlieArlie Latham 134 578 174 .301 1 47
OF O'Neill, TipTip O'Neill 138 579 190 .328 3 107
OF Welch, CurtCurt Welch 138 563 158 .281 2 95
OF Nicol, HughHugh Nicol 67 253 52 .206 0 19

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
Foutz, DaveDave Foutz 102 414 116 .280 3 59
Caruthers, BobBob Caruthers 87 317 106 .334 4 61
Hudson, NatNat Hudson 43 150 35 .233 0 17
Kemmler, RudyRudy Kemmler 35 123 17 .138 0 6
McGinnis, JumboJumbo McGinnis 10 37 7 .189 0 4
McSorley, TrickTrick McSorley 5 20 3 .150 0 0
Harting, JumboJumbo Harting 1 3 1 .333 0 1
Murphy, JoeJoe Murphy 1 3 0 .000 0 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
Foutz, DaveDave Foutz 59 504 41 16 2.11 283
Caruthers, BobBob Caruthers 44 387.1 30 14 2.32 166
Hudson, NatNat Hudson 29 234.1 16 10 3.03 100
McGinnis, JumboJumbo McGinnis 10 87.2 5 5 3.80 30
Robinson, YankYank Robinson 1 9 0 1 3.00 1
Murphy, JoeJoe Murphy 1 7 1 0 3.86 3

References[edit]