1894 Boston Beaneaters season

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1894 Boston Beaneaters
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 83–49 (.629)
League place 1st
Other information
Owner(s) Arthur Soden
Manager(s) Frank Selee
 < Previous season     Next season  >

The 1894 Boston Beaneaters season was a season in American baseball. The team finished in third place in the National League with a record of 83–49, 8 games behind the Baltimore Orioles.

Regular season[edit]

The Beaneaters' home park, the South End Grounds, was destroyed in a fire on May 15. The team played their home games at Congress Street Grounds until the rebuilt park opened on July 20.

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Baltimore Orioles 89 39 0.695 52–15 37–24
New York Giants 88 44 0.667 3 49–17 39–27
Boston Beaneaters 83 49 0.629 8 44–19 39–30
Philadelphia Phillies 71 57 0.555 18 48–20 23–37
Brooklyn Grooms 70 61 0.534 20½ 42–24 28–37
Cleveland Spiders 68 61 0.527 21½ 35–24 33–37
Pittsburgh Pirates 65 65 0.500 25 46–28 19–37
Chicago Colts 57 75 0.432 34 35–30 22–45
St. Louis Browns 56 76 0.424 35 34–32 22–44
Cincinnati Reds 55 75 0.423 35 37–28 18–47
Washington Senators 45 87 0.341 46 32–30 13–57
Louisville Colonels 36 94 0.277 54 24–38 12–56


Roster[edit]

1894 Boston Beaneaters
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 Ganzel, CharlieCharlie Ganzel 70 266 74 .278 3 56
OF Bannon, JimmyJimmy Bannon 128 494 166 .336 13 114
OF McCarthy, TommyTommy McCarthy 127 539 188 .349 13 126

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
Ryan, JackJack Ryan 53 201 54 .269 1 29
Merritt, BillBill Merritt 10 26 6 .231 0 6

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
Nichols, KidKid Nichols 50 407 32 13 4.75 113
Lovett, TomTom Lovett 15 104 6 8 5.97 23
Hodson, GeorgeGeorge Hodson 12 74 4 4 5.84 12
Hawley, ScottScott Hawley 1 7 0 1 7.71 1

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
Lampe, HenryHenry Lampe 2 5.1 0 1 11.81 1

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, TomTom Smith 2 0 0 1 15.00 2
West, FrankFrank West 1 0 0 0 9.00 1
Bannon, JimmyJimmy Bannon 1 0 0 0 0.00 0
McCarthy, TommyTommy McCarthy 1 0 0 0 4.50 0

Awards and honors[edit]

  • Hugh Duffy, Major League Baseball record, highest single-season batting average (.440)[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Baseball’s Top 100: The Game’s Greatest Records, p. 26, Kerry Banks, 2010, Greystone Books, Vancouver, BC, ISBN 978-1-55365-507-7

References[edit]