1879 Chicago White Stockings season

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1879 Chicago White Stockings
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) William Hulbert
Manager(s) Silver Flint, Cap Anson
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The 1879 Chicago White Stockings season was the 8th season of the Chicago White Stockings franchise, the 4th in the National League and the 2nd at Lakefront Park. The White Stockings finished fourth in the National League with a record of 46–33.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Providence Grays 59 25 0.702 34–8 25–17
Boston Red Caps 54 30 0.643 5 29–13 25–17
Buffalo Bisons 46 32 0.590 10 23–16 23–16
Chicago White Stockings 46 33 0.582 10½ 29–13 17–20
Cincinnati Reds 43 37 0.537 14 21–16 22–21
Cleveland Blues 27 55 0.329 31 15–27 12–28
Syracuse Stars 22 48 0.314 30 11–22 11–26
Troy Trojans 19 56 0.253 35½ 12–27 7–29


Record vs. opponents[edit]

1879 National League Records

Sources:

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Team BOS BUF CHI CIN CLE PRV SYR TRO
Boston 9–3 4–8 7–5 10–2 4–8 9–3 11–1
Buffalo 3–9 6–6–1 7–3 8–4 6–6 5–3 11–1
Chicago 8–4 6–6–1 3–8 8–4 5–7–1 8–1 8–3–2
Cincinnati 5–7 3–7 8–3 8–4 2–10 8–4–1 9–2
Cleveland 2–10 4–8 4–8 4–8 4–8 4–7 5–6
Providence 8–4 6–6 7–5–1 10–2 8–4 10–2 10–2
Syracuse 3–9 3–5 1–8 4–8–1 7–4 2–10 2–4
Troy 1–11 1–11 3–8–2 2–9 6–5 2–10 4–2


Roster[edit]

1879 Chicago White Stockings
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 Flint, SilverSilver Flint 79 324 92 .284 1 41
1B Anson, CapCap Anson 51 227 72 .317 0 34
2B Quest, JoeJoe Quest 83 334 69 .207 0 22
3B Williamson, NedNed Williamson 80 320 94 .294 1 36
SS Peters, JohnJohn Peters 83 379 93 .245 1 31
OF Shafer, OratorOrator Shafer 73 316 96 .304 0 35
OF Dalrymple, AbnerAbner Dalrymple 71 333 97 .291 0 23
OF Gore, GeorgeGeorge Gore 63 266 70 .263 0 32

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
Remsen, JackJack Remsen 42 152 33 .217 0 8
Brown, LewLew Brown 6 21 6 .286 0 3
Harbridge, BillBill Harbridge 4 18 2 .111 0 1
Stedronsky, JohnJohn Stedronsky 4 12 1 .083 0 0
Doscher, HermHerm Doscher 3 11 2 .182 0 1
Dolan, TomTom Dolan 1 4 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
Larkin, TerryTerry Larkin 58 513.1 31 23 2.44 142
Hankinson, FrankFrank Hankinson 26 230.2 15 10 2.50 69

References[edit]