1883 New York Gothams season

1883 New York Gothams season

The 1883 New York Gothams season was the franchise's first season. The team replaced the Troy Trojans when the National League awarded its franchise rights to John B. Day. The team went 46-50, finishing in sixth place.

Regular season

Season standings

Roster

1883 New York Gothams
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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 Ewing, BuckBuck Ewing 88 376 114 .303 10 41
1B Connor, RogerRoger Connor 98 409 146 .357 1 50
2B Troy, DasherDasher Troy 85 316 68 .215 0 20
3B Hankinson, FrankFrank Hankinson 94 337 74 .220 2 30
SS Caskin, EdEd Caskin 95 383 91 .238 1 40
OF Dorgan, MikeMike Dorgan 64 261 61 .234 0 27
OF Gillespie, PetePete Gillespie 98 411 129 .314 1 62
OF Ward, JohnJohn Ward 88 380 97 .255 7 54

Other batters

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
Humphries, JohnJohn Humphries 29 107 12 .112 0 4
Clapp, JohnJohn Clapp 20 73 13 .178 0 5
Pierce, GracieGracie Pierce 18 62 5 .081 0 2
Cramer, DickDick Cramer 2 6 0 .000 0 0
Orr, DaveDave Orr 1 3 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Welch, MickeyMickey Welch 52 426 25 23 2.73 144
Ward, JohnJohn Ward 34 277 16 13 2.70 121
O'Neill, TipTip O'Neill 19 148 5 12 4.07 55
Allen, MyronMyron Allen 1 8 0 1 1.12 0
Dorgan, MikeMike Dorgan 1 7 0 1 3.86 3

References

  • 1883 New York Gothams season at Baseball Reference