1874 in baseball

1874 in baseball

The following are the baseball events of the year 1874 throughout the world.

Contents

  • Champions 1
  • National Association final standings 2
  • Statistical leaders 3
  • Notable seasons 4
  • Events 5
    • January-March 5.1
    • April-June 5.2
    • July-September 5.3
    • October-December 5.4
  • Births 6
  • Deaths 7
  • External links 8

Champions

National Association final standings

National Association
Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
Boston Red Stockings 52 18 .743 --
New York Mutuals 42 23 .646 7.5
Philadelphia Athletics 33 23 .589 12
Philadelphia White Stockings 29 29 .500 17.0
Chicago White Stockings 28 31 .475 18.5
Brooklyn Atlantics 22 33 .400 22.5
Hartford Dark Blues 17 37 .315 27
Baltimore Canaries 9 38 .191 31.5

Statistical leaders

National Association
Type Name Stat
AVG Levi Meyerle CHI .394
HR Jim O'Rourke BOS 5
RBI Cal McVey BOS 71
Wins Albert Spalding BOS 52
ERA Bobby Mathews NYU 2.30
Strikeouts Dan Collins CHI 18

Notable seasons

Events

January-March

April-June

July-September

October-December

Births

Deaths

External links

  • 1874 season at baseball-reference.com
  • Charlton's Baseball Chronology at BaseballLibrary.com
  • Retrosheet.org