1888 St. Louis Browns season

1888 St. Louis Browns season

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The 1888 St. Louis Browns season was the team's 7th season in St. Louis, Missouri and its 7th season in the American Association. The Browns went 92-43 during the season and finished first in the American Association, claiming their fourth pennant in a row. In the World Series, the Browns faced the National League champion New York Giants, losing the series 6 games to 4.

Regular season

Season standings

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Roster

1888 St. Louis Browns
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
1B Comiskey, CharlieCharlie Comiskey 137 576 157 .273 6 83
SS White, BillBill White 76 275 48 .175 2 30
OF McCarthy, TommyTommy McCarthy 131 511 140 .274 1 68

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

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
Chamberlain, Ice BoxIce Box Chamberlain 14 112 11 2 1.61 57
Devlin, JimJim Devlin 11 90.1 6 5 3.19 45

Other 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
McCarthy, TommyTommy McCarthy 2 5.1 0 1 5.06 1

References

  • 1888 St. Louis Browns
  • 1888 St. Louis Browns team page at www.baseball-almanac.com
Preceded by
St. Louis Browns
1887
American Association Championship Season
1888
Succeeded by
Brooklyn Bridegrooms
1889