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The 1878 season of the National League was the third season of the league.

Contents

[edit] Season summary

[edit] Standings

Bold indicates league champion
Rank Team G W L T WPCT GB RS (RS/G) RA (RA/G) AVG OBP SLG ERA FPCT
1 Boston Red Caps 60 41 19 0 .683 -.- 298 (4.97) 241 (4.02) 0.241 0.253 0.300 2.32 0.914
2 Cincinnati Reds 61 37 23 1 .607 4.0 333 (5.46) 281 (4.61) 0.276 0.294 0.331 1.84 0.901
3 Providence Grays 62 33 27 2 .532 8.0 353 (5.69) 337 (5.44) 0.263 0.279 0.346 2.38 0.892
4 Chicago White Stockings 61 30 30 1 .492 11.0 371 (6.08) 331 (5.43) 0.290 0.316 0.350 2.37 0.891
5 Indianapolis Blues 63 24 36 3 .381 17.0 293 (4.65) 328 (5.21) 0.236 0.256 0.286 2.32 0.898
6 Milwaukee Grays 61 15 45 1 .246 26.0 256 (4.20) 386 (6.33) 0.250 0.272 0.300 2.60 0.866

[edit] League leaders

Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record

[edit] Batting

Statistic Leader Team Number
Games Played John Clapp
Silver Flint
Russ McKelvy
Orator Shaffer
Ned Williamson
Indianapolis Blues
Indianapolis Blues
Indianapolis Blues
Indianapolis Blues
Indianapolis Blues
63
At Bats Joe Start Chicago White Stockings 285
Runs Scored Dick Higham Providence Grays 60
Hits Joe Start Chicago White Stockings 100
Doubles Dick Higham Providence Grays 22
Triples Tom York Providence Grays 10
Home Runs Paul Hines Providence Grays 4
Total Bases Paul Hines
Joe Start
Tom York
Providence Grays
Chicago White Stockings
Providence Grays
125
Runs Batted In Paul Hines Providence Grays 50
Walks Terry Larkin
Jack Remsen
Chicago White Stockings
Chicago White Stockings
17
Strikeouts Will White Cincinnati Reds 41
Batting Average Paul Hines Providence Grays 0.358
On-Base Percentage Bob Ferguson Chicago White Stockings 0.375
Slugging Percentage Paul Hines Providence Grays 0.486
On-Base plus Slugging Paul Hines Providence Grays 0.849
On-Base plus Slugging Plus Orator Shaffer Indianapolis Blues 186

[edit] Pitching

Statistic Leader Team Number
Wins Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 40
Losses Sam Weaver Milwaukee Grays 31
Win-Loss Percentage Harry Wheeler Providence Grays 0.857
Appearances Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 59
Games Started Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 59
Complete Games Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 57
Shutouts Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 9
Games Finished Mike Golden Milwaukee Grays 4
Saves Tom Healey Providence Grays/Indianapolis Blues 1
Innings Pitched Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 532.2
Batters Faced Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 2159
Hits Allowed Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 571
Home Runs Allowed Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 5
Base-on-Balls Allowed The Only Nolan Indianapolis Blues 56
Strikeouts Tommy Bond Boston Red Caps 182
Wild Pitches Will White Cincinnati Reds 40
Balks 21 players tied 0
Runs Allowed Terry Larkin Chicago White Stockings 288
Earned Runs Allowed Terry Larkin Chicago White Stockings 126
Earned Run Average John Ward Providence Grays 1.51
Walks plus Hits
per Inning Pitched
Sam Weaver Milwaukee Grays 1.023

[edit] Notable events

Seasons of the National League
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