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1879 Boston Red Caps

1879 > Class Major League > 1879 National League
Overall: 54-30
Scored 562 runs, Allowed 348 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-25

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Harry Wright
Represented: Boston, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1878 / 1880

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Tommy Bond 23 65 263 257 35 62 3 1 0 21 6 8 .241 .259 .261 .519 67
2 Jack Burdock 27 84 368 359 64 86 10 3 0 36 9 28 .240 .258 .284 .542 102
3 Ed Cogswell 25 49 244 236 51 76 8 1 1 18 8 5 .322 .344 .377 .721 89
4 Curry Foley? 23 35 149 146 16 46 3 1 0 17 3 4 .315 .329 .349 .678 51
5 Bill Hawes 25 38 157 155 19 31 3 3 0 9 2 13 .200 .210 .258 .468 40
6 Sadie Houck 23 80 360 356 69 95 24 9 2 49 4 11 .267 .275 .402 .677 143
7 Charley Jones 27 83 384 355 85 112 22 10 9 62 29 38 .315 .367 .510 .877 181
8 John Morrill 24 84 362 348 56 98 18 5 0 49 14 32 .282 .309 .362 .671 126
9 John O'Rourke* 29 72 325 317 69 108 17 11 6 62 8 32 .341 .357 .521 .877 165
10 Lee Richmond? 22 1 6 6 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 2
11 Pop Snyder 24 81 334 329 42 78 16 3 2 35 5 31 .237 .249 .322 .571 106
12 Ezra Sutton 29 84 341 339 54 84 13 4 0 34 2 18 .248 .252 .310 .562 105
13 Jim Tyng 23 3 14 14 2 5 1 0 0 0 0 1 .357 .357 .429 .786 6
13 Players 25.6 84 3307 3217 562 883 138 51 20 393 90 222 .274 .294 .368 .662 1183
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Tommy Bond 23 43 19 .694 1.96 64 64 1 59 11 0 555.1 543 206 121 8 24 155 0 13 2189 1.021 8.8 0.1 0.4 2.5 6.46
2 Curry Foley* 23 9 9 .500 2.51 21 16 4 16 1 0 161.2 175 111 45 1 15 57 0 9 709 1.175 9.7 0.1 0.8 3.2 3.80
3 Lee Richmond* 22 1 0 1.000 2.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 4 6 2 0 1 11 0 1 36 0.556 4.0 0.0 1.0 11.0 11.00
4 Jim Tyng 23 1 2 .333 5.00 3 3 0 3 0 0 27.0 35 25 15 0 6 7 0 1 126 1.519 11.7 0.0 2.0 2.3 1.17
4 Players 23.0 54 30 .643 2.19 84 84 5 79 13 0 753.0 757 348 183 9 46 230 0 24 3060 1.066 9.0 0.1 0.5 2.7 5.00
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Pop Snyder 80 398 142 44 10 .925 6.75 71 0 0
Bill Hawes 5 22 5 4 0 .871 5.40 13 0 0

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Cogswell 49 539 10 19 24 .967 11.20
John Morrill 33 313 16 11 23 .968 9.97
Curry Foley 2 16 1 1 0 .944 8.50
Tommy Bond 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jack Burdock 84 303 300 59 43 .911 7.18

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John Morrill 51 70 96 23 2 .878 3.25
Ezra Sutton 33 36 43 18 3 .814 2.39

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ezra Sutton 51 53 167 29 15 .884 4.31
Sadie Houck 33 47 86 28 9 .826 4.03

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charley Jones 83 0.00
Bill Hawes 1 0.00
Sadie Houck 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
John O'Rourke 70 0.00
Bill Hawes 7 0.00
Sadie Houck 5 0.00
Curry Foley 2 0.00
Tommy Bond 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sadie Houck 42 0.00
Bill Hawes 26 0.00
Curry Foley 15 0.00
Tommy Bond 4 0.00
Pop Snyder 2 0.00
John O'Rourke 1 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Charley Jones 83 162 20 13 1 .933 2.19
John O'Rourke 71 147 10 21 2 .882 2.21
Sadie Houck 47 62 17 18 2 .814 1.68
Bill Hawes 34 38 10 10 2 .828 1.41
Curry Foley 17 9 2 7 0 .611 0.65
Tommy Bond 5 2 0 1 0 .667 0.40
Pop Snyder 2 0 0 0 0 0.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Tommy Bond 64 33 144 8 7 .957 2.77
Curry Foley 21 4 26 5 0 .857 1.43
Jim Tyng 3 2 6 0 0 1.000 2.67
Lee Richmond 1 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Tommy Bond 23 R R 5' 7.0" 160 Apr 2, 1856 Granard, IE
Jack Burdock 27 R R 5' 9.0" 158 Apr, 1852 Brooklyn, NY, US
Ed Cogswell 25 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Feb 25, 1854 GB
Curry Foley 23 L 5' 10.0" 160 Jan 14, 1856 Milltown, IE
Bill Hawes 25 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Nov 17, 1853 Nashua, NH, US
Sadie Houck 23 R R 5' 7.0" 151 Mar, 1856 Washington, DC, US
Charley Jones 27 R R 5' 11.0" 202 Apr 30, 1852 Alamance County, NC, US
John Morrill 24 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Feb 19, 1855 Boston, MA, US
John O'Rourke 29 L L 6' 0.0" 190 Aug 23, 1849 Bridgeport, CT, US
Lee Richmond 22 L 5' 10.0" 155 May 5, 1857 Sheffield, OH, US
Pop Snyder 24 R R 5' 11.0" 184 Oct 6, 1854 Washington, DC, US
Ezra Sutton 29 R R 5' 8.0" 153 Sep 17, 1849 Seneca Falls, NY, US
Jim Tyng 23 R R 5' 9.0" 155 May 27, 1856 Philadelphia, PA, US

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