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1878 Cincinnati Reds

1878 > Class Major League > 1878 National League
Overall: 37-23
Scored 333 runs, Allowed 281 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 35-25

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Cal McVey
Represented: Cincinnati, OH
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1877 / 1879

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Buttercup Dickerson*19291231231738510907.309.309.366.67545
2Billy Geer?--6124723731521320201018.219.251.291.54269
3Joe Gerhardt2360266259467772028714.297.316.340.65688
4Charley Jones26612652615081117339417.310.321.441.761115
5King Kelly206024423729677102777.283.303.321.62476
6Cal McVey28612762714383104228510.306.319.395.714107
7Bobby Mitchell*22135049412000814.245.260.245.50512
8Lip Pike*333114914528475101149.324.342.372.71554
9Chub Sullivan226124624429634202029.258.264.291.55571
10Deacon White*3061268258418141029105.314.340.337.67787
11Will White#235220519715281109841.142.176.157.33331
11 Players24.961233922813336296722522858141.276.294.331.625755
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Bobby Mitchell*2272.7782.1499091080.069321911851033281.0887.80.12.05.72.83
2Will White233021.5881.79525205250468.04772499314516904019391.1159.20.00.93.23.76
2 Players22.93723.6171.84616106160548.054628111226322004322671.1119.00.01.03.63.49
* - 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

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Deacon White4826266334.9096.834000
King Kelly179939203.8738.121400
Cal McVey351001.0002.00200

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Chub Sullivan61680231833.97511.52

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Gerhardt601592063826.9066.08
Billy Geer24520.8184.50

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Cal McVey6178106426.8143.02
King Kelly202001.0001.00
Deacon White101001.0001.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Billy Geer60581773615.8673.92
Bobby Mitchell20620.7503.00

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charley Jones51
Buttercup Dickerson10

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Buttercup Dickerson19
Charley Jones10
Bobby Mitchell1

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
King Kelly47
Deacon White16
Bobby Mitchell1

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Charley Jones611209151.8962.11
King Kelly475124232.7651.60
Lip Pike3138491.8241.35
Buttercup Dickerson2956180.8771.97
Deacon White1615460.7601.19
Bobby Mitchell11210.7503.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Will White521390152.8731.98
Bobby Mitchell931411.9441.89

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Buttercup Dickerson19LR5' 6.0"140Oct 11, 1858Tyaskin, MD, US
Billy Geer--R5' 8.0"160Unknown
Joe Gerhardt23RR6' 0.0"160Feb 14, 1855Washington, DC, US
Charley Jones26RR5' 11.0"202Apr 30, 1852Alamance County, NC, US
King Kelly20RR5' 10.0"170Dec 31, 1857Troy, NY, US
Cal McVey28RR5' 9.0"170Aug 30, 1849Montrose, IA, US
Bobby Mitchell22LL5' 5.0"135Feb 6, 1856Cincinnati, OH, US
Lip Pike33LL5' 8.0"158May 25, 1845New York, NY, US
Chub Sullivan22RR6' 0.0"164Jan 12, 1856Boston, MA, US
Deacon White30LR5' 11.0"175Dec 7, 1847Caton, NY, US
Will White23SR5' 9.0"175Oct 11, 1854Caton, NY, US

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