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1888 Memphis Grays

1888 > Class No Classification > 1888 Southern League
Overall: n/a

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: James Wood
Represented: Memphis, TN
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1887 / 1889

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Wally Andrews283916420377126.226.31752
2Cooney Bowers?--936552003.139.1947
3Monk Cline*30492185574203116.339.472103
4Joe Crotty2813426121001.286.31013
5John Ewing251658761202.103.19011
6Davy Force384518619314108.167.19937
7John Hofford?2513000000.000.0000
8John Kirby?23312340000.333.3334
9Jimmy McAleer2345188436294123.330.43682
10Dave McKeough24216710131009.194.20914
11George McKeough?--13010000.333.3331
12Henry Murphy?--310000000.000.0000
13Kid Nichols#1819725154110.208.33324
14John Peltz2748193256017326.311.46189
15Dick Phelan3349202225180017.252.29259
16Phil Reccius?2646190225014116.263.36369
18William Rudolph?--15110000.200.2001
19Robert Schleicher?--311010001.091.0911
20Billy Smith?27943583000.186.25611
21Farmer Vaughn2418678212200.313.40327
21 Players28.1
* - 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
1John Ewing25124.7501.391616162142.010247222577540.8946.
2John Hofford?2501.0004.5011108.0115422111.62512.
3John Kirby2312.3334.03332022.131181043001.56712.
4George McKeough?--01.00012.3811108.016161151112.62518.
5Kid Nichols18118.5792.281918180154.015380391484321.0848.
6Phil Reccius?26101.0000.75200012.062122100.6674.
7William Rudolph*--004.5011004.057263232.75011.
8Billy Smith2726.2503.49998085.011769332125331.62412.
8 Players22.6
* - 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


Dave McKeough21
Farmer Vaughn17
Joe Crotty12
Robert Schleicher2



Dick Phelan49
Davy Force1


Phil Reccius45
Davy Force6


Davy Force40
Monk Cline12


Jimmy McAleer45


John Peltz48


Monk Cline39
Joe Crotty1
Farmer Vaughn1



Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Wally Andrews28RR6' 3.0"170Sep 18, 1859Philadelphia, PA, US
Cooney Bowers--Unknown
Monk Cline30LL5' 4.0"150Mar 3, 1858Louisville, KY, US
Joe Crotty28RRDec 24, 1859Cincinnati, OH, US
John Ewing25RR6' 1.0"168Jun 1, 1863Cincinnati, OH, US
Davy Force38RR5' 4.0"130Jul 27, 1849New York, NY, US
John Hofford256' 0.0"168May 25, 1863Philadelphia, PA, US
John Kirby23R5' 8.0"172Jan 13, 1865St. Louis, MO, US
Jimmy McAleer23RR6' 0.0"175Jul 10, 1864Youngstown, OH, US
Dave McKeough24R5' 7.0"158Dec 1, 1863Utica, NY, US
George McKeough--Unknown
Henry Murphy--Unknown
Kid Nichols18SR5' 10.0"175Sep 14, 1869Madison, WI, US
John Peltz27RR5' 8.0"175Apr 23, 1861New Orleans, LA, US
Dick Phelan33RDec 10, 1854Towanda, PA, US
Phil Reccius265' 9.0"163Jun 7, 1862Louisville, KY, US
William Rudolph--LUnknown
Robert Schleicher--Unknown
Billy Smith27R5' 8.0"152Apr, 1861New Orleans, LA, US
Farmer Vaughn24RR6' 3.0"177Mar 1, 1864Ruraldale, OH, US

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