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1885 Buffalo Bisons

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1884

38-74, Finished 7th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Pud Galvin (7-17) and Jack Chapman (31-57)
Scored 495 runs, Allowed 761 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 35-77

Ballparks: Olympic Park I, Maple Avenue Driving Park & Wright Street Grounds ·
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 105 · one-year: Batting - 98, Pitching - 104


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1884 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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1885 Top 12 by WAR

Please note that players may not be in the uniform of the correct team in these images.
Photo of Dan Brouthers Photo of Hardy Richardson Photo of Jack Rowe Photo of Deacon White Photo of Pud Galvin Photo of Ed Crane Photo of Fred Wood Photo of Dick Phelan Photo of Jim McCauley Photo of Charlie Ritter Photo of John Connor Photo of John Fischer

Team Batting

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Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C George Myers 24 89 349 326 40 67 7 2 0 19 23 40 .206 .258 .239 .497 60 78
2 1B Dan Brouthers* 27 98 441 407 87 146 32 11 7 59 34 10 .359 .408 .543 .951 203 221
3 2B Davy Force 35 71 266 253 20 57 6 1 0 15 13 19 .225 .263 .257 .520 67 65
4 SS Jack Rowe* 28 98 434 421 62 122 28 8 2 51 13 19 .290 .311 .409 .720 129 172
5 3B Deacon White* 37 98 416 404 54 118 6 6 0 57 12 11 .292 .313 .337 .649 108 136
6 OF Bill Crowley 28 92 365 344 29 83 14 1 1 36 21 32 .241 .285 .297 .581 86 102
7 OF Jim Lillie 23 112 436 430 49 107 13 3 2 30 6 39 .249 .259 .307 .566 81 132
8 OF Hardy Richardson 30 96 446 426 90 136 19 11 6 44 20 22 .319 .350 .458 .808 157 195
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 IF Dan Stearns* 23 30 113 105 7 21 6 1 0 9 8 23 .200 .257 .276 .533 71 29
10 C Jim McCauley* 22 24 95 84 4 15 2 1 0 7 11 12 .179 .274 .226 .500 61 19
11 OF Ed Crane 23 13 54 51 5 14 0 1 2 9 3 8 .275 .315 .431 .746 137 22
12 OF Scrappy Carroll 24 13 42 40 1 3 0 0 0 1 2 8 .075 .119 .075 .194 -37 3
13 IF Gil Hatfield 30 11 30 30 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 11 .133 .133 .200 .333 6 6
14 UT Moxie Hengel 27 7 27 26 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .154 .185 .154 .339 9 4
15 OF Dave Eggler 36 6 26 24 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .083 .154 .083 .237 -22 2
16 OF Buttercup Dickerson* 26 5 22 21 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 .048 .091 .095 .186 -40 2
17 UT Joe Stabell? 7 22 22 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 9 .045 .045 .045 .091 -71 1
18 2B Dennis Driscoll? 22 7 21 19 2 3 0 0 0 0 2 5 .158 .238 .158 .396 29 3
19 2B Dick Phelan 30 4 16 16 2 2 0 0 1 3 0 3 .125 .125 .313 .438 37 5
20 UT Jim McDonald 24 5 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
21 2B Charlie Ritter? 2 6 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .167 .333 7 1
22 C Fred Wood 19 1 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500 60 1
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
23 P Pud Galvin 28 33 123 122 14 23 4 2 1 10 1 27 .189 .195 .279 .474 50 34
24 P Billy Serad 23 30 105 104 8 16 3 0 0 3 1 19 .154 .162 .183 .345 10 19
25 P Pete Wood 18 28 104 104 10 23 3 1 0 5 0 18 .221 .221 .269 .490 56 28
26 P Pete Conway 18 29 95 90 7 10 5 0 1 7 5 28 .111 .158 .200 .358 14 18
27 P John Fischer? 28 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
28 P John Connor? 23 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
Team Totals 27.7 112 4079 3900 495 980 149 50 23 365 179 380 .251 .284 .333 .617 97 1298
Rank in 8 NL teams 4 6 3 4 5 3 8 2 3 3 4 4 3
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.3 112 3645 3473 456 908 134 47 21 340 172 287 .261 .296 .345 .642 105 1199
Pitcher Totals 22.2 112 434 427 39 72 15 3 2 25 7 93 .169 .182 .232 .414 32 99
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Pud Galvin 28 13 19 .406 4.09 33 32 1 31 3 1 284.0 356 204 129 8 37 93 0 14 1255 72 2.98 1.384 11.3 0.3 1.2 2.9 2.51
2 SP Billy Serad 23 7 21 .250 4.10 30 29 1 27 0 0 241.1 299 194 110 5 80 90 0 38 1102 72 3.40 1.570 11.2 0.2 3.0 3.4 1.13
3 SP Pete Conway 18 10 17 .370 4.67 27 27 0 26 1 0 210.0 256 173 109 10 44 94 0 21 937 63 3.23 1.429 11.0 0.4 1.9 4.0 2.14
4 SP Pete Wood 18 8 15 .348 4.44 24 22 2 21 0 0 198.2 235 170 98 8 66 38 0 21 906 67 4.02 1.515 10.6 0.4 3.0 1.7 0.58
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
5 John Fischer? 28 0 1 .000 5.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 10 9 5 0 2 4 0 2 41 63 2.66 1.333 10.0 0.0 2.0 4.0 2.00
6 John Connor? 23 0 1 .000 4.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 14 9 4 0 2 0 0 1 39 78 3.55 1.778 14.0 0.0 2.0 0.0 0.00
7 Hardy Richardson 30 0 0 2.25 1 0 1 0 0 0 4.0 5 2 1 0 3 1 0 2 20 148 4.63 2.000 11.3 0.0 6.8 2.3 0.33
Team Totals 22.4 38 74 .339 4.29 112 112 5 107 4 1 956.0 1175 761 456 31 234 320 0 99 4300 69 3.37 1.474 11.1 0.3 2.2 3.0 1.37
Rank in 8 NL teams 7 1 8 6 7 2 7 8 8 8 7 5 8
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Dan Brouthers 27 98 1047 996 25 26 54 .975 10.42 1B
Scrappy Carroll 24 13 24 18 4 2 0 .917 1.69 OF
John Connor 23 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 P
Pete Conway 18 31 71 7 54 10 0 .859 1.97 P-1B-SS-OF
Ed Crane 23 13 26 20 0 6 0 .769 1.54 OF
Bill Crowley 28 92 183 152 8 23 1 .874 1.74 OF
Buttercup Dickerson 26 5 8 6 2 0 0 1.000 1.60 OF
Dennis Driscoll 22 7 32 12 11 9 1 .719 3.29 2B
Dave Eggler 36 6 16 14 1 1 0 .938 2.50 OF
John Fischer 28 1 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 4.00 P
Davy Force 35 72 408 148 213 47 29 .885 5.01 2B-SS-3B
Pud Galvin 28 33 113 17 83 13 3 .885 3.03 P
Gil Hatfield 30 11 39 10 23 6 0 .846 3.00 3B-2B
Moxie Hengel 27 8 27 14 8 5 1 .815 2.75 2B-OF
Jim Lillie 23 116 262 196 31 35 5 .866 1.96 OF-SS-1B
Jim McCauley 22 25 144 97 38 9 1 .938 5.40 24 0 0 C-OF
Jim McDonald 24 5 20 6 12 2 1 .900 3.60 SS-OF
George Myers 24 92 490 341 96 53 4 .892 4.75 57 0 0 C-OF
Dick Phelan 30 4 26 6 15 5 2 .808 5.25 2B
Hardy Richardson 30 100 512 284 179 49 19 .904 4.63 OF-2B-SS-P
Charlie Ritter -- 2 16 8 5 3 1 .813 6.50 2B
Jack Rowe 28 100 502 219 216 67 26 .867 4.35 12 0 0 SS-C-OF
Billy Serad 23 30 56 9 38 9 2 .839 1.57 P
Joe Stabell -- 7 18 7 4 7 1 .611 1.57 OF-2B
Dan Stearns 23 33 208 131 53 24 7 .885 5.58 4 0 0 SS-1B-C
Deacon White 37 98 356 118 198 40 12 .888 3.22 3B
Fred Wood 19 1 6 4 1 1 1 .833 5.00 0 0 0 C
Pete Wood 18 30 83 28 43 12 0 .855 2.37 P-1B-OF
Team Totals 27.3 112 4697 2869 1364 464 65 .901 4.09 97 0 0
Rank in 8 NL teams 6 6
Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Dan Brouthers* 27 98 441 48 0 0 -7 -0 41 3.7 14 55 5.2 .539 .524 6.0 -0.7 62 $2,500 Unknown *3
Scrappy Carroll 24 13 42 -6 0 0 0 -1 -7 -0.7 1 -6 -0.6 .446 .496 -0.5 -0.1 -6 O
John Connor? 23 1 3 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .443 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 /1
Pete Conway 18 29 95 -10 0 0 -1 4 -7 -0.7 0 -7 -0.7 .476 .496 -0.6 -0.1 -6 1/O36
Ed Crane 23 13 54 2 0 0 -2 -1 -1 -0.1 2 1 0.1 .492 .499 0.3 -0.3 3 O
Bill Crowley 28 92 365 -5 0 0 -6 -6 -16 -1.7 12 -4 -0.3 .483 .490 0.3 -1.2 2 *O
Buttercup Dickerson* 26 5 22 -3 0 0 0 -0 -4 -0.4 1 -3 -0.3 .426 .498 -0.3 -0.0 -3 /O
Dennis Driscoll? 22 7 21 -2 0 0 -2 0 -4 -0.3 1 -3 -0.3 .451 .498 -0.1 -0.2 -1 /4
Dave Eggler 36 6 26 -3 0 0 0 -0 -4 -0.4 1 -3 -0.3 .440 .498 -0.3 -0.0 -3 /O
John Fischer? 28 1 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .437 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 /1
Davy Force 35 71 266 -8 0 0 -9 3 -15 -1.5 9 -6 -0.5 .480 .491 0.4 -0.6 3 46/5
Pud Galvin 28 33 123 -8 0 0 0 6 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .492 .498 -0.3 -0.0 -3 $2,600 1
Gil Hatfield 30 11 30 -4 0 0 0 0 -4 -0.4 1 -3 -0.3 .468 .498 -0.2 0.0 -3 /54
Moxie Hengel 27 7 27 -2 0 0 -2 -0 -4 -0.4 1 -4 -0.3 .438 .497 -0.2 -0.2 -2 /4O
Jim Lillie 23 112 436 -9 0 0 -7 -7 -23 -2.4 15 -8 -0.7 .480 .486 0.0 -1.4 -1 *O/63
Jim McCauley* 22 24 95 -3 0 0 -2 1 -4 -0.4 3 -1 -0.1 .483 .497 0.1 -0.1 1 2/O
Jim McDonald 24 5 14 -3 0 0 0 0 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.2 .438 .498 -0.2 0.0 -3 /6O
George Myers 24 89 349 -14 0 0 -4 3 -15 -1.5 12 -3 -0.2 .484 .491 0.2 -0.1 1 2O
Dick Phelan 30 4 16 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 1 -1 -0.1 .471 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 /4
Hardy Richardson 30 96 446 27 0 0 -6 -2 20 1.7 14 33 3.2 .519 .511 3.9 -0.8 39 $2,100 Free Agency 4O/16
Charlie Ritter? -- 2 6 -1 0 0 -1 0 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.1 .419 .499 -0.1 -0.1 -0 /4
Jack Rowe* 28 98 434 14 0 0 -11 5 8 0.7 14 22 2.2 .508 .505 3.3 -0.6 33 $2,100 62O
Billy Serad 23 30 105 -11 0 0 0 5 -6 -0.6 0 -6 -0.6 .480 .496 -0.6 -0.0 -6 1
Joe Stabell? -- 7 22 -5 0 0 -2 -0 -7 -0.7 1 -6 -0.6 .401 .496 -0.4 -0.2 -4 /O4
Dan Stearns* 23 30 113 -5 0 0 -8 1 -11 -1.1 4 -7 -0.7 .465 .493 0.1 -0.6 1 63/2
Deacon White* 37 98 416 6 0 0 -2 3 7 0.6 14 21 2.1 .507 .504 2.4 0.1 23 $2,500 *5
Fred Wood 19 1 4 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 0 0.0 .493 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /2
Pete Wood 18 28 104 -6 0 0 -1 4 -2 -0.3 0 -2 -0.3 .491 .499 -0.2 -0.2 -2 1/O3
Team Total 27.4 1011 4079 -16 0 0 -73 20 -68 -8.0 120 52 5.2 .493 .500 13.1 -7.5 125 $11,800
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
John Connor? 23 9.0 1 1 9 9.00 5.03 -0.73 0.00 105.0 6.05 -3 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -2 .289 .499
Pete Conway 18 210.0 27 27 173 7.41 5.03 -0.66 0.00 105.0 5.98 -29 -2.5 -0.2 -0.7 -12 .406 .484
John Fischer? 28 9.0 1 1 9 9.00 5.03 -0.69 0.00 105.0 6.00 -3 -0.2 -0.0 -0.1 -2 .286 .499
Pud Galvin 28 284.0 33 32 204 6.46 5.03 -0.70 0.00 105.0 6.01 -8 -0.7 1.0 -0.2 1.8 15 .478 .495 $2,600
Hardy Richardson 30 4.0 1 0 2 4.50 5.03 -0.71 0.00 105.0 6.02 1 0.1 1.0 -0.0 0.1 1 .578 .500 $2,100 Free Agency
Billy Serad 23 241.1 30 29 194 7.23 5.03 -0.68 0.00 105.0 5.99 -28 -2.5 1.0 -0.2 -0.4 -8 .417 .485
Pete Wood 18 198.2 24 22 170 7.70 5.03 -0.71 0.00 105.0 6.02 -32 -2.8 1.0 -0.2 -1.1 -16 .383 .483
Team Total 22.4 956.0 117 112 761 7.16 5.03 -0.69 0.00 105.0 6.00 -101 -8.9 1.0 -0.8 -0.5 -23 .424 .488 $4,700
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1884 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics