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1884 Chicago White Stockings

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

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62-50, Finished 5th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Cap Anson (62-50)
Scored 834 runs, Allowed 647 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 69-43

Ballparks: Lake Front Park II ·
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 107, Pitching - 104 · one-year: Batting - 107, Pitching - 104


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1883 / 1885 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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1884 Top 12 by WAR

Please note that players may not be in the uniform of the correct team in these images.
Photo of Larry Corcoran Photo of Ned Williamson Photo of Fred Pfeffer Photo of Cap Anson Photo of King Kelly Photo of George Gore Photo of Abner Dalrymple Photo of John Clarkson Photo of Tom Burns Photo of Fred Andrus Photo of Silver Flint Photo of Sy Sutcliffe

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 Silver Flint 28 73 286 279 35 57 5 2 9 45 7 57 .204 .224 .333 .557 68 93
2 1B Cap Anson 32 112 504 475 108 159 30 3 21 102 29 13 .335 .373 .543 .916 177 258
3 2B Fred Pfeffer 24 112 492 467 105 135 10 10 25 101 25 47 .289 .325 .514 .839 153 240
4 SS Tom Burns 27 83 356 343 54 84 14 2 7 44 13 50 .245 .272 .359 .631 92 123
5 3B Ned Williamson 26 107 459 417 84 116 18 8 27 84 42 56 .278 .344 .554 .898 170 231
6 OF Abner Dalrymple* 26 111 535 521 111 161 18 9 22 69 14 39 .309 .327 .505 .832 151 263
7 OF George Gore* 30 103 483 422 104 134 18 4 5 34 61 26 .318 .404 .415 .818 151 175
8 OF King Kelly 26 108 498 452 120 160 28 5 13 95 46 24 .354 .414 .524 .938 185 237
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 OF Billy Sunday* 21 43 180 176 25 39 4 1 4 28 4 36 .222 .239 .324 .563 71 57
10 SS Walt Kinzie 27 19 82 82 4 13 3 0 2 8 0 13 .159 .159 .268 .427 28 22
11 UT Joe Brown? 25 15 61 61 6 13 1 0 0 3 0 15 .213 .213 .230 .443 36 14
12 C Sy Sutcliffe* 22 4 17 15 4 3 1 0 0 2 2 4 .200 .294 .267 .561 73 4
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
13 P Larry Corcoran# 24 64 261 251 43 61 3 4 1 19 10 33 .243 .272 .299 .571 75 75
14 P Fred Goldsmith 28 22 88 81 11 11 2 0 2 6 7 26 .136 .205 .235 .439 34 19
15 P John Clarkson 22 21 86 84 16 22 6 2 3 17 2 16 .262 .279 .488 .767 130 41
16 P Tom Lee? 22 6 24 24 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 6 .125 .125 .167 .292 -12 4
17 P George Crosby? 26 3 13 13 1 4 0 0 1 1 0 1 .308 .308 .538 .846 154 7
18 P John Hibbard? 19 2 7 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
19 P Fred Andrus 33 1 6 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200 .333 .200 .533 67 1
20 P Mike Corcoran? 25 1 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 -16 0
21 P Thomas Lynch* 21 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
Team Totals 26.8 113 4446 4182 834 1176 162 50 142 659 264 469 .281 .324 .446 .770 133 1864
Rank in 8 NL teams 3 1 1 3 4 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 1
Non-Pitcher Totals 27.1 113 3957 3714 760 1074 150 44 135 615 243 382 .289 .333 .462 .795 141 1717
Pitcher Totals 24.4 113 489 468 74 102 12 6 7 44 21 87 .218 .252 .314 .566 72 147
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.

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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 Larry Corcoran 24 35 23 .603 2.40 60 59 1 57 7 0 516.2 473 286 138 35 116 272 0 27 2180 129 3.77 1.140 8.2 0.6 2.0 4.7 2.34
2 SP Fred Goldsmith 28 9 11 .450 4.26 21 21 0 20 1 0 188.0 245 140 89 11 29 34 0 10 852 73 4.13 1.457 11.7 0.5 1.4 1.6 1.17
3 SP John Clarkson 22 10 3 .769 2.14 14 13 1 12 0 0 118.0 94 64 28 10 25 102 0 7 478 146 3.28 1.008 7.2 0.8 1.9 7.8 4.08
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
4 Joe Brown? 25 4 2 .667 4.68 7 6 1 5 0 0 50.0 56 36 26 4 7 27 0 1 224 67 3.65 1.260 10.1 0.7 1.3 4.9 3.86
5 Tom Lee? 22 1 4 .200 3.77 5 5 0 5 0 0 45.1 55 43 19 12 15 14 0 2 217 83 7.09 1.544 10.9 2.4 3.0 2.8 0.93
6 George Crosby? 26 1 2 .333 3.54 3 3 0 3 0 0 28.0 27 21 11 3 12 11 0 4 131 89 5.17 1.393 8.7 1.0 3.9 3.5 0.92
7 John Hibbard* 19 1 1 .500 2.65 2 2 0 2 1 0 17.0 18 10 5 1 9 4 0 0 69 120 5.16 1.588 9.5 0.5 4.8 2.1 0.44
8 Fred Andrus 33 1 0 1.000 2.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 11 3 2 1 2 2 0 0 39 163 4.94 1.444 11.0 1.0 2.0 2.0 1.00
9 Mike Corcoran? 25 0 1 .000 4.00 1 1 0 1 0 0 9.0 16 14 4 1 7 2 0 5 50 82 6.61 2.556 16.0 1.0 7.0 2.0 0.29
10 Thomas Lynch? 21 0 0 2.57 1 1 0 0 0 0 7.0 7 4 2 1 3 2 0 0 32 129 5.84 1.429 9.0 1.3 3.9 2.6 0.67
11 King Kelly 26 0 1 .000 8.44 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.1 12 11 5 2 2 1 0 2 32 40 8.90 2.625 20.3 3.4 3.4 1.7 0.50
12 Ned Williamson 26 0 0 18.00 2 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 8 8 4 0 2 0 0 1 18 21 6.27 5.000 36.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
13 Fred Pfeffer 24 0 0 9.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 10 51 6.27 4.000 27.0 0.0 9.0 0.0 0.00
14 Cap Anson 32 0 1 .000 18.00 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.0 3 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 9 26 30.27 4.000 27.0 18.0 9.0 9.0 1.00
Team Totals 24.5 62 49 .559 3.03 113 112 6 106 9 0 997.1 1028 646 336 83 231 472 0 60 4341 103 4.10 1.262 9.3 0.7 2.1 4.3 2.04
Rank in 8 NL teams 4 4 4 7 4 5 5 4 5 4 8 4 7
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
Fred Andrus 33 1 3 0 3 0 0 1.000 3.00 P
Cap Anson 32 117 1326 1216 48 62 86 .953 10.80 2 0 0 1B-C-SS-P
Joe Brown 25 18 28 11 13 4 0 .857 1.33 2 0 0 P-OF-C-1B
Tom Burns 27 83 430 102 259 69 21 .840 4.35 SS-3B
John Clarkson 22 25 79 14 45 20 6 .747 2.36 P-OF-3B-1B
Larry Corcoran 24 66 218 51 142 25 5 .885 2.92 P-SS-OF
Mike Corcoran 25 1 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 P
George Crosby 26 3 10 2 8 0 0 1.000 3.33 P
Abner Dalrymple 26 111 220 176 18 26 5 .882 1.75 OF
Silver Flint 28 73 525 354 110 61 9 .884 6.36 82 0 0 C
Fred Goldsmith 28 23 55 8 35 12 0 .782 1.87 P-OF
George Gore 30 103 242 185 25 32 5 .868 2.04 OF
John Hibbard 19 2 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 2.00 P
King Kelly 26 118 428 201 141 86 10 .799 2.90 32 0 0 OF-C-SS-3B-1B-P-2B
Walt Kinzie 27 19 87 22 51 14 4 .839 3.84 SS-3B
Tom Lee 22 6 21 9 11 1 0 .952 3.33 P-SS
Thomas Lynch 21 2 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 1.50 P-1B
Fred Pfeffer 24 113 905 395 422 88 85 .903 7.23 2B-P
Billy Sunday 21 43 80 45 8 27 1 .663 1.23 OF
Sy Sutcliffe 22 4 41 34 6 1 1 .976 10.00 11 0 0 C
Ned Williamson 26 111 493 155 271 67 26 .864 3.84 9 0 0 3B-C-P
Team Totals 26.6 113 5200 2985 1620 595 107 .886 4.42 138 0 0
Rank in 8 NL teams 8 7
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
Fred Andrus 33 1 6 -0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .514 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /1
Cap Anson 32 112 504 46 0 0 -6 0 40 3.4 16 57 5.1 .533 .522 5.9 -0.7 63 $2,500 Free Agency *3/216
Joe Brown? 25 15 61 -6 0 0 -1 -1 -7 -0.7 2 -5 -0.5 .455 .496 -0.4 -0.2 -4 /O132
Tom Burns 27 83 356 -5 0 0 -1 5 -1 -0.2 12 11 1.0 .499 .500 1.2 0.3 12 *6/5
John Clarkson 22 21 86 2 0 0 -1 2 3 0.2 0 3 0.2 .514 .502 0.4 -0.2 4 Purchased 1/O53
Larry Corcoran# 24 64 261 -8 0 0 1 9 2 0.0 0 2 0.0 .502 .501 0.0 0.0 0 $2,100 1/O6
Mike Corcoran? 25 1 4 -0 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .470 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 /1
George Crosby? 26 3 13 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .537 .501 0.1 0.0 1 /1
Abner Dalrymple* 26 111 535 30 0 0 0 -7 23 1.9 16 40 3.6 .519 .513 3.8 -0.8 40 *O
Silver Flint 28 73 286 -14 0 0 0 5 -9 -1.0 10 1 0.0 .488 .495 0.1 0.4 1 2
Fred Goldsmith 28 22 88 -8 0 0 0 3 -5 -0.5 0 -5 -0.5 .477 .497 -0.5 -0.0 -5 1/O
George Gore* 30 103 483 31 0 0 5 -6 31 2.6 15 46 4.2 .527 .517 3.9 -0.2 41 $2,100 *O
John Hibbard? 19 2 7 -2 0 0 0 0 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .415 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 /1
King Kelly 26 108 498 49 0 0 -5 -1 43 3.7 16 59 5.3 .536 .524 6.0 -0.7 64 $2,000 Free Agency O265/314
Walt Kinzie 27 19 82 -7 0 0 0 1 -6 -0.6 3 -3 -0.3 .469 .496 -0.3 0.1 -3 6/5
Tom Lee? 22 6 24 -3 0 0 0 1 -3 -0.3 0 -3 -0.3 .459 .498 -0.2 0.0 -3 /16
Thomas Lynch* 21 1 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .391 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 /31
Fred Pfeffer 24 112 492 28 0 0 15 2 45 3.9 16 61 5.6 .537 .526 4.4 1.5 46 $1,800 *4/1
Billy Sunday* 21 43 180 -8 0 0 -5 -3 -16 -1.5 6 -10 -0.9 .466 .491 -0.4 -0.8 -5 O
Sy Sutcliffe* 22 4 17 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.1 1 0 0.0 .491 .500 0.0 0.0 0 /2
Ned Williamson 26 107 459 33 0 0 17 4 54 4.7 16 69 6.3 .546 .530 4.9 1.9 52 $2,300 *52/1
Team Total 26.7 1011 4446 156 0 0 19 17 192 15.5 129 321 28.6 .517 .513 28.7 0.7 302 $12,800
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
Fred Andrus 33 9.0 1 1 3 3.00 5.24 0.18 0.00 105.0 5.31 2 0.3 -0.0 0.3 3 .762 .502
Cap Anson 32 1.0 1 0 4 36.00 5.24 0.24 0.00 105.0 5.25 -3 -0.2 1.0 -0.0 -0.2 -3 .258 .499 $2,500 Free Agency
Joe Brown? 25 50.0 7 6 36 6.48 5.24 0.18 0.00 105.0 5.31 -6 -0.5 1.0 -0.1 -0.1 -1 .430 .497
John Clarkson 22 118.0 14 13 64 4.88 5.24 0.14 0.00 105.0 5.35 8 0.8 1.0 -0.3 1.7 19 .559 .505 Purchased
Larry Corcoran 24 516.2 60 59 286 4.98 5.24 0.16 0.00 105.0 5.33 30 2.9 1.0 -1.2 6.5 76 .548 .518 $2,100
Mike Corcoran? 25 9.0 1 1 14 14.00 5.24 0.22 0.00 105.0 5.27 -9 -0.4 -0.0 -0.3 -8 .096 .498
George Crosby? 26 28.0 3 3 21 6.75 5.24 0.18 0.00 105.0 5.31 -4 -0.3 -0.1 -0.1 -1 .389 .498
Fred Goldsmith 28 188.0 21 21 140 6.70 5.24 0.20 0.00 105.0 5.29 -26 -2.2 -0.4 -0.9 -9 .395 .486
John Hibbard* 19 17.0 2 2 10 5.29 5.24 0.16 0.00 105.0 5.33 0 0.0 -0.0 0.2 2 .519 .500
King Kelly 26 5.1 2 0 11 18.56 5.24 0.24 0.00 105.0 5.24 -8 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.5 -7 .233 .497 $2,000 Free Agency
Tom Lee? 22 45.1 5 5 43 8.54 5.24 0.19 0.00 105.0 5.30 -15 -1.1 -0.1 -0.8 -11 .274 .493
Thomas Lynch? 21 7.0 1 1 4 5.14 5.24 0.18 0.00 105.0 5.31 0 0.0 -0.0 0.1 1 .525 .500
Fred Pfeffer 24 1.0 1 0 2 18.00 5.24 0.42 0.00 105.0 5.06 -1 -0.1 1.0 -0.0 -0.1 -1 .381 .499 $1,800
Ned Williamson 26 2.0 2 0 8 36.00 5.24 0.38 0.00 105.0 5.10 -7 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.5 -7 .257 .497 $2,300
Team Total 24.5 997.1 121 112 646 5.83 5.24 0.17 0.00 105.0 5.32 -37 -1.9 1.0 -2.3 5.2 52 .484 .506 $10,700
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1883 / 1885 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics