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1885 New York Giants

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1884 / 1886

85-27, Finished 2nd in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Jim Mutrie (85-27)
Scored 691 runs, Allowed 370 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-27

Ballparks: Polo Grounds I (Southeast Diamond) ·
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 100, Pitching - 98 · one-year: Batting - 116, Pitching - 109


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1884 / 1886 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 Mickey Welch Photo of Roger Connor Photo of Tim Keefe Photo of Jim O'Rourke Photo of Buck Ewing Photo of Mike Dorgan Photo of Danny Richardson Photo of John Ward Photo of Patrick Gillespie Photo of Dude Esterbrook Photo of Pat Deasley Photo of Larry Corcoran

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 Buck Ewing 25 81 355 342 81 104 15 12 6 63 13 17 .304 .330 .471 .800 156 161
2 1B Roger Connor* 27 110 506 455 102 169 23 15 1 65 51 8 .371 .435 .495 .929 200 225
3 2B Joe Gerhardt 30 112 423 399 43 62 12 2 0 33 24 47 .155 .203 .195 .399 29 78
4 SS John Ward* 25 111 463 446 72 101 8 9 0 37 17 39 .226 .255 .285 .540 74 127
5 3B Dude Esterbrook 28 88 363 359 48 92 14 5 2 44 4 28 .256 .264 .340 .604 94 122
6 OF Jim O'Rourke 34 112 517 477 119 143 21 16 5 42 40 21 .300 .354 .442 .796 156 211
7 OF Mike Dorgan 31 89 358 347 60 113 17 8 0 46 11 24 .326 .346 .421 .767 147 146
8 OF Patrick Gillespie* 33 102 435 420 67 123 17 6 0 52 15 32 .293 .317 .362 .679 119 152
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 C Pat Deasley 27 54 216 207 22 53 5 1 0 24 9 20 .256 .287 .290 .577 87 60
10 UT Danny Richardson 22 49 208 198 26 52 9 3 0 25 10 14 .263 .298 .338 .636 105 67
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
11 P Mickey Welch 25 56 213 199 28 41 8 0 2 19 14 39 .206 .258 .276 .535 73 55
12 P Tim Keefe 28 47 179 166 20 27 1 5 0 12 13 22 .163 .223 .229 .452 46 38
13 P Larry Corcoran# 25 3 14 14 3 5 0 0 0 2 0 1 .357 .357 .357 .714 131 5
Team Totals 28.6 112 4250 4029 691 1085 150 82 16 464 221 312 .269 .307 .359 .666 115 1447
Rank in 8 NL teams 2 2 1 3 1 6 3 1 1 2 2 2 2
Non-Pitcher Totals 28.8 112 3844 3650 640 1012 141 77 14 431 194 250 .277 .314 .370 .683 120 1349
Pitcher Totals 26.4 112 406 379 51 73 9 5 2 33 27 62 .193 .246 .259 .505 63 98
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 Mickey Welch 25 44 11 .800 1.66 56 55 1 55 7 1 492.0 372 170 91 4 131 258 1 39 1963 166 2.74 1.022 6.8 0.1 2.4 4.7 1.97
2 SP Tim Keefe 28 32 13 .711 1.58 46 46 0 45 7 0 400.0 300 154 70 6 102 227 0 35 1577 175 2.71 1.005 6.8 0.1 2.3 5.1 2.23
3 SP Danny Richardson 22 7 1 .875 2.40 9 8 1 7 1 0 75.0 58 30 20 0 18 21 0 1 301 116 3.04 1.013 7.0 0.0 2.2 2.5 1.17
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 Larry Corcoran 25 2 1 .667 2.88 3 3 0 2 0 0 25.0 24 12 8 1 11 10 0 2 109 98 3.92 1.400 8.6 0.4 4.0 3.6 0.91
5 Buck Ewing 25 0 1 .000 4.50 1 0 1 0 0 0 2.0 4 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 12 78 7.38 3.500 18.0 0.0 13.5 0.0 0.00
Team Totals 26.0 85 27 .759 1.72 112 112 3 109 15 1 994.0 758 370 190 11 265 516 1 77 3962 161 2.79 1.029 6.9 0.1 2.4 4.7 1.95
Rank in 8 NL teams 2 7 1 2 1 2 2 1 1 1 1 7 1
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
Roger Connor 27 110 1251 1178 42 31 66 .975 11.09 1B
Larry Corcoran 25 3 10 0 10 0 2 1.000 3.33 P
Pat Deasley 27 57 389 283 81 25 4 .936 6.39 44 0 0 C-OF-SS
Mike Dorgan 31 89 180 153 11 16 6 .911 1.84 OF-1B
Dude Esterbrook 28 88 313 116 161 36 14 .885 3.15 3B-OF
Buck Ewing 25 88 543 377 119 47 9 .913 5.64 40 0 0 C-OF-3B-SS-1B-P
Joe Gerhardt 30 112 731 314 352 65 59 .911 5.95 2B
Patrick Gillespie 33 102 154 133 12 9 2 .942 1.42 OF
Tim Keefe 28 48 123 30 80 13 0 .894 2.29 P-OF
Jim O'Rourke 34 120 210 182 13 15 0 .929 1.63 7 0 0 OF-C
Danny Richardson 22 52 115 52 58 5 1 .957 2.12 OF-3B-P
John Ward 25 111 572 167 350 55 36 .904 4.66 SS
Mickey Welch 25 56 100 16 70 14 0 .860 1.54 P
Team Totals 28.5 112 4691 3001 1359 331 85 .929 4.21 91 0 0
Rank in 8 NL teams 1 1
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
Roger Connor* 27 110 506 55 0 0 15 -0 70 6.4 16 86 8.1 .559 .540 6.8 1.4 71 $2,200 Free Agency *3
Larry Corcoran# 25 3 14 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .535 .501 0.1 0.0 1 /1
Pat Deasley 27 54 216 -3 0 0 3 4 4 0.3 7 11 1.1 .507 .502 0.9 0.6 8 Free Agency 2/O6
Mike Dorgan 31 89 358 18 0 0 7 -5 19 1.8 12 32 3.1 .521 .511 2.5 0.1 25 *O/3
Dude Esterbrook 28 88 363 -2 0 0 6 2 6 0.5 12 18 1.9 .507 .504 1.4 0.8 13 Purchased *5/O
Buck Ewing 25 81 355 21 0 0 6 4 31 2.8 11 42 4.1 .536 .518 3.6 0.9 36 $3,100 Free Agency 2O/5316
Joe Gerhardt 30 112 423 -30 0 0 13 2 -15 -1.6 14 -1 -0.1 .486 .491 -1.2 1.4 -14 *4
Patrick Gillespie* 33 102 435 9 0 0 3 -7 6 0.4 14 20 2.0 .505 .503 1.8 -0.4 17 *O
Tim Keefe 28 47 179 -10 0 0 0 8 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .496 .499 -0.2 -0.0 -2 $3,000 Purchased 1/O
Jim O'Rourke 34 112 517 32 0 0 -1 -6 25 2.3 16 41 4.0 .521 .515 4.2 -0.7 42 $4,500 Unknown *O/2
Danny Richardson 22 49 208 2 0 0 6 -1 7 0.6 7 14 1.4 .514 .504 0.8 0.5 8 $1,100 O5/1
John Ward* 25 111 463 -12 0 0 13 7 8 0.7 16 24 2.4 .507 .505 1.2 1.9 11 $3,000 Free Agency *6
Mickey Welch 25 56 213 -7 0 0 0 10 2 0.2 0 2 0.2 .504 .501 0.2 -0.0 2 Free Agency 1
Team Total 28.5 1014 4250 73 0 0 71 19 163 14.3 126 289 28.2 .515 .509 22.2 6.3 218 $16,900
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
Larry Corcoran 25 25.0 3 3 12 4.32 4.78 0.70 0.00 97.0 3.95 -0 -0.0 -0.0 0.2 2 .486 .500
Buck Ewing 25 2.0 1 0 4 18.00 4.77 0.90 0.00 97.0 3.76 -3 -0.2 1.0 -0.0 -0.2 -3 .268 .499 $3,100 Free Agency
Tim Keefe 28 400.0 46 46 154 3.47 4.78 0.63 0.00 97.0 4.03 34 3.5 -0.4 6.9 67 .575 .521 $3,000 Purchased
Danny Richardson 22 75.0 9 8 30 3.60 4.78 0.70 0.00 97.0 3.95 5 0.5 1.0 -0.1 1.1 11 .552 .503 $1,100
Mickey Welch 25 492.0 56 55 170 3.11 4.78 0.64 0.00 97.0 4.01 61 6.2 1.0 -0.4 10.5 101 .612 .539 Free Agency
Team Total 26.0 994.0 115 112 370 3.35 4.78 0.64 0.00 97.0 4.01 96 9.9 1.0 -0.9 18.6 177 .586 .528 $7,200
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1884 / 1886 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics