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1899 New York Giants

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1898 / 1900

60-90, Finished 10th in National League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: John Day (29-35) and Fred Hoey (31-55)
Scored 741 runs, Allowed 868 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 64-86

Ballparks: Polo Grounds IV & West New York Field Club Grounds · Attendance: 121,384 (9th of 12)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 97, Pitching - 97 · one-year: Batting - 97, Pitching - 99


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1898 / 1900 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR
Bill Carrick 25 R R 5' 10" 150 Sep 5, 1873 2 44 44 44 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Kid Carsey 26 L R 5' 7" 168 Oct 22, 1872 9 5 5 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0.1
Tom Colcolough 28 R R 5' 10" 180 Oct 8, 1870 4 14 14 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.9
Pete Cregan 24 R R 5' 7" 150 Apr 13, 1875 1st 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 -0.1
George Davis HOF 28 B R 5' 9" 180 Aug 23, 1870 10 109 109 0 0 0 0 0 109 0 0 0 0 4.9
Ira Davis 28 R 162 Jul 8, 1870 1st 6 6 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0.0
Ed Doheny 25 L L 5' 10" 165 Nov 24, 1873 5 36 36 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9
Jack Doyle 29 R R 5' 9" 155 Oct 25, 1869 11 119 119 0 5 114 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.9
Leo Fishel 21 R R 6' 0" 175 Dec 13, 1877 1st 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Tom Fleming 25 L L 5' 11" 155 Nov 20, 1873 1st 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 22 0 22 -0.7
Pop Foster 21 R R 5' 8" Apr 8, 1878 2 84 84 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 84 84 0.4
Willie Garoni 21 R R 6' 1" 165 Jul 28, 1877 1st 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Charlie Gettig 28 R 5' 10" 172 Dec, 1870 4 34 34 18 0 3 3 8 0 0 0 1 1 -0.7
Kid Gleason 32 B R 5' 7" 158 Oct 26, 1866 12 147 147 0 0 0 147 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Mike Grady 29 R R 5' 11" 190 Dec 23, 1869 6 87 87 0 44 4 0 35 0 0 0 4 4 3.1
Scott Hardesty 29 L Jan 26, 1870 1st 22 22 0 0 2 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Fred Hartman 31 R R 5' 6" 170 Apr 25, 1868 4 51 51 0 0 0 0 51 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Youngy Johnson 25 R Jul 22, 1873 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Frank Martin 20 Jul 29, 1878 3 17 17 0 0 0 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 -0.3
Frank McPartlin 27 L 6' 0" 180 Feb 16, 1872 1st 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Jouett Meekin 32 R R 6' 1" 180 Feb 21, 1867 9 18 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Tom O'Brien 26 5' 11" 170 Feb 20, 1873 3 151 151 0 0 1 1 21 2 125 0 3 128 1.6
John O'Neill R Unknown 1st 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
John Puhl 22 Jul 10, 1876 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Doc Sechrist 23 R R 5' 9" 160 Feb 10, 1876 1st 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Cy Seymour 26 L L 6' 0" 200 Dec 9, 1872 4 50 50 32 0 3 0 1 0 2 1 5 8 5.6
Bill Stuart 25 5' 11" 170 Aug 28, 1873 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Mike Tiernan 32 L L 5' 11" 165 Jan 21, 1867 13 35 35 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 35 -0.3
George Van Haltren 33 L L 5' 11" 170 Mar 30, 1866 13 152 152 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 129 0 152 2.0
Jack Warner 26 L R 5' 11" 165 Aug 15, 1872 5 88 88 0 82 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Parke Wilson 31 R R 5' 11" 166 Oct 26, 1867 7 98 98 0 31 29 0 15 19 3 0 4 7 0.9
Pete Woodruff 25 R R 5' 10" Apr 2, 1874 1st 20 20 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 19 19 0.1
Zeke Wrigley 25 5' 8" 150 Jan 18, 1874 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1898 / 1900 Roster (40-man)