Billy Murray

From BR Bullpen


William Jeremiah Murray

  • Bats Unknown, Throws Unknown

BR Manager page

Biographical Information[edit]

Billy Murray managed 18 years in the minor leagues from 1889-1906, the last 13 in the Eastern League, the ancestor of today's International League. His teams compiled a record of 1234-876. He was elected to the International League Hall of Fame in 1952. He then managed the Philadelphia Phillies from 1907 to 1909, with a record of 240-214.

Billy also played many years in the minors, often as a player-manager. He managed many years in Providence, RI, and also was a player during most of the time.

Preceded by
Hugh Duffy
Philadelphia Phillies Manager
Succeeded by
Red Dooin

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs
1890 Quincy Western Interstate League Non-Signatory League
1891 Quincy Illinois-Indiana League Non-Signatory League
1892 Joliet Stone Citys Illinois-Indiana League 55-27 1st none League Champs
1893 Atlanta Windjammers Southern League 55-39 3rd none none
1894 Providence Clamdiggers Eastern League 78-34 1st none League Champs
1895 Providence Grays Eastern League 74-44 2nd none Lost League Finals
1896 Providence Grays Eastern League 71-47 1st none League Champs
1897 Providence Grays Eastern League 68-60 5th none
1898 Providence Clamdiggers Eastern League 58-60 5th none
1899 Providence Clamdiggers Eastern League 54-62 7th none
1900 Providence Clamdiggers Eastern League 84-52 1st none League Champs
1901 Providence Clamdiggers Eastern League 73-58 3rd none none
1902 Providence Grays Eastern League 67-67 5th none
1903 Jersey City Skeeters Eastern League 92-33 1st none League Champs
1904 Jersey City Skeeters Eastern League 76-57 3rd none none
1905 Jersey City Skeeters Eastern League 81-49 3rd none none
1906 Jersey City Skeeters Eastern League 80-57 2nd none none
1907 Philadelphia Phillies National League 83-64 3rd Philadelphia Phillies
1908 Philadelphia Phillies National League 83-71 4th Philadelphia Phillies
1909 Philadelphia Phillies National League 74-79 5th Philadelphia Phillies

Related Sites[edit]