1872 Baltimore Canaries Roster

National Association (NA)
Team Record: 35-19
Finished 2nd in the NA
Attendance: 23,100, Avg. 1,216
Ballpark: Newington Park
Manager: Bill Craver (27-13)
Manager: Everett Mills (8-6)
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
1872 Baltimore Canaries Statistics
1872 Baltimore Canaries Results

The Baltimore Canaries of the National Association ended the 1872 season with a record of 35 wins and 19 losses, finishing second in the NA.

The Canaries led the circuit with 617 runs, ignited by 14 home runs. Baltimore surrendered 434 runs. Lip Pike recorded 60 runs batted in. Dick Higham paced batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .343 clip. Bobby Mathews earned 25 wins on the mound for the team, while Cherokee Fisher registered a 1.80 earned run average, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Bill Craver and Everett Mills coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Tom Carey2BRRNovember 2, 18465'8"145Brooklyn, NY USA
Bill CraverCRRJune 0, 18445'9"160Troy, NY USA
Cherokee FisherOFRRNovember 0, 18445'9"164Philadelphia, PA USA
Davy Force3BRRJuly 27, 18495'4"130New York, NY USA
George HallCFLLMarch 29, 18495'7"142Stepney, Lo United Kingdom
Scott HastingsCRRAugust 10, 18475'8"161Hillsboro, OH USA
Dick HighamOFLRJuly 24, 18515'8"171Ipswich, Su United Kingdom
Bobby MathewsPRRNovember 21, 18515'5"140Baltimore, MD USA
Everett Mills1BJanuary 20, 18456'1"174Newark, NJ USA
Lip PikeIFLLMay 25, 18455'8"158New York, NY USA
John RadcliffSSJune 29, 18485'6"140Philadelphia, PA USA
Tom YorkLFLLJuly 13, 18505'9"165Brooklyn, NY USA