1890 Boston Reds Roster

Players League (PL)
Team Record: 81-48
Finished 1st in the PL
Attendance: 28,726, Avg. 4,788
Won League Championship Series
Manager: King Kelly (81-48)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1890 Boston Reds Statistics
1890 Boston Reds Results

The Boston Reds of the Players League ended the 1890 season with a record of 81 wins and 48 losses, finishing first in the PL.

The Reds led the league with 1031 runs, spearheaded by 58 home runs. Boston allowed 781 runs. Hardy Richardson paced the team with 16 home runs and accounted for 152 RBI. Dan Brouthers topped hitters with significant playing time with a .335 average. Old Hoss Radbourn notched 27 wins on the mound for the squad, while Bill Daley and Ad Gumbert added 15 or more victories also Old Hoss Radbourn earned a 3.31 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

King Kelly coached the team. The 1890 Boston Reds won the League Championship Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Dan BrouthersPLLMay 8, 18586'2"207Sylvan Lake, NY USA
Tom BrownPLRSeptember 21, 18605'10"168Liverpool, Me United Kingdom
Bill DaleyPLJune 27, 18685'7"140Poughkeepsie, NY USA
Ad GumbertPRROctober 10, 18675'10"200Pittsburgh, PA USA
Gil HatfieldPRRJanuary 27, 18555'9"168Hoboken, NJ USA
Arthur IrwinPLRFebruary 14, 18585'8"158Toronto, ON CAN
Dick JohnstonPRRApril 6, 18635'8"155Kingston, NY USA
King KellyPRRDecember 31, 18575'10"170Troy, NY USA
Matt KilroyPLLJune 21, 18665'9"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Kid MaddenPLLOctober 2, 18675'7"130Portland, ME USA
John MorrillPRRFebruary 19, 18555'10"155Boston, MA USA
Morgan MurphyPRRFebruary 14, 18675'8"160East Providence, RI USA
Billy NashPRRJune 24, 18655'8"167Richmond, VA USA
Joe QuinnPRRDecember 24, 18625'7"158Ipswich, Qu Australia
Old Hoss RadbournPRRDecember 11, 18545'9"168Rochester, NY USA
Hardy RichardsonPRRApril 21, 18555'9"170Clarksboro, NJ USA
Harry StoveyPRRDecember 20, 18565'11"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Pop SwettPApril 16, 18706'0"175San Francisco, CA USA