1879 Chicago White Stockings Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 46-33
Finished 4th in the NL
Attendance: 26,700, Avg. 2,670
Ballpark: Lake Front Park I
Manager: Cap Anson (41-21)
Manager: Silver Flint (5-12)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1879 Chicago White Stockings Statistics
1879 Chicago White Stockings Results

The Chicago White Stockings of the National League ended the 1879 season with a record of 46 wins and 33 losses, finishing fourth in the NL.

The White Stockings plated 437 runs and allowed 411 runs. Silver Flint drove in 41 runs. Cap Anson topped all qualifying hitters on the roster with a .317 average. Terry Larkin recorded 31 wins on the mound for the squad, while Frank Hankinson also added 15 or more victories also Terry Larkin recorded a 2.44 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Cap Anson and Silver Flint coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Cap AnsonPRRApril 17, 18526'0"227Marshalltown, IA USA
Lew BrownPRRFebruary 1, 18585'10"185Leominster, MA USA
Abner DalrymplePLRSeptember 9, 18575'10"175Gratiot, WI USA
Tom DolanPRRJanuary 10, 18555'11"185New York, NY USA
Herm DoscherPRRDecember 20, 18525'10"182New York, NY USA
Silver FlintPRRAugust 3, 18556'0"180Philadelphia, PA USA
George GorePLRMay 3, 18545'11"195Saccarappa, ME USA
Frank HankinsonPRRApril 29, 18565'11"168New York, NY USA
Bill HarbridgePLLMarch 29, 18550'0"162Philadelphia, PA USA
Terry LarkinPRR0'0"0Brooklyn, NY USA
John PetersPRRApril 8, 18505'7"180New Orleans, LA USA
Joe QuestPRRNovember 16, 18525'6"150New Castle, PA USA
Jack RemsenPRRApril 0, 18505'11"189Brooklyn, NY USA
Orator ShaferPLROctober 4, 18515'9"165Philadelphia, PA USA
John StedronskyPJune 12, 18500'0"0, Czech Republic
Ed WilliamsonPRROctober 24, 18575'11"210Philadelphia, PA USA