1885 Chicago White Stockings Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 87-25
Finished 1st in the NL
Attendance: 154,677, Avg. 2,864
Ballpark: West Side Park I
Won League Championship Series
World Series - Defeated St. Louis Browns 3-3
Manager: Cap Anson (87-25)
Location: Chicago, Illinois
1885 Chicago White Stockings Statistics
1885 Chicago White Stockings Results

The Chicago White Stockings of the National League ended the 1885 season with a record of 87 wins and 25 losses, finishing first in the NL.

The White Stockings led the league with 834 runs, ignited by 54 home runs. Chicago allowed 470 runs. Abner Dalrymple paced the team with 11 home runs Cap Anson recorded 108 runs batted in. George Gore topped all regular hitters with a .313 average. John Clarkson notched 53 wins for the squad, while Jim McCormick added 15 or more wins, too John Clarkson recorded a 1.85 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Cap Anson coached the team. The 1885 Chicago White Stockings won the League Championship Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Cap AnsonPRRApril 17, 18526'0"227Marshalltown, IA USA
Tom BurnsPRRMarch 30, 18575'7"152Honesdale, PA USA
John ClarksonPRRJuly 1, 18615'10"155Cambridge, MA USA
Larry CorcoranPBRAugust 10, 18595'3"127Brooklyn, NY USA
Abner DalrymplePLRSeptember 9, 18575'10"175Gratiot, WI USA
Silver FlintPRRAugust 3, 18556'0"180Philadelphia, PA USA
Ed GastfieldPRAugust 1, 18655'9"155Chicago, IL USA
George GorePLRMay 3, 18545'11"195Saccarappa, ME USA
King KellyPRRDecember 31, 18575'10"170Troy, NY USA
Ted KennedyPLRFebruary 7, 18655'8"178Henry, IL USA
Bill KriegPRRJanuary 29, 18595'8"180Petersburg, IL USA
Jim McCauleyPLRMarch 24, 18636'0"180Stanley, NY USA
Jim McCormickPRRNovember 3, 18565'10"215Glasgow, Glasgow United Kingdom
Fred PfefferPRRMarch 17, 18605'10"184Louisville, KY USA
Jimmy RyanPRLFebruary 11, 18635'9"162Clinton, MA USA
Billy SundayPLRNovember 19, 18625'10"160Ames, IA USA
Elmer SutcliffePLLApril 15, 18626'2"170Wheaton, IL USA
Wash WilliamsP5'11"180Philadelphia, PA USA
Ed WilliamsonPRROctober 24, 18575'11"210Philadelphia, PA USA