1905 New York Giants Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 105-48
Finished 1st in the NL
Attendance: 541,000, Avg. 8,075
Ballpark: Polo Grounds III
Won World Series
World Series - Defeated Philadelphia Athletics 4-1
Manager: John McGraw (105-48)
Location: New York, New York
1905 New York Giants Statistics
1905 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1905 season with a record of 105 wins and 48 losses, finishing first in the NL.

The Giants led the league with 780 runs, spearheaded by 39 home runs. New York yielded 505 runs. Sam Mertes drove in 108 runs. Mike Donlin paced all regular hitters by hitting .356. Christy Mathewson earned 31 wins on the mound for the squad, while Hooks Wiltse, Red Ames, Joe McGinnity and Dummy Taylor each also added 15 or more wins also Christy Mathewson earned a 1.28 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

John McGraw coached the team. The 1905 New York Giants won the World Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Red AmesPBRAugust 2, 18825'10"185Warren, OH USA
Frank BowermanCRRDecember 5, 18686'2"190Romeo, MI USA
Roger BresnahanCRRJune 11, 18795'9"200Toledo, OH USA
George BrowneRFLRJanuary 12, 18765'10"160Richmond, VA USA
Boileryard Clarke1BRROctober 18, 18685'11"170New York, NY USA
Bill DahlenSSRRJanuary 5, 18705'9"180Nelliston, NY USA
Art Devlin3BRROctober 16, 18796'0"175Washington, DC USA
Mike DonlinCFLLMay 30, 18785'9"170Peoria, IL USA
Claude ElliottPRRNovember 17, 18766'0"190Pardeeville, WI USA
Billy Gilbert2BRRJune 21, 18765'4"153Tullytown, PA USA
Moonlight GrahamRFLRNovember 12, 18775'10"170Fayetteville, NC USA
Bob HallRFRDecember 20, 18785'10"158Baltimore, MD USA
Christy MathewsonPRRAugust 12, 18806'1"195Factoryville, PA USA
Dan McGann1BBRJuly 15, 18716'0"190Shelbyville, KY USA
Joe McGinnityPRRMarch 20, 18715'11"206Cornwall, IL USA
John McGrawLFLRApril 7, 18735'7"155Truxton, NY USA
Sam MertesLFRRAugust 6, 18725'10"185San Francisco, CA USA
Offa Neal3BLRJune 5, 18766'0"185Logan, IL USA
Sammy StrangIFBRDecember 16, 18765'8"160Chattanooga, TN USA
Dummy TaylorPRRFebruary 21, 18756'1"160Oskaloosa, KS USA
Hooks WiltsePRLSeptember 7, 18796'0"185Hamilton, NY USA