1927 New York Giants Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 92-62
Finished 3rd in the NL
Attendance: 1,098,000, Avg. 24,955
Ballpark: Polo Grounds IV
Manager: John McGraw (70-52)
Manager: Rogers Hornsby (22-10)
Location: New York, New York
1927 New York Giants Statistics
1927 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1927 season with a record of 92 wins and 62 losses, finishing third in the NL.

The Giants led the circuit with 817 runs, spearheaded by 109 home runs. New York allowed 720 runs. Rogers Hornsby paced the team with 26 home runs, while George Harper and Bill Terry walloped 20 or more as well. Rogers Hornsby accounted for 125 RBI and topped all regular hitters by hitting .361. Burleigh Grimes paced the squad with 19 wins, and Freddie Fitzsimmons added 15 or more victories as well Burleigh Grimes registered a 3.54 earned run average, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

John McGraw and Rogers Hornsby coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Virgil BarnesPRRMarch 5, 18976'0"165Ontario, KS USA
Jack BentleyPLLMarch 8, 18955'11"200Sandy Spring, MD USA
Larry BentonPRRNovember 20, 18975'11"165St. Louis, MO USA
Hank BoneyPLROctober 28, 19035'11"176Wallace, NC USA
Bullet Joe BushPRRNovember 27, 18925'9"173Ehime, MN USA
Ben CantwellPRRApril 13, 19026'1"168Milan, TN USA
Virgil CheevesPRRFebruary 12, 19016'0"195Oklahoma City, OK USA
Bill ClarksonPRRSeptember 27, 18985'11"160Portsmouth, VA USA
Jack CummingsCRRApril 1, 19046'0"195Pittsburgh, PA USA
Al DeVormerCRRAugust 19, 18916'0"175Grand Rapids, MI USA
Doc FarrellSSRRDecember 26, 19015'8"160Johnson City, NY USA
Jim FaulknerPBLJuly 27, 18996'3"190Beatrice, NE USA
Freddie FitzsimmonsPRRJuly 28, 19015'11"185Mishawaka, IN USA
Kent GreenfieldPRRJuly 1, 19026'1"180Guthrie, KY USA
Burleigh GrimesPRRAugust 18, 18935'10"175Emerald, WI USA
Jim HambyCRRJuly 29, 18976'0"170Wilkesboro, NC USA
George HarperRFLRJune 24, 18925'8"167Arlington, KY USA
Dutch HenryPLLMay 12, 19026'1"175Cleveland, OH USA
Mul HollandPRRJanuary 6, 19036'4"185Franklin, VA USA
Rogers Hornsby2BRRApril 27, 18965'11"175Winters, TX USA
Travis JacksonSSRRNovember 2, 19035'10"160Waldo, AR USA
Tex JeanesLFRRDecember 19, 19006'0"176Maypearl, TX USA
Art JohnsonPBLFebruary 15, 18976'1"167Warren, PA USA
Buck JordanPLRJanuary 16, 19076'0"170Cooleemee, NC USA
Joe KlingerLFRRAugust 2, 19026'0"190Canonsburg, PA USA
Freddie Lindstrom3BRRNovember 21, 19055'11"170Chicago, IL USA
Les MannLFRRNovember 18, 18925'9"172Lincoln, NE USA
Hugh McQuillanPRRSeptember 15, 18956'0"170New York, NY USA
Heinie MuellerLFLLSeptember 16, 18995'8"158St. Louis, MO USA
Mickey O'NeilCRRApril 12, 18985'10"185St. Louis, MO USA
Mel OttCFLRMarch 2, 19095'9"170Gretna, LA USA
Norman PlittPRRFebruary 21, 18935'11"180York, PA USA
Ned PorterPRRJuly 6, 19056'0"173Apalachicola, FL USA
Andy Reese3BRRFebruary 7, 19045'11"180Tupelo, MS USA
Edd RoushCFLLMay 8, 18935'11"170Oakland City, IN USA
Red SmithCRRMay 18, 19045'10"185Brokaw, WI USA
Don SongerPLLJanuary 31, 18996'0"165Walnut, KS USA
Zack TaylorCRRJuly 27, 18985'11"180Yulee, FL USA
Bill Terry1BLLOctober 30, 18986'1"200Atlanta, GA USA
Fay ThomasPRROctober 10, 19036'2"195Holyrood, KS USA
Herb ThomasRFRRMay 26, 19025'4"157Sampson City, FL USA
Ty TysonLFRRJune 1, 18925'11"169Wilkes-Barre, PA USA
Bill WalkerPRLOctober 7, 19036'0"175East St. Louis, IL USA