1883 New York Metropolitans Roster

American Association (AA)
Team Record: 54-42
Finished 4th in the AA
Ballpark: Polo Grounds I West Diamond
Manager: Jim Mutrie (54-42)
Location: New York, New York
1883 New York Metropolitans Statistics
1883 New York Metropolitans Results

The New York Metropolitans of the American Association ended the 1883 season with a record of 54 wins and 42 losses, finishing fourth in the AA.

The Metropolitans yielded 405 runs, fewest in the league. New York plated 498 runs. Candy Nelson led batters with significant playing time with a .305 average. Tim Keefe earned 41 wins for the squad and a team-best 2.41 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jim Mutrie coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Steve BradyPJuly 14, 18515'9"165Worcester, MA USA
Sam CranePRRJanuary 2, 18546'0"190Springfield, MA USA
Dude EsterbrookPRRJune 9, 18575'11"167Staten Island, NY USA
Bill HolbertPRRMarch 14, 18550'0"197Baltimore, MD USA
Tim KeefePRRJanuary 1, 18575'10"185Cambridge, MA USA
Ed KennedyPApril 1, 18565'6"150Carbondale, PA USA
Jack LynchPRRFebruary 5, 18575'8"185New York, NY USA
Candy NelsonPLRMarch 14, 18495'6"145Portland, ME USA
John O'RourkePLLAugust 23, 18496'0"190Bridgeport, CT USA
Dave OrrPRRSeptember 29, 18595'11"250New York, NY USA
Charlie ReipschlagerPRRFebruary 7, 18565'6"160New York, NY USA
James RosemanPRRJuly 4, 18565'7"167Brooklyn, NY USA