1883 Philadelphia Athletics Roster

American Association (AA)
Team Record: 66-32
Finished 1st in the AA
Ballpark: Jefferson Street Grounds
Won League Championship Series
Manager: Lon Knight (66-32)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1883 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics
1883 Philadelphia Athletics Results

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American Association ended the 1883 season with a record of 66 wins and 32 losses, finishing first in the AA.

The Athletics scored 720 runs, best in the league. Philadelphia conceded 547 runs. Harry Stovey led the squad with 14 home runs Jack O'Brien drove in 70 runs. Mike Moynahan paced all regular batters with a .310 average. Bobby Mathews earned 30 wins on the mound for the squad, while George Bradley also added 15 or more wins also Bobby Mathews recorded a 2.46 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Lon Knight coached the team. The 1883 Philadelphia Athletics won the League Championship Series.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jersey BakleyPRRApril 17, 18645'8"170Blackwood, NJ USA
Jud BirchallPSeptember 12, 18550'0"0Philadelphia, PA USA
Bob BlakistonPROctober 2, 18555'8"180San Francisco, CA USA
George BradleyPRRJuly 13, 18525'10"175Reading, PA USA
Fred CoreyPRR5'7"160Coventry, RI USA
Bill CrowleyPRRApril 8, 18575'7"159Philadelphia, PA USA
Al HubbardPDecember 9, 18600'0"0Westfield, MA USA
Jack JonesPROctober 23, 18600'0"0Litchfield, CT USA
Lon KnightPRRJune 16, 18535'11"165Philadelphia, PA USA
Charlie MasonPRRJune 25, 18530'0"175New Orleans, LA USA
Bobby MathewsPRRNovember 21, 18515'5"140Baltimore, MD USA
Mike MoynahanPLR5'9"165Chicago, IL USA
Jack O'BrienPRRJune 12, 18605'10"184Philadelphia, PA USA
Ed RowenPOctober 22, 18575'6"155Bridgeport, CT USA
Harry StoveyPRRDecember 20, 18565'11"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Cub StrickerPRRJune 8, 18595'3"138Philadelphia, PA USA