1887 Pittsburg Alleghenys Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 55-69
Finished 6th in the NL
Attendance: 33,500, Avg. 4,786
Ballpark: Recreation Park
Manager: Horace Phillips (55-69)
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
1887 Pittsburg Alleghenys Statistics
1887 Pittsburg Alleghenys Results

The Pittsburg Alleghenys of the National League ended the 1887 season with a record of 55 wins and 69 losses, finishing sixth in the NL.

The Alleghenys scored 621 runs and allowed 750 runs. Pop Smith, Fred Carroll and John Coleman each drove in 54 runs. Fred Carroll led all regular hitters with a .328 average. Pud Galvin earned 28 wins on the mound for the team and a team-best 3.29 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Horace Phillips coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Sam BarkleyPRRMay 24, 18585'11"180Wheeling, WV USA
Ed BeecherPLLJuly 2, 18595'10"185Guilford, CT USA
Bill BishopPRRDecember 27, 18645'8"187Adamsburg, PA USA
Tom BrownPLRSeptember 21, 18605'10"168Liverpool, Merseyside United Kingdom
Fred CarrollPRRJuly 2, 18645'11"185Sacramento, CA USA
John ColemanPLRMarch 6, 18635'9"170Saratoga Springs, NY USA
Abner DalrymplePLRSeptember 9, 18575'10"175Gratiot, WI USA
Jocko FieldsPRROctober 20, 18645'10"160Cork, Ireland
Pud GalvinPRRDecember 25, 18565'8"190St. Louis, MO USA
Bill KuehnePRROctober 24, 18585'8"185Leipzig, Saxony Germany
Jim McCormickPRRNovember 3, 18565'10"215Glasgow, Glasgow United Kingdom
Alex McKinnonPRAugust 14, 18565'11"170Boston, MA USA
George MillerPRRAugust 15, 18645'6"145Brooklyn, NY USA
Ed MorrisPBLSeptember 29, 18625'7"165Brooklyn, NY USA
Pop SmithPRROctober 12, 18565'11"170Digby, NS CAN
Art WhitneyPRRJanuary 16, 18585'8"155Brockton, MA USA