1881 Providence Grays Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 47-37
Finished 2nd in the NL
Ballpark: Messer Street Grounds
Manager: Jack Farrell (24-27)
Manager: Tom York (23-10)
Location: Providence, Rhode Island
1881 Providence Grays Statistics
1881 Providence Grays Results

The Providence Grays of the National League ended the 1881 season with a record of 47 wins and 37 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Grays plated 447 runs and yielded 426 runs. John Ward recorded 53 runs batted in. Joe Start topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .328. Old Hoss Radbourn recorded 25 wins on the mound for the team, while John Ward added 15 or more victories as well John Ward earned a 2.13 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jack Farrell and Tom York coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Lew BrownPRRFebruary 1, 18585'10"185Leominster, MA USA
Jerry DennyPRRMarch 16, 18595'11"180New York, NY USA
Jack FarrellPRRJuly 5, 18575'9"165Newark, NJ USA
Barney GilliganPRRJanuary 3, 18565'6"130Cambridge, MA USA
Emil GrossPRRMarch 4, 18586'0"190Chicago, IL USA
Paul HinesPRRMarch 1, 18555'9"173, VA USA
Bobby MathewsPRRNovember 21, 18515'5"140Baltimore, MD USA
Bill McClellanPBLMarch 22, 18565'5"156Chicago, IL USA
Henry MyersPRRMay 0, 18585'9"159Philadelphia, PA USA
Old Hoss RadbournPRRDecember 11, 18545'9"168Rochester, NY USA
Joe StartPLLOctober 14, 18425'9"165New York, NY USA
John WardPLRMarch 3, 18605'9"165Bellefonte, PA USA
Tom YorkPLLJuly 13, 18505'9"165Brooklyn, NY USA