1871 Rockford Forest Citys Roster

National Association (NA)
Team Record: 4-21
Finished 9th in the NA
Attendance: 1,000, Avg. 1,000
Ballpark: Agricultural Society Fair Grounds
Manager: Scott Hastings (4-21)
Location: Rockford, Illinois
1871 Rockford Forest Citys Statistics
1871 Rockford Forest Citys Results

The Rockford Forest Citys of the National Association ended the 1871 season with a record of 4 wins and 21 losses, finishing ninth in the NA.

The Forest Citys scored 231 runs and conceded 287 runs. Cap Anson topped hitters with significant playing time with a .325 average, while Cherokee Fisher registered a 4.35 earned run average, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Scott Hastings coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Bob Addy2BLLFebruary 0, 18425'8"160Port Hope, ON CAN
Cap Anson3BRRApril 17, 18526'0"227Marshalltown, IA USA
Al BarkerLFJanuary 18, 18396'0"162Lost Creek, IN USA
George BirdCFRRJune 23, 18505'9"150Stillman Valley, IL USA
Cherokee FisherPRRNovember 0, 18445'9"164Philadelphia, PA USA
Charles FulmerSSRRFebruary 13, 18516'0"158Philadelphia, PA USA
Ralph HamLFMarch 0, 18495'8"158Troy, NY USA
Scott HastingsCRRAugust 10, 18475'8"161Hillsboro, OH USA
Denny Mack1BRRMarch 14, 18505'7"164Mauch Chunk, PA USA
Pony SagerSSAugust 12, 18485'6"140Holmesburg, PA USA
Gat StiresRFLROctober 13, 18495'8"180Hunterdon County, NJ USA