1881 Worcester Ruby Legs Roster

National League (NL)
Team Record: 32-50
Finished 8th in the NL
Ballpark: Worcester Driving Park Grounds
Manager: Mike Dorgan (24-32)
Manager: Harry Stovey (8-18)
Location: Worcester, Massachusetts
1881 Worcester Ruby Legs Statistics
1881 Worcester Ruby Legs Results

The Worcester Ruby Legs of the National League ended the 1881 season with a record of 32 wins and 50 losses, finishing eighth in the NL.

The Ruby Legs scored 410 runs and allowed 492 runs, most in the circuit. Pete Hotaling drove in 35 runs. Buttercup Dickerson topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .316 clip. Lee Richmond recorded 25 wins on the mound for the team and a team-best 3.39 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Mike Dorgan and Harry Stovey coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Doc BushongPRRSeptember 15, 18565'11"165Philadelphia, PA USA
Hick CarpenterPRLAugust 16, 18555'11"186Grafton, MA USA
Fred CoreyPRR5'7"160Coventry, RI USA
George CreamerPRR6'2"0Philadelphia, PA USA
Buttercup DickersonPLROctober 11, 18585'6"140Tyaskin, MD USA
Mike DorganPRROctober 2, 18535'9"180Middletown, CT USA
Martin FlahertyPLLSeptember 24, 18530'0"0Worcester, MA USA
Pete HotalingPLRDecember 16, 18565'8"166Mohawk, NY USA
Arthur IrwinPLRFebruary 14, 18585'8"158Toronto, ON CAN
Harry McCormickPRROctober 25, 18555'9"155Syracuse, NY USA
Candy NelsonPLRMarch 14, 18495'6"145Portland, ME USA
Lip PikePLLMay 25, 18455'8"158New York, NY USA
Joseph QuinnPSeptember 22, 18560'0"0Boston, MA USA
Charlie ReilleyPRR5'10"165Providence, RI USA
Lee RichmondPLMay 5, 18575'10"155Sheffield, OH USA
Pop SmithPRROctober 12, 18565'11"170Digby, NS CAN
Harry StoveyPRRDecember 20, 18565'11"175Philadelphia, PA USA
Asa StrattonPFebruary 10, 18530'0"0Grafton, MA USA
Billy TaylorPRR5'11"204Washington, DC USA