Cap Anson

Adrian Constantine Anson
Born: April 17, 1852
Marshalltown, IA USA
Deceased: April 14, 1922
Chicago, IL USA
Coaching Career: 1875-1898
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.
Playing Statistics

Cap Anson compiled a record of 2592 wins and 1894 losses in his managing career with the Philadelphia Athletics, Chicago White Stockings, Chicago Colts and New York Giants. He began managing during the 1875 season and last managed during the 1898 campaign. Anson was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.



Coaching Record:

Season League Team G W L W%
1875NAPhiladelphia Athletics842.500
1879NLChicago White Stockings644121.641
1880NLChicago White Stockings866717.779
1881NLChicago White Stockings845628.667
1882NLChicago White Stockings845529.655
1883NLChicago White Stockings985939.602
1884NLChicago White Stockings1136250.549
1885NLChicago White Stockings1138725.770
1886NLChicago White Stockings1269034.714
1887NLChicago White Stockings1277150.559
1888NLChicago White Stockings1367758.566
1889NLChicago White Stockings1366765.493
1890NLChicago Colts1398453.604
1891NLChicago Colts1378253.599
1892NLChicago Colts1477076.476
1893NLChicago Colts1285671.438
1894NLChicago Colts1375775.416
1895NLChicago Colts1337258.541
1896NLChicago Colts1327157.538
1897NLChicago Colts1385973.428
1898NLNew York Giants22913.409
Totals457625921894.566




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