John Ward

John Montgomery Ward
Born: March 3, 1860
Bellefonte, PA USA
Deceased: March 4, 1925
Augusta, GA USA
Coaching Career: 1880-1894
Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.
Playing Statistics

John Ward compiled a record of 824 wins and 640 losses in his managing career with the Providence Grays, New York Gothams, Brooklyn Ward's Wonders, Brooklyn Grooms and New York Giants. He began managing during the 1880 season and last managed during the 1894 campaign. Ward was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.



Coaching Record:

Season League Team G W L W%
1880NLProvidence Grays321813.563
1884NLNew York Gothams1668.375
1890PLBrooklyn Ward's Wonders1337656.571
1891NLBrooklyn Grooms1376176.445
1892NLBrooklyn Grooms1589559.601
1893NLNew York Giants1366864.500
1894NLNew York Giants1398844.633
Totals1502824640.549




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