1878 Indianapolis Blues Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 24-36
Finished 5th in the NL
Ballpark: South Street Park
Manager: John Clapp (24-36)
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
1878 Indianapolis Blues Roster
1878 Indianapolis Blues Results

The Indianapolis Blues of the National League ended the 1878 season with a record of 24 wins and 36 losses, finishing fifth in the NL.

The Blues scored 293 runs and conceded 328 runs. Russ McKelvy drove in 36 runs. Orator Shafer led all qualifying hitters on the roster by connecting at a .338 clip. The Only Nolan topped the squad with 13 wins, while Jim McCormick recorded a 1.69 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

John Clapp coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
The Only Nolan1322.3712.57383803710347.035720899156012500211469
Tom Healey64.6002.221110190189.0985022113018002376
Jim McCormick58.3851.69141401210117.01284722015036004490
Russ McKelvy02.0002.1641310025.0382361303003121
Totals2436.4002.32676345921578.0621328149387018200302456

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Orator Shafer632792664890196030001320.338.369.455.82412100000
John Clapp63276263428010202900138.304.337.357.6949400000
Ned Williamson63255250315810211900515.232.247.300.5477500000
Russ McKelvy6325825333574323600538.225.240.289.5297300000
Silver Flint6325625423577001800215.224.230.252.4826400000
Joe Quest62290278455732013001224.205.238.230.4686400000
Fred Warner4316716519414001000215.248.257.273.5304500000
The Only Nolan3815415211378001600210.243.253.296.5494500000
Art Croft6022722222356001600523.158.176.185.3614100000
Candy Nelson1989841211100500511.131.180.143.3231200000
Tom Healey12454528100400014.178.178.200.378900000
Jim McCormick1556565810000002.143.143.161.304900000
Jimmy Hallinan312120320010002.250.250.417.667500000
Totals56723642300293542761531970064197.236.256.286.54265700000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Art Croft1B510460.053482119.9631.6041.6270000
John Clapp1B120116.0143256.96711.25012.0830000
Joe Quest2B620563.02281966027.8766.7786.8390000
John Clapp2B1012.01720.8006.0008.0000000
Ned Williamson3B630575.088128336.8673.3813.4290000
Silver FlintC590519.0285102397.9086.7116.55955000
John ClappC9056.0291130.9306.4294.44410000
Orator ShaferOF630562.010528252.8422.1302.1110000
Russ McKelvyOF620548.011918252.8462.2502.2100000
John ClappOF440363.060580.8901.6121.4770000
Art CroftOF90100.018140.8261.7102.1110000
Silver FlintOF9066.011050.6881.5001.2220000
Jimmy HallinanOF3028.04020.6671.2861.3330000
Tom HealeyOF3024.00130.250.375.3330000
Fred WarnerOF2018.03010.7501.5001.5000000
Jim McCormickOF3017.03111.8002.1181.3330000
The Only NolanOF102.00000.000.0000000
The Only NolanP380347.01980115.9002.5682.6050000
Jim McCormickP140117.063222.9502.9232.7140000
Tom HealeyP11089.061940.8622.5282.2730000
Russ McKelvyP4025.02930.7863.9602.7500000
Fred WarnerSS410376.041124179.9073.9494.0240000
Candy NelsonSS190173.01950131.8413.5903.6320000
John ClappSS3027.01830.7503.0003.0000000
Totals58605183.0172583029087.8984.4374.36065000




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