1888 New York Giants Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 84-47
Finished 1st in the NL
Attendance: 51,900, Avg. 6,488
Ballpark: Polo Grounds I
Won World Series
World Series - Defeated St. Louis Browns 6-4
Manager: Jim Mutrie (84-47)
Location: New York, New York
1888 New York Giants Roster
1888 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1888 season with a record of 84 wins and 47 losses, finishing first in the NL.

The Giants gave up 479 runs, the lowest total in the circuit. New York tallied 659 runs. Roger Connor paced the team with 14 home runs and drove in 71 runs. Buck Ewing led hitters with significant playing time by hitting .306. Tim Keefe earned 35 wins for the squad, while Mickey Welch added 15 or more wins, too Tim Keefe earned a 1.74 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Jim Mutrie coached the team. The 1888 New York Giants won the World Series.

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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
Tim Keefe3512.7451.74515104880434.3317143845900335120211723
Mickey Welch2619.5781.93474704750425.332815691121080167140171710
Ledell Titcomb148.6362.24232312240197.0149914944601295012792
Ed Crane56.4552.4312111112192.77051253400582010404
Bill George21.6671.3443131133.71895011026103133
Stump Weidman11.5003.5022020018.017207280520084
Buck Ewing002.572010017.0892140610251
Totals8347.6381.9614113741332031208.0907479263273070726370654897

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
Roger Connor13455848198140151714712707344.291.389.480.86923104000
Mike Tiernan113492443751301689525204242.293.364.427.79018907000
John Ward12252051070128145249380913.251.265.310.57515801000
Buck Ewing1034424158312718156585302428.306.348.465.81319303000
Danny Richardson135577561821271678613501535.226.248.323.57018101000
Jim O'Rourke107436409501121664502502430.274.319.372.69015203000
Mike Slattery10340539150961261352601328.246.272.315.58612301000
Art Whitney9033732828721412870822.220.240.256.4968401000
George Gore642862543756442171103031.220.308.291.5997402000
Mickey Welch4717116916325021040133.189.199.254.4534301000
Tim Keefe511851811023302830456.127.146.177.3233200000
Elmer Foster37148136152032010130920.147.216.199.4152703000
Gil Hatfield28109105719100980218.181.211.190.4012002000
Pat Murphy281121061118100430611.170.214.179.3941900000
William Brown20605941610061018.271.283.288.5711700000
Ledell Titcomb238382610100550122.122.133.134.2671100000
Bill George939397910161002.231.231.333.5641300000
Elmer Cleveland937346802271031.235.297.529.8271800000
Ed Crane12403736201210311.162.225.297.5221100000
Stump Weidman2971000010021.000.222.000.222000000
Totals123750464747659114913076554893140270456.242.287.336.6231596029000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Roger Connor1B13301173.01337432657.9821.5881.3760000
Jim O'Rourke1B4038.043213.9781.65811.2500000
Danny Richardson2B13501188.03214234643.9425.6365.5110000
Roger Connor2B1012.092021.0008.25011.0000000
Gil Hatfield2B1011.03411.8755.7277.0000000
Art Whitney3B900804.0901843511.8873.0673.0440000
Buck Ewing3B210193.03229153.8032.8452.9050000
Gil Hatfield3B140125.0182190.8132.8082.7860000
Elmer Cleveland3B9064.04650.6671.4061.1110000
Jim O'Rourke3B2016.01320.6672.2502.0000000
Ledell Titcomb3B105.002001.0003.6002.0000000
Elmer Foster3B105.00020.000.000.0000000
Buck EwingC780676.04801433512.9478.2947.98765000
Pat MurphyC280266.018656233.9138.1888.64323000
William BrownC200160.013424190.8938.8887.90026000
Jim O'RourkeC150111.0772250.9528.0276.60014000
Mike TiernanOF11301011.01741682.9601.6911.6810000
Mike SlatteryOF1030896.018716183.9192.0391.9710000
Jim O'RourkeOF870768.01301361.9601.6761.6440000
George GoreOF640568.0884180.8361.4581.4380000
Elmer FosterOF370335.0645120.8521.8541.8650000
Bill GeorgeOF6028.031001.0001.286.6670000
Gil HatfieldOF1018.02211.8002.0004.0000000
Tim KeefeOF1010.01010.500.9001.0000000
Tim KeefeP510434.02979101.9152.2402.1180000
Mickey WelchP470425.01675171.8431.9271.9360000
Ledell TitcombP230197.012480.7581.1421.0870000
Ed CraneP12093.032340.8672.5162.1670000
Bill GeorgeP4034.01510.8571.5881.5000000
Stump WeidmanP2018.03220.7142.5002.5000000
Buck EwingP207.00000.000.0000000
John WardSS12201078.01853318639.8574.3084.2300000
Gil HatfieldSS13097.0736133.7683.9903.3080000
Buck EwingSS4037.031331.8423.8924.0000000
Totals1245010901.036321609432187.9244.3274.210128000

Postseason - Pitching:

Player Rnd W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Tim KeefeWS401.0000.5144040035.018122090300000
Ed CraneWS11.5002.1222020017.015104060120000
Mickey WelchWS11.5002.6522020017.0108509020000
Gil HatfieldWS0012.601010005.01212713020000
Ledell TitcombWS01.0006.751100004.056312020000
Bill GeorgeWS01.0007.2011010010.01514813040000
Totals64.6002.971110190088.07562293320520000

Postseason - Batting:

Player Rnd GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Mike TiernanWS10463881300165082.342.457.421.8781600000
Art WhitneyWS103837712010122014.324.342.378.7201400000
John WardWS8302941110066010.379.400.414.8141200000
Buck EwingWS727265902165013.346.370.615.9861600000
Jim O'RourkeWS1040364800013042.222.300.222.522800000
Mike SlatteryWS1039396820056005.205.205.256.4621000000
Roger ConnorWS727237712034040.304.407.522.9291200000
Danny RichardsonWS939366620063035.167.231.222.453800000
George GoreWS313115510002022.455.538.5451.084600000
William BrownWS2881310000000.375.375.500.875400000
Bill GeorgeWS2992310140002.333.333.7781.111700000
Ledell TitcombWS1441210010000.500.500.7501.250300000
Mickey WelchWS2772200010000.286.286.286.571200000
Gil HatfieldWS2982200011012.250.333.250.583200000
Ed CraneWS2771100020001.143.143.143.286100000
Pat MurphyWS310101100010000.100.100.100.200100000
Tim KeefeWS413112100001022.091.231.091.322100000
Totals9236633964941053553802730.277.331.363.69312300000




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