1908 New York Giants Statistics

National League (NL)
Team Record: 98-56
Finished 2nd in the NL
Attendance: 1,021,300, Avg. 13,094
Ballpark: Polo Grounds III
Manager: John McGraw (98-56)
Location: New York, New York
1908 New York Giants Roster
1908 New York Giants Results

The New York Giants of the National League ended the 1908 season with a record of 98 wins and 56 losses, finishing second in the NL.

The Giants led the league with 651 runs, powered by 20 home runs. New York yielded 455 runs. Mike Donlin drove in 106 runs and topped all regular hitters by hitting .334. Christy Mathewson notched 37 wins for the team, while Hooks Wiltse added 15 or more wins, too Christy Mathewson earned a 1.43 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

John McGraw 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
Christy Mathewson3711.7711.435644934115390.7281856254202593021469
Hooks Wiltse2314.6222.24443853072330.0266958247301189041269
Doc Crandall1212.5002.93322481300214.71988370359077912866
Joe McGinnity117.6112.27372014755186.01927347837055703762
Dummy Taylor85.6152.3327159612127.71275633534050404539
Red Ames74.6361.8118152501114.3963523027081102441
Roy Beecher007.942010015.71155030000028
Bull Durham009.001000002.022201020009
Rube Marquard01.0003.601100005.0652020210122
Bill Malarkey02.0002.571501300235.0311610110012100139
Totals9856.6362.14233157619524181411.01210455336262880656351185544

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
Mike Donlin15565459371198261361063002339.334.364.452.816268053300
Cy Seymour156653587601572325921803034.267.306.339.645199033300
Fred Tenney1566845831011492012491707239.256.344.304.648177072200
Art Devlin157629534591351842451906231.253.346.313.6591670141900
Al Bridwell147545467531331410462005220.285.364.319.683149062000
Roger Bresnahan140562449701272531541408333.283.401.359.760161062400
Larry Doyle104429377651161690331702221.308.354.398.752150052500
Moose McCormick73263252317616303260423.302.315.389.7049801600
Spike Shannon773132683460211211302824.224.314.250.56467071000
Buck Herzog642131603848620111603614.300.448.363.81158071000
Hooks Wiltse451301109262001410119.236.317.255.5722802700
Christy Mathewson5614712911202201100912.155.221.202.4232602700
Tom Needham541159181930011001211.209.339.242.5812206600
Doc Crandall348372816402600411.222.273.361.6342601600
Fred Merkle38474161121170049.268.333.439.7721800200
Joe McGinnity37686131110071018.180.206.197.4031201500
Shad Barry37816751011051094.149.260.194.4541301400
Dummy Taylor27453508000400511.229.325.229.554800500
Red Ames18413657000200112.194.216.194.411700400
Sammy Strang28805385000250235.094.385.094.479502200
Dave Brain1119172300011023.176.263.176.440300000
Steve Evans2220100000000.500.500.5001.000100000
Roy Beecher3331110000000.333.333.6671.000200000
Fred Snodgrass6442100011001.250.250.250.500100000
Josh Devore5761100021011.167.286.167.452100000
Rube Marquard1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Jack Hannifin1220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Bill Malarkey15661000000003.000.000.000.000000000
Bull Durham1000000000000000000
Art Wilson1000000000000000000
Totals164958265006652133918243205621810494378.267.342.333.675166707625000


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Fred Tenney1B1561561365.016241171868.99011.47911.1600000
Fred Merkle1B11142.0601021.00013.0715.5450000
Larry Doyle2B102101891.01802913328.9354.7584.6180000
Buck Herzog2B4240366.0611251619.9214.5744.4290000
Sammy Strang2B1413117.02241105.8634.8464.5000000
Dave Brain2B3221.05820.8675.5714.3330000
Fred Merkle2B119.022011.0004.0004.0000000
Doc Crandall2B101.00000.000.0000000
Art Devlin3B1571571389.02033313019.9473.4603.4010000
Buck Herzog3B409.001001.0001.000.2500000
Fred Merkle3B104.00000.000.0000000
Dave Brain3B203.010001.0003.000.5000000
Roger BresnahanC1391391156.06571401212.9856.2055.7341709910250.7
Tom NeedhamC4718243.01683052.9757.3334.21360362237.9
Fred SnodgrassC307.041001.0006.4291.667002133.3
Cy SeymourOF1551551381.034029209.9492.4052.3810000
Mike DonlinOF1551551358.02392161.9771.7231.6770000
Spike ShannonOF7472638.0114833.9761.7211.6490000
Moose McCormickOF6565588.0973112.9011.5311.5380000
Shad BarryOF3120186.034010.9711.6451.0970000
Sammy StrangOF5226.032001.0001.7311.0000000
Fred MerkleOF5117.030001.0001.588.6000000
Josh DevoreOF2111.010001.000.818.5000000
Dave BrainOF305.00000.000.0000000
Buck HerzogOF102.00000.000.0000000
Jack HannifinOF101.00000.000.0000000
Steve EvansOF101.00000.000.0000000
Christy MathewsonP5644391.02714121.9883.8673.0000000
Hooks WiltseP4438330.0258921.9833.1092.5910000
Doc CrandallP3224215.0155212.9852.8052.0940000
Joe McGinnityP3720186.0105054.9232.9031.6220000
Dummy TaylorP2715128.083541.9153.0231.5930000
Red AmesP1815114.053234.9252.9212.0560000
Bill MalarkeyP15035.01910.9092.571.6670000
Roy BeecherP206.013001.0006.0002.0000000
Rube MarquardP115.001001.0001.8001.0000000
Bull DurhamP102.00000.000.0000000
Al BridwellSS1471471298.02774865539.9335.2905.1900000
Buck HerzogSS12878.0223362.9026.3464.5830000
Sammy StrangSS3220.04420.8003.6002.6670000
Dave BrainSS109.02220.6674.0004.0000000
Totals1577141312654.042152088250225.9624.4833.99723013712547.7




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