1879 Albany Capital City/Rochester Hopbitters Roster

National Association (NA)
Team Record: 8-20
in the NA
Manager: Candy Cummings (0-0), Joe Simmons (0-0)
Location: Albany, New York; Rochester, New York
Ballpark: Union Street Grounds

1879 Albany Capital City/Rochester Hopbitters Statistics

The Albany Capital City/Rochester Hopbitters of the National Association ended the 1879 season with a record of 8 wins and 20 lossesCapital City players transferred to Rochester May 16 to form the Hop Bitter club, which disbanded July 19.

Candy Cummings and Joe Simmons served as manager.


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Player Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Doug AllisonRRJuly 12, 18465'10"160Philadelphia, PA US
Harry SchaferRRAugust 14, 18465'9"143Philadelphia, PA US
Tim MurnaneLRJune 4, 18515'9"172Naugatuck, CT US
Pat McManusOctober 18, 1859, IE
Alex McKinnonRAugust 14, 18565'11"170Boston, MA US
Hal McClureRRAugust 8, 18596'0"165Lewisburg, PA US
Jack ManningRRDecember 20, 18535'8"158Braintree, MA US
Fred LewisSROctober 13, 18585'10"194Buffalo, NY US
Andy LeonardRRJune 1, 18465'7"168County Cavan, Antrim IE
Ed KennedyApril 1, 18565'6"150Carbondale, PA US
Dick HighamLRJuly 24, 18515'8"171Ipswich, Suffolk GB
Mike Dinnen
John DaileyOctober 26, 18535'7"145Brooklyn, NY US
Fred CoreyRR5'7"160Coventry, RI US
George BradleyRRJuly 13, 18525'10"175Reading, PA US
Bill Smiley5'8"140Baltimore, MD US



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