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1878 Season


1877 / 1879

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All-1878 Team


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Glossary

Left Field Tm
CIN
2.8
2.5
0.7
MIL
2.2
2.2
0.5
Center Field Tm
PRO
2.8
2.9
0.2
BSN
0.9
1.4
-0.1

Right Field Tm
IND
3.5
3.3
0.6
PRO
2.0
2.2
0.2
Shortstop Tm
CHC
3.1
2.3
0.5
CIN
0.9
0.7
-0.1
Second Base Tm
CIN
2.5
1.7
0.7
BSN
1.3
0.7
0.5
Third Base Tm
CIN
1.8
2.2
-0.7
PRO
0.9
-0.7
1.4
First Base Tm
CHC
2.4
2.5
-0.1
CIN
1.7
0.8
0.9
 
Catcher Tm
CIN
2.4
2.0
0.2
PRO
1.8
1.9
-0.1
Starting Pitcher Tm
BSN
532.2
13.3
13.8
-0.4
MIL
383.0
10.1
10.3
-0.1
CHC
506.0
5.5
4.0
1.5
PRO
334.0
4.8
4.8
0.1
Relief Pitcher Tm

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The statistics used were obtained free of charge from The Baseball Databank

Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
Interested parties may contact Retrosheet at "www.retrosheet.org".

Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James