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1879 Season


1878 / 1880

Top Hitter


Charley
Jones

Top Pitcher


Tommy
Bond
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All-1879 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
BSN
4.5
4.0
0.9
PRO
2.5
3.0
-0.1
Center Field Tm
PRO
4.4
4.5
0.3
BSN
3.5
3.4
0.4

Right Field Tm
PRO
3.3
3.9
-0.4
CHC
1.6
1.3
0.6
Shortstop Tm
PRO
4.3
2.2
1.6
CIN
1.7
1.5
-0.2
Second Base Tm
PRO
1.8
1.3
0.3
BUF
1.7
0.9
0.7
Third Base Tm
CHC
4.2
2.7
1.2
CIN
4.1
4.0
0.0
First Base Tm
PRO
2.9
2.5
0.3
CHC
2.2
1.6
0.5
 
Catcher Tm
CIN
3.7
3.1
0.3
CHC
3.2
1.5
1.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
BSN
555.1
14.4
14.4
0.2
CLE
546.1
9.5
9.6
-0.1
PRO
587.0
9.3
7.4
1.8
BUF
593.0
9.1
9.0
0.1
CHC
513.1
4.9
5.0
-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