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1887 Season


1886 / 1888

Top Hitter


Bob
Caruthers

Top Pitcher


John
Clarkson
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All-1887 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
STL
6.9
7.2
0.3
PHA
3.0
2.5
0.8
NYM
2.3
2.7
0.1
PHA
2.2
2.5
0.1
Center Field Tm
LOU
6.0
6.6
-0.0
PIT
3.3
3.9
-0.6
BAL
2.7
3.5
-0.2
WAS
2.7
4.3
-1.1

Right Field Tm
STL
11.0
4.2
0.2
DET
5.3
5.7
0.2
STL
4.2
2.3
0.2
PHI
4.0
3.2
1.4
Shortstop Tm
NYG
6.6
3.9
2.0
IND
5.3
2.8
1.7
BSN
4.7
4.5
-0.1
BAL
4.6
5.5
-1.1
Second Base Tm
PHI
10.4
2.9
-0.2
DET
3.8
3.3
0.7
NYG
3.7
2.1
1.3
STL
3.6
3.5
-0.2
Third Base Tm
PHA
5.1
5.4
-0.7
IND
4.4
3.6
0.5
BSN
3.9
3.5
0.0
BAL
3.3
3.0
-0.1
First Base Tm
NYG
6.2
5.2
0.9
DET
5.3
6.0
-0.7
CHC
5.2
4.3
0.9
CIN
3.5
2.7
0.8
 
Catcher Tm
NYG
2.3
2.6
-0.5
DET
1.7
0.7
0.8
PIT
1.5
1.1
0.1
BAL
1.2
1.2
-0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
CHC
523.0
15.1
14.9
0.3
BAL
589.1
11.9
10.8
1.1
CIN
447.1
10.6
10.1
0.5
PHI
390.1
9.3
10.4
-1.0
WAS
404.2
8.5
7.6
1.2
LOU
561.0
7.7
8.2
-0.6
CIN
416.1
7.6
7.1
0.5
NYG
476.2
7.5
7.1
0.5
PHA
470.2
7.1
7.4
-0.3
PIT
440.2
6.4
6.8
-0.4
Relief Pitcher Tm
PHA
1.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
IND
3.0
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1

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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.
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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