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1888 Season


1887 / 1889

Top Hitter


Roger
Connor

Top Pitcher


Silver
King
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All-1888 Team


rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field Tm
PHA
5.4
5.2
0.9
STL
4.1
4.0
1.0
LOU
3.6
4.2
-0.2
IND
2.5
2.9
0.3
Center Field Tm
CHC
5.2
6.7
-0.4
BSN
4.5
4.9
0.2
WAS
4.3
5.1
-0.2
PHA
3.9
3.8
0.8

Right Field Tm
BRO
6.8
1.3
0.2
NYG
4.8
4.8
0.7
BRO
3.9
2.1
0.4
STL
2.8
1.8
1.9
Shortstop Tm
CLE
4.0
4.0
-0.1
CHC
3.8
3.1
-0.3
IND
2.8
2.2
-0.0
DET
2.6
2.2
-0.4
Second Base Tm
CHC
4.0
2.8
0.8
STL
3.5
3.3
-0.1
NYG
3.4
1.1
1.9
PHA
2.5
1.4
0.8
Third Base Tm
BSN
5.3
3.8
1.0
BRO
3.6
3.3
-0.1
PHA
3.6
3.4
-0.1
DET
3.4
3.4
-0.5
First Base Tm
NYG
7.5
6.2
1.3
CHC
6.9
6.3
0.4
DET
6.6
6.7
-0.2
CIN
5.2
5.1
0.2
 
Catcher Tm
BSN
4.5
5.1
-1.0
NYG
4.4
4.5
-0.5
DET
4.2
1.9
1.7
PIT
2.8
2.7
-0.2
Starting Pitcher Tm
STL
585.2
15.8
14.5
1.3
PHI
400.1
12.0
12.1
-0.1
PHA
518.2
9.9
9.9
-0.0
NYG
434.1
9.1
10.3
-1.1
PHI
275.1
8.8
7.8
1.3
NYG
425.1
7.9
8.0
-0.1
DET
391.0
6.9
5.6
1.4
CHC
339.2
6.3
6.8
-0.6
PIT
437.1
5.7
6.6
-0.9
CIN
348.1
5.1
4.4
0.7
Relief Pitcher Tm
PHI
4.0
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0

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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