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1889 Season


1888 / 1890

Top Hitter


Jack
Glasscock

Top Pitcher


John
Clarkson
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All-1889 Team


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Glossary

Left Field Tm
PHA
5.4
5.4
0.8
WAS
4.0
4.0
0.4
STL
3.9
3.9
0.8
BRO
3.6
4.1
0.3
Center Field Tm
CHC
5.0
5.3
-0.1
PHA
3.2
3.2
0.7
NYG
3.0
3.9
-0.4
CIN
2.5
3.7
-0.6

Right Field Tm
NYG
5.2
5.6
0.1
BRO
3.3
3.7
0.1
BSN
3.0
3.7
-0.4
KCC
3.0
4.1
-0.4
Shortstop Tm
IND
6.6
5.1
0.8
CLE
4.5
3.1
0.6
CIN
3.2
0.8
1.7
KCC
2.4
2.0
-0.2
Second Base Tm
BSN
3.9
3.3
0.6
NYG
3.3
1.9
1.1
CIN
3.1
1.9
1.1
PHA
3.0
2.3
0.6
Third Base Tm
PHA
5.5
4.8
0.4
CIN
4.7
2.2
-0.2
COL
4.3
4.3
-0.1
BAL
3.4
2.6
0.4
First Base Tm
CHC
6.4
5.4
0.9
BSN
6.2
6.0
0.2
NYG
5.6
5.4
0.1
BAL
5.5
5.8
-0.1
 
Catcher Tm
PIT
4.7
5.2
-0.6
NYG
4.3
3.1
0.5
STL
3.1
2.7
0.0
CIN
3.1
2.0
0.8
Starting Pitcher Tm
BSN
620.0
16.2
16.7
-0.5
PHI
380.0
11.1
11.3
-0.2
STL
421.2
9.4
9.4
-0.0
CIN
401.0
9.0
8.3
0.7
STL
458.0
8.7
8.4
0.3
BRO
445.0
8.7
6.6
2.2
BAL
480.2
8.5
7.1
1.4
PHI
349.2
7.5
6.9
0.6
IND
378.2
6.3
5.9
0.4
NYG
375.0
6.2
6.7
-0.5
Relief Pitcher Tm
COL
18.0
0.4
0.5
-0.1
COL
1.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
CIN
2.0
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
KCC
2.0
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
CHC
3.0
-0.6
-0.6
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.
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