The following are the baseball events of the year 1875 throughout the world.

List of years in baseball

Champions

National Association final standings

National Association
Rank Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
1st Boston 71 8 .899 --
2nd Athletic (Philadelphia) 53 20 .726 15.0
3rd Hartford 54 28 .659 18.5
4th St. Louis ("Brown Stockings") 39 29 .574 26.5
5th Philadelphia 37 31 .544 28.5
6th Chicago 30 37 .448 35.0
7th Mutual (New York) 30 38 .441 35.5
8th Red Stockings (St. Louis)[1] 4 14 .222 37.0
9th Elm City (New Haven) 7 40 .149 48.0
10th National (Washington) 4 23 .148 40.5
11th Centennial (Philadelphia) 2 12 .143 36.5
12th Western (Keokuk) 1 12 .077 37.0
13th Atlantic (Brooklyn) 2 42 .045 51.5

Statistical leaders

National Association
Type Name Stat
AVG Deacon White BOS .367
HR Jim O'Rourke BOS 6
RBI Cal McVey BOS 87
Wins Al Spalding BOS 54
ERA Al Spalding BOS 1.59
Strikeouts Candy Cummings HAR 82

Notable seasons

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Births

Notes

1 – Some sources show 1864
2 – Some sources show November 13
3 – Some sources show 1877

Deaths

References

  1. ^ Officially the Red Stockings Base-Ball Club of St. Louis, the team named their field Red Stockings Park and their uniforms featured an image of a red stocking on the front, all of course to capitalize on the fame of the 1869-70 Cincinnati barnstorming club.
  2. ^ "1875 National Association Pitching Leaders". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved August 29, 2020.
  3. ^ "Al Spalding Stats". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved August 29, 2020.
  4. ^ "1875 National Association Batting Leaders". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved August 29, 2020.
  5. ^ "Cal McVey Stats". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved August 29, 2020.