1880 Providence Grays
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Owner(s)Henry Root
Manager(s)Mike McGeary, John Montgomery Ward, Mike Dorgan
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The Providence Grays finished the 1880 season in second place in the National League.

Regular season

Pitcher John Montgomery Ward
Third baseman George Bradley
Third baseman George Bradley
Manager / right fielder Mike Dorgan
Manager / right fielder Mike Dorgan
Left fielder Tom York
Left fielder Tom York
Center fielder Paul Hines
Center fielder Paul Hines

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago White Stockings 67 17 0.798 37–5 30–12
Providence Grays 52 32 0.619 15 31–12 21–20
Cleveland Blues 47 37 0.560 20 24–19 23–18
Troy Trojans 41 42 0.494 25½ 20–21 21–21
Worcester Worcesters 40 43 0.482 26½ 24–17 16–26
Boston Red Caps 40 44 0.476 27 25–17 15–27
Buffalo Bisons 24 58 0.293 42 13–28 11–30
Cincinnati Stars 21 59 0.263 44 14–25 7–34

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BUF CHI CIN CLE PRV TRO WOR
Boston 9–3–1 3–9 7–5 5–7 5–7–1 7–5 4–8
Buffalo 3–9–1 1–11 5–5–2 3–9 2–10 1–11 9–3
Chicago 9–3 11–1 10–2–1 8–4 9–3–1 10–2 10–2
Cincinnati 5–7 5–5–2 2–10–1 3–9 2–10 1–10 3–8
Cleveland 7–5 9–3 4–8 9–3 3–9 9–3 6–6–1
Providence 7–5–1 10–2 3–9–1 10–2 9–3 7–5 6–6–1
Troy 5–7 11–1 2–10 10–1 3–9 5–7 5–7
Worcester 8–4 3–9 2–10 8–3 6–6–1 6–6–1 7–5


Roster

1880 Providence Grays
Roster
Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders Outfielders Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Emil Gross 87 347 90 .259 1 34
1B Joe Start 82 345 96 .278 0 27
2B Jack Farrell 80 339 92 .271 3 36
3B George Bradley 82 309 70 .227 0 23
SS John Peters 86 359 82 .246 0 31
OF Mike Dorgan 79 321 79 .246 0 31
OF Paul Hines 85 374 115 .307 3 35
OF Tom York 53 203 43 .212 0 18

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Sadie Houck 49 184 37 .201 1 22
Mike McGeary 18 59 8 .136 0 1

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned Run Average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
John Ward 70 595 39 24 1.74 230
George Bradley 28 196 13 8 1.38 54

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned Run Average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Mike Dorgan 1 0 0 0 1.13 2

References