The following are the baseball events of the year 1883 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

1883 in sports

  • American football
  • Aquatic sports
  • Association football
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Chess
  • Climbing
  • Combat sports
    • Sumo
  • Cricket
  • Cycling
  • Equestrianism
  • Esports
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Ice sports
  • Modern pentathlon
  • Motorsport
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Rugby league‎
  • Rugby union
  • Snooker
    • 1882–83
    • 1883–84
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Triathlon
  • Volleyball
  • Weightlifting

Champions

Inter-league playoff: Philadelphia (AA) declined to play Boston (NL)

Major league baseball final standings

National League final standings

1883 Boston Beaneaters
1883 Boston Beaneaters
National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Beaneaters 63 35 0.643 41–8 22–27
Chicago White Stockings 59 39 0.602 4 36–13 23–26
Providence Grays 58 40 0.592 5 34–15 24–25
Cleveland Blues 55 42 0.567 31–18 24–24
Buffalo Bisons 49 45 0.521 12 36–13 13–32
New York Gothams 46 50 0.479 16 28–19 18–31
Detroit Wolverines 40 58 0.408 23 23–26 17–32
Philadelphia Quakers 17 81 0.173 46 9–40 8–41

American Association final standings

American Association W L Pct. GB Home Road
Philadelphia Athletics 66 32 0.673 37–14 29–18
St. Louis Browns 65 33 0.663 1 35–14 30–19
Cincinnati Red Stockings 61 37 0.622 5 38–13 23–24
New York Metropolitans 54 42 0.562 11 29–17 25–25
Louisville Eclipse 52 45 0.536 13½ 29–18 23–27
Columbus Buckeyes 32 65 0.330 33½ 18–29 14–36
Pittsburgh Alleghenys 31 67 0.316 35 18–31 13–36
Baltimore Orioles 28 68 0.292 37 18–31 10–37

Statistical leaders

National League statistical leaders

National League
Type Name Stat
AVG Dan Brouthers BUF .374
HR Buck Ewing NYG 10
RBI Dan Brouthers BUF 97
Wins Charles Radbourn PRO 48
ERA Jim McCormick CLE 1.84
Strikeouts Jim Whitney BOS 345

American Association statistical leaders

American Association
Type Name Stat
AVG Ed Swartwood PIT .357
HR Harry Stovey PHA 14
RBI Charley Jones CIN 80
Wins Will White CIN 43
ERA Will White CIN 2.09
Strikeouts Tim Keefe NYM 361

Notable seasons

Charles Radbourn
Charles Radbourn

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Births

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Date of birth unknown

Deaths

See also

References

  1. ^ "Dan Brouthers Stats". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  2. ^ "1883 National League Batting Leaders". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  3. ^ "Old Hoss Radbourne Stats". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  4. ^ "1883 National League Pitching Leaders". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  5. ^ "Doubles Team Records". Baseball-Almanac.com. Retrieved 14 May 2012.
  6. ^ "At-Bats Records for Teams: Game Records". Baseball-Almanac.com. Retrieved 14 May 2012.
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