1889 Pittsburgh Alleghenys
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Owner(s)William A. Nimick
Manager(s)Horace B. Phillips, Fred Dunlap, Ned Hanlon
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The 1889 Pittsburgh Alleghenys season was the 8th season of the Pittsburgh Alleghenys franchise and their 3rd in the National League. The Alleghenys finished fifth in the league standings with a record of 61–71.

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Giants 83 43 0.659 47–15 36–28
Boston Beaneaters 83 45 0.648 1 48–17 35–28
Chicago White Stockings 67 65 0.508 19 37–30 30–35
Philadelphia Quakers 63 64 0.496 20½ 43–24 20–40
Pittsburgh Alleghenys 61 71 0.462 25 40–28 21–43
Cleveland Spiders 61 72 0.459 25½ 33–35 28–37
Indianapolis Hoosiers 59 75 0.440 28 32–36 27–39
Washington Nationals 41 83 0.331 41 24–29 17–54

Record vs. opponents


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Team BOS CHI CLE IND NYG PHI PIT WSH
Boston 10–7–1 12–8–1 10–10 8–6–2 13–6 16–3 14–5–1
Chicago 7–10–1 11–9 13–7 5–13–1 9–10–1 10–9–1 12–7
Cleveland 8–12–1 9–11 9–10–1 4–14 10–9 7–13 14–3–1
Indianapolis 10–10 7–13 10–9–1 7–13 4–13 10–10 11–7
New York 6–8–2 13–5–1 14–4 13–7 12–7–1 12–7–1 13–5
Philadelphia 6–13 10–9–1 9–10 13–4 7–12–1 9–9 9–7–1
Pittsburgh 3–16 9–10–1 13–7 10–10 7–12–1 9–9 10–7
Washington 5–14–1 7–12 3–14–1 7–11 5–13 7–9–1 7–10


Opening Day lineup

Roster

1889 Pittsburgh Alleghenys

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 Doggie Miller 104 422 113 .268 6 56
1B Jake Beckley 123 522 157 .301 9 97
2B Fred Dunlap 121 451 106 .235 2 65
SS Jack Rowe 75 317 82 .259 2 32
3B Bill Kuehne 97 390 96 .246 5 57
OF Al Maul 68 257 71 .276 4 44
OF Ned Hanlon 116 461 110 .239 2 37
OF Billy Sunday 81 321 77 .240 2 25

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
Fred Carroll 91 318 105 .330 2 51
Jocko Fields 75 289 90 .311 2 43
Pop Smith 72 258 54 .209 5 27
Deacon White 55 225 57 .253 0 26
Chuck Lauer 4 16 3 .188 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
Harry Staley 49 420.0 21 26 3.51 159
Pud Galvin 41 341.0 23 16 4.17 77
Ed Morris 21 170.0 6 13 4.13 40
Pete Conway 3 22.0 2 1 4.91 2
Alex Beam 2 18.0 1 1 6.50 1
Andy Dunning 2 18.0 0 2 7.00 4
Alex Jones 1 9.0 1 0 3.00 10
Al Krumm 1 9.0 0 1 10.00 4

Other 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
Bill Sowders 13 52.2 6 5 7.35 33
Al Maul 6 42.0 1 4 9.86 11
Bill Garfield 4 29.0 0 2 7.76 4

References