The following are the baseball events of the year 1890 throughout the world.

Years in baseball

1890 in sports

  • American football
  • Aquatic sports
  • Association football
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Chess
  • Climbing
  • Combat sports
    • Sumo
  • Cricket
    • 1889–90
    • 1890
    • 1890–91
  • Cycling
  • Equestrianism
  • Esports
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Ice sports
  • Modern pentathlon
  • Motorsport
  • Racquetball
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Rugby league‎
  • Rugby union
  • Snooker
    • 1889–90
    • 1890–91
  • Squash
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Triathlon
  • Volleyball
  • Weightlifting

Champions

Major league baseball final standings

National League final standings

1890 New York Giants
1890 New York Giants
National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Brooklyn Bridegrooms 86 43 0.667 58–16 28–27
Chicago Colts 83 53 0.610 48–24 35–29
Philadelphia Phillies 78 53 0.595 9 54–21 24–32
Cincinnati Reds 77 55 0.583 10½ 50–23 27–32
Boston Beaneaters 76 57 0.571 12 43–23 33–34
New York Giants 63 68 0.481 24 37–27 26–41
Cleveland Spiders 44 88 0.333 43½ 30–37 14–51
Pittsburgh Alleghenys 23 113 0.169 66½ 14–25 9–88

American Association final standings

1890 Columbus Solons
1890 Columbus Solons
American Association W L Pct. GB Home Road
Louisville Colonels 88 44 0.667 57–13 31–31
Columbus Solons 79 55 0.590 10 47–22 32–33
St. Louis Browns 78 58 0.574 12 45–25 33–33
Toledo Maumees 68 64 0.515 20 40–27 28–37
Rochester Broncos 63 63 0.500 22 40–22 23–41
Baltimore Orioles 15 19 0.441 24 8–11 7–8
Syracuse Stars 55 72 0.433 30½ 30–30 25–42
Philadelphia Athletics 54 78 0.409 34 36–36 18–42
Brooklyn Gladiators 26 73 0.263 45½ 15–22 11–51

Players' League final standings

1890 Boston Reds
1890 Boston Reds
Players' League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Reds 81 48 0.628 48–21 33–27
Brooklyn Ward's Wonders 76 56 0.576 46–19 30–37
New York Giants 74 57 0.565 8 47–19 27–38
Chicago Pirates 75 62 0.547 10 46–23 29–39
Philadelphia Athletics 68 63 0.519 14 35–30 33–33
Pittsburgh Burghers 60 68 0.469 20½ 37–28 23–40
Cleveland Infants 55 75 0.423 26½ 31–30 24–45
Buffalo Bisons 36 96 0.273 46½ 23–42 13–54

Statistical leaders

National League statistical leaders

National League
Type Name Stat
AVG Jack Glasscock NYG .336
HR Oyster Burns BNB 13
Mike Tiernan NYG 13
Walt Wilmot CHC 13
RBI Oyster Burns BNB 128
Wins Bill Hutchinson CHC 42
ERA Billy Rhines CIN 1.95
Strikeouts Amos Rusie NYG 341

American Association statistical leaders

American Association
Type Name Stat
AVG Jimmy Wolf LOU .363
HR Count Campau STL 9
RBI Spud Johnson CLB 113
Wins Sadie McMahon PHA/BAL 36
ERA Scott Stratton LOU 2.36
Strikeouts Sadie McMahon PHA/BAL 291

Players' League statistical leaders

Players' League
Type Name Stat
AVG Pete Browning CEI .373
HR Roger Connor NYP 14
RBI Hardy Richardson BOS 146
Wins Mark Baldwin CHP 34
ERA Silver King CHP 2.69
Strikeouts Mark Baldwin CHP 211

Notable seasons

Silver King
Silver King

Events

January–March

April–June

July–September

October–December

Births

January–April

May–August

September–December

Deaths

References

  1. ^ "Pete Browning Stats". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  2. ^ "1890 Players League Batting Leaders". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  3. ^ "Silver King Stats". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  4. ^ "1890 Players League Pitching Leaders". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved May 16, 2021.
  5. ^ Pellowski, Michael J (2007). The Little Giant Book of Baseball Facts. United States: Sterling Publishing Co. pp. 352. ISBN 9781402742736.