1894 Chicago Colts
LeagueNational League
BallparkWest Side Park
CityChicago
OwnersAlbert Spalding
ManagersCap Anson
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The 1894 Chicago Colts season was the 23rd season of the Chicago Colts franchise, the 19th in the National League and the second at West Side Park. The Colts finished eighth in the National League with a record of 57–75.

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Baltimore Orioles 89 39 0.695 52–15 37–24
New York Giants 88 44 0.667 3 49–17 39–27
Boston Beaneaters 83 49 0.629 8 44–19 39–30
Philadelphia Phillies 71 57 0.555 18 48–20 23–37
Brooklyn Grooms 70 61 0.534 20½ 42–24 28–37
Cleveland Spiders 68 61 0.527 21½ 35–24 33–37
Pittsburgh Pirates 65 65 0.500 25 46–28 19–37
Chicago Colts 57 75 0.432 34 35–30 22–45
St. Louis Browns 56 76 0.424 35 34–32 22–44
Cincinnati Reds 55 75 0.423 35 37–28 18–47
Washington Senators 45 87 0.341 46 32–30 13–57
Louisville Colonels 36 94 0.277 54 24–38 12–56

Record vs. opponents


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Team BAL BOS BR CHI CIN CLE LOU NYG PHI PIT STL WSH
Baltimore 4–8 8–4 9–3 10–2 9–3 10–2 6–6 6–4–1 6–4 10–2 11–1
Boston 8–4 6–6 7–5 8–4 9–3 10–2 6–6–1 6–6 8–4 6–6 9–3
Brooklyn 4–8 6–6 6–6–1 6–6 6–5 8–4 5–7–1 5–7–1 7–5–1 8–4 9–3
Chicago 3–9 5–7 6–6–1 6–6–1 2–10 8–4 1–11–2 7–5 6–6–1 6–6 7–5
Cincinnati 2–10 4–8 6–6 6–6–1 3–8–1 7–5 5–7 3–8–2 5–7 7–5 7–5
Cleveland 3–9 3–9 5–6 10–2 8–3–1 8–3 3–9 7–5 4–8 9–3 8–4
Louisville 2–10 2–10 4–8 4–8 5–7 3–8 0–12–1 3–8 3–9 6–6 4–8
New York 6–6 6–6–1 7–5–1 11–1–2 7–5 9–3 12–0–1 5–7 8–4–1 7–5–1 10–2
Philadelphia 4–6–1 6–6 7–5–1 5–7 8–3–2 5–7 8–3 7–5 8–4 5–7 8–4
Pittsburgh 4–6 4–8 5–7–1 6–6–1 7–5 8–4 9–3 4–8–1 4–8 6–6 8–4
St. Louis 2–10 6–6 4–8 6–6 5–7 3–9 6–6 5–7–1 7–5 6–6 6–6
Washington 1–11 3–9 3–9 5–7 5–7 4–8 8–4 2–10 4–8 4–8 6–6


Roster

1894 Chicago Colts
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 Pop Schriver 98 354 97 .274 3 49
1B Cap Anson 83 340 132 .388 5 99
2B Jiggs Parrott 126 525 130 .248 3 65
SS Bill Dahlen 122 507 182 .359 15 108
3B Charlie Irwin 130 504 149 .296 8 100
OF Walt Wilmot 135 604 199 .329 5 130
OF Jimmy Ryan 110 482 172 .357 3 62
OF Bill Lange 113 449 146 .325 6 91

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
George Decker 93 393 122 .310 8 93
Malachi Kittridge 51 168 53 .315 0 23
Sam Dungan 10 39 9 .231 0 3
Lew Camp 8 33 6 .182 0 1
John Houseman 4 15 6 .400 0 4

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
Bill Hutchison 37 279.0 14 16 6.03 60
Clark Griffith 36 261.1 21 14 4.92 71
Willie McGill 27 208.0 7 19 5.84 58
Adonis Terry 23 163.1 5 11 5.84 39
Scott Stratton 16 128.1 8 5 5.89 24
Bert Abbey 11 92.0 2 7 5.18 24
Fritz Clausen 2 4.1 0 1 14.54 1

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
Kid Camp 3 22.0 0 1 6.55 6

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
Frank Donnelly 1 0 0 0 15.43 1

References