1900 Chicago Orphans
LeagueNational League
BallparkWest Side Park
CityChicago, Illinois
OwnersAlbert Spalding
ManagersTom Loftus
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The 1900 Chicago Orphans season was the 29th season of the Chicago Orphans franchise, the 25th in the National League and the eighth at West Side Park. The Orphans tied with the St. Louis Cardinals for fifth in the National League with a record of 65–75.

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Brooklyn Superbas 82 54 0.603 43–26 39–28
Pittsburgh Pirates 79 60 0.568 42–28 37–32
Philadelphia Phillies 75 63 0.543 8 45–23 30–40
Boston Beaneaters 66 72 0.478 17 42–29 24–43
St. Louis Cardinals 65 75 0.464 19 40–31 25–44
Chicago Orphans 65 75 0.464 19 45–30 20–45
Cincinnati Reds 62 77 0.446 21½ 27–34 35–43
New York Giants 60 78 0.435 23 38–31 22–47

Record vs. opponents


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Team BOS BR CHI CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 4–16–2 12–8 13–7 11–7–2 9–11 5–15 12–8
Brooklyn 16–4–2 10–10–1 15–4–2 10–10 10–8 8–11–1 13–7
Chicago 8–12 10–10–1 9–11–1 12–8–1 9–11–1 8–12 9–11–2
Cincinnati 7–13 4–15–2 11–9–1 7–13 9–11–2 12–8 12–8
New York 7–11–2 10–10 8–12–1 13–7 7–13 9–11 6–14
Philadelphia 11–9 8–10 11–9–1 11–9–2 13–7 9–11 12–18
Pittsburgh 15–5 11–8–1 12–8 8–12 11–9 11–9 11–9
St. Louis 8–12 7–13 11–9–2 8–12 14–6 8–12 9–11


Roster

1900 Chicago Orphans
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 Tim Donahue 67 216 51 .236 0 17
1B John Ganzel 78 284 78 .275 4 32
2B Cupid Childs 137 531 128 .241 0 44
SS Barry McCormick 110 379 83 .219 3 48
3B Bill Bradley 122 444 125 .282 5 49
OF Jack McCarthy 124 503 148 .294 0 48
OF Jimmy Ryan 105 415 115 .277 5 59
OF Danny Green 103 389 116 .298 5 49

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
Sam Mertes 127 481 142 .295 7 60
Billy Clingman 47 159 33 .208 0 11
Frank Chance 56 149 44 .295 0 13
Charlie Dexter 40 125 25 .200 2 20
Sammy Strang 27 102 29 .284 0 9
Bill Everitt 23 91 24 .264 0 17
Johnny Kling 15 51 15 .294 0 7
Cozy Dolan 13 48 13 .271 0 2
Art Nichols 8 25 5 .200 0 0
Sam Dungan 6 15 4 .267 0 1
Harry Wolverton 3 11 2 .182 0 0
Roger Bresnahan 2 2 0 .000 0 0

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
Nixey Callahan 32 285.1 13 16 3.82 77
Clark Griffith 30 248.0 14 13 3.05 61
Ned Garvin 30 246.1 10 18 2.41 107
Jack Taylor 28 222.1 10 17 2.55 57
Jock Menefee 16 117.0 9 4 3.85 30
Bert Cunningham 8 64.0 4 3 4.36 7
Frank Killen 6 54.0 3 3 4.67 4
Tom Hughes 3 21.0 1 1 5.14 12
Mal Eason 1 9.0 1 0 1.00 2

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
Zaza Harvey 1 0 0 0 0.00 0