1902 Chicago Orphans
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Owner(s)Albert Spalding, James Hart
Manager(s)Frank Selee
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The 1902 Chicago Orphans season was the 31st season of the Chicago Orphans franchise, the 27th in the National League and the 10th at West Side Park. The Orphans finished fifth in the National League with a record of 68–69.

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Pittsburgh Pirates 103 36 0.741 56–15 47–21
Brooklyn Superbas 75 63 0.543 27½ 45–23 30–40
Boston Beaneaters 73 64 0.533 29 42–27 31–37
Cincinnati Reds 70 70 0.500 33½ 35–35 35–35
Chicago Orphans 68 69 0.496 34 31–38 37–31
St. Louis Cardinals 56 78 0.418 44½ 28–38 28–40
Philadelphia Phillies 56 81 0.409 46 29–39 27–42
New York Giants 48 88 0.353 53½ 24–44 24–44

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BR CHI CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 8–12 11–9 11–9 16–3 11–9–1 6–14–1 10–8–3
Brooklyn 12–8 12–8 12–8 10–10 13–6 6–14–1 10–9–2
Chicago 9–11 8–12 12–8–1 10–10–4 10–10 7–13 12–5–1
Cincinnati 9–11 8–12 8–12–1 14–6 13–7 5–15 13–7
New York 3–16 10–10 10–10–4 6–14 6–12 6–13–1 7–13
Philadelphia 9–11–1 6–13 10–10 7–13 12–6 2–18 10–10
Pittsburgh 14–6–1 14–6–1 13–7 15–5 13–6–1 18–2 16–4
St. Louis 8–10–3 9–10–2 5–12–1 7–13 13–7 10–10 4–16


Roster

1902 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 Johnny Kling 115 436 126 .289 0 59
1B Frank Chance 76 242 70 .289 1 31
2B Bobby Lowe 121 480 119 .248 0 35
SS Joe Tinker 133 501 132 .263 2 55
3B Germany Schaefer 81 291 57 .196 0 14
OF John Dobbs 59 235 71 .302 0 35
OF Jimmy Slagle 117 463 146 .315 0 28
OF Davy Jones 64 243 74 .305 0 14

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
Charlie Dexter 71 273 62 .227 2 26
Jock Menefee 65 216 50 .231 0 15
Bunk Congalton 47 188 45 .239 1 27
Dusty Miller 51 187 46 .246 0 13
Art Williams 47 167 38 .228 0 14
Hal O'Hagen 33 115 22 .191 0 10
Johnny Evers 26 90 20 .222 0 2
Jim Murray 12 47 8 .170 0 1
Dad Clark 12 43 8 .186 0 2
Larry Schlafly 10 31 10 .323 0 5
Mike Lynch 7 28 4 .143 0 0
Mike Jacobs 5 19 4 .211 0 2
Mike Kahoe 7 18 4 .222 0 2
Sammy Strang 3 11 4 .364 0 0
Pete Lamer 2 9 2 .222 0 2
Jack Hendricks 2 7 4 .571 0 0
Ed Glenn 2 7 0 .000 0 0
Chick Pedroes 2 6 0 .000 0 0
Snapper Kennedy 1 5 0 .000 0 0
R.E. Hillebrand 1 4 0 .000 0 0
Joe Hughes 1 3 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
Jack Taylor 37 333.2 23 11 1.29 88
Pop Williams 32 263.1 11 16 2.49 99
Jock Menefee 22 197.1 12 10 2.42 60
Carl Lundgren 18 160.0 9 9 1.97 68
Bob Rhoads 16 118.0 4 8 3.20 43
Jim St. Vrain 12 95.0 4 6 2.08 51
Frank Morrissey 5 40.0 1 3 2.25 13
Alex Hardy 4 35.0 2 2 3.60 12
Jim Gardner 3 25.0 1 2 2.88 6
Mal Eason 2 18.0 1 1 1.00 4
Fred Glade 1 8.0 0 1 9.00 3