1885 St. Louis Maroons season

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1885 St. Louis Maroons
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Location
Other information
Owner(s) Henry Lucas
Manager(s) Fred Dunlap, Alex McKinnon
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The 1885 St. Louis Maroons season was the team's first season in the National League after winning the Union Association championship in 1884. This season was not nearly as successful, as the Maroons finished with a 36–72 record, worst in the eight-team league.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago White Stockings 87 25 0.777 42–14 45–11
New York Giants 85 27 0.759 2 51–10 34–17
Philadelphia Quakers 56 54 0.509 30 29–26 27–28
Providence Grays 53 57 0.482 33 31–20 22–37
Boston Beaneaters 46 66 0.411 41 24–34 22–32
Detroit Wolverines 41 67 0.380 44 29–23 12–44
Buffalo Bisons 38 74 0.339 49 19–34 19–40
St. Louis Maroons 36 72 0.333 49 23–33 13–39

Record vs. opponents[edit]

1885 National League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BUF CHI DET NYG PHI PRV STL
Boston 10–6 2–14 7–9 3–13 7–9 9–7 8–8–1
Buffalo 6–10 0–16 11–5 1–15 5–11 3–13 12–4
Chicago 14–2 16–0 15–1 6–10 11–5 11–5 14–2–1
Detroit 9–7 5–11 1–15 4–12 7–9 6–9 9–4
New York 13–3 15–1 10–6 12–4 11–5 12–4 12–4
Philadelphia 9–7 11–5 5–11 9–7 5–11 8–7 9–6–1
Providence 7–9 13–3 5–11 9–6 4–12 7–8 8–8
St. Louis 8–8–1 4–12 2–14–1 4–9 4–12 6–9–1 8–8


Opening Day lineup[edit]

Roster[edit]

1885 St. Louis Maroons
Roster
Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders Outfielders Manager

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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 Briody, FattyFatty Briody 62 215 42 .195 1 17
1B McKinnon, AlexAlex McKinnon 100 411 121 .294 1 44
2B Dunlap, FredFred Dunlap 106 423 114 .270 2 25
3B Caskin, EdEd Caskin 71 262 47 .179 0 12
SS Glasscock, JackJack Glasscock 111 446 125 .280 1 40
OF Shafer, OratorOrator Shafer 69 257 50 .195 0 18
OF Seery, EmmettEmmett Seery 59 216 35 .162 1 14
OF Quinn, JoeJoe Quinn 97 343 73 .213 0 15

Other batters[edit]

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
Sweeney, CharlieCharlie Sweeney 71 267 55 .206 0 24
Boyle, HenryHenry Boyle 72 258 52 .202 1 21
Lewis, FredFred Lewis 45 181 53 .293 1 27
Baker, GeorgeGeorge Baker 38 131 16 .122 0 5
Rowe, DaveDave Rowe 16 62 10 .161 0 3
Burns, DickDick Burns 14 54 12 .222 0 4
Sutcliffe, SySy Sutcliffe 16 49 6 .122 0 4
Brennan, JackJack Brennan 3 10 1 .100 0 1
Dolan, TomTom Dolan 3 9 2 .222 0 0
Fogarty, JohnJohn Fogarty 2 8 1 .125 0 0
Alvord, BillyBilly Alvord 2 5 0 .000 0 0
Krehmeyer, CharlieCharlie Krehmeyer 1 3 0 .000 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Boyle, HenryHenry Boyle 42 366.2 16 24 2.75 133
Sweeney, CharlieCharlie Sweeney 35 275 11 21 3.93 84
Kirby, JohnJohn Kirby 14 129.1 5 8 3.55 46
Daily, HughHugh Daily 11 91.1 3 8 3.94 31
Healy, EgyptianEgyptian Healy 8 66 1 7 3.00 32
Palmer, BillyBilly Palmer 4 34 0 4 3.44 9

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Burns, DickDick Burns 1 0 0 0 9.00 2

References[edit]