1890 Baltimore Orioles season

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1890 Baltimore Orioles
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Owner(s) Harry Von der Horst
Manager(s) Billy Barnie
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The Baltimore Orioles team left the American Association after the 1889 season and started playing in the minor Atlantic Association. However, when the Brooklyn Gladiators ballclub folded mid-way through the 1890 season the Orioles returned to the AA to finish out the season.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

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

Record vs. opponents[edit]

1890 American Association Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9]
Team BAL BR COL LOU PHI ROC STL SYR TOL
Baltimore 0–0 2–4–2 1–2–1 2–2 5–1 2–5 1–2 2–3–1
Brooklyn 0–0 5–9 2–13 2–10 3–10–1 4–10 5–12 5–9
Columbus 4–2–2 9–5 10–8–1 11–9 10–9–1 12–8–2 10–7 13–7
Louisville 2–1–1 13–2 8–10–1 17–3 11–6–2 9–11 14–5 14–6
Philadelphia 2–2 10–2 9–11 3–17 7–12 7–13 10–7 6–14
Rochester 1–5 10–3–1 9–10–1 6–11–2 12–7 8–12–1 11–4–1 6–11–1
St. Louis 5–2 10–4 8–12–2 11–9 13–7 12–8–1 10–9 9–7
Syracuse 2–1 12–5 7–10 5–14 7–10 4–11–1 9–10 9–11
Toledo 3–2–1 9–5 7–13 6–14 14–6 11–6–1 7–9 11–9


Roster[edit]

1890 Baltimore Orioles
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 George Townsend 18 67 16 .239 0 9
1B Tom Power 38 125 26 .208 0 6
2B Reddy Mack 26 95 27 .284 0 11
3B Pete Gilbert 29 100 28 .280 1 18
SS Irv Ray 38 139 50 .360 1 20
OF Joe Sommer 38 129 33 .256 0 23
OF Dan Long 21 77 12 .156 0 2
OF Lefty Johnson 24 95 28 .295 0 6

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
Pop Tate 19 71 13 .183 0 6
Curt Welch 19 68 9 .132 0 5
Wilbert Robinson 14 48 13 .271 0 4
Joe McGuckin 11 37 4 .108 0 2
Belden Hill 9 30 5 .167 0 2

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
Les German 17 132.1 5 11 4.83 37
Sadie McMahon 12 99 7 3 3.00 66
Mike O'Rourke 5 41 1 2 3.95 8
Mike Morrison 4 26 1 2 3.81 13
Norm Baker 2 17 1 1 3.71 10

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