1892 in baseball


1892 in baseball

Year in baseball
this year = 1892

Champions

*National League: Boston Beaneaters defeated Cleveland Spiders, 5 games to 0 (1 tie)

National League final standings

First half of season

Events

*June 2 - Benjamin Harrison becomes the first president to attend a game while in office when he watched the Cincinnati Reds defeat the Washington Senators 7-4 in 11 innings.
*August 6 - Jack Stivetts throws a no-hitter for the Boston Beaneaters in an 11-0 victory over the Brooklyn Grooms.
*August 22 - Louisville Colonels pitcher Ben Sanders hurls a no-hitter in a 6-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles.
*September 21 - John Clarkson of the Cleveland Spiders records his 300th career win.
*October 15 - On the last day of the season, Bumpus Jones of the Cincinnati Reds makes his major league debut with a 7-1 no-hitter against Pittsburgh, becoming the second pitcher to hurl a no-hitter in his first start.

Births

*January 16 - Fred Bratschi
*February 4 - Eddie Ainsmith
*February 17 - Nemo Leibold
*February 20 - John Donaldson
*February 24 - Wilbur Cooper
*April 16 - Dutch Leonard
*April 19 - Dave Black
*May 3 - Del Baker
*May 4 - Jack Tobin
*May 9 - Mickey Devine
*May 25 - Doug Smith
*June 4 - Paul Maloy
*June 10 - Frank Gilhooley
*July 13 - Eusebio González
*July 26 - Sad Sam Jones
*July 31 - Art Nehf
*August 12 - Ray Schalk
*August 26 - Jesse Barnes
*September 9 - Mike McNally
*September 21 - Elmer Smith
* October 22 - Norm McNeil
*November 19 - Everett Scott
*November 27 - Bullet Joe Bush
*December 14 - Rudy Kallio
*December 19 - Fred Thomas

Deaths

*January 14 - Silver Flint, 36, catcher with the Chicago White Stockings for eleven seasons who batted .310 for 1881 champions
*April 18 - Ned Bligh, 27, catcher for four seasons, died of Typhoid fever.
*May 21 - Hub Collins, 28, second baseman for the 1889-90 champion Brooklyn teams who led league in doubles and runs once each
*July 12 - Alexander Cartwright, 72, pioneer of the sport who formulated the first rules in 1845, developing a new sport for adults out of various existing playground games; established distance between bases at 90 feet, introduced concept of foul territory, set the number of players at nine per team, and fixed the number of outs at three per side and innings at nine; founded Knickerbocker Base Ball Club, the sport's first organized club, in New York City, and spread the sport across the nation into the 1850s


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • 1892 Brooklyn Grooms season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969‎ name = Brooklyn Grooms season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1890 Uniform ballpark = Eastern Park y4 = 1891 city = Brooklyn, New York y5 = 1883 owners = Charles Byrne, Ferdinand Abell, George… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 en sport — Années : 1889 1890 1891  1892  1893 1894 1895 Décennies : 1860 1870 1880  1890  1900 1910 1920 Siècles : XVIIIe siècle  XIXe siè …   Wikipédia en Français

  • 1892 Pittsburgh Pirates season — ‎MLB yearly infobox pre1969 name = Pittsburgh Pirates season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1887 Uniform ballpark = Exposition Park y4 = 1891 city = Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania y5 = 1887 owners = William Kerr and Phil Auten… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 St. Louis Browns season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969 name = St. Louis Browns season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1892 Uniform ballpark = Sportsman s Park y4 = 1882 city = St. Louis, Missouri y5 = 1882 owners = Chris von der Ahe managers = Jack… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 Baltimore Orioles season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969 name = Baltimore Orioles season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1892 Uniform ballpark = Union Park y4 = 1891 city = Baltimore, Maryland y5 = 1882 owners = Harry Von der Horst managers = George Van… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 Louisville Colonels season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969‎ name = Louisville Colonels season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1892 Uniform ballpark = Eclipse Park y4 = 1882 city = Louisville, Kentucky y5 = 1882 owners = Barney Dreyfuss managers =Jack Chapman …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 Washington Senators season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969‎ name = Washington Senators season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1892 Uniform ballpark = Boundary Field y4 = 1891 city = Washington D.C. y5 = 1891 owners = managers =Billy Barnie, Arthur Irwin,… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 Boston Beaneaters season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969‎ name = Boston Beaneaters season = 1892 misc = 1892 National League Champions current league = National League y1 = 1876 Uniform ballpark = South End Grounds y4 = 1871 city = Boston, Massachusetts y5 = 1871 owners =… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 Cincinnati Reds season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969‎ name = Cincinnati Reds season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1890 Uniform ballpark = League Park y4 = 1890 city = Cincinnati, Ohio y5 = 1882 owners = John T. Brush managers =Charles Comiskey… …   Wikipedia

  • 1892 Cleveland Spiders season — MLB yearly infobox pre1969‎ name = Cleveland Spiders season = 1892 misc = current league = National League y1 = 1889 Uniform ballpark = League Park y4 = 1891 city = Cleveland, Ohio y5 = 1887 owners = Frank Robison managers =Patsy Tebeau… …   Wikipedia