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The 1878 League Leaders

The 1878 League Leaders

Year
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NL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
63  Clapp IND                 290 Quest IND                 285 Start CHI                 
63  Flint IND                 287 Start CHI                 281 Higham PRO                
63  McKelvy IND               286 Higham PRO                278 Quest IND                 
63  Shafer IND                279 Shafer IND                271 Dalrymple MIL             
63  Williamson IND                                          271 McVey CIN                 

R                             H                             2B                            
60  Higham PRO                100 Start CHI                 22  Higham PRO                
58  Start CHI                 96  Dalrymple MIL             21  Brown PRO                 
56  York PRO                  92  Hines PRO                 19  Shafer IND                
55  Anson CHI                 91  Ferguson CHI              19  York PRO                  

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
10  York PRO                  4   Hines PRO                 50  Hines PRO                 
7   Jones CIN                 3   Jones CIN                 43  Brown PRO                 
7   O'Rourke BOS              2   McKelvy IND               40  Anson CHI                 
6   3 players                 2   McVey CIN                 39  Ferguson CHI              
                                                            39  Jones CIN                 

BB                            SO                            BAVG                          
17  Larkin CHI                41  W. White CIN              .358 Hines PRO                
17  Remsen CHI                38  McKelvy IND               .354 Dalrymple MIL            
13  Anson CHI                 37  Brown PRO                 .351 Ferguson CHI             
13  Clapp IND                 36  Hankinson CHI             .351 Start CHI                
13  Shafer IND                                                                            

OBP                           SLG                           Low BAVG                      
.375 Ferguson CHI             .486 Hines PRO                .142 W. White CIN             
.372 Anson CHI                .465 York PRO                 .158 Croft IND                
.369 Shafer IND               .455 Shafer IND               .175 Sweasy PRO               
.368 Dalrymple MIL            .453 Brown PRO                .204 Hague PRO                

Low OBP                       Low SLG                       BFW                           
.176 W. White CIN             .157 W. White CIN             3.3 Shafer IND                
.176 Croft IND                .185 Croft IND                2.8 Ferguson CHI              
.201 Sweasy PRO               .189 Sweasy PRO               2.0 Burdock BOS               
.212 Bond BOS                 .216 Hague PRO                1.7 Hines PRO                 
                                                            1.7 Jones CIN                 

NL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
59  Bond BOS                  59  Bond BOS                  57  Bond BOS                  
56  Larkin CHI                56  Larkin CHI                56  Larkin CHI                
52  W. White CIN              52  W. White CIN              52  W. White CIN              
45  Weaver MIL                43  Weaver MIL                39  Weaver MIL                

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
9   Bond BOS                  4   Golden MIL                1   Healey PRO-IND            
6   Ward PRO                  3   McKelvy IND                                             
5   W. White CIN              2   Weaver MIL                                              
1   5 players                 1   Many players                                            

W                             L                             IP                            
40  Bond BOS                  31  Weaver MIL                532.2 Bond BOS                
30  W. White CIN              26  Larkin CHI                506   Larkin CHI              
29  Larkin CHI                22  Nolan IND                 468   W. White CIN            
22  Ward PRO                  21  W. White CIN              383   Weaver MIL              

H                             HR                            R                             
571 Bond BOS                  5   Bond BOS                  288 Larkin CHI                
511 Larkin CHI                4   Larkin CHI                249 W. White CIN              
477 W. White CIN              3   Ward PRO                  222 Bond BOS                  
371 Weaver MIL                2   Healey PRO-IND            214 Weaver MIL                
                              2   Weaver MIL                                              

ER                            BB                            SO                            
126 Larkin CHI                56  Nolan IND                 182 Bond BOS                  
122 Bond BOS                  45  W. White CIN              169 W. White CIN              
99  Nolan IND                 34  Ward PRO                  163 Larkin CHI                
93  W. White CIN              33  Bond BOS                  125 Nolan IND                 
                              33  Golden MIL                                              

WP                            ERA                              High ERA                         
40  W. White CIN              1.51 Ward PRO                 4.22 Nichols PRO              
37  Larkin CHI                1.69 McCormick IND            4.14 Golden MIL               
26  Ward PRO                  1.79 W. White CIN             3.48 Wheeler PRO              
25  Weaver MIL                1.95 Weaver MIL               2.57 Nolan IND                

PW                            
2.2 Ward PRO                  
2.1 Weaver MIL                
1.9 Larkin CHI                
0.9 Bond BOS                  

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References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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