Dummy Hoy Stats

Dummy Hoy was born on Friday, May 23, 1862, in Houcktown, Ohio. Hoy was 25 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 20, 1888, with the Washington Senators. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Dummy Hoy baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
William Ellsworth Hoy
Nickname:
Dummy
Born On:
05-23-1862  (Gemini)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Houcktown, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
12-15-1961 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Cincinnati, Ohio
Cemetery:
Cremated (Ashes Scattered in Lytle Park)
High School:
Ohio School for the Deaf High School (Columbus, OH)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-06
Player Weight Chart Weight:
160
First Game:
04-20-1888 (Age 25)
Last Game:
07-17-1902
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Dummy Hoy Pitching Stats

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Dummy Hoy Hitting Stats

1888 26 Senators 136 503 77 138 10 8 2 0 29 69 - 48 - - 11 - .274 .374 .338
1889 27 Senators 127 507 98 139 11 6 0 0 39 75 - 30 - - 6 - .274 .374 .320
1890 28 Bisons 122 493 107 147 17 8 1 0 53 94 - 36 - - 8 - .298 .418 .371
1891 29 Browns 139 559 134 163 13 5 5 0 64 119 - 25 - - 12 - .292 .426 .360
1892 30 Senators 152 593 108 166 19 8 3 0 75 86 - 23 - - 4 - .280 .375 .354
1893 31 Senators 130 564 106 138 12 6 0 0 45 66 - 9 - - 13 - .245 .337 .287
1894 32 Reds 126 495 114 148 22 13 5 0 70 87 - 18 11 - 12 - .299 .416 .426
1895 33 Reds 107 429 93 119 21 12 3 0 55 52 - 8 3 - 6 - .277 .363 .403
1896 34 Reds 121 443 120 132 23 7 4 0 57 65 - 13 33 - 13 - .298 .403 .409
1897 35 Reds 128 497 87 145 24 6 2 0 42 54 - - 23 - 12 - .292 .375 .376
1898 36 Colonels 148 582 104 177 15 16 6 0 66 49 - - 19 - 9 - .304 .367 .416
1899 37 Colonels 154 633 116 194 17 13 5 0 49 61 - - 15 - 9 - .306 .376 .398
1901 39 White Stockings 132 527 112 155 28 11 2 1 60 86 - - 14 - 14 - .294 .407 .400
1902 40 Reds 72 279 48 81 15 2 2 0 20 41 - - 12 - 4 - .290 .389 .380
14 Years 1,794 7,104 1,424 2,042 247 121 40 1 724 1,004 - 210 130 - 133 - .287 .386 .373

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Dummy Hoy Fielding Stats

1888 Senators OF 136 - - 359 2.6 322 296 26 37 7 n/a n/a n/a .897 0.00
1889 Senators OF 127 - - 319 2.5 284 255 29 35 4 n/a n/a n/a .890 0.00
1890 Bisons 2B 1 - - 3 3.0 3 1 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
1890 Bisons CF 122 - - 342 2.8 312 289 23 30 9 n/a n/a n/a .912 0.00
1891 Browns CF 141 - - 309 2.2 281 255 26 28 3 n/a n/a n/a .909 0.00
1892 Senators OF 152 - - 329 2.2 291 275 16 38 3 n/a n/a n/a .884 0.00
1893 Senators CF 130 - - 344 2.6 307 281 26 37 8 n/a n/a n/a .892 0.00
1894 Reds CF 126 - - 383 3.0 343 314 29 40 3 n/a n/a n/a .896 0.00
1895 Reds OF 107 - - 282 2.6 249 235 14 33 6 n/a n/a n/a .883 0.00
1896 Reds CF 120 - - 335 2.8 317 303 14 18 3 n/a n/a n/a .946 0.00
1897 Reds CF 128 - - 395 3.1 369 359 10 26 5 n/a n/a n/a .934 0.00
1898 Colonels CF 148 - - 388 2.6 367 348 19 21 6 n/a n/a n/a .946 0.00
1899 Colonels CF 154 - - 369 2.4 342 321 21 27 8 n/a n/a n/a .927 0.00
1901 White Stockings CF 132 - - 307 2.3 294 278 16 13 6 n/a n/a n/a .958 0.00
1902 Reds CF 72 - - 164 2.3 153 149 4 11 1 n/a n/a n/a .933 0.00
CF Totals 1,273 0 0 3,336 2.6 3,085 2,897 188 251 52 n/a n/a n/a .925 0.00
OF Totals 522 0 0 1,289 2.5 1,146 1,061 85 143 20 n/a n/a n/a .889 0.00
2B Totals 1 0 0 3 3.0 3 1 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 0.00
14 Years 1,796 - - 4,628 2.6 4,234 3,959 275 394 73 n/a n/a n/a .915 0.00

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Dummy Hoy Miscellaneous Stats

1888 Senators 82 - - 0 0 n/a 251.5 10.5 17.3 - - -
1889 Senators 35 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 16.9 13.0 - - -
1890 Bisons 39 - - 0 0 n/a 493.0 13.7 9.3 - - -
1891 Browns 59 - - 0 0 n/a 111.8 22.4 8.7 - - -
1892 Senators 60 - - 0 0 n/a 197.7 25.8 7.9 - - -
1893 Senators 48 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 62.7 12.5 - - -
1894 Reds 27 - - 0 0 n/a 99.0 27.5 7.1 - - -
1895 Reds 50 - - 0 0 n/a 143.0 53.6 7.8 - - -
1896 Reds 50 - - 0 0 n/a 110.8 34.1 7.8 - - -
1897 Reds 37 - - 0 0 n/a 248.5 0.0 11.8 - - -
1898 Colonels 37 - - 0 0 n/a 97.0 0.0 8.8 - - -
1899 Colonels 32 - - 0 0 n/a 126.6 0.0 12.9 - - -
1901 White Stockings 27 - - 0 0 n/a 263.5 0.0 8.8 - - -
1902 Reds 11 - - 0 0 n/a 139.5 0.0 14.0 - - -
14 Years 594 - - 0 0 n/a 177.6 33.8 9.8 - - -

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Dummy Hoy Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1888 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1889 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1890 Buffalo Bisons n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1891 St. Louis Browns n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1892 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1893 Washington Senators n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1894 Cincinnati Reds n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1895 Cincinnati Reds n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1896 Cincinnati Reds n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1897 Cincinnati Reds n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1898 Louisville Colonels n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1899 Louisville Colonels n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1901 Chicago White Stockings n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1902 Cincinnati Reds n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
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Did you know that Dummy Hoy is one of only nineteen major league players who has played at least one game in four different official major leagues ? Hoy first took the field in the National League, then the Players League, then the American Association, and finally tied the record when he played in the American League.

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