1887 New York Metropolitans Roster

The 1887 New York Metropolitans team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1887 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1887 New York Metropolitans Opening Day starters list, a 1887 New York Metropolitans salary list, a 1887 New York Metropolitans uniform number breakdown and a 1887 New York Metropolitans primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1887 New York Metropolitans

Complete Roster

6-00
177
Left
Right
1852-03-27
5-11
165
Left
Unknown
1865-02-15
5-08
185
Right
Right
1857-02-05
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Right
1865-05-17
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
0000-00-00
5-10
160
Left
Left
1863-07-18
5-10
Unknown
Right
Unknown
1864-02-18
165
Right
Right
1861-02-17
Unknown
150
Unknown
Right
1863-00-00
6-00
175
Right
Right
1862-01-08
Unknown
197
Right
Right
1855-03-14
5-10
160
Right
Right
1866-01-12
5-11½
181
Right
Right
1865-10-26
5-07
178
Unknown
Unknown
1856-03-04
5-11
167
Right
Right
1857-06-20
6-00
160
Right
Right
1855-02-14
5-11
168
Right
Right
1856-04-29
5-07
151
Right
Right
1856-02-29
5-09
160
Unknown
Right
1856-09-05
6-01
185
Right
Right
1860-06-22
5-11
250
Right
Right
1859-09-29
5-06
148
Right
Right
1861-10-14
6-00
200
Right
Right
0000-00-00
5-10
158
Unknown
Left
1863-08-24
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
1862-00-00
5-11
202
Right
Right
1852-04-30
5-08
175
Unknown
Unknown
1863-05-10
5-09½
167
Unknown
Unknown
1859-00-00
5-06
145
Right
Left
1849-03-14
6-01
186
Right
Right
1863-09-01
5-07
142
Unknown
Right
1865-00-00
5-08
158
Left
Left
1845-05-25
5-07
167
Right
Right
0000-00-00
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The 1887 New York Metropolitans played 133 games during the regular season, won 44 games, lost 89 games, and finished in seventh position. They played their home games at St. George Cricket Grounds (Park Factors: 96/99) where 105,000 fans witnessed their 1887 Metropolitans finish the season with a .331 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1887 New York Metropolitans Opening Day starters list, a 1887 New York Metropolitans salary list, a 1887 New York Metropolitans uniform number breakdown and a 1887 New York Metropolitans primary starters list:

1887 New York Metropolitans
Opening Day Starters

No Opening Day Information Available

1887 New York Metropolitans
Most Games by Position

1887 New York Metropolitans
Salaries

No Salary Data Available

1887 New York Metropolitans
Uniform Numbers

Uniform Numbers Not Worn

Did you know that a 1887 New York Metropolitans Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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