Cy Barger

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Eros Bolivar Barger

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Biographical Information[edit]

Cy Barger pitched in the American League, the National League, and the Federal League. He went 15-15 in 1910 with the Brooklyn Superbas during Zack Wheat's first full major league season, and a couple years later went 1-9 during Casey Stengel's rookie season with the club. In his first year, with the Pittsburgh Rebels in 1914, he had the highest ERA among the starters. A year later, in 1915, he had the lowest ERA among the starters. He starred for Rochester in 1909 and is the only major leaguer to come out of Transylvania University (as of 2019).

Notable Achievements[edit]

  • 15 Wins Seasons: 1 (1910)
  • 200 Innings Pitched Seasons: 3 (1910, 1911 & 1914)

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Playoffs Notes
1917 Memphis Chicks Southern Association 59-50 4th none Replaced Mike Donlin (22-23) on May 28
1918 Memphis Chicks Southern Association 32-38 6th League suspended operations
1919 Memphis Chicks Southern Association 66-73 5th none
1921 St. Petersburg Saints Florida State League 50-65 5th

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