03/10/1953
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Saturday, December 25th, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Signed free agent RF Jim Fitzgerald to a minor league contract.
Detroit Maroons: Released RF Ike Brown.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released RP Dee Mcmanus.
Friday, December 24th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed independent leaguer SP Soup Busch to a minor league contract.
Thursday, December 23rd, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Signed free agent RP Milo Vinson to a minor league contract.
Buffalo Colts: Released 1B Taylor Hopson.
Thursday, December 16th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent C Suds Sands to a 1-year contract worth a total of $740.
Wednesday, December 15th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed free agent SS Jim Tharp to a 1-year contract worth a total of $476.
St. Louis Perfectos: Released 1B Bill Chapman.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released SS Ira Terry.
Tuesday, December 14th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Signed free agent 1B Jim Payne to a minor league contract.
Monday, December 13th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Released RF Jim Fitzgerald.
Sunday, December 12th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Signed independent leaguer C Buster Tower to a minor league contract.
Friday, December 10th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent RP Bingo Burg to a minor league contract.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released 1B Jim Payne.
Monday, December 6th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed free agent RP Monroe Black to a 1-year contract worth a total of $510.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released 1B Zack Upshur.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent 1B Zack Upshur to a minor league contract.
Thursday, December 2nd, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Signed free agent RP Jw Hiatt to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, November 30th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SS Joe Smith to a 1-year contract worth a total of $290.
Tuesday, November 23rd, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Released 2B Grady May.
Monday, November 22nd, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Signed free agent LF John Hughes to a minor league contract.
Saturday, November 20th, 1886
Boston Beaneaters: Signed free agent RP Jessee Hooper to a 1-year contract worth a total of $278.
Boston Beaneaters: Released 2B John Hughes.
Friday, November 19th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed free agent RP Franklin Burnett to a 1-year contract worth a total of $272.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent RF Washington Swann to a 1-year contract worth a total of $242.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released LF Clint Parks.
Saturday, November 13th, 1886
The Cleveland Cats traded 31-year-old shortstop Orville Pulver to the Detroit Maroons, getting 24-year-old reliever Ben Wallace in return.
Thursday, November 11th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Signed free agent CF Joseph Holbrook to a 1-year contract worth a total of $496.
St. Louis Perfectos: Released 1B Gene Ellis.
Wednesday, November 10th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Signed free agent 2B Julius Kaatmann to a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,060.
Tuesday, November 9th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SS Fortunato Farrington to a minor league contract with a $140 signing bonus.
Boston Beaneaters: Signed free agent SS Evan Botts to a minor league contract.
Saturday, November 6th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Signed free agent SS Herman Epstein to a minor league contract with a $378 signing bonus.
Chicago Haymakers: Released 2B Frank Culver.
St. Louis Perfectos: Released 1B George Marshall.
Friday, November 5th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Signed free agent C Jessee Millard to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, November 2nd, 1886
Louisville Gents: Signed free agent 2B Bert Schoonover to a minor league contract.
Thursday, October 28th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Released SS Joe Smith.
Louisville Gents: Signed free agent C Smith Dolly to a minor league contract.
Wednesday, October 27th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Signed free agent CF Marvin Delany to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, October 26th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent RF Fredie Tabor to a 1-year contract worth a total of $232.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released RF Jim Montgomery.
Monday, October 25th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Released 2B Gus Moore.
Sunday, October 24th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent CF Ole Harter to a minor league contract.
Buffalo Colts: Signed free agent CF Erick Shearer to a minor league contract.
Thursday, October 21st, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Released RF Washington Swann.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent 2B Wiliam Straw to a minor league contract.
Wednesday, October 20th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent LF Willard Horne to a minor league contract.
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent CF Mortimer Gardner to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, October 19th, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Released C Jim Brown.
Baltimore Crabbers: Released 1B Sam Clemons.
Monday, October 18th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Signed free agent 3B Ernest Cornwell to a minor league contract.
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent 2B Alex Spitz to a minor league contract.
Detroit Maroons: Signed free agent C Monroe Jamison to a minor league contract.
Friday, October 15th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: RP Pat Nixon retires.
St. Louis Perfectos: SP Dave Bowman retires.
Cleveland Cats: CF Sam Kauffman retires.
Pittsburgh Weavers: SP Chris Jones retires.
Indianapolis Indians: SS Jim Murphy retires.
New York Knickerbockers: SP Tom Sanders retires.
Cleveland Cats: C Newt Malone retires.
Baltimore Crabbers: SS Al Crane retires.
Kansas City Cowboys: 2B John O'Brien retires.
Indianapolis Indians: SP George Stonge retires.
Boston Beaneaters: LF Luther Smith retires.
Kansas City Cowboys: 3B Frank Stevens retires.
Baltimore Crabbers: SP Ellis Culpepper retires.
Pittsburgh Weavers: RP Sanford Mcconnell retires.
Louisville Gents: SP Bump Orr retires.
Louisville Gents: RP Carl Newhouse retires.
New York Knickerbockers: Activated SP Bill Bates from the 60-day disabled list.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated C Frank Gregory from the disabled list.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated SP Addison Callaway from the 60-day disabled list.
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated SP George Burns from the 60-day disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated RF Mathias Walls from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Mose Doyle from the 60-day disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Spencer Barnes from the 60-day disabled list.
1B John Wright retires.
2B Al Prior retires.
C Bill Gray retires.
C John Hunter retires.
LF Charlie Fitts retires.
LF John Chandler retires.
SS Adam Bailey retires.
CF Charlie Jordan retires.
2B Enos Alexander retires.
1B Andy Edwards retires.
RP Steve Fenwick retires.
1B Dan Casey retires.
CF John Myers retires.
LF Jim Lloyd retires.
SS Marshall Williams retires.
LF John Jenkins retires.
RF Billy Millett retires.
LF Henry Elkins retires.
LF Bill Ray retires.
LF Joe Ethier retires.
2B Frank Briant retires.
LF Billy Hill retires.
LF Herb Latham retires.
RF Tom Williams retires.
RF Will Fields retires.
C Ben Dunn retires.
1B Johan Baker retires.
2B Emmet Rosenthal retires.
RF Swede Gough retires.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated 3B Carl Garrison from the 60-day disabled list.
Cleveland Cats: Activated LF Al Warner from the disabled list.
Boston Beaneaters: Activated RF Ellsworth Raines from the 60-day disabled list.
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated C Chris Munson from the 60-day disabled list.
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated SP Jimmy Frasier from the 60-day disabled list.
St. Louis Perfectos: Activated CF Hampton Bacon from the disabled list.
Washington Nobles: Activated 3B Augustus Woodcock from the 60-day disabled list.
Buffalo Colts: Activated LF Ed Andrews from the disabled list.
Brooklyn Gothams: Activated C Pinkney Kearns from the disabled list.
Indianapolis Indians: Activated LF William Sanderson from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated LF Bill Riley from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released 3B Adolf Hooper.
The Baltimore Crabbers traded 28-year-old shortstop Orrin Lott to the Brooklyn Gothams, getting 30-year-old closer Bill Perron and 22-year-old reliever Frances Pleasants in return.
Thursday, October 14th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Released SS Jim Tharp.
Wednesday, October 13th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Placed LF Ed Andrews on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/12/1886.
Louisville Gents: Signed independent leaguer SP Sylvester Hollister to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, October 12th, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Activated SP Amos Crafton from the disabled list.
Friday, October 8th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Placed CF Hampton Bacon on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/07/1886.
Thursday, October 7th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Placed LF Al Warner on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/05/1886.
Brooklyn Gothams: Placed C Pinkney Kearns on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/06/1886.
Monday, October 4th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed C Chris Munson on the 60-day disabled list.
Sunday, October 3rd, 1886
Washington Nobles: Placed 3B Augustus Woodcock on the 60-day disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed LF Bill Riley on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/02/1886.
Indianapolis Indians: Placed LF William Sanderson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/02/1886.
Saturday, October 2nd, 1886
Boston Beaneaters: Placed LF Luther Smith on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 10/01/1886.
Thursday, September 30th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Activated 3B Bernie Lauer from the disabled list.
Wednesday, September 29th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Activated 3B Jim Newton from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed RF Mathias Walls on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 09/27/1886.
Monday, September 27th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated SP Griffin Page from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated LF Bill Riley from the disabled list.
Sunday, September 26th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Activated 1B Henry Humphrey from the disabled list.
Friday, September 24th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Buddles Kirkland from the disabled list.
Thursday, September 23rd, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Placed SP Amos Crafton on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 09/22/1886.
Saturday, September 18th, 1886
Boston Beaneaters: Placed RF Ellsworth Raines on the 60-day disabled list.
Tuesday, September 14th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed C Frank Gregory on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 09/13/1886.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated LF Tim Mary from the disabled list.
Chicago Haymakers: Placed 3B Jim Newton on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 09/13/1886.
Monday, September 13th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent 3B Moses Fuhrman to a 1-year contract worth a total of $342.
Sunday, September 12th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Activated SS Orville Pulver from the disabled list.
Friday, September 10th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SS Dan Houghton to a 1-year contract worth a total of $284.
Thursday, September 9th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed SP Jimmy Frasier on the 60-day disabled list.
Louisville Gents: Placed 3B Bernie Lauer on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 09/08/1886.
Wednesday, September 8th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Placed 1B Henry Humphrey on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 09/07/1886.
Tuesday, September 7th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated C Roy Earl from the disabled list.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed 3B Carl Garrison on the 60-day disabled list.
Cincinnati Excellents: Activated 1B John Leonard from the disabled list.
Monday, September 6th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Activated 3B John Brown from the disabled list.
Saturday, September 4th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated SP Socks Kincaid from the disabled list.
Friday, September 3rd, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Bill White from the disabled list.
Thursday, September 2nd, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Activated CF Bryant Sorrenson from the disabled list.
Washington Nobles: Activated CF William Loomis from the disabled list.
Tuesday, August 31st, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated LF Ollie Matthews from the disabled list.
Kansas City Cowboys: Activated 1B Frank Stevens from the disabled list.
Monday, August 30th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated CF Henry Elliott from the disabled list.
Sunday, August 29th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed LF Tim Mary on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/28/1886.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed LF Bill Riley on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/26/1886.
Louisville Gents: Signed independent leaguer SP Frederic Maurer to a minor league contract.
Louisville Gents: Released SS Dan Houghton.
Friday, August 27th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated LF Alphonse Graff from the disabled list.
Tuesday, August 24th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Buddles Kirkland on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/23/1886.
Sunday, August 22nd, 1886
Louisville Gents: Activated SP Tommy Barnes from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Archie Danielson from the disabled list.
Buffalo Colts: Placed 3B John Brown on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/21/1886.
Wednesday, August 18th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Placed CF Bryant Sorrenson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/17/1886.
Cincinnati Excellents: Activated CF Joe Roberts from the disabled list.
Chicago Haymakers: Activated SS Roscoe Prater from the disabled list.
Tuesday, August 17th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Bill White on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/16/1886.
Sunday, August 15th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Activated 2B Joe Slone from the disabled list.
Saturday, August 14th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed C Roy Earl on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/13/1886.
New York Knickerbockers: Placed SP Griffin Page on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/13/1886.
Kansas City Cowboys: Placed 1B Frank Stevens on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/13/1886.
Friday, August 13th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed LF Alphonse Graff on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/11/1886.
Thursday, August 12th, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent 3B Frank Stevens to a 1-year contract worth a total of $326.
Washington Nobles: Placed CF William Loomis on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/11/1886.
Wednesday, August 11th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated C Frank Gregory from the disabled list.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed SP Socks Kincaid on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/10/1886.
Tuesday, August 10th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed CF Henry Elliott on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/09/1886.
Cleveland Cats: Placed SS Orville Pulver on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/06/1886.
Indianapolis Indians: Activated 1B Riley Gamble from the disabled list.
Monday, August 9th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated SP Griffin Page from the disabled list.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Activated RF Clint Parks from the disabled list.
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated CF Arthur Desmond from the disabled list.
Sunday, August 8th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed LF Ollie Matthews on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/06/1886.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Archie Danielson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/06/1886.
Friday, August 6th, 1886
Cincinnati Excellents: Placed 1B John Leonard on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 08/03/1886.
Wednesday, August 4th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Activated SP Pepper Allard from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Spencer Barnes on the 60-day disabled list.
Monday, August 2nd, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated LF Ollie Matthews from the disabled list.
Sunday, August 1st, 1886
Washington Nobles: Placed RP Grant Bagley on the reserve roster.
Washington Nobles: Placed C Pip Kilgore on the active roster.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed RP Frank Calhoun on the reserve roster.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed C Charley Sloan on the active roster.
St. Louis Perfectos: Placed RP Cap Howland on the reserve roster.
St. Louis Perfectos: Placed C Clay Wetzel on the active roster.
Thursday, July 29th, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent SP Amos Crafton to a 1-year contract worth a total of $186.
The Indianapolis Indians traded 31-year-old third baseman Augustus Woodcock to the Washington Nobles, getting 20-year-old reliever Mat Bandy and 20-year-old reliever Amos Powers in return.
Wednesday, July 28th, 1886
Cincinnati Excellents: Placed CF Joe Roberts on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/27/1886.
Chicago Haymakers: Placed SS Roscoe Prater on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/27/1886.
Monday, July 26th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed SP Bill Bates on the 60-day disabled list.
Sunday, July 25th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed SP Griffin Page on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/24/1886.
Friday, July 23rd, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Placed 2B Joe Slone on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/21/1886.
Wednesday, July 21st, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent RP Job Pollock to a 1-year contract worth a total of $276.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released SP Amos Crafton.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent 1B Bob Holland to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, July 20th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Placed SP Pepper Allard on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/19/1886.
Monday, July 19th, 1886
Cincinnati Excellents: Activated RF Billy Burke from the disabled list.
Sunday, July 18th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated 1B Lew Hamlin from the disabled list.
Wednesday, July 14th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated CF Henry Elliott from the disabled list.
Louisville Gents: Placed SP Tommy Barnes on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/10/1886.
Monday, July 12th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated SP Griffin Page from the disabled list.
Detroit Maroons: Activated C Valentine Glass from the disabled list.
Thursday, July 8th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed LF Ollie Matthews on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/07/1886.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed C Frank Gregory on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/07/1886.
St. Louis Perfectos: Activated SS John Jackson from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Spencer Barnes from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released RP Job Pollock.
Wednesday, July 7th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Activated SS Orville Pulver from the disabled list.
Monday, July 5th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed CF Arthur Desmond on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 07/04/1886.
Buffalo Colts: Activated SS Dick Hill from the disabled list.
Saturday, July 3rd, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated RF Mike O'Sullivan from the disabled list.
Thursday, July 1st, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Activated 3B Dooley Hearn from the disabled list.
Indianapolis Indians: Placed 1B Riley Gamble on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/30/1886.
Tuesday, June 29th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed 1B Lew Hamlin on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/26/1886.
Sunday, June 27th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Activated LF Lenard Wakefield from the disabled list.
Brooklyn Gothams: Activated C Pinkney Kearns from the disabled list.
Thursday, June 24th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Activated SS Joe Slone from the disabled list.
Wednesday, June 23rd, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed SP George Burns on the 60-day disabled list.
Tuesday, June 22nd, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Activated SP Tug Abraham from the disabled list.
Sunday, June 20th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed CF Henry Elliott on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/19/1886.
Saturday, June 19th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Placed SS Dick Hill on the 15-day disabled list.
Friday, June 18th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent 1B Sam Clemons to a 1-year contract worth a total of $270.
Baltimore Crabbers: Released 1B Enos Alexander.
Wednesday, June 16th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent SS Al Crane to a 1-year contract worth a total of $214.
New York Knickerbockers: Placed RF Mike O'Sullivan on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/14/1886.
Philadelphia Franklins: Activated SP Buddles Kirkland from the disabled list.
Baltimore Crabbers: Released 1B Dan Casey.
Sunday, June 13th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent 1B Fuzzy Grant to a minor league contract.
Saturday, June 12th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Signed free agent SS Jim Tharp to a 1-year contract worth a total of $520.
Brooklyn Gothams: Placed C Pinkney Kearns on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/11/1886.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Spencer Barnes on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/10/1886.
Louisville Gents: Released SS Al Crane.
Thursday, June 10th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed RF Clint Parks on the 15-day disabled list.
Tuesday, June 8th, 1886
Louisville Gents: Signed free agent RP Carl Newhouse to a 1-year contract worth a total of $270.
Louisville Gents: Released 1B Andy Edwards.
Monday, June 7th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Activated RP Cap Howland from the disabled list.
Boston Beaneaters: Released 1B Frank Stevens.
Boston Beaneaters: Signed free agent 1B Bill Collins to a minor league contract.
Boston Beaneaters: Released 1B Bob Holland.
Sunday, June 6th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed SP Griffin Page on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/02/1886.
Boston Beaneaters: Signed independent leaguer LF Baby-doll Kress to a minor league contract.
Wednesday, June 2nd, 1886
Cincinnati Excellents: Placed RF Billy Burke on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 06/01/1886.
Tuesday, June 1st, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent SP Archie Danielson to a 1-year contract worth a total of $276.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Buddles Kirkland on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/31/1886.
Monday, May 31st, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent SP Amos Crafton to a 1-year contract worth a total of $278.
Indianapolis Indians: Activated LF Chauncey Smith from the disabled list.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released RP Carl Newhouse.
Thursday, May 27th, 1886
St. Louis Perfectos: Placed SS John Jackson on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/26/1886.
Wednesday, May 26th, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Activated SP Dan English from the disabled list.
Tuesday, May 25th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent RP Uriah Coffin to a 1-year contract worth a total of $266.
Sunday, May 23rd, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Placed C Valentine Glass on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/22/1886.
Saturday, May 22nd, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Placed SP Addison Callaway on the 60-day disabled list.
Brooklyn Gothams: Placed 3B Dooley Hearn on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/21/1886.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent 1B Christopher Williams to a minor league contract.
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent 2B Levi Bradly to a minor league contract.
Friday, May 21st, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed free agent SP Prince Bales to a 1-year contract worth a total of $1,020.
Indianapolis Indians: Placed SS Joe Slone on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/20/1886.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released RP Archie Danielson.
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed independent leaguer 2B Barney Ahrens to a minor league contract.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released RP Amos Crafton.
Thursday, May 20th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent RF Jim Montgomery to a 1-year contract worth a total of $198.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SS Jim Murphy to a 1-year contract worth a total of $306.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released 1B Bill Collins.
Wednesday, May 19th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SS Clement Spear to a 1-year contract worth a total of $870.
Buffalo Colts: Activated LF Ed Andrews from the disabled list.
Monday, May 17th, 1886
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent RP Bill White to a 1-year contract worth a total of $250.
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent RP Dooley Blank to a 1-year contract worth a total of $250.
St. Louis Perfectos: Placed RP Cap Howland on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/16/1886.
Detroit Maroons: Released 3B Billy Hill.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released RF Charlie Jordan.
Philadelphia Franklins: Released LF John Smith.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed independent leaguer SP Newton Leavitt to a minor league contract.
Cincinnati Excellents: Signed free agent LF John Smith to a minor league contract.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released RF Bill Ray.
Cincinnati Excellents: Released 2B Adam Bailey.
Sunday, May 16th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SS Gil Cook to a 1-year contract worth a total of $376.
Cleveland Cats: Placed SS Orville Pulver on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/13/1886.
Detroit Maroons: Signed free agent 2B Dolly Quinlan to a minor league contract.
Saturday, May 15th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Placed LF Lenard Wakefield on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/13/1886.
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent LF Bill Smith to a minor league contract.
Washington Nobles: Released 3B Moses Fuhrman.
Wednesday, May 12th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent RP Charlie McDonald to a 1-year contract worth a total of $670.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent 3B Lark Cook to a 1-year contract worth a total of $228.
Philadelphia Franklins: Signed free agent RP Catfish Peabody to a 1-year contract worth a total of $620.
Washington Nobles: Released RP Uriah Coffin.
Tuesday, May 11th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Signed free agent SP Andy Morrow to a 1-year contract worth a total of $468.
Kansas City Cowboys: Placed SP Dan English on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/10/1886.
Cleveland Cats: Released C Ben Dunn.
Monday, May 10th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent RP Uriah Coffin to a 1-year contract worth a total of $258.
Washington Nobles: Released RP Dooley Blank.
Sunday, May 9th, 1886
New York Knickerbockers: Placed SP Tug Abraham on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/08/1886.
Friday, May 7th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Signed free agent RP Edgar Thacker to a 1-year contract worth a total of $334.
Chicago Haymakers: Released 2B Frank Briant.
Thursday, May 6th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed free agent RP Archie Danielson to a 1-year contract worth a total of $276.
Philadelphia Franklins: Placed SP Mose Doyle on the 60-day disabled list.
Indianapolis Indians: Placed LF Chauncey Smith on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/05/1886.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released RP Bill White.
Tuesday, May 4th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Signed free agent SS Roscoe Prater to a 1-year contract worth a total of $422.
Buffalo Colts: Placed LF Ed Andrews on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to 05/03/1886.
Chicago Haymakers: Released 3B Lark Cook.
Sunday, May 2nd, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Signed free agent SS John Wyatt to a 1-year contract worth a total of $326.
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent SS Ed Durham to a 1-year contract worth a total of $188.
Detroit Maroons: Released SS Jim Tharp.
Washington Nobles: Released RP Uriah Coffin.
Tuesday, April 27th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released LF John Chandler.
Monday, April 26th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent 1B Bob Brooks to a minor league contract.
Monday, April 19th, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Signed free agent RP Percy Peterson to a minor league contract.
Detroit Maroons: Released 1B Bob Brooks.
Sunday, April 18th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Released 1B Jimmy Yates.
Saturday, April 17th, 1886
Chicago Haymakers: Signed independent leaguer C Ducky Jenks to a minor league contract.
Wednesday, April 14th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent CF Wash Hanson to a 1-year contract worth a total of $270.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released 2B Marshall Williams.
Monday, April 12th, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Signed free agent CF Lincoln Stokes to a minor league contract.
Buffalo Colts: Released SS Jim Murphy.
Saturday, April 10th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed free agent RP Bill White to a 1-year contract worth a total of $252.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released 1B Johan Baker.
Monday, April 5th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent CF Herbert Ingle to a 1-year contract worth a total of $178.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released RF John Myers.
Sunday, April 4th, 1886
Pittsburgh Weavers: Signed free agent RP Sanford Mcconnell to a 1-year contract worth a total of $230.
Pittsburgh Weavers: Released 1B Emmet Rosenthal.
Saturday, April 3rd, 1886
The Louisville Gents traded 30-year-old right fielder Lincoln Busby to the Brooklyn Gothams, getting 32-year-old third baseman Bernie Lauer in return.
Thursday, April 1st, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent RP Orson Harrison to a minor league contract.
Wednesday, March 31st, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent RP Israel Mansfield to a 1-year contract worth a total of $300.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent RP Pat Nixon to a 1-year contract worth a total of $370.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent RP Dick Coble to a 1-year contract worth a total of $294.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent C Dots Woodworth to a minor league contract.
Tuesday, March 30th, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent C Jimmy Jones to a 1-year contract worth a total of $210.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent SP Dan English to a 1-year contract worth a total of $280.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent C John Lindley to a minor league contract.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SP Gilbert Sanger to a minor league contract.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SP Paul Swann to a minor league contract.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent 2B George Bunn to a minor league contract.
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent C Dick Carr to a minor league contract.
Thursday, March 18th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent RF George Goodwin to a 1-year contract worth a total of $408.
Baltimore Crabbers: Released RF Jim Montgomery.
Tuesday, March 16th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent LF Chauncey Smith to a 1-year contract worth a total of $225.
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent 1B Riley Gamble to a 1-year contract worth a total of $240.
Tuesday, March 9th, 1886
Kansas City Cowboys: Signed free agent C Benjaman Emerson to a 1-year contract worth a total of $210.
Sunday, February 28th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Signed free agent LF Al Warner to a 1-year contract worth a total of $198.
Cleveland Cats: Released 1B Will Fields.
Wednesday, February 24th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent 2B Wesley Joy to a minor league contract.
Friday, February 19th, 1886
The Cleveland Cats traded 36-year-old left fielder Tim Mary to the Pittsburgh Weavers, getting 22-year-old catcher Ephram Buss in return.
Thursday, February 18th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SP George Stonge to a 1-year contract worth a total of $470.
Tuesday, February 16th, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Released 2B Wesley Joy.
Monday, February 15th, 1886
Detroit Maroons: Signed independent leaguer SS Martin Church to a minor league contract.
Thursday, February 4th, 1886
Indianapolis Indians: Signed free agent SP Ed Winn to a 1-year contract worth a total of $270.
Buffalo Colts: Released LF Chauncey Smith.
Wednesday, February 3rd, 1886
Buffalo Colts: Signed free agent 3B Mose Bandy to a minor league contract.
Sunday, January 31st, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent C Al Vaughan to a 1-year contract worth a total of $950.
Brooklyn Gothams: Released 3B Mose Bandy.
Saturday, January 30th, 1886
Brooklyn Gothams: Signed independent leaguer RF Clifford Hatch to a minor league contract.
Monday, January 18th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent SP Alex Smith to a minor league contract.
Friday, January 15th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent RP Hunkey Mack to a minor league contract.
Baltimore Crabbers: Released LF Al Warner.
Thursday, January 14th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent 3B Charley Hunt to a 1-year contract worth a total of $264.
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed free agent 1B Dan Casey to a 1-year contract worth a total of $338.
Baltimore Crabbers: Released SS John Wyatt.
Sunday, January 10th, 1886
Cleveland Cats: Signed free agent 3B Joe Moore to a 1-year contract worth a total of $260.
Cleveland Cats: Released LF John Jenkins.
Wednesday, January 6th, 1886
Baltimore Crabbers: Released 1B Sam Clemons.
Tuesday, January 5th, 1886
Washington Nobles: Signed free agent 1B Willy Richter to a 1-year contract worth a total of $356.
Baltimore Crabbers: Signed independent leaguer C Ephram Klein to a minor league contract.
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