Records of Professional Baseball Teams that have played in Jersey City, New Jersey

Minor League baseball in Jersey City


Class League               Year  Team              (affiliate)  Record  Standing
      Eastern League       1885  Jersey City Skeeters            9-27   Disbanded 6/23
      Eastern League       1886  Jersey City Jerseys            49-39   3rd Franchise moved from Trenton in 1885.
      International League 1887  Jersey City Skeeters           48-49   6th
      Central League       1888  Jersey City Skeeters           84-25   2nd,  game behind
      Atlantic Association 1889  Jersey City Skeeters           33-23   Disbanded 7/25
      Atlantic association 1890  Jersey City Ponies(?)          27-46   Disbanded 7/22
      Atlantic League      1900  Jersey City                     7-12   Disbanded 6/2
 A    Eastern League       1902  Jersey City Skeeters           72-65   3rd 
 A    Eastern League       1903  Jersey City Skeeters           92-33   1st
 A    Eastern League       1904  Jersey City Skeeters           76-57   3rd
 A    Eastern League       1905  Jersey City Skeeters           87-49   3rd
 A    Eastern League       1906  Jersey City Skeeters           80-57   2nd
 A    Eastern League       1907  Jersey City Skeeters           67-66   5th
 A    Eastern League       1908  Jersey City Skeeters           58-79   7th
 A    Eastern League       1909  Jersey City Skeeters           63-67   8th,last
 A    Eastern League       1910  Jersey City Skeeters           66-88   7th
 A    Eastern League       1911  Jersey City Skeeters           63-88   6th
 AA   International League 1912  Jersey City Skeeters           70-84   7th Same league, name change
 AA   International League 1913  Jersey City Skeeters           53-101  8th,last
 AA   International League 1914  Jersey City Skeeters           48-106  8th,last
 AA   International League 1915  Jersey City Skeeters           52-85   8th,last
 AA   International League 1918  Jersey City Skeeters           30-94   8th,last
 AA   International League 1919  Jersey City Skeeters           56-93   7th
 AA   International League 1920  Jersey City Skeeters           62-91   6th
 AA   International League 1921  Jersey City Skeeters           59-106  7th
 AA   International League 1922  Jersey City Skeeters           83-82   4th
 AA   International League 1923  Jersey City Skeeters           61-105  8th,last
 AA   International Legaue 1924  Jersey City Skeeters           53-111  8th,last
 AA   International League 1925  Jersey City Skeeters           74-92   7th
 AA   International League 1926  Jersey City Skeeters           72-92   6th
 AA   International League 1927  Jersey City Skeeters           66-100  7th Franchise moved to Montreal Royals for 1928
 AA   International League 1928  Jersey City Skeeters           66-102  8th,last New franchise
 AA   International League 1929  Jersey City Skeeters           51-115  8th,last
 AA   International League 1930  Jersey City Skeeters           59-105  8th,last
 AA   International League 1931  Jersey City Skeeters           65-102  7th
 AA   International League 1932  Jersey City Skeeters (Bklyn)   73-94   6th
 AA   International League 1933  Jersey City Skeeters           61-104  4th,last South Division Franchise moved to Syracuse Chiefs for 1934
 AA   International League 1937  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   50-100  8th,last
 AA   International League 1938  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   68-85   7th
 AA   International League 1939  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   89-64   1st
 AA   International League 1940  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   81-78   3rd
 AA   International League 1941  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   74-76   5th 
 AA   International League 1942  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   77-75   4th lose 1 game playoff game for 3rd place.
 AA   International League 1943  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   60-93   8th,last
 AA   International League 1944  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   74-79   5th
 AA   International League 1945  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   71-62   5th
 AAA  International League 1946  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   57-96   8th,last
 AAA  International League 1947  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   94-60   1st
 AAA  International League 1948  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   69-83   7th
 AAA  International League 1949  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   83-71   4th
 AAA  International League 1950  Jersey City Giants   (NY-NL)   81-70   4th Giants move franchise to Ottawa for 1951
 AAA  International League 1960  Jersey City Jerseys  (Cinn.)   41-45   Team moved from Havana Sugar Kings 7/15. Tot:76-77 5th
 AAA  International League 1961  Jersey City Jerseys  (Cinn.)   70-82   7th
 AA   Eastern League       1977  Jersey City Indians  (Cleve)   40-97   4th,last Can-Am Division
 AA   Eastern League       1978  Jersey City A's      (Oakl.)   54-83   6th,last

Post Season play:


Playoff Records:
                Year Wins Losses
                1939    2-4
                1940    0-4
                1942    4-7  [includes 1 game end of season playoff]
                1947    0-4
                1949    1-4
                1950    2-4 

International League Playoffs:

 
1939 1st round lose 4 games to 2 to Newark Bears (NY-AL)
1940 1st round lose 4 games to 0 to Newark Bears (NY-AL)
1942 Lose 1 game playoff to Syracuse Chiefs (Cinn.) for 3rd place
     1st round beat Newark Bears (NY-AL) 4 games to 2
     Finals lose 4 games to 0 to Syracuse Chiefs (Cinn)
1947 1st round lose 4 games to 0 to Buffalo Bisons (St.Louis-AL)
1949 1st round lose 4 games to 1 to Buffalo Bisons (Detroit)
1950 1st round lose 4 games to 2 to Rochester Red Wings

Eastern League Champions (Pennant)
Jersey City Skeeters 1903

International League Pennants
Jersey City Giants 1939, 1947

Jersey City Giants International League Playoff Records:
One Game playoffs 0-1 (not in other playoff totals)
Playoffs - series 1-6
Playoffs - games 9-27
Finals - series 0-1
Finals - games 0-4

Jersey City Giants vs, Newark Bears Post-season Records
1939 2-4 Lose first round
1940 0-4 Lose first round
1942 4-2 Win first round

In 1970, Jersey City was to be a member of the new Global Baseball League, a new proposed international major league which never occurred.

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