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Dave Eggler from the Chronology
Jul 4, 1885 - An exhibition between 2 old-time clubs is played at the Polo Grounds; the Old Mutual Nine (with pitcher Reno Walters) beats the Old Eckford club (with OF Dave Eggler and 1B Andy Allison) 25-17.
May 8, 1879 - Buffalo nips Providence 3-2. In the top of the 9th CF Dave Eggler cannily juggles a fly ball and is able to force the speedy John Ward out at 3B. In the bottom of the inning the Bisons score the winning run on throwing errors by Grays catcher Jim O'Rourke.
Jul 8, 1876 - The Boston Herald carries the mid season averages showing hits and errors per game (not per at bat or chance). Chicago's Ross Barnes is the top batter with 2.1 hits per game and Dave Eggler of the Athletics is the leading fielder with .19 errors per game.
May 17, 1873 - In Philadelphia Athletics P Dick McBride holds the Mutuals to 2 hits both by Dave Eggler and wins 12-0.