Providence Rubes

The Providence Rubes were an Eastern League baseball team based in Providence, Rhode Island. Their manager was Rube Marquard, after whom the team was presumably named.[1] They were the league champions in 1926, their only year of existence.

They were affiliated with the Boston Braves.[2]


  1. ^ Providence Rubes team page
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 1997