May 22

Remembering 1924 – Browns 3, Senators 1

St. Louis Browns 3, Washington Senators 1

Day

Game Played on Thursday, May 22, 1924 (D) at Griffith Stadium

STL A    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  9  0
WAS A    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  1
BATTING
St. Louis Browns             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Tobin rf                      4   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
Ellerbe 3b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Sisler 1b                     3   1   1   1       0   0      16   1
Williams lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
McManus 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMillan 2b                 3   0   2   1       0   1       1   6
Jacobson cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Severeid c                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Gerber ss                     2   0   0   1       0   0       1   4
Wingard p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Totals                       32   3   9   3       1   2      27  16
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gerber-McMillan-Sisler.
BATTING - 
2B: Ellerbe (3); McMillan (2).
3B: Sisler (5); Severeid (1).
SH: Sisler (3); Gerber (6); Wingard (1).
HBP: Gerber (4).
Team LOB: 7.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Williams (3).
Washington Senators          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rice cf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Leibold rf                    4   0   2   0       1   0       4   0
Harris 2b                     4   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Goslin lf                     4   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Judge 1b                      4   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Ruel c                        4   0   1   1       0   0       3   3
Prothro 3b                    2   0   1   0       2   0       4   2
Peckinpaugh ss                4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Zachary p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Hargrave ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zahniser p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1   9   1       6   0      27   9
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ruel-Harris.
E: Harris (5).
BATTING - 
2B: Goslin (6).
Team LOB: 13.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Leibold (3); Harris 2 (6); Judge (2).
PITCHING
St. Louis Browns             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wingard W(4-0)                9     9   1   1   6   0   0  41
WP: Wingard (1).
Washington Senators          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zachary L(0-2)                8     8   3   3   1   1   0  33
Zahniser                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   3   3   1   2   0  37
HBP: Zahniser (2).
Umpires: HP - Ducky Holmes, 1B - Brick Owens, 3B - George Moriarty
Time of Game: 1:54   Attendance: 2500
Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
New York Yankees                26   17    9    0  .654     -   135  113
St. Louis Browns                27   16   11    0  .593   1.5   140  124
Boston Red Sox                  28   16   11    1  .593   1.5   171  110
Detroit Tigers                  29   15   14    0  .517   3.5   162  139
Chicago White Sox               26   12   14    0  .462   5.0   119  143
Cleveland Indians               26   12   14    0  .462   5.0   128  142
Washington Senators             29   12   16    1  .429   6.0   117  137
Philadelphia Athletics          27    8   19    0  .296   9.5    90  154
AL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
29  Many players              139 Blue DET                  122 Blue DET                  
                              139 Flagstead BOS             120 Cobb DET                  
                              138 Cobb DET                  118 Wambsganss BOS            
                              135 Wambsganss BOS            117 Tobin STL                 

R                             H                             2B                            
31  Harris BOS                45  Heilmann DET              13  Harris BOS                
28  Heilmann DET              43  Cobb DET                  13  Heilmann DET              
27  Veach BOS                 43  Harris BOS                11  Burns CLE                 
26  Flagstead BOS             39  Dugan NY                  11  Pratt DET                 
26  Wambsganss BOS                                                                        

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
5   Sisler STL                9   Ruth NY                   30  Heilmann DET              
4   Goslin WAS                6   Hauser PHI                28  Harris BOS                
4   Harris BOS                5   Heilmann DET              26  Veach BOS                 
4   Pipp NY                   5   Williams STL              25  Pratt DET                 
4   Prothro WAS                                                                           

BB                            SO                            HBP                           
26  Ruth NY                   18  Kamm CHI                  4   Burns CLE                 
20  Heilmann DET              16  Ward NY                   4   Gerber STL                
19  Flagstead BOS             15  Ruth NY                   4   Manush DET                
19  O'Neill BOS               13  Lutzke CLE                3   Blue DET                  
19  Veach BOS                                               3   Harris WAS                

SH                            SB                            CS                            
9   Severeid STL              7   Collins CHI               5   Mostil CHI                
8   Harris WAS                6   Harris WAS                4   Hooper CHI                
8   Pratt DET                 6   Jamieson CLE              4   Sisler STL                
8   Veach BOS                 5   Barrett CHI               3   Many players              
                              5   Rigney DET                                              

BAVG                          OBP                           SLG                           
.438 Williams STL             .524 Heilmann DET             .760 Heilmann DET             
.433 Heilmann DET             .516 Williams STL             .738 Williams STL             
.402 Harris BOS               .492 Harris BOS               .686 Ruth NY                  
.391 Boone BOS                .480 Boone BOS                .654 Harris BOS               

Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       Low SLG                       
.192 French CHI               .253 French CHI               .233 French CHI               
.207 Lee BOS                  .271 Galloway PHI             .241 Lee BOS                  
.221 Peckinpaugh WAS          .278 Strand PHI               .247 Peckinpaugh WAS          
.222 Strand PHI               .280 Lutzke CLE               .281 Ruel WAS
AL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
11  Ehmke BOS                 8   Ehmke BOS                 6   Ehmke BOS                 
11  Holloway DET              8   Stoner DET                6   Quinn BOS                 
10  Hoyt NY                   7   Many players              6   Thurston CHI              
9   Quinn BOS                                               5   4 players                 
9   Smith CLE                                                                             

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
2   Ehmke BOS                 7   Holloway DET              2   Ehmke BOS                 
2   Rommel PHI                4   5 players                 2   Harriss PHI               
1   4 players                                               2   Holloway DET              
                                                            2   Marberry WAS              
                                                            2   Quinn BOS                 

W                             L                             IP                            
6   Stoner DET                5   Shaute CLE                74.2 Ehmke BOS                
5   Ehmke BOS                 4   Dauss DET                 68   Quinn BOS                
5   Hoyt NY                   4   Lyons CHI                 65.1 Stoner DET               
5   Thurston CHI              4   Zahniser WAS              59.1 Rommel PHI               

H                             HR                            R                             
75  Stoner DET                6   Pennock NY                33  Dauss DET                 
64  Dauss DET                 4   Dauss DET                 32  Blankenship CHI           
64  Hoyt NY                   4   Stoner DET                32  Coveleski CLE             
61  Lyons CHI                 3   Many players              31  Stoner DET                

ER                            BB                            SO                            
29  Blankenship CHI           25  Edwards CLE               39  Johnson WAS               
28  Coveleski CLE             25  Ferguson BOS              36  Shawkey NY                
27  Dauss DET                 25  Shawkey NY                28  Martina WAS               
26  Lyons CHI                 23  Ehmke BOS                 27  Ehmke BOS                 
                              23  Rommel PHI                                              

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
6   Whitehill DET             3   Shawkey NY                1   Speece WAS                
5   Johnson WAS               2   Jones NY                                                
4   Bayne STL                 2   Lyons CHI                                               
3   5 players                 2   Piercy BOS                                              

ERA                              High ERA                         
1.07 Wingard STL              6.42 Blankenship CHI          
1.69 Ehmke BOS                6.10 Coveleski CLE            
1.72 Quinn BOS                5.93 Heimach PHI              
2.08 Thurston CHI             5.72 Piercy BOS
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