Sep 20

Remembering 1924 – Browns 15, Senators 14

St. Louis Browns 15, Washington Senators 14

Day
Discrepancies

Game Played on Saturday, September 20, 1924 (D) at Sportsman’s Park IIIWashingtonSenators1227

WAS A    0  3  4    2  0  0    2  0  2    1  -  14 18  6
STL A    4  3  4    0  0  0    2  0  0    2  -  15 18  1
BATTING
Washington Senators          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McNeely cf,rf                 6   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Harris 2b                     5   1   1   0       1   0       3   2
Rice rf,cf                    5   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Goslin lf                     6   3   4   3       0   0       2   0
Judge 1b                      4   3   2   1       2   0       8   1
Bluege 3b                     4   4   3   0       1   0       2   0
Peckinpaugh ss                5   2   3   5       0   0       3   4
Ruel c                        5   0   2   4       0   0       4   2
Johnson p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lefler ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martina p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hargrave ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zahniser p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Russell p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Shirley ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marberry p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44  14  18  14       5   1      28  13
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Peckinpaugh-Judge.
E: McNeely (3), Goslin (16), Bluege (20), Russell 2 (4), Marberry (2).
BATTING - 
2B: Rice (38); Goslin (28); Peckinpaugh 3 (18).
HR: Goslin 2 (11,2nd inning off Shocker 0 on,10th inning off Vangilder 0 on).
SH: Peckinpaugh (17); Ruel (29); Russell (1).
HBP: Bluege (8).
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Harris (10).
St. Louis Browns             AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Tobin rf                      5   3   2   1       1   0       0   0
Robertson 3b                  5   3   2   3       1   0       1   3
Sisler 1b                     6   2   3   0       0   0      14   0
Williams lf                   6   1   2   3       0   0       4   0
McManus 2b                    5   2   3   2       1   0       4   5
Jacobson cf                   3   2   2   0       2   0       2   0
Gerber ss                     4   0   1   1       1   0       1   7
  Bennett ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rego c                        5   1   1   0       0   0       3   1
Shocker p                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Danforth p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rice ph                     1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Wingard p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Vangilder p                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44  15  18  11       7   0      30  18
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McManus-Gerber-Sisler.
E: Gerber (42).
BATTING - 
2B: Jacobson (40).
3B: Tobin (8); Robertson (4).
HR: Williams (18,2nd inning off Martina 2 on).
SH: Jacobson (25).
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING - 
CS: Sisler (17); Gerber (5); Vangilder (1).
PITCHING
Washington Senators          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Johnson                       1     4   4   3   1   0   0   8
Martina                       1     2   3   3   1   0   1   6
Zahniser                      0.2   2   4   3   2   0   0   6
Russell                       5.1   7   2   2   2   0   0  24
Marberry L(10-12)             1.1   3   2   0   1   0   0   8
Totals                        9.1  18  15  11   7   0   1  52
WP: Johnson (4).
St. Louis Browns             IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shocker                       2     4   3   3   0   0   1  10
Danforth                      1     3   4   4   1   0   0   8
Wingard                       5.1   9   6   6   4   1   0  28
Vangilder W(5-9)              1.2   2   1   1   0   0   1   7
Totals                       10    18  14  14   5   1   2  53
HBP: Danforth (3).
Umpires: HP - Brick Owens, 1B - Dick Nallin, 3B - Red Ormsby
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 10000

AL

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Washington Senators            148   86   60    2  .589     -   715  575
New York Yankees               147   85   61    1  .582   1.0   765  652
Detroit Tigers                 149   81   67    1  .547   6.0   800  754
St. Louis Browns               148   74   73    1  .503  12.5   746  765
Philadelphia Athletics         145   66   79    0  .455  19.5   647  737
Cleveland Indians              147   66   81    0  .449  20.5   732  780
Chicago White Sox              145   64   81    0  .441  21.5   732  795
Boston Red Sox                 149   63   83    3  .432  23.0   697  776
AL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
149 Cobb DET                  700 Cobb DET                  617 Rice WAS                  
148 Jacobson STL              697 Wambsganss BOS            615 Sisler STL                
148 Wambsganss BOS            680 Rice WAS                  609 Wambsganss BOS            
147 Many players              663 Sisler STL                601 Cobb DET                  

R                             H                             2B                            
140 Ruth NY                   208 Rice WAS                  43  Heilmann DET              
108 Cobb DET                  203 Jamieson CLE              42  J. Sewell CLE             
106 Flagstead BOS             201 Cobb DET                  41  Wambsganss BOS            
103 Collins CHI               193 Ruth NY                   40  Jacobson STL              

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
18  Pipp NY                   46  Ruth NY                   124 Ruth NY                   
17  Goslin WAS                27  Hauser PHI                121 Goslin WAS                
15  Heilmann DET              18  Jacobson STL              117 Meusel NY                 
14  Rice WAS                  18  Williams STL              112 Hauser PHI                
                                                            112 Heilmann DET              

BB                            SO                            HBP                           
136 Ruth NY                   78  Ruth NY                   15  Burns CLE                 
101 Rigney DET                58  Dykes PHI                 15  Manush DET                
90  Sheely CHI                58  Kamm CHI                  11  Flagstead BOS             
86  Collins CHI               57  Simmons PHI               9   3 players                 

SH                            SB                            CS                            
44  Harris WAS                39  Collins CHI               18  Collins CHI               
35  Wambsganss BOS            25  Meusel NY                 17  Sisler STL                
32  Kamm CHI                  23  Rice WAS                  14  Meusel NY                 
31  Severeid STL              22  Cobb DET                  14  Simmons PHI               

BAVG                          OBP                           SLG                           
.380 Ruth NY                  .514 Ruth NY                  .754 Ruth NY                  
.356 Jamieson CLE             .442 Collins CHI              .527 Williams STL             
.354 Falk CHI                 .442 Bassler DET              .527 Jacobson STL             
.350 Collins CHI              .435 Speaker CLE              .526 Heilmann DET             

Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       Low SLG                       
.249 Scott NY                 .281 Scott NY                 .317 Scott NY                 
.253 Kamm CHI                 .307 Galloway PHI             .330 Peckinpaugh WAS          
.262 Peckinpaugh WAS          .332 Wambsganss BOS           .331 Gerber STL               
.274 Harris WAS               .335 Kamm CHI                 .332 Ruel WAS
AL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
47  Holloway DET              36  Johnson WAS               27  Thurston CHI              
46  Marberry WAS              34  Ehmke BOS                 25  Ehmke BOS                 
46  Shaute CLE                34  Shaute CLE                24  Pennock NY                
45  Hoyt NY                   34  Thurston CHI              21  Shaute CLE                

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
6   Johnson WAS               28  Marberry WAS              14  Marberry WAS              
5   Davis STL                 25  Connally CHI              8   Russell WAS               
4   Pennock NY                22  Holloway DET              7   Quinn BOS                 
4   Shocker STL               20  Gaston NY                 6   Connally CHI              
                              20  Ross BOS                                                

W                             L                             IP                            
22  Johnson WAS               17  Ferguson BOS              292   Ehmke BOS               
20  Pennock NY                17  Shaute CLE                284   Shaute CLE              
20  Shaute CLE                16  Ehmke BOS                 278   Thurston CHI            
20  Thurston CHI              15  Bush NY                   277.1 Pennock NY              
                              15  Coveleski CLE                                           

H                             HR                            R                             
317 Shaute CLE                17  Thurston CHI              140 Thurston CHI              
312 Thurston CHI              16  Danforth STL              138 Shaute CLE                
303 Ehmke BOS                 13  Pennock NY                137 Lyons CHI                 
298 Pennock NY                13  Stoner DET                132 Rommel PHI                

ER                            BB                            SO                            
118 Shaute CLE                105 Ferguson BOS              149 Johnson WAS               
115 Rommel PHI                104 Bush NY                   110 Shawkey NY                
115 Shocker STL               91  Rommel PHI                109 Ehmke BOS                 
115 Thurston CHI              86  Shaute CLE                94  Pennock NY                

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
13  Uhle CLE                  7   Meeker PHI                3   Ferguson BOS              
13  Whitehill DET             5   6 players                 3   Gaston NY                 
12  Quinn BOS                                               2   Heimach PHI               
11  Johnson WAS                                             2   Zachary WAS               

ERA                              High ERA                         
2.67 Zachary WAS              5.00 Burns PHI                
2.79 Johnson WAS              5.00 Stoner DET               
2.89 Pennock NY               4.93 Uhle CLE                 
2.95 Smith CLE                4.83 Lyons CHI
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  • Anthony

    Thanks, A very useful information .

  • Bill Simmons

    Wow. Looks like Walter Johnson got lit up.