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Sep 12

Remembering 1924 – Senators lead Yankees by One Game

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

AL

Team Name                        G    W    L    T   PCT    GB    RS   RA
Washington Senators            140   81   57    2  .587     -   660  531
New York Yankees               139   80   58    1  .580   1.0   718  623
Detroit Tigers                 141   77   63    1  .550   5.0   764  708
St. Louis Browns               139   71   67    1  .514  10.0   690  693
Cleveland Indians              141   65   76    0  .461  17.5   713  749
Philadelphia Athletics         138   61   77    0  .442  20.0   602  708
Boston Red Sox                 141   60   78    3  .435  21.0   657  734
Chicago White Sox              137   59   78    0  .431  21.5   699  757

The Washington Senators did not play on this date.
AL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
141 Cobb DET                  663 Cobb DET                  581 Rice WAS                  
141 J. Sewell CLE             663 Wambsganss BOS            581 Wambsganss BOS            
141 Wambsganss BOS            640 Rice WAS                  577 Sisler STL                
139 Many players              634 J. Sewell CLE             569 Cobb DET                  

R                             H                             2B                            
133 Ruth NY                   193 Rice WAS                  42  Heilmann DET              
104 Cobb DET                  192 Cobb DET                  41  J. Sewell CLE             
97  Dugan NY                  192 Jamieson CLE              41  Wambsganss BOS            
96  Flagstead BOS             184 Ruth NY                   39  Meusel NY                 

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
17  Goslin WAS                45  Ruth NY                   119 Ruth NY                   
17  Pipp NY                   26  Hauser PHI                114 Goslin WAS                
14  Heilmann DET              17  Jacobson STL              109 Meusel NY                 
14  Rice WAS                  17  Williams STL              107 Heilmann DET              

BB                            SO                            HBP                           
128 Ruth NY                   74  Ruth NY                   15  Burns CLE                 
98  Rigney DET                56  Kamm CHI                  15  Manush DET                
85  Sheely CHI                55  Dykes PHI                 10  Flagstead BOS             
81  Collins CHI               55  Simmons PHI               9   Gerber STL                
                                                            9   Goslin WAS                

SH                            SB                            CS                            
43  Harris WAS                38  Collins CHI               15  Collins CHI               
32  Wambsganss BOS            22  Meusel NY                 15  Sisler STL                
31  Kamm CHI                  22  Rice WAS                  14  Meusel NY                 
30  Severeid STL              20  Harris WAS                13  3 players                 

BAVG                          OBP                           SLG                           
.385 Ruth NY                  .518 Ruth NY                  .772 Ruth NY                  
.350 Jamieson CLE             .441 Bassler DET              .546 Williams STL             
.348 Falk CHI                 .438 Collins CHI              .531 Hauser PHI               
.346 Collins CHI              .434 Speaker CLE              .522 Jacobson STL             

Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       Low SLG                       
.253 Peckinpaugh WAS          .288 Scott NY                 .313 Peckinpaugh WAS          
.254 Kamm CHI                 .312 Galloway PHI             .329 Scott NY                 
.257 Scott NY                 .322 Barrett CHI              .333 Gerber STL               
.264 Barrett CHI              .335 Kamm CHI                 .334 Ruel WAS
AL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
45  Shaute CLE                33  Ehmke BOS                 25  Ehmke BOS                 
43  Holloway DET              33  Johnson WAS               25  Thurston CHI              
43  Hoyt NY                   33  Shaute CLE                23  Pennock NY                
42  Marberry WAS              32  Thurston CHI              21  Shaute CLE                

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
6   Johnson WAS               25  Marberry WAS              12  Marberry WAS              
4   Davis STL                 24  Connally CHI              8   Russell WAS               
4   Pennock NY                20  Gaston NY                 7   Quinn BOS                 
4   Shocker STL               20  Holloway DET              6   Connally CHI              

W                             L                             IP                            
20  Johnson WAS               17  Shaute CLE                288.2 Ehmke BOS               
20  Pennock NY                16  Ferguson BOS              282   Shaute CLE              
20  Shaute CLE                15  Ehmke BOS                 260   Thurston CHI            
19  Thurston CHI              14  3 players                 259.2 Pennock NY              

H                             HR                            R                             
315 Shaute CLE                16  Danforth STL              137 Shaute CLE                
294 Thurston CHI              16  Thurston CHI              131 Thurston CHI              
293 Ehmke BOS                 13  Pennock NY                126 Ehmke BOS                 
279 Pennock NY                12  Stoner DET                126 Rommel PHI                
                                                            126 Stoner DET                

ER                            BB                            SO                            
117 Shaute CLE                99  Bush NY                   140 Johnson WAS               
111 Stoner DET                96  Ferguson BOS              109 Ehmke BOS                 
109 Ehmke BOS                 90  Rommel PHI                105 Shawkey NY                
109 Rommel PHI                86  Shaute CLE                89  Pennock NY                

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
13  Whitehill DET             7   Meeker PHI                3   Ferguson BOS              
11  Johnson WAS               5   5 players                 3   Gaston NY                 
11  Quinn BOS                                               2   Zachary WAS               
10  Piercy BOS                                              1   Many players              
10  Uhle CLE                                                                              

ERA                              High ERA                         
2.65 Zachary WAS              5.05 Stoner DET               
2.65 Johnson WAS              5.00 Burns PHI                
2.84 Pennock NY               4.91 Uhle CLE                 
2.85 Baumgartner PHI          4.90 Lyons CHI
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