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1924 St. Louis Browns season

1924 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 74–78 (.487)
League place 4th
Other information
Owner(s) Phil Ball
Manager(s) George Sisler
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The 1924 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 4th in the American League with a record of 74 wins and 78 losses. This was George Sisler's first season as manager.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Washington Senators 92 62 0.597 47–30 45–32
New York Yankees 89 63 0.586 2 45–32 44–31
Detroit Tigers 86 68 0.558 6 45–33 41–35
St. Louis Browns 74 78 0.487 17 41–36 33–42
Philadelphia Athletics 71 81 0.467 20 36–39 35–42
Cleveland Indians 67 86 0.438 24½ 37–38 30–48
Boston Red Sox 67 87 0.435 25 41–36 26–51
Chicago White Sox 66 87 0.431 25½ 37–39 29–48


Roster

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Severeid, HankHank Severeid 137 432 133 .308 4 48
1B Sisler, GeorgeGeorge Sisler 151 636 194 .305 9 74
2B McManus, MartyMarty McManus 123 442 147 .333 5 80
SS Gerber, WallyWally Gerber 148 496 135 .272 0 55
3B Robertson, GeneGene Robertson 121 439 140 .319 4 52
OF Williams, KenKen Williams 114 398 129 .324 18 84
OF Tobin, JackJack Tobin 136 569 170 .299 2 48
OF Jacobson, Baby DollBaby Doll Jacobson 152 579 184 .318 19 97

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Elmore, VerdoVerdo Elmore 7 17 3 .176 0 0
Burke, PatPat Burke 1 3 0 .000 0 1
Mizeur, BillBill Mizeur 1 1 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Player G IP W L ERA SO
Shocker, UrbanUrban Shocker 40 246.1 16 13 4.20 88
Danforth, DaveDave Danforth 41 219.2 15 12 4.51 65
Wingard, ErnieErnie Wingard 36 218 13 12 3.51 23
Davis, DixieDixie Davis 29 160.1 11 13 4.10 45

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Player G W L SV ERA SO
Grant, GeorgeGeorge Grant 22 1 2 0 6.31 11
Bayne, BillBill Bayne 22 1 3 0 4.44 20
Barnhart, EdgarEdgar Barnhart 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Awards and honors

League top five finishers

Urban Shocker

  • #5 strikeouts (88)

Baby Doll Jacobson

  • #3 home runs (19)
  • #4 slugging percentage (.529)

Ken Williams

  • #3 slugging percentage (.533)
  • #4 home runs (18)

References

  • 1924 St. Louis Browns team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1924 St. Louis Browns season at baseball-almanac.com


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