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1928 St. Louis Browns season

1928 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 82–72 (.532)
League place 3rd
Other information
Owner(s) Phil Ball
Manager(s) Dan Howley
Local radio KMOX
WIL (AM)
KWK
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The 1928 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 3rd in the American League with a record of 82 wins and 72 losses.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 101 53 .656 --
Philadelphia Athletics 98 55 .641
St. Louis Browns 82 72 .532 19
Washington Senators 75 79 .487 26
Chicago White Sox 72 82 .468 29
Detroit Tigers 68 86 .442 33
Cleveland Indians 62 92 .403 39
Boston Red Sox 57 96 .373 43½

Notable transactions

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
1B Blue, LuLu Blue 154 549 154 .281 14 80
OF Manush, HeinieHeinie Manush 154 638 241 .378 13 108

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
Gerber, WallyWally Gerber 6 18 5 .278 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
Gray, SamSam Gray 35 262.2 20 12 3.19 102
Blaeholder, GeorgeGeorge Blaeholder 38 214.1 10 15 4.37 87

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
Coffman, DickDick Coffman 29 85.2 4 5 6.09 25
Beck, Boom-BoomBoom-Boom Beck 16 49 2 3 4.41 17

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
Wiltse, HalHal Wiltse 26 2 5 0 5.25 23

Notes

  1. ^ Harry Rice page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Wally Gerber page at Baseball Reference

References

  • 1928 St. Louis Browns team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1928 St. Louis Browns season at baseball-almanac.com


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