1917 St. Louis Browns Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 57-97
Finished 7th in the AL
Attendance: 278,150, Avg. 4,636
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV
Manager: Fielder Jones (57-97)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1917 St. Louis Browns Statistics
1917 St. Louis Browns Results

The St. Louis Browns of the American League ended the 1917 season with a record of 57 wins and 97 losses, finishing seventh in the AL.

The Browns scored 510 runs, worst in the league, and conceded 687 runs. Hank Severeid drove in 57 runs. George Sisler led hitters with significant playing time by hitting .353. Dave Davenport topped the team with 17 wins, while Eddie Plank recorded a 1.79 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Fielder Jones coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Jimmy Austin3BBRDecember 8, 18795'7"155Swansea, Sw United Kingdom
Ivan BiglerPRRDecember 13, 18925'9"150Bradford, OH USA
Dave DavenportPRRFebruary 20, 18906'6"220Alexandria, LA USA
Ray DemmittRFLRFebruary 2, 18845'8"170Illiopolis, IL USA
Wally GerberSSRRAugust 18, 18915'10"152Columbus, OH USA
Bob GroomPRRSeptember 12, 18846'2"175Belleville, IL USA
George HaleCRRAugust 3, 18945'10"160Dexter, KS USA
Earl HamiltonPLLJuly 19, 18915'8"160Gibson, IL USA
Grover HartleyCRRJuly 2, 18885'11"175Osgood, IN USA
Baby Doll JacobsonRFRRAugust 16, 18906'3"215Cable, IL USA
Ernie JohnsonSSLRApril 29, 18885'9"151Chicago, IL USA
Duke Kenworthy2BBRJuly 4, 18865'7"165Cambridge, OH USA
Ernie KoobPLLSeptember 11, 18925'10"160Keeler, MI USA
Doc LavanSSRROctober 28, 18905'8"151Grand Rapids, MI USA
Grover LowdermilkPRRJanuary 15, 18856'4"190Sandborn, IN USA
Lee Magee3BBRJune 4, 18895'11"165Cincinnati, OH USA
Armando MarsansCFRROctober 3, 18875'10"157Matanzas, Ma Cuba
Speed MartinPRRSeptember 15, 18936'0"165Wawawai, WA USA
Tim McCabePRROctober 19, 18946'0"190Graniteville, MO USA
Ward MillerOFLRJuly 5, 18845'11"177Mount Carroll, IL USA
Vince MolyneauxPRRAugust 17, 18886'0"180Lewiston, NY USA
Scrappy Moore3BRRDecember 16, 18925'8"153St. Louis, MO USA
Ed MurraySSRRMay 8, 18955'6"145Mystic, CT USA
Otto NeuSSRRSeptember 24, 18945'11"170Springfield, OH USA
Jim ParkPRRNovember 10, 18926'2"175Richmond, KY USA
Gene Paulette1BRRMay 26, 18916'0"150Centralia, IL USA
Kewpie PenningtonPRRSeptember 24, 18965'8"168New York, NY USA
Eddie PlankPLLAugust 31, 18755'11"175Gettysburg, PA USA
Del Pratt2BRRJanuary 10, 18885'11"175Walhalia, SC USA
Tom RichardsonPRRAugust 7, 18836'0"190Louisville, IL USA
Tom RogersPRRFebruary 12, 18926'0"180Sparta, TN USA
William RumlerRFRRMarch 27, 18916'1"190Milford, NE USA
Hank SevereidCRRJune 1, 18916'0"175Story City, IA USA
Burt ShottonLFLROctober 18, 18845'11"175Brownhelm, OH USA
George Sisler1BLLMarch 24, 18935'11"170Manchester, OH USA
Tod SloanRFLRDecember 24, 18906'0"175Madisonville, TN USA
Earl SmithCFBRJanuary 20, 18915'11"170Oak Hill, OH USA
Allan SothoronPBRApril 27, 18935'11"182Bradford, OH USA
Carl WeilmanPLLNovember 29, 18896'5"187Hamilton, OH USA
Rasty WrightPRRNovember 5, 18955'11"160Ceredo, WV USA