1938 Washington Senators Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 75-76
Finished 5th in the AL
Attendance: 551,300, Avg. 9,344
Ballpark: Griffith Stadium I
Manager: Bucky Harris (75-76)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia
1938 Washington Senators Statistics
1938 Washington Senators Results

The Washington Senators of the American League ended the 1938 season with a record of 75 wins and 76 losses, finishing fifth in the AL.

The Senators scored 814 runs and surrendered 873 runs. Zeke Bonura led Washington with 22 home runs, while Al Simmons walloped 20 or more, too. Zeke Bonura drove in 114 runs. Buddy Myer paced batters with significant playing time by connecting at a .336 clip. Wes Ferrell topped the squad with 13 wins, and Joe Krakauskas registered a 3.12 earned run average, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Bucky Harris coached the team.

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Player Pos. Bats Throws Birth Date Height Weight Hometown
Mel AlmadaCFLLFebruary 7, 19136'0"170Huatabampo, So Mexico
Pete AppletonPRRMay 20, 19045'11"180Terryville, CT USA
Ossie Bluege2BRROctober 24, 19005'11"162Chicago, IL USA
Zeke Bonura1BRRSeptember 20, 19086'0"210New Orleans, LA USA
George CaseRFRRNovember 11, 19156'0"183Trenton, NJ USA
Ken ChasePLLOctober 6, 19136'2"210Oneonta, NY USA
Jimmie DeShongPRRNovember 30, 19095'11"165Harrisburg, PA USA
Rick FerrellCRROctober 12, 19055'10"160Durham, NC USA
Wes FerrellPRRFebruary 2, 19086'2"195Greensboro, NC USA
Tony GiulianiCRRNovember 24, 19125'11"175St. Paul, MN USA
Goose GoslinLFLROctober 16, 19005'11"185Salem, NJ USA
Chief HogsettPLLNovember 2, 19036'0"190Brownell, KS USA
Harry KelleyPRRFebruary 13, 19065'9"170Parkin, AR USA
Joe KohlmanPRRJanuary 28, 19136'0"160Philadelphia, PA USA
Joe KrakauskasPLLMarch 28, 19156'1"203Montreal, QC CAN
Dutch LeonardPRRMarch 25, 19096'0"175Auburn, IL USA
Buddy Lewis3BLRAugust 10, 19166'1"175Gaston County, NC USA
Mickey LivingstonCRRNovember 15, 19146'1"185Newberry, SC USA
Rene MonteagudoPLLMarch 12, 19165'7"165La Habana, La Cuba
Buddy Myer2BLRMarch 16, 19045'10"163Ellisville, MS USA
Bill PhebusPRRAugust 2, 19095'9"170Cherryvale, KS USA
Al SimmonsLFRRMay 22, 19025'11"190Milwaukee, WI USA
John StoneLFLROctober 10, 19056'1"178Lynchburg, TN USA
Cecil TravisSSLRAugust 8, 19136'1"185Riverdale, GA USA
Jimmy Wasdell1BLLMay 15, 19145'11"185Cleveland, OH USA
Monte WeaverPLRJune 15, 19066'0"170Helton, NC USA
Sam WestCFLLOctober 5, 19045'11"165Longview, TX USA
Taffy WrightRFLRAugust 10, 19115'10"180Tabor City, NC USA