1937 Boston Red Sox Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 80-72
Finished 5th in the AL
Attendance: 573,913, Avg. 9,895
Ballpark: Fenway Park II
Manager: Joe Cronin (80-72)
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
1937 Boston Red Sox Roster
1937 Boston Red Sox Results

The Boston Red Sox of the American League ended the 1937 season with a record of 80 wins and 72 losses, finishing fifth in the AL.

The Red Sox scored 821 runs and yielded 775 runs. Jimmie Foxx walloped 36 home runs for Boston, and Joe Cronin added 20 or more, too. Jimmie Foxx drove in 127 runs. Ben Chapman and Joe Cronin paced all regular hitters by hitting .307. Lefty Grove topped the team with 17 wins, while Jack Wilson contributed 15 or more wins, too Lefty Grove recorded a 3.02 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Joe Cronin coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Lefty Grove179.6543.02323202130262.02691018898301531051127
Jack Wilson1610.6153.705121231417221.320911191131190137324979
Bobo Newsom1310.5654.46302721410207.7193114103141190127314926
Johnny Marcum1311.5424.85372313913183.7230104991747059202808
Archie McKain88.5004.6636186302137.01528471764066001630
Rube Walberg57.4175.59321113301104.71437265746046304488
Wes Ferrell36.3337.611211150073.311166621434031101357
Fritz Ostermueller37.3004.98257920186.71016448244029101402
Jim Henry101.0005.2832010015.315992110800070
Joe Gonzales12.3334.3582320031.0371615111011000140
Ted Olson007.24110600032.3422826415011000152
Tommy Thomas02.0004.0990400011.01665240410053
Totals8072.5264.4928615480746141366.01518775682925970682153226132

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Joe Cronin14867157010217540418110538473.307.402.486.887277061100
Pinky Higgins153654570881723359106267651.302.385.425.80924201700
Doc Cramer133616560901712211051863514.305.351.384.735215041700
Jimmie Foxx150673569111162246361271089996.285.392.538.92930601400
Buster Mills123566505851492587581184641.295.361.418.77921106900
Eric McNair1264934556013329412761073033.292.340.453.79320603500
Ben Chapman11348742376130231175727125735.307.391.463.85419601600
Gene Desautels963493053374103027123626.243.325.295.6209001700
Fabian Gaffke542041843253104634121525.288.342.484.8258900500
Moe Berg471481411336310200054.255.281.291.5724100200
Dom Dallessandro68175147183471011212716.231.351.293.6434300100
Bobby Doerr55170147223351214241825.224.313.313.6264601400
Mel Almada321271101726621901156.236.328.355.6833900200
Johnny Marcum5195861223800130074.267.323.360.6833100200
Rick Ferrell188065820201400154.308.438.385.8222500000
Bobo Newsom318175919410400214.253.273.333.6062500400
Ski Melillo26625681420060154.250.311.286.5971600100
Jack Wilson5191852142001000413.165.202.188.3901600200
Archie McKain385349513500300116.265.308.367.6751802100
Lefty Grove32109916131006001239.143.243.154.3971400600
Wes Ferrell18413371220190073.364.475.515.9901700100
Fritz Ostermueller25373351130060010.333.353.424.7771400300
Johnny Peacock9333231021060010.313.333.438.7711400000
Rube Walberg3239347510020028.147.194.176.371600300
Ted Olson1110100301000002.300.300.500.800500000
Tommy Thomas9440100000001.250.250.250.500100000
Jim Henry3650000000013.000.167.000.167000000
Joe Gonzales811100000000001.000.000.000.000000100
Bob Daughters1001000000000000000
Stew Bowers1001000000000000000
Totals1662608553548211506269641007697961601557.281.357.411.768220302610400


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Eric McNair1B100.00000.0000000
Jimmie Foxx1B15000.012871068122.9949.2870000
Mel Almada1B400.031023.9397.7500000
Ski Melillo2B1900.0332947.9393.2630000
Eric McNair2B10600.02423161867.9695.2640000
Bobby Doerr2B4700.094124629.9734.6380000
Ski Melillo3B200.001001.000.5000000
Eric McNair3B400.01931.7692.5000000
Pinky Higgins3B15200.01612582929.9352.7570000
Johnny PeacockC900.042811.9805.5561000
Jimmie FoxxC100.00000.0000000
Rick FerrellC1800.0931011.9905.7220000
Gene DesautelsC9400.04914444.9935.6913000
Moe BergC4700.02082452.9794.9365000
Buster MillsOF12000.02398140.9462.0580000
Fabian GaffkeOF5000.080330.9651.6600000
Dom DallessandroOF3500.054120.9651.5710000
Doc CramerOF13300.036512124.9692.8350000
Ben ChapmanOF11200.0262941.9852.4200000
Mel AlmadaOF2700.037130.9271.4070000
Jack WilsonP5100.094123.962.9800000
Rube WalbergP3200.061743.852.7190000
Tommy ThomasP900.002001.000.2220000
Fritz OstermuellerP2500.091730.8971.0400000
Ted OlsonP1100.031120.8751.2730000
Bobo NewsomP3000.082930.9251.2330000
Archie McKainP3600.042730.912.8610000
Johnny MarcumP3700.0133811.9811.3780000
Jim HenryP300.002011.000.6670000
Lefty GroveP3200.064311.9801.5310000
Joe GonzalesP800.006011.000.7500000
Wes FerrellP1200.062114.9642.2500000
Ski MelilloSS200.005011.0002.5000000
Eric McNairSS900.0131964.8423.5560000
Joe CroninSS14800.03004143189.9584.8240000
Ben ChapmanSS100.02110.7503.0000000
Totals157700.040991656177379.9703.6499000




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