1926 New York Yankees Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 91-63
Finished 1st in the AL
Attendance: 971,500, Avg. 25,566
Ballpark: Yankee Stadium I
Won League Championship Series
World Series - Lost to St. Louis Cardinals 4-3
Manager: Miller Huggins (91-63)
Location: New York, New York
1926 New York Yankees Roster
1926 New York Yankees Results

The New York Yankees of the American League ended the 1926 season with a record of 91 wins and 63 losses, finishing first in the AL.

The Yankees led the circuit with 847 runs, powered by 121 home runs. New York surrendered 713 runs. Babe Ruth walloped 47 home runs for the squad, while Tony Lazzeri and Lou Gehrig added 20 or more also. Babe Ruth recorded 150 runs batted in and topped batters with significant playing time by hitting .372. Herb Pennock notched 23 wins on the mound for the squad, and Waite Hoyt and Urban Shocker as well contributed 15 or more victories as well Urban Shocker recorded a 3.38 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Miller Huggins coached the team. The 1926 New York Yankees won the League Championship Series.

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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
Herb Pennock2311.6763.62403351912266.329413310711430784061124
Urban Shocker1911.6333.38413261802258.32721139713710592011108
Waite Hoyt1612.5713.85402881214217.722411293462079202941
Sad Sam Jones98.5294.98392311615161.018610489680069403736
Bob Shawkey87.5333.62291014313104.31024942837063200445
Myles Thomas66.5004.2333137300140.31407966665038302613
Garland Braxton51.8332.673712300267.3712820119030000284
Dutch Ruether23.4003.5055010036.032141401808100153
Walter Beall24.3333.53209610181.7714632268056637384
Herb McQuaid101.0006.101711000038.348342651306200175
Hank Johnson0018.001010011.022202000007
Totals9163.5913.8630215591634201372.31442714588564780486263215970

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
Babe Ruth1526524951391843054715011914476.372.516.7371.253365031000
Earle Combs1456706061131813112855864723.299.352.429.781260031400
Lou Gehrig1556965721351794720161126510573.313.420.549.969314011800
Mark Koenig14767861793167268562434337.271.319.363.682224011700
Tony Lazzeri155665589791622814181141675496.275.338.462.800272022000
Bob Meusel10847441373130223128116173732.315.373.470.842194012300
Joe Dugan12348343439125195164242516.288.328.362.690157012300
Pat Collins1023732904183113735327357.286.433.417.85012102800
Ben Paschal962962584674123732762635.287.354.438.792113011100
Mike Gazella66204168213960020222524.232.335.268.60345011000
Hank Severeid4114212713348101311134.268.336.346.6824400200
Benny Bengough369584932600141074.381.435.452.8873801300
Roy Carlyle355752320510110049.385.439.519.9582701000
Herb Pennock4011285818200600108.212.302.235.53720011600
Waite Hoyt40837641630040008.211.211.250.4611900700
Urban Shocker41108766131004001020.171.284.184.46814022000
Aaron Ward22343151020030026.323.364.387.7511200100
Sad Sam Jones445849310100410316.204.264.224.4891101500
Bob Shawkey2940354910030036.257.316.286.6021000200
Garland Braxton3721200600010015.300.333.300.633600000
Myles Thomas3349431500010017.116.136.116.253500500
Walter Beall2028223300010057.136.296.136.433300100
Spencer Adams2828257310011037.120.214.160.374400000
Dutch Ruether1322212200000001.095.136.095.232201000
Nick Cullop2220100000001.500.500.5001.000100000
Bill Skiff611110100000001.091.091.091.182100000
Fred Merkle1220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Herb McQuaid17870000000001.000.000.000.000000100
Honey Barnes11000000000101.000000000
Kiddo Davis1000000000000000000
Hank Johnson1000000000000000000
Totals1737609252108471507262751217917962642580.289.370.438.808228202321700


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Babe Ruth1B200.0100021.0005.0000000
Fred Merkle1B100.060001.0006.0000000
Lou Gehrig1B15500.01566731587.9911.5740000
Aaron Ward2B400.0137001.0005.0000000
Tony Lazzeri2B14900.02984613172.9615.0940000
Spencer Adams2B400.0108021.0004.5000000
Aaron Ward3B100.00000.0000000
Tony Lazzeri3B100.00000.0000000
Mike Gazella3B4500.03778115.9132.5560000
Joe Dugan3B12200.01222211610.9552.8110000
Spencer Adams3B100.012001.0003.0000000
Bill SkiffC600.081011.0001.5000000
Hank SevereidC4000.01352623.9884.0256000
Pat CollinsC10000.0401741414.9714.7506000
Benny BengoughC3500.01073642.9734.0863000
Honey BarnesC100.00000.0000000
Babe RuthOF14900.03081175.9792.1410000
Ben PaschalOF7400.013410100.9351.9460000
Bob MeuselOF10700.0211491.9602.0090000
Kiddo DavisOF100.00000.0000000
Earle CombsOF14500.03758122.9702.6410000
Roy CarlyleOF1500.015110.9411.0670000
Myles ThomasP3300.073921.9581.3940000
Urban ShockerP4100.0115910.9861.7070000
Bob ShawkeyP2900.022310.962.8620000
Dutch RuetherP500.02510.8751.4000000
Herb PennockP4000.027316.9871.8750000
Herb McQuaidP1700.0212001.000.8240000
Sad Sam JonesP3900.043321.949.9490000
Hank JohnsonP100.00000.0000000
Waite HoytP4000.054024.9571.1250000
Garland BraxtonP3700.031611.950.5140000
Walter BeallP2000.002461.8001.2000000
Tony LazzeriSS500.091432.8854.6000000
Mark KoenigSS14100.02814225266.9314.9860000
Mike GazellaSS1100.0222554.9044.2730000
Totals161700.041071806209292.9663.65715000

Postseason - Pitching:

Player Rnd W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Herb PennockWS201.0001.2332120022.01333040800082
Waite HoytWS11.5001.2022010015.019820101000067
Myles ThomasWS003.002020003.0311000010010
Sad Sam JonesWS009.001010001.021112010007
Dutch RuetherWS01.0004.151100004.3742120100022
Bob ShawkeyWS01.0005.4031000010.0876020700039
Urban ShockerWS01.0005.872100007.71375200300036
Totals34.4292.86147430063.0653120411030100263

Postseason - Batting:

Player Rnd GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Earle CombsWS7332831020020052.357.455.429.8831200000
Lou GehrigWS729231820040054.348.464.435.8991000101
Joe DuganWS725242810020111.333.360.375.735910000
Babe RuthWS7312066004511112.300.548.9001.4481800001
Hank SevereidWS724221610010012.273.304.318.623700100
Bob MeuselWS730213511000061.238.393.381.774800210
Tony LazzeriWS729262510030116.192.207.231.438610020
Mark KoenigWS733322410020006.125.125.156.281530100
Ben PaschalWS5540100010012.250.400.250.650100000
Herb PennockWS3871110000000.143.143.286.429200100
Urban ShockerWS2220000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Bob ShawkeyWS3220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Dutch RuetherWS3440000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Waite HoytWS2760000000001.000.000.000.000000100
Pat CollinsWS3220000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Spencer AdamsWS2000000000000000000
Myles ThomasWS2000000000000000000
Sad Sam JonesWS1000000000000000000
Mike GazellaWS11000000000001.000001000
Totals832652232154101420133131.242.333.350.6837851732

Postseason - Fielding:

Player Rnd Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB SB CS CS%
Lou GehrigWS1B7763.0771031.00011.14311.143000
Tony LazzeriWS2B7763.0151912.9714.8574.857000
Joe DuganWS3B7761.071410.9553.0983.000000
Mike GazellaWS3B102.012001.00013.5003.000000
Hank SevereidWSC7757.0387001.0007.1056.429100
Pat CollinsWSC306.010001.0001.500.333000
Earle CombsWSCF7763.0170001.0002.4292.429000
Bob MeuselWSLF4436.011010.9172.7502.750000
Babe RuthWSLF3327.051001.0002.0002.000000
Herb PennockWSP3222.006001.0002.4552.000000
Waite HoytWSP2215.001001.000.600.500000
Bob ShawkeyWSP3110.001001.000.900.333000
Urban ShockerWSP217.702001.0002.3481.000000
Dutch RuetherWSP114.302001.0004.1542.000000
Myles ThomasWSP203.002001.0006.0001.000000
Sad Sam JonesWSP101.00000.000.000000
Babe RuthWSRF4436.041001.0001.2501.250000
Bob MeuselWSRF3327.010001.000.333.333000
Mark KoenigWSSS7763.0122443.9005.1435.143000
Totals7463567.01898378.9754.3173.676100




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