1944 Philadelphia Athletics Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 72-82
Finished 5th in the AL
Attendance: 166,597, Avg. 6,408
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Manager: Connie Mack (72-82)
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1944 Philadelphia Athletics Roster
1944 Philadelphia Athletics Results

The Philadelphia Athletics of the American League ended the 1944 season with a record of 72 wins and 82 losses, finishing fifth in the AL.

The Athletics scored 525 runs, worst in the league, and surrendered 594 runs. Frankie Hayes paced Philadelphia with 13 home runs and drove in 78 runs. Dick Siebert led all regular hitters with a .306 average. Russ Christopher topped the team with 14 wins, while Bobo Newsom recorded a 2.82 ERA, tops among regularly-used pitchers.

Connie Mack 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
Russ Christopher1414.5002.973524101311215.32009171663084915903
Bobo Newsom1315.4642.82373331821265.024310083118201424081095
Joe Berry108.5561.94530470012111.3783224423044201445
Lum Harris109.5263.30232211220174.31937064826033006724
Don Black1012.4554.0629271800177.31779480675078402773
Jesse Flores911.4503.39272511120185.71727570849065402771
Luke Hamlin612.3333.7429232920190.020494791338058304809
Ted Abernathy003.001010003.0511010200013
Carl Scheib004.21150900036.3361817111013421156
John McGillen0018.002010001.012202000005
Woody Wheaton01.0003.55111710038.0361715120015111166
Totals7282.4683.2626215583729141397.31345594506583900534314305860

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
Bobby Estalella14057450654151179760335960.298.374.409.783207132700
Irv Hall14360055960150208045253146.268.309.333.642186142800
Frankie Hayes155647581621441861378215759.248.315.367.682213150900
Dick Siebert13253546852143275652206217.306.387.423.81019850500
George Kell13955651451138153044522223.268.300.309.6091592811900
Ed Busch14052348441131113040532917.271.313.306.619148201900
Ford Garrison121492449581211324371042240.269.307.334.6411501021900
Bill McGhee773082872783120119212120.289.338.341.67998100000
Hal Epps67252229276088013211818.262.316.367.6838430500
Jo-Jo White85312267305942121544027.221.329.262.5917023200
Bill Burgo27988862120131373.239.316.295.6122623000
Joe Burns28817551820180148.240.278.307.5852300200
Russ Christopher358481418511600218.222.241.346.5872800100
Joe Rullo3510596516000510619.167.223.167.3901641200
Luke Hamlin296956513000600912.232.338.232.5711300400
Larry Rosenthal32625451120160059.204.271.296.5671600300
Woody Wheaton30655911120051253.186.250.220.4701330100
Don Black296459211100400213.186.213.203.4171220300
Jesse Flores277364411300600313.172.209.219.4281410600
Lum Harris236559410100300418.169.222.186.4091110200
Bobo Newsom379788410200200020.114.114.136.2501230900
Bob Garbark1825232620020010.261.292.348.639810100
Bobby Wilkins2428257600030014.240.296.240.536611100
Lew Flick1936351400021012.114.139.114.253430000
Charlie Metro2447404400010076.100.234.100.334420000
Al Simmons4661300020000.500.500.5001.000310000
Carl Scheib1510101320000002.300.300.500.800500000
Joe Berry5330251300010028.120.185.120.305300300
Hal Peck2880200010202.250.250.250.500200000
Hal Wagner5440100000000.250.250.250.500100000
Bill Mills5540100000011.250.400.250.650110000
Jim Pruett3641100000010.250.500.250.750111000
Tony Parisse4440000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Ted Abernathy1110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
John McGillen2000000000000000000
Totals171058725312525136416947364754232422490.257.314.327.64017351461712100


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Dick Siebert1B7400.066148560.9939.5810000
Joe Rullo1B100.00010.000.0000000
Bill McGhee1B7500.070146851.9899.9600000
Frankie Hayes1B100.010011.0001.0000000
Irv Hall1B400.0321021.0008.2500000
Bobby Estalella1B600.0284011.0005.3330000
Joe Rullo2B3300.07888822.9545.0300000
Charlie Metro2B200.002021.0001.0000000
Irv Hall2B9700.02482861140.9805.5050000
Ed Busch2B2700.05162712.9424.1850000
Joe Burns2B900.0141743.8863.4440000
Charlie Metro3B500.05711.9232.4000000
George Kell3B13900.01672892025.9583.2810000
Ed Busch3B400.021001.000.7500000
Joe Burns3B1700.0142032.9192.0000000
Hal WagnerC100.011001.0002.0000000
Jim PruettC200.071011.0004.0000000
Tony ParisseC200.01010.500.5000000
Bill MillsC100.00000.0000000
Frankie HayesC15500.0636891310.9824.67712000
Bob GarbarkC1500.0231001.0001.6000000
Jo-Jo WhiteOF7400.0162592.9492.2570000
Woody WheatonOF800.029211.9693.8750000
Al SimmonsOF200.030001.0001.5000000
Dick SiebertOF5800.098550.9541.7760000
Joe RulloOF100.00000.0000000
Larry RosenthalOF1900.024010.9601.2630000
Hal PeckOF200.030001.0001.5000000
Charlie MetroOF1100.0161001.0001.5450000
Ford GarrisonOF11900.0289640.9872.4790000
Lew FlickOF600.090001.0001.5000000
Bobby EstalellaOF12800.03181244.9882.5780000
Hal EppsOF6000.0141441.9732.4170000
Bill BurgoOF2200.062130.9552.8640000
Woody WheatonP1100.004001.000.3640000
Carl ScheibP1500.0013001.000.8670000
Bobo NewsomP3700.0345001.0001.2970000
John McGillenP200.00000.0000000
Lum HarrisP2300.083311.9761.7830000
Luke HamlinP2900.011940.833.6900000
Jesse FloresP2700.093310.9771.5560000
Russ ChristopherP3500.0275835.9662.4290000
Don BlackP2900.073213.9751.3450000
Joe BerryP5300.0142622.952.7550000
Ted AbernathyP100.00000.0000000
Bobby WilkinsSS900.0122123.9433.6670000
Jo-Jo WhiteSS100.00000.0000000
Irv HallSS4000.0861321529.9365.4500000
Ed BuschSS11100.02043303450.9404.8110000
Totals160300.041951745176334.9713.70612000




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