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1928 St. Louis Browns Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 82-72
Finished 3rd in the AL
Attendance: 424,400, Avg. 6,845
Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV
Manager: Dan Howley (82-72)
Location: St. Louis, Missouri
1928 St. Louis Browns Roster
1928 St. Louis Browns Results

The St. Louis Browns of the American League ended the 1928 season with a record of 82 wins and 72 losses, finishing third in the AL.

The Browns scored 772 runs and allowed 742 runs. Lu Blue led St. Louis with 14 home runs Heinie Manush drove in 108 runs and topped all qualifying hitters on the roster by hitting .378. General Crowder paced the squad with 21 wins, while Jack Ogden and Sam Gray added 15 or more wins, too Sam Gray earned a 3.19 ERA, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Dan Howley 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
General Crowder215.8083.69413161912244.023811310011910991011069
Sam Gray2012.6253.19353142123262.725611993118601021011133
Jack Ogden1516.4844.15383171812242.725712111223800671011089
George Blaeholder1015.4004.3738268913214.32351231042352087202950
Lefty Stewart79.4384.67291710713142.71738174532025200624
Dick Coffman45.4446.092971030185.71226858737025103411
Boom-Boom Beck23.4004.41164720049.0522924420017400222
Hal Wiltse25.2865.25265900072.0934942435023312349
Ernie Nevers101.0003.006020009.0943120100036
Jim Wright0013.502010002.0333020200011
Ed Strelecki02.0004.292221010150.349272441708111214
Totals8272.5324.1728215474806151374.31487737637934540456162116108

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
Heinie Manush1546976381042414720131081753914.378.414.575.989367002000
Fred Schulte14662955690159446785655160.286.347.424.771236012100
Lu Blue1546785491161543211148012710543.281.400.455.855250042000
Red Kress150635560781532610381544870.273.332.371.703208012600
Otis Brannan135569483681181831066396019.244.333.356.689172042200
Earl McNeely12755249666117277044863739.236.299.319.618158081100
Frank O'Rourke99438391541032431621022119.263.303.348.650136012500
Wally Schang913252454170105339826826.286.448.404.8529904800
Beauty McGowan472001683561134218211615.363.425.524.94988021400
Clyde Manion76266243255551231301518.226.274.280.5546801700
Larry Bettencourt67188159304594424212219.283.377.465.8427402500
Ski Melillo51148132925200921911.189.241.205.4462700700
Sam Gray35109101619301900424.188.219.248.4672500400
Jack Ogden3890857172201000320.200.227.271.4982300200
George Blaeholder387771915302600518.211.263.338.6012400100
General Crowder419480111510080059.188.235.200.4351600900
Lefty Stewart295751514300700613.275.351.333.6841700000
Guy Sturdy54544531010181084.222.340.311.6511400100
Billy Mullen1522182710020034.389.476.444.921800100
Steve O'Neill1035244710060080.292.485.333.818801200
Boom-Boom Beck1614140600010003.429.429.429.857600000
Wally Gerber619181510000013.278.316.333.649600000
Hal Wiltse2623223520011005.227.227.318.545700100
Ike Danning2760300010012.500.571.5001.071300000
Ollie Sax1622174300000053.176.364.176.540300000
Fred Bennett7880210000002.250.250.375.625300000
Ed Strelecki2214102200000023.200.333.200.533200200
Dick Coffman2926230100010017.043.083.043.127100200
Frank Wilson6551000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Ernie Nevers6110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Jim Wright2000000000000000000
Totals169560025219774143227676637078043543474.274.346.393.739204902921100


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Guy Sturdy1B100.020001.0002.0000000
Lu Blue1B15400.0147210717121.9891.2530000
Ski Melillo2B2800.06682615.9615.2860000
Otis Brannan2B13500.02724342674.9645.2300000
Ollie Sax3B900.061512.9552.3330000
Frank O'Rourke3B9600.01501621513.9543.2500000
Billy Mullen3B600.04921.8672.1670000
Ski Melillo3B1900.01322001.0001.8420000
Larry Bettencourt3B4100.0386864.9462.5850000
Wally SchangC8200.02634655.9843.7681000
Steve O'NeillC1000.019410.9582.3001000
Clyde ManionC7100.030249710.9804.9443000
Ike DanningC200.08310.9175.5002000
Larry BettencourtC100.040001.0004.0001000
Frank WilsonOF100.00000.0000000
Fred SchulteOF14300.041921126.9733.0770000
Earl McNeelyOF12000.02291942.9842.0670000
Beauty McGowanOF4700.099341.9622.1700000
Heinie ManushOF15400.0355632.9922.3440000
Larry BettencourtOF200.00000.0000000
Fred BennettOF100.020001.0002.0000000
Jim WrightP200.002001.0001.0000000
Hal WiltseP2600.041710.955.8080000
Ed StreleckiP2200.001310.929.5910000
Lefty StewartP2900.0333021.0001.2410000
Jack OgdenP3800.0153513.9801.3160000
Ernie NeversP600.012001.000.5000000
Sam GrayP3500.0206726.9782.4860000
General CrowderP4100.043323.949.9020000
Dick CoffmanP2900.042111.962.8620000
George BlaeholderP3800.0137062.9332.1840000
Boom-Boom BeckP1600.001112.917.6880000
Frank O'RourkeSS200.012001.0001.5000000
Red KressSS15000.03184005599.9294.7870000
Wally GerberSS600.061254.7833.0000000
Totals156300.041121768185378.9693.7628000




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