1917 Boston Red Sox season

1917 Boston Red Sox season

The 1917 Boston Red Sox season involved the Red Sox finishing 2nd in the American League with a record of 90 wins and 62 losses.

Regular season

Season standings


Opening Day lineup

Harry Hooper RF
Jack Barry 2B
Dick Hoblitzel 1B
Duffy Lewis LF
Tilly Walker CF
Larry Gardner 3B
Everett Scott SS
Pinch Thomas C
Babe Ruth P

Roster

1917 Boston Red Sox roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Pinch hitter

Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
2B Barry, JackJack Barry 116 388 83 .214 2 30
OF Hooper, HarryHarry Hooper 151 559 143 .256 3 45

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Ruth, BabeBabe Ruth 41 326.1 24 13 2.01 128
Leonard, DutchDutch Leonard 37 294.1 16 17 2.17 144
Mays, CarlCarl Mays 35 2 289 9 1.74 91
Shore, ErnieErnie Shore 29 226.2 13 10 2.22 57
Foster, RubeRube Foster 17 124.2 8 7 2.53 34

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Bader, LoreLore Bader 15 2 0 1 2.35 14

References

  • 1917 Boston Red Sox team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1917 Boston Red Sox season at baseball-almanac.com