1924 St. Louis Browns season

1924 St. Louis Browns season

The 1924 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 4th in the American League with a record of 74 wins and 78 losses. This was George Sisler's first season as manager.

Regular season

Season standings


Roster

1924 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

  • Bill Mizeur
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
C Severeid, HankHank Severeid 137 432 133 .308 4 48
1B Sisler, GeorgeGeorge Sisler 151 636 194 .305 9 74
2B McManus, MartyMarty McManus 123 442 147 .333 5 80
SS Gerber, WallyWally Gerber 148 496 135 .272 0 55
3B Robertson, GeneGene Robertson 121 439 140 .319 4 52
OF Williams, KenKen Williams 114 398 129 .324 18 84
OF Tobin, JackJack Tobin 136 569 170 .299 2 48
OF Jacobson, Baby DollBaby Doll Jacobson 152 579 184 .318 19 97

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
Elmore, VerdoVerdo Elmore 7 17 3 .176 0 0
Burke, PatPat Burke 1 3 0 .000 0 1
Mizeur, BillBill Mizeur 1 1 0 .000 0 0

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
Shocker, UrbanUrban Shocker 40 246.1 16 13 4.20 88
Danforth, DaveDave Danforth 41 219.2 15 12 4.51 65
Wingard, ErnieErnie Wingard 36 218 13 12 3.51 23
Davis, DixieDixie Davis 29 160.1 11 13 4.10 45

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
Grant, GeorgeGeorge Grant 22 1 2 0 6.31 11
Bayne, BillBill Bayne 22 1 3 0 4.44 20
Barnhart, EdgarEdgar Barnhart 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Awards and honors

League top five finishers

Urban Shocker

  • #5 strikeouts (88)

Baby Doll Jacobson

  • #3 home runs (19)
  • #4 slugging percentage (.529)

Ken Williams

  • #3 slugging percentage (.533)
  • #4 home runs (18)

References

  • 1924 St. Louis Browns team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1924 St. Louis Browns season at baseball-almanac.com