1928 Boston Red Sox season

1928 Boston Red Sox season

The 1928 Boston Red Sox season involved the Red Sox finishing 8th in the American League with a record of 57 wins and 96 losses.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 101 53 .656 --
Philadelphia Athletics 98 55 .641
St. Louis Browns 82 72 .532 19
Washington Senators 75 79 .487 26
Chicago White Sox 72 82 .468 29
Detroit Tigers 68 86 .442 33
Cleveland Indians 62 92 .403 39
Boston Red Sox 57 96 .373 43½

Opening Day lineup

Jack Rothrock SS
Phil Todt 1B
Ira Flagstead CF
Ken Williams LF
Buddy Myer 3B
Bill Regan 2B
Doug Taitt RF
Fred Hofmann C
Danny MacFayden P

Notable transactions

Roster

1928 Boston Red Sox
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

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 Hofmann, FredFred Hofmann 78 199 45 .226 0 16
1B Todt, PhilPhil Todt 144 539 136 .252 12 73
2B Regan, BillBill Regan 138 511 135 .264 7 75
OF Williams, KenKen Williams 133 462 140 .303 8 67
OF Taitt, DougDoug Taitt 143 482 144 .299 3 61
OF Flagstead, IraIra Flagstead 140 510 148 .290 1 39

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
Rothrock, JackJack Rothrock 117 344 92 .267 3 22

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

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
Bradley, HerbHerb Bradley 15 47.1 0 3 7.23 14

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
Wilson, JohnJohn Wilson 2 0 0 0 9.00 1
Rothrock, JackJack Rothrock 1 0 0 0 0.00 0
Bennett, FrankFrank Bennett 1 0 0 0 0.00 0
Taitt, DougDoug Taitt 1 0 0 0 27.00 1

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
B Salem Witches New England League Stuffy McInnis
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Notes

References

  • 1928 Boston Red Sox team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1928 Boston Red Sox season at baseball-almanac.com