1932 St. Louis Browns season

1932 St. Louis Browns season

The 1932 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 6th in the American League with a record of 63 wins and 91 losses.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 107 47 .695 --
Philadelphia Athletics 94 60 .610 13
Washington Senators 93 61 .603 14
Cleveland Indians 87 65 .572 19
Detroit Tigers 76 75 .503 29½
St. Louis Browns 63 91 .409 44
Chicago White Sox 49 102 .325 56½
Boston Red Sox 43 111 .279 64

Notable transactions

Roster

1932 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders 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
1B Burns, JackJack Burns 150 617 188 .305 11 70
OF Campbell, BruceBruce Campbell 139 593 169 .285 14 85

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
Jenkins, TomTom Jenkins 25 62 20 .323 0 5
Kress, RedRed Kress 14 52 9 .173 2 9
McLaughlin, JimJim McLaughlin 1 1 0 .000 0 1

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
Blaeholder, GeorgeGeorge Blaeholder 42 258.1 14 14 4.70 80
Hadley, BumpBump Hadley 40 229.2 13 20 5.53 132

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
Gray, SamSam Gray 52 206.2 7 12 4.53 79
Fischer, CarlCarl Fischer 24 97 3 7 5.57 35
Coffman, DickDick Coffman 9 61 5 3 3.10 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
Kimsey, ChadChad Kimsey 33 4 2 3 4.02 13
Cooney, BobBob Cooney 23 1 2 1 6.97 23

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
A Wichita Falls Spudders/Longview Cannibals Texas League Hank Severeid
C Fort Smith Twins/Muskogee Chiefs Western Association Jerry Mallett and Runt Marr
D Rock Island Islanders Mississippi Valley League George Young and Riley Parker

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Rock Island

Wichita Falls transferred to Longview and renamed, May 20; Fort Smith franchise transferred to Muskogee and renamed, July 1, 1932[3]

Notes

References

  • 1932 St. Louis Browns team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1932 St. Louis Browns season at baseball-almanac.com