1941 Philadelphia Athletics season

1941 Philadelphia Athletics season

The 1941 Philadelphia Athletics season involved the A's finishing 8th in the American League with a record of 64 wins and 90 losses.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 101 53 .656 --
Boston Red Sox 84 70 .545 17
Chicago White Sox 77 77 .500 24
Cleveland Indians 75 79 .487 26
Detroit Tigers 75 79 .487 26
St. Louis Browns 70 84 .455 31
Washington Senators 70 84 .455 31
Philadelphia Athletics 64 90 .416 37

Roster

1941 Philadelphia Athletics
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

  • 35 Ray Poole
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 Hayes, FrankieFrankie Hayes 126 439 123 .280 12 63
1B Siebert, DickDick Siebert 123 467 156 .334 5 79
OF Johnson, BobBob Johnson 149 552 152 .275 22 107
OF Chapman, SamSam Chapman 143 552 178 .322 25 106

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
Collins, EddieEddie Collins 80 219 53 .242 0 12
Chapman, FredFred Chapman 35 69 11 .159 0 4
Simmons, AlAl Simmons 9 24 3 .125 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
Beckmann, BillBill Beckmann 22 130 5 9 4.57 28
Babich, JohnnyJohnny Babich 16 78.1 2 7 6.09 19
Caligiuri, FredFred Caligiuri 5 43 2 2 2.93 7
Fowler, DickDick Fowler 4 24 1 2 3.38 8

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
Harris, LumLum Harris 33 131.2 4 4 4.78 49
Hadley, BumpBump Hadley 25 102.1 4 6 5.01 31
Dean, ChubbyChubby Dean 18 75.2 2 4 6.19 22
Besse, HermanHerman Besse 6 19.2 2 0 10.07 8

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
Ferrick, TomTom Ferrick 36 8 10 7 3.77 30
Johnson, RankinRankin Johnson 7 1 0 0 3.60 0
Tobin, PatPat Tobin 1 0 0 0 36.00 0

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Toronto Maple Leafs International League Lena Blackburne
A Williamsport Grays Eastern League Spencer Abbott
B Wilmington Blue Rocks Interstate League Tom Oliver
C Newport News Builders Virginia League Chief Bender
D Federalsburg A's Eastern Shore League Joe O'Rourke
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References

External links

  • 1941 Philadelphia Athletics team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1941 Philadelphia Athletics team page at www.baseball-almanac.com