1917 St. Louis Browns season

1917 St. Louis Browns season

The 1917 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing seventh in the American League with a record of 57 wins and 97 losses.

Regular season

Season standings


Roster

1917 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

  • Ivan Bigler
  • Tom Richardson
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 143 501 133 .265 1 57
OF Sloan, TodTod Sloan 109 313 72 .230 2 25

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
Johnson, ErnieErnie Johnson 80 199 49 .246 2 20
Smith, EarlEarl Smith 52 199 56 .281 0 10
Miller, WardWard Miller 43 82 17 .207 1 2
Hale, GeorgeGeorge Hale 38 61 12 .197 0 8
Kenworthy, BillBill Kenworthy 5 10 1 .100 0 1
Moore, ScrappyScrappy Moore 4 8 1 .125 0 0
Murray, EdEd Murray 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
Davenport, DaveDave Davenport 47 280.2 17 17 3.08 100
Groom, BobBob Groom 38 232.2 8 19 2.94 82
Plank, EddieEddie Plank 20 131 5 6 1.79 26

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
Koob, ErnieErnie Koob 39 133.2 6 14 3.91 47
Hamilton, EarlEarl Hamilton 27 83 0 9 3.14 19
Lowdermilk, GroverGrover Lowdermilk 3 19 2 1 1.42 9
Martin, SpeedSpeed Martin 9 15.2 0 2 5.74 5

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
Wright, RastyRasty Wright 16 0 1 0 5.45 5
McCabe, TimTim McCabe 1 0 0 0 23.14 2

References

  • 1917 St. Louis Browns team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1917 St. Louis Browns season at baseball-almanac.com