1926 Detroit Tigers season

1926 Detroit Tigers season

1926 Detroit Tigers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Frank Navin
Manager(s) Ty Cobb
Local television none
Local radio WWJ (AM)
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The 1926 Detroit Tigers season was a season in American baseball. The team finished sixth in the American League with a record of 79-75, 12 games behind the New York Yankees.

Contents

  • Regular season 1
    • Season standings 1.1
    • Roster 1.2
  • Player stats 2
    • Batting 2.1
      • Starters by position 2.1.1
      • Other batters 2.1.2
    • Pitching 2.2
      • Starting pitchers 2.2.1
      • Other pitchers 2.2.2
      • Relief pitchers 2.2.3
  • Farm system 3
  • Notes 4
  • External links 5

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Yankees 91 63 0.591 50–25 41–38
Cleveland Indians 88 66 0.571 3 49–31 39–35
Philadelphia Athletics 83 67 0.553 6 44–27 39–40
Washington Senators 81 69 0.540 8 42–30 39–39
Chicago White Sox 81 72 0.529 47–31 34–41
Detroit Tigers 79 75 0.513 12 39–41 40–34
St. Louis Browns 62 92 0.403 29 40–39 22–53
Boston Red Sox 46 107 0.301 44½ 25–51 21–56


Roster

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
3B Warner, JackJack Warner 100 311 78 .251 0 34

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
O'Rourke, FrankFrank O'Rourke 111 363 88 .242 1 41
Cobb, TyTy Cobb 79 233 79 .339 4 62

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
Stoner, LilLil Stoner 32 159.2 7 10 5.47 57

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
Collins, RipRip Collins 30 122 8 8 2.73 44
Cooper, WilburWilbur Cooper 8 13.2 0 4 11.20 2

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
Barfoot, ClydeClyde Barfoot 11 1 2 2 4.88 7
Doyle, JessJess Doyle 2 0 0 1 4.15 2

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Toronto Maple Leafs International League Dan Howley
A Fort Worth Panthers Texas League Jake Atz
C Wheeling Stogies Middle Atlantic League Ed Lennox and John Hummel

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Toronto[1]

Notes

  1. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

External links

  • 1926 Detroit Tigers season at Baseball Reference