1946 Major League Baseball season

1946 Major League Baseball season

This article is about the 1946 Major League Baseball season only. For information on all of baseball, see 1946 in baseball.

The 1946 Major League Baseball season. Due to the end of World War II many drafted ballplayers returned to the majors and the quality of play greatly improved.


World Series

The World Series began on October 6 and pitted the Boston Red Sox against the St. Louis Cardinals, who won in 7 games.


Further reading

  • Weintraub, Robert (2013) The Victory Season: The End of World War II and the Birth of Baseball's Golden Age. New York: Little, Brown & Company. ISBN 978-0-316-20591-7.

External links

  • 1946 season at Baseball-reference.com