1913 Philadelphia Athletics

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1913 Philadelphia Athletics / Franchise: Oakland Athletics / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 96-57, Finished 1st in American League (1913 AL)

World Series Champs

Managed by Connie Mack

Ballpark: Shibe Park

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

Standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
Philadelphia Athletics 96 57 .627 --
Washington Senators 90 64 .584
Cleveland Naps 86 66 .566
Boston Red Sox 79 71 .527 15½
Chicago White Sox 78 74 .513 17½
Detroit Tigers 66 87 .431 30
New York Yankees 57 94 .377 38
St. Louis Browns 57 96 .373 39

World Series[edit]

Main article: 1913 World Series
Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Athletics - 6, Giants - 4, October 7 Polo Grounds 36,291
2 Giants - 3, Athletics - 0 (10 innings) October 8 Shibe Park 20,563
3 Athletics - 8, Giants - 2 October 9 Polo Grounds 36,896
4 Giants - 5, Athletics - 6 October 10 Shibe Park 20,568
5 Athletics - 3, Giants - 1 October 11 Polo Grounds 36,682

Further Reading[edit]

  • Richard Adler: Mack, McGraw and the 1913 Baseball Season, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2008.

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