You Are Here > Baseball-Reference.com > Bullpen > 1930 AL - BR Bullpen

1930 AL

From BR Bullpen

(Redirected from 1930 American League)
Jump to: navigation, search
1930 in baseball
1930 American League
Japanese baseball
National League
Negro Leagues
<< 1929 1931 >>

The 1930 season of the American League was the thirtieth season of the league.

Contents

[edit] Season summary

[edit] Standings

Bold indicates league champion, Italics indicates World Series champion
Rank Team G W L T WPCT GB RS (RS/G) RA (RA/G) AVG OBP SLG ERA FPCT
1 Philadelphia Athletics 154 102 52 0 .662 -.- 951 (6.18) 751 (4.88) 0.294 0.365 0.452 4.28 0.976
2 Washington Senators 154 94 60 0 .610 8.0 892 (5.79) 689 (4.47) 0.302 0.365 0.426 3.96 0.974
3 New York Yankees 154 86 68 0 .558 16.0 1062 (6.90) 898 (5.83) 0.309 0.382 0.488 4.88 0.965
4 Cleveland Indians 154 81 73 0 .526 21.0 890 (5.78) 915 (5.94) 0.304 0.362 0.431 4.88 0.962
5 Detroit Tigers 154 75 79 0 .487 27.0 783 (5.08) 833 (5.41) 0.284 0.341 0.421 4.70 0.968
6 St. Louis Browns 154 64 90 0 .416 38.0 751 (4.88) 886 (5.75) 0.268 0.331 0.391 5.07 0.969
7 Chicago White Sox 154 62 92 0 .403 40.0 729 (4.73) 884 (5.74) 0.276 0.325 0.391 4.71 0.962
8 Boston Red Sox 154 52 102 0 .338 50.0 612 (3.97) 814 (5.29) 0.264 0.310 0.365 4.68 0.968

[edit] League leaders

Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record

[edit] Batting

Statistic Leader Team Number
Games Played 8 players tied 154
At Bats Tom Oliver Boston Red Sox 646
Runs Scored Al Simmons Philadelphia Athletics 152
Hits Johnny Hodapp Cleveland Indians 225
Doubles Johnny Hodapp Cleveland Indians 51
Triples Earle Combs New York Yankees 22
Home Runs Babe Ruth New York Yankees 49
Total Bases Lou Gehrig New York Yankees 419
Runs Batted In Lou Gehrig New York Yankees 174
Stolen Bases Marty McManus Detroit Tigers 23
Caught Stealing Charlie Gehringer Detroit Tigers 15
Walks Babe Ruth New York Yankees 136
Hit by Pitch Jimmie Dykes Philadelphia Athletics 10
Strikeouts Jimmie Foxx
Ed Morgan
Philadelphia Athletics
Cleveland Indians
66
Sacrifice Hits Mule Haas Philadelphia Athletics 33
Batting Average Al Simmons Philadelphia Athletics 0.381
On-Base Percentage Babe Ruth New York Yankees 0.493
Slugging Percentage Babe Ruth New York Yankees 0.732
On-Base plus Slugging Babe Ruth New York Yankees 1.225
On-Base plus Slugging Plus Babe Ruth New York Yankees 211

[edit] Pitching

Statistic Leader Team Number
Wins Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 28
Losses Milt Gaston
Jack Russell
Boston Red Sox
Boston Red Sox
20
Win-Loss Percentage Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 0.848
Appearances Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 50
Games Started George Earnshaw Philadelphia Athletics 39
Complete Games Ted Lyons Chicago White Sox 29
Shutouts Clint Brown
George Earnshaw
George Pipgras
Cleveland Indians
Philadelphia Athletics
New York Yankees
3
Games Finished Chad Kimsey St. Louis Browns 30
Saves Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 9
Innings Pitched Ted Lyons Chicago White Sox 297.2
Batters Faced George Earnshaw Philadelphia Athletics 1299
Hits Allowed Ted Lyons Chicago White Sox 331
Home Runs Allowed Lefty Stewart St. Louis Browns 21
Base-on-Balls Allowed George Earnshaw Philadelphia Athletics 139
Hit Batsmen Chief Hogsett Detroit Tigers 9
Strikeouts Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 209
Wild Pitches Milt Gaston
Hank Johnson
Boston Red Sox
New York Yankees
11
Balks Milt Shoffner Cleveland Indians 3
Runs Allowed George Earnshaw
Jack Russell
Philadelphia Athletics
Boston Red Sox
162
Earned Runs Allowed George Earnshaw Philadelphia Athletics 146
Earned Run Average Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 2.54
Walks plus Hits
per Inning Pitched
Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics 1.144

[edit] Postseason

In the World Series, the American League champion Philadelphia Athletics defeated the National League's St. Louis Cardinals, 4 games to 2.

[edit] Notable events

Seasons of the American League
1900 · 1901 · 1902 · 1903 · 1904 · 1905 · 1906 · 1907 · 1908 · 1909 · 1910 · 1911 · 1912 · 1913 · 1914 · 1915 · 1916 · 1917 · 1918 · 1919 · 1920 · 1921 · 1922 · 1923 · 1924 · 1925 · 1926 · 1927 · 1928 · 1929 · 1930 · 1931 · 1932 · 1933 · 1934 · 1935 · 1936 · 1937 · 1938 · 1939 · 1940 · 1941 · 1942 · 1943 · 1944 · 1945 · 1946 · 1947 · 1948 · 1949 · 1950 · 1951 · 1952 · 1953 · 1954 · 1955 · 1956 · 1957 · 1958 · 1959 · 1960 · 1961 · 1962 · 1963 · 1964 · 1965 · 1966 · 1967 · 1968 · 1969 · 1970 · 1971 · 1972 · 1973 · 1974 · 1975 · 1976 · 1977 · 1978 · 1979 · 1980 · 1981 · 1982 · 1983 · 1984 · 1985 · 1986 · 1987 · 1988 · 1989 · 1990 · 1991 · 1992 · 1993 · 1994 · 1995 · 1996 · 1997 · 1998 · 1999 · 2000 · 2001 · 2002 · 2003 · 2004 · 2005 · 2006 · 2007 · 2008 · 2009 · 2010 · 2011 · 2012 · 2013 · 2014


Personal tools