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1926 American League

1926 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 616 games, 8 teams, approx. 154 games in season
Attendance: 283,986 (461/game)
Other Years: 1925 / 1927
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1925 / 1927

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1925 / 1927

League Standings

Regular Season

154 games
Tm W L W-L% GB
New York Yankees 91 63 .591 --
Cleveland Indians 88 66 .571 3
Philadelphia Athletics 83 67 .553 6
Washington Senators 81 69 .540 8
Chicago White Sox 81 72 .529 9.5
Detroit Tigers 79 75 .513 12
St. Louis Browns 62 92 .403 29
Boston Red Sox 46 107 .301 44.5

League Batting

Tm Aff BatAge R/G G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
New York Yankees NYY 27.0 5.46 155 6104 5221 847 1508 262 75 121 788 79 62 642 580 .289 .369 .437 .806 2283 23 218
Washington Senators WSH 29.3 5.28 152 6011 5223 802 1525 244 97 43 723 117 91 555 369 .292 .364 .401 .765 2092 38 195
Detroit Tigers DET 28.0 5.05 157 6184 5315 793 1547 281 90 36 717 88 71 599 423 .291 .367 .398 .765 2116 34 236
Cleveland Indians CLE 29.1 4.79 154 6005 5293 738 1529 333 49 27 648 88 42 455 332 .289 .349 .386 .735 2041 35 222
Chicago White Sox CHW 28.8 4.71 155 6039 5220 730 1508 314 60 32 666 123 78 556 381 .289 .361 .390 .752 2038 34 229
Philadelphia Athletics PHA 27.5 4.51 150 5833 5046 677 1359 259 65 61 621 56 45 523 452 .269 .341 .383 .724 1931 25 239
St. Louis Browns SLB 29.8 4.40 155 5936 5259 682 1449 253 78 72 614 64 66 437 472 .276 .335 .394 .730 2074 35 205
Boston Red Sox BOS 28.4 3.65 154 5848 5185 562 1325 249 54 32 525 52 48 465 454 .256 .321 .343 .664 1778 33 165
League Totals 28.5 4.73 1232 47960 41762 5831 11750 2195 568 424 5302 667 503 4232 3463 .281 .351 .392 .743 16353 257 1709

League Pitching

Tm Aff PAge R/G W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
Philadelphia Athletics PHA 30.1 3.80 83 67 .553 3.00 150 150 88 62 10 17 1346.0 1362 570 448 38 451 571 26 1 25 5735 1.347 9.1 0.3 3.0 3.8 1.27
Cleveland Indians CLE 28.5 3.97 88 66 .571 3.40 154 154 58 96 11 4 1374.0 1412 612 519 49 450 381 44 2 24 5889 1.355 9.2 0.3 2.9 2.5 0.85
Chicago White Sox CHW 28.1 4.29 81 72 .529 3.74 155 155 70 85 11 13 1380.0 1426 665 573 47 506 458 11 2 12 5952 1.400 9.3 0.3 3.3 3.0 0.91
New York Yankees NYY 30.7 4.60 91 63 .591 3.86 155 155 92 63 4 22 1372.1 1442 713 588 56 478 486 26 3 21 5971 1.399 9.5 0.4 3.1 3.2 1.02
Washington Senators WSH 31.5 5.01 81 69 .540 4.34 152 152 87 65 5 26 1348.1 1489 761 650 45 566 418 37 2 12 6007 1.524 9.9 0.3 3.8 2.8 0.74
Detroit Tigers DET 27.8 5.29 79 75 .513 4.41 157 157 100 57 10 18 1394.2 1570 830 683 58 555 469 46 6 16 6183 1.524 10.1 0.4 3.6 3.0 0.85
Boston Red Sox BOS 25.3 5.42 46 107 .301 4.72 154 154 101 53 6 6 1362.0 1520 835 715 45 546 336 31 4 23 6041 1.517 10.0 0.3 3.6 2.2 0.62
St. Louis Browns SLB 28.4 5.45 62 92 .403 4.66 155 155 91 64 5 8 1368.0 1549 845 709 86 654 337 32 4 27 6161 1.610 10.2 0.6 4.3 2.2 0.52
League Totals 28.8 4.73 611 611 .500 4.02 1232 1232 687 545 62 114 10945.1 11770 5831 4885 424 4206 3456 253 24 160 47939 1.460 9.7 0.3 3.5 2.8 0.82

League Fielding

Tm Aff G CG PO A E DP Fld% PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Attendance Managers
Chicago White Sox CHW 155 4123 1894 165 122 .973 9 59 55 48% Eddie Collins
Philadelphia Athletics PHA 150 4035 1872 171 131 .972 10 78 64 45% Connie Mack
Cleveland Indians CLE 154 4131 1912 173 153 .972 4 49 41 46% Tris Speaker
Boston Red Sox BOS 154 4077 2166 193 143 .970 11 139 59 30% Lee Fohl
Washington Senators WSH 152 4045 1756 184 129 .969 9 80 59 42% Bucky Harris
Detroit Tigers DET 157 4186 1900 193 151 .969 8 100 70 41% Ty Cobb
New York Yankees NYY 155 4113 1810 210 117 .966 15 95 67 41% Miller Huggins
St. Louis Browns SLB 155 4094 2007 235 167 .963 11 67 86 56% 283,986 George Sisler
League Totals 1232 32804 15317 1524 1113 .969 77 667 501 43% 283,986