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1928 Philadelphia Athletics

1928 > Class Major League > 1928 American League
Overall: 98-55
Scored 829 runs, Allowed 615 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 97-56

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Connie Mack
Represented: Philadelphia, PA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1927 / 1929

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Max Bishop*2812658947210414927565061010036.316.438.432.870204314
2Joe Boley3113247942549112203049513211.264.317.325.641138121
3Bullet Joe Bush351516150100000012.067.125.067.192100
4Ty Cobb*419539335354114274140683416.323.389.431.81915242
5Mickey Cochrane*251315684689213726121057757625.293.395.464.859217321
6Eddie Collins*4136373331030070044.303.378.394.7721300
7Jimmy Dykes31852862423967110530212721.277.361.384.74693512
8George Earnshaw2826635731420061017.246.259.281.5391605
9Howard Ehmke3423574661131050013.239.255.348.60316010
10Jimmie Foxx201184734008513129101379396043.328.416.548.964219112
11Walt French*2848777491940071125.257.286.311.5972310
12Lefty Grove*28391048810152116001041.170.263.250.5132215
13Mule Haas*24913653324193214639232320.280.331.422.75214028
14Sammy Hale3188336314389720945820921.309.334.468.803147310
15Joe Hassler232840345920030124.265.306.324.6291104
16Joe Hauser*299536630061781951659425245.260.369.517.886155014
17Jing Johnson333440210000001.500.500.7501.250300
18Bing Miller33139564510761683478851062724.329.372.471.843240819
19Ossie Orwoll*27641911702852132022311624.306.366.406.7716905
20Cy Perkins321931291500010111.172.200.172.372501
21Jack Quinn443188793132001200323.165.195.190.3851506
22Eddie Rommel3043584751211010075.255.352.319.6711504
23Bill Shores243550000000003.000.000.000.000000
24Al Simmons261195094647816333915107143130.351.396.558.954259311
25Tris Speaker*4064212191285122233051105.267.310.450.7618629
26Rube Walberg*313892861018401710313.209.236.291.5272503
27Carroll Yerkes252330000000002.000.000.000.000000
27 Players29.615359905226829154032375897605955533442.295.363.436.800228031200
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Bullet Joe Bush3521.6675.09112710135.1392120118151011571.6139.90.34.63.80.83
2Art Daney23000.001010001.010000000041.0009.00.00.00.0
3George Earnshaw2877.5003.8126224731158.1143816771001171077131.5358.10.45.76.71.17
4Howard Ehmke3498.5293.6223183510139.11356556644344005931.2858.70.42.82.20.77
5Lefty Grove*28248.7502.58393162443261.22289375106418310410641.1167.80.32.26.32.86
6Jing Johnson33005.0630200010.21386153000481.68811.00.84.22.50.60
7Ossie Orwoll*2765.5454.5827815302106.01105954750532034731.5099.30.64.24.51.06
8Ike Powers22101.0004.5090700212.08661104100511.5006.00.87.53.00.40
9Jack Quinn44187.7202.90312821841211.12399268334437008981.29210.20.11.41.81.26
10Eddie Rommel30135.7223.06431118604173.217770591126372027091.1699.20.61.31.91.42
11Bill Shores2411.5003.2132010014.01375075001611.4298.40.04.53.20.71
12Rube Walberg*311712.5863.55383061532235.22361119319641123019871.2739.00.72.44.31.75
13Carroll Yerkes*2501.0002.082111008.2722021000331.0387.30.02.11.00.50
13 Players31.59855.6413.36153153728115161367.21349615511664246072201957911.2968.90.42.84.01.43
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Mickey Cochrane13064571258.9665.518653132%
Jimmie Foxx19842034.9725.4718643%
Cy Perkins1947710.9822.84110323%

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Hauser88811411251.9869.68
Ossie Orwoll3432221632.98310.09
Jimmie Foxx302736219.9939.30
Jimmy Dykes838410.9775.25

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Max Bishop1252843711562.9785.24
Jimmy Dykes327692315.9825.25
Eddie Collins200000.00

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Sammy Hale79861892017.9323.48
Jimmie Foxx6059129129.9403.13
Jimmy Dykes20213014.9812.55

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Joe Boley1322443203051.9494.27
Joe Hassler28263285.8792.07
Jimmy Dykes22334242.9493.41
Eddie Collins101001.0001.00

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Al Simmons1140.00
Bing Miller280.00
Mule Haas100.00
Walt French70.00
Bullet Joe Bush10.00
Jimmy Dykes10.00
Tris Speaker10.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Mule Haas690.00
Tris Speaker480.00
Bing Miller430.00

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Ty Cobb850.00
Bing Miller660.00
Walt French120.00
Mule Haas40.00
Tris Speaker10.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bing Miller1332988102.9682.30
Al Simmons1142311032.9882.11
Ty Cobb85154760.9641.89
Mule Haas82175951.9742.24
Tris Speaker50111831.9752.38
Walt French19331001.0001.79
Bullet Joe Bush110001.0001.00
Jimmy Dykes100000.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Eddie Rommel43851051.0001.37
Lefty Grove3964010.9791.18
Rube Walberg3895643.9421.71
Jack Quinn3175512.9842.00
Ossie Orwoll2762010.9630.96
George Earnshaw2662740.8921.27
Howard Ehmke2363522.9531.78
Bullet Joe Bush11510011.0001.36
Ike Powers924031.0000.67
Jing Johnson313011.0001.33
Bill Shores302001.0000.67
Carroll Yerkes205011.0002.50
Art Daney101001.0001.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Max Bishop28LR5' 8.0"165Sep 5, 1899Waynesboro, PA, US1928-04-111928-09-28
Joe Boley31RR5' 11.0"170Jul 19, 1896Mahanoy City, PA, US1928-04-111928-09-12
Bullet Joe Bush35RR5' 9.0"173Nov 27, 1892Ehime, MN, US1928-05-241928-09-30
Ty Cobb41LR6' 1.0"175Dec 18, 1886Narrows, GA, US1928-04-111928-09-11
Mickey Cochrane25LR5' 10.0"180Apr 6, 1903Bridgewater, MA, US1928-04-111928-09-28
Eddie Collins41LR5' 9.0"175May 2, 1887Millerton, NY, US1928-04-131928-09-22
Art Daney23RR5' 11.0"165Jul 9, 1904Talihina, OK, US1928-05-251928-05-25
Jimmy Dykes31RR5' 9.0"185Nov 10, 1896Philadelphia, PA, US1928-04-111928-09-30
George Earnshaw28RR6' 4.0"210Feb 15, 1900New York, NY, US1928-06-031928-09-29
Howard Ehmke34RR6' 3.0"190Apr 24, 1894Silver Creek, NY, US1928-05-171928-09-12
Jimmie Foxx20RR6' 0.0"195Oct 22, 1907Sudlersville, MD, US1928-04-111928-09-30
Walt French28LR5' 7.0"155Jul 12, 1899Moorestown, NJ, US1928-04-131928-09-30
Lefty Grove28LL6' 3.0"190Mar 6, 1900Lonaconing, MD, US1928-04-111928-09-27
Mule Haas24LR6' 1.0"175Oct 15, 1903Montclair, NJ, US1928-05-031928-09-30
Sammy Hale31RR5' 8.0"160Sep 10, 1896Glen Rose, TX, US1928-04-111928-09-25
Joe Hassler23RR6' 0.0"165Apr 7, 1905Fort Smith, AR, US1928-05-261928-09-30
Joe Hauser29LL5' 10.0"175Jan 12, 1899Milwaukee, WI, US1928-04-111928-09-30
Jing Johnson33RR5' 9.0"172Oct 9, 1894Parker Ford, PA, US1928-04-131928-05-25
Bing Miller33RR6' 0.0"185Aug 30, 1894Vinton, IA, US1928-04-111928-09-28
Ossie Orwoll27LL6' 0.0"174Nov 17, 1900Portland, OR, US1928-04-131928-09-30
Cy Perkins32RR5' 10.0"158Feb 27, 1896Gloucester, MA, US1928-06-141928-09-30
Ike Powers22RR6' 0.0"188Mar 13, 1906Hancock, MD, US1928-04-111928-09-03
Jack Quinn44RR6' 0.0"196Jul 1, 1883Stefurov, SK1928-04-181928-09-28
Eddie Rommel30RR6' 2.0"197Sep 13, 1897Baltimore, MD, US1928-04-131928-09-23
Bill Shores24RR6' 0.0"185May 26, 1904Abilene, TX, US1928-04-111928-05-27
Al Simmons26RR5' 11.0"190May 22, 1902Milwaukee, WI, US1928-05-221928-09-29
Tris Speaker40LL5' 11.0"193Apr 4, 1888Hubbard, TX, US1928-04-111928-08-30
Rube Walberg31LL6' 1.0"190Jul 27, 1896Pine City, MN, US1928-04-161928-09-28
Carroll Yerkes25RL5' 11.0"180Jun 13, 1903McSherrystown, PA, US1928-08-251928-09-30

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