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1929 American League

1929 > Class Major League > League History
Overall: 613 games, 8 teams, approx. 153 games in season
Attendance: 280,697 (457/game)
Other Years: 1928 / 1930
League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1928 / 1930

League Index / Batting Leaders / Pitching Leaders / Map of Teams / Other Years: 1928 / 1930

League Standings

Regular Season

TmWLW-L%GB
Philadelphia Athletics10446.693--
New York Yankees8866.57118
Cleveland Indians8171.53324
St. Louis Browns7973.52026
Washington Senators7181.46734
Detroit Tigers7084.45536
Chicago White Sox5993.38846
Boston Red Sox5896.37748

League Batting

TmAffBatAgeR/GGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
Philadelphia AthleticsPHA28.85.97151598852049011539288761228456339543440.296.365.451.816234528213
Detroit TigersDET27.65.97155625355929261671339971108519575521496.299.360.453.814253418122
New York YankeesNYY27.45.84154610353798991587262741428285250554518.295.364.450.814242325145
Washington SenatorsWSH28.24.7715359955237730144524466486568963556400.276.347.375.723196517185
St. Louis BrownsSLB29.34.7615459765174733142627764466727047589431.276.352.381.733196922191
Cleveland IndiansCLE28.64.7215258685187717152529479626847587453363.294.354.417.771216326202
Chicago White SoxCHW26.84.13152584952486271406240743755810965425436.268.325.363.688190522154
Boston Red SoxBOS28.23.9015557785160605137728569285618682413494.267.325.365.690188428177
League Totals28.15.01122647810421816138119762229599595565563950840543578.284.349.407.757171881861389

League Pitching

TmAffPAgeR/GWLW-L%ERARAvgGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
Philadelphia AthleticsPHA31.34.0710446.6933.444.0815115181709241357.01371615518734875731522858371.3699.10.53.23.81.18
St. Louis BrownsSLB28.84.637973.5204.084.68154154718315101371.014697136211004624151661559051.4089.60.73.02.70.90
Cleveland IndiansCLE27.54.848171.5334.054.9015215272808101352.01570736609564883892641059981.52210.50.43.22.60.80
New York YankeesNYY28.95.038866.5714.195.10154154906412201366.21475775637834854842462059721.4349.70.53.23.21.00
Washington SenatorsWSH27.55.077181.4674.345.1615315392613151354.21429776653484964942422958661.4219.50.33.33.31.00
Boston Red SoxBOS26.35.185896.3774.435.291551557184971366.21537803672784964162803659931.48810.10.53.32.70.84
Chicago White SoxCHW29.15.215993.3884.415.251521527478571357.21481792666845053283132259431.4639.80.63.32.20.65
Detroit TigersDET27.95.997084.4554.966.011551557481591390.11641928766736464672833163451.64510.60.54.23.00.72
League Totals28.45.01610610.5004.245.06122612266256016610210916.011973613851425954065356619226191478591.4699.90.53.42.90.88

League Fielding

TmAffGCGPOAEDPFld%PBSBCSCS%lgCS%POAttendanceManagers
Philadelphia AthleticsPHA15140681616146117.97510894433%Connie Mack
St. Louis BrownsSLB15441091862156148.9757596151%280,697Dan Howley
New York YankeesNYY15440991768178153.9717785441%Art Fletcher and Miller Huggins
Chicago White SoxCHW15240651922188153.97011756145%Lena Blackburne
Washington SenatorsWSH15340611844195156.9689667453%Walter Johnson
Cleveland IndiansCLE15240492012198162.96814886643%Roger Peckinpaugh
Boston Red SoxBOS15540921856218159.9658747751%Bill Carrigan
Detroit TigersDET15541641820242149.961131107139%Bucky Harris
League Totals1226327071470015211197.9697963950844%280,697

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