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1928 Washington Senators

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1927 / 1929

75-79, Finished 4th in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Bucky Harris (75-79)
Scored 718 runs, Allowed 705 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-76

Ballparks: Griffith Stadium · Attendance: 378,501 (6th of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 99, Pitching - 99 · one-year: Batting - 102, Pitching - 101


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1927 / 1929 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Pelham Ballenger 34 R R 5' 11" 160 Feb 6, 1894 1st 3 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1 $5,400
Red Barnes 24 L R 5' 10" 158 Dec 25, 1903 2 114 102 114 104 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 94 1 104 10 0 3.5 $3,000
Ossie Bluege 27 R R 5' 11" 162 Oct 24, 1900 7 146 144 146 144 0 0 0 2 143 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.2 $8,500
Al Bool 30 R R 5' 11" 180 Aug 24, 1897 1st 2 2 2 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.1
Harley Boss 19 L L 5' 11" 185 Nov 19, 1908 1st 12 2 12 5 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 -0.1
Garland Braxton 28 B L 5' 11" 152 Jun 10, 1900 6 38 24 38 38 38 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.5 $6,000
Lloyd Brown 23 L L 5' 9" 170 Dec 25, 1904 2 27 10 27 27 27 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $3,354
Bobby Burke 21 L L 6' 0" 150 Jan 23, 1907 2 26 7 26 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8
Joe Cronin HOF 21 R R 5' 11" 180 Oct 12, 1906 3 63 62 63 63 0 0 0 0 0 63 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $3,828
Ed Crowley 21 R R 6' 1" 180 Aug 6, 1906 1st 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Babe Ganzel 27 R R 5' 10" 172 May 22, 1901 2 10 5 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 2 7 3 0 -0.5
Milt Gaston 32 R R 6' 1" 185 Jan 27, 1896 5 28 21 28 28 28 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.3 $7,000
Grant Gillis 27 R R 5' 10" 165 Jan 24, 1901 2 24 23 24 24 0 0 0 6 3 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Goose Goslin HOF 27 L R 5' 11" 185 Oct 16, 1900 8 135 124 135 125 0 0 0 0 0 0 125 0 3 125 10 0 7.5 $14,000
Bump Hadley 23 R R 5' 11" 190 Jul 5, 1904 3 33 31 33 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.3 $6,000
Bucky Harris HOF 31 R R 5' 9" 156 Nov 8, 1896 10 98 91 98 97 0 0 0 95 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 -1.0 $30,000
Jackie Hayes 21 R R 5' 10" 165 Jul 19, 1906 2 61 52 61 58 0 0 0 43 2 14 0 0 0 0 2 1 0.0 $3,000
Sad Sam Jones 35 R R 6' 0" 170 Jul 26, 1892 15 37 28 37 30 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 6.3 $10,000
Joe Judge 34 L L 5' 8" 155 May 25, 1894 14 153 147 153 149 0 0 149 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 3.9 $9,000
Eddie Kenna 30 R R 5' 7" 150 Sep 30, 1897 1st 42 32 42 33 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0.3
Hod Lisenbee 29 R R 5' 11" 170 Sep 23, 1898 2 16 9 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.9 $9,000
Firpo Marberry 29 R R 6' 1" 190 Nov 30, 1898 6 48 11 48 48 48 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.6
Hugh McMullen 26 B R 6' 1" 180 Dec 16, 1901 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 -0.0
Bobby Reeves 24 R R 5' 11" 170 Jun 24, 1904 3 102 92 102 94 0 0 0 21 9 65 0 0 1 1 3 5 0.8 $4,500
Sam Rice HOF 38 L R 5' 9" 150 Feb 20, 1890 14 148 147 148 147 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 147 147 1 0 3.2
Muddy Ruel 32 R R 5' 9" 150 Feb 20, 1896 13 108 99 108 102 0 100 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0.8 $11,500
George Sisler HOF 35 L L 5' 11" 170 Mar 24, 1893 13 20 8 20 9 0 0 5 0 0 0 5 0 0 5 11 0 -0.3 $17,500
Dick Spalding 34 L L 5' 11" 185 Oct 13, 1893 2 16 3 16 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 3 11 3 2 -0.2
Bennie Tate 26 L R 5' 8" 165 Dec 3, 1901 5 57 24 57 30 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 0 -0.2 $5,500
Clay Van Alstyne 28 R R 5' 11" 180 May 24, 1900 2 4 0 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.1
Jim Weaver 24 R R 6' 6" 230 Nov 25, 1903 1st 3 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Sam West 23 L L 5' 11" 165 Oct 5, 1904 2 125 80 125 115 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 61 6 115 10 0 0.8
Tom Zachary 32 L L 6' 1" 187 May 7, 1896 11 20 14 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.5
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

1927 / 1929 Roster (40-man)