1935 American League
|1935 in baseball|
|1935 American League|
|<< 1934 1936 >>|
The 1935 season of the American League was the thirty-fifth season of the league.
- 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||Detroit Tigers||152||93||58||1||.612||-.-||919 (6.05)||665 (4.38)||0.290||0.364||0.435||3.82||0.979|
|2||New York Yankees||149||89||60||0||.597||3.0||818 (5.49)||632 (4.24)||0.280||0.355||0.416||3.60||0.973|
|3||Cleveland Indians||156||82||71||3||.526||12.0||776 (4.97)||739 (4.74)||0.284||0.339||0.421||4.15||0.972|
|4||Boston Red Sox||154||78||75||1||.506||16.0||718 (4.66)||732 (4.75)||0.276||0.351||0.392||4.05||0.969|
|5||Chicago White Sox||153||74||78||1||.484||19.5||738 (4.82)||750 (4.90)||0.275||0.346||0.382||4.38||0.976|
|6||Washington Senators||154||67||86||1||.435||27.0||823 (5.34)||903 (5.86)||0.285||0.353||0.381||5.25||0.972|
|7||St. Louis Browns||155||65||87||3||.419||28.5||718 (4.63)||930 (6.00)||0.270||0.342||0.384||5.26||0.970|
|8||Philadelphia Athletics||149||58||91||0||.389||34.0||710 (4.77)||869 (5.83)||0.279||0.339||0.406||5.12||0.968|
- Bold indicates league record, Italics indicate all-time record
The American League won the third midsummer classic at Cleveland Stadium in Cleveland, OH on Monday, July 8, 1935 by a score of 4 to 1. The league's manager was Mickey Cochrane.
In the World Series, the American League champion Detroit Tigers defeated the National League's Chicago Cubs, 4 games to 2.
The winner of the league's Most Valuable Player Award, given its Most Valuable Player, was Hank Greenberg, a first baseman with the Detroit Tigers. In the award's voting, he had 80 out of a possible 80 points and 8 first place votes.
- Ollie Bejma*
- Jocko Conlan*
- Bill Dinneen
- Charles Donnelly
- Harry Geisel
- Grover Hartley*
- Lou Kolls
- Firpo Marberry
- Bill McGowan
- George Moriarty
- Red Ormsby
- Brick Owens
- John Quinn
- Bill Summers
* Denotes a fill-in umpire
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