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1944 St. Louis Browns

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1944 St. Louis Browns / Franchise: Baltimore Orioles / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 89-65, Finished 1st in American League (1944 AL)

Won AL Pennant

Managed by Luke Sewell

Coach: Jack Tobin

Ballpark: Sportsman's Park IV

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

Awards and Honors[edit]

World Series[edit]

Main article: 1944 World Series

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Cardinals over Browns (4-2)

Game Score Date
1 Browns 2, Cardinals 1 October 4
2 Cardinals 3, Browns 2 (11 innings) October 5
3 Browns 6, Cardinals 2 October 6
4 Cardinals 5, Browns 1 October 7
5 Cardinals 2, Browns 0 October 8
6 Cardinals 3, Browns 1 October 9

Further Reading[edit]

  • John Heidenry and Brett Topel: The Boys Who Were Left Behind: The 1944 World Series Between the Hapless St. Louis Browns and the Legendary St. Louis Cardinals, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE, 2006.
  • David Alan Heller: As Good As It Got: The 1944 St. Louis Browns, Arcadia Publishing, Columbia, SC, 2003. ISBN 978-1531617905
  • William B. Mead: Even the Browns: Baseball During World War II, Dover Publications, Mineola, NY, 2010 (originally published in 1978).