1924 Brooklyn Robins season Article

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1924 Brooklyn Robins
Major League affiliations
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Owner(s) Charles Ebbets, Ed McKeever, Stephen McKeever
Manager(s) Wilbert Robinson
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The 1924 Brooklyn Robins put up a good fight with the rival New York Giants before falling just short of the pennant. Staff ace Dazzy Vance led the league in wins, ERA, strikeouts and complete games to be named the National League Most Valuable Player.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Giants 93 60 0.608 51–26 42–34
Brooklyn Robins 92 62 0.597 46–31 46–31
Pittsburgh Pirates 90 63 0.588 3 49–28 41–35
Cincinnati Reds 83 70 0.542 10 43–33 40–37
Chicago Cubs 81 72 0.529 12 46–31 35–41
St. Louis Cardinals 65 89 0.422 28½ 40–37 25–52
Philadelphia Phillies 55 96 0.364 37 26–49 29–47
Boston Braves 53 100 0.346 40 28–48 25–52


Record vs. opponents

1924 National League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 7–15 6–15 12–10 5–17 10–12–1 7–15 6–16
Brooklyn 15–7 12–10 12–10 8–14 17–5 13–9 15–7
Chicago 15–6 10–12 9–13 9–13–1 16–6 7–15 15–7
Cincinnati 10–12 10–12 13–9 9–13 16–5 12–10 13–9
New York 17–5 14–8 13–9–1 13–9 14–7 9–13 13–9
Philadelphia 12–10–1 5–17 6–16 5–16 7–14 8–13 12–10
Pittsburgh 15–7 9–13 15–7 10–12 13–9 13–8 15–7
St. Louis 16–6 7–15 7–15 9–13 9–13 10–12 7–15


Notable transactions

Roster

1924 Brooklyn Robins
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Zack Taylor 99 345 100 .290 1 39
1B Jack Fournier 154 563 188 .334 27 116
2B Andy High
3B Milt Stock
SS Johnny Mitchell 64 243 64 .263 1 16
OF Tommy Griffith
OF Zack Wheat
OF Eddie Brown

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Jimmy Johnston
Hank DeBerry
Bernie Neis
Dick Loftus
Joe Klugmann
Gene Bailey
Binky Jones
Charlie Hargreaves
Ivy Olson
Fred Johnston

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Burleigh Grimes
Dazzy Vance 35 308.1 28 6 2.16 262
Dutch Ruether
Bill Doak

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Art Decatur 31 126.1 10 9 4.13 38
Tiny Osborne
Rube Ehrhardt
Dutch Henry
Jim Roberts
Leo Dickerman 7 19.2 0 0 5.49 9
Rube Yarrison
Nelson Greene
Bonnie Hollingsworth

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Tex Wilson
Tom Long

Awards and honors

References

  1. ^ Johnny Mitchell at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Bert Griffith at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Ray French at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Mike González at Baseball Reference
  5. ^ Tiny Osborne at Baseball Reference
  6. ^ Leo Dickerman at Baseball Reference
  7. ^ Dutch Ruether at Baseball Reference
  8. ^ Baseball's Top 100: The Game's Greatest Records, p.43, Kerry Banks, 2010, Greystone Books, Vancouver, BC, ISBN  978-1-55365-507-7

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