1926 New York Giants (MLB) season

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1926 New York Giants
Mel Ott's rookie year
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Charles Stoneham
Manager(s) John McGraw
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The 1926 New York Giants season was the franchise's 44th season. The team finished in fifth place in the National League with an 74-77 record, 13½ games behind the St. Louis Cardinals.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 89 65 0.578 47–30 42–35
Cincinnati Reds 87 67 0.565 2 53–23 34–44
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 69 0.549 49–28 35–41
Chicago Cubs 82 72 0.532 7 49–28 33–44
New York Giants 74 77 0.490 13½ 43–33 31–44
Brooklyn Robins 71 82 0.464 17½ 38–38 33–44
Boston Braves 66 86 0.434 22 43–34 23–52
Philadelphia Phillies 58 93 0.384 29½ 33–42 25–51


Opening Day lineup[edit]

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1926 New York Giants
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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

Other batters[edit]

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
Nueller, HeinieHeinie Nueller 85 305 76 .249 4 29
Southworth, BillyBilly Southworth 36 116 38 .328 5 30
Ott, MelMel Ott 35 60 23 .383 0 4
Smith, MikeMike Smith 4 7 1 .143 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Barnes, VirgilVirgil Barnes 31 185 8 13 2.87 54

Other pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Bentley, JackJack Bentley 1 0 0 0 0.00 1

Awards and honors[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]