1928 Brooklyn Robins season

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1928 Brooklyn Robins
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Owner(s) Stephen McKeever
Manager(s) Wilbert Robinson
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The 1928 Brooklyn Robins finished in 6th place, despite pitcher Dazzy Vance leading the league in strikeouts for a seventh straight season as well as posting a career best 2.09 ERA.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 95 59 -- .617
New York Giants 93 61 2 .604
Chicago Cubs 91 63 4 .591
Pittsburgh Pirates 85 67 9 .559
Cincinnati Reds 78 74 16 .513
Brooklyn Robins 77 76 17.5 .503
Boston Braves 50 103 44.5 .327
Philadelphia Phillies 43 109 51 .283

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1928 Brooklyn Robins
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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

Pos Player G AB R H Avg. HR RBI SB
C DeBerry, HankHank DeBerry 82 258 19 65 .252 0 23 3
1B Bissonette, DelDel Bissonette 155 587 90 188 .320 25 106 5
2B Flowers, JakeJake Flowers 103 339 51 93 .274 2 44 10
3B Hendrick, HarveyHarvey Hendrick 126 425 83 135 .318 11 59 16
SS Bancroft, DaveDave Bancroft
OF Herman, BabeBabe Herman
OF Bressler, RubeRube Bressler
OF Carey, MaxMax Carey

Other batters[edit]

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

Player G AB R H Avg. HR RBI SB
Riconda, HarryHarry Riconda
Tyson, TyTy Tyson
Statz, JiggerJigger Statz
Gilbert, WallyWally Gilbert 39 153 26 31 .203 0 3 2
Henline, ButchButch Henline
Gooch, JohnnyJohnny Gooch
Harris, JoeJoe Harris 55 89 8 21 .236 1 8 0
Partridge, JayJay Partridge
Hargreaves, CharlieCharlie Hargreaves 20 61 3 12 .197 0 5 1
Freigau, HowardHoward Freigau
Tremper, OvertonOverton Tremper
West, MaxMax West 7 21 4 6 .286 0 1 0
Lopez, AlAl Lopez

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts; CG = Complete games

Player G GS CG IP W L ERA BB SO
Vance, DazzyDazzy Vance 38 32 24 280.1 22 10 2.09 72 200
McWeeny, DougDoug McWeeny
Petty, JesseJesse Petty

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts; CG = Complete games

Player G GS CG IP W L ERA BB SO
Elliott, JumboJumbo Elliott
Clark, WattyWatty Clark 40 19 10 194.2 12 9 2.68 50 85
Doak, BillBill Doak 28 12 4 99.1 3 8 3.26 35 12
Moss, RayRay Moss

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L SV ERA BB SO
Ehrhardt, RubeRube Ehrhardt 28 54 1 3 2 4.67 27 12
Koupal, LouLou Koupal

Awards and honors[edit]

League top five finishers[edit]

Del Bissonette

  • #4 in NL in home runs (25)

Watty Clark

  • #4 in NL in ERA (2.68)

Dazzy Vance

  • MLB leader in ERA (2.09)
  • MLB leader in strikeouts (200)
  • #3 in NL in wins (22)

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