1928 St. Louis Browns season

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1928 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 82–72 (.532)
League place 3rd
Other information
Owner(s) Phil Ball
Manager(s) Dan Howley
Local radio KMOX
WIL (AM)
KWK
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The 1928 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 3rd in the American League with a record of 82 wins and 72 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 101 53 .656 --
Philadelphia Athletics 98 55 .641
St. Louis Browns 82 72 .532 19
Washington Senators 75 79 .487 26
Chicago White Sox 72 82 .468 29
Detroit Tigers 68 86 .442 33
Cleveland Indians 62 92 .403 39
Boston Red Sox 57 96 .373 43½

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1928 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

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
1B Blue, LuLu Blue 154 549 154 .281 14 80
OF Manush, HeinieHeinie Manush 154 638 241 .378 13 108

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
Gerber, WallyWally Gerber 6 18 5 .278 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
Gray, SamSam Gray 35 262.2 20 12 3.19 102
Blaeholder, GeorgeGeorge Blaeholder 38 214.1 10 15 4.37 87

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
Coffman, DickDick Coffman 29 85.2 4 5 6.09 25
Beck, Boom-BoomBoom-Boom Beck 16 49 2 3 4.41 17

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
Wiltse, HalHal Wiltse 26 2 5 0 5.25 23

Notes[edit]

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