1934 Boston Red Sox season

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1934 Boston Red Sox
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Tom Yawkey
Manager(s) Bucky Harris
Local radio WNAC
(Fred Hoey)
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The 1934 Boston Red Sox season involved the Red Sox finishing 4th in the American League with a record of 76 wins and 76 losses.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
Detroit Tigers 101 53 .656 --
New York Yankees 94 60 .610 7
Cleveland Indians 85 69 .552 16
Boston Red Sox 76 76 .500 24
Philadelphia Athletics 68 82 .453 31
St. Louis Browns 67 85 .441 33
Washington Senators 66 86 .434 34
Chicago White Sox 53 99 .349 47

Opening Day lineup[edit]

  1 Max Bishop 2B
20 Billy Werber SS
25 Joe Judge 1B
 4 Roy Johnson LF
  5 Carl Reynolds CF
  7 Rick Ferrell C
22 Moose Solters RF
  8 Bucky Walters 3B
11 Gordon Rhodes   P

Roster[edit]

1934 Boston Red Sox
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; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
C Ferrell, RickRick Ferrell 132 437 130 .297 1 48
1B Morgan, EdEd Morgan 138 528 141 .267 3 79
2B Cissell, BillBill Cissell 102 416 111 .267 4 44
3B Werber, BillyBilly Werber 152 623 200 .321 11 67
SS Lary, LynLyn Lary 129 419 101 .241 2 54
OF Johnson, RoyRoy Johnson 143 569 182 .320 7 119
OF Reynolds, CarlCarl Reynolds 113 413 125 .303 4 86
OF Solters, MooseMoose Solters 101 365 109 .299 7 58

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
Bishop, MaxMax Bishop 97 253 66 .261 1 22
Graham, SkinnySkinny Graham 13 47 11 .234 0 3

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
Ferrell, WesWes Ferrell 26 181 14 5 3.63 87
Hockette, GeorgeGeorge Hockette 3 27.1 2 1 1.65 14

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
Grove, LeftyLefty Grove 22 109.1 8 8 6.50 43
Walberg, RubeRube Walberg 30 104.2 6 7 4.04 38

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
Pennock, HerbHerb Pennock 30 2 0 1 3.05 16

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Kansas City Blues American Association Roger Peckinpaugh
A Reading Red Sox New York-Pennsylvania League Nemo Leibold
B Columbia Sandlappers/Asheville Tourists Piedmont League Bill Laval and Possum Whitted
C Joplin Miners Western Association Wally Schang

Columbia franchise transferred and renamed, June 7, 1934[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Lefty Grove page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

References[edit]