1942 St. Louis Browns season

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1942 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 82–69 (.543)
League place 3rd
Other information
Owner(s) Donald Lee Barnes
Manager(s) Luke Sewell
Local radio (Dizzy Dean, Johnny O'Hara)
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The 1942 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 3rd in the American League with a record of 82 wins and 69 losses.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 103 51 .669 --
Boston Red Sox 93 59 .612 9
St. Louis Browns 82 69 .543 19.5
Cleveland Indians 75 79 .487 28
Detroit Tigers 73 81 .474 30
Chicago White Sox 66 82 .446 34
Washington Senators 62 89 .411 39.5
Philadelphia Athletics 55 99 .357 48

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1942 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

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

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
Swift, BobBob Swift 29 76 15 .197 1 8

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
Auker, EldenElden Auker 35 249 14 13 4.08 62
Harris, BobBob Harris 6 33.2 1 5 5.61 9

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
Appleton, PetePete Appleton 14 1 1 2 2.96 12
Hanning, LoyLoy Hanning 11 1 1 0 7.79 9
Trotter, BillBill Trotter 3 0 1 0 18.00 0

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Toledo Mud Hens American Association Fred Haney
A1 San Antonio Missions Texas League Ralph Winegarner
B Springfield Browns Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League Jimmy Adair
C Gloversville-Johnstown Glovers Canadian-American League Bill Hornsby
D Huntington Jewels Mountain State League Art Scharein

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Frankie Hayes page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Bill Trotter page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball". Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997
  4. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/team.cgi?id=20567

External links[edit]