1943 Washington Senators season

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1943 Washington Senators
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Clark Griffith and George H. Richardson
Manager(s) Ossie Bluege
Local radio WOL (AM)
(Arch McDonald, Russ Hodges)
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The 1943 Washington Senators won 84 games, lost 69, and finished in second place in the American League. They were managed by Ossie Bluege and played home games at Griffith Stadium.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 98 56 .636 --
Washington Senators 84 69 .549 13.5
Cleveland Indians 82 71 .536 15.5
Chicago White Sox 82 72 .532 16
Detroit Tigers 78 76 .506 20
St. Louis Browns 72 80 .474 25
Boston Red Sox 68 84 .447 29
Philadelphia Athletics 49 105 .318 49

Roster[edit]

1943 Washington Senators
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
2B Priddy, JerryJerry Priddy 149 560 152 .271 4 62
SS Sullivan, JohnJohn Sullivan 134 456 95 .208 1 55
OF Johnson, BobBob Johnson 117 438 116 .265 7 63

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
Ortiz, RobertoRoberto Ortiz 1 4 1 .250 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
Leonard, DutchDutch Leonard 31 219.2 11 13 3.28 51
Candini, MiloMilo Candini 28 166 11 7 2.49 67
Gomez, LeftyLefty Gomez 1 4.2 0 1 5.79 0

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
Haefner, MickeyMickey Haefner 36 165.1 11 5 2.29 65
Carrasquel, AlexAlex Carrasquel 39 144.1 11 7 3.68 48
Lefebvre, BillBill Lefebvre 6 32.1 2 0 4.45 10

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
Adkins, DeweyDewey Adkins 7 0 0 0 2.61 1
Carpenter, LewLew Carpenter 4 0 0 0 0.00 1
Curtis, VernVern Curtis 2 0 0 0 6.75 1

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
A1 Chattanooga Lookouts/
Montgomery Rebels
Southern Association Marv Olson

Chattanooga franchise transferred and renamed, July 11, 1943[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Milo Candini page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

References[edit]