1925 Brooklyn Robins season

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1925 Brooklyn Robins
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Owner(s)Charles Ebbets, Ed McKeever, Stephen McKeever
Manager(s)Wilbert Robinson
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The 1925 season was one of tragedy for the Brooklyn Robins. Majority owner and team president Charles Ebbets fell ill after returning home from spring training and died on the morning of April 18. Ed McKeever took over as president, but he caught a cold at Ebbets' funeral and died within a week of pneumonia. Stephen McKeever became the principal owner and team manager Wilbert Robinson was additionally given the position of president. Through it all, the woeful Robins finished in sixth place.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Pittsburgh Pirates 95 58 0.621 52–25 43–33
New York Giants 86 66 0.566 47–29 39–37
Cincinnati Reds 80 73 0.523 15 44–32 36–41
St. Louis Cardinals 77 76 0.503 18 48–28 29–48
Boston Braves 70 83 0.458 25 37–39 33–44
Brooklyn Robins 68 85 0.444 27 38–39 30–46
Philadelphia Phillies 68 85 0.444 27 40–37 28–48
Chicago Cubs 68 86 0.442 27½ 37–40 31–46


Record vs. opponents[edit]

1925 National League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 13–8 12–10 9–13 11–11 6–16 7–15 12–10
Brooklyn 8–13 11–11 12–10 10–12 11–11 5–17 11–11
Chicago 10–12 11–11 10–12 7–15 10–12 12–10 8–14
Cincinnati 13–9 10–12 12–10 9–13 16–6 8–13 12–10
New York 11–11 12–10 15–7 13–9 13–8 10–12 12–9
Philadelphia 16–6 11–11 12–10 6–16 8–13 8–14 7–15
Pittsburgh 15–7 17–5 10–12 13–8 12–10 14–8 14–8
St. Louis 10–12 11–11 14–8 10–12 9–12 15–7 8–14


Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1925 Brooklyn Robins
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

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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 Zack Taylor 109 352 109 .310 3 44
1B Jack Fournier 145 545 191 .350 22 130
2B Milt Stock 146 615 202 .328 1 62
3B Jimmy Johnston 123 431 128 .297 2 43
SS Johnny Mitchell 97 336 84 .250 0 18
OF Eddie Brown 153 618 189 .306 5 99
OF Zack Wheat 150 616 221 .359 14 103
OF Dick Cox 122 434 143 .329 7 64

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
Cotton Tierney 93 265 68 .257 2 39
Hod Ford 66 216 59 .273 1 15
Hank DeBerry 67 193 50 .259 2 24
Dick Loftus 51 131 31 .237 0 13
Andy High 44 115 23 .200 0 6
Charlie Hargreaves 45 83 23 .277 0 13
Chuck Corgan 14 47 8 .170 0 0
Roy Hutson 7 8 4 .500 0 1
Tommy Griffith 7 4 0 .000 0 0
Bob Barrett 1 1 0 .000 0 1
Jerry Standaert 1 1 0 .000 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
Dazzy Vance 31 265.1 22 9 3.53 221
Burleigh Grimes 33 246.2 12 19 5.04 73
Rube Ehrhardt 36 207.2 10 14 5.03 47
Jesse Petty 28 153 9 9 4.88 39
Bob McGraw 2 19.2 0 2 3.20 3

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
Tiny Osborne 41 175 8 15 4.94 59
Bill Hubbell 33 86.2 3 6 5.30 16
Lloyd Brown 17 63.1 0 3 4.12 23
Joe Oeschger 21 37 1 2 6.08 6
Guy Cantrell 14 36 1 0 3.00 13
Hank Thormahlen 5 16 0 3 3.94 7
Jumbo Elliott 3 10.2 0 2 8.44 3
Andy Rush 4 9.2 0 1 9.31 4

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
Nelson Greene 11 2 0 1 10.64 4
Art Decatur 1 0 0 0 18.00 0
Jim Roberts 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

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