1928 Brooklyn Robins season

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1928 Brooklyn Robins
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Owner(s) Stephen McKeever
Manager(s) Wilbert Robinson
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The 1928 Brooklyn Robins finished in 6th place, despite pitcher Dazzy Vance leading the league in strikeouts for a seventh straight season as well as posting a career best 2.09 ERA.

Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 95 59 0.617 42–35 53–24
New York Giants 93 61 0.604 2 51–26 42–35
Chicago Cubs 91 63 0.591 4 52–25 39–38
Pittsburgh Pirates 85 67 0.559 9 47–30 38–37
Cincinnati Reds 78 74 0.513 16 44–33 34–41
Brooklyn Robins 77 76 0.503 17½ 41–35 36–41
Boston Braves 50 103 0.327 44½ 25–51 25–52
Philadelphia Phillies 43 109 0.283 51 26–49 17–60


Record vs. opponents[edit]

1928 National League Records

Sources:

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Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 7–15 5–17 10–12 6–16 13–9 5–16 4–18
Brooklyn 15–7 10–12 10–12–1 9–13–1 15–7 9–12 9–13
Chicago 17–5 12–10 13–9 14–8 13–9 11–11 11–11
Cincinnati 12–10 12–10–1 9–13 8–14 13–7 12–10 12–10
New York 16–6 13–9–1 8–14 14–8 17–5 11–11 14–8
Philadelphia 9–13 7–15 9–13 7–13 5–17 4–18 2–20
Pittsburgh 16–5 12–9 11–11 10–12 11–11 18–4 7–15
St. Louis 18–4 13–9 11–11 10–12 8–14 20–2 15–7


Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1928 Brooklyn Robins
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; R = runs; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in; SB = Stolen bases

Pos Player G AB R H Avg. HR RBI SB
C DeBerry, HankHank DeBerry 82 258 19 65 .252 0 23 3
1B Bissonette, DelDel Bissonette 155 587 90 188 .320 25 106 5
2B Flowers, JakeJake Flowers 103 339 51 93 .274 2 44 10
3B Hendrick, HarveyHarvey Hendrick 126 425 83 135 .318 11 59 16
SS Bancroft, DaveDave Bancroft
OF Herman, BabeBabe Herman
OF Bressler, RubeRube Bressler
OF Carey, MaxMax Carey

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; R = runs; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in; SB = Stolen bases

Player G AB R H Avg. HR RBI SB
Riconda, HarryHarry Riconda
Tyson, TyTy Tyson
Statz, JiggerJigger Statz
Gilbert, WallyWally Gilbert 39 153 26 31 .203 0 3 2
Henline, ButchButch Henline
Gooch, JohnnyJohnny Gooch
Harris, JoeJoe Harris 55 89 8 21 .236 1 8 0
Partridge, JayJay Partridge
Hargreaves, CharlieCharlie Hargreaves 20 61 3 12 .197 0 5 1
Freigau, HowardHoward Freigau
Tremper, OvertonOverton Tremper
West, MaxMax West 7 21 4 6 .286 0 1 0
Lopez, AlAl Lopez

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts; CG = Complete games

Player G GS CG IP W L ERA BB SO
Vance, DazzyDazzy Vance 38 32 24 280.1 22 10 2.09 72 200
McWeeny, DougDoug McWeeny
Petty, JesseJesse Petty

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts; CG = Complete games

Player G GS CG IP W L ERA BB SO
Elliott, JumboJumbo Elliott
Clark, WattyWatty Clark 40 19 10 194.2 12 9 2.68 50 85
Doak, BillBill Doak 28 12 4 99.1 3 8 3.26 35 12
Moss, RayRay Moss

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L SV ERA BB SO
Ehrhardt, RubeRube Ehrhardt 28 54 1 3 2 4.67 27 12
Koupal, LouLou Koupal

Awards and honors[edit]

League top five finishers[edit]

Del Bissonette

  • #4 in NL in home runs (25)

Watty Clark

  • #4 in NL in ERA (2.68)

Dazzy Vance

  • MLB leader in ERA (2.09)
  • MLB leader in strikeouts (200)
  • #3 in NL in wins (22)

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