1938 AMERICAN LEAGUE REVIEW

Level: MLB

An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, leaderboards, player registers and much more.
YEAR IN REVIEW
Standings
Team Totals
Player Register
Top Hitters
Top Pitchers
Awards
Leaderboards
  BAVG
Jimmie Foxx
bos
.349
Jeff Heath
cle
.343
Ben Chapman
bos
.340
Buddy Myer
wa1
.336
Cecil Travis
wa1
.335
Hal Trosky
cle
.334
Rip Radcliff
chw
.330
Earl Averill
cle
.330
Joe Cronin
bos
.325
George McQuinn
stb
.324

  SLG
Jimmie Foxx
bos
.704
Hank Greenberg
det
.683
Jeff Heath
cle
.602
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
.581
Rudy York
det
.579
Bill Dickey
nyy
.568
Harlond Clift
stb
.554
Bob Johnson
pha
.552
Hal Trosky
cle
.542
Joe Cronin
bos
.536

  OBP
Bill Dickey
nyy
.000
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
.000
Odell Hale
cle
.000
Hank Greenberg
det
.000
Joe Gordon
nyy
.000
Charlie Gehringer
det
.000
Lou Gehrig
nyy
.000
Jimmie Foxx
bos
.000
Pete Fox
det
.000
Lou Finney
pha
.000

  OPS
Bill Dickey
nyy
0
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
0
Odell Hale
cle
0
Hank Greenberg
det
0
Joe Gordon
nyy
0
Charlie Gehringer
det
0
Lou Gehrig
nyy
0
Jimmie Foxx
bos
0
Pete Fox
det
0
Lou Finney
pha
0

  G
Lou Gehrig
nyy
157
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
157
Pete Fox
det
155
Hank Greenberg
det
155
Bob Johnson
pha
152
Charlie Gehringer
det
152
Buddy Lewis
wa1
151
Red Rolfe
nyy
151
Red Kress
stb
150
Hal Trosky
cle
150

  AB
Doc Cramer
bos
658
Buddy Lewis
wa1
656
Pete Fox
det
634
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
633
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
631
Red Rolfe
nyy
631
Joe Vosmik
bos
621
George McQuinn
stb
602
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
599
Wally Moses
pha
589

  R
Hank Greenberg
det
144
Jimmie Foxx
bos
139
Charlie Gehringer
det
133
Red Rolfe
nyy
132
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
129
Buddy Lewis
wa1
122
Joe Vosmik
bos
121
Harlond Clift
stb
119
Doc Cramer
bos
116
Lou Gehrig
nyy
115

  H
Joe Vosmik
bos
201
Doc Cramer
bos
198
Jimmie Foxx
bos
197
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
197
Red Rolfe
nyy
196
George McQuinn
stb
195
Buddy Lewis
wa1
194
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
194
Cecil Travis
wa1
190
Pete Fox
det
186

  TB
Jimmie Foxx
bos
398
Hank Greenberg
det
380
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
348
Bob Johnson
pha
311
Jeff Heath
cle
302
Lou Gehrig
nyy
301
Hal Trosky
cle
300
Harlond Clift
stb
296
George McQuinn
stb
287
Ken Keltner
cle
286

  DBL
Joe Cronin
bos
51
George McQuinn
stb
42
Hal Trosky
cle
40
Ben Chapman
bos
40
Joe Vosmik
bos
37
Red Rolfe
nyy
36
Doc Cramer
bos
36
Lyn Lary
cle
36
Pete Fox
det
35
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
35

  TPL
Jeff Heath
cle
18
Earl Averill
cle
15
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
13
Mike Kreevich
chw
12
Bruce Campbell
cle
12
Lou Finney
pha
12
Taffy Wright
wa1
10
Pete Fox
det
10
Jimmie Foxx
bos
9
Bob Johnson
pha
9

  HR
Hank Greenberg
det
58
Jimmie Foxx
bos
50
Harlond Clift
stb
34
Rudy York
det
33
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
32
Bob Johnson
pha
30
Lou Gehrig
nyy
29
Bill Dickey
nyy
27
Ken Keltner
cle
26
Joe Gordon
nyy
25

  RBI
Jimmie Foxx
bos
175
Hank Greenberg
det
146
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
140
Rudy York
det
127
Harlond Clift
stb
118
Bill Dickey
nyy
115
Lou Gehrig
nyy
114
Zeke Bonura
wa1
114
Ken Keltner
cle
113
Bob Johnson
pha
113

  SB
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
27
Lyn Lary
cle
23
Billy Werber
pha
19
Buddy Lewis
wa1
17
Pete Fox
det
16
Wally Moses
pha
15
Charlie Gehringer
det
14
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
13
Ben Chapman
bos
13
Mike Kreevich
chw
13

  CS
Billy Werber
pha
15
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
12
Bobby Doerr
bos
10
Buddy Lewis
wa1
9
Pinky Higgins
bos
9
Doc Cramer
bos
9
Bob Johnson
pha
8
Buster Mills
stb
8
Lou Finney
pha
8
Pete Fox
det
7

  BB
Hank Greenberg
det
119
Jimmie Foxx
bos
119
Harlond Clift
stb
118
Charlie Gehringer
det
113
Lou Gehrig
nyy
107
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
106
Buddy Myer
wa1
93
Billy Werber
pha
93
Tommy Henrich
nyy
92
Rudy York
det
92

  SO
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
97
Sam Chapman
pha
94
Hank Greenberg
det
92
Boze Berger
chw
80
Jimmie Foxx
bos
76
Lou Gehrig
nyy
75
Ken Keltner
cle
75
Rudy York
det
74
Bob Johnson
pha
73
Joe Gordon
nyy
72

  HBP
Frankie Crosetti
nyy
15
Dario Lodigiani
pha
7
Lou Gehrig
nyy
5
Billy Rogell
det
5
Harlond Clift
stb
5
Joe Cronin
bos
5
Frankie Pytlak
cle
4
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
4
Don Heffner
stb
4
Marv Owen
chw
4

  SH
Bobby Doerr
bos
22
Odell Hale
cle
18
Bobo Newsom
stb
14
Cecil Travis
wa1
13
George McQuinn
stb
13
Don Heffner
stb
12
Sam West
stb~wa1
11
Wayne Ambler
pha
11
Joe Cronin
bos
11
Gene Desautels
bos
11

  DOUBLEUP
Mel Almada
stb~wa1
--
George McQuinn
stb
--
Red Kress
stb
--
Sam West
stb~wa1
--
Don Heffner
stb
--
Buster Mills
stb
--
Hank Greenberg
det
0
Joe Gordon
nyy
0
Charlie Gehringer
det
0
Lou Gehrig
nyy
0

  BBSO
Charlie Gehringer
det
5.38
Rick Ferrell
wa1
4.41
Bill Dickey
nyy
3.41
Buddy Myer
wa1
2.91
Tommy Henrich
nyy
2.88
Joe DiMaggio
nyy
2.81
Doc Cramer
bos
2.68
Cecil Travis
wa1
2.64
Billy Werber
pha
2.51
Mike Kreevich
chw
2.39

  ERA
Lefty Grove
bos
3.08
Red Ruffing
nyy
3.31
Lefty Gomez
nyy
3.35
Dutch Leonard
wa1
3.43
Thornton Lee
chw
3.49
Johnny Rigney
chw
3.56
Bump Hadley
nyy
3.60
Ted Lyons
chw
3.70
Mel Harder
cle
3.83
Monte Pearson
nyy
3.97

  WHIP
Dutch Leonard
wa1
1.23
Monty Stratton
chw
1.30
Red Ruffing
nyy
1.33
Mel Harder
cle
1.33
Spud Chandler
nyy
1.34
Johnny Allen
cle
1.35
Lefty Grove
bos
1.35
Bump Hadley
nyy
1.38
Thornton Lee
chw
1.41
Johnny Rigney
chw
1.41

  H9
Bob Feller
cle
7.29
Johnny Allen
cle
8.51
Monte Pearson
nyy
8.82
Johnny Rigney
chw
8.84
Bump Hadley
nyy
8.87
Dutch Leonard
wa1
8.91
Red Ruffing
nyy
8.95
Monty Stratton
chw
8.98
Lefty Gomez
nyy
9.00
Bobo Newsom
stb
9.12

  HR9
Lefty Gomez
nyy
0.26
Spud Chandler
nyy
0.37
Jim Bagby
bos
0.41
Bob Feller
cle
0.42
Lefty Grove
bos
0.44
Thornton Lee
chw
0.44
Dutch Leonard
wa1
0.44
Monte Pearson
nyy
0.53
Red Ruffing
nyy
0.58
John Whitehead
chw
0.59

  BB9
Dutch Leonard
wa1
2.14
Mel Harder
cle
2.33
Ted Lyons
chw
2.40
Spud Chandler
nyy
2.46
Bud Thomas
pha
2.63
Monty Stratton
chw
2.70
George Gill
det
2.74
Lefty Grove
bos
2.86
Fritz Ostermueller
bos
2.95
Red Ruffing
nyy
2.98

  SO9
Bob Feller
cle
7.78
Bobo Newsom
stb
6.17
Lefty Mills
stb
5.73
Lefty Grove
bos
5.44
Johnny Allen
cle
5.04
Lefty Gomez
nyy
4.86
Red Ruffing
nyy
4.62
Johnny Rigney
chw
4.53
Jack Wilson
bos
4.44
Monte Pearson
nyy
4.37

  BBSO
Lefty Grove
bos
0.53
Mel Harder
cle
0.61
Red Ruffing
nyy
0.65
Monty Stratton
chw
0.68
Johnny Allen
cle
0.72
Lefty Gomez
nyy
0.77
Dutch Leonard
wa1
0.78
Bobo Newsom
stb
0.85
Johnny Rigney
chw
0.86
Lefty Mills
stb
0.87

  WPCT
Lefty Grove
bos
.778
Red Ruffing
nyy
.750
Spud Chandler
nyy
.737
Fritz Ostermueller
bos
.722
Monte Pearson
nyy
.696
Johnny Allen
cle
.636
Mel Harder
cle
.630
Monty Stratton
chw
.625
Bob Feller
cle
.607
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
.600

  W
Red Ruffing
nyy
21
Bobo Newsom
stb
20
Lefty Gomez
nyy
18
Mel Harder
cle
17
Bob Feller
cle
17
Monte Pearson
nyy
16
George Caster
pha
16
Jack Wilson
bos
15
Jim Bagby
bos
15
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
15

  L
George Caster
pha
20
Buck Ross
pha
16
Bobo Newsom
stb
16
Jack Wilson
bos
15
Dutch Leonard
wa1
15
Bud Thomas
pha
14
Jim Walkup
stb
12
Thornton Lee
chw
12
Lefty Gomez
nyy
12
Jack Knott
chw~stb
12

  G
Johnny Humphries
cle
45
Bobo Newsom
stb
44
Eddie Smith
pha
43
Pete Appleton
wa1
43
Jim Bagby
bos
43
Harry Kelley
pha~wa1
42
George Caster
pha
42
Bud Thomas
pha
42
Bob Feller
cle
39
Slick Coffman
det
39

  GS
Bobo Newsom
stb
40
George Caster
pha
40
Bob Feller
cle
36
Lefty Gomez
nyy
32
Dutch Leonard
wa1
31
Red Ruffing
nyy
31
Thornton Lee
chw
30
Bud Thomas
pha
29
Mel Harder
cle
29
Buck Ross
pha
28

  CG
Bobo Newsom
stb
31
Red Ruffing
nyy
22
Lefty Gomez
nyy
20
Bob Feller
cle
20
George Caster
pha
20
Thornton Lee
chw
18
Ted Lyons
chw
17
Monty Stratton
chw
17
Monte Pearson
nyy
17
Dutch Leonard
wa1
15

  SHO
Lefty Gomez
nyy
4
Red Ruffing
nyy
3
Jack Wilson
bos
3
Dutch Leonard
wa1
3
Bob Feller
cle
2
John Whitehead
chw
2
Mel Harder
cle
2
George Caster
pha
2
Spud Chandler
nyy
2
Harry Kelley
pha~wa1
2

  GF
Eddie Smith
pha
27
Johnny Murphy
nyy
26
Johnny Humphries
cle
25
Pete Appleton
wa1
23
Ed Cole
stb
21
Nels Potter
pha
20
Johnny Rigney
chw
19
Chief Hogsett
wa1
18
Harry Kelley
pha~wa1
17
Harry Eisenstat
det
17

  SV
Johnny Murphy
nyy
11
Johnny Humphries
cle
6
Archie McKain
bos
6
Pete Appleton
wa1
5
Nels Potter
pha
5
Harry Eisenstat
det
4
Eddie Smith
pha
4
Mel Harder
cle
4
Ed Cole
stb
3
Denny Galehouse
cle
3

  IP
Bobo Newsom
stb
329.2
George Caster
pha
281.1
Bob Feller
cle
277.2
Red Ruffing
nyy
247.1
Thornton Lee
chw
245.1
Mel Harder
cle
240
Lefty Gomez
nyy
239
Dutch Leonard
wa1
223.1
Bud Thomas
pha
212.1
Lefty Mills
stb
210.1

  H
Bobo Newsom
stb
334
George Caster
pha
310
Bud Thomas
pha
259
Mel Harder
cle
257
Thornton Lee
chw
252
Red Ruffing
nyy
246
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
245
Lefty Gomez
nyy
239
Ted Lyons
chw
238
Bob Feller
cle
225

  R
Bobo Newsom
stb
205
George Caster
pha
156
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
144
Lynn Nelson
pha
142
Lefty Mills
stb
139
Bud Thomas
pha
138
Bob Feller
cle
136
Buck Ross
pha
132
Vern Kennedy
det
123
Thornton Lee
chw
123

  ER
Bobo Newsom
stb
186
George Caster
pha
136
Bob Feller
cle
126
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
125
Lefty Mills
stb
124
Lynn Nelson
pha
120
Bud Thomas
pha
116
Buck Ross
pha
109
Vern Kennedy
det
107
Oral Hildebrand
stb
103

  HR
Bobo Newsom
stb
30
Lynn Nelson
pha
29
George Caster
pha
25
Buck Ross
pha
23
Bud Thomas
pha
23
Oral Hildebrand
stb
18
Monty Stratton
chw
18
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
18
Earl Whitehill
cle
18
Jack Wilson
bos
16

  BB
Bob Feller
cle
208
Bobo Newsom
stb
192
George Caster
pha
117
Lefty Mills
stb
116
Vern Kennedy
det
113
Monte Pearson
nyy
113
Ken Chase
wa1
113
Lefty Gomez
nyy
99
Thornton Lee
chw
94
Jack Wilson
bos
91

  SO
Bob Feller
cle
240
Bobo Newsom
stb
226
Lefty Mills
stb
134
Lefty Gomez
nyy
129
Red Ruffing
nyy
127
Johnny Allen
cle
112
George Caster
pha
112
Joe Krakauskas
wa1
104
Mel Harder
cle
102
Tommy Bridges
det
101

  WP
Dutch Leonard
wa1
11
Monte Pearson
nyy
9
Pete Appleton
wa1
8
Vern Kennedy
det
7
Johnny Allen
cle
7
Johnny Rigney
chw
7
Ken Chase
wa1
6
Bump Hadley
nyy
6
Harry Kelley
pha~wa1
6
Jim Bagby
bos
5

  BK
Vern Kennedy
det
2
Emerson Dickman
bos
2
Tommy Bridges
det
1
Spud Chandler
nyy
1
Ken Chase
wa1
1
Ed Cole
stb
1
Chubby Dean
pha
1
Bob Feller
cle
1
Wes Ferrell
nyy~wa1
1
Joe Heving
bos~cle
1
  


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