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1948 American League (MLB)

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  • An organized section of a full season review with standings, team totals, awards, leaderboards, player registers and more.
  • Playoff teams are in bold.
  • RankTeam NameTeamGPWLPctGBLManager(s)BallparkPayrollAttendanceBest OPSBest WHIP
    1Cleveland Indians*1559758.626--Lou Boudreau$0-Ed Klieman (1.36)
    2Boston Red Sox1559659.6191.0Joe McCarthy$0-Dave Ferriss (1.63)
    3New York Yankees1549460.6102.5Bucky Harris$0-Joe Page (1.70)
    4Philadelphia Athletics1548470.54512.5Connie Mack$0-Bill McCahan (1.89)
    5Detroit Tigers1547876.50618.5Steve O'Neill$0-Ted Gray (1.70)
    6St. Louis Browns1535994.38637.0Zack Taylor$0-Frank Biscan (2.04)
    7Washington Senators I1535697.36640.0Joe Kuhel$0-Sid Hudson (1.78)
    8Chicago White Sox15251101.33644.5Ted Lyons$0-Glen Moulder (1.90)
    Playoffs Summary
    TeamPlayoff Notes
    Cleveland IndiansWon World Series (Braves)
    1948 American League Batting Totals
    TeamWLGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
    Boston Red Sox9659155536390714712774012185438178215493266144.274.371.4097802191
    Chicago White Sox5110115251925581303172395553246475945281273119.251.328.3316591718
    Cleveland Indians9758155544684015342425415580154446465752485132.282.358.4317892349
    Detroit Tigers7876154523570013962195878661223267150427130134.267.350.3757251965
    New York Yankees9460154532485714802517513980624246234782378136.278.354.4327862298
    Philadelphia Athletics8470154518172913452314768684403272552322120137.260.350.3627121874
    St. Louis Browns599415353036711438251626362563445785711911399.271.343.3787212002
    Washington Senators I569715351115781245203753153776485695702084124.244.319.3316501691
    1948 American League Pitching Totals
    TeamWLERAGCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
    Boston Red Sox96594.20155701113137914719076441218215491.669.600.795.363.58
    Chicago White Sox511014.891523522313461303558731555945281.418.710.373.973.53
    Cleveland Indians97583.22155662330140915348405051556465751.559.800.994.133.67
    Detroit Tigers78764.151546052213771396700635786715041.509.120.514.393.29
    New York Yankees94603.75154621524136614808575691396234781.549.750.924.113.15
    Philadelphia Athletics84704.431547471813691345729673687255231.518.840.454.773.44
    St. Louis Browns59945.011533542013731438671764635785711.479.420.413.793.74
    Washington Senators I56974.651534232213571245578702315695701.348.260.213.773.78


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