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1929 Philadelphia Athletics (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 104-46 .693
Rank: 1st in American League
Run Differential: 901-616 + 285
Manager(s): Connie Mack
General Manager:
Location:
Ballpark: Shibe Park
Attendance: 839,176 5/16
Playoffs: Won World Series (Cubs)
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Earle Mack
Assistant Coach: Kid Gleason
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10446.693--
8866.57118.0
8171.53324.0
7973.52026.0
7181.46734.0
7084.45536.0
5993.38846.0
5896.37748.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
-Al SimmonsOF2714358111421241934157423138116 .365.398.6421040.277.334.3501.2317.1373629
-Mule HaasOF251395781151814191682043438440 .313.356.498854.185.237.3151.1236.1288656
-Bing MillerOF341475568418432168932494025413 .331.380.489869.158.257.3370.6369.5272613
-Jimmie Foxx1B21149517123183239331189710370216 .354.463.6251088.271.474.3620.6815.7323638
-Mickey CochraneC2613551411317037879576698221 .331.412.475887.144.280.3270.1273.4244606
-Max Bishop2B291294751021101963361412844310 .232.398.316714.084.347.2500.34158.3150616
-Jimmy DykesSS-3B32119401761313461379835125717 .327.412.539951.212.352.3250.4930.8216476
-Sammy Hale3B3210137951105143140621218223 .277.303.338641.061.103.2891.50379.0128416
-Joe BoleySS3291303367617624710241627 .251.310.366676.116.198.2600.67151.5111336
-Rube WalbergP32401031123201110031706 .223.245.272517.049.078.2595.67103.028112
-Lefty GroveP29421021322301150063308 .216.259.275534.059.118.3095.50102.028116
-George EarnshawP2944876152011000221110 .172.200.230430.057.080.21510.5087.020100
-Homer SummaOF303781122240010112114 .272.298.321619.049.074.2750.50--2688
-Cy PerkinsC3338764164009005403 .211.259.263522.053.118.2220.80--2084
-Jack QuinnP4535602820030002004 .133.133.167300.033.033.200----1064
-Jim Cronin2B-SS2325567132104005702 .232.295.304599.071.161.2651.40--1763
-Ossie OrwollP-OF28305161321060021100 .255.283.333616.078.118.3255.50--1753
-George Burns1B36294951350111102301 .265.294.429723.163.224.2671.5049.02152
-Walter FrenchOF2945457121019002302 .267.298.356654.089.133.2681.5045.01649
-Bill ShoresP2539405500000061606 .125.239.125364.000.150.2082.67--552
-Eddie RommelP313239281004002704 .205.244.231475.026.077.2503.50--945
-Bud Morse2B24827120000000200 .074.074.074148.000.000.080----227
-Howard EhmkeP351119021000000200 .105.105.158263.053.053.118----319
-Bevo LeBourveauOF341216150102015101 .313.476.438914.125.375.3330.20--722
-Carroll YerkesP261910100000000400 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----010
-Eric McNairSS2048241003100000 .500.500.6251125.125.250.500----58
-Eddie Collins4297000000002000 .000.222.000222.000.286.0000.00--09
-Doc CramerOF2326000000000200 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
-Cloy MattoxC2636010000001100 .167.286.167453.000.167.2001.00--17
-Bill BreckinridgeP2134000000000100 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
-Joe HasslerSS2444100000000200 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
-Rudy Miller3B2824110001003000 .250.571.250821.000.750.2500.00--17
Batting Totals166652049011537288751228456339540440290214 .295.362.450812.154.263.3050.8142.723415958
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
-Lefty Grove292062.81423719254275278104868811708001.319.100.262.655.562.10
-Rube Walberg3218113.594033203642672561151072299944001.328.600.743.323.160.95
-George Earnshaw292483.284433133512542331109381251498001.408.220.284.415.261.19
-Jack Quinn451193.97351870921611828771839413101.3710.170.452.182.291.05
-Bill Shores251163.593913511971521507161959491001.378.820.533.472.880.83
-Eddie Rommel311222.843264016411313552361034251101.4810.660.792.681.970.74
-Howard Ehmke35723.27118203054482420215201001.157.850.332.453.271.33
-Carroll Yerkes26104.621920010137472019013110001.6211.430.003.162.680.85
-Ossie Orwoll28024.8012000713032231666120001.279.601.801.803.602.00
-Bill Breckinridge21008.10310010101010901622002.609.000.0014.401.800.13
Pitching Totals104463.442771517098124135713716165187348757328201.379.090.483.233.801.18


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