1904 Philadelphia Athletics
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Owner(s)Benjamin Shibe, Tom Shibe, John Shibe, Connie Mack, Sam Jones, Frank Hough
Manager(s)Connie Mack
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The 1904 Philadelphia Athletics season involved the A's finishing fifth in the American League with a record of 81 wins and 70 losses.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Americans 95 59 0.617 49–30 46–29
New York Highlanders 92 59 0.609 46–29 46–30
Chicago White Sox 89 65 0.578 6 50–27 39–38
Cleveland Naps 86 65 0.570 44–31 42–34
Philadelphia Athletics 81 70 0.536 12½ 47–31 34–39
St. Louis Browns 65 87 0.428 29 32–43 33–44
Detroit Tigers 62 90 0.408 32 34–40 28–50
Washington Senators 38 113 0.252 55½ 23–52 15–61

Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS CWS CLE DET NY PHI STL WSH
Boston 13–9 9–13 16–6 12–10–2 13–9–1 12–10 20–2
Chicago 9–13 14–8 14–8–1 12–10–1 8–14 14–8 18–4
Cleveland 13–9 8–14 14–8–2 9–11–1 11–10 13–9 18–4
Detroit 6–16 8–14–1 8–14–2 7–15 10–12–1 11–11–2 12–8–4
New York 10–12–2 10–12–1 11–9–1 15–7 12–9 16–6 18–4
Philadelphia 9–13–1 14–8 10–11 12–10–1 9–12 11–10–1 16–6–1
St. Louis 10–12 8–14 9–13 11–11–2 6–16 10–11–1 11–10–1
Washington 2–20 4–18 4–18 8–12–4 4–18 6–16–1 10–11–1

Roster

1904 Philadelphia Athletics
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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 Ossee Schreckengost 95 311 58 .186 1 21
1B Harry Davis 102 404 125 .309 10 62
2B Danny Murphy 150 557 160 .287 7 77
SS Monte Cross 153 503 95 .189 1 38
3B Lave Cross 155 607 176 .290 1 71
OF Topsy Hartsel 147 534 135 .253 2 25
OF Ollie Pickering 124 455 103 .226 0 30
OF Socks Seybold 143 510 149 .292 3 64

Other batters

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
Danny Hoffman 53 204 61 .299 3 24
Doc Powers 57 184 35 .190 0 11
Pete Noonan 39 114 23 .202 2 13
Jim Mullen 41 110 24 .218 1 9
Lou Bruce 30 101 27 .267 0 8

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Rube Waddell 46 383 25 19 1.62 349
Eddie Plank 44 357.1 26 17 2.17 201
Weldon Henley 36 295.2 15 17 2.53 130
Chief Bender 29 203.2 10 11 2.87 149
Andy Coakley 8 62 4 3 1.89 33
Fred Applegate 3 21 1 2 6.43 12

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jim Fairbank 3 17 0 1 6.35 6

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
John Barthold 4 0 0 0 5.06 5
Lou Bruce 2 0 0 0 4.91 2

Notes

  1. ^ Great Baseball Feats, Facts and Figures, 2008 Edition, p. 144, David Nemec and Scott Flatow, A Signet Book, Penguin Group, New York, ISBN 978-0-451-22363-0

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