The following are the baseball events of the year 1918 throughout the world.

List of years in baseball

Champions

MLB statistical leaders

American League National League
AVG Ty Cobb DET .382 Zack Wheat BKN .335
HR Babe Ruth BSR &
Tilly Walker PHA
11 Gavvy Cravath PHP 8
RBI Bobby Veach DET 78 Sherry Magee CIN 76
Wins Walter Johnson WSH 23 Hippo Vaughn CHC 22
ERA Walter Johnson WSH 1.27 Hippo Vaughn CHC 1.74
Ks Walter Johnson WSH 162 Hippo Vaughn CHC 148

Major league baseball final standings

American League final standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Red Sox 75 51 0.595 49–21 26–30
Cleveland Indians 73 54 0.575 38–22 35–32
Washington Senators 72 56 0.562 4 41–32 31–24
New York Yankees 60 63 0.488 13½ 37–29 23–34
St. Louis Browns 58 64 0.475 15 23–30 35–34
Chicago White Sox 57 67 0.460 17 30–26 27–41
Detroit Tigers 55 71 0.437 20 28–29 27–42
Philadelphia Athletics 52 76 0.406 24 35–32 17–44

National League final standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago Cubs 84 45 0.651 49–25 35–20
New York Giants 71 53 0.573 10½ 35–21 36–32
Cincinnati Reds 68 60 0.531 15½ 46–24 22–36
Pittsburgh Pirates 65 60 0.520 17 42–28 23–32
Brooklyn Robins 57 69 0.452 25½ 33–21 24–48
Philadelphia Phillies 55 68 0.447 26 27–29 28–39
Boston Braves 53 71 0.427 28½ 23–29 30–42
St. Louis Cardinals 51 78 0.395 33 32–40 19–38


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Sources

  1. ^ War Fever: Boston, Baseball, and America in the Shadow of the Great War by Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith
  2. ^ War Fever: Boston, Baseball, and America in the Shadow of the Great War by Randy Roberts and Johnny Smith
  3. ^ Baseball: The Presidents' Game By William B. Mead, Paul Dickson
  4. ^ Baseball: The Presidents' Game By William B. Mead, Paul Dickson
  5. ^ "1918 Boston Red Sox Regular Season Game Log". Retrosheet. Retrieved 30 August 2019.
  6. ^ "1918 Major Leagues Schedule".
  7. ^ Baseball: The Presidents' Game By William B. Mead, Paul Dickson