1921 Philadelphia Athletics
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Owner(s)Connie Mack, Benjamin Shibe, Tom Shibe and John Shibe
Manager(s)Connie Mack
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The 1921 Philadelphia Athletics season involved the A's finishing eighth in the American League for the seventh time in a row with a record of 53 wins and 100 losses.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Yankees 98 55 0.641 53–25 45–30
Cleveland Indians 94 60 0.610 51–26 43–34
St. Louis Browns 81 73 0.526 17½ 43–34 38–39
Washington Senators 80 73 0.523 18 46–30 34–43
Boston Red Sox 75 79 0.487 23½ 41–36 34–43
Detroit Tigers 71 82 0.464 27 37–40 34–42
Chicago White Sox 62 92 0.403 36½ 37–40 25–52
Philadelphia Athletics 53 100 0.346 45 28–47 25–53


Record vs. opponents

1921 American League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS CWS CLE DET NYY PHI STL WSH
Boston 15–7 8–14 15–7 7–15 12–10 9–13 9–13
Chicago 7–15 7–15 8–14 13–9 14–8 7–15 6–16
Cleveland 14–8 15–7 13–9 8–14 15–7 17–5 12–10
Detroit 7–15 14–8 9–13 5–17 14–7–1 12–10 10–12
New York 15–7 9–13 14–8 17–5 17–5 13–9 13–8
Philadelphia 10–12 8–14 7–15 7–14–1 5–17 5–17 11–11–1
St. Louis 13–9 15–7 5–17 10–12 9–13 17–5 12–10
Washington 13–9 16–6 10–12 12–10 8–13 11–11–1 10–12


Roster

1921 Philadelphia Athletics
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

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 Cy Perkins 141 538 155 .288 12 73
1B Johnny Walker 113 423 109 .258 2 46
2B Jimmy Dykes 155 613 168 .274 16 77
SS Chick Galloway 131 465 123 .265 3 47
3B Joe Dugan 119 461 136 .295 10 58
OF Tillie Walker 142 556 169 .304 23 101
OF Frank Welch 115 403 115 .285 7 45
OF Whitey Witt 154 629 198 .315 4 45

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
Frank Brazill 66 177 48 .271 0 19
Emmett McCann 52 157 35 .223 0 15
Paul Johnson 48 127 40 .315 1 10
Ivy Griffin 39 103 33 .320 0 13
Zip Collins 24 71 20 .282 0 5
Glenn Myatt 44 69 14 .203 0 5
Frank Walker 19 66 15 .227 1 6
Frank Callaway 14 50 12 .240 0 4
Bill Barrett 14 30 7 .233 0 3
Ben Mallonee 7 25 6 .240 0 4
Lena Styles 4 5 1 .200 0 0
Elmer Yoter 3 3 0 .000 0 0
Dot Fulghum 2 2 0 .000 0 0
Red Shannon 1 1 0 .000 0 0

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
Eddie Rommel 46 285.1 16 23 3.94 71
Slim Harriss 39 227.2 11 16 4.27 92
Roy Moore 29 191.2 10 10 4.51 64
Scott Perry 12 70 3 6 4.11 19
Jim Sullivan 2 17 0 2 3.18 8
Fred Heimach 1 9 1 0 0.00 1
Arlas Taylor 1 2 0 1 22.50 1

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
Bob Hasty 35 179.1 5 16 4.87 46
Dave Keefe 44 173 2 9 4.68 68
Rollie Naylor 32 169.1 3 13 4.84 39
Harvey Freeman 18 48 1 4 7.69 5

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
Lefty Wolf 8 0 0 0 7.20 11
Bill Barrett 4 1 0 0 7.20 2
Bill Bishop 2 0 0 0 9.00 4
Ray Miner 1 0 0 0 36.00 1