baseball events of the year 1923 throughout the world
New York Yankees opening day

The following are the baseball events of the year 1923 throughout the world.

Champions

Awards and honors

Statistical leaders

American League National League Negro National League Eastern Colored League
Stat Player Total Player Total Player Total Player Total
AVG Harry Heilmann (DET) .403 Rogers Hornsby (SLC) .384 Heavy Johnson1 (KC) .406 Biz Mackey (HIL) .423
HR Babe Ruth (NYY) 41 Cy Williams (PHP) 41 Heavy Johnson1 (KC)
Candy Jim Taylor (TOL/SLS)
20 George Johnson (HIL) 8
RBI Babe Ruth (NYY)
Tris Speaker (CLE)
130 Irish Meusel (NYG) 125 Heavy Johnson1 (KC) 120 George Johnson (HIL) 46
Wins George Uhle (CLE) 26 Dolf Luque (CIN) 27 Bullet Rogan (KC) 16 Rats Henderson (AC)
Nip Winters (HIL)
10
ERA Stan Coveleski (CLE) 2.76 Dolf Luque (CIN) 1.93 Ed Rile (CAG) 2.53 Nip Winters (HIL) 2.36
K Walter Johnson (WSH) 130 Dazzy Vance (BKN) 197 Bullet Rogan (KC) 151 Rats Henderson (AC) 100

1 Negro National National League Triple Crown batting winner

Major league baseball final standings

Negro leagues final standings

All Negro leagues standings below are per Seamheads.[1]

Negro National League final standings

Eastern Colored League final standings

Independent teams final standings

A loose confederation of teams existed that were not part of either established leagues.

vs. All Teams
Independent Clubs W L T Pct. GB
Memphis Red Sox 15 7 0 .682
Cleveland Tate Stars 15 16 1 .484
Washington Potomacs 14 19 0 .424
Harrisburg Giants 5 7 0 .417 5
Birmingham Black Barons 16 25 4 .400

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Deaths

January–February

March–April

May–June

July–August

September–October

November–December

References

  1. ^ "1923 Season- Seamheads Negro Leagues Database". www.seamheads.com. Retrieved April 26, 2024.
  2. ^ "Strange and Unusual Plays". www.retrosheet.org. Retrieved June 13, 2012.