1924 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record74–78 (.487)
League place4th
Other information
Owner(s)Phil Ball
Manager(s)George Sisler
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The 1924 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 4th in the American League with a record of 74 wins and 78 losses. This was George Sisler's first season as manager.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Washington Senators 92 62 0.597 47–30 45–32
New York Yankees 89 63 0.586 2 45–32 44–31
Detroit Tigers 86 68 0.558 6 45–33 41–35
St. Louis Browns 74 78 0.487 17 41–36 33–42
Philadelphia Athletics 71 81 0.467 20 36–39 35–42
Cleveland Indians 67 86 0.438 24½ 37–38 30–48
Boston Red Sox 67 87 0.435 25 41–36 26–51
Chicago White Sox 66 87 0.431 25½ 37–39 29–48


Record vs. opponents


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


Roster

1924 St. Louis Browns
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 Hank Severeid 137 432 133 .308 4 48
1B George Sisler 151 636 194 .305 9 74
2B Marty McManus 123 442 147 .333 5 80
SS Wally Gerber 148 496 135 .272 0 55
3B Gene Robertson 121 439 140 .319 4 52
OF Ken Williams 114 398 129 .324 18 84
OF Jack Tobin 136 569 170 .299 2 48
OF Baby Doll Jacobson 152 579 184 .318 19 97

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
Joe Evans 77 209 53 .254 0 19
Norm McMillan 76 201 56 .279 0 27
Herschel Bennett 41 94 31 .330 1 11
Harry Rice 54 93 26 .280 0 15
Frank Ellerbe 21 61 12 .197 0 2
Tony Rego 24 59 13 .220 0 5
Pat Collins 32 54 17 .315 1 11
Syl Simon 23 32 8 .250 0 6
Verdo Elmore 7 17 3 .176 0 0
Pat Burke 1 3 0 .000 0 1
Bill Mizeur 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
Urban Shocker 40 246.1 16 13 4.20 88
Dave Danforth 41 219.2 15 12 4.51 65
Ernie Wingard 36 218 13 12 3.51 23
Dixie Davis 29 160.1 11 13 4.10 45

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
Elam Vangilder 43 145.1 5 10 5.64 49
Ray Kolp 25 96.2 5 7 5.68 29
George Lyons 26 77.2 3 2 5.21 25

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
Hub Pruett 33 3 4 0 4.57 27
George Grant 22 1 2 0 6.31 11
Bill Bayne 22 1 3 0 4.44 20
Ollie Voigt 8 1 0 0 5.51 4
Bill Lasley 2 0 0 0 6.75 0
Boom-Boom Beck 1 0 0 0 0.00 0
Edgar Barnhart 1 0 0 0 0.00 0

Awards and honors

League top five finishers

Urban Shocker

Baby Doll Jacobson

Ken Williams

References