The following are the baseball events of the year 1924 throughout the world.

List of years in baseball

Champions

Awards and honors

President Calvin Coolidge (left) presents Washington Senators pitcher Walter Johnson (right) with the American League diploma.
President Calvin Coolidge (left) presents Washington Senators pitcher Walter Johnson (right) with the American League diploma.

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
Batting average Babe Ruth NYY .378 Rogers Hornsby SLC .424
HR Babe Ruth NYY 46 Jack Fournier BKN 27
RBI Goose Goslin WSH 129 George Kelly NYG 136
Wins Walter Johnson WSH 23 Dazzy Vance BKN 28
Strikeouts Walter Johnson WSH 158 Dazzy Vance BKN 262
ERA Walter Johnson WSH 2.72 Dazzy Vance BKN 2.16

Major league baseball final standings

American League final 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


National League final standings

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Giants 93 60 0.608 51–26 42–34
Brooklyn Robins 92 62 0.597 46–31 46–31
Pittsburgh Pirates 90 63 0.588 3 49–28 41–35
Cincinnati Reds 83 70 0.542 10 43–33 40–37
Chicago Cubs 81 72 0.529 12 46–31 35–41
St. Louis Cardinals 65 89 0.422 28½ 40–37 25–52
Philadelphia Phillies 55 96 0.364 37 26–49 29–47
Boston Braves 53 100 0.346 40 28–48 25–52


Negro leagues final standings

Negro National League final standings

Negro National League (West)
Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
Kansas City Monarchs 60 27 .690
Chicago American Giants 63 29 .685
St. Louis Stars 36 31 .537
Detroit Stars 38 37 .507
Cuban Stars 19 19 .500
Birmingham Black Barons 37 46 .446
Memphis Red Sox 26 36 .419
Cleveland Browns 17 34 .333
Indianapolis ABCs 3 12 .200

† Indianapolis dropped out of the league in June and was replaced by Memphis.

Eastern Colored League final standings

Eastern Colored League (East)
Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
Philadelphia Hilldale Giants 58 23 .716
Baltimore Black Sox 51 35 .593
New York Lincoln Giants 55 44 .556
Harrisburg Giants 40 34 .541
Atlantic City Bacharach Giants 34 30 .531
Washington/Wilmington Potomacs 23 36 .390
Brooklyn Royal Giants 12 23 .343
Cuban Stars 16 36 .308

Events

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