1930 Cleveland Indians
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)Alva Bradley
General manager(s)Billy Evans
Manager(s)Roger Peckinpaugh
Local radioWTAM
(Tom Manning)
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The 1930 Cleveland Indians season was a season in American baseball. The team finished fourth in the American League with a record of 81–73, 21 games behind the Philadelphia Athletics.

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Philadelphia Athletics 102 52 0.662 58–18 44–34
Washington Senators 94 60 0.610 8 56–21 38–39
New York Yankees 86 68 0.558 16 47–29 39–39
Cleveland Indians 81 73 0.526 21 44–33 37–40
Detroit Tigers 75 79 0.487 27 45–33 30–46
St. Louis Browns 64 90 0.416 38 38–40 26–50
Chicago White Sox 62 92 0.403 40 34–44 28–48
Boston Red Sox 52 102 0.338 50 30–46 22–56


Record vs. opponents


Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS CWS CLE DET NYY PHI STL WSH
Boston 13–9 7–15 8–14 6–16 4–18 9–13 5–17
Chicago 9–13 10–12 9–13 8–14 6–16 12–10 8–14
Cleveland 15–7 12–10 11–11 10–12 7–15 16–6 10–12
Detroit 14–8 13–9 11–11 9–13 7–15 11–11 10–12
New York 16–6 14–8 12–10 13–9 10–12 16–6 5–17
Philadelphia 18–4 16–6 15–7 15–7 12–10 16–6 10–12
St. Louis 13–9 10–12 6–16 11–11 6–16 6–16 12–10
Washington 17–5 14–8 12–10 12–10 17–5 12–10 10–12


Roster

1930 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

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 Luke Sewell 76 292 75 .257 1 43
1B Ed Morgan 150 584 204 .349 26 136
2B Johnny Hodapp 154 635 225 .354 9 121
SS Jonah Goldman 111 306 74 .242 1 44
3B Joe Sewell 109 353 102 .289 0 48
OF Earl Averill 139 534 181 .339 19 119
OF Dick Porter 119 480 168 .350 4 57
OF Charlie Jamieson 103 366 110 .301 1 52

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
Bob Seeds 85 277 79 .285 3 32
Glenn Myatt 86 265 78 .294 2 37
Ed Montague 58 179 47 .263 1 16
Bibb Falk 82 191 62 .325 4 36
Johnny Burnett 54 170 53 .312 0 20
Lew Fonseca 40 129 36 .279 0 17
Carl Lind 24 69 17 .246 0 6
Joe Sprinz 17 45 8 .178 0 2
Joe Vosmik 9 26 6 .231 0 4
Ralph Winegarner 5 22 10 .455 0 2
Ray Gardner 33 13 1 .077 0 1
George Detore 3 12 2 .167 0 2
Grover Hartley 1 4 3 .750 0 1

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
Wes Ferrell 43 296.2 25 13 3.31 143
Willis Hudlin 37 216.2 13 16 4.57 60
Clint Brown 35 213.2 11 13 4.97 54
Mel Harder 36 175.1 11 10 4.21 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
Roxie Lawson 7 33.2 1 2 6.15 10
Ken Holloway 12 30.0 1 1 8.40 8
Sal Giatto 8 15.0 0 0 6.60 7
Len Barnhart 1 8.1 1 0 6.48 1
Joe Shaute 4 4.2 0 0 15.43 2

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
Pete Appleton 39 8 7 1 4.02 45
Jake Miller 24 4 4 0 7.13 31
Milt Shoffner 24 3 4 0 7.97 17
Belve Bean 23 3 3 2 5.45 19

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
B Terre Haute Tots Illinois–Indiana–Iowa League Earl Wolgamot
D Frederick Warriors Blue Ridge League Bob Wells

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Notes

  1. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 2007

References