1934 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record67–85 (.441)
League place6th
Other information
Owner(s)Estate of Phil Ball
Manager(s)Rogers Hornsby
Local radioKMOX
(France Laux)
KWK
(Bob Thomas, Ray Schmidt)
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The 1934 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 6th in the American League with a record of 67 wins and 85 losses.

Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Detroit Tigers 101 53 0.656 54–26 47–27
New York Yankees 94 60 0.610 7 53–24 41–36
Cleveland Indians 85 69 0.552 16 47–31 38–38
Boston Red Sox 76 76 0.500 24 42–35 34–41
Philadelphia Athletics 68 82 0.453 31 34–40 34–42
St. Louis Browns 67 85 0.441 33 36–39 31–46
Washington Senators 66 86 0.434 34 34–40 32–46
Chicago White Sox 53 99 0.349 47 29–46 24–53


Record vs. opponents


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


Roster

1934 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

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 Rollie Hemsley 123 431 133 .309 2 52
1B Jack Burns 154 612 157 .257 13 73
2B Ski Melillo 144 552 133 .241 2 55
3B Harlond Clift 147 572 149 .260 14 56
SS Alan Strange 127 430 100 .233 1 45
OF Ray Pepper 148 564 168 .298 7 101
OF Bruce Campbell 138 481 134 .279 9 74
OF Sam West 122 482 157 .326 9 55

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
Ollie Bejma 95 262 71 .271 2 29
Debs Garms 91 232 68 .293 0 31
Frank Grube 65 170 49 .288 0 11
Earl Clark 13 41 7 .171 0 1
George Puccinelli 10 26 6 .231 2 5
Rogers Hornsby 24 23 7 .304 1 11
Grover Hartley 5 3 1 .333 0 0
Art Scharein 1 2 1 .000 0 2
Charley O'Leary 1 1 1 1.000 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
Bobo Newsom 47 262.1 16 20 4.01 135
George Blaeholder 39 234.1 14 18 4.22 66
Bump Hadley 39 213.0 10 16 4.35 79
Jim Weaver 5 19.2 2 0 6.41 11

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
Dick Coffman 40 173.0 9 10 4.53 55
Ivy Andrews 43 139.0 4 11 4.66 51
Jack Knott 45 138.0 10 3 4.96 56
Ed Wells 33 92.0 1 7 4.79 27

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
Bill McAfee 28 1 0 0 5.84 11
Lefty Mills 4 0 0 0 4.15 2
Jim Walkup 3 0 0 0 2.16 6

Farm system

See also: Minor League Baseball

Level Team League Manager
A San Antonio Missions Texas League Hank Severeid

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Notes

  1. ^ Ray Pepper page at Baseball-Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball". Durham, North Carolina: Baseball America, 1997

References