The following are the baseball events of the year 1949 throughout the world.

List of years in baseball

Champions

Major League Baseball

Caribbean leagues

Caribbean World Series

Other champions

Winter Leagues

Awards and honors

MLB statistical leaders

American League National League
AVG George Kell DET .343 Jackie Robinson BKN .342
HR Ted Williams BSR 43 Ralph Kiner PIT 54
RBI Ted Williams BSR &
Vern Stephens BSR
159 Ralph Kiner PIT 127
Wins Mel Parnell BSR 25 Warren Spahn BSB 21
ERA Mike Garcia CLE 2.36 Dave Koslo NYG 2.50
Ks Virgil Trucks DET 153 Warren Spahn BSB 151

Major league baseball final standings

American League final standings

American League
Rank Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
1st New York Yankees 97   57 .630    --
2nd Boston Red Sox 96   58 .623   1.0
3rd Cleveland Indians 89   65 .578   8.0
4th Detroit Tigers 87   67 .565 10.0
5th Philadelphia Athletics 81   73 .526 16.0
6th Chicago White Sox 63   91 .409 34.0
7th St. Louis Browns 53 101 .344 44.0
8th Washington Senators 50 104 .325 47.0

National League final standings

National League
Rank Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
1st Brooklyn Dodgers 97   57 .630    --
2nd St. Louis Cardinals 96   58 .623   1.0
3rd Philadelphia Phillies 81   73 .526 16.0
4th Boston Braves 75   79 .487 22.0
5th New York Giants 73   81 .474 24.0
6th Pittsburgh Pirates 71   83 .461 26.0
7th Cincinnati Reds 62   92 .403 35.0
8th Chicago Cubs 61   93 .396 36.0

Events

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Movies

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

Sources

  1. ^ Eric McNair regarded as key player in 1943 fortunes of Indians. The Indianapolis News. Article published on April 24, 1943. Retrieved on February 2, 2018.
  2. ^ The talent and the temper of Oliver Marcelle. Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum website. Retrieved on February 3, 2018.
  3. ^ Buck Freeman biography. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on February 3, 2018,
  4. ^ A thorough account of pitchers who have started both games of a doubleheader in the major leagues. The J.G. Preston Experience. Retrieved on February 5, 2018.
  5. ^ 1916 World Series Game 2 – Brooklyn Robins at Boston Red Sox. Box score and history. Baseball Reference. Retrieved on February 5, 2018.
  6. ^ Eddie Kolb. Article written by Peter Morris. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on June 3, 2019.
  7. ^ Frank Schulte. Article written by Scott Turner. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on June 3, 2019.
  8. ^ Dick Rudolph. Article written by Dick Leyden. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on June 3, 2019.
  9. ^ John Malarkey. Article written by David Nemec. SABR Biography Project. Retrieved on May 4, 2019.