1914 Major League Baseball season

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1914 MLB season
League Major League Baseball
Sport Baseball
Duration April 13 – October 13, 1914
Pennant Winners
AL champions Philadelphia Athletics
  AL runners-up Boston Red Sox
NL champions Boston Braves
  NL runners-up New York Giants
World Series
Champions Boston Braves
  Runners-up Philadelphia Athletics
MLB seasons

The 1914 Major League Baseball season.

Awards and honors[edit]

Statistical leaders[edit]

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Ty Cobb DET .368 Jake Daubert BRO .329
HR Home Run Baker PHA 9 Gavvy Cravath PHI 19
RBI Sam Crawford DET 104 Sherry Magee PHI 103
Wins Walter Johnson WSH 28 Pete Alexander PHI 27
ERA Dutch Leonard BOS 0.96 Bill Doak STL 1.72
SO Walter Johnson WSH 225 Pete Alexander PHI 214
SV Roy Mitchell SLB
Red Faber CHW
Jack Bentley WSH
Jim Shaw WSH
4 Slim Sallee STL
Red Ames CIN
6
SB Fritz Maisel NYY 74 George Burns NYG 62

Major league baseball final standings[edit]

American League final standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Philadelphia Athletics 99 53 0.651 51–24 48–29
Boston Red Sox 91 62 0.595 44–31 47–31
Washington Senators 81 73 0.526 19 40–33 41–40
Detroit Tigers 80 73 0.523 19½ 42–35 38–38
St. Louis Browns 71 82 0.464 28½ 42–36 29–46
Chicago White Sox 70 84 0.455 30 43–37 27–47
New York Yankees 70 84 0.455 30 36–40 34–44
Cleveland Naps 51 102 0.333 48½ 32–47 19–55


National League final standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Braves 94 59 0.614 51–25 43–34
New York Giants 84 70 0.545 10½ 43–36 41–34
St. Louis Cardinals 81 72 0.529 13 42–34 39–38
Chicago Cubs 78 76 0.506 16½ 46–30 32–46
Brooklyn Robins 75 79 0.487 19½ 45–34 30–45
Philadelphia Phillies 74 80 0.481 20½ 48–30 26–50
Pittsburgh Pirates 69 85 0.448 25½ 39–36 30–49
Cincinnati Reds 60 94 0.390 34½ 34–42 26–52


1914 World Series[edit]

Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Boston Braves – 7, Philadelphia Athletics – 1 October 9 Shibe Park 20,562
2 Boston Braves – 1, Philadelphia Athletics – 0 October 10 Shibe Park 20,562
3 Philadelphia Athletics – 4, Boston Braves – 5 (12 innings) October 12 Fenway Park 35,520
4 Philadelphia Athletics – 1, Boston Braves – 3 October 13 Fenway Park 34,365

Managers[edit]

American League[edit]

Team Manager Comments
Boston Red Sox Bill Carrigan
Chicago White Sox Nixey Callahan
Cleveland Naps Joe Birmingham
Detroit Tigers Hughie Jennings
New York Yankees Frank Chance and Roger Peckinpaugh
Philadelphia Athletics Connie Mack
St. Louis Browns Branch Rickey
Washington Senators Clark Griffith

National League[edit]

Team Manager Comments
Boston Braves George Stallings
Brooklyn Robins Wilbert Robinson
Chicago Cubs Hank O'Day
Cincinnati Reds Buck Herzog
New York Giants John McGraw
Philadelphia Phillies Red Dooin
Pittsburgh Pirates Fred Clarke
St. Louis Cardinals Miller Huggins

Federal League[edit]

Team Manager Comments
Baltimore Terrapins Otto Knabe
Brooklyn Tip-Tops Bill Bradley
Buffalo Buffeds Larry Schlafly
Chicago Federals Joe Tinker
Indianapolis Hoosiers Bill Phillips
Kansas City Packers George Stovall
Pittsburgh Rebels Doc Gessler and Rebel Oakes
St. Louis Terriers Mordecai Brown and Fielder Jones

Events[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pellowski, Michael J (2007). The Little Giant Book of Baseball Facts. United States: Sterling Publishing Co. p. 352. ISBN 9781402742736. 

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