1926 Major League Baseball season

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1926 MLB season
League Major League Baseball
Sport Baseball
Duration April 13 – October 10, 1926
Regular Season
League Postseason
AL champions New York Yankees
NL champions St. Louis Cardinals
World Series
Champions St. Louis Cardinals
  Runners-up New York Yankees
MLB seasons

The 1926 Major League Baseball season.

Awards and honors[edit]

Statistical leaders[edit]

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Heinie Manush DET .378 Bubbles Hargrave CIN .353
HR Babe Ruth NYY 47 Hack Wilson CHC 21
RBI Babe Ruth NYY 146 Jim Bottomley STL 120
Wins George Uhle CLE 27 Ray Kremer PIT
Lee Meadows PIT
Flint Rhem STL
Pete Donohue CIN
20
ERA Lefty Grove PHA 2.51 Ray Kremer PIT 2.61
SO Lefty Grove PHA 194 Dazzy Vance BRO 140
SV Firpo Marberry WSH 22 Chick Davies NYG 6
SB Johnny Mostil CHW 35 Kiki Cuyler PIT 35

Major league baseball final standings[edit]

American League final standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
New York Yankees 91 63 0.591 50–25 41–38
Cleveland Indians 88 66 0.571 3 49–31 39–35
Philadelphia Athletics 83 67 0.553 6 44–27 39–40
Washington Senators 81 69 0.540 8 42–30 39–39
Chicago White Sox 81 72 0.529 47–31 34–41
Detroit Tigers 79 75 0.513 12 39–41 40–34
St. Louis Browns 62 92 0.403 29 40–39 22–53
Boston Red Sox 46 107 0.301 44½ 25–51 21–56


National League final standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 89 65 0.578 47–30 42–35
Cincinnati Reds 87 67 0.565 2 53–23 34–44
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 69 0.549 49–28 35–41
Chicago Cubs 82 72 0.532 7 49–28 33–44
New York Giants 74 77 0.490 13½ 43–33 31–44
Brooklyn Robins 71 82 0.464 17½ 38–38 33–44
Boston Braves 66 86 0.434 22 43–34 23–52
Philadelphia Phillies 58 93 0.384 29½ 33–42 25–51


Managers[edit]

American League[edit]

Team Manager Comments
Boston Red Sox Lee Fohl
Chicago White Sox Eddie Collins
Cleveland Indians Tris Speaker
Detroit Tigers Ty Cobb
New York Yankees Miller Huggins
Philadelphia Athletics Connie Mack
St. Louis Browns George Sisler
Washington Senators Bucky Harris

National League[edit]

Team Manager Comments
Boston Braves Dave Bancroft
Brooklyn Robins Wilbert Robinson
Chicago Cubs Joe McCarthy
Cincinnati Reds Jack Hendricks
New York Giants John McGraw
Philadelphia Phillies Art Fletcher
Pittsburgh Pirates Bill McKechnie
St. Louis Cardinals Rogers Hornsby

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