1932 St. Louis Browns season

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1932 St. Louis Browns
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 63–91 (.409)
League place 6th
Other information
Owner(s) Phil Ball
Manager(s) Bill Killefer
Local radio KMOX
(France Laux)
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The 1932 St. Louis Browns season involved the Browns finishing 6th in the American League with a record of 63 wins and 91 losses.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 107 47 .695 --
Philadelphia Athletics 94 60 .610 13
Washington Senators 93 61 .603 14
Cleveland Indians 87 65 .572 19
Detroit Tigers 76 75 .503 29½
St. Louis Browns 63 91 .409 44
Chicago White Sox 49 102 .325 56½
Boston Red Sox 43 111 .279 64

Record vs. opponents[edit]

1932 American League Records

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


Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1932 St. Louis Browns
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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
1B Jack Burns 150 617 188 .305 11 70
OF Bruce Campbell 139 593 169 .285 14 85

Other batters[edit]

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
Tom Jenkins 25 62 20 .323 0 5
Red Kress 14 52 9 .173 2 9
Jim McLaughlin 1 1 0 .000 0 1

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
George Blaeholder 42 258.1 14 14 4.70 80
Bump Hadley 40 229.2 13 20 5.53 132

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Sam Gray 52 206.2 7 12 4.53 79
Carl Fischer 24 97 3 7 5.57 35
Dick Coffman 9 61 5 3 3.10 14

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Chad Kimsey 33 4 2 3 4.02 13
Bob Cooney 23 1 2 1 6.97 23

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
A Wichita Falls Spudders/Longview Cannibals Texas League Hank Severeid
C Fort Smith Twins/Muskogee Chiefs Western Association Jerry Mallett and Runt Marr
D Rock Island Islanders Mississippi Valley League George Young and Riley Parker

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Rock Island

Wichita Falls transferred to Longview and renamed, May 20; Fort Smith franchise transferred to Muskogee and renamed, July 1, 1932[3]

Notes[edit]

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

References[edit]