1915 Cleveland Indians season

The 1915 Cleveland Indians season was a season in American baseball. The team finished seventh in the American League with a record of 57–95, 44½ games behind the Boston Red Sox.

1915 Cleveland Indians
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s)Charles Somers
Manager(s)Joe Birmingham, Lee Fohl
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Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Boston Red Sox 101 50 0.669 55–20 46–30
Detroit Tigers 100 54 0.649 51–26 49–28
Chicago White Sox 93 61 0.604 54–24 39–37
Washington Senators 85 68 0.556 17 50–29 35–39
New York Yankees 69 83 0.454 32½ 37–43 32–40
St. Louis Browns 63 91 0.409 39½ 35–38 28–53
Cleveland Indians 57 95 0.375 44½ 27–50 30–45
Philadelphia Athletics 43 109 0.283 58½ 19–53 24–56

Record vs. opponents

1915 American League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS CWS CLE DET NYY PHI STL WSH
Boston 12–10 16–4 14–8 10–12 17–5–1 17–5–2 15–6–1
Chicago 10–12 16–6 7–15 15–7 19–3 18–4 8–14–1
Cleveland 4–16 6–16 5–17 9–13–1 15–7–1 12–10 6–16
Detroit 8–14 15–7 17–5 17–5 17–5 13–9–2 13–9
New York 12–10 7–15 13–9–1 5–17 11–9 12–10–1 9–13
Philadelphia 5–17–1 3–19 7–15–1 5–17 9–11 6–16 8–14
St. Louis 5–17–2 4–18 10–12 9–13–2 10–12–1 16–6 9–13
Washington 6–15–1 14–8–1 16–6 9–13 13–9 14–8 13–9

Roster

1915 Cleveland Indians
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other positions

Manager

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
SS Ray Chapman 154 570 154 .270 3 67
OF Elmer Smith 144 476 118 .248 3 67

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
Joe Jackson 83 303 99 .327 3 45

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

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
Abe Bowman 2 1.1 0 1 20.25 0

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

References

  1. ^ Nap Lajoie page at Baseball Reference
Clarence Garrett

Clarence Raymond Garrett (March 6, 1891 – February 11, 1977) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for one season. Nicknamed "Laz", he pitched four games for the Cleveland Indians during the 1915 Cleveland Indians season. He went to school at West Liberty State College.

Herbert Hill (baseball)

Herbert Lee Hill (August 19, 1891 – September 1, 1970) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who played for one season. He pitched in one game for the Cleveland Indians on July 17 during the 1915 Cleveland Indians season, pitching two innings.

Howie Haworth

Homer Howard Haworth (August 27, 1893 – January 28, 1953) was a Major League Baseball catcher who played for one season. He played seven games for the Cleveland Indians during the 1915 Cleveland Indians season.

Oscar Harstad

Oscar Theander Harstad (May 24, 1892 – November 14, 1985) was a Major League Baseball pitcher who appeared in 32 games for the Cleveland Indians during the 1915 Cleveland Indians season. After his baseball career, "Theander" as he was called by his family and friends, became a dentist serving the Milton-Freewater, Oregon, community for over 50 years.He was born in Parkland, Washington and died in Corvallis, Oregon, at age 93. He was the son of Bjug Harstad, founder of Pacific Lutheran University. He was buried at Oaklawn Cemetery in Corvallis.

Tex Hoffman

Edward Adolph Hoffman (November 30, 1893 – May 19, 1947) was a Major League Baseball third baseman who played for one season. He played in nine games for the Cleveland Indians during the 1915 Cleveland Indians season. His minor league career lasted through 1935, after which he managed in the minor leagues from 1935–1937 for the Tallahassee, Florida team in the Georgia–Florida League.

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