1924 New York Yankees season

The 1924 New York Yankees season was the team's 22nd season in New York and its 24th overall. The team finished with a record of 89–63, finishing 2 games behind the Washington Senators. New York was managed by Miller Huggins. The Yankees played their home games at Yankee Stadium.

1924 New York Yankees
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Owner(s)Jacob Ruppert
General manager(s)Ed Barrow
Manager(s)Miller Huggins
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Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Washington Senators 92 62 0.597 47–30 45–32
New York Yankees 89 63 0.586 2 45–32 44–31
Detroit Tigers 86 68 0.558 6 45–33 41–35
St. Louis Browns 74 78 0.487 17 41–36 33–42
Philadelphia Athletics 71 81 0.467 20 36–39 35–42
Cleveland Indians 67 86 0.438 24½ 37–38 30–48
Boston Red Sox 67 87 0.435 25 41–36 26–51
Chicago White Sox 66 87 0.431 25½ 37–39 29–48

Record vs. opponents

1924 American League Records

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

Roster

1924 New York Yankees
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Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

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
C Wally Schang 114 356 104 .292 5 51
1B Wally Pipp 153 589 174 .295 9 110
2B Aaron Ward 120 400 101 .253 8 66
3B Joe Dugan 148 610 184 .302 3 54
SS Everett Scott 153 548 137 .250 4 59
OF Bob Meusel 143 630 188 .325 12 124
OF Whitey Witt 147 600 178 .297 1 38
OF Babe Ruth 153 529 200 .378 46 124

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
Fred Hofmann 62 166 29 .175 1 11
Ernie Johnson 64 119 42 .353 3 12
Harvey Hendrick 40 76 20 .263 1 11
Mike McNally 49 69 17 .246 0 2
Earl Combs 24 35 14 .400 0 2
Shags Horan 22 31 9 .290 0 7
Benny Bengough 11 16 5 .313 0 3
Lou Gehrig 10 12 6 .500 0 5
Ben Paschal 4 12 3 .250 0 3
Chick Autry 1 0 0 ---- 0 0
Mack Hillis 1 1 0 .000 0 0

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
Herb Pennock 40 286.1 21 9 2.83 101
Joe Bush 39 252 17 16 3.57 80
Waite Hoyt 46 247 18 13 3.79 71
Bob Shawkey 38 207.2 16 11 4.12 114
Sad Sam Jones 36 178.2 9 6 3.63 53

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
Cliff Markle 7 23.1 0 3 8.87 7
Walter Beall 4 23 2 0 3.52 18

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
Milt Gaston 29 5 3 1 4.50 24
Al Mamaux 14 1 1 0 5.68 12
George Pipgras 9 0 1 1 9.98 4
Ben Shields 2 0 0 0 27.00 3
Oscar Roettger 1 0 0 0 0

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