1934 Philadelphia Athletics season

The 1934 Philadelphia Athletics season involved the A's finishing 5th in the American League with a record of 78 wins and 82 losses.

1934 Philadelphia Athletics
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Owner(s)Connie Mack, Tom Shibe and John Shibe
Manager(s)Connie Mack
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Offseason

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
Detroit Tigers 101 53 .656 --
New York Yankees 94 60 .610 7
Cleveland Indians 85 69 .552 16
Boston Red Sox 76 76 .500 24
Philadelphia Athletics 68 82 .453 31
St. Louis Browns 67 85 .441 33
Washington Senators 66 86 .434 34
Chicago White Sox 53 99 .349 47

Record vs. opponents

1934 American League Records

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

Notable transactions

Roster

1934 Philadelphia Athletics
Roster
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 Charlie Berry 99 269 72 .268 0 34
1B Jimmie Foxx 150 539 180 .334 44 130
2B Rabbit Warstler 117 419 99 .236 1 36
3B Pinky Higgins 144 543 179 .330 16 90
SS Eric McNair 151 599 168 .280 17 82
OF Doc Cramer 153 649 202 .311 6 46
OF Bob Johnson 141 547 168 .307 34 92
OF Ed Coleman 101 329 92 .280 14 60

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
Dib Williams 66 205 56 .273 2 17
Bing Miller 81 177 43 .243 1 22
Ed Madjeski 8 8 3 .375 0 2

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
Johnny Marcum 37 232 14 11 4.50 92
Sugar Cain 36 230.2 9 17 4.41 66
Jack Wilson 2 9 0 1 12.00 2

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
Bill Dietrich 39 207.2 11 12 4.68 88
Joe Cascarella 42 194.1 12 15 4.68 71
Al Benton 32 155 7 9 4.88 58
George Caster 5 37 3 2 3.41 15
Whitey Wilshere 9 21.2 0 1 12.05 19

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
Bob Kline 20 6 2 1 6.35 14

References

  1. ^ a b Rip Radcliff page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Mickey Cochrane page at Baseball Reference
  3. ^ Lefty Grove page at Baseball Reference
  4. ^ Ed Madjeski page at Baseball-Reference
  5. ^ Wally Moses page at Baseball-Reference

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