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1916 Brooklyn Robins season

1916 Brooklyn Robins
1916 National League Champions
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Ebbets Field (since 1913)
  • Brooklyn, New York (since 1883)
  • Other information
    Owner(s) Charles Ebbets, Ed McKeever, Stephen McKeever
    Manager(s) Wilbert Robinson
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    The 1916 Brooklyn Robins won their first National League pennant in 16 years and advanced to the first World Series in franchise history, where they lost to Babe Ruth and the Boston Red Sox in five games.

    Offseason

    Regular season

    Season standings

    Template:MLB standings


    Notable transactions

    Roster

    1916 Brooklyn Robins
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders Manager

    Player stats

    Batting

    Starters by position

    Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; R = runs; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in; SB = Stolen bases

    Pos Player G AB R H Avg. HR RBI SB
    C Meyers, ChiefChief Meyers 80 239 21 59 .247 0 21 2
    1B Daubert, JakeJake Daubert 127 478 75 151 .316 3 33 21
    2B Cutshaw, GeorgeGeorge Cutshaw
    3B Mowrey, MikeMike Mowrey 144 495 57 121 .244 0 60 16
    SS Olson, IvyIvy Olson
    OF Wheat, ZackZack Wheat 149 568 76 177 .312 9 73 19
    OF Stengel, CaseyCasey Stengel
    OF Johnston, JimmyJimmy Johnston

    Other batters

    Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; R = runs; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in; SB = Stolen bases

    Player G AB R H Avg. HR RBI SB
    Myers, HyHy Myers
    Miller, OttoOtto Miller
    O'Mara, OllieOllie O'Mara
    McCarty, LewLew McCarty
    Getz, GusGus Getz
    Merkle, FredFred Merkle
    Hickman, JimJim Hickman 9 5 3 1 .200 0 0 1
    Smyth, RedRed Smyth
    Kelleher, JohnJohn Kelleher
    Miller, HackHack Miller
    Fabrique, BunnyBunny Fabrique
    Nixon, AlAl Nixon
    Wheat, MackMack Wheat
    Dede, ArtieArtie Dede

    Pitching

    Starting pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; CG = Complete games; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G GS CG IP W L ERA BB SO
    Pfeffer, JeffJeff Pfeffer
    Cheney, LarryLarry Cheney
    Coombs, JackJack Coombs

    Other pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; CG = Complete games; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G GS CG IP W L ERA BB SO
    Smith, SherrySherry Smith
    Marquard, RubeRube Marquard
    Dell, WheezerWheezer Dell
    Appleton, EdEd Appleton 14 3 2 47 1 2 3.06 18 14
    Rucker, NapNap Rucker

    Relief pitchers

    Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; BB = Bases on balls; SO = Strikeouts

    Player G IP W L SV ERA BB SO
    Mails, DusterDuster Mails
    Cadore, LeonLeon Cadore 1 6 0 0 0 4.50 0 2

    1916 World Series

    Main article: 1916 World Series

    Game 1

    October 7, 1916 at Braves Field in Boston, Massachusetts

    Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
    Brooklyn 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 4 5 10 4
    Boston 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 1 x 6 8 1
    W: Ernie Shore (1–0)  L: Rube Marquard (0–1) S: Carl Mays (1)

    Game 2

    October 9, 1916 at Braves Field in Boston, Massachusetts

    Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 R H E
    Brooklyn 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 2
    Boston 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 1
    W: Babe Ruth (1–0)  L: Sherry Smith (0–1)
    HR: BROHy Myers (1)

    Game 3

    October 10, 1916 at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, New York

    Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
    Boston 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 3 7 1
    Brooklyn 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 x 4 10 0
    W: Jack Coombs (1–0)  L: Carl Mays (0–1) S: Jeff Pfeffer (1)
    HR: BOSLarry Gardner (1)

    Game 4

    October 11, 1916 at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, New York

    Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
    Boston 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 6 10 1
    Brooklyn 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 4
    W: Dutch Leonard (1–0)  L: Rube Marquard (0–2)
    HR: BOSLarry Gardner (2)

    Game 5

    October 12, 1916 at Braves Field in Boston, Massachusetts

    Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
    Brooklyn 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 3
    Boston 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 x 4 7 2
    W: Ernie Shore (2–0)  L: Jeff Pfeffer (0–1)

    Awards and honors

    League top five finishers

    Larry Cheney

    • #2 in NL in strikeouts (166)

    Jake Daubert

    • #2 in NL in batting average (.316)
    • #4 in NL in on-base percentage (.371)

    Rube Marquard

    • #2 in NL in ERA (1.58)

    Jeff Pfeffer

    • #2 in NL in wins (25)
    • #2 in NL in complete games (30)

    Zach Wheat

    • Led NL in slugging percentage (.461)
    • #2 in NL in doubles (32)

    Notes

    References

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