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1928 St. Louis Cardinals season

1928 St. Louis Cardinals
1928 National League Champions
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Sportsman's Park (since 1920)
  • St. Louis, Missouri (since 1882)
  • Results
    Record 95–59 (.617)
    League place 1st
    Other information
    Owner(s) Sam Breadon
    Manager(s) Bill McKechnie
    Local radio KMOX, KWK, WIL
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    The 1928 St. Louis Cardinals season was the team's 37th season in St. Louis, Missouri and the 37th season in the National League. The Cardinals went 95–59 during the season and finished first in the National League. In the World Series, they were swept by the New York Yankees.

    Offseason

    Regular season

    First baseman Jim Bottomley won the MVP Award this year, batting .414, with 29 home runs and 130 RBIs.

    Season standings

    National League W L GB Pct.
    St. Louis Cardinals 95 59 -- .617
    New York Giants 93 61 2 .604
    Chicago Cubs 91 63 4 .591
    Pittsburgh Pirates 85 67 9 .559
    Cincinnati Reds 78 74 16 .513
    Brooklyn Robins 77 76 17.5 .503
    Boston Braves 50 103 44.5 .327
    Philadelphia Phillies 43 109 51 .283

    Roster

    1928 St. Louis Cardinals
    Roster
    Pitchers Catchers

    Infielders

    Outfielders

    Other batters

    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
    1B Bottomley, JimJim Bottomley 149 576 187 .325 31 136
    2B Frisch, FrankieFrankie Frisch 141 547 164 .300 10 86
    OF Harper, GeorgeGeorge Harper 99 272 83 .305 17 58

    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
    Smith, EarlEarl Smith 24 58 13 .224 0 7

    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
    Alexander, PetePete Alexander 34 243.2 16 9 3.36 59

    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
    Frankhouse, FredFred Frankhouse 21 84 3 2 3.96 29

    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
    Haid, HalHal Haid 27 2 2 5 2.30 21
    Littlejohn, CarlisleCarlisle Littlejohn 12 2 1 0 3.66 6

    1928 World Series

    Main article: 1928 World Series
    Game Date Visitor Score Home Score Record

    (NYY-STL)

    Attendance
    1 October 4 St. Louis Cardinals 1 New York Yankees 4 1–0 61,425
    2 October 5 St. Louis Cardinals 3 New York Yankees 9 2–0 60,714
    3 October 7 New York Yankees 7 St. Louis Cardinals 3 3–0 39,602
    4 October 9 New York Yankees 7 St. Louis Cardinals 3 4–0 37,331
    New York Yankees win 4–0

    Farm system

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    Level Team League Manager

    LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Rochester, Houston[2]

    References

    1. ^ Frank Gibson page at Baseball Reference
    2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

    External links


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