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1938 Brooklyn Dodgers season

This article is about the baseball team. For the NFL team, see 1938 Brooklyn Dodgers (NFL) season.

1938 Brooklyn Dodgers
Major League affiliations
Location
  • Ebbets Field (since 1913)
  • Brooklyn, New York (since 1883)
  • Other information
    Owner(s) James & Dearie Mulvey
    Manager(s) Burleigh Grimes
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    The 1938 Brooklyn Dodgers season was their 55th season. The team finished with a record of 69–80, finishing in seventh place in the National League. The 1938 season saw Babe Ruth hired as the first base coach,[1] and lights installed by the team at Ebbets Field on June 15.[2]

    Offseason

    Regular season

    Season standings

    National League W L GB Pct.
    Chicago Cubs 89 63 -- .586
    Pittsburgh Pirates 86 64 2 .573
    New York Giants 83 67 5 .553
    Cincinnati Reds 82 68 6 .547
    Boston Bees 77 75 12 .507
    St. Louis Cardinals 71 80 17.5 .470
    Brooklyn Dodgers 69 80 18.5 .463
    Philadelphia Phillies 45 105 43 .300

    Notable transactions

    Roster

    1938 Brooklyn Dodgers
    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
    C Phelps, BabeBabe Phelps 66 208 54 .308 5 46
    1B Camilli, DolphDolph Camilli 146 509 128 .251 24 100
    2B Hudson, JohnnyJohnny Hudson 135 498 130 .261 2 37
    3B Lavagetto, CookieCookie Lavagetto 137 487 133 .273 6 79
    SS Durocher, LeoLeo Durocher 141 479 105 .219 1 56
    OF Koy, ErnieErnie Koy 142 521 156 .299 11 76
    OF Rosen, GoodyGoody Rosen
    OF Hassett, BuddyBuddy Hassett

    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
    Cuyler, KikiKiki Cuyler
    Campbell, GillyGilly Campbell
    Shea, MervMerv Shea
    Stainback, TuckTuck Stainback
    Coscarart, PetePete Coscarart
    English, WoodyWoody English
    Hockett, OrisOris Hockett
    Brack, GibbyGibby Brack
    Sington, FredFred Sington
    Manush, HeinieHeinie Manush
    Williams, WoodyWoody Williams
    Spencer, RoyRoy Spencer
    Rogers, PackyPacky Rogers
    Winsett, TomTom Winsett
    Chervinko, PaulPaul Chervinko
    George, GreekGreek George
    Hayworth, RayRay Hayworth
    Thomas, RayRay Thomas
    Haas, BertBert Haas

    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
    Hamlin, LukeLuke Hamlin
    Fitzsimmons, FreddieFreddie Fitzsimmons 27 202.2 11 8 3.02 38
    Mungo, VanVan Mungo
    Gaddy, JohnJohn Gaddy
    Nahem, SamSam Nahem

    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
    Pressnell, TotTot Pressnell
    Tamulis, VitoVito Tamulis
    Posedel, BillBill Posedel
    Frankhouse, FredFred Frankhouse 30 93.2 3 5 4.04 32
    Butcher, MaxMax Butcher 24 72.2 5 4 6.56 21
    Rogers, LeeLee Rogers
    Hoyt, WaiteWaite Hoyt
    Winford, JimJim Winford

    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
    Marrow, BuckBuck Marrow
    LaMaster, WayneWayne LaMaster
    Potter, DykesDykes Potter

    Awards and honors

    Farm system

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    LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Elmira, Pensacola, Superior

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