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1929 PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  104-46   .693
Result:   1st in American League
Manager(s):  Connie Mack
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Shibe Park
Attendance:  839,176
Playoffs: Season in progress

Philadelphia Athletics affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jack Quinn (45)
Youngest Player:  Eric McNair (20)
Longest Tenure:  Cy Perkins (14)
Top Hitter:  Jimmie Foxx (3)
Top Pitcher:  Lefty Grove (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  87.04%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Philadelphia10446.693--
NY Yankees8866.57118.0
Cleveland8171.53324.0
St. Louis7973.52026.0
Washington7181.46734.0
Detroit7084.45536.0
Chi White Sox5993.38846.0
Boston5896.37748.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Al Simmonsof1027-MLB14358111421241934157423138116 .365.000.6421000373--
-Mule Haasof925-MLB1395781151814191682043438440 .313.000.4980288--
-Bing Millerof1834-MLB1475568418432168932494025413 .331.000.4890272--
-Jimmie Foxx1b321UDFA: 1945MLB149517123183239331189710370216 .354.000.6251000323--
-Mickey Cochranec2026-MLB13551411317037879576698221 .331.000.4750244--
-Max Bishop2b2829-MLB1294751021101963361412844310 .232.000.3160150--
-Jimmy Dykes3b-2b3732-MLB119401761313461379835125717 .327.000.5391000216--
-Sammy Hale3b4532-MLB10137951105143140621218223 .277.000.3380128--
-Joe Boleyss-32-MLB91303367617624710241627 .251.000.3660111--
-Rube Walbergp-32-MLB401031123201110031706 .223.000.272028--
-Lefty Grovep-29-MLB421021322301150063308 .216.000.275028--
-George Earnshawp-29-MLB44876152011000221110 .172.000.230020--
-Homer Summaof-30-MLB3781122240010112114 .272.000.321026--
-Cy Perkinsc-33-MLB38764164009005403 .211.000.263020--
-Jack Quinnp-45-MLB35602820030002004 .133.000.167010--
-Jim Cronin2b-ss-23-MLB25567132104005702 .232.000.304017--
-Ossie Orwollp-28-MLB305161321060021100 .255.000.333017--
-George Burns1b-36-MLB294951350111102301 .265.000.429021--
-Walter Frenchof-29-MLB45457121019002302 .267.000.356016--
-Bill Shoresp-25-MLB39405500000061606 .125.000.12505--
-Eddie Rommelp-31-MLB3239281004002704 .205.000.23109--
-Bud Morse2b-24-MLB827120000000200 .074.000.07402--
-Howard Ehmkep-35-MLB1119021000000200 .105.000.15803--
-Bevo LeBourveauof-34-MLB1216150102015101 .312.000.43707--
-Carroll Yerkesp-26-MLB1910100000000400 .000.000.00000--
-Eric McNairss-2b-20-MLB48241003100000 .500.000.62510005--
-Eddie Collins2b-42-MLB97000000002000 .000.000.00000--
-Cloy Mattoxc-26-MLB36010000001100 .167.000.16701--
-Doc Cramerof-23-MLB26000000000200 .000.000.00000--
-Rudy Miller3b-28-MLB24110001003000 .250.000.25001--
-Bill Breckinridgep-21-MLB34000000000100 .000.000.00000--
-Joe Hasslerss-24-MLB44100000000200 .000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
-Lefty Grove129-MLB2062.81423719254275.127810486881170801.309.090.262.655.560.48----
-Rube Walberg432-MLB18113.60403320364267.2256115107229994401.338.610.743.333.161.05----
-George Earnshaw329-MLB2483.29443313351254.2233110938125149801.418.230.284.425.270.84----
-Jack Quinn3045-MLB1193.9735187092161.0182877183941311.3710.170.452.182.290.95----
-Bill Shores1525-MLB1163.60391351197152.2150716195949101.378.840.533.482.891.20----
-Eddie Rommel3531-MLB1222.8532640164113.21355236103425111.4910.690.792.691.981.36----
-Howard Ehmke-35-MLB723.29118203054.248242021520101.157.900.332.473.290.75----
-Carroll Yerkes-26-MLB104.581920010137.147201901311001.6111.330.003.132.651.18----
-Ossie Orwoll-28-MLB024.80120007130.03223166612001.279.601.801.803.600.50----
-Bill Breckinridge-21-MLB008.1031001010.0101090162202.609.000.0014.401.808.00----
Totals: (32 players)104463.4415015070980241,35713716165181224875732821.539.090.483.233.800.85-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Mickey CochraneC13565977139.9830.00 
Cy PerkinsC38851511.9900.00 
Cloy MattoxC35210.8750.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jimmie Foxx1B142122674698.9950.00 
George Burns1B19995091.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Max Bishop2B1293013712158.9700.00 
Jimmy Dykes2B12244314.9850.00 
Jim Cronin2B10183827.9660.00 
Bud Morse2B8172213.9750.00 
Sammy Hale2B141011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Sammy Hale3B99901711213.9560.00 
Jimmy Dykes3B486079119.9270.00 
Jimmie Foxx3B871712.9600.00 
Jim Cronin3B423001.0000.00 
Rudy Miller3B23320.7500.00 
Joe Boley3B110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe BoleySS881612291550.9630.00 
Jimmy DykesSS601191512127.9280.00 
Jim CroninSS991224.9130.00 
Eric McNairSS465001.0000.00 
Joe HasslerSS21220.6000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bing MillerOF14531110104.9700.00 
Al SimmonsOF1423491942.9890.00 
Mule HaasOF1393731072.9820.00 
Homer SummaOF2448110.9800.00 
Walter FrenchOF1080001.0000.00 
Ossie OrwollOF9180001.0000.00 
Bevo LeBourveauOF380001.0000.00 
Doc CramerOF160001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George EarnshawP44254123861.8931.77 
Lefty GroveP4227534120.9571.44 
Rube WalbergP402671149011.0002.02 
Bill ShoresP3915272832.9212.07 
Jack QuinnP3516133811.9762.29 
Eddie RommelP3211392613.9722.78 
Carroll YerkesP1937318031.0005.09 
Ossie OrwollP123006011.0001.80 
Howard EhmkeP115471010.9442.82 
Bill BreckinridgeP3100000.0000.00 


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