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1914 Detroit Tigers season

 

1914 Detroit Tigers season

1914 Detroit Tigers
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Owner(s) Frank Navin
Manager(s) Hughie Jennings
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The 1914 Detroit Tigers season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Detroit Tigers finishing fourth in the American League.

Ty Cobb won another batting title with a .368 average. Sam Crawford led the league in RBI and was second in MVP voting.

Contents

  • Regular season 1
    • Season standings 1.1
    • Roster 1.2
  • Player stats 2
    • Batting 2.1
      • Starters by position 2.1.1
      • Other batters 2.1.2
    • Pitching 2.2
      • Starting pitchers 2.2.1
      • Other pitchers 2.2.2
  • Awards and honors 3
    • League top five finishers 3.1
  • References 4

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Philadelphia Athletics 99 53 0.651 51–24 48–29
Boston Red Sox 91 62 0.595 44–31 47–31
Washington Senators 81 73 0.526 19 40–33 41–40
Detroit Tigers 80 73 0.523 19½ 42–35 38–38
St. Louis Browns 71 82 0.464 28½ 42–36 29–46
Chicago White Sox 70 84 0.455 30 43–37 27–47
New York Yankees 70 84 0.455 30 36–40 34–44
Cleveland Naps 51 102 0.333 48½ 32–47 19–55


Roster

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 Stanage, OscarOscar Stanage 122 400 77 .193 0 25
1B Burns, GeorgeGeorge Burns 137 478 129 .291 5 57
2B Kavanagh, MartyMarty Kavanagh 128 439 109 .248 4 35
3B Moriarty, GeorgeGeorge Moriarty 132 465 118 .254 1 40
SS Bush, DonieDonie Bush 157 596 150 .252 0 32
OF Crawford, SamSam Crawford 157 582 183 .314 8 104
OF Cobb, TyTy Cobb 98 345 127 .368 2 57
OF Veach, BobbyBobby Veach 149 531 146 .275 1 72

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
Heilmann, HarryHarry Heilmann 69 182 41 .225 2 18
McMullin, FredFred McMullin 1 1 0 .000 0 0
Gainer, DelDel Gainer 1 0 0 ---- 0 0

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
Coveleski, HarryHarry Coveleski 44 303.1 22 12 2.49 124
Dauss, HooksHooks Dauss 45 302 18 15 2.86 150
Dubuc, JeanJean Dubuc 36 224 13 14 3.46 70
Williams, LeftyLefty Williams 1 1 0 1 0.00 0

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
Cavet, PugPug Cavet 31 151.1 7 7 2.44 51
Main, AlexAlex Main 32 138.1 6 6 2.67 55
Hall, MarcMarc Hall 25 90.1 4 6 2.69 18
Boehler, GeorgeGeorge Boehler 18 63 2 3 3.57 37
Williams, JohnnieJohnnie Williams 4 11.1 0 2 6.35 4
McCreery, EdEd McCreery 3 4 1 0 11.25 1

Awards and honors

League top five finishers

Donie Bush

  • #4 in AL in runs scored (97)

Ty Cobb

  • MLB leader in on-base percentage (.466)
  • AL leader in batting average (.368)
  • AL leader in slugging percentage (.513)

Harry Coveleski

  • #2 in AL in wins (22)

Sam Crawford

  • AL leader in RBI (104)
  • #3 in AL in slugging percentage (.483)

References

  • 1914 Detroit Tigers season at Baseball Reference
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