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1931 Major League Baseball season

This article is about the 1931 Major League Baseball season only. For information on all of baseball, see 1931 in baseball.

The 1931 Major League Baseball season.

MLB statistical leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Al Simmons PHA .390 Chick Hafey STL .349
HR Lou Gehrig NYY
Babe Ruth NYY
46 Chuck Klein PHI 31
RBI Lou Gehrig NYY 184 Chuck Klein PHI 121
Wins Lefty Grove PHA 31 Jumbo Elliott PHI
Bill Hallahan STL
Heinie Meine PIT
19
ERA Lefty Grove PHA 2.06 Bill Walker NYG 2.26
SO Lefty Grove PHA 175 Bill Hallahan STL 159
SV Wilcy Moore BOS 10 Jack Quinn BRO 15
SB Ben Chapman NYY 61 Frankie Frisch STL 28

Events

  • July 12 - the Chicago Cubs-St Louis doubleheader has 33 doubles. Due to the large crowd spilling onto the field, any ball hit into them is a ground-rule double.[1]
  • August 29 - Facing Cincinnati Reds pitcher Si Johnson in his first at bat in the major leagues, Chicago Cubs player Billy Herman hits Johnson's pitch, which ricochets of the back of home plate and hits Herman in the head, knocking him out[2]


References


External links

  • 1931 season at Baseball-reference.com


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