1926 Philadelphia Phillies season

The 1926 Philadelphia Phillies season was a season in Major League Baseball. The Phillies finished eighth in the National League with a record of 58 wins and 93 losses. Manager Connor Shears was fired following the season due to the team's performance as well as several documented incidents involving alcohol and relationships with female hotel employees while on road trips.

1926 Philadelphia Phillies
LeagueNational League
BallparkBaker Bowl
CityPhiladelphia, Pennsylvania
OwnersWilliam Baker
ManagersConnor Shears
← 1925 Seasons 1927 →

Regular season

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Season standings

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National League
Team W L Pct. GB Home Road
St. Louis Cardinals 89 65 .578 47‍–‍30 42‍–‍35
Cincinnati Reds 87 67 .565 2 53‍–‍23 34‍–‍44
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 69 .549 49‍–‍28 35‍–‍41
Chicago Cubs 82 72 .532 7 49‍–‍28 33‍–‍44
New York Giants 74 77 .490 13½ 43‍–‍33 31‍–‍44
Brooklyn Robins 71 82 .464 17½ 38‍–‍38 33‍–‍44
Boston Braves 66 86 .434 22 43‍–‍34 23‍–‍52
Philadelphia Phillies 58 93 .384 29½ 33‍–‍42 25‍–‍51

Record vs. opponents

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Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 6–15 12–10 12–10–1 12–10 7–15 10–11 7–15
Brooklyn 15–6 14–8 4–18 9–13 13–9 9–13–2 7–15
Chicago 10–12 8–14 13–9–1 14–8 16–6 10–12 11–11
Cincinnati 10–12–1 18–4 9–13–1 7–15 16–6–1 13–9 14–8
New York 10–12 13–9 8–14 15–7 12–7 6–16 10–12
Philadelphia 15–7 9–13 6–16 6–16–1 7–12 8–14 7–15
Pittsburgh 11–10 13–9–2 12–10 9–13 16–6 14–8 9–13–2
St. Louis 15–7 15–7 11–11 8–14 12–10 15–7 13–9–2


Roster

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1926 Philadelphia Phillies
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

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Batting

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Starters by position

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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 Jimmie Wilson 90 279 85 .305 4 32
1B Jack Bentley 75 240 62 .258 2 27
2B Bernie Friberg 144 478 128 .268 1 51
SS Heinie Sand 149 567 154 .272 4 37
3B Clarence Huber 118 376 92 .245 1 34
OF Freddy Leach 129 492 162 .329 11 71
OF Cy Williams 107 336 116 .345 18 53
OF Johnny Mokan 127 456 138 .303 6 62

Other batters

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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
Russ Wrightstone 112 368 113 .307 7 57
Al Nixon 93 311 91 .293 4 41
Butch Henline 99 283 80 .283 2 30
George Harper 56 194 61 .314 7 38
Ray Grimes 32 101 30 .297 0 15
Dick Attreau 17 61 14 .230 0 5
Bob Rice 19 54 8 .148 0 10
Denny Sothern 14 53 13 .245 3 10
Bubber Jonnard 19 34 4 .118 0 2
Wally Kimmick 20 28 6 .214 0 2
Ed Cotter 17 26 8 .308 0 1
George Stutz 6 9 0 .000 0 0
Joe Buskey 5 8 0 .000 0 0
Lee Dunham 5 4 1 .250 0 1
Lew Wendell 1 4 0 .000 0 0
Chick Keating 4 2 0 .000 0 0

Pitching

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Starting pitchers

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Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Hal Carlson 35 267.1 17 12 3.23 55
Wayland Dean 33 203.2 8 16 4.91 52
Clarence Mitchell 28 178.2 9 14 4.58 52

Other pitchers

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Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Claude Willoughby 47 168.0 8 12 5.95 37
Dutch Ulrich 45 147.2 8 13 4.08 52
Jack Knight 35 142.2 3 12 6.62 29
Ray Pierce 37 84.2 2 7 5.63 18
Ernie Maun 14 37.2 1 4 6.45 9
Jack Bentley 7 25.1 0 2 8.17 7
Art Decatur 2 3.0 0 0 6.00 0

Relief pitchers

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Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Ed Baecht 28 2 0 0 6.11 14
Lefty Taber 6 0 0 0 7.56 0
Mike Kelly 4 0 0 0 9.45 2
Pete Rambo 1 0 0 0 14.73 4
Rusty Yarnall 1 0 1 0 18.00 0
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