LEAGUE NEWS
Thursday, 9/28/1917
Tuesday 1/31/1917 :
Frank Arellanes retires ...
Babe Adams retires ...
Jap Barbeau retires ...
Andy Bruckmiller retires ...
Frank Barberich retires ...
Sam Crawford retires ...
Bill Carrigan retires ...
Jack Coombs retires ...
Gavvy Cravath retires ...
Fred Carisch retires ...
Gene Ford retires ...
Sam Frock retires ...
Davy Jones retires ...
Oscar Jones retires ...
Harry Kane retires ...
Fred Olmstead retires ...
Henry Krug retires ...
Louis Leroy retires ...
Frank Lange retires ...
Homer Smoot retires ...
Bris Lord retires ...
Tom O'hara retires ...
Bud Sharpe retires ...
Ira Thomas retires ...
Nap Rucker retires ...
Kirby White retires ...
Ossie Vitt retires ...
NYA: Jack Quinn retires ...
NYA: Jim Doyle retires ...
NYA: Bill Abstein retires ...
NYA: Walt Miller retires ...
SLA: Harry Curtis retires ...
SLA: Andy Coakley retires ...
SLA: Frank Delahanty retires ...
DET: Noodles Hahn retires ...
DET: Josh Swindell retires ...
DET: Harry Pattee retires ...
DET: Dave Rowan retires ...
BOS: Oscar Westerberg retires ...
BOS: Carl Vandagrift retires ...
CHA: George Gibson retires ...
CHA: Dick Bayless retires ...
PHA: Harry Ables retires ...
PHA: George Jackson retires ...
CLE: Bruce Petway retires ...
CIN: Conny Mcgeehan retires ...
CIN: Bill Brinker retires ...
CIN: Syd Smith retires ...
PIT: Shag Shaughnessy retires ...
BSN: Elmer Brown retires ...
BSN: Bob Ingersoll retires ...
PHI: Jim Kane retires ...
PHI: Bill Ludwig retires ...
PHI: Bert Daniels retires ...
BRO: Roy Witherup retires ...
BRO: Joe Burg retires ...
BRO: Ralph Edwards retires ...
SLN: Harl Maggert retires ...
SLN: Oscar Stanage retires ...
SLN: Ed Barry retires ...
SLN: Walt Justis retires ...
CHN: Walter Moser retires ...
CHN: Rip Williams retires ...
NYG: Rube Manning retires ...
NYG: Solly Hofman retires ...
St. Louis (A) gets $5,000,000 through revenue sharing.
NYA: Fan loyalty increases to Good!
New York (A) : Team market falls to Below Average.
WAS: Fan loyalty increases to Poor!
PIT: Fan loyalty drops to Fair...
BRO: Fan loyalty increases to Good!
NYA:Tex Pruiett gets a new one-year contract worth $440,000 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Wally Schang gets a new one-year contract worth $3,233,571 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Jimmy Walsh gets a new one-year contract worth $492,857 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Del Pratt gets a new one-year contract worth $2,928,571 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Jack Graney gets a new one-year contract worth $1,828,571 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Duffy Lewis gets a new one-year contract worth $1,375,714 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Joe Ohl gets a new one-year contract worth $612,857 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Ray Keating gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Ivey Wingo gets a new one-year contract worth $2,080,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Cy Williams gets a new one-year contract worth $3,828,571 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Pete Alexander gets a new one-year contract worth $4,178,571 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Roger Peckinpaugh gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Hank Robinson gets a new one-year contract worth $1,335,714 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Mike Mowrey gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Art Griggs gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Pat Ragan gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Bill Cooney gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
DET:Lou Manske gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
DET:Bobby Veach gets a new one-year contract worth $3,300,000 through salary arbitration.
DET:Bubbles Hargrave gets a new one-year contract worth $1,705,000 through salary arbitration.
DET:Lee Dashner gets a new one-year contract worth $687,857 through salary arbitration.
DET:Ben Taylor gets a new one-year contract worth $414,286 through salary arbitration.
DET:Russ Ford gets a new one-year contract worth $3,957,143 through salary arbitration.
DET:Les Backman gets a new one-year contract worth $3,328,571 through salary arbitration.
DET:Gus Fisher gets a new one-year contract worth $685,714 through salary arbitration.
DET:Wally Mattick gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
DET:Wally Rehg gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Reb Russell gets a new one-year contract worth $3,664,286 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Ed Mcdonald gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Bill Kenworthy gets a new one-year contract worth $492,857 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Ed Sweeney gets a new one-year contract worth $1,700,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Boardwalk Brown gets a new one-year contract worth $611,429 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Nick Cullop gets a new one-year contract worth $3,371,429 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Ernie Johnson gets a new one-year contract worth $1,892,857 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Gene Packard gets a new one-year contract worth $400,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Hub Northen gets a new one-year contract worth $591,429 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Bill Cunningham gets a new one-year contract worth $414,286 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Jack Boyle gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Amos Strunk gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Jimmy Dygert gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Ed Klepfer gets a new one-year contract worth $387,857 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Spec Harkness gets a new one-year contract worth $732,857 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Jeff Tesreau gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Bill Lattimore gets a new one-year contract worth $394,286 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Pinch Thomas gets a new one-year contract worth $1,335,000 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Cozy Dolan gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Jay Kirke gets a new one-year contract worth $2,257,143 through salary arbitration.
PHA:George Burns gets a new one-year contract worth $2,564,286 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Rafael Almeida gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Sam Crawford gets a new one-year contract worth $2,371,429 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Louis Drucke gets a new one-year contract worth $1,157,143 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Joe Connolly gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Doc Ayers gets a new one-year contract worth $715,714 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Benny Kauff gets a new one-year contract worth $3,014,286 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Ray Chapman gets a new one-year contract worth $2,198,571 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Jim Stephens gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Dick Redding gets a new one-year contract worth $2,800,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Alex Malloy gets a new one-year contract worth $371,429 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Harry Heilmann gets a new one-year contract worth $5,985,714 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Paddy Baumann gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Tom Crooke gets a new one-year contract worth $392,143 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Sherry Smith gets a new one-year contract worth $4,664,286 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Ed Kelly gets a new one-year contract worth $780,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Larry Kopf gets a new one-year contract worth $782,857 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Red Corriden gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Ed Summers gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Ray Morgan gets a new one-year contract worth $925,714 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Hank Butcher gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Vic Saier gets a new one-year contract worth $2,685,714 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Scotty Ingerton gets a new one-year contract worth $2,550,000 through salary arbitration.
CLE:John Donaldson gets a new one-year contract worth $2,995,000 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Herb Pennock gets a new one-year contract worth $394,286 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Bill Steele gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Stan Coveleski gets a new one-year contract worth $1,908,571 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Rube Geyer gets a new one-year contract worth $482,143 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Billy Purtell gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Hub Pernoll gets a new one-year contract worth $1,835,714 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Nick Maddox gets a new one-year contract worth $5,000,000 through salary arbitration.
CIN:John Raleigh gets a new one-year contract worth $2,050,000 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Chuck Rose gets a new one-year contract worth $342,857 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Joe Harris gets a new one-year contract worth $517,143 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Dick Hoblitzel gets a new one-year contract worth $335,714 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Joe Bush gets a new one-year contract worth $3,514,286 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Al Mamaux gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Bruno Block gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Bill Handy gets a new one-year contract worth $845,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Bernardo Baro gets a new one-year contract worth $1,157,143 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Bobby Vaughn gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Rabbit Maranville gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Bill Mckechnie gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:George Craig gets a new one-year contract worth $357,857 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Wally Smith gets a new one-year contract worth $1,700,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Tubby Spencer gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Tillie Shafer gets a new one-year contract worth $1,700,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Fred Lamline gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Phil Douglas gets a new one-year contract worth $492,857 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Todd Allen gets a new one-year contract worth $1,703,571 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Al Demaree gets a new one-year contract worth $331,429 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Paul Musser gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Chick Gandil gets a new one-year contract worth $1,442,857 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Jack Lewis gets a new one-year contract worth $1,150,714 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Edd Roush gets a new one-year contract worth $2,640,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Bill Lelivelt gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Bert James gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Lefty Webb gets a new one-year contract worth $485,714 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Gus Williams gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Hurley Mcnair gets a new one-year contract worth $2,985,714 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Milt Stock gets a new one-year contract worth $3,542,857 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Jim Viox gets a new one-year contract worth $1,459,286 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Doc Mcmahon gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Fred Blanding gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Doc Martin gets a new one-year contract worth $327,857 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Erskine Mayer gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Al Wickland gets a new one-year contract worth $1,142,857 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Red Smith gets a new one-year contract worth $3,592,857 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Ray Fisher gets a new one-year contract worth $2,485,714 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Hugh Bedient gets a new one-year contract worth $764,286 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Joe Benz gets a new one-year contract worth $488,571 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Irish Meusel gets a new one-year contract worth $3,542,857 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Nig Clarke gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Jack Rowan gets a new one-year contract worth $642,857 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Harry Wolter gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Joe Lake gets a new one-year contract worth $328,571 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Ray Powell gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Tom Mccarthy gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Doc Martel gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Tex Mcdonald gets a new one-year contract worth $2,807,143 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Tim Hendryx gets a new one-year contract worth $342,857 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Beals Becker gets a new one-year contract worth $1,700,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Wilbur Cooper gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Larry Cheney gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:George Cutshaw gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Dutch Leonard gets a new one-year contract worth $3,328,571 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Chief Johnson gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Harry Camnitz gets a new one-year contract worth $1,272,857 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Bill Killefer gets a new one-year contract worth $435,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Jack Dalton gets a new one-year contract worth $1,800,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Harry Fanwell gets a new one-year contract worth $640,714 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Jack Fournier gets a new one-year contract worth $2,750,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Sam Bennett gets a new one-year contract worth $4,400,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Louis Santop gets a new one-year contract worth $3,300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Possum Whitted gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Jim Scott gets a new one-year contract worth $1,128,571 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Jimmie Savage gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Tom Downey gets a new one-year contract worth $2,928,571 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Roy Beecher gets a new one-year contract worth $1,054,286 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Ralph Mclaurin gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Ray Boyd gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:George Chalmers gets a new one-year contract worth $1,080,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Jesse Baker gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Jimmy Esmond gets a new one-year contract worth $321,429 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Al Scheer gets a new one-year contract worth $342,857 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Jimmy Johnston gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Doc Crandall gets a new one-year contract worth $878,571 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Jess Barbour gets a new one-year contract worth $2,685,714 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Dave Danforth gets a new one-year contract worth $2,807,143 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Bob Groom gets a new one-year contract worth $342,857 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Lou Schettler gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Harry Armbruster gets a new one-year contract worth $2,564,286 through salary arbitration.
NYG:John Halla gets a new one-year contract worth $488,571 through salary arbitration.
Sunday 4/2/1917 :
PHI: Rube Marquard pitches a 3-hit shutout against Cincinnati!!
Monday 4/3/1917 :
SLN: Jack Dalton sets a new single game NL-Record for Doubles with 4!
Friday 4/7/1917 :
SLN: Ed Karger pitches a 3-hit shutout against New York (N)!!
Monday 4/10/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Reb Russell (BOS)!
He won 2 games, with 2 shutouts, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 19.
National League-Player of the Week:
3B Frank Baker (CIN)!
He batted .444 in 27 AB, with 1 HR and 10 RBI.
Thursday 4/13/1917 :
CLE: Frank Wickware pitches a 2-hit shutout against New York (A)!!
Monday 4/17/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
CF Jules Thomas (SLA)!
He batted .455 in 22 AB, with 2 HR and 7 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ed Karger (SLN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 4.
Sunday 4/23/1917 :
NYA: Jim St.vrain pitches a 3-hit shutout against Washington!!
Monday 4/24/1917 :
National League-Player of the Week:
C Louis Santop (CHN)!
He batted .440 in 25 AB, with 4 RBI.
Wednesday 4/26/1917 :
PHA: Marty O'toole pitches a 2-hit shutout against Washington!!
Monday 5/1/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Ferdie Schupp (WAS)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 2.00, fanning 12.
National League-Player of the Week:
1B Vin Campbell (PIT)!
He batted .571 in 21 AB, with 6 RBI.
American League-Pitcher of the Month:
Roy Castleton (SLA)!
He had a record of 5-0 in 4 games started, with an ERA of 1.89 and 1 shutouts.
American League-Batter of the Month:
Hugh Bradley (DET)!
He batted .414 in 116 AB, with 0 homers and 14 RBI.
National League-Pitcher of the Month:
Walter Johnson (PHI)!
He had a record of 6-1 in 8 games started, with an ERA of 2.20 and 1 shutouts.
National League-Batter of the Month:
Louis Santop (CHN)!
He batted .425 in 87 AB, with 2 homers and 14 RBI.
Friday 5/5/1917 :
NYA: Willie Mitchell pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (A)!!
CIN: Joe Bush pitches a 2-hit shutout against St. Louis (N)!!
Saturday 5/6/1917 :
Benny Kauff hits a 506-foot homerun!!
Monday 5/8/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Frank Corridon (PHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 12.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Al Schulz (BRO)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 12.
Sunday 5/14/1917 :
DET: Carl Weilman pitches a NO-HITTER against Chicago (A)!!
Monday 5/15/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Nick Cullop (BOS)!
He won 2 games, with 2 shutouts, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 7.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Jesse Baker (CHN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 1.59, fanning 10.
Sunday 5/21/1917 :
CIN: Billy Southworth sets a new single game NL-Record for Hits with 6!
CIN: Billy Southworth has 6 hits against Chicago (N).
Monday 5/22/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Frank Wickware (CLE)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 14.
National League-Player of the Week:
CF Billy Southworth (CIN)!
He batted .538 in 26 AB, with 1 HR and 3 RBI.
Tuesday 5/23/1917 :
SLN: Dutch Leonard pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Sunday 5/28/1917 :
CIN: Ed Kusel pitches a 3-hit shutout against Brooklyn!!
Monday 5/29/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
RF Jack Lelivelt (PHA)!
He batted .625 in 24 AB, with 5 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Al Schulz (BRO)!
He won 2 games, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 11.
Tuesday 5/30/1917 :
PHA: Marty O'toole pitches a 3-hit shutout against Detroit!!
Wednesday 5/31/1917 :
SLN: Dutch Leonard pitches a 1-hit shutout against Cincinnati!!
Thursday 6/1/1917 :
American League-Pitcher of the Month:
Ray Caldwell (CLE)!
He had a record of 5-1 in 6 games started, with an ERA of 1.21 and 2 shutouts.
American League-Batter of the Month:
Walter Lonergan (DET)!
He batted .447 in 94 AB, with 0 homers and 17 RBI.
National League-Pitcher of the Month:
Phil Douglas (BSN)!
He had a record of 4-2 in 6 games started, with an ERA of 0.68 and 3 shutouts.
National League-Batter of the Month:
Les Nunamaker (NYG)!
He batted .388 in 80 AB, with 2 homers and 21 RBI.
Saturday 6/3/1917 :
BRO: Ben Tincup pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 6/5/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Dick Redding (WAS)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 11.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ben Tincup (BRO)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 19 innings
with an ERA of 0.47, fanning 10.
Thursday 6/8/1917 :
CLE: John Donaldson pitches a 1-hit shutout against Chicago (A)!!
Friday 6/9/1917 :
DET: Les Backman pitches a 3-hit shutout against Boston (A)!!
BRO: Ray Fisher pitches a 3-hit shutout against St. Louis (N)!!
Monday 6/12/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Les Backman (DET)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 16.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ray Fisher (BRO)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 0.53, fanning 8.
Friday 6/16/1917 :
CHN: Dazzy Vance pitches a 1-hit shutout against St. Louis (N)!!
PIT: Christy Mathewson pitches a 1-hit shutout against Philadelphia (N)!!
Sunday 6/18/1917 :
SLN: Dutch Leonard pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 6/19/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
C Ray Schalk (CLE)!
He batted .625 in 16 AB, with 5 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Dazzy Vance (CHN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 14.
Tuesday 6/20/1917 :
CIN: Joe Bush pitches a 3-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
Saturday 6/24/1917 :
SLN: Glenn Liebhardt pitches a 3-hit shutout against Philadelphia (N)!!
Monday 6/26/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Curly Brown (CHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 0.53, fanning 13.
National League-Player of the Week:
SS Stuffy Mcinnis (NYG)!
He batted .542 in 24 AB, with 2 HR and 3 RBI.
Tuesday 6/27/1917 :
SLN: Dutch Leonard pitches a 2-hit shutout against Cincinnati!!
Thursday 6/29/1917 :
BRO: Ben Tincup pitches a 3-hit shutout against Boston (N)!!
CIN: Jesse Barnes pitches a 1-hit shutout against New York (N)!!
Friday 6/30/1917 :
SLA: Jose Mendez pitches a 2-hit shutout against Washington!!
Saturday 7/1/1917 :
American League-Pitcher of the Month:
Hank Robinson (SLA)!
He had a record of 5-0 in 5 games started, with an ERA of 1.80.
American League-Batter of the Month:
Babe Ruth (CLE)!
He batted .344 in 90 AB, with 4 homers and 18 RBI.
National League-Pitcher of the Month:
Dutch Leonard (SLN)!
He had a record of 4-0 in 6 games started, with an ERA of 0.67 and 2 shutouts.
National League-Batter of the Month:
Frank Baker (CIN)!
He batted .412 in 80 AB, with 1 homers and 21 RBI.
Sunday 7/2/1917 :
These players were selected for the AL OOTP-Allstar Team :
P Jim St.vrain from New York (A)
P Reb Russell from Boston (A)
P Charley Hall from Chicago (A)
P Dick Redding from Washington
P Pete Alexander from St. Louis (A)
P Ray Caldwell from Cleveland
P Louis Drucke from Philadelphia (A)
P Tex Pruiett from New York (A)
P Lou Fiene from Philadelphia (A)
P Buddy Napier from Boston (A)
C Bubbles Hargrave from Detroit
C Ray Schalk from Cleveland
1B Harry Heilmann from Washington
2B Del Pratt from New York (A)
3B Scotty Ingerton from Cleveland
SS Eddie Collins from St. Louis (A)
LF Harry Hooper from Washington
CF Oscar Charleston from Cleveland
RF Baby doll Jacobson from St. Louis (A)
1B Hugh Bradley from Detroit
CF Ty Cobb from Boston (A)
RF Babe Ruth from Cleveland
RF Sam Rice from Detroit
2B Heinie Zimmerman from St. Louis (A)
2B Jay Kirke from Chicago (A)
These players were selected for the NL OOTP-Allstar Team :
P Dutch Leonard from St. Louis (N)
P Al Schulz from Brooklyn
P Christy Mathewson from Pittsburgh
P Rube Marquard from Philadelphia (N)
P Walter Johnson from Philadelphia (N)
P Jesse Barnes from Cincinnati
P Dave Danforth from New York (N)
P Fred Lamline from Boston (N)
P Chick Brandom from Philadelphia (N)
P Henry Benn from Boston (N)
C Les Nunamaker from New York (N)
C Louis Santop from Chicago (N)
1B Ed Konetchy from Philadelphia (N)
2B Lee Magee from Brooklyn
3B Frank Baker from Cincinnati
SS Rogers Hornsby from Cincinnati
LF Irish Meusel from Brooklyn
CF Joe Jackson from New York (N)
RF Tris Speaker from Cincinnati
1B Vin Campbell from Pittsburgh
CF Ken Williams from Pittsburgh
CF Sam Bennett from Chicago (N)
CF Billy Southworth from Cincinnati
SS Milt Stock from Philadelphia (N)
3B Red Smith from Brooklyn
Monday 7/3/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
3B Scotty Ingerton (CLE)!
He batted .722 in 18 AB, with 4 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
C Louis Santop (CHN)!
He batted .438 in 16 AB, with 1 HR and 5 RBI.
Friday 7/7/1917 :
BSN: Phil Douglas pitches a 3-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
Monday 7/10/1917 :
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ed Karger (SLN)!
He won 2 games, pitched 19 innings
with an ERA of 1.89, fanning 10.
Tuesday 7/11/1917 :
NYG: Ben Demott pitches a 3-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
Thursday 7/13/1917 :
BRO: Al Schulz pitches a 2-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
PIT: Christy Mathewson fans 15 batters against Brooklyn.
Monday 7/17/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Curly Brown (CHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 6.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ray Fisher (BRO)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 12.
Sunday 7/23/1917 :
SLA: Hank Robinson pitches a 1-hit shutout against Boston (A)!!
Monday 7/24/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Hank Robinson (SLA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 9.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ben Tincup (BRO)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 16 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 8.
Thursday 7/27/1917 :
NYA: Jim St.vrain pitches a 2-hit shutout against Philadelphia (A)!!
Saturday 7/29/1917 :
BSN: Dick Robertson pitches a 3-hit shutout against Brooklyn!!
PHI: Walter Johnson pitches a 2-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
PHI: Walter Johnson strikes out 15 against Chicago (N).
Monday 7/31/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Eppa Rixey (NYA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 2.00, fanning 7.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Dick Robertson (BSN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17.1 innings
with an ERA of 1.56, fanning 11.
Tuesday 8/1/1917 :
American League-Pitcher of the Month:
Tommy Atkins (CHA)!
He had a record of 3-1 in 4 games started, with an ERA of 1.10 and 1 shutouts.
American League-Batter of the Month:
Ty Cobb (BOS)!
He batted .422 in 102 AB, with 1 homers and 11 RBI.
National League-Pitcher of the Month:
Walter Johnson (PHI)!
He had a record of 6-0 in 7 games started, with an ERA of 1.65 and 2 shutouts.
National League-Batter of the Month:
Bill Killefer (SLN)!
He batted .458 in 59 AB, with 1 homers and 12 RBI.
BSN: Phil Douglas pitches a 3-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
Saturday 8/5/1917 :
SLN: Dutch Leonard pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 8/7/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
CF Oscar Charleston (CLE)!
He batted .481 in 27 AB, with 1 HR and 7 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
CF George Johnson (PHI)!
He batted .480 in 25 AB, with 1 HR and 8 RBI.
Tuesday 8/8/1917 :
PHI: Rube Marquard fans 16 batters against Boston (N).
Wednesday 8/9/1917 :
PHA: Louis Drucke fans 15 batters against Chicago (A).
Thursday 8/10/1917 :
DET: Russ Ford pitches a 3-hit shutout against Washington!!
Friday 8/11/1917 :
CHA: Charley Hall pitches a 3-hit shutout against St. Louis (A)!!
Sunday 8/13/1917 :
NYG: Harry Krause pitches a 3-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
Monday 8/14/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Charley Hall (CHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.50, fanning 10.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Walter Johnson (PHI)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 22.
Friday 8/18/1917 :
CHA: Tommy Atkins pitches a 2-hit shutout against Boston (A)!!
Saturday 8/19/1917 :
NYA: Jim St.vrain pitches a 2-hit shutout against Washington!!
BRO: Al Schulz pitches a 3-hit shutout against Pittsburgh!!
Sunday 8/20/1917 :
CHA: Curly Brown pitches a 3-hit shutout against Boston (A)!!
CIN: Joe Bush pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 8/21/1917 :
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ed Karger (SLN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 7.
Saturday 8/26/1917 :
PHA: Louis Drucke fans 16 batters against Boston (A).
Sunday 8/27/1917 :
NYA: Jim St.vrain pitches a 1-hit shutout against Chicago (A)!!
Monday 8/28/1917 :
National League-Player of the Week:
P George Mcquillan (SLN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 8.
Tuesday 8/29/1917 :
SLA: Pete Alexander pitches a NO-HITTER against Cleveland!!
Friday 9/1/1917 :
American League-Pitcher of the Month:
Tommy Atkins (CHA)!
He had a record of 5-0 in 5 games started, with an ERA of 0.60 and 2 shutouts.
American League-Batter of the Month:
Oscar Charleston (CLE)!
He batted .304 in 112 AB, with 4 homers and 24 RBI.
National League-Pitcher of the Month:
Rube Marquard (PHI)!
He had a record of 6-1 in 7 games started, with an ERA of 1.11 and 2 shutouts.
National League-Batter of the Month:
Lee Magee (BRO)!
He batted .374 in 99 AB, with 2 homers and 13 RBI.
CHA: Curly Brown pitches a 3-hit shutout against Washington!!
SLN: Glenn Liebhardt pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 9/4/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Curly Brown (CHA)!
He won 2 games, with 2 shutouts, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 9.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Glenn Liebhardt (SLN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 0.53, fanning 14.
Saturday 9/9/1917 :
CIN: Joe Bush pitches a 2-hit shutout against New York (N)!!
Monday 9/11/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Tommy Atkins (CHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 10.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Mike Regan (CIN)!
He won 2 games, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 4.
SLN: Dutch Leonard pitches a 3-hit shutout against Boston (N)!!
Tuesday 9/12/1917 :
PHI: Walter Johnson strikes out 15 against New York (N).
Thursday 9/14/1917 :
PIT: Lefty Williams pitches a 3-hit shutout against Boston (N)!!
Saturday 9/16/1917 :
SLA: Baby doll Jacobson sets a new season St. Louis (A)-Record for Doubles with 61!
Monday 9/18/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
CF Ty Cobb (BOS)!
He batted .519 in 27 AB, with 3 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
1B Fred Luderus (BRO)!
He batted .571 in 21 AB, with 1 HR and 7 RBI.
Tuesday 9/19/1917 :
DET: Les Backman pitches a 3-hit shutout against Washington!!
Monday 9/25/1917 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Les Backman (DET)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 17.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Walter Johnson (PHI)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 19.
Wednesday 9/27/1917 :
SLA: Roy Castleton pitches a 2-hit shutout against Washington!!

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