LEAGUE NEWS
Thursday, 5/25/1916
Tuesday 1/31/1916 :
Fred Applegate retires ...
Red Ames retires ...
Mal Eason retires ...
Jimmy Austin retires ...
Ginger Beaumont retires ...
John Barthold retires ...
Joe Cassidy retires ...
Slow joe Doyle retires ...
Emmet Heidrick retires ...
He will be in the Hall Of Fame!
Harry Felix retires ...
Cy Falkenberg retires ...
Frank Martin retires ...
Doc Gessler retires ...
Hugh Hill retires ...
Jack Himes retires ...
Bill Hinchman retires ...
Billy Maloney retires ...
Otto Hess retires ...
George Mcbride retires ...
Buck Hooker retires ...
Bill Mccarthy retires ...
Peaches O'neill retires ...
Dutch Meier retires ...
Lou Polchow retires ...
Joe Tinker retires ...
Rube Ward retires ...
Eddie Quick retires ...
Frank Roth retires ...
Frank Smith retires ...
Hooks Wiltse retires ...
Joseph Myers retires ...
Denny Sullivan retires ...
Willy Wilson retires ...
Harry Swacina retires ...
Bob Vail retires ...
NYA: Whitey Alperman retires ...
NYA: Rube Waddell retires ...
He will be in the Hall Of Fame!
NYA: Art Loudell retires ...
SLA: George Stovall retires ...
SLA: Mickey Corcoran retires ...
SLA: Buck O'brien retires ...
DET: Bucky Veil retires ...
DET: Hub Perdue retires ...
DET: Ed Irvin retires ...
DET: Ed Gagnier retires ...
BOS: Tim Jordan retires ...
BOS: Larry Milton retires ...
CHA: John Durham retires ...
CHA: Art Hoelskoetter retires ...
PHA: Charley O'leary retires ...
PHA: Al Carson retires ...
PHA: Henry Gehring retires ...
PHA: Biddy Dolan retires ...
PHA: Doc Kerr retires ...
WAS: Jimmy Sheckard retires ...
WAS: Walt Dickson retires ...
WAS: Buster Brown retires ...
WAS: Goat Anderson retires ...
WAS: Jack Hoey retires ...
CLE: Simon Nicholls retires ...
CLE: Hi Jasper retires ...
CIN: Paul Sentell retires ...
CIN: Bill Lindsay retires ...
CIN: Reeve Mckay retires ...
PIT: Charlie Hanford retires ...
PIT: Joe Mccarthy retires ...
PIT: Bunny Madden retires ...
PIT: Jack Compton retires ...
PIT: Huck Wallace retires ...
PHI: Bill Bailey retires ...
PHI: Ivan Howard retires ...
PHI: Al Boucher retires ...
PHI: Charlie Miller retires ...
BRO: Larry Hesterfer retires ...
BRO: Jack Hannifin retires ...
BRO: Cy Alberts retires ...
SLN: Doc White retires ...
SLN: Pat Paige retires ...
SLN: Jack Hickey retires ...
SLN: Al Cabrera retires ...
CHN: Carl Druhot retires ...
CHN: John Mccloskey retires ...
CHN: Bill Tozer retires ...
CHN: Jack Schulte retires ...
NYG: Moose Mccormick retires ...
NYG: Otto Krueger retires ...
NYG: Neal Ball retires ...
BOS: Fan loyalty drops to Average...
CHA: Fan loyalty increases to Very Good!
Philadelphia (A) : Team market falls to Average.
CLE: Fan loyalty drops to Average...
PIT: Fan loyalty drops to Average...
BSN: Fan loyalty drops to Extremely Poor...
NYG: Fan loyalty increases to Average!
NYA:Donie Bush gets a new one-year contract worth $1,607,143 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Tex Pruiett gets a new one-year contract worth $354,286 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Jimmy Walsh gets a new one-year contract worth $485,714 through salary arbitration.
NYA:Del Pratt gets a new one-year contract worth $2,142,857 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 $469,286 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 $1,390,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Johnny Bassler gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Bud Sharpe gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Jake Daubert gets a new one-year contract worth $2,307,143 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:Frank Snyder gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Frank Lange gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Hank Robinson gets a new one-year contract worth $614,286 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Mike Mowrey gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Jules Thomas gets a new one-year contract worth $3,942,857 through salary arbitration.
SLA:Art Griggs 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.
SLA:Lew Richie 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:Guy Zinn gets a new one-year contract worth $964,286 through salary arbitration.
DET:Lee Magee gets a new one-year contract worth $4,778,571 through salary arbitration.
DET:Ben Taylor gets a new one-year contract worth $414,286 through salary arbitration.
DET:Dick Rudolph gets a new one-year contract worth $2,178,571 through salary arbitration.
DET:Russ Ford gets a new one-year contract worth $3,957,143 through salary arbitration.
DET:Bill Grahame gets a new one-year contract worth $732,857 through salary arbitration.
DET:Ed Holly gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
DET:Harry Pattee gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 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:Oscar Westerberg gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Hy Myers gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Boardwalk Brown gets a new one-year contract worth $611,429 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Ernie Johnson gets a new one-year contract worth $1,892,857 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Fred Osborn gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Gene Packard gets a new one-year contract worth $371,429 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Dick Egan gets a new one-year contract worth $492,857 through salary arbitration.
BOS:Hub Northen gets a new one-year contract worth $591,429 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:Elijah Jones gets a new one-year contract worth $484,286 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:George Gibson gets a new one-year contract worth $1,207,143 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Pinch Thomas gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 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 $1,157,143 through salary arbitration.
CHA:Baldy Louden gets a new one-year contract worth $2,442,857 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 $1,100,000 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Boss Schmidt gets a new one-year contract worth $2,078,571 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 $1,450,000 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Jim Stephens gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHA:Harley Young gets a new one-year contract worth $314,286 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Dick Redding gets a new one-year contract worth $2,614,286 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Alex Malloy gets a new one-year contract worth $371,429 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Art Fromme gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Paddy Baumann gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
WAS:Sherry Smith gets a new one-year contract worth $3,935,714 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:Eddie Files gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 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 $2,321,429 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Bruce Petway gets a new one-year contract worth $1,710,000 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Frank Wickware gets a new one-year contract worth $4,200,000 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Ray Caldwell gets a new one-year contract worth $1,685,714 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:Charlie Becker gets a new one-year contract worth $3,057,143 through salary arbitration.
CLE:Rube Geyer gets a new one-year contract worth $482,143 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Hub Pernoll gets a new one-year contract worth $1,835,714 through salary arbitration.
CIN:John Raleigh gets a new one-year contract worth $342,857 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Chuck Rose gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Dick Hoblitzel gets a new one-year contract worth $335,714 through salary arbitration.
CIN:Conny Mcgeehan 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:Phil Lewis gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Bobby Vaughn gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PIT:Dutch Hinrichs 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:Elmer Rieger 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:Tubby Spencer gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Tillie Shafer gets a new one-year contract worth $414,286 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Burt Shotton gets a new one-year contract worth $3,135,714 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Todd Allen gets a new one-year contract worth $1,528,571 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Al Demaree gets a new one-year contract worth $331,429 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Chick Gandil gets a new one-year contract worth $1,160,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Jack Lewis gets a new one-year contract worth $1,150,714 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Bill Lelivelt gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BSN:Howard Wakefield gets a new one-year contract worth $2,500,000 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.
PHI:Hurley Mcnair gets a new one-year contract worth $2,564,286 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:Bill Ludwig gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Bert Daniels gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Erskine Mayer gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
PHI:Rube Ellis gets a new one-year contract worth $5,371,429 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Red Smith gets a new one-year contract worth $2,550,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Joe Benz gets a new one-year contract worth $488,571 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Doc Miller gets a new one-year contract worth $2,928,571 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 $500,500 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Harry Wolter gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Larry Gardner gets a new one-year contract worth $3,080,000 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Joe Lake gets a new one-year contract worth $328,571 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Jack Lapp gets a new one-year contract worth $4,107,143 through salary arbitration.
BRO:Herman Bronkie 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:Bill Carrigan 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:Beals Becker gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 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:Jim Nealon gets a new one-year contract worth $3,542,857 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Harl Maggert gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
SLN:Harry Camnitz gets a new one-year contract worth $780,000 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 $321,429 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 $2,700,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Louis Santop gets a new one-year contract worth $3,300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Jack Lelivelt gets a new one-year contract worth $2,664,286 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Possum Whitted gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Dutch Zwilling gets a new one-year contract worth $3,542,857 through salary arbitration.
CHN:Walter Moser 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: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:Jimmy Esmond gets a new one-year contract worth $321,429 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Fred Anderson gets a new one-year contract worth $3,057,143 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Jimmy Johnston gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Les Nunamaker gets a new one-year contract worth $3,542,857 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Rube Manning gets a new one-year contract worth $335,714 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Harry Krause gets a new one-year contract worth $4,200,000 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:George Perring gets a new one-year contract worth $1,778,571 through salary arbitration.
NYG:George Shively gets a new one-year contract worth $3,250,000 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Irv Higginbotham gets a new one-year contract worth $331,429 through salary arbitration.
NYG:Solly Hofman gets a new one-year contract worth $300,000 through salary arbitration.
NYG:John Halla gets a new one-year contract worth $342,857 through salary arbitration.
Tuesday 4/4/1916 :
SLN: George Mcquillan pitches a 2-hit shutout against Brooklyn!!
Monday 4/10/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Frank Corridon (PHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 12.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Roy Witherup (BRO)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.50, fanning 17.
George Johnson hits a 499-foot homerun!!
Tuesday 4/11/1916 :
CHN: Ralph Comstock pitches a 3-hit shutout against Boston (N)!!
Saturday 4/15/1916 :
CHA: Tommy Atkins pitches a 3-hit shutout against St. Louis (A)!!
Monday 4/17/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Les Backman (DET)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 1.59, fanning 7.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Lefty Webb (BSN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 5.
PHA: Louis Drucke pitches a 2-hit shutout against St. Louis (A)!!
Thursday 4/20/1916 :
PHA: Frank Corridon pitches a 2-hit shutout against St. Louis (A)!!
CHA: Bill Bartley pitches a 2-hit shutout against Detroit!!
Saturday 4/22/1916 :
CIN: Joe Bush pitches a 2-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 4/24/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Louis Drucke (PHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 2.00, fanning 20.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Harry Krause (NYG)!
He won 2 games, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 17.
Tuesday 4/25/1916 :
BRO: Roy Witherup pitches a 2-hit shutout against New York (N)!!
Monday 5/1/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Sam Jones (WAS)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 0.50, fanning 8.
National League-Player of the Week:
1B Vin Campbell (PIT)!
He batted .609 in 23 AB, with 4 RBI.
American League-Pitcher of the Month:
Beany Jacobson (BOS)!
He had a record of 5-1 in 6 games started, with an ERA of 1.56.
American League-Batter of the Month:
Ty Cobb (BOS)!
He batted .403 in 119 AB, with 0 homers and 12 RBI.
National League-Pitcher of the Month:
Roy Witherup (BRO)!
He had a record of 6-1 in 8 games started, with an ERA of 1.52 and 2 shutouts.
National League-Batter of the Month:
Vin Campbell (PIT)!
He batted .389 in 108 AB, with 0 homers and 17 RBI.
Tuesday 5/2/1916 :
WAS: Ferdie Schupp pitches a 3-hit shutout against St. Louis (A)!!
Wednesday 5/3/1916 :
PHI: Walter Johnson pitches a 2-hit shutout against New York (N)!!
BRO: Roy Witherup pitches a 3-hit shutout against Cincinnati!!
BSN: Phil Douglas pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Thursday 5/4/1916 :
NYA: Jim St.vrain pitches a 2-hit shutout against Washington!!
Monday 5/8/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
P Charley Hall (CHA)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 18 innings
with an ERA of 1.00, fanning 12.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Ralph Comstock (CHN)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 9.
PHI: Chief Bender pitches a 3-hit shutout against St. Louis (N)!!
Wednesday 5/10/1916 :
WAS: Dick Redding pitches a NO-HITTER against Cleveland!!
BOS: Ty Cobb gets his 2500th career hit!!
Monday 5/15/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
CF Ty Cobb (BOS)!
He batted .500 in 24 AB, with 1 HR and 4 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
3B Red Smith (BRO)!
He batted .500 in 24 AB, with 1 HR and 9 RBI.
Friday 5/19/1916 :
SLN: Rube Bressler pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
BRO: Roy Witherup pitches a 3-hit shutout against New York (N)!!
Sunday 5/21/1916 :
CIN: John Raleigh pitches a 3-hit shutout against Chicago (N)!!
Monday 5/22/1916 :
American League-Player of the Week:
2B Buck Herzog (PHA)!
He batted .545 in 22 AB, with 2 HR and 12 RBI.
National League-Player of the Week:
P Dave Danforth (NYG)!
He won 2 games, with one shutout, pitched 17 innings
with an ERA of 0.00, fanning 20.

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