1917 MLB season (Jayverse)

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The 1917 MLB Season is the 17th Season for Major League Baseball

Top Draft Choices

New York Yankees draft Walter Beall (SP)

Chicago Cubs draft Frank Brazill (2B)

Philadelphia Phillies draft Hal Elliott (SP)

Chicago White Sox draft Bibb Falk (LF)

New York Giants draft Jim Faulkner (SP)

Cleveland Indians draft Lew Fonseca (2B)

Boston Braves draft June Greene (SP)

Chicago White Sox draft Tom Gulley (RF)

Philadelphia Phillies draft Jimmie Keenan (SP)

Final Standings

AL: Boston Red Sox (103-59), Chicago White Sox (94-68), Detroit Tigers (89-73), Philadelphia Athletics (85-77), Washington Senators (80-82), Cleveland Indians (69-93), New York Yankees (69-93), St. Louis Browns (59-103)

NL: Philadelphia Phillies (97-65), St. Louis Cardinals (95-67), Pittsburgh Pirates (88-74), Brooklyn Dodgers (87-75), Boston Braves (77-85), Chicago Cubs (72-90), Cincinnati Reds (66-96), New York Giants (66-96)

World Series: Boston Red Sox def. Philadelphia Phillies 4-0

League Leaders

Batting Average: Eddie Collins (BRO) .375

Home Runs - Hank Gowdy (BSN) & Cy Williams (CHC) 7

RBI - Buck Weaver (BOS) 86

Stolen Bases - Ty Cobb (DET) 35

OBP +Slugging % - Joe Harris (BOS) .790

ERA - Red Cox (STL) 1.67

Wins - Tom Fisher (STL) 26

Strikeouts - Jim St. Vrain (BOS) 258