1926 MLB season (Jayverse)

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The 1926 MLB Season is the 26th Season for Major League Baseball

League Relocation

MLB relocates the St. Louis Browns to Kansas City, MO and will become the Kansas City Monarchs

Top Selections in the Rookie Draft

Brooklyn Dodgers draft Bob Barr (SP)

New York Yankees draft Ballplayer Brock (RP)

Chicago Cubs draft Barney Brown (SP)

Chicago White Sox draft Mike Carlson (RP)

Detroit Tigers draft Alta Cohen (SP)

New York Giants draft Bobby Coombs (SP)

Detroit Tigers draft Ernest Evans (SP)

Cleveland Indians draft Wes Ferrell (RP)

St. Louis Cardinals draft Tony Freitas (SP)

Detroit Tigers draft Izzy Goldstein (SP)

Washington Senators draft Hilton Smith (SP)

St. Louis Cardinals draft Buck Leonard (1B)

Brooklyn Dodgers draft Lefty Gomez (SP)

Cincinnati Reds draft Ernie Lombardi (C)

Philadelphia Athletics draft Babe Phelps (C)


AL: Washington Senators (95-67), Chicago White Sox (89-73), Boston Red Sox (89-73), Detroit Tigers (81-81), Kansas City Monarchs (80-82), Cleveland Indians (73-89), Philadelphia Athletics (72-90), New York Yankees (69-93)

NL: Boston Braves (95-67), St. Louis Cardinals (90-72), Chicago Cubs (90-72), Pittsburgh Pirates (87-75), Philadelphia Phillies (83-79), Cincinnati Reds (79-83), Brooklyn Dodgers (75-87), New York Giants (49-113)

World Series: Washington Senators def. Boston Braves 4-2

League Leaders

Batting Average - Bill Terry (DET) .373

Home Runs - George Watkins (BOS) & Jimmy Dykes (BSN) 15

RBI - Jimmy Dykes (BSN) 115

Stolen Bases - Sergio Garcia (PIT) 33

OBP+Slugging % - Bill Terry (DET) .952

ERA - Tony Berrones (WAS) 2.41

Wins - Tony Berrones (WAS) 26

Strikeouts - Hank Johnon (CHC) 153