1942 MLB season (Jayverse)

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The 1942 MLB Season is the 42nd Season for Major League Baseball and the 1st of Four Seasons since the USA joined World War II

Top Selections

Cal Abrams (RF) - Brooklyn Dodgers

Luis Aloma (RP) - Washington Senators

Arnie Atkins (SP) - Chicago Cubs

Rex Barney (SP) - Brooklyn Dodgers

Joe Black (RP) - Brooklyn Dodgers

Lou Grasmick (RP) - Philadelphia Phillies

Tsutomi Hattori (RP) - New York Yankees

Gil Hodges (3B) - Brooklyn Dodgers

Remy LeBlanc (LF) - St. Louis Cardinals

Eddie Locke (RP) - Boston Braves

Sherm Lollar (C) - Baltimore Orioles

Rube Novotney (C) - Chicago Cubs

John Perkovich (SP) - Chicago White Sox

George Schmees (CF) - Brooklyn Dodgers

George Shuba (RF) - Brooklyn Dodgers

Jim Tugerson (SP) - New York Giants

Final Standings

AL: Boston Red Sox (101-65), Washington Senators (92-74), Kansas City Monarchs (89-77), Chicago White Sox (87-79), Los Angeles Angels (85-81), Philadelphia Athletics (83-83), New York Yankees (78-88), Detroit Tigers (75-91), Cleveland Indians (71-95), Baltimore Orioles (69-97)

NL: St. Louis Cardinals (102-64), Pittsburgh Pirates (100-66), Brooklyn Dodgers (92-74), Philadelphia Phillies (86-80), Minnesota Twins (79-87), Milwaukee Brewers (77-89), Cincinnati Reds (76-90), New York Giants (74-92), Boston Braves (74-92), Chicago Cubs (70-960

World Series: Boston Red Sox def. St. Louis Cardinals 4-1

League Leaders

Batting Average - Pete Reiser (KC) .372

Home Runs - Myron Meyer (BOS) 32

RBI - Johnny Mize (BOS) 106

Stolen Bases - Pete Reiser (KC) 22

OBP + Slugging % - Pete Reiser (KC) .993

ERA - Dick Hearn (WAS) 2.16

Wins - Howie Pollet (BRO) 22

Strikeouts - Ed Clough (BRO) 244