1947 MLB season (Jayverse)

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The 1947 MLB Season is the 47th Season for Major League Baseball, It is also the final season that the league will be expecting to relocate at least 1 team in each league.

Top Draft Choices

K. Chorlton (3B) - Pittsburgh Pirates

Ryne Duren (SP) - Kansas City Monarchs

Don Elston (SP) - Chicago Cubs

Don Ferrarese (SP) - Kansas City Monarchs

Elston Howard (LF) - New York Yankees

Chris Nicolosi (SP) - Brooklyn Dodgers

Charlie Peete (CF) - St. Louis Cardinals

Eddie Yost (3B) - Washington Senators

John Anderson (SP) - Philadelphia Phillies

Fred Baczewski (SP) - Chicago Cubs

Ralph Brickner (SP) - Boston Red Sox

Art Ditmar (SP) - Philadelphia Athletics

Memo Garibay (SP) - Philadelphia Phillies

Final Standings

AL: Baltimore Orioles (95-71), New York Yankees (92-74), Philadelphia Athletics (90-76), Kansas City Monarchs (88-78), Chicago White Sox (87-79), Boston Red Sox (87-79), Boston Red Sox (81-85), Cleveland Indians (80-86), Detroit Tigers (73-93), Los Angeles Angels (72-94), Washington Senators (72-94)

NL: Chicago Cubs (93-73), Boston Braves (90-76), Brooklyn Dodgers (89-77), Minnesota Twins (88-78), St. Louis Cardinals (87-79), Milwaukee Brewers (86-80), Philadelphia Phillies (84-82), New York Giants (84-82), Cincinnati Reds (69-97), Pittsburgh Pirates (60-106)

World Series: Baltimore def. Chicago Cubs 4-3

League Leaders

Batting Average - Leon Brinkopf (CHC) .374

Home Runs - Jerry Witte (KC) 36

RBI - Leon Brinkopf (CHC) 126

Stolen Bases - Pete Reiser (KC) 36

OBP + Slugging % - Leon Brinkopf (CHC) 1.045

ERA - Hal Newhouser (MIN) 1.87

Wins - Turk Lown (BSN) 23

Strikeouts - Hal Newhouser (MIN) 232