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The 1944 League Leaders

The 1944 League Leaders

Year
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NL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
158 Dahlgren PIT              707 Williams CIN              653 Williams CIN              
156 Nicholson CHI             705 Holmes BOS                631 Holmes BOS                
155 4 players                 692 Cavarretta CHI            614 Cavarretta CHI            
                              686 Nicholson CHI             608 Johnson CHI               

R                             H                             2B                            
116 Nicholson CHI             197 Cavarretta CHI            51  Musial STL                
112 Musial STL                197 Musial STL                43  Galan BRO                 
109 Russell PIT               195 Holmes BOS                42  Holmes BOS                
106 Cavarretta CHI            191 Walker BRO                37  3 players                 
106 Hopp STL                                                                              

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
19  Barrett PIT               33  Nicholson CHI             122 Nicholson CHI             
16  Elliott PIT               26  Ott NY                    108 Elliott PIT               
15  Cavarretta CHI            22  Northey PHI               104 Northey PHI               
14  Musial STL                20  Kurowski STL              102 McCormick CIN             
14  Russell PIT               20  McCormick CIN             102 Sanders STL               

BB                            SO                            HBP                           
101 Galan BRO                 83  DiMaggio PIT              10  Litwhiler STL             
93  Nicholson CHI             74  Adams PHI                 7   Adams PHI                 
90  Musial STL                71  Nicholson CHI             6   Dahlgren PIT              
90  Ott NY                    67  Schultz BRO               6   Nicholson CHI             

SH                            SB                            CS                            
27  Hausmann NY               28  Barrett PIT               5   Olmo BRO                  
19  Verban STL                18  Lupien PHI                5   Rucker NY                 
17  Adams PHI                 16  Hughes CHI                4   Hausmann NY               
17  Hughes CHI                15  Hopp STL                  3   3 players                 

GDP                           BAVG                          OBP                           
23  Lombardi NY               .357 Walker BRO               .440 Musial STL               
20  Dahlgren PIT              .347 Musial STL               .434 Walker BRO               
19  McCormick CIN             .337 Medwick NY               .426 Galan BRO                
18  Owen BRO                  .336 Hopp STL                 .423 Ott NY                   
18  Tipton CIN                                                                            

SLG                           Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       
.549 Musial STL               .209 Miller CIN               .269 Miller CIN               
.545 Nicholson CHI            .240 Williams CIN             .275 Rucker NY                
.544 Ott NY                   .244 Rucker NY                .284 Olmo BRO                 
.529 Walker BRO               .255 Schultz BRO              .287 Verban STL               

Low SLG                       BFW                           
.289 Miller CIN               5.5 Musial STL                
.289 Williams CIN             4.9 Walker BRO                
.293 Verban STL               4.5 Galan BRO                 
.304 Mullen PHI               3.8 McCormick CIN             
                              3.8 Nicholson CHI             

AL Batting
G                             PA                            AB                            
155 Hayes PHI                 723 Stirnweiss NY             653 Rocco CLE                 
155 Rocco CLE                 721 Rocco CLE                 643 Stirnweiss NY             
154 4 players                 696 Mayo DET                  607 Mayo DET                  
                              681 Boudreau CLE              603 Gutteridge STL            

R                             H                             2B                            
125 Stirnweiss NY             205 Stirnweiss NY             45  Boudreau CLE              
106 B. Johnson BOS            191 Boudreau CLE              41  Keltner CLE               
98  Cullenbine CLE            187 Spence WAS                40  B. Johnson BOS            
95  Doerr BOS                 178 Lindell NY                37  Fox BOS                   

3B                            HR                            RBI                           
16  Lindell NY                22  Etten NY                  109 Stephens STL              
16  Stirnweiss NY             20  Stephens STL              106 B. Johnson BOS            
11  Gutteridge STL            18  Lindell NY                103 Lindell NY                
10  Doerr BOS                 18  Spence WAS                100 Spence WAS                
                              18  York DET                                                

BB                            SO                            HBP                           
97  Etten NY                  99  Seerey CLE                8   R. Ortiz WAS              
95  B. Johnson BOS            87  Stirnweiss NY             7   Myatt WAS                 
87  Cullenbine CLE            74  McQuinn STL               6   4 players                 
85  McQuinn STL               73  York DET                                                

SH                            SB                            CS                            
28  Mayo DET                  55  Stirnweiss NY             18  Case WAS                  
21  McQuinn STL               49  Case WAS                  13  Mayo DET                  
21  Myatt WAS                 26  Myatt WAS                 12  Tucker CHI                
21  Schalk CHI                21  Moses CHI                 11  Stirnweiss NY             

GDP                           BAVG                          OBP                           
28  Kell PHI                  .327 Boudreau CLE             .431 B. Johnson BOS           
23  Keltner CLE               .325 Doerr BOS                .406 Boudreau CLE             
20  Busch PHI                 .324 B. Johnson BOS           .399 Doerr BOS                
20  Torres WAS                .319 Stirnweiss NY            .399 Etten NY                 

SLG                           Low BAVG                      Low OBP                       
.528 Doerr BOS                .211 Webb CHI                 .242 Webb CHI                 
.528 B. Johnson BOS           .220 Schalk CHI               .276 Schalk CHI               
.500 Lindell NY               .236 Hoover DET               .291 Newsome BOS              
.486 Spence WAS               .239 Metheny NY               .297 Torres WAS               

Low SLG                       BFW                           
.262 Schalk CHI               7.5 Boudreau CLE              
.271 Webb CHI                 6.8 Stirnweiss NY             
.280 Sullivan WAS             5.4 Spence WAS                
.290 Hoover DET               5.3 B. Johnson BOS            

NL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
65  Adams NY                  41  Voiselle NY               28  Tobin BOS                 
48  Rescigno PIT              36  Tobin BOS                 27  Walters CIN               
48  Webber BRO                34  Andrews BOS               25  Voiselle NY               
43  Tobin BOS                 34  Wyse CHI                  24  Sewell PIT                
43  Voiselle NY                                                                           

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
7   M. Cooper STL             44  Adams NY                  13  Adams NY                  
6   Walters CIN               25  Rescigno PIT              5   Rescigno PIT              
5   Butcher PIT               23  Webber BRO                5   Schmidt STL               
5   Lanier STL                20  Karl PHI                  4   Cuccurullo PIT            
5   Tobin BOS                                               4   Davis BRO                 

W                             L                             IP                            
23  Walters CIN               20  Raffensberger PHI         312.2 Voiselle NY             
22  M. Cooper STL             19  Javery BOS                299.1 Tobin BOS               
21  Sewell PIT                19  Tobin BOS                 286   Sewell PIT              
21  Voiselle NY               18  Barrett PHI               285   Walters CIN             

H                             HR                            R                             
277 Wyse CHI                  31  Voiselle NY               142 Gregg BRO                 
276 Voiselle NY               18  Feldman NY                138 Voiselle NY               
271 Tobin BOS                 18  Tobin BOS                 125 Tobin BOS                 
263 Andrews BOS               15  Sewell PIT                124 Barrett BOS               
263 Sewell PIT                                                                            

ER                            BB                            SO                            
120 Gregg BRO                 137 Gregg BRO                 161 Voiselle NY               
105 Voiselle NY               118 Javery BOS                141 Lanier STL                
104 Barrett BOS               118 Voiselle NY               137 Javery BOS                
101 Sewell PIT                103 Schanz PHI                136 Raffensberger PHI         

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
9   Gregg BRO                 10  Gregg BRO                 2   Brecheen STL              
6   Fischer NY                8   Webber BRO                2   Schanz PHI                
6   Pyle NY                   7   Barrett PHI               2   Seward NY                 
6   Schanz PHI                7   Voiselle NY               1   Many players              

ERA                              High ERA                         PW                            
2.38 Heusser CIN              5.46 Gregg BRO                4.7 Walters CIN               
2.40 Walters CIN              4.58 Gerheauser PHI           3.8 Tobin BOS                 
2.46 M. Cooper STL            4.34 Pyle NY                  3.7 M. Cooper STL             
2.64 Wilks STL                4.16 Feldman NY               3.4 Munger STL                

AL Pitching
G                             GS                            CG                            
63  Heving CLE                40  Trout DET                 33  Trout DET                 
53  Berry PHI                 36  Dietrich CHI              25  Newhouser DET             
49  Trout DET                 34  Newhouser DET             19  4 players                 
47  Klieman CLE               33  Grove CHI                                               
47  Newhouser DET             33  Newsom PHI                                              

SHO                           GF                            SV                            
7   Trout DET                 47  Berry PHI                 12  Berry PHI                 
6   Newhouser DET             41  Maltzberger CHI           12  Caster STL                
4   Jakucki STL               38  Heving CLE                12  Maltzberger CHI           
3   Many players              34  Caster STL                10  Heving CLE                

W                             L                             IP                            
29  Newhouser DET             17  Dietrich CHI              352.1 Trout DET               
27  Trout DET                 17  Wynn WAS                  312.1 Newhouser DET           
19  Potter STL                15  4 players                 265   Newsom PHI              
18  Hughson BOS                                             257   Kramer STL              

H                             HR                            R                             
314 Trout DET                 17  Jakucki STL               132 Dietrich CHI              
269 Dietrich CHI              15  Borowy NY                 112 Grove CHI                 
264 Newhouser DET             15  Dietrich CHI              107 Wolff WAS                 
243 Newsom PHI                14  Bonham NY                 104 Gentry DET                
                              14  Bowman BOS                104 Trout DET                 

ER                            BB                            SO                            
99  Dietrich CHI              108 Gentry DET                187 Newhouser DET             
97  Grove CHI                 102 Newhouser DET             144 Trout DET                 
96  Gentry DET                91  Reynolds CLE              142 Newsom PHI                
90  Bowman BOS                89  O'Neill BOS               124 Kramer STL                

HBP                           WP                            BK                            
9   Christopher PHI           9   Leonard WAS               2   Kramer STL                
8   Grove CHI                 8   Grove CHI                 2   Lyons NY                  
7   Klieman CLE               8   Newsom PHI                2   Newhouser DET             
6   Wolff WAS                 8   O'Neill BOS               2   Scheib PHI                
6   Woods BOS                                                                             

ERA                              High ERA                         PW                            
2.12 Trout DET                4.99 Wolff WAS                8.2 Trout DET                 
2.22 Newhouser DET            4.81 Bowman BOS               6.1 Newhouser DET             
2.26 Hughson BOS              4.24 Gentry DET               3.4 Kramer STL                
2.32 Niggeling WAS            4.11 Gorsica DET              3.2 Berry PHI                 

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References

Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.
2006 ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia by Gary Gillette (Editor), Pete Palmer (Editor).

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