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The following are the baseball events of the year 1923 throughout the world.  

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ChampionsEdit

Awards and honorsEdit

Statistical LeadersEdit

American League National League
AVG Harry Heilmann DET .403 Rogers Hornsby STL .384
HR Babe Ruth NYY 41 Cy Williams PHI 41
RBI Babe Ruth NYY 141 Irish Meusel NYG 125
Wins George Uhle CLE 26 Dolf Luque CIN 27
ERA Stan Coveleski CLE 2.76     Dolf Luque CIN 1.93
Ks Walter Johnson WSH 130 Dazzy Vance BRO 197

Major League Baseball final standingsEdit

American League final standingsEdit

American League
Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
New York Yankees 98 54 .645 --
Detroit Tigers 83 71 .539 16
Cleveland Indians 82 71 .536 16.5
Washington Senators 75 78 .490 23.5
St. Louis Browns 74 78 .487 24
Philadelphia Athletics 69 83 .454 29
Chicago White Sox 69 85 .448 30
Boston Red Sox 61 91 .401 37

National League final standingsEdit

National League
Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
New York Giants 95 58 .621 --
Cincinnati Reds 91 63 .591 4.5
Pittsburgh Pirates 87 67 .565 8.5
Chicago Cubs 83 71 .539 12.5
St. Louis Cardinals 79 74 .516 16
Brooklyn Robins 76 78 .494 19.5
Boston Braves 54 100 .351 41.5
Philadelphia Phillies 50 104 .325 45.5

EventsEdit

BirthsEdit

DeathsEdit

  • January 1 - Willie Keeler, 50, Hall of Fame right fielder and prolific bunter who "hit 'em where they ain't" in compiling .341 lifetime batting average; two-time NL batting champion batted over .370 from 1894-99, including .424 mark and record 44-game hitting streak for 1897 Orioles; led league in singles seven times, hits three times and runs once, ranked second all-time in hits and runs upon retirement
  • October 26 - Jimmy Ryan, 60, center fielder for Chicago who batted .306 lifetime, led NL in hits, home runs, doubles and slugging in 1888; recovered from serious injury in 1893 train wreck to hit .361 the next year; ranked third all-time in hits, fourth in runs and home runs upon retirement. Long regarded as one of greatest 19th century players not in the Hall of Fame.
  • December 9 - "Wild Bill" Donovan, 47, pitcher who had 25-win seasons with 1901 Brooklyn and 1907 Detroit teams; later managed Highlanders and Phillies; killed in train accident where George Weiss (HF Executive) was a passenger.

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