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Philadelphia Athletics on field at Shibe Park, 1911 World Series.jpg
1911 Philadelphia Athletics
1911 World Series Champions
1911 American League Champions
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Owner(s) Benjamin Shibe and Connie Mack
Manager(s) Connie Mack
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L to R: outfielders Bris Lord, Rube Oldring, Danny Murphy in 1911.

The Philadelphia Athletics' 1911 season involved the A's finishing 1st in the American League with a record of 101 wins and 50 losses. Starting in 1911, the team was known for its "$100,000 Infield", consisting of John "Stuffy" McInnis (first base), Eddie Collins (second base), Jack Barry (shortstop), and Frank "Home Run" Baker (third base) and as well as pitchers Eddie Plank and Charles "Chief" Bender.[1]

Contents

Regular season

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Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
Philadelphia Athletics 101 50 .669 --
Detroit Tigers 89 65 .578 13½
Cleveland Naps 80 73 .523 22
Boston Red Sox 78 75 .510 24
Chicago White Sox 77 74 .510 24
New York Highlanders 76 76 .500 25½
Washington Senators 64 90 .416 38½
St. Louis Browns 45 107 .296 56½

Roster

1911 Philadelphia Athletics roster
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
1B McInnis, StuffyStuffy McInnis 126 468 150 .321 3 77
2B Collins, EddieEddie Collins 132 493 180 .365 3 73
OF Lord, BrisBris Lord 134 574 178 .310 3 55

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Emerson, ChesterChester Emerson 7 18 4 .222 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bender, ChiefChief Bender 31 216.1 17 5 2.16 114

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Martin, DocDoc Martin 11 38 1 1 4.50 21

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Armstrong, HowardHoward Armstrong 1 0 1 0 0.00 0

World series

AL Philadelphia Athletics (4) vs. NL New York Giants (2)

Game Score Date Location Attendance
1 Athletics - 1, Giants - 2 October 14 Polo Grounds 38,281
2 Giants - 1, Athletics - 3 October 16 Shibe Park 26,286
3 Athletics - 3, Giants - 2 (11 innings) October 17 Polo Grounds 37,216
4 Giants - 2, Athletics - 4 October 24 Shibe Park 24,355
5 Athletics - 3, Giants - 4 (10 innings) October 25 Polo Grounds 33,228
6 Giants - 2, Athletics - 13 October 26 Shibe Park 20,485

Notes

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Preceded by
Philadelphia Athletics
1910
American League Champions
Philadelphia Athletics

1911
Succeeded by
Boston Red Sox
1912
Preceded by
Philadelphia Athletics
1910
World Series Champions
Philadelphia Athletics

1911
Succeeded by
Boston Red Sox
1912

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