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This article is about the 1927 Major League Baseball season only. For information on all of baseball, see 1927 in baseball.

The 1927 Major League Baseball season was the twenty-fifth season held between the American and National Leagues.

Contents

Regular Season Standings

American League
Rank Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
1st New York Yankees 110 44 .714 --
2nd Philadelphia Athletics 91 63 .591 19
3rd Washington Senators 85 69 .552 25
4th Detroit Tigers 82 71 .536 27.5
5th Chicago White Sox 70 83 .458 39.5
6th Cleveland Indians 66 87 .431 43.5
7th St. Louis Browns 59 94 .386 50.5
8th Boston Red Sox 51 103 .331 59
National League
Rank Club Wins Losses Win %   GB
1st Pittsburgh Pirates 94 60 .610 --
2nd St. Louis Cardinals 92 61 .601 1.5
3rd New York Giants 92 62 .597 2
4th Chicago Cubs 85 68 .556 8.5
5th Cincinnati Reds 75 78 .490 18.5
6th Brooklyn Robins 65 88 .425 28.5
7th Boston Braves 60 94 .390 34
8th Philadelphia Phillies 51 103 .331 43

World series

1927 World Series
New York Yankees (4) vs. Pittsburgh Pirates (0)
Game Date Score Series
(NYY-PIT)
Location Attendance Time
1 October 5 Yankees 5, Pirates 4 1-0 Forbes Field 41,467 2:04
2 October 6 Yankees 6, Pirates 2 2-0 Forbes Field 41,634 2:20
3 October 7 Yankees 8, Pirates 1 3-0 Yankee Stadium 60,695 2:04
4 October 8 Yankees 4, Pirates 3 4-0 Yankee Stadium 57,909 2:15

Award winners

1927 Award Winners
  American League National League
Award Player Position Team Player Position Team
Most Valuable Player Lou Gehrig 1B NYY Paul Waner RF PIT

League leaders

  American League National League
Type Name Stat Name Stat
AVG Harry Heilmann, DET .398 Paul Waner, PIT .380
HR Babe Ruth, NYY 60 Cy Williams, PHI
Hack Wilson, CHC
30
RBI Lou Gehrig, NYY 175 Paul Waner, PIT 131
SB George Sisler, SLB 28 Frankie Frisch, STL 48
Wins Waite Hoyt, NYY
Ted Lyons, CHW
22 Charley Root, CHC 26
ERA Wilcy Moore, NYY 2.28 Ray Kremer, PIT 2.47
SO Lefty Grove, PHA 174 Dazzy Vance, BRO 184

Feats

Records

Milestones

Notable events

External links

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