1936 New York Giants (MLB) season

1936 New York Giants (MLB) season

Offseason

Regular season

Carl Hubbell became the first player to win two National League MVP Awards.[1]

Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
New York Giants 92 62 -- .597
Chicago Cubs 87 67 5 .565
St. Louis Cardinals 87 67 5 .565
Pittsburgh Pirates 84 70 8 .545
Cincinnati Reds 74 80 18 .481
Boston Bees 71 83 21 .461
Brooklyn Dodgers 67 87 25 .435
Philadelphia Phillies 54 100 38 .351

Opening Day lineup

Roster

1936 New York Giants
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

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
SS Bartell, DickDick Bartell 145 510 152 .298 8 42

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

Pitching

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Hubbell, CarlCarl Hubbell 42 304 26 6 2.31 123

Other pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Castleman, SlickSlick Castleman 29 111.2 4 7 5.64 54

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO

1936 World Series

Main article: 1936 World Series

Game 1

September 30, 1936 at the Polo Grounds in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York (A) 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 2
New York (N) 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 x 6 9 1
W: Carl Hubbell (1-0)   L: Red Ruffing (0-1)
HR:    NYY George Selkirk (1) – NYGDick Bartell (1)

Game 2

October 2, 1936 at the Polo Grounds in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York (A) 2 0 7 0 0 1 2 0 6 18 17 0
New York (N) 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 6 1
W: Lefty Gomez (1-0)   L: Hal Schumacher (0-1)
HR: NYYTony Lazzeri (1), Bill Dickey (1)

Game 3

October 3, 1936 at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York (N) 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 11 0
New York (A) 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 x 2 4 0
W: Bump Hadley (1-0)  L: Freddie Fitzsimmons (0-1)   S: Pat Malone (1)
HR: NYGJimmy Ripple (1)    NYYLou Gehrig (1)

Game 4

October 4, 1936 at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York (N) 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 1
New York (A) 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 x 5 10 1
W: Monte Pearson (1-0)  L: Carl Hubbell (1-1)
HR: NYYLou Gehrig (2)

Game 5

October 5, 1936 at Yankee Stadium in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
New York (N) 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 8 3
New York (A) 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 4 10 1
W: Hal Schumacher (1-1)  L: Pat Malone (0-1)
HR: NYYGeorge Selkirk (2)

Game 6

October 6, 1936 at the Polo Grounds in New York, New York

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
New York (A) 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 1 7 13 17 2
New York (N) 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 5 9 1
W: Lefty Gomez (2-0)   L: Freddie Fitzsimmons (0-2)   S: Johnny Murphy (1)
HR: NYYJake Powell (1)    NYGMel Ott (1), Jo-Jo Moore (1)

Award winners

  • Carl Hubbell, National League MVP

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA San Francisco Seals Pacific Coast League Lefty O'Doul
C Greenwood Giants Cotton States League Frank Brazill
C Tyler Trojans West Dixie League Wally Dashiell
C Muskogee Tigers Western Association David Miner and Carl Kentling
D Tallahassee Capitols Georgia-Florida League Dutch Hofmann
D Portageville/Owensboro Pirates KITTY League Hughie Wise

LEAGUE CHAMPIONS: Tallahassee

Portageville franchise transferred to Owensboro, July 17, 1936[2]

Notes

References

  • 1936 New York Giants team page at Baseball Reference
  • 1936 New York Giants team page at Baseball Almanac
Preceded by
Chicago Cubs
1935
National League Championship Season
1936
Succeeded by
New York Giants
1937