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  Branch Rickey

Full Name: Wesley Branch "The Mahatma" Rickey
Height: 5'9" Weight: 175 lbs.
Born: December 20, 1881 in Lucasville, OH
Died: December 9, 1965 in Columbus, MO
Major League Career: 1905 to 1914
Managerial Debut: 1913

EXECUTIVE


Year TM/L G W L PCT M/Y W-EXP A-E Standing
1913 STL-A 12 5 6 0.455 3-3 4.6 0.4 8
1914 STL-A 159 71 82 0.464   66.2 4.8 5
1915 STL-A 159 63 91 0.409   59.6 3.4 6
1919 STL-N 138 54 83 0.394   58.7 -4.7 7
1920 STL-N 155 75 79 0.487   76.3 -1.3 5
1921 STL-N 154 87 66 0.569   88.8 -1.8 3
1922 STL-N 154 85 69 0.552   81.0 4.0 3
1923 STL-N 154 79 74 0.516   77.9 1.1 5
1924 STL-N 154 65 89 0.422   76.0 -11.0 6
1925 STL-N 38 13 25 0.342 1-2 20.5 -7.5 4
Totals 10 1277 597 664 0.473   609.6 -12.6  



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Standing
Team and League
Games managed (including ties)
Wins
Losses
Percentage of games won
Manager/Year (The latter number indicates how many managers the team employed that year, while the former indicates the chronological position of the manager [i.e. 1-2 would mean this manager was the first of two managers during that year]).
Expected Wins. Calculated for the team based on its actual runs scored and allowed. A team that allows exactly as many runs as it scores is predicted to play .500 ball.
Actual Wins Minus Expected Wins (A measure of the extent to which a team outperformed (or underperformed) its talent. (Over time this reflects good/bad managing).
Team's final standing for the season or, in the case of multiple managers, the standings at the time the manager departed.