Full Name: Gordon Stanley Cochrane
Height: 5'10.5" Weight: 180 lbs.
Born: April 6 1903 in Bridgewater, MA
Died: June 28, 1962 in Lake Forest, IL
Major League Career: 1925 to 1937
Managerial Debut: April 1934
|1934||DET-A||154||101||53||0.656||99.8||1.2||1 Lost WS 4-3 STL-N|
|1935||DET-A||152||93||58||0.616||99.1||-6.1||1 WS Winner 4-2 CHI-N|
|Team and League
Games managed (including ties)
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.