- I looked for teams from 1920s with their GF off by severalas probable BBDB problems. There were 81 but only 11were off more than 2. Below are the worst 8 teams. The data like “per Retrosheet s/b 12 GF” was bought from Pete Palmer in the fall 2012.The ones that refer to retrosheet discrepancy have not yet been accepted and incorporated by Pete Palmer.1927 Chi. AL Pitching’s Barnabe has 11 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 12 GF.Pitching’s Cole has 13 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 18 GF.1924 Phi. NL Pitching’s Couch has 13 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 16 GF (but official had 13).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 3 games Couch finished but no Phila. P given GF.Pitching’s Hamilton has 0 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 1 GF (but official had 0).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Hamilton finished but no Phila. P given GFPitching’s Oeschger has 4 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 5 GF (but official had 4).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Oeschger finished but no Phila. P given GFPitching’s Weinert has 4 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 5 GF (but official had 4).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Weinert finished but no Phila. P given GFPitching’s Carlson has 23 GS but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 24 GS (but official reported 23).Pitching’s Mitchell has 25 GS but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 26 GS (but official reported 25).1927 Chi. NL Pitching’s Jones has 14 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 13 GF.Pitching’s Stueland has 21 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 13 GF.Pitching’s Stueland has 12 GS but per Retrosheet s/b 11 GS.Pitching’s Keen has 3 GS but per Retrosheet s/b 2 GS.Pitching’s Cheevesn has 23 GS but per Retrosheet s/b 22 GS.1927 Chi. AL Pitching’s Wieneke has 6 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 3 GF.Pitching’s Wilkinson has 13 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 12 GF.1922 NY NLPitching’s Jonnard has 19 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 20 GF (but official had 19).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Jonnard finished but no NY P given GF.Pitching’s Toney has 0 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 1 GF (but official had 0).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Toney finished but no NY P given GF.Pitching’s Barnes has 14 CG but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 15 CG (but official had 14).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Barnes completed but no NY P given CG or GF.Pitching’s McQuillan has 5 CG but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 6 CG (but official had 5).1923 Pitt.Pitching’s Steineder has 6 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 8 GF (but official had 6).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 2 games Steineder finished but no PIT P given GF.Pitching’s Meadows has 2 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 3 GF (but official had 2).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Meadows finished but no PIT P given GF.Pitching’s Adams has 2 GF but per Retrosheet discrepancy file has 3 GF (but official had 2).Retrosheet discrepancy file IDs 1 game Adams finished but no PIT P given GF.Clem Comly
- Three corrections: First I sent the worst 6 not worst 8.This one that I marked 1927 Chi. NL is really:1922 Chi. NL Pitching’s Jones has 14 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 13 GF.Pitching’s Stueland has 21 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 13 GF.Pitching’s Stueland has 12 GS but per Retrosheet s/b 11 GS.Pitching’s Keen has 3 GS but per Retrosheet s/b 2 GS.Pitching’s Cheevesn has 23 GS but per Retrosheet s/b 22 GS.and this one that I marked 1927 Chi. AL is really:1921 Chi. AL Pitching’s Wieneke has 6 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 3 GF.Pitching’s Wilkinson has 13 GF but per Retrosheet s/b 12 GF.My apologies.Clem Comly