Satchel Paige pitched in 21 Major League games during the 1948 regular season. The chart below is a comprehensive analysis of the games Paige pitched in, specifically relating to his 1948 pitching statistics. Notes: The Date / Box field has a link to the box score from the game being described. If the Date is followed by an asterisk (*), Paige started that game. Cumulative monthly totals are provided where applicable.
"I'll be 35 this year and I can only pitch as long as Satchel Paige. That gives me 35 more years." - Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Tug McGraw (1979)
In Chronological Order / Satchel Paige Stats
Did you know that Satchel Paige pitched 9 games at home, had an ERA of 2.73, pitched 33 innings, allowed 26 hits, had 10 earned runs, 11 runs, and 0 home runs, walked 15 batters (0 intentionally), threw 0 wild pitches, hit batters 0 times, and balked 0 times?
On the road, Satchel Paige pitched 12 games, had an ERA of 2.30, pitched 39.2 innings, allowed 35 hits, had 10 earned runs, 10 runs, and 2 home runs, walked 7 batters (0 intentionally), threw 0 wild pitches, hit batters 0 times, and balked 0 times.
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