1938 Boston Red Sox Roster

The 1938 Boston Red Sox team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1938 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1938 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1938 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1938 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1938 Boston Red Sox primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-02
170
Right
Right
1916-09-08
5-11
170
Right
Right
1906-02-28
6-02
175
Right
Right
1914-11-12
6-03
190
Left
Left
1900-03-06
6-01
180
Right
Right
1900-06-23
6-01
185
Right
Right
1900-09-02
6-00
180
Right
Right
1911-06-17
6-00
180
Left
Left
1915-11-11
5-11
197
Right
Left
1909-09-09
5-10
175
Left
Both
1911-05-12
6-02
185
Right
Right
1914-09-28
185
Right
Right
1912-08-27
5-11
175
Left
Left
1907-09-15
5-11
170
Left
Right
1913-10-08
5-11
170
Right
Right
1912-12-03
5-11
210
Right
Right
1912-04-12
6-01
185
Right
Right
1902-03-02
5-11
170
Right
Right
1907-06-13
5-11
165
Right
Left
1910-01-10
5-11½
180
Right
Right
1906-10-12
5-11
175
Right
Right
1918-04-07
6-00
195
Right
Right
1907-10-22
6-01
185
Right
Right
1909-05-27
5-08½
160
Right
Right
1909-04-12
6-02
175
Right
Right
1916-11-05
6-00
190
Right
Right
1908-12-25
6-02
185
Right
Left
1905-07-22
5-10
185
Right
Right
1913-08-05
5-11
165
Left
Left
1910-07-07
6-00
185
Right
Right
1910-04-04
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The 1938 Boston Red Sox played 149 games during the regular season, won 88 games, lost 61 games, and finished in second position. They played their home games at Fenway Park (Park Factors: 105/103) where 646,459 fans witnessed their 1938 Red Sox finish the season with a .591 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1938 Boston Red Sox Opening Day starters list, a 1938 Boston Red Sox salary list, a 1938 Boston Red Sox uniform number breakdown and a 1938 Boston Red Sox primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1938 Boston Red Sox Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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