1902 MLB Original Schedules
16 teams, 8 teams per league, 1 division per league
Length: 160 days (AL); 172 days (NL)
A team plays 20 games against each of the 7 other opponents in the league
Year starts on: Wednesday
Season opens: Thur. Apr. 17 (NL); Wed. Apr. 23 (AL)
Season closes: Mon. Sept. 29 (AL); Sun. Oct. 5 (NL)
All-Star Game: none
Total scheduled doubleheaders: 35
Average home stand length: 7.5 games
Average of longest home stands: 18.1 games
Longest home stand: 26 games (CHN)
Average road trip length: 7.5 games
Average of longest road trips: 19.1 games
Longest road trip: 27 games (PHI, SLA)
Average stretch of consecutive play: 5.0 days
Average of longest stretches of consecutive play: 15.3 days
Longest stretch of consecutive play: 28 days (CHN)
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