1904 MLB Original Schedules
16 teams, 8 teams per league, 1 division per league
Length: 179 days (AL); 180 days (AL)
A team plays 22 games against each of the 7 other opponents in the league
Year starts on: Saturday
Season opens: Thur. Apr. 14
Season closes: Sun. Oct. 9 (AL); Mon. Oct. 10 (NL)
All-Star Game: none
Total scheduled doubleheaders: 33
Average home stand length: 8.6 games
Average of longest home stands: 20.8 games
Longest home stand: 26 games (BOS)
Average road trip length: 8.6 games
Average of longest road trips: 21.3 games
Longest road trip: 26 games (BRO)
Average stretch of consecutive play: 5.3 days
Average of longest stretches of consecutive play: 14.4 days
Longest stretch of consecutive play: 22 days (CIN)
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