1913 MLB Original Schedules
16 teams, 8 teams per league, 1 division per league
Length: 179 days (AL); 180 days (NL)
A team plays 22 games against each of the 7 other opponents in the league
Year starts on: Wednesday
Season opens: Wed. Apr. 9 (NL); Thur. Apr. 10 (AL)
Season closes: Sun. Oct. 5
All-Star Game: none
Total scheduled doubleheaders: 26
Average home stand length: 10.3 games
Average of longest home stands: 22.5 games
Longest home stand: 30 games (SLN)
Average road trip length: 10.3 games
Average of longest road trips: 21.7 games
Longest road trip: 29 games (SLA)
Average stretch of consecutive play: 6.2 days
Average of longest stretches of consecutive play: 18.6 days
Longest stretch of consecutive play: 27 days (PIT)
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