From BR Bullpen
Joseph Warlick Bratcher
- Bats Left, Throws Right
- Height 5' 8½", Weight 140 lb.
- Debut August 26, 1924
- Final Game August 29, 1924
- Born July 22, 1898 in Grand Saline, TX USA
- Died October 13, 1977 in Fort Worth, TX USA
 Biographical Information
Joe Bratcher was in four games with the 1924 St. Louis Cardinals, where he was a year older than teammate Jim Bottomley, but he had more fame with the 1924 Okmulgee Drillers. The Drillers won 110 games in 1924 and Bratcher hit .383 for them.
 Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1937||Lake Charles Skippers||Evangeline League||68-64||4th||Lost League Finals|
|1938||Lake Charles Skippers||Evangeline League||78-58||1st||League Champs|
|1939||Lake Charles Skippers||Evangeline League||59-75||7th|
|1942||Lake Charles Skippers||Evangeline League||16-22||4th||League disbanded May 30|
|1951||Sweetwater Swatters||Longhorn League||-||7th||replaced Walter Sliter, replaced by Julian Morgan|