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Ralph Branca

Ralph Theodore Joseph Branca (Hawk)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 3", Weight: 220 lb.

Born: January 6, 1926 in Mount Vernon, New York, US
High School: Davis HS (Mount Vernon, NY)
School: New York University (New York, NY)

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Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1943 17 -3.6 Olean PONY D BRO 5 5 .500 4.63 14 13 101.0 106 60 52 48 1.525 9.4 4.3
1944 18 -9.1 Montreal IL AA BRO 4 5 .444 4.44 12 11 5 1 71.0 69 41 35 39 37 1 1 5 1.521 8.7 4.9 4.7 0.95
1945 19 -8.7 St. Paul AA AA BRO 6 5 .545 3.33 15 14 1 6 2 100.0 87 48 37 64 94 3 0 4 1.510 7.8 5.8 8.5 1.47
1955 29 2.6 Minneapolis AA AAA NYG 3 3 .500 7.36 25 9 1 0 66.0 84 58 54 15 36 1 40 2 0 11 1.818 11.5 2.0 4.9 5.5 1.11
4 Seasons 18 18 .500 4.74 66 47 1 12 3 338.0 346 207 178 15 187 1 171 6 1 20 1.577 9.2 0.4 5.0 4.6 0.91
D (1 season) D 5 5 .500 4.63 14 13 101.0 106 60 52 48 1.525 9.4 4.3
AA (2 seasons) AA 10 10 .500 3.79 27 25 1 11 3 171.0 156 89 72 103 131 4 1 9 1.515 8.2 5.4 6.9 1.27
AAA (1 season) AAA 3 3 .500 7.36 25 9 1 0 66.0 84 58 54 15 36 1 40 2 0 11 1.818 11.5 2.0 4.9 5.5 1.11
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1943 17 -3.1 Olean PONY D BRO 14 36 10 2 0 0 .278 .333 12
1944 18 -8.6 Montreal IL AA BRO 12 28 24 1 2 0 1 0 4 0 0 4 7 .083 .214 .167 .381 4 0 0 0
1945 19 -9.2 St. Paul AA AA BRO 15 38 31 3 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 10 .129 .182 .129 .311 4 0 0 5
1955 29 2.3 Minneapolis AA AAA NYG 25 20 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 1 0 4 0
4 Seasons 66 122 105 5 16 2 1 0 6 0 0 8 26 .152 .212 .190 .403 20 1 0 9 0
D (1 season) D 14 36 36 10 2 0 0 .278 .278 .333 .611 12
AA (2 seasons) AA 27 66 55 4 6 0 1 0 6 0 0 6 17 .109 .197 .145 .342 8 0 0 5
AAA (1 season) AAA 25 20 14 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 .000 .125 .000 .125 0 1 0 4 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1943 17 Olean PONY D BRO P 14 0.00
1944 18 Montreal IL AA BRO P 12 26 3 23 0 0 1.000 2.17
1945 19 St. Paul AA AA BRO P 15 26 3 22 1 0 .962 1.67
1955 29 Minneapolis AA AAA NYG P 25 15 7 7 1 0 .933 0.56
4 Seasons 66 67 13 52 2 0 .970 0.98
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1943 17 Olean Oilers Pennsylvania-Ontario-New York League D BRO
1944 18 Montreal Royals International League AA BRO
1944 18 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1945 19 St. Paul Saints American Association AA BRO
1945 19 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1946 20 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1947 21 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1948 22 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1949 23 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1
1950 24 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1 1950-04-22 1950-09-28
1951 25 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1 1951-04-21 1951-10-03
1952 26 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1 1952-04-19 1952-09-28
1953 27 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1 1953-05-14 1953-07-05
1953 27 Detroit Tigers American League MLB DET 2 1953-07-12 1953-09-20
1954 28 Detroit Tigers American League MLB DET 1 1954-04-15 1954-07-05
1954 28 New York Yankees American League MLB NYY 2 1954-07-27 1954-09-05
1955 29 Minneapolis Millers American Association AAA NYG
1956 30 Brooklyn Dodgers National League MLB BRO 1 1956-09-07 1956-09-07

Sabr ID: 9655b2b0

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