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1949 Boston Braves

1949 > Class Major League > 1949 National League
Overall: 75-79
Scored 706 runs, Allowed 719 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 76-78

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Johnny Cooney and Billy Southworth
Represented: Boston, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1948 / 1950

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Johnny Antonelli*19223125030000019.
2Red Barrett342355010000002.
3Vern Bickford2837938171500080220.
4Clint Conatser275316715210406031601419.263.325.362.68755601
5Del Crandall196723922821601014342918.263.291.368.66084802
6Al Dark271305725297414623535353143.276.317.355.67318810111
7Bob Elliott3213957848277135295177609038.280.395.467.8622251624
8Glenn Elliott#29222017010000027.
9Elbie Fletcher*3312251841357108193115118465.262.396.402.79816610813
10Bob Hall25312222181002007.364.364.409.7739000
11Jeff Heath*343612611117347092301526.306.389.6131.00268200
12Bobby Hogue28332521460000014.286.318.286.6046003
13Tommy Holmes*32117425380471012048591396.266.337.403.7401531024
14Steve Kuczek241110110000001.0001.0002.0003.0002000
15Al Lakeman30376010000010.
16Nels Potter*37412523031000027.
17Pete Reiser*308425822132608384033342.271.369.443.81298413
18Marv Rickert*28100301277448118364912338.292.347.444.791123701
19Jim Russell#30130486415579622185436468.231.337.347.684144925
20Connie Ryan2985233208285213162012130.250.319.409.72785404
21Johnny Sain31391029710203003022.
22Bill Salkeld*326620916117415052514424.255.417.379.79661513
23Ray Sanders*3292521031000049.
24Sibby Sisti28101311268396912052213442.257.343.358.70196918
25Warren Spahn*28401201111118002101427.
26Eddie Stanky3313862850690144245142311341.285.417.358.775181827
27Don Thompson*2571111020000002.
28Earl Torgeson*25251131001726514194134.260.345.450.79545300
29Bill Voiselle30306561172005047.
29 Players29.71576139533670613762463310365428684656.258.345.374.71919971302396
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
1Johnny Antonelli*1937.3003.562210631096.0994938642482034161.4699.
2Red Barrett3411.5005.682301500044.1583228410172021971.53411.
3Johnny Beazley31000.001010002.000000000060.0000.
4Vern Bickford281611.5934.25373611520230.22461251092010610161310261.5269.
5Glenn Elliott*2934.4293.95226410068.1703530727150022911.4209.
6Bob Hall2564.6004.363161320074.1774036741431013331.5879.
7Bobby Hogue2822.5003.123301400372.0783025425232003141.4319.
8Nels Potter37611.3534.194132910796.2994945630571004181.3349.
9Johnny Sain311017.3704.81373611610243.028515013015757340110721.48110.
10Clyde Shoun*37000.001010001.010000000041.0009.
11Warren Spahn*282114.6003.07383802540302.1283125103278615130412581.2218.
12Bill Voiselle3078.4674.0430224541169.117084761478631067371.4659.
12 Players29.27579.4873.99157157896812111400.014667196201105205892212261161.4199.
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer


Del Crandall632873965.9825.172161752%
Bill Salkeld632302153.9803.98419932%


Elbie Fletcher12196571996.9918.56
Earl Torgeson252428321.98810.00
Marv Rickert1274536.9636.58
Ray Sanders752912.9848.71
Connie Ryan3232011.0008.33
Al Lakeman2192021.00010.50


Eddie Stanky1353573541592.9795.27
Sibby Sisti21383517.9863.48
Connie Ryan16402939.9584.31


Bob Elliott1301413001727.9633.39
Connie Ryan25225027.9732.88
Al Dark41810.9002.25
Pete Reiser43512.8892.00
Sibby Sisti111011.0002.00


Al Dark1252323872576.9614.95
Connie Ryan18335037.9654.61
Sibby Sisti18324253.9374.11


Marv Rickert530.00
Jim Russell290.00
Pete Reiser270.00
Jeff Heath260.00
Sibby Sisti220.00
Clint Conatser150.00


Jim Russell950.00
Pete Reiser360.00
Clint Conatser140.00
Sibby Sisti130.00
Marv Rickert70.00


Tommy Holmes1030.00
Marv Rickert190.00
Clint Conatser150.00
Sibby Sisti140.00
Jeff Heath50.00
Don Thompson20.00


Jim Russell120269373.9752.27
Tommy Holmes1032101034.9872.14
Marv Rickert75149932.9812.11
Pete Reiser63139532.9802.29
Sibby Sisti4885210.9891.81
Clint Conatser4493550.9512.23
Jeff Heath3156211.9831.87
Don Thompson24010.8002.00


Nels Potter4122011.9570.54
Warren Spahn38144142.9321.45
Vern Bickford3775013.9831.54
Johnny Sain37143532.9421.32
Bobby Hogue33321011.0000.73
Bob Hall313320.7500.19
Bill Voiselle3073422.9531.37
Red Barrett2331410.9440.74
Johnny Antonelli2251440.8260.86
Glenn Elliott22216011.0000.82
Johnny Beazley100000.00
Clyde Shoun100000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Johnny Antonelli19LL6' 1.0"185Apr 12, 1930Rochester, NY, US
Red Barrett34RR5' 11.0"183Feb 14, 1915Santa Barbara, CA, US
Johnny Beazley31RR6' 1.0"190May 25, 1918Nashville, TN, US
Vern Bickford28RR6' 0.0"180Aug 17, 1920Hellier, KY, US
Clint Conatser27RR5' 11.0"182Jul 24, 1921Los Angeles, CA, US
Del Crandall19RR6' 1.0"180Mar 5, 1930Ontario, CA, US
Al Dark27RR5' 11.0"185Jan 7, 1922Comanche, OK, US
Bob Elliott32RR6' 0.0"185Nov 26, 1916San Francisco, CA, US
Glenn Elliott29SL5' 10.0"170Nov 11, 1919Sapulpa, OK, US
Elbie Fletcher33LL6' 0.0"180Mar 18, 1916Milton, MA, US
Bob Hall25RR6' 2.0"195Dec 22, 1923Swissvale, PA, US
Jeff Heath34LR5' 11.0"200Apr 1, 1915Fort William, ON, CA
Bobby Hogue28RR5' 10.0"195Apr 5, 1921Miami, FL, US
Tommy Holmes32LL5' 10.0"180Mar 29, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US
Steve Kuczek24RR6' 0.0"160Dec 28, 1924Amsterdam, NY, US
Al Lakeman30RR6' 2.0"195Dec 31, 1918Cincinnati, OH, US
Mickey Livingston34RR6' 1.0"185Nov 15, 1914Newberry, SC, US
Phil Masi33RR5' 10.0"177Jan 6, 1916Chicago, IL, US
Nels Potter37LR5' 11.0"180Aug 23, 1911Mount Morris, IL, US
Pete Reiser30LR5' 11.0"185Mar 17, 1919St. Louis, MO, US
Marv Rickert28LR6' 2.0"195Jan 8, 1921Longbranch, WA, US
Jim Russell30SR6' 1.0"181Oct 1, 1918Fayette City, PA, US
Connie Ryan29RR5' 11.0"175Feb 27, 1920New Orleans, LA, US
Johnny Sain31RR6' 2.0"185Sep 25, 1917Havana, AR, US
Bill Salkeld32LR5' 10.0"190Mar 8, 1917Pocatello, ID, US
Ray Sanders32LR6' 2.0"185Dec 4, 1916Bonne Terre, MO, US
Ed Sauer30RR6' 1.0"188Jan 3, 1919Pittsburgh, PA, US
Clyde Shoun37LL6' 1.0"188Mar 20, 1912Mountain City, TN, US
Sibby Sisti28RR5' 11.0"175Jul 26, 1920Buffalo, NY, US
Warren Spahn28LL6' 0.0"172Apr 23, 1921Buffalo, NY, US
Eddie Stanky33RR5' 8.0"170Sep 3, 1915Philadelphia, PA, US
Don Thompson25LL6' 0.0"185Dec 28, 1923Swepsonville, NC, US
Earl Torgeson25LL6' 3.0"180Jan 1, 1924Snohomish, WA, US
Bill Voiselle30RR6' 4.0"200Jan 29, 1919Greenwood, SC, US

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