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1951 Boston Braves

1951 > Class Major League > 1951 National League
Overall: 76-78
Scored 723 runs, Allowed 662 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 83-71

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Tommy Holmes and Billy Southworth
Represented: Boston, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1950 / 1952

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
RkNameAgeGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
1Bob Addis*258521119923557012432910.276.308.327.63465403
2Vern Bickford3025605216100400212.115.148.135.2837206
3Lew Burdette243110000000000.000.000.000.0000000
4Bob Chipman*323310100100020006.100.100.100.2001000
5Dave Cole202317171611160004.353.353.7061.05912000
6Walker Cooper36109372342421071411859112818.313.367.518.8841771011
7Blix Donnelly376110000000000.000.000.000.0000100
8Dick Donovan*238531110000021.333.600.6671.2672000
9Bob Elliott34136547480731372921570206556.285.371.448.8192151602
10George Estock2637970200000012.286.375.286.6612001
11Sid Gordon331506415509615828129109208032.287.383.500.8832752856
12Roy Hartsfield2512049745063122112631724173.271.333.344.678155515
13Bobby Hogue303220100020001.500.500.5001.0001000
14Tommy Holmes*342732291520050034.172.250.241.4917000
15Sam Jethroe#34148644572101160291018653555788.280.356.460.8162637114
16Buddy Kerr2869200172183240118002220.186.282.227.50939215
17Johnny Logan2562193169143771016001813.219.298.272.57046615
18Luis Marquez2568138122192451011441020.197.274.254.52831233
19Willard Marshall*30136523469651322471162034818.281.351.433.7842031824
20Gene Mauch251928205200010074.100.333.100.4332001
21Ray Mueller39287970811201900711.157.234.229.46216302
22Chet Nichols#2033555127000100018.137.137.137.2757004
23Luis Olmo3121605641111040144.196.250.250.50014000
24Phil Paine2121440000000001.000.000.000.0000000
25Johnny Sain3326585241120140013.212.241.308.54816614
26Sibby Sisti3011439936246101202238453250.279.341.362.703131523
27Warren Spahn*30421261168226111800627.190.230.284.51433004
28Ebba St. Claire#29722332202262172125201224.282.322.391.71386210
29Max Surkont29378873211100400717.151.225.164.38912408
30Bob Thorpe242221101010000.500.5001.5002.0003000
31Earl Torgeson*27155690581991532142492201110270.263.375.437.8122541825
32Jim Wilson2920433947100200110.179.200.205.4058003
32 Players30.0155596852937231385234371306838034565617.262.336.394.73020831393179
* - 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
RkNameAgeWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
1Vern Bickford30119.5503.12252051230164.21466857776766006971.3488.00.44.24.21.00
2Lew Burdette24006.233000004.1643051101232.53812.50.010.42.10.20
3Bob Chipman*3243.5714.853302200452.0592928519172022331.50010.20.93.32.90.89
4Dave Cole2024.3334.26237410067.2644332364332123201.8928.50.48.54.40.52
5Blix Donnelly3701.0007.366010007.1866163111381.9099.81.27.43.70.50
6Dick Donovan23005.2782300013.2171180114000692.04911.20.07.22.60.36
7George Estock2601.0004.333711600360.1563329237110022631.5418.40.35.51.60.30
8Bobby Hogue30005.403010005.0433130000201.4007.21.85.40.00.00
9Chet Nichols*20118.5792.88331961232156.01426150469711086631.3538.20.24.04.11.03
10Phil Paine21201.0003.06210900035.1361512220174021581.5859.20.55.14.30.85
11Johnny Sain33513.2784.2126222611160.119588751645633007111.49710.90.92.53.51.40
12Sid Schacht3302.0001.935040004.2641021000221.71411.60.03.91.90.50
13Warren Spahn*302214.6112.98393632670310.22781111032010916411712891.2468.10.63.24.81.50
14Max Surkont291216.4293.99373331121237.0230119105218911070510221.3468.70.83.44.21.24
15Jim Wilson2977.5005.4020153501110.013167661440334014911.55510.71.13.32.70.83
15 Players27.77678.4943.75155155827316121389.01378662578965956043233160191.4208.90.63.93.91.02
* - 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

C

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GPBSBCSCS%lgCS%PO
Walker Cooper903675789.9814.718272649%
Ebba St. Claire622672975.9774.775312140%
Ray Mueller238515021.0004.3509847%

1B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Earl Torgeson155133010717137.9889.27
Sibby Sisti180001.0008.00

2B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Roy Hartsfield1143362932087.9695.52
Sibby Sisti52129114623.9764.67
Buddy Kerr554031.0001.80
Gene Mauch210001.0000.50

3B

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Bob Elliott1271382422431.9412.99
Sid Gordon34517158.9613.59
Sibby Sisti633001.0001.00
Gene Mauch30010.0000.00

SS

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Buddy Kerr63110173931.9694.49
Johnny Logan58981551131.9584.36
Sibby Sisti55911131224.9443.71
Gene Mauch101516021.0003.10

LF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Sid Gordon1030.00
Bob Addis310.00
Luis Marquez210.00
Sam Jethroe130.00
Luis Olmo100.00
Tommy Holmes20.00

CF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Sam Jethroe1270.00
Luis Marquez230.00
Bob Addis100.00
Luis Olmo60.00

RF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Willard Marshall1360.00
Sid Gordon230.00
Bob Addis50.00
Luis Marquez30.00
Sam Jethroe20.00
Luis Olmo20.00
Tommy Holmes10.00
Sibby Sisti10.00

OF

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Sam Jethroe14035618104.9742.67
Willard Marshall13622011031.0001.70
Sid Gordon122249441.9842.07
Bob Addis46107121.9822.35
Luis Marquez431002001.0002.37
Luis Olmo16232001.0001.56
Tommy Holmes320001.0000.67
Sibby Sisti100000.00

P

NameGCGPOAEDPFld%RF/GlgCS%PO
Warren Spahn3975031.9501.46
George Estock3741311.9440.46
Max Surkont37113122.9551.14
Bob Chipman3395011.0000.42
Chet Nichols33636021.0001.27
Johnny Sain26132813.9761.58
Vern Bickford25143814.9812.08
Dave Cole2341312.9440.74
Phil Paine2125001.0000.33
Jim Wilson20416021.0001.00
Dick Donovan814001.0000.63
Blix Donnelly612001.0000.50
Sid Schacht500000.00
Lew Burdette301001.0000.33
Bobby Hogue300000.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
NameAgeBTHtWtDoBBirthplace
Bob Addis25LR6' 0.0"175Nov 6, 1925Mineral, OH, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Vern Bickford30RR6' 0.0"180Aug 17, 1920Hellier, KY, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Lew Burdette24RR6' 2.0"180Nov 22, 1926Nitro, WV, US1951-09-111951-09-26
Bob Chipman32LL6' 2.0"190Oct 11, 1918Brooklyn, NY, US1951-06-081951-09-26
Dave Cole20RR6' 2.0"175Aug 29, 1930Williamsport, MD, US1951-04-291951-09-26
Walker Cooper36RR6' 3.0"210Jan 8, 1915Atherton, MO, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Blix Donnelly37RR5' 10.0"166Jan 21, 1914Olivia, MN, US1951-04-171951-05-03
Dick Donovan23LR6' 3.0"190Dec 7, 1927Boston, MA, US1951-04-191951-06-05
Bob Elliott34RR6' 0.0"185Nov 26, 1916San Francisco, CA, US1951-04-171951-09-30
George Estock26RR6' 0.0"185Nov 2, 1924Stirling, NJ, US1951-04-211951-09-26
Sid Gordon33RR5' 10.0"185Aug 13, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Roy Hartsfield25RR5' 9.0"165Oct 25, 1925Chattahoochee, GA, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Bobby Hogue30RR5' 10.0"195Apr 5, 1921Miami, FL, US1951-04-191951-04-21
Tommy Holmes34LL5' 10.0"180Mar 29, 1917Brooklyn, NY, US1951-06-281951-09-30
Sam Jethroe34SR6' 1.0"178Jan 23, 1917Lowndes County, MS, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Buddy Kerr28RR6' 2.0"175Nov 6, 1922Astoria, NY, US1951-04-191951-09-30
Johnny Logan25RR5' 11.0"175Mar 23, 1926Endicott, NY, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Luis Marquez25RR5' 10.0"174Oct 28, 1925Aguadilla, PR1951-04-181951-09-23
Willard Marshall30LR6' 1.0"205Feb 8, 1921Richmond, VA, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Gene Mauch25RR5' 10.0"165Nov 18, 1925Salina, KS, US1951-04-191951-07-04
Ray Mueller39RR5' 9.0"175Mar 8, 1912Pittsburg, KS, US1951-04-231951-09-09
Chet Nichols20SL6' 1.0"165Feb 22, 1931Pawtucket, RI, US1951-04-191951-09-27
Luis Olmo31RR5' 11.0"185Aug 11, 1919Arecibo, PR1951-04-191951-06-06
Phil Paine21RR6' 2.0"180Jun 8, 1930Chepachet, RI, US1951-07-141951-09-26
Johnny Sain33RR6' 2.0"185Sep 25, 1917Havana, AR, US1951-04-181951-08-25
Sid Schacht33RR5' 11.0"170Feb 3, 1918Bogota, NJ, US1951-06-021951-06-26
Sibby Sisti30RR5' 11.0"175Jul 26, 1920Buffalo, NY, US1951-04-231951-09-30
Warren Spahn30LL6' 0.0"172Apr 23, 1921Buffalo, NY, US1951-04-191951-09-30
Ebba St. Claire29SR6' 1.0"219Aug 5, 1921Whitehall, NY, US1951-04-171951-09-29
Max Surkont29RR6' 1.0"195Jun 16, 1922Central Falls, RI, US1951-04-201951-09-30
Bob Thorpe24RR6' 1.0"190Nov 19, 1926Caryville, FL, US1951-04-191951-04-19
Earl Torgeson27LL6' 3.0"180Jan 1, 1924Snohomish, WA, US1951-04-171951-09-30
Jim Wilson29RR6' 1.0"200Feb 20, 1922San Diego, CA, US1951-04-181951-09-30

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