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1956 Boise Braves

1956 > Class C > 1956 Pioneer League
Overall: 74-58
Scored 776 runs, Allowed 631 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 78-54

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: George McQuinn and Mickey Livingston
Represented: Boise, ID
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1955 / 1957

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Robert Arendt 24 36 77 15 3 1 4 .195 .416 32
2 Lou Balsz* 20 31 106 25 5 1 1 .236 .330 35
3 Jack Bickett 26 68 247 71 11 2 1 .287 .360 89
4 Charles Chronopoulos* 24 48 74 24 3 0 0 .324 .365 27
5 Del Coursey 26 29 71 6 0 0 0 .085 .085 6
6 William Dennis* 22 95 343 108 21 2 8 .315 .458 157
7 James Espinola 25 32 54 7 2 0 0 .130 .167 9
8 Al Forthmann 20 67 244 70 16 2 0 .287 .369 90
9 William Garcia* 20 12 14 2 0 0 1 .143 .357 5
10 William Gilmore 22 7 15 2 .133
11 Thomas Graham 21 8 8 1 .125
12 Kenneth Hansen* 19 48 174 47 15 0 4 .270 .425 74
13 Robert Jacobs 19 129 496 127 33 3 9 .256 .389 193
14 Bob Jacoby 20 109 387 101 24 3 13 .261 .439 170
15 Rufus Johnson 26 73 299 101 18 4 10 .338 .525 157
16 Bobby King 27 116 439 122 13 6 0 .278 .335 147
17 Michael Kirmer* 21 7 7 0 .000
18 Ed Lampe# 19 16 16 1 0 0 0 .063 .063 1
19 Mickey Livingston 41 21 32 9 1 0 1 .281 .406 13
20 Melvin McGavock 19 1 1 0 .000
21 Bernard McLaughlin* 23 5 20 7 .350
22 Noel Mickelsen 21 27 61 13 4 0 0 .213 .279 17
23 Phillip Misley 23 13 17 1 0 0 0 .059 .059 1
24 Richie Morse 22 26 81 21 7 0 0 .259 .346 28
25 James Quigley 20 5 2 0 .000
26 Gerald Rice 20 4 1 0 .000
27 Howard Rouse 24 105 345 100 12 1 8 .290 .400 138
28 Richard Runyan 24 5 2 0 .000
29 Paul Sereduk 21 56 49 15 3 0 1 .306 .429 21
30 Joseph Trenary# 20 108 373 106 16 7 6 .284 .413 154
31 Bob Uecker 21 53 173 54 11 4 13 .312 .647 112
32 A.J. White 21 12 42 9 2 0 2 .214 .405 17
33 Leonard Williams 28 77 293 103 17 1 24 .352 .662 194
33 Players 22.8 132 5327 4565 776 1268 239 37 106 703 59 664 837 .278 .367 .416 .783 1899 60 38
* - 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
Rk Name Age 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
1 Robert Arendt 24 15 7 .682 2.97 34 28 212.0 176 90 70 10 98 1.292 7.5 0.4 4.2
2 Charles Chronopoulos 24 7 6 .538 4.84 30 8 93.0 87 56 50 9 70 1.688 8.4 0.9 6.8
3 Del Coursey 26 15 8 .652 3.23 29 26 192.0 167 85 69 11 104 1.411 7.8 0.5 4.9
4 James Espinola 25 9 7 .563 4.86 31 24 163.0 173 104 88 6 93 1.632 9.6 0.3 5.1
5 William Garcia 20 0 0 5
6 Thomas Graham 21 0 5 .000 7
7 Frank Johnson 24 0 0 2
8 Michael Kirmer* 21 2 1 .667 7
9 Ed Lampe* 19 0 3 .000 5.37 15 6 52.0 40 36 31 3 52 1.769 6.9 0.5 9.0
10 Melvin McGavock 19 0 0 6.00 1 3.0 2 2 2 4 2.000 6.0 12.0
11 Noel Mickelsen 21 12 7 .632 3.37 27 20 171.0 172 84 64 17 61 1.363 9.1 0.9 3.2
12 Phillip Misley* 23 3 3 .500 3.17 12 7 54.0 47 24 19 2 40 1.611 7.8 0.3 6.7
13 James Quigley* 20 0 2 .000 5
14 Gerald Rice 20 0 1 .000 4
15 Richard Runyan 24 1 1 .500 5
16 Paul Sereduk 21 10 7 .588 3.23 56 3 142.0 144 81 51 14 38 1.282 9.1 0.9 2.4
16 Players 23.0 74 58 .561 132 132 631
* - 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

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Paul Sereduk 56 0.00
Robert Arendt 34 0.00
James Espinola 31 0.00
Charles Chronopoulos 30 0.00
Del Coursey 29 0.00
Noel Mickelsen 27 0.00
Ed Lampe 15 0.00
Phillip Misley 12 0.00
Thomas Graham 7 0.00
Michael Kirmer 7 0.00
James Quigley 5 0.00
Richard Runyan 5 0.00
Gerald Rice 4 0.00
Frank Johnson 2 0.00
Melvin McGavock 1 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Robert Arendt 24 R R 6' 1.0" 170 1932
Lou Balsz 20 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 27, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Jack Bickett 26 R 6' 1.0" 175 1930
Charles Chronopoulos 24 L R 6' 1.0" 210 1932
Del Coursey 26 R R 6' 3.0" 220 Apr 4, 1930 Devol, OK, US
William Dennis 22 L 6' 2.0" 190 1934
James Espinola 25 R R 6' 0.0" 160 Apr 13, 1931 Nashua, NH, US
Al Forthmann 20 R R 5' 8.0" 160 Aug 30, 1935 Berkeley, CA, US
William Garcia 20 L R 6' 0.0" 195 1936
William Gilmore 22 R 6' 1.0" 195 1934
Thomas Graham 21 R R 6' 8.0" 210 1935
Kenneth Hansen 19 L L 6' 1.0" 195 1937
Robert Jacobs 19 R R 6' 0.0" 165 Mar 12, 1937 St. Louis, MO, US
Bob Jacoby 20 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1935 Portland, OR, US
Frank Johnson 24 R R 5' 10.0" 175 Mar 7, 1932 Call, TX, US
Rufus Johnson 26 R 6' 2.0" 185 1930
Bobby King 27 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Sep 16, 1928 Fort Smith, AR, US
Michael Kirmer 21 L L 6' 3.0" 205 May 21, 1935 Hollywood, CA, US
Ed Lampe 19 S L 6' 2.0" 180 Apr 21, 1937 San Francisco, CA, US
Mickey Livingston 41 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Nov 15, 1914 Newberry, SC, US
Melvin McGavock 19 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 31, 1937
Bernard McLaughlin 23 L 5' 10.0" 174 1933
Noel Mickelsen 21 R R 6' 6.0" 190 Aug 15, 1934 Oto, IA, US
Phillip Misley 23 R L 6' 0.0" 165 1933
Richie Morse 22 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Sep 6, 1933 Glendale, CA, US
James Quigley 20 R L 6' 5.0" 175 1936
Gerald Rice 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 1936
Howard Rouse 24 R 6' 2.0" 200 1932
Richard Runyan 24 R R 6' 4.0" 227 1932
Paul Sereduk 21 R R 6' 1.0" 210 May 18, 1935 Boise, ID, US
John Stapp 19 R R 6' 0.0" 160 1937
Joseph Trenary 20 S R 5' 11.0" 170 Aug 17, 1935 Marshfield, MO, US
Bob Uecker 21 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Jan 26, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US
A.J. White 21 R R 6' 5.0" 219 Dec 11, 1934
Leonard Williams 28 R R 5' 11.0" 195 Mar 27, 1928 Valdosta, GA, US

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