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1916 Boston Braves

1916 > Class Major League > 1916 National League
Overall: 89-63
Scored 542 runs, Allowed 453 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-64

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: George Stallings
Represented: Boston, MA
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1915 / 1917

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 Frank Allen 27 19 45 34 4 7 0 1 0 4 0 8 14 .206 .357 .265 .622 9 0 3
2 Fred Bailey* 20 6 10 10 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .100 .100 .100 .200 1 0 0
3 Jesse Barnes* 23 33 52 48 1 9 1 0 0 2 0 2 4 .188 .220 .208 .428 10 0 2
4 Earl Blackburn 23 47 123 110 12 30 4 4 0 7 2 9 21 .273 .328 .382 .710 42 0 4
5 Larry Chappell* 26 20 56 53 4 12 1 1 0 9 1 2 8 .226 .268 .283 .551 15 1 0
6 Zip Collins* 24 93 296 268 39 56 1 6 1 18 4 18 42 .209 .261 .269 .530 72 1 9
7 Joe Connolly* 32 62 130 110 11 25 5 2 0 12 5 14 13 .227 .320 .309 .629 34 1 5
8 Dick Egan 32 83 271 238 23 53 8 3 0 16 2 19 21 .223 .280 .282 .562 67 0 14
9 Johnny Evers* 34 71 294 241 33 52 4 1 0 15 5 40 19 .216 .330 .241 .570 58 1 12
10 Ed Fitzpatrick 26 83 248 216 17 46 8 0 1 18 5 15 26 .213 .280 .264 .544 57 5 12
11 Hank Gowdy 26 118 393 349 32 88 14 1 1 34 8 24 33 .252 .311 .307 .618 107 6 14
12 Tom Hughes 32 40 56 52 2 10 5 0 0 1 0 1 12 .192 .222 .288 .511 15 1 2
13 Ed Konetchy 30 158 636 566 76 147 29 13 3 70 13 43 46 .260 .320 .373 .693 211 7 20
14 Sherry Magee 31 122 485 419 44 101 17 5 3 54 10 44 52 .241 .322 .327 .649 137 6 16
15 Rabbit Maranville 24 155 680 604 79 142 16 13 4 38 32 15 50 69 .235 .296 .325 .620 196 2 24
16 Art Nehf* 23 23 44 40 4 5 1 0 0 0 2 3 12 .125 .205 .150 .355 6 1 0
17 Pat Ragan 30 31 65 60 2 13 2 1 0 4 0 2 25 .217 .254 .283 .537 17 1 2
18 Ed Reulbach 33 21 36 33 3 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 14 .091 .118 .152 .269 5 1 2
19 Art Rico 20 4 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
20 Dick Rudolph 28 41 113 101 5 16 2 1 0 6 2 8 26 .158 .220 .198 .418 20 0 4
21 Red Smith 26 150 584 509 48 132 16 10 3 60 13 53 55 .259 .333 .348 .680 177 3 19
22 Fred Snodgrass 28 112 436 382 33 95 13 5 1 32 14 34 54 .249 .318 .317 .635 121 5 15
23 Walt Tragesser 29 41 61 54 3 11 1 0 0 4 0 5 10 .204 .283 .222 .506 12 1 1
24 Lefty Tyler* 26 39 106 93 10 19 3 1 3 20 0 9 15 .204 .275 .355 .629 33 0 4
25 Joe Wilhoit* 30 116 426 383 44 88 13 4 2 38 18 27 45 .230 .282 .300 .582 115 1 15
25 Players 27.9 158 5760 5075 542 1181 166 73 22 472 141 437 646 .233 .299 .307 .607 1559 46 202
* - 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 Frank Allen* 27 8 2 .800 2.07 19 14 4 7 2 1 113.0 102 32 26 1 31 63 4 0 2 464 1.177 8.1 0.1 2.5 5.0 2.03
2 Jesse Barnes 23 6 15 .286 2.37 33 18 13 9 3 1 163.0 154 63 43 3 37 55 5 0 2 666 1.172 8.5 0.2 2.0 3.0 1.49
3 Tom Hughes 32 16 3 .842 2.35 40 13 19 7 1 5 161.0 121 46 42 2 51 97 8 0 3 633 1.068 6.8 0.1 2.9 5.4 1.90
4 Art Nehf* 23 7 5 .583 2.01 22 13 6 6 1 0 121.0 110 40 27 1 20 36 3 0 2 484 1.074 8.2 0.1 1.5 2.7 1.80
5 Pat Ragan 30 9 9 .500 2.08 28 23 4 14 3 0 182.0 143 53 42 3 47 94 0 0 1 717 1.044 7.1 0.1 2.3 4.6 2.00
6 Ed Reulbach 33 7 6 .538 2.47 21 11 7 6 0 0 109.1 99 38 30 1 41 47 4 1 4 450 1.280 8.1 0.1 3.4 3.9 1.15
7 Dick Rudolph 28 19 12 .613 2.16 41 38 3 27 5 3 312.0 266 93 75 7 38 133 3 1 5 1206 0.974 7.7 0.2 1.1 3.8 3.50
8 Lefty Tyler* 26 17 9 .654 2.02 34 28 5 21 6 1 249.1 200 79 56 6 58 117 3 0 3 968 1.035 7.2 0.2 2.1 4.2 2.02
8 Players 27.8 89 63 .586 2.19 158 158 61 97 23 11 1415.2 1206 453 345 24 325 644 30 2 23 5612 1.081 7.7 0.2 2.1 4.1 1.98
* - 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

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Hank Gowdy 116 533 158 14 19 .980 5.96 10 77 85 52%
Earl Blackburn 44 166 45 6 2 .972 4.80 3 11 19 63%
Walt Tragesser 29 73 27 3 2 .971 3.45 4 12 14 54%
Art Rico 4 5 1 0 0 1.000 1.50 0 1 1 50%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ed Konetchy 158 1626 96 18 96 .990 10.90
Sherry Magee 2 11 3 0 0 1.000 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Johnny Evers 71 98 175 14 29 .951 3.85
Dick Egan 59 81 125 11 11 .949 3.49
Ed Fitzpatrick 46 76 96 9 14 .950 3.74
Joe Mathes 2 0 0 2 0 .000 0.00

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Red Smith 150 166 299 36 15 .928 3.10
Dick Egan 8 8 10 1 1 .947 2.25

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rabbit Maranville 155 386 515 50 79 .947 5.81
Dick Egan 12 5 14 4 1 .826 1.58
Sherry Magee 1 0 0 0 0 0.00

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sherry Magee 110 0.00
Zip Collins 26 0.00
Joe Connolly 15 0.00
Larry Chappell 12 0.00
Ed Fitzpatrick 2 0.00
Fred Bailey 1 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Fred Snodgrass 111 0.00
Zip Collins 26 0.00
Joe Connolly 4 0.00
Ed Fitzpatrick 3 0.00
Sherry Magee 3 0.00
Joe Wilhoit 1 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Wilhoit 107 0.00
Zip Collins 28 0.00
Ed Fitzpatrick 23 0.00
Joe Connolly 12 0.00
Sherry Magee 11 0.00
Larry Chappell 2 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Sherry Magee 120 220 6 5 0 .978 1.88
Fred Snodgrass 110 274 19 5 5 .983 2.66
Joe Wilhoit 108 177 12 4 3 .979 1.75
Zip Collins 78 114 10 7 3 .947 1.59
Joe Connolly 31 46 4 1 1 .980 1.61
Ed Fitzpatrick 28 38 0 0 0 1.000 1.36
Larry Chappell 14 22 0 1 0 .957 1.57
Fred Bailey 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.50

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Rudolph 41 6 113 5 3 .960 2.90
Tom Hughes 40 8 31 0 0 1.000 0.98
Lefty Tyler 34 9 72 3 3 .964 2.38
Jesse Barnes 33 11 60 2 2 .973 2.15
Pat Ragan 28 3 52 2 2 .965 1.96
Art Nehf 22 7 29 2 2 .947 1.64
Ed Reulbach 21 11 50 1 3 .984 2.90
Frank Allen 19 2 24 2 0 .929 1.37

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Frank Allen 27 R L 5' 9.0" 175 Aug 26, 1888 Newbern, AL, US 1916-05-27 1916-10-04
Fred Bailey 20 L L 5' 11.0" 150 Aug 16, 1895 Mount Hope, WV, US 1916-08-19 1916-10-05
Jesse Barnes 23 L R 6' 0.0" 170 Aug 26, 1892 Perkins, OK, US 1916-04-18 1916-10-04
Earl Blackburn 23 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Nov 1, 1892 Leesville, OH, US 1916-08-02 1916-10-05
Larry Chappell 26 L R 6' 0.0" 186 Feb 19, 1890 McClusky, IL, US 1916-08-31 1916-10-04
Zip Collins 24 L L 5' 11.0" 152 May 4, 1892 Brooklyn, NY, US 1916-04-18 1916-10-04
Pete Compton 26 L L 5' 11.0" 170 Sep 28, 1889 San Marcos, TX, US 1916-04-12 1916-06-28
Joe Connolly 32 L R 5' 7.0" 165 Feb 1, 1884 North Smithfield, RI, US 1916-04-18 1916-10-05
Dick Egan 32 R R 5' 11.0" 162 Jun 23, 1884 Portland, OR, US 1916-04-19 1916-10-05
Johnny Evers 34 L R 5' 9.0" 125 Jul 21, 1881 Troy, NY, US 1916-04-12 1916-08-03
Ed Fitzpatrick 26 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Dec 9, 1889 Lewiston, PA, US 1916-04-19 1916-10-04
Hank Gowdy 26 R R 6' 2.0" 182 Aug 24, 1889 Columbus, OH, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-03
Tom Hughes 32 R R 6' 2.0" 175 Jan 28, 1884 Coal Creek, CO, US 1916-04-15 1916-09-07
Elmer Knetzer 30 R R 5' 10.0" 180 Jul 22, 1885 Carrick, PA, US 1916-04-19 1916-04-21
Ed Konetchy 30 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Sep 3, 1885 La Crosse, WI, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-05
Sherry Magee 31 R R 5' 11.0" 179 Aug 6, 1884 Clarendon, PA, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-05
Rabbit Maranville 24 R R 5' 5.0" 155 Nov 11, 1891 Springfield, MA, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-05
Joe Mathes 24 S R 6' 0.0" 180 Jul 28, 1891 Milwaukee, WI, US 1916-09-08 1916-09-09
Art Nehf 23 L L 5' 9.0" 176 Jul 31, 1892 Terre Haute, IN, US 1916-04-21 1916-10-05
Pat Ragan 30 R R 5' 10.0" 185 Nov 15, 1885 Blanchard, IA, US 1916-05-03 1916-10-02
Ed Reulbach 33 R R 6' 1.0" 190 Dec 1, 1882 Detroit, MI, US 1916-04-19 1916-10-02
Art Rico 20 R R 5' 9.0" 185 Jul 23, 1895 Roxbury, MA, US 1916-07-31 1916-08-12
Dick Rudolph 28 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Aug 25, 1887 New York, NY, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-03
Red Smith 26 R R 5' 11.0" 165 Apr 6, 1890 Greenville, SC, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-05
Fred Snodgrass 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Oct 19, 1887 Ventura, CA, US 1916-04-15 1916-10-05
Walt Tragesser 29 R R 6' 0.0" 175 Jun 14, 1887 Lafayette, IN, US 1916-04-18 1916-10-05
Lefty Tyler 26 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 14, 1889 Derry, NH, US 1916-04-19 1916-10-03
Joe Wilhoit 30 L R 6' 2.0" 175 Dec 20, 1885 Hiawatha, KS, US 1916-04-12 1916-10-05

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