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1957 Boise Braves

1957 > Class C > 1957 Pioneer League
Overall: 56-70
Scored 680 runs, Allowed 724 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 59-67

Affiliation: Milwaukee Braves-NL
Manager: George McQuinn
Represented: Boise, ID
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1956 / 1958

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 William Augustoni* 22 6 2 0 .000
2 Kenneth Aycock 21 31 135 120 20 33 8 2 4 24 0 13 15 .275 .341 .475 .816 57 0 0 2
3 Lou Balsz* 21 80 362 298 48 72 14 0 5 29 2 58 40 .242 .367 .339 .706 101 2 2 2
4 Howie Bedell* 21 102 486 460 58 133 12 4 2 43 22 20 38 .289 .319 .346 .664 159 1 3 2
5 William Bergstraesser 20 4 2 0 .000
6 Bob Botz 22 12 32 28 1 6 3 0 0 4 0 0 4 .214 .267 .321 .588 9 2 2 0
7 Winston Brown 24 53 146 114 18 33 8 0 3 17 0 27 29 .289 .426 .439 .864 50 0 5 0
8 Cecil Burford# 22 25 40 38 2 10 0 0 0 6 0 2 11 .263 .300 .263 .563 10 0 0 0
9 Charles Chronopoulos* 25 48 122 107 10 22 4 0 3 11 0 15 38 .206 .303 .327 .630 35 0 0 0 Stats for 2 teams
10 Roger Clapp 24 39 85 76 10 13 2 0 0 5 0 6 25 .171 .241 .197 .438 15 1 2 0
11 James Davis 19 4 1 0 .000
12 James Dyer 22 28 115 90 15 22 4 0 0 11 3 20 13 .244 .393 .289 .682 26 2 3 0
13 Edward Equals? -- 11 40 28 3 6 0 0 0 2 0 11 6 .214 .425 .214 .639 6 0 0 1
14 Gilbert Gamez* 23 43 157 132 13 32 6 0 2 15 1 21 36 .242 .363 .333 .696 44 4 0 0
15 Jack Hannah* 24 30 38 27 5 5 3 0 0 0 0 9 16 .185 .378 .296 .675 8 0 1 1
16 Chuck Hickman 22 2 3 1 .333
17 John Huda* 21 29 59 48 5 11 0 0 1 6 0 9 13 .229 .351 .292 .643 14 0 2 0
18 Bob Jacoby 21 123 551 468 94 148 26 4 19 93 10 73 80 .316 .404 .511 .915 239 1 2 7
19 Rufus Johnson 27 87 398 345 66 110 19 4 12 69 3 43 48 .319 .395 .501 .897 173 4 1 5
20 Forrest Kennedy 31 19 80 66 11 15 4 0 1 11 0 13 16 .227 .363 .333 .696 22 1 0 0
21 Bobby King 28 107 508 438 84 109 16 3 3 37 7 58 52 .249 .338 .320 .658 140 2 8 2
22 Maurice Lerner 21 127 567 482 75 158 28 5 5 74 7 70 33 .328 .416 .438 .853 211 6 4 5
23 Raymond McDonald 18 26 97 79 16 16 1 1 0 7 3 17 20 .203 .351 .241 .591 19 1 0 0
24 Melvin McGavock 20 56 114 108 12 25 5 0 4 22 0 5 29 .231 .265 .389 .654 42 0 1 0
25 Gayle Moore* 21 92 375 309 50 88 28 2 2 45 1 56 24 .285 .392 .408 .800 126 1 5 4
26 Paul Sereduk 22 13 17 14 0 3 1 0 0 4 0 2 6 .214 .313 .286 .598 4 0 1 0
27 Donald Severson 22 29 122 99 11 22 6 0 0 19 0 16 14 .222 .317 .283 .599 28 0 2 5
28 Richard Shrigley 22 12 44 37 5 8 2 0 0 3 0 6 10 .216 .318 .270 .588 10 0 0 1
29 Robert Warner 20 115 450 367 53 88 18 2 5 45 2 67 49 .240 .365 .341 .705 125 8 3 5
30 Buddy Zebrowski 21 6 11 0 .000
30 Players 22.5 128 5102 4377 680 1185 215 27 71 602 60 635 661 .271 .360 .381 .741 1667 48 42
* - 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 William Augustoni* 22 0 3 .000 6
2 William Bergstraesser 20 0 1 .000 4
3 Bob Botz 22 6 3 .667 3.42 12 9 5 0 71.0 72 32 27 8 27 59 0 0 1 1.394 9.1 1.0 3.4 7.5 2.19
4 Winston Brown 24 14 10 .583 4.32 37 28 14 3 221.0 197 131 106 15 177 217 1 1 8 1.692 8.0 0.6 7.2 8.8 1.23
5 Cecil Burford* 22 2 7 .222 6.52 24 12 3 0 98.0 117 83 71 11 86 96 5 1 9 2.071 10.7 1.0 7.9 8.8 1.12
6 Charles Chronopoulos 25 7 8 .467 4.47 32 15 8 0 145.0 148 84 72 8 87 133 4 2 7 1.621 9.2 0.5 5.4 8.3 1.53 Stats for 2 teams
7 Roger Clapp 24 12 10 .545 4.59 38 24 10 2 198.0 211 113 101 14 119 152 10 0 4 1.667 9.6 0.6 5.4 6.9 1.28
8 James Davis 19 0 1 .000 4
9 Jack Hannah 24 6 6 .500 4.08 30 6 1 0 86.0 86 52 39 5 50 87 1 1 6 1.581 9.0 0.5 5.2 9.1 1.74
10 Chuck Hickman 22 0 0 5.14 2 0 7.0 5 4 4 12 2.429 6.4 15.4
11 John Huda* 21 7 7 .500 4.75 28 15 3 0 127.0 133 82 67 4 113 119 2 0 6 1.937 9.4 0.3 8.0 8.4 1.05
12 Melvin McGavock 20 6 9 .400 5.62 35 14 3 0 141.0 185 105 88 15 53 94 2 0 2 1.688 11.8 1.0 3.4 6.0 1.77
13 Paul Sereduk 22 0 2 .000 11
14 Buddy Zebrowski 21 0 6 .000 6.47 6 6 2 0 32.0 32 27 23 4 20 15 1 0 1 1.625 9.0 1.1 5.6 4.2 0.75
14 Players 22.7 56 70 .444 128 128 724
* - 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
Robert Warner 112 843 63 10 12 .989 8.09 18
Gilbert Gamez 10 48 7 5 1 .917 5.50 10

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Lou Balsz 80 615 37 8 43 .988 8.15
Donald Severson 24 188 14 4 16 .981 8.42
Forrest Kennedy 18 121 5 4 16 .969 7.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Maurice Lerner 88 213 207 19 49 .957 4.77
James Dyer 15 31 36 7 8 .905 4.47
Raymond McDonald 15 30 23 6 2 .898 3.53
Gayle Moore 14 30 36 5 15 .930 4.71

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Gayle Moore 67 45 95 11 11 .927 2.09
Rufus Johnson 34 27 64 16 4 .850 2.68
Maurice Lerner 23 27 36 8 7 .887 2.74

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bobby King 107 179 313 14 61 .972 4.60
Gayle Moore 12 12 27 3 2 .929 3.25

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Bob Jacoby 120 203 11 7 3 .968 1.78
Howie Bedell 102 216 10 7 1 .970 2.22
Rufus Johnson 59 102 6 3 1 .973 1.83
Gilbert Gamez 33 28 3 2 0 .939 0.94
Kenneth Aycock 30 51 2 5 0 .914 1.77
Maurice Lerner 17 26 1 2 0 .931 1.59
Melvin McGavock 14 13 1 2 0 .875 1.00
Winston Brown 11 16 1 0 0 1.000 1.55

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Roger Clapp 38 13 36 2 2 .961 1.29
Winston Brown 37 15 42 3 3 .950 1.54
Melvin McGavock 35 8 21 3 0 .906 0.83
Charles Chronopoulos 32 2 24 1 0 .963 0.81 Stats for 2 teams
Jack Hannah 30 3 12 3 0 .833 0.50
John Huda 28 6 21 1 1 .964 0.96
Cecil Burford 24 2 17 4 0 .826 0.79
Bob Botz 12 5 13 3 0 .857 1.50
Paul Sereduk 11 0 9 0 0 1.000 0.82
William Augustoni 6 0.00
Buddy Zebrowski 6 0.00
William Bergstraesser 4 0.00
James Davis 4 0.00
Chuck Hickman 2 0.00

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
William Augustoni 22 L L 5' 9.0" 175 1935
Kenneth Aycock 21 R 6' 1.0" 190 1936
Lou Balsz 21 L L 6' 0.0" 175 Dec 27, 1935 Los Angeles, CA, US
Howie Bedell 21 L R 6' 1.0" 185 Sep 29, 1935 Clearfield, PA, US
William Bergstraesser 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1937
Bob Botz 22 R R 5' 11.0" 170 Apr 28, 1935 Milwaukee, WI, US
Winston Brown 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Sep 17, 1932 Almirante, Bocas del Toro, PA
Cecil Burford 22 S L 6' 2.0" 202 Jan 19, 1935 Memphis, TN, US
Charles Chronopoulos 25 L R 6' 1.0" 210 1932
Roger Clapp 24 R R 6' 0.0" 185 Nov 16, 1932 Milo, ME, US
James Davis 19 R R 6' 2.0" 165 1938
James Dyer 22 R 5' 8.0" 172 1935
Edward Equals -- Unknown
Gilbert Gamez 23 L R 6' 4.0" 212 Apr 22, 1934
Jack Hannah 24 L R 6' 1.0" 203 1933
Chuck Hickman 22 R R 6' 4.0" 190 May 21, 1935
John Huda 21 L L 6' 0.0" 172 1936
Bob Jacoby 21 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Oct 11, 1935 Portland, OR, US
Rufus Johnson 27 R 6' 2.0" 185 1930
Forrest Kennedy 31 R 5' 10.0" 190 Mar 20, 1926
Bobby King 28 R R 5' 8.0" 150 Sep 16, 1928 Fort Smith, AR, US
Maurice Lerner 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 1936
Raymond McDonald 18 R 5' 9.0" 158 1939
Melvin McGavock 20 R R 6' 3.0" 200 Mar 31, 1937
Gayle Moore 21 L 5' 9.0" 160 1936
Paul Sereduk 22 R R 6' 1.0" 210 May 18, 1935 Boise, ID, US
Donald Severson 22 R 5' 11.0" 185 1935
Richard Shrigley 22 R 6' 1.0" 220 1935
Robert Warner 20 R R 6' 0.0" 190 1937
Buddy Zebrowski 21 R R 6' 2.0" 185 Apr 27, 1936

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