1956 Milwaukee Braves

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Record: 92-62-1, Finished 2nd in National League (1956 NL)

General Manager: John Quinn

Managed by Charlie Grimm (24-22) and Fred Haney (68-40)

Coaches: Fred Haney, Bob Keely and Charlie Root

Team Captain: Del Crandall

Ballpark: County Stadium

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

The 1956 Milwaukee Braves led the National League for much of the season, but the team lost five straight games in early September and ultimately finished in second place.

Awards and Honors[edit]

Further Reading[edit]

  • Rory Costello: John Quinn SABR
  • Gregory H. Wolf: Del Crandall SABR