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1928 Boston Braves (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 50-103 .327
Rank: 7th in National League
Run Differential: 631-867 -236
Manager(s): Rogers Hornsby, Jack Slattery
General Manager:
Location:
Ballpark: Braves Field
Attendance: 227,001 15/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Art Devlin
National League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9559.617--
9361.6042.0
9163.5914.0
8567.5599.0
7874.51316.0
7776.50317.5
50103.32744.5
43109.28351.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
-Virgil BarnesP31161711000001602 .059.111.059170.000.059.0916.00--120
-Les Bell3B2615359158164367109114045025 .277.323.413736.135.205.2871.1359.1244656
-Ed BrandtP2339705174003091203 .243.329.300629.057.186.2931.33--2182
-Eddie BrownOF361425234514028225962422418 .268.305.340645.073.130.2770.92261.5178569
-Dick Burrus1B3064137153760313119821 .270.367.380747.109.255.2700.4245.752159
-Ben CantwellP26222935000100600 .172.172.172344.000.000.217----529
-Earl ClarkOF202811218349101004823 .304.339.402741.098.134.3272.00--45121
-Bill ClarksonP2919300000000100 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----03
-Jimmy CooneySS33185127000312500 .137.170.137307.000.059.1522.50--753
-Johnny CooneyP27334127000204301 .171.244.171415.000.098.1840.75--746
-Bill CroninC253210000001000 .000.333.000333.000.500.0000.00--03
-Art DelaneyP33396349000002801 .143.169.143312.000.032.1644.00--966
-Foster EdwardsP24211111000200402 .091.091.091182.000.000.143----113
-Doc FarrellSS261344833610414234332626519 .215.263.271534.056.116.2221.00161.0131533
-Charlie Fitzberger247702000000300 .286.286.286572.000.000.500----27
-Howard FreigauSS-2B2552109112881117191414 .257.319.376695.119.211.2871.56109.041123
-Doc Gautreau2B26231835010114300 .278.409.389798.111.389.3330.75--722
-Joe GenewichP31132601000001404 .038.074.038112.000.038.0454.00--131
-Hal GoldsmithP294200000000100 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
-Kent GreenfieldP25323812000000807 .053.053.053106.000.000.067----245
-Dave HarrisOF2771722100002600 .118.211.176387.059.176.1823.00--319
-Bunny HearnP247100000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
-Bonnie HollingsworthP327601000000100 .167.167.167334.000.000.200----16
-Rogers Hornsby2B32140486991884272194510741125 .387.498.6321130.245.475.3940.3823.1307619
-Dinny McNamaraOF229421000000101 .250.250.250500.000.000.333----15
-Art MillsP254100000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
-Eddie MooreOF296821527519021871912010 .237.299.307606.070.191.2440.63107.566244
-Heinie MuellerOF38421512534310191179311 .225.316.258574.033.152.2390.53--39182
-Emilio PalmeroP333100000000001 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
-Lance RichbourgOF30148612105206261225211623929 .337.399.428827.092.211.3570.63306.0262685
-Charlie RobertsonP32131720000004402 .000.190.000190.000.235.0001.00--023
-George Sisler1B3511849171167264468113015214 .340.380.434814.094.177.3450.50122.8213537
-Bob SmithP3339921123201821606 .250.258.304562.054.087.2596.0092.02899
-Jack SmithOF339625430719213262114014 .280.335.343678.063.169.2930.67254.087289
-Al SpohrerC255112415273009151110 .218.254.242496.024.073.2392.20--30130
-Zack TaylorC29125399361001512302332937 .251.313.308621.058.145.2660.88199.5123442
-Clay TouchstoneP255200000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
-Luke UrbanC30151703000200111 .176.222.176398.000.000.188----319
-Johnny WertsP3010301000000000 .333.333.333666.000.000.333----13
-Earl WilliamsC253200000000100 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----02
Batting Totals177252286311439241415257760447377270191 .275.332.367699.092.189.2890.84100.519185866
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
-Virgil Barnes31275.85161010106086423932670001.8712.900.453.901.050.27
-Bonnie Hollingsworth32025.3272003022301913213100001.9512.270.825.324.090.77
-Art Mills250012.3840003071711113800003.1319.133.389.000.000.00
-Guy Morrison320012.0010001034441300002.3312.003.009.000.000.00
-Emilio Palmero33015.14310020614840200002.2918.000.002.570.000.00
-Charlie Robertson32255.34137304159734035516172001.5111.140.762.442.591.06
-George Sisler35000.0010001010000100001.000.000.009.000.000.00
-Bob Smith3313173.873825140922442741381051174593001.4310.110.412.732.180.80
-Clay Touchstone25004.50500020815840210002.1316.880.002.251.130.50
-Bunny Hearn24106.30700020106870880001.405.400.007.207.201.00
-Kent Greenfield253115.313223505014317310085660305001.6210.810.383.751.880.50
-Hal Goldsmith29003.38400010814532110001.8815.752.251.131.131.00
-Ray Boggs23005.4040004052330702101.803.600.0012.600.000.00
-Ed Brandt239215.0838311212022523414112722109844001.529.360.884.363.360.77
-Ben Cantwell26335.102293080901126351736181001.6411.200.703.601.800.50
-Bill Clarkson29026.6919100903453292622282002.1413.630.515.662.060.36
-Johnny Cooney27374.3024620131891064743731180001.5210.600.703.101.800.58
-Art Delaney339173.80392280122192197100811156452101.329.230.522.632.110.80
-Foster Edwards24215.692132010049673631223171001.8412.310.374.223.120.74
-Joe Genewich31374.1113114010808843371418151001.319.781.562.001.670.83
-Johnny Werts300210.501020050183122212850002.1715.501.004.002.500.63
Pitching Totals501034.833211535419861360159686773010052434323201.5610.560.663.472.270.65
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Zack TaylorC1243678378.9850.00
Al SpohrerC481022231.9760.00
Luke UrbanC10125001.0000.00
Bill CroninC320011.0000.00
Earl WilliamsC110001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
George Sisler1B11811888615100.9880.00
Dick Burrus1B3228615729.9770.00
Johnny Cooney1B316012.9410.00
Eddie Brown1B170001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rogers Hornsby2B1402954502185.9730.00
Howard Freigau2B11202744.9220.00
Jimmy Cooney2B441211.9410.00
Doc Gautreau2B41211.7500.00
Doc Farrell2B101001.0000.00
Eddie Moore2B101001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Les Bell3B1531773142737.9480.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Doc FarrellSS1322894185173.9330.00
Howard FreigauSS14283345.9380.00
Jimmy CooneySS112331110.9820.00
Doc GautreauSS110001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Lance RichbourgOF1483678111.9720.00
Eddie BrownOF1293026133.9600.00
Jack SmithOF65165420.9880.00
Eddie MooreOF54131763.9580.00
Heinie MuellerOF41127621.9850.00
Earl ClarkOF2777010.9870.00
Dave HarrisOF610020.8330.00
Dinny McNamaraOF370001.0000.00
Johnny CooneyOF220001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Art DelaneyP39192134723.9682.81
Ed BrandtP38225361031.0002.56
Bob SmithP38244166635.9653.02
Kent GreenfieldP3214383722.9572.83
Johnny CooneyP24891132031.0004.34
Ben CantwellP229052731.9143.20
Foster EdwardsP2149310011.0002.38
Bill ClarksonP193421411.9414.21
Virgil BarnesP166021210.9332.10
Joe GenewichP1380324011.0003.03
Charlie RobertsonP1359111011.0001.83
Johnny WertsP101815001.0002.98
Bunny HearnP71001001.0000.90
Bonnie HollingsworthP72207001.0002.85
Clay TouchstoneP5803001.0003.38
Ray BoggsP4501001.0001.80
Hal GoldsmithP481410.8335.56
Art MillsP4711001.0002.50
Emilio PalmeroP3601001.0001.45
Guy MorrisonP1302001.0006.00
George SislerP110000.0000.00


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