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1928 BOSTON BRAVES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  50-103   .327
Result:   7th in National League
Manager(s):  Rogers Hornsby, Jack Slattery
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Braves Field
Attendance:  227,001
Playoffs: Season in progress

Boston Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Heinie Mueller (38)
Youngest Player:  Earl Clark (20)
Longest Tenure:  Johnny Cooney (8)
Top Hitter:  Rogers Hornsby (4)
Top Pitcher:  Joe Genewich (15)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  67.56%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
St. Louis9559.617--
NY Giants9361.6042.0
Chi Cubs9163.5914.0
Pittsburgh8567.5599.0
Cincinnati7874.51316.0
Brooklyn7776.50317.5
Boston50103.32744.5
Philadelphia43109.28351.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
-Lance Richbourgof1530-MLB148612105206261225211623929 .337.000.4280262--
-Les Bell3b2126-MLB15359158164367109114045025 .277.000.4130244--
-Eddie Brownof3936-MLB1425234514028225962422418 .268.000.3400178--
-George Sisler1b3435-MLB11849171167264468113015214 .340.000.4340213--
-Rogers Hornsby2b432-MLB140486991884272194510741125 .387.000.6321000307--
-Doc Farrellss-2b3026-MLB1344833610414234332626519 .215.000.2710131--
-Zack Taylorc-29-MLB125399361001512302332937 .251.000.3080123--
-Jack Smithof-33-MLB9625430719213262114014 .280.000.343087--
-Eddie Moore2b-of-29-MLB6821527519021871912010 .237.000.307066--
-Heinie Muellerof6338-MLB421512534310191179311 .225.000.258039--
-Dick Burrus1b-30-MLB64137153760313119821 .270.000.380052--
-Al Spohrerc-25-MLB5112415273009151110 .218.000.242030--
-Earl Clarkof-20-MLB2811218349101004823 .304.000.402045--
-Howard Freigau3b-25-MLB52109112881117191414 .257.000.376041--
-Bob Smithp-ss-33-MLB39921123201821606 .250.000.304028--
-Ed Brandtp-23-MLB39705174003091203 .243.000.300021--
-Art Delaneyp-33-MLB396349000002801 .143.000.14309--
-Jimmy Cooneyss-33-MLB185127000312500 .137.000.13707--
-Johnny Cooneyof-p-27-MLB334127000204301 .171.000.17107--
-Kent Greenfieldp-25-MLB323812000000807 .053.000.05302--
-Ben Cantwellp-26-MLB222935000100600 .172.000.17205--
-Joe Genewichp-31-MLB132601000001404 .038.000.03801--
-Doc Gautreau2b-26UDFA: 1925MLB231835010114300 .278.000.38907--
-Charlie Robertsonp-32-MLB131720000004402 .000.000.00000--
-Luke Urbanc-30-MLB151703000200111 .176.000.17603--
-Virgil Barnesp-31-MLB161711000001602 .059.000.05901--
-Dave Harrisof-27-MLB71722100002600 .118.000.17603--
-Foster Edwardsp-24-MLB211111000200402 .091.000.09101--
-Charlie Fitzbergerh-24-MLB7702000000300 .286.000.28602--
-Bonnie Hollingsworthp-32-MLB7601000000100 .167.000.16701--
-Dinny McNamaraof-22-MLB9421000000101 .250.000.25001--
-Johnny Wertsp-30-MLB10301000000000 .333.000.33301--
-Bill Clarksonp-29-MLB19300000000100 .000.000.00000--
-Clay Touchstonep-25-MLB5200000000000 .000.000.00000--
-Bill Croninc-25-MLB3210000001000 .000.000.00000--
-Earl Williamsc-25-MLB3200000000100 .000.000.00000--
-Hal Goldsmithp-29-MLB4200000000100 .000.000.00000--
-Bunny Hearnp-24-MLB7100000000000 .000.000.00000--
-Emilio Palmerop-33-MLB3100000000001 .000.000.00000--
-Art Millsp-25-MLB4100000000000 .000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
-Bob Smith2633-MLB13173.87382514092244.1274138105117459301.4210.090.412.732.171.25----
-Ed Brandt1923-MLB9215.07383112120225.12341411272210984401.529.350.884.353.361.30----
-Art Delaney2733-MLB9173.79392280122192.119710081115645211.329.220.512.622.111.24----
-Kent Greenfield5025-MLB3115.3232235050143.21731008566030501.6210.840.383.761.882.00----
-Ben Cantwell4926-MLB335.10229308090.0112635173618101.6411.200.703.601.802.00----
-Johnny Cooney4527-MLB374.322462013189.2106474373118001.5310.640.703.111.811.72----
-Joe Genewich1531-MLB374.131311401080.2884337141815101.319.821.562.011.671.20----
-Virgil Barnes-31-MLB275.821610101060.18642393267001.8612.830.453.881.043.71----
-Charlie Robertson-32-MLB255.31137304159.173403551617201.5011.070.762.432.580.94----
-Foster Edwards-24-MLB215.662132010049.167363122317101.8212.220.364.203.101.35----
-Bill Clarkson5129-MLB026.75191009034.25329262228202.1613.760.525.712.082.75----
-Bonnie Hollingsworth-32-MLB025.2472003022.130191321310001.9312.090.815.244.031.30----
-Johnny Werts-30-MLB0210.31102005018.1312221285002.1315.220.983.932.451.60----
-Bunny Hearn-24-MLB106.3070002010.0687088001.405.400.007.207.201.00----
-Hal Goldsmith-29-MLB003.244000108.11453211001.8015.122.161.081.081.00----
-Clay Touchstone-25-MLB004.505000208.01584021002.1316.880.002.251.132.00----
-Art Mills-25-MLB0012.914000307.2171111380003.2619.963.529.390.00------
-Emilio Palmero-33-MLB015.403100206.21484020002.4018.900.002.700.00------
-Ray Boggs-23-MLB005.404000405.0233070211.803.600.0012.600.00------
-Guy Morrison-32-MLB0012.001000103.0444130002.3312.003.009.000.00------
-George Sisler-35-MLB000.001000101.0000010001.000.000.009.000.00------
Totals: (40 players)501034.831531535419961,3601596867730525243432321.3910.560.663.472.271.53-- 

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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