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1928 Boston Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 50-103 .327
Rank: 7th in National League
Run Differential: 631-867 -236
Roster Continuity 67.56% 12/16
Manager(s): Rogers Hornsby, Jack Slattery
General Manager:
Ballpark: Braves Field
Attendance: 227,001 15/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Art Devlin
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1928 Boston Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Virgil BarnesP6-0165R-R311919Not draftedMLB--
    -Les Bell3B5-11165R-R261923Not draftedMLB--
    -Ray BoggsP6-0170L-L231928Not draftedMLB--
    -Ed BrandtP6-1190L-L231928Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie BrownOF6-3190R-R361920Not draftedMLB--
    -Dick Burrus1B5-11175L-L301919Not draftedMLB--
    -Ben CantwellP6-1168R-R261927Not draftedMLB--
    -Earl ClarkOF5-10160R-R201927Not draftedMLB--
    -Bill ClarksonP5-11160R-R291927Not draftedMLB--
    -Jimmy CooneySS5-11160R-R331917Not draftedMLB--
    -Johnny CooneyOF-P5-10165R-L271921Not draftedMLB--
    -Bill CroninC5-9167R-R251928Not draftedMLB--
    -Art DelaneyP5-10178R-R331924Not draftedMLB--
    -Foster EdwardsP6-3175R-R241925Not draftedMLB--
    -Doc FarrellSS-2B5-8160R-R261925Not draftedMLB--
    -Charlie FitzbergerH6-1170L-L241928Not draftedMLB--
    -Howard Freigau3B160R-R251922Not draftedMLB--
    -Doc Gautreau2B5-4129R-R261925Not draftedMLB--
    -Joe GenewichP6-0174R-R311922Not draftedMLB--
    -Hal GoldsmithP6-0174R-R291926Not draftedMLB--
    -Kent GreenfieldP6-1180R-R251924Not draftedMLB--
    -Dave HarrisOF5-11170R-R271925Not draftedMLB--
    -Bunny HearnP5-8160L-L241926Not draftedMLB--
    -Bonnie HollingsworthP5-10170R-R321922Not draftedMLB--
    -Rogers Hornsby2B5-11175R-R321915Not draftedMLB--
    -Dinny McNamaraOF5-9165L-R221927Not draftedMLB--
    -Art MillsP5-10155R-R251927Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie Moore2B-OF5-7165R-R291923Not draftedMLB--
    -Guy MorrisonP5-11185R-R321927Not draftedMLB--
    -Heinie MuellerOF5-8158L-L381920Not draftedMLB--
    -Emilio PalmeroP5-11157L-L331915Not draftedMLB--
    -Lance RichbourgOF5-10160L-R301921Not draftedMLB--
    -Charlie RobertsonP6-0175L-R321919Not draftedMLB--
    -George Sisler1B5-11170L-L351915Not draftedMLB--
    -Bob SmithP-SS5-10175R-R331923Not draftedMLB--
    -Jack SmithOF5-8165L-L331915Not draftedMLB--
    -Al SpohrerC5-10175R-R251928Not draftedMLB--
    -Zack TaylorC5-11180R-R291920Not draftedMLB--
    -Clay TouchstoneP5-9175R-R251928Not draftedMLB--
    -Luke UrbanC5-8168R-R301927Not draftedMLB--
    -Johnny WertsP5-10180R-R301926Not draftedMLB--
    -Earl WilliamsC6-0185R-R251928Not draftedMLB--

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