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1948 BOSTON BRAVES

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  91-62   .595
Result:   1st in National League
Manager(s):  Billy Southworth
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Braves Field
Attendance:  1,455,439
Playoffs: Season in progress

Boston Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Frank McCormick (37)
Youngest Player:  Johnny Antonelli (18)
Longest Tenure:  Phil Masi (10)
Top Hitter:  Bob Elliott (9)
Top Pitcher:  Johnny Sain (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  69.95%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Boston9162.595--
St. Louis8569.5526.5
Brooklyn8470.5457.5
Pittsburgh8371.5398.5
NY Giants7876.50613.5
Philadelphia6688.42925.5
Cincinnati6489.41827.0
Chi Cubs6490.41627.5

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
1Tommy Holmes+of1131-MLB13958585190357661146201718.325.000.4390257--
2Alvin Dark+ss-3b1526-MLB13754385175396348424362104.322.000.4330235--
3Bob Elliott+3b-of931-MLB15154099153245231006131570414.283.000.4740256--
9Earl Torgeson+1b2524-MLB1344387011123510671981542107.253.000.3970174--
10Phil Masi+c4132-MLB11337643951905442352611115.253.000.3430129--
4,36Jeff Heath+of3533-MLB11536464116265207625146134.319.000.5821000212--
31Mike McCormick+of5031-MLB1153434510422713913234087.303.000.4170143--
5Jim Russell+of6829-MLB89322448518195444631338.264.000.4100132--
12Eddie Stanky+2b5931-MLB67247497914222936113045.320.000.4170103--
19Clint Conatser+of-26-MLB9022430629332303227124.277.000.384086--
7Sibby Sisti+2b-3b5827-MLB8322130546202103134184.244.000.290064--
15Bill Salkeld+c5231-MLB7819826488182814237193.242.000.414082--
6Frank McCormick+1b-37-MLB751801445924340109045.250.000.389070--
8Connie Ryan+2b-28-MLB5112214263001002116142.213.000.238029--
33Johnny Sain+p3830-MLB431151125310160130164.217.000.261030--
21Warren Spahn+p-27-MLB3790101530170624072.167.000.233021--
14Bobby Sturgeon+ss-2b-28-MLB347810173104045002.218.000.282022--
39,96Bill Voiselle+p-29-MLB37722700040417070.097.000.09707--
24Vern Bickford+p-27-MLB334931020070212061.204.000.245012--
13Red Barrett+p-33-MLB34390700030011042.179.000.17907--
7Danny Litwhiler+of6531-MLB1333092006042213.273.000.333011--
22,25Nels Potter+p-36-MLB18290111003003021.379.000.414012--
37Bobby Hogue+p-27-MLB4021021001005070.095.000.14303--
26Clyde Shoun+p-36-MLB3621242006004020.190.000.28606--
4Marv Rickert+of-27-MLB313130102001100.231.000.38505--
25Al Lyons+p-29-MLB1612220000024000.167.000.16702--
38Jim Prendergast+p-30-MLB105000000003000.000.000.00000--
5,20Ray Sanders+1b-31-MLB54010002010001.250.000.25001--
11Paul Burris+c-24-MLB24020000000000.500.000.50002--
17Johnny Beazley+p-30-MLB34000000001010.000.000.00000--
29Ernie White+p-31-MLB163000000002000.000.000.00000--
16Glenn Elliott+p-28-MLB12000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
33Johnny Sain+130-MLB24152.60423928431314.2297105911983137201.218.490.542.373.920.61----
21Warren Spahn+527-MLB15123.71363516311257.02371151061977114401.228.300.672.703.990.68----
39,96Bill Voiselle+1729-MLB13133.6337309252215.22269387189089101.479.430.753.763.711.01----
24Vern Bickford+5727-MLB1153.27332210151146.0125595396360001.297.710.553.883.701.05----
13Red Barrett+-33-MLB783.6534133080128.1132565292640001.239.260.631.822.810.65----
37Bobby Hogue+5127-MLB823.234010015286.188343141943001.249.170.421.984.480.44----
22,25Nels Potter+-36-MLB522.33187309285.07727224847101.008.150.420.854.980.17----
26Clyde Shoun+3436-MLB514.013621016474.077373372025201.319.360.852.433.040.80----
29Ernie White+-31-MLB021.96150008223.013750178001.305.090.006.653.132.13----
38Jim Prendergast+-30-MLB1110.26102004116.2302019153002.1016.200.542.701.621.67----
17Johnny Beazley+-30-MLB014.5032001016.019138274101.6310.691.133.942.251.75----
25Al Lyons+-29-MLB107.8270001012.2171111185001.9712.080.715.683.551.60----
16Ed Wright+-29-MLB001.933000204.2931022002.3617.360.003.863.861.00----
34Johnny Antonelli+-18-MLB002.254000414.0211030001.254.500.006.750.00------
16Glenn Elliott+-28-MLB103.001100003.0511012002.0015.000.003.006.000.50----
11Ray Martin+-23-MLB000.002000202.1000010000.430.000.003.860.00------
Totals: (32 players)91623.38153153701083171,3891354582521954305791101.538.770.602.793.750.74-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Phil MasiC1094583965.9880.00 
Bill SalkeldC592543235.9900.00 
Paul BurrisC261001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Earl Torgeson1B129106981885.9930.00 
Frank McCormick1B5034333530.9870.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie Stanky2B66168202745.9810.00 
Sibby Sisti2B44104107619.9720.00 
Connie Ryan2B4089112719.9660.00 
Bobby Sturgeon2B18364059.9380.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob Elliott3B1501462982618.9450.00 
Connie Ryan3B422001.0000.00 
Bobby Sturgeon3B43310.8570.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Alvin DarkSS1332533932566.9630.00 
Sibby SistiSS263666813.9270.00 
Bobby SturgeonSS44310.8750.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Tommy HolmesOF137283854.9830.00 
Jeff HeathOF106223622.9910.00 
Mike McCormickOF100187753.9750.00 
Jim RussellOF84246320.9920.00 
Clint ConatserOF76146341.9740.00 
Danny LitwhilerOF8241001.0000.00 
Al LyonsOF440001.0000.00 
Marv RickertOF391001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny SainP42314214823.9721.98 
Bobby HogueP4086411011.0001.57 
Bill VoiselleP3721563350.8861.63 
Clyde ShounP36745431.7501.09 
Warren SpahnP3625745213.9821.96 
Red BarrettP34128132611.9752.74 
Vern BickfordP3314662210.9661.73 
Nels PotterP188542021.9232.54 
Ernie WhiteP15230220.5000.78 
Jim PrendergastP101644001.0004.44 
Al LyonsP71238001.0008.11 
Johnny AntonelliP4403001.0006.75 
Johnny BeazleyP31612001.0001.69 
Ed WrightP3401001.0002.14 
Ray MartinP220000.0000.00 
Glenn ElliottP130000.0000.00 


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