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1956 MILWAUKEE BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Milwaukee,WI
Team Record:  92-62   .597
Result:   2nd in National League
Manager(s):  Fred Haney, Charlie Grimm
General Manager:   John Quinn
Stadium:  County Stadium
Attendance:  2,046,331
Playoffs:  -

Milwaukee Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Andy Pafko (35)
Youngest Player:  Felix Mantilla (21)
Longest Tenure:  Dave Jolly, Lew Burdette, Del Crandall, Eddie Mathews, Jim Pendleton, Bob Buhl, Johnny Logan, Andy Pafko, Ernie Johnson, Warren Spahn, Jack Dittmer, Joe Adcock, Bill Bruton (4)
Top Hitter:  Hank Aaron (3)
Top Pitcher:  Warren Spahn (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  91.01%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9361.604--
Milwaukee9262.5971.0
Cincinnati9163.5912.0
St. Louis7678.49417.0
Philadelphia7183.46122.0
NY Giants6787.43526.0
Pittsburgh6688.42927.0
Chi Cubs6094.39033.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSwOBATBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
44Hank Aaron+of322UDFA: 1952MLB15360910620034142692243754265721.328.365.558923.3993406604461318.0.325
41Eddie Mathews+3b724-MLB1515521031502123795609186117344.272.373.518892.3852866514131197.8.261
23Johnny Logan+ss3529-MLB1485456915327515463046495231413.281.340.431771.343235631440915.6.285
38Bill Bruton+of2130-MLB1475257314323158568626631111887.272.304.419723.310220578421754.8.292
4Danny O'Connell+2b-3b2029-MLB13949871119179242337642401646.239.342.321663.310160598408684.5.255
9Joe Adcock+1b-of1728-MLB13745476132231381031032861611211.291.337.597934.400271500346957.4.283
25,34Bobby Thomson+of4932-MLB14245159106104207424437524549.235.302.408710.314184505367584.3.239
1Del Crandall+c4426-MLB11231137741421648123530115655.238.312.450763.320140358255505.3.215
7Del Rice+c6833-MLB7118815409131700183407205.213.282.319601.26060208155162.8.245
14,37Frank Torre+1b-24-MLB1111591741600161011402415.258.304.296600.27147175128163.4.263
43Wes Covington+of-24-MLB7513817394021610162013202.283.361.355716.32449157103195.0.319
21Warren Spahn+p-35-MLB39105822303101043200203.210.239.324562.252341118861.7.271
6Jack Dittmer+2b-28-MLB441028254016008800200.245.300.314614.2823211279113.9.258
48Andy Pafko+of-35-MLB45931524502900101300100.258.330.376706.3223510470135.2.282
33Lew Burdette+p5229-MLB4586916100800216101121.186.209.198406.187171028420.5.222
10Bob Buhl+p-27-MLB38731720030013400600.096.108.123231.10698072-5-1.9.179
18Chuck Tanner+of-26-MLB6063615201400101002003.238.342.317660.29920735173.6.269
5Felix Mantilla+2b-ss-21-MLB35539151103011810101.283.309.340649.29418564153.4.333
20Ray Crone+p-24-MLB35494610020081800501.122.246.143388.202762490-0.1.194
22Gene Conley+p6525-MLB3145171004001300801.156.174.178352.1628544700.3.167
39Toby Atwell+c-32-MLB1530251027004101000.167.265.400665.28512342544.4.111
17Taylor Phillips+p-23-MLB23210000000021100100.000.087.00087.06202422-3-3.3.000
28Earl Hersh+of-24-MLB713033000000500000.231.231.462692.2976131024.3.375
3Jim Pendleton+of-32-MLB1411000000001300001.000.083.00083.05901212--.000
36Lou Sleater+p-29-MLB2510150002001300000.500.545.5001045.4775115213.2.714
12,30Bob Trowbridge+p-26-MLB197100000001300100.000.125.000125.089098-1-2.3.000
19Red Murff+p-35-MLB145010000000000000.200.200.200400.18115401.1.200
32Ernie Johnson+p-32-MLB364010001000000010.250.200.250450.18115402.0.200
16Dave Jolly+p-31-MLB294000002001200100.000.200.000200.1420650-1.5.000
24Bob Roselli+c-24-MLB42110011000100000.500.5002.00025001.045421242.4.000
17Chet Nichols+p-25-MLB21000000000000000.000.000.0000.000011--.000
Totals: (31 players)1545207709135021254177667292048671420761424299.259.323.423746--2201589741607815.1.269

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPHBIBBBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
21Warren Spahn+235-MLB20112.78393520333281.12499287255212870 01.077.970.801.664.090.41--0.83
33Lew Burdette+529-MLB19102.70393516621256.12349277225211020 01.128.220.771.833.860.47--1.19
10Bob Buhl+1327-MLB1883.32383313200216.21909680181058630 11.367.890.754.363.571.22--1.04
20Ray Crone+3524-MLB11103.8735216072169.2173927319447330 11.289.181.012.333.870.60--0.88
22Gene Conley+3625-MLB893.1331195193158.1169745513526830 01.409.610.742.963.870.76--0.86
17Taylor Phillips+-23-MLB532.26236306287.26925226333600 01.167.080.623.393.700.92--1.16
32Ernie Johnson+4032-MLB433.713600023651.05421219212610 01.479.531.593.714.590.81--0.69
12,30Bob Trowbridge+-26-MLB322.66194108050.23815154344030 01.426.750.716.047.110.85--0.57
36Lou Sleater+-29-MLB223.152510011245.24222166273200 01.518.281.185.326.310.84--1.15
16Dave Jolly+4331-MLB233.742900018745.23921197352020 01.627.691.386.903.941.75--0.60
19Red Murff+-35-MLB004.44141004124.1251412371800 01.329.251.112.596.660.39--2.62
17Chet Nichols+-25-MLB016.752000004.093313200 03.0020.252.256.754.501.50--2.00
49Humberto Robinson+-26-MLB000.001000002.010002000 01.504.500.009.000.00----2.00
11Phil Paine+-26-MLB00--100000--32000000 0----------------
Totals: (31 players)92623.10154154641290271,393129556948017746763924--21.328.360.863.024.130.73-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Del CrandallC1094484429.9960.00 
Del RiceC652712152.9830.00 
Toby AtwellC10324011.0000.00 
Bob RoselliC381011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Joe Adcock1B1291086756109.9950.00 
Frank Torre1B8939042334.9930.00 
Jim Pendleton1B120001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Danny O'Connell2B1382953811098.9850.00 
Jack Dittmer2B426478315.9790.00 
Jim Pendleton2B101001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie Mathews3B1501332872522.9440.00 
Danny O'Connell3B43210.8330.00 
Felix Mantilla3B32410.8570.00 
Bobby Thomson3B351030.8330.00 
Jim Pendleton3B20000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Johnny LoganSS1482664672494.9680.00 
Felix MantillaSS151941081.0000.00 
Jim PendletonSS312001.0000.00 
Danny O'ConnellSS111011.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hank AaronOF15231617134.9620.00 
Bill BrutonOF14539110131.9690.00 
Bobby ThomsonOF136257770.9740.00 
Andy PafkoOF3743210.9780.00 
Wes CovingtonOF3544211.9790.00 
Chuck TannerOF84010.8000.00 
Earl HershOF20010.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lew BurdetteP39256194814.9852.35 
Warren SpahnP39281164117.9831.82 
Bob BuhlP38216193512.9822.25 
Ernie JohnsonP365141010.9332.47 
Ray CroneP35169152312.9742.02 
Gene ConleyP3115882523.9431.88 
Dave JollyP29450511.8331.00 
Lou SleaterP2545411001.0002.99 
Taylor PhillipsP2387923021.0003.30 
Bob TrowbridgeP195001111.9171.97 
Red MurffP14244410.8892.99 
Chet NicholsP2402001.0004.50 
Phil PaineP100000.0000.00 
Humberto RobinsonP1211001.0009.00 


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