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Boston Braves


5118 - 5598 (.478)


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Seasons

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Glossary
Team Lg Rnk Top Position Player Top Pitcher
NL
64
89
.418
7
-3
-82
-0.3
-0.3
Sid Gordon
4.9
Warren Spahn
6.7
NL
76
78
.494
4
-7
61
0.5
-0.1
Sid Gordon
4.8
Warren Spahn
7.8
NL
83
71
.539
4
1
49
0.7
-0.3
Sid Gordon
6.4
Warren Spahn
5.2
NL
75
79
.487
4
-1
-13
0.2
-0.3
Bob Elliott
5.2
Warren Spahn
5.6
NL
91
62
.595
1
-2
155
0.6
0.5
Bob Elliott
6.5
Johnny Sain
8.4
NL
86
68
.558
3
0
79
0.2
0.4
Bob Elliott
6.7
Warren Spahn
9.5
NL
81
72
.529
4
0
38
0.3
-0.0
Tommy Holmes
4.3
Johnny Sain
7.0
NL
67
85
.441
6
-8
-7
-0.1
0.1
Tommy Holmes
8.0
Ed Wright
2.9
NL
65
89
.422
6
-3
-81
-0.5
-0.0
Tommy Holmes
4.6
Jim Tobin
5.7
NL
68
85
.444
6
9
-147
-1.1
0.1
Tommy Holmes
3.2
Nate Andrews
5.1
NL
59
89
.399
7
-0
-130
-0.4
-0.5
Ernie Lombardi
3.9
Al Javery
3.2
NL
62
92
.403
7
-1
-128
-0.3
-0.6
Max West
3.7
Jim Tobin
3.9
NL
65
87
.428
7
2
-122
-0.3
-0.5
Eddie Miller
4.8
Dick Errickson
4.4
NL
63
88
.417
7
-3
-87
-0.3
-0.4
Max West
4.6
Johnny Lanning
1.9
NL
77
75
.507
5
8
-57
-0.3
-0.1
Elbie Fletcher
3.5
Danny MacFayden
3.4
NL
79
73
.520
5
0
23
-0.2
0.4
Gene Moore
5.3
Jim Turner
5.4
NL
71
83
.461
6
3
-84
-0.6
0.0
Tony Cuccinello
5.7
Danny MacFayden
5.7
NL
38
115
.248
8
-11
-277
-0.6
-1.3
Wally Berger
5.7
Bob Smith
2.3
NL
78
73
.517
4
6
-31
0.1
-0.3
Wally Berger
5.1
Ed Brandt
3.3
NL
83
71
.539
4
3
21
-0.2
0.3
Wally Berger
6.8
Ed Brandt
5.3
NL
77
77
.500
5
1
-6
-0.2
0.2
Wally Berger
3.8
Huck Betts
4.5
NL
64
90
.416
7
4
-147
-0.9
-0.1
Wally Berger
5.7
Ed Brandt
5.5
NL
70
84
.455
6
7
-142
-1.1
0.1
Wally Berger
4.2
Bob Smith
4.7
NL
56
98
.364
8
-0
-219
-1.0
-0.6
Rabbit Maranville
2.5
Socks Seibold
2.6
NL
50
103
.327
7
-3
-247
-0.6
-1.1
Rogers Hornsby
8.8
Art Delaney
1.6
NL
60
94
.390
7
-5
-120
-0.1
-0.7
Eddie Brown
1.9
Bob Smith
3.0
NL
66
86
.434
7
-0
-95
-0.2
-0.4
Dave Bancroft
4.1
Bob Smith
2.7
NL
70
83
.458
5
3
-94
-0.2
-0.4
Dave Bancroft
5.1
Larry Benton
3.9
NL
53
100
.346
8
5
-280
-1.0
-0.9
Dave Bancroft
1.3
Jesse Barnes
5.2
NL
54
100
.351
7
-7
-162
-0.6
-0.5
Billy Southworth
3.2
Jesse Barnes
4.1
NL
53
100
.346
8
-1
-226
-1.0
-0.6
Ray Powell
1.8
Frank Miller
3.2
NL
79
74
.516
4
0
24
0.2
-0.0
Walton Cruise
3.9
Joe Oeschger
4.6
NL
62
90
.408
7
3
-147
-0.4
-0.6
Rabbit Maranville
2.9
Joe Oeschger
3.2
NL
57
82
.410
6
-1
-98
-0.2
-0.5
Rabbit Maranville
4.2
Dick Rudolph
4.3
NL
53
71
.427
7
-4
-45
-0.1
-0.3
Red Smith
3.7
Art Nehf
3.3
NL
72
81
.471
6
-3
-16
0.0
-0.1
Rabbit Maranville
4.5
Art Nehf
3.2
NL
89
63
.586
3
2
89
0.3
0.3
Rabbit Maranville
5.3
Dick Rudolph
4.0
NL
83
69
.546
2
3
37
0.2
0.0
Sherry Magee
4.8
Tom Hughes
4.9
NL
94
59
.614
1
5
109
0.3
0.5
Rabbit Maranville
5.0
Bill James
8.2
NL
69
82
.457
5
-1
-49
-0.1
-0.2
Joe Connolly
2.0
Dick Rudolph
4.1
NL
52
101
.340
8
-9
-168
-0.4
-0.7
Bill Sweeney
5.3
Hub Perdue
2.8
NL
44
107
.291
8
-4
-322
-0.4
-1.8
Buck Herzog
2.5
Ed Donnelly
1.1
NL
53
100
.346
8
-0
-206
-1.2
-0.1
Peaches Graham
1.8
Buster Brown
3.8
NL
45
108
.294
8
-3
-248
-1.2
-0.5
Johnny Bates
1.4
Cliff Curtis
3.8
NL
63
91
.409
6
-4
-85
-0.2
-0.4
Bill Dahlen
5.2
Cecil Ferguson
2.3
NL
58
90
.392
7
1
-150
-0.2
-0.9
Dave Brain
4.9
Patsy Flaherty
1.7
NL
49
102
.325
8
3
-241
-1.0
-0.7
Fred Tenney
3.3
Irv Young
3.8
NL
51
103
.331
7
3
-265
-1.2
-0.6
Fred Tenney
3.8
Irv Young
9.2
NL
55
98
.359
7
7
-258
-0.7
-1.0
Fred Tenney
3.1
Togie Pittinger
5.0
NL
58
80
.420
6
1
-121
-0.7
-0.3
Fred Tenney
3.8
Vic Willis
6.1
NL
73
64
.533
3
-2
56
-0.1
0.5
Fred Tenney
5.1
Vic Willis
8.4
NL
69
69
.500
5
3
-25
-1.1
0.9
Billy Hamilton
2.4
Vic Willis
8.8
NL
66
72
.478
4
-7
39
-0.0
0.3
Billy Hamilton
4.2
Bill Dinneen
6.5
NL
95
57
.625
2
-1
213
-0.1
1.6
Chick Stahl
5.6
Vic Willis
10.5
NL
102
47
.685
1
3
258
0.5
1.4
Jimmy Collins
6.9
Kid Nichols
10.8
NL
93
39
.705
1
-1
360
1.6
1.3
Jimmy Collins
5.3
Kid Nichols
10.9
NL
74
57
.565
4
0
99
0.3
0.5
Billy Hamilton
5.8
Kid Nichols
7.2
NL
71
60
.542
6
-1
81
-0.2
0.8
Hugh Duffy
4.2
Kid Nichols
10.1
NL
83
49
.629
3
3
218
1.4
0.4
Hugh Duffy
6.8
Kid Nichols
8.0
NL
86
43
.667
1
6
213
1.1
0.7
Billy Nash
3.6
Kid Nichols
11.8
NL
102
48
.680
1
7
213
0.5
1.0
Herman Long
4.7
Kid Nichols
9.3
NL
87
51
.630
1
1
189
0.3
1.1
Herman Long
4.7
John Clarkson
9.6
NL
76
57
.571
5
-6
170
-0.2
1.5
Tommy Tucker
3.4
Kid Nichols
13.1
NL
83
45
.648
2
2
200
0.2
1.5
Dan Brouthers
6.2
John Clarkson
16.7
NL
70
64
.522
4
-2
50
0.1
0.3
Billy Nash
5.3
John Clarkson
4.3
NL
61
60
.504
5
-3
39
0.7
-0.4
Sam Wise
4.7
Kid Madden
3.7
NL
56
61
.479
5
-2
-4
0.4
-0.5
John Morrill
2.5
Old Hoss Radbourn
4.6
NL
46
66
.411
5
-4
-61
-0.1
-0.5
Ezra Sutton
4.0
Charlie Buffinton
5.8
NL
73
38
.658
2
-2
216
0.5
1.4
Ezra Sutton
6.2
Charlie Buffinton
14.9
NL
63
35
.643
1
-4
213
1.4
0.9
Charlie Buffinton
4.3
Jim Whitney
11.0
NL
45
39
.536
3
-2
58
0.4
0.3
John Morrill
3.2
Jim Whitney
5.5
NL
38
45
.458
6
3
-61
-0.8
0.0
Ezra Sutton
2.5
Jim Whitney
7.8
NL
40
44
.476
6
2
-40
0.3
-0.8
Jim O'Rourke
2.8
Tommy Bond
1.5
NL
54
30
.643
2
-7
214
1.6
1.0
Charley Jones
4.5
Tommy Bond
14.4
NL
41
19
.683
1
5
57
-0.1
1.1
Jack Burdock
1.3
Tommy Bond
13.8
NL
42
18
.700
1
-1
156
1.3
1.4
Deacon White
3.3
Tommy Bond
11.6
NL
39
31
.557
4
2
21
0.9
-0.6
George Wright
3.1
Foghorn Bradley
0.4

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