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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Braves - 1947

    86-68

    Third place in National League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Earl Torgeson .281 16 78
    2B Connie Ryan .265 5 69
    SS Dick Culler .248 0 19
    3B Bob Elliott .317 22 113
    OF Tommy Holmes .309 9 53
    OF Johnny Hopp .288 2 32
    OF Bama Rowell .276 5 40
    C Phil Masi .304 9 50
      Other position players:
    Mike McCormick (.285, 3, 36), Danny Litwhiler (.261, 7, 31), Frank McCormick (.354, 2, 43), Nanny Fernandez (.206, 2, 21), Sibby Sisti (.281, 2, 15), Hank Camelli (.193, 1, 11), Tommy Neill (.200, 0, 0), Danny Murtaugh (.125, 0, 0), Bob Brady (.000, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Warren Spahn 21-10 2.33 3
    R Johnny Sain 21-12 3.52 1
    R Red Barrett 11-12 3.55 1
    R Bill Voiselle 8-7 4.32 0
    BULLPEN
    R Walt Lanfranconi 4-4 2.95 1
    R Andy Karl 2-3 3.86 3
    R Si Johnson 6-8 4.23 2
    L Clyde Shoun 5-3 4.40 1
      Other pitchers:
    Ed Wright (3-3, 6.40), Mort Cooper (2-5, 4.05), Johnny Beazley (2-0, 4.40), Glenn Elliott (0-1, 4.74), Ray Martin (1-0, 1.00), Ernie White (0-0, 0.00), Johnny Lanning (0-0, 9.82), Dick Mulligan (0-0, 9.00), Max Macon (0-0, 0.00)
     





    Friday, January 31
    Former Brave Johnny Kling dies in Kansas City, MO at the age of 72.
    Sunday, February 16
    Future Brave Terry Crowley is born in Staten Island, NY.
    Thursday, February 27
    Former Brave Ensign Cottrell dies in Syracuse, NY at the age of 59.
    Friday, February 28
    Future Brave Marty Perez is born in Visalia, CA.
    Friday, March 28
    Former Brave Johnny Evers dies in Albany, NY at the age of 66.
    Tuesday, April 15
    Lost to Dodgers (1-0), 5-3Ebbets Field (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Joe HattenSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Spider Jorgensen and Jackie Robinson (Dodgers) Earl Torgeson (Braves)
    Thursday, April 17
    Lost to Dodgers (2-0), 12-6Ebbets Field (0-2)0-2Lost 2
    Starters: Mort Cooper vs Kirby HigbeFourth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Duke Snider (Dodgers)
    Friday, April 18
    Defeated Phillies (2-1), 10-7Braves Field (1-0)1-2
    Starters: Oscar Judd vs Red BarrettFourth2 out
    Saturday, April 19
    Defeated Phillies (2-2), 9-3Braves Field (2-0)2-2Won 2
    Starters: Tommy Hughes vs Ed WrightFourth2 out
    Lost to Phillies (3-2), 9-2Braves Field (2-1)2-3
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Red BarrettFourth2 out
    Sunday, April 20
    Major-league debuts: Don Johnson (Yankees)
    Wednesday, April 23
    Defeated Giants (2-4), 5-1Braves Field (3-1)3-3
    Starters: Dave Koslo vs Warren SpahnThird2 out
    Thursday, April 24
    Defeated Giants (2-5), 14-5Braves Field (4-1)4-3Won 2
    Starters: Monte Kennedy vs Johnny SainThird1 out
    Saturday, April 26
    Defeated Phillies (4-6), 7-1Shibe Park (1-0)5-3Won 3
    Starters: Mort Cooper vs Dick KoecherThird1 out
    Sunday, April 27
    Lost to Phillies (5-6), 5-4Shibe Park (1-1)5-4
    Starters: Ed Wright vs Dutch LeonardFifth2 out
    Lost to Phillies (6-6), 5-4Shibe Park (1-2)5-5Lost 2
    Starters: Si Johnson vs Schoolboy RoweFifth2 out
    Tuesday, April 29
    Defeated Reds (7-7), 4-0Braves Field (5-1)6-5
    Starters: Joe Beggs vs Warren SpahnThird2 out
    Future Brave Tom House is born in Seattle, WA.
    Wednesday, April 30
    Defeated Reds (7-8), 10-3Braves Field (6-1)7-5Won 2
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Johnny SainThird1 out
    Thursday, May 1
    Former Brave Kitty Bransfield dies in Worcester, MA at the age of 73.
    Sunday, May 4
    Defeated Cardinals (2-11), 4-3Braves Field (7-1)8-5Won 3
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Warren SpahnThird2 out
    Lost to Cardinals (3-11), 9-0Braves Field (7-2)8-6
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Mort CooperThird2 out
    Tuesday, May 6
    Defeated Pirates (8-6), 6-0Braves Field (8-2)9-6
    Starters: Kirby Higbe vs Johnny SainSecond2 out
    Wednesday, May 7
    Defeated Pirates (8-7), 3-2Braves Field (9-2)10-6Won 2
    Starters: Ed Bahr vs Mort CooperSecond1 out
    Thursday, May 8
    Defeated Pirates (8-8), 12-5Braves Field (10-2)11-6Won 3
    Starters: Nick Strincevich vs Johnny BeazleySecond1 out
    Friday, May 9
    Defeated Giants (6-9), 6-2Polo Grounds V (1-0)12-6Won 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Saturday, May 10
    Lost to Giants (7-9), 2-1Polo Grounds V (1-1)12-7
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Larry JansenSecond1 out
    Sunday, May 11
    Lost to Giants (8-9), 8-1Polo Grounds V (1-2)12-8Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Monte KennedySecond1 out
    Defeated Giants (8-10), 11-3Polo Grounds V (2-2)13-8
    Starters: Si Johnson vs Bill AyersSecond1 out
    Monday, May 12
    Lost to Dodgers (12-8), 8-3Ebbets Field (0-3)13-9
    Starters: Mort Cooper vs Ralph BrancaThird1 out
    Tuesday, May 13
    Defeated Cubs (14-8), 7-4Wrigley Field (1-0)14-9
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Johnny SchmitzSecond out
    Thursday, May 15
    Lost to Cardinals (7-15), 8-2Sportsman's Park III (0-1)14-10
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry BrecheenSecond out
    Friday, May 16
    Lost to Cardinals (8-15), 4-3Sportsman's Park III (0-2)14-11Lost 2
    Starters: Si Johnson vs Red MungerSecond out
    Saturday, May 17
    Defeated Cardinals (8-16), 3-2Sportsman's Park III (1-2)15-11
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Howie PolletFirst--
    Sunday, May 18
    Lost to Reds (13-16), 2-1Crosley Field (0-1)15-12
    Starters: Mort Cooper vs Ewell BlackwellFirst--
    Defeated Reds (13-17), 3-1Crosley Field (1-1)16-12
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Johnny Vander MeerFirst--
    Tuesday, May 20
    Lost to Pirates (13-11), 4-3Forbes Field (0-1)16-13
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Ed BahrThird1 out
    Friday, May 23
    Lost to Giants (16-11), 8-1Braves Field (10-3)16-14Lost 2
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Si JohnsonFourth1 out
    Saturday, May 24
    Defeated Giants (16-12), 3-2Braves Field (11-3)17-14
    Starters: Monte Kennedy vs Warren SpahnThird1 out
    Sunday, May 25
    Lost to Giants (17-12), 9-3Braves Field (11-4)17-15
    Starters: Clint Hartung vs Red BarrettFourth1 out
    Monday, May 26
    Future Brave Darrell Evans is born in Pasadena, CA.
    Tuesday, May 27
    Defeated Phillies (16-19), 7-3Braves Field (12-4)18-15
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Johnny SainFourth1 out
    Wednesday, May 28
    Lost to Phillies (17-19), 4-2Braves Field (12-5)18-16
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Si JohnsonFourth1 out
    Friday, May 30
    Defeated Dodgers (19-16), 6-3Braves Field (13-5)19-16
    Starters: Rex Barney vs Warren SpahnSecond1 out
    Defeated Dodgers (19-17), 3-0Braves Field (14-5)20-16Won 2
    Starters: Vic Lombardi vs Red BarrettSecond1 out
    Saturday, May 31
    Lost to Dodgers (20-17), 5-0Braves Field (14-6)20-17
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Walt LanfranconiThird2 out
    Sunday, June 1
    Defeated Pirates (17-18), 2-0Braves Field (15-6)21-17
    Starters: Ed Bahr vs Johnny SainThird1 out
    Defeated Pirates (17-19), 8-7Braves Field (16-6)22-17Won 2
    Starters: Hank Behrman vs Ed WrightThird1 out
    Monday, June 2
    Lost to Pirates (18-19), 4-3Braves Field (16-7)22-18
    Starters: Rip Sewell vs Si JohnsonSecond1 out
    Tuesday, June 3
    Lost to Cardinals (17-23), 3-0Braves Field (16-8)22-19Lost 2
    Starters: Red Munger vs Warren SpahnFourth2 out
    Wednesday, June 4
    Defeated Cardinals (17-24), 3-1Braves Field (17-8)23-19
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Red BarrettThird1 out
    Thursday, June 5
    Lost to Cardinals (18-24), 5-3Braves Field (17-9)23-20
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Johnny SainThird2 out
    Friday, June 6
    Defeated Reds (20-26), 5-2Braves Field (18-9)24-20
    Starters: Kent Peterson vs Johnny BeazleyFourth2 out
    Saturday, June 7
    Defeated Reds (20-27), 9-0Braves Field (19-9)25-20Won 2
    Starters: Eddie Erautt vs Warren SpahnFourth1 out
    Monday, June 9
    Defeated Cubs (24-20), 1-0Braves Field (20-9)26-20Won 3
    Starters: Hank Borowy vs Red BarrettThird1 out
    Tuesday, June 10
    Defeated Cubs (24-21), 2-1Braves Field (21-9)27-20Won 4
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Johnny SainSecond1 out
    Wednesday, June 11
    Lost to Cubs (25-21), 4-0Braves Field (21-10)27-21
    Starters: Doyle Lade vs Warren SpahnFourth1 out
    Lost to Cubs (26-21), 5-2Braves Field (21-11)27-22Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Mort CooperFourth1 out
    Friday, June 13
    Defeated Pirates (20-29), 6-2Forbes Field (1-1)28-22
    StartersThird2 out
    Sunday, June 15
    Defeated Pirates (20-30), 13-4Forbes Field (2-1)29-22Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Nick StrincevichFirst--
    Defeated Pirates (20-31), 12-3Forbes Field (3-1)30-22Won 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Preacher RoeFirst--
    Tuesday, June 17
    Defeated Reds (26-30), 11-1Crosley Field (2-1)31-22Won 4
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Kent PetersonFirst--
    Wednesday, June 18
    Lost to Reds (27-30), 6-0Crosley Field (2-2)31-23
    Starters: Ed Wright vs Ewell BlackwellSecond2 out
    Friday, June 20
    Lost to Cubs (30-25), 6-5Wrigley Field (1-1)31-24Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Paul EricksonFirst--
    Saturday, June 21
    Defeated Cubs (30-26), 5-1Wrigley Field (2-1)32-24
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Doyle LadeFirst--
    Sunday, June 22
    Defeated Cubs (30-27), 8-7Wrigley Field (3-1)33-24Won 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Hank BorowyFirst--
    Monday, June 23
    Lost to Cardinals (30-29), 6-2Sportsman's Park III (1-3)33-25
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Red MungerFirst--
    Tuesday, June 24
    Defeated Cardinals (30-30), 9-6Sportsman's Park III (2-3)34-25
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Al BrazleFirst--
    Thursday, June 26
    Lost to Dodgers (35-26), 8-6Ebbets Field (0-4)34-26
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Joe HattenSecond out
    Friday, June 27
    Lost to Dodgers (36-26), 8-5Braves Field (21-12)34-27Lost 2
    Starters: Rex Barney vs Bill VoiselleSecond1 out
    Saturday, June 28
    Defeated Dodgers (36-27), 5-4Braves Field (22-12)35-27
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Red BarrettSecond out
    Sunday, June 29
    Defeated Phillies (27-38), 8-7Braves Field (23-12)36-27Won 2
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Defeated Phillies (27-39), 4-2Braves Field (24-12)37-27Won 3
    Starters: Tommy Hughes vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Tuesday, July 1
    Lost to Giants (35-27), 15-3Polo Grounds V (2-3)37-28
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Larry JansenFirst--
    Wednesday, July 2
    Lost to Phillies (29-40), 6-5Shibe Park (1-3)37-29Lost 2
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Al JurisichSecond1 out
    Thursday, July 3
    Lost to Phillies (30-40), 3-0Shibe Park (1-4)37-30Lost 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Tommy HughesThird1 out
    Friday, July 4
    Defeated Phillies (30-41), 10-3Shibe Park (2-4)38-30
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Ken HeintzelmanSecond1 out
    Defeated Phillies (30-42), 7-1Shibe Park (3-4)39-30Won 2
    Starters: Walt Lanfranconi vs Dutch LeonardSecond1 out
    Saturday, July 5
    Defeated Dodgers (41-31), 4-1Ebbets Field (1-4)40-30Won 3
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Vic LombardiFirst--
    Sunday, July 6
    Lost to Dodgers (42-31), 4-0Ebbets Field (1-5)40-31
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Ralph BrancaSecond1 out
    Monday, July 7
    Former Brave Dick Egan dies in Oakland, CA at the age of 64.
    Thursday, July 10
    Defeated Reds (37-39), 6-4Braves Field (25-12)41-31
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Red BarrettSecond2 out
    Lost to Reds (38-39), 2-1Braves Field (25-13)41-32
    Starters: Buddy Lively vs Bill VoiselleSecond2 out
    Friday, July 11
    Lost to Reds (39-39), 10-6Braves Field (25-14)41-33Lost 2
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Johnny SainSecond3 out
    Saturday, July 12
    Defeated Reds (39-40), 4-0Braves Field (26-14)42-33
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Warren SpahnSecond3 out
    Sunday, July 13
    Defeated Cubs (36-42), 8-7Braves Field (27-14)43-33Won 2
    Starters: Paul Erickson vs Red BarrettSecond3 out
    Defeated Cubs (36-43), 6-5Braves Field (28-14)44-33Won 3
    Starters: Hank Wyse vs Bill VoiselleSecond3 out
    Monday, July 14
    Lost to Cubs (37-43), 5-3Braves Field (28-15)44-34
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Johnny SainSecond3 out
    Tuesday, July 15
    Lost to Cardinals (43-38), 8-2Braves Field (28-16)44-35Lost 2
    Starters: Jim Hearn vs Walt LanfranconiSecond2 out
    Wednesday, July 16
    Defeated Cardinals (43-39), 3-0Braves Field (29-16)45-35
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Warren SpahnSecond2 out
    Thursday, July 17
    Lost to Cardinals (44-39), 5-2Braves Field (29-17)45-36
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Red BarrettSecond2 out
    Friday, July 18
    Lost to Pirates (34-49), 2-1Braves Field (29-18)45-37Lost 2
    Starters: Kirby Higbe vs Bill VoiselleThird3 out
    Saturday, July 19
    Defeated Pirates (34-50), 2-0Braves Field (30-18)46-37
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Johnny SainThird2 out
    Sunday, July 20
    Lost to Pirates (35-50), 9-1Braves Field (30-19)46-38
    Starters: Fritz Ostermueller vs Warren SpahnThird3 out
    Tuesday, July 22
    Defeated Cubs (40-46), 2-0Wrigley Field (4-1)47-38
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Hank BorowyThird4 out
    Lost to Cubs (41-46), 2-0Wrigley Field (4-2)47-39
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Claude PasseauThird4 out
    Wednesday, July 23
    Defeated Cubs (41-47), 12-4Wrigley Field (5-2)48-39
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Hank WyseSecond4 out
    Thursday, July 24
    Lost to Cubs (42-47), 6-4Wrigley Field (5-3)48-40
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Doyle LadeSecond5 out
    Friday, July 25
    Lost to Cardinals (49-40), 5-1Sportsman's Park III (2-4)48-41Lost 2
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Howie PolletThird6 out
    Saturday, July 26
    Lost to Cardinals (50-40), 9-5Sportsman's Park III (2-5)48-42Lost 3
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Jim HearnFourth7 out
    Sunday, July 27
    Defeated Cardinals (50-41), 10-3Sportsman's Park III (3-5)49-42
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry BrecheenFourth8 out
    Monday, July 28
    Lost to Cardinals (51-41), 8-7Sportsman's Park III (3-6)49-43
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Red MungerFourth9 out
    Tuesday, July 29
    Lost to Pirates (39-55), 6-5Forbes Field (3-2)49-44Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Tiny BonhamFourth10 out
    Wednesday, July 30
    Lost to Pirates (40-55), 5-3Forbes Field (3-3)49-45Lost 3
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Kirby HigbeFourth10 out
    Defeated Pirates (40-56), 8-5Forbes Field (4-3)50-45
    Starters: Ed Wright vs Preacher RoeFourth10 out
    Friday, August 1
    Defeated Reds (47-53), 4-2Crosley Field (3-2)51-45Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Johnny Vander MeerFourth10 out
    Lost to Reds (48-53), 3-2Crosley Field (3-3)51-46
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Buddy LivelyFourth10 out
    Saturday, August 2
    Lost to Reds (49-53), 7-6Crosley Field (3-4)51-47Lost 2
    Starters: Si Johnson vs Eddie ErauttFourth10 out
    Sunday, August 3
    Defeated Reds (49-54), 4-2Crosley Field (4-4)52-47
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Ewell BlackwellFourth10 out
    Lost to Reds (50-54), 6-1Crosley Field (4-5)52-48
    Starters: Ed Wright vs Ken RaffensbergerFourth10 out
    Monday, August 4
    Lost to Dodgers (64-39), 4-2Braves Field (30-20)52-49Lost 2
    Starters: Vic Lombardi vs Bill VoiselleFourth11 out
    Tuesday, August 5
    Defeated Dodgers (64-40), 4-2Braves Field (31-20)53-49
    Starters: Hal Gregg vs Johnny SainFourth10 out
    Wednesday, August 6
    Defeated Dodgers (64-41), 7-3Braves Field (32-20)54-49Won 2
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Warren SpahnFourth9 out
    Thursday, August 7
    Defeated Dodgers (64-42), 3-1Braves Field (33-20)55-49Won 3
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Red BarrettFourth8 out
    Friday, August 8
    Defeated Giants (55-44), 7-5Polo Grounds V (3-3)56-49Won 4
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Monte KennedyFourth8 out
    Saturday, August 9
    Defeated Giants (55-45), 9-4Polo Grounds V (4-3)57-49Won 5
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Dave KosloFourth7 out
    Sunday, August 10
    Lost to Giants (56-45), 6-2Polo Grounds V (4-4)57-50
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Larry JansenFourth7 out
    Defeated Giants (56-46), 7-5Polo Grounds V (5-4)58-50
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Andy HansenFourth7 out
    Tuesday, August 12
    Defeated Dodgers (66-44), 9-2Ebbets Field (2-5)59-50Won 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Ralph BrancaFourth6 out
    Wednesday, August 13
    Lost to Dodgers (67-44), 10-5Ebbets Field (2-6)59-51
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry TaylorFourth7 out
    Thursday, August 14
    Lost to Dodgers (68-44), 1-0Ebbets Field (2-7)59-52Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Vic LombardiFourth8 out
    Friday, August 15
    Defeated Giants (57-50), 8-7Braves Field (34-20)60-52
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Red BarrettThird8 out
    Saturday, August 16
    Defeated Giants (57-51), 4-1Braves Field (35-20)61-52Won 2
    Starters: Monte Kennedy vs Johnny SainThird8 out
    Sunday, August 17
    Defeated Giants (57-52), 2-1Braves Field (36-20)62-52Won 3
    Starters: Clint Hartung vs Warren SpahnThird7 out
    Defeated Giants (57-53), 3-1Braves Field (37-20)63-52Won 4
    Starters: Andy Hansen vs Bill VoiselleThird7 out
    Tuesday, August 19
    Defeated Pirates (49-67), 7-5Braves Field (38-20)64-52Won 5
    Starters: Tiny Bonham vs Red BarrettThird7 out
    Wednesday, August 20
    Lost to Pirates (50-67), 16-10Braves Field (38-21)64-53
    Starters: Fritz Ostermueller vs Johnny SainThird7 out
    Thursday, August 21
    Defeated Cubs (52-65), 8-2Braves Field (39-21)65-53
    Starters: Paul Erickson vs Warren SpahnThird7 out
    Defeated Cubs (52-66), 6-4Braves Field (40-21)66-53Won 2
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Bill VoiselleThird7 out
    Former Brave King Brady dies in Albany, NY at the age of 67.
    Friday, August 22
    Lost to Cubs (53-66), 5-1Braves Field (40-22)66-54
    Starters: Emil Kush vs Walt LanfranconiThird8 out
    Saturday, August 23
    Defeated Cubs (53-67), 10-4Braves Field (41-22)67-54
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Red BarrettThird8 out
    Sunday, August 24
    Lost to Cardinals (69-52), 9-5Braves Field (41-23)67-55
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Johnny SainThird9 out
    Monday, August 25
    Lost to Cardinals (70-52), 5-2Braves Field (41-24)67-56Lost 2
    Starters: Red Munger vs Warren SpahnThird10 out
    Tuesday, August 26
    Defeated Cardinals (70-53), 5-1Braves Field (42-24)68-56
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Bill VoiselleThird9 out
    Former Brave Hugh McQuillan dies in New York, NY at the age of 50.
    Wednesday, August 27
    Lost to Reds (61-67), 4-2Braves Field (42-25)68-57
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Red BarrettThird9 out
    Thursday, August 28
    Defeated Reds (61-68), 8-7Braves Field (43-25)69-57
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Johnny SainThird8 out
    Defeated Reds (61-69), 3-2Braves Field (44-25)70-57Won 2
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Si JohnsonThird8 out
    Friday, August 29
    Defeated Phillies (52-74), 9-2Shibe Park (4-4)71-57Won 3
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Ken HeintzelmanThird8 out
    Saturday, August 30
    Defeated Phillies (52-75), 3-2Shibe Park (5-4)72-57Won 4
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Al JurisichThird8 out
    Sunday, August 31
    Defeated Phillies (52-76), 3-2Shibe Park (6-4)73-57Won 5
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Dutch LeonardThird9 out
    Lost to Phillies (53-76), 7-2Shibe Park (6-5)73-58
    Starters: Si Johnson vs Blix DonnellyThird9 out
    Monday, September 1
    Lost to Giants (65-62), 2-1Polo Grounds V (5-5)73-59Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Larry JansenThird10 out
    Lost to Giants (66-62), 12-2Polo Grounds V (5-6)73-60Lost 3
    Starters: Clyde Shoun vs Ray PoatThird10 out
    Future Brave Craig Skok is born in Dobbs Ferry, NY.
    Thursday, September 4
    Defeated Phillies (54-78), 6-5Braves Field (45-25)74-60
    Starters: Schoolboy Rowe vs Bill VoiselleThird10 out
    Friday, September 5
    Defeated Phillies (54-79), 2-1Braves Field (46-25)75-60Won 2
    Starters: Dutch Leonard vs Warren SpahnThird10 out
    Saturday, September 6
    Defeated Phillies (54-80), 7-4Braves Field (47-25)76-60Won 3
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Johnny SainThird9 out
    Sunday, September 7
    Lost to Phillies (55-80), 2-0Braves Field (47-26)76-61
    Starters: Blix Donnelly vs Red BarrettThird9 out
    Tuesday, September 9
    Lost to Reds (66-74), 2-0Crosley Field (4-6)76-62Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bucky WaltersThird9 out
    Wednesday, September 10
    Defeated Reds (66-75), 8-0Crosley Field (5-6)77-62
    Starters: Clyde Shoun vs Ewell BlackwellThird9 out
    Thursday, September 11
    Lost to Pirates (56-82), 4-3Forbes Field (4-4)77-63
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Kirby HigbeThird10 out
    Lost to Pirates (57-82), 10-8Forbes Field (4-5)77-64Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Tiny BonhamThird10 out
    Friday, September 12
    Lost to Pirates (58-82), 4-3Forbes Field (4-6)77-65Lost 3
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Rip SewellThird10 out
    Saturday, September 13
    Defeated Pirates (58-83), 8-1Forbes Field (5-6)78-65
    Starters: Si Johnson vs Preacher RoeThird10 out
    Sunday, September 14
    Defeated Cubs (63-77), 1-0Wrigley Field (6-3)79-65Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Paul EricksonThird11 out
    Lost to Cubs (64-77), 6-1Wrigley Field (6-4)79-66
    Starters: Clyde Shoun vs Johnny SchmitzThird11 out
    Monday, September 15
    Lost to Cubs (65-77), 3-2Wrigley Field (6-5)79-67Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Bob ChipmanThird12 out
    Wednesday, September 17
    Defeated Cardinals (80-62), 10-8Sportsman's Park III (4-6)80-67
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Red MungerThird12 out
    Thursday, September 18
    Defeated Cardinals (80-63), 6-2Sportsman's Park III (5-6)81-67Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Murry DicksonThird11 out
    Major-league debuts: Ken Johnson (Cardinals)
    Saturday, September 20
    Defeated Dodgers (92-56), 8-1Ebbets Field (3-7)82-67Won 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Vic LombardiThird10 out
    Sunday, September 21
    Defeated Dodgers (92-57), 4-0Ebbets Field (4-7)83-67Won 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ralph BrancaThird9 out
    Wednesday, September 24
    Major-league debuts: Willie Ramsdell (Dodgers)
    Thursday, September 25
    Lost to Giants (80-70), 3-1Braves Field (47-27)83-68
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny SainThird10 out
    Friday, September 26
    Defeated Giants (80-71), 2-0Braves Field (48-27)84-68
    Starters: Ray Poat vs Warren SpahnThird10 out
    Saturday, September 27
    Defeated Dodgers (94-59), 2-1Braves Field (49-27)85-68Won 2
    Starters: Hal Gregg vs Ray MartinThird9 out
    Sunday, September 28
    Defeated Dodgers (94-60), 3-2Braves Field (50-27)86-68Won 3
    Starters: Phil Haugstad vs Ernie WhiteThird8 out
    Wednesday, October 1
    Future Brave Buzz Capra is born in Chicago, IL.
    Monday, October 6
    Future Brave Steve Kline is born in Wenatchee, WA. Future Brave Charlie Vaughan is born in Mercedes, TX.
    Saturday, October 11
    Former Brave Doc Martel dies in Washington, DC at the age of 65.
    Thursday, November 13
    Future Brave Gene Garber is born in Lancaster, PA.
    Sunday, November 23
    Future Brave Frank Tepedino is born in Brooklyn, NY.

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