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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Braves - 1948

    91-62

    First place in National League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Earl Torgeson .253 10 67
    2B Eddie Stanky .320 2 29
    SS Alvin Dark .322 3 48
    3B Bob Elliott .283 23 100
    OF Tommy Holmes .325 6 61
    OF Jeff Heath .319 20 76
    OF Mike McCormick .303 1 39
    C Phil Masi .253 5 44
      Other position players:
    Jim Russell (.264, 9, 54), Clint Conatser (.277, 3, 23), Sibby Sisti (.244, 0, 21), Bill Salkeld (.242, 8, 28), Frank McCormick (.250, 4, 34), Connie Ryan (.213, 0, 10), Bobby Sturgeon (.218, 0, 4), Danny Litwhiler (.273, 0, 6), Marv Rickert (.231, 0, 2), Ray Sanders (.250, 0, 2), Paul Burris (.500, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Johnny Sain 24-15 2.60 1
    L Warren Spahn 15-12 3.71 1
    R Bill Voiselle 13-13 3.63 2
    R Vern Bickford 11-5 3.27 1
    BULLPEN
    R Bobby Hogue 8-2 3.23 2
    L Clyde Shoun 5-1 4.01 4
    R Red Barrett 7-8 3.65 0
    L Ernie White 0-2 1.96 2
      Other pitchers:
    Nels Potter (5-2, 2.33), Jim Prendergast (1-1, 10.26), Johnny Beazley (0-1, 4.50), Al Lyons (1-0, 7.82), Ed Wright (0-0, 1.93), Johnny Antonelli (0-0, 2.25), Glenn Elliott (1-0, 3.00), Ray Martin (0-0, 0.00)
     





    Sunday, January 25
    Future Brave Ed Goodson is born in Pulaski, VA.
    Tuesday, March 9
    Future Brave Darrel Chaney is born in Hammond, IN.
    Wednesday, March 24
    Former Brave Jimmy Bannon dies in Glen Rock, NJ at the age of 77.
    Thursday, April 1
    Future Brave Willie Montanez is born in Catano, P.R.
    Saturday, April 10
    Future Brave Lee Lacy is born in Longview, TX.
    Sunday, April 18
    Future Brave Ron Schueler is born in Catharine, KS.
    Monday, April 19
    Major-league debuts: Monty Basgall and Ed Fitz Gerald (Pirates)
    Tuesday, April 20
    Lost to Phillies (1-0), 3-1Shibe Park (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Dutch LeonardThird1 out
    Wednesday, April 21
    Lost to Phillies (2-0), 4-3Shibe Park (0-2)0-2Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Schoolboy RoweFourth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Johnny Blatnik (Phillies)
    Thursday, April 22
    Defeated Phillies (2-1), 10-4Shibe Park (1-2)1-2
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Curt SimmonsThird1 out
    Friday, April 23
    Lost to Giants (2-2), 3-1Braves Field (0-1)1-3
    Starters: Ray Poat vs Warren SpahnFifth2 out
    Saturday, April 24
    Lost to Giants (3-2), 16-9Braves Field (0-2)1-4Lost 2
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny BeazleyFourth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Vern Bickford and Bobby Hogue (Braves)
    Sunday, April 25
    Lost to Giants (4-2), 6-2Braves Field (0-3)1-5Lost 3
    Starters: Bobo Newsom vs Johnny SainFifth4 out
    Lost to Giants (5-2), 6-0Braves Field (0-4)1-6Lost 4
    Starters: Sheldon Jones vs Jim PrendergastFifth4 out
    Major-league debuts: Jim Prendergast (Braves)
    Monday, April 26
    Defeated Dodgers (3-4), 5-0Braves Field (1-4)2-6
    Starters: Jack Banta vs Bill VoiselleSixth4 out
    Tuesday, April 27
    Defeated Dodgers (3-5), 3-2Braves Field (2-4)3-6Won 2
    Starters: Rex Barney vs Red BarrettSeventh4 out
    Wednesday, April 28
    Defeated Phillies (4-5), 7-0Braves Field (3-4)4-6Won 3
    Starters: Blix Donnelly vs Warren SpahnSixth3 out
    Future Brave Pablo Torrealba is born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela.
    Thursday, April 29
    Lost to Phillies (5-5), 4-2Braves Field (3-5)4-7
    Starters: Schoolboy Rowe vs Johnny BeazleySeventh3 out
    Friday, April 30
    Defeated Giants (7-4), 7-2Polo Grounds V (1-0)5-7
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Ray PoatSeventh2 out
    Saturday, May 1
    Defeated Giants (7-5), 6-3Polo Grounds V (2-0)6-7Won 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Bobo NewsomFifth2 out
    Sunday, May 2
    Lost to Giants (8-5), 5-1Polo Grounds V (2-1)6-8
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Larry JansenFifth3 out
    Wednesday, May 5
    Lost to Pirates (9-4), 3-2Forbes Field (0-1)6-9Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Elmer RiddleSeventh4 out
    Thursday, May 6
    Major-league debuts: Bob Chesnes (Pirates)
    Friday, May 7
    Defeated Reds (7-10), 4-3Crosley Field (1-0)7-9
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Ewell BlackwellFifth3 out
    Saturday, May 8
    Defeated Reds (7-11), 3-2Crosley Field (2-0)8-9Won 2
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Johnny Vander MeerFifth3 out
    Sunday, May 9
    Lost to Cardinals (10-5), 6-4Sportsman's Park III (0-1)8-10
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Murry DicksonSixth3 out
    Monday, May 10
    Defeated Cardinals (10-6), 6-0Sportsman's Park III (1-1)9-10
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Jim HearnThird2 out
    Thursday, May 13
    Defeated Cubs (7-11), 2-0Wrigley Field (1-0)10-10Won 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Johnny SchmitzFifth2 out
    Saturday, May 15
    Defeated Dodgers (11-11), 1-0Ebbets Field (1-0)11-10Won 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Rex BarneyFourth2 out
    Monday, May 17
    Defeated Dodgers (11-12), 12-3Ebbets Field (2-0)12-10Won 4
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Erv PalicaThird2 out
    Tuesday, May 18
    Lost to Pirates (13-11), 4-3Braves Field (3-6)12-11
    Starters: Elmer Singleton vs Bill VoiselleFourth3 out
    Wednesday, May 19
    Defeated Pirates (13-12), 4-1Braves Field (4-6)13-11
    Starters: Rip Sewell vs Vern BickfordThird3 out
    Future Brave Al Santorini is born in Irvington, NJ.
    Thursday, May 20
    Lost to Pirates (14-12), 13-0Braves Field (4-7)13-12
    Starters: Elmer Riddle vs Red BarrettFourth4 out
    Friday, May 21
    Defeated Cardinals (16-8), 3-1Braves Field (5-7)14-12
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Warren SpahnFourth3 out
    Saturday, May 22
    Lost to Cardinals (17-8), 6-4Braves Field (5-8)14-13
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Sunday, May 23
    Defeated Cubs (11-16), 8-5Braves Field (6-8)15-13
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Bill VoiselleThird4 out
    Defeated Cubs (11-17), 12-4Braves Field (7-8)16-13Won 2
    Starters: Dutch McCall vs Vern BickfordThird4 out
    Wednesday, May 26
    Lost to Reds (13-20), 8-5Braves Field (7-9)16-14
    Starters: Herm Wehmeier vs Warren SpahnThird3 out
    Former Brave Bill Sweeney dies in Cambridge, MA at the age of 63.
    Friday, May 28
    Lost to Dodgers (14-19), 7-5Braves Field (7-10)16-15Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Saturday, May 29
    Lost to Dodgers (15-19), 3-1Braves Field (7-11)16-16Lost 3
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Bill VoiselleFifth4 out
    Monday, May 31
    Lost to Phillies (19-18), 6-3Braves Field (7-12)16-17Lost 4
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Vern BickfordFourth3 out
    Defeated Phillies (19-19), 10-4Braves Field (8-12)17-17
    Starters: Schoolboy Rowe vs Warren SpahnFourth3 out
    Wednesday, June 2
    Defeated Pirates (20-17), 5-1Forbes Field (1-1)18-17Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Vic LombardiFourth3 out
    Thursday, June 3
    Lost to Pirates (21-17), 5-3Forbes Field (1-2)18-18
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Kirby HigbeFourth3 out
    Friday, June 4
    Defeated Pirates (21-18), 10-7Forbes Field (2-2)19-18
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Bob ChesnesFourth3 out
    Saturday, June 5
    Lost to Pirates (22-18), 8-7Forbes Field (2-3)19-19
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Fritz OstermuellerFifth3 out
    Sunday, June 6
    Defeated Cubs (15-27), 1-0Wrigley Field (2-0)20-19
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Russ MeyerFourth3 out
    Monday, June 7
    Defeated Cubs (15-28), 9-5Wrigley Field (3-0)21-19Won 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Dutch McCallFourth2 out
    Tuesday, June 8
    Defeated Cubs (15-29), 11-1Wrigley Field (4-0)22-19Won 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Johnny SchmitzThird2 out
    Wednesday, June 9
    Defeated Cardinals (25-19), 11-5Sportsman's Park III (2-1)23-19Won 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Howie PolletThird1 out
    Thursday, June 10
    Defeated Cardinals (25-20), 10-2Sportsman's Park III (3-1)24-19Won 5
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Murry DicksonSecond out
    Friday, June 11
    Defeated Cardinals (25-21), 7-3Sportsman's Park III (4-1)25-19Won 6
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Al BrazleFirst--
    Saturday, June 12
    Lost to Reds (22-26), 3-2Crosley Field (2-1)25-20
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Johnny Vander MeerSecond1 out
    Lost to Reds (23-26), 11-9Crosley Field (2-2)25-21Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Howie FoxSecond1 out
    Sunday, June 13
    Defeated Reds (23-27), 8-7Crosley Field (3-2)26-21
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Kent PetersonFirst--
    Defeated Reds (23-28), 10-5Crosley Field (4-2)27-21Won 2
    Starters: Jim Prendergast vs Ewell BlackwellFirst--
    Tuesday, June 15
    Defeated Cubs (19-31), 6-3Braves Field (9-12)28-21Won 3
    Starters: Russ Meyer vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Wednesday, June 16
    Lost to Cubs (20-31), 8-5Braves Field (9-13)28-22
    Starters: Dutch McCall vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Thursday, June 17
    Defeated Cubs (20-32), 7-6Braves Field (10-13)29-22
    Starters: Ralph Hamner vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Defeated Cubs (20-33), 8-7Braves Field (11-13)30-22Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Friday, June 18
    Defeated Reds (24-31), 5-4Braves Field (12-13)31-22Won 3
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Clyde ShounFirst--
    Saturday, June 19
    Defeated Reds (24-32), 5-0Braves Field (13-13)32-22Won 4
    Starters: Tommy Hughes vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Sunday, June 20
    Defeated Reds (24-33), 5-4Braves Field (14-13)33-22Won 5
    Starters: Herm Wehmeier vs Red BarrettFirst--
    Defeated Reds (24-34), 4-1Braves Field (15-13)34-22Won 6
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Monday, June 21
    Lost to Cardinals (31-25), 1-0Braves Field (15-14)34-23
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Tuesday, June 22
    Lost to Cardinals (32-25), 5-2Braves Field (15-15)34-24Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Thursday, June 24
    Lost to Cardinals (33-25), 11-2Braves Field (15-16)34-25Lost 3
    Starters: Howie Pollet vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Friday, June 25
    Defeated Pirates (32-27), 12-3Braves Field (16-16)35-25
    Starters: Fritz Ostermueller vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Saturday, June 26
    Lost to Pirates (33-27), 7-1Braves Field (16-17)35-26
    Starters: Tiny Bonham vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Sunday, June 27
    Defeated Pirates (33-28), 9-1Braves Field (17-17)36-26
    Starters: Vic Lombardi vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Tuesday, June 29
    Lost to Giants (32-29), 11-3Braves Field (17-18)36-27
    Starters: Ray Poat vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Wednesday, June 30
    Defeated Giants (32-30), 3-1Braves Field (18-18)37-27
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Thursday, July 1
    Defeated Giants (32-31), 4-1Braves Field (19-18)38-27Won 2
    Starters: Clint Hartung vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Friday, July 2
    Defeated Phillies (34-34), 7-3Shibe Park (2-2)39-27Won 3
    Starters: Clyde Shoun vs Curt SimmonsFirst--
    Saturday, July 3
    Defeated Phillies (34-35), 11-6Shibe Park (3-2)40-27Won 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ken HeintzelmanFirst--
    Sunday, July 4
    Lost to Phillies (35-35), 7-2Shibe Park (3-3)40-28
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Blix DonnellyFirst--
    Lost to Phillies (36-35), 5-2Shibe Park (3-4)40-29Lost 2
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Robin RobertsFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Johnny Antonelli (Braves)
    Monday, July 5
    Lost to Giants (34-33), 6-5Polo Grounds V (2-2)40-30Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Clint HartungFirst--
    Defeated Giants (34-34), 4-1Polo Grounds V (3-2)41-30
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Dave KosloFirst--
    Tuesday, July 6
    Defeated Giants (34-35), 4-3Polo Grounds V (4-2)42-30Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Monte KennedyFirst--
    Wednesday, July 7
    Lost to Dodgers (33-35), 4-3Ebbets Field (2-1)42-31
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ralph BrancaFirst--
    Thursday, July 8
    Defeated Dodgers (33-36), 7-4Ebbets Field (3-1)43-31
    Starters: Bobby Hogue vs Joe HattenFirst--
    Friday, July 9
    Defeated Phillies (36-40), 13-2Braves Field (20-18)44-31Won 2
    Starters: Robin Roberts vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Saturday, July 10
    Defeated Phillies (36-41), 4-3Braves Field (21-18)45-31Won 3
    Starters: Dutch Leonard vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Sunday, July 11
    Defeated Phillies (36-42), 9-4Braves Field (22-18)46-31Won 4
    Starters: Blix Donnelly vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Wednesday, July 14
    Future Brave Pepe Frias is born in San Pedro de Macoris, D.R. Future Brave Earl Williams is born in Newark, NJ.
    Thursday, July 15
    Defeated Cubs (33-44), 2-1Wrigley Field (5-0)47-31Won 5
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Ralph HamnerFirst--
    Tied Cubs, 1-1Wrigley Field (5-0)47-31
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Bob RushFirst--
    Friday, July 16
    Defeated Cubs (33-45), 12-10Wrigley Field (6-0)48-31Won 6
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Russ MeyerFirst--
    Saturday, July 17
    Lost to Cubs (34-45), 4-1Wrigley Field (6-1)48-32
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ralph HamnerFirst--
    Sunday, July 18
    Defeated Pirates (40-38), 10-2Forbes Field (3-3)49-32
    Starters: Nels Potter vs Elmer RiddleFirst--
    Defeated Pirates (40-39), 3-1Forbes Field (4-3)50-32Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Tiny BonhamFirst--
    Monday, July 19
    Lost to Pirates (41-39), 1-0Forbes Field (4-4)50-33
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Fritz OstermuellerFirst--
    Tuesday, July 20
    Lost to Reds (39-46), 9-6Crosley Field (4-3)50-34Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Herm WehmeierFirst--
    Wednesday, July 21
    Defeated Reds (39-47), 6-2Crosley Field (5-3)51-34
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ewell BlackwellFirst--
    Friday, July 23
    Lost to Cardinals (44-40), 7-5Sportsman's Park III (4-2)51-35
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Al BrazleFirst--
    Saturday, July 24
    Lost to Cardinals (45-40), 4-3Sportsman's Park III (4-3)51-36Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Ken JohnsonFirst--
    Sunday, July 25
    Lost to Cardinals (46-40), 6-5Sportsman's Park III (4-4)51-37Lost 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Gerry StaleyFirst--
    Defeated Cardinals (46-41), 8-6Sportsman's Park III (5-4)52-37
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Harry BrecheenFirst--
    Tuesday, July 27
    Defeated Pirates (44-43), 5-1Braves Field (23-18)53-37Won 2
    Starters: Fritz Ostermueller vs Nels PotterFirst--
    Wednesday, July 28
    Defeated Pirates (44-44), 8-2Braves Field (24-18)54-37Won 3
    Starters: Elmer Riddle vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Thursday, July 29
    Defeated Pirates (44-45), 2-1Braves Field (25-18)55-37Won 4
    Starters: Mel Queen vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Friday, July 30
    Lost to Cardinals (47-44), 6-2Braves Field (25-19)55-38
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Saturday, July 31
    Defeated Cardinals (47-45), 7-6Braves Field (26-19)56-38
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Sunday, August 1
    Lost to Cardinals (48-45), 9-6Braves Field (26-20)56-39
    Starters: Howie Pollet vs Nels PotterFirst--
    Monday, August 2
    Lost to Reds (42-55), 3-1Braves Field (26-21)56-40Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Tuesday, August 3
    Lost to Reds (43-55), 5-4Braves Field (26-22)56-41Lost 3
    Starters: Herm Wehmeier vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Wednesday, August 4
    Lost to Reds (44-55), 4-2Braves Field (26-23)56-42Lost 4
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Thursday, August 5
    Defeated Reds (44-56), 6-4Braves Field (27-23)57-42
    Starters: Kent Peterson vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Friday, August 6
    Lost to Cubs (41-59), 5-4Braves Field (27-24)57-43
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Saturday, August 7
    Defated Cubs (41-60), 6-3Braves Field (28-24)58-43
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Sunday, August 8
    Defeated Cubs (41-61), 6-3Braves Field (29-24)59-43Won 2
    Starters: Hank Borowy vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Tuesday, August 10
    Lost to Giants (53-48), 6-5Braves Field (29-25)59-44
    Starters: Sheldon Jones vs Nels PotterFirst--
    Wednesday, August 11
    Defeated Giants (53-49), 4-3Braves Field (30-25)60-44
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Thursday, August 12
    Defeated Dodgers (55-46), 2-1Braves Field (31-25)61-44Won 2
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Friday, August 13
    Lost to Dodgers (56-46), 6-3Braves Field (31-26)61-45
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Saturday, August 14
    Defeated Dodgers (56-47), 4-3Braves Field (32-26)62-45
    Starters: Rex Barney vs Nels PotterFirst--
    Sunday, August 15
    Lost to Dodgers (57-47), 4-2Braves Field (32-27)62-46
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Monday, August 16
    Lost to Dodgers (58-47), 6-2Braves Field (32-28)62-47Lost 2
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Former Brave Babe Ruth dies in New York, NY at the age of 54.
    Tuesday, August 17
    Defeated Giants (54-53), 10-2Polo Grounds V (5-2)63-47
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Dave KosloFirst--
    Wednesday, August 18
    Lost to Giants (55-53), 8-2Polo Grounds V (5-3)63-48
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Sheldon JonesFirst--
    Saturday, August 21
    Lost to Dodgers (61-47), 8-7Ebbets Field (3-2)63-49Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Joe HattenFirst--
    Defeated Dodgers (61-48), 2-1Ebbets Field (4-2)64-49
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Preacher RoeFirst--
    Future Brave Craig Robinson is born in Abington, PA.
    Sunday, August 22
    Defeated Dodgers (61-49), 4-3Ebbets Field (5-2)65-49Won 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Rex BarneyFirst--
    Monday, August 23
    Defeated Dodgers (61-50), 3-2Ebbets Field (6-2)66-49Won 3
    Starters: Nels Potter vs Paul MinnerFirst--
    Tuesday, August 24
    Defeated Cardinals (63-52), 9-3Sportsman's Park III (6-4)67-49Won 4
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry BrecheenFirst--
    Wednesday, August 25
    Defeated Cardinals (63-53), 2-0Sportsman's Park III (7-4)68-49Won 5
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Howie PolletFirst--
    Thursday, August 26
    Lost to Cubs (47-70), 5-1Wrigley Field (6-2)68-50
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Doyle LadeFirst--
    Lost to Cubs (48-70), 5-2Wrigley Field (6-3)68-51Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Hank BorowyFirst--
    Former Brave Rip Cannell dies in Bridgton, ME at the age of 69.
    Friday, August 27
    Lost to Cubs (49-70), 1-0Wrigley Field (6-4)68-52Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Johnny SchmitzFirst--
    Saturday, August 28
    Defeated Cubs (49-71), 5-4Wrigley Field (7-4)69-52
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Russ MeyerFirst--
    Sunday, August 29
    Lost to Pirates (63-54), 6-1Forbes Field (4-5)69-53
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bob ChesnesFirst--
    Lost to Pirates (64-54), 5-2Forbes Field (4-6)69-54Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Vic LombardiFirst--
    Monday, August 30
    Lost to Pirates (65-54), 2-1Forbes Field (4-7)69-55Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Fritz OstermuellerSecond2 out
    Tuesday, August 31
    Defeated Reds (52-71), 3-1Crosley Field (6-3)70-55
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Kent PetersonFirst--
    Wednesday, September 1
    Lost to Reds (53-71), 3-1Crosley Field (6-4)70-56
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Johnny Vander MeerSecond2 out
    Defeated Reds (53-72), 11-1Crosley Field (7-4)71-56
    Starters: Glenn Elliott vs Ken RaffensbergerSecond2 out
    Friday, September 3
    Defeated Phillies (55-70), 3-1Braves Field (33-28)72-56Won 2
    Starters: Dutch Leonard vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Saturday, September 4
    Lost to Phillies (56-70), 4-3Braves Field (33-29)72-57
    Starters: Schoolboy Rowe vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Defeated Phillies (56-71), 8-1Braves Field (34-29)73-57
    Starters: Monk Dubiel vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Sunday, September 5
    Defeated Phillies (56-72), 5-1Braves Field (35-29)74-57Won 2
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Red BarrettFirst--
    Monday, September 6
    Defeated Dodgers (70-59), 2-1Braves Field (36-29)75-57Won 3
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Defeated Dodgers (70-60), 4-0Braves Field (37-29)76-57Won 4
    Starters: Harry Taylor vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Saturday, September 11
    Defeated Phillies (57-77), 3-1Shibe Park (4-4)77-57Won 5
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Schoolboy RoweFirst--
    Defeated Phillies (57-78), 13-2Shibe Park (5-4)78-57Won 6
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Robin RobertsFirst--
    Sunday, September 12
    Lost to Phillies (58-78), 6-4Shibe Park (5-5)78-58
    Starters: Red Barrett vs Dutch LeonardFirst--
    Defeated Phillies (58-79), 2-1Shibe Park (6-5)79-58
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Blix DonnellyFirst--
    Tuesday, September 14
    Defeated Cubs (57-80), 10-3Braves Field (38-29)80-58Won 2
    Starters: Hank Borowy vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Wednesday, September 15
    Defeated Cubs (57-81), 5-2Braves Field (39-29)81-58Won 3
    Starters: Doyle Lade vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Friday, September 17
    Defeated Pirates (76-62), 6-2Braves Field (40-29)82-58Won 4
    Starters: Vic Lombardi vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Saturday, September 18
    Defeated Pirates (76-63), 2-1Braves Field (41-29)83-58Won 5
    Starters: Fritz Ostermueller vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Former Brave Art Devlin dies in Jersey City, NJ at the age of 69.
    Sunday, September 19
    Defeated Reds (58-82), 4-2Braves Field (42-29)84-58Won 6
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Red BarrettFirst--
    Tuesday, September 21
    Defeated Cardinals (78-65), 11-3Braves Field (43-29)85-58Won 7
    Starters: Red Munger vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Defeated Cardinals (78-66), 4-0Braves Field (44-29)86-58Won 8
    Starters: Howie Pollet vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Wednesday, September 22
    Lost to Cardinals (79-66), 8-2Braves Field (44-30)86-59
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Saturday, September 25
    Lost to Giants (76-72), 3-2Braves Field (44-31)86-60Lost 2
    Starters: Sheldon Jones vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Sunday, September 26
    Defeated Giants (76-73), 3-2Braves Field (45-31)87-60
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Tuesday, September 28
    Lost to Dodgers (83-67), 9-8Ebbets Field (6-3)87-61
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Joe HattenFirst--
    Wednesday, September 29
    Defeated Dodgers (83-68), 4-3Ebbets Field (7-3)88-61
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Rex BarneyFirst--
    Friday, October 1
    Defeated Dodgers (83-69), 3-1Ebbets Field (8-3)89-61Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Ralph BrancaFirst--
    Saturday, October 2
    Lost to Giants (78-74), 8-2Polo Grounds V (5-4)89-62
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Red WebbFirst--
    Defeated Giants (78-75), 2-1Polo Grounds V (6-4)90-62
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Monte KennedyFirst--
    Sunday, October 3
    Defeated Giants (78-76), 11-1Polo Grounds V (7-4)91-62Won 2
    Starters: Nels Potter vs Alex KonikowskiFirst--
    Tuesday, November 30
    Former Brave Frank Bowerman dies in Romeo, MI at the age of 80.

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