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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Braves - 1949

    75-79

    Fourth place in National League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Elbie Fletcher .262 11 51
    2B Eddie Stanky .285 1 42
    SS Alvin Dark .276 3 53
    3B Bob Elliott .280 17 76
    OF Jim Russell .231 8 54
    OF Tommy Holmes .266 8 59
    OF Marv Rickert .292 6 49
    C Del Crandall .263 4 34
      Other position players:
    Sibby Sisti (.257, 5, 22), Pete Reiser (.271, 8, 40), Ed Sauer (.266, 3, 31), Connie Ryan (.250, 6, 20), Bill Salkeld (.255, 5, 25), Clint Conatser (.263, 3, 16), Jeff Heath (.306, 9, 23), Phil Masi (.210, 0, 6), Earl Torgeson (.260, 4, 19), Mickey Livingston (.234, 0, 6), Ray Sanders (.143, 0, 0), Don Thompson (.182, 0, 0), Al Lakeman (.167, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Warren Spahn 21-14 3.07 0
    R Johnny Sain 10-17 4.81 0
    R Vern Bickford 16-11 4.25 0
    R Bill Voiselle 7-8 4.04 1
    BULLPEN
    R Nels Potter 6-11 4.19 7
    R Bobby Hogue 2-2 3.13 3
    R Bob Hall 6-4 4.36 0
    R Red Barrett 1-1 5.68 0
    L Glenn Elliott 3-4 3.95 0
      Other pitchers:
    Johnny Antonelli (3-7, 3.56), Johnny Beazley (0-0, 0.00), Clyde Shoun (0-0, 0.00)
     





    Thursday, February 10
    Former Brave Johnny Bates dies in Steubenville, OH at the age of 67.
    Wednesday, February 16
    Future Brave Bob Didier is born in Hattiesburg, MS.
    Monday, April 18
    Lost to Phillies (1-0), 4-0Braves Field (0-1)0-1
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Johnny SainThird1 out
    Tuesday, April 19
    Defeated Phillies (1-1), 4-3Braves Field (1-1)1-1
    Starters: Curt Simmons vs Warren SpahnSecond1 out
    Defeated Phillies (1-2), 11-2Braves Field (2-1)2-1Won 2
    Starters: Russ Meyer vs Vern BickfordSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Stan Hollmig (Phillies)
    Wednesday, April 20
    Defeated Phillies (1-3), 6-5Braves Field (3-1)3-1Won 3
    Starters: Jocko Thompson vs Bill VoiselleThird1 out
    Friday, April 22
    Tied Giants, 6-6Polo Grounds V (0-0)3-1
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Larry JansenFirst--
    Saturday, April 23
    Lost to Giants (2-2), 11-3Polo Grounds V (0-1)3-2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Monte KennedyThird out
    Major-league debuts: Bob Hall (Braves)
    Sunday, April 24
    Lost to Giants (3-2), 6-2Polo Grounds V (0-2)3-3Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Sheldon JonesThird1 out
    Major-league debuts: Don Thompson (Braves)
    Monday, April 25
    Defeated Dodgers (4-3), 3-0Ebbets Field (1-0)4-3
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Morrie MartinSecond out
    Major-league debuts: Morrie Martin and Bud Podbielan (Dodgers)
    Tuesday, April 26
    Lost to Dodgers (5-3), 5-2Ebbets Field (1-1)4-4
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Preacher RoeFourth1 out
    Wednesday, April 27
    Defeated Phillies (3-7), 2-0Shibe Park (1-0)5-4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Robin RobertsSecond out
    Thursday, April 28
    Defeated Phillies (3-8), 6-1Shibe Park (2-0)6-4Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Jocko ThompsonFirst--
    Former Brave Clay Touchstone dies in Beaumont, TX at the age of 47.
    Friday, April 29
    Lost to Giants (6-4), 10-9Braves Field (3-2)6-5
    Starters: Clint Hartung vs Bill VoiselleThird out
    Saturday, April 30
    Defeated Giants (6-5), 4-0Braves Field (4-2)7-5
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny SainSecond1 out
    Sunday, May 1
    Defeated Giants (6-6), 6-5Braves Field (5-2)8-5Won 2
    Starters: Monte Kennedy vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Defeated Giants (6-7), 4-2Braves Field (6-2)9-5Won 3
    Starters: Sheldon Jones vs Johnny AntonelliFirst--
    Tuesday, May 3
    Lost to Cubs (6-7), 4-0Braves Field (6-3)9-6
    Starters: Monk Dubiel vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Wednesday, May 4
    Defeated Cubs (6-8), 4-3Braves Field (7-3)10-6
    Starters: Dutch Leonard vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Friday, May 6
    Defeated Reds (7-9), 6-1Braves Field (8-3)11-6Won 2
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Saturday, May 7
    Lost to Reds (8-9), 4-2Braves Field (8-4)11-7
    Starters: Buddy Lively vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Sunday, May 8
    Lost to Pirates (8-11), 8-3Braves Field (8-5)11-8Lost 2
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Johnny SainThird1 out
    Lost to Pirates (9-11), 11-8Braves Field (8-6)11-9Lost 3
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Vern BickfordThird1 out
    Monday, May 9
    Defeated Pirates (9-12), 4-1Braves Field (9-6)12-9
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Vern BickfordSecond1 out
    Wednesday, May 11
    Defeated Cardinals (8-11), 7-0Braves Field (10-6)13-9Won 2
    Starters: Red Munger vs Warren SpahnSecond out
    Friday, May 13
    Defeated Dodgers (12-11), 6-5Braves Field (11-6)14-9Won 3
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Saturday, May 14
    Defeated Dodgers (12-12), 7-6Braves Field (12-6)15-9Won 4
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Bill VoiselleFirst--
    Sunday, May 15
    Defeated Dodgers (12-13), 4-0Braves Field (13-6)16-9Won 5
    Starters: Morrie Martin vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Tuesday, May 17
    Lost to Reds (14-12), 5-4Crosley Field (0-1)16-10
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Buddy LivelyFirst--
    Wednesday, May 18
    Lost to Reds (15-12), 13-9Crosley Field (0-2)16-11Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Ken RaffensbergerFirst--
    Thursday, May 19
    Defeated Pirates (13-16), 3-2Forbes Field (1-0)17-11
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Elmer RiddleFirst--
    Friday, May 20
    Lost to Pirates (14-16), 2-1Forbes Field (1-1)17-12
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Bill WerleSecond1 out
    Saturday, May 21
    Defeated Pirates (14-17), 8-2Forbes Field (2-1)18-12
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Murry DicksonSecond out
    Sunday, May 22
    Defeated Cubs (10-18), 7-2Wrigley Field (1-0)19-12Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Johnny SchmitzFirst--
    Monday, May 23
    Defeated Cubs (10-19), 11-4Wrigley Field (2-0)20-12Won 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Monk DubielFirst--
    Tuesday, May 24
    Lost to Cardinals (13-17), 3-1Sportsman's Park III (0-1)20-13
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Harry BrecheenFirst--
    Wednesday, May 25
    Lost to Cardinals (14-17), 3-0Sportsman's Park III (0-2)20-14Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Howie PolletFirst--
    Friday, May 27
    Lost to Dodgers (20-15), 4-0Ebbets Field (1-2)20-15Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Preacher RoeFirst--
    Saturday, May 28
    Defeated Dodgers (20-16), 7-6Ebbets Field (2-2)21-15
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Don NewcombeFirst--
    Sunday, May 29
    Lost to Dodgers (21-16), 3-2Ebbets Field (2-3)21-16
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Joe HattenFirst--
    Monday, May 30
    Defeated Phillies (17-20), 7-3Shibe Park (3-0)22-16
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Ken HeintzelmanFirst--
    Lost to Phillies (18-20), 6-5Shibe Park (3-1)22-17
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Blix DonnellyFirst--
    Tuesday, May 31
    Defeated Phillies (18-21), 7-6Shibe Park (4-1)23-17
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Schoolboy RoweFirst--
    Wednesday, June 1
    Defeated Pirates (16-25), 8-6Braves Field (14-6)24-17Won 2
    Starters: Vic Lombardi vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Thursday, June 2
    Defeated Pirates (16-26), 4-1Braves Field (15-6)25-17Won 3
    Starters: Tiny Bonham vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Saturday, June 4
    Lost to Cardinals (22-19), 2-1Braves Field (15-7)25-18
    Starters: Howie Pollet vs Johnny SainFirst--
    Sunday, June 5
    Lost to Cardinals (23-19), 8-1Braves Field (15-8)25-19Lost 2
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Johnny AntonelliSecond out
    Monday, June 6
    Lost to Cardinals (24-19), 7-3Braves Field (15-9)25-20Lost 3
    Starters: Red Munger vs Warren SpahnThird out
    Tuesday, June 7
    Defeated Reds (22-25), 6-5Braves Field (16-9)26-20
    Starters: Eddie Erautt vs Vern BickfordThird out
    Wednesday, June 8
    Defeated Reds (22-26), 8-7Braves Field (17-9)27-20Won 2
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Johnny SainThird out
    Thursday, June 9
    Defeated Reds (22-27), 10-2Braves Field (18-9)28-20Won 3
    Starters: Buddy Lively vs Bob HallThird out
    Friday, June 10
    Defeated Cubs (17-30), 6-2Braves Field (19-9)29-20Won 4
    Starters: Bob Rush vs Warren SpahnSecond out
    Saturday, June 11
    Lost to Cubs (18-30), 5-2Braves Field (19-10)29-21
    Starters: Monk Dubiel vs Vern BickfordThird1 out
    Sunday, June 12
    Lost to Cubs (19-30), 6-2Braves Field (19-11)29-22Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Johnny SainThird2 out
    Defeated Cubs (19-31), 2-0Braves Field (20-11)30-22
    Starters: Dutch Leonard vs Johnny AntonelliThird2 out
    Tuesday, June 14
    Lost to Pirates (20-32), 4-3Forbes Field (2-2)30-23
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Bob ChesnesThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Dino Restelli (Pirates)
    Wednesday, June 15
    Lost to Pirates (21-32), 8-7Forbes Field (2-3)30-24Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bill WerleThird3 out
    Future Brave Dusty Baker is born in Riverside, CA.
    Thursday, June 16
    Defeated Pirates (21-33), 7-2Forbes Field (3-3)31-24
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Ray PoatThird2 out
    Friday, June 17
    Lost to Reds (23-31), 7-2Crosley Field (0-3)31-25
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Howie FoxFourth3 out
    Major-league debuts: Del Crandall (Braves)
    Saturday, June 18
    Lost to Reds (24-31), 6-2Crosley Field (0-4)31-26Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Ken RaffensbergerFourth4 out
    Sunday, June 19
    Defeated Reds (24-32), 5-2Crosley Field (1-4)32-26
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Eddie ErauttThird2 out
    Defeated Reds (24-33), 3-2Crosley Field (2-4)33-26Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Johnny Vander MeerThird2 out
    Monday, June 20
    Defeated Cubs (20-38), 3-2Wrigley Field (3-0)34-26Won 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Bob RushThird2 out
    Tuesday, June 21
    Lost to Cubs (21-38), 8-4Wrigley Field (3-1)34-27
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Monk DubielFourth3 out
    Wednesday, June 22
    Lost to Cubs (22-38), 9-8Wrigley Field (3-2)34-28Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Warren HackerFourth3 out
    Thursday, June 23
    Defeated Cubs (22-39), 12-5Wrigley Field (4-2)35-28
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Dutch LeonardFourth3 out
    Friday, June 24
    Lost to Cardinals (37-24), 8-4Sportsman's Park III (0-3)35-29
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Al BrazleFourth3 out
    Saturday, June 25
    Defeated Cardinals (37-25), 10-6Sportsman's Park III (1-3)36-29
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry BrecheenFourth3 out
    Sunday, June 26
    Lost to Cardinals (38-25), 2-0Sportsman's Park III (1-4)36-30
    Starters: Glenn Elliott vs Red MungerFourth4 out
    Tuesday, June 28
    Lost to Giants (32-32), 2-1Polo Grounds V (0-3)36-31Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Clint HartungFourth5 out
    Wednesday, June 29
    Lost to Giants (33-32), 9-3Polo Grounds V (0-4)36-32Lost 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Larry JansenFourth6 out
    Thursday, June 30
    Defeated Giants (33-33), 3-0Polo Grounds V (1-4)37-32
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Hank BehrmanThird4 out
    Defeated Giants (33-34), 6-2Polo Grounds V (2-4)38-32Won 2
    Starters: Glenn Elliott vs Sheldon JonesThird4 out
    Friday, July 1
    Defeated Phillies (38-33), 2-1Braves Field (21-11)39-32Won 3
    Starters: Hank Borowy vs Vern BickfordThird3 out
    Saturday, July 2
    Lost to Phillies (39-33), 3-2Braves Field (21-12)39-33
    Starters: Blix Donnelly vs Warren SpahnThird4 out
    Sunday, July 3
    Lost to Phillies (40-33), 7-0Braves Field (21-13)39-34Lost 2
    Starters: Robin Roberts vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Monday, July 4
    Lost to Giants (36-35), 11-4Braves Field (21-14)39-35Lost 3
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Bill VoiselleThird5 out
    Defeated Giants (36-36), 8-7Braves Field (22-14)40-35
    Starters: Clint Hartung vs Glenn ElliottThird5 out
    Wednesday, July 6
    Defeated Dodgers (44-30), 7-5Braves Field (23-14)41-35Won 2
    Starters: Ralph Branca vs Vern BickfordThird4 out
    Thursday, July 7
    Lost to Dodgers (45-30), 5-2Braves Field (23-15)41-36
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Warren SpahnThird5 out
    Friday, July 8
    Defeated Phillies (41-37), 4-3Shibe Park (5-1)42-36
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Robin RobertsThird5 out
    Saturday, July 9
    Defeated Phillies (41-38), 4-3Shibe Park (6-1)43-36Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Blix DonnellyThird4 out
    Thursday, July 14
    Lost to Cubs (31-50), 3-2Braves Field (23-16)43-37
    Starters: Dutch Leonard vs Vern BickfordThird5 out
    Friday, July 15
    Defeated Cubs (31-51), 6-1Braves Field (24-16)44-37
    Starters: Warren Hacker vs Warren SpahnThird5 out
    Saturday, July 16
    Defeated Cubs (31-52), 9-1Braves Field (25-16)45-37Won 2
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Johnny SainThird4 out
    Sunday, July 17
    Defeated Reds (32-48), 5-4Braves Field (26-16)46-37Won 3
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Bill VoiselleThird5 out
    Lost to Reds (33-48), 3-2Braves Field (26-17)46-38
    Starters: Kent Peterson vs Johnny AntonelliThird5 out
    Monday, July 18
    Lost to Reds (34-48), 6-1Braves Field (26-18)46-39Lost 2
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Vern BickfordThird6 out
    Tuesday, July 19
    Defeated Cardinals (49-36), 5-2Braves Field (27-18)47-39
    Starters: Max Lanier vs Warren SpahnThird6 out
    Wednesday, July 20
    Lost to Cardinals (50-36), 6-4Braves Field (27-19)47-40
    Starters: Howie Pollet vs Johnny SainThird6 out
    Thursday, July 21
    Lost to Cardinals (51-36), 3-1Braves Field (27-20)47-41Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Johnny AntonelliThird7 out
    Future Brave Al Hrabosky is born in Oakland, CA.
    Friday, July 22
    Defeated Pirates (40-46), 5-3Braves Field (28-20)48-41
    Starters: Vic Lombardi vs Vern BickfordThird6 out
    Saturday, July 23
    Lost to Pirates (41-46), 12-9Braves Field (28-21)48-42
    Starters: Tiny Bonham vs Warren SpahnThird6 out
    Sunday, July 24
    Lost to Pirates (42-46), 4-3Braves Field (28-22)48-43Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Werle vs Johnny SainThird7 out
    Lost to Pirates (43-46), 7-6Braves Field (28-23)48-44Lost 3
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Bill VoiselleThird7 out
    Tuesday, July 26
    Lost to Reds (37-53), 6-3Crosley Field (2-5)48-45Lost 4
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Kent PetersonThird8 out
    Wednesday, July 27
    Defeated Reds (37-54), 9-7Crosley Field (3-5)49-45
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Johnny Vander MeerThird8 out
    Thursday, July 28
    Defeated Reds (37-55), 11-2Crosley Field (4-5)50-45Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ken RaffensbergerThird8 out
    Sunday, July 31
    Defeated Pirates (44-49), 9-1Forbes Field (4-3)51-45Won 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Cliff ChambersThird8 out
    Lost to Pirates (45-49), 6-5Forbes Field (4-4)51-46
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Bill WerleThird8 out
    Monday, August 1
    Defeated Cardinals (58-38), 8-1Sportsman's Park III (2-4)52-46
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Harry BrecheenThird7 out
    Tuesday, August 2
    Lost to Cardinals (59-38), 7-2Sportsman's Park III (2-5)52-47
    Starters: Glenn Elliott vs Red MungerFourth8 out
    Wednesday, August 3
    Lost to Cardinals (60-38), 7-0Sportsman's Park III (2-6)52-48Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Howie PolletFourth9 out
    Thursday, August 4
    Lost to Cardinals (61-38), 10-2Sportsman's Park III (2-7)52-49Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Al BrazleFourth10 out
    Friday, August 5
    Lost to Cubs (38-65), 8-3Wrigley Field (4-3)52-50Lost 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Doyle LadeFourth11 out
    Saturday, August 6
    Lost to Cubs (39-65), 10-4Wrigley Field (4-4)52-51Lost 5
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Monk DubielFourth11 out
    Major-league debuts: Wayne Terwilliger (Cubs)
    Sunday, August 7
    Defeated Cubs (39-66), 11-0Wrigley Field (5-4)53-51
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Dutch LeonardThird11 out
    Lost to Cubs (40-66), 4-3Wrigley Field (5-5)53-52
    Starters: Nels Potter vs Warren HackerThird11 out
    Tuesday, August 9
    Lost to Giants (54-50), 4-3Polo Grounds V (2-5)53-53Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Larry JansenThird13 out
    Future Brave Ted Simmons is born in Highland Park, MI.
    Wednesday, August 10
    Defeated Giants (54-51), 4-1Polo Grounds V (3-5)54-53
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Monte KennedyThird13 out
    Thursday, August 11
    Tied Giants, 7-7Polo Grounds V (3-5)54-53
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Adrian ZabalaFourth13 out
    Friday, August 12
    Defeated Dodgers (67-40), 5-3Ebbets Field (3-3)55-53Won 2
    Starters: Nels Potter vs Don NewcombeThird13 out
    Sunday, August 14
    Lost to Dodgers (68-40), 7-2Ebbets Field (3-4)55-54
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Preacher RoeFourth13 out
    Tuesday, August 16
    Lost to Giants (57-52), 4-0Braves Field (28-24)55-55Lost 2
    Manager: Johnny Cooney
    Starters: Monte Kennedy vs Warren SpahnFourth13 out
    Wednesday, August 17
    Defeated Giants (57-53), 13-4Braves Field (29-24)56-55
    Starters: Clint Hartung vs Vern BickfordFourth13 out
    Thursday, August 18
    Defeated Giants (57-54), 10-6Braves Field (30-24)57-55Won 2
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny SainFourth12 out
    Friday, August 19
    Lost to Dodgers (69-43), 6-4Braves Field (30-25)57-56
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Nels PotterFourth12 out
    Saturday, August 20
    Defeated Dodgers (69-44), 4-0Braves Field (31-25)58-56
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Warren SpahnFourth12 out
    Sunday, August 21
    Defeated Dodgers (69-45), 5-0Braves Field (32-25)59-56Won 2
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs Bill VoiselleThird12 out
    Monday, August 22
    Defeated Dodgers (69-46), 7-6Braves Field (33-25)60-56Won 3
    Starters: Jack Banta vs Vern BickfordThird11 out
    Tuesday, August 23
    Defeated Pirates (54-62), 5-2Braves Field (34-25)61-56Won 4
    Starters: Bob Chesnes vs Johnny SainThird11 out
    Wednesday, August 24
    Defeated Pirates (54-63), 6-5Braves Field (35-25)62-56Won 5
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Warren SpahnThird10 out
    Thursday, August 25
    Lost to Reds (49-70), 4-3Braves Field (35-26)62-57
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Bill VoiselleThird11 out
    Former Brave Mule Watson dies in Shreveport, LA at the age of 53.
    Friday, August 26
    Defeated Reds (49-71), 3-2Braves Field (36-26)63-57
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Vern BickfordThird10 out
    Saturday, August 27
    Defeated Reds (49-72), 6-5Braves Field (37-26)64-57Won 2
    Starters: Kent Peterson vs Johnny SainThird10 out
    Sunday, August 28
    Lost to Cardinals (76-47), 9-7Braves Field (37-27)64-58
    Starters: Howie Pollet vs Warren SpahnThird12 out
    Lost to Cardinals (77-47), 7-1Braves Field (37-28)64-59Lost 2
    Starters: Max Lanier vs Glenn ElliottThird12 out
    Monday, August 29
    Lost to Cardinals (78-47), 8-2Braves Field (37-29)64-60Lost 3
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Bill VoiselleThird13 out
    Tuesday, August 30
    Defeated Cardinals (78-48), 12-4Braves Field (38-29)65-60
    Starters: Red Munger vs Vern BickfordThird12 out
    Wednesday, August 31
    Defeated Cubs (49-80), 4-3Braves Field (39-29)66-60Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Johnny SainThird12 out
    Thursday, September 1
    Defeated Cubs (49-81), 8-4Braves Field (40-29)67-60Won 3
    Starters: Doyle Lade vs Warren SpahnThird12 out
    Friday, September 2
    Lost to Phillies (65-63), 6-3Shibe Park (6-2)67-61
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Russ MeyerThird12 out
    Saturday, September 3
    Lost to Phillies (66-63), 10-4Shibe Park (6-3)67-62Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Robin RobertsThird13 out
    Sunday, September 4
    Lost to Phillies (67-63), 9-8Shibe Park (6-4)67-63Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Hank BorowyFourth15 out
    Lost to Phillies (68-63), 8-7Shibe Park (6-5)67-64Lost 4
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Blix DonnellyFourth15 out
    Monday, September 5
    Lost to Dodgers (80-51), 7-2Ebbets Field (3-5)67-65Lost 5
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Joe HattenFourth16 out
    Lost to Dodgers (81-51), 13-2Ebbets Field (3-6)67-66Lost 6
    Starters: Glenn Elliott vs Preacher RoeFourth16 out
    Tuesday, September 6
    Lost to Dodgers (82-51), 10-2Ebbets Field (3-7)67-67Lost 7
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Don NewcombeFourth16 out
    Future Brave Mike Thompson is born in Denver, CO.
    Wednesday, September 7
    Lost to Dodgers (83-51), 5-4Ebbets Field (3-8)67-68Lost 8
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Jack BantaFifth17 out
    Thursday, September 8
    Lost to Phillies (72-64), 3-1Braves Field (40-30)67-69Lost 9
    Starters: Russ Meyer vs Johnny SainFifth18 out
    Saturday, September 10
    Defeated Phillies (72-65), 1-0Braves Field (41-30)68-69
    Starters: Robin Roberts vs Warren SpahnFourth18 out
    Sunday, September 11
    Lost to Phillies (73-65), 3-1Braves Field (41-31)68-70
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Bill VoiselleFifth20 out
    Lost to Phillies (74-65), 6-3Braves Field (41-32)68-71Lost 2
    Starters: Russ Meyer vs Vern BickfordFifth20 out
    Wednesday, September 14
    Lost to Cubs (55-85), 8-7Wrigley Field (5-6)68-72Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Johnny SchmitzFourth21 out
    Former Brave Billy Martin dies in Arlington, VA at the age of 56.
    Friday, September 16
    Lost to Cardinals (90-50), 7-5Sportsman's Park III (2-8)68-73Lost 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Max LanierFourth22 out
    Future Brave Roger Moret is born in Guayama, P.R.
    Saturday, September 17
    Defeated Cardinals (90-51), 4-2Sportsman's Park III (3-8)69-73
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Al BrazleFourth21 out
    Sunday, September 18
    Lost to Reds (58-84), 7-6Crosley Field (4-6)69-74
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Johnny Vander MeerFourth22 out
    Tied Reds, 1-1Crosley Field (4-6)69-74
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry PerkowskiFourth22 out
    Major-league debuts: Wally Post (Reds)
    Monday, September 19
    Defeated Reds (58-85), 6-2Crosley Field (5-6)70-74
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ken RaffensbergerFourth21 out
    Tuesday, September 20
    Defeated Pirates (63-81), 4-2Forbes Field (5-4)71-74Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Vic LombardiFourth21 out
    Wednesday, September 21
    Defeated Pirates (63-82), 9-7Forbes Field (6-4)72-74Won 3
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Bill WerleFourth21 out
    Thursday, September 22
    Lost to Pirates (64-82), 1-0Forbes Field (6-5)72-75
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Murry DicksonFourth21 out
    Saturday, September 24
    Defeated Giants (71-78), 6-4Polo Grounds V (4-5)73-75
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Larry JansenFourth21 out
    Sunday, September 25
    Lost to Giants (72-78), 3-2Polo Grounds V (4-6)73-76
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Dave KosloFourth22 out
    Lost to Giants (73-78), 5-2Polo Grounds V (4-7)73-77Lost 2
    Starters: Bill Voiselle vs Roger BowmanFourth22 out
    Thursday, September 29
    Lost to Dodgers (95-56), 9-2Braves Field (41-33)73-78Lost 3
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Warren SpahnFourth23 out
    Lost to Dodgers (96-56), 8-0Braves Field (41-34)73-79Lost 4
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs Johnny SainFourth23 out
    Saturday, October 1
    Defeated Giants (73-80), 3-0Braves Field (42-34)74-79
    Starters: Dave Koslo vs Vern BickfordFourth22 out
    Sunday, October 2
    Defeated Giants (73-81), 2-1Braves Field (43-34)75-79Won 2
    Starters: Monte Kennedy vs Warren SpahnFourth22 out
    Monday, October 3
    Future Brave Jim Breazeale is born in Houston, TX.
    Thursday, October 6
    Former Brave Guy Zinn dies in Clarksburg, WV at the age of 63.
    Thursday, October 20
    Former Brave Dick Rudolph dies in Bronx, NY at the age of 63.
    Monday, November 28
    Former Brave Art Kruger dies in Hondo, CA at the age of 69.
    Wednesday, December 21
    Future Brave Larry Bradford is born in Chicago, IL.

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