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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Boston Braves - 1950

    83-71

    Fourth place in National League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Earl Torgeson .290 23 87
    2B Roy Hartsfield .277 7 24
    SS Buddy Kerr .227 2 46
    3B Bob Elliott .305 24 107
    OF Sam Jethroe .273 18 58
    OF Sid Gordon .304 27 103
    OF Tommy Holmes .298 9 51
    C Walker Cooper .329 14 60
      Other position players:
    Willard Marshall (.235, 5, 40), Del Crandall (.220, 4, 37), Luis Olmo (.227, 5, 22), Gene Mauch (.231, 1, 15), Sibby Sisti (.171, 2, 11), Pete Reiser (.205, 1, 10), Connie Ryan (.194, 3, 6), Bob Addis (.250, 0, 2), Paul Burris (.174, 0, 3), Emil Verban (.000, 0, 0), Walt Linden (.400, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    R Vern Bickford 19-14 3.47 0
    L Warren Spahn 21-17 3.16 1
    R Johnny Sain 20-13 3.94 0
    BULLPEN
    R Bobby Hogue 3-5 5.03 7
    R Bob Hall 0-2 6.97 0
    L Bob Chipman 7-7 4.43 1
    R Ernie Johnson 2-0 6.97 0
    L Johnny Antonelli 2-3 5.93 0
      Other pitchers:
    Normie Roy (4-3, 5.13), Max Surkont (5-2, 3.23), Dick Donovan (0-2, 8.19), Mickey Haefner (0-2, 5.63), Dave Cole (0-1, 1.13), Bucky Walters (0-0, 4.50), Murray Wall (0-0, 9.00), Dick Manville (0-0, 0.00)
     





    Saturday, January 28
    Future Brave Larvell Blanks is born in Del Rio, TX.
    Saturday, February 4
    Future Brave Max Leon is born in Pozo Hondo, Mexico.
    Saturday, February 11
    Former Brave Hank Griffin dies in Terrell, TX at the age of 64.
    Monday, April 10
    Future Brave Ken Griffey, Sr. is born in Donora, PA.
    Tuesday, April 18
    Defeated Giants (0-1), 11-4Polo Grounds V (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Larry JansenFirst--
    Major-league debuts: Jack Maguire (Giants) Sam Jethroe (Braves)
    Wednesday, April 19
    Defeated Giants (0-2), 10-6Polo Grounds V (2-0)2-0Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Sheldon JonesFirst--
    Friday, April 21
    Tied Phillies, 2-2Braves Field (0-0)2-0
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Vern BickfordFirst--
    Saturday, April 22
    Defeated Phillies (1-2), 3-2Braves Field (1-0)3-0Won 3
    Starters: Curt Simmons vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Sunday, April 23
    Defeated Phillies (1-3), 4-3Braves Field (2-0)4-0Won 4
    Starters: Blix Donnelly vs Johnny SainThird1 out
    Lost to Phillies (2-3), 6-5Braves Field (2-1)4-1
    Starters: Robin Roberts vs Johnny AntonelliThird1 out
    Monday, April 24
    Lost to Dodgers (4-1), 6-4Braves Field (2-2)4-2Lost 2
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs Dick DonovanFourth1 out
    Major-league debuts: Dick Donovan (Braves)
    Tuesday, April 25
    Lost to Dodgers (5-1), 3-0Braves Field (2-3)4-3Lost 3
    Starters: Joe Hatten vs Vern BickfordThird2 out
    Thursday, April 27
    Defeated Giants (1-5), 2-1Braves Field (3-3)5-3
    Starters: Monty Kennedy vs Warren SpahnFourth2 out
    Friday, April 28
    Lost to Phillies (4-5), 6-1Shibe Park (0-1)5-4
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Curt SimmonsFourth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Roy Hartsfield and Ernie Johnson (Braves)
    Saturday, April 29
    Lost to Phillies (5-5), 2-1Shibe Park (0-2)5-5Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Bob MillerFourth2 out
    Sunday, April 30
    Defeated Phillies (5-6), 4-1Shibe Park (1-2)6-5
    Starters: Normie Roy vs Russ MeyerFifth2 out
    Lost to Phillies (6-6), 9-3Shibe Park (1-3)6-6
    Starters: Dick Donovan vs Robin RobertsFifth2 out
    Major-league debuts: Bubba Church (Phillies)
    Tuesday, May 2
    Lost to Pirates (7-5), 6-1Forbes Field (0-1)6-7Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Murry DicksonFifth3 out
    Wednesday, May 3
    Defeated Pirates (7-6), 15-4Forbes Field (1-1)7-7
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Bill WerleFourth2 out
    Thursday, May 4
    Defeated Reds (4-8), 12-6Crosley Field (1-0)8-7Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Herm WehmeierThird2 out
    Friday, May 5
    Defeated Reds (4-9), 13-1Crosley Field (2-0)9-7Won 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Howie FoxThird1 out
    Saturday, May 6
    Defeated Reds (4-10), 15-11Crosley Field (3-0)10-7Won 4
    Starters: Normie Roy vs Ken RaffensbergerThird1 out
    Sunday, May 7
    Lost to Cardinals (9-8), 15-0Sportsman's Park III (0-1)10-8
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Howie PolletThird1 out
    Monday, May 8
    Lost to Cardinals (10-8), 10-3Sportsman's Park III (0-2)10-9Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Gerry StaleyFourth2 out
    Wednesday, May 10
    Lost to Cubs (8-6), 6-3Wrigley Field (0-1)10-10Lost 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Doyle LadeFifth2 out
    Thursday, May 11
    Defeated Cubs (8-7), 3-0Wrigley Field (1-1)11-10
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Bill VoiselleFourth2 out
    Saturday, May 13
    Defeated Dodgers (11-9), 12-2Ebbets Field (1-0)12-10Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Joe HattenFifth2 out
    Sunday, May 14
    Lost to Dodgers (12-9), 6-4Ebbets Field (1-1)12-11
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bud PodbielanFifth2 out
    Tuesday, May 16
    Defeated Pirates (12-13), 3-0Braves Field (4-3)13-11
    Starters: Murry Dickson vs Johnny SainFifth2 out
    Wednesday, May 17
    Lost to Pirates (13-13), 4-1Braves Field (4-4)13-12
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Vern BickfordFifth3 out
    Saturday, May 20
    Lost to Cardinals (14-12), 7-4Braves Field (4-5)13-13Lost 2
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Warren SpahnFifth4 out
    Sunday, May 21
    Defeated Cubs (12-12), 3-2Braves Field (5-5)14-13
    Starters: Paul Minner vs Johnny SainThird2 out
    Defeated Cubs (12-13), 4-3Braves Field (6-5)15-13Won 2
    Starters: Johnny Vander Meer vs Vern BickfordThird2 out
    Tuesday, May 23
    Lost to Reds (8-20), 6-2Braves Field (6-6)15-14
    Starters: Willie Ramsdell vs Normie RoyFourth3 out
    Wednesday, May 24
    Defeated Reds (8-21), 4-1Braves Field (7-6)16-14
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Warren SpahnFourth3 out
    Thursday, May 25
    Future Brave John Montefusco is born in Long Branch, NJ.
    Friday, May 26
    Lost to Dodgers (21-11), 5-1Braves Field (7-7)16-15
    Starters: Jack Banta vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Saturday, May 27
    Defeated Dodgers (21-12), 7-1Braves Field (8-7)17-15
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs Vern BickfordFourth4 out
    Sunday, May 28
    Defeated Dodgers (21-13), 4-1Braves Field (9-7)18-15Won 2
    Starters: Dan Bankhead vs Warren SpahnFourth3 out
    Tuesday, May 30
    Defeated Giants (11-20), 7-2Braves Field (10-7)19-15Won 3
    Starters: Monty Kennedy vs Johnny SainFourth3 out
    Lost to Giants (12-20), 10-3Braves Field (10-8)19-16
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Normie RoyFourth3 out
    Thursday, June 1
    Defeated Pirates (16-24), 14-2Forbes Field (2-1)20-16
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Mel QueenThird2 out
    Friday, June 2
    Lost to Pirates (17-24), 5-4Forbes Field (2-2)20-17
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bill MacdonaldFourth3 out
    Saturday, June 3
    Defeated Pirates (17-25), 10-6Forbes Field (3-2)21-17
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Murry DicksonFourth3 out
    Sunday, June 4
    Lost to Reds (12-27), 3-0Crosley Field (3-1)21-18
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Ken RaffensbergerThird2 out
    Defeated Reds (12-28), 7-6Crosley Field (4-1)22-18
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Herm WehmeierThird2 out
    Tuesday, June 6
    Defeated Reds (12-29), 8-3Crosley Field (5-1)23-18Won 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Ewell BlackwellThird2 out
    Wednesday, June 7
    Defeated Cardinals (25-17), 10-2Sportsman's Park III (1-2)24-18Won 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Gerry StaleyFourth2 out
    Thursday, June 8
    Lost to Cardinals (26-17), 18-6Sportsman's Park III (1-3)24-19
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry BrecheenThird2 out
    Friday, June 9
    Lost to Cardinals (27-17), 8-5Sportsman's Park III (1-4)24-20Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Max LanierThird3 out
    Saturday, June 10
    Lost to Cubs (21-22), 13-10Wrigley Field (1-2)24-21Lost 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Paul MinnerThird4 out
    Future Brave Elias Sosa is born in La Vega, D.R.
    Sunday, June 11
    Lost to Cubs (22-22), 5-4Wrigley Field (1-3)24-22Lost 4
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Johnny Vander MeerThird6 out
    Lost to Cubs (23-22), 2-1Wrigley Field (1-4)24-23Lost 5
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bob RushThird6 out
    Tuesday, June 13
    Defeated Reds (15-32), 5-3Braves Field (11-8)25-23
    Starters: Willie Ramsdell vs Bobby HogueFourth6 out
    Thursday, June 15
    Defeated Reds (15-33), 5-3Braves Field (12-8)26-23Won 2
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Warren SpahnFourth5 out
    Defeated Reds (15-34), 6-5Braves Field (13-8)27-23Won 3
    Starters: Herm Wehmeier vs Vern BickfordFourth5 out
    Friday, June 16
    Defeated Pirates (19-33), 6-5Braves Field (14-8)28-23Won 4
    Starters: Vern Law vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Saturday, June 17
    Defeated Pirates (19-34), 15-6Braves Field (15-8)29-23Won 5
    Starters: Hank Borowy vs Ernie JohnsonFourth3 out
    Sunday, June 18
    Defeated Pirates (19-35), 8-6Braves Field (16-8)30-23Won 6
    Starters: Frank Papish vs Vern BickfordFourth2 out
    Tied Pirates, 8-8Braves Field (16-8)30-23
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Dick DonovanFourth2 out
    Monday, June 19
    Lost to Pirates (20-35), 1-0Braves Field (16-9)30-24
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Warren SpahnThird3 out
    Tuesday, June 20
    Lost to Cubs (26-25), 4-3Braves Field (16-10)30-25Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Rush vs Johnny SainThird4 out
    Wednesday, June 21
    Lost to Cubs (27-25), 3-0Braves Field (16-11)30-26Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Vern BickfordThird4 out
    Future Brave Mike Beard is born in Little Rock, AR.
    Friday, June 23
    Defeated Cardinals (33-24), 4-3Braves Field (17-11)31-26
    Starters: Red Munger vs Warren SpahnFourth3 out
    Saturday, June 24
    Lost to Cardinals (34-24), 7-6Braves Field (17-12)31-27
    Starters: Gerry Staley vs Johnny SainFourth4 out
    Sunday, June 25
    Defeated Cardinals (34-25), 4-0Braves Field (18-12)32-27
    Starters: Fred Martin vs Vern BickfordFourth3 out
    Tuesday, June 27
    Lost to Phillies (35-24), 3-2Braves Field (18-13)32-28
    Starters: Curt Simmons vs Warren SpahnFourth4 out
    Wednesday, June 28
    Defeated Phillies (35-25), 3-1Braves Field (19-13)33-28
    Starters: Russ Meyer vs Johnny SainFourth3 out
    Thursday, June 29
    Defeated Phillies (35-26), 3-2Braves Field (20-13)34-28Won 2
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Vern BickfordFourth2 out
    Friday, June 30
    Defeated Giants (31-31), 8-4Polo Grounds V (3-0)35-28Won 3
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Monty KennedyFourth2 out
    Saturday, July 1
    Lost to Giants (32-31), 4-2Polo Grounds V (3-1)35-29
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Clint HartungFourth3 out
    Sunday, July 2
    Defeated Giants (32-32), 11-5Polo Grounds V (4-1)36-29
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Dave KosloThird2 out
    Defeated Giants (32-33), 6-3Polo Grounds V (5-1)37-29Won 2
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Sheldon JonesThird2 out
    Monday, July 3
    Defeated Phillies (38-27), 3-1Shibe Park (2-3)38-29Won 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Ken HeintzelmanSecond1 out
    Tuesday, July 4
    Lost to Phillies (39-27), 14-5Shibe Park (2-4)38-30
    Starters: Normie Roy vs Robin RobertsThird2 out
    Defeated Phillies (39-28), 12-9Shibe Park (3-4)39-30
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Ken JohnsonThird2 out
    Major-league debuts: Murray Wall (Braves)
    Wednesday, July 5
    Future Brave Gary Matthews is born in San Fernando, CA.
    Thursday, July 6
    Lost to Dodgers (37-30), 8-3Ebbets Field (1-2)39-31
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Preacher RoeThird4 out
    Friday, July 7
    Defeated Giants (34-38), 8-2Braves Field (21-13)40-31
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny SainSecond3 out
    Saturday, July 8
    Defeated Giants (34-39), 4-2Braves Field (22-13)41-31Won 2
    Starters: Dave Koslo vs Bob ChipmanThird3 out
    Sunday, July 9
    Defeated Giants (34-40), 3-2Braves Field (23-13)42-31Won 3
    Starters: Jack Kramer vs Vern BickfordThird2 out
    Thursday, July 13
    Lost to Reds (30-44), 7-3Crosley Field (5-2)42-32
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Herm WehmeierThird3 out
    Friday, July 14
    Defeated Reds (30-45), 6-4Crosley Field (6-2)43-32
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Ewell BlackwellThird2 out
    Saturday, July 15
    Lost to Reds (31-45), 9-4Crosley Field (6-3)43-33
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Willie RamsdellSecond2 out
    Sunday, July 16
    Defeated Pirates (28-48), 9-5Forbes Field (4-2)44-33
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Vern LawThird1 out
    Lost to Pirates (29-48), 6-5Forbes Field (4-3)44-34
    Starters: Bob Hall vs Mel QueenThird1 out
    Monday, July 17
    Defeated Pirates (29-49), 8-6Forbes Field (5-3)45-34
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Bill PierroSecond out
    Tuesday, July 18
    Defeated Pirates (29-50), 11-3Forbes Field (6-3)46-34Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Murry DicksonFirst--
    Wednesday, July 19
    Lost to Cubs (38-41), 11-3Wrigley Field (1-5)46-35
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Johnny KlippsteinThird1 out
    Friday, July 21
    Lost to Cubs (39-41), 4-3Wrigley Field (1-6)46-36Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Bob RushSecond1 out
    Saturday, July 22
    Defeated Cardinals (48-37), 8-5Sportsman's Park III (2-4)47-36
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Gerry StaleySecond1 out
    Lost to Cardinals (49-37), 11-7Sportsman's Park III (2-5)47-37
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Howie PolletSecond1 out
    Sunday, July 23
    Lost to Cardinals (50-37), 8-4Sportsman's Park III (2-6)47-38Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Al BrazleFourth2 out
    Tuesday, July 25
    Defeated Pirates (32-55), 7-2Braves Field (24-13)48-38
    Starters: Bill Pierro vs Johnny SainThird2 out
    Wednesday, July 26
    Lost to Pirates (33-55), 8-4Braves Field (24-14)48-39
    Starters: Mel Queen vs Vern BickfordFourth3 out
    Thursday, July 27
    Defeated Pirates (33-56), 5-3Braves Field (25-14)49-39
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Warren SpahnThird3 out
    Friday, July 28
    Lost to Reds (38-52), 8-5Braves Field (25-15)49-40
    Starters: Ewell Blackwell vs Bob ChipmanThird4 out
    Saturday, July 29
    Defeated Reds (38-53), 9-1Braves Field (26-15)50-40
    Starters: Herm Wehmeier vs Johnny SainFourth3 out
    Sunday, July 30
    Defeated Reds (38-54), 4-2Braves Field (27-15)51-40Won 2
    Starters: Ken Raffensberger vs Vern BickfordThird3 out
    Defeated Reds (38-55), 10-0Braves Field (28-15)52-40Won 3
    Starters: Howie Fox vs Johnny AntonelliThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Hobie Landrith (Reds)
    Monday, July 31
    Defeated Cardinals (53-41), 4-3Braves Field (29-15)53-40Won 4
    Starters: Max Lanier vs Warren SpahnSecond3 out
    Tuesday, August 1
    Lost to Cardinals (54-41), 6-1Braves Field (29-16)53-41
    Starters: Cloyd Boyer vs Bob ChipmanFourth3 out
    Wednesday, August 2
    Defeated Cardinals (54-42), 4-3Braves Field (30-16)54-41
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Johnny SainThird3 out
    Thursday, August 3
    Defeated Cardinals (54-43), 5-1Braves Field (31-16)55-41Won 2
    Starters: Al Brazle vs Vern BickfordSecond3 out
    Friday, August 4
    Defeated Cubs (41-54), 10-2Braves Field (32-16)56-41Won 3
    Starters: Bob Rush vs Warren SpahnSecond3 out
    Saturday, August 5
    Lost to Cubs (42-54), 4-2Braves Field (32-17)56-42
    Starters: Paul Minner vs Bob ChipmanSecond4 out
    Sunday, August 6
    Defeated Cubs (42-55), 5-2Braves Field (33-17)57-42
    Starters: Johnny Schmitz vs Johnny SainSecond3 out
    Lost to Cubs (43-55), 9-1Braves Field (33-18)57-43
    Starters: Frank Hiller vs Johnny AntonelliSecond3 out
    Monday, August 7
    Lost to Giants (52-47), 9-3Braves Field (33-19)57-44Lost 2
    Starters: Monty Kennedy vs Vern BickfordSecond4 out
    Tuesday, August 8
    Lost to Giants (53-47), 2-1Braves Field (33-20)57-45Lost 3
    Starters: Sheldon Jones vs Warren SpahnSecond5 out
    Wednesday, August 9
    Defeated Giants (53-48), 3-2Braves Field (34-20)58-45
    Starters: Jim Hearn vs Bob ChipmanSecond5 out
    Thursday, August 10
    Lost to Dodgers (55-44), 4-3Braves Field (34-21)58-46
    Starters: Preacher Roe vs Johnny SainSecond6 out
    Friday, August 11
    Defeated Dodgers (55-45), 7-0Braves Field (35-21)59-46
    Starters: Carl Erskine vs Vern BickfordSecond5 out
    Saturday, August 12
    Defeated Dodgers (55-46), 10-2Braves Field (36-21)60-46Won 2
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs Warren SpahnSecond5 out
    Sunday, August 13
    Lost to Dodgers (56-46), 8-2Braves Field (36-22)60-47
    Starters: Erv Palica vs Bob ChipmanSecond5 out
    Tuesday, August 15
    Lost to Phillies (68-44), 9-1Shibe Park (3-5)60-48Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Curt SimmonsSecond6 out
    Wednesday, August 16
    Lost to Phillies (69-44), 5-1Shibe Park (3-6)60-49Lost 3
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Robin RobertsSecond7 out
    Thursday, August 17
    Major-league debuts: George Spencer (Giants)
    Friday, August 18
    Lost to Dodgers (60-47), 8-3Ebbets Field (1-3)60-50Lost 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Carl ErskineThird7 out
    Monday, August 21
    Lost to Cardinals (62-51), 9-2Sportsman's Park III (2-7)60-51Lost 5
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Harry BrecheenFourth8 out
    Tuesday, August 22
    Defeated Cardinals (62-52), 5-1Sportsman's Park III (3-7)61-51
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Cloyd BoyerThird8 out
    Wednesday, August 23
    Defeated Cardinals (62-53), 2-1Sportsman's Park III (4-7)62-51Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Gerry StaleyThird8 out
    Thursday, August 24
    Defeated Cubs (50-66), 11-9Wrigley Field (2-6)63-51Won 3
    Starters: Max Surkont vs Paul MinnerThird8 out
    Lost to Cubs (51-66), 4-3Wrigley Field (2-7)63-52
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Frank HillerThird8 out
    Friday, August 25
    Lost to Cubs (52-66), 7-6Wrigley Field (2-8)63-53Lost 2
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Johnny Vander MeerThird9 out
    Saturday, August 26
    Defeated Cubs (52-67), 12-4Wrigley Field (3-8)64-53
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Johnny SchmitzThird8 out
    Sunday, August 27
    Defeated Pirates (42-78), 7-3Forbes Field (7-3)65-53Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bill WerleThird8 out
    Defeated Pirates (42-79), 4-1Forbes Field (8-3)66-53Won 3
    Starters: Normie Roy vs Mel QueenThird8 out
    Tuesday, August 29
    Defeated Reds (49-72), 4-0Crosley Field (7-3)67-53Won 4
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Willie RamsdellThird8 out
    Wednesday, August 30
    Defeated Reds (49-73), 9-4Crosley Field (8-3)68-53Won 5
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Ken RaffensbergerThird8 out
    Future Brave Mike McQueen is born in Oklahoma City, OK.
    Thursday, August 31
    Lost to Dodgers (69-50), 19-3Ebbets Field (1-4)68-54
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Carl ErskineThird8 out
    Friday, September 1
    Lost to Phillies (79-47), 7-3Braves Field (36-23)68-55Lost 2
    Starters: Bubba Church vs Max SurkontThird9 out
    Major-league debuts: Bob Addis (Braves)
    Saturday, September 2
    Lost to Phillies (80-47), 2-0Braves Field (36-24)68-56Lost 3
    Starters: Curt Simmons vs Johnny SainThird10 out
    Monday, September 4
    Defeated Dodgers (70-52), 11-4Braves Field (37-24)69-56
    Starters: Carl Erskine vs Vern BickfordThird8 out
    Defeated Dodgers (70-53), 3-2Braves Field (38-24)70-56Won 2
    Starters: Erv Palica vs Warren SpahnThird8 out
    Future Brave Doyle Alexander is born in Cordova, AL.
    Wednesday, September 6
    Lost to Giants (70-58), 3-1Polo Grounds V (5-2)70-57
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Larry JansenThird8 out
    Thursday, September 7
    Defeated Giants (70-59), 6-4Polo Grounds V (6-2)71-57
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Jack KramerThird7 out
    Friday, September 8
    Defeated Giants (70-60), 4-3Polo Grounds V (7-2)72-57Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Jim HearnThird7 out
    Saturday, September 9
    Lost to Phillies (82-52), 7-6Shibe Park (3-7)72-58
    Starters: Max Surkont vs Curt SimmonsThird8 out
    Major-league debuts: Dave Cole (Braves)
    Sunday, September 10
    Defeated Phillies (82-53), 3-1Shibe Park (4-7)73-58
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Bubba ChurchThird7 out
    Tuesday, September 12
    Lost to Cubs (56-81), 3-1Braves Field (38-25)73-59
    Starters: Bob Rush vs Vern BickfordThird8 out
    Wednesday, September 13
    Defeated Cubs (56-82), 5-2Braves Field (39-25)74-59
    Starters: Paul Minner vs Warren SpahnThird7 out
    Thursday, September 14
    Defeated Cubs (56-83), 7-4Braves Field (40-25)75-59Won 2
    Starters: Frank Hiller vs Johnny SainThird7 out
    Friday, September 15
    Defeated Pirates (51-88), 7-4Braves Field (41-25)76-59Won 3
    Starters: Mel Queen vs Max SurkontThird8 out
    Saturday, September 16
    Lost to Pirates (52-88), 4-0Braves Field (41-26)76-60
    Starters: Cliff Chambers vs Vern BickfordThird8 out
    Sunday, September 17
    Defeated Reds (59-80), 6-2Braves Field (42-26)77-60
    Starters: Kent Peterson vs Warren SpahnSecond7 out
    Defeated Reds (59-81), 3-1Braves Field (43-26)78-60Won 2
    Starters: Frank Smith vs Johnny AntonelliSecond7 out
    Tuesday, September 19
    Defeated Cardinals (71-70), 8-7Braves Field (44-26)79-60Won 3
    Starters: Harry Brecheen vs Johnny SainSecond6 out
    Wednesday, September 20
    Lost to Cardinals (72-70), 1-0Braves Field (44-27)79-61
    Starters: Cloyd Boyer vs Vern BickfordSecond7 out
    Thursday, September 21
    Defeated Cardinals (72-71), 5-0Braves Field (45-27)80-61
    Starters: Gerry Staley vs Warren SpahnSecond7 out
    Saturday, September 23
    Lost to Giants (78-66), 4-3Braves Field (45-28)80-62
    Starters: Larry Jansen vs Johnny SainThird7 out
    Sunday, September 24
    Lost to Giants (79-66), 12-4Braves Field (45-29)80-63Lost 2
    Starters: Jim Hearn vs Vern BickfordThird7 out
    Monday, September 25
    Lost to Phillies (89-57), 12-4Braves Field (45-30)80-64Lost 3
    Starters: Ken Heintzelman vs Warren SpahnThird7 out
    Defeated Phillies (89-58), 5-3Braves Field (46-30)81-64
    Starters: Russ Meyer vs Max SurkontThird7 out
    Tuesday, September 26
    Lost to Phillies (90-58), 8-7Braves Field (46-31)81-65
    Starters: Bob Miller vs Vern BickfordThird8 out
    Wednesday, September 27
    Lost to Dodgers (85-62), 9-6Ebbets Field (1-5)81-66Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Don NewcombeThird7 out
    Defeated Dodgers (85-63), 4-2Ebbets Field (2-5)82-66
    Starters: Johnny Sain vs Erv PalicaThird7 out
    Thursday, September 28
    Lost to Dodgers (86-63), 6-5Ebbets Field (2-6)82-67
    Starters: Mickey Haefner vs Carl ErskineFourth6 out
    Defeated Dodgers (86-64), 8-4Ebbets Field (3-6)83-67
    Starters: Bob Chipman vs Joe HattenFourth6 out
    Friday, September 29
    Lost to Dodgers (87-64), 7-5Ebbets Field (3-7)83-68
    Starters: Max Surkont vs Preacher RoeFourth7 out
    Lost to Dodgers (88-64), 7-6Ebbets Field (3-8)83-69Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Bickford vs Chris Van CuykFourth7 out
    Saturday, September 30
    Lost to Giants (85-68), 5-3Polo Grounds V (7-3)83-70Lost 3
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Larry JansenFourth7 out
    Sunday, October 1
    Lost to Giants (86-68), 5-1Polo Grounds V (7-4)83-71Lost 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs George SpencerFourth8 out
    Tuesday, October 17
    Former Brave Tom Tuckey dies in New York, NY at the age of 68.
    Tuesday, December 5
    Former Brave Bill Dahlen dies in Brooklyn, NY at the age of 81.

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