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1914 Boston Braves

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  • Milwaukee Braves - 1960

    88-66

    Second place in National League

    Day-by-Day Summary



    REGULARS BA HR RBI
    1B Joe Adcock .298 25 91
    2B Chuck Cottier .227 3 19
    SS Johnny Logan .245 7 42
    3B Eddie Mathews .277 39 124
    OF Hank Aaron .292 40 126
    OF Bill Bruton .286 12 54
    OF Al Spangler .267 0 6
    C Del Crandall .294 19 77
      Other position players:
    Wes Covington (.249, 10, 35), Red Schoendienst (.257, 1, 19), Felix Mantilla (.257, 3, 11), Alvin Dark (.298, 1, 18), Mel Roach (.300, 3, 18), Lee Maye (.301, 0, 2), Charlie Lau (.189, 0, 2), Frank Torre (.205, 0, 5), Eddie Haas (.219, 1, 5), Ray Boone (.250, 0, 4), Mike Krsnich (.333, 0, 2), Stan Lopata (.125, 0, 0), Len Gabrielson (.000, 0, 0), Joe Torre (.500, 0, 0)
     
    STARTERS W-L ERA SV
    L Warren Spahn 21-10 3.50 2
    R Bob Buhl 16-9 3.09 0
    R Lew Burdette 19-13 3.36 4
    R Carl Willey 6-7 4.35 0
    L Juan Pizarro 6-7 4.55 0
    BULLPEN
    R Don McMahon 3-6 5.94 10
    R Ron Piche 3-5 3.56 9
    R Joey Jay 9-8 3.24 1
    L George Brunet 2-0 5.07 0
    R Bob Rush 2-0 4.20 1
      Other pitchers:
    Don Nottebart (1-0, 4.11), Terry Fox (0-0, 4.32), Ken Mackenzie (0-1, 6.48), Bob Giggie (0-0, 4.15)
     





    Thursday, January 21
    Future Brave Darryl Motley is born in Muskogee, OK.
    Tuesday, February 16
    Future Brave Bill Pecota is born in Redwood City, CA. Former Brave Stuffy McInnis dies in Ipswich, MA at the age of 70.
    Wednesday, February 24
    Future Brave Nick Esasky is born in Hialeah, FL.
    Thursday, March 3
    Future Brave Chuck Cary is born in Whittier, CA.
    Friday, March 4
    Future Brave Jeff Dedmon is born in Torrance, CA.
    Sunday, March 6
    Future Brave Rick Behenna is born in Miami, FL.
    Monday, March 14
    Future Brave Jerry Willard is born in Oxnard, CA.
    Tuesday, March 22
    Future Brave Matt Sinatro is born in Hartford, CT.
    Tuesday, April 12
    Defeated Pirates (0-1), 4-3County Stadium (1-0)1-0
    Starters: Bob Friend vs Warren SpahnFirst--
    Thursday, April 14
    Lost to Phillies (1-1), 5-4Shibe Park (0-1)1-1
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Curt SimmonsSecond out
    Saturday, April 16
    Defeated Phillies (1-2), 13-3Shibe Park (1-1)2-1
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs John BuzhardtSecond out
    Sunday, April 17
    Defeated Phillies (1-3), 8-4Shibe Park (2-1)3-1Won 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Robin RobertsSecond out
    Wednesday, April 20
    Lost to Reds (3-3), 10-5County Stadium (1-1)3-2
    Starters: Jim Brosnan vs Warren SpahnSecond1 out
    Major-league debuts: Elio Chacon (Reds)
    Thursday, April 21
    Defeated Reds (3-4), 2-0County Stadium (2-1)4-2
    Starters: Jim O'Toole vs Carl WilleySecond out
    Friday, April 22
    Lost to Pirates (6-3), 6-2Forbes Field (0-1)4-3
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Bob FriendFourth1 out
    Saturday, April 23
    Lost to Pirates (7-3), 5-4Forbes Field (0-2)4-4Lost 2
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Bennie DanielsFourth2 out
    Sunday, April 24
    Lost to Pirates (8-3), 7-3Forbes Field (0-3)4-5Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Harvey HaddixFifth3 out
    Tuesday, April 26
    Defeated Reds (4-8), 4-3Crosley Field (1-0)5-5
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Jim O'TooleFourth2 out
    Wednesday, April 27
    Defeated Reds (4-9), 8-5Crosley Field (2-0)6-5Won 2
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Jay HookFourth2 out
    Friday, April 29
    Defeated Phillies (5-9), 5-3County Stadium (3-1)7-5Won 3
    Starters: Jim Owens vs Bob BuhlThird2 out
    Sunday, May 1
    Defeated Phillies (5-10), 5-4County Stadium (4-1)8-5Won 4
    Starters: Don Cardwell vs Lew BurdetteThird3 out
    Future Brave Charlie O'Brien is born in Tulsa, OK.
    Monday, May 2
    Lost to Giants (11-5), 5-0Candlestick Park (0-1)8-6
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Mike McCormickThird3 out
    Major-league debuts: Ken MacKenzie (Braves)
    Wednesday, May 4
    Defeated Dodgers (8-10), 2-1Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (1-0)9-6
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Don DrysdaleThird2 out
    Thursday, May 5
    Lost to Dodgers (9-10), 4-3Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (1-1)9-7
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Johnny PodresThird3 out
    Friday, May 6
    Former Brave Vern Bickford dies in Concord, VA at the age of 40.
    Wednesday, May 11
    Defeated Cardinals (9-12), 12-8County Stadium (5-1)10-7
    Starters: Lindy McDaniel vs Warren SpahnThird3 out
    Thursday, May 12
    Defeated Cardinals (9-13), 4-3County Stadium (6-1)11-7Won 2
    Starters: Vinegar Bend Mizell vs Bob BuhlThird3 out
    Former Brave Gus Felix dies in Montgomery, AL at the age of 65.
    Friday, May 13
    Lost to Pirates (16-9), 8-2County Stadium (6-2)11-8
    Starters: Bob Friend vs Carl WilleyThird4 out
    Saturday, May 14
    Lost to Pirates (17-9), 6-4County Stadium (6-3)11-9Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Law vs Lew BurdetteThird4 out
    Sunday, May 15
    Lost to Pirates (18-9), 6-4County Stadium (6-4)11-10Lost 3
    Starters: Harvey Haddix vs Warren SpahnThird4 out
    Defeated Pirates (18-10), 4-2County Stadium (7-4)12-10
    Starters: Bennie Daniels vs Juan PizarroThird4 out
    Tuesday, May 17
    Lost to Dodgers (13-16), 6-4County Stadium (7-5)12-11
    Starters: Don Drysdale vs Bob BuhlThird5 out
    Wednesday, May 18
    Defeated Giants (20-10), 3-1County Stadium (8-5)13-11
    Starters: Mike McCormick vs Carl WilleySecond4 out
    Friday, May 20
    Former Brave Pat Collins dies in Kansas City, KS at the age of 64.
    Saturday, May 21
    Defeated Cubs (10-16), 4-2County Stadium (9-5)14-11Won 2
    Starters: Dick Ellsworth vs Joey JayThird4 out
    Sunday, May 22
    Defeated Cubs (10-17), 3-1County Stadium (10-5)15-11Won 3
    Starters: Glen Hobbie vs Juan PizarroThird4 out
    Wednesday, May 25
    Lost to Cardinals (15-19), 5-3Sportsman's Park III (0-1)15-12
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Larry JacksonThird4 out
    Thursday, May 26
    Defeated Cardinals (15-20), 4-1Sportsman's Park III (1-1)16-12
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Vinegar Bend MizellThird4 out
    Friday, May 27
    Lost to Reds (20-18), 9-5Crosley Field (2-1)16-13
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Bob PurkeyThird4 out
    Sunday, May 29
    Lost to Reds (21-18), 4-2Crosley Field (2-2)16-14Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Jay HookThird4 out
    Monday, May 30
    Lost to Pirates (26-14), 8-3Forbes Field (0-4)16-15Lost 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Harvey HaddixFourth5 out
    Major-league debuts: Ron Piche (Braves)
    Tuesday, May 31
    Lost to Phillies (14-27), 12-7Shibe Park (2-2)16-16Lost 4
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Ruben GomezFourth6 out
    Wednesday, June 1
    Defeated Phillies (14-28), 6-3Shibe Park (3-2)17-16
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Robin RobertsThird6 out
    Thursday, June 2
    Defeated Phillies (14-29), 9-8Shibe Park (4-2)18-16Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Taylor PhillipsThird6 out
    Friday, June 3
    Defeated Reds (22-22), 6-4County Stadium (11-5)19-16Won 3
    Starters: Jay Hook vs Carl WilleyThird6 out
    Saturday, June 4
    Defeated Reds (22-23), 5-1County Stadium (12-5)20-16Won 4
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs Lew BurdetteThird5 out
    Sunday, June 5
    Lost to Reds (23-23), 3-2County Stadium (12-6)20-17
    Starters: Bob Purkey vs Juan PizarroThird4 out
    Defeated Reds (23-24), 4-1County Stadium (13-6)21-17
    Starters: Joe Nuxhall vs Joey JayThird4 out
    Tuesday, June 7
    Defeated Dodgers (21-26), 6-4Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (2-1)22-17Won 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Johnny PodresThird3 out
    Wednesday, June 8
    Lost to Dodgers (22-26), 4-1Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (2-2)22-18
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Stan WilliamsThird4 out
    Thursday, June 9
    Defeated Dodgers (22-27), 6-5Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (3-2)23-18
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Don DrysdaleThird4 out
    Friday, June 10
    Lost to Giants (31-20), 5-0Candlestick Park (0-2)23-19
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Sam JonesThird4 out
    Saturday, June 11
    Defeated Giants (31-21), 9-5Candlestick Park (1-2)24-19
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Johnny AntonelliThird3 out
    Sunday, June 12
    Lost to Giants (32-21), 16-7Candlestick Park (1-3)24-20
    Starters: George Brunet vs Mike McCormickThird4 out
    Monday, June 13
    Defeated Giants (32-22), 12-5Candlestick Park (2-3)25-20
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Jack SanfordThird3 out
    Tuesday, June 14
    Lost to Cubs (21-26), 3-2County Stadium (13-7)25-21
    Starters: Glen Hobbie vs Bob BuhlThird4 out
    Wednesday, June 15
    Defeated Cubs (21-27), 5-4County Stadium (14-7)26-21
    Starters: Dick Ellsworth vs Warren SpahnThird5 out
    Lost to Cubs (22-27), 8-5County Stadium (14-8)26-22
    Starters: Bob Anderson vs Carl WilleyThird5 out
    Thursday, June 16
    Defeated Cubs (22-28), 10-7County Stadium (15-8)27-22
    Starters: Mark Freeman vs Juan PizarroThird5 out
    Friday, June 17
    Defeated Cardinals (28-28), 3-2County Stadium (16-8)28-22Won 2
    Starters: Ron Kline vs George BrunetThird5 out
    Saturday, June 18
    Defeated Cardinals (28-29), 5-0County Stadium (17-8)29-22Won 3
    Starters: Larry Jakson vs Lew BurdetteThird5 out
    Sunday, June 19
    Lost to Cardinals (29-29), 4-3County Stadium (17-9)29-23
    Starters: Curt Simmons vs Warren SpahnThird4 out
    Defeated Cardinals (29-30), 3-2County Stadium (18-9)30-23
    Starters: Ray Sadecki vs Carl WilleyThird4 out
    Monday, June 20
    Defeated Dodgers (27-32), 4-1County Stadium (19-9)31-23Won 2
    Starters: Don Drysdale vs Bob BuhlSecond4 out
    Tuesday, June 21
    Defeated Giants (34-27), 9-6County Stadium (20-9)32-23Won 3
    Starters: Mike McCormick vs George BrunetSecond3 out
    Defeated Giants (34-28), 2-1County Stadium (21-9)33-23Won 4
    Starters: Jack Sanford vs Juan PizarroSecond3 out
    Wednesday, June 22
    Defeated Giants (34-29), 7-4County Stadium (22-9)34-23Won 5
    Starters: Johnny Antonelli vs Lew BurdetteSecond3 out
    Thursday, June 23
    Defeated Giants (34-30), 8-4County Stadium (23-9)35-23Won 6
    Starters: Sam Jones vs Warren SpahnSecond2 out
    Friday, June 24
    Lost to Dodgers (29-33), 5-3County Stadium (23-10)35-24
    Starters: Sandy Koufax vs Carl WilleySecond3 out
    Saturday, June 25
    Defeated Dodgers (29-34), 4-2County Stadium (24-10)36-24
    Starters: Don Drysdale vs Bob BuhlSecond3 out
    Sunday, June 26
    Lost to Dodgers (30-34), 6-3County Stadium (24-11)36-25
    Starters: Johnny Podres vs Lew BurdetteSecond3 out
    Tuesday, June 28
    Defeated Cubs (25-38), 5-3Wrigley Field (1-0)37-25
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Glen HobbieSecond2 out
    Wednesday, June 29
    Lost to Cubs (26-38), 3-2Wrigley Field (1-1)37-26
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Dick EllsworthSecond2 out
    Defeated Cubs (26-39), 3-1Wrigley Field (2-1)38-26
    Starters: Joey Jay vs Bob AndersonSecond2 out
    Thursday, June 30
    Lost to Cubs (27-39), 11-5Wrigley Field (2-2)38-27
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Don CardwellSecond3 out
    Friday, July 1
    Lost to Cardinals (34-35), 8-7Sportsman's Park III (1-2)38-28Lost 2
    Starters: Don Nottebart vs Larry JacksonSecond4 out
    Lost to Cardinals (35-35), 7-5Sportsman's Park III (1-3)38-29Lost 3
    Starters: George Brunet vs Curt SimmonsSecond4 out
    Major-league debuts: Don Nottebart (Braves)
    Saturday, July 2
    Lost to Cardinals (36-35), 7-1Sportsman's Park III (1-4)38-30Lost 4
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bob GibsonSecond4 out
    Sunday, July 3
    Defeated Cardinals (36-36), 4-3Sportsman's Park III (2-4)39-30
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Ron KlineSecond3 out
    Monday, July 4
    Defeated Pirates (43-28), 7-6County Stadium (25-11)40-30Won 2
    Starters: Bob Friend vs Lew BurdetteSecond3 out
    Lost to Pirates (44-28), 7-2County Stadium (25-12)40-31
    Starters: Harvey Haddix vs Joey JaySecond3 out
    Tuesday, July 5
    Lost to Pirates (45-28), 5-4County Stadium (25-13)40-32Lost 2
    Starters: Vern Law vs Carl WilleySecond4 out
    Wednesday, July 6
    Lost to Phillies (32-44), 8-5County Stadium (25-14)40-33Lost 3
    Starters: Jim Owens vs Bob BuhlSecond5 out
    Thursday, July 7
    Defeated Phillies (32-45), 2-0County Stadium (26-14)41-33
    Starters: Chris Short vs Warren SpahnSecond5 out
    Friday, July 8
    Defeated Reds (35-41), 6-3County Stadium (27-14)42-33Won 2
    Starters: Jay Hook vs Juan PizarroSecond5 out
    Saturday, July 9
    Lost to Reds (36-41), 6-5County Stadium (27-15)42-34
    Starters: Don Newcombe vs George BrunetSecond5 out
    Sunday, July 10
    Defeated Reds (36-42), 7-1County Stadium (28-15)43-34
    Starters: Bob Purkey vs Lew BurdetteSecond5 out
    Thursday, July 14
    Defeated Pirates (49-31), 4-0Forbes Field (1-4)44-34Won 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Harvey HaddixSecond4 out
    Friday, July 15
    Defeated Phillies (34-48), 7-5Shibe Park (5-2)45-34Won 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Chris ShortSecond3 out
    Saturday, July 16
    Defeated Phillies (34-49), 6-4Shibe Park (6-2)46-34Won 4
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Robin RobertsSecond3 out
    Future Brave Terry Pendleton is born in Los Angeles, CA.
    Sunday, July 17
    Defeated Phillies (34-50), 7-3Shibe Park (7-2)47-34Won 5
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Gene ConleySecond2 out
    Tuesday, July 19
    Defeated Cardinals (45-40), 9-5County Stadium (29-15)48-34Won 6
    Starters: Bob Gibson vs Bob BuhlSecond1 out
    Wednesday, July 20
    Defeated Cardinals (45-41), 3-0County Stadium (30-15)49-34Won 7
    Starters: Ernie Broglio vs Warren SpahnSecond1 out
    Thursday, July 21
    Lost to Cardinals (46-41), 9-4County Stadium (30-16)49-35
    Starters: Larry Jackson vs Carl WilleySecond1 out
    Friday, July 22
    Lost to Cubs (33-52), 8-7Wrigley Field (2-3)49-36Lost 2
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Mark FreemanSecond2 out
    Saturday, July 23
    Defeated Cubs (33-53), 3-0Wrigley Field (3-3)50-36
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Don CardwellSecond1 out
    Sunday, July 24
    Defeated Cubs (33-54), 7-5Wrigley Field (4-3)51-36Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Glen HobbieFirst--
    Defeated Cubs (33-55), 1-0Wrigley Field (5-3)52-36Won 3
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Jim BrewerFirst--
    Tuesday, July 26
    Defeated Giants (45-43), 3-1Candlestick Park (3-3)53-36Won 4
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Sam JonesSecond1 out
    Wednesday, July 27
    Lost to Giants (46-43), 5-0Candlestick Park (3-4)53-37
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Jack SanfordSecond1 out
    Thursday, July 28
    Lost to Giants (47-43), 3-2Candlestick Park (3-5)53-38Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Juan MarichalSecond2 out
    Friday, July 29
    Lost to Dodgers (51-41), 7-3Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (3-3)53-39Lost 3
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Stan WilliamsSecond3 out
    Saturday, July 30
    Defeated Dodgers (51-42), 8-7Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (4-3)54-39
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Sandy KoufaxSecond2 out
    Sunday, July 31
    Lost to Dodgers (52-42), 7-5Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (4-4)54-40
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Don DrysdaleSecond2 out
    Tuesday, August 2
    Lost to Cardinals (54-44), 4-2Sportsman's Park III (2-5)54-41Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Ernie BroglioSecond3 out
    Major-league debuts: Charlie James (Cardinals)
    Wednesday, August 3
    Lost to Cardinals (55-44), 13-8Sportsman's Park III (2-6)54-42Lost 3
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Larry JacksonSecond3 out
    Thursday, August 4
    Lost to Cardinals (56-44), 4-2Sportsman's Park III (2-7)54-43Lost 4
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Ray SadeckiThird4 out
    Friday, August 5
    Defeated Cubs (38-62), 10-2County Stadium (31-16)55-43
    Starters: Don Cardwell vs Lew BurdetteSecond4 out
    Saturday, August 6
    Lost to Cubs (39-62), 3-2County Stadium (31-17)55-44
    Starters: Bob Anderson vs Juan PizarroThird5 out
    Sunday, August 7
    Defeated Cubs (39-63), 5-4County Stadium (32-17)56-44
    Starters: Glen Hobbie vs Warren SpahnSecond5 out
    Monday, August 8
    Defeated Dodgers (55-46), 7-6County Stadium (33-17)57-44Won 2
    Starters: Don Drysdale vs Carl WilleySecond5 out
    Tuesday, August 9
    Lost to Dodgers (56-46), 3-2County Stadium (33-18)57-45
    Starters: Johnny Podres vs Bob BuhlThird6 out
    Wednesday, August 10
    Lost to Dodgers (57-46), 3-2County Stadium (33-19)57-46Lost 2
    Starters: Stan Williams vs Lew BurdetteThird7 out
    Thursday, August 11
    Lost to Giants (52-52), 8-7County Stadium (33-20)57-47Lost 3
    Starters: Billy O'Dell vs Juan PizarroFourth7 out
    Friday, August 12
    Defeated Giants (52-53), 4-2County Stadium (34-20)58-47
    Starters: Jack Sanford vs Warren SpahnThird6 out
    Saturday, August 13
    Defeated Giants (52-54), 4-2County Stadium (35-20)59-47Won 2
    Starters: Mike McCormick vs Bob BuhlThird6 out
    Sunday, August 14
    Defeated Giants (52-55), 3-0County Stadium (36-20)60-47Won 3
    Starters: Sam Jones vs Lew BurdetteThird6 out
    Monday, August 15
    Lost to Reds (51-61), 5-3Crosley Field (2-3)60-48
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Jim MaloneyThird7 out
    Lost to Reds (52-61), 4-0Crosley Field (2-4)60-49Lost 2
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Bob PurkeyThird7 out
    Tuesday, August 16
    Defeated Reds (52-62), 2-1Crosley Field (3-4)61-49
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Jay HookSecond7 out
    Wednesday, August 17
    Defeated Reds (52-63), 11-4Crosley Field (4-4)62-49Won 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Jim O'TooleSecond7 out
    Thursday, August 18
    Defeated Phillies (44-72), 1-0County Stadium (37-20)63-49Won 3
    Starters: Gene Conley vs Lew BurdetteSecond7 out
    Friday, August 19
    Lost to Phillies (45-72), 3-2County Stadium (37-21)63-50
    Starters: Art Mahaffey vs Juan PizarroSecond7 out
    Saturday, August 20
    Defeated Phillies (45-73), 1-0County Stadium (38-21)64-50
    Starters: Robin Roberts vs Bob BuhlSecond7 out
    Sunday, August 21
    Defeated Phillies (45-74), 3-2County Stadium (39-21)65-50Won 2
    Starters: John Buzhardt vs Warren SpahnSecond6 out
    Tuesday, August 23
    Defeated Dodgers (63-53), 7-0Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (5-4)66-50Won 3
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Stan WilliamsSecond6 out
    Wednesday, August 24
    Lost to Dodgers (64-53), 5-3Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (5-5)66-51
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Johnny PodresSecond7 out
    Thursday, August 25
    Defeated Dodgers (64-54), 4-2Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum (6-5)67-51
    Starters: Joey Jay vs Sandy KoufaxSecond6 out
    Friday, August 26
    Defeated Giants (59-60), 3-2Candlestick Park (4-5)68-51Won 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Georges MarandaSecond5 out
    Saturday, August 27
    Lost to Giants (60-60), 3-1Candlestick Park (4-6)68-52
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Stu MillerSecond5 out
    Sunday, August 28
    Lost to Giants (61-60), 15-2Candlestick Park (4-7)68-53Lost 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Jack SanfordSecond5 out
    Monday, August 29
    Lost to Cardinals (70-54), 3-0County Stadium (39-22)68-54Lost 3
    Starters: Larry Jackson vs Joey JayThird6 out
    Tuesday, August 30
    Defeated Cardinals (70-55), 10-0County Stadium (40-22)69-54
    Starters: Ernie Broglio vs Warren SpahnSecond6 out
    Future Brave Randy O'Neal is born in Ashland, KY.
    Wednesday, August 31
    Lost to Cubs (51-73), 5-4Wrigley Field (5-4)69-55
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Dick EllsworthThird7 out
    Defeated Cubs (51-74), 11-7Wrigley Field (6-4)70-55
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Bob AndersonThird7 out
    Thursday, September 1
    Defeated Cubs (51-75), 10-1Wrigley Field (7-4)71-55Won 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Dick DrottSecond7 out
    Friday, September 2
    Defeated Reds (57-73), 9-6Crosley Field (5-4)72-55Won 3
    Starters: Joey Jay vs Cal McLishSecond6 out
    Saturday, September 3
    Defeated Reds (57-74), 10-9Crosley Field (6-4)73-55Won 4
    Starters: Carl Willey vs Jim MaloneySecond5 out
    Sunday, September 4
    Lost to Reds (58-74), 9-5Crosley Field (6-5)73-56
    Starters: Juan Pizarro vs Jay HookSecond6 out
    Major-league debuts: Terry Fox (Braves)
    Monday, September 5
    Lost to Pirates (81-50), 9-7Forbes Field (1-5)73-57Lost 2
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bob FriendSecond6 out
    Defeated Pirates (81-51), 7-1Forbes Field (2-5)74-57
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Harvey HaddixSecond6 out
    Major-league debuts: Diomedes Olivo (Pirates)
    Tuesday, September 6
    Lost to Pirates (82-51), 5-3Forbes Field (2-6)74-58
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Joe GibbonThird7 out
    Future Brave Greg Olson is born in Marshall, MN.
    Wednesday, September 7
    Defeated Giants (66-66), 6-5County Stadium (41-22)75-58
    Starters: Jack Sanford vs George BrunetThird6 out
    Thursday, September 8
    Defeated Giants (66-67), 9-4County Stadium (42-22)76-58Won 2
    Starters: Mike McCormick vs Warren SpahnThird6 out
    Friday, September 9
    Lost to Dodgers (72-62), 5-3County Stadium (42-23)76-59
    Starters: Stan Williams vs Bob BuhlThird7 out
    Major-league debuts: Len Gabrielson (Braves)
    Saturday, September 10
    Defeated Dodgers (72-63), 10-8County Stadium (43-23)77-59
    Starters: Roger Craig vs Joey JayThird7 out
    Major-league debuts: Phil Ortega (Dodgers)
    Sunday, September 11
    Lost to Dodgers (73-63), 2-0County Stadium (43-24)77-60
    Starters: Don Drysdale vs Lew BurdetteThird7 out
    Monday, September 12
    Defeated Cardinals (77-59), 4-2Sportsman's Park III (3-7)78-60
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bob GibsonThird7 out
    Tuesday, September 13
    Lost to Cardinals (78-59), 6-5Sportsman's Park III (3-8)78-61
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Larry JacksonThird7 out
    Wednesday, September 14
    Defeated Cubs (53-83), 10-2County Stadium (44-24)79-61
    Starters: Don Cardwell vs Joey JayThird6 out
    Thursday, September 15
    Defeated Cubs (53-84), 3-1County Stadium (45-24)80-61Won 2
    Starters: Glen Hobbie vs Lew BurdetteThird6 out
    Friday, September 16
    Defeated Phillies (52-90), 4-0County Stadium (46-24)81-61Won 3
    Starters: John Buzhardt vs Warren SpahnSecond5 out
    Saturday, September 17
    Lost to Phillies (53-90), 5-2County Stadium (46-25)81-62
    Starters: Gene Conley vs Bob BuhlThird6 out
    Sunday, September 18
    Defeated Phillies (53-91), 7-1County Stadium (47-25)82-62
    Starters: Art Mahaffey vs Joey JayThird6 out
    Tuesday, September 20
    Lost to Reds (66-80), 9-0County Stadium (47-26)82-63
    Starters: Jay Hook vs Lew BurdetteThird8 out
    Future Brave Dave Gallagher is born in Trenton, NJ.
    Wednesday, September 21
    Defeated Reds (66-81), 3-1County Stadium (48-26)83-63
    Starters: Jim O'Toole vs Warren SpahnThird7 out
    Thursday, September 22
    Major-league debuts: Dick Bertell (Cubs)
    Friday, September 23
    Defeated Pirates (92-56), 2-1County Stadium (49-26)84-63Won 2
    Starters: George Witt vs Bob BuhlThird7 out
    Saturday, September 24
    Defeated Pirates (92-57), 4-2County Stadium (50-26)85-63Won 3
    Starters: Bob Friend vs Lew BurdetteThird6 out
    Sunday, September 25
    Defeated Pirates (92-58), 4-2County Stadium (51-26)86-63Won 4
    Starters: Harvey Haddix vs Warren SpahnSecond5 out
    Major-league debuts: Joe Torre (Braves)
    Monday, September 26
    Major-league debuts: Matty Alou (Giants)
    Tuesday, September 27
    Lost to Phillies (56-94), 5-3Shibe Park (7-3)86-64
    Starters: Joey Jay vs Robin RobertsSecond6 out
    Wednesday, September 28
    Defeated Phillies (56-95), 9-3Shibe Park (8-3)87-64
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Jim OwensSecond6 out
    Friday, September 30
    Defeated Pirates (93-59), 13-2Forbes Field (3-6)88-64Won 2
    Starters: Bob Buhl vs Vern LawSecond5 out
    Saturday, October 1
    Lost to Pirates (94-59), 7-3Forbes Field (3-7)88-65
    Starters: Warren Spahn vs Bob FriendSecond6 out
    Sunday, October 2
    Lost to Pirates (95-59), 9-5Forbes Field (3-8)88-66Lost 2
    Starters: Lew Burdette vs Vinegar Bend MizellSecond7 out
    Tuesday, October 4
    Future Brave Joe Boever is born in Kirkwood, MO.
    Wednesday, October 19
    Future Brave Mark Davis is born in Livermore, CA.
    Sunday, October 30
    Future Brave Gerald Perry is born in Savannah, GA.
    Wednesday, November 9
    Former Brave Al Nixon dies in Opelousas, LA at the age of 75.
    Friday, November 11
    Former Brave Red Causey dies in Avon Park, FL at the age of 68.
    Tuesday, November 15
    Future Brave Rick Luecken is born in McAllen, TX.
    Monday, November 21
    Future Brave Mark Eichhorn is born in San Jose, CA.
    Thursday, December 8
    Future Brave John Mizerock is born in Punxsutawney, PA.
    Saturday, December 10
    Future Brave Paul Assenmacher is born in Detroit, MI.
    Sunday, December 18
    Former Brave Art Nehf dies in Phoenix, AZ at the age of 69.
    Wednesday, December 28
    Future Brave Zane Smith is born in Madison, WI.

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