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Ralph Branca AS-3

+ Played in Major Leagues 1944-1956
Biography Data
Positions: P-322
Proper Name: Ralph Theodore Joseph Branca
Nickname(s): Hawk
Born: January 6, 1926 (89.110)
Place Mount Vernon, New York
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 220 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Davis (Mount Vernon,NY)
College: New York University
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:June 12,1944 (18.157)
TBC Player ID:9135
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Career Activity
Organizations:BRO, DET, NYA
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
61 89 72 54


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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro18027.052110010144.2463635232164001.759.270.406.453.220.50
1945Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro19563.0416157011109.2734437479696001.395.990.336.485.660.87
1946Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB20bro20313.882410227367.1623429441421101.538.290.535.485.611.02
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13,20bro2121122.67433615451280.02511008322981487101.258.070.713.154.761.51
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro221493.51362811141215.2189938424801229001.257.891.003.345.091.53
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro231354.3934279211186.21811009121911093001.468.731.014.395.261.20
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro24794.6950167142.0152807424551001401.469.631.523.496.341.82
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro2513123.26133113204.0180817419851186001.307.940.843.755.211.39
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB12bro26423.84205061.0522926821262001.207.671.183.103.841.24
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13bro27009.82005011.01512124550001.8212.273.274.094.091.00
1953 Detroit TigersALMLB16,35det27474.157031102.0985547731505001.268.650.622.744.411.61
1954Detroit TigersALMLB35det28335.76004045.16333291030150002.0512.511.995.962.980.50
1954 New York YankeesALMLB24nya28102.84001012.295401370001.746.390.009.244.970.54
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB28bro30000.0000102.01000220001.504.500.009.009.001.00
MLB Totals (12 seasons)88683.79322188711274191484137270262514966382944601.378.320.904.025.031.25
MLB: Average per 162 Games1293.79432592103198183948320881116101.378.320.904.025.031.25
Los Angeles Dodgers (11 seasons)80583.70283166641266181324120260954513258975739601.358.170.904.005.151.29
Detroit Tigers (2 seasons)7104.653419707114716188761761655001.519.861.043.733.981.07
New York Yankees (1 seasons)102.775300101395401370001.696.230.009.004.850.54
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop18216000000003000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----06
1945Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop1916401410000011020.100.100.125225.025.025.138----542
1946Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB20brop202418320000058001.111.304.111415.000.278.2001.60--223
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13
20
brop21439781210090734092.124.183.134317.010.082.1904.86--13113
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop22367431510020516033.203.253.216469.014.081.2593.20--1682
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop2334625510020926081.081.197.097294.016.161.1392.89--679
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop2434
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34
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002
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704
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10
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07
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1
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.118.211.294505.176.294.0912.5017.01045
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB13brop2563
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611
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1
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004002
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26
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06
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1
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.175.200.190390.016.048.29713.00--1271
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLB12brop2619
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03
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00020009
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01
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0.158.158.158316.000.000.300----320
1953Detroit TigersALMLB16
35
detp2734
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34
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01
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04002
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14
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01
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2
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.118.167.176343.059.118.2007.00--637
1954Detroit TigersALMLB35detp2813
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24
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1
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001002
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3
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0001
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.308.400.385785.077.231.4001.50--515
1954New York YankeesALMLB24nyap284
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12
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000000000000.500.500.5001000.000.000.500----24
MLB Totals (11 Seasons)31446435666123100361600037012.142.204.172376.030.108.2124.44232.080537
MLB: Average per 162 Games162239183431116001983001906.142.204.172376.030.108.2124.44232.041277
Los Angeles Dodgers (9 seasons)2754132956502260032143003609.136.198.162360.027.104.2014.47206.567481
Detroit Tigers (2 seasons)34475811050041700103.170.235.234469.064.149.2674.25--1152
New York Yankees (1 seasons)54120000000000000.500.500.5001000.000.000.500----24
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
1947BrooklynWorld Series118.6430 08.11285802.0412.960.005.408.64
1949BrooklynWorld Series014.1510 08.2444600.924.150.004.156.23
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP214428001.0002.054.29
 
1945Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP1610972021.9312.2315.19
 
1946Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP24673611.9001.213.38
 
1947Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP4328093530.9361.419.21
 
1948Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP36215101810.9661.177.00
 
1949Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP3418661520.9131.025.56
 
1950Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP43142819001.0001.715.65
 
1951Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP422041219021.0001.376.64
 
1952Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP16615711.9231.776.75
 
1953Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP71102011.0001.642.57
1953Detroit TigersALMLBP1710271010.9441.509.00
 
1954Detroit TigersALMLBP174526011.0001.604.24
1954New York YankeesALMLBP5121310.8003.007.20
 
1956Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBP1201001.0004.509.00
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP322148072169127.9531.476.74

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