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1951 Boston Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 76-78 .494
Rank: 4th in National League
Run Differential: 723-662 + 61
Roster Continuity 83.83% 9/16
Manager(s): Tommy Holmes, Billy Southworth
General Manager: John Quinn
Ballpark: Braves Field
Attendance: 487,475 14/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Jimmy Brown
Assistant Coach: Bob Keely
Assistant Coach: Johnny Cooney
Assistant Coach: Bucky Walters
National League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1951 Boston Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    6Bob AddisOF6-0175L-R251950Not draftedMLB--
    24Vern BickfordP6-0185R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    33Lew BurdetteP6-2190R-R241950Not draftedMLB--
    14,44Bob ChipmanP6-2190L-L321941Not draftedMLB--
    16,26Dave ColeP6-2175R-R201950Not draftedMLB--
    39Walker CooperC6-3210R-R361940Not draftedMLB--
    11Blix DonnellyP5-10178R-R371944Not draftedMLB--
    20Dick DonovanP6-3205L-R231950Not draftedMLB--
    3Bob Elliott3B-OF6-0185R-R341939Not draftedMLB--
    22George EstockP6-0185R-R261951Not draftedMLB--
    4Sid GordonOF-3B5-10185R-R331941Not draftedMLB--
    12Roy Hartsfield2B5-9165R-R251950Not draftedMLB--
    37Bobby HogueP5-10195R-R301948Not draftedMLB--
    1Tommy HolmesOF5-10180L-L341942Not draftedMLB--
    5Sam JethroeOF6-1178B-R331950Not draftedMLB--
    10Buddy KerrSS6-2180R-R281943Not draftedMLB--
    23Johnny LoganSS5-11175R-R241951Not draftedMLB--
    18Luis MarquezOF5-10174R-R251951Not draftedMLB--
    27Willard MarshallOF6-1205L-R301942Not draftedMLB--
    2Gene Mauch2B-SS5-10165R-R251944Not draftedMLB--
    1,8Ray MuellerC5-9175R-R391935Not draftedMLB--
    17Chet NicholsP195B-L201951Not draftedMLB--
    15Luis OlmoOF5-11190R-R311943Not draftedMLB--
    11Phil PaineP6-2181R-R211951Not draftedMLB--
    33Johnny SainP6-2200R-R331942Not draftedMLB--
    11Sid SchachtP5-11170R-R331950Not draftedMLB--
    13Sibby Sisti2B-3B5-11175R-R301939Not draftedMLB--
    21Warren SpahnP6-0175L-L301942Not draftedMLB--
    7Ebba St. ClaireC6-1219B-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    36Max SurkontP6-0205R-R291949Not draftedMLB--
    8Bob ThorpeOF6-1190R-R241951Not draftedMLB--
    9Earl Torgeson1B6-3180L-L271947Not draftedMLB--
    19Jim WilsonP6-1200R-R291945UDFAMLB--

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