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1952 BOSTON BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Boston,MA
Team Record:  64-89   .418
Result:   7th in National League
Manager(s):  Charlie Grimm, Tommy Holmes
General Manager:   John Quinn
Stadium:  Braves Field
Attendance:  281,278
Playoffs:  -

Boston Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Walker Cooper (37)
Youngest Player:  Eddie Mathews (20)
Longest Tenure:  Sibby Sisti (11)
Top Hitter:  Sam Jethroe (13)
Top Pitcher:  Warren Spahn (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  67.27%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Brooklyn9657.627--
NY Giants9262.5974.5
St. Louis8866.5718.5
Philadelphia8767.5659.5
Chi Cubs7777.50019.5
Cincinnati6985.44827.5
Boston6489.41832.0
Pittsburgh42112.27354.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
24Vern BickfordPMLB6-0185RightRight8/17/192031Hellier,KentuckyUDFA 

33Lew BurdettePMLB6-2190RightRight11/22/192625Nitro,West VirginiaUDFA 
14Paul BurrisCMLB6-0190RightRight7/21/192328Hickory,North CarolinaUDFA 
16Bob ChipmanPMLB6-2190LeftLeft10/11/191833Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
40,44Buzz ClarksonSS-3BMLB5-11210RightRight3/13/191537Hopkins,South CarolinaUDFA 
29,30Dave ColePMLB6-2175RightRight8/29/193021Williamsport,MarylandUDFA 
56Gene ConleyPMLB6-8225RightRight11/10/193021Muskogee,OklahomaUDFA 
39Walker CooperCMLB6-3210RightRight1/8/191537Atherton,MissouriUDFA 
37George Crowe1BMLB6-2212LeftLeft3/22/192329Whiteland,IndianaUDFA 
10Jack CusickSSMLB6-0170RightRight6/12/192824Weehawken,New JerseyUDFA 
7Jack DanielsOFMLB5-10165LeftLeft12/21/192724Chester,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
6Jack Dittmer2BMLB6-1175LeftRight1/10/192824Elkader,IowaUDFA 
20Dick DonovanPMLB6-3205LeftRight12/7/192724Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
4Sid GordonOF-3BMLB5-10185RightRight8/13/191734Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
12Roy Hartsfield2BMLB5-9165RightRight10/25/192526Chattahoochee,GeorgiaUDFA 
30Dick HooverPMLB6-0170LeftLeft12/11/192526Columbus,OhioUDFA 
22Virgil JesterPMLB5-11188RightRight7/23/192724Denver,ColoradoUDFA 
5Sam JethroeOFMLB6-1178BothRight1/20/191834East St. Louis,IllinoisUDFA 
32Ernie JohnsonPMLB6-4195RightRight6/16/192428Brattleboro,VermontUDFA 
11Sheldon JonesPMLB6-0180RightRight2/2/192230Tecumseh,NebraskaUDFA 
2Billy KlausSS-3BMLB5-10165LeftRight12/9/192823Fox Lake,IllinoisUDFA 
23Johnny LoganSSMLB5-11175RightRight3/23/192725Endicott,New YorkUDFA 
27Willard MarshallOFMLB6-1205LeftRight2/8/192131Richmond,VirginiaUDFA 
41Eddie Mathews3BMLB6-1200LeftRight10/13/193120Texarkana,TexasUDFA 
6Billy Reed2BMLB5-10175LeftRight11/12/192229Shawano,WisconsinUDFA 
13Sibby Sisti2B-3BMLB5-11175RightRight7/26/192031Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
21Warren SpahnPMLB6-0175LeftLeft4/23/192131Buffalo,New YorkUDFA 
42Ebba St. ClaireCMLB6-1219BothRight8/5/192130Whitehall,New YorkUDFA 
36Max SurkontPMLB6-0205RightRight6/16/192230Central Falls,Rhode IslandUDFA 
22Bert ThielPMLB5-10185RightRight5/4/192626Marion,WisconsinUDFA 
18Bob ThorpeOFMLB6-1190RightRight11/19/192625Caryville,FloridaUDFA 
9Earl Torgeson1BMLB6-3180LeftLeft1/1/192428Snohomish,WashingtonUDFA 
8Pete WhisenantOFMLB6-2200RightRight12/14/192922Asheville,North CarolinaUDFA 
19Jim WilsonPMLB200RightRight2/20/192230San Diego,CaliforniaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Johnny CooneyAssistant Coach 
Charlie GrimmManager 
Tommy HolmesManager 
Bob KeelyAssistant Coach 
John QuinnGeneral Manager 
Bucky WaltersAssistant Coach 


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