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1952 Boston BravesNational League (MLB)
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Bob Thorpe played for the 1952 Boston Braves
LeagueNational LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameBraves
Location
Record64-89 (7th)League RankthMLB Rankth
BallparkBraves Field
ManagerCharlie Grimm,Tommy HolmesGeneral ManagerJohn Quinn
CoachesJohnny Cooney (Assistant Coach), Bob Keely (Assistant Coach), Bucky Walters (Assistant Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance281,278 (Rank: 16th)
Years Available1876-2018

Team History -- 1952 Statistics -- 1952 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1952 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
5Sam JethroeofB341516087914123713582896811293008.232.318.357.67521743688.265.125.268.3189.916.31.71.946.830.5    
41Eddie Mathews3bL20145528801282352558645911515009.242.320.447.76723653593.265.205.320.35210.019.42.04.221.141.4    
4Sid GordonofR34144522691512222575047749340010.289.384.483.86725249606.281.194.333.39912.78.10.64.120.932.5    
23Johnny LoganssR2511745656129213442123133490010.283.334.368.70216828500.298.085.151.3286.26.61.10.8114.021.7    
9Earl Torgeson1bL281223824988170534117813817008.230.366.314.68012022471.245.084.306.33217.28.10.51.176.425.0    
39Walker CoopercR371023493382121105510223213007.235.282.361.64312623375.235.126.192.2995.98.51.52.734.928.1    
6Jack Dittmer2bL249332626637274110262612009.193.255.291.5469516355.191.098.181.2597.37.31.02.046.625.4    
18Bob ThorpeofR25812922076823263154214007.260.275.332.6079713302.296.072.096.2811.713.98.41.097.317.1    
13Sibby Sisti2b-ofR31902451952101424201443010009.212.255.310.5657615269.242.098.163.2645.216.03.11.561.328.9    
7Jack DanielsofL2410621931415121433283036001.187.288.247.535548256.209.060.187.26410.911.71.10.8109.519.5    
37George Crowe1bL2973217255613142001182550005.258.329.382.7118318240.277.124.203.3337.510.41.41.754.332.1    
14Paul BurriscR28551681437402210071912009.220.256.280.536476178.238.060.101.2523.910.72.71.184.016.2    
21Warren SpahnpL3152112101821291042302000.161.190.250.440285118.184.089.134.2053.419.55.81.756.027.8    
42Ebba St. ClairecB303910852320240181201003.213.267.287.554314117.223.074.139.2636.810.31.51.754.017.4    
12Roy Hartsfield2bR2638107132843040051204002.262.295.355.650387116.295.093.140.3004.310.32.40.00.025.0    
19Jim WilsonpR30338641420080021503000.163.182.186.36816291.197.023.047.1742.216.57.50.00.014.3
1943-   UDFA-BOS
 
10Jack CusickssR2449785131006016900006.167.226.179.40514184.188.012.077.2007.110.71.50.00.07.7    
27Willard MarshallofL31216651541211004400003.227.271.409.68027770.217.182.242.3115.75.71.02.933.046.7    
36Max SurkontpR3031632730030031607001.111.152.159.31110373.149.048.095.1504.121.95.30.00.042.9    
8Pete WhisenantofR22245231020071141300002.192.250.231.48112256.256.039.115.2327.123.23.30.00.020.0
1947-   UDFA-BSN
 
6Billy Reed2bL2915524130000000512002.250.264.250.51413055.277.000.000.2420.09.10.00.00.00.0    
24Vern BickfordpR312651291003000905002.176.176.196.37210156.214.020.020.1720.016.10.00.00.011.1    
33Lew BurdettepR254535140000003816002.114.205.114.3194045.148.000.086.1706.717.82.70.00.00.0    
40,44Buzz ClarksonssR371425350001003300000.200.286.200.4865028.227.000.120.24310.710.71.00.00.00.0    
32Ernie JohnsonpR282922221002002304001.091.167.136.3033128.105.045.136.1547.110.71.50.00.050.0    
22Virgil JesterpR241919340102001402000.211.250.316.5666122.267.105.158.2604.618.24.00.00.025.0    
29,30Dave ColepR21228000000000400000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0    
11Sheldon JonespR30398110001000101000.125.125.125.250109.143.000.000.1160.011.10.00.00.00.0    
16Bob ChipmanpL33295220000001200000.400.500.400.900206.667.000.200.43016.733.32.00.00.00.0    
56Gene ConleypR2145020001000000001.400.400.400.800205.400.000.000.3720.00.00.00.00.00.0    
2Billy KlausssL2374300000001100000.000.200.000.200005.000.000.250.14420.020.01.00.00.00.0    
20Dick DonovanpL2473000000000300000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (32 players)15352215691214187311105305834483711329200117.233.301.343.64417933285828.251.343.208.0008.312.21.51.947.527.0 

1952 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
21Warren SpahnL31STMLB14192.984035519553290.02631099619731835001.168.160.592.275.682.513.38.4242.74    
19Jim WilsonR30STMLB12144.233333014000234.023411411019901041001.389.000.733.464.001.164.38.4623.71
1943-   UDFA-BOS
 
36Max SurkontR30STMLB12133.773129212310215.0201959019761257001.298.410.803.185.231.643.98.4803.44    
24Vern BickfordR31S/RMLB7123.74262247130161.11657367764624001.429.200.393.573.460.974.07.3683.38    
33Lew BurdetteR25RelMLB6113.614593650227137.01385855847472201.359.070.533.093.091.003.81.3533.49    
32Ernie JohnsonR28S/RMLB634.112910192110192.01005342731452101.429.780.683.034.401.455.18.6673.41    
22Virgil JesterR24S/RMLB353.3319811415073.0803127523250101.419.860.622.843.081.093.82.3753.54    
11Sheldon JonesR30RelMLB144.76391380018170.0814537831403001.6010.411.033.995.141.295.79.2004.06    
29,30Dave ColeR21RelMLB114.03223190010044.2382120242223001.817.660.408.464.430.524.23.5004.81    
16Bob ChipmanL33RelMLB112.81290290012041.2281513520161001.176.051.084.323.460.803.24.5004.62    
20Dick DonovanR24S/RMLB025.54725003113.01810811260002.3112.460.698.314.150.506.92.0005.24    
56Gene ConleyR21S/RMLB037.82431001012.22316114960002.6216.342.846.394.260.6711.37.0007.68    
22Bert ThielR26RelMLB117.7140400107.011761460002.1414.141.295.147.711.509.00.5004.25    
30Dick HooverL26RelMLB007.7120200104.28441300002.6215.431.935.790.000.007.71.0007.11    
Pitching Totals: (14 players)64893.78155155175631192131397138865158610652568728401.378.940.683.384.431.314.19.418  

1952 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PLew Burdette25MLBp45-1379291339.9740.840.28---45100.029.4Fielding by Day
PWarren Spahn31MLBp40-29018565479.9371.850.26---5276.926.1Fielding by Day
PSheldon Jones30MLBp39-704131118.9440.440.24---39100.025.5Fielding by Day
PJim Wilson30MLBp33-23421321454.9811.610.23---33100.021.6Fielding by Day
PMax Surkont30MLBp31-2159385352.9041.520.22---31100.020.3Fielding by Day
PErnie Johnson28MLBp29-929211331.9681.030.33---29100.019.0Fielding by Day
PBob Chipman33MLBp29-41381112.9170.380.27---29100.019.0Fielding by Day
PVern Bickford31MLBp26-16112321445.9781.690.27---26100.017.0Fielding by Day
PDave Cole21MLBp22-441901101.0000.450.23---22100.014.4Fielding by Day
PVirgil Jester24MLBp19-73681115.9330.740.19---19100.012.4Fielding by Day
PDick Donovan24MLBp7-1306107.8570.860.46---7100.04.6Fielding by Day
PGene Conley21MLBp4-12120031.0000.750.25---4100.02.6Fielding by Day
PBert Thiel26MLBp4-7010011.0000.250.14---4100.02.6Fielding by Day
PDick Hoover26MLBp2-4100011.0000.500.25---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CWalker Cooper37MLBc89--4175588480.9835.300.00--510287.358.2Fielding by Day
CPaul Burris28MLBc50--20816032241.0004.480.00--65590.932.7Fielding by Day
CEbba St. Claire30MLBc34--1512154177.9725.060.00--63987.222.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BEarl Torgeson28MLB1b105--9317311861015.9899.560.00---12286.168.6Fielding by Day
1BGeorge Crowe29MLB1b55--47642840526.9859.420.00---7375.335.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BJack Dittmer24MLB2b90--228267960504.9825.500.00---9396.858.8Fielding by Day
2BSibby Sisti31MLB2b-3b33--7370514148.9664.330.00---9036.721.6Fielding by Day
2BRoy Hartsfield26MLB2b29--6173710141.9504.620.00---3876.319.0Fielding by Day
2BBilly Reed29MLB2b14--22324658.9313.860.00---1593.39.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BEddie Mathews20MLB3b142--1602591921438.9572.950.00---14597.992.8Fielding by Day
3BSibby Sisti31MLB2b-3b9--10194233.8793.220.00---9010.05.9Fielding by Day
3BJack Cusick24MLBss3--020021.0000.670.00---496.12.0Fielding by Day
3BBuzz Clarkson37MLBss-3b2--25108.8753.500.00---1414.31.3Fielding by Day
3BSid Gordon34MLBof-3b2--340071.0003.500.00---1441.41.3Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSJohnny Logan25MLBss117--2473851881650.9725.400.00---117100.076.5Fielding by Day
SSJack Cusick24MLBss28--45503498.9693.390.00---4957.118.3Fielding by Day
SSSibby Sisti31MLB2b-3b18--25405670.9293.610.00---9020.011.8Fielding by Day
SSBuzz Clarkson37MLBss-3b6--961016.9382.500.00---1442.93.9Fielding by Day
SSBilly Klaus23MLBss-3b4--10102.5000.250.00---757.12.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFSam Jethroe34MLBof151--41310133436.9702.800.00---151100.098.7Fielding by Day
OFSid Gordon34MLBof-3b142--263910273.9961.920.00---14498.692.8Fielding by Day
OFJack Daniels24MLBof87--119632128.9771.440.00---10682.156.9Fielding by Day
OFBob Thorpe25MLBof72--132943145.9721.960.00---8188.947.1Fielding by Day
OFSibby Sisti31MLB2b-3b23--3402036.9441.480.00---9025.615.0Fielding by Day
OFWillard Marshall31MLBof16--2732332.9381.880.00---2176.210.5Fielding by Day
OFPete Whisenant22MLBof14--3421237.9732.570.00---2458.39.2Fielding by Day
OFEarl Torgeson28MLB1b5--41106.8331.000.00---1224.13.3Fielding by Day

1952 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Johnny CooneyAssistant Coach1901-03-18 51Cranston,Rhode Island MLB1921-19441921-1944   OF-P
Charlie GrimmManager1898-08-28 53St. Louis,Missouri MLB1916-19361916-1936   1B
Tommy HolmesManager1917-03-29 35Brooklyn,New York MLB1942-19521942-1952   OF
Bob KeelyAssistant Coach1909-08-22 42St. Louis,Missouri MLB1945-19451945-1945   C
John QuinnGeneral Manager1908-- 44- --   EXEC
Bucky WaltersAssistant Coach1909-04-19 43Philadelphia,Pennsylvania MLB1931-19501931-1950   P-3B