1929 Boston Braves season

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1929 Boston Braves
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 56–98 (.364)
League place 8th
Other information
Owner(s) Emil Fuchs
Manager(s) Emil Fuchs
Local radio WNAC
(Fred Hoey)
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Offseason[edit]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L GB Pct.
Chicago Cubs 98 54 -- .645
Pittsburgh Pirates 88 65 10.5 .575
New York Giants 84 67 13.5 .556
St. Louis Cardinals 78 74 20 .513
Philadelphia Phillies 71 82 27.5 .464
Brooklyn Robins 70 83 28.5 .458
Cincinnati Reds 66 88 33 .429
Boston Braves 56 98 43 .364

Roster[edit]

1929 Boston Braves
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
2B Maguire, FreddieFreddie Maguire 138 496 125 .252 0 41
OF Harper, GeorgeGeorge Harper 136 457 133 .291 10 68

Other batters[edit]

Note: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Mueller, HeinieHeinie Mueller 46 93 19 .204 0 11
Legett, LouLou Legett 39 81 13 .160 0 6
Robertson, GeneGene Robertson 8 28 8 .286 0 6

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Smith, BobBob Smith 34 231 11 17 4.68 65
Seibold, SocksSocks Seibold 33 205.2 12 17 4.73 54
Brandt, EdEd Brandt 26 167.2 8 13 5.53 50
Cantwell, BenBen Cantwell 27 157 4 13 4.47 25

Other pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Jones, PercyPercy Jones 35 188.1 7 15 4.64 69
Cunningham, BruceBruce Cunningham 17 91.2 4 6 4.52 22
Clarkson, BillBill Clarkson 2 7 0 1 10.29 0

Relief pitchers[edit]

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Hearn, BunnyBunny Hearn 10 2 0 0 4.42 12
Peery, RedRed Peery 9 0 1 0 5.11 3

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
A Providence Grays Eastern League King Bader

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Rogers Hornsby page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997

External links[edit]