Boston (N) Braves Clubhouse
Monday, 8/7/1947
Team Stats & Info
Manager: Ken
Record: 59 Wins, 51 Losses, .536 Winning Pct.
Home Record: 34 Wins, 22 Losses
Away Record: 25 Wins, 29 Losses
1 Run Games Record: 13 Wins, 14 Losses
X-Innings Record: 5 Wins, 8 Losses
Record vs LHP: 21 Wins, 17 Losses
Record vs RHP: 38 Wins, 34 Losses
Payroll: $58,640,004 (7th)
Fan Interest: 50/100 (10th)
Batting AVG: .281 (6th)
Homeruns: 120 (8th)
Walks: 404 (13th)
Stolen Bases: 78 (5th)
Runs Scored: 633 (8th)

Pitching ERA: 5.06 (9th)
Opponents AVG: .278 (11th)
HRs Allowed: 113 (8th)
Walks Allowed: 463 (10th)
Runs Allowed: 610 (8th)
Reports & News
Batting Stats
Pitching Stats
Fielding Stats
Ratings Report
Top Prospects
Minor Leagues
Coaching Staff
Salary Report
Financial Report
Financial History
Team History
Team News
Major Transaction News
All Transaction News
Injury News
Player Development
Active Roster
Player#PosBirthdayBatsThrowsAVGHRRBISBOPS 
CATCHERS           
Ray Mueller36C 3/8/1912RightRight.2870141.663 
Ken Sears49C 7/6/1917LeftRight.2375310.627 
INFIELDER           
Ted Kluszewski341B9/10/1924LeftLeft.327237801.059 
Bruce Campbell751B10/20/1909LeftRight.3580270.887 
George Scharein232B11/21/1914RightRight.333032.775 
Jim Bucher84SS3/11/1911LeftRight.246161.631 
Bob Dillinger493B9/17/1918RightRight.29434451.744 
Buddy Lewis263B8/10/1916LeftRight.33184115.926 
Woody Williams483B8/21/1912RightRight.333041.750 
OUTFIELDER           
Hank Leiber93LF1/17/1911RightRight.26119660.850 
Johnny Welaj68RF5/27/1914RightRight.2981160.680 
Sid Gordon82CF8/13/1917RightRight.29313723.920 
Danny Litwhiler85RF8/31/1916RightRight.27217801.834 
Andy Pafko66CF2/25/1921RightRight.31610281.938 
Carl Furillo10CF3/8/1922RightRight.26915711.787 
Player#RoleBirthdayBatsThrowsERAWLSWHIP 
STARTERS           
Mel Harder10SP10/15/1909RightRight5.429401.56 
Dizzy Trout82SP6/29/1915RightRight4.2210901.42 
Hank Borowy4SP5/12/1916RightRight5.159901.57 
Allie Reynolds49SP2/10/1917RightRight5.549501.59 
Dave Koslo38SP3/31/1920LeftLeft4.500121.06 
Dave Ferriss42SP12/5/1921LeftRight5.927901.73 
RELIEVERS           
Al Brazle70MR10/19/1913LeftLeft4.484501.48 
Rankin Johnson68MR3/1/1917RightRight2.724371.46 
Lefty Wallace35MR8/12/1921LeftLeft6.834501.80 
Tired Position Players
Injuries & Disabled List
PlayerStatusRecovery TimeTime on DL leftDiagnosis
Vic BarnhartDay-to-Day (90%)3 days0 daysInflamed Thigh Muscle
Lefty WallaceDay-to-Day (70%)1-2 weeks0 daysStrained Rotator Cuff Muscle
Lineups
LINEUP VS RHPPos
1) L B. Lewis3B
2) R B. Dillinger2B
3) R S. GordonCF
4) R D. LitwhilerSS
5) L T. Kluszewski1B
6) R H. LeiberLF
7) R C. FurilloRF
8) L K. SearsC
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LINEUP VS RHP+DHPos
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LINEUP VS LHPPos
1) L B. Lewis3B
2) R B. Dillinger2B
3) R S. GordonCF
4) R D. LitwhilerSS
5) R C. FurilloRF
6) R H. LeiberLF
7) R J. Welaj1B
8) R R. MuellerC
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LINEUP VS LHP+DHPos
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Pitching Staff
Starting Rotation
1) R D. Trout
2) R M. Harder
3) R D. Ferriss
4) R H. Borowy
5) R A. Reynolds
Mopup Reliever
1) L L. Wallace
2)

Middle Reliever
1) L L. Wallace
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3) L A. Brazle
4)
Setup Reliever
1) L L. Wallace
2) L A. Brazle

Closer
1) R R. Johnson
E-Mail Messages
Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1947
Subject: Fan Reaction
Hello Boss,
Our fans aren't really happy about the loss of Harry Danning.
The overall fan interest decreases slightly.

Sincerly,
Your PR Director



Date: Tuesday, 1/31/1947
Subject: Fan Reaction
Hello Boss,
The fans are not happy that you let Ed Heusser go.
The overall fan interest decreases noticeably.

Sincerly,
Your PR Director



Date: Tuesday, 4/25/1947
Subject: Preston Gomez healing process
Preston Gomez is not recovering as fast as I have
hoped! So expect his injury to last about 14 more days.

Regards,
Team Doctor



Date: Monday, 5/1/1947
Subject: Progress of Paul Busby
Dear Sir,
Paul Busby is hitting the ball well at A !
He has an AVG of .324, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Monday, 5/1/1947
Subject: Progress of Ray Poole
Dear Sir,
Ray Poole is hitting the ball well at AA !
He has an AVG of .331, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Wednesday, 5/3/1947
Subject: Progress of Sheldon Jones
Dear Sir,
Sheldon Jones has an ERA of 3.68 at A !
I believe he is ready for the next level!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Friday, 5/5/1947
Subject: My role in this team
Sir,
I believe that I am deserving more than being a reliver.
I want a spot in the rotation, I think
I would do an adequate job. Otherwise, I'd like to play
elsewhere!

Regards,
Dave Koslo



Date: Saturday, 5/6/1947
Subject: Progress of Sheldon Jones
Dear Sir,
Sheldon Jones has nothing more to prove at A !
He has an ERA of 3.68 over there, so I think
a promotion wouldn't hurt.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Tuesday, 5/23/1947
Subject: Contract extension question
Dear Sir,
My contract expires after this season.
I would like to resign, so please let's talk!

Regards,
Bruce Campbell



Date: Wednesday, 5/24/1947
Subject: I am a starter...
... so would you please put me in the rotation?
I want to go out there and start for my
team. Please come on, manager!

Regards,
Dave Koslo



Date: Friday, 5/26/1947
Subject: Progress of Joe Buzas
Dear Sir,
Joe Buzas is hitting the ball well at A !
He has an AVG of .277, so you might want
to promote him soon!

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Tuesday, 6/6/1947
Subject: Extension?
Hello Sir,
Are you interested in negotiating a contract extension?
You know, I'm in my final year. I'd like to stay here!

Sincerely,
Mel Harder



Date: Monday, 6/12/1947
Subject: Contract
Dear Sir,
I would like to negotiate a contract extension!
Please let me know if you are interested!

Regards,
Ray Mueller



Date: Wednesday, 6/14/1947
Subject: Progress of Preston Gomez
Dear Sir,
Preston Gomez has nothing more to prove at A !
He has an AVG of .370 over there, so I think
a promotion wouldn't hurt him at all.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Wednesday, 6/21/1947
Subject: Contract extension
Hello,
I just wanted to let you know that I'm
in my last year of the contract.
Are you interested in giving me an extension?
I'd be happy to play for you again next year!

Regards,
Jim Bucher



Date: Tuesday, 6/27/1947
Subject: Progress of Slim Emmerich
Dear Sir,
Slim Emmerich has nothing more to prove at AA !
He has an ERA of 2.99 over there, so I think
a promotion wouldn't hurt.

Regards,
Scouting Director



Date: Sunday, 7/2/1947
Subject: Danny Litwhiler is sick...
Diagnosis: Sinus Infection Nose.
He is day-to-day, but full recovery will take 3 days.

Regards,
Team Doctor



Date: Saturday, 7/8/1947
Subject: Mel Harder healing process
Mel Harder is not recovering as fast as I have
hoped! So expect his injury to last about 14 more days.

Regards,
Team Doctor



Date: Thursday, 7/20/1947
Subject: Progress of Woody Crowson
Dear Sir,
Woody Crowson has an ERA of 0.79 at A !
I believe he is ready for the next level!

Regards,
Scouting Director




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