1927 Boston Braves season

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1927 Boston Braves
Major League affiliations
Location
Results
Record 60–94 (.390)
League place 7th
Other information
Owner(s) Emil Fuchs
Manager(s) Dave Bancroft
Local television none
Local radio WNAC
(Fred Hoey)
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The 1927 Boston Braves season was the 57th season of the franchise. The Braves finished seventh in the National League with a record of 60 wins and 94 losses.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

National League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Pittsburgh Pirates 94 60 0.610 48–31 46–29
St. Louis Cardinals 92 61 0.601 55–25 37–36
New York Giants 92 62 0.597 2 49–25 43–37
Chicago Cubs 85 68 0.556 50–28 35–40
Cincinnati Reds 75 78 0.490 18½ 45–35 30–43
Brooklyn Robins 65 88 0.425 28½ 34–39 31–49
Boston Braves 60 94 0.390 34 32–41 28–53
Philadelphia Phillies 51 103 0.331 43 34–43 17–60


Record vs. opponents[edit]

1927 National League Records

Sources: [1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8]
Team BOS BR CHC CIN NYG PHI PIT STL
Boston 12–10 7–15 4–18 7–15 14–8 9–13–1 7–15
Brooklyn 10–12 7–15 11–10 10–12–1 11–11 8–14 8–14
Chicago 15–7 15–7 14–8 10–12 13–9 9–13 9–12
Cincinnati 18–4 10–11 8–14 7–15 16–6 8–14 8–14
New York 15–7 12–10–1 12–10 15–7 15–7 11–11 12–10
Philadelphia 8–14 11–11 9–13 6–16 7–15 7–15–1 3–19
Pittsburgh 13–9–1 14–8 13–9 14–8 11–11 15–7–1 14–8
St. Louis 15–7 14–8 12–9 14–8 10–12 19–3 8–14


Roster[edit]

1927 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
C Shanty Hogan 71 229 66 .288 3 32
1B Jack Fournier 122 374 106 .283 10 53
2B Doc Gautreau 87 236 58 .246 0 20
SS Dave Bancroft 111 375 91 .243 1 31
3B Andy High 113 384 116 .302 4 46
OF Eddie Brown 155 558 171 .306 2 75
OF Lance Richbourg 115 450 139 .309 2 34
OF Jimmy Welsh 131 497 143 .288 9 54

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
Jack Smith 84 183 58 .317 1 24
Frank Gibson 60 167 37 .222 0 19

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
Bob Smith 40 260.2 10 18 3.76 81
Larry Benton 11 60.1 4 2 4.48 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
Foster Edwards 29 92 2 8 4.99 37

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
Bunny Hearn 8 0 2 0 4.26 5

References[edit]