1930 Boston Braves season

1930 Boston Braves season

Offseason

  • February 18, 1930: Owen Kahn was purchased by the Braves from the Manchester Blue Sox.[1]

Regular season

Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
St. Louis Cardinals 92 62 -- .597
Chicago Cubs 90 64 2 .584
New York Giants 87 67 5 .565
Brooklyn Robins 86 68 6 .558
Pittsburgh Pirates 80 74 12 .519
Boston Braves 70 84 22 .455
Cincinnati Reds 59 95 33 .383
Philadelphia Phillies 52 102 40 .338

Notable transactions

Roster

1930 Boston Braves
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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 Spohrer, AlAl Spohrer 112 356 113 .317 2 37
1B Sisler, GeorgeGeorge Sisler 116 431 133 .309 3 67
2B Maguire, FreddieFreddie Maguire 146 516 138 .267 0 52
SS Maranville, RabbitRabbit Maranville 142 558 157 .281 2 43
OF Richbourg, LanceLance Richbourg 130 529 161 .304 3 54
OF Berger, WallyWally Berger 151 555 172 .310 38 119

Other batters

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
Clark, EarlEarl Clark 82 233 69 .296 3 28
James, BernieBernie James 8 11 2 .182 0 1
Rhiel, BillyBilly Rhiel 20 47 8 .170 0 4
Kahn, OwenOwen Kahn 1 0 0 ---- 0 0

Pitching

Starting pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Seibold, SocksSocks Seibold 36 251 15 16 4.12 70
Smith, BobBob Smith 38 219.2 10 14 4.26 84
Cantwell, BenBen Cantwell 31 173.1 9 15 4.88 43
Sherdel, BillBill Sherdel 21 119.1 6 5 4.75 26
Grimes, BurleighBurleigh Grimes 11 49 3 5 7.35 15

Other pitchers

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Brandt, EdEd Brandt 41 147.1 4 11 5.01 65
Frankhouse, FredFred Frankhouse 27 110.2 7 6 5.61 30
Cunningham, BruceBruce Cunningham 36 106.2 5 6 5.48 28

Relief pitchers

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Jones, KenKen Jones 8 0 1 0 5.95 4
Cooney, JohnnyJohnny Cooney 2 0 0 0 18.00 1
Brown, BobBob Brown 3 0 0 0 10.50 1

Notes

References

  • 1930 Boston Braves season at Baseball Reference