1963 Milwaukee Braves season: Wikis

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1963 Milwaukee Braves
Major league affiliations
Location
1963 Information
Owner(s) William Bartholomay
General Manager(s) John McHale
Manager(s) Bobby Bragan
Local television WTMJ-TV
(Mike Walden, Blaine Walsh)
Local radio WEMP
(Earl Gillespie, Tom Collins)

Contents

Offseason

Regular season

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Season standings

National League W L GB Pct.
Los Angeles Dodgers 99 63 -- .611
St. Louis Cardinals 93 69 6 .574
San Francisco Giants 88 74 11 .543
Philadelphia Phillies 87 75 12 .537
Cincinnati Reds 86 76 13 .531
Milwaukee Braves 84 78 15 .519
Chicago Cubs 82 80 17 .506
Pittsburgh Pirates 74 88 25 .457
Houston Colt .45s 66 96 33 .407
New York Mets 51 111 48 .315

Notable transactions

Roster

1963 Milwaukee Braves roster
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 Torre, JoeJoe Torre 142 501 147 .293 14 71
3B Mathews, EddieEddie Mathews 158 547 144 .263 23 84
LF Maye, LeeLee Maye 124 442 120 .271 11 34
RF Aaron, HankHank Aaron 161 631 201 .319 44 130

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
Larker, NormNorm Larker 64 147 26 .177 1 14
Gabrielson, LenLen Gabrielson 46 120 26 .217 3 15
Klimchock, LouLou Klimchock 24 46 9 .196 0 1

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
Spahn, WarrenWarren Spahn 33 259.2 23 7 2.60 102
Lemaster, DennyDenny Lemaster 46 237 11 14 3.04 190
Sadowski, BobBob Sadowski 19 116.2 5 7 2.62 72
Burdette, LewLew Burdette 15 84 6 5 3.64 28

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
Hendley, BobBob Hendley 41 169.1 9 9 3.93 105
Cloninger, TonyTony Cloninger 41 145.1 9 11 3.78 100
Fischer, HankHank Fischer 31 74.1 4 3 4.96 72

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
Piche, RonRon Piche 37 1 1 0 3.40 40
Schneider, DanDan Schneider 30 1 0 0 3.09 19
Funk, FrankFrank Funk 25 3 3 0 2.68 19
Blasingame, WadeWade Blasingame 2 0 0 0 12.00 6

Awards and honors

All-Star Game

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Toronto Maple Leafs International League Bill Adair
AAA Denver Bears Pacific Coast League Jack Tighe
AA Austin Senators Texas League Jimmy Brown
A Waycross Braves Georgia-Florida League Bill Steinecke
A Yakima Bears Northwest League
LEAGUE CHAMPION
Buddy Hicks
A Boise Braves Pioneer League Billy Smith
A Greenville Braves Western Carolinas League
LEAGUE CHAMPION
Jim Fanning and Paul Snyder

Notes

References


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