1961 Milwaukee Braves
83 - 71
1960 / 1962 (Organization)
4th place in the NL (10 GB)
Home Record:
Away Record:
45 - 32 (.584)
38 - 39 (.494)
+2.6 wins
+3.4 wins
   
Scored/Expected: 712 / 660 ( +52 )
Allowed/Expected: 656 / 663 ( +7 )
Pyth Record: 83 - 71 (0)
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Attendance: 1,101,441 Avg Att: 14,304 (1.01)
Att Rank: 5 / 8 Lg Avg: 14,106
       
Park Factor: 0.94    
HR Factor: 0.98 R/L HR: 0.99 / 0.95
Notes:


Top Prospects (as of March 1st)

Filters
Positions
# Pos
Age
 
1961
1962
1963
1964
1965
  Acquired Via M D Y
1
SP
22.3
96.6
376.4
199.9
 
-0.1
0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
7
19
1958
2
C
21.0
57.5
317.7
136.0
 
3.3
1.8
4.7
5.5
4.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
8
24
1959
3
LF
21.8
32.7
205.8
102.1
 
-0.1
4.8
2.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
10
24
1959
4
2B
20.4
32.5
187.3
55.5
 
2.5
3.2
-0.0
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
5
SS
20.9
28.1
176.8
45.9
 
-0.2
3.3
6.7
1.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
27
1958
6
CF
22.7
20.6
108.1
37.8
 
-0.2
1.2
1.6
3.9
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1958
7
SP
22.4
18.4
89.1
27.5
 
1.2
3.0
0.6
-0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
16
1958
8
RP
20.2
17.9
121.8
59.7
 
0.7
-0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1961
9
2B
22.7
12.7
97.2
5.1
 
2.4
2.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1956
10
2B
17.7
10.4
106.5
-7.1
 
0.3
0.8
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1960
11
SW
25.4
9.4
47.5
12.1
 
0.7
0.5
3.1
1.4
-0.7
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
16
1954
12
C
21.9
8.5
86.5
11.9
 
-0.4
2.4
0.5
-0.3
 
Purchased
12
14
1960
13
C
20.5
7.5
64.6
14.3
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
14
SP
20.9
5.1
72.8
12.4
 
-0.5
-0.2
-0.3
1.9
3.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
23
1958
15
SP
19.8
3.9
26.6
8.0
 
-0.1
0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1961
16
SP
21.5
3.5
27.7
8.3
 
-0.2
0.7
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
17
C
20.3
3.3
49.3
-10.4
 
0.0
-0.1
-0.4
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
26
1959
18
RP
24.2
3.2
53.9
21.4
 
0.1
0.9
-1.6
1.5
2.1
 
Returned to Original Tm after Draft
5
11
1959
19
LF
21.4
1.8
46.1
10.4
 
-0.0
-0.4
1.4
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
7
19
1959
20
SP
22.2
1.7
41.6
10.7
 
0.1
2.3
-0.3
1.8
-1.9
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
8
17
1957
21
RP
26.2
0.4
3.7
0.6
 
0.4
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1955
22
C
23.1
0.4
13.3
-0.9
 
-0.0
1.2
-0.5
0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1957
23
SP
19.3
0.3
0.6
0.5
 
0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1961
24
1B
24.7
0.2
0.5
-0.6
 
0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1958
25
RP
21.5
0.1
0.2
0.1
 
0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
2
1
1960
26
SW
23.7
0.1
2.6
1.2
 
0.2
-0.1
 
Obtained through Minor Lg Agreement
1
1
1958
27
RP
20.7
0.0
0.2
0.1
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
6
18
1958
28
RP
24.6
-0.1
5.1
-0.7
 
-0.0
-0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
29
RP
19.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
30
LF
23.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
 
-0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1956
31
RP
22.6
-0.3
0.6
-2.3
 
-0.2
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
32
1B
20.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1960
33
RP
22.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
 
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1960
34
LF
20.9
-0.5
0.0
-0.5
 
-0.2
-0.3
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1961
35
SS
25.5
-0.5
0.1
-0.4
 
-0.5
 
Draft (Minor League)
12
3
1956
36
LF
25.8
-1.0
0.4
-2.5
 
-0.9
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1957
37
LF
22.6
-1.0
22.8
3.2
 
0.7
-0.4
-1.2
 
Unknown
1
1
1958
38
C
26.4
-1.1
13.7
-7.0
 
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.4
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1956
39
CF
25.5
-1.2
1.4
-1.4
 
-0.4
-0.3
 
Free Agency (Bonus Baby)
5
26
1957
40
C
22.2
-2.1
10.8
-4.8
 
-0.1
0.0
-0.7
-0.2
-0.4
 
Free Agency (Bonus Baby)
6
1
1957
41
SS
22.6
-2.4
3.2
-5.9
 
-1.1
-0.2
-1.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1958
42
RP
26.1
-2.5
7.8
-1.9
 
0.0
-0.5
-0.8
-0.6
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1955
43
1B
21.9
-2.8
13.5
-5.6
 
0.9
-1.3
-0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
5
28
1958
44
SP
21.5
-3.0
16.9
-2.4
 
-0.6
-1.4
-0.6
0.1
 
Free Agency (Amateur)
1
1
1959
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