1947 Boston Braves Roster

The 1947 Boston Braves team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1947 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1947 Boston Braves Opening Day starters list, a 1947 Boston Braves salary list, a 1947 Boston Braves uniform number breakdown and a 1947 Boston Braves primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

5-11
183
Right
Right
1915-02-14
190
Right
Right
1918-05-25
6-02
210
Right
Right
1913-03-02
5-10
170
Left
Both
1919-11-11
5-11½
185
Right
Right
1906-10-05
6-01½
175
Right
Right
1914-04-08
5-07½
155
Right
Right
1916-11-09
6-01
185
Right
Right
1910-09-06
6-03
175
Left
Left
1915-10-14
6-02
177
Right
Right
1925-03-13
6-00
167
Left
Left
1918-03-18
6-02
200
Right
Right
1917-09-25
6-01
188
Left
Left
1912-03-20
6-00
175
Left
Left
1921-04-23
6-04
200
Right
Right
1919-01-29
5-11½
175
Left
Right
1916-09-05
6-01
180
Right
Right
1919-05-15
5-11
190
Right
Right
1914-12-09
5-10
180
Right
Right
1916-01-06
5-09½
155
Right
Right
1915-01-15
6-00
185
Right
Right
1916-11-26
5-09
170
Right
Right
1918-10-25
6-04
205
Right
Right
1911-06-09
5-09
165
Right
Right
1917-10-08
5-11
175
Right
Right
1920-02-27
5-11
175
Right
Right
1920-07-26
6-03
180
Left
Left
1924-01-01
5-10
180
Left
Left
1917-03-29
5-10
175
Left
Left
1916-07-18
5-10½
198
Right
Right
1916-08-31
6-00
200
Right
Right
1917-05-06
6-02
200
Right
Left
1919-11-07
5-11
185
Right
Left
1916-01-13
6-01
175
Right
Left
1922-11-08
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The 1947 Boston Braves played 154 games during the regular season, won 86 games, lost 68 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Braves Field (Park Factors: 98/96) where 1,277,361 fans witnessed their 1947 Braves finish the season with a .558 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1947 Boston Braves Opening Day starters list, a 1947 Boston Braves salary list, a 1947 Boston Braves uniform number breakdown and a 1947 Boston Braves primary starters list:

Did you know that a 1947 Boston Braves Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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