Ralph Branca

Position
Pitcher
Years
1944–1956
Hall Rating
28
Next Ballot
Ralph Branca is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Classic Baseball Era Committee in 2025.

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
14.9 0.0 15.2 8.4
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos Pit
-70 -2 -1 0 0 11
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1944 BRO (LAD) -1.3 -0.7
1945 BRO (LAD) 0.6 1.6
1946 BRO (LAD) -0.5 0.1
1947 BRO (LAD) 3.4 6.4
1948 BRO (LAD) 1.4 3.7
1949 BRO (LAD) -1.9 0.0
1950 BRO (LAD) -1.1 0.2
1951 BRO (LAD) 1.1 3.1
1952 BRO (LAD) -0.4 0.2
1953 2 teams -0.5 0.7
1953 BRO (LAD) -0.6 -0.2
1953 DET 0.1 0.9
1954 2 teams -0.9 -0.5
1954 DET -1.0 -0.7
1954 NYY 0.1 0.2
1956 BRO (LAD) 0.1 0.1
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Wandy Rodriguez (24) 40
Willie Mitchell (26) 41
Art Fromme (24) 43
Roger Craig (23) 43
Dave Davenport (28) 44
Luke Hamlin (29) 44
Vinegar Bend Mizell (24) 48
Patrick Corbin (34) 50
Jim Merritt (27) 50
Ruben Gomez (23) 52
George Hemming (27) 53
Doc Ayers (27) 53
Huck Betts (28) 54
Dave Koslo (27) 55