“DIARY OF A WINNER”

LONG BRANCH CUBANS

THE 1914 "MIRACLE" BRAVES

May 10, 1914 ... No game scheduled ... The Braves, under the the command of Johnny Evers, invaded the resort at Long Branch, NJ and walked away with an 8 to 5 exhibition victory over the Long Branch / Newark Cubans  Timely hitting in the sixth inning put the game on ice for Boston.

 

 

1914 NATIONAL LEAGUE STANDINGS

 

 

Pittsburgh Pirates 15 4 -

 

 

Brooklyn Robins 9 5 3 1/2

 

 

Philadelphia Phillies 8 6 4 1/2

 

 

New York Giants 8 6 4 1/2

 

 

Cincinnati Reds 10 11 6

 

 

St. Louis Cardinals 9 14 8

 

 

Chicago Cubs 8 13 8

 

 

BOSTON BRAVES

3 11 9 1/2