1911 Boston Rustlers
1911 Boston Rustlers / Franchise: Atlanta Braves / BR Team Page
Managed by Fred Tenney
Team Captain: Bill Sweeney
History, Comments, Contributions
In a year that saw offensive numbers increase dramatically, the 1911 Boston Rustlers were the only team of the Deadball Era to allow over 1,000 runs in a season (1,021 to be exact). This was over 300 more runs than the worst team the previous season.
- Harold Kaese: Boston Braves: 1871-1953, Northeastern University Press, Boston, MA 2004, p. 131. ISBN 978-1555536176. Originally published in 1948.