Prior to joining the Boston Braves, Bob Elliott was already a proven commodity in professional baseball as he was a three-time All-Star for the Pittsburgh Pirates. His first season in Boston would see him put forth his best individual season as in 1947 he would have a career-high .317 Batting Average with 22 Home Runs and 113 Runs Batted In.
All-Star (1947, 1948 & 1951)
Most Walks (1948)
Most Putouts by a Third Baseman (1948)
Highest Range Factor by a Third Baseman (1949)