Tracy Sixth on Manager's List

Jim Tracy finished in sixth place on the franchise list of Dodger managers, recording 427 victories during his five seasons as the Dodgers skipper. A total of 17 different managers have topped the 100 wins mark in the history of the club.

Won 427 games during his five year tenure Taking over in 2001, Tracy was the 11th manager in franchise history to hit the double century in wins and only the sixth to top 400 wins.

He had the fifth longest tenure in Dodger history, trailing Walter Alston (23 years), Tommy Lasorda (20), Wilbert Robinson (13), Leo Durocher (9) and Ned Hanlon (7).

Alston is the franchise leader with 2,040 victories. Lasorda and Robinson are the only other managers over magic 1,000 win mark.

Tracy is also seventh on the percentage charts, with a .527 winning mark. He trails Chuck Dressen (.642), Burt Shotton (.603), Durocher (.567) and Alston (.558), all of whom managed in Brooklyn during the Dodger renaissance 1939-1957, plus Bill Russell (.537) and an old-time Brooklyn manager, Monte Ward (.536) who guided the team in 1891-92.
The complete lists:

Games won
Wins -- Manager -- (years, Won-Lost)

2,040 - Walter Alston (23, 2040-1613)
1,613 - Tom Lasorda (20, 1613-1455)
1,375 - Wilbert Robinson (18, 1375-1341)
738 -- Leo Durocher (9, 738-565)
511 -- Ned Hanlon (7, 511-488)

427 -- Jim Tracy (5, 427-383)
326 -- Burt Shotton (4, 326-215)
298-- Chuck Dressen (3, 298-166)
264 -- Dave Foutz (4, 264-257)
251 -- Bill Dahlen(4, 251-355)

208 -- Casey Stengel (3, 209-251)
184 -- Patsy Donovan (3, 184-270)
176 -- Bill Russell (3, 176-149)
156 -- Monte Ward (2, 156-135)
146 -- Max Carey (2, 146-161)

131 -- Burleigh Grimes (2, 131-171)
163 -- Davey Johnson (2, 163-161)
86 -- Bill McGunnigle (1, 86-43)
76 -- Bill Barnie(2, 76-91)
55 -- Harry Lumley (1, 55-98)

47 -- Glenn Hoffman (1, 47-41)
38 -- Charlie Ebbets (1, 38-86)
2 -- Clyde Sukeforth (1, 2-0)
1 -- Mike Griffin (1, 1-3)


Percentage (100+ wins)
.642 -- Chuck Dressen
.603 -- Burt Shotton
.567 -- Leo Durocher
.558 -- Walter Alston
.537 -- Bill Russell

.536 -- Monte Ward
.527 -- Jim Tracy
.526 -- Tom Lasorda
.511 -- Ned Hanlon
.507 -- Dave Foutz

.506 -- Wilbert Robinson
.503 -- Davey Johnson
.476 -- Max Carey
.453 -- Casey Stengel
.434 -- Burleigh Grimes
.414 -- Bill Dahlen

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