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                           ***** Atlanta Braves *****
 
                            From The Sports Network
 
 
  Team Founded: 1876
  Team History:
                1876-1882    - Boston Red Stockings, Reds or Red Caps
                1883-1906    - Boston Beaneaters
                1907-1908    - Boston Doves
                1909-1911    - Boston Pilgrims
                1911         - Boston Rustlers
                1912-1935    - Boston Braves
                1936-1940    - Boston Bees
                1941-1952    - Boston Braves
                1953-1965    - Milwaukee Braves
                1966-Present - Atlanta Braves
 
  Stadium Address:
  Turner Field
  755 Hank Aaron Drive
  Atlanta, GA 30315
 
  Opened: April 4, 1997
  First Official Game:  April 4, 1997, 5-4 loss to Chicago Cubs
  Stadium Capacity: 50,091
  Surface: Natural Grass
 
  Owner: Liberty Media
  President: John Schuerholz
  President of Baseball Operations: John Hart
  Manager: Fredi Gonzalez
 
  Managerial History:
 
  Term                Coach                 Reg.Season      Playoff
  1876-81             Harry Wright           254-186
  1882                John Mornil             45- 39
  1883                John Burdock            31- 26
                      (Replaced after 57 games of 1883 Season)
                      John Mornil             32-  9
  1884-88             John Mornil            306-289
  1889                Jim Hart                83- 45
  1890-1901           Frank Selee            904-649
  1902-04             Al Buckenberger        186-242
  1905-07             Fred Tenney            158-295
  1908                Joe Kelley              63- 91
  1909                Frank Bowerman          23- 55
                      (Replaced after 78 games of the 1909 Season)
                      Harry Smith             22- 53
                      (Interim manager for 75 games of 1909 Season)
  1910                Fred Lake               53-100
  1911                Fred Tenney             44-107
  1912                Johnny Kling            52-101
  1913-20             George Stallings       579-597         4- 0
  1921-23             Fred Mitchell          186-274
  1924-27             Dave Bancroft          249-363
  1928                Jack Slattery           11- 20
                      (Replaced after 31 games of 1928 Season)
                      Rogers Hornsby          39- 83
                      (Interim manager for 122 games of 1928 Season)
  1929                Emil Fuchs              56- 98
  1930-37             Bill McKechnie         560-666
  1938-43             Casey Stengel          394-516
                      (Replaced after 107 games of 1943 Season)
                      Bob Coleman             21- 25
  1944-45             Bob Coleman             86-115
                      (Replaced after 91 games of 1945 Season)
                      Del Bissonette          25- 36
                      (Interim manager for 61 games of 1945 Season)
  1946-49             Billy Southworth       313-256         2- 4
                      (Replaced after 109 games of the 1949 Season)
                      Johnny Cooney           20- 25
                      (Interim manager for 45 games of 1949 Season)
  1950-51             Billy Southworth       111-102
                      (Replaced after 59 games of 1951 Season)
                      Tommy Holmes            48- 47
  1952                Tommy Holmes            13- 22
                      (Replaced after 35 games of 1952 Season)
                      Charlie Grimm           51- 67
  1953-56             Charlie Grimm          290-218
                      (Replaced after 46 games of 1956 Season)
                      Fred Haney              68- 40
  1957-59             Fred Haney             273-191         7- 7
  1960-61             Chuck Dressen          159-124
                      (Replaced after 129 games of 1961 Season)
                      Birdie Tebbetts         12- 13
  1962                Birdie Tebbetts         86- 76
  1963-66             Bobby Bragan           310-287
                      (Replaced after 111 games of 1966 Season)
                      Billy Hitchcock         33- 18
  1967                Billy Hitchcock         77- 82
                      (Replaced after 159 games of 1967 Season)
                      Ken Silvestri            0-  3
                      (Interim manager for three games of 1967 Season)
  1968-72             Luman Harris           379-373         0- 3
                      (Replaced after 104 games of 1972 Season)
                      Eddie Mathews           23- 27
  1973-74             Eddie Mathews          126-134
                      (Replaced after 99 games of 1974 Season)
                      Clyde King              38- 25
  1975                Clyde King              58- 76
                      (Replaced after 134 games of 1975 Season)
                      Connie Ryan              9- 18
                      (Interim manager for 27 games of 1975 Season)
  1976-77             Dave Bristol           131-192
                      (Replaced after 161 games of 1977 Season)
                      Ted Turner               0-  1
                      (Interim manager for 1 game of 1977 Season)
  1978-81             Bobby Cox              266-323
  1982-84             Joe Torre              257-229         0- 3
  1985                Eddie Haas              50- 71
                      (Replaced after 121 games of 1985 Season)
                      Bobby Wine              16- 25
                      (Interim manager for 41 games of 1985 Season)
  1986-88             Chuck Tanner           153-208
                      (Replaced after 39 games of 1988 Season)
                      Russ Nixon              42- 79
  1989-90             Russ Nixon              88-137
                      (Replaced after 65 games of 1990 Season)
  1990-2010           Bobby Cox             1883-1388       60-65
  2010-present        Fredi Gonzalez         358- 290        1- 4
 
  Retired Numbers: (8)
 
   3 - Dale Murphy
  21 - Warren Spahn
  31 - Greg Maddux
  35 - Phil Niekro
  41 - Eddie Mathews
  42 - Jackie Robinson
  44 - Henry Aaron
  47 - Tom Glavine
 
  Braves in the Hall of Fame: (50)
 
  1911 - Denton "Cy" Young
  1936 - Babe Ruth
  1937 - George Wright, Cy Young
  1939 - Hoss Radbourne, George Sisler
  1942 - Rogers Hornsby
  1945 - Dan Brouthers, James Collins, Hugh Duffy, King Kelly, Jim O'Rourke
  1946 - Johnny Evers, Tommy McCarthy, Ed Walsh
  1949 - Kid Nichols
  1952 - Paul Waner
  1953 - Al Simmons, Harry Wright
  1954 - Rabbig Maranville
  1961 - Billy Hamilton
  1962 - Bill McKechnie
  1963 - John Clarkson
  1964 - Burleigh Grimes
  1966 - Casey Stengel
  1967 - Lloyd Waner
  1968 - Joe "Ducky" Medwick
  1971 - Dave Bancroft, Rube Manuqard, Joe Kelley
  1973 - Warren Spahn
  1975 - Earl Averill, Billy Herman
  1977 - Al Lopez
  1978 - Eddie Mathews
  1982 - Henry Aaron
  1985 - Hoyt Wilhelm, Enos Slaughter
  1986 - Ernie Lombardi
  1989 - Red Schoendienst
  1991 - Gaylord Perry
  1996 - Phil Niekro
  1999 - Orlando Cepeda
  1999 - Frank Selee
  2006 - Bruce Sutter
  2008 - Billy Southworth
  2014 - Joe Torre, Bobby Cox, Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine
 
  World Series Titles: (4) 1914, '47, '57, '95
  National League Pennants: (16) 1877, '78, '83,'91, '92, '93, '97, '98 '99
                                 1914, '48, '57, '58, '91, '92, '95, '96
  Division Titles: (17) 1969, '82, '91, '92, '93, '95, '96, '97, '98, '99
                   '2000, '01, '02, '03, '04, '05, '13
  Wild Card: (1) 2012
 
  NL Most Valuable Player                NL Cy Young Award
  -----------------------                -----------------
  1914 - Johnny Evers                    1957 - Warren Spahn
  1947 - Bob Elliott                     1991 - Tom Glavine
  1957 - Henry Aaron                     1993 - Greg Maddox
  1982 - Dale Murphy                     1994 - Greg Maddux
  1983 - Dale Murphy                     1995 - Greg Maddux
  1991 - Terry Pendleton                 1996 - John Smoltz
  1999 - Chipper Jones                   1998 - Tom Glavine
 
  Rookie of the Year (BBWA)              Manager of the Year
  -------------------------              -------------------
  1948 - Alvin Dark                      1991 - Bobby Cox
  1950 - Sam Jethroe                     2004 - Bobby Cox
  1971 - Earl Williams                   2005 - Bobby Cox
  1978 - Bob Horner
  1990 - David Justice
  2011 - Craig Kimbrel
 
  Yearly Records:
                       Reg. Season                       Playoffs
  Year Location       W    L   Pct.  GB    Pos.   Div.   W   L  Pct.
  -------------------------------------------------------------------------
  1876 Boston        39   31   .557  15    (4)
  1877 Boston        42   18   .700  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1878 Boston        41   18   .683  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1879 Boston        54   30   .643   5    (2)
  1880 Boston        40   44   .476  27    (6)
  1881 Boston        38   45   .458  17.5  (6)
  1882 Boston        45   39   .536  10    (3)
  1883 Boston        63   35   .643  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1884 Boston        73   38   .658  10.5  (2)
  1885 Boston        46   66   .411  41    (5)
  1886 Boston        56   61   .479  30.5  (5)
  1887 Boston        61   60   .504  16.5  (5)
  1888 Boston        70   64   .522  15.5  (4)
  1889 Boston        83   45   .648   1    (2)
  1890 Boston        76   57   .571  12    (5)
  1891 Boston        87   51   .630  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1892 Boston       102   48   .680  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1893 Boston        86   43   .667  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1894 Boston        83   49   .629   8    (3)
  1895 Boston        71   60   .642  16.5  (4)
  1896 Boston        74   57   .565  17    (4)
  1897 Boston        93   39   .704  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1898 Boston       102   47   .685  --    (1)                       NL Pen
  1899 Boston        95   57   .625   8    (2)
  1900 Boston        66   72   .478  17    (4)
  1901 Boston        69   69   .500  20.5  (5)
  1902 Boston        73   64   .533  29    (3)
  1903 Boston        58   80   .420  32    (3)
  1904 Boston        55   98   .359  51    (7)
  1905 Boston        51  103   .331  54.5  (7)
  1906 Boston        49  102   .325  66.5  (8)
  1907 Boston        58   90   .392  47    (7)
  1908 Boston        63   91   .409  36    (6)
  1909 Boston        45  108   .294  65.5  (8)
  1910 Boston        53  100   .346  50.5  (8)
  1911 Boston        44  107   .291  54    (8)
  1912 Boston        52  101   .340  52    (8)
  1913 Boston        69   82   .457  31.5  (5)
  1914 Boston        94   59   .614  --    (1)           4   0 1.000 WS Champs
  1915 Boston        83   69   .546   7    (2)
  1916 Boston        89   63   .586   4    (3)
  1917 Boston        72   81   .471  25.5  (6)
  1918 Boston        53   71   .427  28.5  (7)
  1919 Boston        57   82   .410  38.5  (6)
  1920 Boston        62   90   .408  30    (7)
  1921 Boston        79   74   .516  15    (4)
  1922 Boston        53  100   .346  39.5  (8)
  1923 Boston        54  100   .351  41.5  (7)
  1924 Boston        53  100   .346  40    (8)
  1925 Boston        79   83   .458  25    (5)
  1926 Boston        66   86   .434  22    (7)
  1927 Boston        60   94   .390  34    (7)
  1928 Boston        50  103   .327  44.5  (7)
  1929 Boston        56   98   .364  43    (8)
  1930 Boston        70   84   .455  22    (6)
  1931 Boston        64   90   .416  37    (7)
  1932 Boston        77   77   .500  13    (5)
  1933 Boston        83   71   .539   9    (4)
  1934 Boston        78   73   .517  16    (4)
  1935 Boston        38  115   .248  61.5  (8)
  1936 Boston        71   83   .461  21    (6)
  1937 Boston        79   73   .520  16    (5)
  1938 Boston        77   75   .507  12    (5)
  1939 Boston        63   88   .417  32.5  (7)
  1940 Boston        65   87   .428  34.5  (7)
  1941 Boston        62   92   .403  38    (7)
  1942 Boston        59   89   .399  44    (7)
  1943 Boston        68   85   .444  36.5  (6)
  1944 Boston        65   89   .422  40    (6)
  1945 Boston        67   85   .441  30    (6)
  1946 Boston        81   72   .529  15.5  (4)
  1947 Boston        86   68   .558   8    (3)
  1948 Boston        91   62   .595  --    (1)           2   4  .333 NL Pen
  1949 Boston        75   79   .487  22    (4)
  1950 Boston        83   71   .539   8    (4)
  1951 Boston        76   78   .494  20.5  (4)
  1952 Boston        64   89   .418  32    (7)
  1953 Milwaukee     92   62   .597  13    (2)
  1954 Milwaukee     89   65   .578   8    (3)
  1955 Milwaukee     85   69   .552  13.5  (2)
  1956 Milwaukee     92   62   .597   1    (2)
  1957 Milwaukee     95   59   .617  --    (1)           4   3  .571 WS Ch
  1958 Milwaukee     92   62   .597  --    (1)           3   4  .429 NL Pen
  1959 Milwaukee     86   70   .551   2    (2)
  1960 Milwaukee     88   66   .571   7    (2)
  1961 Milwaukee     83   71   .539  10    (4)
  1962 Milwaukee     86   76   .531  15.5  (5)
  1963 Milwaukee     84   78   .519  15    (6)
  1964 Milwaukee     88   74   .543   5    (5)
  1965 Milwaukee     86   76   .531  11    (5)
  1966 Atlanta       85   77   .525  10    (5)
  1967 Atlanta       77   85   .475  24.5  (7)
  1968 Atlanta       81   81   .500  16    (5)
  1969 Atlanta       93   69   .574  --    (1)    West   0   3  .000 Div Ch
  1970 Atlanta       76   86   .469  26    (5)    West
  1971 Atlanta       82   80   .506   8    (3)    West
  1972 Atlanta       70   84   .455  25    (4)    West
  1973 Atlanta       76   85   .472  22.5  (5)    West
  1974 Atlanta       88   74   .543  14    (3)    West
  1975 Atlanta       67   94   .416  40.5  (5)    West
  1976 Atlanta       70   92   .432   2    (6)    West
  1977 Atlanta       61  101   .371  37    (6)    West
  1978 Atlanta       69   93   .426  26    (6)    West
  1979 Atlanta       66   94   .413  23.5  (6)    West
  1980 Atlanta       81   80   .503  11    (4)    West
  1981 Atlanta *     25   29   .462   9.5  (4)    West
                     25   27   .481   7.5  (5)    West
  1982 Atlanta       89   73   .549  --    (1)    West   0   3  .000 Div Ch
  1983 Atlanta       88   74   .543   3    (2)    West
  1984 Atlanta       80   82   .494  12    (2)    West
  1985 Atlanta       66   96   .407  29    (5)    West
  1986 Atlanta       72   89   .447  23.5  (6)    West
  1987 Atlanta       69   92   .426  20.5  (5)    West
  1988 Atlanta       54  106   .338  39.5  (6)    West
  1989 Atlanta       63   97   .394  28    (6)    West
  1990 Atlanta       65   97   .401  26    (6)    West
  1991 Atlanta       94   68   .580  --    (1)    West   7   7  .500 NL Pen
  1992 Atlanta       98   64   .605  --    (1)    West   6   7  .462 NL Pen
  1993 Atlanta      104   58   .642  --    (1)    West   2   4  .333 Div Ch
  1994 Atlanta *     68   46   .596   6    (2)    East
  1995 Atlanta *     90   54   .625  --    (1)    East  11   3  .786 WS Ch
  1996 Atlanta       96   66   .593  --    (1)    East   9   7  .563 NL Pen.
  1997 Atlanta      101   61   .623  --    (1)    East   5   4  .555 Div. Ch
  1998 Atlanta      106   56   .654  --    (1)    East   5   4  .555 Div. Ch
  1999 Atlanta      103   59   .636  --    (1)    East   7   7  .500 NL Pen.
  2000 Atlanta       95   67   .586  --    (1)    East   0   3  .000 NLDS
  2001 Atlanta       88   74   .543  --    (1)    East   4   4  .500 NLCS
  2002 Atlanta      101   59   .631  --    (1)    East   2   3  .400 NLDS
  2003 Atlanta      101   61   .623  --    (1)    East   2   3  .400 NLDS
  2004 Atlanta       96   66   .593  --    (1)    East   2   3  .400 NLDS
  2005 Atlanta       90   72   .556  --    (1)    East   1   3  .250 NLDS
  2006 Atlanta       79   83   .488  18    (3)    East
  2007 Atlanta       84   78   .519   5    (3)    East
  2008 Atlanta       72   90   .444  20    (4)    East
  2009 Atlanta       86   76   .531   7    (3)    East
  2010 Atlanta       91   71   .562   6    (2)    East   1   3  .250 NLDS
  2011 Atlanta       89   73   .549  13    (2)    East
  2012 Atlanta       94   68   .580   4    (2)    East   0   1  .000 NLWC
  2013 Atlanta       96   66   .593  --    (1)    East   1   3  .250 NLDS
  2014 Atlanta       79   83   .488  17    (2t)   East
 
  * Strike Shortened Season
 
  Overall Regular Season Record: 10303 - 10244   (.501)
  Overall Post 1900 Record:       8678 -  9142   (.487)
  Overall Post Season Record:       78 -    86   (.476)
 
 
 
 10/23 11:32:02 ET

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