All-time Boston/Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves

Apr 15, 2009

Talk about a team with an identity crisis.  They’ve been the Boston Braves, Boston Red Caps, Boston Beaneaters, Boston Doves, Boston Rustlers, back to Boston Braves, Boston Bees, back to Boston Braves, Milwaukee Braves, and finally Atlanta Braves. Whew.

Face of the Franchise:
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Hank Aaron
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Manager: Bobby Cox

C – Del Crandall
1B – Fred Tenney
2B – Bobby Lowe
SS – Herman Long
3B – Eddie Matthews
OF – Dale Murphy
OF – Hank Aaron
OF – Andruw Jones
DH – Chipper Jones
Bench:  C Joe Torre, SS/2B Rabbit Maranville, OF Hugh Duffy, OF Wally Berger

SP – Warren Spahn
SP – Kid Nichols
SP – Al Spalding
SP – Greg Maddux
SP – Tom Glavine
P – Phil Niekro
P – Lew Burdette
P – Tommy Bond
P – John Clarkson
P – Jim Whitney
P – Vic Willis 
RP – John Smoltz (I could use him as a P, but he’s the best closer they’ve ever had)

Past Teams
Yankees
Red Sox
Rays
Orioles
Blue Jays
Twins
White Sox
Indians
Tigers
Royals
Angels
Rangers
Mariners
A’s
Phillies

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2 Responses so far | Have Your Say!

  1. Frank
    April 15th, 2009 at 1:12 pm #

    Having an OF too tough for David Justice to crack means good OF. Great mix of different generations here. Awesome!

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