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Atlanta Braves


10458 - 10455 (.500)


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Wins
Last
Since
World Series
3
1995
22 yrs
League
17
1999
18 yrs
Division
17
2013
4 yrs
Wild Card
2
2012
5 yrs

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Seasons

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Glossary
Team Lg Rnk Top Position Player Top Pitcher
NL
20
23
.465
2
0
-19
-0.1
-0.4
Freddie Freeman
2.4
Jose Ramirez
0.8
NL
68
93
.422
5
1
-130
-0.4
-0.4
Freddie Freeman
6.5
Julio Teheran
4.8
NL
67
95
.414
4
7
-187
-0.5
-0.7
Andrelton Simmons
4.0
Shelby Miller
3.6
NL
79
83
.488
2
1
-24
-0.4
0.2
Jason Heyward
6.2
Julio Teheran
3.9
NL
96
66
.593
1
-1
140
0.4
0.5
Andrelton Simmons
7.0
Craig Kimbrel
3.3
NL
94
68
.580
2
2
100
0.2
0.5
Michael Bourn
6.1
Kris Medlen
4.5
NL
89
73
.549
2
4
36
-0.2
0.4
Chipper Jones
2.6
Eric O'Flaherty
3.3
NL
91
71
.562
2
-2
109
0.3
0.4
Jason Heyward
6.4
Tim Hudson
5.7
NL
86
76
.531
3
-5
94
0.1
0.5
Yunel Escobar
4.3
Jair Jurrjens
6.5
NL
72
90
.444
4
-6
-25
0.2
-0.4
Chipper Jones
7.3
Tim Hudson
3.0
NL
84
78
.519
3
-5
77
0.3
0.1
Chipper Jones
7.6
Tim Hudson
4.7
NL
79
83
.488
3
-6
44
0.5
-0.2
Andruw Jones
5.6
John Smoltz
5.9
NL
90
72
.556
1
-1
95
0.4
0.2
Andruw Jones
6.7
John Smoltz
4.9
NL
96
66
.593
1
1
135
0.4
0.5
J. D. Drew
8.3
Jaret Wright
3.0
NL
101
61
.623
1
4
167
1.0
0.1
Marcus Giles
7.8
John Smoltz
3.3
NL
101
59
.631
1
5
143
-0.1
1.0
Andruw Jones
6.6
Greg Maddux
4.4
NL
88
74
.543
1
-2
86
-0.1
0.7
Chipper Jones
5.9
Greg Maddux
5.1
NL
95
67
.586
1
4
96
0.1
0.5
Andruw Jones
8.2
Greg Maddux
6.6
NL
103
59
.636
1
4
179
0.2
0.9
Andruw Jones
7.1
Kevin Millwood
6.1
NL
106
56
.654
1
-1
245
0.7
0.9
Andruw Jones
7.4
Greg Maddux
6.6
NL
101
61
.623
1
-2
210
0.4
1.0
Kenny Lofton
4.9
Greg Maddux
7.8
NL
96
66
.593
1
2
125
-0.0
0.8
Chipper Jones
6.2
John Smoltz
7.3
NL
90
54
.625
1
6
105
-0.1
0.9
David Justice
3.8
Greg Maddux
9.7
NL
68
46
.596
2
1
94
0.1
0.8
Fred McGriff
4.5
Greg Maddux
8.5
NL
104
58
.642
1
0
208
0.2
1.2
Ron Gant
6.5
Greg Maddux
5.8
NL
98
64
.605
1
4
113
0.3
0.5
Terry Pendleton
5.0
Tom Glavine
3.8
NL
94
68
.580
1
2
105
0.4
0.3
Terry Pendleton
6.1
Tom Glavine
8.5
NL
65
97
.401
6
-2
-139
-0.2
-0.7
Ron Gant
5.5
John Smoltz
3.6
NL
63
97
.394
6
-6
-96
-0.6
0.0
Lonnie Smith
8.8
John Smoltz
3.7
NL
54
106
.338
6
-6
-186
-0.7
-0.5
Dale Murphy
3.1
Pete Smith
3.3
NL
69
92
.429
5
-3
-82
-0.2
-0.4
Dale Murphy
7.7
Zane Smith
2.9
NL
72
89
.447
6
3
-104
-0.6
-0.1
Ken Oberkfell
3.4
David Palmer
3.4
NL
66
96
.407
5
1
-149
-0.5
-0.5
Dale Murphy
5.0
Rick Mahler
4.7
NL
80
82
.494
2
2
-23
-0.4
0.3
Dale Murphy
5.5
Rick Mahler
4.4
NL
88
74
.543
2
-4
106
0.3
0.4
Dale Murphy
7.1
Craig McMurtry
5.2
NL
89
73
.549
1
4
37
0.3
-0.0
Dale Murphy
6.1
Steve Bedrosian
4.2
NL
50
56
.472
5
-1
-21
-0.5
0.2
Bruce Benedict
2.6
Rick Camp
2.8
NL
81
80
.503
4
4
-30
-0.3
0.2
Dale Murphy
6.5
Rick Camp
3.5
NL
66
94
.413
6
-4
-94
-0.4
-0.3
Gary Matthews
4.3
Phil Niekro
7.6
NL
69
93
.426
6
4
-150
-0.7
-0.2
Jeff Burroughs
4.6
Phil Niekro
10.0
NL
61
101
.377
6
1
-217
-0.7
-0.7
Gary Matthews
2.0
Phil Niekro
8.9
NL
70
92
.432
6
-2
-80
-0.5
-0.1
Jim Wynn
2.7
Phil Niekro
6.6
NL
67
94
.416
5
4
-156
-0.8
-0.2
Darrell Evans
3.1
Phil Niekro
6.7
NL
88
74
.543
3
-4
98
-0.2
0.9
Darrell Evans
7.2
Phil Niekro
7.8
NL
76
85
.472
5
-7
25
0.3
-0.2
Darrell Evans
9.0
Phil Niekro
4.3
NL
70
84
.455
4
4
-102
-0.2
-0.5
Dusty Baker
5.2
Phil Niekro
5.5
NL
82
80
.506
3
7
-56
-0.3
-0.0
Hank Aaron
7.3
Phil Niekro
5.0
NL
76
86
.469
5
-1
-36
-0.2
-0.0
Rico Carty
5.8
Pat Jarvis
5.1
NL
93
69
.574
1
5
60
0.0
0.4
Hank Aaron
8.0
Phil Niekro
6.0
NL
81
81
.500
5
5
-35
-0.2
0.0
Hank Aaron
6.8
Pat Jarvis
4.0
NL
77
85
.475
7
-3
-9
0.1
-0.2
Hank Aaron
8.5
Phil Niekro
4.9
NL
85
77
.525
5
-6
99
0.7
-0.1
Hank Aaron
7.8
Clay Carroll
3.7
NL
86
76
.531
5
-3
75
0.4
0.1
Hank Aaron
7.9
Tony Cloninger
2.7
NL
88
74
.543
5
1
59
1.0
-0.6
Hank Aaron
6.8
Tony Cloninger
1.5
NL
84
78
.519
6
-5
74
0.4
0.1
Hank Aaron
9.1
Warren Spahn
4.0
NL
86
76
.531
5
-2
65
0.3
0.2
Hank Aaron
8.5
Warren Spahn
5.6
NL
83
71
.539
4
0
56
0.3
0.1
Hank Aaron
9.4
Warren Spahn
4.1
NL
88
66
.571
2
4
66
0.8
-0.3
Hank Aaron
8.0
Bob Buhl
4.3
NL
86
70
.551
2
-3
101
0.6
0.0
Hank Aaron
8.6
Warren Spahn
5.6
NL
92
62
.597
1
-0
134
0.4
0.5
Hank Aaron
7.3
Warren Spahn
4.1
NL
95
59
.617
1
2
159
1.0
0.1
Hank Aaron
8.0
Warren Spahn
4.7
NL
92
62
.597
2
-0
140
0.7
0.2
Hank Aaron
7.1
Warren Spahn
5.4
NL
85
69
.552
2
0
75
0.6
-0.1
Eddie Mathews
7.3
Warren Spahn
3.9
NL
89
65
.578
3
-1
114
0.2
0.6
Eddie Mathews
7.8
Warren Spahn
5.1
NL
92
62
.597
2
-1
149
0.4
0.6
Eddie Mathews
8.3
Warren Spahn
8.9
NL
64
89
.418
7
-3
-82
-0.3
-0.3
Sid Gordon
4.9
Warren Spahn
6.7
NL
76
78
.494
4
-7
61
0.5
-0.1
Sid Gordon
4.8
Warren Spahn
7.8
NL
83
71
.539
4
1
49
0.7
-0.3
Sid Gordon
6.4
Warren Spahn
5.2
NL
75
79
.487
4
-1
-13
0.2
-0.3
Bob Elliott
5.2
Warren Spahn
5.6
NL
91
62
.595
1
-2
155
0.6
0.5
Bob Elliott
6.5
Johnny Sain
8.4
NL
86
68
.558
3
0
79
0.2
0.4
Bob Elliott
6.7
Warren Spahn
9.5
NL
81
72
.529
4
0
38
0.3
-0.0
Tommy Holmes
4.3
Johnny Sain
7.0
NL
67
85
.441
6
-8
-7
-0.1
0.1
Tommy Holmes
8.0
Ed Wright
2.9
NL
65
89
.422
6
-3
-81
-0.5
-0.0
Tommy Holmes
4.6
Jim Tobin
5.7
NL
68
85
.444
6
9
-147
-1.1
0.1
Tommy Holmes
3.2
Nate Andrews
5.1
NL
59
89
.399
7
-0
-130
-0.4
-0.5
Ernie Lombardi
3.9
Al Javery
3.2
NL
62
92
.403
7
-1
-128
-0.3
-0.6
Max West
3.7
Jim Tobin
3.9
NL
65
87
.428
7
2
-122
-0.3
-0.5
Eddie Miller
4.8
Dick Errickson
4.4
NL
63
88
.417
7
-3
-87
-0.3
-0.4
Max West
4.6
Johnny Lanning
1.9
NL
77
75
.507
5
8
-57
-0.3
-0.1
Elbie Fletcher
3.5
Danny MacFayden
3.4
NL
79
73
.520
5
0
23
-0.2
0.4
Gene Moore
5.3
Jim Turner
5.4
NL
71
83
.461
6
3
-84
-0.6
0.0
Tony Cuccinello
5.7
Danny MacFayden
5.7
NL
38
115
.248
8
-11
-277
-0.6
-1.3
Wally Berger
5.7
Bob Smith
2.3
NL
78
73
.517
4
6
-31
0.1
-0.3
Wally Berger
5.1
Ed Brandt
3.3
NL
83
71
.539
4
3
21
-0.2
0.3
Wally Berger
6.8
Ed Brandt
5.3
NL
77
77
.500
5
1
-6
-0.2
0.2
Wally Berger
3.8
Huck Betts
4.5
NL
64
90
.416
7
4
-147
-0.9
-0.1
Wally Berger
5.7
Ed Brandt
5.5
NL
70
84
.455
6
7
-142
-1.1
0.1
Wally Berger
4.2
Bob Smith
4.7
NL
56
98
.364
8
-0
-219
-1.0
-0.6
Rabbit Maranville
2.5
Socks Seibold
2.6
NL
50
103
.327
7
-3
-247
-0.6
-1.1
Rogers Hornsby
8.8
Art Delaney
1.6
NL
60
94
.390
7
-5
-120
-0.1
-0.7
Eddie Brown
1.9
Bob Smith
3.0
NL
66
86
.434
7
-0
-95
-0.2
-0.4
Dave Bancroft
4.1
Bob Smith
2.7
NL
70
83
.458
5
3
-94
-0.2
-0.4
Dave Bancroft
5.1
Larry Benton
3.9
NL
53
100
.346
8
5
-280
-1.0
-0.9
Dave Bancroft
1.3
Jesse Barnes
5.2
NL
54
100
.351
7
-7
-162
-0.6
-0.5
Billy Southworth
3.2
Jesse Barnes
4.1
NL
53
100
.346
8
-1
-226
-1.0
-0.6
Ray Powell
1.8
Frank Miller
3.2
NL
79
74
.516
4
0
24
0.2
-0.0
Walton Cruise
3.9
Joe Oeschger
4.6
NL
62
90
.408
7
3
-147
-0.4
-0.6
Rabbit Maranville
2.9
Joe Oeschger
3.2
NL
57
82
.410
6
-1
-98
-0.2
-0.5
Rabbit Maranville
4.2
Dick Rudolph
4.3
NL
53
71
.427
7
-4
-45
-0.1
-0.3
Red Smith
3.7
Art Nehf
3.3
NL
72
81
.471
6
-3
-16
0.0
-0.1
Rabbit Maranville
4.5
Art Nehf
3.2
NL
89
63
.586
3
2
89
0.3
0.3
Rabbit Maranville
5.3
Dick Rudolph
4.0
NL
83
69
.546
2
3
37
0.2
0.0
Sherry Magee
4.8
Tom Hughes
4.9
NL
94
59
.614
1
5
109
0.3
0.5
Rabbit Maranville
5.0
Bill James
8.2
NL
69
82
.457
5
-1
-49
-0.1
-0.2
Joe Connolly
2.0
Dick Rudolph
4.1
NL
52
101
.340
8
-9
-168
-0.4
-0.7
Bill Sweeney
5.3
Hub Perdue
2.8
NL
44
107
.291
8
-4
-322
-0.4
-1.8
Buck Herzog
2.5
Ed Donnelly
1.1
NL
53
100
.346
8
-0
-206
-1.2
-0.1
Peaches Graham
1.8
Buster Brown
3.8
NL
45
108
.294
8
-3
-248
-1.2
-0.5
Johnny Bates
1.4
Cliff Curtis
3.8
NL
63
91
.409
6
-4
-85
-0.2
-0.4
Bill Dahlen
5.2
Cecil Ferguson
2.3
NL
58
90
.392
7
1
-150
-0.2
-0.9
Dave Brain
4.9
Patsy Flaherty
1.7
NL
49
102
.325
8
3
-241
-1.0
-0.7
Fred Tenney
3.3
Irv Young
3.8
NL
51
103
.331
7
3
-265
-1.2
-0.6
Fred Tenney
3.8
Irv Young
9.2
NL
55
98
.359
7
7
-258
-0.7
-1.0
Fred Tenney
3.1
Togie Pittinger
5.0
NL
58
80
.420
6
1
-121
-0.7
-0.3
Fred Tenney
3.8
Vic Willis
6.1
NL
73
64
.533
3
-2
56
-0.1
0.5
Fred Tenney
5.1
Vic Willis
8.4
NL
69
69
.500
5
3
-25
-1.1
0.9
Billy Hamilton
2.4
Vic Willis
8.8
NL
66
72
.478
4
-7
39
-0.0
0.3
Billy Hamilton
4.2
Bill Dinneen
6.5
NL
95
57
.625
2
-1
213
-0.1
1.6
Chick Stahl
5.6
Vic Willis
10.5
NL
102
47
.685
1
3
258
0.5
1.4
Jimmy Collins
6.9
Kid Nichols
10.8
NL
93
39
.705
1
-1
360
1.6
1.3
Jimmy Collins
5.3
Kid Nichols
10.9
NL
74
57
.565
4
0
99
0.3
0.5
Billy Hamilton
5.8
Kid Nichols
7.2
NL
71
60
.542
6
-1
81
-0.2
0.8
Hugh Duffy
4.2
Kid Nichols
10.1
NL
83
49
.629
3
3
218
1.4
0.4
Hugh Duffy
6.8
Kid Nichols
8.0
NL
86
43
.667
1
6
213
1.1
0.7
Billy Nash
3.6
Kid Nichols
11.8
NL
102
48
.680
1
7
213
0.5
1.0
Herman Long
4.7
Kid Nichols
9.3
NL
87
51
.630
1
1
189
0.3
1.1
Herman Long
4.7
John Clarkson
9.6
NL
76
57
.571
5
-6
170
-0.2
1.5
Tommy Tucker
3.4
Kid Nichols
13.1
NL
83
45
.648
2
2
200
0.2
1.5
Dan Brouthers
6.2
John Clarkson
16.7
NL
70
64
.522
4
-2
50
0.1
0.3
Billy Nash
5.3
John Clarkson
4.3
NL
61
60
.504
5
-3
39
0.7
-0.4
Sam Wise
4.7
Kid Madden
3.7
NL
56
61
.479
5
-2
-4
0.4
-0.5
John Morrill
2.5
Old Hoss Radbourn
4.6
NL
46
66
.411
5
-4
-61
-0.1
-0.5
Ezra Sutton
4.0
Charlie Buffinton
5.8
NL
73
38
.658
2
-2
216
0.5
1.4
Ezra Sutton
6.2
Charlie Buffinton
14.9
NL
63
35
.643
1
-4
213
1.4
0.9
Charlie Buffinton
4.3
Jim Whitney
11.0
NL
45
39
.536
3
-2
58
0.4
0.3
John Morrill
3.2
Jim Whitney
5.5
NL
38
45
.458
6
3
-61
-0.8
0.0
Ezra Sutton
2.5
Jim Whitney
7.8
NL
40
44
.476
6
2
-40
0.3
-0.8
Jim O'Rourke
2.8
Tommy Bond
1.5
NL
54
30
.643
2
-7
214
1.6
1.0
Charley Jones
4.5
Tommy Bond
14.4
NL
41
19
.683
1
5
57
-0.1
1.1
Jack Burdock
1.3
Tommy Bond
13.8
NL
42
18
.700
1
-1
156
1.3
1.4
Deacon White
3.3
Tommy Bond
11.6
NL
39
31
.557
4
2
21
0.9
-0.6
George Wright
3.1
Foghorn Bradley
0.4

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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James