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The 20 Greatest Atlanta Braves of All-Time

The Atlanta Braves are one of two remaining National League charter franchises. They are the only franchise to have won the World Series in three different cities; Boston (1914), Milwaukee (1957), and Atlanta (1995). With such a long and storied history it’s no surprise they boast a great list of players. Eligibility for position players requires 1,500 plate appearances, starting

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100 Greatest Catchers of All-Time

Catcher is one of the most difficult positions in all of sports. The list of responsibilities for a catcher is extensive. If a player demonstrates quality defensive ability most teams are willing to accept his shortcomings at the plate. The man who can handle both the defensive and offensive aspects equally well is incredibly rare. Players like Johnny Bench, Yogi

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Atlanta Braves All-Time Roster

This is the Atlanta Braves all-time roster. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to have a minimum of 1,500 plate appearance. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting pitchers had to start at least

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