Atlanta Braves

Atlanta Braves
2018 Atlanta Braves season
Established in 1871
Based in Atlanta since 1966
Atlanta Braves Insignia.svg
Cap insignia
Major league affiliations
Retired numbers·· 10 · 21 · 29 · 31 · 35 · 41 · 42 · 44 · 47
Colors
  • Navy, Scarlet, White
              
Name
  • Atlanta Braves (1966–present)

Milwaukee Braves (1953 - 1965)

  • Boston Braves (1941 - 1952)
  • Boston Bees (1936 - 1940)
  • Boston Braves (1912 - 1935)
  • Boston Rustlers (1911)
  • Boston Doves (1907 - 1910)
  • Boston Beaneaters (1883 - 1906)
  • Boston Red Caps (1876 - 1882)
  • Boston Red Stockings (1871 - 1875)
Other nicknames
  • The Bravos, The Team of the 90s, America's Team
Ballpark

Turner Field (1997–2016)

  • Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (1966–1996)
    • a.k.a. Atlanta Stadium (1966–1976)
  • Milwaukee County Stadium (1953–1965)
  • Braves Field (1915–1952)
    • a.k.a. National League Park (1936–1941)
  • Fenway Park (1914–1915)
  • South End Grounds (1894–1914)
  • Congress Street Grounds (1894)
  • South End Grounds (1871–1894)
Major league titles
World Series titles (3)1995 · 1957 · 1914
NL Pennants (17)1999 · 1996 · 1995 · 1992 · 1991 · 1958 · 1957 · 1948 · 1914 · 1898 · 1897 · 1893 · 1892 · 1891 · 1883 · 1878 · 1877
East Division titles (12)2013 · 2005 · 2004 · 2003 · 2002 · 2001 · 2000 · 1999 · 1998 · 1997 · 1996 · 1995
West Division titles (5)1993 · 1992 · 1991 · 1982 · 1969
Wild card berths (2)2012 · 2010
Front office
Owner(s)Liberty Media
ManagerBrian Snitker
General ManagerFrank Wren
President of Baseball OperationsJohn Schuerholz


The Atlanta Braves are a Major League baseball team based in Atlanta, Georgia. The Braves will open a new stadium, SunTrust Park, just outside the city limits in the Cobb County community of Cumberland, for the 2017 season. From 1991 to 2005 the Braves, with the exception of 1994 because of a strike, won their division. They won the World Series in 1995 against the Cleveland Indians. One famous player that was on the Braves was Hank Aaron, from 1954 to 1976.

The Braves are the oldest team in major league baseball. They began in 1871 in Boston, Massachusetts. They were originally called the "Boston Red Stockings". Later they were known as the "Boston Beaneaters". In 1912 they were renamed as the "Boston Braves". They moved to Milwaukee, Wisconsin in 1953, where they were known as the "Milwaukee Braves". They moved to Atlanta in 1966.



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