The Atlanta Braves happens to be a US professional baseball team, which has its home base in Atlanta Georgia. This team competes in the major league baseball (MLB), and is also a noted member of the national league, Eastern Division. From 1997, the Atlanta Braves have played all of their home games at Turner Field. While playing their spring games at Lake Buena Vista, Florida. Next year, the Atlanta Braves is scheduled to move to the Sun Trust Park, a brand new stadium, located in the Cumberland area of Cobb County. This complex is strategically situated just north of the I-285 bypass. The term ‘Braves’ is a reference to a native American Indian warrior. This baseball team is also labeled the ‘American team.’ This is due to its games been aired by the TV station TBS from the ’70s to 2007, which has over the years enabled it to attract a wide variety of fans from all over the country.

Atlanta Braves golden era (1991 – 2005)

From the year 1991 up to 2005, the Atlanta Braves were highly acclaimed for been in the list of some of the most successful teams in the MLB. During this ‘golden’ era, this professional baseball team went on to bag an unprecedented 14 consecutive divisional titles. It also managed to advance to the ‘World Series’ on 5 different occasions during this period of time, and ultimately bagged the title in 1995. Overall, since their debut in 1876, the Atlanta Braves have bagged 16 divisional titles, 17 national league pennants and 3 World Series championships. The latter titles were won in 1914, 1957 and like was previously noted in 1995.

Current Atlanta Braves team roster (2016 season)

Here is a complete breakdown of the current Braves team members in the 2016 season.

Active roster

Pitchers

Aaron Blair (36), Joel de la Cruz (60), Mike Foltynewiez (26), John Grant (52), Julio Teheran (49) and Matt Wisler (37).

Bullpen

Jed Bradley (72), Mauricio Cabrera (62), Ian Krol (16), Jose Ramirez (40), Chaz Roe (50), Shaw Simmons ( 68), Ryan Weber (48), and Chris Withrow (51).

Catchers

Tyler Flowers (25), A.j Pietzyski (15) and Anthony Recker (20).

Infielders

Gordon Beckham (7), Chase d’Anaud (23), Freddie Freeman (5), Adonis Garcia (13), Jace Peterson (8), Brandon Snyder (19) and Dansby Swanson (2).

Outfielders

The outfielders that form the current Braves team members are Ender Inciarte (11), Matt Kemp (27) and Nick Markakis (22).

Inactive current Atlanta Braves team roster

Pitchers

Wilfredo Boscan, Brando Cunniff (39), Jason Hursh (67), Tyrell Jenkins (61), Arodys Vizcaino (38), Rob Whalen (63) and Madison Younginer (54).

Infielders

Daniel Castro (14) and Kyle Kubitza.

60 day disabled list

Jesse Biddle, Andrew Mckirahan, Eric O’Flaherty, William Perez, Paco Rodriguez, Mallex Smith and Daniel Winkler.

Current Atlanta Braves technical bench

The Atlanta Braves professional baseball team is currently led by Brian Snitker as its interim manager. Snitker is assisted by a number of coaches. This includes Alan Butts who specializes in training bullpen catchers. Buddy Carlyle who serves as the coaching assistant. Jose Castro, who is the assistant hitting coach. Roger McDowell, who is the pitching coach. Terry Pendleton, deals with the bench. Eddie Perez, who serves as the 1st base coach. Bo Porter, who is the 3rd base coach. Marty Reed, who specializes in bullpen training. Kevin Seitzer, who serves as the hitting coach. Finally, Jose Yepez works hand in hand with Alan Butts as the bullpen catchers coach for the Atlanta Braves professional baseball team.

 

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