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Atlanta Braves Facts

The fact sheet for the Atlanta Braves.


The list of the top 20 players who have the highest batting average (AVG) in Atlanta Braves franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Billy Hamilton
.339
2
 
Hugh Duffy
.332
3
 
Chick Stahl
.327
4
 
George Sisler
.326
5
 
Rico Carty
.317
6
 
Ralph Garr
.317
7
 
Lance Richbourg
.311
8
 
Hank Aaron
.310
9
 
Jimmy Collins
.309
10
 
Dick Burrus
.306
11
 
Wally Berger
.304
12
 
Chipper Jones
.303
13
 
Tommy Holmes
.303
14
 
Eddie Brown
.302
15
 
Buck Jordan
.301
16
 
Fred Tenney
.300
17
 
Matt Diaz
.299
18
 
Tommy McCarthy
.296
19
 
Felipe Alou
.295
20
 
Martin Prado
.295

The list of the top 20 players who have the highest on base percentage (OBP) in Atlanta Braves franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Billy Hamilton
.456
2
 
Chipper Jones
.401
3
 
Bob Elliott
.398
4
 
Hugh Duffy
.394
5
 
Rico Carty
.388
6
 
Chick Stahl
.387
7
 
Earl Torgeson
.385
8
 
Sid Gordon
.385
9
 
Tommy McCarthy
.382
10
 
Lonnie Smith
.380
11
 
Eddie Mathews
.379
12
 
Hank Aaron
.377
13
 
Jeff Burroughs
.377
14
 
Freddie Freeman
.376
15
 
Fred Tenney
.376
16
 
David Justice
.374
17
 
Dave Bancroft
.373
18
 
Tommy Tucker
.369
19
 
Fred McGriff
.369
20
 
Yunel Escobar
.368

The list of the top 20 players who have the highest slugging percentage (SLG) in Atlanta Braves franchise history (min 1506 PA).

1
 
Hank Aaron
.567
2
 
Wally Berger
.533
3
 
Chipper Jones
.529
4
 
Ryan Klesko
.525
5
 
Eddie Mathews
.517
6
 
Fred McGriff
.516
7
 
Adam LaRoche
.512
8
 
Joe Adcock
.511
9
 
Bob Horner
.508
10
 
Javy Lopez
.502
11
 
Sid Gordon
.500
12
 
David Justice
.499
13
 
Andruw Jones
.497
14
 
Rico Carty
.496
15
 
Freddie Freeman
.496
16
 
Orlando Cepeda
.486
17
 
Bob Elliott
.485
18
 
Dale Murphy
.478
19
 
Brian McCann
.473
20
 
Wes Covington
.473

The list of the top 20 players who have the most games played in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
3076
2
 
Chipper Jones
2499
3
 
Eddie Mathews
2223
4
 
Dale Murphy
1926
5
 
Rabbit Maranville
1795
6
 
Andruw Jones
1761
7
 
Fred Tenney
1737
8
 
Herman Long
1647
9
 
Bobby Lowe
1411
10
 
Del Crandall
1394
11
 
Johnny Logan
1351
12
 
Tommy Holmes
1289
13
 
Mike Lum
1225
14
 
John Morrill
1219
15
 
Joe Adcock
1207
16
 
Glenn Hubbard
1196
17
 
Billy Nash
1187
18
 
Jeff Blauser
1184
19
 
Javy Lopez
1156
20
 
Hugh Duffy
1153

The list of the top 20 players who have the most at bats in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
11628
2
 
Chipper Jones
8984
3
 
Eddie Mathews
8049
4
 
Dale Murphy
7098
5
 
Herman Long
6783
6
 
Rabbit Maranville
6724
7
 
Fred Tenney
6637
8
 
Andruw Jones
6408
9
 
Bobby Lowe
5623
10
 
Tommy Holmes
4956
11
 
Johnny Logan
4931
12
 
John Morrill
4759
13
 
Hugh Duffy
4658
14
 
Del Crandall
4583
15
 
Billy Nash
4566
16
 
Joe Adcock
4232
17
 
Wally Berger
4153
18
 
Bill Bruton
4079
19
 
Ezra Sutton
4045
20
 
Glenn Hubbard
4016

The list of the top 20 players who have the most runs scored in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
2107
2
 
Chipper Jones
1619
3
 
Eddie Mathews
1452
4
 
Herman Long
1292
5
 
Fred Tenney
1134
6
 
Dale Murphy
1103
7
 
Andruw Jones
1045
8
 
Bobby Lowe
1000
9
 
Hugh Duffy
998
10
 
Billy Nash
855
11
 
Rabbit Maranville
801
12
 
John Morrill
800
13
 
Ezra Sutton
696
14
 
Tommy Holmes
696
15
 
Billy Hamilton
652
16
 
Wally Berger
651
17
 
Tommy Tucker
648
18
 
Johnny Logan
624
19
 
Bill Bruton
622
20
 
Jeff Blauser
601

The list of the top 20 players who have the most hits in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
3600
2
 
Chipper Jones
2726
3
 
Eddie Mathews
2201
4
 
Fred Tenney
1994
5
 
Herman Long
1902
6
 
Dale Murphy
1901
7
 
Rabbit Maranville
1696
8
 
Andruw Jones
1683
9
 
Bobby Lowe
1608
10
 
Hugh Duffy
1545
11
 
Tommy Holmes
1503
12
 
Johnny Logan
1329
13
 
Billy Nash
1285
14
 
Wally Berger
1263
15
 
John Morrill
1247
16
 
Joe Adcock
1206
17
 
Del Crandall
1176
18
 
Ezra Sutton
1161
19
 
Javy Lopez
1148
20
 
Bill Bruton
1126

The list of the top 20 players who have the most doubles in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
600
2
 
Chipper Jones
549
3
 
Eddie Mathews
338
4
 
Andruw Jones
330
5
 
Dale Murphy
306
6
 
Herman Long
295
7
 
Tommy Holmes
291
8
 
Wally Berger
248
9
 
Rabbit Maranville
244
10
 
Fred Tenney
242
11
 
Freddie Freeman
241
12
 
John Morrill
234
13
 
Brian McCann
227
14
 
Hugh Duffy
220
15
 
Johnny Logan
207
16
 
Jeff Blauser
201
17
 
Billy Nash
200
18
 
Joe Adcock
197
19
 
Glenn Hubbard
196
20
 
Javy Lopez
190

The list of the top 20 players who have the most triples in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Rabbit Maranville
103
2
 
Hank Aaron
96
3
 
Herman Long
91
4
 
John Morrill
80
5
 
Bill Bruton
79
6
 
Fred Tenney
74
7
 
Hugh Duffy
73
8
 
Bobby Lowe
71
9
 
Sam Wise
71
10
 
Eddie Mathews
70
11
 
Billy Nash
69
12
 
Ray Powell
67
13
 
Ezra Sutton
66
14
 
Joe Hornung
58
15
 
Chick Stahl
56
16
 
Dick Johnston
54
17
 
Wally Berger
52
18
 
Lance Richbourg
48
19
 
Tommy Holmes
47
20
 
Jimmy Collins
43

The list of the top 20 players who have the most home runs in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
733
2
 
Eddie Mathews
493
3
 
Chipper Jones
468
4
 
Dale Murphy
371
5
 
Andruw Jones
368
6
 
Joe Adcock
239
7
 
Bob Horner
215
8
 
Javy Lopez
214
9
 
Wally Berger
199
10
 
Brian McCann
176
11
 
Del Crandall
170
12
 
Freddie Freeman
166
13
 
David Justice
160
14
 
Ron Gant
147
15
 
Joe Torre
142
16
 
Ryan Klesko
139
17
 
Darrell Evans
131
18
 
Fred McGriff
130
19
 
Jeff Blauser
109
20
 
Rico Carty
109

The list of the top 20 players who have the most runs batted in (RBI) in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Hank Aaron
2202
2
 
Chipper Jones
1623
3
 
Eddie Mathews
1388
4
 
Dale Murphy
1143
5
 
Andruw Jones
1117
6
 
Herman Long
964
7
 
Hugh Duffy
927
8
 
Bobby Lowe
872
9
 
Billy Nash
811
10
 
Joe Adcock
760
11
 
Wally Berger
746
12
 
Javy Lopez
694
13
 
Brian McCann
661
14
 
Bob Horner
652
15
 
Del Crandall
628
16
 
John Morrill
625
17
 
Fred Tenney
609
18
 
Freddie Freeman
586
19
 
Tommy Holmes
580
20
 
Rabbit Maranville
558

The list of the top 20 players who have the most stolen bases in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Herman Long
434
2
 
Hugh Duffy
331
3
 
Billy Hamilton
274
4
 
Fred Tenney
260
5
 
Bobby Lowe
260
6
 
Hank Aaron
240
7
 
King Kelly
238
8
 
Billy Nash
232
9
 
Rabbit Maranville
194
10
 
Rafael Furcal
189
11
 
Otis Nixon
186
12
 
Jerry Royster
174
13
 
Tommy McCarthy
160
14
 
Dale Murphy
160
15
 
Ron Gant
157
16
 
Bill Sweeney
153
17
 
Chipper Jones
150
18
 
Bill Bruton
143
19
 
Tommy Tucker
138
20
 
Andruw Jones
138

The list of the top 20 players who have the most walks (batting) in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Chipper Jones
1512
2
 
Eddie Mathews
1376
3
 
Hank Aaron
1297
4
 
Dale Murphy
912
5
 
Fred Tenney
750
6
 
Andruw Jones
717
7
 
Billy Nash
598
8
 
Darrell Evans
563
9
 
Rabbit Maranville
561
10
 
Billy Hamilton
545
11
 
Herman Long
536
12
 
Glenn Hubbard
487
13
 
Jeff Blauser
483
14
 
Freddie Freeman
483
15
 
Earl Torgeson
478
16
 
Tommy Holmes
476
17
 
Hugh Duffy
459
18
 
David Justice
452
19
 
Bob Elliott
441
20
 
Bobby Lowe
420

The list of the top 20 players who have the most strike outs (batting) in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Dale Murphy
1581
2
 
Chipper Jones
1409
3
 
Andruw Jones
1394
4
 
Eddie Mathews
1387
5
 
Hank Aaron
1294
6
 
Freddie Freeman
909
7
 
Jeff Blauser
792
8
 
Joe Adcock
732
9
 
Javy Lopez
728
10
 
John Morrill
632
11
 
Brian McCann
630
12
 
Ron Gant
600
13
 
Glenn Hubbard
570
14
 
Jeff Francoeur
551
15
 
Jason Heyward
544
16
 
Wally Berger
544
17
 
Bill Bruton
536
18
 
Dan Uggla
535
19
 
Ryan Klesko
523
20
 
Joe Torre
518

The list of the top 20 players who have the most wins in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Warren Spahn
356
2
 
Kid Nichols
329
3
 
Phil Niekro
268
4
 
Tom Glavine
244
5
 
John Smoltz
210
6
 
Greg Maddux
194
7
 
Lew Burdette
179
8
 
Vic Willis
151
9
 
Tommy Bond
149
10
 
John Clarkson
149
11
 
Jim Whitney
133
12
 
Jack Stivetts
131
13
 
Dick Rudolph
121
14
 
Tim Hudson
113
15
 
Bob Buhl
109
16
 
Johnny Sain
104
17
 
Charlie Buffinton
104
18
 
Ed Brandt
94
19
 
Lefty Tyler
92
20
 
Tony Cloninger
86

The list of the top 20 players who have the most losses in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Phil Niekro
230
2
 
Warren Spahn
229
3
 
Kid Nichols
183
4
 
John Smoltz
147
5
 
Tom Glavine
147
6
 
Vic Willis
147
7
 
Jim Whitney
121
8
 
Bob Smith
120
9
 
Lew Burdette
120
10
 
Ed Brandt
119
11
 
Dick Rudolph
107
12
 
Ben Cantwell
106
13
 
Lefty Tyler
92
14
 
Johnny Sain
91
15
 
Rick Mahler
89
16
 
Ron Reed
88
17
 
Greg Maddux
88
18
 
Tommy Bond
87
19
 
Jesse Barnes
86
20
 
Togie Pittinger
84

The list of the top 20 players who have the most complete games in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Kid Nichols
476
2
 
Warren Spahn
374
3
 
Vic Willis
268
4
 
Jim Whitney
242
5
 
Phil Niekro
226
6
 
John Clarkson
226
7
 
Tommy Bond
225
8
 
Jack Stivetts
176
9
 
Dick Rudolph
171
10
 
Charlie Buffinton
166
11
 
Old Hoss Radbourn
157
12
 
Lew Burdette
146
13
 
Togie Pittinger
141
14
 
Lefty Tyler
132
15
 
Ed Brandt
126
16
 
Jim Tobin
125
17
 
Johnny Sain
121
18
 
Irv Young
107
19
 
Ted Lewis
105
20
 
Bob Smith
102

The list of the top 20 players who have the most shutouts in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Warren Spahn
63
2
 
Kid Nichols
44
3
 
Phil Niekro
43
4
 
Lew Burdette
30
5
 
Tommy Bond
29
6
 
Dick Rudolph
27
7
 
Vic Willis
26
8
 
Tom Glavine
22
9
 
Lefty Tyler
22
10
 
Greg Maddux
21
11
 
John Clarkson
20
12
 
Charlie Buffinton
19
13
 
Jim Whitney
18
14
 
John Smoltz
16
15
 
Bob Buhl
16
16
 
Togie Pittinger
16
17
 
Johnny Sain
15
18
 
Irv Young
15
19
 
Al Javery
15
20
 
Jesse Barnes
14

The list of the top 20 players who have the most walks (pitching) in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Phil Niekro
1458
2
 
Warren Spahn
1378
3
 
Tom Glavine
1177
4
 
Kid Nichols
1163
5
 
John Smoltz
992
6
 
Vic Willis
854
7
 
Bob Buhl
782
8
 
Lefty Tyler
678
9
 
John Clarkson
676
10
 
Jack Stivetts
651
11
 
Ed Brandt
611
12
 
Bob Smith
561
13
 
Lew Burdette
557
14
 
Togie Pittinger
545
15
 
Johnny Sain
502
16
 
Tony Cloninger
501
17
 
Rick Mahler
501
18
 
Vern Bickford
466
19
 
Tim Hudson
464
20
 
Al Javery
452

The list of the top 20 players who have the most strike outs (pitching) in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
John Smoltz
3011
2
 
Phil Niekro
2912
3
 
Warren Spahn
2493
4
 
Tom Glavine
2091
5
 
Greg Maddux
1828
6
 
Kid Nichols
1680
7
 
Vic Willis
1161
8
 
Jim Whitney
1157
9
 
Tim Hudson
997
10
 
Lew Burdette
923
11
 
Charlie Buffinton
911
12
 
Julio Teheran
860
13
 
Denny Lemaster
842
14
 
Kevin Millwood
840
15
 
Tony Cloninger
834
16
 
John Clarkson
834
17
 
Lefty Tyler
827
18
 
Steve Avery
815
19
 
Bob Buhl
791
20
 
Ron Reed
778

The list of the top 20 players who have the most saves in Atlanta Braves franchise history.

1
 
Craig Kimbrel
186
2
 
John Smoltz
154
3
 
Gene Garber
141
4
 
Mark Wohlers
112
5
 
John Rocker
83
6
 
Cecil Upshaw
78
7
 
Rick Camp
57
8
 
Mike Stanton
55
9
 
Jim Johnson
51
10
 
Don McMahon
50
11
 
Kerry Ligtenberg
44
12
 
Greg McMichael
44
13
 
Steve Bedrosian
41
14
 
Bruce Sutter
40
15
 
Rafael Soriano
39
16
 
Bob Wickman
38
17
 
Billy Wagner
37
18
 
Bob Smith
36
19
 
Claude Raymond
33
20
 
Arodys Vizcaino
33