Atlanta Braves Statistics Overview
The Braves organization was founded in 1876 and the team now plays their home games at Turner Field in Atlanta. They are a member of the National League and the East Division. The Braves have won three World Series Championships and have won the National League Pennant a remarkable seventeen times. The franchise has qualified for the MLB playoffs on nineteen occasions and has an overall record of 3864-3607 since moving to Atlanta. The Braves have been involved in a tight rivalry with the New York Mets since the 1960s.
Last Four MLB Seasons
2013 Atlanta Braves Betting Odds
To Win the World Series: +1400
To Win the National League: +700
Atlanta Braves 2011/2012 Betting Statistics
Straight Up: 94-68
Against the line: 79-82
Over vs Under: 66-88-6
Atlanta Braves Betting History
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2013 Atlanta Braves Schedule
The Atlanta Braves will play 162 games during the 2013 MLB schedule. The highlight of their season will be their nineteen clashes with the New York Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies. Despite finishing the season with an impressive record Atlanta Braves tickets sales were mediocre in 2012 but the franchise is hoping for renewed support this season.
Atlanta Braves Franchise History:
The Braves organization was based in Boston and Milwaukee before moving to Atlanta in 1966. The franchise was one of the most successful teams in the early years of the National League, winning eight pennants, in the 1800s. The Braves won the 1914 and 1957 World Series Championships but struggled in the 1970s and 1980s, qualifying for the MLB playoffs just once. The Braves improved significantly in the 1990s and dominated their division winning fourteen National League East Division Titles in fifteen years. The Braves were rewarded for their consistency with the 1995 World Series Championship their first World Championship since moving to Atlanta. The franchise struggled in the late 2000s but has found their form in the last three seasons.
Atlanta Braves Offensive Star: Justin Upton
Justin Upton was selected with the first overall pick of the 2005 MLB draft. Upton had an immediate impact, being called up to the Majors at the age of 19, and was a leading force during the Diamondbacks 2007 MLB playoffs run. Upton took his game to the next level in 2009 and was selected for the MLB All-Star game for the first time. The outfielder was awarded for his stellar form during the 2011 season with the Silver Slugger award and another All-Star appearance. At the start of 2013 Upton was traded to the Atlanta Braves giving him the opportunity to play with his brother B.J. for the first time at a professional level.
Atlanta Braves Defensive Star: Mike Minor
Mike Minor was selected with the seventh overall pick of the 2009 MLB draft by the Atlanta Braves. Minor has been a consistent contributor for the Braves since making his Major League debut in 2010 and has been the franchises left hander starting pitcher for the last few seasons. Minor will be hoping to improve in 2013 and will have to if the Braves are going to be a post-season threat.
Atlanta Braves Manager: Fredi Gonzalez
Fredi Gonzalez was named the manager of the Atlanta Braves in 2010 after a successful three year stint in charge of the Miami Marlins. Gonzalez has been highly successful at the Braves and has led the franchise to the MLB Playoffs in all three seasons he has been in charge. Gonzalez will be hoping to lead the Braves to their first division title since 2005 this season.
Atlanta Braves - MLB Team StatisticsLeague: National
Ballpark: Turner Field
World Series Titles: 3 (1914, 1957, 1995)
League Pennants: 1 (2001)
Division Titles: 17 (1877, 1878, 1883, 1891, 1892, 1893, 1897, 1898, 1914, 1948, 1957, 1958, 1991, 1992, 1995, 1996, 1999)
Playoff Appearances: 19 (1969, 1982, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2010, 2011, 2012)
Overall Record: 3864-3607
Biggest Rivals: New York Mets
Manager: Fredi Gonzalez
General Manager: Frank Wren
Legenday Players: Hank Aaron, Dale Murphy, Greg Maddux
Atlanta Braves Schedule - MLB 2013