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1973 Atlanta BravesSeason Roster
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Joe Hoerner played for the 1973 Atlanta Braves
LeagueNational LeagueDivisionWestLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameBraves
LocationAtlanta,Georgia
Record76-85 (5th in National League West)League Rank10thMLB Rank19th
BallparkAtlanta Stadium
ManagerEddie MathewsGeneral ManagerEddie Robinson
CoachesLew Burdette (Pitching Coach), Jim Busby (Third Base Coach), Roy Hartsfield (First Base Coach), Connie Ryan (Assistant Coach), Ken Silvestri (Bullpen Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickPat Rockett (#10)
Attendance800,655 (Rank: 21st)
Years Available1876-2018

Team History -- 1973 Statistics -- 1973 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1973 Atlanta Braves.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1973 baseball season.

1973 Atlanta Braves Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
44Hank AaronOF6-0 180 R-R 1934-02-05 39Mobile,Alabama MLB1952-19761954-1976Central (Mobile,AL)
1952-   UDFA-BSN
 
12Dusty BakerOF6-2 200 R-R 1949-06-15 24Riverside,California MLB1967-19861968-1986Del Campo (Fair Oaks,CA)American River Col
1967-26- 504-ATL
 
4Larvell Blanks3B-SS5-8 167 R-R 1950-01-28 23Del Rio,Texas MLB1969-19801972-1980San Felipe (Del Rio,TX)
1969- 3-  60-ATL
 
20,45Oscar BrownOF6-0 175 R-R 1946-02-08 27Long Beach,California MLB1966-19731969-1973Long Beach Poly (Long Beach,CA)USC
1966- 5-  72-CAL
 
5Paul CasanovaC6-4 200 R-R 1941-12-21 31Colon,Cuba MLB1960-19741965-1974  
1960-   UDFA-CLE
 
30Dave CheadleP6-2 203 L-L 1952-02-19 21Greensboro,North Carolina MLB1973-19781973-1973Asheville (Asheville,NC)
1970- 1-  12-NYA
 
43Al ClosterP6-2 190 L-L 1943-06-15 30Creighton,Nebraska MLB1965-19731966-1973St. Ludger's (Creighton,NE)Iowa St
1965-   UDFA-NYA
 
27Adrian DevineP6-4 205 R-R 1951-12-02 21Galveston,Texas MLB1970-19811973-1980Ball (Galveston,TX)
1970- 2-  45-ATL
 
14Dick Dietz1B-C6-1 195 R-R 1941-09-18 31Crawfordsville,Indiana MLB1960-19731966-1973Greenville (Greenville,SC)
1960-   UDFA-SFN
 
27Pat DobsonP6-3 190 R-R 1942-02-12 31Depew,New York MLB1960-20061967-1977Lancaster (Lancaster,NY)
1959-   UDFA-DET
 
11Darrell Evans3B6-2 205 L-R 1947-05-26 26Pasadena,California MLB1967-19891969-1989Muir (Pasadena,CA)Pasadena City Col, Cal St Los Angeles
1967- 3-  55-PHI
 
56Wenty FordP5-11 165 R-R 1946-11-25 26Nassau,Bahamas MLB1973-19731973-1973  
1966-   UDFA-ATL
 
17Leo FosterSS5-11 165 R-R 1951-02-02 22Covington,Kentucky MLB1969-19781971-1977Holmes (Covington,KY)
1969- 2-  36-ATL
 
40Jimmy FreemanP6-4 180 L-L 1951-06-29 22Carlsbad,New Mexico MLB1969-19731972-1973Nathan Hale (Tulsa,OK)
1969- 6- 132-ATL
 
25,34Danny FrisellaP6-0 195 L-R 1946-03-04 27San Francisco,California MLB1966-19761967-1976Junipero Serra (San Mateo,CA)Washington St
1966- 3-  49-NYN
 
48Ralph GarrOF5-11 197 L-R 1945-12-12 27Monroe,Louisiana MLB1967-19801968-1980Lincoln (Ruston,LA)Grambling St
1967- 3-  52-ATL
 
39Gary GentryP6-0 183 R-R 1946-10-06 26Phoenix,Arizona MLB1967-19751969-1975Camelback (Phoenix,AZ)Arizona St
1967- 3-  60-NYN
 
19Rod Gilbreath3B6-2 185 R-R 1952-09-24 20Laurel,Mississippi MLB1970-19801972-1978Laurel (Laurel,MS)
1970- 3-  69-ATL
 
29Chuck Goggin2B5-11 175 B-R 1945-07-07 27Pompano Beach,Florida MLB1964-19741972-1974Pompano Beach (Pompano Beach,FL)
1964-   UDFA-LAN
 
24Roric HarrisonP6-3 195 R-R 1946-09-20 26Los Angeles,California MLB1965-19781972-1978Westchester (Los Angeles,CA)Santa Monica Col
1965-   UDFA-HOU
 
43Joe HoernerP6-1 200 R-L 1936-11-12 36Dubuque,Iowa MLB1957-19771963-1977Dubuque (Dubuque,IA)
1957-   UDFA-CHA
 
26Tom HouseP5-11 190 L-L 1947-04-29 26Seattle,Washington MLB1967-19831971-1978Nogales (La Puente,CA)USC
1967- 3-  48-ATL
 
25Larry HowardC6-3 200 R-R 1945-06-06 28Columbus,Ohio MLB1963-19731970-1973  
1963-   UDFA-HOU
 
16Sonny JacksonOF-SS5-9 155 L-R 1944-07-09 28Washington,DC MLB1963-19741963-1974Montgomery Blair (Silver Spring,MD)
1963-   UDFA-HOU
 
6Davey Johnson2B6-1 182 R-R 1943-01-30 30Orlando,Florida MLB1962-19781965-1978Alamo Heights (San Antonio,TX)Texas A&M U.
1962-   UDFA-BAL
 
36Tom KelleyP6-0 191 R-R 1944-01-05 29Manchester,Connecticut MLB1963-20171964-1973  
1963-   UDFA-CLE
 
32Max LeonP6-0 170 R-R 1950-02-04 23Pozo Hondo,Mexico MLB1973-19781973-1978  
1972-   UDFA-ATL
 
28Mike Lum1B-OF6-0 180 L-L 1945-10-27 27Honolulu,Hawaii MLB1963-19811967-1981Roosevelt (Honolulu,HI)Brigham Young U.
1963-   UDFA-MLB
 
42Norm MillerOF5-11 195 L-R 1946-02-05 27Los Angeles,California MLB1964-19741965-1974Van Nuys (Van Nuys,CA)Los Angeles Valley Col
1964-   UDFA-ANA
 
49Carl MortonP6-0 200 R-R 1944-01-18 29Kansas City,Missouri MLB1965-19771969-1976Daniel Webster (Tulsa,OK)Oklahoma
1964-   UDFA-MLB
 
31Gary NeibauerP6-3 200 R-R 1944-10-29 28Billings,Montana MLB1966-19731969-1973   Nebraska
1966- 8-  88-CLE
 
36Joe NiekroP6-1 190 R-R 1944-11-07 28Martins Ferry,Ohio MLB1966-19881967-1988Bridgeport (Bridgeport,OH)West Liberty U.
1966- 7-  84-CLE
 
35Phil NiekroP6-1 180 R-R 1939-04-01 34Blaine,Ohio MLB1959-19871964-1987Bridgeport (Bridgeport,OH)
1958-   UDFA-MLB
 
15Johnny OatesC5-11 185 L-R 1946-01-21 27Sylva,North Carolina MLB1967-19811970-1981Prince George (Prince George,VA)Virginia Tech
1967- 1-  10-BAL
 
22Jim PantherP6-1 190 R-R 1945-03-01 28Burlington,Iowa MLB1967-19731971-1973Highland Park (Highland Park,IL)So.Illinois U.
1967- 5-  92-KC1
 
7Joe Pepitone1B6-2 200 L-L 1940-10-09 32Brooklyn,New York MLB1958-19731962-1973John Jay (Brooklyn,NY)
1958-   UDFA-NYA
 
9Marty PerezSS5-11 160 R-R 1947-02-28 26Visalia,California MLB1964-19781969-1978Redwood (Visalia,CA)
1964-   UDFA-ANA
 
18Jack Pierce1B6-0 210 L-R 1948-06-02 25Laurel,Mississippi MLB1973-19791973-1975San Jose (San Jose,CA)San Jose City Col
1970- 2-  46-ATL
 
38Ron ReedP6-6 215 R-R 1942-11-02 30LaPorte,Indiana MLB1965-19841966-1984LaPorte (LaPorte,IN)Notre Dame
1965-   UDFA-MLB
 
37Ron SchuelerP6-4 205 R-R 1948-04-18 25Catharine,Kansas MLB1967-19791972-1979Hays (Hays,KS)
1967- 3-  43-ATL
 
7Frank Tepedino1B5-11 192 L-L 1947-11-23 25Brooklyn,New York MLB1965-19751967-1975George Wingate (Brooklyn,NY)
1965- 3-  55-BAL
 
34Cecil UpshawP6-6 205 R-R 1942-10-22 30Spearsville,Louisiana MLB1964-19751966-1975Bossier (Bossier City,LA)Centenary Col
1964-   UDFA-MLB
 
18Freddie VelazquezC6-1 185 R-R 1937-12-06 35Santo Domingo,Dom Rep MLB1969-19731969-1973  
1958-   UDFA-SFN
 
43 Players