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1966 ATLANTA BRAVES

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  85-77   .525
Result:   5th in National League
Manager(s):  Bobby Bragan, Billy Hitchcock
General Manager:   John McHale
Stadium:  Atlanta Stadium
Attendance:  1,539,801
Playoffs:  -

Atlanta Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Chi-Chi Olivo (38)
Youngest Player:  Charlie Vaughan (18)
Longest Tenure:  
Top Hitter:  Hank Aaron (2)
Top Pitcher:  Tony Cloninger (15)
Top Draft Pick:  Al Santorini (#11)

Roster Continuity:  85.08%
National League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
LA Dodgers9567.586--
SF Giants9368.5781.5
Pittsburgh9270.5683.0
Philadelphia8775.5378.0
Atlanta8577.52510.0
St. Louis8379.51212.0
Cincinnati7684.47518.0
Houston7290.44423.0
NY Mets6695.41028.5
Chi Cubs59103.36436.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
44Hank AaronOFMLB6-0180RightRight2/5/193432Mobile,Alabama1952UDFA Mbr

39Ted AbernathyPMLB6-4215RightRight3/6/193333Stanley,North Carolina1952UDFA Wa1
16Sandy Alomar2BMLB5-9155BothRight10/19/194322Salinas,Puerto Rico1961UDFA Mbr
29Felipe AlouOF-1BMLB6-1195RightRight5/12/193531Haina,Dominican Republic1955UDFA Nyg
11Lee Bales2B-3BMLB165BothRight12/4/194421Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
36Wade BlasingamePMLB6-1185LeftLeft11/22/194322Deming,New Mexico1961UDFA Mbr
2Frank Bolling2BMLB6-1175RightRight11/16/193134Mobile,AlabamaUDFA 
20Clay CarrollPMLB6-1200RightRight5/2/194125Clanton,Alabama1961UDFA Mbr
43Rico CartyOFMLB6-3200RightRight9/1/193926San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1960UDFA Mbr
27Ty ClineOFMLB6-0170RightRight6/15/193927Hampton,South CarolinaUDFA 
40Tony CloningerPMLB6-0210RightRight8/13/194025Lincoln County,North Carolina1958UDFA Mbr
7Mike De la HozPMLB5-11175RightRight10/2/193827Havana,CubaUDFA 
34Hank FischerPMLB6-0190RightRight1/11/194026Yonkers,New YorkUDFA 
18Adrian GarrettC-OFMLB6-3185LeftRight1/3/194323Brooksville,FloridaUDFA 
31Gary GeigerOFMLB6-0168LeftRight4/4/193729Sand Ridge,IllinoisUDFA 
26John HerrnsteinOF-1BMLB6-3215LeftLeft3/31/193828Hampton,VirginiaUDFA 
24Herb HippaufPMLB6-0180RightLeft5/9/193927New York,New YorkUDFA 
33Pat JarvisPMLB5-10180RightRight3/18/194125Carlyle,Illinois1960UDFA CHC
42Joey JayPMLB6-4228BothRight8/15/193530Middletown,ConnecticutUDFA 
30Ken JohnsonPMLB6-4210RightRight6/16/193333West Palm Beach,FloridaUDFA 
48Mack JonesOFMLB6-1180LeftRight11/6/193827Atlanta,GeorgiaUDFA 
22Dick KelleyPMLB6-0175RightLeft1/8/194026Boston,MassachusettsUDFA 
11Marty KeoughOF-1BMLB6-0180LeftLeft4/14/193531Oakland,CaliforniaUDFA 
9George Kopacz1BMLB6-1195LeftLeft2/26/194125Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
23Denny LemasterPMLB6-1185RightLeft2/25/193927Corona,CaliforniaUDFA 
41Eddie Mathews3BMLB6-1200LeftRight10/13/193134Texarkana,TexasUDFA 
19Denis MenkeSS-3BMLB6-0190RightRight7/21/194025Algona,Iowa1958UDFA Mbr
11Felix Millan2BMLB5-11172RightRight8/21/194322Yabucoa,Puerto Rico1964UDFA Mbr
35Phil NiekroPMLB6-1180RightRight4/1/193927Blaine,Ohio1959UDFA Mbr
33Billy O'DellPMLB5-11170BothLeft2/10/193234Whitmire,South CarolinaUDFA 
12Gene OliverC-1BMLB6-2225RightRight3/22/193531Moline,IllinoisUDFA 
38Chi-Chi OlivoPMLB6-2215RightRight3/18/192838Guayubin,Dominican RepublicUDFA 
38Ron ReedPMLB6-6215RightRight11/2/194223LaPorte,Indiana1965UDFA ATL
26Jay RitchiePMLB6-4190RightRight11/20/193629Salisbury,North CarolinaUDFA 
00Bill RobinsonOFMLB6-3205RightRight6/26/194323McKeesport,Pennsylvania1961UDFA ATL
45Ed SadowskiCMLB5-11175RightRight1/19/193135Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
25Dan SchneiderPMLB6-3170LeftLeft8/29/194223Evansville,IndianaUDFA 
37Don SchwallPMLB6-6200RightRight3/2/193630Wilkes-Barre,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
9Lee ThomasOF-1BMLB6-2198LeftRight2/5/193630Peoria,IllinoisUDFA 
15Joe TorreC-1BMLB6-1210RightRight7/18/194025Brooklyn,New York1959UDFA Mbr
32Arnold UmbachPMLB6-1180RightRight12/6/194223Williamsburg,VirginiaUDFA 
34Cecil UpshawPMLB6-6205RightRight10/22/194223Spearsville,Louisiana1964UDFA Mbr
34Charlie VaughanPMLB6-1185RightLeft10/6/194718Mercedes,Texas1965464Mbr
14Woody WoodwardSS-2BMLB6-2185RightRight9/23/194223Miami,FloridaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Bobby BraganManager 
Milo HamiltonBroadcaster 
Bob HartsfieldScout 
Billy HitchcockAssistant Coach 
Ernie Johnson SrBroadcaster 
John McHaleGeneral Manager 
Charlie MetroAssistant Coach 
Grover ResingerAssistant Coach 
Ken SilvestriBullpen Coach 
Jo-Jo WhiteAssistant Coach 
Whit WyattPitching Coach 


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