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1970 ATLANTA BRAVES

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  76-86   .469
Result:   5th in National League - West Division
Manager(s):  Lum Harris
General Manager:   Paul Richards
Stadium:  Atlanta Stadium
Attendance:  1,078,848
Playoffs: Season in progress

Atlanta Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hoyt Wilhelm (46)
Youngest Player:  Mike McQueen (19)
Longest Tenure:  Pat Jarvis, Ron Reed, Phil Niekro, Hank Aaron, Felix Millan (5)
Top Hitter:  Hank Aaron (12)
Top Pitcher:  Phil Niekro (9)
Top Draft Pick:  Ron Broaddus (#21)

Roster Continuity:  79.38%
National League Standings
WestWLPctGB
Cincinnati10260.630--
LA Dodgers8774.54014.5
SF Giants8676.53116.0
Houston7983.48823.0
Atlanta7686.46926.0
San Diego6399.38939.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
18Hank AaronOFMLB6-0180RightRight2/5/193436Mobile,Alabama1952UDFA Mbr

44Tommie Aaron1B-OFMLB6-1200RightRight8/5/193930Mobile,AlabamaUDFA 
14Bob Aspromonte3BMLB6-2185RightRight6/19/193832Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
12Dusty BakerOFMLB6-2200RightRight6/15/194921Riverside,California196726503ATL
24Steve BarberPMLB6-0200LeftLeft2/22/193832Takoma Park,Maryland1957UDFA BAL
6Clete Boyer3BMLB6-0182RightRight2/9/193733Cassville,MissouriUDFA 
45Oscar BrownOFMLB6-0175RightRight2/8/194624Long Beach,California1966572CAL
45Don CardwellPMLB6-4210RightRight12/7/193534Winston-Salem,North CarolinaUDFA 
25Rico CartyOFMLB6-3200RightRight9/1/193930San Pedro de Macoris,Dominican Republic1960UDFA Mbr
30Orlando Cepeda1BMLB6-2210RightRight9/17/193732Ponce,Puerto Rico1955UDFA Nyg
4Bob DidierCMLB6-0190BothRight2/16/194921Hattiesburg,Mississippi1967472ATL
11Darrell Evans3B-1BMLB6-2205LeftRight5/26/194723Pasadena,California1967355PHI
48Ralph GarrOFMLB5-11197LeftRight12/12/194524Monroe,Louisiana1967352ATL
7Gil GarridoSS-2BMLB5-8160RightRight6/26/194129Panama City,Panama1960UDFA SF
29Aubrey GatewoodPMLB6-1170RightRight11/17/193831Little Rock,ArkansasUDFA 
43Tony GonzalezOFMLB5-9170LeftRight8/28/193633Central Cunagua,CubaUDFA 
19Jimmie HallOFMLB6-0175LeftRight3/17/193832Mount Holly,North CarolinaUDFA 
16Sonny JacksonOF-SSMLB5-9155LeftRight7/9/194425Washington,DC1962UDFA Hoc
33Pat JarvisPMLB5-10180RightRight3/18/194129Carlyle,Illinois1960UDFA CHC
29Larry JasterPMLB6-3205LeftLeft1/13/194426Midland,MichiganUDFA 
27Rick KesterPMLB6-0190RightRight7/7/194623Iola,KansasUDFA 
15Hal KingCMLB6-1200LeftRight2/1/194426Oviedo,FloridaUDFA 
27Ron KlinePMLB6-3205RightRight3/9/193238Callery,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
28Mike LumOF-1BMLB6-0180LeftLeft10/27/194524Honolulu,Hawaii1963UDFA ATL
22Mike McQueenPMLB5-11190LeftLeft8/30/195019Oklahoma City,Oklahoma1968467ATL
17Felix Millan2BMLB5-11172RightRight8/21/194326Yabucoa,Puerto Rico1964UDFA Mbr
23Jim NashPMLB6-5230RightRight2/9/194525Hawthorne,Nevada1964UDFA Kca
36Julio NavarroPMLB5-11190RightRight1/9/193634Vieques,Puerto RicoUDFA 
31Gary NeibauerPMLB6-3200RightRight10/29/194425Billings,Montana1966888CLE
35Phil NiekroPMLB6-1180RightRight4/1/193931Blaine,Ohio1959UDFA Mbr
32Milt PappasPMLB6-3190RightRight5/11/193931Detroit,Michigan1957UDFA BAL
37Bob PriddyPMLB6-1200RightRight12/10/193930Pittsburgh,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
38Ron ReedPMLB6-6215RightRight11/2/194227LaPorte,Indiana1965UDFA ATL
40George StonePMLB6-3205LeftLeft7/9/194623Ruston,Louisiana1966591ATL
10Bob TillmanCMLB6-4205RightRight3/24/193733Nashville,TennesseeUDFA 
39Hoyt WilhelmPMLB6-0195RightRight7/26/192346Huntersville,North CarolinaUDFA 
32Earl WilliamsC-1BMLB6-3220RightRight7/14/194821Newark,New Jersey196516Mbr
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jim BusbyThird Base Coach 
Harry DorishPitching Coach 
Billy GoodmanFirst Base Coach 
Milo HamiltonBroadcaster 
Lum HarrisManager 
Bob HartsfieldScout 
Ernie Johnson SrBroadcaster 
Paul RichardsGeneral Manager 
Ken SilvestriBullpen Coach 


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