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1976 Atlanta Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 70-92 .432
Rank: 6th in National League West
Run Differential: 620-700 -80
Roster Continuity 63.16% 21/24
Manager(s): Dave Bristol
General Manager: Eddie Robinson (1976-09-16), Bill Lucas
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Ballpark: Atlanta Stadium
Attendance: 818,179 20/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Ken Smith (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Chris Cannizzaro
First Base Coach: Eddie Haas
Pitching Coach: Herman Starrette
Third Base Coach: Vern Benson

#1 Draft Picks

Dale Murphy (#5), Pat Rockett (#10), Preston Hanna (#11)
National League West Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1976 Atlanta Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    18Brian AsselstineOF6-1175L-R221976ATL: 1973-1-15MLB--
    38Al AutryP6-5225R-R241976KCA: 1969-4-95MLB--
    27Mike BeardP6-1185L-L261974ATL: 1971-1-18MLB--
    10Rob BelloirSS5-10155R-R271975CLE: 1969-8-183MLB--
    33Rick CampP6-0198R-R231976ATL: 1974-7-149MLB--
    47Buzz CapraP5-10168R-R281971NYN: 1969-27-627MLB--
    15Darrel ChaneySS-2B6-1190B-R281969CIN: 1966-2-33MLB--
    29Vic CorrellC5-10185R-R301972CLE: 1967-9-171MLB--
    18Terry CrowleyOF-1B6-0180L-L291969BAL: 1966-11-216MLB--
    30Bruce DalcantonP6-2205R-R341967Not draftedMLB--
    36Adrian DevineP6-4205R-R241973ATL: 1970-2-45MLB--
    45Jamie EasterlyP5-9180L-L231974ATL: 1971-2-34MLB--
    9Mike Eden2B-SS5-10170B-R271976CLE: 1971-27-620MLB--
    11Darrell Evans3B-1B6-2205L-R291969PHI: 1967-3-55MLB--
    43Cito GastonOF6-4210R-R321967Not draftedMLB--
    19Rod Gilbreath2B-3B6-2185R-R231972ATL: 1970-3-69MLB--
    50Preston HannaP6-1195R-R211975ATL: 1972-1-11MLB--
    7Ken HendersonOF6-2180B-R301965NYN: 1967-42-760MLB--
    26Frank LaCorteP6-1180R-R241975Not draftedMLB--
    34Lee LacyOF-2B6-1175R-R281972LAN: 1969-2-29MLB--
    31Max LeonP6-0170R-R261973Not draftedMLB--
    20Mike MarshallP5-10180R-R331967Not draftedMLB--
    27Dave MayOF5-10186L-R321967Not draftedMLB--
    17Andy MessersmithP6-1200R-R301968CAL: 1966-1-12MLB--
    25Willie Montanez1B-OF6-1193L-L281966Not draftedMLB--
    48Junior Moore3B-OF5-11185R-R231976ATL: 1971-11-257MLB--
    14Roger MoretP6-4175B-L261970Not draftedMLB--
    49Carl MortonP6-0200R-R321969Not draftedMLB--
    3Dale MurphyOF6-5215R-R201976ATL: 1974-1-5MLB--
    35Phil NiekroP6-1180R-R371964Not draftedMLB--
    22Rowland OfficeOF6-0170L-L231972ATL: 1970-4-94MLB--
    12Tom PaciorekOF-1B6-4215R-R291970LAN: 1968-5-89MLB--
    9Marty PerezSS-2B5-11160R-R291969Not draftedMLB--
    42Biff PocorobaC5-10180B-R221975ATL: 1971-17-401MLB--
    10Craig RobinsonSS5-10165R-R271972PHI: 1970-11-252MLB--
    34Pat RockettSS5-11170R-R211976ATL: 1973-1-10MLB--
    4Jerry Royster3B-2B6-0165R-R231973Not draftedMLB--
    40Dick RuthvenP6-3190R-R251973PHI: 1973-1-1MLB--
    38Elias SosaP6-2190R-R261972Not draftedMLB--
    28Pablo TorrealbaP5-9175L-L281975Not draftedMLB--
    32Pete VarneyC6-3235R-R271973CHA: 1971-1-1MLB--
    32Earl WilliamsC-1B6-3220R-R271970MLB: 1965-1-6MLB--
    24Jimmy WynnOF5-9170R-R341963Not draftedMLB--

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