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1977 Atlanta Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 61-101 .377
Rank: 6th in National League West
Run Differential: 678-895 -217
Roster Continuity 61.42% 17/24
Manager(s): Dave Bristol, Ted Turner, Vern Benson
General Manager: Bill Lucas
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Ballpark: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Attendance: 872,464 24/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Tim Cole (#4) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Chris Cannizzaro
First Base Coach: Eddie Haas
Pitching Coach: Johnny Sain
Third Base Coach: Vern Benson

#1 Draft Picks

Jeff Burroughs (#1), 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 1977 Atlanta Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    30Brian AsselstineOF6-1175L-R231976ATL: 1973-1-15MLB--
    37Mike BeardP6-1185L-L271974ATL: 1971-1-18MLB--
    10Rob BelloirSS5-10155R-R281975CLE: 1969-8-183MLB--
    2Barry BonnellOF6-3200R-R231977PHI: 1975-1-1MLB--
    30Larry BradfordP6-1200R-L271977ATL: 1973-19-442MLB--
    7Jeff BurroughsOF6-1200R-R261970WS2: 1969-1-1MLB--
    33Rick CampP6-0198R-R241976ATL: 1974-7-149MLB--
    32Dave CampbellP6-3210R-R251977Not draftedMLB--
    47Buzz CapraP5-10168R-R291971NYN: 1969-27-627MLB--
    15Darrel ChaneySS-2B6-1190B-R291969CIN: 1966-2-33MLB--
    42Don CollinsP6-2195R-L241977CLE: 1972-2-44MLB--
    29Vic CorrellC5-10185R-R311972CLE: 1967-9-171MLB--
    39Mike DaveyP6-2190R-L251977ATL: 1974-2-32MLB--
    45Jamie EasterlyP5-9180L-L241974ATL: 1971-2-34MLB--
    43Cito GastonOF6-4210R-R331967Not draftedMLB--
    19Rod Gilbreath2B-3B6-2185R-R241972ATL: 1970-3-69MLB--
    49Preston HannaP6-1195R-R221975ATL: 1972-1-11MLB--
    50Steve HarganP6-3180R-R341965Not draftedMLB--
    50Bob JohnsonP6-4220L-R341969LAN: 1966-37-699MLB--
    38Steve KlineP6-3205R-R291970NYA: 1966-7-130MLB--
    26Frank LaCorteP6-1180R-R251975Not draftedMLB--
    31Max LeonP6-0170R-R271973Not draftedMLB--
    24Mickey MahlerP6-3189B-L241977ATL: 1974-10-221MLB--
    20Mike MarshallP5-10180R-R341967Not draftedMLB--
    36Gary MatthewsOF6-3205R-R261972SLN: 1971-5-81MLB--
    37,48Joey McLaughlinP6-2205R-R201977ATL: 1974-2-29MLB--
    17,27Andy MessersmithP6-1200R-R311968CAL: 1966-1-12MLB--
    25Willie Montanez1B-OF6-1193L-L291966Not draftedMLB--
    14Junior Moore3B-OF5-11185R-R241976ATL: 1971-11-257MLB--
    3Dale MurphyOF6-5215R-R211976ATL: 1974-1-5MLB--
    35Phil NiekroP6-1180R-R381964Not draftedMLB--
    11Joe NolanC6-0190L-R261972NYN: 1969-2-28MLB--
    22Rowland OfficeOF6-0170L-L241972ATL: 1970-4-94MLB--
    12Tom PaciorekOF-1B6-4215R-R301970LAN: 1968-5-89MLB--
    4Biff PocorobaC5-10180B-R231975ATL: 1971-17-401MLB--
    16Craig RobinsonSS5-10165R-R281972PHI: 1970-11-252MLB--
    9Pat RockettSS5-11170R-R221976ATL: 1973-1-10MLB--
    13Jerry Royster3B-2B6-0165R-R241973Not draftedMLB--
    40Dick RuthvenP6-3190R-R261973PHI: 1973-1-1MLB--
    37Eddie SolomonP6-3190R-R261973Not draftedMLB--
    34Duane TheissP6-3185R-R231977ATL: 1975-12-282MLB--
    20Larry WhisentonOF6-1190L-L201977ATL: 1975-2-42MLB--

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