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1971 Atlanta Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 82-80 .506
Rank: 3rd in National League West
Run Differential: 643-699 -56
Roster Continuity 78.00% 13/24
Manager(s): Lum Harris
General Manager: Paul Richards
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Ballpark: Atlanta Stadium
Attendance: 1,006,320 15/24
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Taylor Duncan (#10) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Ken Silvestri
First Base Coach: Connie Ryan
Hitting Coach: Eddie Mathews
Pitching Coach: Harry Dorish
Third Base Coach: Jim Busby

#1 Draft Picks

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 1971 Atlanta Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    44Hank AaronOF6-0180R-R371954UDFAMLB--
    18Tommie Aaron1B-OF6-1200R-R311962UDFAMLB--
    12Dusty BakerOF6-2200R-R221968ATL: 1967-26-504MLB--
    24Steve BarberP6-0200L-L331960Not draftedMLB--
    6Clete Boyer3B6-0182R-R341955Not draftedMLB--
    2Jim Breazeale1B6-2210L-R211969ATL: 1968-1-8MLB--
    45Oscar BrownOF6-0175R-R251969CAL: 1966-5-72MLB--
    30Orlando Cepeda1B6-2210R-R331958Not draftedMLB--
    4Bob DidierC6-0190B-R221969ATL: 1967-4-72MLB--
    11Darrell Evans3B-1B6-2205L-R241969PHI: 1967-3-55MLB--
    14Leo FosterSS-2B5-11165R-R201971ATL: 1969-2-36MLB--
    48Ralph GarrOF5-11197L-R251968ATL: 1967-3-52MLB--
    7Gil GarridoSS-2B5-8160R-R301964Not draftedMLB--
    29Ron HerbelP6-1195R-R331963Not draftedMLB--
    39Tom HouseP5-11190L-L241971ATL: 1967-3-48MLB--
    16Sonny JacksonOF-SS5-9155L-R261963Not draftedMLB--
    33Pat JarvisP5-10180R-R301966Not draftedMLB--
    36Tom KelleyP6-0191R-R271964Not draftedMLB--
    15Hal KingC6-1200L-R271967Not draftedMLB--
    6Tony La Russa2B-SS6-0185R-R261963Not draftedMLB--
    28Mike LumOF-1B6-0180L-L251967Not draftedMLB--
    22Mike McQueenP5-11190L-L201969ATL: 1968-4-67MLB--
    17Felix Millan2B5-11172R-R271966Not draftedMLB--
    23Jim NashP6-5230R-R261966Not draftedMLB--
    31Gary NeibauerP6-3200R-R261969CLE: 1966-8-88MLB--
    35Phil NiekroP6-1180R-R321964Not draftedMLB--
    9Marty PerezSS-2B5-11160R-R241969Not draftedMLB--
    37Bob PriddyP6-1200R-R311962Not draftedMLB--
    38Ron ReedP6-6215R-R281966Not draftedMLB--
    14Marv Staehle2B5-10172L-R291964Not draftedMLB--
    40George StoneP6-3205L-L241967ATL: 1966-5-91MLB--
    34Cecil UpshawP6-6205R-R281966Not draftedMLB--
    18Zoilo VersallesSS5-10150R-R311959Not draftedMLB--
    39Hoyt WilhelmP6-0195R-R471952Not draftedMLB--
    32Earl WilliamsC-1B6-3220R-R221970MLB: 1965-1-6MLB--

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