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1986 Atlanta Braves (MLB)

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W-L Record: 72-89 .447
Rank: 6th in National League West
Run Differential: 615-719 -104
Roster Continuity 72.03% 18/26
Manager(s): Chuck Tanner
General Manager: Bobby Cox
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Ballpark: Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 1,387,181 20/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Kent Mercker (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Russ Nixon
Assistant Coach: Tony Bartirome
Bullpen Coach: Rich Morales
First Base Coach: Willie Stargell
Hitting Coach: Bob Skinner
Pitching Coach: Johnny Sain
Third Base Coach: Alex Monchak

#1 Draft Picks

Bob Horner (#1), Brad Komminsk (#4), Dale Murphy (#5), Duane Ward (#9), Ted Simmons (#10), Cliff Speck (#17), Jim Acker (#21)
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 1986 Atlanta Braves season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    38Jim AckerP6-2212R-R271983ATL: 1980-1-21MLB--
    37Doyle AlexanderP6-3200R-R351971LAN: 1968-9-185MLB--
    30Paul AssenmacherP6-3210L-L251986UDFAMLB--
    20Bruce BenedictC6-2195R-R301978ATL: 1976-5-99MLB--
    10Chris Chambliss1B6-1212L-R371971CLE: 1970-1-1MLB--
    49Jeff DedmonP6-2200L-R261983SFN: 1980-1-8MLB--
    26Gene GarberP5-10175R-R381969PIT: 1965-20-382MLB--
    22Ken GriffeyOF6-0210L-L361973CIN: 1969-29-682MLB--
    1Albert HallCF-OF5-11155B-R271981ATL: 1977-6-134MLB--
    19Terry HarperOF6-4195R-R311980ATL: 1973-16-370MLB--
    11Bob Horner3B-1B6-1190R-R281978ATL: 1978-1-1MLB--
    17Glenn Hubbard2B5-7170R-R281978ATL: 1975-20-473MLB--
    38Joe JohnsonP6-2195R-R241985ATL: 1982-2-37MLB--
    36Brad KomminskOF6-2205R-R251983ATL: 1979-1-4MLB--
    42Rick MahlerP6-1202R-R321979Not draftedMLB--
    29Craig McMurtryP6-5195R-R261983ATL: 1980-1-4MLB--
    18Omar MorenoOF6-2180L-L331975Not draftedMLB--
    6Darryl MotleyOF5-9196R-R261981KCA: 1978-2-51MLB--
    3Dale MurphyOF6-5215R-R301976ATL: 1974-1-5MLB--
    24Ken Oberkfell3B-2B6-0210L-R301977Not draftedMLB--
    31Ed OlwineP6-2165L-L281986CHA: 1976-21-488MLB--
    46David PalmerP6-1205R-R281978MON: 1976-21-489MLB--
    28Gerald Perry1B6-0190L-R251983ATL: 1978-11-261MLB--
    45Charlie PuleoP6-3200R-R311981DET: 1973-13-307MLB--
    16Rafael RamirezSS5-11190R-R281980UDFAMLB--
    12Paul Runge3B-2B6-0175R-R281981ATL: 1979-9-212MLB--
    5,6Billy SampleOF5-9175R-R311978TEX: 1976-10-228MLB--
    43Steve ShieldsP6-5230R-R271985OAK: 1977-22-554MLB--
    23Ted SimmonsC-1B6-0200B-R361968SLN: 1967-1-10MLB--
    34Zane SmithP6-2195L-L251984ATL: 1982-3-63MLB--
    39Cliff SpeckP6-4195R-R291986NYN: 1974-1-17MLB--
    40Bruce SutterP6-2190R-R331976WS2: 1970-21-501MLB--
    14Andres ThomasSS6-1185R-R221985Not draftedMLB--
    9Ozzie VirgilC6-0175R-R291980PHI: 1976-6-137MLB--
    48Duane WardP6-4210R-R221986ATL: 1982-1-9MLB--
    15Claudell WashingtonOF6-0190L-L311974Not draftedMLB--

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