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+    Level: MLB
Location:  Atlanta,GA
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   3rd in National League - East Division
Manager(s):  Bobby Cox
General Manager:   John Schuerholz
Stadium:  Turner Field
Attendance:  2,745,207
Payroll:  $87,290,833
Playoffs:  -

Atlanta Braves affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Julio Franco (48)
Youngest Player:  Jose Ascanio (22)
Longest Tenure:  John Smoltz (19)
Top Hitter:  Chipper Jones (9)
Top Pitcher:  John Smoltz (5)
Top Draft Pick:  Jason Heyward (#14)

Roster Continuity:  67.61%
Top Prospect:   Jarrod Saltalamacchia
National League Standings
NY Mets8874.5431.0

Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Manny AcostaAtlanta Braves200720071$ 400,000 
Jose AscanioAtlanta Braves200720071$ 400,000 
Kevin BarryAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Jeff BennettAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Minor League Contract
Blaine BoyerAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Buddy CarlyleAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Minor league contract
Steve ColyerAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Minor League Contract
Lance CormierAtlanta Braves200720071$ 405,000 
Kyle DaviesAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Joey DevineAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Matt DiazAtlanta Braves200720071$ 395,000 
Octavio DotelKansas City Royals200720071$ 5,000,000 Player option for 2008 (not exercised)
Yunel EscobarAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Contract purchased from minors
Julio FrancoNew York Mets200620072$ 2,200,000$ 1.10m
Jeff FrancoeurAtlanta Braves200720071$ 427,500 
Mike GonzalezPittsburgh Pirates200720071$ 2,350,000 Avoided arbitration
Willie HarrisAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Tim HudsonAtlanta Braves200620094$ 47,000,000$ 11.75m$10m signing bonus. Club option for 2010
Chuck JamesAtlanta Braves200720071$ 397,500 
Kelly JohnsonAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Andruw JonesAtlanta Braves200220076$ 75,000,000$ 12.50m$3m signing bonus
Brandon JonesAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Chipper JonesAtlanta Braves200620083$ 37,000,000$ 12.33mClub option for 2009
Ryan LangerhansAtlanta Braves200720071$ 410,000 
Wil LedezmaDetroit Tigers200720071$ 415,000 
Anthony LerewAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Ron MahayTexas Rangers200720071$ 1,200,000 Option year from prior contract
Macay McBrideAtlanta Braves200720071$ 400,000 
Brian McCannAtlanta Braves200720126$ 26,799,999$ 4.47mClub option for 2013
Corky MillerAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Minor League Contract
Peter MoylanAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Pete OrrAtlanta Braves200720071$ 400,000 
Chad ParontoAtlanta Braves200720071$ 420,000 
Brayan PenaAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Martin PradoAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Mark RedmanAtlanta Braves200720071$ 750,000 Minor League Contract
Edgar RenteriaBoston Red Sox200520084$ 40,000,000$ 10.00mClub option for 2009
Royce RingSan Diego Padres200720071$ 380,000 
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Contract purchased from minors
Clint SammonsAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 Contract purchased from minors
John SmoltzAtlanta Braves200720071$ 8,000,000 Option year from previous contract
Rafael SorianoAtlanta Braves200720071$ 1,200,000 
Mark TeixeiraTexas Rangers200620072$ 15,400,000$ 7.70m
Scott ThormanAtlanta Braves200720071$ 380,000 
Oscar VillarrealAtlanta Braves200720071$ 925,000 
Bob WickmanAtlanta Braves200720071$ 6,500,000 
Craig WilsonAtlanta Braves200720071$ 2,000,000 
Chris WoodwardAtlanta Braves200720071$ 850,000 
Tyler YatesAtlanta Braves200720071$ 412,500 

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