#32: Rico Carty

See the 44 Greatest Atlanta Braves here. Righthanded Hitting, Righthanded Throwing Outfielder Seasons With Braves: 1963-1967; 1969-1970; 1972 Stats With Braves: .317/.388/.496, 109 HR, 451 RBI, 385 RS The three highest career offensive winning percentages by an Atlanta Brave: Hank Aaron .723 Chipper Jones .685 (Through 2005) Rico Carty .662 In OPS, Carty falls behind … Continue reading “#32: Rico Carty”

#33: Rick Camp

See the 44 Greatest Atlanta Braves here. Righthanded Pitcher Seasons With Braves: 1976-1978; 1980-1985 Stats With Braves: 56-49, 3.37 ERA, 57 Svs I now think that this is probably a little too high. Camp is one of the few native Georgians — maybe the only one — on this list, drafted out of West Georgia … Continue reading “#33: Rick Camp”

LEFT BEHIND: THE 18 GREATEST ATLANTA BRAVES NOT ON MAC’S LIST

Bledsoe taking his turn… It has been my pleasure to have been proving Mac wrong for over a decade. I claim long acquaintance. Mac and I first met in a Compuserve baseball forum probably in the mid 90s, back when the internet was a wild and woolly place. Mac pretty much ruled the roost, as … Continue reading “LEFT BEHIND: THE 18 GREATEST ATLANTA BRAVES NOT ON MAC’S LIST”

#34: Terry Pendleton

See the 44 Greatest Atlanta Braves here. Switch Hitting, Righthanded Throwing Third Baseman Seasons With Braves: 1991-1994; 1996 Stats With Braves: .287/.327/.445, 71 HR, 322 RBI, 319 RS Some of you probably think that this seems low, and it seems low to me, too. But regardless of what he meant to the franchise, TP only … Continue reading “#34: Terry Pendleton”