LEFT BEHIND NO. 10: Earl Williams

Bledsoe: Righthanded Hitting, Righthanded Throwing C/1B/3B Seasons with Braves: 1970-72, 1975-76 Career Stats with Braves: .251/.321/.437, 81 HR, 255 RBI, 200 RS Earl Williams won Rookie of the Year for the Braves in 1971 by blasting 33 homers for America’s Team. He hit another 28 the next year, then was traded in a package for, … Continue reading “LEFT BEHIND NO. 10: Earl Williams”

#19: Jeff Blauser

See the 44 Greatest Atlanta Braves here. Righthanded Hitting, Righthanded Throwing Shortstop Seasons With Braves: 1987-1996 Stats With Braves: .268/.355/.415, 109 HR, 601 R, 461 RBI There’s already been some talk about Blauser in the comments, and some people will think that this is too high. If anything, it is too low; judging only by … Continue reading “#19: Jeff Blauser”

LEFT BEHIND NO. 9: John Rocker

Bledsoe: Lefthanded Reliever Seasons with Braves: 1998-2001 Career Stats with Braves: 8-12, IP 195.3, ERA 2.63, 83 SV, 259 SO This is an omission, I presume, due to Mac’s distaste for this particular player. I think he makes the three full seasons rule, since he came up in early May and appeared in 47 games. … Continue reading “LEFT BEHIND NO. 9: John Rocker”