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Atlanta
      
Braves
The franchise began in 1876 as The Boston Red Stockings, played under 5 other names and became The Boston Braves in 1941. The team moved to Milwaukee in 1953, then to Atlanta in 1966.
Braves
   play at   
Turner Field
1914
   World Series Champions were the   
Boston Braves
sweep v. Philadelphia Athletics
1957
   World Series Champions were the   
Milwaukee Braves
7 games v. New York Yankees. MVP: Lew Burdette
1995
   World Series Champions were the   
Atlanta Braves
6 games v. Cleveland Indians. MVP: Tom Glavine
Hank Aaron
   is famous for   
Braves Right Fielder With a Record 24 All-Star Appearances
3771 hits, 755 home runs, 2297 rbi's
Eddie Mathews
   is famous for   
Braves Third Baseman, 512 HR's
1952-1968; first athlete featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated
Braves
   in Latin would be   
Fortes
Bobby Cox
   was manager of   
Atlanta Braves
Active manager in 2008, fourth on the all-time wins list
Joe Torre
   was manager of   
Atlanta Braves
1982-1984
Casey Stengel
   was manager of   
Boston Braves
1938-1943
Chuck Tanner
   was manager of   
Atlanta Braves
1986-1988
Charlie Grimm
   was manager of   
Boston Braves
1952
Charlie Grimm
   was manager of   
Milwaukee Braves
1953-1956 (team moved from Boston to Milwaukee)
Billy Southworth
   was manager of   
Boston Braves
1946-1951
Chuck Dressen
   was manager of   
Milwaukee Braves
1960-1961
Birdie Tebbetts
   was manager of   
Milwaukee Braves
1961-1962
Bravest
   is a bundle word for   
Odd Chest Garment






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