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1996 Atlanta Braves


96 - 66

(1st place in the NL East)

1995 / 1997 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 773 / 774 (-1)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 648 / 782 (+134)

Pythagorean Record: 94 - 68 (+2)

Home Record: 56 - 25 (.691) +12.1 wins
Away Record: 40 - 41 (.494) +2.9 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
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Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium

Attendance: 2,901,242 Avg Att: 35,818 (1.34)
Att Rank: 3 / 14 Lg Avg: 26,789
       
Park Factor: 1.02    
HR Factor: 1.08 R/L HR: 1.02 / 1.15

Notes:


• National League Champions
• East Division Champions
• Lost to New York Yankees in the World Series
• Defeated St. Louis Cardinals in the NLCS
• Defeated Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLDS


1996 Atlanta Braves
rWAR data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com
Glossary

Left Field
25
3.5
3.8
0.3
30
0.6
0.3
0.3
32
0.0
0.3
-0.2
Center Field
29
4.4
3.6
0.5

Right Field
22
0.1
0.3
0.2
32
-1.1
-0.8
-0.2
30
2.2
1.2
1.2
19
0.1
0.2
0.0
29
0.5
0.3
0.3
24
-0.2
-0.3
0.1
Shortstop
30
1.0
1.6
-1.1
34
-0.8
-1.6
0.5
27
-0.3
-0.3
-0.1
27
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
Second Base
30
1.2
-0.4
1.3
28
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
24
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
Third Base
24
6.2
5.7
0.1
35
-1.3
-0.9
-0.4
First Base
32
1.7
3.0
-0.4
25
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
Manager W-L
55
96-66
.593
9.4
Catcher
25
1.5
1.0
-0.2
28
0.2
-0.1
0.1
24
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
Starting Pitcher
29
253.2
7.7
7.3
0.4
30
245.0
7.1
7.1
0.0
30
235.1
6.9
5.8
1.1
26
131.0
1.6
1.0
0.5
23
69.2
1.4
1.4
0.0
23
58.2
-1.2
-1.0
-0.2
27
38.2
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
27
19.2
-0.8
-0.9
0.1
Relief Pitcher
29
86.2
1.2
1.2
0.1
25
80.2
-0.9
-1.0
0.2
26
77.1
1.7
1.7
0.0
36
75.1
1.9
1.9
0.0
28
36.0
0.8
0.7
0.1
25
26.0
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
29
18.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
7.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
6.0
0.1
0.1
-0.0
24
3.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
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Wins Above Replacement data courtesy of Baseball-Reference.com

Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

The transaction and player splits data used here was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.
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Uniform images used with permission from Marc Okkonen, author of Baseball Uniforms of the 20th Century.
Images can also be viewed at the Hall of Fame online exhibit Dressed to the Nines

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James