1980 Atlanta Braves Roster

The 1980 Atlanta Braves team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1980 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1980 Atlanta Braves Opening Day starters list, a 1980 Atlanta Braves salary list, a 1980 Atlanta Braves uniform number breakdown and a 1980 Atlanta Braves primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

"The guys respect him (Dale Murphy). He's more than Most Valuable Player, he's the most valuable person." - Jerry Royster
1980 Atlanta Braves


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Complete Roster

6-03
205
Right
Right
1950-09-04
6-02
200
Right
Right
1955-10-25
6-01
200
Left
Right
1949-12-21
6-00
198
Right
Right
1952-06-10
5-10
175
Right
Right
1947-11-13
6-01
195
Right
Right
1954-09-10
5-11
185
Left
Right
1949-07-21
6-01
202
Right
Right
1953-08-05
6-00
190
Right
Right
1953-11-22
6-05
180
Left
Left
1954-02-10
6-01
180
Right
Right
1939-04-01
6-01
190
Right
Right
1955-08-18
6-02
200
Right
Right
1953-08-31
6-00
190
Right
Left
1951-05-12
5-10
180
Right
Both
1953-07-25
5-08
167
Right
Right
1950-01-28
6-01
215
Right
Left
1948-12-26
5-09
150
Right
Right
1951-08-19
6-01
210
Right
Right
1957-08-06
5-07
180
Right
Right
1957-09-25
6-00
185
Right
Right
1958-02-18
6-00
165
Right
Right
1952-10-18
170
Right
Right
1951-11-01
6-01
175
Right
Left
1953-09-23
6-01
200
Right
Right
1951-03-07
6-03
175
Right
Both
1956-12-22
6-04
195
Right
Right
1955-08-19
6-00
180
Left
Left
1945-10-27
6-03
190
Right
Right
1950-07-05
5-09
175
Right
Both
1957-06-29
6-05
215
Right
Right
1956-03-12
6-03
220
Right
Right
1951-01-23


The 1980 Atlanta Braves played 161 games during the regular season, won 81 games, lost 80 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Atlanta-Fulton County Stadium (Park Factors: 103/104) where 1,048,411 fans witnessed their 1980 Braves finish the season with a .503 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1980 Atlanta Braves Opening Day starters list, a 1980 Atlanta Braves salary list, a 1980 Atlanta Braves uniform number breakdown and a 1980 Atlanta Braves primary starters list:


1980 Atlanta Braves
Salaries

Phil Niekro $1,042,667.00
Doyle Alexander $150,000.00
Mike Lum $125,000.00
Larry Bradford $80,000.00
Rick Camp $40,000.00
Bob Horner $35,000.00
Bruce Benedict $30,000.00
Gary Cooper $30,000.00
Terry Harper $30,000.00
Glenn Hubbard $30,000.00
Rick Mahler $30,000.00
Rick Matula $30,000.00
Larry McWilliams $30,000.00
Rafael Ramirez $30,000.00
Chico Ruiz $30,000.00

Did you know that a 1980 Atlanta Braves Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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