1997 Atlanta Braves Roster

The 1997 Atlanta Braves team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1997 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 1997 Atlanta Braves Opening Day starters list, a 1997 Atlanta Braves salary list, a 1997 Atlanta Braves uniform number breakdown and a 1997 Atlanta Braves primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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Complete Roster

6-03
195
Right
Right
1959-07-31
6-02
225
Right
Right
1971-05-04
6-00
175
Right
Right
1970-02-05
6-01
185
Right
Right
1970-12-03
6-02
195
Right
Right
1970-12-17
6-01
180
Right
Right
1971-04-25
6-02
185
Left
Left
1970-01-23
6-03
175
Right
Right
1970-09-03
6-01
190
Left
Left
1966-03-25
6-03
175
Right
Right
1975-04-19
6-02
185
Right
Right
1971-05-11
6-00
195
Right
Right
1966-04-14
6-04
230
Right
Right
1974-12-24
6-02
217
Left
Left
1968-09-13
6-03
210
Right
Right
1967-05-15
6-03
205
Left
Left
1973-01-25
6-04
207
Right
Right
1970-01-23
6-03
220
Right
Right
1970-11-05
6-01
175
Right
Right
1968-05-04
6-02
200
Right
Right
1966-07-02
5-06
150
Right
Right
1961-10-24
6-00
170
Right
Right
1965-11-08
6-00
200
Right
Right
1969-07-26
5-10
170
Right
Left
1969-03-04
6-01
175
Right
Right
1972-06-06
6-04
210
Right
Both
1972-04-24
5-09
167
Right
Both
1965-08-13
5-10
170
Right
Left
1964-11-10
6-03
225
Left
Left
1963-10-31
5-11
175
Right
Both
1967-12-13
6-00
180
Left
Left
1975-05-25
5-11
170
Right
Right
1972-05-24
6-01
190
Left
Left
1963-07-29
6-01
225
Right
Right
1977-04-23
6-03
220
Left
Left
1971-06-12
5-11
190
Left
Left
1967-05-31
6-02
185
Right
Left
1971-06-25
6-02
205
Right
Left
1966-04-14
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The 1997 Atlanta Braves played 162 games during the regular season, won 101 games, lost 61 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Turner Field (Park Factors: 102/100) where 3,464,488 fans witnessed their 1997 Braves finish the season with a .623 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 1997 Atlanta Braves Opening Day starters list, a 1997 Atlanta Braves salary list, a 1997 Atlanta Braves uniform number breakdown and a 1997 Atlanta Braves primary starters list:

1997 Atlanta Braves
Salaries

John Smoltz $7,000,000.00
Greg Maddux $6,775,000.00
Fred McGriff $5,500,000.00
Tom Glavine $5,050,000.00
Kenny Lofton $4,825,000.00
Jeff Blauser $4,020,000.00
Denny Neagle $3,610,000.00
Mark Wohlers $3,000,000.00
Ryan Klesko $2,450,000.00
Javy Lopez $2,050,000.00
Mark Lemke $2,000,000.00
Chipper Jones $1,525,000.00
Mike Bielecki $707,500.00
Keith Lockhart $290,000.00
Rafael Belliard $250,000.00
Michael Tucker $250,000.00
Brad Clontz $245,000.00
Alan Embree $206,000.00
Danny Bautista $200,000.00
Mike Mordecai $200,000.00
Terrell Wade $180,000.00
Paul Byrd $175,000.00
Eddie Perez $172,500.00
Joe Borowski $157,500.00
Tony Graffanino $152,500.00
Andruw Jones $152,500.00
Chris Brock $150,000.00
Mike Cather $150,000.00
Chad Fox $150,000.00
Ed Giovanola $150,000.00
John LeRoy $150,000.00
Kerry Ligtenberg $150,000.00
Kevin Millwood $150,000.00
Randall Simon $150,000.00
Tim Spehr $150,000.00

Did you know that a 1997 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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