#Braves 25: Joe Torre

If judged only as a player, or manager, Joe Torre doesn’t make this list. He was a catcher for three years in Atlanta (though was with the Braves in Milwaukee for five years before that) and served three years as skipper. Each tenure followed a similar path: Terrific first season, solid second and disappointing third. […]

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The 4th Braves HOF’er

NahaGomez emailed me today with a great suggestion: ‎Isn’t it time to put Joe Torre in the Braves HOF? Sure is. Torre in 9 seasons as a Brave: .294 BA, .356 OBP, .462 slugging, 5 ASG’s. An interesting argument could be had ranking the Braves’ best catcher ever: Torre, Javy or McCann? As manager: 257-229, […]

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