Baseball — Atlanta Braves

Max Leon

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Max Leon

BIOGRAPHY Maximino León Molino (born February 4, 1950 in Acula, Veracruz, Mexico) is a former pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1973 through 1978 for the Atlanta Braves. Listed at 5' 10", 145 lb., he batted and threw right-handed.MLB careerIn a six-season MLB career, León posted a 14–18 record with 170 strikeouts and a 3.71 ERA in 162 appearances, including 13 starts, two complete games, one shutout, 13 saves, and 310.1 innings of work.Mexican careerLeón had an extensive career in the Mexican League, playing for the Charros de Jalisco, Alacranes de Durango, Piratas de Campeche, Diablos Rojos del...

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Armando Reynoso

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Armando Reynoso

BIOGRAPHY Martín Armando Reynoso Gutiérrez (born May 1, 1966) is a former Major League Baseball right-handed pitcher.During a 12-year baseball career, Reynoso compiled 68 wins, 554 strikeouts, and a 4.74 earned run average. He pitched from 1991–2002 for four different teams, including the inaugural Colorado Rockies team that began play in 1993.Reynoso was the last player on the Atlanta Braves to wear number 42 before it was retired by Major League Baseball in 1997.In 2001, Reynoso gave up the first career home run to Albert Pujols.Reynoso was the bullpen coach for the Mexico national baseball team in the 2009 World...

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Ben Rivera

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Ben Rivera

Biography Bienvenido "Ben" Rivera Santana (born January 11, 1968 in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic) is a retired professional baseball pitcher. He played three seasons in Major League Baseball from 1992-1994 for the Philadelphia Phillies and Atlanta Braves. He was a member of the 1993 National League Champion Phillies. He also played two seasons in Nippon Professional Baseball for the Hanshin Tigers in 1998-1999, and one season in the Korea Baseball Organization for the Samsung Lions in 2001. Ben is available for: Appearances Autograph Sessions Coaching Interview

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Pete Smith

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Pete Smith

BIOGRAPHY Peter John Smith (born February 27, 1966) is a former Major League Baseball starting pitcher, born in Abington, Massachusetts. He was drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the first round (21st overall pick) in the 1984 Major League Baseball draft. Smith was signed on June 14, 1984 to play in the Philadelphia Phillies organization. He batted and threw right-handed during his baseball career. CareerThe Philadelphia Phillies traded Smith to the Atlanta Braves, along with Ozzie Virgil, Jr., for Steve Bedrosian and Milt Thompson. Smith made his major league debut on September 8, 1987 with the Atlanta Braves at age...

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Dennis Martinez

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Dennis Martinez

BIOGRAPHY José Dennis Martínez Ortíz (born May 14, 1954), nicknamed "El Presidente" (The President), is a former Major League Baseball pitcher. He was the first Nicaraguan baseball player (pitcher or position player) to play in the majors. Playing careerMartínez pitched for the Baltimore Orioles (1976–1986), Montreal Expos (1986–1993), Cleveland Indians (1994–1996), Seattle Mariners (1997) and Atlanta Braves (1998).During a 23-year baseball career, Martínez compiled 245 wins, 2,149 strikeouts, and a 3.70 earned run average. During his tenure with the Orioles, he won a World Series with them in 1983 (although he was not on their roster for the series, he...

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