2009 Atlanta Braves
Record: 79-83
Finish: 4th in NL Eastern Division
Runs Scored: 757
Runs Allowed: 789
Exp W-L: 78-84
 
Ballpark: Turner Field
Attendance: 2,754,225
Manager: Bobby Cox

Statistics / Schedule

 
 
 
 
Team Index    Draft History Park History
Starters: Positional    Registers: Batters     Leaders: Batters   
  Pitchers   Pitchers   Pitchers
 
Team Batting Stats     Help
Pos Name Age G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS DWS
SS #Wilson Betemit 24 161 632 97 177 29 11 21 81 15 6 75 136 .280 .356 .460 .817 102.8 27.4 3.1
2B  Edgardo Alfonzo 35 162 609 96 161 41 0 30 102 13 3 97 69 .264 .365 .479 .845 103.4 27.5 2.7
LF  Dustin Mohr 25 162 622 87 170 22 0 31 88 4 5 54 145 .273 .330 .458 .789 91.9 22.4 0.4
C  Brad Cresse 25 155 581 96 168 40 5 32 114 3 0 80 73 .289 .378 .540 .919 112.3 33.3 0.4
CF  Tommy Banks 25 161 562 64 147 25 7 17 78 30 15 57 125 .262 .329 .422 .750 78.5 17.8 0.6
1B *Randall Simon 34 154 533 68 141 43 0 11 63 4 10 21 56 .265 .293 .407 .700 57.8 11.9 1.7
2B  Rafael Furcal 29 118 481 106 138 20 7 13 58 48 9 58 95 .287 .370 .439 .809 85.4 24.4 2.2
C #Rob Bowen 26 119 406 34 90 19 3 8 39 3 2 37 95 .222 .291 .342 .633 38.9 5.9 3.5
2B  David Eckstein 26 98 218 24 51 5 1 0 15 20 3 18 26 .234 .294 .266 .560 21.5 3.7 0.8
1B  Jimmy Rosen 26 104 196 20 41 4 2 5 19 0 0 22 47 .209 .295 .327 .622 19.3 2.8 0.5
CF *Jeff Jones 28 119 142 19 38 20 1 4 24 6 2 4 39 .268 .298 .507 .805 20.1 4.9 0.1
C #Steve Bullock 31 53 99 12 22 8 1 3 11 2 2 13 20 .222 .316 .414 .730 13.1 2.7 0.9
P  Jesus Colome 29 34 72 4 5 0 0 1 3 2 0 3 20 .069 .107 .111 .218 -1.8 0.0 0.0
P  Dewon Brazelton 21 27 67 5 4 2 0 0 4 0 0 2 21 .060 .086 .090 .175 -2.6 0.0 0.0
P  Freddy Garcia 32 28 68 2 9 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 32 .132 .132 .132 .265 -0.8 0.0 0.0
P *Mark Buehrle 24 33 64 5 3 2 0 0 4 0 0 2 24 .047 .076 .078 .154 -2.8 0.0 0.0
P *Justin Thompson 36 30 57 5 5 2 0 0 6 0 0 0 20 .088 .085 .123 .208 -2.5 0.0 0.0
C  Al Buechele 25 37 55 4 7 2 0 0 5 0 0 7 18 .127 .226 .164 .389 1.9 0.0 0.4
LF  Jackson Melian 29 37 45 7 10 2 0 0 2 3 1 0 13 .222 .222 .267 .489 2.0 0.0 0.0
SS *Mike Caruso 32 33 36 2 6 1 0 1 5 1 0 2 2 .167 .205 .278 .483 2.7 0.0 0.1
P  Sean Depaula 35 86 11 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 .091 .091 .091 .182 -0.4 0.0 0.0
P  Luis Vizcaino 26 72 9 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .111 .111 .111 .222 -0.6 0.0 0.0
P *Nick Bierbrodt 31 21 9 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 .111 .111 .111 .222 -0.2 0.0 0.0
P  Paxton Crawford 27 5 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 .200 .200 .200 .400 0.2 0.0 0.0
P *Bobby Howry 35 77 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.5 0.0 0.0
P  Steve Klaus 25 49 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333 .333 .333 .667 0.4 0.0 0.0
P *Larry Jarvis 26 66 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.4 0.0 0.0
P  Ben Diggins 28 76 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.1 0.0 0.0
  Team Totals 28.4 2277 5592 757 1398 287 38 177 725 154 58 552 1096 .250 .319 .410 .729 739.4 184.9 17.4
  Rank among 14 NL teams 6 7 8 4 4 9 7 7 4 5 5 8 8 8 8 8  
* - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, blank - bats right-handed
Team Pitching Stats     Help
Name Age W L Pct G GS SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA PWS
 Jesus Colome 29 10 10 .500 34 34 0 212.7 221 112 34 52 178 4.74 1.5
*Mark Buehrle 24 14 13 .519 33 33 0 197.0 172 92 34 75 118 4.20 3.8
 Freddy Garcia 32 8 14 .364 28 28 0 186.7 178 97 12 82 161 4.68 0.6
 Dewon Brazelton 21 14 11 .560 27 27 0 184.3 216 69 17 18 179 3.37 6.7
*Justin Thompson 36 11 10 .524 30 30 0 178.7 208 96 24 53 142 4.84 0.5
 Sean Depaula 35 3 4 .429 86 0 1 96.7 80 38 17 37 107 3.54 3.7
 Luis Vizcaino 26 3 1 .750 72 1 0 82.7 98 49 17 30 91 5.34 0.0
 Bobby Howry 35 5 7 .417 77 0 40 78.3 43 30 6 41 102 3.45 9.7
 Ben Diggins 28 4 4 .500 76 0 1 68.7 57 21 5 34 84 2.75 4.5
 Steve Klaus 25 2 3 .400 49 0 0 60.7 81 44 13 25 25 6.53 0.0
*Larry Jarvis 26 2 2 .500 66 0 2 55.7 56 21 3 21 40 3.40 2.6
*Nick Bierbrodt 31 3 2 .600 21 6 0 48.7 49 25 9 14 28 4.62 1.0
 Paxton Crawford 27 0 2 .000 5 3 0 16.7 25 19 4 8 20 10.26 0.0
Team Totals 28.8 79 83 .488 604 162 44 1467.3 1484 713 195 490 1275 4.37 34.7
Rank among 14 NL teams 10 8 6 10 4 9 9 10 4 3 10  
* - throws left-handed, blank - throws right-handed
Team Fielding Stats     Help
Last 2 columns are Fielding Percentage and Range Factor (expect Catcher where last column is Runners Thrown Out Percentage)
Numbers in headings are league average values.
Catchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .989 34.0
R.Bowen 1013.7 119 119 890 81 8 1 .992 44.4
S.Bullock 293.3 29 51 280 18 6 0 .980 21.3
A.Buechele 155.3 14 33 142 6 2 0 .987 20.0
J.Rosen 4.0 0 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 0.0
D.Eckstein 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0
Team Total 1467.3 162 206 1317 105 16 1 .989 36.8
First Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .992 9.69
R.Simon 1150.3 123 145 1096 84 4 91 .997 9.23
J.Rosen 307.0 39 41 297 23 2 22 .994 9.38
J.Jones 10.0 0 2 10 2 0 0 1.000 10.80
Team Total 1467.3 162 188 1403 109 6 113 .996 9.27
Second Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .978 5.04
E.Alfonzo 1438.0 162 162 288 466 17 91 .978 4.72
J.Jones 15.0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.80
D.Eckstein 12.3 0 6 5 2 0 1 1.000 5.11
J.Melian 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 1 1.000 9.00
M.Gallagher 1.0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1467.3 162 171 294 472 17 93 .978 4.70
Third Basemen Inn GS G PO A E DP .950 2.60
W.Betemit 1457.3 161 161 104 322 13 24 .970 2.63
J.Jones 9.0 1 1 1 2 0 1 1.000 3.00
D.Eckstein 1.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00
Team Total 1467.3 162 163 105 324 13 25 .971 2.63
Shortstops Inn GS G PO A E DP .967 4.37
R.Furcal 1030.0 117 118 144 340 11 58 .978 4.23
D.Eckstein 403.7 45 51 54 114 3 23 .982 3.75
M.Caruso 30.0 0 11 3 10 0 1 1.000 3.90
J.Rosen 3.0 0 1 0 3 0 0 1.000 9.00
Team Total 1466.7 162 181 201 467 14 82 .979 4.10
Left Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .984 1.95
D.Mohr 1271.3 142 142 257 1 5 2 .981 1.83
B.Cresse 188.0 20 20 27 0 2 0 .931 1.29
J.Melian 8.0 0 3 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25
Team Total 1467.3 162 165 286 1 7 2 .976 1.76
Center Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .986 2.56
T.Banks 1367.0 149 156 393 12 11 3 .974 2.67
J.Jones 98.3 13 14 26 0 0 0 1.000 2.38
J.Rosen 2.0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000 4.50
Team Total 1467.3 162 171 420 12 11 3 .975 2.65
Right Fielders Inn GS G PO A E DP .981 2.05
B.Cresse 1189.3 135 135 245 2 7 1 .972 1.87
D.Mohr 181.3 19 20 35 0 1 0 .972 1.74
J.Melian 71.3 5 12 11 0 0 0 1.000 1.39
T.Banks 25.3 3 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.07
Team Total 1467.3 162 170 294 2 8 1 .974 1.82
Pitchers Inn GS G PO A E DP .956 1.69
J.Colome 212.7 34 34 11 22 0 5 1.000 1.40
M.Buehrle 197.0 33 33 18 30 2 1 .960 2.19
F.Garcia 186.7 28 28 11 24 1 8 .972 1.69
D.Brazelton 184.3 27 27 3 31 1 2 .971 1.66
J.Thompson 178.7 30 30 8 21 1 0 .967 1.46
S.Depaula 96.7 0 172 3 16 0 0 1.000 1.77
L.Vizcaino 82.7 1 143 7 12 1 2 .950 2.07
B.Howry 78.3 0 154 5 7 0 0 1.000 1.38
B.Diggins 68.7 0 152 5 7 1 0 .923 1.57
S.Klaus 60.7 0 98 3 10 1 1 .929 1.93
L.Jarvis 55.7 0 132 6 5 0 1 1.000 1.78
N.Bierbrodt 48.7 6 36 5 8 0 0 1.000 2.40
P.Crawford 16.7 3 7 1 2 0 0 1.000 1.62
Team Total 1467.3 162 1046 86 195 8 20 .972 1.72
Team Batting LeadersTeam Pitching Leaders
Batting Average Cresse .289
On-Base Pct Cresse .378
Slugging Pct Cresse .540
OPS Cresse .919
XR Cresse 112.3
Games Alfonzo, Mohr 162
At-Bats Betemit 632
Runs Furcal 106
Hits Betemit 177
Total Bases Cresse 314
Singles Mohr 117
Doubles Simon 43
Triples Betemit 11
Homeruns Cresse 32
RBIs Cresse 114
Stolen Bases Furcal 48
Caught Stealing Banks 15
Walks Alfonzo 97
Strikeouts Mohr 145
ERA Brazelton 3.37
Wins Brazelton, Buehrle 14
Losses Garcia 14
Winning Pct Brazelton .560
Saves Howry 40
Games Pitched Depaula 86
Games Started Colome 34
Complete Games Brazelton 6
Shutouts Garcia, Thompson 1
Innings Pitched Colome 212.7
Hits Allowed Colome 221
Homeruns Allowed Buehrle, Colome 34
Strikeouts Brazelton 179
Walks Allowed Garcia 82
Walks per 9IP Brazelton 0.9
Hits per 9IP Buehrle 7.9
Strikeouts per 9IP Brazelton 8.7
WHiP Buehrle 1.25
OAVG Buehrle .232
OOBP Buehrle .304
OSLG Garcia .365
OOPS Garcia .701
Team All-Stars
Brad Cresse
Player Salaries
Jesus Colome $ 12,350,000
Edgardo Alfonzo $ 5,760,000
Freddy Garcia $ 5,747,500
Justin Thompson $ 3,671,000
Nick Bierbrodt $ 3,562,500
Rafael Furcal $ 2,130,000
Randall Simon $ 2,000,000
Ben Diggins $ 1,800,000
Sean Depaula $ 1,710,000
Bobby Howry $ 1,500,000
Mike Caruso $ 1,200,000
Tommy Banks $ 300,000
Wilson Betemit $ 300,000
Jimmy Rosen $ 300,000
Rob Bowen $ 300,000
Dewon Brazelton $ 300,000
Al Buechele $ 300,000
Brad Cresse $ 300,000
Steve Bullock $ 300,000
Max Gallagher $ 300,000
Jackson Melian $ 300,000
Paxton Crawford $ 300,000
Steve Klaus $ 300,000
Larry Jarvis $ 300,000
Luis Vizcaino $ 300,000
David Eckstein $ 300,000
Mark Buehrle $ 300,000
 
Player Transactions
Date Action Losing To Getting
4/1 Signed     Freddy Garcia