The surprising statistics of the 2021 Atlanta Braves
Updated: Apr 6
When reflecting on a regular season as eventful as the one the Atlanta Braves just completed, there are more than a few statistical accomplishments worth pointing to. Some jumped off the page, while others required a little work to discover.
This was a club without some of its top performers and that required an injection of new talent at the trade deadline to finally put together a run to the top of the National East standings. The Braves received some big contributions from its slugging infield, rebuilt outfield, and embattled pithing staff to claim their fourth consecutive division crown and punch their ticket to the postseason.
Providing the necessary context to these numbers will take well more than the 280 characters allotted to a tweet. So, let’s dive into some of the most fascinating stats from one of Atlanta’s most improbable division title winners.