Ivan Allen Jr. Braves Museum and Hall of Fame
The Ivan Allen, Jr. Braves Museum and Hall of Fame (BMHF) was founded in 1999, to honor various players, managers, coaches, executives, and others who have been a part of the Atlanta Braves professional-baseball franchise during its years in Boston (1871–1952), Milwaukee (1953–1965), and/or Atlanta (1966–present). The Museum and Hall of Fame, named after former Atlanta mayor Ivan Allen, Jr., is located in Turner Field on the northwest side at Aisle 134.
"Braves Hall of Fame"
The Braves Hall of Fame consists of twenty four members who contributed to the franchise during its 138 seasons, whether they were players, managers, broadcasters, or owners.
Braves Hall of Fame members
- 1999 – Warren Spahn, Phil Niekro, Eddie Mathews, Hank Aaron
- 2000 – Ted Turner, Dale Murphy
- 2001 – Ernie Johnson, Lew Burdette
- 2002 – Johnny Sain, Bill Bartholomay
- 2003 – Del Crandall
- 2004 – Pete Van Wieren, Kid Nichols, Tommy Holmes, Skip Caray
- 2005 – Paul Snyder, Herman Long
- 2006 – Bill Lucas, Ralph Garr
- 2007 – David Justice
- 2009 – Greg Maddux
- 2010 – Tom Glavine
- 2011 – Bobby Cox
- 2012 – John Smoltz
- 2013 – Chipper Jones
The museum features three "city" exhibits (for Boston, Milwaukee, and Atlanta) that each feature items and information for the Braves from their times in that respective city. Included in these exhibits are "Babe Ruth as a Brave" and the 1914 World Series exhibit from Boston, a section of an original Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Car and the 1957 World Series exhibit from Milwaukee, and Hank Aaron's 715th home run exhibit and the 1995 World Series exhibit with replica rings and the Commissioner's Trophy from Atlanta.
"Braves in Cooperstown"
This exhibit features photos of all who played for the Braves franchise who are members of the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
Braves in National Baseball Hall of Fame
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"The Transformation of Turner Field"
This exhibit features a large scoreboard that tracks current players' progress into breaking Braves franchise pitching and hitting records.
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- "Bobby Cox honored in Atlanta (video)". Atlanta Braves official website. August 13, 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-14.
- Bowman, Mark (August 12, 2011). "Cox humbled by entrance into Braves' Hall". MLB.com. Retrieved 2011-08-14.
- "Bobby Cox's No. 6 retired by Braves". FOXNews.com. Associated Press. August 12, 2011. Retrieved 2011-08-14.
- Bowman, Mark (June 8, 2012). "Braves give Smoltz team's highest honor". Atlanta Braves official website. Retrieved 2012-10-05.
- Goldman, David. "Braves retire Chipper Jones' No. 10 jersey". AP. SI.com. Retrieved 29 June 2013.
- Braves Museum and Hall of Fame official webpage
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