Waycross Braves

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Waycross Braves
(1939-1942, 1946-1958, 1963)
Waycross, Georgia
  • Class A (1963)
  • Class D (1939-1962)
Minor league affiliations
League Georgia-Florida League
Major league affiliations
Previous Milwaukee Braves (1956-1958, 1963)
Team data
Previous names
  • Waycross Braves (1956-1958, 1963)
  • Waycross Bears (1939-1942, 1946-1955)
Previous parks
Memorial Stadium

The Waycross Braves were a minor league baseball team located in Waycross, Georgia, United States. An affiliate of the Milwaukee Braves, they played in the Georgia-Florida League from 1956 to 1958 and in 1963. However the team was first established in the league in 1939 as the Waycross Bears.

Year-by-year record[edit]

(from Baseball-Reference)

Year Record Finish Manager Playoffs
1956 79-59 2nd James Deery none
1957 58-81 6th Michael Fandozzi
1958 47-80 5th Everett Robinson
1963 56-63 3rd Bill Steinecke none