Braves 400

Opening Day at SunTrust Park: Go Braves!

The Big Day finally arrived!  Many of the sellout crowd of 41,149 came early to discover what the Braves splendid new ballpark and The Battery Atlanta has to offer. Fans were not disappointed.  The spirited pre-game ceremony included the unveiling of the Braves retired numbers, Hank Aaron tossing out the first ball, and a ceremonial

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A Most Excellent Goodbye to Turner Field

The Braves did themselves proud yesterday in their Final Game at Turner Field.  Julio Teheran outdueled Justin Verlander and Jim Johnson closed the deal in a 1-0 victory over the Tigers in front of a packed, chopping house. The pregame and postgame ceremonies highlighted the many successes of the franchise, as fans enthusiastically welcomed back

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Fan Club Does Turner Field Countdown

The Braves 400 Fan Club tore down No. 40 as part of the Turner Field Countdown on Tuesday, June 28, after the 5th inning of the game against the Indians.  Representing the Fan Club were officers: Dave Badertscher, Arlene Langer, and Lynn Walley.  It was a big job, but they proved they could handle it.

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Article on Fan Club by AJC’s Mark Davis

The January 22, 2015 edition of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution features a lively, well-crafted article by AJC staff writer, Mark Davis, on the Braves 400 Fan Club’s 50th anniversary celebration, 1965-2015.  The article was based on an interview with Club members Wayne Coleman, Rick Wheeler, and Dave Badertscher. You’ll learn about the Club’s annual Gameboree banquet

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