Ralph Allen Garr
Road Runner or Gator Position: Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 185 lb.
Born: December 12, 1945 in Monroe, LA
High School: Lincoln HS (Ruston, LA) School: Grambling State University (Grambling, LA) by the Drafted Atlanta Braves in the 3rd round of the 1967 amateur draft.
( All Transactions) Debut: September 3, 1968 (Age 22)
vs. NYM 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB Teams (by GP): Braves/WhiteSox/Angels 1968-1980 Final Game: June 4, 1980 (Age 34)
vs. TOR 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- March 2014
3/8 Tomahawk Take: Testing Your Atlanta Braves Knowledge:
No one likes to be stumped on a knowledge question, especially when it comes to your favorite sports team. While this may ... News -- September 2013
9/19 Beyond the Scorecard: The Henderson: My posts of the last two days were scavenged from the thoughts of others:1. The Adam Dunn--1+ HR, BB and KO in a game, courtesy ... News -- July 2013
7/17 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back: July 17, 1973 – Mets Scalp Braves With Big Ninth Inning Comeback: The Atlanta Braves spent the first six innings of this evening’s game pounding ten hits and seven runs against the Mets ...
7/16 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back – July 16, 1973: Braves beat Mets in ATL, 6-8: The New York Mets (38-50) continued their losing ways with an opening game loss to the Atlanta Braves on Monday, July 16, 1973, ...
7/8 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back, July 8, 1973: Hank Hammers Mets Further Down Slide: The Mets’ July swoon continued against the Braves, as Hank Aaron and company swept the series at Shea Stadium 4-2 this afternoon. ...
7/7 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back, 7/7/1973: Braves Top Mets 9-8: The Atalanta Braves defeated the Mets by a score of 9-8 at Shea today, dropping the Mets to 34-45 on the season. The Mets had ...
7/6 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back: July 6th, 1973 – Mets Lose to Braves 2-0: Tonight, in front of 37,266 at Shea Stadium, the Mets were blanked by the Braves 2-0. With Jerry Koosman on the hill for the Mets ... News -- June 2013
6/24 Twinstrivia.com: This Day in Twins History – June 24: 6/24/1955 – Harmon Killebrew hit his first major league homer, off Billy Hoeft at Griffith Stadium, but the Detroit Tigers ...
6/5 Phillies Nation: VIDEO: Mayberry’s Historic Night: If you don’t get jacked up watching this, you lack a pulse. What a night it was for John Mayberry Jr. It was so good that ...
6/4 Braves Journal: My First Braves/Pirates Game (by Ububba), June 4 Game Thread: To celebrate my 10th birthday—August 25, 1973—mom agreed to load up her 1972 Buick Riviera with 4 friends (plus my sister), ... News -- May 2013
5/19 Rising Apple: Ya Gotta Believe 40th Anniversary Player Profile: Don Hahn: This week’s Mets 1973 tribute is to the team’s part-time center fielder, Don Hahn. For younger readers, think Juan ... News -- April 2013
4/28 The Cardboard Examiner: SLURPEE STARS: RALPH GARR: FANTA WILD CHERRY IS ADDICTIVE.MY GO-TO CUP IN '73-'74.It's the Braves-Tigers interleague matchup tonight on ESPN's Sunday Night ...
4/27 Rising Apple: Amazin’ Look Back – April 27th, 1973: Mets Blanked by Braves 2-0: Tonight in Atlanta, the Mets were shut out by Atlanta 2-0. Tom Seaver got the start for the Mets and pitched extremely well. ...
4/23 Braves Journal: Former Brave Ralph Garr Named to The College Baseball Hall of Fame (by AtlCrackers Fan): Note from Alex: hard to tell if they’ll get in a game today. So, if there is a game, this will be the game thread. Otherwise, ... News -- March 2013
3/4 Atlanta Bullpen: Chipper Jones: Braves Will Honor Chipper June 28: Chipper Jones will have his number retired by the Atlanta Braves in a ceremony scheduled for Friday, June 28. Jones will also ... News -- February 2013
2/25 Jays Journal: The History of Our Home Openers: And you all thought you could get rid of me…mwahaahaahaa etc. Time for Unky Jeff to regale you with stories of history, ...
2/1 Braves Journal: August 2nd, 1973 (by Rusty S.): On Thursday, August 2, 1973, my family and I were joined by 9,401 of our closest friends to watch the Atlanta Braves lose to the ... News -- December 2012
12/30 Tomahawk Take: Braves All-Decade Teams: The 1970′s: We now head into the heart of the “Rotten Years” in our all-decade list, as we hit the 1970′s. C – Earl ... News -- August 2012
8/7 Rising Apple: This Date in Mets History: 1971 – Boswell and Mets Erupt for 20 Runs, beat Braves in ATL: The 1971 New York Mets are a team looking for 2nd half consistency. They started off strong, hitting their high water mark of ...
8/4 High Heat Stats: Lots of hits, but where are the RBI?: Thanks to regular poster Richard Chester for contributing this article and analysis. Richard is a long-time Yankees follower with ... News -- January 2012
1/3 High Heat Stats: The worst .300 hitter in history: Bobby Abreu posted a fantastic"exactly .300" season in 2003Icon SMISince 1901, there have been 179 times that a player qualified ... News -- November 2011
11/10 The Greatest 21 Days: Sam Ayoub, No Better - 294: When Ralph Garr returned to Richmond in 2008, he was there to accept his induction into the International League Hall of Fame ... News -- October 2011
10/1 B-R Blog: Prince Fielder’s Rare Season Ending Walk: Prince Fielder became the first player in the last 25 years, batting .299 in his final at-bat of the season, to talk take a walk. ... News -- April 2011
4/2 B-R Blog: Worst Opening Day performance ever? Not quite.: Regarding Albert Pujols' brutal season-opening performance vs. San Diego on Thursday, Greg Simons of The Hardball Times semi-facetiously ...