This information is through the game of Sunday, May 8, 2016.
With the extra inning loss to the Diamondbacks on Sunday, the Braves are now 7-23 on the season. They are 11.5 games out of first place in the NL East and nine games back of the fourth-place Miami Marlins.
Atlanta’s record is a half-game worse than the Minnesota Twins’ record of 8-23.
The Braves have lost four in a row. The Braves are 1-15 at home. They are 6-8 on the road. The Braves have a -63 run differential, the worst in baseball.
The Braves were 42-42 after last year’s game on July 7. Since then, this team has been in a historic downfall, with a record of 32-76 (108 games). That’s an embarrassing .296 winning percentage.
That stretch – 108 games – is the equivalent of two-thirds of a full baseball season, and if the Braves continue on this pace for the next 54 games they would have a 48-114 record over a 162-game stretch.
Since the start of the 2014 season, the Braves are now 153-201 (354 games), a .432 winning percentage.
The Braves won the NL East in 2013, but in September the team struggled with a 13-14 record. Since September 1, 2013, the Braves are now 166-215 (381 games), a .436 winning percentage.
There are 132 games left in the 2016 season.
- If the Braves go .500 (66-66) the rest of the way, they’d finish 73-89 on the season.
- If the Braves go (62-70) the rest of the way, they’d finish 69-93 on the season.
- If the Braves go (60-72) the rest of the way, they’d finish 67-95 on the season – the 2015 record.
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