How many cities were the Atlanta Braves ever associated with?
The Atlanta Braves professional baseball franchise began as the Boston Red Stockings, a charter member of the National Association when it was founded in 1871. When the National Association folded after the 1875 season, they became a charter member of the National League when it was founded in 1876. They played under different names in Boston, the final being the Braves, until 1952. After that season the franchise moved to Milwaukee and played there between 1953-1965. The Braves have played in Atlanta since the 1966 season.