what does the braves name mean
The braves play at turner field.
In 1933 The Boston Braves changed their name to The Boston Redskins.
Because back when they were Boston there was a football team called the Boston Braves but now they`re the Washington Redskins
They used to be the Atlanta Flames and wanted the name to be similar to Atlanta Braves
It is for Ted Turner, former owner of the Braves.
The opposite gender for squaws is braves. Squaws was the name given to Indian maidens. Braves were young Indian men.
There is only one, the Mississippi Braves, a AA farm team of the Atlanta Braves. They are located in a suburb of Jackson.
The Atlanta Braves is the pro baseball Georgia team
The Boston Braves existed between 1912, and 1952 before moving to Milwaukee in 1953, and Atlanta in 1966. They are part of the original franchise of the Boston Red Stockings (1871-1876) Their name Boston Braves, was changed to the Boston Bees in 1936, and back to the Braves in 1941. From 1876-1882 the team name was the Boston Red Caps, and from 1883 -1906 the Boston Beaneaters. From 1907 -1910 the franchise was called the Boston Doves, in 1911 they were called the Boston Rustlers, before the name was change to Braves in 1912.