Vote: Braves’ best shortstop of all-time


In 50 seasons, the Braves have had more than 40 men play shortstop in Atlanta -- three notable ones named Rafael.

Of the 11 numbers retired in the Braves' history - none played shortstop. 

Even so, there have been a few good ones.

Who do you think is the Atlanta Braves’ top player of all-time at shortstop?

Vote up your favorites to rank these options. Comment with any you feel have been left out.

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Coming Thursday: Vote for Braves’ best outfielders

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