The Atlanta Braves are an American professional baseball franchise based in Atlanta, Georgia since 1966. The team originated in Boston and played for many decades there before playing in Milwaukee for a little more than a decade.
The franchise is a member of the East division of the National League (NL) in Major League Baseball (MLB). The Braves have played home games at Turner Field since 1997, and play spring training games in Lake Buena Vista, Florida.
In 2017, the team is to move to SunTrust Park, a new stadium complex in the Cumberland district of Cobb County just north of the I-285 bypass.