Guessing random Atlanta Braves players from the past: 80s edition

Play along with our weekly Atlanta Braves trivia. Use five provided hints to guess the former Braves player. 

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Claudell Washington
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Answer: Claudell Washington

Claudell Washington made his MLB debut at just 19 years of age back in 1974 with the Oakland A’s. He spent 17 seasons in the big leagues, 6 of which were with the Atlanta Braves. 

For his career, Washington was a .278 hitter with 164 homers and 824 runs batted in. Like many across the world, Washington sadly passed away in June of 2020.

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