Paul Snyder (minors02)

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Paul Luther Snyder

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Biographical Information[edit]

Paul Snyder worked for the Atlanta Braves' organization for over 40 years.

As a player, OF/1B Snyder played in the minors for the Milwaukee Braves from 1958 to 1964. He led the Three-I League with 153 hits in 1961 for the Cedar Rapids Braves and made the league's all-star team at first base.

Snyder managed for the Braves in the minors in the 1960s and early 1970s. From 1973 to 1976 he was the assistant farm director, and from 1977 to 1980 he was the farm director of the Braves. Snyder was the Scouting Director from 1981 to 1990, and was a special assistant to the GM from 1991 to 1995. Next, Snyder was the director of player development from 1996 to 1998, scouting director again in 1999, and was special assistant to the GM again in 2001-2002.

Year-by-Year Managerial Record[edit]

Year Team League Record Finish Organization Playoffs Notes
1963 Greenville Braves Western Carolinas League 39-49 6th Milwaukee Braves League Champs replaced Jim Fanning (20-16)
1964 Binghamton Triplets New York-Penn League Milwaukee Braves Co-managed with Andy Pafko until June 10
SRL Braves Sarasota Rookie League 36-23 1st Milwaukee Braves none League Champs
1965 FRL Braves Florida Rookie League 34-25 2nd Milwaukee Braves none
1970 Magic Valley Cowboys Pioneer League 41-29 3rd Atlanta Braves none
1971 Wytheville Braves Appalachian League 35-34 4th Atlanta Braves none
1972 Greenwood Braves Western Carolinas League 70-61 3rd Atlanta Braves
1973 Wytheville Braves Appalachian League 37-32 3rd Atlanta Braves none

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