Braves manager Brian Snitker

Atlanta, GA (CBS46)

After one of the most successful seasons in Atlanta Braves recent memory, the club has announced they've signed manager Brian Snitker to a two-year contract with a club option for a third year.

The deal means Snitker will manage the team for the 2019 and 2020 seasons with the club holding the option for a third year in 2021.

Snitker led the team to a 92-70 record in 2018, capturing the NL East division title before falling to the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL Division Series.

He has an overall record of 221-227 as manager of the club.

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