1. Gattis Progressing, Begins Taking Swings

    The Braves got more encouraging news on Evan Gattis when the injured catcher was cleared to start doing some baseball activities and was to spend Friday afternoon taking some swings during a light workout at Single-A Rome...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 hours ago 9 reads 0 comments

  2. Arrieta No Stranger to Leading Starting Rotation

    When Jake Arrieta takes the mound on Friday against the Braves at Wrigley Field, it'll be the second time he suits up as the Cubs ' ace since Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel were both packaged in a trade to Oakland ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 hours ago 124 reads 0 comments

  3. Justin Upton Finishes 3rd in NL Fans' Vote for All-Star Game

    ATLANTA -- The Braves fell short of adding a fourth player to the All-Star team on Thursday, as Justin Upton didn't get enough fan votes to earn the final spot on the National League roster...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 8 hours ago 64 reads 0 comments

  4. Playing Trade or Keep with the Braves' Top Prospects in Trade Season

    The Atlanta Braves minor league system is currently a weak one, with very few top-flight prospects. Much of that system depletion is because of top prospects graduating to the major leagues in recent years...

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  5. How Freddie Freeman Lives with the Pressures of New Mega-Contract

    Earlier this week, Bleacher Report had an exclusive opportunity to speak with Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman...

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  6. Harang Shuts Down Mets to Avert 4-Game Sweep

    NEW YORK -- Aaron Harang and the rest of the Atlanta Braves knew they couldn't let this one slip away. Not after dropping the first three of a four-game series with the New York Mets , and losing four in a row overall...

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  7. Justin Upton Gets All-Star Push from Model Kate Upton

    If Chesapeake's Justin Upton gets voted into next week's MLB All-Star Game, some of the credit might belong to super model Kate Upton...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 day ago 361 reads 0 comments

  8. Scouting Report for Atlanta Braves' Prospect in the 2014 Futures Game

    On July 15, MLB 's 2014 All-Star Futures Game will showcase the talents of MLB prospects and potential stars. For most fans, this is the first glimpse they'll get of a top prospect in their team's farm system who they may have only read about...

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  9. Braves' Offense Struggles Again in Road Loss

    NEW YORK – Braves starter Ervin Santana was pitching superbly through six innings Wednesday night against the Mets , then gave up three runs including a two-run homer in the seventh...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 days ago 135 reads 0 comments

  10. Santana Strong, but Braves Drop 4th Straight

    The Braves dropped their 4th straight game overall as they lost 4-1 to the Mets on Wednesday night. Ervin Santana was strong through six innings but things fell apart in the 7th ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  11. Gee Solid in Return, Mets Beat Braves 4-1

    NEW YORK -- NEW YORK -- David Wright ignited a tiebreaking rally in the seventh inning with a hustle double, Travis d'Arnaud gave Dillon Gee some cushion with a two-run drive later ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 days ago 442 reads 0 comments

  12. Gattis Takes First Steps Toward Return from DL

    NEW YORK — Braves catcher Evan Gattis warmed up the pitcher between innings Tuesday and did some running and throwing Wednesday, his first tangible steps toward returning from ...

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  13. Gosselin, G-Braves Bats Silence Syracuse Late

    An aggressive showing from the top half of the Gwinnett Braves ' order was enough to survive an offensive showcase by both teams Tuesday night...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 days ago 44 reads 0 comments

  14. More Firsts for Davidson

    By his standards, Braxton Davidson has gotten off to a slow start for the Gulf Coast League (Fla.) Braves ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 2 days ago 262 reads 0 comments

  15. Braves Lose, Fall Back into Tie for 1st with Nats

    NEW YORK – Two days after Julio Teheran was named a first-time National League All-Star, the Braves ace got whacked by the Mets and outpitched by a rookie who mowed down Atlanta hitters whenever they threatened to score...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  16. Teheran Struggles as Braves Lose on Road

    The Braves All-Star pitcher had one of the worst games of his career as the Braves dropped their third straight...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 3 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  17. Gonzalez Calls Umps' Ruling 'one of the Worst Calls I've Seen'

    The first season of major league baseball's new video replay system has drawn plenty of complaints and second-guessing, and Monday night was the Braves ' turn to step to the front and center of a replay controversy...

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  18. Debate: Which Braves Are Under Most 2nd Half Pressure?

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 days ago 1,311 reads 8 comments

  19. Gattis Not Likely to Come off DL Immediately After Break

    Braves slugger Evan Gattis hasn't been cleared to resume any baseball activities and likely won't be ready to come off the disabled list immediately after the All-Star break, manager Fredi Gonzalez said...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 199 reads 0 comments

  20. Braves Crafting Campaign to Boost J-Up in Final Vote

    NEW YORK -- There was no reason for the Braves to panic when they learned Justin Upton would be a part of this year's Final Vote Sponsored by Experian...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 days ago 80 reads 0 comments

  21. New Braves Stadium Faces Bond Hurdles

    MARIETTA, GA – It's one of the biggest hurdles for the $622-million new Atlanta Braves stadium, set to open in Cobb County in 2017...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  22. Fredi Gonzalez Ejected After Umps Overturn Possible Neighborhood Play

    According to the rules of the new instant replay system, the neighborhood play at second base is not reviewable. It's about safety more than anything...

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  23. Chances of Possible Atlanta Braves Trades Actually Happening

    Even with a disappointing showing on the National League All-Star Game roster, the Atlanta Braves are feeling good...

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  24. D-Backs End Braves' Win Streak at Nine Games

    The Diamondbacks ended the Braves ' major-league best winning streak at nine games with a 3-1 victory Sunday at Turner Field...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 104 reads 0 comments

  25. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 14

    It was a bad week for Atlanta Braves pitching prospects, as pretty much every one of them on our watch list got shelled. The batters fared better, and one of them even got promoted to the majors...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 4 days ago 2,409 reads 0 comments