1. Braves Need to Be Thrifty as Deadline Approaches

    Like many other legitimate postseason contenders, the Braves have a few areas they would like to improve before heading into this season's stretch run...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 495 reads 0 comments

  2. Maddux's Hall Speech Filled with Gratitude, Humor

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- While serving as his teammate in Atlanta , Tom Glavine watched Greg Maddux prepare for more than 350 starts, many of which took place in the midst of the pressure-packed postseason...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 118 reads 0 comments

  3. Santana, Gattis lead Braves to win over Padres

    Ervin Santana threw eight scoreless innings, Evan Gattis homered for the first time in more than a month and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Diego Padres 2-0 on Monday...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  4. Braves Catcher Laird Shows Worth Behind Plate

    Braves backup catcher Gerald Laird is on a seven-game hitting streak, raising his batting average from .209 to .243 over the stretch, and that's a bonus for a team that needs all the offensive production it can get...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  5. Atlanta Braves' Prospects All at GM Frank Wren's Disposal for Trade Deadline

    The idea of an untouchable prospect runs rampant throughout sports, baseball included. It is an utterly idiotic belief to succumb to...

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  6. Andrelton Simmons Makes Yet Another Impossible Play

    Andrelton Simmons put another entry in his ridiculous, ever-growing defensive highlight reel with this slick bare-handed play during today's game against the Padres .....

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  7. Jason Heyward Leaves Game with Back Injury

    Braves right fielder Jason Heyward left this afternoon's game what the team is calling lower back soreness...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  8. Braves Remove Heyward in 4th with Back Soreness

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  9. Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: Latest on David Price, B. J. Upton and More

    With the race in the National League East tighter than ever, the Atlanta Braves need to make a move or two to shore up some holes on their roster. Luckily, a few deals might be in the works...

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  10. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 17

    As we’ ve done previously, No. 5 prospect Braxton Davidson will be removed from the watch list because he’s at complex ball in Orlando, where stats don’t really mean that much...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 5 days ago 2,535 reads 3 comments

  11. Braves Need to Be Thrifty as Deadline Approaches

    Like many other legitimate postseason contenders, the Braves have a few areas they would like to improve before heading into this season's stretch run...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 145 reads 0 comments

  12. Maddux's Hall Speech Filled with Gratitude, Humor

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  13. Former Braves Have Range of Emotions

    Many Braves were in attendance at the Baseball Hall of Fame inductions of former teammates Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux and manager Bobby Cox on Sunday...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  14. A Momentous Day for Braves at Hall of Fame Induction

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. – Hank Aaron received the longest ovation among 55 returning Hall of Famers introduced at before Saturday's Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony, and an ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  15. Bench Players Big for Braves in Victory over Padres

    Braves bench players haven't offered much offensive pop this season but they provided key hits during the 8-3 victory over the Padres on Sunday at Turner Field...

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  16. La Stella, Simmons Continue Friendship in Big Leagues

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 186 reads 1 comments

  17. Braves Score 6 Runs in 3rd, Beat Padres 8-3

    Chris Johnson and Ryan Doumit each drove in two runs during Atlanta's six-run third inning and the Braves beat Eric Stults the San Diego Padres 8-3 on Sunday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 140 reads 0 comments

  18. There's a Tiny Grammatical Error on Greg Maddux's HOF Plaque

    The offending passage is "...3,000 strikeouts and less than 1,000 walks." Grammar wonks will tell you that "less" should be used with things that are uncountable, like volume. "There is less space in my apartment" is a correct usage...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 5 days ago 1,148 reads 0 comments

  19. Greg Maddux Had a Running Gag Where He Insulted a Reporter's Mother

    Since he was voted into the Hall of Fame, there's been a bit of a cottage industry of Weirdo Greg Maddux stories and, flood the market, we say; the more Maddux stories the better...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 5 days ago 635 reads 0 comments

  20. Jason Heyward and Evan Gattis Sitting Sunday vs. Padres

    Chicks Dig The Long Ball: BJ Upton 8, La Stella 4, Freeman 3, J Upton 7, Johnson 5, Doumit 9, Laird 2, Simmons 6, Minor 1...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  21. Braves Look at Andrew Miller, Other Lefty Relievers, but Big Moves Unlikely

    The Braves are believed to be looking closely at lefty Andrew Miller of the Red Sox as their prime bullpen target, with some other lefties in the mix...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 142 reads 0 comments

  22. Inductees Feel Nervous Energy for Today's Enshrinement

    COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Listening to the six men who will be inducted today in the National Baseball Hall of Fame's Class of 2014, it is definitely nervous time...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  23. Gonzalez: No Plans to Change Lineup

    Manager Fredi Gonzalez said he has no plans to change the current lineup during the Braves ' post-All-Star Game struggles. That includes moving Tommy La Stella from the No. 2 spot in the batting order...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  24. Gattis' Bases-Loaded Walk a Reason for Encouragement

    Evan Gattis' bases-loaded walk was a sign. Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez was encouraged by the catcher's eighth-inning at-bat in Friday's 5-2 loss to the Padres ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 83 reads 0 comments

  25. Braves call up Gosselin from Triple-A

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