1. Aaron Harang: No No-Hitter, but What an April!

    I know why Fredi Gonzalez did it. He'd gotten a fourth great start from Aaron Harang, who might not have a big-league job if the elbows of Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy hadn't come ...

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  2. Adjustment Gets Gattis Back to 'Being Me' at Plate

    It wasn't just Evan Gattis' four-hit game Wednesday at Philly, or his three homers in two games, that caused Freddie Freeman to gush a bit over the catcher's recent offensive performance...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 16 hours ago 156 reads 0 comments

  3. Elite Contact Skills of Andrelton Simmons

    On Thursday, Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons struck out for the first time in 2014. It was his 52nd plate appearance of the season, and A.J. Burnett of the Phillies got him to chase a four-seamer...

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  4. Young to return to lineup vs. Harang, Braves

    Chris Young is ready to get his season started. A right quadriceps injury kept him out of the Mets ' lineup for nearly three weeks, but he will finally retake his place in New York's lineup on Friday against Atlanta ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 hours ago 2 reads 0 comments

  5. Wood Throws Complete Game, Rues His Failed Bunt in 1-0 Loss

    Former Braves pitchers Tim Hudson, Tom Glavine, Greg Maddux and John Smoltz often spoke of the importance of being able to handle the bat, to consistently get a bunt down and move a runner over...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  6. Atlanta Braves Tighten Gun Policy at Turner Field

    The Atlanta Braves will no longer allow some off-duty police officers to carry guns at Turner Field, which has prompted objections.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 21 hours ago 3 reads 0 comments

  7. Is the Atlanta Braves Rotation for Real or Simply Overachieving?

    The first blow came in the offseason when, after nine years, Tim Hudson signed with the San Francisco Giants , leaving the Atlanta Braves without their presumptive ace and without ...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 22 hours ago 5,618 reads 23 comments

  8. Debate: Who's Been Braves' Biggest Disappointment so Far?

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  9. Braves Shortstop Focused on Hits, Not Avoiding Whiffs

    PHILADELPHIA – When Andrelton Simmons tripled and homered for the second consecutive game Monday, the Braves shortstop also did something he'd done in every previous game this season...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 days ago 118 reads 0 comments

  10. Teheran Outduels Lee as Braves Shut out Phils

    Teheran (3-1) retired his first 12 batters before Ryan Howard led off the bottom of the fifth with an infield single. The 23-year-old righty struck out four and got 14 outs on flyballs in his first complete game in 38 career starts...

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  11. Craig Kimbrel Throws, Says His Shoulder Feels 'Great'

    Braves closer Craig Kimbrel was unavailable to pitch on Monday because of soreness in his right shoulder. But it's apparently only a minor thing.....

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  12. Lee to take on Teheran after Robinson honored

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  13. Kimbrel Has Sore Shoulder; He and Braves Say It's Not Serious

    The Braves got a decisive ninth-inning grand slam from Dan Uggla to extend their winning streak to four games Monday, but enthusiasm across Braves Country was tempered by news from ...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  14. Braves Reshuffle Rotation After Rainout

    In case you haven't heard, Atlanta 's game tonight against the Phillies has been cancelled due to inclement weather...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 3 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  15. How Freddie Freeman Is Becoming One of MLB's Biggest Offensive Forces

    In early February of this year, after a mostly quiet offseason, the Atlanta Braves surprised the baseball world by signing their young first baseman Freddie Freeman to an eight-year, $135 million contract...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 3 days ago 6,701 reads 13 comments

  16. Atlanta Braves' Biggest Early-Season Surprises and Disappointments

    The Atlanta Braves are a streaky team, so naturally they will pull off a thrilling comeback (Monday night) while mixing in some clunkers (two shutout losses)...

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about 3 days ago 1,720 reads 4 comments

  17. UTK: Craig Kimbrel Latest Atlanta Braves Pitcher with Arm Issues

    The season hasn't started well for the Atlanta Braves . Before they even got to Opening Day, they'd lost two of their starters (Kris Medlen and Brandon Beachy ) to Tommy John surgery...

    Will  Carroll Written by Will Carroll about 3 days ago 12,222 reads 27 comments

  18. Tuesday's Phillies-Braves Game Postponed Due to Weather

    Tuesday's game between the Phillies and Braves has been postponed due to weather conditions in the area. First pitch had been scheduled for 7:05 p.m...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 116 reads 0 comments

  19. Craig Kimbrel Was Unavailable Monday Due to a Sore Shoulder

    After Dan Uggla put the Braves ahead of the Phillies in the top of the ninth this evening in Philadelphia with a grand slam off Jake Diekman, David Carpenter — not Craig Kimbrel — came out to finish off the victory...

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  20. Kimbrel Day-to-Day with Sore Right Shoulder

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  21. Altchek to perform Gearrin's TJ surgery Wednesday

    Braves reliever Cory Gearrin will have his Tommy John surgery Wednesday in New York. Mets team physician Dr. David Altchek will perform the operation.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  22. Simplifying Pays off for J. Upton

    Three days ago, Braves hitting coach Greg Walker told Justin Upton he wanted him to simplify the work he did before a game...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 47 reads 0 comments

  23. Mike Rizzo Says the Nationals Are Better Than the Braves

    I have no idea what the Nationals ' obsession is with saying they're better than the Braves while getting their butts handed to them in mid-April series, but they've gone and done it again...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 5 days ago 253 reads 0 comments

  24. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 2

    Throughout the 2014 season we’ll keep tabs on the Atlanta Braves ’ top prospects, tracking their progress from week to week. As prospects graduate to the major leagues we’ll remove them from the prospect list...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 5 days ago 9,235 reads 3 comments

  25. Upton, Freeman Homer as Atlanta Braves Sweep Nationals

    ATLANTA — Freddie Freeman insists the Atlanta Braves have no special insight when playing the Washington Nationals ...

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