1. 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 7 days ago 8,779 reads 45 comments

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

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  3. 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 8 days ago 154 reads 0 comments

  4. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 8 days ago 94 reads 0 comments

  5. 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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  6. Lee to take on Teheran after Robinson honored

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  7. 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 9 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 9 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  9. 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 9 days ago 7,288 reads 15 comments

  10. 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 9 days ago 1,797 reads 4 comments

  11. 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 9 days ago 15,381 reads 27 comments

  12. 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 9 days ago 134 reads 0 comments

  13. 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...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 10 days ago 329 reads 0 comments

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

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  15. 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 11 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 11 days ago 52 reads 0 comments

  17. 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 11 days ago 300 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 11 days ago 9,348 reads 3 comments

  19. 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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  20. Braves Baseball: Atlanta's Biggest Early Season Surprises and Disappointments

    Just a few weeks into the 2014 Major League Baseball regular season, it is hard to get a grasp on which outcomes are real and which are sure to change. Batters are still well under 100 at-bats for the season...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 11 days ago 6,893 reads 19 comments

  21. Upton Brothers Power Braves to 6-3 Win over Nationals

    ATLANTA - This is the sort of offense the Atlanta Braves envisioned when they acquired brothers B.J. and Justin Upton a year ago.....

    Scott Slocombe Written by Scott Slocombe about 12 days ago 2,606 reads 1 comments

  22. Johnson Can Be Clutch in Clean-Up Spot

    Chris Johnson is no one's conventional clean-up hitter, but the 10-pitch at-bat he put together in the fifth inning Friday night against the Nationals was just what Fredi Gonzalez had in mind when he put Johnson in that fourth spot...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 12 days ago 113 reads 0 comments

  23. Andrelton Simmons (Wrist) Returns Tonight vs. Nationals

    # Braves lineup: Heyward 9, BJ Upton 8, Freeman 3, C Johnson 5, J Upton 7, Uggla 4, Gattis 2, Simmons 6, Wood 1...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 12 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  24. Extra-Inning Win Extra Special for Justin Upton

    Jordan Schafer scored from first base on Justin Upton's bloop single to right field with two outs in the 10th inning, giving the Atlanta Braves a 7-6 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 13 days ago 803 reads 0 comments

  25. Simmons Expected Back Saturday vs. Nationals

    Andrelton Simmons' sore right wrist had improved on Friday, but manager Fredi Gonzalez wanted to give him one more day to rest before getting his dynamic shortstop back in the Braves lineup...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 13 days ago 104 reads 0 comments