1. Heyward Homer off His Friend Wheeler

    When Jason Heyward took the batter's box for an 11-pitch showdown with Zack Wheeler which ended in a leadoff home run Wednesday night, the two had a little more history than you'd think...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 29 reads 0 comments

  2. Braves' Freddie Freeman Has Confidence to Spare

    Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman is 24 years old, coming off a 2013 in which he made the All-Star team and finished fifth in the NL MVP balloting, batting .407/.515/.704 on the young season and set to make $135 million over the next eight years...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 6 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  3. Ervin Santana's Smooth Debut Proves He Belongs on Baseball's Best Starting Staff

    When the Atlanta Braves signed Ervin Santana halfway through spring training, there were big expectations for the would-be ace pitcher...

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  4. Video: Simmons Fires to 1B off One Knee

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  5. Braves Baseball: Grading Atlanta's Offseason Acquisitions

    A week of play is in the books for the 2014 season, and the Atlanta Braves sit in the midst of a tight division race. Of course, not even midway through April, teams' records hardly matter...

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  6. Lineup: B.J. Upton out Tonight vs. Mets

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  7. Santana Heads into Braves Debut Prepared

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  8. Braves' Santana to Make Season Debut

    Ervin Santana is slated to make his first start for the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday against the New York Mets .....

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  9. Bud Selig, the Braves Still Think Hank Aaron Is the All-Time Home Run Leader

    Last I checked 762 > 755, but don't tell that to the Commissioner of Baseball or anyone associated with the Atlanta Braves .....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  10. Avilan Says Hamstring Cramp Not Serious

    Braves reliever Luis Avilan had to leave Tuesday's game in the seventh inning with a left hamstring cramp, after diving out of the way of a piece of a broken bat, but he said after the game he expected to be fine to go on Wednesday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 7 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  11. Avilan Exits vs. Mets with Hamstring Injury

    The beleaguered Atlanta Braves pitching staff took another hit last night when top setup man Luis Avilan left the Mets game with a left hamstring cramp, reports David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...

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  12. Avilan Leaves with Hamstring Cramp

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  13. Avilan Exits vs. Mets with Apparent Leg Injury

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  14. Video: Braves Honor Hank Aaron Before Home Opener

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  15. Video: Braves Honor Hank Aaron Before Home Opener

    As we covered earlier in this very space, Tuesday marked the 40th anniversary of Hank Aaron hitting his 715th home run -- breaking Babe Ruth's longstanding record...

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  16. Braves' Gearrin Headed for Tommy John Surgery

    Reliever Cory Gearrin received three opinions on his right elbow and all confirmed that he had an ulnar collateral ligament tear and would require season-ending Tommy John operation, the Braves reliever said Tuesday...

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  17. Report: Reliever Gearrin to Have Tommy John Surgery

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  18. Atlanta Braves' Top Prospects at Each Position

    As the minor league season begins let’s take a look at the Braves prospect depth at each position. Atlanta uses its minor league system as much as any other major league team...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 8 days ago 3,192 reads 4 comments

  19. Playing Patience or Panic on Atlanta Braves' 5 Worst Early Slumps

    The first week of the 2014 MLB season is in the books, with the Atlanta Braves (4-2) taking two of three in both series against the Milwaukee Brewers and Washington Nationals ...

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about 8 days ago 5,088 reads 24 comments

  20. Aaron's 715th homer still resonates 40 years later

    The debate over Babe Ruth's "Called Shot" in Chicago's Wrigley Field -- did he or didn't he? -- never will be resolved definitively.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  21. Uggla Working on Implementing Adjustments

    Braves second baseman Dan Uggla opened some eyes during Spring Training when he said he had set a goal to strike out fewer than 120 times this season.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  22. Braves' Heyward Plays Through Neck Spasms

    There was a blank space at the top of the Braves lineup when it was scrawled onto the dry-erase board in the visitor's clubhouse Sunday morning, but Jason Heyward let manager Freddie Gonzalez know that his name should be filled in there...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  23. Santana's Braves Debut Set for Wednesday vs. Mets

    Ervin Santana is set for his Braves debut at Turner Field on Wednesday when the former American League All-Star faces against the Mets in the second game of a six-game homestand.....

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  24. Minor Likely to Join Braves Rotation April 23 or April 25

    A couple of weeks after Ervin Santana joins the starting rotation, and Braves expect to further bolster that unit by bringing left-hander Mike Minor off the disabled list for his debut April 23 or April 25 (the Braves are off April 24)...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 577 reads 0 comments

  25. Braves Chase Strasburg in Win over Nats

    Julio Teheran allowed two runs in seven solid innings and had two hits, and Atlanta knocked out Stephen Strasburg in the fifth inning, as the Braves beat the Washington Nationals 6-2 on Saturday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 11 days ago 1,437 reads 0 comments