1. 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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  2. Avilan Leaves with Hamstring Cramp

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  3. Avilan Exits vs. Mets with Apparent Leg Injury

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  4. Video: Braves Honor Hank Aaron Before Home Opener

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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. Report: Reliever Gearrin to Have Tommy John Surgery

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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 ...

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  10. 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.....

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  11. 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.....

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  12. 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...

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  13. 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.....

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  14. 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)...

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  15. 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...

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  16. Floyd, Minor Make Rehab Starts

    In his first rehab start with the Gwinnett Braves , right-hander Gavin Floyd worked 1.1 innings, allowing two hits and two earned runs on Thursday night at Durham Bulls Athletic Park...

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  17. Chipper Jones on State of the Braves, NL East Race and Retirement

    Atlanta is in a tough position to start 2014. Kris Medlen's going to miss the entire season and Brandon Beachy's now out for the year too. The Braves ' staple has always been pitching...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 17 days ago 80 reads 0 comments

  18. Freddy Garcia Receiving Minor League Offers

    Following his release from the Braves , right-hander Freddy Garcia has received multiple minor league offers, including one from the Rangers , according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sport (on Twitter)...

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  19. Braves Baseball: Breaking Down Atlanta's Top 10 Prospects to Start 2014 Season

    At the start of the 2014 MLB season, the Atlanta Braves have high expectations surrounding them. Despite a plethora of injuries to starting pitchers, Atlanta is one of the favorites to win the NL East and make the playoffs in the National League ...

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  20. Kimbrel Inching Closer to Smoltz's Saves Record

    Braves closer Craig Kimbrel looked to be near near-midseason form in his season debut Tuesday, striking out all three batters in the ninth inning of a 5-2 win against the Brewers ...

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  21. Braves Claim Pedro Beato off of Waivers from Reds

    The Braves have claimed reliever Pedro Beato off of waivers from the Reds , tweets David O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal Constitution...

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  22. Braves keep eye on Minor, Floyd, Santana

    Some of the Atlanta Braves ' most important pitching performances this week will come in the minor leagues.....

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  23. Johnson's Solo Shot

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  24. Uggla's Early Results Cause for Optimism in Braves Clubhouse

    It wasn't the two doubles that Dan Uggla had in Tuesday's win against the Brewers as much as the number of balls he hit hard in the first two games, after doing the same throughout spring training...

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  25. Freeman, Heyward Power Braves Past Brewers 5-2

    Freddie Freeman hit a pair of solo home runs and Jason Heyward added a two-run shot to back a solid outing by Alex Wood and power the Atlanta Braves to a 5-2 victory over the Brewers on Tuesday night...

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