1. Braves Stadium Plan Faces Critical Vote on Tuesday

    The Cobb Board of Commissioners plans to vote Tuesday on a rezoning to allow the Atlanta Braves to build the planned $672 million stadium and $400 million mixed-used development near Cumberland Mall, reports Marietta Daily Journal...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 15 days ago 789 reads 0 comments

  2. Atlanta Braves' Trade Deadline Big Board: Ranking the Top Targets

    It is becoming harder and harder to differentiate between buyers and sellers at the trade deadline in Major League Baseball. Through early July, everyone assumed the likes of Boston and Tampa Bay would be ditching assets left and right...

    Todd Salem Written by Todd Salem about 16 days ago 10,068 reads 16 comments

  3. Braves Ironing Out Rotation Plan After All-Star Break

    CHICAGO — The Braves haven't finalized their starting-rotation order coming out of the four-day All-Star break that begins Monday, but manager Fredi Gonzalez was sure it would ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 16 days ago 688 reads 0 comments

  4. Foul Ball Lawsuit Against Atlanta Braves Moves Forward

    The Georgia Court of Appeals has declined to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the Atlanta Braves by the father of a 6-year-old girl whose skull was shattered by a foul ball...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 16 days ago 1,384 reads 0 comments

  5. Stock Up, Stock Down for Atlanta Braves' Top 10 Prospects for Week 15

    It was an average week for the Braves prospects we’re watching. There were some good performances and some not-so-good performances. Such are the ups and downs of the minor league season...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 17 days ago 1,421 reads 0 comments

  6. Kimbrel, Freeman, Teheran Named All-Stars

    ATLANTA -- Craig Kimbrel and Freddie Freeman will be present to help Julio Teheran make the most of his first All-Star Game experience...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 days ago 1,121 reads 0 comments

  7. Johnson Helps Braves Surge into All-Star Break

    CHICAGO -- Most players can't wait for the All-Star break, but Chris Johnson probably isn't in that group right now...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 days ago 466 reads 0 comments

  8. Atlanta Braves Blast Chicago Cubs with Another Offensive Outburst

    There's something to be said for finishing on a high note. The Atlanta Braves did just that with their sizable win on Sunday afternoon against the Chicago Cubs . After almost a full week, the Braves also finally notched a series win...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 17 days ago 388 reads 0 comments

  9. Johnson's HR Helps Braves Beat Cubs 10-7

    Chris Johnson had three hits, including his third homer in two days, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Chicago Cubs 10-7 on Sunday...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 17 days ago 602 reads 0 comments

  10. Braves Suspend Uggla for a Game, Add Gosselin

    ATLANTA -- The Braves announced shortly before Sunday's contest against the Cubs that they suspended infielder Dan Uggla for one game...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 17 days ago 1,234 reads 0 comments

  11. Johnson Hits 2 HRs, Minor Homers, Braves Beat Cubs

    CHICAGO -- Chris Johnson homered twice and pitcher Mike Minor hit his second career home run, leading the Atlanta Braves over the Chicago Cubs 11-6 on Saturday...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 18 days ago 792 reads 0 comments

  12. Ruggiano Single Lifts Cubs Past Braves 5-4

    CHICAGO -- Justin Ruggiano hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning Friday that sent the Chicago Cubs over the Atlanta Braves 5-4...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 19 days ago 389 reads 0 comments

  13. Gattis Progressing, Begins Taking Swings

    The Braves got more encouraging news on Evan Gattis when the injured catcher was cleared to start doing some baseball activities and was to spend Friday afternoon taking some swings during a light workout at Single-A Rome...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 19 days ago 405 reads 0 comments

  14. Arrieta No Stranger to Leading Starting Rotation

    When Jake Arrieta takes the mound on Friday against the Braves at Wrigley Field, it'll be the second time he suits up as the Cubs ' ace since Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel were both packaged in a trade to Oakland ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 19 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  15. Justin Upton Finishes 3rd in NL Fans' Vote for All-Star Game

    ATLANTA -- The Braves fell short of adding a fourth player to the All-Star team on Thursday, as Justin Upton didn't get enough fan votes to earn the final spot on the National League roster...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 19 days ago 640 reads 0 comments

  16. Playing Trade or Keep with the Braves' Top Prospects in Trade Season

    The Atlanta Braves minor league system is currently a weak one, with very few top-flight prospects. Much of that system depletion is because of top prospects graduating to the major leagues in recent years...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 20 days ago 1,850 reads 1 comments

  17. How Freddie Freeman Lives with the Pressures of New Mega-Contract

    Earlier this week, Bleacher Report had an exclusive opportunity to speak with Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 20 days ago 13,129 reads 14 comments

  18. Harang Shuts Down Mets to Avert 4-Game Sweep

    NEW YORK -- Aaron Harang and the rest of the Atlanta Braves knew they couldn't let this one slip away. Not after dropping the first three of a four-game series with the New York Mets , and losing four in a row overall...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 days ago 596 reads 0 comments

  19. Justin Upton Gets All-Star Push from Model Kate Upton

    If Chesapeake's Justin Upton gets voted into next week's MLB All-Star Game, some of the credit might belong to super model Kate Upton...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 20 days ago 566 reads 0 comments

  20. Scouting Report for Atlanta Braves' Prospect in the 2014 Futures Game

    On July 15, MLB 's 2014 All-Star Futures Game will showcase the talents of MLB prospects and potential stars. For most fans, this is the first glimpse they'll get of a top prospect in their team's farm system who they may have only read about...

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about 21 days ago 2,298 reads 2 comments

  21. Braves' Offense Struggles Again in Road Loss

    NEW YORK – Braves starter Ervin Santana was pitching superbly through six innings Wednesday night against the Mets , then gave up three runs including a two-run homer in the seventh...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 days ago 180 reads 0 comments

  22. Santana Strong, but Braves Drop 4th Straight

    The Braves dropped their 4th straight game overall as they lost 4-1 to the Mets on Wednesday night. Ervin Santana was strong through six innings but things fell apart in the 7th ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 days ago 105 reads 0 comments

  23. Gee Solid in Return, Mets Beat Braves 4-1

    NEW YORK -- NEW YORK -- David Wright ignited a tiebreaking rally in the seventh inning with a hustle double, Travis d'Arnaud gave Dillon Gee some cushion with a two-run drive later ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 21 days ago 665 reads 0 comments

  24. Gattis Takes First Steps Toward Return from DL

    NEW YORK — Braves catcher Evan Gattis warmed up the pitcher between innings Tuesday and did some running and throwing Wednesday, his first tangible steps toward returning from ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 21 days ago 206 reads 0 comments

  25. Gosselin, G-Braves Bats Silence Syracuse Late

    An aggressive showing from the top half of the Gwinnett Braves ' order was enough to survive an offensive showcase by both teams Tuesday night...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 21 days ago 81 reads 0 comments