1. Braves Make $15.3M Qualifying Offer to Santana

    The Braves announced that they have officially made a one-year, $15.3MM qualifying offer to right-hander Ervin Santana, who will now have a week to accept or decline the offer...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 454 reads 0 comments

  2. 5 Dream Free-Agent Pickups for the Atlanta Braves

    With the Hot Stove League officially beginning with the conclusion of the World Series last week, it’s time to take a look at some free-agent options for the Atlanta Braves ...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 1 month ago 4,001 reads 2 comments

  3. Santana Expected to Get Qualifying Offer from Braves

    ATLANTA -- The Braves have informed right-hander Ervin Santana he will receive a qualifying offer, according to a source familiar with the situation...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 428 reads 0 comments

  4. Happy 40th Anniversary: Braves Trade Hank Aaron to Brewers

    For the luminous Hank Aaron, the year 1974 was notably mostly because on April 8 he broke Babe Ruth's all-time record by clouting his 715th career home run. Some seven months later, 1974 would become notable for a different reason...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 895 reads 0 comments

  5. Former GM Wren Wants Mulligan for B.J. Upton Deal

    Nearly two years after Frank Wren signed B.J. Upton to the richest free-agent contract in franchise history, the former Atlanta Braves general manager wishes he never recruited the struggling talent...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 2,177 reads 0 comments

  6. Alex Wood on Alex Wood: Chatting with the Braves' Breakout Starter

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 10 reads 0 comments

  7. Braves Simmons, Heyward Win Prestigious Defensive Awards

    Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons and right fielder Jason Heyward were named Fielding Bible Award winners as the best defensive player in the major leagues at their respective positions Thursday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 16 reads 0 comments

  8. Braves 'pen: Bridge to Kimbrel Got Shaky in '14

    If the Braves ' bullpen was viewed as erratic or somewhat disappointing in 2014, it probably reflected as much about the lofty standards set by recent Atlanta bullpens as it did about the way this one performed...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 9 reads 0 comments

  9. Atlanta Braves Offseason Tracker: Hottest Free-Agency News, Trade Rumors

    The Atlanta Braves are coming off a disappointing finish to the 2014 season, so the front office will be looking for a way to improve the club enough this winter to get to the postseason next year...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 58,647 reads 29 comments

  10. Atlanta Braves' 5 Most Tradeable Assets for the 2014-15 Offseason

    As the 2014 MLB season has come to an end, we can officially begin the 2014-15 offseason. This has already been a busy offseason for the Braves , as they fired general manager ...

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about 1 month ago 13,450 reads 19 comments

  11. Braves' Starting-Rotation Plans Could Hinge on Santana

    The Braves went from 96 wins and a division title in 2013 to 79 wins and out of the playoffs in 2014, but it was through no fault of their starting pitchers...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 8,177 reads 0 comments

  12. Would a Big Free Agent Pitcher Be Worth It?

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 17 reads 0 comments

  13. The Case for Trading... Anybody.

    Over the past few weeks, we've taken a close look at the pros/cons for trading various members of the Atlanta Braves during this off-season.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 21 reads 0 comments

  14. Setting Odds for Braves to Achieve Each of Their Expected Offseason Goals

    The Atlanta Braves ' front office is just now exiting a state of extreme flux—possibly the biggest upheaval of the organizational hierarchy since Bobby Cox and John Schuerholz rebuilt the franchise in the early '90s...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 1 month ago 6,876 reads 13 comments

  15. New Hitting Coach Seitzer Discusses His Approach

    Kevin Seitzer certainly was not at a loss for words when he was introduced as the Braves ' new hitting coach on Monday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 2,470 reads 0 comments

  16. Supreme Court Set Hearing for Stadium Challengers

     Challengers to both the Falcons and Braves stadium financing deals have been granted hearings before the Georgia Supreme Court in which they'll argue against local plans to issue taxpayer-backed bonds for stadium construction...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 627 reads 1 comments

  17. Simmons, Heyward, J. Upton Are Gold Glove Finalists

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 262 reads 0 comments

  18. Braves' Infielders Had Big Part in Offensive Collapse

    Freeman, Johnson, Simmons all got long-term contract extensions last year, with Freeman (eight years, $135 million) and Simmons.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 6 reads 0 comments

  19. Braves Hire Kevin Seitzer as Hitting Coach

    Kevin Seitzer has been hired to serve as the Braves hitting coach. The club could make an official announcement on Monday.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 1,046 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Braves Hire Kevin Seitzer as Hitting Coach

    The # Braves have hired Kevin Seitzer as their new hitting coach. An official announcement could be made as early as today.....

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 1 month ago 47 reads 0 comments

  21. Projecting What the Atlanta Braves' Rotation Will Look Like in 2015

    The biggest bright spot for the 2014 Atlanta Braves was their pitching, especially their starting pitching...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 1 month ago 13,457 reads 11 comments

  22. Atlanta Braves Name John Hart as President of Baseball Operations

    During a trip to Kansas City for Game 1 of the World Series, John Schuerholz was at a cocktail party with members of the Commissioner's office, owners and other baseball executives and one topic continued to come up...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 660 reads 0 comments

  23. 5 Impact Prospects Who Could Make Atlanta Braves' 2015 Roster

    Atlanta Braves fans are still waiting to see who the next general manager of the organization will be and the direction the team will go this offseason. One thing the next general manager will need to evaluate is what prospects can help him in 2015..

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about 2 months ago 4,766 reads 2 comments

  24. Will a Fresh Perspective Elude Braves? | Jeff Schultz Blog

    It was clear to anybody who spoke to John Hart on the day the Braves fired general manager Frank Wren that he did not want the job...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 637 reads 0 comments

  25. John Hart Named Braves President of Baseball Operations

    The Atlanta Braves are set to continue restructuring their front office by naming John Hart as the President of Baseball Operations. The team is still expected to hire a separate general manager after letting Frank Wren go near the end of the season..

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 7,996 reads 9 comments