1. Freeman, Olivera Will Begin Their Rehab Stints

    The plan is to have Freeman, who was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Aug. 4 after suffering a strained oblique against the Giants , play five innings in his first game and increase his workload from there...

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  2. Swisher's Former Cleveland Indians Teammates: Shut Up, Bro

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 months ago 94 reads 0 comments

  3. Can Maybin-Bourn Outfield Coexist?

    With the Atlanta Braves acquiring Michael Bourn in a well-executed trade with the Cleveland Indians by President of Baseball Operations John Hart, Atlanta now has two starting centerfielders on its roster...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 10 months ago 97 reads 0 comments

  4. Braves Need to Show More Appreciation for Andruw Jones

    Discussions of the Braves teams of the '90s usually — and justifiably — center around the Hall of Fame pitching and the soon-to-be Hall of Famer Chipper Jones...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 10 months ago 49 reads 0 comments

  5. Those Former Braves Aren't Yet Loving L.A.

    Alex Wood has made two starts for the Dodgers , neither great, neither awful. In the first, he yielded four earned runs and 10 base runners over 6 1/3 innings in a 6-2 loss to the Phillies ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 10 months ago 35 reads 0 comments

  6. Marlins vs Braves Final Score: Atlanta Bats Fall Silent in Loss

    After scoring a combined 22 runs in the first three games of the series, Atlanta 's offense came crashing back to earth in a 4-1 loss Sunday afternoon to the Miami Marlins ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 24 reads 0 comments

  7. Markakis, Newcomer Swisher Come Through in Win

    On alumni weekend, the Braves coincidentally ran out their oldest lineup of the season Saturday. And it was old dudes who came through with some of the biggest hits against the Miami Marlins , a needed punching bag for Atlanta this season...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 10 months ago 38 reads 0 comments

  8. Michael Bourn in New Territory in Atlanta

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  9. Lineup: Simmons Returns; Swisher, Bourn Debut

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  10. Markakis Sparks 4-Run 7th as Braves Beat Marlins, 6-3

    Much was made of the fact he didn't hit a home run for the Braves until July 20, but veteran Nick Markakis has been one of their steadiest hitters all season, particularly in pressure situations...

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  11. Swisher, Bourn to Be in Uniform Saturday

    As the Braves spend another two weeks waiting for Olivera to recover from a hamstring strain, they'll continue using Adonis Garcia as the their third baseman within a lineup that will likely include both Swisher and Bourn on Saturday night...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 84 reads 0 comments

  12. Braves Top Prospect Albies Sidelined by Fractured Thumb

    Top Braves shortstop prospect Ozzie Albies has a fractured thumb that will sideline him for the last month of the season at low Single-A Rome...

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  13. Hector Olivera Could Join Braves in About 2 Weeks

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 175 reads 0 comments

  14. Swisher, Bourn to Be in Uniform Saturday

    # Braves will have Bourn & Swisher in uniform Saturday, Swish (knee) ready to come off DL. He could play some 1B...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  15. Report: Braves Expect Olivera in Majors in 10-14 Days

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  16. Making Sense of Atlanta Braves' Strange Trade for Nick Swisher, Michael Bourn

    The Atlanta Braves making a headline-grabbing trade? After all they've done in the last few months, odds are you're not surprised to hear that. Rather, if you're surprised by anything, it's the nature of the Braves' latest swap...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 months ago 52,669 reads 45 comments

  17. Atlanta Braves Top Marlins 9-8 in the Rain

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  18. Perez's Single in 8th Lifts Braves Past Marlins 9-8

    Eury Perez drove in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and Nick Markakis had three RBI to help the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 9-8 on Thursday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 10 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  19. Simmons Hopeful He Can Return This Weekend

    Braves shortstop Andrelton Simmons' absence from the starting lineup extended to Thursday's game against the Marlins , as he missed a fifth straight start due to a bruised thumb...

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  20. Fredi: 'Chance' Simmons Returns This Weekend

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  21. Braves Revenue Fell $14 Million in the First Half of 2015

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  22. Braves Can't Solve Bumgarner in 6-1 Loss to Giants

    The Braves had no answer for Madison Bumgarner tonight. The Giants lefty held the Braves to seven hits and a single run as he and his team leave town with a 6-1 win. .....

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  23. Giants 6, Braves 1

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  24. Chris Johnson: Master of the 'Total Head Spasm'

    So far as I can tell, Chris Johnson seems a nice enough guy. He answers questions in a thoughtful manner, and he does so without growling: If you're a member of the media, that makes him a nice enough guy...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 30 reads 0 comments

  25. Braves' Markakis Has Been Quiet Leader and 'ultimate...

    Before signing with the Braves last winter, Nick Markakis spent nine years with Baltimore, and in each of the first six of those seasons the Orioles lost at least 92 games and finished at least 27 games out of first place...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 10 months ago 26 reads 0 comments